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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 76 96 69
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 18 17 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.89% 1.40% 1.95%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.83% 6.97% 10.38%
Number of salaries quoted 17 17 13
Average salary £47,500 £23,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+106.52% -45.88%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
230 244 212
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 24.21% 20.12% 18.79%
Number of salaries quoted 202 222 175
Average salary £41,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £21,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
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 27 March 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 27 March 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 +28 4 £44,250 +92.39% 1
West Malling - 1 £70,000 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 37 (100.00%) Cisco
1 37 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 36 (97.30%) Firewall
3 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
4 19 (51.35%) CCNA
4 19 (51.35%) WAN
5 16 (43.24%) Juniper
6 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
6 15 (40.54%) Blue Coat
7 14 (37.84%) CCNP
7 14 (37.84%) Websense
8 13 (35.14%) MPLS
9 12 (32.43%) LAN
9 12 (32.43%) Windows
9 12 (32.43%) Information Security
9 12 (32.43%) PCI DSS
10 10 (27.03%) F5
10 10 (27.03%) Network Security
10 10 (27.03%) Linux
11 9 (24.32%) Windows XP
11 9 (24.32%) MS Office
11 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
11 9 (24.32%) McAfee
11 9 (24.32%) SonicWALL
11 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
11 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
12 8 (21.62%) Aruba
12 8 (21.62%) Lumension
12 8 (21.62%) BGP
12 8 (21.62%) OSPF

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (2.70%) Apache
1 1 (2.70%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (24.32%) MS Office
2 5 (13.51%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 36 (97.30%) Firewall
2 19 (51.35%) WAN
3 15 (40.54%) TCP/IP
4 13 (35.14%) MPLS
5 12 (32.43%) LAN
6 10 (27.03%) Network Security
7 8 (21.62%) OSPF
7 8 (21.62%) BGP
8 7 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (13.51%) Internet
9 5 (13.51%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 3 (8.11%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
11 2 (5.41%) VoIP
11 2 (5.41%) DNS
12 1 (2.70%) Multicast
12 1 (2.70%) EIGRP
12 1 (2.70%) Wireless
12 1 (2.70%) IPsec
12 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
General
1 6 (16.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (32.43%) Network Engineer
2 7 (18.92%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Architect
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Support
4 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Support Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) Technical Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Security Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) Deployment Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) 1st Line Support Engineer
5 4 (10.81%) 1st Line Support
5 4 (10.81%) Network Security Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Security Specialist
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support
6 2 (5.41%) Security Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Data Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Data Centre Architect
6 2 (5.41%) Network Security Architect
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.70%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Linux
3 9 (24.32%) Windows XP
3 9 (24.32%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) Information Security
2 7 (18.92%) Change Management
3 6 (16.22%) Data Security
3 6 (16.22%) Incident Management
3 6 (16.22%) Network Monitoring
4 5 (13.51%) CRM
4 5 (13.51%) SIEM
5 4 (10.81%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (8.11%) Security Management
7 1 (2.70%) Risk Management
7 1 (2.70%) OOP
7 1 (2.70%) OO
7 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.70%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Perl
1 1 (2.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 24 (64.86%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (51.35%) CCNA
3 14 (37.84%) CCNP
4 9 (24.32%) Security Cleared
5 6 (16.22%) CISSP
6 5 (13.51%) JNCIA
6 5 (13.51%) CISM
6 5 (13.51%) CCSA
7 3 (8.11%) CCSE
7 3 (8.11%) CCSP
7 3 (8.11%) JNCIS
8 2 (5.41%) CCIE
8 2 (5.41%) CCIP
9 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (32.43%) PCI DSS
2 6 (16.22%) GPG13
2 6 (16.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (13.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (13.51%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) Squid
2 5 (13.51%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Puppet
2 1 (2.70%) OpenView
Vendors
1 37 (100.00%) Cisco
1 37 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 16 (43.24%) Juniper
3 15 (40.54%) Blue Coat
4 14 (37.84%) Websense
5 10 (27.03%) F5
6 9 (24.32%) McAfee
6 9 (24.32%) Microsoft
6 9 (24.32%) SonicWALL
7 8 (21.62%) Aruba
7 8 (21.62%) Lumension
8 7 (18.92%) VMware
9 5 (13.51%) Trend Micro
9 5 (13.51%) Clearswift
10 4 (10.81%) Splunk
11 3 (8.11%) HP
11 3 (8.11%) SolarWinds
12 2 (5.41%) Citrix
13 1 (2.70%) Avaya
13 1 (2.70%) Fortinet