The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 28 April 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
UK
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 343 301 294
Rank change year-on-year -42 -7  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 759 1127 1210
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.87% 1.09% 1.09%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.46% 6.34% 5.97%
Number of salaries quoted 654 1020 933
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,746 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £44,500 £48,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year -8.24% +2.10%  

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 with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 13903 17765 20281
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 15.92% 17.17% 18.28%
Number of salaries quoted 11295 14732 16079
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year -5.88% -  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA.

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in the UK

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 28 April 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in the UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
England -42 735 £47,500 -5.00% 66
London -46 286 £55,000 +4.26% 26
South East -19 248 £45,000 -10.00% 13
Surrey +27 73 £45,000 -8.62% 3
Berkshire -24 73 £55,000 - 2
West Midlands +35 58 £40,000 -11.11% 3
City of London -36 57 £47,500 -13.63% 7
East of England -4 38 £46,000 +2.22% 4
Hampshire -4 31 £40,000 -20.00% 1
Yorkshire +2 30 £51,500 +14.44% 4
East Sussex - 30 £55,000 -
Brighton - 30 £55,000 -
East Midlands +20 27 £35,000 -1.93% 3
North West -32 26 £40,000 -15.78% 7
Oxfordshire +24 25 £40,000 -15.78% 3
Reading -18 25 £60,000 - 1
Birmingham +23 22 £50,000 +30.02% 3
South West -24 22 £40,000 -1.84% 6
Redhill +16 21 £60,000 +41.17%
West Yorkshire +8 19 £45,000 - 2
Oxford 0 14 £40,000 -15.78% 2
Wokingham +22 13 £38,000 -6.17%
Hertfordshire +4 13 £57,500 +27.77% 3
Leeds +11 12 £51,500 +14.44% 2
Bristol -6 11 £42,500 +13.33% 3
Chertsey +14 10 £37,500 +7.14%
Dorking +4 10 - -
Wales +2 10 £42,500 +13.33%
Warwickshire +34 9 £35,000 -22.22%
Nottinghamshire +11 9 £35,000 +7.69% 1

For the 6 months to 28 April 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 with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 1636 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1364 (83.37%) Firewall
3 1132 (69.19%) Cisco Certification
4 884 (54.03%) CCNP
5 662 (40.46%) VPN
6 591 (36.12%) CheckPoint
7 546 (33.37%) CCNA
8 523 (31.97%) Palo Alto
9 517 (31.60%) Juniper
10 484 (29.58%) WAN
11 483 (29.52%) Network Security
12 458 (28.00%) Wireless
13 451 (27.57%) F5
14 439 (26.83%) Data Centre
15 437 (26.71%) Cisco Nexus
16 436 (26.65%) BGP
17 428 (26.16%) MPLS
18 424 (25.92%) OSPF
19 416 (25.43%) LAN
20 374 (22.86%) VMware
21 335 (20.48%) Windows
22 286 (17.48%) DNS
23 255 (15.59%) VMware Infrastructure
24 252 (15.40%) Linux
25 242 (14.79%) Cisco IOS
26 240 (14.67%) Microsoft
27 236 (14.43%) ITIL
28 202 (12.35%) Finance
29 196 (11.98%) CCIE
29 196 (11.98%) SolarWinds

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 77 (4.71%) MS Exchange
2 72 (4.40%) Skype for Business
3 50 (3.06%) IIS
4 44 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2010
5 43 (2.63%) Apache
6 34 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
7 27 (1.65%) SharePoint
8 21 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2007
8 21 (1.28%) Tomcat
9 10 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
10 9 (0.55%) nginx
11 8 (0.49%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (0.43%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.43%) Exchange Server 2003
13 6 (0.37%) Oracle Self-Service HR
14 3 (0.18%) Confluence
14 3 (0.18%) JBoss
14 3 (0.18%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.18%) WebLogic
15 2 (0.12%) WebSphere
Applications
1 47 (2.87%) Microsoft Office
2 38 (2.32%) MS Visio
3 16 (0.98%) Microsoft Excel
4 6 (0.37%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.12%) HipChat
5 2 (0.12%) S-PLUS
6 1 (0.061%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 4 (0.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.061%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (4.10%) Amazon AWS
2 53 (3.24%) Office 365
3 49 (3.00%) Microsoft Azure
4 33 (2.02%) SaaS
5 27 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
6 14 (0.86%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 11 (0.67%) Amazon ELB
8 9 (0.55%) Google Cloud Platform
9 8 (0.49%) IaaS
10 7 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
10 7 (0.43%) Amazon S3
10 7 (0.43%) G Suite
10 7 (0.43%) Google App Engine
11 5 (0.31%) Mimecast
11 5 (0.31%) PaaS
12 2 (0.12%) Akamai
13 1 (0.061%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 1364 (83.37%) Firewall
2 662 (40.46%) VPN
3 484 (29.58%) WAN
4 483 (29.52%) Network Security
5 458 (28.00%) Wireless
6 437 (26.71%) Cisco Nexus
7 436 (26.65%) BGP
8 428 (26.16%) MPLS
9 424 (25.92%) OSPF
10 416 (25.43%) LAN
11 286 (17.48%) DNS
12 242 (14.79%) Cisco IOS
13 188 (11.49%) TCP/IP
14 187 (11.43%) VoIP
15 185 (11.31%) EIGRP
16 184 (11.25%) DHCP
17 182 (11.12%) Cisco Wireless
18 168 (10.27%) IPsec
19 160 (9.78%) VLAN
20 148 (9.05%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 77 (4.71%) SQL Server
2 21 (1.28%) MySQL
3 18 (1.10%) PostgreSQL
4 13 (0.79%) SQL Server 2012
5 12 (0.73%) SQL Server 2014
6 9 (0.55%) Oracle Database
6 9 (0.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 7 (0.43%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (0.43%) MongoDB
8 4 (0.24%) Amazon RDS
8 4 (0.24%) Informix
8 4 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (0.12%) Big Data
9 2 (0.12%) Infinispan
10 1 (0.061%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.061%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (0.98%) Sonatype Nexus
2 12 (0.73%) Git (software)
3 8 (0.49%) Jenkins
4 7 (0.43%) JIRA
5 4 (0.24%) Subversion
6 3 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 2 (0.12%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 1 (0.061%) Bitbucket
General
1 202 (12.35%) Finance
2 84 (5.13%) Telecoms
3 57 (3.48%) Retail
4 40 (2.44%) Banking
5 20 (1.22%) Financial Institution
6 17 (1.04%) Pharmaceutical
7 15 (0.92%) Manufacturing
8 13 (0.79%) Legal
9 12 (0.73%) Back Office
10 11 (0.67%) Games
11 9 (0.55%) Investment Banking
11 9 (0.55%) Law
12 8 (0.49%) Advertising
12 8 (0.49%) Marketing
13 7 (0.43%) Online Betting
14 6 (0.37%) Billing
14 6 (0.37%) Electronics
15 3 (0.18%) Aerospace
15 3 (0.18%) Local Government
15 3 (0.18%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 957 (58.50%) Network Engineer
2 345 (21.09%) Cisco Engineer
3 292 (17.85%) Security Engineer
4 280 (17.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 251 (15.34%) Senior Network Engineer
6 233 (14.24%) Network Security Engineer
7 164 (10.02%) Support Engineer
8 139 (8.50%) Analyst
9 124 (7.58%) Network Support
10 118 (7.21%) Consultant
11 106 (6.48%) Network Support Engineer
12 100 (6.11%) Firewall Engineer
13 99 (6.05%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 87 (5.32%) Network Analyst
15 85 (5.20%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 78 (4.77%) Juniper Engineer
17 73 (4.46%) Security Consultant
18 67 (4.10%) Network Consultant
19 66 (4.03%) Cisco Support
20 63 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 102 (6.23%) 802.1X
2 19 (1.16%) CSS
3 12 (0.73%) REST
4 11 (0.67%) Web Services
5 9 (0.55%) Kafka
6 7 (0.43%) Elastic Stack
6 7 (0.43%) LAPP Stack
6 7 (0.43%) RabbitMQ
7 6 (0.37%) SAML
8 4 (0.24%) LAMP
9 3 (0.18%) COM+
9 3 (0.18%) HTML
9 3 (0.18%) Spring Boot
9 3 (0.18%) XML
10 2 (0.12%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (0.12%) CGI
10 2 (0.12%) HornetQ
10 2 (0.12%) JMS
10 2 (0.12%) Windows Identity Foundation
10 2 (0.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 439 (26.83%) Data Centre
2 61 (3.73%) Analytical Skills
3 55 (3.36%) Computer Science
4 43 (2.63%) Driving Licence
5 39 (2.38%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 38 (2.32%) Management Information System
7 34 (2.08%) Linux Command Line
8 32 (1.96%) Clustering
9 26 (1.59%) Hedge funds
10 22 (1.34%) PKI
11 21 (1.28%) EMC VNX
11 21 (1.28%) RSA SecurID
12 14 (0.86%) Client/Server
13 13 (0.79%) Fat Client
13 13 (0.79%) Thin Client
14 12 (0.73%) iPad
14 12 (0.73%) Security Operations Centre
15 10 (0.61%) Algorithms
15 10 (0.61%) Public Cloud
15 10 (0.61%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 335 (20.48%) Windows
2 252 (15.40%) Linux
3 159 (9.72%) Windows Server
4 127 (7.76%) Windows Server 2008
5 113 (6.91%) Windows Server 2012
6 85 (5.20%) Unix
7 41 (2.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (2.08%) CentOS
9 33 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 32 (1.96%) Windows 10
11 31 (1.89%) Solaris
12 25 (1.53%) Windows 7
13 24 (1.47%) Ubuntu
14 14 (0.86%) Data ONTAP
14 14 (0.86%) Mac OS X
15 13 (0.79%) Windows XP
16 9 (0.55%) AIX
17 7 (0.43%) VyOS
18 5 (0.31%) Windows 8
19 4 (0.24%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 236 (14.43%) ITIL
2 161 (9.84%) Presales
3 139 (8.50%) Load Balancing
4 128 (7.82%) Network Design
5 108 (6.60%) Network Management
6 103 (6.30%) Change Management
6 103 (6.30%) Network Monitoring
7 98 (5.99%) Mentoring
8 97 (5.93%) High Availability
9 88 (5.38%) Kalman Filter
10 66 (4.03%) Service Delivery
11 56 (3.42%) Cybersecurity
12 55 (3.36%) SIEM
13 54 (3.30%) Information Security
14 50 (3.06%) Disaster Recovery
14 50 (3.06%) Project Management
15 48 (2.93%) Migration
16 37 (2.26%) Change Control
17 36 (2.20%) Service Management
18 33 (2.02%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 81 (4.95%) SQL
2 40 (2.44%) Perl
3 30 (1.83%) PowerShell
3 30 (1.83%) Python
4 16 (0.98%) C
5 15 (0.92%) Bash Shell
6 14 (0.86%) Shell Script
7 9 (0.55%) C++
7 9 (0.55%) Java
8 7 (0.43%) PHP
9 6 (0.37%) R
10 5 (0.31%) Ruby
11 4 (0.24%) VBScript
12 3 (0.18%) VB
Qualifications
1 1132 (69.19%) Cisco Certification
2 884 (54.03%) CCNP
3 546 (33.37%) CCNA
4 196 (11.98%) CCIE
5 141 (8.62%) Degree
6 102 (6.23%) Security Cleared
7 88 (5.38%) CCSE
8 77 (4.71%) SC Cleared
9 70 (4.28%) CCSA
10 65 (3.97%) JNCIA
11 54 (3.30%) CCSP
12 53 (3.24%) CCDP
13 52 (3.18%) JNCIS
14 38 (2.32%) CCNP Voice
14 38 (2.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 35 (2.14%) CISSP
16 32 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
17 29 (1.77%) CCDA
18 27 (1.65%) JNCIP
19 26 (1.59%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (6.30%) SLA
2 64 (3.91%) PCI DSS
3 39 (2.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.86%) QA
5 9 (0.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.43%) GPG13
7 5 (0.31%) PMO
8 4 (0.24%) ISO27002
9 3 (0.18%) COBIT
9 3 (0.18%) COSO
9 3 (0.18%) Cyber Essentials
9 3 (0.18%) ISO27005
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.061%) GDPR
11 1 (0.061%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 255 (15.59%) VMware Infrastructure
2 165 (10.09%) Active Directory
3 97 (5.93%) Hyper-V
4 40 (2.44%) vSphere
5 33 (2.02%) Virtual Machines
6 31 (1.89%) Forefront TMG
7 27 (1.65%) VMware ESX
8 26 (1.59%) XenApp
9 23 (1.41%) VMware ESXi
10 22 (1.34%) ProxySG
11 19 (1.16%) VMware Workstation
12 16 (0.98%) XenServer
13 13 (0.79%) Docker
13 13 (0.79%) ISA Server
14 12 (0.73%) Terminal Services
15 10 (0.61%) XenDesktop
16 9 (0.55%) Firmware
16 9 (0.55%) iptables
17 8 (0.49%) KVM
17 8 (0.49%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 123 (7.52%) FortiGate
2 59 (3.61%) Cisco CUCM
3 45 (2.75%) Cisco Prime
4 39 (2.38%) Nagios
5 36 (2.20%) Puppet
6 27 (1.65%) SolarWinds Orion
7 25 (1.53%) HAProxy
8 24 (1.47%) WSUS
9 22 (1.34%) Host Intrusion Detection System
10 21 (1.28%) Backup Exec
11 20 (1.22%) Cacti
12 16 (0.98%) Cisco CME
13 15 (0.92%) OpenView
14 12 (0.73%) Ansible
14 12 (0.73%) SCOM
15 10 (0.61%) Cisco UCCX
15 10 (0.61%) SCCM
16 9 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
16 9 (0.55%) XenMobile
16 9 (0.55%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 1636 (100.00%) Cisco
2 591 (36.12%) CheckPoint
3 523 (31.97%) Palo Alto
4 517 (31.60%) Juniper
5 451 (27.57%) F5
6 374 (22.86%) VMware
7 240 (14.67%) Microsoft
8 196 (11.98%) SolarWinds
9 182 (11.12%) HP
10 164 (10.02%) Fortinet
11 142 (8.68%) Citrix
12 125 (7.64%) Riverbed
13 117 (7.15%) Aruba
14 95 (5.81%) SonicWALL
15 80 (4.89%) Blue Coat
16 74 (4.52%) WatchGuard
17 67 (4.10%) NetApp
18 54 (3.30%) Meraki
19 50 (3.06%) Extreme Networks
20 49 (3.00%) Dell
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
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Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Barnsley, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Posted: 15 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Rullion
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Competitive Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Rickmansworth, Hertfordshire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 45k per year
Posted: Yesterday
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: Excellent Package Available
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
The North Starr
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + on-call, benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
West Malling, Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cloud Computing International
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, stock, benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
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City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
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Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
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Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
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Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Senitor Associates
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Slough, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
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Informatiq Consulting
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Spring Technology
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