The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Basingstoke region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 64 56 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 7 14 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.18% 2.62% 1.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 12.61% 4.74%
Number of salaries quoted 6 9 2
Average salary £36,000 £42,500 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.29% +3.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £29,500 £40,250
10% offered a salary of more than £39,250 £42,500 £42,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
Cisco ASA
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Basingstoke region.

Communications & Networking Category
Basingstoke
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
179 111 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 30.08% 20.75% 26.24%
Number of salaries quoted 135 64 147
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,150 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Basingstoke region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Basingstoke

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Basingstoke

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Basingstoke

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Firewall
3 10 (66.67%) Linux
3 10 (66.67%) VPN
4 8 (53.33%) Windows
4 8 (53.33%) Network Security
4 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
4 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
5 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
5 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
5 7 (46.67%) SCCM
6 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
6 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (20.00%) Apache
7 3 (20.00%) CCNP
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (20.00%) Debian
7 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
7 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
7 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
7 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (13.33%) WAN
8 2 (13.33%) BGP
8 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
8 2 (13.33%) Information Security

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Basingstoke region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 10 (66.67%) VPN
3 8 (53.33%) Network Security
4 7 (46.67%) TCP/IP
5 3 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (13.33%) BGP
6 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
6 2 (13.33%) WAN
7 1 (6.67%) VoIP
7 1 (6.67%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Administrator
1 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
1 4 (26.67%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Consultant
2 2 (13.33%) Administrator
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (13.33%) Network Support
2 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Support
3 1 (6.67%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Support Manager
3 1 (6.67%) Security Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.67%) Service Manager
3 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 10 (66.67%) Linux
2 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (53.33%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (20.00%) Debian
4 3 (20.00%) Ubuntu
5 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (6.67%) SUSE
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (6.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (13.33%) Information Security
2 2 (13.33%) Network Design
2 2 (13.33%) Change Control
3 1 (6.67%) Migration
3 1 (6.67%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (46.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (53.33%) SC Cleared
1 8 (53.33%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (6.67%) CCSA
3 1 (6.67%) CCSE
3 1 (6.67%) CCNA
3 1 (6.67%) HNC
3 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.67%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (46.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (26.67%) CheckPoint
3 3 (20.00%) Riverbed
3 3 (20.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) Red Hat
4 1 (6.67%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Tripwire
4 1 (6.67%) Sourcefire