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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 189 157 159
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 33 54 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.59% 0.99% 0.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.56% 6.05% 5.42%
Number of salaries quoted 32 40 37
Average salary £37,500 £38,750 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.22% -18.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,700 £32,200
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £47,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £39,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+8.97% -8.23%
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
927 893 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.55% 16.41% 17.13%
Number of salaries quoted 750 756 663
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -1.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £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 19 September 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 19 September 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 -13 23 £47,500 +11.76% 1
Warwickshire +11 9 £32,000 -1.53% 3
Coventry -10 1 £52,500 +31.25%
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 47 (85.45%) Firewall
3 43 (78.18%) Cisco Certification
4 38 (69.09%) CheckPoint
5 29 (52.73%) CCNP
6 26 (47.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (45.45%) LAN
7 25 (45.45%) WAN
8 24 (43.64%) Network Security
9 23 (41.82%) CCNA
10 17 (30.91%) Juniper
11 16 (29.09%) MPLS
11 16 (29.09%) EIGRP
12 15 (27.27%) BGP
12 15 (27.27%) OSPF
12 15 (27.27%) VPN
12 15 (27.27%) ITIL
12 15 (27.27%) CCSE
13 14 (25.45%) CCSA
13 14 (25.45%) Cisco PIX
13 14 (25.45%) Windows
13 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
13 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
14 13 (23.64%) NetApp
15 12 (21.82%) IPsec
16 11 (20.00%) Citrix
16 11 (20.00%) XenDesktop
16 11 (20.00%) Network Management
17 10 (18.18%) XenApp
17 10 (18.18%) F5

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

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 6 (10.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 6 (10.91%) Lync
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2010
2 6 (10.91%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 7 (12.73%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.82%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 47 (85.45%) Firewall
2 26 (47.27%) Cisco Nexus
3 25 (45.45%) LAN
3 25 (45.45%) WAN
4 24 (43.64%) Network Security
5 16 (29.09%) MPLS
5 16 (29.09%) EIGRP
6 15 (27.27%) OSPF
6 15 (27.27%) BGP
6 15 (27.27%) VPN
7 14 (25.45%) TCP/IP
7 14 (25.45%) Cisco PIX
8 12 (21.82%) IPsec
9 10 (18.18%) SAN
9 10 (18.18%) VPLS
10 7 (12.73%) DNS
10 7 (12.73%) DHCP
10 7 (12.73%) VoIP
11 6 (10.91%) Intrusion Detection
12 4 (7.27%) Wireless
General
1 10 (18.18%) Legal
2 3 (5.45%) Aerospace
3 2 (3.64%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.82%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (63.64%) Network Engineer
2 21 (38.18%) Security Engineer
3 19 (34.55%) Network Security Engineer
4 13 (23.64%) Analyst
5 12 (21.82%) Network Analyst
5 12 (21.82%) Security Analyst
5 12 (21.82%) Network Security Analyst
6 9 (16.36%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) Support Engineer
6 9 (16.36%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (10.91%) Consultant
8 4 (7.27%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Network Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) Security Consultant
9 3 (5.45%) Support Analyst
9 3 (5.45%) Implementation Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Design Engineer
9 3 (5.45%) Infrastructure Manager
9 3 (5.45%) Network Security Consultant
10 2 (3.64%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (14.55%) CSS
2 6 (10.91%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.09%) Client/Server
2 1 (1.82%) CESG
2 1 (1.82%) PKI
2 1 (1.82%) EqualLogic
2 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 9 (16.36%) Windows Server 2012
3 6 (10.91%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (27.27%) ITIL
2 11 (20.00%) Network Management
3 10 (18.18%) Incident Management
4 9 (16.36%) Change Control
5 6 (10.91%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (7.27%) WAN Optimisation
7 3 (5.45%) SIEM
7 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
7 3 (5.45%) Project Management
7 3 (5.45%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.64%) Information Security
8 2 (3.64%) Network Design
8 2 (3.64%) Network Architecture
8 2 (3.64%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.82%) Protective Monitoring
9 1 (1.82%) Capacity Planning
9 1 (1.82%) Time Management
9 1 (1.82%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.82%) Service Management
9 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.82%) SQL
1 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 43 (78.18%) Cisco Certification
2 29 (52.73%) CCNP
3 23 (41.82%) CCNA
4 15 (27.27%) CCSE
5 14 (25.45%) CCSA
6 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (12.73%) CCDP
8 6 (10.91%) CCDA
9 5 (9.09%) MCSE
10 4 (7.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 4 (7.27%) JNCIA
10 4 (7.27%) JNCIS
10 4 (7.27%) MCITP
11 3 (5.45%) SC Cleared
11 3 (5.45%) Security Cleared
11 3 (5.45%) CCIE
11 3 (5.45%) CCSP
11 3 (5.45%) CCIP
12 1 (1.82%) CISSP
12 1 (1.82%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.27%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.64%) GPG13
2 2 (3.64%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (1.82%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (20.00%) XenDesktop
2 10 (18.18%) XenApp
2 10 (18.18%) Active Directory
3 6 (10.91%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (10.91%) Forefront TMG
3 6 (10.91%) IAG
3 6 (10.91%) UAG
4 5 (9.09%) Hyper-V
4 5 (9.09%) ISA Server
5 4 (7.27%) VMware Server
5 4 (7.27%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (7.27%) XenServer
6 2 (3.64%) Snort
6 2 (3.64%) Squid
7 1 (1.82%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (10.91%) WSUS
1 6 (10.91%) SCCM
1 6 (10.91%) Cacti
1 6 (10.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.82%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (69.09%) CheckPoint
3 17 (30.91%) Juniper
4 14 (25.45%) Microsoft
5 13 (23.64%) NetApp
6 11 (20.00%) Citrix
7 10 (18.18%) HP
7 10 (18.18%) F5
8 9 (16.36%) Remedy
9 8 (14.55%) Fortinet
9 8 (14.55%) Blue Coat
10 7 (12.73%) VMware
10 7 (12.73%) Nokia
11 6 (10.91%) Symantec
11 6 (10.91%) EMC
11 6 (10.91%) SolarWinds
12 4 (7.27%) WatchGuard
12 4 (7.27%) SonicWALL
13 3 (5.45%) Sourcefire
14 2 (3.64%) McAfee
Warwickshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £43000 - £480000 per annum + car, pen
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £31,500 to £39,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago