The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 96 116 116
Rank change year-on-year
+20 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 60 28 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.39% 1.12% 1.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.88% 3.64% 3.08%
Number of salaries quoted 47 28 22
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £32,050 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
Cisco ASA
Berkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
761 769 844
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.32% 30.86% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 412 517 648
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +10.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Reading

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Reading region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 90 (100.00%) Cisco
2 63 (70.00%) Firewall
3 46 (51.11%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (45.56%) CCNP
5 34 (37.78%) Windows
6 32 (35.56%) Cisco Nexus
7 31 (34.44%) VMware
8 30 (33.33%) F5
9 28 (31.11%) SAN
10 27 (30.00%) CCIE
10 27 (30.00%) Network Security
10 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 26 (28.89%) Juniper
12 25 (27.78%) HP
13 23 (25.56%) Linux
13 23 (25.56%) Hyper-V
14 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
15 19 (21.11%) CheckPoint
15 19 (21.11%) SQL
16 18 (20.00%) CCNA
17 17 (18.89%) BGP
18 16 (17.78%) NetScreen
18 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
18 16 (17.78%) MySQL
18 16 (17.78%) IIS
18 16 (17.78%) MS Excel
18 16 (17.78%) Load Balancing
18 16 (17.78%) Cisco PIX
19 15 (16.67%) LAN
19 15 (16.67%) ITIL

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 16 (17.78%) IIS
2 14 (15.56%) Apache
3 2 (2.22%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.22%) Lync
4 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.11%) SAS
Applications
1 16 (17.78%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.78%) MS Office
3 2 (2.22%) MS Visio
3 2 (2.22%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.11%) SaaS
1 1 (1.11%) PaaS
1 1 (1.11%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 63 (70.00%) Firewall
2 32 (35.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 28 (31.11%) SAN
4 27 (30.00%) Network Security
5 17 (18.89%) BGP
6 16 (17.78%) NetScreen
6 16 (17.78%) TCP/IP
6 16 (17.78%) Cisco PIX
7 15 (16.67%) LAN
8 14 (15.56%) WAN
8 14 (15.56%) MPLS
8 14 (15.56%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 13 (14.44%) VPN
10 12 (13.33%) Intrusion Detection
11 11 (12.22%) Internet
11 11 (12.22%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (11.11%) IOS XR
12 10 (11.11%) NX-OS
12 10 (11.11%) Wireless
12 10 (11.11%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (17.78%) MySQL
2 15 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 7 (7.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.44%) Legal
3 2 (2.22%) Banking
3 2 (2.22%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (31.11%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.89%) Support Engineer
3 10 (11.11%) Consultant
3 10 (11.11%) Network Consultant
4 9 (10.00%) Architect
4 9 (10.00%) Security Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Network Architect
5 7 (7.78%) 3rd Line Support
5 7 (7.78%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Operations Engineer
5 7 (7.78%) Network Operations Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
6 6 (6.67%) Team Leader
7 5 (5.56%) IT Support Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) Senior Support Engineer
7 5 (5.56%) IT Support
7 5 (5.56%) Senior IT Support
7 5 (5.56%) Network Team Leader
8 4 (4.44%) Provisioning Engineer
8 4 (4.44%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.67%) LAMP
2 7 (7.78%) CSS
3 2 (2.22%) XMPP
4 1 (1.11%) XML
4 1 (1.11%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (8.89%) Statistics
1 8 (8.89%) Computer Science
2 7 (7.78%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (5.56%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.11%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 34 (37.78%) Windows
2 23 (25.56%) Linux
3 13 (14.44%) CentOS
3 13 (14.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.33%) UNIX
4 3 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.22%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.11%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (17.78%) Load Balancing
2 15 (16.67%) ITIL
3 11 (12.22%) Project Management
4 7 (7.78%) Network Monitoring
5 5 (5.56%) Network Architecture
5 5 (5.56%) Change Management
6 4 (4.44%) Software Deployment
6 4 (4.44%) Security Architecture
7 3 (3.33%) Line Management
7 3 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (2.22%) Integration Testing
8 2 (2.22%) Performance Management
8 2 (2.22%) Mentoring
8 2 (2.22%) Problem Management
8 2 (2.22%) Network Design
9 1 (1.11%) Supplier Management
9 1 (1.11%) Strategic Planning
9 1 (1.11%) Web Development
9 1 (1.11%) WFM
9 1 (1.11%) Workforce Management Optimization
Programming Languages
1 19 (21.11%) SQL
2 14 (15.56%) PHP
3 5 (5.56%) Perl
4 4 (4.44%) Python
5 2 (2.22%) VBScript
6 1 (1.11%) Java
6 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 46 (51.11%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (45.56%) CCNP
3 27 (30.00%) CCIE
4 18 (20.00%) CCNA
5 9 (10.00%) CCSP
6 8 (8.89%) CCSA
6 8 (8.89%) CCSE
7 6 (6.67%) CISSP
8 5 (5.56%) Security+ Certification
9 4 (4.44%) Linux+ Certification
9 4 (4.44%) SSCP
9 4 (4.44%) Degree
10 3 (3.33%) JNCIP
10 3 (3.33%) CCIP
11 2 (2.22%) CCVP
11 2 (2.22%) JNCIE
12 1 (1.11%) ISTQB
12 1 (1.11%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
12 1 (1.11%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.11%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.11%) QA
System Software
1 27 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (25.56%) Hyper-V
3 13 (14.44%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (13.33%) XenApp
5 11 (12.22%) vSphere
6 2 (2.22%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.22%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.11%) Firmware
7 1 (1.11%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.11%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.11%) iptables
Systems Management
1 2 (2.22%) HP Quality Center
1 2 (2.22%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (2.22%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.11%) Iperf
2 1 (1.11%) Nagios
2 1 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.11%) WSUS
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (34.44%) VMware
3 30 (33.33%) F5
4 26 (28.89%) Juniper
5 25 (27.78%) HP
6 20 (22.22%) Microsoft
7 19 (21.11%) CheckPoint
8 14 (15.56%) Red Hat
9 12 (13.33%) Citrix
10 8 (8.89%) Nokia
10 8 (8.89%) Dell
11 4 (4.44%) Intel
11 4 (4.44%) IBM
11 4 (4.44%) Sourcefire
12 3 (3.33%) WatchGuard
12 3 (3.33%) Blue Coat
13 2 (2.22%) Mitel
13 2 (2.22%) Panasonic
14 1 (1.11%) Veeam
14 1 (1.11%) Foundry
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