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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 68 46 80
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +34
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 29 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.38% 3.62% 0.73%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.07% 15.38% 3.21%
Number of salaries quoted 22 21 7
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +43.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,250 £35,000 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £42,950 £45,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £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
288 195 218
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 23.63% 23.55% 22.73%
Number of salaries quoted 230 167 204
Average salary £38,400 £42,500 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.64% +41.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £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 27 February 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 27 February 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 -19 14 £42,500 +18.05% 1
Newport -7 9 £37,500 -9.63% 2
Torfaen - 3 £35,000 -
Bridgend +3 2 £43,750 +4.79% 2
Cisco ASA
Wales

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (78.85%) Firewall
3 40 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
4 35 (67.31%) CCNP
5 33 (63.46%) CheckPoint
6 22 (42.31%) Juniper
6 22 (42.31%) WAN
7 21 (40.38%) Cisco PIX
8 20 (38.46%) Blue Coat
8 20 (38.46%) Windows
9 19 (36.54%) LAN
9 19 (36.54%) CCNA
9 19 (36.54%) Dell
10 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
11 16 (30.77%) VMware
11 16 (30.77%) Network Security
12 15 (28.85%) SonicWALL
12 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
12 15 (28.85%) VPN
12 15 (28.85%) F5
13 14 (26.92%) HP
14 13 (25.00%) Citrix
14 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
15 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
16 10 (19.23%) VLAN
16 10 (19.23%) McAfee
16 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
16 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
16 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
16 10 (19.23%) EqualLogic

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 10 (19.23%) MS Exchange
2 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (17.31%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.69%) Apache
4 3 (5.77%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.92%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 6 (11.54%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.77%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 41 (78.85%) Firewall
2 22 (42.31%) WAN
3 21 (40.38%) Cisco PIX
4 19 (36.54%) LAN
5 16 (30.77%) Network Security
6 15 (28.85%) VPN
7 10 (19.23%) VLAN
8 9 (17.31%) iSCSI
9 8 (15.38%) Wireless
10 7 (13.46%) HSRP
10 7 (13.46%) VRRP
10 7 (13.46%) MPLS
10 7 (13.46%) OSPF
10 7 (13.46%) BGP
11 6 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
11 6 (11.54%) SAN
12 5 (9.62%) IPsec
13 4 (7.69%) TCP/IP
13 4 (7.69%) DNS
13 4 (7.69%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.85%) MySQL
General
1 4 (7.69%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.69%) Finance
2 3 (5.77%) Legal
2 3 (5.77%) Welsh Language
3 2 (3.85%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 32 (61.54%) Network Engineer
2 16 (30.77%) Project Engineer
3 15 (28.85%) Security Engineer
4 13 (25.00%) Network Security Engineer
5 8 (15.38%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (7.69%) Network Administrator
6 4 (7.69%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.69%) Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.77%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.77%) Escalation Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Network Architect
8 2 (3.85%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Network Support
8 2 (3.85%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.85%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (1.92%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (19.23%) EqualLogic
1 10 (19.23%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 20 (38.46%) Windows
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (17.31%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (17.31%) Windows 2000 Server
3 6 (11.54%) Windows 7
3 6 (11.54%) Linux
3 6 (11.54%) Windows XP
4 2 (3.85%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (15.38%) Project Management
1 8 (15.38%) Load Balancing
2 6 (11.54%) Capacity Planning
3 4 (7.69%) Network Design
4 3 (5.77%) Service Delivery
4 3 (5.77%) Time Management
4 3 (5.77%) Software Deployment
4 3 (5.77%) Line Management
4 3 (5.77%) Mentoring
4 3 (5.77%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (3.85%) Network Management
5 2 (3.85%) Configuration Management
5 2 (3.85%) Incident Management
5 2 (3.85%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (1.92%) Project Planning
6 1 (1.92%) ITIL
6 1 (1.92%) Change Management
6 1 (1.92%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.92%) AWK
1 1 (1.92%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 40 (76.92%) Cisco Certification
2 35 (67.31%) CCNP
3 19 (36.54%) CCNA
4 12 (23.08%) Security Cleared
5 9 (17.31%) MCITP
5 9 (17.31%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (15.38%) SC Cleared
7 7 (13.46%) VCP5
7 7 (13.46%) CCSE
7 7 (13.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (13.46%) JNCIS
8 4 (7.69%) Degree
8 4 (7.69%) CCSA
9 3 (5.77%) CCIE
10 2 (3.85%) CCSP
11 1 (1.92%) CCDA
11 1 (1.92%) CCDP
11 1 (1.92%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (13.46%) SLA
2 1 (1.92%) QA
System Software
1 15 (28.85%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (25.00%) Hyper-V
3 10 (19.23%) Active Directory
4 5 (9.62%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.77%) vSphere
5 3 (5.77%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.77%) ProxySG
6 2 (3.85%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (3.85%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.92%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 52 (100.00%) Cisco
2 33 (63.46%) CheckPoint
3 22 (42.31%) Juniper
4 20 (38.46%) Blue Coat
5 19 (36.54%) Dell
6 18 (34.62%) Microsoft
7 16 (30.77%) VMware
8 15 (28.85%) SonicWALL
8 15 (28.85%) F5
9 14 (26.92%) HP
10 13 (25.00%) Citrix
11 10 (19.23%) McAfee
12 9 (17.31%) Nokia
13 7 (13.46%) WatchGuard
14 4 (7.69%) Websense
15 3 (5.77%) Mitel
15 3 (5.77%) Lumension
15 3 (5.77%) SolarWinds
15 3 (5.77%) Aruba
16 2 (3.85%) Brocade
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £22000 - £30000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newport
CPS Group
Salary: £35000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 25 days ago