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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 10 12 24
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +12
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 2 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 4.65% 11.35% 3.51%
As % of the Vendors category 9.09% 23.19% 8.08%
Number of salaries quoted 0 16 5
Average salary - £37,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -17.58%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £41,700
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +0.71%
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
22 69 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 51.16% 48.94% 43.42%
Number of salaries quoted 15 57 78
Average salary £47,500 £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% -11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £32,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) CCNA
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL
4 3 (42.86%) LAN
4 3 (42.86%) VoIP
4 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 3 (42.86%) MPLS
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
4 3 (42.86%) Change Control
4 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
4 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (42.86%) Information Security
4 3 (42.86%) MCTS
4 3 (42.86%) Operations Management
4 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
4 3 (42.86%) Release Management
5 2 (28.57%) CISSP
5 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (28.57%) PKI
5 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (14.29%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) LAN
1 3 (42.86%) MPLS
1 3 (42.86%) VoIP
1 3 (42.86%) WAN
2 2 (28.57%) BGP
2 2 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
2 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
2 2 (28.57%) OSPF
2 2 (28.57%) Unified Communications
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) SAN
3 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 1 (14.29%) WLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support
3 1 (14.29%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (14.29%) IT Technician
3 1 (14.29%) Support Technician
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (28.57%) PKI
3 1 (14.29%) EMC VNX
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Change Control
1 3 (42.86%) Information Security
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL V3
1 3 (42.86%) Operations Management
1 3 (42.86%) Problem Management
1 3 (42.86%) Project Management
1 3 (42.86%) Quality Management
1 3 (42.86%) Release Management
1 3 (42.86%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (28.57%) Security Operations
3 1 (14.29%) Incident Management
3 1 (14.29%) Network Design
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) CCNP
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCNA
2 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (42.86%) MCSE
3 3 (42.86%) MCTS
4 2 (28.57%) CISSP
4 2 (28.57%) SSCP
5 1 (14.29%) CCDP
5 1 (14.29%) CCIE
5 1 (14.29%) Degree
5 1 (14.29%) EMCSA
5 1 (14.29%) HNC
5 1 (14.29%) HND
5 1 (14.29%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco CUCM
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco UCCE
1 2 (28.57%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Proofpoint
2 2 (28.57%) Riverbed
2 2 (28.57%) VMware
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) CommVault
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) EMC
3 1 (14.29%) Juniper
3 1 (14.29%) NetApp