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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 16 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / West Midlands
Rank 161 155 186
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 52 68 37
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.06% 1.33% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 6.34% 9.20% 4.57%
Number of salaries quoted 48 66 35
Median salary £38,750 £42,500 £38,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.82% +11.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £33,250 £25,800
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £48,250 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-11.91% +7.22%

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
820 739 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 16.72% 14.48% 16.06%
Number of salaries quoted 660 641 724
Median salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +17.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,250 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £60,000 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 16 January 2017.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 16 January 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Worcestershire +2 19 £37,500 -11.76%
Herefordshire - 15 £45,000 - 1
Coventry +8 7 £34,000 -24.44% 2
Birmingham -13 5 £40,000 +6.66%
Warwickshire +19 3 £45,000 -
Solihull - 1 £37,500 -
West Bromwich - 1 £34,500 -
Cisco ASA
England

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 94 (100.00%) Cisco
2 89 (94.68%) Firewall
3 76 (80.85%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (69.15%) CCNA
5 52 (55.32%) CCNP
6 48 (51.06%) WAN
7 47 (50.00%) Network Security
7 47 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 43 (45.74%) LAN
9 37 (39.36%) DNS
10 35 (37.23%) DHCP
11 30 (31.91%) OSPF
12 28 (29.79%) MPLS
13 25 (26.60%) Cisco IOS
13 25 (26.60%) Palo Alto
14 24 (25.53%) Wireless
15 23 (24.47%) F5
16 22 (23.40%) DMVPN
17 21 (22.34%) HSRP
17 21 (22.34%) Data Centre
18 20 (21.28%) Security Cleared
19 19 (20.21%) SC Cleared
19 19 (20.21%) CheckPoint
20 18 (19.15%) Windows
21 17 (18.09%) EIGRP
21 17 (18.09%) Mentoring
21 17 (18.09%) Presales
21 17 (18.09%) Load Balancing
22 16 (17.02%) VLAN
22 16 (17.02%) PCI DSS

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.26%) IIS
2 2 (2.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.06%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (1.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.45%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.19%) MS Office
4 1 (1.06%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.32%) SaaS
2 4 (4.26%) IaaS
3 1 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.06%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 89 (94.68%) Firewall
2 48 (51.06%) WAN
3 47 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 47 (50.00%) Network Security
4 43 (45.74%) LAN
5 37 (39.36%) DNS
6 35 (37.23%) DHCP
7 30 (31.91%) OSPF
8 28 (29.79%) MPLS
9 25 (26.60%) Cisco IOS
10 24 (25.53%) Wireless
11 22 (23.40%) DMVPN
12 21 (22.34%) HSRP
13 17 (18.09%) EIGRP
14 16 (17.02%) VLAN
14 16 (17.02%) VPN
15 14 (14.89%) BGP
15 14 (14.89%) BGP-4
15 14 (14.89%) IPv6
15 14 (14.89%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (4.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (2.13%) GIS
General
1 4 (4.26%) Manufacturing
2 3 (3.19%) Finance
3 1 (1.06%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 54 (57.45%) Network Engineer
2 22 (23.40%) Cisco Engineer
3 19 (20.21%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 14 (14.89%) Network Security Engineer
4 14 (14.89%) Security Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Cisco Security Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Consultant
6 9 (9.57%) Switch Engineer
7 8 (8.51%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (7.45%) Analyst
9 4 (4.26%) 3rd Line Support
9 4 (4.26%) Cisco Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Designer
9 4 (4.26%) Network Consultant
9 4 (4.26%) Presales Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
10 3 (3.19%) Administrator
10 3 (3.19%) IP Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Lead Network Engineer
10 3 (3.19%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (14.89%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.06%) OAuth
2 1 (1.06%) OpenID
2 1 (1.06%) SailPoint
2 1 (1.06%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (22.34%) Data Centre
2 8 (8.51%) Client/Server
2 8 (8.51%) PKI
3 5 (5.32%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.26%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.06%) Fintech
5 1 (1.06%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.06%) SCADA
5 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.15%) Windows
2 16 (17.02%) Windows Server
3 7 (7.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (6.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (5.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (4.26%) Windows 8
7 2 (2.13%) Linux
8 1 (1.06%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.09%) Load Balancing
1 17 (18.09%) Mentoring
1 17 (18.09%) Presales
2 10 (10.64%) High Availability
3 8 (8.51%) Disaster Recovery
3 8 (8.51%) ITIL
3 8 (8.51%) Project Management
4 7 (7.45%) Contract Management
5 6 (6.38%) Network Design
5 6 (6.38%) Resource Management
5 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 5 (5.32%) Cybersecurity
6 5 (5.32%) PRINCE2
6 5 (5.32%) Regulatory Compliance
6 5 (5.32%) Risk Management
6 5 (5.32%) SIEM
7 4 (4.26%) Data Security
7 4 (4.26%) Stakeholder Management
8 3 (3.19%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (3.19%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (4.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 76 (80.85%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (69.15%) CCNA
3 52 (55.32%) CCNP
4 20 (21.28%) Security Cleared
5 19 (20.21%) SC Cleared
6 9 (9.57%) CCIE
6 9 (9.57%) CCSP
7 7 (7.45%) CCSA
7 7 (7.45%) CCSE
8 5 (5.32%) MCSE
8 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (4.26%) MCSA
9 4 (4.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (3.19%) MOS
11 2 (2.13%) CCDP
11 2 (2.13%) CISSP
11 2 (2.13%) MCITP
12 1 (1.06%) CCA
12 1 (1.06%) Citrix Certification
12 1 (1.06%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (17.02%) PCI DSS
2 2 (2.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.06%) GPG13
3 1 (1.06%) ISO27002
3 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (13.83%) Active Directory
2 12 (12.77%) vSphere
3 10 (10.64%) Hyper-V
4 8 (8.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (4.26%) XenApp
5 4 (4.26%) XenDesktop
6 3 (3.19%) Firmware
6 3 (3.19%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.06%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (1.06%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (8.51%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (7.45%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (3.19%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.06%) Cisco UCCX
4 1 (1.06%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.06%) QRadar
Vendors
1 94 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (26.60%) Palo Alto
3 23 (24.47%) F5
4 19 (20.21%) CheckPoint
5 14 (14.89%) Cyberoam
5 14 (14.89%) VMware
6 13 (13.83%) Juniper
6 13 (13.83%) Microsoft
7 11 (11.70%) Fortinet
8 9 (9.57%) Citrix
8 9 (9.57%) HP
8 9 (9.57%) Meraki
9 8 (8.51%) SolarWinds
10 7 (7.45%) Draytek
10 7 (7.45%) Huawei
11 6 (6.38%) SonicWALL
12 5 (5.32%) EMC
12 5 (5.32%) Intel Security
12 5 (5.32%) NETGEAR
13 4 (4.26%) Dell
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