The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 105 109 109
Rank change year-on-year
+4 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 2 10 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.14% 0.60% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.58% 2.35% 2.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1 6 8
Average salary £40,500 £35,500 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.08% -10.69%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Cisco ASA
Cambridgeshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cambridge
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
342 426 429
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cambridge 23.49% 25.40% 22.18%
Number of salaries quoted 280 358 317
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 £32,435 £31,200 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,750 £60,000 £66,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Cambridge

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Cambridge

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
2 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
2 4 (66.67%) CCIE
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
2 4 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 4 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 4 (66.67%) JNCIE
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Polycom
2 4 (66.67%) Video Conferencing

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Cambridge 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.

Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 4 (66.67%) Wireless
2 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
2 4 (66.67%) BIG-IP
2 4 (66.67%) VLAN
2 4 (66.67%) Junos
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (66.67%) DHCP
2 4 (66.67%) Ethernet
2 4 (66.67%) SNMP
2 4 (66.67%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) MPLS
2 4 (66.67%) OSPF
2 4 (66.67%) BGP
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (33.33%) VoIP
General
1 4 (66.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Configuration Management
1 4 (66.67%) Asset Management
1 4 (66.67%) Network Management
2 2 (33.33%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
2 2 (33.33%) Problem Management
2 2 (33.33%) Kanban
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 6 (100.00%) CCNA
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) JNCIE
2 4 (66.67%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 2 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) FortiGate
2 2 (33.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) F5
2 4 (66.67%) HP
2 4 (66.67%) Polycom
2 4 (66.67%) Aruba
2 4 (66.67%) VMware
2 4 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 4 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 2 (33.33%) SonicWALL
3 2 (33.33%) Splunk