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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 139 167 137
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -30
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 19 12 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.60% 0.30% 0.96%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.82% 2.69% 6.47%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 10
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £30,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £30,450 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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
394 446 464
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 12.45% 11.03% 14.89%
Number of salaries quoted 247 337 243
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,650 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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
Glasgow +27 17 £45,000 +23.28%
North Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Edinburgh - 1 £40,000 -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) Firewall
3 15 (55.56%) OSPF
3 15 (55.56%) ITIL
3 15 (55.56%) WAN
4 13 (48.15%) MPLS
4 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
5 12 (44.44%) F5
5 12 (44.44%) Fortinet
5 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (44.44%) LAN
6 11 (40.74%) Service Delivery
7 10 (37.04%) Change Management
7 10 (37.04%) VPN
7 10 (37.04%) Network Security
8 9 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (33.33%) SSL
8 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
8 9 (33.33%) McAfee
8 9 (33.33%) EIGRP
9 8 (29.63%) CiscoWorks
9 8 (29.63%) DHCP
9 8 (29.63%) Wireless
9 8 (29.63%) HSRP
9 8 (29.63%) Riverbed
9 8 (29.63%) SolarWinds
10 7 (25.93%) TACACS
10 7 (25.93%) BGP
10 7 (25.93%) CCNP
11 6 (22.22%) CCNA

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 1 (3.70%) Apache
1 1 (3.70%) nginx
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon S3
1 1 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (70.37%) Firewall
2 15 (55.56%) WAN
2 15 (55.56%) OSPF
3 13 (48.15%) MPLS
4 12 (44.44%) LAN
5 10 (37.04%) VPN
5 10 (37.04%) Network Security
6 9 (33.33%) EIGRP
6 9 (33.33%) SSL
7 8 (29.63%) DHCP
7 8 (29.63%) Wireless
7 8 (29.63%) HSRP
8 7 (25.93%) TACACS
8 7 (25.93%) BGP
9 6 (22.22%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 5 (18.52%) IPsec
10 5 (18.52%) IP Telephony
10 5 (18.52%) Ethernet
10 5 (18.52%) TCP/IP
10 5 (18.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Subversion
1 1 (3.70%) Git (software)
1 1 (3.70%) Jenkins
General
1 3 (11.11%) Pharmaceutical
1 3 (11.11%) Law
2 1 (3.70%) Local Government
2 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (70.37%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Network Security Engineer
2 7 (25.93%) Security Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Network Security Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Monitoring Engineer
3 3 (11.11%) Network Analyst
3 3 (11.11%) Security Analyst
4 2 (7.41%) Network Support
4 2 (7.41%) Security Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Network Security Architect
4 2 (7.41%) Network Architect
5 1 (3.70%) Systems Administrator
5 1 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (3.70%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.70%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 13 (48.15%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.70%) Windows
1 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) ITIL
2 11 (40.74%) Service Delivery
3 10 (37.04%) Change Management
4 9 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (14.81%) Capacity Planning
5 4 (14.81%) SIEM
6 3 (11.11%) ITSM
6 3 (11.11%) Incident Management
6 3 (11.11%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.70%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.70%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (3.70%) Service Management
7 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) PHP
1 1 (3.70%) Ruby
1 1 (3.70%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 12 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.93%) CCNP
3 6 (22.22%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) NFS
1 1 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.70%) Samba
1 1 (3.70%) vSphere
1 1 (3.70%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (29.63%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (3.70%) Puppet
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (44.44%) Fortinet
2 12 (44.44%) F5
3 9 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 9 (33.33%) McAfee
4 8 (29.63%) Riverbed
4 8 (29.63%) SolarWinds
5 5 (18.52%) Mitel
6 1 (3.70%) VMware
6 1 (3.70%) Juniper