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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 68 78 79
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 16 8 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 2.09% 0.89% 0.59%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.17% 4.40% 2.65%
Number of salaries quoted 3 8 5
Average salary £45,000 £25,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+80.00% -35.89%
UK excluding London average salary £46,750 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+24.66% -11.76%
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
223 182 189
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 29.15% 20.18% 22.47%
Number of salaries quoted 144 158 174
Average salary £45,000 £32,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+38.46% -18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 29 May 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 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (88.57%) Firewall
3 27 (77.14%) WAN
4 26 (74.29%) LAN
5 21 (60.00%) CheckPoint
6 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
6 8 (22.86%) vSphere
6 8 (22.86%) vCloud
6 8 (22.86%) NetApp
6 8 (22.86%) HP
6 8 (22.86%) Private Cloud
7 7 (20.00%) F5
8 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 6 (17.14%) Office 365
8 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (17.14%) VMware
8 6 (17.14%) Windows
9 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (11.43%) Linux
9 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (11.43%) CCNP
10 3 (8.57%) VPN
10 3 (8.57%) Service Management
11 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
11 2 (5.71%) ITSM
11 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (5.71%) MPLS
11 2 (5.71%) OSPF
11 2 (5.71%) BGP
11 2 (5.71%) EIGRP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 2 (5.71%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 31 (88.57%) Firewall
2 27 (77.14%) WAN
3 26 (74.29%) LAN
4 4 (11.43%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (8.57%) VPN
6 2 (5.71%) MPLS
6 2 (5.71%) OSPF
6 2 (5.71%) BGP
6 2 (5.71%) EIGRP
6 2 (5.71%) Ethernet
6 2 (5.71%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.86%) Wireshark
7 1 (2.86%) Reverse Proxy
7 1 (2.86%) tcpdump
7 1 (2.86%) SSL
7 1 (2.86%) Wireless
7 1 (2.86%) IPsec
Job Titles
1 26 (74.29%) Network Engineer
2 19 (54.29%) Team Leader
2 19 (54.29%) Network Team Leader
3 8 (22.86%) Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Senior Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Technical Consultant
5 5 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (11.43%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 1 (2.86%) Network Manager
7 1 (2.86%) Technical Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 6 (17.14%) Windows
2 4 (11.43%) Linux
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (8.57%) Service Management
2 2 (5.71%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (5.71%) ITSM
2 2 (5.71%) ITIL
2 2 (5.71%) Demand Management
2 2 (5.71%) Risk Management
2 2 (5.71%) Network Design
2 2 (5.71%) Incident Management
3 1 (2.86%) Load Balancing
3 1 (2.86%) Change Control
3 1 (2.86%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (2.86%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (2.86%) WAN Optimisation
3 1 (2.86%) Performance Monitoring
3 1 (2.86%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 4 (11.43%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (11.43%) CCNP
2 2 (5.71%) MCSE
2 2 (5.71%) CCIE
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
1 8 (22.86%) vSphere
1 8 (22.86%) vCloud
2 6 (17.14%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 8 (22.86%) NetApp
3 8 (22.86%) HP
4 7 (20.00%) F5
5 6 (17.14%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) Avaya
6 2 (5.71%) Aerohive Networks
7 1 (2.86%) IronPort
7 1 (2.86%) Blue Coat
7 1 (2.86%) Juniper
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.86%) Websense
7 1 (2.86%) Nokia