The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco ASA skills in IT jobs advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco ASA over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 75 82 66
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -16
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 26 21 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.02% 1.52% 2.64%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.35% 8.33% 10.20%
Number of salaries quoted 24 17 29
Average salary £38,250 £35,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.28% -33.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
Cisco ASA
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wales region.

Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
278 252 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.57% 18.23% 25.83%
Number of salaries quoted 248 230 266
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 £29,000
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 Wales

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Wales region as a proportion of the total demand within the Communications & Networking category.

Cisco ASA Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in Wales

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Wales region.

Cisco ASA Salary Trend in Wales

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in Wales

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco ASA across the Wales region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Cisco ASA Salary Histogram in Wales

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 3 months to 24 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
South Wales +14 25 £38,250 +9.28% 4
West Wales - 1 - -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 64 (98.46%) Firewall
3 57 (87.69%) Cisco Certification
4 51 (78.46%) CheckPoint
5 49 (75.38%) CCNP
6 42 (64.62%) F5
7 36 (55.38%) LAN
8 35 (53.85%) Juniper
9 29 (44.62%) BGP
10 28 (43.08%) WAN
11 26 (40.00%) VPN
12 22 (33.85%) Blue Coat
12 22 (33.85%) Cisco PIX
13 21 (32.31%) Load Balancing
13 21 (32.31%) CCSE
13 21 (32.31%) JNCIS
13 21 (32.31%) OSPF
14 20 (30.77%) McAfee
14 20 (30.77%) HP
14 20 (30.77%) SLA
15 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
16 14 (21.54%) Linux
16 14 (21.54%) Network Security
16 14 (21.54%) MPLS
17 13 (20.00%) IPsec
18 12 (18.46%) VMware
18 12 (18.46%) Windows
18 12 (18.46%) EIGRP
19 11 (16.92%) Websense
19 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 64 (98.46%) Firewall
2 36 (55.38%) LAN
3 29 (44.62%) BGP
4 28 (43.08%) WAN
5 26 (40.00%) VPN
6 22 (33.85%) Cisco PIX
7 21 (32.31%) OSPF
8 14 (21.54%) MPLS
8 14 (21.54%) Network Security
9 13 (20.00%) IPsec
10 12 (18.46%) EIGRP
11 11 (16.92%) 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
16 6 (9.23%) 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 38 (58.46%) 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
4 9 (13.85%) Security Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Network Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Network Support Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Network Support
5 7 (10.77%) Network Security Engineer
5 7 (10.77%) Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Network Administrator
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Security Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Senior Network Security Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Network Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) Operations Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) Network Operations Team Leader
7 3 (4.62%) Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.54%) Derivative
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 21 (32.31%) 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
8 3 (4.62%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.08%) Project Management
9 2 (3.08%) Network Load Balancing
9 2 (3.08%) Network Management
10 1 (1.54%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.54%) Network Architecture
10 1 (1.54%) Change Management
10 1 (1.54%) Information Security
10 1 (1.54%) Project Planning
10 1 (1.54%) PRINCE2
10 1 (1.54%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.08%) AWK
1 2 (3.08%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 57 (87.69%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (75.38%) CCNP
3 21 (32.31%) CCSE
3 21 (32.31%) JNCIS
4 11 (16.92%) SC Cleared
4 11 (16.92%) Security Cleared
5 10 (15.38%) Degree
5 10 (15.38%) CCIE
6 9 (13.85%) CCNA
7 8 (12.31%) CCSP
8 5 (7.69%) SAP Certification
9 3 (4.62%) CCDA
10 2 (3.08%) CCDP
10 2 (3.08%) CISSP
10 2 (3.08%) JNCIA
10 2 (3.08%) JNCIE
10 2 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (3.08%) CCSA
10 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.77%) SLA
2 5 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (7.69%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (6.15%) VMware ESX
3 3 (4.62%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.08%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.54%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.54%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 65 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (78.46%) CheckPoint
3 42 (64.62%) F5
4 35 (53.85%) Juniper
5 22 (33.85%) Blue Coat
6 20 (30.77%) McAfee
6 20 (30.77%) HP
7 16 (24.62%) Microsoft
8 12 (18.46%) VMware
9 11 (16.92%) Websense
10 10 (15.38%) SonicWALL
10 10 (15.38%) ProCurve
11 9 (13.85%) Aruba
11 9 (13.85%) Lumension
12 5 (7.69%) SAP
13 2 (3.08%) Dell
13 2 (3.08%) Nokia
13 2 (3.08%) Red Hat
14 1 (1.54%) NetApp
14 1 (1.54%) Citrix
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