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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 214 227 235
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 17 31 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.31% 0.44% 0.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.14% 2.74% 1.39%
Number of salaries quoted 6 21 10
Average salary £45,000 £40,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.80% -17.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £36,000 £44,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,750 £47,500 £54,250
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
793 1133 937
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 14.24% 16.12% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 657 936 813
Average salary £36,018 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.95% -9.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £23,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 14 £47,500 +18.30% 4
Cheshire +23 2 £45,000 -16.27%
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
2 30 (93.75%) Firewall
3 26 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
4 23 (71.88%) Cisco PIX
5 17 (53.13%) F5
5 17 (53.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 16 (50.00%) CCIE
7 15 (46.88%) CCNP
8 14 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
9 13 (40.63%) CCSE
10 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
10 11 (34.38%) VPN
11 10 (31.25%) MPLS
12 9 (28.13%) Network Security
12 9 (28.13%) Cisco IOS
12 9 (28.13%) IPsec
12 9 (28.13%) CCNA
13 8 (25.00%) DNS
13 8 (25.00%) LAN
14 7 (21.88%) WAN
14 7 (21.88%) Ethernet
14 7 (21.88%) Juniper
14 7 (21.88%) 802.1X
15 6 (18.75%) OSPF
15 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
15 6 (18.75%) SSL
15 6 (18.75%) DHCP
15 6 (18.75%) VoIP
15 6 (18.75%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 1 (3.13%) Confluence
1 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.13%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Office 365
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) Firewall
2 23 (71.88%) Cisco PIX
3 17 (53.13%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (43.75%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 11 (34.38%) VPN
6 10 (31.25%) MPLS
7 9 (28.13%) Cisco IOS
7 9 (28.13%) IPsec
7 9 (28.13%) Network Security
8 8 (25.00%) DNS
8 8 (25.00%) LAN
9 7 (21.88%) Ethernet
9 7 (21.88%) WAN
10 6 (18.75%) DHCP
10 6 (18.75%) OSPF
10 6 (18.75%) SSL
10 6 (18.75%) TCP/IP
10 6 (18.75%) VoIP
11 5 (15.63%) BGP
11 5 (15.63%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (3.13%) JIRA
General
1 4 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 20 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 10 (31.25%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Network Security Engineer
3 9 (28.13%) Security Engineer
4 5 (15.63%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Analyst
5 4 (12.50%) Implementation Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) IP Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) IP Network Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Network Implementation Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Network Operations Engineer
5 4 (12.50%) Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Cisco Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Network Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Network Security Analyst
6 3 (9.38%) Senior Network Engineer
7 2 (6.25%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.38%) Data Centre
3 2 (6.25%) Life Science
4 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 6 (18.75%) Linux
1 6 (18.75%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Unix
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (34.38%) Load Balancing
2 4 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
2 4 (12.50%) Network Design
2 4 (12.50%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (12.50%) Security Patching
2 4 (12.50%) Service Continuity Management
3 3 (9.38%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) Kalman Filter
3 3 (9.38%) Open Source
3 3 (9.38%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) DevOps
4 2 (6.25%) Mentoring
4 2 (6.25%) Project Management
4 2 (6.25%) Scrum
4 2 (6.25%) Security Management
4 2 (6.25%) Service Management
4 2 (6.25%) WAN Optimisation
5 1 (3.13%) High Availability
5 1 (3.13%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.13%) SQL
Qualifications
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (50.00%) CCIE
3 15 (46.88%) CCNP
4 13 (40.63%) CCSE
5 9 (28.13%) CCNA
6 4 (12.50%) JNCIA
6 4 (12.50%) JNCIP
7 2 (6.25%) Degree
7 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (6.25%) MCSE
7 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (3.13%) CCA
8 1 (3.13%) CISM
8 1 (3.13%) CISSP
8 1 (3.13%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (3.13%) MCSA
8 1 (3.13%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (12.50%) PCI DSS
2 3 (9.38%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
1 1 (3.13%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds Orion
2 4 (12.50%) Cacti
2 4 (12.50%) FortiGate
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (3.13%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (3.13%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (53.13%) F5
3 16 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 7 (21.88%) Juniper
5 5 (15.63%) Palo Alto
5 5 (15.63%) SolarWinds
6 4 (12.50%) BT
6 4 (12.50%) Microsoft
7 2 (6.25%) Citrix
8 1 (3.13%) Atlassian
8 1 (3.13%) Avaya
8 1 (3.13%) Brocade
8 1 (3.13%) Fortinet
8 1 (3.13%) Riverbed
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Benefits
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago