Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 268 223 262
Rank change year-on-year -45 +39 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 36 66 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.45% 0.88% 0.16%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.17% 5.70% 1.13%
Number of salaries quoted 29 50 7
Manchester median annual salary £47,000 £37,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +26.17% -12.35% +21.43%
10th Percentile £32,500 £28,750 £37,550
90th Percentile £60,250 £55,250 £48,500
North West median annual salary £45,000 £41,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year +9.76% +0.61% +14.79%

Cisco ASA is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Manchester
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 1134 1157 1064
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 14.27% 15.42% 14.33%
Number of salaries quoted 980 1013 834
Manchester median annual salary £38,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £22,750 £24,250 £20,000
90th Percentile £60,350 £57,500 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
% change year-on-year +3.90% +2.67% -

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Manchester

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in Manchester

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Manchester over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Manchester

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford -5 2 £43,500 -20.91%
Cisco ASA
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 31 (86.11%) CCNP
2 31 (86.11%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (83.33%) Firewall
4 25 (69.44%) VPN
5 20 (55.56%) BGP
6 19 (52.78%) LAN
7 17 (47.22%) IPsec
8 16 (44.44%) WAN
8 16 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
9 15 (41.67%) Network Security
10 13 (36.11%) EIGRP
10 13 (36.11%) Wireless
10 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
11 12 (33.33%) Cacti
11 12 (33.33%) SolarWinds
12 11 (30.56%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (30.56%) FortiGate
13 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
13 10 (27.78%) IronPort
14 9 (25.00%) HSRP
14 9 (25.00%) F5
14 9 (25.00%) SSL
14 9 (25.00%) Juniper
14 9 (25.00%) MPLS
14 9 (25.00%) OSPF
15 8 (22.22%) Siemens
15 8 (22.22%) Ethernet
15 8 (22.22%) WLAN
15 8 (22.22%) BIG-IP

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (11.11%) IIS
1 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 10 (27.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 30 (83.33%) Firewall
2 25 (69.44%) VPN
3 20 (55.56%) BGP
4 19 (52.78%) LAN
5 17 (47.22%) IPsec
6 16 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (44.44%) WAN
7 15 (41.67%) Network Security
8 13 (36.11%) EIGRP
8 13 (36.11%) Wireless
9 11 (30.56%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (25.00%) HSRP
10 9 (25.00%) MPLS
10 9 (25.00%) OSPF
10 9 (25.00%) SSL
11 8 (22.22%) BIG-IP
11 8 (22.22%) Ethernet
11 8 (22.22%) OpenScape
11 8 (22.22%) VRRP
11 8 (22.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (38.89%) Network Engineer
2 13 (36.11%) Cisco Engineer
3 9 (25.00%) Network Specialist
4 7 (19.44%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 7 (19.44%) Security Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) IP Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Network Security Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
5 6 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Implementation Engineer
6 5 (13.89%) Juniper Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 4 (11.11%) Lead Network Engineer
8 3 (8.33%) Network Design Specialist
8 3 (8.33%) Network Security Specialist
8 3 (8.33%) Security Specialist
8 3 (8.33%) Senior Security Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (22.22%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.78%) FreeSWITCH
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Data Centre
2 8 (22.22%) Video Conferencing
3 5 (13.89%) Clustering
4 4 (11.11%) PKI
5 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
6 1 (2.78%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
1 6 (16.67%) Unix
2 4 (11.11%) Windows
2 4 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
1 6 (16.67%) Release Management
2 5 (13.89%) High Availability
2 5 (13.89%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (13.89%) Web Filtering
3 4 (11.11%) Load Balancing
3 4 (11.11%) Open Source
4 3 (8.33%) Change Management
4 3 (8.33%) Coaching
4 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 3 (8.33%) Network Design
4 3 (8.33%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (5.56%) ITIL
5 2 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
6 1 (2.78%) Cybersecurity
6 1 (2.78%) Data Protection
6 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Strategic Planning
6 1 (2.78%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) C
2 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 31 (86.11%) CCNP
1 31 (86.11%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (16.67%) CCDP
2 6 (16.67%) CCNA
3 5 (13.89%) JNCIP
4 4 (11.11%) MCSE
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (8.33%) CCIE
5 3 (8.33%) SC Cleared
5 3 (8.33%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.78%) CCSA
6 1 (2.78%) CISSP
System Software
1 6 (16.67%) Firmware
2 4 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (2.78%) OpenSIPS
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (33.33%) Cacti
2 11 (30.56%) FortiGate
3 6 (16.67%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (11.11%) Microsoft Clustering
5 1 (2.78%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 10 (27.78%) IronPort
4 9 (25.00%) F5
4 9 (25.00%) Juniper
5 8 (22.22%) Polycom
5 8 (22.22%) Siemens
6 5 (13.89%) BT
6 5 (13.89%) VMware
7 4 (11.11%) Microsoft
8 3 (8.33%) Citrix
9 2 (5.56%) Brocade
10 1 (2.78%) Capita
10 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
10 1 (2.78%) Meraki
10 1 (2.78%) NetApp
10 1 (2.78%) Palo Alto
10 1 (2.78%) Redback