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

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 115 116 121
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 5 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.31% 0.12% 0.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.55% 0.69% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 1
Average salary £42,500 £47,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.57% +38.23%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
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
322 291 396
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 19.85% 16.95% 21.99%
Number of salaries quoted 209 207 303
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +14.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,900 £55,000
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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 13 (100.00%) Juniper
2 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
2 11 (84.62%) Service Delivery
2 11 (84.62%) CCSE
2 11 (84.62%) Fortinet
3 10 (76.92%) Management Information System
3 10 (76.92%) Finance
3 10 (76.92%) Blue Coat
3 10 (76.92%) IronPort
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco PIX
3 10 (76.92%) Tufin
3 10 (76.92%) Cisco ISE
3 10 (76.92%) NetScreen
4 8 (61.54%) CCNP
5 6 (46.15%) JNCIP
6 5 (38.46%) JNCIS
6 5 (38.46%) CCIE
7 3 (23.08%) SSL
7 3 (23.08%) Firewall
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
7 3 (23.08%) LAN
7 3 (23.08%) WAN
7 3 (23.08%) Migration
7 3 (23.08%) Wireless
7 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
8 2 (15.38%) Meru Networks
8 2 (15.38%) FortiGate
8 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco PIX
1 10 (76.92%) Cisco ISE
1 10 (76.92%) NetScreen
2 3 (23.08%) SSL
2 3 (23.08%) Firewall
2 3 (23.08%) VPN
2 3 (23.08%) LAN
2 3 (23.08%) WAN
2 3 (23.08%) Wireless
2 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
3 2 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
3 2 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 2 (15.38%) SMTP
3 2 (15.38%) FTP
3 2 (15.38%) RIP
3 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
3 2 (15.38%) SAN
3 2 (15.38%) OSPF
3 2 (15.38%) BGP
3 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
General
1 10 (76.92%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (84.62%) Consultant
1 11 (84.62%) Security Consultant
2 10 (76.92%) Security Technical Consultant
2 10 (76.92%) Technical Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Security Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 5 (38.46%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Network Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Sales Consultant
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (76.92%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Service Delivery
2 3 (23.08%) Migration
3 2 (15.38%) Network Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL V3
4 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
4 1 (7.69%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (84.62%) CCSE
3 8 (61.54%) CCNP
4 6 (46.15%) JNCIP
5 5 (38.46%) JNCIS
5 5 (38.46%) CCIE
6 2 (15.38%) CCNA
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Cisco
1 13 (100.00%) Juniper
2 11 (84.62%) CheckPoint
2 11 (84.62%) Fortinet
3 10 (76.92%) Blue Coat
3 10 (76.92%) IronPort
3 10 (76.92%) Tufin
4 2 (15.38%) Meru Networks
4 2 (15.38%) SonicWALL
4 2 (15.38%) HP
4 2 (15.38%) Dell
5 1 (7.69%) F5
5 1 (7.69%) Sourcefire