The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 67 73 58
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.85% 0.15% 0.53%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.77% 0.79% 2.97%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 2
Average salary £36,000 - £38,750
90% offered a salary of more than £35,200 - £33,750
10% offered a salary of more than £36,900 - £43,750
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Cisco ASA
South Yorkshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
104 126 101
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 14.65% 18.34% 17.88%
Number of salaries quoted 95 109 89
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £22,750
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £57,500 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Sheffield

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (72.73%) Firewall
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) ITIL
4 6 (54.55%) Information Security
4 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
5 5 (45.45%) VMware
5 5 (45.45%) Network Security
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
6 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 4 (36.36%) VPN
6 4 (36.36%) Windows
6 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
6 4 (36.36%) vSphere
6 4 (36.36%) Network Architecture
6 4 (36.36%) IPsec
6 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (36.36%) WatchGuard
7 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
7 3 (27.27%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (27.27%) MCSE
7 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
7 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
7 3 (27.27%) Citrix
7 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
7 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (27.27%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
2 5 (45.45%) LAN
2 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 5 (45.45%) Network Security
3 4 (36.36%) VPN
3 4 (36.36%) IPsec
4 1 (9.09%) Intrusion Detection
4 1 (9.09%) VLAN
4 1 (9.09%) Wireless
4 1 (9.09%) OSPF
4 1 (9.09%) BGP
4 1 (9.09%) HTTP
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Subversion
1 1 (9.09%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (9.09%) Network Engineer
2 1 (9.09%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Computer Science
2 1 (9.09%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (9.09%) Debian
3 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) ITIL
1 6 (54.55%) Penetration Testing
1 6 (54.55%) Information Security
2 4 (36.36%) Performance Management
2 4 (36.36%) Network Architecture
3 3 (27.27%) Business Intelligence
3 3 (27.27%) Ethical Hacking
4 2 (18.18%) ITIL V3
5 1 (9.09%) Social Engineering
5 1 (9.09%) BCP
5 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Java
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) MCSE
1 3 (27.27%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) CCNA
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (36.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
2 4 (36.36%) vSphere
3 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (9.09%) qmail
4 1 (9.09%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) SCOM
1 1 (9.09%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) WatchGuard
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) Juniper
4 3 (27.27%) CheckPoint
4 3 (27.27%) Websense
5 1 (9.09%) BT
5 1 (9.09%) McAfee
5 1 (9.09%) NetApp
5 1 (9.09%) EMC