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

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 50 47 62
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 17 17 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 2.55% 2.86% 1.34%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.90% 16.50% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 10 12 8
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -36.36%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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
156 103 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 23.42% 17.31% 16.69%
Number of salaries quoted 126 79 95
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,700
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.75%

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 April 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Cardiff

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 23 (76.67%) Firewall
3 23 (76.67%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (70.00%) CCNP
5 16 (53.33%) Juniper
6 13 (43.33%) CCNA
6 13 (43.33%) HP
6 13 (43.33%) VRRP
6 13 (43.33%) Blue Coat
6 13 (43.33%) VLAN
6 13 (43.33%) SonicWALL
6 13 (43.33%) Network Security
6 13 (43.33%) HSRP
7 11 (36.67%) F5
8 10 (33.33%) Dell
8 10 (33.33%) Nokia
9 9 (30.00%) Project Management
9 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
9 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
9 9 (30.00%) WatchGuard
10 7 (23.33%) Wireless
10 7 (23.33%) SLA
11 5 (16.67%) OSPF
11 5 (16.67%) BGP
12 4 (13.33%) EIGRP
12 4 (13.33%) MPLS
12 4 (13.33%) Finance
12 4 (13.33%) CCSA
12 4 (13.33%) CSS

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 (3.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 23 (76.67%) Firewall
2 13 (43.33%) VRRP
2 13 (43.33%) VLAN
2 13 (43.33%) Network Security
2 13 (43.33%) HSRP
3 7 (23.33%) Wireless
4 5 (16.67%) OSPF
4 5 (16.67%) BGP
5 4 (13.33%) EIGRP
5 4 (13.33%) WAN
5 4 (13.33%) RIP
5 4 (13.33%) VPN
5 4 (13.33%) MPLS
5 4 (13.33%) Cisco PIX
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (10.00%) Wireshark
6 3 (10.00%) VoIP
7 1 (3.33%) LAN
7 1 (3.33%) IPv4
7 1 (3.33%) IPv6
General
1 4 (13.33%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Welsh Language
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (100.00%) Network Engineer
2 13 (43.33%) Security Engineer
3 11 (36.67%) Network Security Engineer
4 9 (30.00%) Project Engineer
5 3 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Network Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Network Architect
6 1 (3.33%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.33%) CSS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (30.00%) Project Management
2 4 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
3 3 (10.00%) Line Management
3 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.00%) Service Delivery
3 3 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 23 (76.67%) Cisco Certification
2 21 (70.00%) CCNP
3 13 (43.33%) CCNA
4 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 9 (30.00%) Security Cleared
5 4 (13.33%) CCSA
5 4 (13.33%) CCSE
5 4 (13.33%) JNCIS
6 1 (3.33%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (23.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) ProxySG
1 3 (10.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (10.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 30 (100.00%) Cisco
2 24 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 16 (53.33%) Juniper
4 13 (43.33%) HP
4 13 (43.33%) Blue Coat
4 13 (43.33%) SonicWALL
5 11 (36.67%) F5
6 10 (33.33%) Dell
6 10 (33.33%) Nokia
7 9 (30.00%) WatchGuard
8 4 (13.33%) ProCurve
9 3 (10.00%) SolarWinds
9 3 (10.00%) Mitel
9 3 (10.00%) Citrix
10 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
10 1 (3.33%) VMware
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 5 days ago