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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 158 109 107
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 56 120 134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.01% 2.18% 2.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.41% 7.91% 8.30%
Number of salaries quoted 46 70 131
Average salary £40,000 £45,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.08% +7.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £30,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1640 1518 1615
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 29.52% 27.54% 27.05%
Number of salaries quoted 962 1136 1254
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 25 July 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 25 July 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
Bracknell +6 20 £40,000 +33.33%
Reading -37 13 £45,000 -18.18% 2
Slough -15 6 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Maidenhead -5 5 £37,500 -50.00% 2
Newbury +2 1 £55,000 +41.02%
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 125 (100.00%) Cisco
2 102 (81.60%) Firewall
3 95 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
4 83 (66.40%) CCNP
5 64 (51.20%) Juniper
6 54 (43.20%) CheckPoint
7 48 (38.40%) CCNA
8 46 (36.80%) Network Security
9 40 (32.00%) VPN
10 38 (30.40%) F5
11 37 (29.60%) VMware
12 34 (27.20%) Cisco PIX
13 32 (25.60%) Windows
14 30 (24.00%) TCP/IP
15 27 (21.60%) LAN
15 27 (21.60%) WAN
15 27 (21.60%) HP
15 27 (21.60%) VMware Infrastructure
16 23 (18.40%) Blue Coat
16 23 (18.40%) NetScreen
16 23 (18.40%) DNS
17 21 (16.80%) MS Exchange
18 20 (16.00%) SAN
18 20 (16.00%) BGP
19 19 (15.20%) CCSE
19 19 (15.20%) MPLS
19 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
19 19 (15.20%) FWSM
20 18 (14.40%) Load Balancing
20 18 (14.40%) SSL

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 21 (16.80%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (6.40%) Lync
4 7 (5.60%) SharePoint
5 6 (4.80%) IIS
6 4 (3.20%) Tomcat
6 4 (3.20%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (1.60%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (6.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.80%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (3.20%) Sage 200
2 3 (2.40%) Dynamics NAV
2 3 (2.40%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.60%) Office 365
2 2 (1.60%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.60%) SaaS
3 1 (0.80%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 102 (81.60%) Firewall
2 46 (36.80%) Network Security
3 40 (32.00%) VPN
4 34 (27.20%) Cisco PIX
5 30 (24.00%) TCP/IP
6 27 (21.60%) LAN
6 27 (21.60%) WAN
7 23 (18.40%) DNS
7 23 (18.40%) NetScreen
8 20 (16.00%) BGP
8 20 (16.00%) SAN
9 19 (15.20%) MPLS
9 19 (15.20%) FWSM
10 18 (14.40%) SSL
11 16 (12.80%) Internet
12 15 (12.00%) OSPF
13 14 (11.20%) VoIP
14 12 (9.60%) DHCP
15 10 (8.00%) Wireless
16 9 (7.20%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 10 (8.00%) Telecoms
1 10 (8.00%) Finance
1 10 (8.00%) German Language
2 4 (3.20%) Italian Language
2 4 (3.20%) Billing
2 4 (3.20%) French Language
3 3 (2.40%) Back Office
3 3 (2.40%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.60%) Banking
5 1 (0.80%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 68 (54.40%) Network Engineer
2 24 (19.20%) Security Engineer
3 23 (18.40%) Consultant
4 20 (16.00%) Network Consultant
4 20 (16.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 12 (9.60%) Security Consultant
5 12 (9.60%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 11 (8.80%) Network Security Consultant
7 9 (7.20%) Support Engineer
7 9 (7.20%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (6.40%) Administrator
8 8 (6.40%) Systems Administrator
9 4 (3.20%) 2nd Line Support
9 4 (3.20%) Technical Support
9 4 (3.20%) Design Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Project Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (3.20%) Network Support
9 4 (3.20%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.20%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (2.40%) NHS
1 3 (2.40%) Handset
1 3 (2.40%) Replication
1 3 (2.40%) Computer Science
1 3 (2.40%) EqualLogic
2 2 (1.60%) HP StorageWorks
3 1 (0.80%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 32 (25.60%) Windows
2 16 (12.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (10.40%) Linux
4 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (5.60%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (4.00%) Windows 2000 Server
6 4 (3.20%) Windows XP
6 4 (3.20%) UNIX
6 4 (3.20%) Windows Vista
7 2 (1.60%) Ubuntu
7 2 (1.60%) CentOS
7 2 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (14.40%) Load Balancing
2 11 (8.80%) Network Management
3 10 (8.00%) Information Security
4 9 (7.20%) Network Design
4 9 (7.20%) ITIL
5 8 (6.40%) Project Management
6 7 (5.60%) Validation
6 7 (5.60%) Release Management
7 6 (4.80%) Problem Management
8 5 (4.00%) Migration
9 4 (3.20%) Change Management
9 4 (3.20%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (3.20%) Configuration Management
9 4 (3.20%) Security Management
10 3 (2.40%) CRM
10 3 (2.40%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (2.40%) Capacity Management
11 2 (1.60%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (1.60%) Low Latency
11 2 (1.60%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 95 (76.00%) Cisco Certification
2 83 (66.40%) CCNP
3 48 (38.40%) CCNA
4 19 (15.20%) CCSE
5 15 (12.00%) CCIP
6 12 (9.60%) CCSA
7 11 (8.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 11 (8.80%) CCIE
8 9 (7.20%) MCSE
8 9 (7.20%) Microsoft Certification
9 8 (6.40%) JNCIA
9 8 (6.40%) JNCIS
10 7 (5.60%) MCITP
10 7 (5.60%) VCP5
11 4 (3.20%) MCP
12 3 (2.40%) Degree
12 3 (2.40%) JNCIP
12 3 (2.40%) JNCIE
12 3 (2.40%) ITIL Certification
13 2 (1.60%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 9 (7.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 7 (5.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 7 (5.60%) GPG13
4 4 (3.20%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (21.60%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.20%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.00%) Hyper-V
4 7 (5.60%) Snort
4 7 (5.60%) Squid
5 5 (4.00%) VMware ESX
5 5 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.20%) vSphere
6 4 (3.20%) UAG
Systems Management
1 5 (4.00%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.40%) SCVMM
2 3 (2.40%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (1.60%) ARCserve
3 2 (1.60%) Backup Exec
3 2 (1.60%) Nessus
4 1 (0.80%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 125 (100.00%) Cisco
2 64 (51.20%) Juniper
3 54 (43.20%) CheckPoint
4 38 (30.40%) F5
5 37 (29.60%) VMware
6 27 (21.60%) HP
7 23 (18.40%) Blue Coat
8 19 (15.20%) Microsoft
9 10 (8.00%) Nokia
10 8 (6.40%) IronPort
11 7 (5.60%) Sourcefire
11 7 (5.60%) Websense
11 7 (5.60%) Fortinet
11 7 (5.60%) Tufin
12 6 (4.80%) ProCurve
13 5 (4.00%) IBM
14 4 (3.20%) Sage
14 4 (3.20%) Aruba
15 3 (2.40%) Barracuda Networks
15 3 (2.40%) Huawei
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + 20K bonus + car
Posted: 21 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + up to 20K comission
Posted: 17 days ago
Maidenhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + up to 20K comission
Posted: 18 days ago