The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 80 107 88
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 9 8 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.80% 0.62% 1.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.11% 3.00% 4.64%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 12
Average salary £47,500 £42,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.09% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £33,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,900 £45,750 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Cisco ASA
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
176 267 280
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 15.62% 20.62% 24.54%
Number of salaries quoted 147 248 253
Average salary £45,000 £36,500 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.28% -17.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 24 April 2015. 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
Dunstable - 5 £47,500 -
Bedford - 3 £45,000 - 1
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) CCNP
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (80.00%) Firewall
3 8 (80.00%) Wireless
3 8 (80.00%) Network Design
3 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
3 8 (80.00%) Network Management
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) HP
4 7 (70.00%) SSL
4 7 (70.00%) MPLS
4 7 (70.00%) OSPF
4 7 (70.00%) BGP
5 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
5 6 (60.00%) VRRP
5 6 (60.00%) DWDM
5 6 (60.00%) Finance
5 6 (60.00%) HP NNM
5 6 (60.00%) RIP
5 6 (60.00%) Juniper
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) MS Visio
5 6 (60.00%) HSRP
6 5 (50.00%) MS Office
6 5 (50.00%) Change Management
7 4 (40.00%) WAN
8 3 (30.00%) LAN
8 3 (30.00%) CCDP
8 3 (30.00%) CCNA

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 6 (60.00%) MS Visio
2 5 (50.00%) MS Office
3 2 (20.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (80.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (80.00%) Firewall
1 8 (80.00%) Wireless
2 7 (70.00%) VPN
2 7 (70.00%) SSL
2 7 (70.00%) MPLS
2 7 (70.00%) OSPF
2 7 (70.00%) BGP
3 6 (60.00%) EIGRP
3 6 (60.00%) VRRP
3 6 (60.00%) RIP
3 6 (60.00%) DWDM
3 6 (60.00%) HSRP
4 4 (40.00%) WAN
5 3 (30.00%) LAN
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (30.00%) Network Security
6 2 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
6 2 (20.00%) 802.11
6 2 (20.00%) VoIP
General
1 6 (60.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Network Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (80.00%) Network Design
1 8 (80.00%) Network Management
2 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 5 (50.00%) Change Management
4 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
5 2 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (20.00%) Service Delivery
6 1 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (10.00%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNP
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (30.00%) CCNA
2 3 (30.00%) CCDP
3 1 (10.00%) CCDA
3 1 (10.00%) CCSA
3 1 (10.00%) CCSE
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) Terminal Services
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (10.00%) Xen
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) HP NNM
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (70.00%) HP
3 6 (60.00%) Juniper
4 3 (30.00%) VMware
4 3 (30.00%) F5
5 2 (20.00%) Citrix
5 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
5 2 (20.00%) IronPort
6 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Dell