Period
to 12 November 2019

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 12 November 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South East
6 months to
12 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 295 327 266
Rank change year-on-year +32 -61 -20
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 216 214 337
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.86% 0.75% 1.12%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.11% 4.80% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 171 165 285
South East median annual salary £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -13.64% +10.00% -
10th Percentile £31,250 £37,500 £36,450
90th Percentile £71,250 £80,000 £73,750
England median annual salary £50,000 £55,000 £51,750
% change year-on-year -9.09% +6.28% +3.50%

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 4,224 4,460 5,295
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 16.78% 15.61% 17.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3,279 3,512 4,238
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £25,000 £24,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £70,000 £66,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

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 12 November 2019.

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 12 November 2019. 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
Surrey +59 60 £40,000 -11.11% 11
Hampshire -24 55 £42,000 -16.00% 5
Thames Valley +47 54 £65,000 +8.33% 11
Berkshire +41 47 £66,250 +6.00% 6
West Sussex +10 31 £47,500 -9.52% 6
Kent -3 7 £60,000 +37.14% 1
Buckinghamshire +5 6 £53,750 -2.27% 5
East Sussex +2 6 £46,250 +8.82% 1
Oxfordshire +18 1 £57,500 +21.05%
Home Counties - 1 £30,000 -
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 12 November 2019, IT jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 216 (100.00%) Cisco
2 162 (75.00%) Firewall
3 147 (68.06%) Cisco Certification
4 111 (51.39%) CCNP
5 108 (50.00%) WAN
6 83 (38.43%) VPN
7 79 (36.57%) LAN
7 79 (36.57%) CCNA
8 76 (35.19%) CheckPoint
9 63 (29.17%) Juniper
10 59 (27.31%) Wireless
11 57 (26.39%) VMware
12 56 (25.93%) OSPF
12 56 (25.93%) BGP
13 54 (25.00%) Data Centre
14 53 (24.54%) Microsoft
15 52 (24.07%) Palo Alto
16 47 (21.76%) DNS
17 46 (21.30%) Network Security
18 43 (19.91%) Security Cleared
19 42 (19.44%) F5
19 42 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
20 41 (18.98%) Network Monitoring
20 41 (18.98%) ITIL
21 37 (17.13%) Azure
22 36 (16.67%) SolarWinds
23 35 (16.20%) TCP/IP
24 33 (15.28%) Linux
24 33 (15.28%) Load Balancing
25 29 (13.43%) JNCIS

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 12 (5.56%) SharePoint
2 9 (4.17%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.93%) IIS
3 2 (0.93%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (5.09%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.31%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.31%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.31%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.93%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 37 (17.13%) Azure
2 21 (9.72%) Office 365
3 9 (4.17%) SaaS
4 7 (3.24%) AWS
5 6 (2.78%) IaaS
6 5 (2.31%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.46%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.46%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 162 (75.00%) Firewall
2 108 (50.00%) WAN
3 83 (38.43%) VPN
4 79 (36.57%) LAN
5 59 (27.31%) Wireless
6 56 (25.93%) BGP
6 56 (25.93%) OSPF
7 47 (21.76%) DNS
8 46 (21.30%) Network Security
9 42 (19.44%) Cisco Nexus
10 35 (16.20%) TCP/IP
11 29 (13.43%) DHCP
11 29 (13.43%) SAN
12 27 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
12 27 (12.50%) MPLS
12 27 (12.50%) VoIP
13 26 (12.04%) VLAN
14 21 (9.72%) IPsec
14 21 (9.72%) iSCSI
14 21 (9.72%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.31%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (1.39%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.46%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (0.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 6 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.46%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (5.56%) Finance
2 11 (5.09%) Public Sector
3 6 (2.78%) Military
4 5 (2.31%) Telecoms
5 4 (1.85%) Electronics
5 4 (1.85%) Law
5 4 (1.85%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.85%) Marketing
5 4 (1.85%) Retail
6 1 (0.46%) Dutch Language
6 1 (0.46%) French Language
Job Titles
1 129 (59.72%) Network Engineer
2 29 (13.43%) NOC Engineer
3 24 (11.11%) Architect
4 21 (9.72%) Network Architect
4 21 (9.72%) Senior Network Engineer
5 20 (9.26%) Security Engineer
6 19 (8.80%) Cisco Engineer
7 17 (7.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 15 (6.94%) Analyst
8 15 (6.94%) Network Security Engineer
9 13 (6.02%) Consultant
10 12 (5.56%) Linux Engineer
11 11 (5.09%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 11 (5.09%) LAN Engineer
12 10 (4.63%) Firewall Engineer
12 10 (4.63%) VMware Engineer
13 9 (4.17%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 8 (3.70%) Juniper Engineer
14 8 (3.70%) Security Consultant
14 8 (3.70%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.31%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.46%) .NET
2 1 (0.46%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.46%) COM+
2 1 (0.46%) Entity Framework
2 1 (0.46%) LINQ
2 1 (0.46%) Middleware
2 1 (0.46%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 54 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 22 (10.19%) Analytical Skills
3 15 (6.94%) Linux Command Line
3 15 (6.94%) Self-Motivation
3 15 (6.94%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 6 (2.78%) EMC VNX
5 4 (1.85%) Management Information System
5 4 (1.85%) Public Cloud
6 3 (1.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.39%) Private Cloud
6 3 (1.39%) Replication
7 2 (0.93%) BYOD
7 2 (0.93%) Driving Licence
7 2 (0.93%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (0.93%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.46%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.46%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Cloud
8 1 (0.46%) Fibre Optics
8 1 (0.46%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 33 (15.28%) Linux
2 29 (13.43%) Windows
3 22 (10.19%) Windows Server
4 9 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.46%) VMS
6 1 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.46%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (18.98%) ITIL
1 41 (18.98%) Network Monitoring
2 33 (15.28%) Load Balancing
3 28 (12.96%) Problem-Solving
4 24 (11.11%) Mentoring
5 18 (8.33%) Change Control
5 18 (8.33%) Service Delivery
6 17 (7.87%) Network Optimisation
6 17 (7.87%) Project Delivery
7 15 (6.94%) Migration
8 14 (6.48%) Incident Management
8 14 (6.48%) Presales
9 13 (6.02%) Network Design
10 12 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 12 (5.56%) Network Management
11 11 (5.09%) Cybersecurity
11 11 (5.09%) SIEM
12 9 (4.17%) Problem Management
12 9 (4.17%) Security Patching
12 9 (4.17%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 9 (4.17%) PowerShell
2 6 (2.78%) Python
3 3 (1.39%) Bash Shell
3 3 (1.39%) SQL
4 1 (0.46%) C#
4 1 (0.46%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 147 (68.06%) Cisco Certification
2 111 (51.39%) CCNP
3 79 (36.57%) CCNA
4 43 (19.91%) Security Cleared
5 29 (13.43%) JNCIS
6 21 (9.72%) SC Cleared
7 18 (8.33%) CCDP
8 16 (7.41%) DV Cleared
9 15 (6.94%) CCIE
10 13 (6.02%) ITIL Certification
11 12 (5.56%) CCSE
12 11 (5.09%) JNCIA
13 10 (4.63%) JNCIP
13 10 (4.63%) MCSE
13 10 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 5 (2.31%) CCA
15 5 (2.31%) Citrix Certification
15 5 (2.31%) Degree
15 5 (2.31%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.87%) SLA
2 4 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.93%) GDPR
3 2 (0.93%) NCSC
3 2 (0.93%) NIST
4 1 (0.46%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.46%) QA
System Software
1 28 (12.96%) VMware NSX
2 24 (11.11%) vSphere
3 21 (9.72%) Active Directory
4 18 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (6.94%) vCloud
6 9 (4.17%) Hyper-V
7 5 (2.31%) NFS
7 5 (2.31%) XenApp
7 5 (2.31%) XenDesktop
8 3 (1.39%) VMware ESXi
9 2 (0.93%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (3.70%) Nagios
2 7 (3.24%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (3.24%) FortiGate
3 6 (2.78%) Cacti
3 6 (2.78%) Puppet
4 3 (1.39%) Avamar
5 2 (0.93%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.93%) SCCM
5 2 (0.93%) SCOM
5 2 (0.93%) SCSM
5 2 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.93%) TrustSec
5 2 (0.93%) vRealize
6 1 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
6 1 (0.46%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.46%) Nessus
6 1 (0.46%) NetCrunch
6 1 (0.46%) SCVMM
6 1 (0.46%) Stealthwatch
6 1 (0.46%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 216 (100.00%) Cisco
2 76 (35.19%) CheckPoint
3 63 (29.17%) Juniper
4 57 (26.39%) VMware
5 53 (24.54%) Microsoft
6 52 (24.07%) Palo Alto
7 42 (19.44%) F5
8 36 (16.67%) SolarWinds
9 23 (10.65%) Citrix
9 23 (10.65%) HP
10 20 (9.26%) NetApp
11 17 (7.87%) Brocade
12 16 (7.41%) Dell
13 15 (6.94%) Aruba
14 11 (5.09%) Fortinet
15 10 (4.63%) Meraki
16 9 (4.17%) Blue Coat
16 9 (4.17%) LogRhythm
17 7 (3.24%) EMC
18 6 (2.78%) ProCurve