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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 54 41 47
Rank change year-on-year
-13 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 16 21 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.46% 3.55% 0.28%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.43% 14.89% 1.16%
Number of salaries quoted 14 16 1
Average salary £55,000 £41,250 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% +30.95%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
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 Cardiff region.

Communications & Networking Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
140 141 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 21.54% 23.82% 24.23%
Number of salaries quoted 131 120 73
Average salary £36,000 £39,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.86% +25.39%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £70,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Cardiff

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Cardiff region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 35 (100.00%) Cisco
1 35 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 35 (100.00%) Firewall
2 28 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (60.00%) CCNP
4 20 (57.14%) F5
5 17 (48.57%) Juniper
6 13 (37.14%) BGP
7 12 (34.29%) CCNA
8 11 (31.43%) SLA
8 11 (31.43%) MPLS
8 11 (31.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 10 (28.57%) CCSE
9 10 (28.57%) JNCIS
9 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
9 10 (28.57%) LAN
9 10 (28.57%) WAN
10 9 (25.71%) VPN
10 9 (25.71%) OSPF
10 9 (25.71%) VMware
10 9 (25.71%) HSRP
11 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
11 8 (22.86%) CCIE
11 8 (22.86%) Dell
12 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
12 7 (20.00%) HP
12 7 (20.00%) SAN
12 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
12 7 (20.00%) WatchGuard
12 7 (20.00%) SonicWALL

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (17.14%) SharePoint
1 6 (17.14%) Lync
2 1 (2.86%) SAS
2 1 (2.86%) WorkSite
2 1 (2.86%) Apache
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (5.71%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.86%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 6 (17.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 35 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (37.14%) BGP
3 11 (31.43%) MPLS
3 11 (31.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 10 (28.57%) LAN
4 10 (28.57%) WAN
5 9 (25.71%) VPN
5 9 (25.71%) HSRP
5 9 (25.71%) OSPF
6 7 (20.00%) SAN
7 6 (17.14%) VLAN
8 5 (14.29%) VRRP
8 5 (14.29%) NetScreen
8 5 (14.29%) Network Security
9 4 (11.43%) Internet
9 4 (11.43%) DWDM
9 4 (11.43%) IPv4
9 4 (11.43%) IPv6
10 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
11 2 (5.71%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.86%) MySQL
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (2.86%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (2.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (5.71%) Welsh Language
2 1 (2.86%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (22.86%) Senior Network Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Project Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 5 (14.29%) Network Architect
3 5 (14.29%) Architect
4 3 (8.57%) Network Operations Team Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Operations Team Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Network Team Leader
4 3 (8.57%) Team Leader
5 1 (2.86%) Network Support
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Design Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Support
5 1 (2.86%) Senior Network Support Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Network Design Engineer
5 1 (2.86%) Server Technician
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.57%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Linux
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (2.86%) UNIX
3 1 (2.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Load Balancing
2 6 (17.14%) Email Migration
3 5 (14.29%) Project Management
4 4 (11.43%) ITIL
5 2 (5.71%) Change Management
6 1 (2.86%) Network Design
6 1 (2.86%) Incident Management
6 1 (2.86%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (2.86%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.86%) Network Management
6 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.86%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) AWK
1 1 (2.86%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 28 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (60.00%) CCNP
3 12 (34.29%) CCNA
4 10 (28.57%) CCSE
4 10 (28.57%) JNCIS
5 8 (22.86%) CCIE
6 5 (14.29%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 5 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 2 (5.71%) Degree
7 2 (5.71%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (2.86%) CCDP
8 1 (2.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (2.86%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (31.43%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (22.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (20.00%) Hyper-V
2 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (2.86%) VMware ESX
3 1 (2.86%) UAG
Vendors
1 35 (100.00%) Cisco
1 35 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 20 (57.14%) F5
3 17 (48.57%) Juniper
4 9 (25.71%) VMware
5 8 (22.86%) Dell
6 7 (20.00%) WatchGuard
6 7 (20.00%) SonicWALL
6 7 (20.00%) HP
7 1 (2.86%) TOWER Software
7 1 (2.86%) Citrix
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft
7 1 (2.86%) NetApp
7 1 (2.86%) Nokia
7 1 (2.86%) Red Hat
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Salary: From £31,000 to £33,000 per annum
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