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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 199 186 185
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 45 39 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.72% 0.72% 0.45%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.60% 4.91% 2.86%
Number of salaries quoted 35 26 14
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £38,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,012 £27,450 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £61,600 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £48,500 £47,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +18.75%
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
978 795 769
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.66% 14.71% 15.61%
Number of salaries quoted 753 673 664
Average salary £42,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.71% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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 1 May 2016.

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 1 May 2016. 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
Worcestershire - 17 £50,000 - 3
Birmingham -31 11 £38,455 +2.54% 1
Coventry - 4 £45,000 - 3
Warwickshire -9 1 £45,000 +24.13%
Shropshire -19 1 £42,500 +41.66%
Solihull - 1 £34,000 - 2
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 111 (100.00%) Cisco
2 103 (92.79%) Firewall
3 84 (75.68%) Cisco Certification
4 77 (69.37%) CCNP
5 73 (65.77%) LAN
6 71 (63.96%) WAN
7 63 (56.76%) Juniper
8 54 (48.65%) Data Centre
9 52 (46.85%) CCNA
10 50 (45.05%) VPN
11 40 (36.04%) Wireless
12 37 (33.33%) MPLS
13 33 (29.73%) CheckPoint
13 33 (29.73%) BGP
14 32 (28.83%) TCP/IP
14 32 (28.83%) VoIP
15 28 (25.23%) Network Security
16 25 (22.52%) Cisco Wireless
17 24 (21.62%) EIGRP
18 23 (20.72%) Windows
19 22 (19.82%) VMware
20 21 (18.92%) OSPF
20 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
20 21 (18.92%) Windows Server
21 20 (18.02%) iSCSI
21 20 (18.02%) Cisco PIX
21 20 (18.02%) Fibre Channel
21 20 (18.02%) VPLS
22 19 (17.12%) IPsec
22 19 (17.12%) SSL

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 6 (5.41%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 12 (10.81%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.70%) IaaS
1 3 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 103 (92.79%) Firewall
2 73 (65.77%) LAN
3 71 (63.96%) WAN
4 50 (45.05%) VPN
5 40 (36.04%) Wireless
6 37 (33.33%) MPLS
7 33 (29.73%) BGP
8 32 (28.83%) TCP/IP
8 32 (28.83%) VoIP
9 28 (25.23%) Network Security
10 25 (22.52%) Cisco Wireless
11 24 (21.62%) EIGRP
12 21 (18.92%) OSPF
13 20 (18.02%) Cisco PIX
13 20 (18.02%) Fibre Channel
13 20 (18.02%) iSCSI
13 20 (18.02%) VPLS
14 19 (17.12%) IPsec
14 19 (17.12%) SSL
15 18 (16.22%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (9.01%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (4.50%) Legal
2 4 (3.60%) Manufacturing
3 1 (0.90%) Retail
Job Titles
1 47 (42.34%) Network Engineer
2 22 (19.82%) Consultant
2 22 (19.82%) Network Consultant
3 19 (17.12%) Cisco Consultant
3 19 (17.12%) Cisco Network Consultant
4 17 (15.32%) Cisco Engineer
4 17 (15.32%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 16 (14.41%) Designer
6 14 (12.61%) Analyst
7 11 (9.91%) Security Designer
7 11 (9.91%) Senior Network Engineer
8 8 (7.21%) Architect
8 8 (7.21%) Network Analyst
9 7 (6.31%) Network Support
10 6 (5.41%) Security Analyst
10 6 (5.41%) Support Analyst
11 5 (4.50%) 3rd Line Support
11 5 (4.50%) Network Support Analyst
11 5 (4.50%) Security Architect
11 5 (4.50%) Senior Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 54 (48.65%) Data Centre
2 6 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.50%) Mathematics
4 3 (2.70%) Hybrid Cloud
5 2 (1.80%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.80%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (0.90%) EMC VNX
6 1 (0.90%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 23 (20.72%) Windows
2 21 (18.92%) Windows Server
3 11 (9.91%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (4.50%) Windows 8
5 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.90%) Linux
6 1 (0.90%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (16.22%) Presales
2 14 (12.61%) ITIL
3 12 (10.81%) Network Design
4 11 (9.91%) Information Security
4 11 (9.91%) Matrix Management
5 9 (8.11%) Configuration Management
6 7 (6.31%) Security Patching
7 6 (5.41%) Cybersecurity
8 5 (4.50%) High Availability
8 5 (4.50%) Load Balancing
8 5 (4.50%) Patch Management
8 5 (4.50%) Risk Management
8 5 (4.50%) Security Architecture
8 5 (4.50%) Security Management
8 5 (4.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
9 4 (3.60%) Change Management
9 4 (3.60%) Network Management
9 4 (3.60%) Threat Management
10 3 (2.70%) Kalman Filter
11 2 (1.80%) Malware Analysis
Programming Languages
1 6 (5.41%) C
2 5 (4.50%) SQL
3 3 (2.70%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.80%) Python
4 2 (1.80%) VB
Qualifications
1 84 (75.68%) Cisco Certification
2 77 (69.37%) CCNP
3 52 (46.85%) CCNA
4 14 (12.61%) Security Cleared
5 10 (9.01%) CCIE
6 9 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (6.31%) SC Cleared
8 6 (5.41%) MCSA
8 6 (5.41%) MCSE
8 6 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (4.50%) DBS Check
9 5 (4.50%) Degree
9 5 (4.50%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.80%) CCSA
10 2 (1.80%) MCP
11 1 (0.90%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.41%) SLA
2 5 (4.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (4.50%) QA
System Software
1 18 (16.22%) vSphere
2 10 (9.01%) ProxySG
3 9 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (6.31%) Active Directory
5 6 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 6 (5.41%) VMware ESXi
6 4 (3.60%) XenApp
6 4 (3.60%) XenDesktop
7 2 (1.80%) Snort
8 1 (0.90%) Sendmail
Systems Management
1 9 (8.11%) FortiGate
2 5 (4.50%) Backup Exec
2 5 (4.50%) SCOM
3 3 (2.70%) Proventia
4 2 (1.80%) Cacti
4 2 (1.80%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (1.80%) Nessus
4 2 (1.80%) Nexpose
4 2 (1.80%) QRadar
5 1 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (0.90%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.90%) MIMEsweeper
5 1 (0.90%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 111 (100.00%) Cisco
2 63 (56.76%) Juniper
3 33 (29.73%) CheckPoint
4 22 (19.82%) VMware
5 21 (18.92%) Microsoft
6 12 (10.81%) F5
6 12 (10.81%) Intel Security
7 10 (9.01%) Blue Coat
8 8 (7.21%) Citrix
9 6 (5.41%) Symantec
10 5 (4.50%) Aruba
10 5 (4.50%) EMC
10 5 (4.50%) IBM
10 5 (4.50%) Nokia
10 5 (4.50%) SolarWinds
11 4 (3.60%) HP
11 4 (3.60%) Meraki
11 4 (3.60%) NetApp
11 4 (3.60%) Riverbed
12 2 (1.80%) ScanSafe
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oscar
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £35000.00 - £45000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
VIQU
Salary: £35k - 40k per year
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £76000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Reed Technology
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Redditch, Worcestershire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Solihull
CPS Group Limited
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 18 days ago