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 27 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 101 115 123
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 32 26 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.34% 1.13% 0.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.33% 3.62% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 7
Average salary £36,000 £53,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.02% -2.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £42,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £68,500 £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
739 718 646
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.91% 31.23% 33.13%
Number of salaries quoted 408 521 530
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £33,000 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £70,000
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 27 January 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 75 (100.00%) Cisco
2 54 (72.00%) Firewall
3 27 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
4 25 (33.33%) VMware
4 25 (33.33%) F5
5 24 (32.00%) CheckPoint
5 24 (32.00%) Windows
6 23 (30.67%) Juniper
6 23 (30.67%) CCNP
6 23 (30.67%) Network Security
7 22 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 21 (28.00%) TCP/IP
9 20 (26.67%) LAN
10 19 (25.33%) WAN
10 19 (25.33%) ITIL
11 18 (24.00%) CCIE
11 18 (24.00%) Citrix
12 17 (22.67%) XenApp
13 16 (21.33%) vSphere
13 16 (21.33%) Hyper-V
13 16 (21.33%) SAN
13 16 (21.33%) VPN
14 14 (18.67%) VMware ESXi
15 13 (17.33%) Cisco Nexus
15 13 (17.33%) HP
16 12 (16.00%) SSL
16 12 (16.00%) MPLS
17 11 (14.67%) Wireshark
18 10 (13.33%) PCI DSS
18 10 (13.33%) OSPF

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, 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 (10.67%) IIS
2 7 (9.33%) Apache
3 2 (2.67%) SAS
Applications
1 7 (9.33%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.67%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 54 (72.00%) Firewall
2 23 (30.67%) Network Security
3 21 (28.00%) TCP/IP
4 20 (26.67%) LAN
5 19 (25.33%) WAN
6 16 (21.33%) VPN
6 16 (21.33%) SAN
7 13 (17.33%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (16.00%) SSL
8 12 (16.00%) MPLS
9 11 (14.67%) Wireshark
10 10 (13.33%) OSPF
10 10 (13.33%) BGP
11 9 (12.00%) tcpdump
11 9 (12.00%) FWSM
12 8 (10.67%) NetScreen
12 8 (10.67%) Intrusion Detection
12 8 (10.67%) DNS
13 7 (9.33%) Internet
14 6 (8.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.67%) MySQL
1 2 (2.67%) SQL Server
General
1 10 (13.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (2.67%) Legal
2 2 (2.67%) Banking
3 1 (1.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 17 (22.67%) Network Engineer
2 14 (18.67%) Consultant
2 14 (18.67%) Support Engineer
3 11 (14.67%) Network Consultant
4 9 (12.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (10.67%) Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) Systems Administrator
5 8 (10.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 7 (9.33%) Network Architect
6 7 (9.33%) Architect
7 6 (8.00%) Security Engineer
7 6 (8.00%) Lead Network Engineer
8 5 (6.67%) Team Leader
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Support Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Network Security Engineer
9 4 (5.33%) Technical Support
9 4 (5.33%) Security Consultant
10 3 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
10 3 (4.00%) Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.67%) HTML
1 5 (6.67%) XML
2 2 (2.67%) LAMP
2 2 (2.67%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.33%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (4.00%) CESG
3 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 24 (32.00%) Windows
2 10 (13.33%) Linux
3 7 (9.33%) Solaris
4 6 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (5.33%) UNIX
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (2.67%) CentOS
8 1 (1.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (25.33%) ITIL
2 6 (8.00%) Project Management
2 6 (8.00%) Information Security
3 5 (6.67%) Migration
3 5 (6.67%) Web Development
3 5 (6.67%) SIEM
4 4 (5.33%) Load Balancing
5 3 (4.00%) Change Management
5 3 (4.00%) Strategic Planning
5 3 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (4.00%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (4.00%) Network Architecture
6 2 (2.67%) Software Deployment
6 2 (2.67%) Protective Monitoring
6 2 (2.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (2.67%) Problem Management
6 2 (2.67%) Integration Testing
6 2 (2.67%) Security Architecture
7 1 (1.33%) WFM
7 1 (1.33%) Workforce Management Optimization
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.67%) Java
1 5 (6.67%) Perl
1 5 (6.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (5.33%) SQL
3 2 (2.67%) PHP
4 1 (1.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (36.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (30.67%) CCNP
3 18 (24.00%) CCIE
4 8 (10.67%) CCNA
5 6 (8.00%) CCSA
5 6 (8.00%) CCSE
6 5 (6.67%) CISSP
6 5 (6.67%) CCIP
6 5 (6.67%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (5.33%) CCSP
8 3 (4.00%) HND
8 3 (4.00%) CCDP
9 2 (2.67%) SSCP
9 2 (2.67%) Linux+ Certification
10 1 (1.33%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.33%) ISTQB
10 1 (1.33%) Degree
10 1 (1.33%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.33%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.33%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.33%) PCI DSS
2 6 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (8.00%) COBIT
3 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 22 (29.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (22.67%) XenApp
3 16 (21.33%) vSphere
3 16 (21.33%) Hyper-V
4 14 (18.67%) VMware ESXi
5 6 (8.00%) ProxySG
6 5 (6.67%) Firmware
7 1 (1.33%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (10.67%) FortiGate
2 3 (4.00%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (2.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 75 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (33.33%) VMware
2 25 (33.33%) F5
3 24 (32.00%) CheckPoint
4 23 (30.67%) Juniper
5 18 (24.00%) Citrix
6 13 (17.33%) HP
7 9 (12.00%) Red Hat
8 8 (10.67%) Blue Coat
9 6 (8.00%) Sourcefire
9 6 (8.00%) Nokia
10 5 (6.67%) BMC
10 5 (6.67%) Sun
10 5 (6.67%) SevOne
10 5 (6.67%) Egenera
10 5 (6.67%) Foundry
11 4 (5.33%) Microsoft
12 3 (4.00%) Nortel
12 3 (4.00%) McAfee
12 3 (4.00%) NetScout
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £38000 - £39000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
iKonnect
Salary: £35000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 days ago