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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 87 95 58
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -37
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 20 9 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.72% 0.73% 2.85%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.30% 4.37% 10.73%
Number of salaries quoted 19 9 17
Average salary £52,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.31% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,800 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £48,000 £73,600
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
241 206 205
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.70% 16.72% 26.52%
Number of salaries quoted 220 192 166
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £60,000 £60,000
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 19 December 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 19 December 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 - 10 £30,750 - 1
West Malling - 4 £70,000 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (97.30%) CheckPoint
3 35 (94.59%) Firewall
4 28 (75.68%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (70.27%) Juniper
6 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
7 24 (64.86%) F5
7 24 (64.86%) Windows
8 22 (59.46%) Linux
8 22 (59.46%) Blue Coat
8 22 (59.46%) WAN
9 21 (56.76%) Websense
10 19 (51.35%) Cisco PIX
11 18 (48.65%) LAN
12 17 (45.95%) Windows 7
12 17 (45.95%) MS Office
12 17 (45.95%) Windows XP
13 16 (43.24%) McAfee
13 16 (43.24%) CCNP
14 15 (40.54%) SonicWALL
14 15 (40.54%) Lumension
14 15 (40.54%) Aruba
14 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
15 14 (37.84%) CCSE
16 13 (35.14%) CCNA
16 13 (35.14%) JNCIS
17 12 (32.43%) Change Management
18 10 (27.03%) JNCIA
18 10 (27.03%) CCSA
18 10 (27.03%) CRM

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 17 (45.95%) MS Office
2 9 (24.32%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 35 (94.59%) Firewall
2 22 (59.46%) WAN
3 19 (51.35%) Cisco PIX
4 18 (48.65%) LAN
5 9 (24.32%) Internet
5 9 (24.32%) MPLS
5 9 (24.32%) Network Security
6 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
6 7 (18.92%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
7 5 (13.51%) Cisco Nexus
7 5 (13.51%) OSPF
7 5 (13.51%) BGP
8 4 (10.81%) Wireless
8 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
8 4 (10.81%) VPN
9 3 (8.11%) TACACS
10 2 (5.41%) RIP
10 2 (5.41%) DNS
11 1 (2.70%) IPsec
11 1 (2.70%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
General
1 4 (10.81%) Advertising
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Security Engineer
2 10 (27.03%) Support Engineer
3 9 (24.32%) Network Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Technical Support
4 8 (21.62%) 1st Line Support
4 8 (21.62%) 2nd Line Support
4 8 (21.62%) Technical Support Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) Technical Engineer
4 8 (21.62%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (18.92%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Escalation Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (13.51%) Architect
7 3 (8.11%) Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Operations Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Network Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Network Operations Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Platform Architect
8 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Architect
8 2 (5.41%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.70%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
1 1 (2.70%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 24 (64.86%) Windows
2 22 (59.46%) Linux
3 17 (45.95%) Windows XP
3 17 (45.95%) Windows 7
4 5 (13.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (8.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Change Management
2 10 (27.03%) CRM
3 4 (10.81%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (8.11%) Incident Management
4 3 (8.11%) Data Security
4 3 (8.11%) Risk Management
4 3 (8.11%) Information Security
5 2 (5.41%) Network Design
5 2 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
5 2 (5.41%) Business Continuity
5 2 (5.41%) SIEM
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
6 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (2.70%) Network Management
6 1 (2.70%) OOP
6 1 (2.70%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
1 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 28 (75.68%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (43.24%) CCNP
3 15 (40.54%) Security Cleared
4 14 (37.84%) CCSE
5 13 (35.14%) JNCIS
5 13 (35.14%) CCNA
6 10 (27.03%) CCSA
6 10 (27.03%) JNCIA
7 5 (13.51%) CCSP
8 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
9 3 (8.11%) CISSP
10 2 (5.41%) CCIE
10 2 (5.41%) CCIP
10 2 (5.41%) CCDA
11 1 (2.70%) CCDP
11 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
11 1 (2.70%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.62%) SLA
2 3 (8.11%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco CUCM
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.70%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (97.30%) CheckPoint
3 26 (70.27%) Juniper
4 25 (67.57%) Microsoft
5 24 (64.86%) F5
6 22 (59.46%) Blue Coat
7 21 (56.76%) Websense
8 16 (43.24%) McAfee
9 15 (40.54%) SonicWALL
9 15 (40.54%) Aruba
9 15 (40.54%) Lumension
10 8 (21.62%) Trend Micro
10 8 (21.62%) Clearswift
11 4 (10.81%) VMware
11 4 (10.81%) Citrix
11 4 (10.81%) SolarWinds
12 1 (2.70%) HP
Maidstone, Kent
Oscar Associates (UK) Ltd
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