The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 115 118
Rank change year-on-year +28 +3  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 94 99 108
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.85% 2.18% 2.14%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.93% 8.70% 8.28%
Number of salaries quoted 88 89 65
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +16.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £36,750 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,625 £72,500 £68,550
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

Cisco ASA is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 788 1138 1305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 23.86% 25.09% 25.81%
Number of salaries quoted 2170 3344 2934
Median salary £51,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,250 £31,250 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £68,750 £68,750
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Berkshire over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Berkshire

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +21 38 £60,000 -
Slough +6 14 £45,000 -14.28% 3
Bracknell +29 8 £37,500 -25.00% 1
Wokingham +29 8 £38,000 -6.17%
Windsor 0 8 £58,750 -26.56%
Maidenhead -1 1 £65,000 +33.33%
Cisco ASA
South East

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 169 (100.00%) Cisco
2 142 (84.02%) Firewall
3 110 (65.09%) Cisco Certification
4 82 (48.52%) CCNP
5 76 (44.97%) VPN
6 71 (42.01%) MPLS
7 65 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
8 56 (33.14%) F5
9 50 (29.59%) Palo Alto
10 47 (27.81%) Cisco Nexus
10 47 (27.81%) IPsec
10 47 (27.81%) VMware
10 47 (27.81%) Juniper
11 45 (26.63%) Windows
12 44 (26.04%) Linux
13 42 (24.85%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (24.26%) Wireless
15 39 (23.08%) TCP/IP
16 38 (22.49%) DNS
17 37 (21.89%) Data Centre
18 35 (20.71%) OSPF
19 34 (20.12%) BGP
20 33 (19.53%) CheckPoint
20 33 (19.53%) VLAN
21 32 (18.93%) Network Security
21 32 (18.93%) ITIL
21 32 (18.93%) WAN
22 31 (18.34%) Microsoft
23 28 (16.57%) SSL
24 27 (15.98%) CCNA

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 19 (11.24%) Apache
2 15 (8.88%) MS Exchange
3 12 (7.10%) Tomcat
4 8 (4.73%) IIS
5 7 (4.14%) Apache Solr
5 7 (4.14%) Elasticsearch
5 7 (4.14%) nginx
6 1 (0.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.59%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (1.18%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 13 (7.69%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (11.24%) Amazon AWS
2 13 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (4.14%) Amazon EC2
3 7 (4.14%) Amazon ELB
3 7 (4.14%) Amazon S3
3 7 (4.14%) Google App Engine
3 7 (4.14%) Google Cloud Platform
4 6 (3.55%) SaaS
4 6 (3.55%) Virtual Private Cloud
5 4 (2.37%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 142 (84.02%) Firewall
2 76 (44.97%) VPN
3 71 (42.01%) MPLS
4 65 (38.46%) Cisco PIX
5 47 (27.81%) Cisco Nexus
5 47 (27.81%) IPsec
6 41 (24.26%) Wireless
7 39 (23.08%) TCP/IP
8 38 (22.49%) DNS
9 35 (20.71%) OSPF
10 34 (20.12%) BGP
11 33 (19.53%) VLAN
12 32 (18.93%) Network Security
12 32 (18.93%) WAN
13 28 (16.57%) SSL
14 26 (15.38%) DHCP
15 22 (13.02%) FWSM
15 22 (13.02%) LAN
16 19 (11.24%) EIGRP
16 19 (11.24%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (12.43%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.24%) MySQL
3 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.10%) SQL Server 2012
4 7 (4.14%) Apache Cassandra
4 7 (4.14%) MongoDB
4 7 (4.14%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.37%) Big Data
6 2 (1.18%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 11 (6.51%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (4.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 26 (15.38%) Finance
2 20 (11.83%) Telecoms
3 14 (8.28%) Manufacturing
4 13 (7.69%) Electronics
4 13 (7.69%) Marketing
5 12 (7.10%) Back Office
5 12 (7.10%) Legal
6 7 (4.14%) Retail
7 5 (2.96%) Billing
7 5 (2.96%) Digital Economy
8 4 (2.37%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 93 (55.03%) Network Engineer
2 33 (19.53%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (17.16%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 21 (12.43%) Security Engineer
5 20 (11.83%) Senior Network Engineer
6 19 (11.24%) Administrator
6 19 (11.24%) Systems Administrator
7 18 (10.65%) Architect
8 16 (9.47%) Senior Systems Administrator
8 16 (9.47%) Support Engineer
9 15 (8.88%) Implementation Engineer
9 15 (8.88%) Juniper Engineer
9 15 (8.88%) Network Architect
9 15 (8.88%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 15 (8.88%) Network Security Engineer
10 14 (8.28%) Consultant
11 13 (7.69%) Analyst
11 13 (7.69%) Support Analyst
12 12 (7.10%) Linux Support
12 12 (7.10%) Senior Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.14%) Elastic Stack
1 7 (4.14%) Kafka
1 7 (4.14%) RabbitMQ
2 4 (2.37%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 37 (21.89%) Data Centre
2 11 (6.51%) Virtual Team
3 9 (5.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 7 (4.14%) Public Cloud
5 4 (2.37%) Computer Science
5 4 (2.37%) EMC VNX
5 4 (2.37%) Management Information System
6 3 (1.78%) FlexPod
7 2 (1.18%) Security Operations Centre
8 1 (0.59%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (0.59%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.59%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.59%) HP StoreVirtual
Operating Systems
1 45 (26.63%) Windows
2 44 (26.04%) Linux
3 27 (15.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (15.98%) Windows Server 2012
4 14 (8.28%) Windows Server
5 12 (7.10%) Unix
5 12 (7.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 8 (4.73%) CentOS
7 5 (2.96%) Data ONTAP
8 4 (2.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (18.93%) ITIL
2 17 (10.06%) Presales
3 16 (9.47%) Mentoring
4 13 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
4 13 (7.69%) Digital Marketing
4 13 (7.69%) Information Security
4 13 (7.69%) Programme Management
4 13 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 12 (7.10%) Network Design
5 12 (7.10%) Project Planning
6 10 (5.92%) Change Management
6 10 (5.92%) Kalman Filter
7 9 (5.33%) High Availability
7 9 (5.33%) SIEM
8 8 (4.73%) Continuous Improvement
8 8 (4.73%) DevOps
8 8 (4.73%) Patch Management
8 8 (4.73%) Security Patching
8 8 (4.73%) Service Delivery
9 7 (4.14%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 12 (7.10%) SQL
2 7 (4.14%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 110 (65.09%) Cisco Certification
2 82 (48.52%) CCNP
3 27 (15.98%) CCNA
4 16 (9.47%) JNCIS
5 14 (8.28%) Degree
6 12 (7.10%) CCIE
7 7 (4.14%) CISSP
8 6 (3.55%) CCSP
8 6 (3.55%) CCVP
9 5 (2.96%) CISM
10 4 (2.37%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (1.78%) CCDP
11 3 (1.78%) ITIL Certification
11 3 (1.78%) NCDA
12 2 (1.18%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.18%) Security Cleared
13 1 (0.59%) IISP
13 1 (0.59%) JNCIP
13 1 (0.59%) MCTS
13 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (5.92%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (3.55%) SLA
3 5 (2.96%) PCI DSS
4 4 (2.37%) COBIT
5 3 (1.78%) QA
System Software
1 42 (24.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (15.38%) Active Directory
3 24 (14.20%) Hyper-V
4 13 (7.69%) XenApp
5 12 (7.10%) KVM
5 12 (7.10%) Terminal Services
5 12 (7.10%) VMware Workstation
5 12 (7.10%) XenServer
6 10 (5.92%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (4.14%) Docker
7 7 (4.14%) Varnish
8 1 (0.59%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 19 (11.24%) ZABBIX
2 14 (8.28%) WSUS
3 11 (6.51%) Puppet
4 8 (4.73%) Host Intrusion Detection System
5 7 (4.14%) HAProxy
5 7 (4.14%) Kibana
5 7 (4.14%) logstash
6 5 (2.96%) Nagios
6 5 (2.96%) Nessus
6 5 (2.96%) Nmap
7 4 (2.37%) EMC NetWorker
8 3 (1.78%) Cisco Prime
8 3 (1.78%) SCCM
9 2 (1.18%) FortiGate
10 1 (0.59%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.59%) QRadar
10 1 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 169 (100.00%) Cisco
2 56 (33.14%) F5
3 50 (29.59%) Palo Alto
4 47 (27.81%) Juniper
4 47 (27.81%) VMware
5 33 (19.53%) CheckPoint
6 31 (18.34%) Microsoft
7 24 (14.20%) HP
8 13 (7.69%) Citrix
8 13 (7.69%) McAfee
8 13 (7.69%) SAP
9 10 (5.92%) Dell
9 10 (5.92%) Fortinet
10 8 (4.73%) Aruba
10 8 (4.73%) Imperva
10 8 (4.73%) LogLogic
11 7 (4.14%) New Relic
12 6 (3.55%) NetApp
12 6 (3.55%) SolarWinds
12 6 (3.55%) Splunk
Slough, Berkshire
Telefonica
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Venturi
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Lightfoot Solutions Group Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 6 days ago
Slough
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 23 days ago