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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 118 126 87
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -39
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 27 14 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.18% 0.58% 2.27%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.52% 1.85% 7.02%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 38
Average salary £42,500 £47,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.52% -17.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £34,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
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
598 758 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 26.21% 31.50% 32.27%
Number of salaries quoted 364 442 569
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 3 July 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 85 (100.00%) Cisco
2 65 (76.47%) Firewall
3 46 (54.12%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (49.41%) CCNP
5 33 (38.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 32 (37.65%) Windows
6 32 (37.65%) VMware
7 30 (35.29%) Linux
7 30 (35.29%) F5
8 29 (34.12%) VMware Infrastructure
9 26 (30.59%) SQL
10 25 (29.41%) CCIE
10 25 (29.41%) Juniper
10 25 (29.41%) Hyper-V
11 24 (28.24%) Network Security
11 24 (28.24%) HP
11 24 (28.24%) MySQL
12 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
13 21 (24.71%) TCP/IP
13 21 (24.71%) Data Centre
14 20 (23.53%) MS Excel
14 20 (23.53%) SAN
14 20 (23.53%) BGP
15 19 (22.35%) WAN
16 18 (21.18%) LAN
16 18 (21.18%) Load Balancing
16 18 (21.18%) Cisco PIX
17 17 (20.00%) MPLS
18 16 (18.82%) NetScreen
18 16 (18.82%) VMware ESXi

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 15 (17.65%) IIS
2 13 (15.29%) Apache
3 2 (2.35%) MS Exchange
3 2 (2.35%) Lync
4 1 (1.18%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 20 (23.53%) MS Excel
2 7 (8.24%) MS Office
3 2 (2.35%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (2.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.18%) AutoCAD
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
1 1 (1.18%) PaaS
1 1 (1.18%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (76.47%) Firewall
2 33 (38.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 24 (28.24%) Network Security
4 21 (24.71%) TCP/IP
5 20 (23.53%) SAN
5 20 (23.53%) BGP
6 19 (22.35%) WAN
7 18 (21.18%) LAN
7 18 (21.18%) Cisco PIX
8 17 (20.00%) MPLS
9 16 (18.82%) NetScreen
9 16 (18.82%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 15 (17.65%) Wireless
10 15 (17.65%) VPN
11 13 (15.29%) OSPF
12 12 (14.12%) Intrusion Detection
13 11 (12.94%) EIGRP
14 10 (11.76%) Broadband
14 10 (11.76%) Internet
14 10 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (28.24%) MySQL
2 15 (17.65%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (7.06%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.71%) Legal
3 2 (2.35%) Banking
3 2 (2.35%) Multimedia
4 1 (1.18%) Retail
Job Titles
1 32 (37.65%) Network Engineer
2 14 (16.47%) Support Engineer
3 11 (12.94%) Security Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Network Architect
4 8 (9.41%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Architect
4 8 (9.41%) Operations Engineer
4 8 (9.41%) Network Operations Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) IT Support
5 6 (7.06%) Senior Support Engineer
5 6 (7.06%) Network Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) Consultant
5 6 (7.06%) IT Support Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (5.88%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Administrator
6 5 (5.88%) Team Leader
6 5 (5.88%) Network Team Leader
6 5 (5.88%) Senior IT Support
7 4 (4.71%) Network Security Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.65%) LAMP
2 8 (9.41%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.71%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.59%) Statistics
2 9 (10.59%) Computer Science
3 8 (9.41%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.18%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 32 (37.65%) Windows
2 30 (35.29%) Linux
3 13 (15.29%) CentOS
3 13 (15.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 7 (8.24%) UNIX
5 1 (1.18%) Windows XP
5 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (21.18%) Load Balancing
2 11 (12.94%) Project Management
3 8 (9.41%) Network Monitoring
4 6 (7.06%) ITIL
5 4 (4.71%) Change Management
5 4 (4.71%) Security Architecture
5 4 (4.71%) Software Deployment
6 3 (3.53%) Network Architecture
6 3 (3.53%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (3.53%) Line Management
7 2 (2.35%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.35%) Root Cause Analysis
7 2 (2.35%) Network Design
7 2 (2.35%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.35%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.18%) Release Management
8 1 (1.18%) Business Intelligence
8 1 (1.18%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (1.18%) Network Security Management
8 1 (1.18%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (30.59%) SQL
2 14 (16.47%) PHP
3 8 (9.41%) Perl
3 8 (9.41%) Python
4 4 (4.71%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.18%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 46 (54.12%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (49.41%) CCNP
3 25 (29.41%) CCIE
4 15 (17.65%) CCNA
5 11 (12.94%) CCSP
6 7 (8.24%) CISSP
6 7 (8.24%) CCSA
6 7 (8.24%) CCSE
7 4 (4.71%) SSCP
7 4 (4.71%) Security+ Certification
7 4 (4.71%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (4.71%) CCIP
7 4 (4.71%) Degree
8 3 (3.53%) JNCIP
8 3 (3.53%) JNCIA
9 2 (2.35%) CCVP
9 2 (2.35%) JNCIE
9 2 (2.35%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.35%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.18%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.53%) SLA
2 1 (1.18%) QA
System Software
1 29 (34.12%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (29.41%) Hyper-V
3 16 (18.82%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (14.12%) vSphere
5 11 (12.94%) XenApp
6 9 (10.59%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.18%) ProxySG
7 1 (1.18%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.35%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.18%) Nagios
2 1 (1.18%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 85 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (37.65%) VMware
3 30 (35.29%) F5
4 25 (29.41%) Juniper
5 24 (28.24%) HP
6 23 (27.06%) Microsoft
7 15 (17.65%) CheckPoint
8 13 (15.29%) Red Hat
9 12 (14.12%) Citrix
10 9 (10.59%) Dell
11 6 (7.06%) Nokia
12 4 (4.71%) Intel
12 4 (4.71%) IBM
12 4 (4.71%) Sourcefire
12 4 (4.71%) WatchGuard
13 3 (3.53%) Blue Coat
14 2 (2.35%) ProCurve
15 1 (1.18%) Veeam
15 1 (1.18%) 3PAR
15 1 (1.18%) NetScout
Reading, Berkshire
Hamilton Barnes
Salary: From £42,000 to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago