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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 175 151 177
Rank change year-on-year
-24 +26
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 36 32 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.71% 0.72% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.67% 4.67% 2.92%
Number of salaries quoted 27 14 10
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,100 £34,750 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £48,250
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -
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
771 685 821
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 15.14% 15.41% 16.87%
Number of salaries quoted 662 563 704
Average salary £36,750 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 March 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 March 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 +6 20 £37,500 -16.66%
Shropshire -14 9 £30,500 - 1
Warwickshire -7 4 £36,250 - 2
Dudley - 2 - - 1
Coventry -18 1 £33,000 +5.60%
Walsall - 1 £32,500 -
Wolverhampton - 1 £27,500 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 81 (92.05%) Firewall
3 58 (65.91%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (61.36%) CheckPoint
5 50 (56.82%) CCNA
6 48 (54.55%) VPN
7 29 (32.95%) WAN
8 26 (29.55%) CCNP
9 25 (28.41%) LAN
9 25 (28.41%) F5
10 21 (23.86%) Juniper
11 20 (22.73%) MPLS
12 19 (21.59%) DNS
12 19 (21.59%) Network Security
13 18 (20.45%) ITIL
14 17 (19.32%) VLAN
15 16 (18.18%) Fortinet
15 16 (18.18%) Riverbed
15 16 (18.18%) Wireless
15 16 (18.18%) VMware
15 16 (18.18%) IP Telephony
15 16 (18.18%) Network Design
16 15 (17.05%) CCSE
16 15 (17.05%) Windows
16 15 (17.05%) TCP/IP
17 14 (15.91%) CCSA
17 14 (15.91%) SolarWinds
17 14 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
18 12 (13.64%) IPv4
18 12 (13.64%) IPv6

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

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 (3.41%) MS Exchange
1 3 (3.41%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.27%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (2.27%) MS Office
2 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 81 (92.05%) Firewall
2 48 (54.55%) VPN
3 29 (32.95%) WAN
4 25 (28.41%) LAN
5 20 (22.73%) MPLS
6 19 (21.59%) DNS
6 19 (21.59%) Network Security
7 17 (19.32%) VLAN
8 16 (18.18%) IP Telephony
8 16 (18.18%) Wireless
9 15 (17.05%) TCP/IP
10 14 (15.91%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (13.64%) IPv4
11 12 (13.64%) IPv6
11 12 (13.64%) BGP
11 12 (13.64%) DDNS
12 11 (12.50%) OSPF
13 10 (11.36%) Broadband
13 10 (11.36%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (10.23%) VoIP
General
1 11 (12.50%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.14%) Back Office
3 1 (1.14%) Electronics
3 1 (1.14%) Law
3 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (48.86%) Network Engineer
2 16 (18.18%) Analyst
3 15 (17.05%) Consultant
4 13 (14.77%) Cisco Engineer
5 12 (13.64%) Network Consultant
5 12 (13.64%) Network Analyst
6 8 (9.09%) Security Consultant
6 8 (9.09%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 7 (7.95%) Support Engineer
8 6 (6.82%) Network Security Consultant
9 5 (5.68%) Cisco Support Engineer
9 5 (5.68%) Cisco Support
10 4 (4.55%) Project Manager
10 4 (4.55%) Sales Consultant
11 3 (3.41%) Architect
11 3 (3.41%) Network Project Manager
11 3 (3.41%) Network Architect
11 3 (3.41%) Technical Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Project Analyst
11 3 (3.41%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (9.09%) CSS
2 4 (4.55%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 2 (2.27%) CESG
1 2 (2.27%) SecurID
2 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
2 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.14%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 15 (17.05%) Windows
2 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (10.23%) Windows Server 2012
3 8 (9.09%) Linux
4 6 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
4 6 (6.82%) Ubuntu
5 1 (1.14%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (20.45%) ITIL
2 16 (18.18%) Network Design
3 11 (12.50%) Service Management
3 11 (12.50%) Network Management
4 10 (11.36%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (7.95%) Root Cause Analysis
5 7 (7.95%) Performance Monitoring
6 6 (6.82%) Network Monitoring
6 6 (6.82%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (6.82%) Change Control
6 6 (6.82%) PRINCE2
6 6 (6.82%) Project Management
6 6 (6.82%) Incident Management
7 4 (4.55%) Load Balancing
7 4 (4.55%) Supplier Management
7 4 (4.55%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.27%) Migration
8 2 (2.27%) E-Commerce
8 2 (2.27%) Supply Chain Management
8 2 (2.27%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.14%) C
1 1 (1.14%) Perl
1 1 (1.14%) PHP
1 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 58 (65.91%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (56.82%) CCNA
3 26 (29.55%) CCNP
4 15 (17.05%) CCSE
5 14 (15.91%) CCSA
6 8 (9.09%) JNCIA
6 8 (9.09%) JNCIS
7 7 (7.95%) CCDP
8 6 (6.82%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (5.68%) CCDA
10 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
11 2 (2.27%) CCIE
11 2 (2.27%) CISSP
11 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 2 (2.27%) JNCIP
11 2 (2.27%) Degree
11 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (1.14%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.82%) SLA
1 6 (6.82%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (7.95%) Active Directory
1 7 (7.95%) Hyper-V
2 2 (2.27%) Terminal Services
2 2 (2.27%) Snort
3 1 (1.14%) vSphere
3 1 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (7.95%) Nagios
2 3 (3.41%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.14%) Cacti
3 1 (1.14%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 54 (61.36%) CheckPoint
3 25 (28.41%) F5
4 21 (23.86%) Juniper
5 16 (18.18%) VMware
5 16 (18.18%) Fortinet
5 16 (18.18%) Riverbed
6 14 (15.91%) SolarWinds
7 12 (13.64%) HP
8 10 (11.36%) Websense
9 9 (10.23%) Citrix
9 9 (10.23%) SonicWALL
9 9 (10.23%) Blue Coat
10 8 (9.09%) Brocade
11 6 (6.82%) Sourcefire
12 5 (5.68%) Nokia
12 5 (5.68%) Remedy
13 3 (3.41%) Aruba
14 2 (2.27%) Veeam
14 2 (2.27%) WatchGuard
Dudley, West Midlands (County)
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £29000 Per Annum
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Car + Bonus 17.5 + Pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Accenture
Salary: From £25,000 to £31,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Worcester
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Warwickshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago