The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Oxfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank - 111 105
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 0 7 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire - 0.45% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 2.90% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 24
Average salary - £51,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +36.66%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
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 Oxfordshire region.

Communications & Networking Category
Oxfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
190 241 338
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Oxfordshire 13.57% 15.43% 17.11%
Number of salaries quoted 168 219 318
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% -13.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Oxfordshire

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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%) Fortinet
4 3 (50.00%) CESG
4 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
4 3 (50.00%) CCIE
4 3 (50.00%) CCNP
4 3 (50.00%) CCDP
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) CISSP
4 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (50.00%) FortiGate
4 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (33.33%) IPsec
5 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
5 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
6 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
6 1 (16.67%) FreeSWITCH
6 1 (16.67%) Dovecot
6 1 (16.67%) Kamailio
6 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (16.67%) FCoE
6 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
6 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
6 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Oxfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT jobs across the Oxfordshire 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
Business Applications
1 1 (16.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) VPN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 2 (33.33%) IPsec
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) FCoE
4 1 (16.67%) Fibre Channel
4 1 (16.67%) OSPF
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) RTP
4 1 (16.67%) WAN
4 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 1 (16.67%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) MySQL
General
1 1 (16.67%) Marketing
1 1 (16.67%) Electronics
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Sales Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Security Consultant
2 3 (50.00%) Pre Sales Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Cisco Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Senior Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Consultant
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) FreeSWITCH
1 1 (16.67%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) CESG
2 1 (16.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
2 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (16.67%) Load Testing
2 1 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 1 (16.67%) Programme Management
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
1 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
1 1 (16.67%) Ruby
1 1 (16.67%) Python
1 1 (16.67%) C
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PHP
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 2 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) Dovecot
2 1 (16.67%) Kamailio
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (16.67%) Nagios
2 1 (16.67%) SELinux
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 3 (50.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) SAP
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft