The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 160 175 184
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.42% 0.48% 0.054%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.82% 3.01% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 2
Average salary £46,250 £40,150 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.19% -19.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,250 £37,230 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,250 £42,850 £52,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -
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 Manchester region.

Communications & Networking Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
496 631 486
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 15.01% 15.97% 13.05%
Number of salaries quoted 430 524 427
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,100 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Manchester

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (95.83%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (95.83%) Firewall
3 17 (70.83%) CheckPoint
3 17 (70.83%) Cisco PIX
4 15 (62.50%) F5
4 15 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 14 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 14 (58.33%) CCIE
5 14 (58.33%) CCNP
6 13 (54.17%) CCSE
7 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
8 9 (37.50%) CCNA
9 8 (33.33%) Network Security
10 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
10 7 (29.17%) Juniper
10 7 (29.17%) OSPF
11 6 (25.00%) BGP
11 6 (25.00%) Linux
12 5 (20.83%) Network Design
12 5 (20.83%) IPv4
12 5 (20.83%) VPN
12 5 (20.83%) MPLS
12 5 (20.83%) VRRP
12 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds
12 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds Orion
12 5 (20.83%) HSRP
12 5 (20.83%) FortiGate
13 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
13 4 (16.67%) IOS XR

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Manchester 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 23 (95.83%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco PIX
3 15 (62.50%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (58.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 8 (33.33%) Network Security
6 7 (29.17%) OSPF
7 6 (25.00%) BGP
8 5 (20.83%) HSRP
8 5 (20.83%) IPv4
8 5 (20.83%) MPLS
8 5 (20.83%) VPN
8 5 (20.83%) VRRP
9 4 (16.67%) Broadband
9 4 (16.67%) BT 21CN
9 4 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (16.67%) IOS XR
9 4 (16.67%) IPv6
9 4 (16.67%) Junos
9 4 (16.67%) LAN
9 4 (16.67%) MRTG
General
1 4 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Security Engineer
3 6 (25.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) IP Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) IP Network Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Network Operations Engineer
6 3 (12.50%) Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Network Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Security Analyst
6 3 (12.50%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (8.33%) Senior Network Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.17%) Data Centre
2 1 (4.17%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (25.00%) Linux
2 4 (16.67%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.83%) Network Design
3 3 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 3 (12.50%) ITIL
4 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.33%) Change Management
4 2 (8.33%) High Availability
4 2 (8.33%) Information Assurance
4 2 (8.33%) Open Source
4 2 (8.33%) Security Testing
4 2 (8.33%) Software Testing
5 1 (4.17%) Network Management
5 1 (4.17%) Project Planning
Qualifications
1 23 (95.83%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (58.33%) CCIE
2 14 (58.33%) CCNP
3 13 (54.17%) CCSE
4 9 (37.50%) CCNA
5 4 (16.67%) JNCIA
5 4 (16.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) SLA
2 1 (4.17%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 5 (20.83%) FortiGate
1 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (16.67%) Cacti
3 1 (4.17%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (70.83%) CheckPoint
3 15 (62.50%) F5
4 7 (29.17%) Juniper
4 7 (29.17%) Palo Alto
5 5 (20.83%) SolarWinds
6 4 (16.67%) BT
7 1 (4.17%) Brocade
7 1 (4.17%) Dell
7 1 (4.17%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
7 1 (4.17%) ProCurve
7 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
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