The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 3 months to 28 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / Midlands
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 221 239 233
Rank change year-on-year +18 -6  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 64 60 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.82% 0.63% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.38% 4.24% 4.43%
Number of salaries quoted 54 47 61
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,250 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £62,000
UK excluding London median salary £48,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  

Cisco ASA is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 1190 1414 1333
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 15.26% 14.78% 14.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2721 3432 3706
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £25,750 £24,250 £23,750
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £63,750 £56,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.40%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in the Midlands

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in the Midlands

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in the Midlands over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in the Midlands

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
West Midlands +14 45 £40,000 -13.51% 8
East Midlands +30 20 £52,500 +43.83% 1
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 149 (100.00%) Cisco
2 131 (87.92%) Firewall
3 91 (61.07%) Cisco Certification
4 83 (55.70%) WAN
5 76 (51.01%) CCNP
6 65 (43.62%) CCNA
7 54 (36.24%) LAN
7 54 (36.24%) MPLS
8 50 (33.56%) Network Security
9 48 (32.21%) Cisco Nexus
10 47 (31.54%) VPN
11 45 (30.20%) Wireless
12 42 (28.19%) CheckPoint
13 37 (24.83%) DNS
14 33 (22.15%) Windows
15 32 (21.48%) DHCP
15 32 (21.48%) Cisco IOS
15 32 (21.48%) Data Centre
16 29 (19.46%) OSPF
17 28 (18.79%) SolarWinds
18 27 (18.12%) BGP
18 27 (18.12%) VMware
19 26 (17.45%) F5
20 24 (16.11%) VLAN
20 24 (16.11%) Load Balancing
21 22 (14.77%) Fortinet
21 22 (14.77%) Network Design
21 22 (14.77%) ITIL
21 22 (14.77%) Palo Alto
22 21 (14.09%) Juniper

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 10 (6.71%) Exchange Server 2013
2 6 (4.03%) Skype for Business
3 5 (3.36%) Oracle Workflow
4 4 (2.68%) MS Exchange
5 3 (2.01%) CMS
5 3 (2.01%) IIS
6 2 (1.34%) Apache
7 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (1.34%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 9 (6.04%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (5.37%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 131 (87.92%) Firewall
2 83 (55.70%) WAN
3 54 (36.24%) LAN
3 54 (36.24%) MPLS
4 50 (33.56%) Network Security
5 48 (32.21%) Cisco Nexus
6 47 (31.54%) VPN
7 45 (30.20%) Wireless
8 37 (24.83%) DNS
9 32 (21.48%) Cisco IOS
9 32 (21.48%) DHCP
10 29 (19.46%) OSPF
11 27 (18.12%) BGP
12 24 (16.11%) VLAN
13 19 (12.75%) SNMP
14 17 (11.41%) IPv6
15 16 (10.74%) DMVPN
15 16 (10.74%) TCP/IP
16 15 (10.07%) EIGRP
17 14 (9.40%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.04%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.03%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (4.03%) SQL Server 2014
3 2 (1.34%) MySQL
General
1 3 (2.01%) Billing
1 3 (2.01%) Manufacturing
1 3 (2.01%) Spanish Language
1 3 (2.01%) Telecoms
2 2 (1.34%) Finance
2 2 (1.34%) Retail
3 1 (0.67%) Automotive
3 1 (0.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 97 (65.10%) Network Engineer
2 34 (22.82%) Cisco Engineer
2 34 (22.82%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 16 (10.74%) Network Support
3 16 (10.74%) Network Support Engineer
3 16 (10.74%) Security Engineer
3 16 (10.74%) Support Engineer
4 15 (10.07%) Network Security Engineer
5 14 (9.40%) Senior Network Engineer
6 10 (6.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 9 (6.04%) Architect
8 8 (5.37%) Cisco Security Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Implementation Engineer
8 8 (5.37%) Network Architect
8 8 (5.37%) Support Technician
9 7 (4.70%) Network Design Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) Security Support Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) Senior Network Support
9 7 (4.70%) Senior Network Support Engineer
9 7 (4.70%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (6.71%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.68%) Middleware
3 2 (1.34%) LAMP
4 1 (0.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (21.48%) Data Centre
2 12 (8.05%) iPad
3 8 (5.37%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.03%) Client/Server
4 6 (4.03%) PKI
5 3 (2.01%) FlexPod
5 3 (2.01%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.34%) Cyberthreat
6 2 (1.34%) Driving Licence
7 1 (0.67%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.67%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.67%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.67%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.67%) HP StoreVirtual
7 1 (0.67%) IVR
7 1 (0.67%) Private Cloud
7 1 (0.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 33 (22.15%) Windows
2 18 (12.08%) Windows Server
3 14 (9.40%) Unix
4 13 (8.72%) Linux
5 10 (6.71%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (4.70%) VyOS
7 4 (2.68%) Windows 10
7 4 (2.68%) Windows 7
8 2 (1.34%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (0.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (16.11%) Load Balancing
2 22 (14.77%) ITIL
2 22 (14.77%) Network Design
3 12 (8.05%) Migration
3 12 (8.05%) Network Monitoring
3 12 (8.05%) Presales
4 11 (7.38%) Project Management
5 10 (6.71%) Change Management
6 9 (6.04%) Disaster Recovery
6 9 (6.04%) IT Strategy
6 9 (6.04%) SIEM
7 8 (5.37%) Mentoring
8 7 (4.70%) Line Management
8 7 (4.70%) Service Management
9 6 (4.03%) Capacity Planning
9 6 (4.03%) High Availability
9 6 (4.03%) Infrastructure Transformation
9 6 (4.03%) Penetration Testing
9 6 (4.03%) Regulatory Compliance
10 5 (3.36%) WAN Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.05%) SQL
2 5 (3.36%) PowerShell
3 3 (2.01%) C
4 2 (1.34%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.34%) Perl
4 2 (1.34%) PHP
5 1 (0.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.67%) Python
5 1 (0.67%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 91 (61.07%) Cisco Certification
2 76 (51.01%) CCNP
3 65 (43.62%) CCNA
4 10 (6.71%) Security Cleared
5 8 (5.37%) SC Cleared
6 6 (4.03%) CCSA
6 6 (4.03%) Degree
7 5 (3.36%) CCIE
7 5 (3.36%) CCSE
8 4 (2.68%) CCNP Voice
9 3 (2.01%) CCDP
9 3 (2.01%) CCSP
9 3 (2.01%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.34%) CCDA
10 2 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.34%) MCSE
11 1 (0.67%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.67%) CISSP
11 1 (0.67%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.74%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.01%) QA
2 3 (2.01%) SLA
3 1 (0.67%) GDPR
3 1 (0.67%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (8.05%) Hyper-V
2 11 (7.38%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (2.68%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.01%) pfSense
6 1 (0.67%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.67%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.67%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.67%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.67%) vSphere
6 1 (0.67%) XenApp
6 1 (0.67%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 16 (10.74%) Cisco Prime
2 9 (6.04%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (4.70%) Nagios
4 6 (4.03%) FortiGate
5 3 (2.01%) SolarWinds Orion
5 3 (2.01%) WSUS
6 1 (0.67%) QRadar
6 1 (0.67%) SmoothWall
6 1 (0.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 149 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (28.19%) CheckPoint
3 28 (18.79%) SolarWinds
4 27 (18.12%) VMware
5 26 (17.45%) F5
6 22 (14.77%) Fortinet
6 22 (14.77%) Palo Alto
7 21 (14.09%) Juniper
8 16 (10.74%) HP
8 16 (10.74%) ProCurve
9 13 (8.72%) Meraki
10 10 (6.71%) Aruba
10 10 (6.71%) Brocade
10 10 (6.71%) Cyberoam
11 9 (6.04%) SonicWALL
11 9 (6.04%) Sourcefire
12 8 (5.37%) McAfee
13 7 (4.70%) Microsoft
13 7 (4.70%) Ubiquiti
14 5 (3.36%) Oracle
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Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
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