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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 175 139 158
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 33 52 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.65% 1.26% 0.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.17% 7.33% 4.46%
Number of salaries quoted 31 20 23
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £28,750 £37,100
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
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
792 709 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.50% 17.24% 17.12%
Number of salaries quoted 696 552 694
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -2 21 £37,500 -16.66% 5
Shropshire -27 7 £30,500 -35.78% 2
Wolverhampton - 4 £26,250 - 1
Coventry - 1 £33,000 - 1
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 90 (100.00%) Cisco
2 84 (93.33%) Firewall
3 63 (70.00%) CheckPoint
4 61 (67.78%) Cisco Certification
5 57 (63.33%) VPN
6 48 (53.33%) CCNA
7 34 (37.78%) WAN
8 30 (33.33%) LAN
8 30 (33.33%) F5
9 28 (31.11%) CCNP
10 27 (30.00%) Juniper
11 22 (24.44%) ITIL
12 21 (23.33%) MPLS
12 21 (23.33%) Network Security
13 20 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
14 19 (21.11%) Fortinet
15 18 (20.00%) Riverbed
16 17 (18.89%) SolarWinds
17 16 (17.78%) Wireless
17 16 (17.78%) CCSE
18 15 (16.67%) Windows
18 15 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
19 14 (15.56%) Incident Management
19 14 (15.56%) CSS
19 14 (15.56%) DNS
19 14 (15.56%) CCDP
19 14 (15.56%) CCSA
20 13 (14.44%) Service Management
20 13 (14.44%) IP Telephony
20 13 (14.44%) Intrusion Detection

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (3.33%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.22%) IIS
3 1 (1.11%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (1.11%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.22%) MS Office
1 2 (2.22%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 84 (93.33%) Firewall
2 57 (63.33%) VPN
3 34 (37.78%) WAN
4 30 (33.33%) LAN
5 21 (23.33%) MPLS
5 21 (23.33%) Network Security
6 20 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 16 (17.78%) Wireless
8 15 (16.67%) Cisco PIX
9 14 (15.56%) DNS
10 13 (14.44%) IP Telephony
10 13 (14.44%) Intrusion Detection
11 12 (13.33%) Broadband
12 11 (12.22%) OSPF
12 11 (12.22%) VLAN
13 10 (11.11%) TCP/IP
14 9 (10.00%) BGP
14 9 (10.00%) DDNS
14 9 (10.00%) IPv4
14 9 (10.00%) IPv6
General
1 10 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (1.11%) Law
2 1 (1.11%) Legal
2 1 (1.11%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 50 (55.56%) Network Engineer
2 17 (18.89%) Analyst
3 13 (14.44%) Network Analyst
3 13 (14.44%) Cisco Engineer
4 9 (10.00%) Consultant
5 8 (8.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 7 (7.78%) Support Engineer
7 6 (6.67%) Network Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Sales Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Network Security Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Security Consultant
8 5 (5.56%) Security Engineer
8 5 (5.56%) Cisco Support
8 5 (5.56%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 4 (4.44%) Network Security Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Network Support
9 4 (4.44%) Security Analyst
9 4 (4.44%) Project Manager
10 3 (3.33%) 3rd Line Support
10 3 (3.33%) Pre Sales Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (15.56%) CSS
2 4 (4.44%) WAP
3 1 (1.11%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.44%) CESG
2 1 (1.11%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.11%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 15 (16.67%) Windows
2 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (5.56%) Linux
5 3 (3.33%) Ubuntu
6 1 (1.11%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (24.44%) ITIL
2 14 (15.56%) Incident Management
3 13 (14.44%) Service Management
3 13 (14.44%) Change Control
4 12 (13.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 12 (13.33%) Network Design
5 10 (11.11%) Network Management
6 8 (8.89%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (8.89%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (7.78%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (7.78%) PRINCE2
7 7 (7.78%) Project Management
7 7 (7.78%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (5.56%) Supplier Management
9 3 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
9 3 (3.33%) SIEM
9 3 (3.33%) Kalman Filter
10 2 (2.22%) ITIL V3
10 2 (2.22%) Supply Chain Management
10 2 (2.22%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.11%) C
1 1 (1.11%) Perl
1 1 (1.11%) PHP
1 1 (1.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.11%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 61 (67.78%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (53.33%) CCNA
3 28 (31.11%) CCNP
4 16 (17.78%) CCSE
5 14 (15.56%) CCSA
5 14 (15.56%) CCDP
6 11 (12.22%) JNCIA
6 11 (12.22%) JNCIS
7 9 (10.00%) CCDA
8 7 (7.78%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (4.44%) CISSP
9 4 (4.44%) CCIE
10 2 (2.22%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.11%) Degree
11 1 (1.11%) Security Cleared
11 1 (1.11%) VCP4
11 1 (1.11%) CCSP
11 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (1.11%) RHCE
11 1 (1.11%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (8.89%) SLA
2 6 (6.67%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 8 (8.89%) Active Directory
2 7 (7.78%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.22%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (1.11%) XenApp
4 1 (1.11%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.11%) vSphere
4 1 (1.11%) Forefront TMG
4 1 (1.11%) IAG
4 1 (1.11%) UAG
4 1 (1.11%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.78%) Nagios
2 4 (4.44%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.22%) Cacti
4 1 (1.11%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (1.11%) WSUS
4 1 (1.11%) SCCM
4 1 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 90 (100.00%) Cisco
2 63 (70.00%) CheckPoint
3 30 (33.33%) F5
4 27 (30.00%) Juniper
5 19 (21.11%) Fortinet
6 18 (20.00%) Riverbed
7 17 (18.89%) SolarWinds
8 12 (13.33%) Blue Coat
8 12 (13.33%) Websense
9 11 (12.22%) VMware
9 11 (12.22%) Remedy
9 11 (12.22%) Nokia
10 10 (11.11%) HP
11 8 (8.89%) Citrix
11 8 (8.89%) SonicWALL
11 8 (8.89%) Brocade
12 5 (5.56%) Sourcefire
13 3 (3.33%) Microsoft
14 2 (2.22%) Sophos
14 2 (2.22%) Veeam
Stratford-Upon-Avon, Warwickshire
Harris Global
Salary: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £45K basic + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Stafford, Staffordshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago