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 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 117 150 180
Rank change year-on-year
+33 +30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 104 72 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.90% 1.33% 0.71%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.41% 4.64% 2.56%
Number of salaries quoted 76 55 34
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £43,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +4.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
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
1622 1553 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.62% 28.61% 27.66%
Number of salaries quoted 1039 1121 1166
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +10 30 £35,750 -24.73% 4
Slough +7 30 £60,000 +33.33% 1
Maidenhead +19 14 £38,750 -26.19% 1
Bracknell -10 11 £44,500 -14.42%
Newbury - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 195 (100.00%) Cisco
2 136 (69.74%) Firewall
3 120 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
4 91 (46.67%) Juniper
5 81 (41.54%) CCNP
6 79 (40.51%) CheckPoint
7 76 (38.97%) Network Security
8 74 (37.95%) Cisco Nexus
9 69 (35.38%) CCIE
10 62 (31.79%) F5
11 52 (26.67%) VMware
12 51 (26.15%) VPN
12 51 (26.15%) BGP
13 50 (25.64%) OSPF
13 50 (25.64%) Windows
14 46 (23.59%) LAN
15 45 (23.08%) WAN
16 43 (22.05%) CCNA
17 39 (20.00%) TCP/IP
18 37 (18.97%) SAN
19 34 (17.44%) SSL
19 34 (17.44%) PCI DSS
20 33 (16.92%) Cisco IOS
20 33 (16.92%) CCSE
21 32 (16.41%) MPLS
22 30 (15.38%) ITIL
23 28 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
24 27 (13.85%) Cisco PIX
25 26 (13.33%) IPsec
25 26 (13.33%) Linux

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (4.62%) Apache
2 8 (4.10%) IIS
3 5 (2.56%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.03%) SAS
4 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.51%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (4.62%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.10%) IaaS
2 3 (1.54%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.03%) SaaS
4 1 (0.51%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 136 (69.74%) Firewall
2 76 (38.97%) Network Security
3 74 (37.95%) Cisco Nexus
4 51 (26.15%) VPN
4 51 (26.15%) BGP
5 50 (25.64%) OSPF
6 46 (23.59%) LAN
7 45 (23.08%) WAN
8 39 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 37 (18.97%) SAN
10 34 (17.44%) SSL
11 33 (16.92%) Cisco IOS
12 32 (16.41%) MPLS
13 27 (13.85%) Cisco PIX
14 26 (13.33%) IPsec
15 22 (11.28%) Wireless
15 22 (11.28%) VoIP
16 15 (7.69%) FWSM
17 14 (7.18%) Internet
18 13 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.59%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.03%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.03%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.51%) MySQL
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) DB2
General
1 16 (8.21%) Telecoms
1 16 (8.21%) Finance
2 3 (1.54%) Retail
3 2 (1.03%) Legal
3 2 (1.03%) Banking
4 1 (0.51%) Billing
4 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 75 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 36 (18.46%) Support Engineer
3 31 (15.90%) Consultant
4 24 (12.31%) Network Consultant
5 22 (11.28%) Senior Network Engineer
6 16 (8.21%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (7.18%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 13 (6.67%) Analyst
9 12 (6.15%) Architect
10 11 (5.64%) Security Engineer
10 11 (5.64%) Security Analyst
11 10 (5.13%) Network Analyst
11 10 (5.13%) Network Security Analyst
12 9 (4.62%) Network Architect
12 9 (4.62%) Security Consultant
13 8 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support
13 8 (4.10%) Administrator
13 8 (4.10%) Systems Administrator
13 8 (4.10%) Team Leader
13 8 (4.10%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.56%) HTML
1 5 (2.56%) XML
2 2 (1.03%) XMPP
3 1 (0.51%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.51%) LAMP
3 1 (0.51%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (3.08%) e-Health
1 6 (3.08%) FlexPod
2 3 (1.54%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (1.54%) CESG
2 3 (1.54%) Blackberry
2 3 (1.54%) Management Information System
3 2 (1.03%) Clustering
3 2 (1.03%) IVR
3 2 (1.03%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.03%) Open Source
3 2 (1.03%) Digital Media
3 2 (1.03%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 50 (25.64%) Windows
2 26 (13.33%) Linux
3 8 (4.10%) UNIX
4 7 (3.59%) Solaris
4 7 (3.59%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 6 (3.08%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.08%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (2.05%) CentOS
7 3 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (1.54%) SUSE
7 3 (1.54%) Debian
8 2 (1.03%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.51%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.51%) Windows XP
9 1 (0.51%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (15.38%) ITIL
2 19 (9.74%) Project Management
3 16 (8.21%) Change Control
4 14 (7.18%) Change Management
5 12 (6.15%) Network Management
6 11 (5.64%) Mentoring
6 11 (5.64%) Load Balancing
7 10 (5.13%) Data Security
8 8 (4.10%) Migration
8 8 (4.10%) Information Security
8 8 (4.10%) Problem Management
8 8 (4.10%) SIEM
9 7 (3.59%) Risk Analysis
9 7 (3.59%) Network Design
9 7 (3.59%) Strategic Planning
10 6 (3.08%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.08%) Coaching
11 5 (2.56%) Web Development
12 4 (2.05%) Network Architecture
12 4 (2.05%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.21%) SQL
2 9 (4.62%) Perl
3 8 (4.10%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.56%) Java
5 4 (2.05%) Python
6 3 (1.54%) VBScript
7 2 (1.03%) Erlang
8 1 (0.51%) PHP
Qualifications
1 120 (61.54%) Cisco Certification
2 81 (41.54%) CCNP
3 69 (35.38%) CCIE
4 43 (22.05%) CCNA
5 33 (16.92%) CCSE
6 23 (11.79%) CCSA
7 14 (7.18%) CCSP
8 11 (5.64%) JNCIA
9 8 (4.10%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 6 (3.08%) CCIP
11 5 (2.56%) CCDP
11 5 (2.56%) CISSP
11 5 (2.56%) Security Cleared
12 4 (2.05%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (2.05%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (2.05%) MCSE
13 3 (1.54%) MCSA
13 3 (1.54%) HND
13 3 (1.54%) Degree
13 3 (1.54%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 34 (17.44%) PCI DSS
2 10 (5.13%) SLA
2 10 (5.13%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (3.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.08%) COBIT
5 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 28 (14.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (13.33%) vSphere
3 18 (9.23%) VMware ESXi
3 18 (9.23%) Hyper-V
3 18 (9.23%) XenApp
4 8 (4.10%) VMware ESX
4 8 (4.10%) ProxySG
5 7 (3.59%) VMware Server
6 6 (3.08%) Firmware
7 5 (2.56%) Active Directory
8 2 (1.03%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.51%) Samba
Systems Management
1 10 (5.13%) FortiGate
2 6 (3.08%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (2.05%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.03%) SCOM
5 2 (1.03%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.03%) AppManager
5 2 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.03%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.03%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.51%) SCCM
6 1 (0.51%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 195 (100.00%) Cisco
2 91 (46.67%) Juniper
3 79 (40.51%) CheckPoint
4 62 (31.79%) F5
5 52 (26.67%) VMware
6 24 (12.31%) Nokia
6 24 (12.31%) HP
7 20 (10.26%) Citrix
8 16 (8.21%) SolarWinds
9 14 (7.18%) IBM
9 14 (7.18%) Blue Coat
10 13 (6.67%) Avaya
11 12 (6.15%) Brocade
11 12 (6.15%) NetApp
12 11 (5.64%) CA
12 11 (5.64%) ServiceNow
13 10 (5.13%) Red Hat
14 9 (4.62%) Microsoft
15 8 (4.10%) Sourcefire
16 6 (3.08%) SevOne
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + Excellent career development
Posted: 7 hours ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Wokingham, Berkshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago