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 2 July 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
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 13 25 11
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 3 16 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.45% 4.88% 12.39%
As % of the Vendors category 17.65% 12.21% 18.22%
Number of salaries quoted 2 14 38
Average salary £45,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.75% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £41,900 £27,500 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,100 £46,650 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%
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
17 131 225
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 30.91% 39.94% 67.98%
Number of salaries quoted 13 92 173
Average salary £41,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.88% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £27,050 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 2 July 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 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) CCNA
1 10 (83.33%) Citrix
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (75.00%) Firewall
2 9 (75.00%) Wireless
2 9 (75.00%) CCNP
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 8 (66.67%) VoIP
3 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
4 7 (58.33%) SLA
4 7 (58.33%) HP
4 7 (58.33%) Dell
4 7 (58.33%) MPLS
4 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
4 7 (58.33%) Network Management
4 7 (58.33%) Network Design
4 7 (58.33%) SonicWALL
5 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
6 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
6 3 (25.00%) VMware
7 2 (16.67%) Clustering
7 2 (16.67%) Network Security
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (16.67%) XenApp
7 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
7 2 (16.67%) SAN

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2007
1 2 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (8.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (75.00%) Firewall
1 9 (75.00%) Wireless
2 8 (66.67%) VoIP
3 7 (58.33%) MPLS
4 2 (16.67%) Network Security
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (16.67%) WLAN
4 2 (16.67%) WAN
4 2 (16.67%) DHCP
4 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 2 (16.67%) VPN
4 2 (16.67%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) SAN
4 2 (16.67%) LAN
4 2 (16.67%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (8.33%) DMVPN
5 1 (8.33%) OSPF
5 1 (8.33%) BGP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) Data Mining
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (8.33%) Aerospace
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Network Specialist
1 4 (33.33%) Senior Network Specialist
2 2 (16.67%) Network Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Security Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Network Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (16.67%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (83.33%) Windows
1 10 (83.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 8 (66.67%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Service Delivery
1 7 (58.33%) Network Design
1 7 (58.33%) Network Management
1 7 (58.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (8.33%) BCP
2 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (8.33%) Network Architecture
2 1 (8.33%) Change Management
2 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (83.33%) CCNA
1 10 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (75.00%) CCNP
3 1 (8.33%) HND
3 1 (8.33%) MCSE
3 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (8.33%) MCITP
3 1 (8.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (58.33%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) XenApp
2 2 (16.67%) XenDesktop
3 1 (8.33%) vSphere
3 1 (8.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) Citrix
2 9 (75.00%) Juniper
3 7 (58.33%) HP
3 7 (58.33%) Dell
3 7 (58.33%) SonicWALL
4 3 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (8.33%) Microsoft
6 1 (8.33%) NetApp
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
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