The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 104 101 106
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 18 22 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.92% 1.09% 0.30%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.77% 7.07% 1.37%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 3
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +31.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £40,000 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £42,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
312 311 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.00% 15.37% 21.64%
Number of salaries quoted 260 281 300
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
West Midlands

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (78.26%) Cisco Certification
3 17 (73.91%) Firewall
4 16 (69.57%) Network Security
5 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
6 11 (47.83%) CCNP
6 11 (47.83%) LAN
7 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
7 10 (43.48%) CCSE
8 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (39.13%) WAN
9 8 (34.78%) MPLS
9 8 (34.78%) OSPF
9 8 (34.78%) BGP
9 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
10 7 (30.43%) CCSA
10 7 (30.43%) IPsec
10 7 (30.43%) Legal
10 7 (30.43%) VMware
10 7 (30.43%) Network Management
10 7 (30.43%) VPLS
11 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
12 5 (21.74%) CCNA
13 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
13 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
13 4 (17.39%) Citrix
13 4 (17.39%) Juniper
13 4 (17.39%) Windows
13 4 (17.39%) Wireless
13 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 4 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (4.35%) Apache Solr
2 1 (4.35%) NServiceBus
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
2 1 (4.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 17 (73.91%) Firewall
2 16 (69.57%) Network Security
3 11 (47.83%) LAN
4 10 (43.48%) TCP/IP
5 9 (39.13%) WAN
5 9 (39.13%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (34.78%) MPLS
6 8 (34.78%) OSPF
6 8 (34.78%) BGP
6 8 (34.78%) EIGRP
7 7 (30.43%) IPsec
7 7 (30.43%) VPLS
8 4 (17.39%) Wireless
9 3 (13.04%) VPN
9 3 (13.04%) SAN
10 1 (4.35%) SSL
10 1 (4.35%) Junos
10 1 (4.35%) DMVPN
10 1 (4.35%) HTTP
10 1 (4.35%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.35%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.35%) FogBugz
General
1 7 (30.43%) Legal
2 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 1 (4.35%) Finance
3 1 (4.35%) Retail
Job Titles
1 15 (65.22%) Security Engineer
2 14 (60.87%) Network Engineer
3 10 (43.48%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Network Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Security Analyst
4 7 (30.43%) Network Security Analyst
5 4 (17.39%) Consultant
6 3 (13.04%) Security Specialist
6 3 (13.04%) Support Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support
6 3 (13.04%) IT Security Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) Operations Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) IT Security Specialist
7 2 (8.70%) Security Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Network Consultant
7 2 (8.70%) Network Security Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Cisco Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.35%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
2 1 (4.35%) SecurID
2 1 (4.35%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Linux
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Network Management
2 3 (13.04%) SIEM
2 3 (13.04%) Protective Monitoring
2 3 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (13.04%) Incident Management
2 3 (13.04%) Service Delivery
2 3 (13.04%) Risk Management
2 3 (13.04%) Ethical Hacking
3 2 (8.70%) Information Security
4 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (4.35%) Time Management
4 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (4.35%) Network Design
4 1 (4.35%) Business Continuity
4 1 (4.35%) Change Management
4 1 (4.35%) ITIL
4 1 (4.35%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) T-SQL
1 1 (4.35%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 18 (78.26%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (47.83%) CCNP
3 10 (43.48%) CCSE
4 7 (30.43%) CCSA
5 5 (21.74%) CCNA
6 3 (13.04%) CISSP
6 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (13.04%) MCSE
6 3 (13.04%) CCSP
6 3 (13.04%) CEH
6 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (13.04%) MCITP
7 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) CCIE
8 1 (4.35%) CCIP
8 1 (4.35%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 2 (8.70%) PCI DSS
1 2 (8.70%) GPG13
System Software
1 4 (17.39%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (17.39%) Active Directory
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Server
2 3 (13.04%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.04%) XenApp
2 3 (13.04%) XenServer
2 3 (13.04%) XenDesktop
3 2 (8.70%) Snort
3 2 (8.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (13.04%) FortiGate
2 1 (4.35%) Nagios
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (60.87%) CheckPoint
3 7 (30.43%) VMware
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 4 (17.39%) Citrix
5 4 (17.39%) Juniper
6 3 (13.04%) NetApp
6 3 (13.04%) Symantec
6 3 (13.04%) HP
6 3 (13.04%) WatchGuard
6 3 (13.04%) SonicWALL
7 2 (8.70%) Blue Coat
7 2 (8.70%) Sourcefire
7 2 (8.70%) Fortinet
7 2 (8.70%) Websense
8 1 (4.35%) Dell
8 1 (4.35%) Fujitsu
8 1 (4.35%) IronPort
8 1 (4.35%) Aruba
8 1 (4.35%) Meru Networks
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Search Consultancy
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
Aximis West
Salary: £0 - £45,000 per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago