Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Adaptive Security Appliance (ASA)
UK > Wales
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 124 141 123
Rank change year-on-year +17 -18 -40
Permanent jobs citing Cisco ASA 19 17 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 0.92% 0.65% 0.99%
As % of the Communications & Networking category 4.87% 3.79% 6.00%
Number of salaries quoted 19 17 24
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £67,500 £39,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -40.74% +71.97% +0.64%
10th Percentile £36,150 £42,500 £33,625
90th Percentile £49,750 £68,750 £53,875
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

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 390 449 450
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Wales 18.80% 17.10% 16.50%
Number of salaries quoted 333 340 412
Wales median annual salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.67% -2.60% +5.48%
10th Percentile £25,800 £22,750 £21,250
90th Percentile £53,750 £64,000 £55,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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
Salary Histogram in Wales

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco ASA in Wales over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram 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 21 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
South Wales +28 14 £40,000 -40.74%
West Wales -12 5 £42,500 -5.56% 1
Cisco ASA
UK

For the 6 months to 21 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 Wales region with a requirement for Cisco ASA.

1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (78.95%) CCNP
4 13 (68.42%) LAN
5 12 (63.16%) WAN
6 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
7 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
7 10 (52.63%) VPN
8 9 (47.37%) Network Security
8 9 (47.37%) F5
8 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
9 8 (42.11%) SolarWinds
9 8 (42.11%) BGP
10 7 (36.84%) Network Management
11 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (31.58%) DNS
11 6 (31.58%) DHCP
11 6 (31.58%) ITIL
11 6 (31.58%) Citrix
11 6 (31.58%) CCNA
12 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
12 5 (26.32%) Linux
12 5 (26.32%) WLAN
12 5 (26.32%) Migration
12 5 (26.32%) VMware
12 5 (26.32%) Cisco CUCM
12 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
12 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications

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 2 (10.53%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Mimecast
3 1 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (100.00%) Firewall
2 13 (68.42%) LAN
3 12 (63.16%) WAN
4 10 (52.63%) TCP/IP
4 10 (52.63%) VPN
5 9 (47.37%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (47.37%) Network Security
6 8 (42.11%) BGP
7 6 (31.58%) DHCP
7 6 (31.58%) DNS
7 6 (31.58%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (26.32%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (26.32%) NetScaler
8 5 (26.32%) Skype
8 5 (26.32%) Unified Communications
8 5 (26.32%) WLAN
9 4 (21.05%) Cisco IOS
9 4 (21.05%) SNMP
10 3 (15.79%) EIGRP
10 3 (15.79%) IGRP
General
1 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (78.95%) Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Lead Network Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Senior Network Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Security Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Security Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support
4 2 (10.53%) Network Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Network Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Support
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Network Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Support
4 2 (10.53%) Systems Support Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Linux Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Network Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) Computer Science
1 3 (15.79%) Data Centre
2 2 (10.53%) Client/Server
2 2 (10.53%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 1 (5.26%) Internet of Things
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (26.32%) Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (21.05%) Windows
3 3 (15.79%) CatOS
3 3 (15.79%) CentOS
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server
5 1 (5.26%) Debian
5 1 (5.26%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (36.84%) Network Management
2 6 (31.58%) ITIL
3 5 (26.32%) Migration
4 3 (15.79%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) Application Performance Management
5 2 (10.53%) Capacity Management
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (10.53%) Email Management
5 2 (10.53%) Incident Management
5 2 (10.53%) Network Design
5 2 (10.53%) Performance Management
5 2 (10.53%) Problem Management
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (5.26%) Data Protection
6 1 (5.26%) Network Load Balancing
6 1 (5.26%) Network Segmentation
6 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
6 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) AWK
1 1 (5.26%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (78.95%) CCNP
3 6 (31.58%) CCNA
4 5 (26.32%) Degree
5 3 (15.79%) CCDP
6 2 (10.53%) Computer Science Degree
6 2 (10.53%) MCSA
6 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (5.26%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (5.26%) PMI Certification
7 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
7 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) GDPR
2 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (10.53%) vSphere
2 2 (10.53%) XenApp
2 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 19 (100.00%) Cisco
2 11 (57.89%) CheckPoint
3 9 (47.37%) F5
4 8 (42.11%) SolarWinds
5 6 (31.58%) Citrix
6 5 (26.32%) Red Hat
6 5 (26.32%) VMware
7 4 (21.05%) Palo Alto
8 3 (15.79%) Microsoft
9 2 (10.53%) AppDynamics
9 2 (10.53%) Avaya
9 2 (10.53%) Clearswift
9 2 (10.53%) Juniper
10 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
10 1 (5.26%) Splunk