The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 90 88 82
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 20 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 1.06% 1.41% 0.41%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.30% 9.17% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 14 18 3
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Cisco ASA
East of England

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

Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
264 218 209
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 20.02% 15.32% 21.59%
Number of salaries quoted 189 180 177
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Essex

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Essex

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Essex region over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Brentwood -6 7 £50,000 +33.33%
Chelmsford +2 1 £37,000 -1.33%
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 20 (80.00%) Firewall
3 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (64.00%) F5
5 15 (60.00%) CCNP
6 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
7 12 (48.00%) LAN
8 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (40.00%) VPN
9 10 (40.00%) SSL
10 8 (32.00%) WAN
10 8 (32.00%) Change Management
11 7 (28.00%) IPsec
11 7 (28.00%) CCNA
11 7 (28.00%) Network Security
12 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (24.00%) FWSM
12 6 (24.00%) CCDP
12 6 (24.00%) ITIL
12 6 (24.00%) Juniper
13 5 (20.00%) Legal
13 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
13 5 (20.00%) Wireless
13 5 (20.00%) MPLS
13 5 (20.00%) HP
13 5 (20.00%) Windows
13 5 (20.00%) CSS
13 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 4 (16.00%) FirePass

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT jobs across the Essex 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 20 (80.00%) Firewall
2 12 (48.00%) LAN
3 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (40.00%) VPN
4 10 (40.00%) SSL
5 8 (32.00%) WAN
6 7 (28.00%) IPsec
6 7 (28.00%) Network Security
7 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (24.00%) FWSM
8 5 (20.00%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (20.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 5 (20.00%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (20.00%) Wireless
8 5 (20.00%) MPLS
9 4 (16.00%) BGP
9 4 (16.00%) FirePass
10 3 (12.00%) IP Telephony
10 3 (12.00%) TCP/IP
10 3 (12.00%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 5 (20.00%) Legal
2 3 (12.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 15 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 6 (24.00%) Network Support
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco Support
4 5 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
6 2 (8.00%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (8.00%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Firewall Specialist
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Senior NOC Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Technician
7 1 (4.00%) 3rd Line Support Technician
7 1 (4.00%) Senior Support Engineer
7 1 (4.00%) Support Technician
7 1 (4.00%) Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (12.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (8.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (32.00%) Change Management
3 6 (24.00%) ITIL
4 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
4 3 (12.00%) Network Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) PRINCE2
5 2 (8.00%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (8.00%) Network Design
5 2 (8.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (8.00%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.00%) Low Latency
6 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
6 1 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (4.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.00%) Perl
1 1 (4.00%) SQL
1 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (72.00%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (60.00%) CCNP
3 7 (28.00%) CCNA
4 6 (24.00%) CCDP
5 3 (12.00%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (12.00%) JNCIP
6 1 (4.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (12.00%) UAG
2 2 (8.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.00%) VMware ESX
2 2 (8.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (4.00%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (64.00%) F5
3 6 (24.00%) Juniper
4 5 (20.00%) HP
5 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (12.00%) Brocade
6 3 (12.00%) Zeacom
7 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
7 2 (8.00%) VMware
7 2 (8.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) Microsoft
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
8 1 (4.00%) Splunk