The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Maidstone region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 23 46 24
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -22
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 4 5 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 4.26% 2.18% 1.47%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.26% 27.78% 8.33%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £41,500 £23,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.43% -45.88%
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -
Cisco ASA
Kent

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Maidstone region.

Communications & Networking Category
Maidstone
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
39 18 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Maidstone 41.49% 7.86% 17.65%
Number of salaries quoted 38 18 12
Average salary £42,500 £25,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+70.00% -41.17%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Maidstone region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Maidstone

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Maidstone

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Maidstone region.

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Maidstone

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Maidstone

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 13 (92.86%) Firewall
3 10 (71.43%) McAfee
3 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
3 10 (71.43%) CCNA
3 10 (71.43%) MS Office
3 10 (71.43%) Windows
3 10 (71.43%) Linux
3 10 (71.43%) Windows XP
3 10 (71.43%) Blue Coat
3 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
4 9 (64.29%) SonicWALL
4 9 (64.29%) Aruba
4 9 (64.29%) F5
4 9 (64.29%) Lumension
4 9 (64.29%) WAN
4 9 (64.29%) Websense
5 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
6 5 (35.71%) Cisco PIX
6 5 (35.71%) JNCIA
6 5 (35.71%) Trend Micro
6 5 (35.71%) Change Management
6 5 (35.71%) CCSA
6 5 (35.71%) Clearswift
6 5 (35.71%) SLA
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
6 5 (35.71%) MS Excel

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Maidstone by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Maidstone 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 10 (71.43%) MS Office
2 5 (35.71%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 13 (92.86%) Firewall
2 9 (64.29%) WAN
3 5 (35.71%) Internet
3 5 (35.71%) Cisco PIX
3 5 (35.71%) LAN
4 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (28.57%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (28.57%) MPLS
4 4 (28.57%) OSPF
4 4 (28.57%) BGP
General
1 1 (7.14%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 6 (42.86%) Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Support Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Support
2 5 (35.71%) Technical Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Security Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) 1st Line Support
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security Engineer
4 3 (21.43%) Deployment Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 10 (71.43%) Windows
1 10 (71.43%) Linux
1 10 (71.43%) Windows XP
1 10 (71.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) CRM
1 5 (35.71%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (71.43%) CCNA
3 6 (42.86%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) JNCIA
4 5 (35.71%) CCSA
4 5 (35.71%) CCNP
5 4 (28.57%) CCSP
5 4 (28.57%) CCSE
5 4 (28.57%) JNCIS
6 1 (7.14%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (35.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Juniper
1 14 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 10 (71.43%) Blue Coat
2 10 (71.43%) McAfee
3 9 (64.29%) Websense
3 9 (64.29%) SonicWALL
3 9 (64.29%) Aruba
3 9 (64.29%) F5
3 9 (64.29%) Lumension
4 5 (35.71%) Trend Micro
4 5 (35.71%) Clearswift