The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 113 157 182
Rank change year-on-year
+44 +25
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 111 65 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.01% 1.19% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.12% 4.27% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 79 59 28
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,500 £31,350
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cisco ASA
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1558 1521 1562
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.28% 27.78% 29.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1008 1071 1187
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £44,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 March 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
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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
Reading +14 37 £36,000 -40.00% 3
Slough +14 35 £46,500 +3.33% 1
Maidenhead - 12 - - 1
Newbury -1 3 £36,500 -18.88%
Bracknell -12 2 £56,750 +13.50%
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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.

1 232 (100.00%) Cisco
2 164 (70.69%) Firewall
3 144 (62.07%) Cisco Certification
4 105 (45.26%) Juniper
5 94 (40.52%) CCNP
6 90 (38.79%) CCIE
7 87 (37.50%) CheckPoint
8 86 (37.07%) Network Security
8 86 (37.07%) Cisco Nexus
9 71 (30.60%) Windows
10 69 (29.74%) F5
11 68 (29.31%) VMware
12 61 (26.29%) SAN
13 58 (25.00%) BGP
14 57 (24.57%) VPN
15 53 (22.84%) OSPF
16 52 (22.41%) LAN
17 51 (21.98%) CCNA
18 47 (20.26%) WAN
19 44 (18.97%) Linux
19 44 (18.97%) CCSE
20 43 (18.53%) TCP/IP
21 41 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
22 38 (16.38%) ITIL
23 36 (15.52%) HP
23 36 (15.52%) Cisco PIX
24 35 (15.09%) SSL
24 35 (15.09%) MPLS
24 35 (15.09%) PCI DSS
25 34 (14.66%) Cisco IOS

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire 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 17 (7.33%) IIS
1 17 (7.33%) Apache
2 12 (5.17%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.45%) Lync
4 6 (2.59%) Exchange Server 2013
5 5 (2.16%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.43%) SAS
Applications
1 22 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.59%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (4.31%) IaaS
2 3 (1.29%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.86%) SaaS
3 2 (0.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (70.69%) Firewall
2 86 (37.07%) Network Security
2 86 (37.07%) Cisco Nexus
3 61 (26.29%) SAN
4 58 (25.00%) BGP
5 57 (24.57%) VPN
6 53 (22.84%) OSPF
7 52 (22.41%) LAN
8 47 (20.26%) WAN
9 43 (18.53%) TCP/IP
10 36 (15.52%) Cisco PIX
11 35 (15.09%) SSL
11 35 (15.09%) MPLS
12 34 (14.66%) Cisco IOS
13 27 (11.64%) IPsec
14 25 (10.78%) NetScreen
15 22 (9.48%) Wireless
16 20 (8.62%) VoIP
17 18 (7.76%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
18 16 (6.90%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (9.05%) SQL Server
2 14 (6.03%) MySQL
3 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.86%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.86%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.43%) DB2
General
1 19 (8.19%) Telecoms
2 16 (6.90%) Finance
3 5 (2.16%) Legal
4 3 (1.29%) Retail
5 2 (0.86%) Multimedia
5 2 (0.86%) Banking
6 1 (0.43%) Billing
6 1 (0.43%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 88 (37.93%) Network Engineer
2 47 (20.26%) Support Engineer
3 31 (13.36%) Consultant
4 29 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
5 21 (9.05%) Network Consultant
6 19 (8.19%) Security Engineer
7 16 (6.90%) Analyst
7 16 (6.90%) 3rd Line Support
8 15 (6.47%) Architect
9 14 (6.03%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 13 (5.60%) Security Analyst
11 12 (5.17%) Network Analyst
11 12 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support
11 12 (5.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 12 (5.17%) Network Security Analyst
11 12 (5.17%) Network Architect
12 11 (4.74%) Security Consultant
12 11 (4.74%) Network Security Engineer
13 8 (3.45%) Team Leader
13 8 (3.45%) Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (6.03%) LAMP
2 5 (2.16%) XMPP
3 1 (0.43%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.43%) HTML
3 1 (0.43%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (4.31%) e-Health
1 10 (4.31%) FlexPod
2 7 (3.02%) Management Information System
3 6 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (1.29%) CESG
4 3 (1.29%) Blackberry
5 2 (0.86%) EPoS
5 2 (0.86%) Clustering
5 2 (0.86%) IVR
5 2 (0.86%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.86%) Open Source
6 1 (0.43%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.43%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 71 (30.60%) Windows
2 44 (18.97%) Linux
3 16 (6.90%) CentOS
4 13 (5.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (3.45%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (3.02%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (2.59%) UNIX
8 3 (1.29%) Solaris
8 3 (1.29%) Debian
8 3 (1.29%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.86%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.43%) SUSE
10 1 (0.43%) AIX
10 1 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.38%) ITIL
2 24 (10.34%) Load Balancing
3 22 (9.48%) Project Management
4 18 (7.76%) Change Management
5 15 (6.47%) Change Control
6 14 (6.03%) Mentoring
7 12 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (5.17%) Problem Management
7 12 (5.17%) Risk Analysis
7 12 (5.17%) Network Management
8 10 (4.31%) Data Security
8 10 (4.31%) Coaching
9 8 (3.45%) Network Design
9 8 (3.45%) SIEM
9 8 (3.45%) Strategic Planning
10 7 (3.02%) Information Security
10 7 (3.02%) Migration
11 6 (2.59%) Security Architecture
12 5 (2.16%) Network Architecture
12 5 (2.16%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 29 (12.50%) SQL
2 13 (5.60%) PHP
3 7 (3.02%) PowerShell
4 6 (2.59%) Perl
5 5 (2.16%) VBScript
5 5 (2.16%) Python
6 2 (0.86%) Erlang
7 1 (0.43%) Java
Qualifications
1 144 (62.07%) Cisco Certification
2 94 (40.52%) CCNP
3 90 (38.79%) CCIE
4 51 (21.98%) CCNA
5 44 (18.97%) CCSE
6 26 (11.21%) CCSA
7 15 (6.47%) CCSP
8 12 (5.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (4.74%) JNCIA
10 10 (4.31%) VCP4
11 8 (3.45%) CISSP
12 7 (3.02%) Security+ Certification
13 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (2.59%) JNCIS
13 6 (2.59%) MCSE
14 5 (2.16%) MCSA
14 5 (2.16%) CCIP
14 5 (2.16%) Security Cleared
15 4 (1.72%) Linux+ Certification
15 4 (1.72%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (15.09%) PCI DSS
2 19 (8.19%) SLA
3 10 (4.31%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 5 (2.16%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (1.72%) COBIT
6 2 (0.86%) QA
System Software
1 41 (17.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (14.22%) vSphere
3 32 (13.79%) Hyper-V
4 25 (10.78%) VMware ESXi
5 20 (8.62%) XenApp
6 9 (3.88%) Active Directory
7 8 (3.45%) VMware ESX
8 7 (3.02%) VMware Server
9 6 (2.59%) ProxySG
10 5 (2.16%) XenDesktop
11 4 (1.72%) Samba
12 2 (0.86%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (4.31%) FortiGate
2 7 (3.02%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (3.02%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (1.72%) SCCM
4 3 (1.29%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.29%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.29%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.86%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.86%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.86%) AppManager
5 2 (0.86%) SCOM
6 1 (0.43%) WSUS
6 1 (0.43%) Nagios
6 1 (0.43%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 232 (100.00%) Cisco
2 105 (45.26%) Juniper
3 87 (37.50%) CheckPoint
4 69 (29.74%) F5
5 68 (29.31%) VMware
6 36 (15.52%) HP
7 26 (11.21%) Nokia
8 24 (10.34%) Microsoft
9 23 (9.91%) IBM
10 22 (9.48%) Citrix
11 19 (8.19%) SolarWinds
12 18 (7.76%) Blue Coat
13 17 (7.33%) NetApp
14 16 (6.90%) Red Hat
14 16 (6.90%) CA
15 15 (6.47%) Brocade
16 13 (5.60%) Avaya
17 11 (4.74%) Fortinet
17 11 (4.74%) ServiceNow
18 7 (3.02%) Sourcefire
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, overtime
Posted: 10 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum £7,200 travel allowance + 15% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus
Posted: 20 days ago
Reading, South East, United Kingdom
Oracle
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 26 days ago
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus, overtime
Posted: 26 days ago