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

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 124 107 121
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 20 29 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.80% 1.27% 0.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.59% 4.28% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 19 18 7
Average salary £50,000 £49,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.50% +4.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,750 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £58,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -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
772 678 556
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.87% 29.66% 26.72%
Number of salaries quoted 430 508 411
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £62,500
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 21 August 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (79.07%) Firewall
3 25 (58.14%) CheckPoint
4 23 (53.49%) F5
5 21 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (48.84%) Juniper
5 21 (48.84%) Network Security
6 20 (46.51%) CCNP
7 16 (37.21%) FWSM
8 15 (34.88%) LAN
8 15 (34.88%) WAN
8 15 (34.88%) MPLS
9 14 (32.56%) VPN
10 13 (30.23%) BGP
11 12 (27.91%) OSPF
11 12 (27.91%) Blue Coat
12 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
12 11 (25.58%) Cisco PIX
13 9 (20.93%) Windows
13 9 (20.93%) Wireshark
13 9 (20.93%) tcpdump
14 8 (18.60%) IIS
14 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
14 8 (18.60%) Nokia
14 8 (18.60%) VMware
14 8 (18.60%) CCSA
14 8 (18.60%) CCSE
15 7 (16.28%) UNIX
15 7 (16.28%) Linux
15 7 (16.28%) VoIP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 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 8 (18.60%) IIS
2 5 (11.63%) MS Exchange
3 4 (9.30%) SharePoint 2010
3 4 (9.30%) Lync
3 4 (9.30%) Tomcat
3 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.98%) Apache
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.33%) SAS
5 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.98%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 34 (79.07%) Firewall
2 21 (48.84%) Network Security
3 16 (37.21%) FWSM
4 15 (34.88%) MPLS
4 15 (34.88%) LAN
4 15 (34.88%) WAN
5 14 (32.56%) VPN
6 13 (30.23%) BGP
7 12 (27.91%) OSPF
8 11 (25.58%) Cisco PIX
9 9 (20.93%) tcpdump
9 9 (20.93%) Wireshark
10 7 (16.28%) DNS
10 7 (16.28%) VoIP
10 7 (16.28%) snoop
11 6 (13.95%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (13.95%) IPsec
12 5 (11.63%) BIG-IP
12 5 (11.63%) TCP/IP
12 5 (11.63%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (9.30%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (9.30%) Telecoms
1 4 (9.30%) Finance
1 4 (9.30%) Billing
2 1 (2.33%) French Language
2 1 (2.33%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 22 (51.16%) Network Engineer
2 13 (30.23%) Consultant
2 13 (30.23%) Security Engineer
3 12 (27.91%) Network Consultant
4 10 (23.26%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (11.63%) Security Consultant
5 5 (11.63%) Network Security Consultant
6 4 (9.30%) Network Support
6 4 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (6.98%) IT Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Administrator
7 3 (6.98%) Design Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Support Manager
7 3 (6.98%) Network Manager
7 3 (6.98%) UNIX Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) 2nd Line Support Manager
7 3 (6.98%) IP Engineer
7 3 (6.98%) Senior IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.30%) .NET
2 3 (6.98%) XML
2 3 (6.98%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.98%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 9 (20.93%) Windows
2 7 (16.28%) Linux
2 7 (16.28%) UNIX
3 5 (11.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (9.30%) Windows XP
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Vista
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (6.98%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (16.28%) Network Design
2 6 (13.95%) Validation
3 5 (11.63%) ITIL
3 5 (11.63%) Project Management
3 5 (11.63%) Network Management
4 4 (9.30%) Load Balancing
4 4 (9.30%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (9.30%) Security Management
4 4 (9.30%) Release Management
5 3 (6.98%) Web Development
5 3 (6.98%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.98%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.33%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.33%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.33%) SIEM
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.33%) Change Control
6 1 (2.33%) Migration
6 1 (2.33%) Information Security
6 1 (2.33%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (9.30%) Perl
2 3 (6.98%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.98%) Java
Qualifications
1 21 (48.84%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (46.51%) CCNP
3 8 (18.60%) CCSE
3 8 (18.60%) CCSA
4 6 (13.95%) CCNA
5 5 (11.63%) CCIE
6 4 (9.30%) MCP
7 3 (6.98%) JNCIA
8 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
8 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.33%) CCVP
8 1 (2.33%) MCSE
8 1 (2.33%) MCSA
8 1 (2.33%) CCSP
8 1 (2.33%) CCIP
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (11.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (4.65%) PCI DSS
3 1 (2.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (16.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) ProxySG
4 1 (2.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (9.30%) FortiGate
2 1 (2.33%) ARCserve
2 1 (2.33%) Backup Exec
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (2.33%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (58.14%) CheckPoint
3 23 (53.49%) F5
4 21 (48.84%) Juniper
5 12 (27.91%) Blue Coat
6 11 (25.58%) Microsoft
7 8 (18.60%) Nokia
7 8 (18.60%) VMware
8 5 (11.63%) HP
9 4 (9.30%) Sage
9 4 (9.30%) Aruba
10 3 (6.98%) Egenera
10 3 (6.98%) Foundry
10 3 (6.98%) Huawei
10 3 (6.98%) Sun
10 3 (6.98%) Red Hat
11 2 (4.65%) Nortel
11 2 (4.65%) NetScout
11 2 (4.65%) McAfee
11 2 (4.65%) ProCurve
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
2Source Talent
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits.
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 8 days ago
Reading
Greythorn
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 10% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago