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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 162 169 135
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -34
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 71 40 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.23% 0.80% 1.31%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.47% 5.23% 7.20%
Number of salaries quoted 66 39 21
Average salary £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,191 £25,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £46,000 £51,900
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
838 765 764
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.56% 15.39% 18.23%
Number of salaries quoted 702 679 587
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 14 February 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 14 February 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
Birmingham -16 16 £35,000 -6.66%
Coventry +4 14 £45,000 +24.13% 1
Worcestershire - 13 £42,500 - 3
Shropshire +5 4 £42,500 +39.34%
Warwickshire - 4 £45,000 -
Wolverhampton +3 3 £32,500 +30.00%
Staffordshire - 3 £32,500 - 2
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 14 February 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.

1 133 (100.00%) Cisco
2 113 (84.96%) Firewall
3 96 (72.18%) Cisco Certification
4 84 (63.16%) CCNP
5 70 (52.63%) WAN
6 67 (50.38%) LAN
7 60 (45.11%) Juniper
8 54 (40.60%) CCNA
9 52 (39.10%) Data Centre
10 46 (34.59%) VPN
11 42 (31.58%) Network Security
12 38 (28.57%) Wireless
13 35 (26.32%) CheckPoint
13 35 (26.32%) MPLS
14 34 (25.56%) VMware
15 33 (24.81%) Windows
16 27 (20.30%) BGP
17 25 (18.80%) Network Design
17 25 (18.80%) TCP/IP
18 24 (18.05%) VoIP
19 22 (16.54%) Microsoft
20 21 (15.79%) CCIE
20 21 (15.79%) Windows Server
21 20 (15.04%) Intel Security
21 20 (15.04%) Linux
22 19 (14.29%) SAN
22 19 (14.29%) F5
23 18 (13.53%) Security Cleared
23 18 (13.53%) EIGRP
23 18 (13.53%) Cisco Wireless

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

For the 6 months to 14 February 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 5 (3.76%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (6.77%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.26%) IaaS
1 3 (2.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 113 (84.96%) Firewall
2 70 (52.63%) WAN
3 67 (50.38%) LAN
4 46 (34.59%) VPN
5 42 (31.58%) Network Security
6 38 (28.57%) Wireless
7 35 (26.32%) MPLS
8 27 (20.30%) BGP
9 25 (18.80%) TCP/IP
10 24 (18.05%) VoIP
11 19 (14.29%) SAN
12 18 (13.53%) Cisco Wireless
12 18 (13.53%) EIGRP
13 17 (12.78%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (12.78%) VPLS
14 16 (12.03%) iSCSI
14 16 (12.03%) OSPF
15 15 (11.28%) Fibre Channel
16 13 (9.77%) Cisco IOS
16 13 (9.77%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.75%) MySQL
General
1 5 (3.76%) Telecoms
2 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
3 3 (2.26%) Finance
4 2 (1.50%) Legal
5 1 (0.75%) Electronics
5 1 (0.75%) Marketing
5 1 (0.75%) Retail
Job Titles
1 64 (48.12%) Network Engineer
2 26 (19.55%) Cisco Engineer
2 26 (19.55%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 25 (18.80%) Analyst
4 19 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
5 18 (13.53%) Consultant
6 17 (12.78%) Network Consultant
7 13 (9.77%) Senior Analyst
8 12 (9.02%) Designer
8 12 (9.02%) Network Analyst
8 12 (9.02%) Security Analyst
9 11 (8.27%) Cisco Consultant
9 11 (8.27%) Cisco Network Consultant
9 11 (8.27%) Network Support
10 10 (7.52%) Network Security Engineer
10 10 (7.52%) Security Engineer
10 10 (7.52%) Support Analyst
11 9 (6.77%) 3rd Line Support
11 9 (6.77%) Network Support Analyst
11 9 (6.77%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 52 (39.10%) Data Centre
2 9 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (6.02%) Security Operations Centre
4 6 (4.51%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (2.26%) SecurID
6 2 (1.50%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.75%) Clustering
7 1 (0.75%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.75%) EMC VNXe
Operating Systems
1 33 (24.81%) Windows
2 21 (15.79%) Windows Server
3 20 (15.04%) Linux
4 15 (11.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 9 (6.77%) Unix
6 6 (4.51%) Windows Server 2008
7 5 (3.76%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (18.80%) Network Design
2 14 (10.53%) ITIL
3 11 (8.27%) Information Security
3 11 (8.27%) Presales
4 10 (7.52%) SIEM
4 10 (7.52%) Vulnerability Management
5 9 (6.77%) Security Operations
6 8 (6.02%) Security Patching
7 7 (5.26%) Computer Security
7 7 (5.26%) Matrix Management
7 7 (5.26%) Project Management
8 6 (4.51%) Configuration Management
8 6 (4.51%) Cybersecurity
8 6 (4.51%) Risk Assessment
9 5 (3.76%) Vulnerability Scanning
10 4 (3.01%) KYC
10 4 (3.01%) Mentoring
11 3 (2.26%) Load Balancing
11 3 (2.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
11 3 (2.26%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.26%) SQL
2 3 (2.26%) C
3 2 (1.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.75%) Python
4 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 96 (72.18%) Cisco Certification
2 84 (63.16%) CCNP
3 54 (40.60%) CCNA
4 21 (15.79%) CCIE
5 18 (13.53%) Security Cleared
6 11 (8.27%) SC Cleared
7 9 (6.77%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (4.51%) CISM
8 6 (4.51%) CISSP
8 6 (4.51%) Degree
8 6 (4.51%) MCP
8 6 (4.51%) MCSA
8 6 (4.51%) MCSE
8 6 (4.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (3.76%) SANS
10 4 (3.01%) CCDP
10 4 (3.01%) CCIP
10 4 (3.01%) CCSP
10 4 (3.01%) JNCIA
10 4 (3.01%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (6.77%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (5.26%) SLA
3 3 (2.26%) PCI DSS
4 2 (1.50%) QA
System Software
1 15 (11.28%) vSphere
2 10 (7.52%) Active Directory
2 10 (7.52%) Hyper-V
3 7 (5.26%) ProxySG
4 6 (4.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (3.01%) XenApp
5 4 (3.01%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.26%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.75%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.75%) Snort
Systems Management
1 9 (6.77%) FortiGate
2 6 (4.51%) QRadar
2 6 (4.51%) SELinux
3 5 (3.76%) McAfee ePO
3 5 (3.76%) Nessus
4 4 (3.01%) AirWatch
4 4 (3.01%) EnCase
4 4 (3.01%) Nmap
5 3 (2.26%) Cacti
6 2 (1.50%) Backup Exec
6 2 (1.50%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (1.50%) Proventia
6 2 (1.50%) SCOM
7 1 (0.75%) MAILsweeper
7 1 (0.75%) MIMEsweeper
7 1 (0.75%) Nexpose
7 1 (0.75%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 133 (100.00%) Cisco
2 60 (45.11%) Juniper
3 35 (26.32%) CheckPoint
4 34 (25.56%) VMware
5 22 (16.54%) Microsoft
6 20 (15.04%) Intel Security
7 19 (14.29%) F5
8 13 (9.77%) SolarWinds
9 11 (8.27%) Palo Alto
10 9 (6.77%) IBM
11 8 (6.02%) NetApp
12 7 (5.26%) Blue Coat
12 7 (5.26%) Citrix
13 6 (4.51%) Nokia
14 5 (3.76%) EMC
14 5 (3.76%) Meraki
14 5 (3.76%) Remedy
14 5 (3.76%) Riverbed
14 5 (3.76%) Splunk
15 4 (3.01%) Infoblox
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