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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank - 99 81
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 0 1 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - 0.077% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 0.51% 3.25%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 7
Average salary - £37,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -31.81%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
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
194 197 246
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 15.45% 15.26% 23.47%
Number of salaries quoted 110 170 199
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,850 £21,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (100.00%) Cisco
1 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (81.25%) F5
3 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
3 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (50.00%) CCNP
6 7 (43.75%) LAN
6 7 (43.75%) Network Security
7 6 (37.50%) FWSM
7 6 (37.50%) ITIL
8 5 (31.25%) CSS
8 5 (31.25%) VPN
8 5 (31.25%) SSL
8 5 (31.25%) Juniper
8 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (31.25%) Change Management
8 5 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
8 5 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
9 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (25.00%) MPLS
9 4 (25.00%) CCDP
9 4 (25.00%) WAN
10 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 3 (18.75%) Windows
10 3 (18.75%) HP
10 3 (18.75%) CCNA
10 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
10 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 16 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (56.25%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (43.75%) Network Security
3 7 (43.75%) LAN
4 6 (37.50%) FWSM
5 5 (31.25%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 5 (31.25%) VPN
5 5 (31.25%) SSL
5 5 (31.25%) Wi-Fi
5 5 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (25.00%) WAN
6 4 (25.00%) MPLS
7 3 (18.75%) BGP
7 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
7 3 (18.75%) IP Telephony
7 3 (18.75%) Wireless
8 2 (12.50%) IPsec
8 2 (12.50%) FirePass
8 2 (12.50%) DMZ
General
1 2 (12.50%) Legal
2 1 (6.25%) Banking
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Engineer
2 6 (37.50%) Network Support
2 6 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (31.25%) Cisco Support
4 3 (18.75%) Senior Network Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Security Engineer
4 3 (18.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Firewall Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
6 1 (6.25%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (18.75%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (68.75%) Load Balancing
2 6 (37.50%) ITIL
3 5 (31.25%) Change Management
4 3 (18.75%) Problem Management
4 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) PRINCE2
5 2 (12.50%) Service Delivery
6 1 (6.25%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (68.75%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (50.00%) CCNP
3 4 (25.00%) CCDP
4 3 (18.75%) CCNA
4 3 (18.75%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (6.25%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) UAG
Vendors
1 16 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (81.25%) F5
3 5 (31.25%) Juniper
4 3 (18.75%) CheckPoint
4 3 (18.75%) Brocade
4 3 (18.75%) HP
4 3 (18.75%) Zeacom