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 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 82 89 75
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 6 3 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 0.70% 0.34% 2.42%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.87% 1.45% 10.34%
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 21
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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
209 207 203
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 24.42% 23.79% 23.36%
Number of salaries quoted 183 203 170
Average salary £40,000 £33,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 2 September 2014, 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 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
2 9 (64.29%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
3 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
3 6 (42.86%) LAN
3 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 6 (42.86%) Lync
4 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (35.71%) SharePoint 2013
4 5 (35.71%) Network Management
4 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
4 5 (35.71%) MS Office
4 5 (35.71%) Windows
4 5 (35.71%) Symantec
4 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
4 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
5 4 (28.57%) Network Security
5 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
5 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
5 4 (28.57%) Juniper
5 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 4 (28.57%) VPN

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) SharePoint
1 6 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 6 (42.86%) Lync
2 5 (35.71%) Exchange Server 2010
2 5 (35.71%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 5 (35.71%) MS Office
2 4 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) LAN
2 6 (42.86%) WAN
3 4 (28.57%) VPN
3 4 (28.57%) Network Security
4 3 (21.43%) VLAN
4 3 (21.43%) ISDN
4 3 (21.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (21.43%) SNMP
4 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
5 1 (7.14%) SSL
5 1 (7.14%) SAN
5 1 (7.14%) IPsec
5 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.14%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (7.14%) FCoE
5 1 (7.14%) Fibre Channel
5 1 (7.14%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
1 5 (35.71%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) IT Support
2 3 (21.43%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Technician
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Network Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) IT Support Technician
3 2 (14.29%) IT Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Network Team Leader
3 2 (14.29%) Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Team Leader
4 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Clustering
1 3 (21.43%) Smartphone
2 1 (7.14%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (35.71%) Windows 7
1 5 (35.71%) Windows 8
1 5 (35.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Network Management
2 4 (28.57%) Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) Network Design
3 3 (21.43%) Line Management
4 1 (7.14%) Configuration Management
4 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (7.14%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (7.14%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 5 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) CCNP
2 3 (21.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (21.43%) Terminal Services
3 1 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.14%) XenApp
3 1 (7.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.14%) SCCM
2 1 (7.14%) SCOM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) Symantec
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Dell
6 1 (7.14%) Citrix
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) HP
6 1 (7.14%) Nokia
6 1 (7.14%) Websense
6 1 (7.14%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
6 1 (7.14%) IronPort
6 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.14%) F5