The table below looks at the statistics 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 26 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 95 105 93
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 20 7 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.15% 0.43% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.38% 2.58% 5.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 5
Average salary £37,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
Cisco ASA
West Midlands

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

Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
271 271 311
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.54% 16.54% 18.72%
Number of salaries quoted 229 237 251
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 26 March 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 49 (90.74%) Firewall
3 39 (72.22%) CheckPoint
4 32 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
5 26 (48.15%) VPN
6 25 (46.30%) CCNA
7 16 (29.63%) CCNP
7 16 (29.63%) Network Security
8 15 (27.78%) CCSE
9 14 (25.93%) MPLS
9 14 (25.93%) CCSA
9 14 (25.93%) Fortinet
10 13 (24.07%) Juniper
10 13 (24.07%) F5
11 11 (20.37%) WAN
11 11 (20.37%) OSPF
11 11 (20.37%) BGP
12 10 (18.52%) Wireless
12 10 (18.52%) Finance
13 8 (14.81%) LAN
13 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
13 8 (14.81%) Blue Coat
13 8 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
13 8 (14.81%) JNCIA
13 8 (14.81%) JNCIS
13 8 (14.81%) Network Management
13 8 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
14 7 (12.96%) SLA
14 7 (12.96%) Sourcefire
14 7 (12.96%) PCI DSS

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 2 (3.70%) IIS
1 2 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.70%) MS Office
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (90.74%) Firewall
2 26 (48.15%) VPN
3 16 (29.63%) Network Security
4 14 (25.93%) MPLS
5 11 (20.37%) OSPF
5 11 (20.37%) BGP
5 11 (20.37%) WAN
6 10 (18.52%) Wireless
7 8 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 8 (14.81%) Cisco Nexus
7 8 (14.81%) LAN
7 8 (14.81%) TCP/IP
8 6 (11.11%) DNS
9 5 (9.26%) Broadband
9 5 (9.26%) EIGRP
9 5 (9.26%) FWSM
9 5 (9.26%) IPsec
10 4 (7.41%) VLAN
10 4 (7.41%) Wireshark
10 4 (7.41%) SSL
General
1 10 (18.52%) Finance
2 5 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.85%) Back Office
3 1 (1.85%) Electronics
3 1 (1.85%) Law
3 1 (1.85%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (44.44%) Network Engineer
2 12 (22.22%) Consultant
3 10 (18.52%) Analyst
4 9 (16.67%) Network Consultant
4 9 (16.67%) Network Analyst
5 7 (12.96%) Security Consultant
5 7 (12.96%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (9.26%) Sales Consultant
8 4 (7.41%) Network Security Consultant
9 3 (5.56%) Network Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Network Project Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Architect
9 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Network Manager
9 3 (5.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 2 (3.70%) Security Specialist
10 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
11 1 (1.85%) Support Engineer
11 1 (1.85%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.56%) CESG
2 1 (1.85%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.85%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.85%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.70%) Windows
1 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (1.85%) CentOS
2 1 (1.85%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (14.81%) Network Management
2 7 (12.96%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (9.26%) Supplier Management
3 5 (9.26%) ITIL
3 5 (9.26%) Service Management
3 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.41%) Service Delivery
4 4 (7.41%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.56%) Network Design
5 3 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
6 2 (3.70%) Supply Chain Management
6 2 (3.70%) Migration
6 2 (3.70%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.70%) ITIL V3
6 2 (3.70%) High Availability
7 1 (1.85%) Change Control
7 1 (1.85%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.85%) Use Case
7 1 (1.85%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.85%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) C
1 1 (1.85%) Perl
1 1 (1.85%) PHP
1 1 (1.85%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.85%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (59.26%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (46.30%) CCNA
3 16 (29.63%) CCNP
4 15 (27.78%) CCSE
5 14 (25.93%) CCSA
6 8 (14.81%) JNCIA
6 8 (14.81%) JNCIS
7 3 (5.56%) CCIE
7 3 (5.56%) CCDP
7 3 (5.56%) CISSP
8 2 (3.70%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.85%) Degree
9 1 (1.85%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.85%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
1 7 (12.96%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.70%) Terminal Services
1 2 (3.70%) Snort
2 1 (1.85%) vSphere
2 1 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.85%) Nagios
2 1 (1.85%) Cacti
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 39 (72.22%) CheckPoint
3 14 (25.93%) Fortinet
4 13 (24.07%) Juniper
4 13 (24.07%) F5
5 8 (14.81%) Blue Coat
6 7 (12.96%) Sourcefire
7 6 (11.11%) VMware
7 6 (11.11%) Riverbed
7 6 (11.11%) SolarWinds
8 5 (9.26%) Websense
9 2 (3.70%) Sophos
9 2 (3.70%) Veeam
10 1 (1.85%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.85%) SAP
10 1 (1.85%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.85%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + pension, health insurance, 26 days
Posted: 6 days ago