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 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
Wales / South Wales
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 67 83 85
Rank change year-on-year +16 +2  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 6 9 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in South Wales 0.83% 0.81% 1.37%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 5.36% 4.23% 6.27%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 10
Median salary £37,500 £37,250 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +0.67% +14.61%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,750 £30,500 £29,750
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £43,000 £56,000
UK excluding London median salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +10.00% -  

Cisco ASA is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next 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 and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
South Wales
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 112 213 271
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in South Wales 15.45% 19.07% 21.80%
Number of salaries quoted 103 189 238
Median salary £35,094 £35,500 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.14% -4.05%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year - +1.19%  

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in South Wales

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in South Wales citing Cisco ASA as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

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 3 months to 26 June 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 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cardiff +9 4 £40,750 +10.13% 1
Caerphilly - 2 £37,500 -
Cisco ASA
Wales

For the 6 months to 26 June 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%) Firewall
2 13 (92.86%) VPN
3 12 (85.71%) CheckPoint
4 11 (78.57%) BGP
4 11 (78.57%) LAN
4 11 (78.57%) Load Balancing
4 11 (78.57%) F5
5 9 (64.29%) WAN
5 9 (64.29%) OSPF
6 8 (57.14%) IPsec
6 8 (57.14%) DNS
6 8 (57.14%) ITIL
6 8 (57.14%) CCNP
6 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
6 8 (57.14%) Juniper
6 8 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
6 8 (57.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
7 7 (50.00%) Internet
7 7 (50.00%) MPLS
8 6 (42.86%) EIGRP
8 6 (42.86%) IPv4
8 6 (42.86%) IPv6
8 6 (42.86%) CCNA
8 6 (42.86%) FTP
8 6 (42.86%) DDoS Mitigation
9 3 (21.43%) VMware
9 3 (21.43%) DHCP
9 3 (21.43%) SNMP

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:

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 14 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (92.86%) VPN
3 11 (78.57%) BGP
3 11 (78.57%) LAN
4 9 (64.29%) OSPF
4 9 (64.29%) WAN
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (57.14%) DNS
5 8 (57.14%) IPsec
6 7 (50.00%) Internet
6 7 (50.00%) MPLS
7 6 (42.86%) EIGRP
7 6 (42.86%) FTP
7 6 (42.86%) IPv4
7 6 (42.86%) IPv6
8 3 (21.43%) DHCP
8 3 (21.43%) FWSM
8 3 (21.43%) HSRP
8 3 (21.43%) SNMP
8 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Network Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 5 (35.71%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Network Support
3 4 (28.57%) Network Support Engineer
3 4 (28.57%) Support Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Network Security Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Security 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
5 1 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Data Centre Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Network Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support
5 1 (7.14%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) CSS
2 1 (7.14%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 8 (57.14%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
2 7 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.14%) IVR
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (14.29%) Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 2 (14.29%) Unix
1 2 (14.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (78.57%) Load Balancing
2 8 (57.14%) ITIL
3 6 (42.86%) DDoS Mitigation
4 2 (14.29%) High Availability
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 2 (14.29%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Change Management
5 1 (7.14%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (7.14%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.14%) Network Management
5 1 (7.14%) PRINCE2
5 1 (7.14%) Statistics
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CCNP
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (21.43%) Degree
4 2 (14.29%) CCDP
5 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (14.29%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCX
2 1 (7.14%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 12 (85.71%) CheckPoint
3 11 (78.57%) F5
4 8 (57.14%) Juniper
5 3 (21.43%) Citrix
5 3 (21.43%) Palo Alto
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 2 (14.29%) Aruba
6 2 (14.29%) Red Hat
7 1 (7.14%) BMC
7 1 (7.14%) Fortinet
7 1 (7.14%) HP
7 1 (7.14%) McAfee
7 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
7 1 (7.14%) Nortel
7 1 (7.14%) Remedy
7 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
Cardiff, South Glamorgan
CPS Group UK
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
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