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 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / South West
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 203 206 183
Rank change year-on-year +3 -23  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 22 52 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.88% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.79% 4.40% 6.41%
Number of salaries quoted 19 49 51
Median salary £41,000 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.20% +3.75%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,400 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £54,200 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  

Cisco ASA is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South West
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 788 1181 998
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 15.50% 20.06% 16.65%
Number of salaries quoted 593 992 856
Median salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £54,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% +2.40%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 30 March 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 3 months to 30 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire +15 7 £45,000 -14.28%
Bristol -3 6 £40,000 +6.66%
Somerset -9 6 £35,000 -14.11%
Gloucestershire -6 2 £42,500 -
Dorset +21 1 £25,000 -16.66% 1
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 30 March 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 59 (100.00%) Cisco
2 46 (77.97%) Firewall
3 40 (67.80%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (61.02%) CCNA
5 24 (40.68%) CCNP
6 23 (38.98%) Windows
7 21 (35.59%) VMware
8 19 (32.20%) VPN
9 18 (30.51%) CheckPoint
9 18 (30.51%) Network Security
9 18 (30.51%) Data Centre
10 17 (28.81%) Windows Server
10 17 (28.81%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
11 16 (27.12%) ITIL
12 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
12 15 (25.42%) Mentoring
13 14 (23.73%) Dell
14 13 (22.03%) Juniper
14 13 (22.03%) Palo Alto
15 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
15 12 (20.34%) WAN
16 11 (18.64%) Cisco PIX
17 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
17 10 (16.95%) LAN
17 10 (16.95%) SonicWALL
18 9 (15.25%) F5
18 9 (15.25%) SaaS
19 8 (13.56%) Veeam
19 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure

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 8 (13.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 8 (13.56%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.78%) Skype for Business
3 3 (5.08%) Apache
3 3 (5.08%) Elasticsearch
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.08%) IIS
3 3 (5.08%) JBoss
3 3 (5.08%) Tomcat
4 2 (3.39%) Confluence
Applications
1 5 (8.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.39%) HipChat
3 1 (1.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 9 (15.25%) SaaS
2 5 (8.47%) Office 365
3 3 (5.08%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (5.08%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 46 (77.97%) Firewall
2 19 (32.20%) VPN
3 18 (30.51%) Network Security
4 17 (28.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (20.34%) WAN
6 11 (18.64%) Cisco PIX
7 10 (16.95%) LAN
8 8 (13.56%) Cisco ISE
8 8 (13.56%) OSPF
9 7 (11.86%) MPLS
9 7 (11.86%) SSL
9 7 (11.86%) TCP/IP
9 7 (11.86%) VLAN
10 6 (10.17%) DNS
10 6 (10.17%) SAN
10 6 (10.17%) VoIP
11 5 (8.47%) DHCP
11 5 (8.47%) Wireless
12 4 (6.78%) BGP
12 4 (6.78%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.08%) MySQL
1 3 (5.08%) PostgreSQL
1 3 (5.08%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.39%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 3 (5.08%) JIRA
2 1 (1.69%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (8.47%) Advertising
2 1 (1.69%) Marketing
2 1 (1.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (50.85%) Network Engineer
2 10 (16.95%) Consultant
3 9 (15.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (15.25%) IT Consultant
3 9 (15.25%) Technical Consultant
4 6 (10.17%) Support Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Cloud Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) IT Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) IT Support
5 3 (5.08%) IT Support Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (5.08%) Network Specialist
5 3 (5.08%) Security Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) 1st Line Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared Network Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (3.39%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (3.39%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.08%) LAMP
1 3 (5.08%) LAPP Stack
1 3 (5.08%) Spring Boot
2 2 (3.39%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (3.39%) HornetQ
2 2 (3.39%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 18 (30.51%) Data Centre
2 3 (5.08%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.08%) Clustering
2 3 (5.08%) Replication
3 2 (3.39%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.69%) EMC VNX
4 1 (1.69%) IVR
4 1 (1.69%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 23 (38.98%) Windows
2 17 (28.81%) Windows Server
3 12 (20.34%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (16.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (11.86%) Linux
6 5 (8.47%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (6.78%) AIX
7 4 (6.78%) CentOS
7 4 (6.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.08%) Mac OS
8 3 (5.08%) Windows 10
8 3 (5.08%) Windows 7
9 2 (3.39%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (27.12%) ITIL
2 15 (25.42%) Mentoring
3 8 (13.56%) Load Balancing
3 8 (13.56%) Presales
4 7 (11.86%) UML
5 6 (10.17%) High Availability
6 5 (8.47%) Network Design
6 5 (8.47%) Network Management
6 5 (8.47%) Problem Management
7 4 (6.78%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (6.78%) Migration
7 4 (6.78%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (5.08%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (5.08%) ITIL V3
8 3 (5.08%) Open Source
8 3 (5.08%) Project Management
8 3 (5.08%) SDLC
8 3 (5.08%) Server Building
8 3 (5.08%) Service Delivery
8 3 (5.08%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.08%) Java
1 3 (5.08%) PHP
1 3 (5.08%) PowerShell
1 3 (5.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (1.69%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (67.80%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (61.02%) CCNA
3 24 (40.68%) CCNP
4 6 (10.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (8.47%) Security Cleared
6 4 (6.78%) CCIE
7 3 (5.08%) CCSP
7 3 (5.08%) MCITP
7 3 (5.08%) MCP
7 3 (5.08%) MCSE
7 3 (5.08%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (5.08%) RHCE
7 3 (5.08%) RHCSA
7 3 (5.08%) SC Cleared
7 3 (5.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (3.39%) DV Cleared
9 1 (1.69%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.69%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.17%) SLA
2 4 (6.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 15 (25.42%) Active Directory
2 8 (13.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (8.47%) KVM
4 4 (6.78%) Hyper-V
5 3 (5.08%) iptables
5 3 (5.08%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.08%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (5.08%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (3.39%) Apache ZooKeeper
6 2 (3.39%) Gluster
6 2 (3.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (8.47%) Backup Exec
2 3 (5.08%) Check_MK
2 3 (5.08%) Grafana
2 3 (5.08%) Graylog
2 3 (5.08%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 3 (5.08%) Nagios
2 3 (5.08%) Pingdom
2 3 (5.08%) Puppet
3 2 (3.39%) Kibana
3 2 (3.39%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 2 (3.39%) OpenNebula
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (1.69%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 59 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (35.59%) VMware
3 18 (30.51%) CheckPoint
4 16 (27.12%) Microsoft
5 14 (23.73%) Dell
6 13 (22.03%) Juniper
6 13 (22.03%) Palo Alto
7 10 (16.95%) SonicWALL
8 9 (15.25%) F5
9 8 (13.56%) Veeam
10 6 (10.17%) HP
11 5 (8.47%) Barracuda Networks
12 4 (6.78%) Red Hat
12 4 (6.78%) SolarWinds
13 3 (5.08%) ProCurve
13 3 (5.08%) Riverbed
13 3 (5.08%) Splunk
13 3 (5.08%) Symantec
13 3 (5.08%) Veritas
13 3 (5.08%) ZyXEL
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