The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 70 65 69
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +4
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 36 27 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 2.44% 2.20% 1.83%
As % of the Vendors category 5.86% 5.44% 4.50%
Number of salaries quoted 22 18 11
Average salary £35,947 £32,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.60% -13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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 Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
614 496 489
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 41.54% 40.49% 40.68%
Number of salaries quoted 406 307 356
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +26.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £30,000 £27,250
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £56,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 36 (53.73%) Windows
2 34 (50.75%) VMware
3 26 (38.81%) Firewall
4 24 (35.82%) Linux
4 24 (35.82%) LAN
4 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
4 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
5 23 (34.33%) WAN
6 22 (32.84%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (31.34%) ITIL
8 18 (26.87%) Juniper
9 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
9 17 (25.37%) VPN
10 16 (23.88%) SAN
10 16 (23.88%) CheckPoint
11 15 (22.39%) Finance
12 13 (19.40%) EMC
12 13 (19.40%) Citrix
12 13 (19.40%) CCNA
12 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
13 12 (17.91%) HP
13 12 (17.91%) VoIP
13 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2003
13 12 (17.91%) Internet
14 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
15 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
15 10 (14.93%) F5
15 10 (14.93%) DNS
15 10 (14.93%) CCNP
15 10 (14.93%) SQL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh 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 10 (14.93%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.43%) Lync
3 7 (10.45%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (10.45%) IIS
4 4 (5.97%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2003
5 3 (4.48%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (4.48%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.49%) Apache
6 1 (1.49%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.49%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (8.96%) MS Office
1 6 (8.96%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (1.49%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (1.49%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 26 (38.81%) Firewall
2 24 (35.82%) LAN
3 23 (34.33%) WAN
4 17 (25.37%) VPN
5 16 (23.88%) SAN
6 12 (17.91%) VoIP
6 12 (17.91%) Internet
7 10 (14.93%) DNS
8 8 (11.94%) WLAN
8 8 (11.94%) MPLS
8 8 (11.94%) VLAN
8 8 (11.94%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (10.45%) Ethernet
10 6 (8.96%) ADSL
10 6 (8.96%) Wi-Fi
10 6 (8.96%) IPsec
11 5 (7.46%) SMTP
11 5 (7.46%) SSL
12 4 (5.97%) POP3
12 4 (5.97%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (19.40%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (5.97%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.49%) MySQL
General
1 15 (22.39%) Finance
2 7 (10.45%) Games
3 2 (2.99%) Law
3 2 (2.99%) Electronics
4 1 (1.49%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.49%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.49%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 16 (23.88%) Analyst
2 13 (19.40%) Technical Engineer
3 11 (16.42%) Support Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Technical Support Engineer
4 9 (13.43%) Technical Support
5 8 (11.94%) Senior Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Systems Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Network Engineer
6 7 (10.45%) Senior Systems Analyst
6 7 (10.45%) Network Manager
7 6 (8.96%) Project Manager
8 5 (7.46%) Support Analyst
8 5 (7.46%) IT Support
9 4 (5.97%) EMC Storage Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) EMC Storage Consultant
9 4 (5.97%) EMC Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Storage Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Implementation Engineer
9 4 (5.97%) Storage Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.43%) COM
2 3 (4.48%) MSMQ
3 1 (1.49%) LAMP
3 1 (1.49%) SAP Basis
3 1 (1.49%) Regular Expression
3 1 (1.49%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.43%) Blackberry
2 4 (5.97%) Mainframe
2 4 (5.97%) CLARiiON
2 4 (5.97%) iPad
3 3 (4.48%) Replication
4 2 (2.99%) Augmented Reality
4 2 (2.99%) Open Source
5 1 (1.49%) DTV
5 1 (1.49%) PKI
5 1 (1.49%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.49%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 36 (53.73%) Windows
2 24 (35.82%) Linux
3 12 (17.91%) Windows Server 2003
4 11 (16.42%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.45%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (7.46%) CentOS
7 4 (5.97%) Windows 7
7 4 (5.97%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (5.97%) Windows 2000
7 4 (5.97%) Windows XP
7 4 (5.97%) HPUX
8 3 (4.48%) UNIX
8 3 (4.48%) Windows Mobile
9 2 (2.99%) Ubuntu
9 2 (2.99%) Windows Phone
10 1 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.49%) Solaris
10 1 (1.49%) AIX
10 1 (1.49%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (31.34%) ITIL
2 9 (13.43%) Asset Management
3 8 (11.94%) PRINCE2
3 8 (11.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 6 (8.96%) Service Delivery
5 5 (7.46%) Information Security
5 5 (7.46%) Fund Management
5 5 (7.46%) Problem Management
6 4 (5.97%) Performance Management
6 4 (5.97%) Capacity Planning
6 4 (5.97%) Project Management
6 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity
6 4 (5.97%) Migration
6 4 (5.97%) BCP
6 4 (5.97%) CRM
6 4 (5.97%) E-Commerce
6 4 (5.97%) ERP
6 4 (5.97%) Change Control
6 4 (5.97%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (5.97%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.93%) SQL
2 4 (5.97%) C#
2 4 (5.97%) Perl
3 3 (4.48%) PowerShell
4 1 (1.49%) Bash Shell
4 1 (1.49%) Python
Qualifications
1 22 (32.84%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (19.40%) CCNA
3 10 (14.93%) CCNP
4 6 (8.96%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (7.46%) Degree
5 5 (7.46%) JNCIA
6 4 (5.97%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 4 (5.97%) APMP
6 4 (5.97%) VCAP
6 4 (5.97%) MCSA
6 4 (5.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.99%) CISSP
7 2 (2.99%) GIAC
7 2 (2.99%) MCSE
8 1 (1.49%) CCIE
8 1 (1.49%) Check Point Certification
8 1 (1.49%) SSCP
8 1 (1.49%) Network+ Certification
8 1 (1.49%) CCSA
8 1 (1.49%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (13.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.49%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (35.82%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (25.37%) Active Directory
3 10 (14.93%) Hyper-V
4 8 (11.94%) XenServer
5 7 (10.45%) vSphere
6 6 (8.96%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (5.97%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 2 (2.99%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.49%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.49%) XenApp
9 1 (1.49%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.49%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) SCCM
2 4 (5.97%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (5.97%) SolarWinds Orion
3 2 (2.99%) Nagios
3 2 (2.99%) Cacti
4 1 (1.49%) Puppet
4 1 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 34 (50.75%) VMware
2 24 (35.82%) Microsoft
3 18 (26.87%) Juniper
4 16 (23.88%) CheckPoint
5 13 (19.40%) Citrix
5 13 (19.40%) EMC
6 12 (17.91%) HP
7 10 (14.93%) F5
8 8 (11.94%) Oracle
9 7 (10.45%) Red Hat
9 7 (10.45%) SolarWinds
10 5 (7.46%) Brocade
10 5 (7.46%) NetApp
11 4 (5.97%) Avaya
11 4 (5.97%) IBM
11 4 (5.97%) Fujitsu
11 4 (5.97%) Rackspace
12 3 (4.48%) Nortel
12 3 (4.48%) Clearswift
12 3 (4.48%) BT
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