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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 109 100 100
Rank change year-on-year
-9 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 33 24 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.47% 1.18% 0.97%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.35% 6.72% 4.24%
Number of salaries quoted 32 23 12
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,374
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +27.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £31,075
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £54,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
395 357 377
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 17.61% 17.49% 22.75%
Number of salaries quoted 335 323 307
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -10.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 28 November 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 49 (90.74%) Firewall
3 42 (77.78%) CheckPoint
4 36 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (51.85%) Network Security
6 22 (40.74%) CCSE
7 21 (38.89%) CCSA
8 19 (35.19%) CCNA
8 19 (35.19%) VPN
9 18 (33.33%) MPLS
9 18 (33.33%) Network Management
10 17 (31.48%) CCNP
11 16 (29.63%) Fortinet
12 15 (27.78%) OSPF
13 14 (25.93%) LAN
13 14 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
14 13 (24.07%) Blue Coat
14 13 (24.07%) WAN
14 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
14 13 (24.07%) Juniper
14 13 (24.07%) BGP
14 13 (24.07%) EIGRP
15 12 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
16 11 (20.37%) VPLS
16 11 (20.37%) IPsec
17 10 (18.52%) Legal
17 10 (18.52%) JNCIA
17 10 (18.52%) JNCIS
18 9 (16.67%) Wireless
19 7 (12.96%) Websense

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 3 (5.56%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.85%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.85%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 49 (90.74%) Firewall
2 28 (51.85%) Network Security
3 19 (35.19%) VPN
4 18 (33.33%) MPLS
5 15 (27.78%) OSPF
6 14 (25.93%) LAN
6 14 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (24.07%) WAN
7 13 (24.07%) TCP/IP
7 13 (24.07%) BGP
7 13 (24.07%) EIGRP
8 12 (22.22%) Intrusion Detection
9 11 (20.37%) IPsec
9 11 (20.37%) VPLS
10 9 (16.67%) Wireless
11 5 (9.26%) Broadband
12 3 (5.56%) SAN
13 2 (3.70%) VLAN
14 1 (1.85%) WLAN
14 1 (1.85%) Cisco IOS
General
1 10 (18.52%) Legal
2 2 (3.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.70%) Finance
3 1 (1.85%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (64.81%) Network Engineer
2 18 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 16 (29.63%) Network Security Engineer
3 16 (29.63%) Analyst
3 16 (29.63%) Network Analyst
4 13 (24.07%) Security Analyst
4 13 (24.07%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (14.81%) Consultant
6 7 (12.96%) Cisco Engineer
7 6 (11.11%) Security Consultant
7 6 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 5 (9.26%) Support Engineer
9 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (7.41%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (5.56%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
10 3 (5.56%) Pre Sales Consultant
10 3 (5.56%) Network Project Manager
10 3 (5.56%) Network Security Consultant
10 3 (5.56%) Network Manager
10 3 (5.56%) Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.41%) CESG
2 3 (5.56%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (7.41%) Windows
2 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (33.33%) Network Management
2 7 (12.96%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (9.26%) Service Management
3 5 (9.26%) Stakeholder Management
3 5 (9.26%) Supplier Management
4 3 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (5.56%) Network Design
4 3 (5.56%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (5.56%) SIEM
5 2 (3.70%) Information Security
6 1 (1.85%) Risk Management
6 1 (1.85%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.85%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (1.85%) Time Management
6 1 (1.85%) Change Control
6 1 (1.85%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (1.85%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.85%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 36 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (40.74%) CCSE
3 21 (38.89%) CCSA
4 19 (35.19%) CCNA
5 17 (31.48%) CCNP
6 10 (18.52%) JNCIA
6 10 (18.52%) JNCIS
7 5 (9.26%) CCIE
8 4 (7.41%) MCSE
8 4 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (7.41%) CISSP
9 3 (5.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (5.56%) MCITP
9 3 (5.56%) CCDP
10 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
10 2 (3.70%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.85%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (1.85%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.11%) SLA
1 6 (11.11%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.70%) GPG13
2 2 (3.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 4 (7.41%) Hyper-V
1 4 (7.41%) XenDesktop
2 3 (5.56%) XenApp
2 3 (5.56%) XenServer
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Server
2 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (5.56%) Active Directory
3 2 (3.70%) Snort
3 2 (3.70%) Squid
4 1 (1.85%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (7.41%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 54 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (77.78%) CheckPoint
3 16 (29.63%) Fortinet
4 13 (24.07%) Blue Coat
4 13 (24.07%) Juniper
5 7 (12.96%) Websense
5 7 (12.96%) F5
6 6 (11.11%) Sourcefire
7 5 (9.26%) Riverbed
7 5 (9.26%) SolarWinds
8 4 (7.41%) Microsoft
8 4 (7.41%) Citrix
9 3 (5.56%) HP
9 3 (5.56%) NetApp
9 3 (5.56%) VMware
9 3 (5.56%) WatchGuard
9 3 (5.56%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.85%) IronPort
10 1 (1.85%) Aruba
10 1 (1.85%) McAfee
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Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benifit package
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