The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
North West / Cheshire
Rank 78 99 110
Rank change year-on-year +21 +11  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 6 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Cheshire 1.04% 0.46% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.01% 2.71% 3.77%
Number of salaries quoted 11 6 3
Median salary £34,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -28.42% +11.76%  
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £50,000 £46,750
% change year-on-year -15.00% +6.95%  

Cisco ASA is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Cheshire with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Cheshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 157 221 345
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Cheshire 14.85% 16.88% 19.84%
Number of salaries quoted 119 160 237
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.38% -23.52%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,850 £19,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £65,000 £47,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Cheshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Cheshire citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Cheshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in Cheshire

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Cheshire over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Cheshire

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 23 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Northwich +7 6 £32,000 -41.81% 1
Chester - 4 £38,750 -
Warrington +6 1 £35,000 -22.22% 1
Cisco ASA
North West

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 23 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Cheshire region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) Firewall
3 10 (55.56%) Cisco IOS
4 8 (44.44%) Wireless
4 8 (44.44%) VMware
4 8 (44.44%) Palo Alto
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (38.89%) vSphere
5 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
5 7 (38.89%) SQL
5 7 (38.89%) Windows
5 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
5 7 (38.89%) Juniper
5 7 (38.89%) SAN
6 6 (33.33%) EMC
6 6 (33.33%) Linux
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle
6 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
6 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
6 6 (33.33%) EMC VNX
7 5 (27.78%) VLAN
7 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) IBM
7 5 (27.78%) WAN
8 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
8 4 (22.22%) Finance
8 4 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
8 4 (22.22%) Aruba
8 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (16.67%) WebSphere
2 2 (11.11%) nginx
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (77.78%) Firewall
2 10 (55.56%) Cisco IOS
3 8 (44.44%) Wireless
4 7 (38.89%) SAN
5 5 (27.78%) LAN
5 5 (27.78%) VLAN
5 5 (27.78%) WAN
6 3 (16.67%) Network Security
6 3 (16.67%) Unified Communications
7 2 (11.11%) BGP
7 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (11.11%) NetScaler
7 2 (11.11%) OSPF
7 2 (11.11%) TCP/IP
7 2 (11.11%) VoIP
8 1 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
8 1 (5.56%) IP Telephony
8 1 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) Oracle Database
2 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (22.22%) Finance
2 2 (11.11%) Games
3 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (33.33%) Network Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (27.78%) 3rd Line Support
2 5 (27.78%) Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Cisco Engineer
3 4 (22.22%) Firewall Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
4 3 (16.67%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Analyst
4 3 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 3 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 2nd/3rd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
5 2 (11.11%) Cisco Support Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Infrastructure Support
5 2 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) EMC VNX
2 2 (11.11%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server
1 7 (38.89%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (5.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (16.67%) Information Security
2 2 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (11.11%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (11.11%) High Availability
2 2 (11.11%) Line Management
2 2 (11.11%) Network Management
2 2 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (11.11%) Security Operations
2 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
2 2 (11.11%) Service Management
2 2 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (5.56%) Data Protection
3 1 (5.56%) Presales
3 1 (5.56%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 7 (38.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (11.11%) CCNA
2 2 (11.11%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) VCAP
3 1 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (38.89%) Active Directory
1 7 (38.89%) vSphere
2 4 (22.22%) Virtual Servers
2 4 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.56%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 6 (33.33%) Backup Exec
2 2 (11.11%) HAProxy
3 1 (5.56%) AirWatch
3 1 (5.56%) RSA enVision
3 1 (5.56%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 8 (44.44%) Palo Alto
2 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 7 (38.89%) Juniper
4 6 (33.33%) EMC
4 6 (33.33%) Oracle
5 5 (27.78%) IBM
6 4 (22.22%) Aruba
6 4 (22.22%) CheckPoint
7 3 (16.67%) Draytek
8 2 (11.11%) 3Com
8 2 (11.11%) Google
8 2 (11.11%) HP
8 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
9 1 (5.56%) ArcSight
9 1 (5.56%) Avaya
9 1 (5.56%) Meraki
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