Period
to 22 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 6 months to 22 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South East
6 months to
22 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 256 244 250
Rank change year-on-year -12 +6 +30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 331 466 544
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.15% 1.32% 1.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.40% 6.33% 6.31%
Number of salaries quoted 289 407 420
South East median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £35,750 £34,000 £32,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £62,500
England median annual salary £50,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.00% +5.26% +5.56%

Cisco ASA is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 5173 7363 8622
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 17.94% 20.93% 20.38%
Number of salaries quoted 4147 5884 6948
South East median annual salary £42,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.56% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £24,250 £26,250 £24,425
90th Percentile £66,250 £67,500 £67,500
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in the South East

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in the South East.

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in the South East

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in the South East over the 6 months to 22 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in the South East

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the South East region over the 6 months to 22 October 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Thames Valley +18 185 £57,500 +4.55% 5
Berkshire +38 151 £57,500 +4.55% 2
Hampshire +46 70 £42,000 -12.50% 3
Surrey -84 39 £48,250 +7.22% 1
Kent +34 25 £49,000 -32.41%
Oxfordshire +22 18 £43,750 -37.50% 1
Buckinghamshire -25 16 £67,500 +12.50% 2
West Sussex -3 5 £72,500 +52.63%
East Sussex 0 4 £41,500 +22.06%
M4 Corridor - 1 £65,000 -
Home Counties - 1 £60,000 -
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 22 October 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 331 (100.00%) Cisco
2 290 (87.61%) Firewall
3 239 (72.21%) Cisco Certification
4 158 (47.73%) CCNP
4 158 (47.73%) VPN
5 146 (44.11%) WAN
6 142 (42.90%) Juniper
7 139 (41.99%) MPLS
8 125 (37.76%) F5
9 124 (37.46%) CheckPoint
10 118 (35.65%) BGP
11 102 (30.82%) OSPF
12 98 (29.61%) Data Centre
13 95 (28.70%) CCIE
14 93 (28.10%) Palo Alto
15 90 (27.19%) LAN
16 88 (26.59%) VMware
17 86 (25.98%) ITIL
17 86 (25.98%) VLAN
18 82 (24.77%) Cisco PIX
19 81 (24.47%) IPsec
20 80 (24.17%) CCNA
21 79 (23.87%) Load Balancing
22 72 (21.75%) VMware Infrastructure
23 68 (20.54%) TCP/IP
23 68 (20.54%) SSL
24 67 (20.24%) DNS
25 66 (19.94%) Windows
26 65 (19.64%) Network Security
27 63 (19.03%) Wireless

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 44 (13.29%) MS Exchange
2 19 (5.74%) IIS
3 18 (5.44%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2013
5 14 (4.23%) Apache
5 14 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2007
6 12 (3.63%) Tomcat
7 9 (2.72%) Skype for Business
8 3 (0.91%) SharePoint
9 2 (0.60%) Confluence
9 2 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (1.81%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.30%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.30%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.30%) Payment Gateway
Cloud Services
1 34 (10.27%) Amazon AWS
2 33 (9.97%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.63%) SaaS
4 5 (1.51%) Office 365
5 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.91%) IaaS
6 2 (0.60%) Amazon S3
6 2 (0.60%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 290 (87.61%) Firewall
2 158 (47.73%) VPN
3 146 (44.11%) WAN
4 139 (41.99%) MPLS
5 118 (35.65%) BGP
6 102 (30.82%) OSPF
7 90 (27.19%) LAN
8 86 (25.98%) VLAN
9 82 (24.77%) Cisco PIX
10 81 (24.47%) IPsec
11 68 (20.54%) SSL
11 68 (20.54%) TCP/IP
12 67 (20.24%) DNS
13 65 (19.64%) Network Security
14 63 (19.03%) Wireless
15 58 (17.52%) Cisco Nexus
16 39 (11.78%) Ethernet
17 35 (10.57%) DHCP
18 34 (10.27%) VoIP
19 33 (9.97%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (9.06%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (3.63%) MySQL
3 12 (3.63%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (3.63%) SQL Server 2012
4 8 (2.42%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (0.91%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (0.60%) Git (software)
1 2 (0.60%) JIRA
1 2 (0.60%) Team Foundation Server
1 2 (0.60%) TeamCity
1 2 (0.60%) Vagrant
2 1 (0.30%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 38 (11.48%) Finance
2 26 (7.85%) Telecoms
3 21 (6.34%) Digital Economy
4 16 (4.83%) Legal
5 14 (4.23%) Manufacturing
6 12 (3.63%) Back Office
6 12 (3.63%) Electronics
6 12 (3.63%) Marketing
7 10 (3.02%) Retail
8 9 (2.72%) Billing
9 5 (1.51%) Advertising
10 4 (1.21%) Automotive
11 3 (0.91%) Games
12 1 (0.30%) Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.30%) Law
12 1 (0.30%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 165 (49.85%) Network Engineer
2 59 (17.82%) Senior Network Engineer
3 58 (17.52%) Cisco Engineer
4 45 (13.60%) Security Engineer
5 41 (12.39%) Architect
6 40 (12.08%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 39 (11.78%) Network Architect
8 38 (11.48%) Consultant
9 31 (9.37%) Network Security Engineer
10 30 (9.06%) Juniper Engineer
11 23 (6.95%) Administrator
12 21 (6.34%) Systems Administrator
13 20 (6.04%) Network Support
13 20 (6.04%) Technical Consultant
14 19 (5.74%) Network Support Engineer
14 19 (5.74%) Support Engineer
15 18 (5.44%) Design Engineer
15 18 (5.44%) Network Design Engineer
15 18 (5.44%) Senior Consultant
16 17 (5.14%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.21%) 802.1X
2 2 (0.60%) COM+
2 2 (0.60%) CSS
3 1 (0.30%) Middleware
3 1 (0.30%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 98 (29.61%) Data Centre
2 16 (4.83%) Clustering
2 16 (4.83%) Computer Science
3 15 (4.53%) Virtual Team
4 14 (4.23%) Management Information System
4 14 (4.23%) Replication
5 10 (3.02%) PKI
6 9 (2.72%) FlexPod
7 6 (1.81%) Driving Licence
8 5 (1.51%) Machine to Machine
8 5 (1.51%) Security Operations Centre
9 3 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 3 (0.91%) HP Storage
9 3 (0.91%) Internet of Things
9 3 (0.91%) Public Cloud
9 3 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.60%) Analytical Skills
10 2 (0.60%) Linux Command Line
10 2 (0.60%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.60%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 66 (19.94%) Windows
2 50 (15.11%) Linux
3 40 (12.08%) Windows Server
4 33 (9.97%) Windows Server 2012
5 31 (9.37%) Windows Server 2008
6 30 (9.06%) Windows Server 2003
7 15 (4.53%) Unix
8 3 (0.91%) Android
9 2 (0.60%) CentOS
9 2 (0.60%) Kali Linux
9 2 (0.60%) Ubuntu
9 2 (0.60%) Windows 10
9 2 (0.60%) Windows 7
9 2 (0.60%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.30%) Debian
10 1 (0.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.30%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 86 (25.98%) ITIL
2 79 (23.87%) Load Balancing
3 57 (17.22%) Network Monitoring
4 53 (16.01%) Presales
5 50 (15.11%) Network Design
6 42 (12.69%) Migration
7 28 (8.46%) Mentoring
7 28 (8.46%) Service Delivery
8 25 (7.55%) SIEM
9 24 (7.25%) Risk Management
10 23 (6.95%) Kalman Filter
11 22 (6.65%) Change Management
11 22 (6.65%) Incident Management
11 22 (6.65%) Problem Management
12 19 (5.74%) High Availability
13 17 (5.14%) Information Security
13 17 (5.14%) Project Management
13 17 (5.14%) Time Management
14 16 (4.83%) Change Control
14 16 (4.83%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 25 (7.55%) PowerShell
2 12 (3.63%) SQL
3 2 (0.60%) C
4 1 (0.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 239 (72.21%) Cisco Certification
2 158 (47.73%) CCNP
3 95 (28.70%) CCIE
4 80 (24.17%) CCNA
5 40 (12.08%) Security Cleared
6 39 (11.78%) SC Cleared
7 34 (10.27%) JNCIS
8 31 (9.37%) Degree
9 17 (5.14%) CCDP
9 17 (5.14%) DV Cleared
9 17 (5.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 16 (4.83%) MCP
10 16 (4.83%) Microsoft Certification
11 15 (4.53%) MCSE
12 14 (4.23%) CISSP
12 14 (4.23%) MCITP
12 14 (4.23%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
13 10 (3.02%) CCSE
13 10 (3.02%) CISM
14 8 (2.42%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (6.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 19 (5.74%) SLA
3 10 (3.02%) PCI DSS
4 9 (2.72%) QA
5 4 (1.21%) COBIT
5 4 (1.21%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 72 (21.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 60 (18.13%) Active Directory
3 26 (7.85%) Hyper-V
3 26 (7.85%) Terminal Services
4 15 (4.53%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (3.63%) KVM
5 12 (3.63%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (3.63%) XenApp
5 12 (3.63%) XenServer
6 10 (3.02%) Virtual Servers
7 8 (2.42%) VMware NSX
8 7 (2.11%) vSphere
9 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.60%) vCloud
11 1 (0.30%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 28 (8.46%) FortiGate
2 20 (6.04%) vCenter Server
3 19 (5.74%) Cisco Prime
4 16 (4.83%) Backup Exec
5 12 (3.63%) WSUS
5 12 (3.63%) ZABBIX
6 11 (3.32%) Nessus
6 11 (3.32%) Nmap
7 10 (3.02%) SolarWinds Orion
8 7 (2.11%) Cacti
8 7 (2.11%) Nagios
9 6 (1.81%) SCCM
10 3 (0.91%) EMC NetWorker
10 3 (0.91%) Puppet
11 2 (0.60%) Ansible
11 2 (0.60%) NetCrunch
11 2 (0.60%) Opscode Chef
11 2 (0.60%) SCOM
11 2 (0.60%) TrustSec
11 2 (0.60%) vMotion
Vendors
1 331 (100.00%) Cisco
2 142 (42.90%) Juniper
3 125 (37.76%) F5
4 124 (37.46%) CheckPoint
5 93 (28.10%) Palo Alto
6 88 (26.59%) VMware
7 59 (17.82%) Microsoft
8 52 (15.71%) SolarWinds
9 43 (12.99%) HP
10 25 (7.55%) Fortinet
11 24 (7.25%) Brocade
12 22 (6.65%) Citrix
13 19 (5.74%) Dell
14 18 (5.44%) Meraki
14 18 (5.44%) Veeam
15 17 (5.14%) NetScout
16 16 (4.83%) ProCurve
16 16 (4.83%) Veritas
17 15 (4.53%) SonicWALL
18 14 (4.23%) Draytek