The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Aberdeen region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 3 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
3 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 10 18 13
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 6 15 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 9.84% 5.60% 11.01%
As % of the Vendors category 21.43% 16.48% 16.43%
Number of salaries quoted 3 14 33
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £37,300 £27,500 £37,700
10% offered a salary of more than £47,700 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,895 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.92% -3.77%
Cisco
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in permanent jobs advertised in the Aberdeen region.

Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
28 91 213
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 45.90% 33.96% 66.98%
Number of salaries quoted 17 62 165
Average salary £37,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.94% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,600 £27,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Aberdeen region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Aberdeen

Cisco
Salary Trend in Aberdeen

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco across the Aberdeen region.

Cisco Salary Trend in Aberdeen

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Aberdeen region over the 3 months to 3 August 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Cisco 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.

1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (70.00%) CCNP
4 6 (60.00%) Dell
4 6 (60.00%) Firewall
5 5 (50.00%) Wireless
5 5 (50.00%) VMware
5 5 (50.00%) Juniper
6 4 (40.00%) Citrix
7 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
7 3 (30.00%) Network Design
7 3 (30.00%) Degree
7 3 (30.00%) MPLS
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (30.00%) HP
7 3 (30.00%) MCSE
7 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (30.00%) VoIP
7 3 (30.00%) SLA
7 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
7 3 (30.00%) Network Management
8 2 (20.00%) Network Security
8 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 2015, IT jobs across the Aberdeen region citing Cisco 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (10.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 3 (30.00%) VoIP
3 3 (30.00%) MPLS
4 2 (20.00%) VPN
4 2 (20.00%) SAN
4 2 (20.00%) WLAN
4 2 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Network Security
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (20.00%) LAN
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (10.00%) DMVPN
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (10.00%) Cisco PIX
5 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (10.00%) OSPF
5 1 (10.00%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) Data Mining
General
1 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (10.00%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Network Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Senior Network Specialist
1 2 (20.00%) Data Centre Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Network Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Administrator
2 1 (10.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 8 (80.00%) Windows
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (20.00%) Linux
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Network Design
1 3 (30.00%) Network Management
1 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
1 3 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (20.00%) Change Control
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
2 2 (20.00%) Operations Management
2 2 (20.00%) Problem Management
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) Project Management
2 2 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 1 (10.00%) BCP
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architecture
3 1 (10.00%) Business Continuity Planning
3 1 (10.00%) DevOps
3 1 (10.00%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCNA
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) Degree
3 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (30.00%) MCSE
4 2 (20.00%) MCTS
5 1 (10.00%) MCITP
5 1 (10.00%) HND
5 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (10.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (10.00%) XenApp
2 1 (10.00%) XenDesktop
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 6 (60.00%) Dell
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
2 5 (50.00%) VMware
3 4 (40.00%) Citrix
4 3 (30.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (30.00%) HP
5 2 (20.00%) EMC
5 2 (20.00%) CommVault
5 2 (20.00%) NetApp
5 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint
6 1 (10.00%) Red Hat