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 27 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 238 218 241
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +23
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 13 26 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.18% 0.37% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.21% 2.52% 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 20 11
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £37,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,700 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
1072 1033 1049
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.63% 14.79% 14.08%
Number of salaries quoted 892 878 898
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 £21,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £62,500
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 27 August 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 27 August 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 -13 6 £32,500 -18.75% 1
Merseyside +5 5 £50,000 +25.00% 1
Lancashire -5 1 - -
Cheshire -16 1 - -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 21 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (63.33%) CCNA
4 17 (56.67%) Windows
5 14 (46.67%) Citrix
6 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
6 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 12 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
7 11 (36.67%) Project Management
8 10 (33.33%) WAN
9 9 (30.00%) CCNP
10 8 (26.67%) VPN
10 8 (26.67%) SQL
10 8 (26.67%) VLAN
10 8 (26.67%) XenDesktop
11 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
11 7 (23.33%) iSCSI
11 7 (23.33%) VMware
11 7 (23.33%) IIS
11 7 (23.33%) MCSE
11 7 (23.33%) LAN
11 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (20.00%) Finance
12 6 (20.00%) Information Security
12 6 (20.00%) Retail
13 5 (16.67%) Banking
13 5 (16.67%) CISM
13 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
13 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 (23.33%) IIS
2 2 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.33%) Lync
3 1 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (40.00%) Cisco IOS
3 10 (33.33%) WAN
4 8 (26.67%) VPN
4 8 (26.67%) VLAN
5 7 (23.33%) iSCSI
5 7 (23.33%) LAN
6 5 (16.67%) SAN
7 3 (10.00%) SSL
7 3 (10.00%) Network Security
8 2 (6.67%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.67%) TACACS
8 2 (6.67%) Wireless
8 2 (6.67%) IPsec
8 2 (6.67%) OSPF
8 2 (6.67%) EIGRP
9 1 (3.33%) L2TP
9 1 (3.33%) BGP
9 1 (3.33%) BIG-IP
9 1 (3.33%) Nortel Alteon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.33%) OLAP
1 1 (3.33%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
General
1 6 (20.00%) Finance
1 6 (20.00%) Retail
2 5 (16.67%) Banking
3 4 (13.33%) Law
4 1 (3.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (20.00%) Analyst
1 6 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 6 (20.00%) Security Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Technical Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Support Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 5 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 5 (16.67%) Technical Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Information Security Engineer
3 4 (13.33%) Consultant
4 3 (10.00%) Network Support
4 3 (10.00%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.67%) Cisco Consultant
6 1 (3.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.33%) CMDB
2 2 (6.67%) SecurID
3 1 (3.33%) PKI
3 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (3.33%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 17 (56.67%) Windows
2 5 (16.67%) Linux
2 5 (16.67%) UNIX
3 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (6.67%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Project Management
2 6 (20.00%) Information Security
3 5 (16.67%) Requirements Management
3 5 (16.67%) Service Delivery
3 5 (16.67%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (13.33%) Configuration Management
4 4 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (6.67%) Change Management
6 1 (3.33%) Risk Management
6 1 (3.33%) Migration
6 1 (3.33%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (3.33%) Benchmarking
6 1 (3.33%) ITIL
6 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2
6 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (3.33%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.33%) High Availability
6 1 (3.33%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (26.67%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 21 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (63.33%) CCNA
3 9 (30.00%) CCNP
4 7 (23.33%) MCSE
4 7 (23.33%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (16.67%) CCDP
5 5 (16.67%) CISSP
5 5 (16.67%) CISM
6 4 (13.33%) ISSAP
6 4 (13.33%) ISSMP
6 4 (13.33%) Degree
7 3 (10.00%) CCIE
8 1 (3.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (3.33%) CISA
8 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
8 1 (3.33%) CRISC
8 1 (3.33%) CCSA
8 1 (3.33%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (26.67%) XenDesktop
2 7 (23.33%) Hyper-V
3 3 (10.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.33%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (46.67%) Citrix
3 12 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 12 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (23.33%) VMware
5 4 (13.33%) Juniper
6 3 (10.00%) HP
7 2 (6.67%) Blue Coat
7 2 (6.67%) F5
7 2 (6.67%) Nokia
8 1 (3.33%) ArcSight
8 1 (3.33%) Symantec
8 1 (3.33%) Brocade
8 1 (3.33%) Fujitsu
8 1 (3.33%) Crossbeam
8 1 (3.33%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.33%) Veeam
8 1 (3.33%) Dell
8 1 (3.33%) Nortel
8 1 (3.33%) CA
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