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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 106 108 100
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 21 23 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.97% 1.07% 0.48%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.74% 6.78% 2.33%
Number of salaries quoted 20 23 5
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £38,000 £37,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £60,000 £45,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
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
366 339 344
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.86% 15.82% 20.54%
Number of salaries quoted 291 312 270
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £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 22 August 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (78.26%) Firewall
4 16 (69.57%) Network Security
5 13 (56.52%) CheckPoint
5 13 (56.52%) CCNP
6 12 (52.17%) LAN
7 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
7 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (43.48%) MPLS
8 10 (43.48%) OSPF
8 10 (43.48%) WAN
8 10 (43.48%) BGP
8 10 (43.48%) EIGRP
8 10 (43.48%) CCSA
8 10 (43.48%) CCSE
9 9 (39.13%) Legal
9 9 (39.13%) IPsec
9 9 (39.13%) Network Management
9 9 (39.13%) VPLS
10 7 (30.43%) CCNA
11 5 (21.74%) Juniper
12 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
12 4 (17.39%) Wireless
12 4 (17.39%) Citrix
12 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
12 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
12 4 (17.39%) Windows
12 4 (17.39%) MCSE
12 4 (17.39%) XenDesktop

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 (13.04%) MS Exchange
2 1 (4.35%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (13.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 16 (69.57%) Network Security
3 12 (52.17%) LAN
4 11 (47.83%) TCP/IP
4 11 (47.83%) Cisco Nexus
5 10 (43.48%) MPLS
5 10 (43.48%) OSPF
5 10 (43.48%) WAN
5 10 (43.48%) BGP
5 10 (43.48%) EIGRP
6 9 (39.13%) IPsec
6 9 (39.13%) VPLS
7 4 (17.39%) Wireless
8 3 (13.04%) SAN
9 2 (8.70%) VPN
10 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 1 (4.35%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
10 1 (4.35%) DMVPN
10 1 (4.35%) iSCSI
10 1 (4.35%) Cisco IOS
General
1 9 (39.13%) Legal
2 2 (8.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (69.57%) Network Engineer
2 14 (60.87%) Security Engineer
3 12 (52.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (39.13%) Security Analyst
4 9 (39.13%) Network Analyst
4 9 (39.13%) Analyst
4 9 (39.13%) Network Security Analyst
5 5 (21.74%) Consultant
6 4 (17.39%) Support Engineer
6 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 3 (13.04%) Network Consultant
7 3 (13.04%) Security Consultant
7 3 (13.04%) Network Security Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Network Design Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Core Network Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Implementation Engineer
8 1 (4.35%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (4.35%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (13.04%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (17.39%) Windows
2 3 (13.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Network Management
2 2 (8.70%) Network Design
2 2 (8.70%) Information Security
3 1 (4.35%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (4.35%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (4.35%) Change Control
3 1 (4.35%) Time Management
3 1 (4.35%) ITIL
3 1 (4.35%) Project Management
3 1 (4.35%) Service Management
3 1 (4.35%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 19 (82.61%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (56.52%) CCNP
3 10 (43.48%) CCSA
3 10 (43.48%) CCSE
4 7 (30.43%) CCNA
5 4 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (17.39%) MCSE
6 3 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (13.04%) MCITP
7 2 (8.70%) CCIE
7 2 (8.70%) SC Cleared
7 2 (8.70%) Security Cleared
8 1 (4.35%) CCIP
8 1 (4.35%) JNCIA
8 1 (4.35%) JNCIS
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%) XenDesktop
1 4 (17.39%) Hyper-V
2 3 (13.04%) XenApp
2 3 (13.04%) XenServer
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (13.04%) VMware Server
2 3 (13.04%) Active Directory
3 2 (8.70%) Squid
3 2 (8.70%) Snort
4 1 (4.35%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (56.52%) CheckPoint
3 5 (21.74%) Juniper
4 4 (17.39%) Blue Coat
4 4 (17.39%) Citrix
4 4 (17.39%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Fortinet
5 3 (13.04%) WatchGuard
5 3 (13.04%) SonicWALL
5 3 (13.04%) HP
5 3 (13.04%) NetApp
5 3 (13.04%) VMware
5 3 (13.04%) Sourcefire
6 2 (8.70%) Websense
7 1 (4.35%) Meru Networks
7 1 (4.35%) Aruba
7 1 (4.35%) F5
7 1 (4.35%) IronPort
7 1 (4.35%) McAfee
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago