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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 243 210 241
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 20 32 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.27% 0.47% 0.15%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.84% 3.35% 1.09%
Number of salaries quoted 17 28 11
Average salary £35,000 £38,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.49% +9.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £27,200 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,500 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1086 956 1006
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.43% 14.09% 14.15%
Number of salaries quoted 898 774 849
Average salary £37,000 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £25,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £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 24 October 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 24 October 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 -9 12 £34,250 -14.90% 7
Merseyside +13 7 £50,000 +81.81%
Cheshire -20 1 £22,000 -68.57% 1
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 32 (100.00%) Cisco
1 32 (100.00%) Firewall
2 26 (81.25%) Windows
3 15 (46.88%) VLAN
4 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
4 14 (43.75%) LAN
4 14 (43.75%) WAN
5 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
5 12 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
6 11 (34.38%) Degree
6 11 (34.38%) Citrix
6 11 (34.38%) CCNA
6 11 (34.38%) HP
7 10 (31.25%) VPN
8 9 (28.13%) UNIX
8 9 (28.13%) CISSP
8 9 (28.13%) Linux
8 9 (28.13%) CISM
8 9 (28.13%) VMware
8 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
8 9 (28.13%) Network Security
8 9 (28.13%) Information Security
9 8 (25.00%) Retail
9 8 (25.00%) ISSAP
9 8 (25.00%) ISSMP
9 8 (25.00%) ProCurve
9 8 (25.00%) XenDesktop
9 8 (25.00%) Law
9 8 (25.00%) Wireless
9 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce

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

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (21.88%) IIS
2 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
2 2 (6.25%) Lync
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 32 (100.00%) Firewall
2 15 (46.88%) VLAN
3 14 (43.75%) LAN
3 14 (43.75%) WAN
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
5 10 (31.25%) VPN
6 9 (28.13%) Network Security
7 8 (25.00%) Wireless
7 8 (25.00%) DNS
8 7 (21.88%) iSCSI
9 2 (6.25%) SAN
10 1 (3.13%) MGCP
10 1 (3.13%) TACACS
10 1 (3.13%) H.323
10 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.13%) OLAP
1 1 (3.13%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (3.13%) RDBMS
1 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
General
1 8 (25.00%) Law
1 8 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (25.00%) Information Security Engineer
1 8 (25.00%) Security Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (15.63%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Network Support
4 3 (9.38%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) IT Security Consultant
6 1 (3.13%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.13%) Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) CMDB
2 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.13%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 26 (81.25%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Linux
2 9 (28.13%) UNIX
3 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
4 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (3.13%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Information Security
2 8 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 7 (21.88%) Project Management
3 7 (21.88%) Migration
4 6 (18.75%) Project Planning
5 4 (12.50%) Configuration Management
6 3 (9.38%) Change Control
7 1 (3.13%) Analytics
7 1 (3.13%) Line Management
7 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (3.13%) Data Migration
7 1 (3.13%) Network Management
7 1 (3.13%) High Availability
7 1 (3.13%) TOGAF
7 1 (3.13%) Penetration Testing
7 1 (3.13%) Incident Management
7 1 (3.13%) Service Management
7 1 (3.13%) Change Management
7 1 (3.13%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (25.00%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) VB
2 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (34.38%) CCNA
2 11 (34.38%) Degree
3 9 (28.13%) CISM
3 9 (28.13%) CISSP
4 8 (25.00%) ISSAP
4 8 (25.00%) ISSMP
5 7 (21.88%) MCSE
5 7 (21.88%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (15.63%) CCNP
7 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.13%) CISA
7 1 (3.13%) CCSA
7 1 (3.13%) CCSE
7 1 (3.13%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 7 (21.88%) Hyper-V
3 5 (15.63%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) SCCM
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (43.75%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) HP
3 11 (34.38%) Citrix
4 9 (28.13%) CheckPoint
4 9 (28.13%) VMware
5 8 (25.00%) ProCurve
6 4 (12.50%) Juniper
6 4 (12.50%) NetApp
7 1 (3.13%) Nokia
7 1 (3.13%) Dell
7 1 (3.13%) Veeam
7 1 (3.13%) F5
7 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
7 1 (3.13%) Draytek
7 1 (3.13%) Symantec
7 1 (3.13%) 3Com
Northwich, Cheshire
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: £18-22K, DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lloyds Banking Group
Salary: £33150 - £40950 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago