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

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 98 104 120
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 43 37 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.66% 1.50% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.41% 4.76% 1.45%
Number of salaries quoted 42 26 8
Average salary £50,000 £43,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £28,750 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £70,000 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
795 778 552
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.78% 31.46% 27.53%
Number of salaries quoted 432 544 412
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £65,000
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 24 October 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 56 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (75.00%) Firewall
3 28 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 27 (48.21%) Cisco Certification
5 25 (44.64%) F5
6 23 (41.07%) CCNP
7 20 (35.71%) Juniper
7 20 (35.71%) VPN
8 19 (33.93%) Network Security
9 15 (26.79%) LAN
10 14 (25.00%) WAN
10 14 (25.00%) MPLS
11 12 (21.43%) CCIE
11 12 (21.43%) Windows
11 12 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
11 12 (21.43%) FWSM
11 12 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
12 11 (19.64%) PCI DSS
12 11 (19.64%) VMware
12 11 (19.64%) Blue Coat
13 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
13 10 (17.86%) FortiGate
14 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (16.07%) Linux
14 9 (16.07%) OSPF
14 9 (16.07%) BGP
15 8 (14.29%) SSL
15 8 (14.29%) Wireshark
15 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
16 7 (12.50%) ITIL

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 5 (8.93%) IIS
2 4 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (1.79%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (5.36%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.57%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 42 (75.00%) Firewall
2 20 (35.71%) VPN
3 19 (33.93%) Network Security
4 15 (26.79%) LAN
5 14 (25.00%) WAN
5 14 (25.00%) MPLS
6 12 (21.43%) Cisco PIX
6 12 (21.43%) FWSM
6 12 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
7 10 (17.86%) TCP/IP
8 9 (16.07%) OSPF
8 9 (16.07%) BGP
9 8 (14.29%) Wireshark
9 8 (14.29%) SSL
10 7 (12.50%) tcpdump
11 6 (10.71%) NetScreen
11 6 (10.71%) VoIP
11 6 (10.71%) Junos
12 5 (8.93%) WLAN
12 5 (8.93%) DNS
General
1 8 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (1.79%) Retail
2 1 (1.79%) French Language
2 1 (1.79%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 21 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (19.64%) Consultant
3 8 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 7 (12.50%) Security Engineer
5 6 (10.71%) Lead Network Engineer
6 5 (8.93%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (8.93%) Security Consultant
6 5 (8.93%) Administrator
7 4 (7.14%) Network Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Support Engineer
7 4 (7.14%) Architect
7 4 (7.14%) Network Security Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Systems Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Sales Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Design Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Senior Security Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) Pre Sales Consultant
8 3 (5.36%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.36%) UNIX Engineer
8 3 (5.36%) IP Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.14%) HTML
1 4 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.36%) CESG
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 12 (21.43%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Linux
3 6 (10.71%) Solaris
4 4 (7.14%) UNIX
4 4 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (12.50%) ITIL
2 6 (10.71%) Information Security
2 6 (10.71%) Load Balancing
3 5 (8.93%) Validation
4 4 (7.14%) Migration
4 4 (7.14%) Web Development
4 4 (7.14%) Network Management
4 4 (7.14%) SIEM
5 3 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (5.36%) Project Management
5 3 (5.36%) Network Design
5 3 (5.36%) Capacity Management
5 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.57%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (3.57%) Strategic Planning
6 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.57%) Release Management
7 1 (1.79%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.79%) Change Control
7 1 (1.79%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (7.14%) Java
1 4 (7.14%) Perl
1 4 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.79%) SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (48.21%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (41.07%) CCNP
3 12 (21.43%) CCIE
4 5 (8.93%) CCNA
5 4 (7.14%) CCIP
5 4 (7.14%) CCSA
5 4 (7.14%) CCSE
6 3 (5.36%) CCDP
6 3 (5.36%) CISSP
7 2 (3.57%) CCSP
7 2 (3.57%) HND
7 2 (3.57%) JNCIA
7 2 (3.57%) Security+ Certification
8 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.79%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.79%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (19.64%) PCI DSS
2 6 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (10.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 9 (16.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 6 (10.71%) XenApp
3 6 (10.71%) vSphere
3 6 (10.71%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (8.93%) ProxySG
5 4 (7.14%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 10 (17.86%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 25 (44.64%) F5
4 20 (35.71%) Juniper
5 11 (19.64%) VMware
5 11 (19.64%) Blue Coat
6 7 (12.50%) Citrix
6 7 (12.50%) HP
7 6 (10.71%) Red Hat
8 4 (7.14%) SevOne
8 4 (7.14%) Egenera
8 4 (7.14%) Foundry
8 4 (7.14%) Sun
8 4 (7.14%) BMC
8 4 (7.14%) Nokia
8 4 (7.14%) Sourcefire
9 3 (5.36%) Huawei
9 3 (5.36%) McAfee
9 3 (5.36%) Fortinet
9 3 (5.36%) ProCurve
Reading, Berkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
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