Period
to 12 November 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 12 November 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
12 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 155 188
Rank change year-on-year +12 +33 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 50 44 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.38% 1.15% 0.67%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.61% 7.79% 4.05%
Number of salaries quoted 46 32 27
Birmingham median annual salary £57,500 £48,250 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.17% +20.63% -5.88%
10th Percentile £46,875 £35,800 £32,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £57,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £53,000 £47,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year +11.58% +13.10% -1.18%

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 581 565 791
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.09% 14.76% 16.49%
Number of salaries quoted 405 440 530
Birmingham median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% - -3.32%
10th Percentile £27,750 £25,750 £22,975
90th Percentile £67,500 £60,250 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £41,500 £38,500 £38,750
% change year-on-year +7.79% -0.65% +3.33%

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 12 November 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 12 November 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 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (90.00%) Firewall
3 43 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (82.00%) VPN
4 41 (82.00%) CCNP
5 34 (68.00%) Data Centre
6 30 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 30 (60.00%) Juniper
7 29 (58.00%) CheckPoint
7 29 (58.00%) BGP
7 29 (58.00%) Fortinet
8 28 (56.00%) OSPF
8 28 (56.00%) F5
9 27 (54.00%) FWSM
10 24 (48.00%) Self-Motivation
10 24 (48.00%) IPsec
11 23 (46.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 23 (46.00%) PKI
11 23 (46.00%) Continuous Improvement
12 18 (36.00%) WAN
13 15 (30.00%) MPLS
14 14 (28.00%) LAN
15 13 (26.00%) CCIE
15 13 (26.00%) Wireless
16 11 (22.00%) Meraki
17 9 (18.00%) ITIL V3
17 9 (18.00%) Line Management
17 9 (18.00%) Presales
17 9 (18.00%) VLAN
17 9 (18.00%) ITIL

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 3 (6.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (4.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 45 (90.00%) Firewall
2 41 (82.00%) VPN
3 30 (60.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 29 (58.00%) BGP
5 28 (56.00%) OSPF
6 27 (54.00%) FWSM
7 24 (48.00%) IPsec
8 18 (36.00%) WAN
9 15 (30.00%) MPLS
10 14 (28.00%) LAN
11 13 (26.00%) Wireless
12 9 (18.00%) VLAN
13 8 (16.00%) Cisco Firepower
13 8 (16.00%) TCP/IP
14 6 (12.00%) DHCP
14 6 (12.00%) DNS
14 6 (12.00%) Network Security
15 5 (10.00%) SNMP
15 5 (10.00%) VPLS
16 4 (8.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 23 (46.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (4.00%) Finance
1 2 (4.00%) Retail
2 1 (2.00%) Banking
2 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 36 (72.00%) Network Engineer
2 16 (32.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Network Architect
3 6 (12.00%) Network Specialist
3 6 (12.00%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Cisco Security Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Network Security Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Project Engineer
4 4 (8.00%) Security Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Network Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Security Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Network Design Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Network Security Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Security Architect
5 3 (6.00%) Security Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Security Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) LDAP
2 1 (2.00%) 802.1X
2 1 (2.00%) JSON
2 1 (2.00%) REST
2 1 (2.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 34 (68.00%) Data Centre
2 24 (48.00%) Self-Motivation
3 23 (46.00%) PKI
4 3 (6.00%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (6.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (2.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.00%) CMDB
5 1 (2.00%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.00%) Private Cloud
5 1 (2.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.00%) Windows
1 2 (4.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (46.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL
2 9 (18.00%) ITIL V3
2 9 (18.00%) Line Management
2 9 (18.00%) Presales
3 5 (10.00%) Information Security
3 5 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
3 5 (10.00%) Project Management
4 4 (8.00%) Load Balancing
4 4 (8.00%) Network Load Balancing
4 4 (8.00%) Network Management
4 4 (8.00%) SIEM
5 3 (6.00%) Capacity Planning
5 3 (6.00%) E-Commerce
5 3 (6.00%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) Incident Management
5 3 (6.00%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 3 (6.00%) Network Architecture
5 3 (6.00%) Software Optimisation
5 3 (6.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (2.00%) R
1 1 (2.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 43 (86.00%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (82.00%) CCNP
3 13 (26.00%) CCIE
4 8 (16.00%) CCNA
5 5 (10.00%) JNCIS
6 4 (8.00%) CCSP
6 4 (8.00%) CISSP
7 3 (6.00%) CCDP
7 3 (6.00%) CCSE
7 3 (6.00%) IISP
7 3 (6.00%) ISSAP
7 3 (6.00%) JNCIP
7 3 (6.00%) TOGAF Certification
8 2 (4.00%) Degree
8 2 (4.00%) PMI Certification
8 2 (4.00%) PMP
9 1 (2.00%) SANS
9 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
9 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (10.00%) SLA
3 2 (4.00%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (4.00%) GDPR
3 2 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (2.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (2.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.00%) XenApp
2 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) Cisco Prime
1 4 (8.00%) Nagios
1 4 (8.00%) Stealthwatch
2 3 (6.00%) QRadar
3 1 (2.00%) Ansible
Vendors
1 50 (100.00%) Cisco
2 30 (60.00%) Juniper
3 29 (58.00%) CheckPoint
3 29 (58.00%) Fortinet
4 28 (56.00%) F5
5 11 (22.00%) Meraki
6 6 (12.00%) Palo Alto
7 5 (10.00%) Draytek
7 5 (10.00%) Microsoft
8 4 (8.00%) SolarWinds
8 4 (8.00%) SonicWALL
9 3 (6.00%) HP
9 3 (6.00%) IBM
9 3 (6.00%) LogRhythm
9 3 (6.00%) Splunk
9 3 (6.00%) Tufin
10 2 (4.00%) CA
10 2 (4.00%) Huawei
11 1 (2.00%) McAfee
11 1 (2.00%) NetApp