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 30 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 67 75 64
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 24 21 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.21% 1.76% 2.51%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.16% 9.91% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 22 17 24
Average salary £39,500 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.85% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
215 212 255
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 19.83% 17.73% 25.60%
Number of salaries quoted 202 192 229
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £26,250 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £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 30 October 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 30 October 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 -2 11 £37,500 +7.14% 1
Bridgend +23 6 £42,500 - 2
Caerphilly +7 1 £35,000 -
Cisco ASA
Wales

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 65 (100.00%) Cisco
2 63 (96.92%) Firewall
3 58 (89.23%) Cisco Certification
4 52 (80.00%) CheckPoint
5 49 (75.38%) CCNP
6 43 (66.15%) F5
7 36 (55.38%) LAN
8 35 (53.85%) Juniper
9 30 (46.15%) BGP
10 28 (43.08%) WAN
11 26 (40.00%) VPN
12 23 (35.38%) Blue Coat
12 23 (35.38%) Cisco PIX
13 22 (33.85%) Load Balancing
13 22 (33.85%) CCSE
13 22 (33.85%) JNCIS
14 21 (32.31%) OSPF
15 20 (30.77%) McAfee
15 20 (30.77%) HP
16 19 (29.23%) SLA
17 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
18 15 (23.08%) MPLS
19 14 (21.54%) Network Security
19 14 (21.54%) Linux
20 13 (20.00%) IPsec
21 12 (18.46%) Windows
21 12 (18.46%) EIGRP
22 11 (16.92%) Websense
22 11 (16.92%) CCIE
22 11 (16.92%) VMware

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 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 2 (3.08%) Apache
1 2 (3.08%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.54%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.54%) SAS
2 1 (1.54%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Office
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.54%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 63 (96.92%) Firewall
2 36 (55.38%) LAN
3 30 (46.15%) BGP
4 28 (43.08%) WAN
5 26 (40.00%) VPN
6 23 (35.38%) Cisco PIX
7 21 (32.31%) OSPF
8 15 (23.08%) MPLS
9 14 (21.54%) Network Security
10 13 (20.00%) IPsec
11 12 (18.46%) EIGRP
12 10 (15.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (15.38%) HSRP
13 9 (13.85%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 9 (13.85%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
13 9 (13.85%) VRRP
13 9 (13.85%) RIP
14 8 (12.31%) FWSM
15 7 (10.77%) Internet
15 7 (10.77%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.08%) MySQL
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (12.31%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.08%) Legal
2 2 (3.08%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.54%) Advertising
3 1 (1.54%) Retail
3 1 (1.54%) Finance
Job Titles
1 39 (60.00%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.92%) Escalation Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) 3rd Line Support
3 10 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
3 10 (15.38%) Security Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Network Architect
4 8 (12.31%) Network Security Engineer
4 8 (12.31%) Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Network Support
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Network Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Network Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) Operations Team Leader
Operating Systems
1 14 (21.54%) Linux
2 12 (18.46%) Windows
3 9 (13.85%) Windows XP
3 9 (13.85%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.23%) UNIX
5 2 (3.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (33.85%) Load Balancing
2 11 (16.92%) Network Design
3 10 (15.38%) ITIL
4 9 (13.85%) Incident Management
5 8 (12.31%) Capacity Management
6 5 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.15%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (4.62%) Software Deployment
8 3 (4.62%) Time Management
9 2 (3.08%) Network Management
9 2 (3.08%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (3.08%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.08%) Project Management
10 1 (1.54%) Change Management
10 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.54%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.54%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.54%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.54%) Email Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) AWK
1 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 58 (89.23%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (75.38%) CCNP
3 22 (33.85%) CCSE
3 22 (33.85%) JNCIS
4 11 (16.92%) CCIE
4 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
4 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
5 10 (15.38%) Degree
6 9 (13.85%) CCNA
7 8 (12.31%) CCSP
8 5 (7.69%) SAP Certification
9 3 (4.62%) CCDA
9 3 (4.62%) CCSA
10 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.08%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.08%) JNCIE
10 2 (3.08%) CCDP
10 2 (3.08%) CISSP
10 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (29.23%) SLA
2 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 4 (6.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.62%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
4 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Cisco
2 52 (80.00%) CheckPoint
3 43 (66.15%) F5
4 35 (53.85%) Juniper
5 23 (35.38%) Blue Coat
6 20 (30.77%) McAfee
6 20 (30.77%) HP
7 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
8 11 (16.92%) Websense
8 11 (16.92%) SonicWALL
8 11 (16.92%) VMware
9 10 (15.38%) ProCurve
10 9 (13.85%) Aruba
10 9 (13.85%) Lumension
11 5 (7.69%) SAP
12 3 (4.62%) Nokia
13 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
13 2 (3.08%) Dell
14 1 (1.54%) Citrix
14 1 (1.54%) TOWER Software
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