Period
to 21 May 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 21 May 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 123 151 182
Rank change year-on-year +28 +31 -49
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 74 32 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 1.99% 0.86% 0.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.19% 6.31% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 29 25 18
Birmingham median annual salary £55,000 £50,000 £36,728
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.00% +36.14% -2.06%
10th Percentile £37,500 £37,500 £31,000
90th Percentile £62,500 £52,500 £67,500
West Midlands median annual salary £49,500 £38,750 £45,000
% change year-on-year +27.74% -13.89% +42.86%

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 607 507 637
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 16.36% 13.69% 14.11%
Number of salaries quoted 364 367 511
Birmingham median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £23,825 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,375 £57,500 £60,000
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 21 May 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 May 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 74 (100.00%) Cisco
2 70 (94.59%) Cisco Certification
3 64 (86.49%) CheckPoint
4 62 (83.78%) CCNP
5 61 (82.43%) Juniper
6 58 (78.38%) Data Centre
7 57 (77.03%) BGP
8 56 (75.68%) VPN
8 56 (75.68%) Fortinet
9 55 (74.32%) OSPF
10 54 (72.97%) FWSM
11 53 (71.62%) ITIL
12 49 (66.22%) Firewall
13 47 (63.51%) ITIL V3
14 43 (58.11%) SNMP
14 43 (58.11%) Presales
15 42 (56.76%) DHCP
15 42 (56.76%) DNS
16 38 (51.35%) IPsec
17 36 (48.65%) F5
18 35 (47.30%) Cisco Nexus
19 34 (45.95%) TCP/IP
20 32 (43.24%) Network Security
20 32 (43.24%) Self-Motivation
21 31 (41.89%) Continuous Improvement
21 31 (41.89%) PKI
21 31 (41.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
22 30 (40.54%) LAN
23 29 (39.19%) SSL
24 28 (37.84%) WAN

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 23 (31.08%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 57 (77.03%) BGP
2 56 (75.68%) VPN
3 55 (74.32%) OSPF
4 54 (72.97%) FWSM
5 49 (66.22%) Firewall
6 43 (58.11%) SNMP
7 42 (56.76%) DHCP
7 42 (56.76%) DNS
8 38 (51.35%) IPsec
9 35 (47.30%) Cisco Nexus
10 34 (45.95%) TCP/IP
11 32 (43.24%) Network Security
12 30 (40.54%) LAN
13 29 (39.19%) SSL
14 28 (37.84%) WAN
15 27 (36.49%) Cisco Firepower
16 26 (35.14%) MPLS
17 24 (32.43%) Ethernet
17 24 (32.43%) VLAN
18 23 (31.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.76%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 31 (41.89%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (2.70%) Retail
2 1 (1.35%) Billing
Job Titles
1 23 (31.08%) Architect
1 23 (31.08%) Security Architect
1 23 (31.08%) Security Solutions Architect
1 23 (31.08%) Solutions Architect
2 22 (29.73%) Network Engineer
3 19 (25.68%) Network Specialist
3 19 (25.68%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 19 (25.68%) Senior Network Specialist
4 16 (21.62%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (10.81%) Security Engineer
6 6 (8.11%) Firewall Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) 3rd Line Technical Support
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Support Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Support
7 5 (6.76%) Technical Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (25.68%) LDAP
2 1 (1.35%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 58 (78.38%) Data Centre
2 32 (43.24%) Self-Motivation
3 31 (41.89%) PKI
4 23 (31.08%) Cyberthreat
4 23 (31.08%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (1.35%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.76%) Windows
1 5 (6.76%) Windows Server
1 5 (6.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (71.62%) ITIL
2 47 (63.51%) ITIL V3
3 43 (58.11%) Presales
4 31 (41.89%) Continuous Improvement
5 24 (32.43%) Line Management
5 24 (32.43%) Load Balancing
5 24 (32.43%) Network Design
5 24 (32.43%) PRINCE2
5 24 (32.43%) SIEM
6 23 (31.08%) E-Commerce
6 23 (31.08%) Incident Management
6 23 (31.08%) Malware Detection/Protection
6 23 (31.08%) Software Optimisation
6 23 (31.08%) Vulnerability Management
7 20 (27.03%) Project Management
7 20 (27.03%) Service Delivery
8 19 (25.68%) Due Diligence
8 19 (25.68%) Network Monitoring
8 19 (25.68%) Requirements Analysis
8 19 (25.68%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 70 (94.59%) Cisco Certification
2 62 (83.78%) CCNP
3 23 (31.08%) CCDP
3 23 (31.08%) CCSE
3 23 (31.08%) CISSP
3 23 (31.08%) IISP
3 23 (31.08%) ISSAP
3 23 (31.08%) JNCIP
4 19 (25.68%) Degree
4 19 (25.68%) PMI Certification
4 19 (25.68%) PMP
5 7 (9.46%) CCNA
6 6 (8.11%) CCSP
7 5 (6.76%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (6.76%) MCITP
7 5 (6.76%) MCSE
7 5 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (5.41%) JNCIS
9 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.70%) Cyber Essentials
3 1 (1.35%) QA
System Software
1 24 (32.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (6.76%) VMware ESXi
2 5 (6.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (5.41%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 23 (31.08%) QRadar
2 1 (1.35%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 74 (100.00%) Cisco
2 64 (86.49%) CheckPoint
3 61 (82.43%) Juniper
4 56 (75.68%) Fortinet
5 36 (48.65%) F5
6 23 (31.08%) Forcepoint
6 23 (31.08%) IBM
6 23 (31.08%) LogRhythm
6 23 (31.08%) Splunk
6 23 (31.08%) Tufin
7 19 (25.68%) CA
8 5 (6.76%) VMware
9 4 (5.41%) Blue Coat
9 4 (5.41%) McAfee
10 1 (1.35%) Aruba
10 1 (1.35%) Brocade
10 1 (1.35%) Capita
10 1 (1.35%) Meraki
10 1 (1.35%) Ruckus Wireless
10 1 (1.35%) SolarWinds