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

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 126 109 135
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 1 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.051% 0.31% 0.24%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 0.33% 1.91% 1.56%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 4
Average salary - £70,000 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +110.52%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
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
304 262 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 15.64% 16.39% 15.09%
Number of salaries quoted 238 204 288
Average salary £35,000 £46,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-24.73% +32.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £63,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 20 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 1 (100.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) RDBMS
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) IT Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) IT Risk Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) IT Security Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Consultant
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Benchmarking
1 1 (100.00%) Risk Management
1 1 (100.00%) TOGAF
1 1 (100.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) CISSP
1 1 (100.00%) CISA
1 1 (100.00%) CISM
1 1 (100.00%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft