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 26 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 74 82 81
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 3 9 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 0.41% 0.91% 1.66%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 7.56% 9.55%
Number of salaries quoted 3 9 19
Average salary £55,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+29.41% +21.42%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
71 119 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxford 9.73% 12.08% 17.41%
Number of salaries quoted 67 106 168
Average salary £35,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £32,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,200 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 26 November 2014, 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 6 (100.00%) Cisco
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
4 3 (50.00%) FortiGate
4 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (50.00%) CESG
4 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
4 3 (50.00%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) CCIE
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CCDP
5 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (33.33%) IPsec
6 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
6 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
6 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (16.67%) MySQL
6 1 (16.67%) IIS
6 1 (16.67%) Windows
6 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
6 1 (16.67%) Citrix
6 1 (16.67%) Nagios

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxford by Category

For the 6 months to 26 November 2014, 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 1 (16.67%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (16.67%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Security Consultant
1 3 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
2 2 (33.33%) Network Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCIE
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) CCDP
1 3 (50.00%) CISSP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (66.67%) PCI DSS
2 1 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
1 1 (16.67%) Dovecot
1 1 (16.67%) Kamailio
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix