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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 140 118 111
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 4 6 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.20% 0.31% 0.55%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.10% 2.05% 4.69%
Number of salaries quoted 4 6 5
Average salary £63,750 £36,000 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+77.08% -20.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,750 £26,750 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £43,250 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
Cisco ASA
South West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
362 293 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 18.50% 15.28% 11.71%
Number of salaries quoted 319 212 161
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,250 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £53,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Bristol

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (91.18%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (79.41%) Firewall
3 27 (79.41%) CCNP
4 26 (76.47%) Cisco Nexus
5 22 (64.71%) Juniper
5 22 (64.71%) Data Centre
6 19 (55.88%) EIGRP
7 18 (52.94%) OSPF
8 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
9 15 (44.12%) CheckPoint
10 14 (41.18%) CCIE
10 14 (41.18%) F5
11 13 (38.24%) BGP
12 12 (35.29%) MPLS
12 12 (35.29%) Barracuda Networks
13 11 (32.35%) Cisco PIX
13 11 (32.35%) Network Design
14 8 (23.53%) Network Security
15 7 (20.59%) Cisco IOS
15 7 (20.59%) DNS
16 6 (17.65%) SSL
16 6 (17.65%) VPN
16 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
16 6 (17.65%) CCNA
16 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
16 6 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
16 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
17 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
17 5 (14.71%) Junos

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 27 (79.41%) Firewall
2 26 (76.47%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (55.88%) EIGRP
4 18 (52.94%) OSPF
5 17 (50.00%) TCP/IP
6 13 (38.24%) BGP
7 12 (35.29%) MPLS
8 11 (32.35%) Cisco PIX
9 8 (23.53%) Network Security
10 7 (20.59%) Cisco IOS
10 7 (20.59%) DNS
11 6 (17.65%) SSL
11 6 (17.65%) VPN
12 5 (14.71%) TACACS
12 5 (14.71%) IPsec
12 5 (14.71%) Junos
13 4 (11.76%) WAN
14 3 (8.82%) DHCP
14 3 (8.82%) LAN
14 3 (8.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (5.88%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (2.94%) Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (85.29%) Network Engineer
2 23 (67.65%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Network Designer
3 2 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
3 2 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 2 (5.88%) Designer
3 2 (5.88%) Senior Designer
3 2 (5.88%) Senior Network Designer
4 1 (2.94%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Implementation Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Network Implementation Engineer
4 1 (2.94%) Security Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Administrator
4 1 (2.94%) Sales Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Network Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Consultant
4 1 (2.94%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 22 (64.71%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.71%) PKI
3 1 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.88%) Windows
1 2 (5.88%) Mac OS X
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (32.35%) Network Design
2 6 (17.65%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (14.71%) Security Hardening
3 5 (14.71%) Load Balancing
4 3 (8.82%) Mentoring
5 1 (2.94%) Security Patching
5 1 (2.94%) Open Source
5 1 (2.94%) Network Management
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.94%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (2.94%) ITIL
5 1 (2.94%) E-Commerce
5 1 (2.94%) B2B
5 1 (2.94%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.94%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (2.94%) C
Qualifications
1 31 (91.18%) Cisco Certification
2 27 (79.41%) CCNP
3 14 (41.18%) CCIE
4 6 (17.65%) CCNA
5 5 (14.71%) Security Cleared
6 4 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (5.88%) MCSE
7 2 (5.88%) CCSP
7 2 (5.88%) JNCIA
7 2 (5.88%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIP
8 1 (2.94%) JNCIE
8 1 (2.94%) CCDP
8 1 (2.94%) CCSE
8 1 (2.94%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (17.65%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (5.88%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 34 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (64.71%) Juniper
3 15 (44.12%) CheckPoint
4 14 (41.18%) F5
5 12 (35.29%) Barracuda Networks
6 6 (17.65%) SolarWinds
6 6 (17.65%) Microsoft
7 3 (8.82%) VMware
8 2 (5.88%) Citrix
8 2 (5.88%) Meraki
9 1 (2.94%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.94%) Sourcefire
9 1 (2.94%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.94%) ProCurve
9 1 (2.94%) HP
9 1 (2.94%) Dell