The first table below looks at the demand 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 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Edinburgh region.

Location
3 months to
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 101 98 92
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.083% 0.085%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.80% 1.10% 0.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £27,500 £35,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
UK excluding London average salary £39,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-1.87% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
184 91 129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 12.33% 7.53% 11.00%
Number of salaries quoted 110 58 74
Average salary £34,000 £35,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £39,600 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
Scotland

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 23 July 2014, 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 7 (100.00%) Cisco
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) POP3
3 4 (57.14%) SMTP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) COM
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) Linux
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Games
3 4 (57.14%) VMware
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) IMAP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds
3 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds Orion
3 4 (57.14%) xDSL
3 4 (57.14%) Junos
3 4 (57.14%) Lync
3 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) BGP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (57.14%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Internet
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
3 4 (57.14%) POP3
3 4 (57.14%) SMTP
3 4 (57.14%) VPN
3 4 (57.14%) MPLS
3 4 (57.14%) IMAP
3 4 (57.14%) Cisco PIX
3 4 (57.14%) xDSL
3 4 (57.14%) Junos
4 3 (42.86%) SSH
4 3 (42.86%) VLAN
4 3 (42.86%) BGP
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) SSL
General
1 4 (57.14%) Games
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support
1 4 (57.14%) Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Support Engineer
1 4 (57.14%) Technical Engineer
2 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) COM
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Linux
2 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (28.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) CCNA
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) JNCIA
3 1 (14.29%) CCNP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
1 4 (57.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 4 (57.14%) Juniper
2 4 (57.14%) VMware
2 4 (57.14%) SolarWinds