The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Communications & Networking category for the Wales region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 66 61 80
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 41 37 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 3.04% 2.89% 0.52%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 14.14% 13.41% 2.24%
Number of salaries quoted 40 27 5
Average salary £37,500 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-21.05% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,350 £32,500 £33,900
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £39,750 £40,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -5.88%
Communications & Networking Category
Wales
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
290 276 223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 21.51% 21.53% 23.30%
Number of salaries quoted 258 245 190
Average salary £37,500 £39,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.06% +12.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco ASA
UK

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 +2 41 £37,500 -21.05% 8
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 66 (100.00%) Cisco
2 65 (98.48%) Firewall
3 56 (84.85%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (81.82%) CheckPoint
5 49 (74.24%) CCNP
6 36 (54.55%) F5
7 31 (46.97%) BGP
8 29 (43.94%) LAN
9 28 (42.42%) Juniper
10 22 (33.33%) WAN
10 22 (33.33%) VMware
10 22 (33.33%) HSRP
11 21 (31.82%) VPN
12 20 (30.30%) Cisco PIX
13 18 (27.27%) SonicWALL
13 18 (27.27%) CCSE
13 18 (27.27%) JNCIS
13 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
13 18 (27.27%) CCNA
13 18 (27.27%) OSPF
14 17 (25.76%) Load Balancing
14 17 (25.76%) VRRP
15 16 (24.24%) Network Security
15 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (24.24%) HP
15 16 (24.24%) SLA
16 13 (19.70%) ITIL
16 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
16 13 (19.70%) IPsec
17 12 (18.18%) VLAN

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 12 (18.18%) Lync
2 11 (16.67%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.03%) Apache
3 2 (3.03%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.52%) WorkSite
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (10.61%) MS Office
3 2 (3.03%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 11 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 65 (98.48%) Firewall
2 31 (46.97%) BGP
3 29 (43.94%) LAN
4 22 (33.33%) WAN
4 22 (33.33%) HSRP
5 21 (31.82%) VPN
6 20 (30.30%) Cisco PIX
7 18 (27.27%) OSPF
8 17 (25.76%) VRRP
9 16 (24.24%) Network Security
10 13 (19.70%) IPsec
11 12 (18.18%) VLAN
11 12 (18.18%) SAN
11 12 (18.18%) EIGRP
12 11 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
13 10 (15.15%) MPLS
14 8 (12.12%) FWSM
14 8 (12.12%) RIP
15 7 (10.61%) TCP/IP
15 7 (10.61%) NetScreen
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.03%) MySQL
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (3.03%) Legal
2 1 (1.52%) Welsh Language
2 1 (1.52%) Retail
2 1 (1.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 35 (53.03%) Network Engineer
2 11 (16.67%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.15%) Senior Network Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Project Engineer
4 9 (13.64%) Escalation Engineer
5 8 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
5 8 (12.12%) Network Support
5 8 (12.12%) Network Support Engineer
6 6 (9.09%) Architect
6 6 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Security Engineer
7 5 (7.58%) Network Architect
8 3 (4.55%) Operations Team Leader
8 3 (4.55%) Network Operations Team Leader
8 3 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (4.55%) Network Team Leader
8 3 (4.55%) Team Leader
8 3 (4.55%) Network Security Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Cisco Engineer
9 2 (3.03%) Senior Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 12 (18.18%) Linux
2 11 (16.67%) Windows
3 7 (10.61%) Windows XP
3 7 (10.61%) UNIX
3 7 (10.61%) Windows 7
4 2 (3.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (25.76%) Load Balancing
2 13 (19.70%) ITIL
3 11 (16.67%) Email Migration
4 10 (15.15%) Project Management
5 8 (12.12%) Network Design
6 7 (10.61%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.55%) Network Management
8 2 (3.03%) Change Management
8 2 (3.03%) Network Load Balancing
8 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
9 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2
9 1 (1.52%) Asset Management
9 1 (1.52%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.03%) AWK
1 2 (3.03%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 56 (84.85%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (74.24%) CCNP
3 18 (27.27%) CCSE
3 18 (27.27%) JNCIS
3 18 (27.27%) CCNA
4 9 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (10.61%) CCIE
5 7 (10.61%) Degree
6 6 (9.09%) SAP Certification
7 4 (6.06%) SC Cleared
7 4 (6.06%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.55%) JNCIA
9 2 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
10 1 (1.52%) CCDP
10 1 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 1 (1.52%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (24.24%) SLA
2 6 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (9.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 16 (24.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (19.70%) Active Directory
3 12 (18.18%) Hyper-V
4 4 (6.06%) UAG
5 1 (1.52%) ProxySG
5 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 8 (12.12%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.52%) WhatsUp Gold
2 1 (1.52%) OpenView
Vendors
1 66 (100.00%) Cisco
2 54 (81.82%) CheckPoint
3 36 (54.55%) F5
4 28 (42.42%) Juniper
5 22 (33.33%) VMware
6 18 (27.27%) SonicWALL
6 18 (27.27%) Microsoft
7 16 (24.24%) HP
8 11 (16.67%) Dell
9 10 (15.15%) Blue Coat
9 10 (15.15%) WatchGuard
10 9 (13.64%) Websense
11 8 (12.12%) McAfee
12 7 (10.61%) Lumension
12 7 (10.61%) Aruba
13 6 (9.09%) SAP
14 4 (6.06%) Nortel
14 4 (6.06%) Avaya
15 3 (4.55%) Nokia
15 3 (4.55%) TippingPoint
South Wales
CGI
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
ATOS - AMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Atos
Salary: Competitive Salary + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £38000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
Austin Fraser
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Caerphilly, Mid Glamorgan
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bridgend, Mid Glamorgan
Streamline Connections
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cardiff
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £40000.00 - £45000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 22 days ago