The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 246 216 240
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +24
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 15 28 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.41% 0.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.43% 2.78% 1.32%
Number of salaries quoted 13 22 13
Average salary £45,000 £37,750 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.20% +7.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £26,600 £30,200
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,250 £41,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
Cisco ASA
England

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

Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1047 1007 1063
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.13% 14.69% 14.57%
Number of salaries quoted 878 838 895
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in the North West

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in the North West

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the North West region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Manchester -7 8 £35,000 -6.66% 2
Merseyside +9 7 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
2 22 (66.67%) Windows
3 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
4 16 (48.48%) CCNA
5 13 (39.39%) WAN
5 13 (39.39%) VLAN
6 12 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (36.36%) LAN
6 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
6 12 (36.36%) Citrix
6 12 (36.36%) CheckPoint
7 10 (30.30%) Project Management
7 10 (30.30%) VPN
8 8 (24.24%) SQL
8 8 (24.24%) HP
8 8 (24.24%) Degree
8 8 (24.24%) Information Security
8 8 (24.24%) XenDesktop
9 7 (21.21%) Retail
9 7 (21.21%) CISM
9 7 (21.21%) VMware
9 7 (21.21%) Network Security
9 7 (21.21%) iSCSI
9 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
9 7 (21.21%) CISSP
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (21.21%) IIS
9 7 (21.21%) Linux
9 7 (21.21%) MCSE

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the North West 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 7 (21.21%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.03%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.03%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.03%) Lync
3 1 (3.03%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.06%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.03%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 33 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (39.39%) WAN
2 13 (39.39%) VLAN
3 12 (36.36%) Cisco IOS
3 12 (36.36%) LAN
4 10 (30.30%) VPN
5 7 (21.21%) Network Security
5 7 (21.21%) iSCSI
6 6 (18.18%) DNS
6 6 (18.18%) Wireless
7 3 (9.09%) SAN
8 2 (6.06%) SSL
8 2 (6.06%) IPsec
8 2 (6.06%) OSPF
8 2 (6.06%) EIGRP
8 2 (6.06%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.06%) TACACS
9 1 (3.03%) VRRP
9 1 (3.03%) VPLS
9 1 (3.03%) MRTG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) OLAP
1 1 (3.03%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.03%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
General
1 7 (21.21%) Retail
2 6 (18.18%) Law
3 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 4 (12.12%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Security Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Information Security Engineer
3 6 (18.18%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (15.15%) Analyst
4 5 (15.15%) Support Engineer
5 4 (12.12%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (12.12%) Senior Technical Analyst
6 3 (9.09%) Network Support
6 3 (9.09%) Network Support Engineer
6 3 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) Consultant
7 2 (6.06%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (6.06%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.06%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) CMDB
2 1 (3.03%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.03%) Clustering
2 1 (3.03%) SecurID
2 1 (3.03%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 22 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (21.21%) Linux
2 7 (21.21%) UNIX
3 2 (6.06%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.03%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (30.30%) Project Management
2 8 (24.24%) Information Security
3 6 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 6 (18.18%) Migration
4 5 (15.15%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.12%) Service Delivery
5 4 (12.12%) Configuration Management
5 4 (12.12%) Requirements Management
5 4 (12.12%) Root Cause Analysis
6 3 (9.09%) Change Control
7 1 (3.03%) WAN Optimisation
7 1 (3.03%) Analytics
7 1 (3.03%) Line Management
7 1 (3.03%) Change Management
7 1 (3.03%) Risk Management
7 1 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (3.03%) Benchmarking
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
7 1 (3.03%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) VB
2 1 (3.03%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (54.55%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (48.48%) CCNA
3 8 (24.24%) Degree
4 7 (21.21%) CCNP
4 7 (21.21%) CISSP
4 7 (21.21%) CISM
4 7 (21.21%) MCSE
4 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (18.18%) ISSAP
5 6 (18.18%) ISSMP
6 4 (12.12%) CCDP
7 1 (3.03%) CCIE
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.03%) CISA
7 1 (3.03%) CRISC
7 1 (3.03%) CCSA
7 1 (3.03%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (24.24%) XenDesktop
2 7 (21.21%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.03%) Terminal Services
5 1 (3.03%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) SCCM
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (36.36%) Microsoft
2 12 (36.36%) Citrix
2 12 (36.36%) CheckPoint
3 8 (24.24%) HP
4 7 (21.21%) VMware
5 6 (18.18%) ProCurve
6 3 (9.09%) Juniper
6 3 (9.09%) NetApp
7 2 (6.06%) Nokia
7 2 (6.06%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.06%) F5
8 1 (3.03%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.03%) Brocade
8 1 (3.03%) Crossbeam
8 1 (3.03%) Veeam
8 1 (3.03%) Symantec
8 1 (3.03%) CA
8 1 (3.03%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) Nortel
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