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

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 96 100 92
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 24 6 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.31% 0.38% 1.32%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.60% 1.90% 5.99%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 12
Average salary £42,500 £53,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.93% +19.44%
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
279 315 367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 15.27% 20.05% 22.10%
Number of salaries quoted 258 271 294
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +8.97%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,800 £31,748
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £62,000
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 26 January 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 47 (92.16%) Firewall
3 40 (78.43%) CheckPoint
4 32 (62.75%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (45.10%) VPN
5 23 (45.10%) Network Security
6 21 (41.18%) CCNA
7 19 (37.25%) CCSE
8 18 (35.29%) Fortinet
9 17 (33.33%) CCSA
10 15 (29.41%) Juniper
10 15 (29.41%) MPLS
11 14 (27.45%) Intrusion Detection
12 13 (25.49%) Blue Coat
13 12 (23.53%) JNCIA
13 12 (23.53%) JNCIS
13 12 (23.53%) Network Management
14 11 (21.57%) OSPF
14 11 (21.57%) CCNP
14 11 (21.57%) WAN
15 10 (19.61%) F5
16 9 (17.65%) BGP
17 8 (15.69%) EIGRP
17 8 (15.69%) LAN
18 7 (13.73%) SLA
18 7 (13.73%) Wireless
18 7 (13.73%) IPsec
18 7 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
18 7 (13.73%) Performance Monitoring
19 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (3.92%) IIS
2 1 (1.96%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Office
2 1 (1.96%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 47 (92.16%) Firewall
2 23 (45.10%) VPN
2 23 (45.10%) Network Security
3 15 (29.41%) MPLS
4 14 (27.45%) Intrusion Detection
5 11 (21.57%) OSPF
5 11 (21.57%) WAN
6 9 (17.65%) BGP
7 8 (15.69%) EIGRP
7 8 (15.69%) LAN
8 7 (13.73%) Wireless
8 7 (13.73%) IPsec
8 7 (13.73%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (9.80%) TCP/IP
9 5 (9.80%) VPLS
9 5 (9.80%) Broadband
10 3 (5.88%) SSL
10 3 (5.88%) VLAN
11 2 (3.92%) SAN
11 2 (3.92%) DNS
General
1 6 (11.76%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Legal
3 1 (1.96%) Back Office
3 1 (1.96%) Law
Job Titles
1 32 (62.75%) Network Engineer
2 11 (21.57%) Analyst
3 10 (19.61%) Network Analyst
4 9 (17.65%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (17.65%) Security Engineer
5 7 (13.73%) Network Security Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Security Analyst
5 7 (13.73%) Cisco Engineer
6 6 (11.76%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (9.80%) Security Consultant
7 5 (9.80%) Consultant
8 4 (7.84%) Sales Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Network Manager
9 3 (5.88%) Project Manager
9 3 (5.88%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 3 (5.88%) Network Project Manager
10 2 (3.92%) Network Security Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Network Consultant
10 2 (3.92%) Support Analyst
10 2 (3.92%) Network Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (7.84%) CESG
2 1 (1.96%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.96%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.92%) Windows
2 1 (1.96%) Linux
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.96%) CentOS
2 1 (1.96%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (23.53%) Network Management
2 7 (13.73%) Performance Monitoring
3 5 (9.80%) Supplier Management
3 5 (9.80%) Service Management
3 5 (9.80%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (5.88%) Network Design
4 3 (5.88%) Penetration Testing
4 3 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
4 3 (5.88%) SIEM
5 2 (3.92%) Change Control
5 2 (3.92%) ITIL
6 1 (1.96%) E-Commerce
6 1 (1.96%) Project Management
6 1 (1.96%) ITIL V3
6 1 (1.96%) Incident Management
6 1 (1.96%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (1.96%) Load Balancing
6 1 (1.96%) Use Case
6 1 (1.96%) Supply Chain Management
6 1 (1.96%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.96%) C
1 1 (1.96%) Perl
1 1 (1.96%) PHP
1 1 (1.96%) SQL
1 1 (1.96%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.96%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 32 (62.75%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (41.18%) CCNA
3 19 (37.25%) CCSE
4 17 (33.33%) CCSA
5 12 (23.53%) JNCIA
5 12 (23.53%) JNCIS
6 11 (21.57%) CCNP
7 4 (7.84%) CISSP
8 3 (5.88%) CCDP
8 3 (5.88%) CCIE
9 2 (3.92%) Security Cleared
10 1 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.96%) CCSP
10 1 (1.96%) MCSE
10 1 (1.96%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.96%) RHCE
10 1 (1.96%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.96%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.96%) Degree
10 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.73%) SLA
2 6 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.96%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.96%) Terminal Services
1 1 (1.96%) ProxySG
1 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
1 1 (1.96%) XenDesktop
1 1 (1.96%) vSphere
1 1 (1.96%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (7.84%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.96%) Nagios
2 1 (1.96%) Cacti
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 40 (78.43%) CheckPoint
3 18 (35.29%) Fortinet
4 15 (29.41%) Juniper
5 13 (25.49%) Blue Coat
6 10 (19.61%) F5
7 6 (11.76%) Riverbed
7 6 (11.76%) SolarWinds
8 5 (9.80%) Sourcefire
8 5 (9.80%) Websense
9 3 (5.88%) VMware
10 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
11 1 (1.96%) Citrix
11 1 (1.96%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.96%) McAfee
11 1 (1.96%) Sophos
11 1 (1.96%) WatchGuard
11 1 (1.96%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £28000 - £32000 per annum + Benefits & 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 18 days ago