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 15 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
15 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 55 52 68
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 33 40 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.03% 3.46% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.89% 16.46% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 31 32 16
Average salary £42,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -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
256 243 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.51% 21.02% 27.33%
Number of salaries quoted 235 214 206
Average salary £36,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.28% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £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 15 September 2014.

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 15 September 2014. 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 -18 14 £68,750 +96.42% 2
Bridgend - 8 £40,000 -
Caerphilly +4 4 £36,250 +3.57%
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco ASA
Wales

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 60 (98.36%) Firewall
3 55 (90.16%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (83.61%) CheckPoint
5 48 (78.69%) CCNP
6 38 (62.30%) F5
7 33 (54.10%) Juniper
8 30 (49.18%) BGP
9 29 (47.54%) LAN
10 21 (34.43%) WAN
10 21 (34.43%) Cisco PIX
11 20 (32.79%) VPN
12 19 (31.15%) SLA
12 19 (31.15%) JNCIS
12 19 (31.15%) CCSE
12 19 (31.15%) Load Balancing
13 18 (29.51%) Blue Coat
13 18 (29.51%) HP
13 18 (29.51%) OSPF
14 16 (26.23%) McAfee
15 15 (24.59%) HSRP
16 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
16 14 (22.95%) Network Security
17 13 (21.31%) EIGRP
17 13 (21.31%) CCNA
18 12 (19.67%) VRRP
18 12 (19.67%) ITIL
18 12 (19.67%) Linux
18 12 (19.67%) SonicWALL
18 12 (19.67%) MPLS

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 15 September 2014, 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 4 (6.56%) SharePoint
1 4 (6.56%) Lync
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.64%) SAS
3 1 (1.64%) WorkSite
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 7 (11.48%) MS Office
3 2 (3.28%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (98.36%) Firewall
2 30 (49.18%) BGP
3 29 (47.54%) LAN
4 21 (34.43%) WAN
4 21 (34.43%) Cisco PIX
5 20 (32.79%) VPN
6 18 (29.51%) OSPF
7 15 (24.59%) HSRP
8 14 (22.95%) Network Security
9 13 (21.31%) EIGRP
10 12 (19.67%) VRRP
10 12 (19.67%) MPLS
11 11 (18.03%) IPsec
11 11 (18.03%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (14.75%) FWSM
13 7 (11.48%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 7 (11.48%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 7 (11.48%) RIP
14 6 (9.84%) VLAN
15 5 (8.20%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.28%) MySQL
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (9.84%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.28%) Legal
2 2 (3.28%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.64%) Advertising
3 1 (1.64%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Network Engineer
2 11 (18.03%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (14.75%) Escalation Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Network Support
4 8 (13.11%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (13.11%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (11.48%) Security Engineer
6 6 (9.84%) Network Architect
6 6 (9.84%) Architect
7 5 (8.20%) Network Security Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Project Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Network Operations Team Leader
9 3 (4.92%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Operations Team Leader
9 3 (4.92%) Network Team Leader
9 3 (4.92%) Team Leader
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Support Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Security Engineer
Operating Systems
1 12 (19.67%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) Windows
3 7 (11.48%) UNIX
3 7 (11.48%) Windows XP
3 7 (11.48%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (31.15%) Load Balancing
2 12 (19.67%) ITIL
3 9 (14.75%) Network Design
4 8 (13.11%) Capacity Management
5 7 (11.48%) Incident Management
6 5 (8.20%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.56%) Project Management
7 4 (6.56%) Protective Monitoring
7 4 (6.56%) Email Migration
8 2 (3.28%) Network Management
8 2 (3.28%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (3.28%) Change Management
8 2 (3.28%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.64%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.64%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.64%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.64%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) AWK
1 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (90.16%) Cisco Certification
2 48 (78.69%) CCNP
3 19 (31.15%) CCSE
3 19 (31.15%) JNCIS
4 13 (21.31%) CCNA
5 9 (14.75%) CCIE
5 9 (14.75%) SC Cleared
5 9 (14.75%) Security Cleared
6 7 (11.48%) Degree
7 6 (9.84%) CCSP
8 5 (8.20%) SAP Certification
9 4 (6.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 3 (4.92%) CCDA
11 2 (3.28%) CCDP
11 2 (3.28%) CISSP
11 2 (3.28%) JNCIA
11 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (3.28%) CCSA
11 2 (3.28%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 2 (3.28%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (31.15%) SLA
2 5 (8.20%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (8.20%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 6 (9.84%) Active Directory
1 6 (9.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (8.20%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.64%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (13.11%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (83.61%) CheckPoint
3 38 (62.30%) F5
4 33 (54.10%) Juniper
5 18 (29.51%) HP
5 18 (29.51%) Blue Coat
6 16 (26.23%) McAfee
7 14 (22.95%) Microsoft
8 12 (19.67%) VMware
8 12 (19.67%) SonicWALL
9 9 (14.75%) Websense
10 8 (13.11%) ProCurve
11 7 (11.48%) Aruba
11 7 (11.48%) Lumension
12 6 (9.84%) Dell
13 5 (8.20%) SAP
13 5 (8.20%) WatchGuard
14 2 (3.28%) Nokia
14 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
15 1 (1.64%) NetApp
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago