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

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 154 127 188
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +61
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 75 104 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.25% 1.84% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.10% 6.44% 3.36%
Number of salaries quoted 68 49 47
Average salary £45,000 £47,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.75% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £63,250 £70,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
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
1828 1614 1400
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.54% 28.60% 25.97%
Number of salaries quoted 999 1129 1086
Average salary £45,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.25% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £29,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 October 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 2 October 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 +4 36 £50,000 +11.11% 5
Slough -8 11 £42,000 -16.00% 3
Bracknell -7 9 £35,000 +12.90% 1
Maidenhead -12 4 £37,500 -
Newbury +3 2 £45,000 -21.73%
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 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.

1 143 (100.00%) Cisco
2 111 (77.62%) Firewall
3 95 (66.43%) Cisco Certification
4 83 (58.04%) CCNP
5 75 (52.45%) Juniper
6 62 (43.36%) CheckPoint
7 54 (37.76%) Network Security
8 53 (37.06%) VPN
9 41 (28.67%) CCNA
9 41 (28.67%) F5
10 38 (26.57%) VMware
11 37 (25.87%) Cisco PIX
12 36 (25.17%) LAN
13 35 (24.48%) WAN
14 32 (22.38%) Windows
15 29 (20.28%) HP
16 28 (19.58%) TCP/IP
17 27 (18.88%) VMware Infrastructure
18 26 (18.18%) SSL
19 25 (17.48%) Blue Coat
20 22 (15.38%) PCI DSS
20 22 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
21 21 (14.69%) BGP
22 20 (13.99%) OSPF
22 20 (13.99%) CCSE
23 19 (13.29%) SAN
23 19 (13.29%) CCIP
24 18 (12.59%) VoIP
25 17 (11.89%) CCIE
25 17 (11.89%) MPLS

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 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 8 (5.59%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.50%) IIS
3 4 (2.80%) Apache
3 4 (2.80%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.80%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.70%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.70%) SAS
4 1 (0.70%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.70%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (2.80%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.40%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.10%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.10%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.70%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.10%) Office 365
2 2 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 111 (77.62%) Firewall
2 54 (37.76%) Network Security
3 53 (37.06%) VPN
4 37 (25.87%) Cisco PIX
5 36 (25.17%) LAN
6 35 (24.48%) WAN
7 28 (19.58%) TCP/IP
8 26 (18.18%) SSL
9 22 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 21 (14.69%) BGP
11 20 (13.99%) OSPF
12 19 (13.29%) SAN
13 18 (12.59%) VoIP
14 17 (11.89%) MPLS
14 17 (11.89%) NetScreen
15 16 (11.19%) Wireless
15 16 (11.19%) IPsec
16 15 (10.49%) FWSM
17 13 (9.09%) Cisco IOS
17 13 (9.09%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.20%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.10%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 13 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 12 (8.39%) Finance
3 6 (4.20%) German Language
4 4 (2.80%) Italian Language
4 4 (2.80%) French Language
5 3 (2.10%) Back Office
5 3 (2.10%) Multimedia
6 2 (1.40%) Banking
7 1 (0.70%) Retail
7 1 (0.70%) Billing
7 1 (0.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 73 (51.05%) Network Engineer
2 25 (17.48%) Consultant
3 22 (15.38%) Network Consultant
4 17 (11.89%) Support Engineer
4 17 (11.89%) Security Engineer
5 13 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
6 12 (8.39%) Security Consultant
6 12 (8.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 10 (6.99%) Network Security Consultant
8 7 (4.90%) Lead Network Engineer
8 7 (4.90%) Administrator
8 7 (4.90%) Systems Administrator
9 5 (3.50%) Architect
9 5 (3.50%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (3.50%) Senior Network Engineer
9 5 (3.50%) Network Architect
10 4 (2.80%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
10 4 (2.80%) Senior Support Engineer
10 4 (2.80%) IP Engineer
10 4 (2.80%) Network Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.80%) HTML
1 4 (2.80%) XML
2 1 (0.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.10%) Handset
1 3 (2.10%) Replication
1 3 (2.10%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (1.40%) NHS
3 1 (0.70%) EPoS
3 1 (0.70%) CESG
3 1 (0.70%) PKI
3 1 (0.70%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (0.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 32 (22.38%) Windows
2 16 (11.19%) Linux
3 7 (4.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (3.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (3.50%) UNIX
5 4 (2.80%) Solaris
5 4 (2.80%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (2.10%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.40%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.40%) SUSE
8 1 (0.70%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.70%) Windows Vista
8 1 (0.70%) Windows XP
8 1 (0.70%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (11.19%) Load Balancing
1 16 (11.19%) Network Management
2 14 (9.79%) Information Security
3 13 (9.09%) ITIL
4 12 (8.39%) Project Management
5 8 (5.59%) Migration
5 8 (5.59%) Change Control
6 7 (4.90%) Network Design
7 6 (4.20%) Change Management
7 6 (4.20%) Data Security
8 5 (3.50%) Validation
8 5 (3.50%) Coaching
8 5 (3.50%) SIEM
9 4 (2.80%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (2.80%) Configuration Management
9 4 (2.80%) Web Development
10 3 (2.10%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.10%) CRM
10 3 (2.10%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.10%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.20%) SQL
2 5 (3.50%) Perl
3 4 (2.80%) Java
3 4 (2.80%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.70%) Python
Qualifications
1 95 (66.43%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (58.04%) CCNP
3 41 (28.67%) CCNA
4 20 (13.99%) CCSE
5 19 (13.29%) CCIP
6 17 (11.89%) CCIE
7 15 (10.49%) CCSA
8 10 (6.99%) JNCIA
9 8 (5.59%) CCSP
10 7 (4.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 7 (4.90%) JNCIS
11 4 (2.80%) MCSE
11 4 (2.80%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.10%) CCDP
12 3 (2.10%) JNCIP
12 3 (2.10%) JNCIE
12 3 (2.10%) MCITP
12 3 (2.10%) SC Cleared
12 3 (2.10%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (15.38%) PCI DSS
2 11 (7.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 10 (6.99%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (4.20%) COBIT
5 5 (3.50%) GPG13
6 1 (0.70%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (18.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (9.09%) Hyper-V
3 8 (5.59%) vSphere
4 7 (4.90%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.90%) VMware Server
5 6 (4.20%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (4.20%) XenApp
6 5 (3.50%) ProxySG
6 5 (3.50%) Snort
6 5 (3.50%) Squid
7 4 (2.80%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (6.99%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.10%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.40%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.70%) Nessus
4 1 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 143 (100.00%) Cisco
2 75 (52.45%) Juniper
3 62 (43.36%) CheckPoint
4 41 (28.67%) F5
5 38 (26.57%) VMware
6 29 (20.28%) HP
7 25 (17.48%) Blue Coat
8 13 (9.09%) Nokia
9 10 (6.99%) Sourcefire
10 8 (5.59%) ProCurve
10 8 (5.59%) SolarWinds
11 7 (4.90%) Fortinet
11 7 (4.90%) IronPort
11 7 (4.90%) Citrix
11 7 (4.90%) Avaya
11 7 (4.90%) Microsoft
12 6 (4.20%) Red Hat
12 6 (4.20%) McAfee
12 6 (4.20%) Tufin
12 6 (4.20%) ServiceNow
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Posted: 6 hours ago
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Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: 2 days ago
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HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
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