The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 Essex region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 89 86 93
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 1 5 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 0.085% 0.44% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.49% 1.99% 1.86%
Number of salaries quoted 0 5 4
Average salary - £55,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +89.65%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
205 251 215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.33% 22.23% 18.39%
Number of salaries quoted 175 200 187
Average salary £39,000 £45,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.33% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,687 £32,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
East of England

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
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 31 July 2014. 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
Basildon - 1 - -
Cisco ASA
East of England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (94.74%) Firewall
3 14 (73.68%) CheckPoint
3 14 (73.68%) VPN
4 13 (68.42%) F5
5 12 (63.16%) Network Security
6 10 (52.63%) OSPF
6 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (52.63%) BGP
7 8 (42.11%) SSL
7 8 (42.11%) McAfee
7 8 (42.11%) HP
7 8 (42.11%) TippingPoint
7 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (42.11%) Information Security
8 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
8 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
8 7 (36.84%) SIEM
8 7 (36.84%) McAfee ePO
9 6 (31.58%) CCNP
9 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
10 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
10 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
10 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
10 5 (26.32%) Fat Client
10 5 (26.32%) VMware
10 5 (26.32%) Blue Coat
10 5 (26.32%) Citrix
10 5 (26.32%) CCIE

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2014, 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 18 (94.74%) Firewall
2 14 (73.68%) VPN
3 12 (63.16%) Network Security
4 10 (52.63%) OSPF
4 10 (52.63%) BGP
5 8 (42.11%) SSL
6 5 (26.32%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (26.32%) MPLS
7 4 (21.05%) NetScreen
7 4 (21.05%) DNS
7 4 (21.05%) DHCP
7 4 (21.05%) BIG-IP
7 4 (21.05%) DMVPN
7 4 (21.05%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
7 4 (21.05%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (5.26%) SAN
8 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
8 1 (5.26%) LAN
8 1 (5.26%) VoIP
8 1 (5.26%) WAN
General
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (42.11%) Network Security Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Network Analyst
1 8 (42.11%) Security Analyst
2 5 (26.32%) Network Specialist
2 5 (26.32%) Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Security Specialist
3 4 (21.05%) Network Architect
3 4 (21.05%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (5.26%) Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Designer
4 1 (5.26%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Solutions Architect
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Security Architect
4 1 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Management Information System
2 5 (26.32%) Fat Client
2 5 (26.32%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (21.05%) Windows
1 4 (21.05%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (42.11%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) Risk Management
2 7 (36.84%) SIEM
3 5 (26.32%) Load Balancing
4 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
4 4 (21.05%) Change Management
4 4 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL
6 1 (5.26%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (31.58%) CCNP
2 6 (31.58%) Security Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 5 (26.32%) CCIE
4 4 (21.05%) CCSE
5 1 (5.26%) CCSP
5 1 (5.26%) CCDA
5 1 (5.26%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (42.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (26.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (21.05%) UAG
3 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (36.84%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (5.26%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.26%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) CheckPoint
3 13 (68.42%) F5
4 8 (42.11%) McAfee
4 8 (42.11%) HP
4 8 (42.11%) TippingPoint
5 5 (26.32%) VMware
5 5 (26.32%) Blue Coat
5 5 (26.32%) Citrix
6 4 (21.05%) Infoblox
6 4 (21.05%) Imperva
7 3 (15.79%) Juniper