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 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 106 113 128
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 38 35 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.49% 1.41% 0.29%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.27% 4.47% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 37 23 4
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £76,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
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
890 783 617
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 34.85% 31.47% 30.29%
Number of salaries quoted 450 536 505
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £25,300
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 24 December 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 70 (100.00%) Cisco
2 54 (77.14%) Firewall
3 26 (37.14%) F5
4 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (34.29%) CheckPoint
6 23 (32.86%) Windows
6 23 (32.86%) VMware
7 22 (31.43%) LAN
7 22 (31.43%) Juniper
8 21 (30.00%) WAN
8 21 (30.00%) Network Security
9 20 (28.57%) CCNP
9 20 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
10 19 (27.14%) ITIL
10 19 (27.14%) TCP/IP
10 19 (27.14%) VPN
11 18 (25.71%) Citrix
12 17 (24.29%) CCIE
12 17 (24.29%) XenApp
13 16 (22.86%) vSphere
14 15 (21.43%) MPLS
15 14 (20.00%) SAN
15 14 (20.00%) Hyper-V
15 14 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
15 14 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (17.14%) OSPF
16 12 (17.14%) BGP
17 11 (15.71%) SSL
17 11 (15.71%) HP
17 11 (15.71%) PCI DSS

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 6 (8.57%) IIS
2 5 (7.14%) Apache
3 2 (2.86%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (7.14%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 54 (77.14%) Firewall
2 22 (31.43%) LAN
3 21 (30.00%) WAN
3 21 (30.00%) Network Security
4 19 (27.14%) TCP/IP
4 19 (27.14%) VPN
5 15 (21.43%) MPLS
6 14 (20.00%) SAN
6 14 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (17.14%) OSPF
7 12 (17.14%) BGP
8 11 (15.71%) SSL
9 10 (14.29%) FWSM
9 10 (14.29%) Wireshark
10 8 (11.43%) tcpdump
11 7 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (10.00%) DNS
11 7 (10.00%) Internet
12 6 (8.57%) NetScreen
12 6 (8.57%) Wireless
General
1 8 (11.43%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.43%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (24.29%) Network Engineer
2 15 (21.43%) Consultant
3 13 (18.57%) Support Engineer
4 12 (17.14%) Network Consultant
5 9 (12.86%) 3rd Line Support
6 8 (11.43%) Administrator
6 8 (11.43%) Systems Administrator
6 8 (11.43%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 6 (8.57%) Lead Network Engineer
8 5 (7.14%) Architect
8 5 (7.14%) Security Consultant
8 5 (7.14%) Network Architect
9 4 (5.71%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.71%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (5.71%) Technical Support
9 4 (5.71%) Security Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) UNIX Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Pre Sales Engineer
10 3 (4.29%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (7.14%) HTML
1 5 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (1.43%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.29%) CESG
2 1 (1.43%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.43%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.86%) Windows
2 7 (10.00%) Solaris
2 7 (10.00%) Linux
3 4 (5.71%) UNIX
3 4 (5.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.29%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (1.43%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (27.14%) ITIL
2 6 (8.57%) Information Security
3 5 (7.14%) Migration
3 5 (7.14%) Load Balancing
3 5 (7.14%) Web Development
3 5 (7.14%) SIEM
4 4 (5.71%) Project Management
5 3 (4.29%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (4.29%) Network Architecture
5 3 (4.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.29%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (2.86%) Validation
6 2 (2.86%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (2.86%) Capacity Management
6 2 (2.86%) Network Management
6 2 (2.86%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.43%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.43%) Network Design
7 1 (1.43%) Supplier Management
7 1 (1.43%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) Java
1 5 (7.14%) Perl
1 5 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 2 (2.86%) SQL
3 1 (1.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (35.71%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (28.57%) CCNP
3 17 (24.29%) CCIE
4 7 (10.00%) CCNA
5 6 (8.57%) CCSA
5 6 (8.57%) CCSE
6 5 (7.14%) CCIP
7 3 (4.29%) CCDP
7 3 (4.29%) CISSP
7 3 (4.29%) HND
7 3 (4.29%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (2.86%) CCSP
9 1 (1.43%) MCSE
9 1 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.43%) ISTQB
9 1 (1.43%) Degree
9 1 (1.43%) SC Cleared
9 1 (1.43%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.43%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.71%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.57%) COBIT
3 1 (1.43%) QA
System Software
1 20 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (24.29%) XenApp
3 16 (22.86%) vSphere
4 14 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
4 14 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 6 (8.57%) ProxySG
6 5 (7.14%) Firmware
7 1 (1.43%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.43%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 10 (14.29%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.86%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.43%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (37.14%) F5
3 24 (34.29%) CheckPoint
4 23 (32.86%) VMware
5 22 (31.43%) Juniper
6 18 (25.71%) Citrix
7 11 (15.71%) HP
8 8 (11.43%) Blue Coat
9 7 (10.00%) Red Hat
10 6 (8.57%) Nokia
11 5 (7.14%) Sun
11 5 (7.14%) BMC
11 5 (7.14%) Egenera
11 5 (7.14%) Foundry
11 5 (7.14%) SevOne
12 4 (5.71%) Sourcefire
13 3 (4.29%) McAfee
13 3 (4.29%) Fortinet
14 2 (2.86%) ProCurve
14 2 (2.86%) NetScout
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus
Posted: 13 days ago