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

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 69 74 55
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 5 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 0.71% 0.14% 0.74%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.67% 0.74% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £36,000 - £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £35,300 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £37,050 - £51,000
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
107 135 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 15.11% 18.44% 19.14%
Number of salaries quoted 95 111 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 £30,000 £22,550
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 31 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (88.89%) Firewall
3 6 (66.67%) ITIL
4 5 (55.56%) Windows
4 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
4 5 (55.56%) VMware
5 4 (44.44%) vSphere
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
5 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
5 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (44.44%) Citrix
5 4 (44.44%) Juniper
5 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
5 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (33.33%) Information Security
6 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
7 2 (22.22%) VLAN
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (22.22%) Network Security
7 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
7 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
7 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
7 2 (22.22%) McAfee
7 2 (22.22%) BCP
7 2 (22.22%) NetApp

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 31 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 4 (44.44%) MS Exchange
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (44.44%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (11.11%) IIS
2 1 (11.11%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (88.89%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
3 1 (11.11%) VPN
3 1 (11.11%) OSPF
3 1 (11.11%) BGP
3 1 (11.11%) Wireless
3 1 (11.11%) IPsec
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (55.56%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) Debian
3 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (11.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Information Security
2 3 (33.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (22.22%) BCP
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (22.22%) ITIL V3
4 1 (11.11%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) Java
1 1 (11.11%) Perl
1 1 (11.11%) Python
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) MCSE
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (11.11%) CCNA
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 4 (44.44%) vSphere
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) qmail
3 1 (11.11%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (11.11%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
2 5 (55.56%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) CheckPoint
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) Juniper
4 2 (22.22%) NetApp
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) McAfee
4 2 (22.22%) Websense
5 1 (11.11%) WatchGuard