The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Aberdeen region.

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

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 16 14 19
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +5
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 16 35 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 5.88% 11.01% 7.72%
As % of the Vendors category 16.00% 16.43% 13.02%
Number of salaries quoted 15 33 20
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +23.18%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Vendors Category
Aberdeen
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
100 213 192
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Aberdeen 36.76% 66.98% 59.26%
Number of salaries quoted 65 165 146
Average salary £44,500 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.70% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,850 £29,700
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £70,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
Scotland

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 28 July 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Aberdeen

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Aberdeen

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 14 (58.33%) WAN
1 14 (58.33%) CCNA
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (50.00%) BGP
3 11 (45.83%) OSPF
3 11 (45.83%) Frame Relay
3 11 (45.83%) CCNP
3 11 (45.83%) VPN
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) MPLS
5 9 (37.50%) IPsec
5 9 (37.50%) VSAT
6 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
7 4 (16.67%) SLA
7 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
8 3 (12.50%) Apple
8 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
8 3 (12.50%) LAN
8 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
8 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
8 3 (12.50%) Wireless
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (12.50%) VMware
8 3 (12.50%) Degree
8 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
9 2 (8.33%) iPad
9 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Aberdeen by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, 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 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Server
2 2 (8.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.17%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (8.33%) InfoPath
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 14 (58.33%) WAN
2 12 (50.00%) BGP
3 11 (45.83%) OSPF
3 11 (45.83%) Frame Relay
3 11 (45.83%) VPN
4 10 (41.67%) MPLS
5 9 (37.50%) IPsec
5 9 (37.50%) VSAT
6 3 (12.50%) LAN
6 3 (12.50%) Wireless
7 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (8.33%) Firewall
7 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 1 (4.17%) DNS
8 1 (4.17%) SAN
8 1 (4.17%) DHCP
8 1 (4.17%) VoIP
8 1 (4.17%) iSCSI
8 1 (4.17%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (4.17%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (8.33%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 12 (50.00%) Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Senior Analyst
2 11 (45.83%) Cisco Engineer
3 10 (41.67%) Senior Network Analyst
3 10 (41.67%) Network Analyst
4 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
4 9 (37.50%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (33.33%) Senior Network Engineer
5 8 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco Network Analyst
5 8 (33.33%) Cisco Analyst
5 8 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 8 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
5 8 (33.33%) Senior Cisco Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Senior SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) IT Support
6 2 (8.33%) SharePoint Administrator
6 2 (8.33%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 2 (8.33%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (8.33%) WAP
1 2 (8.33%) CSS
1 2 (8.33%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.33%) iPad
1 2 (8.33%) iPhone
1 2 (8.33%) Blackberry
2 1 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
3 2 (8.33%) Mac OS X
4 1 (4.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL
2 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (4.17%) Business Continuity
2 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.17%) ITIL V2
2 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 2 (8.33%) SQL
2 1 (4.17%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (58.33%) CCNA
1 14 (58.33%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (45.83%) CCNP
3 3 (12.50%) Degree
4 2 (8.33%) MCITP
4 2 (8.33%) MCSE
4 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) Terminal Services
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (8.33%) SCCM
2 1 (4.17%) Backup Exec
2 1 (4.17%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.50%) Apple
2 3 (12.50%) VMware
3 2 (8.33%) HP
3 2 (8.33%) Dell
4 1 (4.17%) EMC
4 1 (4.17%) CommVault
4 1 (4.17%) Symantec
4 1 (4.17%) Brocade
4 1 (4.17%) 3PAR
4 1 (4.17%) Nintex