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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 112 102 101
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 21 27 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.92% 1.26% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.11% 7.71% 3.56%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 9
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,400 £34,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £59,000 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
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
411 350 365
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 18.03% 16.29% 20.93%
Number of salaries quoted 324 318 277
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 £27,500 £31,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
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 16 September 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 22 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (81.48%) Firewall
3 20 (74.07%) Network Security
4 17 (62.96%) CheckPoint
5 14 (51.85%) CCNP
6 13 (48.15%) LAN
6 13 (48.15%) CCSA
6 13 (48.15%) CCSE
7 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
7 12 (44.44%) OSPF
7 12 (44.44%) EIGRP
7 12 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (40.74%) MPLS
8 11 (40.74%) WAN
8 11 (40.74%) BGP
9 10 (37.04%) IPsec
9 10 (37.04%) Legal
9 10 (37.04%) VPLS
9 10 (37.04%) Network Management
10 9 (33.33%) CCNA
11 7 (25.93%) Juniper
12 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat
13 5 (18.52%) Fortinet
14 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
14 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
14 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
14 4 (14.81%) Wireless
14 4 (14.81%) Citrix
14 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.70%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) Firewall
2 20 (74.07%) Network Security
3 13 (48.15%) LAN
4 12 (44.44%) TCP/IP
4 12 (44.44%) OSPF
4 12 (44.44%) EIGRP
4 12 (44.44%) Cisco Nexus
5 11 (40.74%) MPLS
5 11 (40.74%) WAN
5 11 (40.74%) BGP
6 10 (37.04%) IPsec
6 10 (37.04%) VPLS
7 4 (14.81%) Intrusion Detection
7 4 (14.81%) Wireless
7 4 (14.81%) VPN
8 3 (11.11%) SAN
9 1 (3.70%) WLAN
9 1 (3.70%) DMVPN
9 1 (3.70%) VLAN
9 1 (3.70%) Cisco IOS
General
1 10 (37.04%) Legal
2 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 20 (74.07%) Network Engineer
2 18 (66.67%) Security Engineer
3 16 (59.26%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (40.74%) Network Security Analyst
4 11 (40.74%) Analyst
4 11 (40.74%) Security Analyst
4 11 (40.74%) Network Analyst
5 5 (18.52%) Consultant
6 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) Support Engineer
6 4 (14.81%) 3rd Line Support
7 3 (11.11%) Network Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Security Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) Network Security Consultant
7 3 (11.11%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Network Support Analyst
8 1 (3.70%) Implementation Consultant
8 1 (3.70%) Network Support
8 1 (3.70%) Design Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.11%) Client/Server
2 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (14.81%) Windows
2 3 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) Network Management
2 2 (7.41%) Network Design
2 2 (7.41%) Information Security
3 1 (3.70%) ITIL
3 1 (3.70%) Project Management
3 1 (3.70%) Service Management
3 1 (3.70%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (3.70%) SIEM
3 1 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (3.70%) Change Control
3 1 (3.70%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (3.70%) Requirements Analysis
3 1 (3.70%) Time Management
3 1 (3.70%) Line Management
3 1 (3.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.70%) SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (51.85%) CCNP
3 13 (48.15%) CCSA
3 13 (48.15%) CCSE
4 9 (33.33%) CCNA
5 4 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (14.81%) MCSE
6 3 (11.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (11.11%) JNCIA
6 3 (11.11%) JNCIS
6 3 (11.11%) MCITP
7 2 (7.41%) SC Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) Security Cleared
7 2 (7.41%) CCIE
8 1 (3.70%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) GPG13
1 2 (7.41%) PCI DSS
1 2 (7.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 4 (14.81%) XenDesktop
1 4 (14.81%) Hyper-V
2 3 (11.11%) Active Directory
2 3 (11.11%) XenApp
2 3 (11.11%) XenServer
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.11%) VMware Server
3 2 (7.41%) Squid
3 2 (7.41%) Snort
4 1 (3.70%) ProxySG
Vendors
1 27 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) CheckPoint
3 7 (25.93%) Juniper
4 6 (22.22%) Blue Coat
5 5 (18.52%) Fortinet
6 4 (14.81%) Citrix
6 4 (14.81%) Microsoft
7 3 (11.11%) HP
7 3 (11.11%) NetApp
7 3 (11.11%) VMware
7 3 (11.11%) Sourcefire
7 3 (11.11%) WatchGuard
7 3 (11.11%) SonicWALL
8 2 (7.41%) Websense
9 1 (3.70%) McAfee
9 1 (3.70%) Aruba
9 1 (3.70%) F5
9 1 (3.70%) IronPort
9 1 (3.70%) Meru Networks
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 4 days ago