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 20 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 65 93 68
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 26 10 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.35% 0.85% 2.22%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 12.50% 5.41% 9.80%
Number of salaries quoted 24 8 19
Average salary £39,500 £37,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.33% -28.57%
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
208 185 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 18.82% 15.76% 22.69%
Number of salaries quoted 193 171 192
Average salary £38,500 £35,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,550 £27,750 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £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 20 November 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 20 November 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 14 £37,500 +21.95% 3
Bridgend +17 5 £39,000 -8.23%
Caerphilly - 1 £35,000 -
Newport - 1 - -
Torfaen - 1 £37,500 -
Cisco ASA
Wales

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 61 (88.41%) Firewall
3 60 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
4 55 (79.71%) CheckPoint
5 50 (72.46%) CCNP
6 42 (60.87%) F5
7 38 (55.07%) Juniper
7 38 (55.07%) LAN
8 33 (47.83%) WAN
9 30 (43.48%) BGP
9 30 (43.48%) Blue Coat
10 28 (40.58%) VPN
11 26 (37.68%) Cisco PIX
12 23 (33.33%) Load Balancing
12 23 (33.33%) McAfee
13 22 (31.88%) OSPF
13 22 (31.88%) CCSE
13 22 (31.88%) JNCIS
14 19 (27.54%) HP
15 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
15 17 (24.64%) MPLS
15 17 (24.64%) Network Security
16 16 (23.19%) SLA
16 16 (23.19%) Windows
16 16 (23.19%) Linux
17 15 (21.74%) SonicWALL
18 12 (17.39%) IPsec
18 12 (17.39%) Network Design
18 12 (17.39%) CCNA
18 12 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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 3 (4.35%) Apache
2 2 (2.90%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) SAS
3 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (15.94%) MS Office
1 11 (15.94%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.90%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 61 (88.41%) Firewall
2 38 (55.07%) LAN
3 33 (47.83%) WAN
4 30 (43.48%) BGP
5 28 (40.58%) VPN
6 26 (37.68%) Cisco PIX
7 22 (31.88%) OSPF
8 17 (24.64%) Network Security
8 17 (24.64%) MPLS
9 12 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
9 12 (17.39%) IPsec
10 11 (15.94%) EIGRP
11 10 (14.49%) RIP
11 10 (14.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
11 10 (14.49%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
12 8 (11.59%) HSRP
13 7 (10.14%) FWSM
13 7 (10.14%) Wireless
13 7 (10.14%) VRRP
13 7 (10.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
2 4 (5.80%) Finance
2 4 (5.80%) Welsh Language
3 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
5 1 (1.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 43 (62.32%) Network Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Security Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (15.94%) Support Engineer
4 11 (15.94%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (15.94%) Escalation Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Network Support
5 8 (11.59%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (11.59%) Network Architect
5 8 (11.59%) Architect
6 4 (5.80%) Administrator
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) Network Administrator
6 4 (5.80%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 4 (5.80%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Network Support
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Network Support Engineer
7 3 (4.35%) Network Team Leader
7 3 (4.35%) Senior Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
1 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
1 16 (23.19%) Linux
2 11 (15.94%) Windows XP
2 11 (15.94%) Windows 7
3 5 (7.25%) UNIX
4 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 12 (17.39%) Network Design
3 9 (13.04%) Incident Management
3 9 (13.04%) ITIL
4 7 (10.14%) Capacity Management
5 4 (5.80%) Protective Monitoring
5 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (4.35%) Software Deployment
6 3 (4.35%) Time Management
7 2 (2.90%) Network Load Balancing
7 2 (2.90%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.90%) Network Management
7 2 (2.90%) Configuration Management
7 2 (2.90%) Service Delivery
7 2 (2.90%) Change Management
7 2 (2.90%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (2.90%) Line Management
7 2 (2.90%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.45%) Project Planning
8 1 (1.45%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) AWK
1 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 60 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
2 50 (72.46%) CCNP
3 22 (31.88%) CCSE
3 22 (31.88%) JNCIS
4 12 (17.39%) CCNA
4 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
5 11 (15.94%) CCIE
5 11 (15.94%) SC Cleared
6 9 (13.04%) Degree
7 8 (11.59%) CCSP
8 6 (8.70%) CCSA
9 4 (5.80%) SAP Certification
10 3 (4.35%) CCDA
11 2 (2.90%) CCDP
11 2 (2.90%) CISSP
11 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (2.90%) JNCIA
11 2 (2.90%) JNCIE
11 2 (2.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.19%) SLA
2 4 (5.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 4 (5.80%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.35%) Hyper-V
2 3 (4.35%) VMware ESX
2 3 (4.35%) ProxySG
2 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.90%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (10.14%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 55 (79.71%) CheckPoint
3 42 (60.87%) F5
4 38 (55.07%) Juniper
5 30 (43.48%) Blue Coat
6 23 (33.33%) McAfee
7 19 (27.54%) HP
8 17 (24.64%) Microsoft
9 15 (21.74%) SonicWALL
10 11 (15.94%) Websense
11 10 (14.49%) ProCurve
11 10 (14.49%) Lumension
11 10 (14.49%) VMware
11 10 (14.49%) Aruba
12 6 (8.70%) Nokia
13 4 (5.80%) SAP
13 4 (5.80%) Citrix
14 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
15 2 (2.90%) Dell
15 2 (2.90%) SolarWinds
Cardiff
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £25000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Natural Resources Wales
Salary: From £31,000 to £33,000 per annum (37 hours per week)
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