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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 66 60 46
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 11 13 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 1.55% 1.92% 1.49%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.73% 9.85% 9.23%
Number of salaries quoted 10 9 4
Average salary £50,000 £42,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -5.55%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
113 132 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 15.92% 19.47% 16.13%
Number of salaries quoted 93 115 55
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 10 February 2016.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (93.33%) Firewall
3 25 (83.33%) Juniper
4 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
5 21 (70.00%) CCNP
5 21 (70.00%) VPN
6 20 (66.67%) LAN
7 18 (60.00%) WAN
8 13 (43.33%) Cisco Nexus
9 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
9 11 (36.67%) F5
10 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
10 10 (33.33%) DNS
10 10 (33.33%) SLA
10 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
10 10 (33.33%) Degree
10 10 (33.33%) IPsec
11 9 (30.00%) Load Balancing
11 9 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (30.00%) BGP
11 9 (30.00%) Client/Server
11 9 (30.00%) FTP
11 9 (30.00%) VoIP
11 9 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
11 9 (30.00%) DDoS Mitigation
11 9 (30.00%) NetScaler
11 9 (30.00%) Network Management
12 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
12 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
12 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 28 (93.33%) Firewall
2 21 (70.00%) VPN
3 20 (66.67%) LAN
4 18 (60.00%) WAN
5 13 (43.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (36.67%) TCP/IP
7 10 (33.33%) DNS
7 10 (33.33%) IPsec
8 9 (30.00%) BGP
8 9 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
8 9 (30.00%) FTP
8 9 (30.00%) NetScaler
8 9 (30.00%) VoIP
9 8 (26.67%) Internet
9 8 (26.67%) IPv4
9 8 (26.67%) MPLS
9 8 (26.67%) NX-OS
9 8 (26.67%) OSPF
9 8 (26.67%) Wireless
9 8 (26.67%) WLAN
General
1 8 (26.67%) Telecoms
2 4 (13.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 29 (96.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (40.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) Network Support
3 10 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
3 10 (33.33%) Support Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior IT Support
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Network Support
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 6 (20.00%) Senior Support Engineer
5 5 (16.67%) Juniper Engineer
6 4 (13.33%) Juniper Support
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 2 (6.67%) Network Operations Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Cisco Support
8 1 (3.33%) Designer
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (3.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (3.33%) Network Designer
Miscellaneous
1 10 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 9 (30.00%) Client/Server
2 9 (30.00%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 8 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (26.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.33%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 8 (26.67%) CatOS
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) Linux
3 1 (3.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) DDoS Mitigation
1 9 (30.00%) Load Balancing
1 9 (30.00%) Network Management
2 8 (26.67%) Time Management
3 5 (16.67%) ITIL
4 2 (6.67%) High Availability
5 1 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (3.33%) Data Security
5 1 (3.33%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (3.33%) Risk Analysis
5 1 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 22 (73.33%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (70.00%) CCNP
3 10 (33.33%) Degree
4 5 (16.67%) CCNA
5 3 (10.00%) CCIE
6 1 (3.33%) CCSA
6 1 (3.33%) CCSE
6 1 (3.33%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.33%) Firmware
1 1 (3.33%) VMware ESX
1 1 (3.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (13.33%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 25 (83.33%) Juniper
3 11 (36.67%) F5
4 10 (33.33%) CheckPoint
5 8 (26.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (6.67%) Fortinet
6 2 (6.67%) Radware
6 2 (6.67%) TippingPoint
6 2 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (3.33%) Citrix
7 1 (3.33%) IBM
7 1 (3.33%) Nokia