Period
to 23 September 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 6 months to 23 September 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
23 Sep 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 100 124 152
Rank change year-on-year +24 +28 +37
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 51 68 49
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.90% 1.83% 1.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.21% 11.20% 8.69%
Number of salaries quoted 36 49 39
Birmingham median annual salary £52,500 £57,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.70% +21.05% +15.15%
10th Percentile £37,500 £47,000 £36,150
90th Percentile £72,000 £71,250 £65,000
West Midlands median annual salary £52,500 £53,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year -0.94% +24.71% -2.86%

Cisco ASA is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 554 607 564
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 20.66% 16.34% 14.72%
Number of salaries quoted 437 419 436
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £26,250 £25,250 £25,750
90th Percentile £72,000 £68,750 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £44,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% +2.56% -2.50%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Birmingham.

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in Birmingham

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Birmingham over the 6 months to 23 September 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 23 September 2019, IT jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 43 (84.31%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (76.47%) Firewall
4 38 (74.51%) CCNP
5 33 (64.71%) WAN
6 29 (56.86%) CCNA
7 21 (41.18%) Wireless
7 21 (41.18%) CheckPoint
8 20 (39.22%) LAN
9 19 (37.25%) Project Management
9 19 (37.25%) Data Centre
10 17 (33.33%) Palo Alto
10 17 (33.33%) OSPF
11 16 (31.37%) Mentoring
12 15 (29.41%) Network Architecture
13 14 (27.45%) Capacity Planning
13 14 (27.45%) Azure
13 14 (27.45%) Load Balancing
13 14 (27.45%) F5
13 14 (27.45%) Office 365
14 13 (25.49%) Line Management
14 13 (25.49%) Virtual Team
14 13 (25.49%) EIGRP
14 13 (25.49%) CCDP
15 12 (23.53%) Avaya
15 12 (23.53%) VPN
15 12 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
15 12 (23.53%) Presales
16 11 (21.57%) Linux
16 11 (21.57%) Juniper

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 6 (11.76%) SharePoint
1 6 (11.76%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 14 (27.45%) Azure
1 14 (27.45%) Office 365
2 11 (21.57%) AWS
3 6 (11.76%) Azure Active Directory
3 6 (11.76%) Azure Functions
3 6 (11.76%) Azure Machine Learning
3 6 (11.76%) IaaS
3 6 (11.76%) PaaS
3 6 (11.76%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 39 (76.47%) Firewall
2 33 (64.71%) WAN
3 21 (41.18%) Wireless
4 20 (39.22%) LAN
5 17 (33.33%) OSPF
6 13 (25.49%) EIGRP
7 12 (23.53%) VPN
8 10 (19.61%) Network Security
9 7 (13.73%) MPLS
10 6 (11.76%) Cisco Firepower
10 6 (11.76%) Remote Desktop
10 6 (11.76%) Skype
11 4 (7.84%) BGP
12 3 (5.88%) IPsec
12 3 (5.88%) SAN
13 2 (3.92%) HSRP
13 2 (3.92%) VLAN
13 2 (3.92%) VRRP
14 1 (1.96%) DAB
14 1 (1.96%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (11.76%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (5.88%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Git (software)
1 6 (11.76%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (13.73%) Finance
2 5 (9.80%) Retail
3 2 (3.92%) Public Sector
3 2 (3.92%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.96%) Banking
Job Titles
1 25 (49.02%) Network Engineer
2 15 (29.41%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (17.65%) Principal Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Lead Network Engineer
4 7 (13.73%) Network Team Leader
4 7 (13.73%) Team Leader
5 6 (11.76%) Architect
5 6 (11.76%) Designer
5 6 (11.76%) Security Designer
6 4 (7.84%) Network Architect
6 4 (7.84%) Security Engineer
7 3 (5.88%) Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Consultant
7 3 (5.88%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 3 (5.88%) Network Consultant
8 2 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Cisco Support
8 2 (3.92%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
8 2 (3.92%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.92%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (11.76%) JSON
1 6 (11.76%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 19 (37.25%) Data Centre
2 13 (25.49%) Virtual Team
3 6 (11.76%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 5 (9.80%) Greenfield Project
4 5 (9.80%) Private Cloud
4 5 (9.80%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.96%) EPoS
5 1 (1.96%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.57%) Linux
2 9 (17.65%) Windows
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.88%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (37.25%) Project Management
2 16 (31.37%) Mentoring
3 15 (29.41%) Network Architecture
4 14 (27.45%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (27.45%) Load Balancing
5 13 (25.49%) Line Management
6 12 (23.53%) Identity Access Management
6 12 (23.53%) Presales
7 10 (19.61%) Capacity Management
8 9 (17.65%) Network Design
8 9 (17.65%) Root Cause Analysis
9 7 (13.73%) Technical Leadership
10 6 (11.76%) Artificial Intelligence
10 6 (11.76%) Data Protection
10 6 (11.76%) Deployment Automation
10 6 (11.76%) Machine Learning
10 6 (11.76%) Project Delivery
10 6 (11.76%) SDLC
10 6 (11.76%) Software Asset Management
10 6 (11.76%) Threat Detection
Programming Languages
1 6 (11.76%) Bash Shell
1 6 (11.76%) PowerShell
1 6 (11.76%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (84.31%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (74.51%) CCNP
3 29 (56.86%) CCNA
4 13 (25.49%) CCDP
5 11 (21.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (19.61%) CCDA
7 6 (11.76%) CISSP
7 6 (11.76%) TOGAF Certification
8 5 (9.80%) MCSE
9 3 (5.88%) ITIL Certification
9 3 (5.88%) MCITP
10 2 (3.92%) CCIE
10 2 (3.92%) CCIE Service Provider
10 2 (3.92%) CCSP
10 2 (3.92%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.92%) JNCIE
10 2 (3.92%) JNCIP
11 1 (1.96%) JNCIS
11 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.76%) Docker
2 6 (11.76%) Virtual Machines
2 6 (11.76%) XenApp
2 6 (11.76%) XenDesktop
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (15.69%) FortiGate
2 6 (11.76%) CASB
2 6 (11.76%) HP Data Protector
2 6 (11.76%) Kubernetes
2 6 (11.76%) Microsoft Intune
2 6 (11.76%) NetBackup
2 6 (11.76%) Opscode Chef
2 6 (11.76%) Puppet
2 6 (11.76%) Stealthwatch
2 6 (11.76%) Terraform
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 21 (41.18%) CheckPoint
3 17 (33.33%) Palo Alto
4 14 (27.45%) F5
5 12 (23.53%) Avaya
6 11 (21.57%) Juniper
7 9 (17.65%) Mitel
8 8 (15.69%) Forcepoint
8 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
9 6 (11.76%) arcserve
9 6 (11.76%) Citrix
9 6 (11.76%) CommVault
9 6 (11.76%) ForeScout
9 6 (11.76%) Netskope
9 6 (11.76%) Oracle
9 6 (11.76%) Symantec
9 6 (11.76%) Veeam
10 5 (9.80%) IBM
10 5 (9.80%) Meraki
11 3 (5.88%) VMware