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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 113 151 192
Rank change year-on-year
+38 +41
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 117 81 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.04% 1.40% 0.63%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.55% 4.75% 2.32%
Number of salaries quoted 96 56 32
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
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
1787 1704 1466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 31.22% 29.45% 27.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1070 1173 1163
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £68,000
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 29 December 2014.

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 29 December 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
Reading +2 39 £42,500 - 2
Slough +1 28 £52,500 +10.52% 3
Bracknell -10 13 £36,500 +14.06%
Maidenhead +16 11 £42,500 -19.04%
Newbury - 2 £41,250 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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.

1 186 (100.00%) Cisco
2 135 (72.58%) Firewall
3 116 (62.37%) Cisco Certification
4 93 (50.00%) Juniper
5 83 (44.62%) CCNP
6 77 (41.40%) CheckPoint
7 72 (38.71%) Network Security
8 64 (34.41%) Cisco Nexus
9 58 (31.18%) F5
10 56 (30.11%) VPN
11 55 (29.57%) CCIE
12 47 (25.27%) CCNA
12 47 (25.27%) LAN
12 47 (25.27%) VMware
13 46 (24.73%) WAN
13 46 (24.73%) BGP
14 45 (24.19%) OSPF
14 45 (24.19%) Windows
15 37 (19.89%) TCP/IP
16 33 (17.74%) SSL
17 31 (16.67%) SAN
17 31 (16.67%) CCSE
17 31 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
18 30 (16.13%) Cisco PIX
18 30 (16.13%) PCI DSS
19 28 (15.05%) IPsec
20 27 (14.52%) MPLS
20 27 (14.52%) VoIP
21 26 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
22 25 (13.44%) ITIL

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, 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 7 (3.76%) IIS
2 6 (3.23%) Apache
2 6 (3.23%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.08%) SAS
3 2 (1.08%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 8 (4.30%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
1 3 (1.61%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 135 (72.58%) Firewall
2 72 (38.71%) Network Security
3 64 (34.41%) Cisco Nexus
4 56 (30.11%) VPN
5 47 (25.27%) LAN
6 46 (24.73%) WAN
6 46 (24.73%) BGP
7 45 (24.19%) OSPF
8 37 (19.89%) TCP/IP
9 33 (17.74%) SSL
10 31 (16.67%) SAN
10 31 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
11 30 (16.13%) Cisco PIX
12 28 (15.05%) IPsec
13 27 (14.52%) MPLS
13 27 (14.52%) VoIP
14 21 (11.29%) Wireless
15 16 (8.60%) FWSM
16 14 (7.53%) Internet
17 13 (6.99%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (3.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.54%) DB2
General
1 18 (9.68%) Finance
2 16 (8.60%) Telecoms
3 3 (1.61%) Retail
4 2 (1.08%) Back Office
5 1 (0.54%) Legal
5 1 (0.54%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.54%) Billing
5 1 (0.54%) Marketing
5 1 (0.54%) French Language
5 1 (0.54%) German Language
5 1 (0.54%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 73 (39.25%) Network Engineer
2 35 (18.82%) Consultant
3 34 (18.28%) Support Engineer
4 30 (16.13%) Network Consultant
5 20 (10.75%) Senior Network Engineer
6 16 (8.60%) 3rd Line Support
7 14 (7.53%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 11 (5.91%) Security Consultant
9 10 (5.38%) Analyst
10 8 (4.30%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (4.30%) Administrator
10 8 (4.30%) Security Analyst
11 7 (3.76%) Network Analyst
11 7 (3.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Lead Network Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Network Security Analyst
11 7 (3.76%) Architect
11 7 (3.76%) Security Engineer
11 7 (3.76%) Network Architect
12 6 (3.23%) Network Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.69%) HTML
1 5 (2.69%) XML
2 2 (1.08%) XMPP
3 1 (0.54%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.54%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (1.61%) Blackberry
1 3 (1.61%) CESG
2 2 (1.08%) e-Health
2 2 (1.08%) FlexPod
2 2 (1.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.08%) Management Information System
2 2 (1.08%) Handset
2 2 (1.08%) Replication
2 2 (1.08%) Clustering
2 2 (1.08%) EPoS
3 1 (0.54%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 45 (24.19%) Windows
2 21 (11.29%) Linux
3 7 (3.76%) UNIX
3 7 (3.76%) Solaris
4 6 (3.23%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (2.69%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.61%) SUSE
6 3 (1.61%) Debian
6 3 (1.61%) CentOS
7 2 (1.08%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.08%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Linux
8 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.54%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (13.44%) ITIL
2 16 (8.60%) Network Management
3 15 (8.06%) Project Management
4 14 (7.53%) Load Balancing
5 13 (6.99%) Change Control
5 13 (6.99%) Change Management
6 12 (6.45%) Information Security
7 10 (5.38%) Data Security
8 8 (4.30%) Migration
9 7 (3.76%) Network Design
9 7 (3.76%) SIEM
10 6 (3.23%) Strategic Planning
11 5 (2.69%) Web Development
11 5 (2.69%) Mentoring
12 4 (2.15%) Coaching
12 4 (2.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 4 (2.15%) Network Architecture
13 3 (1.61%) Risk Analysis
13 3 (1.61%) Incident Management
13 3 (1.61%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 14 (7.53%) SQL
2 8 (4.30%) Perl
3 7 (3.76%) PowerShell
4 5 (2.69%) Java
5 3 (1.61%) VBScript
5 3 (1.61%) Python
Qualifications
1 116 (62.37%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (44.62%) CCNP
3 55 (29.57%) CCIE
4 47 (25.27%) CCNA
5 31 (16.67%) CCSE
6 24 (12.90%) CCSA
7 13 (6.99%) JNCIA
7 13 (6.99%) CCSP
8 7 (3.76%) CCIP
9 5 (2.69%) CCDP
10 4 (2.15%) CISSP
10 4 (2.15%) JNCIP
10 4 (2.15%) JNCIE
10 4 (2.15%) Security Cleared
10 4 (2.15%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.61%) SC Cleared
11 3 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
11 3 (1.61%) Security+ Certification
11 3 (1.61%) HND
11 3 (1.61%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (16.13%) PCI DSS
2 12 (6.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 9 (4.84%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (3.23%) COBIT
5 5 (2.69%) SLA
6 2 (1.08%) GPG13
7 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 26 (13.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (11.29%) vSphere
3 19 (10.22%) Hyper-V
4 17 (9.14%) XenApp
4 17 (9.14%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (4.30%) VMware ESX
5 8 (4.30%) ProxySG
6 7 (3.76%) VMware Server
7 6 (3.23%) Active Directory
7 6 (3.23%) Firmware
8 2 (1.08%) Snort
8 2 (1.08%) Squid
9 1 (0.54%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 12 (6.45%) FortiGate
2 5 (2.69%) CiscoWorks
3 4 (2.15%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (1.61%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 2 (1.08%) AppManager
5 2 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (1.08%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.08%) SCOM
5 2 (1.08%) HP Quality Center
5 2 (1.08%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.54%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 186 (100.00%) Cisco
2 93 (50.00%) Juniper
3 77 (41.40%) CheckPoint
4 58 (31.18%) F5
5 47 (25.27%) VMware
6 25 (13.44%) Nokia
7 23 (12.37%) HP
8 19 (10.22%) Citrix
9 16 (8.60%) Blue Coat
10 15 (8.06%) SolarWinds
11 13 (6.99%) Avaya
12 11 (5.91%) ServiceNow
13 10 (5.38%) Microsoft
14 9 (4.84%) Red Hat
14 9 (4.84%) Sourcefire
14 9 (4.84%) Brocade
15 7 (3.76%) McAfee
16 6 (3.23%) BMC
16 6 (3.23%) IBM
16 6 (3.23%) SevOne
Slough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus
Posted: 16 days ago