The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the South Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 68 67 80
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 31 21 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.62% 2.30% 0.44%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.02% 10.94% 2.20%
Number of salaries quoted 25 14 4
Average salary £37,500 £42,000 £28,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +47.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,200 £32,300 £27,650
10% offered a salary of more than £42,800 £48,500 £32,150
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Cisco ASA
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 South Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
South Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
258 192 182
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 21.83% 20.98% 20.13%
Number of salaries quoted 219 172 169
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% +19.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £44,400 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco ASA
Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in South Wales

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in South Wales

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in South Wales

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the South Wales region over the 3 months to 26 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff 0 13 £42,500 -15.00% 5
Newport +4 8 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Bridgend +8 4 £43,750 +2.94% 1
Torfaen - 4 £36,250 -
Cisco ASA
Wales

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 56 (100.00%) Cisco
2 48 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (80.36%) Firewall
4 44 (78.57%) CCNP
5 38 (67.86%) CheckPoint
6 29 (51.79%) Juniper
7 27 (48.21%) Blue Coat
8 24 (42.86%) WAN
9 23 (41.07%) LAN
9 23 (41.07%) Cisco PIX
10 20 (35.71%) Windows
10 20 (35.71%) McAfee
11 19 (33.93%) HP
12 18 (32.14%) VPN
12 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
13 16 (28.57%) F5
14 15 (26.79%) CCNA
14 15 (26.79%) Network Security
15 14 (25.00%) SonicWALL
15 14 (25.00%) VMware
15 14 (25.00%) Dell
16 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
16 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
17 11 (19.64%) BGP
17 11 (19.64%) Citrix
17 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
18 10 (17.86%) CCSE
18 10 (17.86%) ProCurve
18 10 (17.86%) JNCIS
18 10 (17.86%) Load Balancing

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the South Wales 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 8 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2007
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.14%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) SAS
5 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (14.29%) MS Office
1 8 (14.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (80.36%) Firewall
2 24 (42.86%) WAN
3 23 (41.07%) LAN
3 23 (41.07%) Cisco PIX
4 18 (32.14%) VPN
5 15 (26.79%) Network Security
6 11 (19.64%) BGP
7 9 (16.07%) OSPF
8 8 (14.29%) Wireless
8 8 (14.29%) MPLS
8 8 (14.29%) VoIP
9 7 (12.50%) IPsec
9 7 (12.50%) VLAN
9 7 (12.50%) iSCSI
9 7 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (10.71%) HSRP
10 6 (10.71%) SAN
10 6 (10.71%) VRRP
11 5 (8.93%) RIP
11 5 (8.93%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (16.07%) Telecoms
2 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 4 (7.14%) Legal
2 4 (7.14%) Welsh Language
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 14 (25.00%) Security Engineer
3 13 (23.21%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (19.64%) Project Engineer
5 10 (17.86%) Senior Network Engineer
6 6 (10.71%) 3rd Line Support
7 5 (8.93%) Escalation Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (7.14%) Administrator
8 4 (7.14%) Network Administrator
9 3 (5.36%) Network Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Architect
9 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Network Architect
10 2 (3.57%) Senior Architect
10 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
10 2 (3.57%) Network Support
11 1 (1.79%) Pre Sales Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) EqualLogic
1 8 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Windows
2 8 (14.29%) Linux
2 8 (14.29%) Windows XP
2 8 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 7 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (12.50%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.86%) Load Balancing
2 9 (16.07%) Incident Management
3 6 (10.71%) Network Design
3 6 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (8.93%) Project Management
5 4 (7.14%) Protective Monitoring
6 3 (5.36%) Line Management
6 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
6 3 (5.36%) Time Management
6 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
6 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (5.36%) Software Deployment
7 2 (3.57%) Change Management
7 2 (3.57%) ITIL
7 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (3.57%) Network Management
7 2 (3.57%) Capacity Management
8 1 (1.79%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.79%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) AWK
1 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 48 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (78.57%) CCNP
3 15 (26.79%) CCNA
4 13 (23.21%) Security Cleared
5 10 (17.86%) CCSE
5 10 (17.86%) JNCIS
6 9 (16.07%) SC Cleared
7 8 (14.29%) CCSP
8 7 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
8 7 (12.50%) MCITP
8 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (12.50%) VCP5
9 6 (10.71%) CCSA
10 4 (7.14%) Degree
10 4 (7.14%) CCIE
11 3 (5.36%) CCDA
12 2 (3.57%) JNCIE
12 2 (3.57%) CISSP
12 2 (3.57%) JNCIA
13 1 (1.79%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.50%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 13 (23.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (19.64%) Hyper-V
3 8 (14.29%) Active Directory
4 5 (8.93%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.36%) vSphere
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.36%) ProxySG
6 2 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (67.86%) CheckPoint
3 29 (51.79%) Juniper
4 27 (48.21%) Blue Coat
5 20 (35.71%) McAfee
6 19 (33.93%) HP
7 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
8 16 (28.57%) F5
9 14 (25.00%) SonicWALL
9 14 (25.00%) Dell
9 14 (25.00%) VMware
10 11 (19.64%) Citrix
11 10 (17.86%) ProCurve
12 6 (10.71%) Nokia
12 6 (10.71%) Websense
13 5 (8.93%) Lumension
13 5 (8.93%) Aruba
14 4 (7.14%) WatchGuard
15 3 (5.36%) Mitel
15 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Arts Council of Wales
Salary: From £29,749 to £39,093 per annum - Grade D
Posted: 17 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Cadence Resourcing
Salary: £38000 - £48000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Cardiff
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £250pm car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 17 days ago