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 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 83 95 68
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 8 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.10% 0.68% 1.78%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.39% 3.40% 8.05%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 9
Average salary £45,000 £33,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -22.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £22,050 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £44,950 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -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
204 235 261
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 20.38% 19.86% 22.14%
Number of salaries quoted 190 211 220
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +4.93%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +10 4 £20,500 -20.38%
Chatham - 2 £61,250 -
Cisco ASA
South East

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 31 (100.00%) Cisco
1 31 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (61.29%) CCNA
4 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
4 15 (48.39%) WAN
5 13 (41.94%) PCI DSS
6 12 (38.71%) Information Security
7 11 (35.48%) CCNP
7 11 (35.48%) Juniper
8 10 (32.26%) Websense
8 10 (32.26%) Network Security
8 10 (32.26%) Blue Coat
9 9 (29.03%) MPLS
10 8 (25.81%) OSPF
10 8 (25.81%) BGP
10 8 (25.81%) LAN
11 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
11 7 (22.58%) VMware
12 6 (19.35%) Advertising
12 6 (19.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 6 (19.35%) Data Security
12 6 (19.35%) CISM
12 6 (19.35%) CISSP
12 6 (19.35%) Squid
12 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
12 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (19.35%) F5
12 6 (19.35%) Splunk

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.23%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 31 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (48.39%) TCP/IP
2 15 (48.39%) WAN
3 10 (32.26%) Network Security
4 9 (29.03%) MPLS
5 8 (25.81%) OSPF
5 8 (25.81%) BGP
5 8 (25.81%) LAN
6 4 (12.90%) Cisco PIX
7 3 (9.68%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (6.45%) Internet
9 1 (3.23%) EIGRP
9 1 (3.23%) ADSL
9 1 (3.23%) PBX
9 1 (3.23%) VoIP
9 1 (3.23%) Ethernet
9 1 (3.23%) VLAN
9 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 1 (3.23%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
9 1 (3.23%) Multicast
General
1 6 (19.35%) Advertising
2 3 (9.68%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (32.26%) Network Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (9.68%) Security Specialist
3 3 (9.68%) Security Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
3 3 (9.68%) IT Security Specialist
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Network Security Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Firewall Support
4 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (6.45%) Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Network Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Network Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Network Support
4 2 (6.45%) Security Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Security Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.23%) IT Security Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.68%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Windows XP
2 1 (3.23%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (38.71%) Information Security
2 6 (19.35%) Data Security
2 6 (19.35%) Incident Management
2 6 (19.35%) SIEM
3 4 (12.90%) Security Management
3 4 (12.90%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (9.68%) Change Management
4 3 (9.68%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (3.23%) Risk Management
5 1 (3.23%) CRM
5 1 (3.23%) Data Protection
5 1 (3.23%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (3.23%) Patch Management
Qualifications
1 22 (70.97%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (61.29%) CCNA
3 11 (35.48%) CCNP
4 6 (19.35%) CISM
4 6 (19.35%) CISSP
5 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.45%) Degree
6 2 (6.45%) CCSE
6 2 (6.45%) CCIP
6 2 (6.45%) CCIE
6 2 (6.45%) CCSA
7 1 (3.23%) JNCIA
7 1 (3.23%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (41.94%) PCI DSS
2 6 (19.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (19.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (19.35%) GPG13
3 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (22.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (19.35%) Squid
3 1 (3.23%) vSphere
3 1 (3.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.23%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) SCCM
2 1 (3.23%) OpenView
2 1 (3.23%) Nessus
Vendors
1 31 (100.00%) Cisco
1 31 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 11 (35.48%) Juniper
3 10 (32.26%) Websense
3 10 (32.26%) Blue Coat
4 7 (22.58%) VMware
5 6 (19.35%) F5
5 6 (19.35%) Splunk
6 3 (9.68%) SonicWALL
7 2 (6.45%) Aruba
7 2 (6.45%) Lumension
7 2 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 2 (6.45%) HP
7 2 (6.45%) McAfee
8 1 (3.23%) Clearswift
8 1 (3.23%) Citrix
8 1 (3.23%) Avaya
8 1 (3.23%) Microsoft
8 1 (3.23%) Trend Micro
8 1 (3.23%) Fortinet