The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the West 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 24 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
England / West Midlands
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 184 200 186
Rank change year-on-year +16 -14  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 43 38 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.84% 0.61% 0.75%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.51% 4.19% 4.91%
Number of salaries quoted 37 33 35
Median salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.78% +26.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £34,850 £32,800 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -  

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 West Midlands with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
West Midlands
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 780 906 875
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 15.29% 14.64% 15.27%
Number of salaries quoted 611 721 780
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +6.66%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,059 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £64,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in the West Midlands

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in the West Midlands

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in the West Midlands over the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in the West Midlands

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in the West 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 West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 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
Birmingham +15 21 £45,000 +5.88% 6
Warwickshire +18 11 £35,000 -28.20%
Shropshire +11 4 £55,000 +62.96%
Worcestershire -4 3 £42,500 -15.00% 2
Staffordshire - 2 £20,000 -
Coventry -9 1 £55,000 -15.38% 1
Herefordshire - 1 £42,500 -
Cisco ASA
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 104 (100.00%) Cisco
2 90 (86.54%) Firewall
3 70 (67.31%) Cisco Certification
4 61 (58.65%) WAN
5 59 (56.73%) CCNA
6 56 (53.85%) CCNP
7 47 (45.19%) Network Security
8 40 (38.46%) VPN
9 39 (37.50%) CheckPoint
10 38 (36.54%) MPLS
11 37 (35.58%) LAN
12 36 (34.62%) DNS
12 36 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
13 31 (29.81%) DHCP
13 31 (29.81%) Wireless
14 29 (27.88%) OSPF
15 26 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
16 25 (24.04%) F5
17 24 (23.08%) BGP
17 24 (23.08%) VMware
18 23 (22.12%) Data Centre
19 22 (21.15%) Load Balancing
19 22 (21.15%) Windows
20 21 (20.19%) Palo Alto
21 20 (19.23%) SolarWinds
22 18 (17.31%) SNMP
22 18 (17.31%) IPv6
23 17 (16.35%) DMVPN
23 17 (16.35%) VLAN
23 17 (16.35%) Fortinet

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West 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 5 (4.81%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.92%) CMS
2 2 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (1.92%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (0.96%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 8 (7.69%) Amazon AWS
1 8 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 90 (86.54%) Firewall
2 61 (58.65%) WAN
3 47 (45.19%) Network Security
4 40 (38.46%) VPN
5 38 (36.54%) MPLS
6 37 (35.58%) LAN
7 36 (34.62%) Cisco Nexus
7 36 (34.62%) DNS
8 31 (29.81%) DHCP
8 31 (29.81%) Wireless
9 29 (27.88%) OSPF
10 26 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
11 24 (23.08%) BGP
12 18 (17.31%) IPv6
12 18 (17.31%) SNMP
13 17 (16.35%) DMVPN
13 17 (16.35%) VLAN
14 14 (13.46%) TACACS
15 13 (12.50%) EIGRP
15 13 (12.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.96%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (2.88%) Manufacturing
1 3 (2.88%) Spanish Language
2 2 (1.92%) Billing
2 2 (1.92%) Finance
3 1 (0.96%) Automotive
3 1 (0.96%) Retail
3 1 (0.96%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 73 (70.19%) Network Engineer
2 23 (22.12%) Cisco Engineer
2 23 (22.12%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 17 (16.35%) Security Engineer
4 16 (15.38%) Network Security Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) Network Support
5 14 (13.46%) Network Support Engineer
5 14 (13.46%) Support Engineer
6 9 (8.65%) Cisco Security Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 8 (7.69%) Senior Network Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Project Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Security Support Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Senior Network Support
8 7 (6.73%) Senior Network Support Engineer
8 7 (6.73%) Senior Support Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Consultant
9 6 (5.77%) Network Operations Engineer
9 6 (5.77%) Operations Engineer
10 5 (4.81%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (10.58%) 802.1X
2 4 (3.85%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 23 (22.12%) Data Centre
2 12 (11.54%) iPad
3 8 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.77%) Client/Server
4 6 (5.77%) PKI
5 2 (1.92%) Cyberthreat
5 2 (1.92%) Driving Licence
5 2 (1.92%) FlexPod
5 2 (1.92%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (0.96%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.96%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.96%) HP StoreVirtual
6 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (21.15%) Windows
2 11 (10.58%) Linux
2 11 (10.58%) Unix
3 10 (9.62%) Windows Server
4 7 (6.73%) VyOS
5 4 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.92%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.92%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (21.15%) Load Balancing
2 14 (13.46%) Network Design
3 9 (8.65%) Network Monitoring
4 8 (7.69%) SIEM
5 7 (6.73%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (6.73%) ITIL
5 7 (6.73%) Presales
5 7 (6.73%) Project Management
6 6 (5.77%) Capacity Planning
6 6 (5.77%) High Availability
6 6 (5.77%) Mentoring
6 6 (5.77%) Regulatory Compliance
7 5 (4.81%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (4.81%) Migration
7 5 (4.81%) Network Load Balancing
7 5 (4.81%) Penetration Testing
7 5 (4.81%) Root Cause Analysis
7 5 (4.81%) Service Management
7 5 (4.81%) WAN Optimisation
7 5 (4.81%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.85%) SQL
2 3 (2.88%) PowerShell
3 2 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 70 (67.31%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (56.73%) CCNA
3 56 (53.85%) CCNP
4 11 (10.58%) Security Cleared
5 9 (8.65%) SC Cleared
6 6 (5.77%) CCSA
6 6 (5.77%) Degree
7 5 (4.81%) CCSE
8 4 (3.85%) CCIE
9 3 (2.88%) CCDP
9 3 (2.88%) CCSP
9 3 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (1.92%) CCDA
10 2 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (1.92%) MCSE
11 1 (0.96%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (0.96%) CISSP
11 1 (0.96%) ISSAP
11 1 (0.96%) JNCIP
11 1 (0.96%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (16.35%) PCI DSS
2 3 (2.88%) SLA
3 2 (1.92%) QA
4 1 (0.96%) GDPR
4 1 (0.96%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 12 (11.54%) Hyper-V
2 8 (7.69%) Active Directory
3 6 (5.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (2.88%) pfSense
6 1 (0.96%) Forefront TMG
6 1 (0.96%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.96%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (0.96%) vSphere
6 1 (0.96%) XenApp
6 1 (0.96%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (7.69%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (6.73%) Nagios
3 6 (5.77%) FortiGate
4 3 (2.88%) SolarWinds Orion
5 2 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.96%) QRadar
6 1 (0.96%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.96%) WSUS
Vendors
1 104 (100.00%) Cisco
2 39 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 25 (24.04%) F5
4 24 (23.08%) VMware
5 21 (20.19%) Palo Alto
6 20 (19.23%) SolarWinds
7 17 (16.35%) Fortinet
8 15 (14.42%) Juniper
9 11 (10.58%) Cyberoam
10 9 (8.65%) Aruba
10 9 (8.65%) Brocade
10 9 (8.65%) SonicWALL
11 8 (7.69%) McAfee
12 7 (6.73%) ProCurve
12 7 (6.73%) Sourcefire
12 7 (6.73%) Ubiquiti
13 6 (5.77%) Meraki
14 5 (4.81%) Nokia
14 5 (4.81%) Oracle
15 4 (3.85%) Microsoft
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £45000 - £50000.00 per annum + bonus and full benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Worcestershire
Roc Search
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: Yesterday
Malvern, Worcestershire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum + Great Company + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
IQ Telecom
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 8 days ago