The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bracknell region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 68 56 73
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 2 5 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 0.36% 1.22% 1.10%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.24% 3.03% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 2 5 6
Average salary £56,750 £50,000 £35,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.50% +39.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,350 £44,500 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,150 £57,600 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cisco ASA
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bracknell region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bracknell
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
161 165 195
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 29.06% 40.24% 35.78%
Number of salaries quoted 112 114 119
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £25,000 £30,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Bracknell region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Bracknell

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Bracknell

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Bracknell region.

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Bracknell

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (72.22%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Juniper
3 10 (55.56%) SAN
3 10 (55.56%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) VMware ESX
4 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (38.89%) CCNP
6 6 (33.33%) Windows
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) WAN
7 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
7 5 (27.78%) CCNA
7 5 (27.78%) SQL
7 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
7 5 (27.78%) Network Security
7 5 (27.78%) F5
8 4 (22.22%) VPN
9 3 (16.67%) Linux
9 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
9 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
9 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
9 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
9 3 (16.67%) Security Management
9 3 (16.67%) Symantec
9 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
9 3 (16.67%) Nimsoft
9 3 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Bracknell 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 3 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (16.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (72.22%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) SAN
3 5 (27.78%) LAN
3 5 (27.78%) WAN
3 5 (27.78%) TCP/IP
3 5 (27.78%) Network Security
4 4 (22.22%) VPN
5 2 (11.11%) SSL
5 2 (11.11%) VLAN
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco PIX
6 1 (5.56%) Internet
Job Titles
1 9 (50.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (38.89%) Support Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support
4 2 (11.11%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support
4 2 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Consultant
4 2 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Technical Manager
5 1 (5.56%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Load Balancing
2 3 (16.67%) ISMS
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security Management
2 3 (16.67%) Security Management
2 3 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (11.11%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.56%) SIEM
4 1 (5.56%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (38.89%) CCNP
3 5 (27.78%) CCNA
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIA
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIP
4 1 (5.56%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware ESX
2 3 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 3 (16.67%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (16.67%) Active Directory
3 2 (11.11%) VMware Server
4 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (16.67%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (55.56%) Juniper
2 10 (55.56%) VMware
3 5 (27.78%) F5
4 3 (16.67%) Nimsoft
4 3 (16.67%) LogRhythm
4 3 (16.67%) SolarWinds
4 3 (16.67%) Symantec
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft