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 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 60 69 69
Rank change year-on-year
+9 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 8 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 1.44% 1.90% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.00% 7.18% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 8 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £41,250 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.09% -2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £29,250 £40,750
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £42,500 £44,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
200 181 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Basingstoke 35.91% 26.38% 29.85%
Number of salaries quoted 175 126 151
Average salary £39,500 £33,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.91% -10.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £50,000 £52,500
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
Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Basingstoke region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Basingstoke

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Basingstoke

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) Firewall
3 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
4 7 (43.75%) VPN
4 7 (43.75%) Linux
4 7 (43.75%) Network Security
5 6 (37.50%) WAN
5 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 6 (37.50%) CCNP
5 6 (37.50%) Riverbed
5 6 (37.50%) Change Control
6 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
6 5 (31.25%) CCNA
6 5 (31.25%) CCSA
6 5 (31.25%) CCSE
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
7 4 (25.00%) Migration
7 4 (25.00%) Project Management
7 4 (25.00%) Firmware
7 4 (25.00%) HNC
7 4 (25.00%) Windows
7 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 4 (25.00%) F5
8 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
8 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
8 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
8 3 (18.75%) Apache
8 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
8 3 (18.75%) BGP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Basingstoke by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (18.75%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 13 (81.25%) Firewall
2 7 (43.75%) VPN
2 7 (43.75%) Network Security
3 6 (37.50%) WAN
4 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
5 3 (18.75%) BGP
5 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (12.50%) EIGRP
6 2 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (6.25%) VoIP
7 1 (6.25%) FirePass
7 1 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
7 1 (6.25%) BIG-IP
7 1 (6.25%) VLAN
7 1 (6.25%) MPLS
7 1 (6.25%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Network Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Consultant
1 5 (31.25%) Network Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Network Support
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Support
2 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Architect
3 1 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Support Manager
3 1 (6.25%) Security Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Network Architect
3 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Service Manager
Operating Systems
1 7 (43.75%) Linux
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (18.75%) Debian
3 3 (18.75%) Ubuntu
4 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (6.25%) SUSE
4 1 (6.25%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Change Control
2 4 (25.00%) Project Management
2 4 (25.00%) Migration
3 3 (18.75%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Shell Script
2 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (37.50%) CCNP
2 5 (31.25%) CCNA
2 5 (31.25%) CCSA
2 5 (31.25%) CCSE
3 4 (25.00%) HNC
4 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
4 3 (18.75%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (18.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (6.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (25.00%) Firmware
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (62.50%) CheckPoint
3 6 (37.50%) Riverbed
4 5 (31.25%) SolarWinds
5 4 (25.00%) F5
6 1 (6.25%) Meraki
6 1 (6.25%) Websense
6 1 (6.25%) Tripwire
6 1 (6.25%) Sourcefire
6 1 (6.25%) Fortinet
6 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard
6 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
6 1 (6.25%) Avaya
6 1 (6.25%) Red Hat