Period
to 13 December 2018

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 13 December 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South West
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 275 302 240
Rank change year-on-year +27 -62 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 48 36 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.48% 0.35% 1.04%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.14% 1.96% 5.68%
Number of salaries quoted 36 37 104
South West median annual salary £54,500 £46,000 £42,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.48% +8.88% -6.11%
10th Percentile £37,750 £37,500 £21,500
90th Percentile £75,000 £60,700 £52,500
England median annual salary £55,000 £51,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.80% +3.00% +2.04%

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 1,527 1,838 1,955
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.22% 17.92% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1,180 1,485 1,613
South West median annual salary £43,750 £41,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.71% +9.33% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 13 December 2018.

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 13 December 2018. 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
Wiltshire +17 29 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Gloucestershire +11 8 £45,891 -8.22% 3
Bristol +8 8 £46,750 +6.86% 4
Dorset -1 2 £91,500 +120.48% 4
Somerset +21 1 £42,500 - 2
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, 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 West region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (93.75%) Firewall
3 28 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (56.25%) CCNP
5 25 (52.08%) CheckPoint
6 24 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 23 (47.92%) F5
7 23 (47.92%) Wireless
8 20 (41.67%) VMware
8 20 (41.67%) OSPF
8 20 (41.67%) Windows
9 19 (39.58%) BGP
9 19 (39.58%) SolarWinds
10 18 (37.50%) Wireshark
11 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
11 17 (35.42%) LAN
11 17 (35.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 16 (33.33%) Linux
12 16 (33.33%) VPN
12 16 (33.33%) Blue Coat
13 15 (31.25%) Network Security
13 15 (31.25%) SC Cleared
13 15 (31.25%) WAN
14 14 (29.17%) CCNA
14 14 (29.17%) Load Balancing
15 13 (27.08%) MPLS
15 13 (27.08%) Bash Shell
15 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
15 13 (27.08%) VMware NSX
16 12 (25.00%) Cisco ISE

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 (2.08%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (4.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (10.42%) Office 365
3 4 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.08%) IaaS
4 1 (2.08%) PaaS
4 1 (2.08%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 45 (93.75%) Firewall
2 24 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 23 (47.92%) Wireless
4 20 (41.67%) OSPF
5 19 (39.58%) BGP
6 18 (37.50%) Wireshark
7 17 (35.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 17 (35.42%) LAN
8 16 (33.33%) VPN
9 15 (31.25%) Network Security
9 15 (31.25%) WAN
10 13 (27.08%) MPLS
11 12 (25.00%) Cisco ISE
11 12 (25.00%) TACACS
11 12 (25.00%) tcpdump
12 11 (22.92%) VoIP
13 10 (20.83%) Cisco Firepower
13 10 (20.83%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 9 (18.75%) FCoE
14 9 (18.75%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 7 (14.58%) Banking
3 3 (6.25%) Finance
4 2 (4.17%) Automotive
4 2 (4.17%) Legal
4 2 (4.17%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.08%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Network Engineer
2 10 (20.83%) Consultant
2 10 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (18.75%) Network Consultant
4 7 (14.58%) Security Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Network Specialist
5 5 (10.42%) Network Support
5 5 (10.42%) Network Support Engineer
5 5 (10.42%) Presales Consultant
5 5 (10.42%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Consultant
7 3 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Cisco Presales Consultant
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (4.17%) Senior Security Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 1 (2.08%) Solutions Designer
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Data Centre
2 7 (14.58%) Private Cloud
3 2 (4.17%) Cyberattack
3 2 (4.17%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (4.17%) PKI
4 1 (2.08%) EMC VMAX
4 1 (2.08%) EMC VNX
4 1 (2.08%) Fintech
4 1 (2.08%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 20 (41.67%) Windows
2 16 (33.33%) Linux
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (10.42%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (8.33%) Unix
5 3 (6.25%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Load Balancing
2 11 (22.92%) ITIL
3 10 (20.83%) Network Monitoring
3 10 (20.83%) Presales
4 9 (18.75%) Customer Requirements
5 8 (16.67%) Decision-Making
6 7 (14.58%) Computer Science
6 7 (14.58%) Network Management
6 7 (14.58%) Technical Analysis
7 6 (12.50%) Kalman Filter
7 6 (12.50%) Network Design
7 6 (12.50%) Network Virtualisation
8 5 (10.42%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.42%) Business Development
8 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
8 5 (10.42%) Mentoring
8 5 (10.42%) Problem-Solving
9 4 (8.33%) Adaptive Security
9 4 (8.33%) Capacity Management
9 4 (8.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) Bash Shell
2 12 (25.00%) Python
2 12 (25.00%) Tcl
3 2 (4.17%) C
3 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 28 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (56.25%) CCNP
3 17 (35.42%) Security Cleared
4 15 (31.25%) SC Cleared
5 14 (29.17%) CCNA
6 8 (16.67%) Degree
7 7 (14.58%) CCSA
7 7 (14.58%) CCSE
8 4 (8.33%) MCT
9 2 (4.17%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.08%) CCDP
10 1 (2.08%) CCIE
10 1 (2.08%) JNCIP
10 1 (2.08%) MCSE
10 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (2.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (10.42%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (27.08%) VMware NSX
2 6 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (8.33%) NFS
4 3 (6.25%) ProxySG
5 2 (4.17%) Active Directory
6 1 (2.08%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.08%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.08%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 12 (25.00%) ArcSight ESM
2 8 (16.67%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (10.42%) Netcool
3 5 (10.42%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 3 (6.25%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (2.08%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.08%) Nessus
5 1 (2.08%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 48 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (52.08%) CheckPoint
3 23 (47.92%) F5
4 20 (41.67%) VMware
5 19 (39.58%) SolarWinds
6 16 (33.33%) Blue Coat
7 12 (25.00%) ArcSight
7 12 (25.00%) Juniper
8 11 (22.92%) Meraki
9 8 (16.67%) Microsoft
10 6 (12.50%) Fortinet
10 6 (12.50%) McAfee
10 6 (12.50%) Symantec
11 5 (10.42%) CyberArk
11 5 (10.42%) Forcepoint
11 5 (10.42%) Tufin
11 5 (10.42%) WatchGuard
12 4 (8.33%) Brocade
12 4 (8.33%) Siemens
12 4 (8.33%) Sophos