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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 92 110 122
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 57 27 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 2.30% 1.13% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.63% 3.79% 1.88%
Number of salaries quoted 41 24 14
Average salary £45,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.18% -
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £33,250 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+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
747 713 798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 30.18% 29.78% 39.02%
Number of salaries quoted 405 503 619
Average salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.38% +4.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £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 31 March 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Reading

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 92 (100.00%) Cisco
2 65 (70.65%) Firewall
3 48 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
4 42 (45.65%) CCNP
5 35 (38.04%) Windows
6 31 (33.70%) VMware
7 30 (32.61%) CCIE
7 30 (32.61%) Cisco Nexus
8 29 (31.52%) Network Security
9 28 (30.43%) F5
9 28 (30.43%) SAN
10 27 (29.35%) VMware Infrastructure
11 26 (28.26%) Juniper
12 24 (26.09%) HP
12 24 (26.09%) Linux
12 24 (26.09%) Hyper-V
13 19 (20.65%) CheckPoint
13 19 (20.65%) Microsoft
14 18 (19.57%) SQL
15 17 (18.48%) BGP
15 17 (18.48%) TCP/IP
15 17 (18.48%) CCNA
15 17 (18.48%) Load Balancing
16 16 (17.39%) Red Hat
16 16 (17.39%) IIS
16 16 (17.39%) ITIL
16 16 (17.39%) MS Excel
16 16 (17.39%) LAN
16 16 (17.39%) WAN
16 16 (17.39%) NetScreen

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 16 (17.39%) IIS
2 14 (15.22%) Apache
3 1 (1.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.09%) SAS
3 1 (1.09%) Lync
3 1 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 16 (17.39%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.61%) MS Office
3 1 (1.09%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.09%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.09%) SaaS
1 1 (1.09%) PaaS
1 1 (1.09%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (70.65%) Firewall
2 30 (32.61%) Cisco Nexus
3 29 (31.52%) Network Security
4 28 (30.43%) SAN
5 17 (18.48%) TCP/IP
5 17 (18.48%) BGP
6 16 (17.39%) NetScreen
6 16 (17.39%) LAN
6 16 (17.39%) WAN
7 15 (16.30%) MPLS
8 14 (15.22%) VPN
9 13 (14.13%) Cisco PIX
10 11 (11.96%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 10 (10.87%) OSPF
12 9 (9.78%) Internet
12 9 (9.78%) Intrusion Detection
12 9 (9.78%) Cisco IOS
13 8 (8.70%) BIG-IP
13 8 (8.70%) IPsec
13 8 (8.70%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (16.30%) MySQL
1 15 (16.30%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (9.78%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.35%) Legal
3 2 (2.17%) Banking
3 2 (2.17%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 24 (26.09%) Network Engineer
2 18 (19.57%) Support Engineer
3 13 (14.13%) Consultant
4 11 (11.96%) Network Consultant
5 9 (9.78%) Security Engineer
6 8 (8.70%) Network Architect
6 8 (8.70%) Architect
6 8 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
7 7 (7.61%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Network Security Engineer
8 6 (6.52%) Team Leader
8 6 (6.52%) Senior Support Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) IT Support Engineer
9 5 (5.43%) IT Support
9 5 (5.43%) Senior IT Support
10 4 (4.35%) Provisioning Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Operations Engineer
10 4 (4.35%) Security Architect
10 4 (4.35%) Network Team Leader
10 4 (4.35%) Network Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (16.30%) LAMP
2 4 (4.35%) CSS
3 2 (2.17%) XMPP
4 1 (1.09%) XML
4 1 (1.09%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (7.61%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.43%) Management Information System
2 5 (5.43%) Statistics
2 5 (5.43%) Computer Science
3 2 (2.17%) CESG
4 1 (1.09%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 35 (38.04%) Windows
2 24 (26.09%) Linux
3 13 (14.13%) CentOS
3 13 (14.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (3.26%) Solaris
5 2 (2.17%) Windows XP
5 2 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (2.17%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.48%) Load Balancing
2 16 (17.39%) ITIL
3 10 (10.87%) Project Management
4 5 (5.43%) Change Management
4 5 (5.43%) Network Architecture
5 4 (4.35%) Security Architecture
5 4 (4.35%) Software Deployment
5 4 (4.35%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (3.26%) Kalman Filter
6 3 (3.26%) Line Management
6 3 (3.26%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.17%) Integration Testing
7 2 (2.17%) Performance Management
7 2 (2.17%) SIEM
7 2 (2.17%) Mentoring
7 2 (2.17%) Migration
7 2 (2.17%) Network Design
7 2 (2.17%) Problem Management
7 2 (2.17%) Strategic Planning
8 1 (1.09%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (19.57%) SQL
2 13 (14.13%) PHP
3 3 (3.26%) Perl
4 2 (2.17%) VBScript
4 2 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (1.09%) PowerShell
5 1 (1.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 48 (52.17%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (45.65%) CCNP
3 30 (32.61%) CCIE
4 17 (18.48%) CCNA
5 8 (8.70%) CCSP
5 8 (8.70%) CCSA
5 8 (8.70%) CCSE
6 7 (7.61%) Security+ Certification
6 7 (7.61%) CISSP
7 4 (4.35%) CCIP
7 4 (4.35%) Linux+ Certification
7 4 (4.35%) SSCP
8 3 (3.26%) Degree
9 2 (2.17%) JNCIP
9 2 (2.17%) CCDP
10 1 (1.09%) HND
10 1 (1.09%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (1.09%) JNCIA
10 1 (1.09%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.09%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.17%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.09%) QA
System Software
1 27 (29.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (26.09%) Hyper-V
3 14 (15.22%) VMware ESXi
4 12 (13.04%) XenApp
5 11 (11.96%) vSphere
6 2 (2.17%) ProxySG
6 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
7 1 (1.09%) Firmware
7 1 (1.09%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.09%) XenDesktop
7 1 (1.09%) iptables
Systems Management
1 5 (5.43%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.17%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (2.17%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (1.09%) Nagios
3 1 (1.09%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.09%) WSUS
3 1 (1.09%) Iperf
Vendors
1 92 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (33.70%) VMware
3 28 (30.43%) F5
4 26 (28.26%) Juniper
5 24 (26.09%) HP
6 19 (20.65%) Microsoft
6 19 (20.65%) CheckPoint
7 16 (17.39%) Red Hat
8 12 (13.04%) Citrix
9 8 (8.70%) Nokia
10 6 (6.52%) Sourcefire
11 5 (5.43%) Dell
12 4 (4.35%) Intel
12 4 (4.35%) IBM
12 4 (4.35%) Blue Coat
13 2 (2.17%) SevOne
13 2 (2.17%) Fortinet
13 2 (2.17%) WatchGuard
13 2 (2.17%) Mitel
13 2 (2.17%) Panasonic
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