Period
to 22 March 2019

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 March 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South West
6 months to
22 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 251 266 269
Rank change year-on-year +15 +3 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 77 68 62
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.76% 0.65% 0.61%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.95% 3.62% 3.75%
Number of salaries quoted 66 66 56
South West median annual salary £50,750 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.84% +11.76% +1.19%
10th Percentile £39,000 £36,563 £25,750
90th Percentile £75,000 £62,500 £52,125
England median annual salary £55,000 £53,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +2.80% +12.63% -5.00%

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 1,555 1,878 1,652
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 15.37% 18.05% 16.29%
Number of salaries quoted 1,158 1,471 1,303
South West median annual salary £43,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33% -
10th Percentile £26,250 £24,000 £23,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £61,250 £57,500
England median annual salary £47,500 £46,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +3.26% +2.22% -

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 March 2019.

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 March 2019. 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 +18 44 £51,500 -1.90% 4
Gloucestershire +2 13 £45,891 -8.22% 1
Bristol -3 10 £53,750 +26.47% 3
Dorset - 8 £42,000 -
Somerset +2 2 £48,750 +14.71%
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 22 March 2019, 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 77 (100.00%) Cisco
2 72 (93.51%) Firewall
3 49 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (55.84%) CCNP
5 41 (53.25%) CheckPoint
6 37 (48.05%) LAN
7 36 (46.75%) WAN
7 36 (46.75%) Cisco Nexus
8 33 (42.86%) Wireless
9 31 (40.26%) F5
10 27 (35.06%) VPN
10 27 (35.06%) OSPF
10 27 (35.06%) BGP
11 25 (32.47%) MPLS
12 24 (31.17%) Data Centre
13 23 (29.87%) Presales
13 23 (29.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 22 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
14 22 (28.57%) Security Cleared
14 22 (28.57%) Windows
15 21 (27.27%) Juniper
15 21 (27.27%) VMware
16 20 (25.97%) Blue Coat
17 19 (24.68%) SC Cleared
18 17 (22.08%) Load Balancing
18 17 (22.08%) IPsec
18 17 (22.08%) EIGRP
18 17 (22.08%) VoIP
18 17 (22.08%) CCNA
18 17 (22.08%) Cisco Firepower

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 3 (3.90%) Skype for Business
2 1 (1.30%) Apache
2 1 (1.30%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.49%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (6.49%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (5.19%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) IaaS
3 1 (1.30%) PaaS
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (93.51%) Firewall
2 37 (48.05%) LAN
3 36 (46.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 36 (46.75%) WAN
4 33 (42.86%) Wireless
5 27 (35.06%) BGP
5 27 (35.06%) OSPF
5 27 (35.06%) VPN
6 25 (32.47%) MPLS
7 23 (29.87%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 22 (28.57%) Cisco Wireless
9 17 (22.08%) Cisco Firepower
9 17 (22.08%) EIGRP
9 17 (22.08%) IPsec
9 17 (22.08%) VoIP
10 16 (20.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 16 (20.78%) TCP/IP
11 15 (19.48%) Cisco ISE
11 15 (19.48%) VPLS
12 14 (18.18%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 11 (14.29%) Finance
2 8 (10.39%) Telecoms
3 7 (9.09%) Banking
4 3 (3.90%) Local Government
5 2 (2.60%) Marketing
6 1 (1.30%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 48 (62.34%) Network Engineer
2 16 (20.78%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (12.99%) Consultant
4 8 (10.39%) Network Consultant
5 7 (9.09%) Analyst
5 7 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 7 (9.09%) Support Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Network Support
6 6 (7.79%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (7.79%) Security Engineer
7 5 (6.49%) Presales Consultant
8 4 (5.19%) Administrator
8 4 (5.19%) Network Analyst
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Cisco Engineer
8 4 (5.19%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
9 3 (3.90%) Cisco Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 3 (3.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (3.90%) IT Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 24 (31.17%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.09%) Private Cloud
3 3 (3.90%) Fintech
4 2 (2.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.57%) Windows
2 15 (19.48%) Linux
3 6 (7.79%) Windows Server
3 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.60%) AIX
5 2 (2.60%) CentOS
5 2 (2.60%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (1.30%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (29.87%) Presales
2 17 (22.08%) Load Balancing
3 10 (12.99%) ITIL
3 10 (12.99%) Network Architecture
4 9 (11.69%) Mentoring
4 9 (11.69%) Problem-Solving
5 7 (9.09%) Computer Science
5 7 (9.09%) Decision-Making
5 7 (9.09%) Technical Analysis
6 6 (7.79%) Network Design
7 5 (6.49%) Business Continuity
7 5 (6.49%) Capacity Management
7 5 (6.49%) Customer Requirements
7 5 (6.49%) Network Monitoring
7 5 (6.49%) Root Cause Analysis
8 4 (5.19%) Infrastructure Management
8 4 (5.19%) Multi-Factor Authentication
8 4 (5.19%) Network Virtualisation
8 4 (5.19%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 4 (5.19%) Two-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 14 (18.18%) Bash Shell
2 12 (15.58%) Python
2 12 (15.58%) Tcl
3 3 (3.90%) PowerShell
4 2 (2.60%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.30%) C
Qualifications
1 49 (63.64%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (55.84%) CCNP
3 22 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 19 (24.68%) SC Cleared
5 17 (22.08%) CCNA
6 7 (9.09%) CCSA
6 7 (9.09%) CCSE
6 7 (9.09%) Degree
7 4 (5.19%) CCIE
7 4 (5.19%) CCSP
8 3 (3.90%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 3 (3.90%) DV Cleared
9 2 (2.60%) MCT
9 2 (2.60%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.90%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (15.58%) VMware NSX
2 4 (5.19%) Active Directory
2 4 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (3.90%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.60%) vSphere
5 1 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.30%) NFS
Systems Management
1 12 (15.58%) ArcSight ESM
2 5 (6.49%) Cisco Prime
2 5 (6.49%) Netcool
2 5 (6.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (3.90%) Nessus
4 1 (1.30%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.30%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 77 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (53.25%) CheckPoint
3 31 (40.26%) F5
4 21 (27.27%) Juniper
4 21 (27.27%) VMware
5 20 (25.97%) Blue Coat
6 15 (19.48%) Meraki
6 15 (19.48%) SolarWinds
7 12 (15.58%) ArcSight
8 9 (11.69%) Palo Alto
9 8 (10.39%) Fortinet
9 8 (10.39%) Symantec
10 5 (6.49%) CyberArk
10 5 (6.49%) McAfee
10 5 (6.49%) Tufin
11 4 (5.19%) IronPort
12 3 (3.90%) Microsoft
13 2 (2.60%) IBM
13 2 (2.60%) Intel
13 2 (2.60%) Red Hat