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 6 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Rank 76 53 85
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +32
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 29 30 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 2.21% 3.05% 0.62%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 9.45% 13.95% 2.81%
Number of salaries quoted 21 23 7
Average salary £42,500 £41,500 £29,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.40% +43.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,500 £35,200 £27,800
10% offered a salary of more than £43,000 £50,000 £37,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,500 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+7.05% -
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
307 215 249
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wales 23.36% 21.85% 21.88%
Number of salaries quoted 238 184 229
Average salary £38,400 £41,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.34% +26.15%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £29,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,750 £55,000
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
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 6 March 2015. 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 -23 29 £42,500 +2.40% 4
Cisco ASA
UK

Cisco ASA
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 56 (100.00%) Cisco
2 45 (80.36%) Firewall
3 41 (73.21%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (64.29%) CheckPoint
4 36 (64.29%) CCNP
5 24 (42.86%) Juniper
6 22 (39.29%) WAN
6 22 (39.29%) Blue Coat
7 21 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
8 20 (35.71%) Windows
8 20 (35.71%) Dell
9 19 (33.93%) LAN
9 19 (33.93%) CCNA
10 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
10 18 (32.14%) Network Security
11 17 (30.36%) F5
12 16 (28.57%) VMware
12 16 (28.57%) SonicWALL
12 16 (28.57%) HP
13 15 (26.79%) VPN
13 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
15 13 (23.21%) Hyper-V
15 13 (23.21%) Citrix
16 12 (21.43%) VLAN
17 11 (19.64%) Nokia
18 10 (17.86%) McAfee
18 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
18 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
18 10 (17.86%) SQL Server

Cisco ASA
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 10 (17.86%) MS Exchange
2 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2007
2 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2010
2 9 (16.07%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (7.14%) Apache
4 3 (5.36%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.79%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.79%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 6 (10.71%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 45 (80.36%) Firewall
2 22 (39.29%) WAN
3 21 (37.50%) Cisco PIX
4 19 (33.93%) LAN
5 18 (32.14%) Network Security
6 15 (26.79%) VPN
7 12 (21.43%) VLAN
8 9 (16.07%) Wireless
8 9 (16.07%) iSCSI
9 8 (14.29%) HSRP
9 8 (14.29%) VRRP
9 8 (14.29%) MPLS
10 7 (12.50%) OSPF
10 7 (12.50%) BGP
10 7 (12.50%) SAN
11 6 (10.71%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (8.93%) IPsec
13 4 (7.14%) TCP/IP
13 4 (7.14%) DNS
13 4 (7.14%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (17.86%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.57%) MySQL
General
1 4 (7.14%) Telecoms
1 4 (7.14%) Finance
2 3 (5.36%) Legal
2 3 (5.36%) Welsh Language
3 2 (3.57%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 36 (64.29%) Network Engineer
2 17 (30.36%) Security Engineer
3 16 (28.57%) Project Engineer
4 15 (26.79%) Network Security Engineer
5 9 (16.07%) Senior Network Engineer
6 4 (7.14%) Network Administrator
6 4 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
6 4 (7.14%) Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Network Architect
7 3 (5.36%) Systems Administrator
7 3 (5.36%) Escalation Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Security Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Network Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Senior Network Security Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Network Support
8 2 (3.57%) Support Engineer
8 2 (3.57%) Network Support Engineer
9 1 (1.79%) Technical Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 10 (17.86%) EqualLogic
1 10 (17.86%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (1.79%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 20 (35.71%) Windows
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2012
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2003
2 9 (16.07%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (16.07%) Windows 2000 Server
3 7 (12.50%) Linux
4 6 (10.71%) Windows XP
4 6 (10.71%) Windows 7
5 2 (3.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.07%) Project Management
2 8 (14.29%) Load Balancing
3 6 (10.71%) Capacity Planning
4 4 (7.14%) Network Design
5 3 (5.36%) Service Delivery
5 3 (5.36%) Time Management
5 3 (5.36%) Software Deployment
5 3 (5.36%) Line Management
5 3 (5.36%) Mentoring
5 3 (5.36%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.57%) Network Management
6 2 (3.57%) Configuration Management
6 2 (3.57%) Incident Management
6 2 (3.57%) Network Load Balancing
7 1 (1.79%) Project Planning
7 1 (1.79%) ITIL
7 1 (1.79%) Change Management
7 1 (1.79%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.79%) AWK
1 1 (1.79%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 41 (73.21%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (64.29%) CCNP
3 19 (33.93%) CCNA
4 14 (25.00%) Security Cleared
5 10 (17.86%) SC Cleared
6 9 (16.07%) MCITP
6 9 (16.07%) Microsoft Certification
7 7 (12.50%) CCSE
7 7 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 7 (12.50%) JNCIS
7 7 (12.50%) VCP5
8 4 (7.14%) Degree
8 4 (7.14%) CCSA
9 3 (5.36%) CCIE
9 3 (5.36%) VCP4
10 2 (3.57%) CCSP
11 1 (1.79%) CCDA
11 1 (1.79%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (16.07%) SLA
2 1 (1.79%) QA
System Software
1 15 (26.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (23.21%) Hyper-V
3 10 (17.86%) Active Directory
4 5 (8.93%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.36%) vSphere
5 3 (5.36%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (5.36%) ProxySG
6 2 (3.57%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (3.57%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 1 (1.79%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Cisco
2 36 (64.29%) CheckPoint
3 24 (42.86%) Juniper
4 22 (39.29%) Blue Coat
5 20 (35.71%) Dell
6 18 (32.14%) Microsoft
7 17 (30.36%) F5
8 16 (28.57%) SonicWALL
8 16 (28.57%) HP
8 16 (28.57%) VMware
9 13 (23.21%) Citrix
10 11 (19.64%) Nokia
11 10 (17.86%) McAfee
12 8 (14.29%) WatchGuard
13 4 (7.14%) Websense
14 3 (5.36%) Mitel
14 3 (5.36%) Brocade
14 3 (5.36%) ProCurve
14 3 (5.36%) SolarWinds
14 3 (5.36%) Aruba
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