Period
to 21 January 2022

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies with an option to work from home (WFH) and 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 January 2022 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
UK > Work from Home
6 months to
21 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 436 265 212
Rank change year-on-year -171 -53 -39
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 99 77 67
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 0.34% 0.72% 0.91%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.28% 5.30% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 83 72 64
10th Percentile £41,250 £41,250 £38,500
25th Percentile £48,750 £45,000 £45,563
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
Median % change year-on-year +9.09% +4.76% -16.00%
75th Percentile £67,750 £71,875 £66,250
90th Percentile £81,250 £94,500 £67,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% - -9.09%

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 with a WFH option and a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Work from Home
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 3,022 1,454 1,030
As % of all permanent jobs with a WFH option 10.34% 13.56% 14.03%
Number of salaries quoted 2,339 1,284 901
10th Percentile £35,750 £33,750 £34,750
25th Percentile £43,750 £42,500 £43,500
Median annual salary (50th Percentile) £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median % change year-on-year +4.55% - -4.35%
75th Percentile £72,500 £68,750 £68,750
90th Percentile £87,500 £85,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £50,216 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +0.43% +5.26% -

Cisco ASA
Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

Job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Cisco ASA trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend for Jobs with a WFH Option

3-month moving average salary quoted in job vacancies with a work from home option citing Cisco ASA.

Cisco ASA salary trend for jobs with a WFH option

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram for Jobs with a WFH Option

Salary distribution for jobs with a work from home option citing Cisco ASA over the 6 months to 21 January 2022.

Cisco ASA salary histogram for jobs with a WFH option

For the 6 months to 21 January 2022, Cisco ASA job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent jobs with a WFH option and a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 99 (100.00%) Cisco
2 85 (85.86%) Firewall
3 65 (65.66%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (50.51%) CCNP
5 49 (49.49%) LAN
6 47 (47.47%) CheckPoint
7 45 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 40 (40.40%) Data Centre
8 40 (40.40%) WAN
9 36 (36.36%) F5
10 35 (35.35%) Microsoft
11 31 (31.31%) Palo Alto
12 30 (30.30%) Network Security
13 29 (29.29%) Azure
14 25 (25.25%) Service Delivery
15 23 (23.23%) ITIL
15 23 (23.23%) Presales
16 22 (22.22%) AWS
17 20 (20.20%) Apple
17 20 (20.20%) Fortinet
18 19 (19.19%) BGP
18 19 (19.19%) CCIE
18 19 (19.19%) Social Skills
19 18 (18.18%) Juniper
19 18 (18.18%) Information Security
19 18 (18.18%) FortiGate
20 17 (17.17%) SolarWinds
20 17 (17.17%) Linux
21 16 (16.16%) Management Information System
21 16 (16.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills with a WFH Option 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 6 (6.06%) IIS
2 1 (1.01%) Ethereum
Applications
1 8 (8.08%) MS Visio
2 4 (4.04%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 29 (29.29%) Azure
2 22 (22.22%) AWS
3 3 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (2.02%) SaaS
4 2 (2.02%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 1 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (1.01%) Azure Active Directory
5 1 (1.01%) Azure ExpressRoute
5 1 (1.01%) Microsoft 365
Communications & Networking
1 85 (85.86%) Firewall
2 49 (49.49%) LAN
3 45 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 40 (40.40%) WAN
5 30 (30.30%) Network Security
6 19 (19.19%) BGP
7 16 (16.16%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 15 (15.15%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 15 (15.15%) OSPF
8 15 (15.15%) SD-WAN
8 15 (15.15%) VPN
8 15 (15.15%) Wireless
9 13 (13.13%) Cisco Firepower
10 12 (12.12%) DNS
10 12 (12.12%) MPLS
11 11 (11.11%) DHCP
12 10 (10.10%) Cisco ISE
12 10 (10.10%) Cisco Wireless
13 9 (9.09%) WLAN
14 8 (8.08%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.01%) Amazon Aurora
1 1 (1.01%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (1.01%) Big Data
1 1 (1.01%) Blockchain
1 1 (1.01%) MariaDB
1 1 (1.01%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (4.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 19 (19.19%) Social Skills
2 14 (14.14%) Documentation Skills
3 11 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (6.06%) Advertising
5 4 (4.04%) Inclusion and Diversity
6 2 (2.02%) Finance
6 2 (2.02%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.01%) Aerospace
7 1 (1.01%) Banking
7 1 (1.01%) Billing
7 1 (1.01%) Retail
Job Titles
1 26 (26.26%) Network Engineer
2 12 (12.12%) Architect
3 11 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 11 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 11 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 10 (10.10%) Information Security Specialist
4 10 (10.10%) Information Specialist
4 10 (10.10%) Security Operations Specialist
4 10 (10.10%) Security Specialist
5 9 (9.09%) Analyst
5 9 (9.09%) Network Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) Cloud Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) Consultant
6 8 (8.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 8 (8.08%) LAN Specialist
6 8 (8.08%) Network Consultant
6 8 (8.08%) Network Specialist
7 6 (6.06%) Senior Cloud Engineer
7 6 (6.06%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (11.11%) Middleware
2 2 (2.02%) CSS
3 1 (1.01%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 40 (40.40%) Data Centre
2 16 (16.16%) Management Information System
3 11 (11.11%) Public Cloud
4 10 (10.10%) Cyberthreat
5 6 (6.06%) Linux Command Line
6 4 (4.04%) CMDB
7 2 (2.02%) IVR
7 2 (2.02%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.01%) Bitcoin
8 1 (1.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (1.01%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (17.17%) Linux
2 10 (10.10%) Unix
3 6 (6.06%) CentOS
3 6 (6.06%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (6.06%) Windows
3 6 (6.06%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (25.25%) Service Delivery
2 23 (23.23%) ITIL
2 23 (23.23%) Presales
3 18 (18.18%) Information Security
4 14 (14.14%) Load Balancing
5 12 (12.12%) Cybersecurity
6 11 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
6 11 (11.11%) Project Delivery
6 11 (11.11%) Security Operations
7 10 (10.10%) Backlog Prioritisation
7 10 (10.10%) Epics
7 10 (10.10%) ITSM
7 10 (10.10%) Patch Management
7 10 (10.10%) Product Backlog
7 10 (10.10%) Remediation Plan
7 10 (10.10%) Risk Management
7 10 (10.10%) Software Licensing
7 10 (10.10%) User Stories
8 9 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 9 (9.09%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.01%) Python
1 1 (1.01%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 65 (65.66%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (50.51%) CCNP
3 19 (19.19%) CCIE
4 15 (15.15%) SC Cleared
4 15 (15.15%) Security Cleared
5 10 (10.10%) CCNA
6 5 (5.05%) Degree
7 4 (4.04%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.01%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (10.10%) COBIT
1 10 (10.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 10 (10.10%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.06%) SLA
3 4 (4.04%) GxP
System Software
1 11 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (8.08%) ProxySG
2 8 (8.08%) vSphere
3 7 (7.07%) Active Directory
4 6 (6.06%) XenApp
4 6 (6.06%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.04%) Virtual Machines
5 4 (4.04%) VMware NSX
6 2 (2.02%) Squid
7 1 (1.01%) Virtual Desktop
Systems Management
1 18 (18.18%) FortiGate
2 5 (5.05%) Stealthwatch
3 3 (3.03%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (2.02%) vCenter Server
5 1 (1.01%) Ansible
5 1 (1.01%) CSIRT
5 1 (1.01%) Grafana
5 1 (1.01%) Prometheus
5 1 (1.01%) Puppet
5 1 (1.01%) Terraform
Vendors
1 99 (100.00%) Cisco
2 47 (47.47%) CheckPoint
3 36 (36.36%) F5
4 35 (35.35%) Microsoft
5 31 (31.31%) Palo Alto
6 20 (20.20%) Apple
6 20 (20.20%) Fortinet
7 18 (18.18%) Juniper
8 17 (17.17%) SolarWinds
9 13 (13.13%) VMware
10 11 (11.11%) Zscaler
11 10 (10.10%) Adobe
11 10 (10.10%) Blue Coat
11 10 (10.10%) ServiceNow
12 8 (8.08%) Avaya
12 8 (8.08%) Citrix
12 8 (8.08%) Meraki
13 6 (6.06%) Brocade
13 6 (6.06%) Red Hat
14 5 (5.05%) Infoblox