Period
to 18 February 2018

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 18 February 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 146 175 148
Rank change year-on-year +29 -27 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 43 20 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.19% 0.48% 1.00%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.13% 3.18% 6.02%
Number of salaries quoted 16 16 38
Birmingham median annual salary £49,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% -5.88% -
10th Percentile £37,500 £35,750 £31,175
90th Percentile £56,250 £51,250 £62,500
West Midlands median annual salary £49,000 £37,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +30.67% -11.76% +13.33%

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 529 629 681
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 14.61% 15.16% 16.66%
Number of salaries quoted 354 400 585
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
10th Percentile £25,650 £25,500 £25,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £60,000 £57,750
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year - +2.56% +4.00%

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 18 February 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 February 2018, 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 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 39 (90.70%) Cisco Certification
3 37 (86.05%) VPN
3 37 (86.05%) CCNP
4 34 (79.07%) Juniper
4 34 (79.07%) SNMP
5 33 (76.74%) DNS
6 31 (72.09%) DHCP
7 30 (69.77%) CheckPoint
7 30 (69.77%) Fortinet
8 29 (67.44%) ITIL
9 28 (65.12%) OSPF
9 28 (65.12%) BGP
9 28 (65.12%) Data Centre
10 27 (62.79%) ITIL V3
10 27 (62.79%) Presales
11 25 (58.14%) Firewall
12 22 (51.16%) IPsec
13 21 (48.84%) LAN
13 21 (48.84%) FWSM
13 21 (48.84%) VLAN
14 20 (46.51%) Network Security
14 20 (46.51%) TCP/IP
14 20 (46.51%) MPLS
15 19 (44.19%) SSL
15 19 (44.19%) SIEM
16 18 (41.86%) Load Balancing
16 18 (41.86%) Network Design
16 18 (41.86%) WAN
16 18 (41.86%) Ethernet

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 12 (27.91%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 37 (86.05%) VPN
2 34 (79.07%) SNMP
3 33 (76.74%) DNS
4 31 (72.09%) DHCP
5 28 (65.12%) BGP
5 28 (65.12%) OSPF
6 25 (58.14%) Firewall
7 22 (51.16%) IPsec
8 21 (48.84%) FWSM
8 21 (48.84%) LAN
8 21 (48.84%) VLAN
9 20 (46.51%) MPLS
9 20 (46.51%) Network Security
9 20 (46.51%) TCP/IP
10 19 (44.19%) SSL
11 18 (41.86%) Ethernet
11 18 (41.86%) WAN
12 17 (39.53%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (27.91%) Wireshark
13 12 (27.91%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (20.93%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (13.95%) Billing
2 2 (4.65%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (32.56%) Architect
2 12 (27.91%) Security Architect
2 12 (27.91%) Security Solutions Architect
2 12 (27.91%) Solutions Architect
3 11 (25.58%) Network Engineer
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
4 9 (20.93%) Senior Network Specialist
5 8 (18.60%) Network Specialist
5 8 (18.60%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Firewall Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Implementation Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Juniper Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Network Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Security Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
7 1 (2.33%) 3rd Line Technical Engineer
7 1 (2.33%) Infrastructure Support
7 1 (2.33%) Senior Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (20.93%) LDAP
2 7 (16.28%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 28 (65.12%) Data Centre
2 16 (37.21%) PKI
3 12 (27.91%) Cyberthreat
3 12 (27.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 6 (13.95%) FlexPod
5 1 (2.33%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 8 (18.60%) Windows
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (67.44%) ITIL
2 27 (62.79%) ITIL V3
2 27 (62.79%) Presales
3 19 (44.19%) SIEM
4 18 (41.86%) Load Balancing
4 18 (41.86%) Network Design
5 15 (34.88%) Line Management
5 15 (34.88%) Project Management
5 15 (34.88%) Service Delivery
6 12 (27.91%) E-Commerce
6 12 (27.91%) Incident Management
6 12 (27.91%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 12 (27.91%) Software Optimisation
6 12 (27.91%) Vulnerability Management
7 10 (23.26%) PRINCE2
8 9 (20.93%) Continuous Improvement
8 9 (20.93%) Network Monitoring
8 9 (20.93%) Requirements Analysis
8 9 (20.93%) Service Management
9 7 (16.28%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 39 (90.70%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (86.05%) CCNP
3 12 (27.91%) CCDP
3 12 (27.91%) CCSE
3 12 (27.91%) CISSP
3 12 (27.91%) IISP
3 12 (27.91%) ISSAP
3 12 (27.91%) JNCIP
4 9 (20.93%) Degree
4 9 (20.93%) PMI Certification
4 9 (20.93%) PMP
5 7 (16.28%) CCIE
6 4 (9.30%) CCNA
7 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
7 2 (4.65%) Security Cleared
8 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.33%) MCITP
8 1 (2.33%) MCSE
8 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.95%) QA
System Software
1 17 (39.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.65%) ProxySG
3 1 (2.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (30.23%) QRadar
2 6 (13.95%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 43 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (79.07%) Juniper
3 30 (69.77%) CheckPoint
3 30 (69.77%) Fortinet
4 16 (37.21%) F5
5 13 (30.23%) Splunk
6 12 (27.91%) Forcepoint
6 12 (27.91%) IBM
6 12 (27.91%) LogRhythm
6 12 (27.91%) Tufin
7 9 (20.93%) CA
8 8 (18.60%) Brocade
9 6 (13.95%) Aruba
9 6 (13.95%) HP
9 6 (13.95%) Meraki
9 6 (13.95%) SolarWinds
9 6 (13.95%) Sourcefire
10 2 (4.65%) Blue Coat
10 2 (4.65%) McAfee
11 1 (2.33%) WatchGuard