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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 47 51 67
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 41 42 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 3.77% 3.74% 1.46%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 15.24% 16.47% 5.46%
Number of salaries quoted 39 33 13
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,200 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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
269 255 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 24.75% 22.69% 26.68%
Number of salaries quoted 251 223 195
Average salary £36,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.41% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £27,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -10 18 £55,000 +33.33%
Bridgend - 10 £37,000 -
Caerphilly +2 5 £37,500 -6.25%
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco ASA
Wales

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 64 (100.00%) Cisco
2 63 (98.44%) Firewall
3 56 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (85.94%) CheckPoint
5 49 (76.56%) CCNP
6 37 (57.81%) F5
7 34 (53.13%) Juniper
8 30 (46.88%) BGP
9 29 (45.31%) LAN
10 21 (32.81%) WAN
10 21 (32.81%) HP
11 20 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
12 19 (29.69%) JNCIS
12 19 (29.69%) CCSE
12 19 (29.69%) SLA
12 19 (29.69%) VPN
13 18 (28.13%) Blue Coat
13 18 (28.13%) Load Balancing
13 18 (28.13%) HSRP
14 17 (26.56%) OSPF
15 16 (25.00%) McAfee
16 15 (23.44%) CCNA
16 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
16 15 (23.44%) Network Security
16 15 (23.44%) SonicWALL
16 15 (23.44%) VMware
17 14 (21.88%) VRRP
18 12 (18.75%) EIGRP
18 12 (18.75%) Linux
19 11 (17.19%) ITIL

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 7 (10.94%) Lync
1 7 (10.94%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.13%) Apache
2 2 (3.13%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.56%) WorkSite
3 1 (1.56%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.94%) MS Office
3 2 (3.13%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 7 (10.94%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (98.44%) Firewall
2 30 (46.88%) BGP
3 29 (45.31%) LAN
4 21 (32.81%) WAN
5 20 (31.25%) Cisco PIX
6 19 (29.69%) VPN
7 18 (28.13%) HSRP
8 17 (26.56%) OSPF
9 15 (23.44%) Network Security
10 14 (21.88%) VRRP
11 12 (18.75%) EIGRP
12 11 (17.19%) IPsec
12 11 (17.19%) MPLS
12 11 (17.19%) Cisco Nexus
13 9 (14.06%) FWSM
14 8 (12.50%) SAN
14 8 (12.50%) VLAN
15 7 (10.94%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 7 (10.94%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
15 7 (10.94%) RIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.13%) MySQL
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (9.38%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.13%) Welsh Language
2 2 (3.13%) Legal
3 1 (1.56%) Retail
Job Titles
1 40 (62.50%) Network Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Support Engineer
2 11 (17.19%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (14.06%) Escalation Engineer
4 8 (12.50%) 3rd Line Support
4 8 (12.50%) Network Support
4 8 (12.50%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (10.94%) Security Engineer
6 6 (9.38%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Network Security Engineer
7 5 (7.81%) Network Architect
7 5 (7.81%) Project Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Network Operations Team Leader
8 3 (4.69%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.69%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.69%) Network Team Leader
8 3 (4.69%) Operations Team Leader
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Senior Network Support
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.75%) Linux
2 11 (17.19%) Windows
3 7 (10.94%) Windows 7
3 7 (10.94%) Windows XP
3 7 (10.94%) UNIX
4 2 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Load Balancing
2 11 (17.19%) ITIL
3 8 (12.50%) Network Design
3 8 (12.50%) Capacity Management
4 7 (10.94%) Email Migration
4 7 (10.94%) Incident Management
5 6 (9.38%) Project Management
6 4 (6.25%) Protective Monitoring
7 2 (3.13%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.13%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (3.13%) Change Management
7 2 (3.13%) Network Management
8 1 (1.56%) Problem Management
8 1 (1.56%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.13%) Bash Shell
1 2 (3.13%) AWK
Qualifications
1 56 (87.50%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (76.56%) CCNP
3 19 (29.69%) JNCIS
3 19 (29.69%) CCSE
4 15 (23.44%) CCNA
5 9 (14.06%) SC Cleared
5 9 (14.06%) Security Cleared
6 8 (12.50%) CCIE
7 7 (10.94%) Degree
8 6 (9.38%) CCSP
8 6 (9.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 5 (7.81%) SAP Certification
10 2 (3.13%) CISSP
10 2 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.13%) CCDA
10 2 (3.13%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.13%) JNCIE
10 2 (3.13%) CCSA
10 2 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.56%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.69%) SLA
2 5 (7.81%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.81%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 9 (14.06%) VMware Infrastructure
1 9 (14.06%) Active Directory
2 8 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.56%) UAG
3 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.56%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (12.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Cisco
2 55 (85.94%) CheckPoint
3 37 (57.81%) F5
4 34 (53.13%) Juniper
5 21 (32.81%) HP
6 18 (28.13%) Blue Coat
7 16 (25.00%) McAfee
8 15 (23.44%) Microsoft
8 15 (23.44%) SonicWALL
8 15 (23.44%) VMware
9 9 (14.06%) Websense
9 9 (14.06%) Dell
10 8 (12.50%) ProCurve
10 8 (12.50%) WatchGuard
11 7 (10.94%) Lumension
11 7 (10.94%) Aruba
12 5 (7.81%) SAP
13 2 (3.13%) Nokia
13 2 (3.13%) Red Hat
14 1 (1.56%) TOWER Software
South Wales
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Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
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