The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Bedfordshire region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 101 87 73
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 1 8 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.087% 0.76% 1.79%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.48% 2.80% 7.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 13
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
207 286 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 17.91% 27.01% 23.83%
Number of salaries quoted 182 262 191
Average salary £37,500 £48,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.68% +7.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £61,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedford -9 1 £35,000 +7.69%
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
2 7 (87.50%) Windows
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
3 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
4 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
4 5 (62.50%) Lync
4 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (62.50%) DMVPN
4 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
4 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
5 4 (50.00%) CCNP
5 4 (50.00%) CCNA
5 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (50.00%) HP
6 3 (37.50%) Project Management
6 3 (37.50%) LAN
6 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
6 3 (37.50%) Advertising
6 3 (37.50%) Degree
7 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
7 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 2 (25.00%) MCP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
1 5 (62.50%) Lync
1 5 (62.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (87.50%) VPN
3 6 (75.00%) SAN
4 5 (62.50%) DMVPN
4 5 (62.50%) WAN
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
6 1 (12.50%) NetScaler
6 1 (12.50%) Internet
6 1 (12.50%) NetScreen
6 1 (12.50%) DHCP
6 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
6 1 (12.50%) DNS
6 1 (12.50%) BIG-IP
6 1 (12.50%) FirePass
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco PIX
General
1 3 (37.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Analyst
1 6 (75.00%) Network Analyst
2 5 (62.50%) Systems Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Support
4 1 (12.50%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 7 (87.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Project Management
2 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (50.00%) CCNP
2 4 (50.00%) CCNA
3 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 2 (25.00%) MCP
4 2 (25.00%) MCSE
5 1 (12.50%) MCSA
5 1 (12.50%) CCSP
5 1 (12.50%) CCSA
5 1 (12.50%) CCSE
5 1 (12.50%) MCITP
5 1 (12.50%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) VMware ESX
1 6 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (62.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
4 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) VMware
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Juniper
6 1 (12.50%) Nokia
6 1 (12.50%) CheckPoint
6 1 (12.50%) Dell
6 1 (12.50%) Veeam
6 1 (12.50%) F5