The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 101 67 64
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 12 26 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.94% 2.14% 2.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.72% 10.44% 10.99%
Number of salaries quoted 12 12 19
Average salary £23,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-45.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,550 £42,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £58,500 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,750 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-1.76% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
254 249 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 19.84% 20.48% 22.72%
Number of salaries quoted 229 208 168
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
South East

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone -19 5 £23,000 -45.88%
Sevenoaks - 2 £45,000 -
Dartford -2 1 £60,000 +41.17%
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (96.15%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (92.31%) CCNA
4 22 (84.62%) Juniper
5 21 (80.77%) F5
6 19 (73.08%) Network Security
7 16 (61.54%) Firewall
8 14 (53.85%) CheckPoint
8 14 (53.85%) Cisco PIX
9 13 (50.00%) Websense
9 13 (50.00%) Blue Coat
10 11 (42.31%) Windows
10 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
11 10 (38.46%) CCNP
11 10 (38.46%) CCSA
12 9 (34.62%) LAN
12 9 (34.62%) WAN
13 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
13 8 (30.77%) Sun
13 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
13 8 (30.77%) Windows XP
13 8 (30.77%) MS Office
13 8 (30.77%) CISSP
13 8 (30.77%) SLA
13 8 (30.77%) McAfee
13 8 (30.77%) JNCIA
13 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
13 8 (30.77%) IronPort
13 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
13 8 (30.77%) Windows 7

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.85%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (30.77%) MS Office
1 8 (30.77%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (73.08%) Network Security
2 16 (61.54%) Firewall
3 14 (53.85%) Cisco PIX
4 9 (34.62%) LAN
4 9 (34.62%) WAN
5 8 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (30.77%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
6 4 (15.38%) VPN
7 3 (11.54%) TCP/IP
8 2 (7.69%) VoIP
8 2 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (7.69%) IPsec
8 2 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
9 1 (3.85%) Cisco IOS
9 1 (3.85%) Wireless
9 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.85%) DNS
9 1 (3.85%) SAN
9 1 (3.85%) MPLS
General
1 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
1 1 (3.85%) Finance
1 1 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Support Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Network Support Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Network Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Security Analyst
1 11 (42.31%) Network Support
1 11 (42.31%) Network Security Analyst
2 10 (38.46%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (30.77%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Service Analyst
3 8 (30.77%) Security Specialist
3 8 (30.77%) Network Specialist
3 8 (30.77%) Network Security Specialist
3 8 (30.77%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall Analyst
4 3 (11.54%) Firewall Support
4 3 (11.54%) Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Network Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows XP
2 8 (30.77%) Windows 7
3 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Integration Testing
Qualifications
1 25 (96.15%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (92.31%) CCNA
3 11 (42.31%) Security Cleared
4 10 (38.46%) CCNP
4 10 (38.46%) CCSA
5 8 (30.77%) CISSP
5 8 (30.77%) SC Cleared
5 8 (30.77%) JNCIA
6 3 (11.54%) Degree
7 2 (7.69%) MCSE
7 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.85%) CCVP
8 1 (3.85%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (30.77%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Server
2 1 (3.85%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (84.62%) Juniper
3 21 (80.77%) F5
4 14 (53.85%) CheckPoint
5 13 (50.00%) Websense
5 13 (50.00%) Blue Coat
6 8 (30.77%) IronPort
6 8 (30.77%) McAfee
6 8 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 8 (30.77%) Sun
7 2 (7.69%) VMware
8 1 (3.85%) Citrix