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

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 153 136 164
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +28
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 67 87 68
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.13% 1.57% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.76% 5.63% 4.70%
Number of salaries quoted 57 35 68
Average salary £47,500 £47,750 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.52% +12.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
1782 1544 1446
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 30.08% 27.86% 26.00%
Number of salaries quoted 981 1105 1134
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 15 September 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 15 September 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 -3 26 £50,000 +11.11% 1
Bracknell +8 16 £40,000 +45.45% 2
Slough -6 9 £42,000 -9.18% 4
Maidenhead -15 4 £37,500 -
Newbury -1 2 £55,000 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 15 September 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.

1 135 (100.00%) Cisco
2 105 (77.78%) Firewall
3 93 (68.89%) Cisco Certification
4 84 (62.22%) CCNP
5 73 (54.07%) Juniper
6 63 (46.67%) CheckPoint
7 57 (42.22%) Network Security
8 46 (34.07%) F5
8 46 (34.07%) VPN
9 41 (30.37%) CCNA
10 36 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
11 34 (25.19%) VMware
12 31 (22.96%) HP
13 28 (20.74%) TCP/IP
14 27 (20.00%) Blue Coat
15 26 (19.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 26 (19.26%) WAN
15 26 (19.26%) LAN
16 25 (18.52%) Windows
17 24 (17.78%) CCSE
18 21 (15.56%) SSL
19 19 (14.07%) NetScreen
20 18 (13.33%) DNS
20 18 (13.33%) Load Balancing
20 18 (13.33%) FWSM
21 17 (12.59%) CCIP
21 17 (12.59%) SAN
21 17 (12.59%) CCSA
22 16 (11.85%) Nokia
22 16 (11.85%) Linux

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 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 13 (9.63%) MS Exchange
2 7 (5.19%) IIS
2 7 (5.19%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (4.44%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.96%) Apache
5 3 (2.22%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.22%) Lync
6 1 (0.74%) SAS
Applications
1 6 (4.44%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.96%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.22%) Dynamics NAV
1 3 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (2.22%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.44%) Office 365
2 2 (1.48%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 105 (77.78%) Firewall
2 57 (42.22%) Network Security
3 46 (34.07%) VPN
4 36 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
5 28 (20.74%) TCP/IP
6 26 (19.26%) LAN
6 26 (19.26%) WAN
7 21 (15.56%) SSL
8 19 (14.07%) NetScreen
9 18 (13.33%) DNS
9 18 (13.33%) FWSM
10 17 (12.59%) SAN
11 15 (11.11%) MPLS
11 15 (11.11%) BGP
12 14 (10.37%) OSPF
13 13 (9.63%) VoIP
14 12 (8.89%) Wireless
15 11 (8.15%) Internet
16 10 (7.41%) DHCP
16 10 (7.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (5.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 12 (8.89%) Telecoms
2 9 (6.67%) Finance
2 9 (6.67%) German Language
3 4 (2.96%) Italian Language
3 4 (2.96%) French Language
4 3 (2.22%) Back Office
4 3 (2.22%) Multimedia
4 3 (2.22%) Billing
5 2 (1.48%) Banking
6 1 (0.74%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 74 (54.81%) Network Engineer
2 27 (20.00%) Consultant
3 25 (18.52%) Network Consultant
4 22 (16.30%) Security Engineer
5 18 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
6 14 (10.37%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 13 (9.63%) Security Consultant
8 12 (8.89%) Network Security Consultant
9 9 (6.67%) Support Engineer
10 8 (5.93%) Systems Administrator
10 8 (5.93%) Administrator
11 5 (3.70%) Network Support
11 5 (3.70%) Systems Engineer
11 5 (3.70%) Lead Network Engineer
12 4 (2.96%) IP Engineer
12 4 (2.96%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
12 4 (2.96%) Network Team Leader
12 4 (2.96%) Project Engineer
12 4 (2.96%) Senior Network Engineer
12 4 (2.96%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.96%) HTML
1 4 (2.96%) XML
2 3 (2.22%) .NET
3 1 (0.74%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (2.96%) Firmware
1 4 (2.96%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (2.22%) NHS
2 3 (2.22%) Handset
2 3 (2.22%) Replication
3 2 (1.48%) Computer Science
3 2 (1.48%) EqualLogic
4 1 (0.74%) HP StorageWorks
4 1 (0.74%) Digital Media
4 1 (0.74%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 25 (18.52%) Windows
2 16 (11.85%) Linux
3 9 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (5.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (5.19%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (5.19%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.19%) UNIX
5 4 (2.96%) Solaris
6 3 (2.22%) Windows XP
6 3 (2.22%) Windows Vista
6 3 (2.22%) Windows 2000 Server
7 2 (1.48%) SUSE
8 1 (0.74%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.74%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (13.33%) Load Balancing
2 14 (10.37%) Information Security
3 11 (8.15%) Network Management
4 9 (6.67%) ITIL
4 9 (6.67%) Project Management
5 8 (5.93%) Network Design
6 7 (5.19%) Migration
7 5 (3.70%) Validation
7 5 (3.70%) Change Control
7 5 (3.70%) Coaching
8 4 (2.96%) Web Development
8 4 (2.96%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.22%) Security Management
9 3 (2.22%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.22%) CRM
9 3 (2.22%) Business Intelligence
9 3 (2.22%) Incident Management
9 3 (2.22%) SIEM
9 3 (2.22%) Capacity Management
10 2 (1.48%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (2.96%) Java
1 4 (2.96%) Perl
1 4 (2.96%) PowerShell
2 2 (1.48%) SQL
Qualifications
1 93 (68.89%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (62.22%) CCNP
3 41 (30.37%) CCNA
4 24 (17.78%) CCSE
5 17 (12.59%) CCIP
5 17 (12.59%) CCSA
6 10 (7.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 9 (6.67%) CCIE
8 8 (5.93%) JNCIS
9 7 (5.19%) JNCIA
10 6 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (4.44%) MCITP
10 6 (4.44%) MCSE
10 6 (4.44%) VCP5
11 4 (2.96%) CCSP
12 3 (2.22%) MCP
12 3 (2.22%) JNCIP
12 3 (2.22%) JNCIE
12 3 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.22%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (11.85%) PCI DSS
2 11 (8.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 8 (5.93%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 6 (4.44%) GPG13
5 5 (3.70%) COBIT
6 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (19.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (8.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 6 (4.44%) Snort
4 6 (4.44%) Squid
5 3 (2.22%) ProxySG
6 2 (1.48%) vSphere
7 1 (0.74%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.74%) VMware Server
7 1 (0.74%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (5.19%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.22%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.48%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.74%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (0.74%) Nessus
Vendors
1 135 (100.00%) Cisco
2 73 (54.07%) Juniper
3 63 (46.67%) CheckPoint
4 46 (34.07%) F5
5 34 (25.19%) VMware
6 31 (22.96%) HP
7 27 (20.00%) Blue Coat
8 16 (11.85%) Nokia
9 14 (10.37%) Microsoft
10 10 (7.41%) Sourcefire
11 8 (5.93%) IronPort
11 8 (5.93%) ProCurve
12 7 (5.19%) Fortinet
12 7 (5.19%) Tufin
13 6 (4.44%) McAfee
13 6 (4.44%) Websense
13 6 (4.44%) Red Hat
14 5 (3.70%) IBM
15 4 (2.96%) Sun
15 4 (2.96%) Foundry
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £35,000 to £42,000 per annum Plus Bonus + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £42,000 per annum + 10% + oncall + Benefits package
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £45,000 per annum plus on-call, overtime and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Vertical IT
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago