The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 128 87 134
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +47
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 13 47 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.55% 2.08% 0.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.77% 6.71% 1.03%
Number of salaries quoted 13 32 6
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £46,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% +18.91%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £32,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
736 700 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 31.32% 31.04% 26.30%
Number of salaries quoted 402 535 427
Average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
Berkshire

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 28 July 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (84.21%) Firewall
3 24 (63.16%) CheckPoint
4 23 (60.53%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (57.89%) CCNP
6 21 (55.26%) F5
7 18 (47.37%) MPLS
8 17 (44.74%) Juniper
8 17 (44.74%) FWSM
9 16 (42.11%) Network Security
9 16 (42.11%) BGP
9 16 (42.11%) WAN
9 16 (42.11%) LAN
10 13 (34.21%) VPN
10 13 (34.21%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (31.58%) OSPF
12 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
13 10 (26.32%) CCNA
13 10 (26.32%) DNS
13 10 (26.32%) Windows
14 9 (23.68%) Blue Coat
15 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
16 7 (18.42%) VoIP
16 7 (18.42%) CCIE
16 7 (18.42%) Network Design
16 7 (18.42%) Validation
16 7 (18.42%) Release Management
17 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
17 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
17 6 (15.79%) tcpdump

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (15.79%) MS Exchange
1 6 (15.79%) IIS
2 4 (10.53%) Lync
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint 2010
2 4 (10.53%) Tomcat
2 4 (10.53%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (10.53%) Sage 200
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (84.21%) Firewall
2 18 (47.37%) MPLS
3 17 (44.74%) FWSM
4 16 (42.11%) Network Security
4 16 (42.11%) BGP
4 16 (42.11%) WAN
4 16 (42.11%) LAN
5 13 (34.21%) VPN
5 13 (34.21%) Cisco PIX
6 12 (31.58%) OSPF
7 10 (26.32%) DNS
8 7 (18.42%) VoIP
9 6 (15.79%) tcpdump
9 6 (15.79%) IPsec
9 6 (15.79%) BIG-IP
9 6 (15.79%) VLAN
9 6 (15.79%) Wireshark
9 6 (15.79%) SAN
9 6 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (13.16%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.53%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
1 4 (10.53%) Billing
2 3 (7.89%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.63%) French Language
3 1 (2.63%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 23 (60.53%) Network Engineer
2 12 (31.58%) Security Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (23.68%) Consultant
4 8 (21.05%) Network Consultant
5 5 (13.16%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (10.53%) Network Support
6 4 (10.53%) Network Security Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Security Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.89%) IT Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Security Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Design Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Support Manager
7 3 (7.89%) Network Manager
7 3 (7.89%) 2nd Line Support Manager
7 3 (7.89%) IP Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior IP Engineer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Design Engineer
8 2 (5.26%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (10.53%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 10 (26.32%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (13.16%) Linux
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Vista
4 4 (10.53%) Windows XP
4 4 (10.53%) UNIX
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (18.42%) Network Design
1 7 (18.42%) Validation
1 7 (18.42%) Release Management
2 6 (15.79%) Problem Management
3 5 (13.16%) Project Management
3 5 (13.16%) Network Management
4 4 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
4 4 (10.53%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) Security Management
5 3 (7.89%) Capacity Management
6 2 (5.26%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) Infrastructure Management
7 1 (2.63%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.63%) Project Planning
7 1 (2.63%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.53%) Perl
Qualifications
1 23 (60.53%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (57.89%) CCNP
3 10 (26.32%) CCNA
4 7 (18.42%) CCIE
5 5 (13.16%) CCSE
5 5 (13.16%) CCSA
6 4 (10.53%) MCP
7 3 (7.89%) JNCIA
8 2 (5.26%) MCSE
8 2 (5.26%) MCSA
8 2 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (2.63%) CCDP
9 1 (2.63%) CCVP
9 1 (2.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 4 (10.53%) SLA
2 1 (2.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (7.89%) FortiGate
2 2 (5.26%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.26%) ARCserve
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (2.63%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (63.16%) CheckPoint
3 21 (55.26%) F5
4 17 (44.74%) Juniper
5 11 (28.95%) Microsoft
6 9 (23.68%) Blue Coat
7 6 (15.79%) VMware
8 5 (13.16%) Nokia
9 4 (10.53%) Aruba
9 4 (10.53%) Sage
10 3 (7.89%) Huawei
11 2 (5.26%) NetScout
11 2 (5.26%) Nortel
12 1 (2.63%) Citrix
12 1 (2.63%) HP
12 1 (2.63%) Riverbed
12 1 (2.63%) ProCurve
12 1 (2.63%) IronPort
12 1 (2.63%) Foundry
Reading, Berkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago