The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Middlesex region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 26 33 44
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 2 4 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 1.04% 1.37% 1.54%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.88% 6.67% 5.77%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 6
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £41,125 £38,750
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £52,500 £51,250
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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 Middlesex region.

Communications & Networking Category
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
41 60 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 21.35% 20.55% 26.67%
Number of salaries quoted 39 49 88
Average salary £50,000 £36,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.93% -27.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,750 £25,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Middlesex

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) IPv4
3 2 (50.00%) OSPF
3 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) Juniper
3 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
3 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 2 (50.00%) Junos
3 2 (50.00%) F5
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) Brocade
3 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (50.00%) SmoothWall
3 2 (50.00%) CCSP
4 1 (25.00%) IPsec
4 1 (25.00%) Ethereal
4 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) Cacti
4 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (25.00%) HSRP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (50.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 2 (50.00%) IPv4
2 2 (50.00%) Junos
2 2 (50.00%) OSPF
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
3 1 (25.00%) BGP
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (25.00%) DNS
3 1 (25.00%) Ethereal
3 1 (25.00%) HSRP
3 1 (25.00%) IPsec
3 1 (25.00%) Network Security
3 1 (25.00%) SNMP
3 1 (25.00%) VRRP
3 1 (25.00%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Network Analyst
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Senior Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) Perl
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CCNP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (75.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) CCSP
4 1 (25.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) SLA
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SmoothWall
2 1 (25.00%) Cacti
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) Brocade
2 2 (50.00%) F5
2 2 (50.00%) Juniper
2 2 (50.00%) Riverbed
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft