The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands 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 160 155 149
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 55 52 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.01% 1.05% 1.07%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.17% 6.07% 6.13%
Number of salaries quoted 53 35 44
Average salary £38,000 £42,500 £35,893
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +18.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £51,900 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
Cisco ASA
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Communications & Networking Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
892 857 832
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.38% 17.27% 17.47%
Number of salaries quoted 787 681 726
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +6 33 £42,500 - 4
Solihull -4 7 £38,000 +38.18%
Warwickshire -2 5 £32,000 +6.66% 1
Shropshire -14 4 £30,000 -35.13%
Wolverhampton - 3 £25,000 - 2
Coventry - 2 £37,250 - 2
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 81 (92.05%) Firewall
3 69 (78.41%) CheckPoint
4 62 (70.45%) Cisco Certification
5 50 (56.82%) VPN
6 42 (47.73%) CCNA
7 36 (40.91%) CCNP
8 32 (36.36%) WAN
9 31 (35.23%) LAN
9 31 (35.23%) Juniper
10 30 (34.09%) F5
10 30 (34.09%) Cisco Nexus
11 29 (32.95%) Network Security
12 25 (28.41%) MPLS
13 23 (26.14%) CCSE
13 23 (26.14%) ITIL
14 21 (23.86%) CCSA
15 20 (22.73%) Fortinet
16 18 (20.45%) Wireless
17 17 (19.32%) Cisco PIX
17 17 (19.32%) Network Management
18 16 (18.18%) Incident Management
18 16 (18.18%) Change Control
18 16 (18.18%) Blue Coat
18 16 (18.18%) Riverbed
18 16 (18.18%) CCDP
19 15 (17.05%) SolarWinds
20 14 (15.91%) Websense
20 14 (15.91%) Intrusion Detection
20 14 (15.91%) OSPF

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the West 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 2 (2.27%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (1.14%) Lync
2 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.14%) IIS
Applications
1 4 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 81 (92.05%) Firewall
2 50 (56.82%) VPN
3 32 (36.36%) WAN
4 31 (35.23%) LAN
5 30 (34.09%) Cisco Nexus
6 29 (32.95%) Network Security
7 25 (28.41%) MPLS
8 18 (20.45%) Wireless
9 17 (19.32%) Cisco PIX
10 14 (15.91%) Intrusion Detection
10 14 (15.91%) OSPF
11 13 (14.77%) TCP/IP
12 12 (13.64%) Broadband
12 12 (13.64%) BGP
12 12 (13.64%) EIGRP
13 10 (11.36%) IPsec
14 9 (10.23%) VPLS
15 7 (7.95%) PBX
16 6 (6.82%) VLAN
17 5 (5.68%) IP Telephony
General
1 8 (9.09%) Legal
2 6 (6.82%) Finance
3 2 (2.27%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.14%) Back Office
4 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 55 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 20 (22.73%) Analyst
3 17 (19.32%) Network Analyst
4 15 (17.05%) Security Engineer
5 13 (14.77%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (12.50%) Consultant
6 11 (12.50%) Security Analyst
6 11 (12.50%) Network Security Analyst
7 8 (9.09%) Cisco Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 7 (7.95%) Security Consultant
9 6 (6.82%) Network Consultant
10 4 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Sales Consultant
10 4 (4.55%) Support Engineer
10 4 (4.55%) Network Security Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Network Project Manager
11 3 (3.41%) Project Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Network Manager
11 3 (3.41%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) CSS
2 3 (3.41%) WAP
3 1 (1.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) CESG
2 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.14%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) Windows
2 3 (3.41%) Linux
2 3 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.27%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (1.14%) CentOS
4 1 (1.14%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.14%) ITIL
2 17 (19.32%) Network Management
3 16 (18.18%) Change Control
3 16 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 13 (14.77%) Service Management
5 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (9.09%) Project Management
6 8 (9.09%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (7.95%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (7.95%) Capacity Planning
7 7 (7.95%) Network Design
7 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.68%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.41%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (3.41%) SIEM
9 3 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (2.27%) Information Security
11 1 (1.14%) E-Commerce
11 1 (1.14%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.14%) Perl
1 1 (1.14%) PHP
1 1 (1.14%) SQL
1 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 62 (70.45%) Cisco Certification
2 42 (47.73%) CCNA
3 36 (40.91%) CCNP
4 23 (26.14%) CCSE
5 21 (23.86%) CCSA
6 16 (18.18%) CCDP
7 12 (13.64%) JNCIA
7 12 (13.64%) JNCIS
8 11 (12.50%) CCDA
9 7 (7.95%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (6.82%) CCIE
11 4 (4.55%) CISSP
11 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
12 3 (3.41%) Security Cleared
13 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
13 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (2.27%) MCSE
14 1 (1.14%) CCSP
14 1 (1.14%) RHCE
14 1 (1.14%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.95%) SLA
2 6 (6.82%) PCI DSS
3 2 (2.27%) GPG13
3 2 (2.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (5.68%) Active Directory
2 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
3 3 (3.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (2.27%) XenApp
4 2 (2.27%) Snort
4 2 (2.27%) Squid
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Server
5 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (1.14%) XenServer
5 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (1.14%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.14%) vSphere
5 1 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (1.14%) IAG
5 1 (1.14%) UAG
5 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.55%) FortiGate
2 2 (2.27%) Nagios
2 2 (2.27%) Cacti
3 1 (1.14%) WSUS
3 1 (1.14%) SCCM
3 1 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 69 (78.41%) CheckPoint
3 31 (35.23%) Juniper
4 30 (34.09%) F5
5 20 (22.73%) Fortinet
6 16 (18.18%) Blue Coat
6 16 (18.18%) Riverbed
7 15 (17.05%) SolarWinds
8 14 (15.91%) Websense
9 13 (14.77%) Remedy
9 13 (14.77%) Nokia
10 7 (7.95%) Sourcefire
11 6 (6.82%) HP
12 5 (5.68%) Microsoft
12 5 (5.68%) Citrix
12 5 (5.68%) VMware
13 4 (4.55%) SonicWALL
14 3 (3.41%) Brocade
14 3 (3.41%) NetApp
15 2 (2.27%) McAfee
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 hours ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Spring Technology
Salary: £20000.00 - £30000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
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: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum depending on experience + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago