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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 97 103 90
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 33 19 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.60% 1.01% 1.08%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.85% 5.44% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 32 19 12
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +26.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £40,000 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
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
335 349 368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 16.22% 18.56% 22.02%
Number of salaries quoted 302 308 299
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £44,827
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -5.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £31,698
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 19 December 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 56 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (91.07%) Firewall
3 44 (78.57%) CheckPoint
4 38 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (51.79%) Network Security
6 23 (41.07%) CCSE
6 23 (41.07%) VPN
7 21 (37.50%) CCSA
7 21 (37.50%) CCNA
8 19 (33.93%) Fortinet
9 17 (30.36%) MPLS
9 17 (30.36%) CCNP
10 16 (28.57%) Network Management
10 16 (28.57%) Juniper
11 15 (26.79%) Blue Coat
12 14 (25.00%) OSPF
12 14 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
12 14 (25.00%) LAN
12 14 (25.00%) WAN
13 13 (23.21%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (21.43%) JNCIA
14 12 (21.43%) JNCIS
14 12 (21.43%) BGP
14 12 (21.43%) EIGRP
15 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
16 10 (17.86%) Wireless
16 10 (17.86%) IPsec
17 9 (16.07%) F5
17 9 (16.07%) VPLS
18 8 (14.29%) Legal

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 1 (1.79%) IIS
1 1 (1.79%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Office
1 1 (1.79%) MS Excel
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 51 (91.07%) Firewall
2 29 (51.79%) Network Security
3 23 (41.07%) VPN
4 17 (30.36%) MPLS
5 14 (25.00%) OSPF
5 14 (25.00%) LAN
5 14 (25.00%) WAN
5 14 (25.00%) Intrusion Detection
6 13 (23.21%) Cisco Nexus
7 12 (21.43%) BGP
7 12 (21.43%) EIGRP
8 11 (19.64%) TCP/IP
9 10 (17.86%) Wireless
9 10 (17.86%) IPsec
10 9 (16.07%) VPLS
11 5 (8.93%) Broadband
12 3 (5.36%) VLAN
13 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
13 2 (3.57%) Cisco PIX
13 2 (3.57%) DMVPN
General
1 8 (14.29%) Legal
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
3 2 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.79%) Back Office
4 1 (1.79%) Law
Job Titles
1 35 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 15 (26.79%) Security Engineer
3 14 (25.00%) Analyst
3 14 (25.00%) Network Analyst
4 13 (23.21%) Network Security Engineer
5 11 (19.64%) Security Analyst
5 11 (19.64%) Network Security Analyst
6 9 (16.07%) Consultant
7 7 (12.50%) Security Consultant
7 7 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
8 6 (10.71%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (7.14%) Network Security Consultant
9 4 (7.14%) Network Consultant
9 4 (7.14%) Sales Consultant
10 3 (5.36%) Project Manager
10 3 (5.36%) Network Manager
10 3 (5.36%) Support Engineer
10 3 (5.36%) Network Project Manager
10 3 (5.36%) Pre Sales Consultant
11 2 (3.57%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.14%) CESG
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.79%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.57%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Linux
2 1 (1.79%) CentOS
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (28.57%) Network Management
2 7 (12.50%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (8.93%) Supplier Management
3 5 (8.93%) Service Management
3 5 (8.93%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (7.14%) Network Design
5 3 (5.36%) Penetration Testing
5 3 (5.36%) Kalman Filter
5 3 (5.36%) SIEM
6 2 (3.57%) Change Control
6 2 (3.57%) Information Security
6 2 (3.57%) ITIL
7 1 (1.79%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.79%) Project Management
7 1 (1.79%) Service Delivery
7 1 (1.79%) Risk Management
7 1 (1.79%) Migration
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL V3
7 1 (1.79%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.79%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) Perl
1 1 (1.79%) PHP
1 1 (1.79%) SQL
1 1 (1.79%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 38 (67.86%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (41.07%) CCSE
3 21 (37.50%) CCNA
3 21 (37.50%) CCSA
4 17 (30.36%) CCNP
5 12 (21.43%) JNCIA
5 12 (21.43%) JNCIS
6 5 (8.93%) CCIE
7 4 (7.14%) CISSP
8 3 (5.36%) CCDP
8 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
9 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
9 2 (3.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (3.57%) MCSE
9 2 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.79%) RHCE
10 1 (1.79%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.79%) CCSP
10 1 (1.79%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.79%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.71%) SLA
1 6 (10.71%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.57%) GPG13
2 2 (3.57%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (3.57%) Snort
1 2 (3.57%) Squid
1 2 (3.57%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.57%) XenDesktop
2 1 (1.79%) vSphere
2 1 (1.79%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (1.79%) XenApp
2 1 (1.79%) XenServer
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.79%) ProxySG
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Server
2 1 (1.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (7.14%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.79%) Nagios
2 1 (1.79%) Cacti
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Cisco
2 44 (78.57%) CheckPoint
3 19 (33.93%) Fortinet
4 16 (28.57%) Juniper
5 15 (26.79%) Blue Coat
6 9 (16.07%) F5
7 7 (12.50%) Sourcefire
7 7 (12.50%) Websense
8 6 (10.71%) Riverbed
8 6 (10.71%) SolarWinds
9 2 (3.57%) VMware
9 2 (3.57%) Microsoft
9 2 (3.57%) Citrix
10 1 (1.79%) HP
10 1 (1.79%) NetApp
10 1 (1.79%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.79%) McAfee
10 1 (1.79%) WatchGuard
10 1 (1.79%) SonicWALL
10 1 (1.79%) IronPort
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Vertical IT
Salary: £20000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £40000.00 per annum + Plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago