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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 71 97 72
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -25
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 28 8 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.22% 0.59% 1.76%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 11.67% 3.69% 8.60%
Number of salaries quoted 25 6 18
Average salary £39,000 £41,250 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.45% -21.42%
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
240 217 221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 19.06% 15.97% 20.50%
Number of salaries quoted 207 203 210
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £28,000 £30,006
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 27 November 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 27 November 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 +31 26 £39,000 -5.45% 4
West Wales - 2 £30,000 -
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 60 (86.96%) Firewall
3 59 (85.51%) Cisco Certification
4 53 (76.81%) CheckPoint
5 49 (71.01%) CCNP
6 38 (55.07%) F5
7 37 (53.62%) Juniper
8 36 (52.17%) LAN
9 33 (47.83%) WAN
10 30 (43.48%) Blue Coat
11 29 (42.03%) VPN
12 27 (39.13%) BGP
13 25 (36.23%) Cisco PIX
14 23 (33.33%) Load Balancing
15 22 (31.88%) McAfee
16 21 (30.43%) OSPF
17 20 (28.99%) JNCIS
17 20 (28.99%) CCSE
18 19 (27.54%) HP
19 18 (26.09%) MPLS
20 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
20 16 (23.19%) SLA
20 16 (23.19%) Windows
20 16 (23.19%) Linux
20 16 (23.19%) Network Security
21 14 (20.29%) SonicWALL
22 13 (18.84%) CCNA
23 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
23 12 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
24 11 (15.94%) SC Cleared

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 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 4 (5.80%) Apache
2 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.45%) SharePoint
3 1 (1.45%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.45%) SAS
3 1 (1.45%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (14.49%) MS Office
1 10 (14.49%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 60 (86.96%) Firewall
2 36 (52.17%) LAN
3 33 (47.83%) WAN
4 29 (42.03%) VPN
5 27 (39.13%) BGP
6 25 (36.23%) Cisco PIX
7 21 (30.43%) OSPF
8 18 (26.09%) MPLS
9 16 (23.19%) Network Security
10 12 (17.39%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (15.94%) IPsec
12 10 (14.49%) EIGRP
13 9 (13.04%) Wireless
13 9 (13.04%) RIP
13 9 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 9 (13.04%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
14 8 (11.59%) VoIP
15 7 (10.14%) SAN
15 7 (10.14%) HSRP
16 6 (8.70%) FWSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (2.90%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (11.59%) Telecoms
2 5 (7.25%) Finance
2 5 (7.25%) Welsh Language
3 3 (4.35%) Legal
4 2 (2.90%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 43 (62.32%) Network Engineer
2 13 (18.84%) Security Engineer
3 12 (17.39%) Network Security Engineer
4 11 (15.94%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (14.49%) 3rd Line Support
5 10 (14.49%) Escalation Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Support Engineer
6 8 (11.59%) Architect
6 8 (11.59%) Network Architect
7 6 (8.70%) Network Support Engineer
7 6 (8.70%) Network Support
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Network Administrator
8 4 (5.80%) Senior Security Engineer
8 4 (5.80%) Administrator
9 3 (4.35%) Team Leader
9 3 (4.35%) Systems Administrator
9 3 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
9 3 (4.35%) Network Team Leader
9 3 (4.35%) Operations Team Leader
Miscellaneous
1 1 (1.45%) Derivative
1 1 (1.45%) EqualLogic
1 1 (1.45%) Enterprise Storage
1 1 (1.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (23.19%) Windows
1 16 (23.19%) Linux
2 10 (14.49%) Windows XP
2 10 (14.49%) Windows 7
3 4 (5.80%) UNIX
4 3 (4.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 11 (15.94%) Network Design
3 9 (13.04%) Incident Management
4 7 (10.14%) ITIL
5 6 (8.70%) Capacity Management
6 5 (7.25%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (5.80%) Protective Monitoring
8 3 (4.35%) Software Deployment
8 3 (4.35%) Line Management
8 3 (4.35%) Mentoring
8 3 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.35%) Time Management
8 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (2.90%) Change Management
9 2 (2.90%) Network Management
9 2 (2.90%) Network Load Balancing
10 1 (1.45%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.45%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 2 (2.90%) AWK
1 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 59 (85.51%) Cisco Certification
2 49 (71.01%) CCNP
3 20 (28.99%) CCSE
3 20 (28.99%) JNCIS
4 13 (18.84%) CCNA
5 12 (17.39%) Security Cleared
6 11 (15.94%) CCIE
6 11 (15.94%) SC Cleared
7 8 (11.59%) Degree
7 8 (11.59%) CCSP
8 6 (8.70%) CCSA
9 3 (4.35%) SAP Certification
9 3 (4.35%) CCDA
10 2 (2.90%) CCDP
10 2 (2.90%) CISSP
10 2 (2.90%) ITIL Certification
10 2 (2.90%) JNCIA
10 2 (2.90%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.45%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 1 (1.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (23.19%) SLA
2 3 (4.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (4.35%) ISO 9001
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 5 (7.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (5.80%) Hyper-V
2 4 (5.80%) VMware ESX
2 4 (5.80%) ProxySG
3 3 (4.35%) vSphere
3 3 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.90%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.45%) Firmware
5 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.70%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (1.45%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 53 (76.81%) CheckPoint
3 38 (55.07%) F5
4 37 (53.62%) Juniper
5 30 (43.48%) Blue Coat
6 22 (31.88%) McAfee
7 19 (27.54%) HP
8 16 (23.19%) Microsoft
9 14 (20.29%) SonicWALL
10 11 (15.94%) ProCurve
11 10 (14.49%) Websense
11 10 (14.49%) VMware
12 9 (13.04%) Aruba
12 9 (13.04%) Lumension
13 6 (8.70%) Nokia
14 5 (7.25%) Citrix
15 3 (4.35%) SolarWinds
15 3 (4.35%) Red Hat
15 3 (4.35%) Dell
15 3 (4.35%) SAP
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