The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 88 94 56
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -38
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 19 14 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.74% 1.24% 2.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.88% 7.04% 10.05%
Number of salaries quoted 19 14 15
Average salary £47,500 £34,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+39.70% -24.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,250 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cisco ASA
South East

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

Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
241 199 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 22.01% 17.69% 28.31%
Number of salaries quoted 221 187 149
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +1.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Kent

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 January 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Kent

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Kent region over the 3 months to 23 January 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
Maidstone +17 7 £41,500 +80.43%
West Malling - 5 £70,000 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (97.44%) CheckPoint
3 37 (94.87%) Firewall
4 28 (71.79%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (64.10%) WAN
6 24 (61.54%) Juniper
7 22 (56.41%) Windows
8 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
9 20 (51.28%) F5
10 19 (48.72%) Blue Coat
10 19 (48.72%) LAN
11 18 (46.15%) Linux
11 18 (46.15%) Websense
12 17 (43.59%) CCNP
13 15 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
14 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
14 14 (35.90%) CCNA
14 14 (35.90%) MS Office
14 14 (35.90%) Windows XP
15 13 (33.33%) McAfee
15 13 (33.33%) CCSE
15 13 (33.33%) SonicWALL
16 12 (30.77%) JNCIS
16 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
16 12 (30.77%) Aruba
16 12 (30.77%) Lumension
16 12 (30.77%) MPLS
17 11 (28.21%) Network Security
18 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
18 9 (23.08%) Change Management

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT jobs across the Kent 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 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.56%) Apache
Applications
1 14 (35.90%) MS Office
2 9 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 37 (94.87%) Firewall
2 25 (64.10%) WAN
3 19 (48.72%) LAN
4 15 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
5 12 (30.77%) MPLS
6 11 (28.21%) Network Security
7 8 (20.51%) OSPF
7 8 (20.51%) BGP
8 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
8 7 (17.95%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 7 (17.95%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 6 (15.38%) Internet
10 4 (10.26%) VPN
10 4 (10.26%) Wireless
11 3 (7.69%) TACACS
12 2 (5.13%) DNS
12 2 (5.13%) VoIP
12 2 (5.13%) RIP
13 1 (2.56%) ADSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.56%) MySQL
General
1 5 (12.82%) Advertising
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
2 2 (5.13%) Legal
Job Titles
1 11 (28.21%) Security Engineer
2 10 (25.64%) Network Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Support Engineer
4 6 (15.38%) Architect
5 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (12.82%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Support
5 5 (12.82%) 1st Line Support
5 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Support Engineer
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 4 (10.26%) Analyst
6 4 (10.26%) Escalation Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Network Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Network Operations Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (7.69%) Deployment Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Network Architect
8 2 (5.13%) Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.56%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.56%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 22 (56.41%) Windows
2 18 (46.15%) Linux
3 14 (35.90%) Windows 7
3 14 (35.90%) Windows XP
4 5 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (23.08%) Change Management
2 7 (17.95%) CRM
3 6 (15.38%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (12.82%) Information Security
5 4 (10.26%) Incident Management
5 4 (10.26%) Data Security
6 3 (7.69%) Risk Management
6 3 (7.69%) SIEM
7 2 (5.13%) Network Design
7 2 (5.13%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (5.13%) Business Continuity
8 1 (2.56%) OOP
8 1 (2.56%) OO
8 1 (2.56%) Network Management
8 1 (2.56%) Capacity Management
8 1 (2.56%) Capacity Planning
8 1 (2.56%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.56%) Perl
1 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (71.79%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (43.59%) CCNP
3 14 (35.90%) CCNA
4 13 (33.33%) CCSE
5 12 (30.77%) JNCIS
5 12 (30.77%) Security Cleared
6 7 (17.95%) CCSA
6 7 (17.95%) JNCIA
7 5 (12.82%) CCSP
8 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
8 4 (10.26%) CISSP
9 2 (5.13%) CCDA
9 2 (5.13%) CCIP
9 2 (5.13%) CCIE
10 1 (2.56%) CCDP
10 1 (2.56%) CISM
10 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
10 1 (2.56%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) SLA
1 5 (12.82%) PCI DSS
2 2 (5.13%) QA
3 1 (2.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.56%) GPG13
3 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Squid
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
1 3 (7.69%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (2.56%) OpenView
2 1 (2.56%) Puppet
2 1 (2.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 39 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (97.44%) CheckPoint
3 24 (61.54%) Juniper
4 21 (53.85%) Microsoft
5 20 (51.28%) F5
6 19 (48.72%) Blue Coat
7 18 (46.15%) Websense
8 13 (33.33%) McAfee
8 13 (33.33%) SonicWALL
9 12 (30.77%) Aruba
9 12 (30.77%) Lumension
10 6 (15.38%) SolarWinds
11 5 (12.82%) Clearswift
11 5 (12.82%) VMware
11 5 (12.82%) Trend Micro
12 4 (10.26%) Citrix
13 3 (7.69%) HP
14 1 (2.56%) Avaya
14 1 (2.56%) Splunk
14 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard