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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 109 110 126
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 34 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.35% 1.30% 0.36%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.58% 4.21% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 33 16 7
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
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
743 713 524
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.57% 30.80% 26.60%
Number of salaries quoted 422 513 387
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 30 September 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (78.85%) Firewall
3 31 (59.62%) CheckPoint
4 28 (53.85%) F5
5 25 (48.08%) Juniper
6 23 (44.23%) Network Security
7 20 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
8 18 (34.62%) VPN
8 18 (34.62%) CCNP
9 15 (28.85%) LAN
9 15 (28.85%) Blue Coat
10 14 (26.92%) WAN
11 13 (25.00%) FWSM
12 12 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
12 12 (23.08%) MPLS
13 11 (21.15%) VMware
14 10 (19.23%) Windows
15 9 (17.31%) OSPF
15 9 (17.31%) Nokia
15 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
15 9 (17.31%) BGP
15 9 (17.31%) CCSE
15 9 (17.31%) CCSA
15 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
15 9 (17.31%) PCI DSS
15 9 (17.31%) Wireshark
15 9 (17.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 8 (15.38%) tcpdump
16 8 (15.38%) SSL
17 7 (13.46%) CCIE

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 (11.54%) IIS
2 4 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (1.92%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.92%) SAS
3 1 (1.92%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (9.62%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.85%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 41 (78.85%) Firewall
2 23 (44.23%) Network Security
3 18 (34.62%) VPN
4 15 (28.85%) LAN
5 14 (26.92%) WAN
6 13 (25.00%) FWSM
7 12 (23.08%) Cisco PIX
7 12 (23.08%) MPLS
8 9 (17.31%) OSPF
8 9 (17.31%) BGP
8 9 (17.31%) Wireshark
8 9 (17.31%) TCP/IP
8 9 (17.31%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (15.38%) SSL
9 8 (15.38%) tcpdump
10 6 (11.54%) snoop
10 6 (11.54%) Junos
10 6 (11.54%) NetScreen
10 6 (11.54%) DNS
10 6 (11.54%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.92%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.92%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Retail
2 1 (1.92%) Billing
2 1 (1.92%) French Language
2 1 (1.92%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 22 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 13 (25.00%) Consultant
3 12 (23.08%) Network Consultant
4 8 (15.38%) Security Engineer
5 6 (11.54%) Security Consultant
5 6 (11.54%) Lead Network Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Network Security Consultant
6 5 (9.62%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (9.62%) Network Security Engineer
6 5 (9.62%) Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Support Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Design Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior Design Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) IP Engineer
7 3 (5.77%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) HTML
1 4 (7.69%) XML
2 1 (1.92%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.92%) EPoS
1 1 (1.92%) CESG
1 1 (1.92%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (19.23%) Windows
2 7 (13.46%) Linux
3 5 (9.62%) UNIX
4 4 (7.69%) Solaris
4 4 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Vista
6 1 (1.92%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.92%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (13.46%) ITIL
2 6 (11.54%) Information Security
3 5 (9.62%) Validation
3 5 (9.62%) Load Balancing
4 4 (7.69%) Network Management
4 4 (7.69%) Network Design
4 4 (7.69%) Project Management
4 4 (7.69%) Web Development
5 3 (5.77%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.77%) Migration
5 3 (5.77%) SIEM
5 3 (5.77%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (3.85%) Release Management
6 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.85%) Protective Monitoring
7 1 (1.92%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (1.92%) Low Latency
7 1 (1.92%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (1.92%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.92%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.69%) Java
1 4 (7.69%) Perl
1 4 (7.69%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (34.62%) CCNP
3 9 (17.31%) CCSA
3 9 (17.31%) CCSE
4 7 (13.46%) CCIE
5 3 (5.77%) CCIP
5 3 (5.77%) CCNA
6 2 (3.85%) CCSP
6 2 (3.85%) HND
6 2 (3.85%) JNCIA
7 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
7 1 (1.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.92%) MCP
7 1 (1.92%) MCSE
7 1 (1.92%) CCDP
7 1 (1.92%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (17.31%) PCI DSS
2 7 (13.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (11.54%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (17.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (11.54%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.62%) XenApp
3 5 (9.62%) vSphere
3 5 (9.62%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (7.69%) Firmware
4 4 (7.69%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.92%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 7 (13.46%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (59.62%) CheckPoint
3 28 (53.85%) F5
4 25 (48.08%) Juniper
5 15 (28.85%) Blue Coat
6 11 (21.15%) VMware
7 9 (17.31%) Nokia
8 7 (13.46%) HP
9 6 (11.54%) Citrix
10 4 (7.69%) Microsoft
10 4 (7.69%) Sun
10 4 (7.69%) Red Hat
10 4 (7.69%) Egenera
10 4 (7.69%) Foundry
11 3 (5.77%) SevOne
11 3 (5.77%) ProCurve
11 3 (5.77%) BMC
11 3 (5.77%) McAfee
11 3 (5.77%) Huawei
12 2 (3.85%) NetScout
Reading, Berkshire
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago