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 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 88 86 83
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.99% 1.31% 1.21%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.29% 6.64% 4.66%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 7
Average salary £21,000 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-44.00% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £21,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £37,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
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
208 226 279
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 18.74% 19.81% 25.95%
Number of salaries quoted 194 202 241
Average salary £32,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 -2 5 £20,500 -28.07%
Chatham - 1 £55,000 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco
1 30 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (70.00%) CCNA
4 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
5 13 (43.33%) PCI DSS
6 12 (40.00%) Information Security
7 11 (36.67%) Blue Coat
7 11 (36.67%) WAN
7 11 (36.67%) Websense
7 11 (36.67%) Network Security
8 9 (30.00%) CCNP
9 8 (26.67%) LAN
9 8 (26.67%) Juniper
10 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
10 7 (23.33%) VMware
11 6 (20.00%) Data Security
11 6 (20.00%) CISM
11 6 (20.00%) Advertising
11 6 (20.00%) Squid
11 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
11 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 6 (20.00%) CISSP
11 6 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 6 (20.00%) Splunk
11 6 (20.00%) SIEM
11 6 (20.00%) GPG13
12 5 (16.67%) F5
12 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 11 (36.67%) Network Security
3 11 (36.67%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) LAN
5 5 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
6 4 (13.33%) MPLS
6 4 (13.33%) OSPF
6 4 (13.33%) BGP
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 1 (3.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 1 (3.33%) Multicast
8 1 (3.33%) Internet
8 1 (3.33%) VLAN
8 1 (3.33%) EIGRP
8 1 (3.33%) PBX
8 1 (3.33%) VoIP
8 1 (3.33%) Ethernet
8 1 (3.33%) ADSL
General
1 6 (20.00%) Advertising
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
3 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (36.67%) Network Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Security Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Firewall Support
3 4 (13.33%) Network Security Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Network Support
3 4 (13.33%) Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Network Support Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Network Analyst
4 3 (10.00%) Security Specialist
4 3 (10.00%) IT Security Specialist
5 2 (6.67%) Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Deployment Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) IT Security Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Security Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
6 1 (3.33%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (40.00%) Information Security
2 6 (20.00%) Data Security
2 6 (20.00%) SIEM
2 6 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 4 (13.33%) Security Management
3 4 (13.33%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.33%) Patch Management
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.33%) Data Protection
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (70.00%) CCNA
3 9 (30.00%) CCNP
4 6 (20.00%) CISSP
4 6 (20.00%) CISM
5 4 (13.33%) Degree
5 4 (13.33%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.67%) CCSE
7 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
7 1 (3.33%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (43.33%) PCI DSS
2 6 (20.00%) GPG13
2 6 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (20.00%) Squid
3 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) XenApp
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) SCCM
2 1 (3.33%) OpenView
2 1 (3.33%) Nessus
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
1 30 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (36.67%) Websense
2 11 (36.67%) Blue Coat
3 8 (26.67%) Juniper
4 7 (23.33%) VMware
5 6 (20.00%) Splunk
6 5 (16.67%) F5
7 2 (6.67%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.67%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.67%) HP
8 1 (3.33%) Citrix
8 1 (3.33%) Avaya
8 1 (3.33%) McAfee
8 1 (3.33%) Aruba
8 1 (3.33%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.33%) WatchGuard
8 1 (3.33%) Lumension
8 1 (3.33%) LogRhythm