The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bridgend region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 9 - 9
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 7 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 13.46% - 9.68%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 53.85% - 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 7 0 3
Average salary £42,500 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -4.76%
Cisco ASA
South Wales

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bridgend region.

Communications & Networking Category
Bridgend
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
13 9 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bridgend 25.00% 6.98% 48.39%
Number of salaries quoted 12 7 15
Average salary £37,500 £46,750 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-19.78% +24.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £37,750 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Bridgend region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Bridgend

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Bridgend

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Bridgend

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bridgend

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) McAfee
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
1 11 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 7 (63.64%) CCSE
2 7 (63.64%) Network Design
2 7 (63.64%) JNCIS
2 7 (63.64%) SonicWALL
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
2 7 (63.64%) Websense
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 7 (63.64%) Windows
2 7 (63.64%) Linux
2 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) RIP
2 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
2 7 (63.64%) Aruba
2 7 (63.64%) F5
2 7 (63.64%) Lumension
2 7 (63.64%) OSPF
2 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Bridgend by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Bridgend region citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Cisco ASA. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MS Office
2 6 (54.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 11 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (63.64%) Cisco PIX
2 7 (63.64%) BGP
2 7 (63.64%) LAN
2 7 (63.64%) WAN
2 7 (63.64%) RIP
2 7 (63.64%) OSPF
2 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 7 (63.64%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 4 (36.36%) VoIP
3 4 (36.36%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (9.09%) Internet
General
1 4 (36.36%) Telecoms
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) 3rd Line Support
1 7 (63.64%) Escalation Engineer
2 4 (36.36%) Network Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 3 (27.27%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 7 (63.64%) Windows
1 7 (63.64%) Linux
1 7 (63.64%) Windows XP
1 7 (63.64%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) Network Design
2 4 (36.36%) Incident Management
2 4 (36.36%) Protective Monitoring
Qualifications
1 11 (100.00%) CCNP
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (63.64%) CCSE
2 7 (63.64%) JNCIS
3 4 (36.36%) CCSP
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
1 11 (100.00%) Juniper
1 11 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 11 (100.00%) McAfee
1 11 (100.00%) Blue Coat
2 7 (63.64%) SonicWALL
2 7 (63.64%) Websense
2 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 7 (63.64%) Aruba
2 7 (63.64%) F5
2 7 (63.64%) Lumension
3 4 (36.36%) HP
3 4 (36.36%) ProCurve