Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for Cisco ASA skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco ASA over the 6 months to 23 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Wales > South Wales
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 95 123 116
Rank change year-on-year +28 -7 -42
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 14 14 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.98% 0.64% 1.11%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.79% 3.92% 6.77%
Number of salaries quoted 14 14 24
South Wales median annual salary £40,000 £67,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.74% +71.97% -0.63%
10th Percentile £33,713 £46,500 £33,625
90th Percentile £48,750 £68,750 £53,875
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £67,500 £39,250
% change year-on-year -40.74% +71.97% -0.63%

Cisco ASA is in the Communications and Computer Networking category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in South Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
South Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 292 357 399
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 20.35% 16.34% 16.47%
Number of salaries quoted 271 313 371
South Wales median annual salary £38,500 £38,500 £38,500
10th Percentile £24,000 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £52,500 £67,500 £57,500
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

Job postings citing Cisco ASA as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in South Wales.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA in South Wales

Cisco ASA
Salary Trend in South Wales

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

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in South Wales

Cisco ASA
Salary Histogram in South Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in South Wales over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco ASA in South Wales

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in South Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco ASA within the South Wales region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +29 8 £41,250 -38.89% 2
Newport +7 6 £39,250 -1.88%
Cisco ASA
Wales

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the South Wales region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 12 (85.71%) CCNP
3 11 (78.57%) CheckPoint
3 11 (78.57%) LAN
4 10 (71.43%) WAN
4 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
5 8 (57.14%) VPN
5 8 (57.14%) Network Security
6 7 (50.00%) BGP
6 7 (50.00%) Network Management
6 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (42.86%) F5
7 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
7 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
7 6 (42.86%) ITIL
7 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (35.71%) WLAN
8 5 (35.71%) CCNA
8 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
8 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
8 5 (35.71%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (35.71%) Skype
9 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
9 4 (28.57%) Citrix
9 4 (28.57%) SNMP
10 3 (21.43%) DNS
10 3 (21.43%) Linux

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Wales by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.14%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 11 (78.57%) LAN
3 10 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 10 (71.43%) WAN
4 8 (57.14%) Network Security
4 8 (57.14%) VPN
5 7 (50.00%) BGP
5 7 (50.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 6 (42.86%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (35.71%) Cisco ISE
7 5 (35.71%) NetScaler
7 5 (35.71%) Skype
7 5 (35.71%) Unified Communications
7 5 (35.71%) WLAN
8 4 (28.57%) SNMP
9 3 (21.43%) Cisco IOS
9 3 (21.43%) DHCP
9 3 (21.43%) DNS
9 3 (21.43%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
10 2 (14.29%) NX-OS
General
1 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) Lead Network Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support
4 2 (14.29%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Support
4 2 (14.29%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Architect
5 1 (7.14%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
1 2 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 1 (7.14%) Data Centre
2 1 (7.14%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
2 2 (14.29%) CatOS
2 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (14.29%) Windows
3 1 (7.14%) CentOS
3 1 (7.14%) Debian
3 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Network Management
2 6 (42.86%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Network Load Balancing
5 1 (7.14%) Network Segmentation
5 1 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (7.14%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.14%) AWK
1 1 (7.14%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (85.71%) CCNP
3 5 (35.71%) CCNA
4 3 (21.43%) CCDP
5 2 (14.29%) Degree
6 1 (7.14%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) GDPR
1 1 (7.14%) PCI DSS
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (35.71%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (78.57%) CheckPoint
3 6 (42.86%) F5
3 6 (42.86%) SolarWinds
4 4 (28.57%) Citrix
4 4 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 3 (21.43%) Red Hat
6 2 (14.29%) Juniper
6 2 (14.29%) VMware
7 1 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Splunk