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 24 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank - 80 93
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 0 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.64% 0.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.88% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 5
Average salary - £55,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +83.33%
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
206 243 217
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 17.02% 22.13% 18.14%
Number of salaries quoted 177 195 188
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £32,500 £27,300
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 24 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 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (95.00%) Firewall
3 16 (80.00%) CheckPoint
4 13 (65.00%) VPN
4 13 (65.00%) Network Security
4 13 (65.00%) F5
5 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
5 11 (55.00%) OSPF
5 11 (55.00%) BGP
6 8 (40.00%) McAfee
6 8 (40.00%) HP
6 8 (40.00%) SSL
6 8 (40.00%) TippingPoint
6 8 (40.00%) Information Security
6 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 7 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
7 7 (35.00%) Fat Client
7 7 (35.00%) SIEM
7 7 (35.00%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 7 (35.00%) Citrix
7 7 (35.00%) CCNP
7 7 (35.00%) Thin Client
7 7 (35.00%) VMware
7 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
7 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
8 6 (30.00%) CCIE
8 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (30.00%) Blue Coat
9 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 24 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 19 (95.00%) Firewall
2 13 (65.00%) VPN
2 13 (65.00%) Network Security
3 11 (55.00%) OSPF
3 11 (55.00%) BGP
4 8 (40.00%) SSL
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (25.00%) BIG-IP
6 5 (25.00%) DHCP
6 5 (25.00%) DNS
6 5 (25.00%) NetScreen
6 5 (25.00%) DMVPN
6 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 5 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 4 (20.00%) MPLS
8 2 (10.00%) VoIP
8 2 (10.00%) Unified Communications
9 1 (5.00%) Cisco PIX
General
1 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 8 (40.00%) Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Network Security Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Network Analyst
1 8 (40.00%) Security Analyst
2 7 (35.00%) Network Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Network Security Specialist
3 5 (25.00%) Security Specialist
4 4 (20.00%) Architect
5 3 (15.00%) Network Architect
6 1 (5.00%) Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Designer
6 1 (5.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (5.00%) Security Architect
6 1 (5.00%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 7 (35.00%) Fat Client
1 7 (35.00%) Thin Client
1 7 (35.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (40.00%) Information Security
2 7 (35.00%) SIEM
2 7 (35.00%) Risk Management
3 5 (25.00%) E-Commerce
4 4 (20.00%) Change Management
4 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (10.00%) Project Management
6 1 (5.00%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C
Qualifications
1 11 (55.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (35.00%) CCNP
3 6 (30.00%) CCIE
3 6 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 5 (25.00%) CCSE
4 5 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 2 (10.00%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (35.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (20.00%) UAG
3 1 (5.00%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (35.00%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (10.00%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (5.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 13 (65.00%) F5
4 8 (40.00%) McAfee
4 8 (40.00%) HP
4 8 (40.00%) TippingPoint
5 7 (35.00%) Citrix
5 7 (35.00%) VMware
6 6 (30.00%) Blue Coat
7 5 (25.00%) Infoblox
7 5 (25.00%) Imperva
8 3 (15.00%) Juniper