The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 22 July 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 Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 22 33 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 1 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 0.74% 0.72% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.88% 5.26% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 0
Average salary £55,500 £46,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
17 38 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 12.50% 13.62% 30.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 17 76
Average salary £55,500 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £42,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Midlands region.

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in the Midlands

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
3 6 (66.67%) Juniper
3 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
3 6 (66.67%) Project Management
3 6 (66.67%) Websense
3 6 (66.67%) McAfee
3 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) SSL
3 6 (66.67%) Cognos Impromptu
3 6 (66.67%) IPsec
3 6 (66.67%) Blue Coat
3 6 (66.67%) Network Security
3 6 (66.67%) TippingPoint
3 6 (66.67%) Sourcefire
3 6 (66.67%) Fortinet
3 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
3 6 (66.67%) F5
3 6 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 6 (66.67%) IronPort
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (33.33%) Cacti
4 3 (33.33%) XenApp

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (33.33%) Lync
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (33.33%) IIS
1 3 (33.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) Firewall
2 8 (88.89%) SAN
3 6 (66.67%) TCP/IP
3 6 (66.67%) VPN
3 6 (66.67%) SSL
3 6 (66.67%) IPsec
3 6 (66.67%) Network Security
3 6 (66.67%) NetScaler
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 6 (66.67%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 3 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
4 3 (33.33%) VoIP
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (66.67%) Cognos Impromptu
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Security Consultant
1 6 (66.67%) Technical Consultant
2 4 (44.44%) Technical Security Consultant
3 3 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 2 (22.22%) Network Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Security Technical Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Technical Consultant
4 2 (22.22%) Senior Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (33.33%) COM
Operating Systems
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Project Management
1 6 (66.67%) Project Planning
2 3 (33.33%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
1 3 (33.33%) XenApp
1 3 (33.33%) XenDesktop
1 3 (33.33%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (33.33%) IAG
1 3 (33.33%) UAG
1 3 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 3 (33.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Cacti
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
1 3 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Cisco
1 9 (100.00%) Citrix
1 9 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (66.67%) Juniper
2 6 (66.67%) Websense
2 6 (66.67%) McAfee
2 6 (66.67%) Blue Coat
2 6 (66.67%) TippingPoint
2 6 (66.67%) Sourcefire
2 6 (66.67%) Fortinet
2 6 (66.67%) F5
2 6 (66.67%) IronPort
3 3 (33.33%) SolarWinds
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (33.33%) HP
3 3 (33.33%) EMC
3 3 (33.33%) Symantec
3 3 (33.33%) NetApp