The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 160 151 144
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 13 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.40% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.98% 3.74% 1.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10 10 8
Average salary £32,500 £42,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.52% +46.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £26,825
10% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £42,500 £39,050
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
436 348 494
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 11.72% 10.61% 15.37%
Number of salaries quoted 290 225 270
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £53,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
UK

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 7 £27,500 -21.42%
Fife - 5 £32,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 26 (100.00%) Cisco
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
2 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
3 20 (76.92%) CCNA
3 20 (76.92%) WAN
4 19 (73.08%) LAN
5 17 (65.38%) VPN
6 16 (61.54%) Windows
7 13 (50.00%) BGP
8 12 (46.15%) Internet
9 9 (34.62%) VoIP
10 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
10 8 (30.77%) Juniper
10 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
10 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
11 7 (26.92%) OSPF
12 6 (23.08%) CCNP
12 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
12 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
13 5 (19.23%) ITIL
13 5 (19.23%) Linux
13 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
13 5 (19.23%) VMware
13 5 (19.23%) Cisco PIX
13 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
13 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
13 5 (19.23%) xDSL
14 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
14 4 (15.38%) Lync
14 4 (15.38%) Junos

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (15.38%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
2 20 (76.92%) WAN
3 19 (73.08%) LAN
4 17 (65.38%) VPN
5 13 (50.00%) BGP
6 12 (46.15%) Internet
7 9 (34.62%) VoIP
8 8 (30.77%) TCP/IP
9 7 (26.92%) OSPF
10 5 (19.23%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (19.23%) xDSL
11 4 (15.38%) Junos
11 4 (15.38%) SSH
11 4 (15.38%) VLAN
11 4 (15.38%) IMAP
11 4 (15.38%) MPLS
11 4 (15.38%) SSL
11 4 (15.38%) POP3
11 4 (15.38%) SMTP
12 3 (11.54%) Network Security
General
1 4 (15.38%) Games
Job Titles
1 11 (42.31%) Network Engineer
2 9 (34.62%) Cisco Engineer
3 8 (30.77%) Field Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Support Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Engineer
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Support
4 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Network Security Engineer
5 3 (11.54%) Security Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Support
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Voice Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 3rd Line Support
6 1 (3.85%) Security Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Support Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.85%) Statistics
2 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (61.54%) Windows
2 8 (30.77%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (23.08%) Windows XP
4 5 (19.23%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 2000 Server
5 1 (3.85%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (30.77%) Service Delivery
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
3 3 (11.54%) Network Monitoring
3 3 (11.54%) Problem Management
4 1 (3.85%) ITIL V3
4 1 (3.85%) Change Management
4 1 (3.85%) Data Analysis
4 1 (3.85%) Software Engineering
Qualifications
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (76.92%) CCNA
3 6 (23.08%) CCNP
4 4 (15.38%) JNCIA
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) Active Directory
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (15.38%) SolarWinds Orion
2 2 (7.69%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (3.85%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (30.77%) Juniper
3 5 (19.23%) VMware
3 5 (19.23%) SolarWinds
4 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
4 4 (15.38%) Microsoft
5 3 (11.54%) BMC
6 2 (7.69%) Remedy
6 2 (7.69%) Twitter
7 1 (3.85%) Red Hat