The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 92 99 -
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.23% 0.15% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.22% 1.04% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £36,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+31.03% -
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +18.75%
Cisco ASA
Scotland

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

Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
135 192 185
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 10.42% 14.01% 11.26%
Number of salaries quoted 75 119 127
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,300 £28,350 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £51,698 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
3 5 (55.56%) Finance
3 5 (55.56%) CCNP
3 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
4 4 (44.44%) CCNA
4 4 (44.44%) CCIE
4 4 (44.44%) DNS
4 4 (44.44%) SSL
4 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 4 (44.44%) CCSA
4 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
4 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
4 4 (44.44%) FortiGate
4 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Line Management
5 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (33.33%) SCCM
5 3 (33.33%) Banking
5 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
5 3 (33.33%) CCSE
5 3 (33.33%) IPsec
5 3 (33.33%) Telecoms

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) Network Security
3 4 (44.44%) DNS
3 4 (44.44%) SSL
3 4 (44.44%) Wireless
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) IPsec
4 3 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (33.33%) TCP/IP
4 3 (33.33%) VPN
5 2 (22.22%) VoIP
6 1 (11.11%) BGP
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Wireless
6 1 (11.11%) Internet
6 1 (11.11%) SSH
6 1 (11.11%) VLAN
6 1 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Banking
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Check Point Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall Engineer
3 3 (33.33%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) IT Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Firewall Architect
4 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Security Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Data Centre
2 3 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (11.11%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Load Balancing
1 4 (44.44%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (33.33%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
Qualifications
1 5 (55.56%) CCNP
1 5 (55.56%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (44.44%) CCIE
2 4 (44.44%) CCNA
2 4 (44.44%) CCSA
3 3 (33.33%) CCSE
4 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) Hyper-V
1 3 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (44.44%) FortiGate
2 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Blue Coat
4 3 (33.33%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) F5
5 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto