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

Location
3 months to
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 69 78 64
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 24 22 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 2.23% 1.78% 2.83%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 10.67% 10.05% 10.58%
Number of salaries quoted 23 18 28
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -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
225 219 274
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Wales 20.91% 17.69% 26.78%
Number of salaries quoted 212 198 243
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 £26,375 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 22 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 22 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 +1 9 £35,250 +0.71%
Bridgend +24 7 £42,500 +6.25% 2
Caerphilly +6 2 £35,000 -
Cisco ASA
Wales

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Wales

For the 6 months to 22 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 63 (100.00%) Cisco
2 62 (98.41%) Firewall
3 55 (87.30%) Cisco Certification
4 50 (79.37%) CheckPoint
5 47 (74.60%) CCNP
6 41 (65.08%) F5
7 34 (53.97%) Juniper
7 34 (53.97%) LAN
8 28 (44.44%) BGP
9 26 (41.27%) WAN
10 25 (39.68%) VPN
11 21 (33.33%) Blue Coat
11 21 (33.33%) Load Balancing
11 21 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
12 20 (31.75%) CCSE
12 20 (31.75%) JNCIS
12 20 (31.75%) HP
13 19 (30.16%) OSPF
13 19 (30.16%) McAfee
13 19 (30.16%) SLA
14 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
15 14 (22.22%) Network Security
15 14 (22.22%) MPLS
16 13 (20.63%) IPsec
16 13 (20.63%) Linux
17 12 (19.05%) EIGRP
17 12 (19.05%) VMware
18 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
18 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
18 11 (17.46%) Windows

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in South Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (3.17%) Apache
1 2 (3.17%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.59%) Lync
2 1 (1.59%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.59%) SAS
Applications
1 8 (12.70%) MS Office
1 8 (12.70%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 62 (98.41%) Firewall
2 34 (53.97%) LAN
3 28 (44.44%) BGP
4 26 (41.27%) WAN
5 25 (39.68%) VPN
6 21 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
7 19 (30.16%) OSPF
8 14 (22.22%) Network Security
8 14 (22.22%) MPLS
9 13 (20.63%) IPsec
10 12 (19.05%) EIGRP
11 11 (17.46%) Cisco Nexus
12 10 (15.87%) HSRP
13 9 (14.29%) VRRP
14 8 (12.70%) RIP
14 8 (12.70%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 8 (12.70%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 8 (12.70%) FWSM
15 7 (11.11%) Internet
16 6 (9.52%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.17%) MySQL
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (12.70%) Telecoms
2 2 (3.17%) Legal
2 2 (3.17%) Welsh Language
3 1 (1.59%) Advertising
3 1 (1.59%) Retail
Job Titles
1 38 (60.32%) Network Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Escalation Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Support Engineer
2 10 (15.87%) Senior Network Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Security Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
4 7 (11.11%) Network Security Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Network Architect
4 7 (11.11%) Network Support
4 7 (11.11%) Network Support Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Architect
5 4 (6.35%) Network Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) Administrator
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Security Engineer
5 4 (6.35%) Senior Network Security Engineer
6 3 (4.76%) Network Operations Team Leader
6 3 (4.76%) Operations Team Leader
6 3 (4.76%) Systems Administrator
6 3 (4.76%) Network Team Leader
6 3 (4.76%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 13 (20.63%) Linux
2 11 (17.46%) Windows
3 8 (12.70%) Windows XP
3 8 (12.70%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.52%) UNIX
5 2 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 10 (15.87%) ITIL
2 10 (15.87%) Network Design
3 9 (14.29%) Incident Management
4 8 (12.70%) Capacity Management
5 5 (7.94%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (6.35%) Protective Monitoring
7 3 (4.76%) Software Deployment
7 3 (4.76%) Time Management
8 2 (3.17%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (3.17%) Project Management
8 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
8 2 (3.17%) Network Management
9 1 (1.59%) Email Migration
9 1 (1.59%) Network Architecture
9 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.59%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.59%) Problem Management
9 1 (1.59%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.17%) AWK
1 2 (3.17%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 55 (87.30%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (74.60%) CCNP
3 20 (31.75%) CCSE
3 20 (31.75%) JNCIS
4 11 (17.46%) SC Cleared
4 11 (17.46%) Security Cleared
5 10 (15.87%) CCIE
5 10 (15.87%) Degree
6 9 (14.29%) CCNA
7 8 (12.70%) CCSP
8 5 (7.94%) SAP Certification
9 3 (4.76%) CCDA
10 2 (3.17%) CCSA
10 2 (3.17%) JNCIE
10 2 (3.17%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.17%) CCDP
10 2 (3.17%) CISSP
10 2 (3.17%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.17%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.59%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (30.16%) SLA
2 5 (7.94%) ISO 9001
2 5 (7.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (7.94%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.35%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.76%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.17%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.59%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 8 (12.70%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 63 (100.00%) Cisco
2 50 (79.37%) CheckPoint
3 41 (65.08%) F5
4 34 (53.97%) Juniper
5 21 (33.33%) Blue Coat
6 20 (31.75%) HP
7 19 (30.16%) McAfee
8 15 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 12 (19.05%) VMware
10 10 (15.87%) Websense
10 10 (15.87%) ProCurve
11 9 (14.29%) SonicWALL
12 8 (12.70%) Lumension
12 8 (12.70%) Aruba
13 5 (7.94%) SAP
14 2 (3.17%) Dell
14 2 (3.17%) Nokia
14 2 (3.17%) Red Hat
15 1 (1.59%) NetApp
15 1 (1.59%) Citrix
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago