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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 62 54 71
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 2.33% 2.05% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.00% 5.17% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 12 9 3
Average salary £36,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.06% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
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
200 174 161
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bracknell 33.33% 39.55% 30.09%
Number of salaries quoted 128 129 127
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -28.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,400 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,150 £60,000 £55,000
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
Salary Histogram in Bracknell

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Bracknell region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Bracknell

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bracknell

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (75.00%) Firewall
3 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (50.00%) CCNP
4 12 (50.00%) Juniper
4 12 (50.00%) VMware
5 10 (41.67%) SAN
6 9 (37.50%) Windows
7 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
8 7 (29.17%) SQL
8 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
8 7 (29.17%) CCNA
8 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
8 7 (29.17%) F5
9 6 (25.00%) VPN
10 5 (20.83%) Linux
10 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
10 5 (20.83%) LAN
10 5 (20.83%) WAN
10 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
10 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
10 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
11 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
11 4 (16.67%) Information Security
11 4 (16.67%) Network Security
12 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
12 3 (12.50%) Symantec
12 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
12 3 (12.50%) JNCIA
12 3 (12.50%) JNCIP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Bracknell by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 5 (20.83%) MS Exchange
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 18 (75.00%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) SAN
3 7 (29.17%) TCP/IP
4 6 (25.00%) VPN
5 5 (20.83%) WAN
5 5 (20.83%) LAN
6 4 (16.67%) Network Security
7 2 (8.33%) Junos
7 2 (8.33%) VLAN
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (8.33%) VoIP
7 2 (8.33%) DNS
7 2 (8.33%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 2 (8.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 14 (58.33%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (20.83%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Senior Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Security Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Cisco Support
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) 2nd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (8.33%) Handset
2 2 (8.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 5 (20.83%) Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (8.33%) SUSE
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 2000 Server
3 2 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
2 4 (16.67%) Information Security
3 2 (8.33%) Mentoring
3 2 (8.33%) ISMS
3 2 (8.33%) CRM
3 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (8.33%) Information Security Management
3 2 (8.33%) Security Management
4 1 (4.17%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (29.17%) SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (54.17%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) CCNP
3 7 (29.17%) CCNA
4 3 (12.50%) JNCIA
4 3 (12.50%) JNCIP
4 3 (12.50%) JNCIE
5 2 (8.33%) CCIE
6 1 (4.17%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 5 (20.83%) Active Directory
2 5 (20.83%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (8.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (8.33%) SCOM
2 2 (8.33%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (50.00%) Juniper
2 12 (50.00%) VMware
3 7 (29.17%) F5
4 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Nimsoft
5 3 (12.50%) Symantec
5 3 (12.50%) SolarWinds
6 2 (8.33%) McAfee
6 2 (8.33%) LogRhythm
6 2 (8.33%) Red Hat
6 2 (8.33%) Mitel
6 2 (8.33%) Tripwire
6 2 (8.33%) Sourcefire
7 1 (4.17%) HP