The table below looks at the statistics for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 105 95 78
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 7 11 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.47% 0.75% 1.26%
As % of the Qualifications category 1.80% 3.29% 4.18%
Number of salaries quoted 7 10 7
Average salary £29,500 £35,197 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-16.18% -43.68%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,700 £25,100 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £70,400
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Cisco Certification
Scotland

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

Qualifications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
389 334 359
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 25.92% 22.63% 30.19%
Number of salaries quoted 271 205 223
Average salary £45,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification.

1 11 (78.57%) Windows
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 10 (71.43%) CCNA
3 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
3 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
4 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 7 (50.00%) LAN
5 7 (50.00%) WAN
5 7 (50.00%) VMware
6 6 (42.86%) Firewall
6 6 (42.86%) CCNP
6 6 (42.86%) Internet
7 5 (35.71%) Degree
8 4 (28.57%) SSH
8 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
8 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (28.57%) BGP
8 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (28.57%) SSL
8 4 (28.57%) VoIP
8 4 (28.57%) UNIX
8 4 (28.57%) Linux
8 4 (28.57%) MCSE
8 4 (28.57%) VLAN
9 3 (21.43%) SCCM
9 3 (21.43%) MCP
9 3 (21.43%) HND

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Cisco Certification 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 Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 9 (64.29%) MS Exchange
2 2 (14.29%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (64.29%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (50.00%) WAN
1 7 (50.00%) LAN
2 6 (42.86%) Firewall
2 6 (42.86%) Internet
3 4 (28.57%) BGP
3 4 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (28.57%) SSH
3 4 (28.57%) VLAN
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco ASA
3 4 (28.57%) VoIP
3 4 (28.57%) SSL
4 2 (14.29%) DNS
4 2 (14.29%) Wireless
5 1 (7.14%) IP Telephony
5 1 (7.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (7.14%) SMTP
5 1 (7.14%) DHCP
5 1 (7.14%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Systems Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Support Analyst
2 3 (21.43%) Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.14%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
3 1 (7.14%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (7.14%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 11 (78.57%) Windows
2 4 (28.57%) Linux
2 4 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (28.57%) UNIX
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
4 1 (7.14%) CentOS
4 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (7.14%) Migration
1 1 (7.14%) Information Security
1 1 (7.14%) Information Assurance
1 1 (7.14%) Software Distribution
1 1 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
1 1 (7.14%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (71.43%) CCNA
2 7 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (42.86%) CCNP
4 5 (35.71%) Degree
5 4 (28.57%) MCSE
6 3 (21.43%) MCP
6 3 (21.43%) HND
System Software
1 8 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (14.29%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (21.43%) SCCM
2 2 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco
2 9 (64.29%) Microsoft
3 7 (50.00%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) Citrix
4 2 (14.29%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.14%) Avaya
5 1 (7.14%) Red Hat
5 1 (7.14%) HP
5 1 (7.14%) SolarWinds
5 1 (7.14%) F5
5 1 (7.14%) Splunk