The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the North West region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 231 210 232
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +22
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 38 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.52% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.36% 3.62% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 10 33 19
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,300 £35,500 £28,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £59,900 £42,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
1030 1051 1086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.42% 14.50% 14.46%
Number of salaries quoted 873 883 949
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,400
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +0.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -27 9 £32,000 -24.70% 2
Merseyside -3 2 £48,750 +21.87%
Lancashire -8 2 £25,000 -33.33%
Cheshire -8 1 - - 1
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (97.22%) Firewall
3 19 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 17 (47.22%) CCNA
6 16 (44.44%) Windows
7 15 (41.67%) VPN
7 15 (41.67%) Citrix
8 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
9 12 (33.33%) SSL
10 11 (30.56%) Network Security
10 11 (30.56%) Project Management
11 10 (27.78%) Juniper
11 10 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (27.78%) Change Management
11 10 (27.78%) Finance
12 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
12 9 (25.00%) Junos
13 8 (22.22%) XenDesktop
13 8 (22.22%) SecurID
13 8 (22.22%) VLAN
13 8 (22.22%) WAN
13 8 (22.22%) SQL
14 7 (19.44%) IIS
14 7 (19.44%) MCSE
14 7 (19.44%) CCNP
14 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
14 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
14 7 (19.44%) iSCSI
14 7 (19.44%) VMware

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

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 (19.44%) IIS
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.78%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (2.78%) Lync
3 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 35 (97.22%) Firewall
2 15 (41.67%) VPN
3 12 (33.33%) SSL
4 11 (30.56%) Network Security
5 10 (27.78%) Cisco IOS
6 9 (25.00%) Junos
7 8 (22.22%) VLAN
7 8 (22.22%) WAN
8 7 (19.44%) iSCSI
9 5 (13.89%) SAN
9 5 (13.89%) LAN
10 3 (8.33%) IPsec
11 2 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
11 2 (5.56%) Wireless
11 2 (5.56%) Internet
11 2 (5.56%) OSPF
11 2 (5.56%) EIGRP
11 2 (5.56%) TACACS
12 1 (2.78%) VRRP
12 1 (2.78%) L2TP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) OLAP
1 1 (2.78%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (2.78%) RDBMS
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
General
1 10 (27.78%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 5 (13.89%) Banking
4 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.56%) Law
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Network Engineer
1 12 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 10 (27.78%) Network Security Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Technical Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) Consultant
5 4 (11.11%) Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.56%) Information Security Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Cisco Consultant
7 2 (5.56%) Network Support
7 2 (5.56%) Network Support Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (22.22%) SecurID
2 4 (11.11%) CMDB
3 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
3 1 (2.78%) Clustering
3 1 (2.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 16 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) UNIX
2 4 (11.11%) Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (5.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.78%) AIX
5 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) Project Management
2 10 (27.78%) Change Management
3 5 (13.89%) Service Delivery
3 5 (13.89%) Requirements Management
3 5 (13.89%) Root Cause Analysis
4 4 (11.11%) Information Security
4 4 (11.11%) Configuration Management
5 2 (5.56%) Load Balancing
5 2 (5.56%) E-Commerce
6 1 (2.78%) Benchmarking
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (2.78%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) Risk Management
6 1 (2.78%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.78%) TOGAF
6 1 (2.78%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.78%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 8 (22.22%) SQL
2 1 (2.78%) VB
2 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 19 (52.78%) Cisco Certification
2 17 (47.22%) CCNA
3 9 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 7 (19.44%) MCSE
4 7 (19.44%) CCNP
4 7 (19.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (13.89%) CCDP
6 3 (8.33%) CISSP
6 3 (8.33%) CCIE
6 3 (8.33%) CISM
7 2 (5.56%) Degree
7 2 (5.56%) ISSAP
7 2 (5.56%) ISSMP
8 1 (2.78%) CISA
8 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.78%) CCSA
8 1 (2.78%) CCSE
8 1 (2.78%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (22.22%) XenDesktop
2 7 (19.44%) Hyper-V
3 3 (8.33%) Terminal Services
3 3 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.78%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (41.67%) Citrix
4 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
5 10 (27.78%) Juniper
6 7 (19.44%) VMware
7 3 (8.33%) HP
7 3 (8.33%) Fujitsu
7 3 (8.33%) F5
8 2 (5.56%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.56%) Nokia
9 1 (2.78%) Symantec
9 1 (2.78%) CA
9 1 (2.78%) NetApp
9 1 (2.78%) Dell
9 1 (2.78%) Nortel
9 1 (2.78%) Brocade
9 1 (2.78%) Crossbeam
9 1 (2.78%) Veeam
9 1 (2.78%) ProCurve
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