The first table below looks at the demand 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 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 150 153 112
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -41
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 73 73 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.24% 1.38% 1.92%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.42% 4.30% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 68 56 89
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.35% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1653 1696 1691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 28.07% 32.01% 27.23%
Number of salaries quoted 1116 1256 1370
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
South East

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 17 April 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 17 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 28 £52,500 -4.54% 1
Bracknell +16 15 £46,250 +46.82% 1
Slough +2 14 £36,000 -44.61% 2
Newbury -8 2 £52,500 +19.31%
Maidenhead -18 1 £60,000 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 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.

1 148 (100.00%) Cisco
2 137 (92.57%) Firewall
3 96 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (55.41%) Juniper
5 75 (50.68%) Network Security
6 71 (47.97%) CCNA
7 66 (44.59%) VPN
8 57 (38.51%) CCNP
9 55 (37.16%) CheckPoint
9 55 (37.16%) LAN
10 54 (36.49%) BGP
11 51 (34.46%) F5
12 48 (32.43%) WAN
12 48 (32.43%) SSL
13 46 (31.08%) DNS
13 46 (31.08%) TCP/IP
14 44 (29.73%) VoIP
14 44 (29.73%) OSPF
14 44 (29.73%) Cisco PIX
15 37 (25.00%) Wireless
16 35 (23.65%) FWSM
17 34 (22.97%) Cisco IOS
17 34 (22.97%) IPsec
18 33 (22.30%) Windows
19 32 (21.62%) Avaya
20 31 (20.95%) Finance
20 31 (20.95%) DHCP
20 31 (20.95%) JNCIA
21 29 (19.59%) VMware
21 29 (19.59%) EIGRP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 20 (13.51%) MS Exchange
2 16 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (5.41%) Lync
3 8 (5.41%) IIS
4 4 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 4 (2.70%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.70%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.03%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 11 (7.43%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.05%) MS Office
3 1 (0.68%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.70%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 6 (4.05%) Office 365
2 3 (2.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 137 (92.57%) Firewall
2 75 (50.68%) Network Security
3 66 (44.59%) VPN
4 55 (37.16%) LAN
5 54 (36.49%) BGP
6 48 (32.43%) WAN
6 48 (32.43%) SSL
7 46 (31.08%) DNS
7 46 (31.08%) TCP/IP
8 44 (29.73%) OSPF
8 44 (29.73%) VoIP
8 44 (29.73%) Cisco PIX
9 37 (25.00%) Wireless
10 35 (23.65%) FWSM
11 34 (22.97%) Cisco IOS
11 34 (22.97%) IPsec
12 31 (20.95%) DHCP
13 29 (19.59%) EIGRP
14 27 (18.24%) IGRP
15 26 (17.57%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.70%) SQL Server
General
1 31 (20.95%) Finance
2 19 (12.84%) Back Office
2 19 (12.84%) Telecoms
3 15 (10.14%) Billing
4 11 (7.43%) Retail
5 6 (4.05%) German Language
6 4 (2.70%) Marketing
7 2 (1.35%) Law
7 2 (1.35%) Banking
8 1 (0.68%) Advertising
8 1 (0.68%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 76 (51.35%) Network Engineer
2 35 (23.65%) Security Engineer
3 19 (12.84%) IP Engineer
4 18 (12.16%) Senior Network Engineer
5 16 (10.81%) Network Security Engineer
6 13 (8.78%) Consultant
7 11 (7.43%) Network Consultant
8 8 (5.41%) Systems Administrator
8 8 (5.41%) Administrator
8 8 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 8 (5.41%) Network Manager
9 7 (4.73%) Security Consultant
9 7 (4.73%) Network Security Consultant
10 5 (3.38%) Network Team Leader
10 5 (3.38%) Support Engineer
10 5 (3.38%) Network Analyst
10 5 (3.38%) Analyst
10 5 (3.38%) Team Leader
11 4 (2.70%) Project Engineer
11 4 (2.70%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.70%) .NET
2 1 (0.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.03%) Computer Science
1 3 (2.03%) EqualLogic
2 2 (1.35%) HP StorageWorks
2 2 (1.35%) Digital Media
2 2 (1.35%) NHS
3 1 (0.68%) Smartcard
3 1 (0.68%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.30%) Windows
2 18 (12.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (7.43%) Linux
4 8 (5.41%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (4.73%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (4.05%) UNIX
7 5 (3.38%) Windows 2000 Server
8 4 (2.70%) Windows XP
8 4 (2.70%) Windows Vista
9 2 (1.35%) Ubuntu
9 2 (1.35%) CentOS
9 2 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (17.57%) Change Management
2 20 (13.51%) Data Security
3 11 (7.43%) CRM
3 11 (7.43%) Project Management
3 11 (7.43%) Network Design
3 11 (7.43%) Load Balancing
4 10 (6.76%) Problem Management
4 10 (6.76%) ITIL
4 10 (6.76%) Change Control
5 8 (5.41%) Time Management
6 7 (4.73%) Network Management
6 7 (4.73%) Release Management
7 6 (4.05%) Disaster Recovery
8 4 (2.70%) Security Management
9 3 (2.03%) Validation
9 3 (2.03%) Migration
9 3 (2.03%) Information Security
9 3 (2.03%) Infrastructure Management
10 2 (1.35%) Protective Monitoring
10 2 (1.35%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (4.05%) Perl
2 1 (0.68%) SQL
Qualifications
1 96 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 71 (47.97%) CCNA
3 57 (38.51%) CCNP
4 31 (20.95%) JNCIA
5 25 (16.89%) CCSP
6 14 (9.46%) CCSE
7 12 (8.11%) CCSA
7 12 (8.11%) Degree
8 11 (7.43%) CCIE
9 10 (6.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 9 (6.08%) Microsoft Certification
10 9 (6.08%) MCSE
11 6 (4.05%) Security Cleared
11 6 (4.05%) VCP5
11 6 (4.05%) MCITP
12 4 (2.70%) MCP
13 3 (2.03%) MCSA
13 3 (2.03%) CCIP
13 3 (2.03%) CCDP
13 3 (2.03%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (15.54%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 23 (15.54%) PCI DSS
2 10 (6.76%) SLA
3 4 (2.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (2.03%) GPG13
System Software
1 22 (14.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (12.16%) ProxySG
3 11 (7.43%) Active Directory
4 10 (6.76%) Hyper-V
5 5 (3.38%) VMware ESX
5 5 (3.38%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (2.70%) UAG
7 3 (2.03%) vSphere
7 3 (2.03%) Snort
7 3 (2.03%) Squid
8 1 (0.68%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.68%) XenServer
8 1 (0.68%) KVM
Systems Management
1 4 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (2.03%) ARCserve
2 3 (2.03%) Backup Exec
2 3 (2.03%) SCVMM
3 2 (1.35%) Nessus
3 2 (1.35%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 148 (100.00%) Cisco
2 82 (55.41%) Juniper
3 55 (37.16%) CheckPoint
4 51 (34.46%) F5
5 32 (21.62%) Avaya
6 29 (19.59%) VMware
7 28 (18.92%) Blue Coat
8 25 (16.89%) Microsoft
9 21 (14.19%) ServiceNow
10 17 (11.49%) HP
11 5 (3.38%) SolarWinds
11 5 (3.38%) Foundry
12 4 (2.70%) Aruba
12 4 (2.70%) IBM
12 4 (2.70%) Citrix
12 4 (2.70%) Nokia
12 4 (2.70%) Sage
13 3 (2.03%) CA
13 3 (2.03%) Websense
13 3 (2.03%) Dell
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Bracknell
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £30000.00 - £43000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £45000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + car allowance, pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Sytel Reply
Salary: excellent, bonus, flexible benefits, pension and life insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough
Hudson - London
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits package
Posted: 3 days ago