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 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 238 216 256
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +40
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 17 21 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.23% 0.31% 0.25%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 1.42% 2.26% 1.72%
Number of salaries quoted 13 20 15
Average salary £41,430 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.93% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £36,950 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,250 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
1194 931 1164
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 16.15% 13.69% 14.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1003 788 993
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +30.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £52,500
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 18 December 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 18 December 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
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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 -23 11 £38,715 -13.96% 1
Merseyside +6 3 £50,000 +11.11%
Lancashire -1 2 £50,000 +30.71%
Cheshire - 1 £22,000 - 1
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 18 December 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
2 30 (93.75%) Firewall
3 23 (71.88%) Windows
4 14 (43.75%) LAN
4 14 (43.75%) WAN
5 13 (40.63%) VPN
5 13 (40.63%) Network Security
6 12 (37.50%) Degree
6 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
6 12 (37.50%) VMware
7 11 (34.38%) HP
7 11 (34.38%) UNIX
8 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
8 10 (31.25%) DNS
8 10 (31.25%) Linux
8 10 (31.25%) VLAN
9 9 (28.13%) Retail
9 9 (28.13%) ISSAP
9 9 (28.13%) ISSMP
9 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (28.13%) ProCurve
9 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
9 9 (28.13%) CISSP
9 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (28.13%) Law
9 9 (28.13%) Information Security
9 9 (28.13%) CISM
10 8 (25.00%) Wireless
11 7 (21.88%) CCNA

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

For the 6 months to 18 December 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 2 (6.25%) Lync
2 1 (3.13%) IIS
2 1 (3.13%) Apache
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.13%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 4 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 30 (93.75%) Firewall
2 14 (43.75%) LAN
2 14 (43.75%) WAN
3 13 (40.63%) VPN
3 13 (40.63%) Network Security
4 10 (31.25%) VLAN
4 10 (31.25%) DNS
5 8 (25.00%) Wireless
6 6 (18.75%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (9.38%) NetScaler
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (6.25%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (6.25%) DMZ
9 1 (3.13%) OSPF
9 1 (3.13%) DSL
9 1 (3.13%) MGCP
9 1 (3.13%) H.323
9 1 (3.13%) iSCSI
9 1 (3.13%) Unified Communications
9 1 (3.13%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Database
2 1 (3.13%) MySQL
General
1 9 (28.13%) Law
1 9 (28.13%) Retail
2 1 (3.13%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (28.13%) Network Engineer
1 9 (28.13%) Security Engineer
1 9 (28.13%) Information Security Engineer
2 6 (18.75%) Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (12.50%) Network Support
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (9.38%) Infrastructure Technician
4 3 (9.38%) Senior Technician
5 2 (6.25%) Network Security Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Security Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
5 2 (6.25%) Network Analyst
5 2 (6.25%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.13%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 23 (71.88%) Windows
2 11 (34.38%) UNIX
3 10 (31.25%) Linux
4 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.25%) Solaris
6 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) E-Commerce
1 9 (28.13%) Information Security
2 7 (21.88%) Project Planning
3 6 (18.75%) Migration
4 3 (9.38%) Project Management
4 3 (9.38%) Change Control
4 3 (9.38%) People Management
5 2 (6.25%) Line Management
5 2 (6.25%) ITIL
5 2 (6.25%) Change Management
6 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (3.13%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.13%) Service Management
6 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
6 1 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
6 1 (3.13%) Network Management
6 1 (3.13%) Data Management
6 1 (3.13%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.25%) SQL
2 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (37.50%) Degree
2 9 (28.13%) ISSAP
2 9 (28.13%) ISSMP
2 9 (28.13%) CISSP
2 9 (28.13%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (28.13%) CISM
3 7 (21.88%) CCNA
4 5 (15.63%) CCNP
5 2 (6.25%) MCSE
5 2 (6.25%) CCIE
5 2 (6.25%) CCSE
5 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (3.13%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 9 (28.13%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.13%) Hyper-V
3 1 (3.13%) Postfix
3 1 (3.13%) XenDesktop
3 1 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Puppet
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco UCCX
1 1 (3.13%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 12 (37.50%) CheckPoint
2 12 (37.50%) VMware
3 11 (34.38%) HP
4 9 (28.13%) ProCurve
5 5 (15.63%) Juniper
5 5 (15.63%) NetApp
6 4 (12.50%) Citrix
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle
7 2 (6.25%) F5
8 1 (3.13%) Blue Coat
8 1 (3.13%) Draytek
8 1 (3.13%) 3Com
8 1 (3.13%) Intel
Manchester
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
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