The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxford region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 73 86 75
Rank change year-on-year
+13 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 4 2 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.53% 0.22% 1.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.84% 2.44% 7.19%
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 11
Average salary £48,750 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £46,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,800 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Cisco ASA
Oxfordshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Oxford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
141 82 167
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 18.70% 9.11% 16.58%
Number of salaries quoted 117 75 159
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £28,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxford

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Oxford

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Oxford

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxford

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) Ruby
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) Python
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
2 3 (75.00%) C
2 3 (75.00%) Perl
3 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 2 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
3 2 (50.00%) SELinux
3 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (50.00%) FCoE
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
4 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) Tcl
4 1 (25.00%) UNIX

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT jobs across the Oxford 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) OSPF
1 4 (100.00%) BGP
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco PIX
1 4 (100.00%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (75.00%) IPsec
2 3 (75.00%) WAN
2 3 (75.00%) VPN
3 2 (50.00%) iSCSI
3 2 (50.00%) FCoE
4 1 (25.00%) Network Security
4 1 (25.00%) SAN
4 1 (25.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Consultant
2 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 2 (50.00%) Security Consultant
3 2 (50.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (50.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
4 1 (25.00%) Senior Consultant
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (25.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 2 (50.00%) Performance Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Ruby
1 3 (75.00%) Python
1 3 (75.00%) C
1 3 (75.00%) Perl
2 2 (50.00%) PHP
3 1 (25.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (25.00%) Tcl
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) SELinux
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (50.00%) VMware