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

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
UK
Rank 311 292 290
Rank change year-on-year -19 -2  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 832 1119 1128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.98% 1.09% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.11% 6.29% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 734 980 885
Median salary £45,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.00% +4.16%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £35,690 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year -15.00% +5.26%  

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 13618 17785 19381
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.03% 17.28% 18.34%
Number of salaries quoted 11099 14713 15424
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

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 March 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 March 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 -12 809 £46,500 -7.00% 69
London +12 331 £52,500 - 27
South East +24 286 £45,000 -14.28% 12
City of London +29 87 £45,000 -14.69% 12
Surrey +25 83 £45,000 -14.28% 5
Berkshire -10 75 £55,000 -4.34% 3
West Midlands +22 61 £37,500 -15.05% 8
East Sussex - 57 £44,500 -
Brighton - 57 £44,500 -
Hampshire +6 36 £40,000 -20.00% 3
East of England -1 36 £46,250 -2.63% 3
North West -8 32 £37,500 -25.00% 6
Oxfordshire +8 24 £40,000 -15.78%
South West -3 24 £40,500 -4.70% 3
Reading -25 22 £63,750 +6.25%
Yorkshire -24 21 £55,000 +22.22% 5
East Midlands +9 18 £33,000 -7.53% 3
Oxford +7 17 £40,000 -15.78%
Birmingham +14 16 £50,000 +30.02% 5
Redhill +13 15 £63,000 +8.62%
Slough +26 14 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Manchester -20 14 £37,500 -28.57% 4
Dorking +5 12 - -
Canary Wharf -9 12 £57,500 -20.68%
Cheshire +11 11 £34,000 -28.42% 2
Hertfordshire +1 11 £47,000 -6.00% 1
Worcestershire -15 11 £37,500 -11.76%
Herefordshire - 11 £45,000 -
Cambridgeshire +14 10 £43,000 +22.85% 1
Essex +14 10 £33,000 -25.42%

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 1695 (100.00%) Cisco
2 1395 (82.30%) Firewall
3 1187 (70.03%) Cisco Certification
4 913 (53.86%) CCNP
5 686 (40.47%) VPN
6 624 (36.81%) CheckPoint
7 595 (35.10%) CCNA
8 557 (32.86%) Palo Alto
9 545 (32.15%) Juniper
10 496 (29.26%) Network Security
11 485 (28.61%) WAN
12 478 (28.20%) Wireless
13 470 (27.73%) Cisco Nexus
14 461 (27.20%) Data Centre
15 441 (26.02%) OSPF
16 439 (25.90%) F5
17 433 (25.55%) BGP
18 429 (25.31%) MPLS
19 428 (25.25%) LAN
20 410 (24.19%) VMware
21 336 (19.82%) Windows
22 301 (17.76%) DNS
23 296 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
24 245 (14.45%) Microsoft
25 244 (14.40%) ITIL
25 244 (14.40%) Cisco IOS
26 227 (13.39%) Finance
27 226 (13.33%) Linux
28 203 (11.98%) SolarWinds
29 199 (11.74%) CCIE

Cisco ASA
Top Related 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 83 (4.90%) Skype for Business
2 80 (4.72%) MS Exchange
3 46 (2.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 45 (2.65%) IIS
5 38 (2.24%) Exchange Server 2013
6 35 (2.06%) Apache
7 19 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2007
8 18 (1.06%) SharePoint
9 14 (0.83%) Tomcat
10 8 (0.47%) Elasticsearch
11 7 (0.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 7 (0.41%) nginx
12 6 (0.35%) Exchange Server 2003
12 6 (0.35%) Oracle Self-Service HR
13 5 (0.29%) Apache Solr
14 3 (0.18%) Cloud Foundry
14 3 (0.18%) Confluence
14 3 (0.18%) JBoss
14 3 (0.18%) OpenStack
14 3 (0.18%) WebSphere
Applications
1 96 (5.66%) MS Excel
2 45 (2.65%) MS Office
3 32 (1.89%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (0.29%) S-PLUS
6 4 (0.24%) MS Project
7 2 (0.12%) HipChat
8 1 (0.059%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 2 (0.12%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.12%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.059%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 67 (3.95%) Amazon AWS
2 50 (2.95%) Office 365
3 46 (2.71%) Microsoft Azure
4 32 (1.89%) SaaS
5 29 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
6 9 (0.53%) IaaS
6 9 (0.53%) Mimecast
6 9 (0.53%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 8 (0.47%) Amazon ELB
8 7 (0.41%) G Suite
9 6 (0.35%) Google Cloud Platform
10 5 (0.29%) Amazon EC2
10 5 (0.29%) Amazon S3
10 5 (0.29%) Google App Engine
10 5 (0.29%) PaaS
11 1 (0.059%) Akamai
11 1 (0.059%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.059%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1395 (82.30%) Firewall
2 686 (40.47%) VPN
3 496 (29.26%) Network Security
4 485 (28.61%) WAN
5 478 (28.20%) Wireless
6 470 (27.73%) Cisco Nexus
7 441 (26.02%) OSPF
8 433 (25.55%) BGP
9 429 (25.31%) MPLS
10 428 (25.25%) LAN
11 301 (17.76%) DNS
12 244 (14.40%) Cisco IOS
13 192 (11.33%) VoIP
14 190 (11.21%) TCP/IP
15 189 (11.15%) Cisco Wireless
16 180 (10.62%) DHCP
17 163 (9.62%) EIGRP
18 152 (8.97%) Cisco PIX
19 144 (8.50%) VLAN
20 141 (8.32%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 87 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 17 (1.00%) MySQL
3 16 (0.94%) SQL Server 2014
4 15 (0.88%) PostgreSQL
5 14 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
6 12 (0.71%) Oracle Database
7 7 (0.41%) SQL Server 2008
8 6 (0.35%) SQL Server 2005
9 5 (0.29%) Apache Cassandra
9 5 (0.29%) Informix
9 5 (0.29%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 3 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 2 (0.12%) Amazon RDS
11 2 (0.12%) GIS
11 2 (0.12%) Infinispan
12 1 (0.059%) OLAP
12 1 (0.059%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 12 (0.71%) Sonatype Nexus
2 11 (0.65%) Git (software)
3 6 (0.35%) Jenkins
4 5 (0.29%) JIRA
4 5 (0.29%) Subversion
5 4 (0.24%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 3 (0.18%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.059%) Bitbucket
General
1 227 (13.39%) Finance
2 93 (5.49%) Telecoms
3 51 (3.01%) Retail
4 47 (2.77%) Banking
5 27 (1.59%) Financial Institution
6 23 (1.36%) Legal
7 17 (1.00%) Pharmaceutical
8 14 (0.83%) Back Office
9 12 (0.71%) Law
9 12 (0.71%) Marketing
10 11 (0.65%) Games
10 11 (0.65%) Manufacturing
11 8 (0.47%) Publishing
12 7 (0.41%) Online Betting
13 6 (0.35%) Advertising
14 5 (0.29%) Aerospace
14 5 (0.29%) Billing
14 5 (0.29%) Investment Banking
15 4 (0.24%) Electronics
16 3 (0.18%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 959 (56.58%) Network Engineer
2 352 (20.77%) Cisco Engineer
3 302 (17.82%) Security Engineer
4 282 (16.64%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 231 (13.63%) Network Security Engineer
6 217 (12.80%) Senior Network Engineer
7 178 (10.50%) Support Engineer
8 136 (8.02%) Analyst
9 128 (7.55%) Network Support
10 124 (7.32%) Consultant
11 112 (6.61%) Network Support Engineer
12 108 (6.37%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 104 (6.14%) Cisco Security Engineer
14 103 (6.08%) Firewall Engineer
15 92 (5.43%) Juniper Engineer
15 92 (5.43%) Network Analyst
16 85 (5.01%) Architect
17 71 (4.19%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
17 71 (4.19%) Cisco Support
18 67 (3.95%) Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 97 (5.72%) 802.1X
2 14 (0.83%) SAML
3 13 (0.77%) CSS
4 12 (0.71%) Web Services
5 9 (0.53%) OpenID
6 8 (0.47%) OAuth2
6 8 (0.47%) Ruby on Rails
7 7 (0.41%) Kafka
8 5 (0.29%) Elastic Stack
8 5 (0.29%) LAPP Stack
8 5 (0.29%) RabbitMQ
9 4 (0.24%) REST
10 3 (0.18%) COM+
10 3 (0.18%) LAMP
10 3 (0.18%) Spring Boot
11 2 (0.12%) ActiveMQ
11 2 (0.12%) CGI
11 2 (0.12%) HornetQ
11 2 (0.12%) JMS
11 2 (0.12%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 461 (27.20%) Data Centre
2 63 (3.72%) Analytical Skills
3 54 (3.19%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 46 (2.71%) Computer Science
5 45 (2.65%) Management Information System
6 44 (2.60%) Driving Licence
7 41 (2.42%) Clustering
8 31 (1.83%) Linux Command Line
9 25 (1.47%) EMC VNX
9 25 (1.47%) Hedge funds
10 21 (1.24%) PKI
11 19 (1.12%) Client/Server
11 19 (1.12%) RSA SecurID
12 14 (0.83%) Video Conferencing
13 13 (0.77%) Replication
14 12 (0.71%) Fat Client
14 12 (0.71%) iPad
14 12 (0.71%) Thin Client
15 11 (0.65%) Blackberry
16 10 (0.59%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 336 (19.82%) Windows
2 226 (13.33%) Linux
3 177 (10.44%) Windows Server
4 127 (7.49%) Windows Server 2012
5 119 (7.02%) Windows Server 2008
6 87 (5.13%) Unix
7 45 (2.65%) Windows Server 2003
8 34 (2.01%) Windows 7
9 33 (1.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 30 (1.77%) Windows 10
11 29 (1.71%) Solaris
12 28 (1.65%) CentOS
13 22 (1.30%) Ubuntu
14 17 (1.00%) Windows 8
15 16 (0.94%) Data ONTAP
16 15 (0.88%) Mac OS X
17 13 (0.77%) Windows XP
18 11 (0.65%) AIX
19 7 (0.41%) VyOS
20 3 (0.18%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 244 (14.40%) ITIL
2 167 (9.85%) Presales
3 148 (8.73%) Load Balancing
4 116 (6.84%) Network Design
5 110 (6.49%) Kalman Filter
6 106 (6.25%) Network Management
7 103 (6.08%) Change Management
8 95 (5.60%) Mentoring
9 94 (5.55%) Network Monitoring
10 93 (5.49%) High Availability
11 74 (4.37%) Service Delivery
12 70 (4.13%) SIEM
13 64 (3.78%) Disaster Recovery
13 64 (3.78%) Project Management
14 57 (3.36%) Information Security
15 52 (3.07%) Migration
16 48 (2.83%) Cybersecurity
17 47 (2.77%) Change Control
18 37 (2.18%) ITIL V3
18 37 (2.18%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 92 (5.43%) SQL
2 42 (2.48%) PowerShell
3 37 (2.18%) Python
4 29 (1.71%) Perl
5 19 (1.12%) Bash Shell
6 16 (0.94%) C
7 12 (0.71%) Shell Script
8 10 (0.59%) Ruby
9 9 (0.53%) C++
10 8 (0.47%) JavaScript
11 6 (0.35%) Java
11 6 (0.35%) PHP
11 6 (0.35%) R
12 4 (0.24%) VBScript
13 3 (0.18%) VB
14 2 (0.12%) VBA
15 1 (0.059%) C#
15 1 (0.059%) Lua
Qualifications
1 1187 (70.03%) Cisco Certification
2 913 (53.86%) CCNP
3 595 (35.10%) CCNA
4 199 (11.74%) CCIE
5 135 (7.96%) Degree
6 107 (6.31%) Security Cleared
7 90 (5.31%) CCSE
8 85 (5.01%) SC Cleared
9 76 (4.48%) CCSA
10 74 (4.37%) JNCIA
11 52 (3.07%) CCDP
12 50 (2.95%) Microsoft Certification
13 49 (2.89%) CCSP
14 45 (2.65%) JNCIS
15 41 (2.42%) CCNP Voice
16 38 (2.24%) MCSE
17 36 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 33 (1.95%) JNCIP
19 31 (1.83%) CISSP
20 28 (1.65%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 126 (7.43%) SLA
2 64 (3.78%) PCI DSS
3 42 (2.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 14 (0.83%) QA
5 8 (0.47%) HIPAA
5 8 (0.47%) PMO
5 8 (0.47%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 7 (0.41%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 6 (0.35%) GPG13
8 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
9 1 (0.059%) COBIT
9 1 (0.059%) Cyber Essentials
9 1 (0.059%) GDPR
9 1 (0.059%) ISO27002
System Software
1 296 (17.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 173 (10.21%) Active Directory
3 120 (7.08%) Hyper-V
4 44 (2.60%) Forefront TMG
5 43 (2.54%) vSphere
6 37 (2.18%) VMware ESX
7 33 (1.95%) Virtual Machines
8 29 (1.71%) VMware ESXi
9 26 (1.53%) XenApp
10 23 (1.36%) ISA Server
11 21 (1.24%) ProxySG
12 20 (1.18%) VMware Workstation
13 18 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
14 13 (0.77%) Terminal Services
15 12 (0.71%) Docker
15 12 (0.71%) UAG
15 12 (0.71%) XenServer
16 10 (0.59%) Firmware
16 10 (0.59%) XenDesktop
17 7 (0.41%) iptables
Systems Management
1 130 (7.67%) FortiGate
2 69 (4.07%) Cisco CUCM
3 55 (3.24%) Cisco Prime
4 41 (2.42%) Nagios
5 32 (1.89%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 32 (1.89%) Puppet
6 29 (1.71%) HAProxy
7 24 (1.42%) Backup Exec
7 24 (1.42%) SolarWinds Orion
8 23 (1.36%) QRadar
8 23 (1.36%) WSUS
9 21 (1.24%) SCOM
10 19 (1.12%) SCCM
11 17 (1.00%) Cacti
11 17 (1.00%) Cisco CME
12 12 (0.71%) Ansible
12 12 (0.71%) Cisco UCCX
12 12 (0.71%) NetBackup
12 12 (0.71%) OpenView
13 11 (0.65%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 1695 (100.00%) Cisco
2 624 (36.81%) CheckPoint
3 557 (32.86%) Palo Alto
4 545 (32.15%) Juniper
5 439 (25.90%) F5
6 410 (24.19%) VMware
7 245 (14.45%) Microsoft
8 203 (11.98%) SolarWinds
9 183 (10.80%) HP
10 166 (9.79%) Fortinet
11 132 (7.79%) Citrix
12 131 (7.73%) Riverbed
13 110 (6.49%) Aruba
14 96 (5.66%) SonicWALL
15 73 (4.31%) WatchGuard
16 71 (4.19%) Blue Coat
17 69 (4.07%) NetApp
18 64 (3.78%) Dell
19 60 (3.54%) Meraki
20 47 (2.77%) Extreme Networks
Wokingham, Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £36000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Leicestershire
X4 Group
Salary: Dependent on Experience
Posted: 14 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Leatherhead, Surrey
Millshill Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £48,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
Pearson Whiffin Recruitment Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Oscar
Salary: £35000 - £44000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Client Server
Salary: £45k to £55k + benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Itecco
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Flexible Working + Oncall
Posted: 16 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leicestershire
Talent International
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £35k - 50k per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Cornucopia IT Resourcing
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits
Posted: 20 hours ago
West Midlands
Franklin Fitch Limited
Salary: From £38,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £75000 per annum + Comprehensive Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
West Malling, Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: c£50,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Southern Lights Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cambridgeshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
LV
Salary: Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
ITalent Consultancy
Salary: From £45,000 to £52,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The North Starr
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bonus, stock, benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Luton, Bedfordshire
onezeero.
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + Employee benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
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Salary: £47000 - £55000 per annum + Pension + Bupa
Posted: 3 days ago