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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 166 140 163
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +23
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 38 52 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.76% 1.20% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.94% 6.85% 5.01%
Number of salaries quoted 36 23 29
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £27,500 £36,400
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £52,750 £48,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
769 759 799
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.41% 17.57% 16.74%
Number of salaries quoted 683 593 685
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +5 22 £42,500 -19.04% 4
Shropshire -21 7 £30,250 -34.59%
Wolverhampton - 5 £25,000 - 2
Coventry - 2 £36,250 - 1
Solihull -1 1 £41,500 +50.90%
Warwickshire -11 1 £32,000 +4.06%
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 82 (93.18%) Firewall
3 65 (73.86%) CheckPoint
4 61 (69.32%) Cisco Certification
5 56 (63.64%) VPN
6 46 (52.27%) CCNA
7 35 (39.77%) WAN
8 32 (36.36%) F5
9 31 (35.23%) LAN
9 31 (35.23%) CCNP
9 31 (35.23%) Juniper
10 24 (27.27%) ITIL
10 24 (27.27%) Network Security
11 23 (26.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 22 (25.00%) MPLS
13 20 (22.73%) Fortinet
14 19 (21.59%) CCSE
15 18 (20.45%) Riverbed
16 17 (19.32%) SolarWinds
16 17 (19.32%) Cisco PIX
17 16 (18.18%) Change Control
17 16 (18.18%) Wireless
17 16 (18.18%) CCSA
17 16 (18.18%) Incident Management
17 16 (18.18%) CCDP
18 14 (15.91%) CSS
18 14 (15.91%) Intrusion Detection
18 14 (15.91%) Blue Coat
19 13 (14.77%) Service Management
19 13 (14.77%) Windows

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 (2.27%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.27%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (1.14%) Lync
2 1 (1.14%) IIS
2 1 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (3.41%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.27%) MS Office
3 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 82 (93.18%) Firewall
2 56 (63.64%) VPN
3 35 (39.77%) WAN
4 31 (35.23%) LAN
5 24 (27.27%) Network Security
6 23 (26.14%) Cisco Nexus
7 22 (25.00%) MPLS
8 17 (19.32%) Cisco PIX
9 16 (18.18%) Wireless
10 14 (15.91%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (13.64%) Broadband
12 10 (11.36%) OSPF
12 10 (11.36%) DNS
12 10 (11.36%) IP Telephony
13 9 (10.23%) TCP/IP
14 8 (9.09%) VoIP
14 8 (9.09%) BGP
14 8 (9.09%) VLAN
15 7 (7.95%) EIGRP
15 7 (7.95%) PBX
General
1 8 (9.09%) Finance
2 3 (3.41%) Legal
3 1 (1.14%) Back Office
3 1 (1.14%) Aerospace
3 1 (1.14%) Law
Job Titles
1 53 (60.23%) Network Engineer
2 18 (20.45%) Analyst
3 14 (15.91%) Network Analyst
4 11 (12.50%) Cisco Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) Consultant
5 8 (9.09%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (9.09%) Security Engineer
6 6 (6.82%) Security Consultant
6 6 (6.82%) Security Analyst
6 6 (6.82%) Network Security Analyst
7 5 (5.68%) Support Engineer
7 5 (5.68%) Sales Consultant
7 5 (5.68%) Network Consultant
8 4 (4.55%) Network Support
8 4 (4.55%) Project Manager
9 3 (3.41%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 3 (3.41%) Technical Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) Pre Sales Consultant
9 3 (3.41%) Project Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.91%) CSS
2 4 (4.55%) WAP
3 1 (1.14%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.55%) CESG
2 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.77%) Windows
2 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2012
2 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (4.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (4.55%) Linux
4 2 (2.27%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (27.27%) ITIL
2 16 (18.18%) Change Control
2 16 (18.18%) Incident Management
3 13 (14.77%) Service Management
4 12 (13.64%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (13.64%) Network Management
5 10 (11.36%) Network Design
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%) Project Management
7 7 (7.95%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.68%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.41%) SIEM
9 3 (3.41%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.41%) Penetration Testing
10 2 (2.27%) E-Commerce
10 2 (2.27%) Migration
10 2 (2.27%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.14%) C
1 1 (1.14%) Perl
1 1 (1.14%) PHP
Qualifications
1 61 (69.32%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (52.27%) CCNA
3 31 (35.23%) CCNP
4 19 (21.59%) CCSE
5 16 (18.18%) CCSA
5 16 (18.18%) CCDP
6 12 (13.64%) JNCIA
6 12 (13.64%) JNCIS
7 11 (12.50%) CCDA
8 7 (7.95%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (4.55%) CISSP
9 4 (4.55%) CCIE
10 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (2.27%) JNCIP
10 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.14%) SC Cleared
11 1 (1.14%) Degree
11 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (1.14%) CCSP
11 1 (1.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) SLA
2 6 (6.82%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.68%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.14%) vSphere
3 1 (1.14%) XenApp
3 1 (1.14%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.14%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (1.14%) IAG
3 1 (1.14%) UAG
3 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (1.14%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (1.14%) ProxySG
3 1 (1.14%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 5 (5.68%) Nagios
2 4 (4.55%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.27%) Cacti
4 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.14%) WSUS
4 1 (1.14%) SCCM
4 1 (1.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 65 (73.86%) CheckPoint
3 32 (36.36%) F5
4 31 (35.23%) Juniper
5 20 (22.73%) Fortinet
6 18 (20.45%) Riverbed
7 17 (19.32%) SolarWinds
8 14 (15.91%) Blue Coat
9 13 (14.77%) Nokia
9 13 (14.77%) Remedy
10 12 (13.64%) Websense
11 9 (10.23%) VMware
12 8 (9.09%) HP
13 6 (6.82%) Citrix
13 6 (6.82%) Sourcefire
13 6 (6.82%) Brocade
13 6 (6.82%) SonicWALL
14 4 (4.55%) Microsoft
15 2 (2.27%) NetApp
15 2 (2.27%) McAfee
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