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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 171 171 184
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 42 28 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.79% 0.57% 0.40%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.26% 3.66% 2.34%
Number of salaries quoted 30 15 7
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £39,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -5.88%
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
798 765 856
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.07% 15.50% 17.09%
Number of salaries quoted 672 658 724
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,500 £55,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 +12 28 £37,500 -16.66% 2
Shropshire -6 7 £30,000 -
Dudley - 6 £29,000 -
Warwickshire -3 4 £36,250 -
Coventry -18 1 £33,000 +10.00%
Walsall - 1 £32,500 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 74 (92.50%) Firewall
3 52 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (55.00%) CCNA
4 44 (55.00%) CheckPoint
5 41 (51.25%) VPN
6 31 (38.75%) WAN
7 28 (35.00%) LAN
8 25 (31.25%) DNS
9 23 (28.75%) CCNP
10 21 (26.25%) VLAN
11 20 (25.00%) VMware
11 20 (25.00%) Network Design
12 19 (23.75%) TCP/IP
12 19 (23.75%) F5
13 18 (22.50%) MPLS
14 17 (21.25%) Wireless
14 17 (21.25%) Network Security
15 16 (20.00%) IP Telephony
15 16 (20.00%) ITIL
16 15 (18.75%) Windows
16 15 (18.75%) BGP
16 15 (18.75%) Juniper
17 14 (17.50%) OSPF
17 14 (17.50%) Cisco IOS
18 13 (16.25%) Cisco Nexus
18 13 (16.25%) VoIP
18 13 (16.25%) Finance
18 13 (16.25%) CCSE
19 12 (15.00%) IPv4

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

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 3 (3.75%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.75%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.50%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (3.75%) MS Office
2 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 74 (92.50%) Firewall
2 41 (51.25%) VPN
3 31 (38.75%) WAN
4 28 (35.00%) LAN
5 25 (31.25%) DNS
6 21 (26.25%) VLAN
7 19 (23.75%) TCP/IP
8 18 (22.50%) MPLS
9 17 (21.25%) Wireless
9 17 (21.25%) Network Security
10 16 (20.00%) IP Telephony
11 15 (18.75%) BGP
12 14 (17.50%) Cisco IOS
12 14 (17.50%) OSPF
13 13 (16.25%) VoIP
13 13 (16.25%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (15.00%) IPv4
14 12 (15.00%) IPv6
14 12 (15.00%) DDNS
15 9 (11.25%) EIGRP
General
1 13 (16.25%) Finance
2 8 (10.00%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.50%) Banking
4 1 (1.25%) Marketing
4 1 (1.25%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.25%) Back Office
4 1 (1.25%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 34 (42.50%) Network Engineer
2 17 (21.25%) Analyst
3 15 (18.75%) Consultant
4 14 (17.50%) Network Consultant
4 14 (17.50%) Network Analyst
5 9 (11.25%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (8.75%) Network Security Consultant
6 7 (8.75%) Security Consultant
7 6 (7.50%) Support Engineer
8 5 (6.25%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 4 (5.00%) Project Manager
9 4 (5.00%) Cisco Support
9 4 (5.00%) Cisco Support Engineer
10 3 (3.75%) Network Manager
10 3 (3.75%) Architect
10 3 (3.75%) Sales Consultant
10 3 (3.75%) Network Architect
10 3 (3.75%) Security Specialist
10 3 (3.75%) Network Project Manager
11 2 (2.50%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.00%) CSS
1 4 (5.00%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.50%) SecurID
2 1 (1.25%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.25%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.25%) DTV
2 1 (1.25%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 15 (18.75%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (11.25%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (10.00%) Linux
4 6 (7.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (7.50%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.25%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (25.00%) Network Design
2 16 (20.00%) ITIL
3 9 (11.25%) Service Delivery
3 9 (11.25%) Load Balancing
4 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 7 (8.75%) Service Management
4 7 (8.75%) Network Management
5 6 (7.50%) High Availability
6 4 (5.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 4 (5.00%) Performance Monitoring
7 3 (3.75%) Network Monitoring
7 3 (3.75%) Capacity Planning
7 3 (3.75%) ITIL V3
7 3 (3.75%) Supplier Management
7 3 (3.75%) Project Management
7 3 (3.75%) Migration
7 3 (3.75%) PRINCE2
7 3 (3.75%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.50%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (2.50%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.25%) C
1 1 (1.25%) Perl
1 1 (1.25%) PHP
1 1 (1.25%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.25%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 52 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (55.00%) CCNA
3 23 (28.75%) CCNP
4 13 (16.25%) CCSE
5 10 (12.50%) CCSA
6 5 (6.25%) JNCIA
6 5 (6.25%) JNCIS
6 5 (6.25%) Security Cleared
7 3 (3.75%) SC Cleared
7 3 (3.75%) JNCIP
7 3 (3.75%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (2.50%) Degree
9 1 (1.25%) CCIE
9 1 (1.25%) CCDA
9 1 (1.25%) CCDP
9 1 (1.25%) Microsoft Certification
9 1 (1.25%) RHCE
9 1 (1.25%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 4 (5.00%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (8.75%) Active Directory
1 7 (8.75%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.50%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.50%) Snort
3 1 (1.25%) vSphere
3 1 (1.25%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (8.75%) Nagios
2 1 (1.25%) Cacti
2 1 (1.25%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 80 (100.00%) Cisco
2 44 (55.00%) CheckPoint
3 20 (25.00%) VMware
4 19 (23.75%) F5
5 15 (18.75%) Juniper
6 12 (15.00%) HP
6 12 (15.00%) Riverbed
7 11 (13.75%) Fortinet
8 10 (12.50%) SolarWinds
9 9 (11.25%) SonicWALL
9 9 (11.25%) Citrix
10 8 (10.00%) Brocade
11 7 (8.75%) Blue Coat
12 6 (7.50%) Websense
13 5 (6.25%) Sourcefire
14 3 (3.75%) Microsoft
14 3 (3.75%) Aruba
15 2 (2.50%) Veeam
15 2 (2.50%) WatchGuard
15 2 (2.50%) BMC
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