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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 186 155 152
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 27 47 42
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.50% 0.86% 0.87%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 2.98% 5.35% 4.95%
Number of salaries quoted 26 37 36
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £31,600 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -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
907 879 848
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.63% 16.11% 17.64%
Number of salaries quoted 737 758 669
Average salary £38,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
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 29 August 2014.

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 29 August 2014. 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 22 £47,500 +5.55% 2
Warwickshire +16 3 £32,000 -0.77% 1
Coventry +1 1 £52,500 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (81.82%) Firewall
3 34 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
4 26 (59.09%) CheckPoint
5 25 (56.82%) CCNP
6 21 (47.73%) WAN
6 21 (47.73%) LAN
7 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
8 19 (43.18%) Network Security
9 17 (38.64%) MPLS
10 16 (36.36%) BGP
11 15 (34.09%) EIGRP
11 15 (34.09%) CCNA
12 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
12 14 (31.82%) TCP/IP
12 14 (31.82%) Windows
12 14 (31.82%) OSPF
13 13 (29.55%) NetApp
14 12 (27.27%) IPsec
15 11 (25.00%) CCSA
15 11 (25.00%) CCSE
15 11 (25.00%) XenDesktop
15 11 (25.00%) Citrix
15 11 (25.00%) Network Management
16 10 (22.73%) SAN
16 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
16 10 (22.73%) HP
16 10 (22.73%) ITIL
16 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
16 10 (22.73%) XenApp

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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 10 (22.73%) MS Exchange
2 6 (13.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (13.64%) Lync
2 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (13.64%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (15.91%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 36 (81.82%) Firewall
2 21 (47.73%) LAN
2 21 (47.73%) WAN
3 20 (45.45%) Cisco Nexus
4 19 (43.18%) Network Security
5 17 (38.64%) MPLS
6 16 (36.36%) BGP
7 15 (34.09%) EIGRP
8 14 (31.82%) OSPF
8 14 (31.82%) TCP/IP
9 12 (27.27%) IPsec
10 10 (22.73%) SAN
10 10 (22.73%) VPLS
11 9 (20.45%) Cisco PIX
12 7 (15.91%) VPN
12 7 (15.91%) DNS
12 7 (15.91%) DHCP
12 7 (15.91%) VoIP
13 4 (9.09%) Wireless
14 3 (6.82%) DMVPN
General
1 10 (22.73%) Legal
2 3 (6.82%) Aerospace
3 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 26 (59.09%) Network Engineer
2 17 (38.64%) Security Engineer
3 15 (34.09%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (25.00%) Analyst
5 10 (22.73%) Network Analyst
5 10 (22.73%) Security Analyst
5 10 (22.73%) Network Security Analyst
6 9 (20.45%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (20.45%) Support Engineer
6 9 (20.45%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (11.36%) Consultant
8 4 (9.09%) Design Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) Implementation Engineer
8 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
9 3 (6.82%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (6.82%) Network Security Consultant
9 3 (6.82%) Security Consultant
9 3 (6.82%) Network Consultant
10 1 (2.27%) Support Analyst
10 1 (2.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (13.64%) COM
2 3 (6.82%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.36%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.27%) PKI
2 1 (2.27%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 14 (31.82%) Windows
2 9 (20.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (13.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (25.00%) Network Management
2 10 (22.73%) ITIL
3 6 (13.64%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (9.09%) Incident Management
4 4 (9.09%) Change Control
4 4 (9.09%) WAN Optimisation
5 3 (6.82%) Load Balancing
5 3 (6.82%) Project Management
6 2 (4.55%) Information Security
6 2 (4.55%) Network Design
6 2 (4.55%) Network Architecture
6 2 (4.55%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (2.27%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.27%) Time Management
7 1 (2.27%) Requirements Analysis
7 1 (2.27%) Service Management
7 1 (2.27%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.27%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.27%) SQL
1 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 34 (77.27%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (56.82%) CCNP
3 15 (34.09%) CCNA
4 11 (25.00%) CCSA
4 11 (25.00%) CCSE
5 8 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
6 5 (11.36%) MCSE
7 4 (9.09%) CCIP
7 4 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (9.09%) MCITP
8 3 (6.82%) SC Cleared
8 3 (6.82%) Security Cleared
8 3 (6.82%) CCDA
8 3 (6.82%) CCDP
9 2 (4.55%) CCIE
9 2 (4.55%) CCSP
10 1 (2.27%) JNCIA
10 1 (2.27%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) PCI DSS
2 2 (4.55%) GPG13
2 2 (4.55%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (2.27%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (25.00%) XenDesktop
2 10 (22.73%) XenApp
2 10 (22.73%) Active Directory
3 6 (13.64%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (13.64%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (13.64%) IAG
3 6 (13.64%) UAG
4 5 (11.36%) Hyper-V
4 5 (11.36%) ISA Server
5 4 (9.09%) VMware Server
5 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (9.09%) XenServer
6 2 (4.55%) Snort
6 2 (4.55%) Squid
7 1 (2.27%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (13.64%) WSUS
1 6 (13.64%) SCCM
1 6 (13.64%) Cacti
1 6 (13.64%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (2.27%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 44 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (59.09%) CheckPoint
3 14 (31.82%) Microsoft
4 13 (29.55%) NetApp
5 11 (25.00%) Citrix
6 10 (22.73%) HP
7 8 (18.18%) Juniper
8 7 (15.91%) VMware
9 6 (13.64%) SolarWinds
9 6 (13.64%) EMC
9 6 (13.64%) Symantec
10 5 (11.36%) Blue Coat
10 5 (11.36%) F5
11 4 (9.09%) Remedy
11 4 (9.09%) Fortinet
11 4 (9.09%) WatchGuard
11 4 (9.09%) SonicWALL
12 3 (6.82%) Nokia
12 3 (6.82%) Sourcefire
13 2 (4.55%) McAfee
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus + full benefits
Posted: 3 days ago