The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 100 123 116
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -7
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 2 4 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.16% 0.22% 0.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.07% 1.19% 1.76%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 3
Average salary £45,000 £53,750 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.27% +7.50%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Cisco ASA
North West

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

Communications & Networking Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
187 337 284
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 14.56% 18.29% 17.75%
Number of salaries quoted 140 274 252
Average salary £30,000 £42,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.41% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,350 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Cheshire

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
Warrington +7 2 £45,000 -30.76%
Cisco ASA
North West

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 5 (62.50%) SSL
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 5 (62.50%) DHCP
3 5 (62.50%) MPLS
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (62.50%) IPsec
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
3 5 (62.50%) Cisco PIX
4 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
4 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 4 (50.00%) Windows
4 4 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
4 4 (50.00%) Security Patching
5 3 (37.50%) NX-OS
5 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (37.50%) 802.1X
5 3 (37.50%) LAN
5 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
5 3 (37.50%) SNMP
5 3 (37.50%) 802.11
5 3 (37.50%) CCNP
5 3 (37.50%) TACACS
5 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
5 3 (37.50%) Wireless

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 1 (12.50%) Confluence
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco IOS
2 5 (62.50%) Cisco PIX
2 5 (62.50%) DHCP
2 5 (62.50%) IPsec
2 5 (62.50%) MPLS
2 5 (62.50%) SSL
2 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 5 (62.50%) VPN
3 4 (50.00%) IP Telephony
3 4 (50.00%) VoIP
4 3 (37.50%) 802.11
4 3 (37.50%) DMVPN
4 3 (37.50%) Ethernet
4 3 (37.50%) LAN
4 3 (37.50%) SNMP
4 3 (37.50%) TACACS
4 3 (37.50%) Wireless
4 3 (37.50%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 2 (25.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (75.00%) Network Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Manager
3 2 (25.00%) Switch Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 2 (25.00%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
1 4 (50.00%) Security Patching
1 4 (50.00%) Service Continuity Management
2 3 (37.50%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (37.50%) Open Source
2 3 (37.50%) Service Delivery
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) Mentoring
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) WAN Optimisation
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) High Availability
4 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
4 1 (12.50%) Security Management
4 1 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 2 (25.00%) CCIE
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (12.50%) CCNA
4 1 (12.50%) MCSE
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (25.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) F5
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Fortinet