Period
to 21 August 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 21 August 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England > South West
6 months to
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 294 296 214
Rank change year-on-year +2 -82 +70
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 45 49 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 0.43% 0.47% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.60% 2.95% 6.74%
Number of salaries quoted 43 42 138
South West median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -11.11%
10th Percentile £41,250 £32,500 £21,250
90th Percentile £60,000 £54,875 £50,150
England median annual salary £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +5.26%

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 1,731 1,660 2,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South West 16.66% 16.07% 19.63%
Number of salaries quoted 1,383 1,343 1,771
South West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -
10th Percentile £25,000 £22,000 £22,000
90th Percentile £60,240 £57,500 £58,750
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 21 August 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 21 August 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 +13 28 £51,500 +8.42% 2
Bristol -8 9 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Gloucestershire +21 8 £52,500 +18.64% 1
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (93.33%) Firewall
3 31 (68.89%) Cisco Certification
4 24 (53.33%) Wireless
4 24 (53.33%) CCNA
4 24 (53.33%) ITIL
5 23 (51.11%) CCNP
5 23 (51.11%) Network Security
6 22 (48.89%) VPN
7 21 (46.67%) Network Monitoring
8 20 (44.44%) Cisco Firepower
8 20 (44.44%) SolarWinds
8 20 (44.44%) OSPF
9 19 (42.22%) Cisco Prime
9 19 (42.22%) IPsec
9 19 (42.22%) Network Design
10 18 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
10 18 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
11 17 (37.78%) Wireshark
11 17 (37.78%) DNS
11 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
11 17 (37.78%) DHCP
11 17 (37.78%) MS Visio
12 16 (35.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 16 (35.56%) Manufacturing
12 16 (35.56%) Migration
12 16 (35.56%) Clearswift
12 16 (35.56%) Kalman Filter
12 16 (35.56%) Cisco CUCM
12 16 (35.56%) Cyberthreat

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:

Applications
1 17 (37.78%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 42 (93.33%) Firewall
2 24 (53.33%) Wireless
3 23 (51.11%) Network Security
4 22 (48.89%) VPN
5 20 (44.44%) Cisco Firepower
5 20 (44.44%) OSPF
6 19 (42.22%) IPsec
7 18 (40.00%) Intrusion Detection
7 18 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
8 17 (37.78%) DHCP
8 17 (37.78%) DNS
8 17 (37.78%) Wireshark
9 8 (17.78%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 8 (17.78%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 7 (15.56%) Sourcefire
11 6 (13.33%) NAS
11 6 (13.33%) SAN
12 5 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
13 4 (8.89%) LAN
13 4 (8.89%) TCP/IP
Development Applications
1 16 (35.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 16 (35.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (4.44%) Automotive
2 2 (4.44%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Legal
Job Titles
1 28 (62.22%) Security Engineer
2 27 (60.00%) Network Engineer
3 18 (40.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 17 (37.78%) Senior Network Engineer
4 17 (37.78%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 17 (37.78%) Senior Security Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Security Support Engineer
5 7 (15.56%) Support Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) Customer Communications Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Firewall Engineer
6 4 (8.89%) IT Communications Manager
6 4 (8.89%) IT Manager
6 4 (8.89%) Juniper Engineer
7 3 (6.67%) Implementation Engineer
8 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support
8 2 (4.44%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Analyst
8 2 (4.44%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (35.56%) Cyberattack
1 16 (35.56%) Cyberthreat
2 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.22%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 10 (22.22%) Windows
2 8 (17.78%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (15.56%) CentOS
3 7 (15.56%) Linux
3 7 (15.56%) Windows Server
4 6 (13.33%) AIX
4 6 (13.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (2.22%) Debian
7 1 (2.22%) Kali Linux
7 1 (2.22%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (53.33%) ITIL
2 21 (46.67%) Network Monitoring
3 19 (42.22%) Network Design
4 16 (35.56%) Kalman Filter
4 16 (35.56%) Migration
5 7 (15.56%) Vulnerability Management
6 6 (13.33%) Project Management
7 4 (8.89%) IT Governance
7 4 (8.89%) Presales
7 4 (8.89%) Problem-Solving
8 3 (6.67%) Matrix Management
8 3 (6.67%) Mentoring
8 3 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 2 (4.44%) Cybersecurity
10 1 (2.22%) Change Control
10 1 (2.22%) Network Management
10 1 (2.22%) Process Improvement
10 1 (2.22%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (2.22%) Trend Analysis
10 1 (2.22%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.33%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.22%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (68.89%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (53.33%) CCNA
3 23 (51.11%) CCNP
4 6 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.44%) DV Cleared
5 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.22%) CCIE
6 1 (2.22%) Degree
6 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) SLA
2 1 (2.22%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (22.22%) ProxySG
2 7 (15.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 19 (42.22%) Cisco Prime
2 16 (35.56%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (15.56%) CSIRT
4 1 (2.22%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.22%) Nessus
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (44.44%) SolarWinds
3 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
4 16 (35.56%) Clearswift
5 13 (28.89%) F5
5 13 (28.89%) Juniper
6 11 (24.44%) Blue Coat
7 10 (22.22%) VMware
8 8 (17.78%) Forcepoint
9 6 (13.33%) Red Hat
10 5 (11.11%) CheckPoint
10 5 (11.11%) Meraki
11 4 (8.89%) McAfee
12 1 (2.22%) IronPort
12 1 (2.22%) Qualys
12 1 (2.22%) Radware