The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Birmingham region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 109 103 89
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 6 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.33% 0.86% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.24% 4.64% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 5 2 8
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +13.92%
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
Communications & Networking Category
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
268 323 251
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 14.77% 18.57% 17.29%
Number of salaries quoted 238 259 216
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,350 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
West Midlands

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
3 13 (76.47%) Network Security
4 10 (58.82%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
4 10 (58.82%) CCSP
5 9 (52.94%) CISSP
5 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
5 9 (52.94%) CCSE
5 9 (52.94%) Ethical Hacking
5 9 (52.94%) CEH
5 9 (52.94%) FortiGate
5 9 (52.94%) Protective Monitoring
6 7 (41.18%) SIEM
6 7 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
6 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
6 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
7 6 (35.29%) VMware
8 5 (29.41%) Symantec
8 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 5 (29.41%) LAN
8 5 (29.41%) Linux
9 4 (23.53%) CCIE
9 4 (23.53%) Wireless
9 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
10 3 (17.65%) Time Management
10 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
10 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
10 3 (17.65%) VPN
10 3 (17.65%) RSS

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
1 1 (5.88%) NServiceBus
1 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
1 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
1 1 (5.88%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.88%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 13 (76.47%) Network Security
2 10 (58.82%) Firewall
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
4 4 (23.53%) Wireless
5 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (17.65%) VPN
6 2 (11.76%) WAN
6 2 (11.76%) Cisco IOS
7 1 (5.88%) Junos
7 1 (5.88%) HTTP
7 1 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.88%) VoIP
7 1 (5.88%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) FogBugz
General
1 2 (11.76%) Finance
1 2 (11.76%) Retail
2 1 (5.88%) Local Government
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (64.71%) Security Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Security Specialist
2 9 (52.94%) IT Security Specialist
2 9 (52.94%) IT Security Engineer
2 9 (52.94%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (23.53%) Consultant
3 4 (23.53%) Cisco Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Cisco Consultant
4 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
4 3 (17.65%) Senior Consultant
5 2 (11.76%) Network Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Technician
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Security Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Solutions Consultant
6 1 (5.88%) Network Technician
6 1 (5.88%) Cisco Engineer
6 1 (5.88%) Network Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) RSS
2 1 (5.88%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) EqualLogic
1 1 (5.88%) SecurID
Operating Systems
1 5 (29.41%) Linux
2 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (52.94%) Service Delivery
1 9 (52.94%) Ethical Hacking
1 9 (52.94%) Protective Monitoring
2 7 (41.18%) SIEM
2 7 (41.18%) Penetration Testing
2 7 (41.18%) Incident Management
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
3 3 (17.65%) Time Management
4 1 (5.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 1 (5.88%) Network Design
4 1 (5.88%) Service Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Management
4 1 (5.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.88%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
1 1 (5.88%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (82.35%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (58.82%) CCSP
3 9 (52.94%) CISSP
3 9 (52.94%) CCSE
3 9 (52.94%) CEH
4 4 (23.53%) CCIE
4 4 (23.53%) Security Cleared
5 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) CCNP
7 1 (5.88%) CCVP
7 1 (5.88%) CCNA
7 1 (5.88%) CCDA
7 1 (5.88%) CCDP
System Software
1 1 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (52.94%) FortiGate
2 1 (5.88%) Nagios
Vendors
1 17 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (58.82%) CheckPoint
3 6 (35.29%) VMware
4 5 (29.41%) Symantec
4 5 (29.41%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.76%) Juniper
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Fortinet
6 1 (5.88%) Fujitsu
6 1 (5.88%) Dell
6 1 (5.88%) Citrix