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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 75 89 59
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 23 6 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 2.23% 0.54% 2.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.27% 2.55% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 16
Average salary £28,500 £41,750 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.73% +12.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,000 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £61,750 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
224 235 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 21.75% 21.29% 22.00%
Number of salaries quoted 188 208 161
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,750 £24,400 £28,950
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 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
Maidstone - 17 £26,500 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (92.59%) Juniper
2 25 (92.59%) CheckPoint
2 25 (92.59%) Blue Coat
2 25 (92.59%) F5
3 23 (85.19%) Firewall
3 23 (85.19%) Cisco Certification
4 22 (81.48%) Linux
5 21 (77.78%) Websense
6 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
6 20 (74.07%) Cisco PIX
7 19 (70.37%) Windows
8 18 (66.67%) WAN
9 17 (62.96%) CCSE
10 16 (59.26%) JNCIS
11 14 (51.85%) Windows XP
11 14 (51.85%) LAN
11 14 (51.85%) MS Office
11 14 (51.85%) Windows 7
12 13 (48.15%) CCNP
13 12 (44.44%) McAfee
13 12 (44.44%) Aruba
13 12 (44.44%) SonicWALL
13 12 (44.44%) Lumension
14 10 (37.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 10 (37.04%) CCNA
15 9 (33.33%) OSPF
15 9 (33.33%) BGP
15 9 (33.33%) Network Security
16 8 (29.63%) CRM

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (51.85%) MS Office
2 7 (25.93%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (85.19%) Firewall
2 20 (74.07%) Cisco PIX
3 18 (66.67%) WAN
4 14 (51.85%) LAN
5 10 (37.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 9 (33.33%) OSPF
6 9 (33.33%) BGP
6 9 (33.33%) Network Security
7 7 (25.93%) Internet
8 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 5 (18.52%) RIP
10 4 (14.81%) VPN
10 4 (14.81%) Junos
11 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
11 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
11 1 (3.70%) VoIP
General
1 1 (3.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 10 (37.04%) Support Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 9 (33.33%) Escalation Engineer
3 8 (29.63%) 1st Line Support
4 6 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Support Engineer
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Support
4 6 (22.22%) Technical Engineer
5 4 (14.81%) Systems Designer
5 4 (14.81%) Security Designer
5 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
5 4 (14.81%) Designer
5 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (7.41%) Network Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Network Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Security Analyst
7 2 (7.41%) Network Support
Operating Systems
1 22 (81.48%) Linux
2 19 (70.37%) Windows
3 14 (51.85%) Windows XP
3 14 (51.85%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.70%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (29.63%) CRM
1 8 (29.63%) Change Management
2 5 (18.52%) Network Design
3 4 (14.81%) ITIL
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE2
3 4 (14.81%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 23 (85.19%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (62.96%) CCSE
3 16 (59.26%) JNCIS
4 13 (48.15%) CCNP
5 10 (37.04%) CCNA
6 8 (29.63%) JNCIA
6 8 (29.63%) CCSA
7 7 (25.93%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.70%) MCSE
8 1 (3.70%) CCIE
8 1 (3.70%) CCSP
8 1 (3.70%) Degree
8 1 (3.70%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (25.93%) SLA
2 2 (7.41%) QA
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) ProxySG
2 1 (3.70%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.70%) VMware Server
2 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.70%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (92.59%) Juniper
2 25 (92.59%) CheckPoint
2 25 (92.59%) Blue Coat
2 25 (92.59%) F5
3 21 (77.78%) Websense
4 20 (74.07%) Microsoft
5 12 (44.44%) McAfee
5 12 (44.44%) Aruba
5 12 (44.44%) SonicWALL
5 12 (44.44%) Lumension
6 6 (22.22%) Trend Micro
6 6 (22.22%) Clearswift
7 1 (3.70%) Sun
7 1 (3.70%) VMware