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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 184 188 157
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -31
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 34 25 47
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.60% 0.47% 0.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.91% 2.78% 5.17%
Number of salaries quoted 28 24 37
Average salary £41,250 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.15% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,700 £30,000 £31,600
10% offered a salary of more than £63,000 £52,500 £58,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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
870 899 909
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.45% 16.75% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 779 729 778
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £25,000 £24,937
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £59,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 +3 13 £35,000 -26.31%
Coventry -5 8 £50,000 -4.76% 6
Staffordshire - 3 £31,500 -
Worcestershire - 2 - - 1
Warwickshire +3 1 £36,500 +14.06% 1
Shropshire - 1 £40,000 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 76 (100.00%) Cisco
2 67 (88.16%) Firewall
3 35 (46.05%) Cisco Certification
4 28 (36.84%) CCNP
5 26 (34.21%) VMware
6 24 (31.58%) CCNA
7 23 (30.26%) McAfee
8 22 (28.95%) CheckPoint
8 22 (28.95%) F5
9 21 (27.63%) DNS
9 21 (27.63%) TCP/IP
9 21 (27.63%) VPN
9 21 (27.63%) Wireless
10 20 (26.32%) WAN
10 20 (26.32%) LAN
11 19 (25.00%) Linux
11 19 (25.00%) Juniper
12 17 (22.37%) Windows
12 17 (22.37%) VLAN
12 17 (22.37%) Network Security
13 16 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
13 16 (21.05%) Network Design
14 14 (18.42%) BGP
14 14 (18.42%) OSPF
15 13 (17.11%) ITIL
15 13 (17.11%) Cisco Nexus
16 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
17 11 (14.47%) UNIX
17 11 (14.47%) VoIP
17 11 (14.47%) EIGRP

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 2 (2.63%) Apache
1 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (3.95%) MS Office
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 67 (88.16%) Firewall
2 21 (27.63%) Wireless
2 21 (27.63%) TCP/IP
2 21 (27.63%) VPN
2 21 (27.63%) DNS
3 20 (26.32%) LAN
3 20 (26.32%) WAN
4 17 (22.37%) VLAN
4 17 (22.37%) Network Security
5 16 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
6 14 (18.42%) OSPF
6 14 (18.42%) BGP
7 13 (17.11%) Cisco Nexus
8 11 (14.47%) EIGRP
8 11 (14.47%) VoIP
9 10 (13.16%) MPLS
10 9 (11.84%) Wi-Fi
10 9 (11.84%) BIG-IP
10 9 (11.84%) Wireless Security
11 8 (10.53%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.63%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.63%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.32%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 12 (15.79%) Telecoms
2 8 (10.53%) Finance
3 5 (6.58%) Banking
4 2 (2.63%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.32%) Electronics
5 1 (1.32%) Aerospace
5 1 (1.32%) Marketing
5 1 (1.32%) French Language
5 1 (1.32%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Network Engineer
2 26 (34.21%) Analyst
3 14 (18.42%) Network Analyst
4 11 (14.47%) Consultant
5 10 (13.16%) Security Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Operations Analyst
6 9 (11.84%) Security Operations Analyst
7 8 (10.53%) Network Consultant
8 7 (9.21%) Senior Network Engineer
9 6 (7.89%) Architect
10 5 (6.58%) Security Consultant
10 5 (6.58%) Designer
11 4 (5.26%) Technical Design Authority
11 4 (5.26%) Lead Security Architect
11 4 (5.26%) Network Security Consultant
11 4 (5.26%) Lead Architect
11 4 (5.26%) Security Designer
11 4 (5.26%) Lead Designer
11 4 (5.26%) Security Architect
12 3 (3.95%) IT Operations Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) Memcached
2 1 (1.32%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.53%) Data Centre
2 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (3.95%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.63%) SecurID
3 2 (2.63%) PKI
4 1 (1.32%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.32%) DTV
4 1 (1.32%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 19 (25.00%) Linux
2 17 (22.37%) Windows
3 11 (14.47%) UNIX
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (3.95%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (3.95%) Ubuntu
6 2 (2.63%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (21.05%) Network Design
2 13 (17.11%) ITIL
3 11 (14.47%) Computer Security
3 11 (14.47%) SIEM
3 11 (14.47%) Vulnerability Management
4 9 (11.84%) Service Delivery
4 9 (11.84%) Risk Assessment
5 8 (10.53%) Load Balancing
6 7 (9.21%) High Availability
7 4 (5.26%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (5.26%) Information Security
8 2 (2.63%) Project Management
8 2 (2.63%) Business Continuity
8 2 (2.63%) Change Management
8 2 (2.63%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.63%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (2.63%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (2.63%) Network Management
8 2 (2.63%) Business Continuity Planning
8 2 (2.63%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.63%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (46.05%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (36.84%) CCNP
3 24 (31.58%) CCNA
4 9 (11.84%) CISSP
4 9 (11.84%) CISM
5 7 (9.21%) Security Cleared
6 6 (7.89%) SC Cleared
7 5 (6.58%) CCSE
7 5 (6.58%) CCIE
8 3 (3.95%) CCSA
8 3 (3.95%) Degree
9 2 (2.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (1.32%) JNCIP
10 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (1.32%) Check Point Certification
10 1 (1.32%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (14.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (6.58%) PCI DSS
3 3 (3.95%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) Active Directory
1 3 (3.95%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.32%) vSphere
2 1 (1.32%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (11.84%) McAfee ePO
1 9 (11.84%) SELinux
2 2 (2.63%) logstash
2 2 (2.63%) AirWatch
2 2 (2.63%) Nessus
2 2 (2.63%) Nmap
2 2 (2.63%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (1.32%) CiscoWorks
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (1.32%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 76 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (34.21%) VMware
3 23 (30.26%) McAfee
4 22 (28.95%) CheckPoint
4 22 (28.95%) F5
5 19 (25.00%) Juniper
6 7 (9.21%) HP
7 6 (7.89%) Sourcefire
8 5 (6.58%) Citrix
8 5 (6.58%) SonicWALL
9 4 (5.26%) SolarWinds
9 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
10 3 (3.95%) Brocade
10 3 (3.95%) Fortinet
10 3 (3.95%) NetApp
10 3 (3.95%) Splunk
11 2 (2.63%) Rackspace
11 2 (2.63%) New Relic
11 2 (2.63%) FireEye
11 2 (2.63%) Infoblox
Warwickshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Solihull
360 Resourcing
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 10 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
QinetiQ
Salary: Dependent on experience
Posted: 25 days ago