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

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 114 107 122
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 27 26 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.08% 1.17% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 3.86% 1.34%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 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 £48,750 £28,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
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
730 674 523
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 29.27% 30.22% 26.48%
Number of salaries quoted 419 498 399
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 £27,500 £26,000
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 18 September 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 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 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (80.00%) Firewall
3 30 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 27 (60.00%) F5
5 26 (57.78%) Juniper
6 23 (51.11%) Network Security
7 18 (40.00%) VPN
8 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (35.56%) CCNP
10 14 (31.11%) Blue Coat
11 13 (28.89%) FWSM
12 12 (26.67%) MPLS
12 12 (26.67%) LAN
12 12 (26.67%) WAN
13 11 (24.44%) Cisco PIX
14 9 (20.00%) BGP
14 9 (20.00%) OSPF
14 9 (20.00%) Nokia
14 9 (20.00%) CCSE
14 9 (20.00%) CCSA
14 9 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
15 8 (17.78%) Wireshark
15 8 (17.78%) SSL
15 8 (17.78%) tcpdump
16 7 (15.56%) HP
16 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
16 7 (15.56%) Linux
16 7 (15.56%) PCI DSS
16 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
16 7 (15.56%) VMware

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (13.33%) IIS
2 4 (8.89%) Apache
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (6.67%) Lync
3 3 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.67%) MS Exchange
4 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
5 1 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.44%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Sage 200
Communications & Networking
1 36 (80.00%) Firewall
2 23 (51.11%) Network Security
3 18 (40.00%) VPN
4 13 (28.89%) FWSM
5 12 (26.67%) MPLS
5 12 (26.67%) LAN
5 12 (26.67%) WAN
6 11 (24.44%) Cisco PIX
7 9 (20.00%) BGP
7 9 (20.00%) OSPF
8 8 (17.78%) Wireshark
8 8 (17.78%) SSL
8 8 (17.78%) tcpdump
9 6 (13.33%) VoIP
9 6 (13.33%) NetScreen
9 6 (13.33%) snoop
9 6 (13.33%) Junos
9 6 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (11.11%) DNS
10 5 (11.11%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (11.11%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.67%) Billing
2 3 (6.67%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) French Language
3 1 (2.22%) Italian Language
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Network Engineer
2 12 (26.67%) Consultant
2 12 (26.67%) Network Consultant
3 9 (20.00%) Security Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Lead Network Engineer
4 6 (13.33%) Network Security Engineer
5 5 (11.11%) Security Consultant
5 5 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
6 3 (6.67%) IP Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior IP Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Design Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) IT Manager
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Manager
6 3 (6.67%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) UNIX Engineer
6 3 (6.67%) Network Support
6 3 (6.67%) Support Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.89%) XML
1 4 (8.89%) HTML
2 2 (4.44%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.89%) Firmware
2 1 (2.22%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Linux
2 6 (13.33%) UNIX
2 6 (13.33%) Windows
3 4 (8.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (8.89%) Solaris
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (6.67%) Windows XP
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.33%) Information Security
1 6 (13.33%) Network Design
2 5 (11.11%) Project Management
2 5 (11.11%) Validation
3 4 (8.89%) Web Development
3 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
3 4 (8.89%) ITIL
3 4 (8.89%) Network Management
4 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 3 (6.67%) Security Management
4 3 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (4.44%) Migration
5 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
5 2 (4.44%) Release Management
5 2 (4.44%) Protective Monitoring
5 2 (4.44%) SIEM
5 2 (4.44%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.22%) Change Control
6 1 (2.22%) Security Architecture
6 1 (2.22%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.89%) PowerShell
1 4 (8.89%) Java
1 4 (8.89%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (37.78%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (35.56%) CCNP
3 9 (20.00%) CCSE
3 9 (20.00%) CCSA
4 4 (8.89%) CCIE
5 3 (6.67%) CCNA
5 3 (6.67%) MCP
6 2 (4.44%) JNCIA
6 2 (4.44%) CCSP
6 2 (4.44%) CCIP
7 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (15.56%) PCI DSS
3 6 (13.33%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 45 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 27 (60.00%) F5
4 26 (57.78%) Juniper
5 14 (31.11%) Blue Coat
6 9 (20.00%) Nokia
7 7 (15.56%) HP
7 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
7 7 (15.56%) VMware
8 4 (8.89%) Egenera
8 4 (8.89%) Sun
8 4 (8.89%) Red Hat
8 4 (8.89%) Foundry
9 3 (6.67%) Aruba
9 3 (6.67%) Sage
9 3 (6.67%) McAfee
9 3 (6.67%) ProCurve
9 3 (6.67%) Huawei
10 2 (4.44%) NetScout
10 2 (4.44%) Nortel
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