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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 99 152 154
Rank change year-on-year
+53 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 136 70 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.47% 1.23% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.06% 4.33% 4.54%
Number of salaries quoted 99 65 60
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -2.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,050 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,800 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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
1501 1616 1717
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.26% 28.33% 32.25%
Number of salaries quoted 931 1078 1275
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +1.26%

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 27 April 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 27 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
Reading +34 58 £55,000 +4.76% 1
Slough +18 21 £47,500 +21.01% 1
Newbury +13 8 £30,000 -42.85% 1
Maidenhead +1 7 £67,500 +12.50% 2
Bracknell -3 5 £34,000 -24.44%
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 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.

1 240 (100.00%) Cisco
2 165 (68.75%) Firewall
3 164 (68.33%) Cisco Certification
4 114 (47.50%) CCNP
5 108 (45.00%) CCIE
6 95 (39.58%) CheckPoint
7 93 (38.75%) Juniper
8 91 (37.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 85 (35.42%) Network Security
10 75 (31.25%) F5
11 66 (27.50%) CCSE
12 64 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
13 61 (25.42%) VMware
13 61 (25.42%) Windows
14 54 (22.50%) SAN
15 53 (22.08%) BGP
16 52 (21.67%) Linux
17 48 (20.00%) CCNA
18 40 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 39 (16.25%) ITIL
19 39 (16.25%) NetScreen
20 38 (15.83%) HP
20 38 (15.83%) OSPF
21 37 (15.42%) TCP/IP
21 37 (15.42%) CCSA
22 36 (15.00%) MPLS
23 35 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
24 30 (12.50%) vSphere
24 30 (12.50%) Nokia
24 30 (12.50%) VPN

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 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 (7.08%) IIS
1 17 (7.08%) Apache
2 12 (5.00%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.75%) Lync
4 5 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.42%) SAS
Applications
1 19 (7.92%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.92%) MS Office
3 2 (0.83%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.83%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.00%) IaaS
2 5 (2.08%) PaaS
3 3 (1.25%) SaaS
4 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 165 (68.75%) Firewall
2 91 (37.92%) Cisco Nexus
3 85 (35.42%) Network Security
4 64 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
5 54 (22.50%) SAN
6 53 (22.08%) BGP
7 40 (16.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 39 (16.25%) NetScreen
9 38 (15.83%) OSPF
10 37 (15.42%) TCP/IP
11 36 (15.00%) MPLS
12 30 (12.50%) VPN
12 30 (12.50%) LAN
13 23 (9.58%) WAN
14 22 (9.17%) Cisco IOS
15 20 (8.33%) BIG-IP
16 19 (7.92%) Wireless
16 19 (7.92%) NX-OS
17 18 (7.50%) Internet
18 17 (7.08%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.17%) SQL Server
2 16 (6.67%) MySQL
3 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.83%) Hadoop
4 2 (0.83%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.42%) DB2
General
1 21 (8.75%) Telecoms
2 5 (2.08%) Finance
2 5 (2.08%) Legal
3 4 (1.67%) Retail
4 3 (1.25%) Billing
4 3 (1.25%) Banking
5 2 (0.83%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.42%) Back Office
6 1 (0.42%) Electronics
6 1 (0.42%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 82 (34.17%) Network Engineer
2 37 (15.42%) Consultant
3 36 (15.00%) Support Engineer
4 26 (10.83%) Security Engineer
5 25 (10.42%) Senior Network Engineer
6 21 (8.75%) Network Consultant
7 20 (8.33%) Analyst
8 17 (7.08%) Architect
8 17 (7.08%) Security Consultant
8 17 (7.08%) Security Analyst
9 15 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
10 14 (5.83%) Network Architect
11 13 (5.42%) Network Analyst
12 12 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
12 12 (5.00%) Senior Consultant
12 12 (5.00%) Senior Security Consultant
12 12 (5.00%) Network Security Analyst
12 12 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
13 10 (4.17%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (6.25%) LAMP
2 7 (2.92%) CSS
3 5 (2.08%) XMPP
4 1 (0.42%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.42%) XML
4 1 (0.42%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (5.00%) e-Health
1 12 (5.00%) FlexPod
2 10 (4.17%) Enterprise Cloud
2 10 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 8 (3.33%) Statistics
3 8 (3.33%) Management Information System
4 7 (2.92%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (1.25%) EqualLogic
5 3 (1.25%) Blackberry
6 2 (0.83%) Clustering
6 2 (0.83%) IVR
6 2 (0.83%) Open Source
7 1 (0.42%) DTV
7 1 (0.42%) Digital Media
7 1 (0.42%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 61 (25.42%) Windows
2 52 (21.67%) Linux
3 16 (6.67%) CentOS
4 13 (5.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (5.00%) UNIX
6 7 (2.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (1.25%) Debian
8 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.83%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.42%) AIX
10 1 (0.42%) Solaris
10 1 (0.42%) SUSE
10 1 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (16.25%) ITIL
2 24 (10.00%) Load Balancing
3 19 (7.92%) Mentoring
4 18 (7.50%) Root Cause Analysis
4 18 (7.50%) Risk Analysis
5 16 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 16 (6.67%) Project Management
6 14 (5.83%) Coaching
7 10 (4.17%) Change Management
8 8 (3.33%) Service Delivery
8 8 (3.33%) Network Design
8 8 (3.33%) Change Control
9 7 (2.92%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (2.50%) Security Architecture
10 6 (2.50%) Network Architecture
11 5 (2.08%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (2.08%) Performance Management
11 5 (2.08%) Capacity Management
12 4 (1.67%) Software Deployment
12 4 (1.67%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.67%) SQL
2 14 (5.83%) PHP
3 10 (4.17%) Perl
4 9 (3.75%) Python
5 7 (2.92%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.08%) VBScript
7 2 (0.83%) Ruby
7 2 (0.83%) Erlang
8 1 (0.42%) Java
Qualifications
1 164 (68.33%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (47.50%) CCNP
3 108 (45.00%) CCIE
4 66 (27.50%) CCSE
5 48 (20.00%) CCNA
6 37 (15.42%) CCSA
7 15 (6.25%) JNCIS
8 14 (5.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 11 (4.58%) Security Cleared
9 11 (4.58%) CISSP
10 10 (4.17%) CCSP
11 9 (3.75%) JNCIE
12 8 (3.33%) JNCIA
13 7 (2.92%) JNCIP
14 6 (2.50%) Degree
15 5 (2.08%) MCSE
15 5 (2.08%) MCSA
15 5 (2.08%) Security+ Certification
15 5 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
16 4 (1.67%) SSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (9.58%) SLA
2 21 (8.75%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.83%) QA
4 1 (0.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.42%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 35 (14.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (12.50%) vSphere
3 26 (10.83%) Hyper-V
4 20 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
5 15 (6.25%) XenApp
6 9 (3.75%) Active Directory
7 8 (3.33%) VMware ESX
8 6 (2.50%) ProxySG
8 6 (2.50%) XenDesktop
9 4 (1.67%) Samba
10 2 (0.83%) Firmware
11 1 (0.42%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (2.92%) FortiGate
2 6 (2.50%) Cisco CUCM
2 6 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (1.67%) SCCM
4 3 (1.25%) HP Quality Center
4 3 (1.25%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (1.25%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (0.83%) AppManager
5 2 (0.83%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (0.83%) vMotion
5 2 (0.83%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.83%) Puppet
5 2 (0.83%) SCOM
6 1 (0.42%) WSUS
6 1 (0.42%) Netcool
6 1 (0.42%) Nagios
6 1 (0.42%) Iperf
6 1 (0.42%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 240 (100.00%) Cisco
2 95 (39.58%) CheckPoint
3 93 (38.75%) Juniper
4 75 (31.25%) F5
5 61 (25.42%) VMware
6 38 (15.83%) HP
7 30 (12.50%) Nokia
8 27 (11.25%) Blue Coat
9 26 (10.83%) IBM
9 26 (10.83%) Microsoft
10 20 (8.33%) CA
11 19 (7.92%) Red Hat
11 19 (7.92%) NetApp
12 17 (7.08%) Tufin
12 17 (7.08%) Fortinet
12 17 (7.08%) IronPort
13 16 (6.67%) Citrix
14 13 (5.42%) Brocade
15 10 (4.17%) Dell
16 7 (2.92%) SolarWinds
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