Period
to 19 November 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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South West
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 277 227 293
Rank change year-on-year -50 +66 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 39 118 74
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.38% 1.09% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.18% 5.89% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 40 112 60
South West median annual salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.50% -5.88% -5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £21,250 £36,250
90th Percentile £61,825 £52,250 £65,300
England median annual salary £51,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +3.00% +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 1789 2004 2253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 17.52% 18.44% 18.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1471 1645 1974
South West median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% - -
10th Percentile £23,500 £23,500 £22,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,750 £63,525
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 19 November 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 19 November 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 -60 15 £42,500 +4.29%
Gloucestershire +15 10 £46,000 +15.00% 2
Somerset -10 6 £42,500 +30.77%
Wiltshire -22 6 £45,000 +5.88%
Devon +11 1 £62,500 +78.57%
Dorset +6 1 £41,500 +10.67%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (79.49%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (64.10%) CCNA
3 25 (64.10%) Firewall
4 17 (43.59%) VMware
5 14 (35.90%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (33.33%) Network Security
6 13 (33.33%) Linux
7 12 (30.77%) CCNP
7 12 (30.77%) F5
8 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
8 11 (28.21%) ITIL
8 11 (28.21%) Windows
8 11 (28.21%) WAN
9 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
9 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
10 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (23.08%) CentOS
10 9 (23.08%) NAS
10 9 (23.08%) SAN
10 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
10 9 (23.08%) Project Management
10 9 (23.08%) LAN
10 9 (23.08%) AIX
10 9 (23.08%) VPN
10 9 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
11 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (20.51%) Network Monitoring
11 8 (20.51%) Palo Alto

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 2 (5.13%) Apache
2 1 (2.56%) Confluence
2 1 (2.56%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.56%) IIS
2 1 (2.56%) JBoss
2 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.56%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) HipChat
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (64.10%) Firewall
2 14 (35.90%) Cisco Nexus
3 13 (33.33%) Network Security
4 11 (28.21%) WAN
5 9 (23.08%) LAN
5 9 (23.08%) NAS
5 9 (23.08%) SAN
5 9 (23.08%) VPN
6 6 (15.38%) MPLS
6 6 (15.38%) Wireless
7 5 (12.82%) BGP
7 5 (12.82%) Cisco ISE
8 4 (10.26%) Cisco IPT
8 4 (10.26%) FabricPath
8 4 (10.26%) Internet
8 4 (10.26%) IP Telephony
8 4 (10.26%) OSPF
8 4 (10.26%) Unified Communications
9 3 (7.69%) TCP/IP
9 3 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.56%) Big Data
1 1 (2.56%) Flink
1 1 (2.56%) Infinispan
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
1 1 (2.56%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (7.69%) Games
2 1 (2.56%) Finance
2 1 (2.56%) Marketing
2 1 (2.56%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 19 (48.72%) Network Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Support
3 7 (17.95%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Customer Analyst
3 7 (17.95%) Linux Support
3 7 (17.95%) Support Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Wintel Analyst
4 6 (15.38%) Wintel Support
4 6 (15.38%) Wintel Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Network Architect
6 3 (7.69%) Network Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Network Security Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Security Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) .NET
1 1 (2.56%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.56%) HornetQ
1 1 (2.56%) Kafka
1 1 (2.56%) LAMP
1 1 (2.56%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (2.56%) Node.js
1 1 (2.56%) Spring
1 1 (2.56%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 11 (28.21%) Data Centre
2 3 (7.69%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.56%) FlexPod
4 1 (2.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Linux
2 11 (28.21%) Windows
3 10 (25.64%) Windows Server
4 9 (23.08%) AIX
4 9 (23.08%) CentOS
4 9 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (20.51%) Windows Server 2008
6 4 (10.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.56%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.21%) ITIL
2 9 (23.08%) Project Management
3 8 (20.51%) Network Monitoring
3 8 (20.51%) Presales
4 7 (17.95%) Load Balancing
5 5 (12.82%) Network Management
6 4 (10.26%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.26%) Mentoring
6 4 (10.26%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (10.26%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (7.69%) Information Security
7 3 (7.69%) Network Design
8 2 (5.13%) High Availability
8 2 (5.13%) Security Monitoring
8 2 (5.13%) SIEM
8 2 (5.13%) Validation
9 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.56%) Change Control
9 1 (2.56%) Machine Learning
9 1 (2.56%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 9 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.56%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.56%) Groovy
2 1 (2.56%) Java
2 1 (2.56%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.56%) PHP
2 1 (2.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 31 (79.49%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (64.10%) CCNA
3 12 (30.77%) CCNP
4 9 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (12.82%) CCIE
6 1 (2.56%) CCMSE
6 1 (2.56%) CCSA
6 1 (2.56%) CCSE
6 1 (2.56%) CCSP
6 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) JNCIE
6 1 (2.56%) RHCE
6 1 (2.56%) RHCSA
6 1 (2.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) PCI DSS
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (20.51%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.82%) Hyper-V
3 4 (10.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.56%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (2.56%) Gluster
5 1 (2.56%) iptables
5 1 (2.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (10.26%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (10.26%) Nagios
1 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds Orion
2 3 (7.69%) Cacti
2 3 (7.69%) vCenter Server
3 1 (2.56%) Check_MK
3 1 (2.56%) FortiGate
3 1 (2.56%) Grafana
3 1 (2.56%) Graylog
3 1 (2.56%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (2.56%) Kibana
3 1 (2.56%) Pingdom
3 1 (2.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (43.59%) VMware
3 12 (30.77%) F5
4 10 (25.64%) Red Hat
5 8 (20.51%) Palo Alto
6 7 (17.95%) CheckPoint
7 6 (15.38%) HP
8 5 (12.82%) Blue Coat
8 5 (12.82%) IBM
8 5 (12.82%) Juniper
8 5 (12.82%) Meraki
9 4 (10.26%) IronPort
9 4 (10.26%) Riverbed
9 4 (10.26%) SolarWinds
10 3 (7.69%) Proofpoint
11 2 (5.13%) Fortinet
11 2 (5.13%) Microsoft
12 1 (2.56%) Brocade
12 1 (2.56%) CA
12 1 (2.56%) McAfee