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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 68 85 72
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -13
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 26 13 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.31% 1.20% 1.03%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.09% 7.03% 5.23%
Number of salaries quoted 23 9 8
Average salary £37,500 £42,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% -19.04%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
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
215 185 172
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.13% 17.08% 19.59%
Number of salaries quoted 203 166 163
Average salary £38,400 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.71% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £47,500 £52,500
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 29 December 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 29 December 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 +1 12 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Bridgend +13 5 £39,000 -8.23%
Newport +15 4 £37,500 -9.63% 1
Torfaen - 4 £36,250 - 1
Cisco ASA
Wales

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 53 (86.89%) Cisco Certification
3 51 (83.61%) Firewall
4 45 (73.77%) CheckPoint
5 43 (70.49%) CCNP
6 30 (49.18%) Juniper
6 30 (49.18%) LAN
7 28 (45.90%) WAN
7 28 (45.90%) F5
8 26 (42.62%) VPN
8 26 (42.62%) Blue Coat
9 24 (39.34%) Cisco PIX
10 21 (34.43%) BGP
11 20 (32.79%) Load Balancing
12 19 (31.15%) McAfee
13 18 (29.51%) HP
14 17 (27.87%) Windows
15 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
16 15 (24.59%) MPLS
16 15 (24.59%) OSPF
16 15 (24.59%) Network Security
17 13 (21.31%) CCNA
17 13 (21.31%) CCSE
17 13 (21.31%) JNCIS
18 12 (19.67%) VMware
18 12 (19.67%) SLA
18 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
18 12 (19.67%) SonicWALL
19 11 (18.03%) CCIE
19 11 (18.03%) IPsec

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 5 (8.20%) Apache
2 4 (6.56%) Tomcat
2 4 (6.56%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2007
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (4.92%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.64%) Lync
4 1 (1.64%) SAS
4 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (13.11%) MS Office
1 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.64%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (83.61%) Firewall
2 30 (49.18%) LAN
3 28 (45.90%) WAN
4 26 (42.62%) VPN
5 24 (39.34%) Cisco PIX
6 21 (34.43%) BGP
7 15 (24.59%) MPLS
7 15 (24.59%) OSPF
7 15 (24.59%) Network Security
8 11 (18.03%) IPsec
9 9 (14.75%) Cisco Nexus
9 9 (14.75%) EIGRP
10 8 (13.11%) Wireless
10 8 (13.11%) VoIP
11 7 (11.48%) HSRP
12 6 (9.84%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
12 6 (9.84%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 6 (9.84%) VRRP
12 6 (9.84%) RIP
12 6 (9.84%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.56%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (13.11%) Telecoms
2 4 (6.56%) Finance
2 4 (6.56%) Welsh Language
3 3 (4.92%) Legal
4 2 (3.28%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 38 (62.30%) Network Engineer
2 12 (19.67%) Senior Network Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Network Security Engineer
3 11 (18.03%) Security Engineer
4 8 (13.11%) Network Architect
4 8 (13.11%) Architect
5 7 (11.48%) 3rd Line Support
6 6 (9.84%) Escalation Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Support Engineer
7 5 (8.20%) Network Support
7 5 (8.20%) Network Support Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Network Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Project Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Administrator
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (6.56%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Systems Administrator
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Support Engineer
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Support
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Network Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.56%) EqualLogic
1 4 (6.56%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.87%) Windows
2 10 (16.39%) Linux
3 8 (13.11%) Windows XP
3 8 (13.11%) Windows 7
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (4.92%) Windows 2000 Server
4 3 (4.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (3.28%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (32.79%) Load Balancing
2 9 (14.75%) Incident Management
3 7 (11.48%) Network Design
4 6 (9.84%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (8.20%) Capacity Management
5 5 (8.20%) ITIL
6 4 (6.56%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (4.92%) Line Management
7 3 (4.92%) Mentoring
7 3 (4.92%) Configuration Management
7 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
7 3 (4.92%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.92%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.92%) Network Management
7 3 (4.92%) Network Load Balancing
7 3 (4.92%) Time Management
8 2 (3.28%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (3.28%) Change Management
8 2 (3.28%) Project Management
9 1 (1.64%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.28%) AWK
1 2 (3.28%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 53 (86.89%) Cisco Certification
2 43 (70.49%) CCNP
3 13 (21.31%) CCNA
3 13 (21.31%) CCSE
3 13 (21.31%) JNCIS
4 12 (19.67%) Security Cleared
5 11 (18.03%) CCIE
6 10 (16.39%) SC Cleared
7 8 (13.11%) CCSP
8 6 (9.84%) CCSA
8 6 (9.84%) Degree
9 3 (4.92%) MCITP
9 3 (4.92%) VCP5
9 3 (4.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 3 (4.92%) CCDA
9 3 (4.92%) Microsoft Certification
10 2 (3.28%) SAP Certification
10 2 (3.28%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.28%) JNCIE
10 2 (3.28%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (19.67%) SLA
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (3.28%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.64%) QA
System Software
1 9 (14.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (11.48%) Hyper-V
3 5 (8.20%) Active Directory
3 5 (8.20%) VMware ESX
4 3 (4.92%) vSphere
4 3 (4.92%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (4.92%) ProxySG
5 2 (3.28%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.28%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (8.20%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.64%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 61 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (73.77%) CheckPoint
3 30 (49.18%) Juniper
4 28 (45.90%) F5
5 26 (42.62%) Blue Coat
6 19 (31.15%) McAfee
7 18 (29.51%) HP
8 16 (26.23%) Microsoft
9 12 (19.67%) VMware
9 12 (19.67%) SonicWALL
10 10 (16.39%) ProCurve
11 7 (11.48%) Dell
11 7 (11.48%) Nokia
11 7 (11.48%) Citrix
12 6 (9.84%) Websense
12 6 (9.84%) Lumension
12 6 (9.84%) Aruba
13 3 (4.92%) SolarWinds
13 3 (4.92%) Mitel
13 3 (4.92%) Red Hat
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CPS Group UK
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + £250pm car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 5 days ago
Newport, Gwent
CPS Group UK
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cwmbran
CPS Group
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 21 days ago