The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank - - 38
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 0 0 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - 2.19%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - - 21.05%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 8
Average salary - - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
Cisco ASA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Communications & Networking Category
Northern Ireland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 44 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 7.69% 26.04% 10.41%
Number of salaries quoted 7 30 19
Average salary £32,500 £33,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% -43.75%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Northern Ireland region.

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Northern Ireland

Cisco ASA
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Northern Ireland by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the Northern Ireland 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.

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) WAN
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IOS
1 2 (100.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Network Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) Capacity Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) CCNA
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco IPCC
1 2 (100.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 2 (100.00%) Symantec
1 2 (100.00%) VMware