Period
to 22 January 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 22 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 296 241 270
Rank change year-on-year -55 +29 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 44 96 80
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.44% 0.93% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.37% 5.36% 3.80%
Number of salaries quoted 44 93 69
South West median annual salary £46,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.24% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £37,500 £25,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £61,225 £53,700 £55,000
England median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% +11.11%

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 1,858 1,792 2,106
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 18.44% 17.37% 18.24%
Number of salaries quoted 1,496 1,466 1,838
South West median annual salary £42,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.00% - -
10th Percentile £23,750 £24,000 £23,250
90th Percentile £61,250 £58,125 £62,500
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 22 January 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 22 January 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
Gloucestershire +36 19 £50,000 +11.11%
Bristol -45 11 £42,500 -5.56% 2
Wiltshire -21 7 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Somerset -2 6 £42,500 +30.77%
Dorset -22 1 £41,500 +66.00%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 28 (63.64%) Firewall
4 25 (56.82%) CCNA
5 17 (38.64%) VMware
6 16 (36.36%) Network Security
6 16 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (29.55%) CCNP
8 12 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
8 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 12 (27.27%) Presales
8 12 (27.27%) F5
9 11 (25.00%) Wireless
10 10 (22.73%) Windows
10 10 (22.73%) Meraki
11 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
11 9 (20.45%) Linux
11 9 (20.45%) WAN
11 9 (20.45%) ITIL
12 8 (18.18%) LAN
12 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
12 8 (18.18%) VPN
12 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
12 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (15.91%) CheckPoint
13 7 (15.91%) MPLS
14 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
14 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
14 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing

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 (4.55%) Apache
2 1 (2.27%) Confluence
2 1 (2.27%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.27%) IIS
2 1 (2.27%) JBoss
2 1 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.27%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.27%) HipChat
1 1 (2.27%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 28 (63.64%) Firewall
2 16 (36.36%) Cisco Nexus
2 16 (36.36%) Network Security
3 11 (25.00%) Wireless
4 9 (20.45%) WAN
5 8 (18.18%) LAN
5 8 (18.18%) VPN
6 7 (15.91%) MPLS
7 6 (13.64%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (11.36%) Intrusion Detection
8 5 (11.36%) NAS
8 5 (11.36%) SAN
9 4 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (9.09%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (9.09%) FabricPath
9 4 (9.09%) IP Telephony
9 4 (9.09%) Unified Communications
10 3 (6.82%) BGP
10 3 (6.82%) Internet
10 3 (6.82%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (2.27%) Big Data
1 1 (2.27%) Flink
1 1 (2.27%) Infinispan
1 1 (2.27%) MySQL
1 1 (2.27%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.27%) JIRA
General
1 3 (6.82%) Games
2 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.27%) Online Betting
Job Titles
1 23 (52.27%) Network Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Consultant
2 5 (11.36%) IT Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Customer Communications Manager
3 4 (9.09%) IT Communications Manager
3 4 (9.09%) Network Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) Security Manager
4 3 (6.82%) Network Security Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Network Support
4 3 (6.82%) Security Consultant
4 3 (6.82%) Security Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Cisco Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.27%) .NET
1 1 (2.27%) ActiveMQ
1 1 (2.27%) HornetQ
1 1 (2.27%) Kafka
1 1 (2.27%) LAMP
1 1 (2.27%) LAPP Stack
1 1 (2.27%) Node.js
1 1 (2.27%) Spring
1 1 (2.27%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 3 (6.82%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (4.55%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.73%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Linux
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server
3 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (15.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
6 5 (11.36%) AIX
6 5 (11.36%) CentOS
7 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Network Monitoring
1 12 (27.27%) Presales
2 9 (20.45%) ITIL
3 8 (18.18%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.64%) Load Balancing
4 6 (13.64%) Network Management
5 5 (11.36%) Project Management
6 4 (9.09%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 4 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 4 (9.09%) Two-Factor Authentication
7 3 (6.82%) Information Security
8 2 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (4.55%) High Availability
8 2 (4.55%) Network Design
8 2 (4.55%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (4.55%) Security Monitoring
8 2 (4.55%) SIEM
8 2 (4.55%) Validation
9 1 (2.27%) Capacity Management
9 1 (2.27%) Machine Learning
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.36%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.27%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.27%) Groovy
2 1 (2.27%) Java
2 1 (2.27%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.27%) PHP
2 1 (2.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (56.82%) CCNA
3 13 (29.55%) CCNP
4 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (9.09%) CCIE
6 2 (4.55%) CCENT
7 1 (2.27%) CCSP
7 1 (2.27%) RHCE
7 1 (2.27%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) GDPR
1 4 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (18.18%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.27%) Apache ZooKeeper
5 1 (2.27%) Gluster
5 1 (2.27%) iptables
5 1 (2.27%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) Cisco Prime
2 4 (9.09%) Nagios
2 4 (9.09%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (6.82%) Cacti
3 3 (6.82%) vCenter Server
4 1 (2.27%) Check_MK
4 1 (2.27%) Grafana
4 1 (2.27%) Graylog
4 1 (2.27%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (2.27%) Kibana
4 1 (2.27%) Pingdom
4 1 (2.27%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (38.64%) VMware
3 12 (27.27%) F5
4 10 (22.73%) Meraki
5 7 (15.91%) CheckPoint
6 6 (13.64%) Red Hat
7 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
7 5 (11.36%) HP
7 5 (11.36%) IBM
7 5 (11.36%) Palo Alto
7 5 (11.36%) SolarWinds
8 4 (9.09%) IronPort
8 4 (9.09%) Microsoft
9 3 (6.82%) Juniper
9 3 (6.82%) Proofpoint
9 3 (6.82%) Riverbed
10 1 (2.27%) Aruba
10 1 (2.27%) New Relic
10 1 (2.27%) Splunk
10 1 (2.27%) Veeam