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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 360 309 314
Rank change year-on-year -51 +5  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 743 1012 1133
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.84% 1.03% 1.02%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.23% 6.07% 5.86%
Number of salaries quoted 642 915 908
Median salary £52,000 £50,000 £46,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.00% +6.95%  
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £31,708
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

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 14196 16683 19335
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.14% 16.94% 17.43%
Number of salaries quoted 11554 13858 15753
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

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 24 June 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 24 June 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 -54 713 £52,000 +4.00% 68
London -67 287 £55,000 - 21
South East -3 207 £55,000 +10.00% 16
Berkshire +16 92 £55,000 +4.76% 5
City of London -7 60 £47,500 -13.63% 5
East of England +8 51 £57,500 +27.77% 5
West Midlands +16 43 £40,000 -15.78% 10
Reading +25 39 £58,000 -3.33%
North West -41 39 £44,500 +2.29% 6
Hampshire +18 36 £45,500 -4.21% 4
Yorkshire -2 34 £35,000 -30.00% 6
Surrey -9 32 £60,000 +26.31% 2
West Yorkshire +12 30 £35,000 -22.22% 6
South West -32 30 £42,500 +14.86% 1
Hertfordshire -1 26 £67,500 +50.00% 4
East Midlands +26 23 £52,000 +57.57% 1
Birmingham +15 21 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Scotland +28 19 £60,000 +26.31% 4
Oxfordshire +31 18 £55,000 +86.44%
Basingstoke +13 18 £49,500 +54.68% 2
Redhill +6 18 £63,000 +7.69%
Leeds +4 16 £51,500 +3.00% 2
Manchester -30 15 £42,500 - 2
Slough +6 14 £45,000 -14.28% 2
Cheshire -18 14 £45,000 +9.75% 3
Bristol -28 14 £40,000 +73.91% 1
Essex +8 13 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Warwickshire +18 11 £35,000 -28.20%
Colchester +6 11 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Warrington -1 11 £45,000 -10.00% 2

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1575 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1338 (84.95%) Firewall
3 1065 (67.62%) Cisco Certification
4 805 (51.11%) CCNP
5 628 (39.87%) CheckPoint
6 603 (38.29%) VPN
7 522 (33.14%) Juniper
8 516 (32.76%) WAN
9 494 (31.37%) Palo Alto
10 484 (30.73%) BGP
11 480 (30.48%) F5
12 470 (29.84%) CCNA
13 439 (27.87%) OSPF
14 437 (27.75%) Data Centre
15 435 (27.62%) MPLS
16 426 (27.05%) Network Security
17 420 (26.67%) Wireless
18 418 (26.54%) LAN
19 403 (25.59%) Cisco Nexus
20 358 (22.73%) VMware
21 352 (22.35%) Windows
22 282 (17.90%) DNS
23 281 (17.84%) Linux
24 261 (16.57%) ITIL
25 247 (15.68%) Microsoft
26 246 (15.62%) Cisco IOS
27 235 (14.92%) CCIE
28 233 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
29 217 (13.78%) IPsec
30 212 (13.46%) EIGRP

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 84 (5.33%) MS Exchange
2 54 (3.43%) Skype for Business
3 49 (3.11%) IIS
4 46 (2.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 43 (2.73%) Apache
6 32 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2013
7 30 (1.90%) Tomcat
8 23 (1.46%) SharePoint
9 14 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
10 10 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
11 9 (0.57%) nginx
12 7 (0.44%) Apache Solr
12 7 (0.44%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 7 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2003
13 5 (0.32%) Oracle Workflow
14 3 (0.19%) CMS
14 3 (0.19%) Confluence
14 3 (0.19%) JBoss
14 3 (0.19%) MS Project Server
14 3 (0.19%) WebLogic
Applications
1 39 (2.48%) Microsoft Office
2 37 (2.35%) MS Visio
3 13 (0.83%) Microsoft Excel
4 3 (0.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 2 (0.13%) HipChat
Business Applications
1 13 (0.83%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.063%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.063%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 96 (6.10%) Amazon AWS
2 89 (5.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (2.92%) Office 365
4 27 (1.71%) SaaS
5 14 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
6 11 (0.70%) Amazon ELB
6 11 (0.70%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 10 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
8 8 (0.51%) Akamai
9 7 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
9 7 (0.44%) Amazon S3
9 7 (0.44%) Google App Engine
10 6 (0.38%) IaaS
10 6 (0.38%) PaaS
11 5 (0.32%) Mimecast
12 3 (0.19%) G Suite
Communications & Networking
1 1338 (84.95%) Firewall
2 603 (38.29%) VPN
3 516 (32.76%) WAN
4 484 (30.73%) BGP
5 439 (27.87%) OSPF
6 435 (27.62%) MPLS
7 426 (27.05%) Network Security
8 420 (26.67%) Wireless
9 418 (26.54%) LAN
10 403 (25.59%) Cisco Nexus
11 282 (17.90%) DNS
12 246 (15.62%) Cisco IOS
13 217 (13.78%) IPsec
14 212 (13.46%) EIGRP
15 201 (12.76%) VLAN
16 187 (11.87%) TCP/IP
17 179 (11.37%) VoIP
18 178 (11.30%) DHCP
19 164 (10.41%) Cisco PIX
19 164 (10.41%) Cisco Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 93 (5.90%) SQL Server
2 30 (1.90%) MySQL
3 27 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 20 (1.27%) SQL Server 2008
5 14 (0.89%) SQL Server 2014
6 13 (0.83%) PostgreSQL
6 13 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
7 7 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
7 7 (0.44%) MongoDB
8 5 (0.32%) Oracle Database
9 4 (0.25%) Big Data
10 3 (0.19%) Data Warehouse
11 2 (0.13%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.13%) Infinispan
Development Applications
1 14 (0.89%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (0.44%) Git (software)
2 7 (0.44%) Jenkins
3 6 (0.38%) JIRA
4 5 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (0.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.063%) Bitbucket
6 1 (0.063%) Metasploit
General
1 209 (13.27%) Finance
2 86 (5.46%) Telecoms
3 66 (4.19%) Retail
4 40 (2.54%) Banking
5 34 (2.16%) Legal
6 24 (1.52%) Manufacturing
7 20 (1.27%) Back Office
8 15 (0.95%) Electronics
8 15 (0.95%) Law
8 15 (0.95%) Marketing
9 12 (0.76%) Games
10 11 (0.70%) Advertising
10 11 (0.70%) Pharmaceutical
11 9 (0.57%) Financial Institution
12 8 (0.51%) Automotive
13 5 (0.32%) Digital Economy
13 5 (0.32%) Investment Banking
13 5 (0.32%) Online Betting
14 4 (0.25%) Billing
14 4 (0.25%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 912 (57.90%) Network Engineer
2 307 (19.49%) Cisco Engineer
3 264 (16.76%) Senior Network Engineer
4 261 (16.57%) Security Engineer
5 245 (15.56%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 204 (12.95%) Network Security Engineer
7 138 (8.76%) Support Engineer
8 127 (8.06%) Analyst
9 110 (6.98%) Consultant
10 106 (6.73%) Network Support
11 97 (6.16%) Firewall Engineer
12 96 (6.10%) Network Support Engineer
13 81 (5.14%) Architect
14 76 (4.83%) Network Architect
15 72 (4.57%) 3rd Line Engineer
16 66 (4.19%) Cisco Security Engineer
16 66 (4.19%) Juniper Engineer
17 65 (4.13%) Security Consultant
18 63 (4.00%) Security Analyst
19 62 (3.94%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 82 (5.21%) 802.1X
2 20 (1.27%) HTML
3 19 (1.21%) CSS
4 16 (1.02%) XML
5 12 (0.76%) REST
5 12 (0.76%) Web Services
6 9 (0.57%) Kafka
7 7 (0.44%) Elastic Stack
7 7 (0.44%) RabbitMQ
8 6 (0.38%) LAMP
8 6 (0.38%) LAPP Stack
9 5 (0.32%) COM+
10 4 (0.25%) Middleware
11 3 (0.19%) Spring Boot
12 2 (0.13%) ActiveMQ
12 2 (0.13%) HornetQ
12 2 (0.13%) SAML
13 1 (0.063%) FIX Protocol
13 1 (0.063%) JMS
13 1 (0.063%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 437 (27.75%) Data Centre
2 67 (4.25%) Computer Science
3 58 (3.68%) Analytical Skills
4 39 (2.48%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 38 (2.41%) Linux Command Line
6 35 (2.22%) Management Information System
7 29 (1.84%) Clustering
8 27 (1.71%) Driving Licence
9 22 (1.40%) PKI
10 19 (1.21%) Virtual Team
11 18 (1.14%) iPad
11 18 (1.14%) Public Cloud
12 17 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
13 14 (0.89%) EMC VNX
14 13 (0.83%) Fat Client
14 13 (0.83%) Hedge funds
14 13 (0.83%) Thin Client
15 10 (0.63%) NHS
15 10 (0.63%) Security Operations Centre
16 9 (0.57%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 352 (22.35%) Windows
2 281 (17.84%) Linux
3 157 (9.97%) Windows Server
4 132 (8.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 125 (7.94%) Windows Server 2012
6 79 (5.02%) Unix
7 53 (3.37%) Windows Server 2003
8 38 (2.41%) CentOS
9 29 (1.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 25 (1.59%) Solaris
11 23 (1.46%) Windows 10
11 23 (1.46%) Windows 7
12 21 (1.33%) Ubuntu
13 16 (1.02%) AIX
14 14 (0.89%) Windows XP
15 11 (0.70%) Data ONTAP
15 11 (0.70%) Debian
16 8 (0.51%) VMS
17 7 (0.44%) Mac OS X
17 7 (0.44%) VyOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (16.57%) ITIL
2 163 (10.35%) Network Design
3 157 (9.97%) Load Balancing
4 146 (9.27%) Presales
5 111 (7.05%) Network Monitoring
6 97 (6.16%) High Availability
7 88 (5.59%) Mentoring
8 81 (5.14%) Change Management
9 78 (4.95%) Kalman Filter
10 75 (4.76%) SIEM
11 74 (4.70%) Network Management
12 64 (4.06%) Cybersecurity
12 64 (4.06%) Service Delivery
13 59 (3.75%) Information Security
14 53 (3.37%) Project Management
15 47 (2.98%) E-Commerce
16 44 (2.79%) Network Architecture
17 43 (2.73%) Disaster Recovery
18 41 (2.60%) Migration
19 40 (2.54%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 78 (4.95%) SQL
2 35 (2.22%) Perl
3 28 (1.78%) PowerShell
3 28 (1.78%) Python
4 24 (1.52%) C
5 17 (1.08%) Shell Script
6 15 (0.95%) Java
7 14 (0.89%) Bash Shell
8 9 (0.57%) Ruby
9 6 (0.38%) C++
9 6 (0.38%) R
10 5 (0.32%) C-shell
10 5 (0.32%) Korn
10 5 (0.32%) PHP
11 2 (0.13%) VBScript
12 1 (0.063%) JavaScript
12 1 (0.063%) Tcl
12 1 (0.063%) T-SQL
12 1 (0.063%) VB
Qualifications
1 1065 (67.62%) Cisco Certification
2 805 (51.11%) CCNP
3 470 (29.84%) CCNA
4 235 (14.92%) CCIE
5 138 (8.76%) Degree
6 84 (5.33%) CCSE
6 84 (5.33%) Security Cleared
7 66 (4.19%) SC Cleared
8 59 (3.75%) CISSP
8 59 (3.75%) JNCIS
9 58 (3.68%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 57 (3.62%) CCSA
11 44 (2.79%) CCSP
12 43 (2.73%) CCDP
13 42 (2.67%) Microsoft Certification
14 40 (2.54%) JNCIA
15 32 (2.03%) CCDA
16 30 (1.90%) MCSE
17 28 (1.78%) CCIP
17 28 (1.78%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (4.70%) PCI DSS
2 63 (4.00%) SLA
3 61 (3.87%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 16 (1.02%) QA
5 10 (0.63%) COBIT
6 9 (0.57%) Cyber Essentials
7 8 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
8 6 (0.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 5 (0.32%) GPG13
10 4 (0.25%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
10 4 (0.25%) PMO
11 3 (0.19%) COSO
11 3 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 27005
12 2 (0.13%) GDPR
13 1 (0.063%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 233 (14.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 184 (11.68%) Active Directory
3 93 (5.90%) Hyper-V
4 39 (2.48%) XenApp
5 38 (2.41%) VMware ESXi
6 30 (1.90%) vSphere
7 24 (1.52%) Terminal Services
7 24 (1.52%) VMware Workstation
8 22 (1.40%) XenServer
9 19 (1.21%) ProxySG
10 17 (1.08%) Forefront TMG
10 17 (1.08%) KVM
10 17 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
11 13 (0.83%) Docker
12 10 (0.63%) ISA Server
12 10 (0.63%) pfSense
12 10 (0.63%) Virtual Servers
13 8 (0.51%) Firmware
14 7 (0.44%) iptables
14 7 (0.44%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 148 (9.40%) FortiGate
2 58 (3.68%) Cisco CUCM
3 42 (2.67%) Cisco Prime
4 39 (2.48%) SolarWinds Orion
5 34 (2.16%) Cacti
6 31 (1.97%) WSUS
7 29 (1.84%) Nagios
8 27 (1.71%) Backup Exec
9 24 (1.52%) Puppet
10 21 (1.33%) Nessus
10 21 (1.33%) ZABBIX
11 19 (1.21%) Cisco UCCX
11 19 (1.21%) HAProxy
12 18 (1.14%) OpenView
13 14 (0.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
14 11 (0.70%) SCCM
15 9 (0.57%) Cisco CME
15 9 (0.57%) Cisco UCCE
15 9 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
15 9 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1575 (100.00%) Cisco
2 628 (39.87%) CheckPoint
3 522 (33.14%) Juniper
4 494 (31.37%) Palo Alto
5 480 (30.48%) F5
6 358 (22.73%) VMware
7 247 (15.68%) Microsoft
8 205 (13.02%) Fortinet
9 179 (11.37%) SolarWinds
10 174 (11.05%) HP
11 159 (10.10%) Citrix
12 117 (7.43%) Aruba
13 106 (6.73%) Riverbed
14 100 (6.35%) SonicWALL
15 89 (5.65%) Blue Coat
16 77 (4.89%) WatchGuard
17 65 (4.13%) Meraki
18 60 (3.81%) Extreme Networks
19 54 (3.43%) Dell
19 54 (3.43%) NetApp
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Market rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £67,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Worcestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Wakefield, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Camberley, Surrey
Imperative People
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Car & Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chertsey, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
ASDA
Salary: Market Salary + Car + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Kcom Group Plc
Salary: £40000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Networkers
Salary: benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
Amsource Technology Ltd
Salary: From £35,000 to £38,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wellingborough, Northamptonshire
Erin Associates
Salary: £29000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Itecco
Salary: £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Colchester, Essex
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £53000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 3 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
South East London
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £55,000 to £68,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bradford, West Yorkshire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £38000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension & Onsite gym
Posted: 3 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Warrington, Cheshire
Latcom Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£80,000 to £90,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£80,000 to £90,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Joseph Harry Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + + 10% Pension + 25% Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago