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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 71 79 82
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 6 1 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.75% 0.12% 0.70%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 1.75% 4.55%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 7
Average salary £53,500 £55,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.72% +46.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,750 £55,000 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £55,000 £46,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
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
144 57 154
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 17.89% 7.05% 15.51%
Number of salaries quoted 139 51 145
Average salary £44,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £28,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,850 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
3 8 (80.00%) OSPF
3 8 (80.00%) BGP
3 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 8 (80.00%) Linux
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
4 7 (70.00%) IPsec
4 7 (70.00%) Ruby
4 7 (70.00%) C
4 7 (70.00%) Perl
4 7 (70.00%) Python
5 6 (60.00%) DNS
5 6 (60.00%) SAN
5 6 (60.00%) iSCSI
5 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 6 (60.00%) FCoE
5 6 (60.00%) SELinux
5 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
5 6 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
6 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
6 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
6 4 (40.00%) Tcl
7 3 (30.00%) PHP
8 2 (20.00%) MS Office

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (20.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 2 (20.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
2 9 (90.00%) VPN
3 8 (80.00%) OSPF
3 8 (80.00%) BGP
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco PIX
3 8 (80.00%) Fibre Channel
4 7 (70.00%) IPsec
5 6 (60.00%) iSCSI
5 6 (60.00%) FCoE
5 6 (60.00%) DNS
5 6 (60.00%) SAN
6 2 (20.00%) DHCP
6 2 (20.00%) TCP/IP
6 2 (20.00%) ADSL
6 2 (20.00%) LAN
6 2 (20.00%) VLAN
7 1 (10.00%) Network Security
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Consultant
2 7 (70.00%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
3 4 (40.00%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Network Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Security Consultant
4 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
5 1 (10.00%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 7 (70.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Tuning
1 6 (60.00%) Performance Analysis
2 4 (40.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (20.00%) Technical Analysis
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (10.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) C
1 7 (70.00%) Perl
1 7 (70.00%) Python
1 7 (70.00%) Ruby
2 4 (40.00%) Bash Shell
2 4 (40.00%) Tcl
3 3 (30.00%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) CCNA
1 2 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) Terminal Services
2 2 (20.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 6 (60.00%) SELinux
2 2 (20.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (80.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
3 2 (20.00%) CommVault