The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 69 81 86
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 10 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 1.47% 0.71% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.85% 2.80% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 10 4 4
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.56%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
Cisco ASA
Hampshire

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

Communications & Networking Category
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
206 214 210
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 30.21% 25.33% 23.81%
Number of salaries quoted 178 189 206
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +17.64%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,700 £24,200 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Southampton

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 19 (73.08%) WAN
3 17 (65.38%) LAN
3 17 (65.38%) CheckPoint
4 8 (30.77%) vSphere
5 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
5 7 (26.92%) NetApp
5 7 (26.92%) MCSE
5 7 (26.92%) HP
5 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (26.92%) vCloud
5 7 (26.92%) Private Cloud
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (15.38%) VPN
6 4 (15.38%) Windows
6 4 (15.38%) F5
6 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (11.54%) Office 365
7 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
7 3 (11.54%) Lync
7 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (11.54%) VMware
8 2 (7.69%) IPsec
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (7.69%) ITSM
8 2 (7.69%) MPLS
8 2 (7.69%) OSPF
8 2 (7.69%) BGP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 (11.54%) Lync
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (11.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (100.00%) Firewall
2 19 (73.08%) WAN
3 17 (65.38%) LAN
4 4 (15.38%) VPN
5 2 (7.69%) SSL
5 2 (7.69%) MPLS
5 2 (7.69%) OSPF
5 2 (7.69%) BGP
5 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
5 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
5 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.69%) IPsec
5 2 (7.69%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (3.85%) Network Security
6 1 (3.85%) tcpdump
6 1 (3.85%) FCoE
6 1 (3.85%) Fibre Channel
6 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
6 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
6 1 (3.85%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 17 (65.38%) Team Leader
1 17 (65.38%) Network Engineer
2 15 (57.69%) Network Team Leader
3 6 (23.08%) Consultant
4 5 (19.23%) Technical Consultant
5 2 (7.69%) Technical Team Leader
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Network Manager
6 1 (3.85%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Designer
6 1 (3.85%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (26.92%) Private Cloud
2 1 (3.85%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (7.69%) ITIL
1 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
1 2 (7.69%) ITSM
1 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
1 2 (7.69%) Network Design
1 2 (7.69%) Incident Management
1 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
1 2 (7.69%) Capacity Planning
1 2 (7.69%) Demand Management
1 2 (7.69%) WAN Optimisation
1 2 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (3.85%) Coaching
2 1 (3.85%) Network Monitoring
2 1 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (3.85%) Change Control
2 1 (3.85%) Time Management
2 1 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) VBScript
1 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) MCSE
1 7 (26.92%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (30.77%) vSphere
2 7 (26.92%) vCloud
2 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.85%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) SCOM
1 1 (3.85%) vMotion
Vendors
1 26 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (65.38%) CheckPoint
3 7 (26.92%) NetApp
3 7 (26.92%) HP
4 4 (15.38%) F5
5 3 (11.54%) VMware
6 2 (7.69%) Blue Coat
6 2 (7.69%) IronPort
6 2 (7.69%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (7.69%) Avaya
6 2 (7.69%) Juniper
6 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.69%) Nokia
6 2 (7.69%) Websense
7 1 (3.85%) 3PAR