The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 201 201 176
Rank change year-on-year
0 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 46 27 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.76% 0.44% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.08% 2.65% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 37 20 28
Average salary £47,500 £31,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.00% -16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,400 £55,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £41,250 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+9.09% +3.12%
Cisco ASA
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1128 1017 842
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 18.67% 16.49% 16.63%
Number of salaries quoted 977 882 681
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £37,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in the South West

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in the South West

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the South West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Wiltshire +28 23 £49,000 -24.61% 10
Gloucestershire -12 10 £38,750 +14.81%
Bristol -17 8 £42,500 +41.66% 2
Somerset - 1 £47,500 - 1
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 69 (86.25%) Cisco Certification
3 56 (70.00%) Firewall
4 49 (61.25%) Juniper
5 43 (53.75%) CCNP
6 39 (48.75%) Cisco Nexus
7 37 (46.25%) LAN
8 36 (45.00%) CCNA
9 32 (40.00%) F5
10 31 (38.75%) BGP
11 30 (37.50%) MPLS
11 30 (37.50%) EIGRP
12 25 (31.25%) Linux
13 24 (30.00%) UNIX
13 24 (30.00%) Finance
14 23 (28.75%) CheckPoint
15 22 (27.50%) WAN
16 20 (25.00%) Data Centre
17 18 (22.50%) SLA
17 18 (22.50%) CCIE
17 18 (22.50%) Network Monitoring
18 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
18 16 (20.00%) McAfee
19 15 (18.75%) DNS
19 15 (18.75%) Blue Coat
19 15 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
19 15 (18.75%) Network Security
19 15 (18.75%) Security Cleared
20 14 (17.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
20 14 (17.50%) Cisco ISE

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.50%) Lync
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.25%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.25%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.25%) Confluence
2 1 (1.25%) JBoss
2 1 (1.25%) Apache
2 1 (1.25%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (12.50%) MS Visio
2 2 (2.50%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.25%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (70.00%) Firewall
2 39 (48.75%) Cisco Nexus
3 37 (46.25%) LAN
4 31 (38.75%) BGP
5 30 (37.50%) EIGRP
5 30 (37.50%) MPLS
6 22 (27.50%) WAN
7 15 (18.75%) DNS
7 15 (18.75%) Network Security
7 15 (18.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
8 14 (17.50%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
8 14 (17.50%) Cisco ISE
8 14 (17.50%) Wireless
9 13 (16.25%) VPN
10 11 (13.75%) Cisco PIX
10 11 (13.75%) TCP/IP
10 11 (13.75%) OSPF
10 11 (13.75%) PSTN
11 8 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (7.50%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.25%) Infinispan
2 1 (1.25%) PostgreSQL
2 1 (1.25%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 1 (1.25%) MSI
1 1 (1.25%) JIRA
General
1 24 (30.00%) Finance
2 6 (7.50%) Multimedia
3 5 (6.25%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Financial Institution
4 1 (1.25%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.25%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 27 (33.75%) Network Engineer
2 19 (23.75%) Network Analyst
2 19 (23.75%) Analyst
3 14 (17.50%) Senior Network Engineer
4 13 (16.25%) Network Consultant
4 13 (16.25%) Consultant
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Network Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Senior Analyst
6 6 (7.50%) Security Engineer
6 6 (7.50%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (6.25%) Designer
8 4 (5.00%) Technical Design Authority
8 4 (5.00%) Lead Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Security Designer
8 4 (5.00%) Lead Security Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Support Engineer
8 4 (5.00%) Lead Designer
8 4 (5.00%) Security Architect
8 4 (5.00%) Network Specialist
8 4 (5.00%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.25%) COM
1 1 (1.25%) HornetQ
Miscellaneous
1 20 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 13 (16.25%) Video Conferencing
3 12 (15.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 8 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.00%) Online Banking
6 2 (2.50%) PKI
7 1 (1.25%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.25%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 25 (31.25%) Linux
2 24 (30.00%) UNIX
3 13 (16.25%) Windows
4 5 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (3.75%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (2.50%) Mac OS X
6 2 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (22.50%) Network Monitoring
2 11 (13.75%) Root Cause Analysis
2 11 (13.75%) WFM
3 10 (12.50%) ITIL
3 10 (12.50%) Change Management
4 9 (11.25%) Network Design
5 7 (8.75%) Mentoring
6 6 (7.50%) Service Delivery
7 5 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.25%) ITIL V3
7 5 (6.25%) Project Management
7 5 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 4 (5.00%) Service Management
8 4 (5.00%) B2B
8 4 (5.00%) Customer Engagement
8 4 (5.00%) Security Patching
9 3 (3.75%) Technical Analysis
9 3 (3.75%) WAN Optimisation
10 2 (2.50%) Benchmarking
10 2 (2.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (15.00%) PHP
2 11 (13.75%) Perl
2 11 (13.75%) Python
3 2 (2.50%) SQL
3 2 (2.50%) C
4 1 (1.25%) Java
Qualifications
1 69 (86.25%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (53.75%) CCNP
3 36 (45.00%) CCNA
4 18 (22.50%) CCIE
5 15 (18.75%) Security Cleared
6 12 (15.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.75%) DV Cleared
7 3 (3.75%) HP ASE
7 3 (3.75%) HP MASE
7 3 (3.75%) MCSE
7 3 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (3.75%) CCSA
7 3 (3.75%) JNCIA
8 1 (1.25%) RHCE
8 1 (1.25%) MCP
8 1 (1.25%) CCDP
8 1 (1.25%) RHCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (22.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (6.25%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.75%) ProxySG
4 2 (2.50%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.25%) vSphere
5 1 (1.25%) Gluster
5 1 (1.25%) StorNext
5 1 (1.25%) KVM
5 1 (1.25%) iptables
Systems Management
1 13 (16.25%) Nagios
2 11 (13.75%) Cisco UCCE
2 11 (13.75%) Cisco UCCX
2 11 (13.75%) Cisco CUCM
2 11 (13.75%) CA Spectrum
3 4 (5.00%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.25%) Cisco LMS
4 1 (1.25%) Pingdom
4 1 (1.25%) Graylog
4 1 (1.25%) Opsview
4 1 (1.25%) Check_MK
4 1 (1.25%) Puppet
4 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 49 (61.25%) Juniper
3 32 (40.00%) F5
4 23 (28.75%) CheckPoint
5 16 (20.00%) McAfee
5 16 (20.00%) Microsoft
6 15 (18.75%) Blue Coat
7 12 (15.00%) Nokia
7 12 (15.00%) Splunk
7 12 (15.00%) Intel
8 11 (13.75%) CA
8 11 (13.75%) Verint
8 11 (13.75%) Nimsoft
8 11 (13.75%) Lancope
9 10 (12.50%) Barracuda Networks
9 10 (12.50%) VMware
10 9 (11.25%) SolarWinds
11 8 (10.00%) HP
12 7 (8.75%) Sourcefire
12 7 (8.75%) ProCurve
Swindon, Wiltshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 53k per year + generous bonus, flexi-time, pension
Posted: 8 days ago
Swindon
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 17 days ago
Taunton
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
Swindon
Nationwide
Posted: 21 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £35k - 44k per year + Life assurance, Pension, Rewards scheme
Posted: 26 days ago
Swindon
CPS Group
Salary: £45k - 53k per year + generous bonus, flexi-time, pension
Posted: 26 days ago