Period
to 22 November 2017

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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 148 183 151
Rank change year-on-year +35 -32 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 49 32 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.27% 0.67% 0.84%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.22% 4.03% 4.39%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 32
Birmingham median annual salary £49,000 £40,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +22.50% -5.88% -10.53%
10th Percentile £35,950 £32,500 £32,550
90th Percentile £62,000 £60,000 £61,250
West Midlands median annual salary £47,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +11.76% - -

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 596 795 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 15.39% 16.70% 19.19%
Number of salaries quoted 462 530 674
Birmingham median annual salary £40,125 £40,000 £40,178
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.31% -0.44% +0.45%
10th Percentile £25,750 £22,975 £25,000
90th Percentile £61,250 £61,250 £70,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
% 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 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 Birmingham region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (71.43%) Firewall
3 32 (65.31%) CCNP
4 27 (55.10%) CheckPoint
4 27 (55.10%) Network Security
5 26 (53.06%) IPsec
6 25 (51.02%) TCP/IP
6 25 (51.02%) VPN
7 24 (48.98%) BGP
8 22 (44.90%) DNS
8 22 (44.90%) SNMP
9 21 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
10 20 (40.82%) Juniper
10 20 (40.82%) MPLS
10 20 (40.82%) Wireless
11 19 (38.78%) VLAN
11 19 (38.78%) Line Management
12 17 (34.69%) Fortinet
12 17 (34.69%) OSPF
12 17 (34.69%) WAN
12 17 (34.69%) DHCP
13 16 (32.65%) LAN
14 15 (30.61%) Brocade
14 15 (30.61%) Network Design
14 15 (30.61%) F5
15 14 (28.57%) ITIL V3
15 14 (28.57%) SIEM
15 14 (28.57%) SolarWinds
15 14 (28.57%) Time Management

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 (12.24%) CMS
2 5 (10.20%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (8.16%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (2.04%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 35 (71.43%) Firewall
2 27 (55.10%) Network Security
3 26 (53.06%) IPsec
4 25 (51.02%) TCP/IP
4 25 (51.02%) VPN
5 24 (48.98%) BGP
6 22 (44.90%) DNS
6 22 (44.90%) SNMP
7 21 (42.86%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (40.82%) MPLS
8 20 (40.82%) Wireless
9 19 (38.78%) VLAN
10 17 (34.69%) DHCP
10 17 (34.69%) OSPF
10 17 (34.69%) WAN
11 16 (32.65%) LAN
12 13 (26.53%) Cisco ISE
12 13 (26.53%) Ethernet
12 13 (26.53%) SSL
13 8 (16.33%) SSH
Development Applications
1 1 (2.04%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 13 (26.53%) Billing
2 5 (10.20%) Retail
3 4 (8.16%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.04%) Finance
4 1 (2.04%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 9 (18.37%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Firewall Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Implementation Engineer
3 6 (12.24%) Network Specialist
4 5 (10.20%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Security Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Security Designer
5 4 (8.16%) Unified Communications Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco Network Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) Cisco Specialist
6 3 (6.12%) ICT Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) ICT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Architect
7 2 (4.08%) IT Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.08%) Juniper Architect
7 2 (4.08%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (16.33%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 13 (26.53%) FlexPod
3 9 (18.37%) PKI
4 7 (14.29%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (4.08%) iPad
6 1 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.04%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.04%) Cyberthreat
Operating Systems
1 13 (26.53%) Windows
2 5 (10.20%) Windows 10
2 5 (10.20%) Windows 7
2 5 (10.20%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.04%) Linux
3 1 (2.04%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (38.78%) Line Management
2 15 (30.61%) Network Design
3 14 (28.57%) ITIL
3 14 (28.57%) ITIL V3
3 14 (28.57%) Presales
3 14 (28.57%) Project Management
3 14 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 14 (28.57%) SIEM
3 14 (28.57%) Time Management
4 13 (26.53%) Application Performance Management
4 13 (26.53%) Converged Infrastructure
4 13 (26.53%) Load Balancing
4 13 (26.53%) Mentoring
4 13 (26.53%) Migration
4 13 (26.53%) Performance Management
4 13 (26.53%) Security Management
5 8 (16.33%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (12.24%) Matrix Management
7 5 (10.20%) Change Control
7 5 (10.20%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 6 (12.24%) C
2 5 (10.20%) PowerShell
2 5 (10.20%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (65.31%) CCNP
3 8 (16.33%) CCIE
4 7 (14.29%) CCNA
5 3 (6.12%) Degree
6 2 (4.08%) SC Cleared
6 2 (4.08%) Security Cleared
7 1 (2.04%) CCSA
7 1 (2.04%) Check Point Certification
7 1 (2.04%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (2.04%) PMI Certification
7 1 (2.04%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (26.53%) QA
2 1 (2.04%) GDPR
System Software
1 14 (28.57%) Active Directory
2 6 (12.24%) ProxySG
3 5 (10.20%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 13 (26.53%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (12.24%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (8.16%) WSUS
4 1 (2.04%) FortiGate
4 1 (2.04%) QRadar
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (55.10%) CheckPoint
3 20 (40.82%) Juniper
4 17 (34.69%) Fortinet
5 15 (30.61%) Brocade
5 15 (30.61%) F5
6 14 (28.57%) Meraki
6 14 (28.57%) SolarWinds
7 13 (26.53%) Aruba
7 13 (26.53%) HP
7 13 (26.53%) Sourcefire
8 6 (12.24%) Blue Coat
8 6 (12.24%) McAfee
9 5 (10.20%) EqualLogic
9 5 (10.20%) Nimble Storage
9 5 (10.20%) Synology
9 5 (10.20%) Veeam
9 5 (10.20%) VMware
10 4 (8.16%) Microsoft
11 1 (2.04%) CA