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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 76 43 42
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -1
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 6 24 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.73% 3.53% 2.86%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.23% 15.69% 14.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4 22 8
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -12.82%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,250 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,500 £74,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £39,750 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+13.20% -0.62%
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
142 153 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 17.34% 22.53% 20.00%
Number of salaries quoted 128 137 82
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,250 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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 28 July 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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 24 (100.00%) Cisco
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (66.67%) HP
3 16 (66.67%) CCNP
3 16 (66.67%) VLAN
4 15 (62.50%) VRRP
4 15 (62.50%) HSRP
5 12 (50.00%) CheckPoint
6 11 (45.83%) BGP
6 11 (45.83%) EIGRP
6 11 (45.83%) ProCurve
7 10 (41.67%) OSPF
7 10 (41.67%) CSS
7 10 (41.67%) RIP
7 10 (41.67%) Wireless
8 8 (33.33%) Network Security
8 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
8 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
8 8 (33.33%) Juniper
9 7 (29.17%) Dell
9 7 (29.17%) SLA
9 7 (29.17%) F5
10 6 (25.00%) Blue Coat
10 6 (25.00%) CCNA
10 6 (25.00%) Nokia
11 5 (20.83%) WatchGuard
11 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
11 5 (20.83%) Project Management
12 3 (12.50%) CCIE

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2015, 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.

Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 24 (100.00%) Firewall
2 16 (66.67%) VLAN
3 15 (62.50%) VRRP
3 15 (62.50%) HSRP
4 11 (45.83%) BGP
4 11 (45.83%) EIGRP
5 10 (41.67%) OSPF
5 10 (41.67%) RIP
5 10 (41.67%) Wireless
6 8 (33.33%) Network Security
General
1 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Security Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Network Security Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Project Engineer
4 5 (20.83%) Lead Network Engineer
5 4 (16.67%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (4.17%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (41.67%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (20.83%) Project Management
2 1 (4.17%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 17 (70.83%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (66.67%) CCNP
3 8 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (33.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (25.00%) CCNA
5 3 (12.50%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (29.17%) SLA
Vendors
1 24 (100.00%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) HP
3 12 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 11 (45.83%) ProCurve
5 8 (33.33%) Juniper
6 7 (29.17%) Dell
6 7 (29.17%) F5
7 6 (25.00%) Blue Coat
7 6 (25.00%) Nokia
8 5 (20.83%) WatchGuard
8 5 (20.83%) SonicWALL
9 1 (4.17%) VMware
9 1 (4.17%) Microsoft