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 2 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 230 229 212
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 18 17 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.28% 0.24% 0.56%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.94% 1.62% 3.72%
Number of salaries quoted 15 11 35
Average salary £42,500 £32,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+32.81% -20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -11.76%
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
929 1051 1129
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.61% 14.93% 15.07%
Number of salaries quoted 741 876 946
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £21,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 2015.

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 2 July 2015. 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
Cheshire +7 7 £35,000 - 2
Merseyside +10 5 £50,000 +2.56%
Manchester +4 4 £45,000 +40.62%
Lancashire -13 2 £42,500 +70.00%
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 34 (56.67%) Firewall
4 33 (55.00%) CCNP
5 28 (46.67%) Data Centre
6 27 (45.00%) Juniper
7 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 24 (40.00%) Network Security
8 22 (36.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (36.67%) VMware
9 19 (31.67%) LAN
10 18 (30.00%) VPN
10 18 (30.00%) CheckPoint
11 17 (28.33%) WAN
11 17 (28.33%) ITIL
12 16 (26.67%) Wireless
12 16 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
12 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (25.00%) DNS
13 15 (25.00%) CCIE
14 14 (23.33%) MS Excel
14 14 (23.33%) CCNA
14 14 (23.33%) Service Delivery
15 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
15 13 (21.67%) Blue Coat
15 13 (21.67%) NetApp
15 13 (21.67%) Windows
15 13 (21.67%) SSL
15 13 (21.67%) DHCP
15 13 (21.67%) Cisco ISE

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 2015, 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 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (5.00%) Lync
3 3 (5.00%) IIS
4 2 (3.33%) Apache
4 2 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 14 (23.33%) MS Excel
2 9 (15.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.33%) Office 365
1 2 (3.33%) IBM PureFlex
Communications & Networking
1 34 (56.67%) Firewall
2 24 (40.00%) Network Security
3 22 (36.67%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (31.67%) LAN
5 18 (30.00%) VPN
6 17 (28.33%) WAN
7 16 (26.67%) Wireless
7 16 (26.67%) Cisco PIX
8 15 (25.00%) DNS
9 13 (21.67%) SSL
9 13 (21.67%) DHCP
9 13 (21.67%) Cisco ISE
10 12 (20.00%) SAN
11 10 (16.67%) NetScreen
11 10 (16.67%) MPLS
11 10 (16.67%) OSPF
11 10 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (16.67%) iSCSI
12 9 (15.00%) IPsec
12 9 (15.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (10.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 10 (16.67%) Finance
2 4 (6.67%) Legal
2 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Billing
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.67%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Consultant
2 18 (30.00%) Network Engineer
3 11 (18.33%) Network Consultant
3 11 (18.33%) Security Consultant
3 11 (18.33%) Technical Consultant
4 10 (16.67%) Security Technical Consultant
5 8 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Technical Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
6 5 (8.33%) Analyst
6 5 (8.33%) Senior Security Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Network Designer
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
8 3 (5.00%) Team Leader
8 3 (5.00%) Designer
8 3 (5.00%) Operations Team Leader
8 3 (5.00%) Infrastructure Operations Specialist
9 2 (3.33%) Senior Network Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 28 (46.67%) Data Centre
2 13 (21.67%) Management Information System
3 9 (15.00%) Computer Science
4 3 (5.00%) FlexPod
5 2 (3.33%) Thin Client
5 2 (3.33%) Life Science
5 2 (3.33%) Fat Client
6 1 (1.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.67%) Windows
2 12 (20.00%) Solaris
3 8 (13.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (5.00%) UNIX
5 3 (5.00%) Linux
6 2 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.67%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (28.33%) ITIL
2 14 (23.33%) Service Delivery
3 12 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 10 (16.67%) Change Management
5 9 (15.00%) Project Management
5 9 (15.00%) Incident Management
5 9 (15.00%) Problem Management
5 9 (15.00%) Line Management
6 6 (10.00%) Security Patching
6 6 (10.00%) Network Architecture
6 6 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (8.33%) Kalman Filter
8 4 (6.67%) WAN Optimisation
8 4 (6.67%) Migration
9 3 (5.00%) Business Continuity
9 3 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
9 3 (5.00%) Network Management
9 3 (5.00%) Service Continuity Management
9 3 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
9 3 (5.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) C#
1 2 (3.33%) Java
1 2 (3.33%) PHP
1 2 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 40 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 33 (55.00%) CCNP
3 15 (25.00%) CCIE
4 14 (23.33%) CCNA
5 11 (18.33%) CCSE
5 11 (18.33%) Degree
6 6 (10.00%) JNCIP
7 5 (8.33%) JNCIS
8 3 (5.00%) MCSE
8 3 (5.00%) CCDP
8 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.67%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (1.67%) CISA
9 1 (1.67%) CISM
9 1 (1.67%) CISSP
9 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.67%) XenApp
3 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
4 5 (8.33%) XenDesktop
4 5 (8.33%) vSphere
5 3 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.67%) VMware Server
7 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (5.00%) WSUS
1 3 (5.00%) SCCM
1 3 (5.00%) SCOM
1 3 (5.00%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.67%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (45.00%) Juniper
3 24 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 22 (36.67%) VMware
5 18 (30.00%) CheckPoint
6 13 (21.67%) Blue Coat
6 13 (21.67%) NetApp
7 11 (18.33%) Fortinet
8 10 (16.67%) Oracle
8 10 (16.67%) IronPort
8 10 (16.67%) Tufin
9 9 (15.00%) CA
10 8 (13.33%) Citrix
11 6 (10.00%) HP
12 5 (8.33%) IBM
13 3 (5.00%) Dell
13 3 (5.00%) SonicWALL
13 3 (5.00%) McAfee
13 3 (5.00%) Meraki
13 3 (5.00%) Meru Networks
Warrington, Cheshire
NES IT
Salary: Competitve
Posted: 7 days ago
Warrington
First Recruitment Group
Salary: £30,000 - £40,000 per year
Posted: 14 days ago