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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 111 109 110
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 22 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.71% 1.00% 1.20%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.57% 5.67% 7.41%
Number of salaries quoted 14 21 25
Average salary £35,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-26.31% +5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +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
392 388 351
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 19.76% 17.69% 16.25%
Number of salaries quoted 360 307 321
Average salary £49,500 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.21% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £31,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 2 September 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 2 September 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 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (89.47%) Firewall
3 19 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (42.11%) CCNP
6 15 (39.47%) LAN
6 15 (39.47%) WAN
6 15 (39.47%) VMware
6 15 (39.47%) F5
7 13 (34.21%) VPN
8 12 (31.58%) DNS
8 12 (31.58%) Linux
8 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
8 12 (31.58%) Network Security
9 11 (28.95%) Juniper
10 10 (26.32%) ITIL
11 9 (23.68%) CCNA
11 9 (23.68%) OSPF
11 9 (23.68%) McAfee
11 9 (23.68%) BGP
11 9 (23.68%) Risk Assessment
11 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
11 9 (23.68%) Network Design
11 9 (23.68%) BIG-IP
11 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
11 9 (23.68%) SELinux
12 8 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
12 8 (21.05%) EIGRP
12 8 (21.05%) VoIP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 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.

Applications
1 3 (7.89%) MS Office
2 1 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 34 (89.47%) Firewall
2 19 (50.00%) TCP/IP
3 15 (39.47%) LAN
3 15 (39.47%) WAN
4 13 (34.21%) VPN
5 12 (31.58%) DNS
5 12 (31.58%) Network Security
6 9 (23.68%) Cisco Nexus
6 9 (23.68%) BIG-IP
6 9 (23.68%) OSPF
6 9 (23.68%) BGP
7 8 (21.05%) EIGRP
7 8 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
7 8 (21.05%) VoIP
8 7 (18.42%) VLAN
8 7 (18.42%) Wireshark
8 7 (18.42%) HSRP
8 7 (18.42%) MPLS
8 7 (18.42%) Wi-Fi
8 7 (18.42%) Wireless
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 6 (15.79%) Finance
3 5 (13.16%) Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Marketing
4 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 16 (42.11%) Network Engineer
2 15 (39.47%) Analyst
3 12 (31.58%) Network Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) Network Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Consultant
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (5.26%) Senior Security Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Security Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Security Analyst
6 2 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
6 2 (5.26%) Cyber Security Analyst
7 1 (2.63%) Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Network Operations Engineer
7 1 (2.63%) Sales Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Architect
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Network Specialist
7 1 (2.63%) Senior Network Consultant
7 1 (2.63%) Implementation Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 3 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (5.26%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.63%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Linux
2 3 (7.89%) UNIX
2 3 (7.89%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (26.32%) ITIL
2 9 (23.68%) Risk Assessment
2 9 (23.68%) Network Design
3 7 (18.42%) Load Balancing
3 7 (18.42%) Service Delivery
4 6 (15.79%) High Availability
5 3 (7.89%) SIEM
5 3 (7.89%) Vulnerability Management
5 3 (7.89%) Computer Security
5 3 (7.89%) Mentoring
6 2 (5.26%) Cyber Security
6 2 (5.26%) E-Commerce
7 1 (2.63%) DNA
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Migration
7 1 (2.63%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (2.63%) Programme Management
7 1 (2.63%) Network Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) ITIL V3
7 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.89%) SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (44.74%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (42.11%) CCNP
3 9 (23.68%) CCNA
4 5 (13.16%) CCSE
4 5 (13.16%) SC Cleared
4 5 (13.16%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.53%) CCIE
6 3 (7.89%) CCSA
6 3 (7.89%) Degree
7 1 (2.63%) JNCIP
7 1 (2.63%) CCDP
7 1 (2.63%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (23.68%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (7.89%) PCI DSS
3 2 (5.26%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (23.68%) SELinux
2 3 (7.89%) AirWatch
2 3 (7.89%) Nessus
2 3 (7.89%) Nmap
Vendors
1 38 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (50.00%) CheckPoint
3 15 (39.47%) VMware
3 15 (39.47%) F5
4 11 (28.95%) Juniper
5 9 (23.68%) McAfee
6 3 (7.89%) FireEye
6 3 (7.89%) IronPort
6 3 (7.89%) SolarWinds
6 3 (7.89%) Infoblox
6 3 (7.89%) Microsoft
6 3 (7.89%) Remedy
7 2 (5.26%) Sourcefire
8 1 (2.63%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.63%) Blue Coat
8 1 (2.63%) SAP
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