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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 57 56 48
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -8
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 9 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.47% 2.08% 0.50%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 7.56% 9.92% 3.13%
Number of salaries quoted 8 11 2
Average salary £35,250 £35,000 £34,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.71% +2.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £32,500 £33,650
10% offered a salary of more than £70,500 £57,500 £34,850
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
119 121 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 19.48% 20.97% 16.00%
Number of salaries quoted 112 108 58
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,675 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £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 24 October 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (96.97%) Firewall
3 28 (84.85%) CheckPoint
4 26 (78.79%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (69.70%) F5
6 18 (54.55%) CCNP
7 16 (48.48%) VPN
8 15 (45.45%) LAN
8 15 (45.45%) WAN
9 14 (42.42%) Juniper
9 14 (42.42%) MPLS
10 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
11 11 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (33.33%) BGP
11 11 (33.33%) SLA
12 10 (30.30%) OSPF
12 10 (30.30%) CCIE
12 10 (30.30%) CCSE
12 10 (30.30%) JNCIS
13 8 (24.24%) CCNA
14 7 (21.21%) VMware
15 6 (18.18%) Internet
15 6 (18.18%) SAN
15 6 (18.18%) IPv4
15 6 (18.18%) IPv6
16 5 (15.15%) HP
16 5 (15.15%) Wireless
16 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
16 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
16 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 1 (3.03%) Apache
1 1 (3.03%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) SAS
1 1 (3.03%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 32 (96.97%) Firewall
2 16 (48.48%) VPN
3 15 (45.45%) LAN
3 15 (45.45%) WAN
4 14 (42.42%) MPLS
5 11 (33.33%) BGP
5 11 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (30.30%) OSPF
7 6 (18.18%) IPv4
7 6 (18.18%) IPv6
7 6 (18.18%) SAN
7 6 (18.18%) Internet
8 5 (15.15%) Wireless
9 4 (12.12%) IPsec
9 4 (12.12%) WLAN
9 4 (12.12%) DWDM
9 4 (12.12%) DNS
10 3 (9.09%) FTP
10 3 (9.09%) EIGRP
11 2 (6.06%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.03%) MySQL
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (3.03%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (6.06%) Welsh Language
2 1 (3.03%) Advertising
2 1 (3.03%) Retail
Job Titles
1 18 (54.55%) Network Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Architect
2 7 (21.21%) Network Architect
3 5 (15.15%) Senior Network Engineer
4 4 (12.12%) Network Administrator
4 4 (12.12%) Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (9.09%) Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Network Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Operations Team Leader
5 3 (9.09%) Network Operations Team Leader
6 1 (3.03%) Network Design Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Support
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Network Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Architect
6 1 (3.03%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Network Support
6 1 (3.03%) Senior Support Engineer
6 1 (3.03%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Windows
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (39.39%) Load Balancing
2 4 (12.12%) ITIL
3 3 (9.09%) Time Management
3 3 (9.09%) Software Deployment
4 2 (6.06%) Project Management
4 2 (6.06%) Network Design
5 1 (3.03%) Incident Management
5 1 (3.03%) Project Planning
5 1 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.03%) Problem Management
5 1 (3.03%) Change Management
5 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2
5 1 (3.03%) Configuration Management
5 1 (3.03%) Email Migration
5 1 (3.03%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.03%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.03%) AWK
1 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 26 (78.79%) Cisco Certification
2 18 (54.55%) CCNP
3 10 (30.30%) CCIE
3 10 (30.30%) CCSE
3 10 (30.30%) JNCIS
4 8 (24.24%) CCNA
5 5 (15.15%) Degree
5 5 (15.15%) SC Cleared
5 5 (15.15%) Security Cleared
6 2 (6.06%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.06%) CCDP
7 1 (3.03%) CCDA
7 1 (3.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (12.12%) VMware ESX
3 3 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 33 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (84.85%) CheckPoint
3 23 (69.70%) F5
4 14 (42.42%) Juniper
5 7 (21.21%) VMware
6 5 (15.15%) HP
7 2 (6.06%) Dell
8 1 (3.03%) Citrix
8 1 (3.03%) NetApp
8 1 (3.03%) Nokia
8 1 (3.03%) Red Hat
8 1 (3.03%) WatchGuard
8 1 (3.03%) SonicWALL
8 1 (3.03%) TOWER Software
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 49 minutes ago
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