The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 165 147 153
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 8 8 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.26% 0.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.72% 2.43% 2.07%
Number of salaries quoted 5 6 10
Average salary £32,500 £30,000 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Cisco ASA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
465 329 484
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.43% 10.50% 15.28%
Number of salaries quoted 297 217 274
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Scotland region.

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Scotland

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 4 £40,000 -
Fife - 2 £32,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 25 (100.00%) Cisco
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (84.00%) CCNA
3 19 (76.00%) WAN
4 18 (72.00%) LAN
5 15 (60.00%) Windows
5 15 (60.00%) VPN
6 13 (52.00%) Internet
6 13 (52.00%) BGP
7 9 (36.00%) VoIP
8 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
9 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 7 (28.00%) CCNP
9 7 (28.00%) Juniper
10 6 (24.00%) OSPF
10 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
10 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
11 5 (20.00%) SSL
11 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
11 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
11 5 (20.00%) SSH
11 5 (20.00%) VLAN
12 4 (16.00%) JNCIA
12 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
12 4 (16.00%) Games
12 4 (16.00%) VMware
12 4 (16.00%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (16.00%) Network Security

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (16.00%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (24.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (76.00%) WAN
3 18 (72.00%) LAN
4 15 (60.00%) VPN
5 13 (52.00%) Internet
5 13 (52.00%) BGP
6 9 (36.00%) VoIP
7 8 (32.00%) TCP/IP
8 6 (24.00%) OSPF
9 5 (20.00%) SSL
9 5 (20.00%) SSH
9 5 (20.00%) VLAN
10 4 (16.00%) Cisco PIX
10 4 (16.00%) Network Security
10 4 (16.00%) IMAP
10 4 (16.00%) xDSL
10 4 (16.00%) Junos
10 4 (16.00%) MPLS
10 4 (16.00%) POP3
10 4 (16.00%) SMTP
General
1 4 (16.00%) Games
2 1 (4.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (52.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Field Engineer
2 8 (32.00%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Support Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Network Security Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Technical Support
3 4 (16.00%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.00%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (8.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (28.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (24.00%) Windows XP
4 4 (16.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Service Delivery
2 4 (16.00%) ITIL
3 3 (12.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.00%) Network Monitoring
5 1 (4.00%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (84.00%) CCNA
3 7 (28.00%) CCNP
4 4 (16.00%) JNCIA
5 2 (8.00%) Degree
6 1 (4.00%) CCSP
6 1 (4.00%) CCSE
6 1 (4.00%) CCSA
6 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 25 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Juniper
3 5 (20.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (16.00%) VMware
4 4 (16.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (8.00%) Twitter
5 2 (8.00%) BMC
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) F5
6 1 (4.00%) Splunk