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 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 91 107 158
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +51
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 135 135 67
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.78% 2.47% 1.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.10% 8.98% 4.03%
Number of salaries quoted 114 99 61
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £31,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,800 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +18.75%
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
1337 1504 1663
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 27.53% 27.48% 28.83%
Number of salaries quoted 1091 927 1101
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

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 30 April 2016.

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 30 April 2016. 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 +22 65 £60,000 +6.66% 4
Slough -9 14 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Bracknell +4 13 £52,500 +54.41% 1
Maidenhead +6 10 £55,000 -18.51%
Newbury -1 8 £55,000 +83.33% 1
Windsor - 2 £45,000 -
Wokingham - 1 £40,500 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

1 254 (100.00%) Cisco
2 218 (85.83%) Firewall
3 178 (70.08%) Cisco Certification
4 145 (57.09%) CCNP
5 138 (54.33%) F5
6 134 (52.76%) CheckPoint
7 106 (41.73%) Juniper
8 89 (35.04%) CCIE
9 88 (34.65%) Network Security
10 85 (33.46%) Cisco Nexus
11 80 (31.50%) Wireless
12 73 (28.74%) BGP
12 73 (28.74%) OSPF
13 69 (27.17%) Data Centre
13 69 (27.17%) Cisco PIX
14 68 (26.77%) MPLS
15 62 (24.41%) WAN
16 58 (22.83%) CCNA
17 55 (21.65%) VPN
18 53 (20.87%) VMware
19 52 (20.47%) TCP/IP
20 51 (20.08%) LAN
21 50 (19.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
22 48 (18.90%) Windows
23 44 (17.32%) BIG-IP
23 44 (17.32%) Load Balancing
24 42 (16.54%) EIGRP
25 40 (15.75%) Linux
26 37 (14.57%) Palo Alto
27 36 (14.17%) SSL

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 13 (5.12%) MS Exchange
2 9 (3.54%) OpenStack
3 8 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (1.97%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (0.79%) IIS
6 2 (0.79%) Skype for Business
7 1 (0.39%) SAS
Applications
1 20 (7.87%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.76%) MS Office
3 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.15%) SaaS
2 6 (2.36%) Office 365
3 4 (1.57%) IaaS
4 1 (0.39%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.39%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.39%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 218 (85.83%) Firewall
2 88 (34.65%) Network Security
3 85 (33.46%) Cisco Nexus
4 80 (31.50%) Wireless
5 73 (28.74%) BGP
5 73 (28.74%) OSPF
6 69 (27.17%) Cisco PIX
7 68 (26.77%) MPLS
8 62 (24.41%) WAN
9 55 (21.65%) VPN
10 52 (20.47%) TCP/IP
11 51 (20.08%) LAN
12 50 (19.69%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 44 (17.32%) BIG-IP
14 42 (16.54%) EIGRP
15 36 (14.17%) SSL
16 31 (12.20%) Cisco Wireless
17 27 (10.63%) VoIP
18 23 (9.06%) DNS
18 23 (9.06%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.33%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.57%) SQL Server 2000
3 1 (0.39%) MS Access
3 1 (0.39%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.39%) InstallShield
1 1 (0.39%) MSI
General
1 25 (9.84%) Finance
2 17 (6.69%) Telecoms
3 5 (1.97%) Billing
4 4 (1.57%) German Language
5 3 (1.18%) Retail
6 2 (0.79%) Electronics
6 2 (0.79%) Manufacturing
6 2 (0.79%) Marketing
6 2 (0.79%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.39%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.39%) Banking
7 1 (0.39%) Legal
Job Titles
1 142 (55.91%) Network Engineer
2 79 (31.10%) Cisco Engineer
3 69 (27.17%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 57 (22.44%) Senior Network Engineer
5 48 (18.90%) Security Engineer
6 46 (18.11%) Support Engineer
7 42 (16.54%) Network Security Engineer
8 32 (12.60%) Network Support
8 32 (12.60%) Network Support Engineer
9 25 (9.84%) Senior Cisco Engineer
10 24 (9.45%) Consultant
11 22 (8.66%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
12 20 (7.87%) Analyst
13 19 (7.48%) Cisco Security Engineer
13 19 (7.48%) Network Consultant
13 19 (7.48%) Network Operations Engineer
13 19 (7.48%) Senior Network Support
13 19 (7.48%) Senior Network Support Engineer
14 18 (7.09%) Senior Support Engineer
15 17 (6.69%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (5.12%) 802.1X
2 7 (2.76%) CSS
3 1 (0.39%) HTML
3 1 (0.39%) Regular Expression
3 1 (0.39%) Web Services
3 1 (0.39%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 69 (27.17%) Data Centre
2 7 (2.76%) Statistics
3 6 (2.36%) Driving Licence
3 6 (2.36%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.97%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 4 (1.57%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (1.57%) e-Health
5 4 (1.57%) Enterprise Cloud
5 4 (1.57%) EqualLogic
5 4 (1.57%) FlexPod
6 3 (1.18%) Hybrid Cloud
6 3 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
7 2 (0.79%) Replication
8 1 (0.39%) BYOD
8 1 (0.39%) Clustering
8 1 (0.39%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.39%) HP StoreVirtual
8 1 (0.39%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.39%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 48 (18.90%) Windows
2 40 (15.75%) Linux
3 16 (6.30%) Windows Server
4 10 (3.94%) Unix
5 8 (3.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (3.15%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (3.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.57%) Data ONTAP
6 4 (1.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.57%) Windows 2000
6 4 (1.57%) Windows NT
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.39%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (17.32%) Load Balancing
2 26 (10.24%) ITIL
3 21 (8.27%) Network Monitoring
3 21 (8.27%) Presales
4 15 (5.91%) Change Management
5 14 (5.51%) Project Management
6 13 (5.12%) Analytics
6 13 (5.12%) Network Design
7 10 (3.94%) Network Management
7 10 (3.94%) Root Cause Analysis
8 7 (2.76%) Migration
8 7 (2.76%) Risk Analysis
9 6 (2.36%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (2.36%) High Availability
9 6 (2.36%) Service Delivery
10 5 (1.97%) Business Development
10 5 (1.97%) DDoS Mitigation
10 5 (1.97%) Incident Management
10 5 (1.97%) Requirements Analysis
11 4 (1.57%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 9 (3.54%) C
1 9 (3.54%) Perl
2 8 (3.15%) SQL
3 7 (2.76%) Python
4 4 (1.57%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.79%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 178 (70.08%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (57.09%) CCNP
3 89 (35.04%) CCIE
4 58 (22.83%) CCNA
5 35 (13.78%) CCSE
6 13 (5.12%) Degree
7 12 (4.72%) CCSP
8 11 (4.33%) CCIP
9 8 (3.15%) CISSP
10 7 (2.76%) CCDP
10 7 (2.76%) Microsoft Certification
11 6 (2.36%) CCSA
11 6 (2.36%) Security Cleared
12 5 (1.97%) CCVP
12 5 (1.97%) CompTIA Security+
12 5 (1.97%) JNCIA
12 5 (1.97%) MCSE
12 5 (1.97%) Security+ Certification
13 4 (1.57%) MCITP
13 4 (1.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.69%) SLA
2 7 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.39%) SAS 70
System Software
1 18 (7.09%) Active Directory
1 18 (7.09%) Hyper-V
1 18 (7.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (5.51%) vSphere
3 10 (3.94%) XenServer
4 6 (2.36%) ISA Server
5 4 (1.57%) NDS
5 4 (1.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 4 (1.57%) Squid
5 4 (1.57%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (1.18%) Firmware
6 3 (1.18%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.79%) vCloud
7 2 (0.79%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.39%) iptables
8 1 (0.39%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.39%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (3.94%) Cisco CUCM
2 9 (3.54%) SCCM
3 8 (3.15%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (1.57%) Backup Exec
4 4 (1.57%) SCVMM
4 4 (1.57%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
6 1 (0.39%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.39%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.39%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.39%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.39%) QRadar
6 1 (0.39%) vRealize
6 1 (0.39%) WSUS
6 1 (0.39%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 254 (100.00%) Cisco
2 138 (54.33%) F5
3 134 (52.76%) CheckPoint
4 106 (41.73%) Juniper
5 53 (20.87%) VMware
6 37 (14.57%) Palo Alto
7 33 (12.99%) Microsoft
8 22 (8.66%) HP
8 22 (8.66%) NetScout
9 19 (7.48%) Blue Coat
10 11 (4.33%) Fortinet
11 10 (3.94%) CA
12 9 (3.54%) NetApp
12 9 (3.54%) Wall Street Systems
13 8 (3.15%) SolarWinds
13 8 (3.15%) Sourcefire
14 7 (2.76%) Avaya
14 7 (2.76%) Brocade
14 7 (2.76%) Citrix
15 6 (2.36%) Dell
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