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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 68 65 70
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 27 20 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.27% 1.98% 1.93%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 8.28% 10.47% 8.66%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 20
Average salary £42,500 £36,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.05% -24.21%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+18.75% -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
326 191 231
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 27.37% 18.93% 22.34%
Number of salaries quoted 271 158 223
Average salary £40,000 £37,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.10% +13.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 16 £42,500 +21.42% 1
Newport -2 7 £42,500 +1.19%
Bridgend - 4 £30,000 - 2
Cisco ASA
Wales

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 49 (84.48%) Firewall
3 48 (82.76%) Cisco Certification
4 44 (75.86%) CCNP
5 35 (60.34%) CheckPoint
6 26 (44.83%) CCNA
7 24 (41.38%) Dell
8 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
8 22 (37.93%) Cisco PIX
9 21 (36.21%) VLAN
10 20 (34.48%) Network Security
10 20 (34.48%) Juniper
11 19 (32.76%) HP
11 19 (32.76%) SonicWALL
12 18 (31.03%) Blue Coat
12 18 (31.03%) VRRP
12 18 (31.03%) Windows
12 18 (31.03%) HSRP
13 17 (29.31%) Security Cleared
14 16 (27.59%) F5
15 15 (25.86%) Wireless
15 15 (25.86%) OSPF
15 15 (25.86%) BGP
15 15 (25.86%) Nokia
16 14 (24.14%) EIGRP
16 14 (24.14%) VMware
16 14 (24.14%) Hyper-V
17 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
17 13 (22.41%) Citrix
17 13 (22.41%) RIP

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 11 (18.97%) MS Exchange
2 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2010
2 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2013
2 10 (17.24%) Exchange Server 2007
3 5 (8.62%) Lync
4 4 (6.90%) Apache
5 3 (5.17%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.72%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (10.34%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (6.90%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 49 (84.48%) Firewall
2 22 (37.93%) Cisco PIX
3 21 (36.21%) VLAN
4 20 (34.48%) Network Security
5 18 (31.03%) VRRP
5 18 (31.03%) HSRP
6 15 (25.86%) Wireless
6 15 (25.86%) OSPF
6 15 (25.86%) BGP
7 14 (24.14%) EIGRP
8 13 (22.41%) RIP
9 12 (20.69%) WAN
10 11 (18.97%) VPN
11 10 (17.24%) iSCSI
12 9 (15.52%) LAN
13 6 (10.34%) ISDN
13 6 (10.34%) ADSL
14 4 (6.90%) Cisco ISE
14 4 (6.90%) FDDI
14 4 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (18.97%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.45%) MySQL
General
1 3 (5.17%) Welsh Language
1 3 (5.17%) Finance
1 3 (5.17%) Legal
2 2 (3.45%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.72%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 45 (77.59%) Network Engineer
2 19 (32.76%) Project Engineer
3 15 (25.86%) Security Engineer
4 13 (22.41%) Network Security Engineer
5 10 (17.24%) Senior Network Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.45%) Network Support Engineer
6 2 (3.45%) Network Support
7 1 (1.72%) Consultant
7 1 (1.72%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Lead Network Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Firewall Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Technical Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (1.72%) Network Security Specialist
7 1 (1.72%) Senior Network Support
7 1 (1.72%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 1 (1.72%) Pre Sales Consultant
7 1 (1.72%) Senior Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (13.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 11 (18.97%) EqualLogic
1 11 (18.97%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (6.90%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 18 (31.03%) Windows
2 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
2 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
2 10 (17.24%) Windows Server 2008
2 10 (17.24%) Windows 2000 Server
3 4 (6.90%) Windows 7
3 4 (6.90%) Windows XP
3 4 (6.90%) Linux
4 2 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.24%) Project Management
2 6 (10.34%) Network Management
2 6 (10.34%) Capacity Planning
3 5 (8.62%) Change Management
4 4 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 3 (5.17%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.17%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (5.17%) Line Management
5 3 (5.17%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.45%) Network Load Balancing
6 2 (3.45%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.72%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.72%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.72%) AWK
Qualifications
1 48 (82.76%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (75.86%) CCNP
3 26 (44.83%) CCNA
4 17 (29.31%) Security Cleared
5 13 (22.41%) SC Cleared
6 10 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (17.24%) MCITP
7 7 (12.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (12.07%) VCP5
8 4 (6.90%) CCSE
8 4 (6.90%) JNCIS
9 3 (5.17%) CCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (17.24%) SLA
2 1 (1.72%) QA
System Software
1 14 (24.14%) Hyper-V
2 12 (20.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (17.24%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.17%) vSphere
4 3 (5.17%) ProxySG
5 2 (3.45%) VMware ESX
5 2 (3.45%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.45%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 4 (6.90%) WhatsUp Gold
1 4 (6.90%) CiscoWorks
1 4 (6.90%) OpenView
2 1 (1.72%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 58 (100.00%) Cisco
2 35 (60.34%) CheckPoint
3 24 (41.38%) Dell
4 22 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 20 (34.48%) Juniper
6 19 (32.76%) HP
6 19 (32.76%) SonicWALL
7 18 (31.03%) Blue Coat
8 16 (27.59%) F5
9 15 (25.86%) Nokia
10 14 (24.14%) VMware
11 13 (22.41%) Citrix
12 10 (17.24%) WatchGuard
13 8 (13.79%) ProCurve
14 6 (10.34%) McAfee
15 4 (6.90%) 3Com
15 4 (6.90%) Remedy
15 4 (6.90%) Avaya
15 4 (6.90%) Nortel
15 4 (6.90%) BMC
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + £225 car allowance, bonus, training
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £24000 - £30000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago