Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in 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 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
UK > Wales
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 120 123 137
Rank change year-on-year +3 +14 -3
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 12 17 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.59% 0.86% 0.69%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 3.70% 4.93% 3.71%
Number of salaries quoted 12 17 17
Wales median annual salary £47,500 £40,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +18.75% -20.00% +31.58%
10th Percentile £41,250 £31,750 £32,600
90th Percentile £49,950 £50,750 £68,750
UK median annual salary £53,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year +7.00% - +5.26%

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 Wales with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills.

All Communications and Computer Networking Skills
Wales
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for communications or computer networking skills 324 345 485
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 16.02% 17.49% 18.55%
Number of salaries quoted 270 295 378
Wales median annual salary £37,500 £39,250 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.46% +4.67% -2.60%
10th Percentile £23,000 £25,750 £22,675
90th Percentile £65,000 £54,200 £62,875
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cisco ASA
Job Vacancy Trend in Wales

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco ASA 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 in Wales.

Salary trend for Cisco ASA in Wales

Cisco ASA
Job Locations in 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 Wales region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. 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
West Wales +19 11 £47,500 - 1
South Wales -24 1 £45,000 +14.65% 2
Cisco ASA
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco ASA also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Wales region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (66.67%) CCNP
4 7 (58.33%) SLA
4 7 (58.33%) LAN
4 7 (58.33%) WAN
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) Wireshark
4 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
4 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
5 6 (50.00%) Wireless
5 6 (50.00%) Change Management
5 6 (50.00%) VPN
5 6 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
6 4 (33.33%) Windows
6 4 (33.33%) VMware
7 3 (25.00%) Network Security
7 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (25.00%) Linux
7 3 (25.00%) DNS
7 3 (25.00%) DHCP
7 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
7 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
8 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
8 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
8 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (16.67%) DevOps

Cisco ASA
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (100.00%) Firewall
2 7 (58.33%) LAN
2 7 (58.33%) WAN
2 7 (58.33%) Wireshark
3 6 (50.00%) VPN
3 6 (50.00%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) DHCP
4 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 3 (25.00%) Network Security
5 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (16.67%) NetScaler
6 1 (8.33%) BGP
6 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (8.33%) EIGRP
6 1 (8.33%) IGRP
6 1 (8.33%) IP Telephony
6 1 (8.33%) NX-OS
6 1 (8.33%) OSPF
6 1 (8.33%) RIP
6 1 (8.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (75.00%) Network Engineer
1 9 (75.00%) Senior Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Administrator
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Computer Science
2 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
2 2 (16.67%) Replication
3 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (8.33%) Fat Client
3 1 (8.33%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
2 3 (25.00%) Linux
2 3 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) CatOS
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) Change Management
2 2 (16.67%) Capacity Management
2 2 (16.67%) DevOps
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 2 (16.67%) Load Balancing
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
3 1 (8.33%) Antivirus Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Incident Management
3 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Monitoring
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (8.33%) C
2 1 (8.33%) Perl
2 1 (8.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 9 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (66.67%) CCNP
3 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 6 (50.00%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (16.67%) CCNA
6 1 (8.33%) CCDA
6 1 (8.33%) SC Cleared
6 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) Ansible
1 1 (8.33%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (8.33%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Cisco
2 7 (58.33%) SolarWinds
3 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) F5
4 2 (16.67%) Fortinet
5 1 (8.33%) Clearswift
5 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
5 1 (8.33%) Oracle
5 1 (8.33%) Red Hat