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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 243 246 217
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -29
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 17 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.17% 0.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.70% 1.19% 2.38%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 18
Average salary £35,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.22% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,000 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £39,350 £50,000 £45,975
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
1002 1092 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.95% 14.63% 14.69%
Number of salaries quoted 801 909 857
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,250 £22,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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
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 3 September 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 +12 13 £35,000 - 1
Manchester +7 3 £34,000 +4.61% 2
Lancashire +5 1 £42,500 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (72.73%) Firewall
3 23 (69.70%) VPN
4 22 (66.67%) CCNP
4 22 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (63.64%) DNS
6 20 (60.61%) LAN
6 20 (60.61%) Cisco Nexus
7 19 (57.58%) DHCP
8 18 (54.55%) MPLS
9 17 (51.52%) WAN
9 17 (51.52%) SSL
9 17 (51.52%) Cisco IOS
10 16 (48.48%) IPsec
11 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
11 15 (45.45%) Wireless
12 14 (42.42%) VoIP
12 14 (42.42%) Windows
13 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
13 13 (39.39%) Cisco PIX
13 13 (39.39%) 802.1X
14 12 (36.36%) iSCSI
15 11 (33.33%) IP Telephony
15 11 (33.33%) Security Patching
15 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
15 11 (33.33%) DMVPN
16 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
16 10 (30.30%) NX-OS
16 10 (30.30%) xDSL
16 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008

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

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 3 (9.09%) SharePoint
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (6.06%) IIS
2 2 (6.06%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (15.15%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (72.73%) Firewall
2 23 (69.70%) VPN
3 21 (63.64%) DNS
4 20 (60.61%) LAN
4 20 (60.61%) Cisco Nexus
5 19 (57.58%) DHCP
6 18 (54.55%) MPLS
7 17 (51.52%) WAN
7 17 (51.52%) SSL
7 17 (51.52%) Cisco IOS
8 16 (48.48%) IPsec
9 15 (45.45%) Wireless
9 15 (45.45%) TCP/IP
10 14 (42.42%) VoIP
11 13 (39.39%) Cisco PIX
12 12 (36.36%) iSCSI
13 11 (33.33%) DMVPN
13 11 (33.33%) IP Telephony
14 10 (30.30%) 802.11
14 10 (30.30%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (15.15%) Manufacturing
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
2 3 (9.09%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (66.67%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) Analyst
3 4 (12.12%) Network Consultant
3 4 (12.12%) Consultant
4 3 (9.09%) Network Designer
4 3 (9.09%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Designer
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Manager
5 2 (6.06%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) Security Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) Network Administrator
6 1 (3.03%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (39.39%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Life Science
3 3 (9.09%) Management Information System
3 3 (9.09%) FlexPod
4 2 (6.06%) Thin Client
4 2 (6.06%) Fat Client
5 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 11 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 10 (30.30%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (15.15%) Linux
5 2 (6.06%) UNIX
5 2 (6.06%) Solaris
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (3.03%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) Security Patching
2 10 (30.30%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (24.24%) WAN Optimisation
3 8 (24.24%) Service Continuity Management
3 8 (24.24%) Capacity Planning
3 8 (24.24%) Root Cause Analysis
4 7 (21.21%) Service Delivery
5 6 (18.18%) ITIL
5 6 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (15.15%) Business Continuity
6 5 (15.15%) Service Management
6 5 (15.15%) Mentoring
7 4 (12.12%) Network Architecture
8 3 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
8 3 (9.09%) Vulnerability Management
8 3 (9.09%) Network Management
9 2 (6.06%) Change Management
9 2 (6.06%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (6.06%) Software Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Security Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.06%) C#
1 2 (6.06%) Java
1 2 (6.06%) PHP
2 1 (3.03%) SQL
2 1 (3.03%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 22 (66.67%) CCNP
1 22 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (27.27%) CCNA
3 5 (15.15%) Degree
4 4 (12.12%) CCIE
5 3 (9.09%) MCSE
5 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.03%) CISA
6 1 (3.03%) CISM
6 1 (3.03%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.06%) SLA
2 1 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.15%) XenApp
2 5 (15.15%) vSphere
3 4 (12.12%) Active Directory
4 3 (9.09%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (9.09%) WSUS
1 3 (9.09%) SCCM
1 3 (9.09%) SCOM
2 2 (6.06%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.03%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (39.39%) Microsoft
3 9 (27.27%) VMware
4 6 (18.18%) Citrix
4 6 (18.18%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.12%) Juniper
6 3 (9.09%) NetApp
6 3 (9.09%) HP
6 3 (9.09%) IBM
6 3 (9.09%) Riverbed
6 3 (9.09%) Meraki
7 2 (6.06%) WatchGuard
7 2 (6.06%) Dell
7 2 (6.06%) McAfee
8 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.03%) ProCurve
8 1 (3.03%) Veeam
8 1 (3.03%) Meru Networks
8 1 (3.03%) F5
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