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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 91 80 68
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 15 31 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 1.13% 2.26% 2.35%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.79% 9.75% 11.42%
Number of salaries quoted 13 26 17
Average salary £50,000 £37,500 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -9.63%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
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
259 318 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.58% 23.21% 20.58%
Number of salaries quoted 229 247 192
Average salary £41,500 £38,400 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.07% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £29,400 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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 -9 14 £50,000 +33.33%
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 34 (94.44%) Firewall
3 28 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
4 27 (75.00%) Juniper
5 26 (72.22%) CCNP
6 23 (63.89%) VPN
7 22 (61.11%) LAN
8 18 (50.00%) WAN
9 15 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
10 13 (36.11%) F5
11 12 (33.33%) Degree
11 12 (33.33%) Data Centre
11 12 (33.33%) SLA
11 12 (33.33%) IPsec
12 11 (30.56%) Wireless
12 11 (30.56%) BGP
12 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
12 11 (30.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 11 (30.56%) DDoS Mitigation
13 10 (27.78%) DNS
13 10 (27.78%) CheckPoint
14 9 (25.00%) FTP
14 9 (25.00%) VoIP
14 9 (25.00%) Client/Server
14 9 (25.00%) NetScaler
14 9 (25.00%) Load Balancing
14 9 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
14 9 (25.00%) Network Management
15 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
15 8 (22.22%) Time Management

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (2.78%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 34 (94.44%) Firewall
2 23 (63.89%) VPN
3 22 (61.11%) LAN
4 18 (50.00%) WAN
5 15 (41.67%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (33.33%) IPsec
7 11 (30.56%) BGP
7 11 (30.56%) TCP/IP
7 11 (30.56%) Wireless
8 10 (27.78%) DNS
9 9 (25.00%) Cisco IOS
9 9 (25.00%) FTP
9 9 (25.00%) NetScaler
9 9 (25.00%) VoIP
10 8 (22.22%) Internet
10 8 (22.22%) IPv4
10 8 (22.22%) MPLS
10 8 (22.22%) NX-OS
10 8 (22.22%) OSPF
10 8 (22.22%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
General
1 8 (22.22%) Telecoms
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
Job Titles
1 33 (91.67%) Network Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) Network Support
2 12 (33.33%) Network Support Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
2 12 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior IT Support
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Network Support
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Network Support Engineer
3 6 (16.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 5 (13.89%) Juniper Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Cisco Support
5 4 (11.11%) Juniper Support
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Cisco Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) Network Operations Engineer
8 1 (2.78%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.78%) Project Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 11 (30.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 9 (25.00%) Client/Server
4 8 (22.22%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (22.22%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.78%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.78%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.78%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.22%) CatOS
2 3 (8.33%) Windows
3 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
4 1 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (2.78%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (30.56%) DDoS Mitigation
2 9 (25.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (25.00%) Network Management
3 8 (22.22%) Time Management
4 7 (19.44%) ITIL
5 4 (11.11%) High Availability
6 2 (5.56%) Mentoring
7 1 (2.78%) Capacity Planning
7 1 (2.78%) Communications Security
7 1 (2.78%) Data Security
7 1 (2.78%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (2.78%) Presales
7 1 (2.78%) Risk Analysis
7 1 (2.78%) Root Cause Analysis
Qualifications
1 28 (77.78%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (72.22%) CCNP
3 12 (33.33%) Degree
4 7 (19.44%) CCNA
5 3 (8.33%) CCIE
6 1 (2.78%) CCSA
6 1 (2.78%) CCSE
6 1 (2.78%) JNCIA
6 1 (2.78%) MCITP
6 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) Firmware
2 1 (2.78%) Hyper-V
2 1 (2.78%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (11.11%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (2.78%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 36 (100.00%) Cisco
2 27 (75.00%) Juniper
3 13 (36.11%) F5
4 10 (27.78%) CheckPoint
5 8 (22.22%) SolarWinds
6 4 (11.11%) Radware
6 4 (11.11%) TippingPoint
7 3 (8.33%) VMware
8 2 (5.56%) Fortinet
9 1 (2.78%) Citrix
9 1 (2.78%) Dell
9 1 (2.78%) Dell Compellent
9 1 (2.78%) IBM
9 1 (2.78%) Microsoft
9 1 (2.78%) Nokia