Period
to 21 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South West 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 21 October 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 282 214 281
Rank change year-on-year -68 +67 +23
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 52 127 72
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.52% 1.17% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.03% 6.20% 3.12%
Number of salaries quoted 48 122 57
South West median annual salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.33% -11.76% +8.97%
10th Percentile £37,500 £21,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £62,350 £50,000 £66,000
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 West with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1715 2047 2305
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.06% 18.82% 19.43%
Number of salaries quoted 1420 1691 2004
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - +1.35%
10th Percentile £23,000 £22,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £60,000 £58,750 £63,750
England median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in the South West

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in the South West

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in the South West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in the South West over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in the South West

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 6 months to 21 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
Bristol -57 19 £40,000 +3.23% 1
Gloucestershire +9 11 £46,000 +9.52%
Devon +14 8 £62,500 +78.57%
Somerset +5 7 £42,500 +30.77% 1
Wiltshire -13 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Dorset +8 1 £41,500 +10.67%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 West region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (78.85%) Cisco Certification
3 36 (69.23%) Firewall
4 30 (57.69%) CCNA
5 22 (42.31%) CCNP
6 21 (40.38%) VMware
7 17 (32.69%) Network Security
8 16 (30.77%) F5
8 16 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
9 14 (26.92%) ITIL
9 14 (26.92%) WAN
10 13 (25.00%) Linux
10 13 (25.00%) VPN
11 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
11 12 (23.08%) Windows
11 12 (23.08%) BGP
11 12 (23.08%) OSPF
12 11 (21.15%) Juniper
12 11 (21.15%) Red Hat
12 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
12 11 (21.15%) LAN
12 11 (21.15%) CCIE
12 11 (21.15%) Network Monitoring
12 11 (21.15%) Windows Server
13 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
13 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
13 10 (19.23%) NAS
13 10 (19.23%) AIX
13 10 (19.23%) SAN
13 10 (19.23%) Shell Script

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (1.92%) Apache
1 1 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (1.92%) IIS
1 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (17.31%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 36 (69.23%) Firewall
2 17 (32.69%) Network Security
3 16 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (26.92%) WAN
5 13 (25.00%) VPN
6 12 (23.08%) BGP
6 12 (23.08%) OSPF
7 11 (21.15%) LAN
8 10 (19.23%) NAS
8 10 (19.23%) SAN
9 9 (17.31%) Software-Defined Networking
9 9 (17.31%) Wireless
10 8 (15.38%) IGMP
10 8 (15.38%) MPLS
10 8 (15.38%) Multicast
11 7 (13.46%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (9.62%) Cisco ISE
12 5 (9.62%) Internet
12 5 (9.62%) TCP/IP
12 5 (9.62%) Unified Communications
Development Applications
1 1 (1.92%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (5.77%) Games
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Marketing
2 1 (1.92%) Online Betting
2 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (55.77%) Network Engineer
2 10 (19.23%) Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) 3rd Line Support
3 9 (17.31%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Customer Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Linux Support
3 9 (17.31%) Support Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Wintel Analyst
3 9 (17.31%) Wintel Support
3 9 (17.31%) Wintel Support Analyst
4 8 (15.38%) Design Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) IP Design Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) IP Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) IP Network Engineer
4 8 (15.38%) Network Design Engineer
5 4 (7.69%) Architect
6 3 (5.77%) Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Network Consultant
6 3 (5.77%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.77%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.77%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (3.85%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.92%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.92%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.92%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (25.00%) Linux
2 12 (23.08%) Windows
3 11 (21.15%) Windows Server
4 10 (19.23%) AIX
4 10 (19.23%) CentOS
4 10 (19.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.92%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (26.92%) ITIL
2 11 (21.15%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (19.23%) Network Design
3 10 (19.23%) Project Management
4 8 (15.38%) Customer Requirements
5 7 (13.46%) Presales
6 6 (11.54%) Load Balancing
7 4 (7.69%) Multi-Factor Authentication
7 4 (7.69%) Network Management
7 4 (7.69%) Two-Factor Authentication
8 3 (5.77%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (5.77%) Information Security
8 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.85%) Capacity Planning
9 2 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (3.85%) Security Monitoring
9 2 (3.85%) SIEM
9 2 (3.85%) Validation
10 1 (1.92%) Change Control
10 1 (1.92%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (19.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 41 (78.85%) Cisco Certification
2 30 (57.69%) CCNA
3 22 (42.31%) CCNP
4 11 (21.15%) CCIE
5 10 (19.23%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.92%) CCMSE
6 1 (1.92%) CCSA
6 1 (1.92%) CCSE
6 1 (1.92%) CCSP
6 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) JNCIE
6 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.92%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) Active Directory
2 7 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (9.62%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (9.62%) Cisco Prime
2 3 (5.77%) Cacti
2 3 (5.77%) Nagios
2 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (5.77%) vCenter Server
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.92%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (40.38%) VMware
3 16 (30.77%) F5
4 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 11 (21.15%) CheckPoint
5 11 (21.15%) Juniper
5 11 (21.15%) Red Hat
6 8 (15.38%) Palo Alto
7 7 (13.46%) HP
7 7 (13.46%) Riverbed
8 6 (11.54%) IBM
9 5 (9.62%) IronPort
9 5 (9.62%) Meraki
9 5 (9.62%) SolarWinds
10 4 (7.69%) Aruba
10 4 (7.69%) Blue Coat
11 3 (5.77%) Proofpoint
12 2 (3.85%) Fortinet
12 2 (3.85%) Nokia
13 1 (1.92%) Brocade