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 29 January 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 60 83 68
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -15
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 41 21 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 3.04% 1.53% 1.88%
As % of the Vendors category 8.51% 4.00% 4.59%
Number of salaries quoted 19 16 8
Average salary £36,878 £31,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.96% -48.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £21,500 £25,620
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £46,250 £63,750
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,750
% change year-on-year
- +3.06%
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
482 525 479
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 35.73% 38.27% 40.94%
Number of salaries quoted 308 328 285
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £28,900
10% offered a salary of more than £55,300 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,675 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.68% -

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 29 January 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 72 (82.76%) Windows
2 56 (64.37%) Microsoft
3 45 (51.72%) Firewall
4 41 (47.13%) MS Exchange
5 39 (44.83%) VMware
6 38 (43.68%) Active Directory
7 32 (36.78%) VMware Infrastructure
7 32 (36.78%) Windows Server 2008
8 28 (32.18%) Degree
8 28 (32.18%) MS Excel
8 28 (32.18%) Finance
9 27 (31.03%) Linux
10 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
10 24 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
11 21 (24.14%) Red Hat
11 21 (24.14%) SAN
12 20 (22.99%) WAN
12 20 (22.99%) Lync
12 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
12 20 (22.99%) Hyper-V
13 18 (20.69%) Intrusion Detection
13 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
14 17 (19.54%) ITIL
14 17 (19.54%) Blackberry
15 16 (18.39%) LAN
16 15 (17.24%) MS Office
16 15 (17.24%) HP
16 15 (17.24%) Ethernet
16 15 (17.24%) IP Telephony
16 15 (17.24%) Windows 7

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 41 (47.13%) MS Exchange
2 24 (27.59%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (22.99%) Lync
4 12 (13.79%) IIS
5 8 (9.20%) Exchange Server 2007
6 6 (6.90%) BizTalk Server
6 6 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (2.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (2.30%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 28 (32.18%) MS Excel
2 15 (17.24%) MS Office
3 2 (2.30%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Office 365
2 2 (2.30%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.15%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 45 (51.72%) Firewall
2 21 (24.14%) SAN
3 20 (22.99%) WAN
4 18 (20.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 16 (18.39%) LAN
6 15 (17.24%) Ethernet
6 15 (17.24%) IP Telephony
7 11 (12.64%) MPLS
8 10 (11.49%) VoIP
8 10 (11.49%) DNS
9 9 (10.34%) Cisco IPT
10 8 (9.20%) Wi-Fi
10 8 (9.20%) Network Security
10 8 (9.20%) Fibre Channel
11 7 (8.05%) Wireless
12 6 (6.90%) DMZ
12 6 (6.90%) VPN
12 6 (6.90%) FCoE
13 4 (4.60%) VLAN
14 3 (3.45%) LLU
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (20.69%) SQL Server
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (9.20%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (2.30%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (2.30%) MSI
General
1 28 (32.18%) Finance
2 7 (8.05%) Law
3 1 (1.15%) German Language
3 1 (1.15%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.15%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (31.03%) Analyst
2 14 (16.09%) Support Engineer
3 12 (13.79%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 8 (9.20%) Infrastructure Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Project Manager
5 7 (8.05%) Technical Manager
5 7 (8.05%) Security Specialist
5 7 (8.05%) Technical Project Manager
6 6 (6.90%) Support Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Security Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Technical Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Technical Engineer
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Security Specialist
6 6 (6.90%) IT Security Analyst
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (5.75%) IT Support
7 5 (5.75%) Senior Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Network Engineer
8 4 (4.60%) Technical Support
8 4 (4.60%) IT Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) XML
1 10 (11.49%) Regular Expression
2 6 (6.90%) MSMQ
3 5 (5.75%) COM
4 1 (1.15%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.54%) Blackberry
2 10 (11.49%) Visualisation
2 10 (11.49%) Open Source
3 7 (8.05%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 7 (8.05%) Management Information System
3 7 (8.05%) Replication
3 7 (8.05%) Mainframe
4 6 (6.90%) Kindle
5 4 (4.60%) Thin Client
5 4 (4.60%) Fat Client
6 3 (3.45%) PKI
6 3 (3.45%) CLARiiON
7 1 (1.15%) Augmented Reality
7 1 (1.15%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 72 (82.76%) Windows
2 32 (36.78%) Windows Server 2008
3 27 (31.03%) Linux
4 24 (27.59%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (22.99%) Windows Server 2012
6 15 (17.24%) Windows 7
7 9 (10.34%) Windows Phone
7 9 (10.34%) Windows XP
8 7 (8.05%) HPUX
8 7 (8.05%) Windows 2000
9 6 (6.90%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (5.75%) Mac OS X
11 4 (4.60%) Windows 2000 Server
11 4 (4.60%) CentOS
11 4 (4.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (4.60%) Ubuntu
12 2 (2.30%) UNIX
13 1 (1.15%) Windows 8
13 1 (1.15%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (19.54%) ITIL
2 11 (12.64%) SIEM
3 10 (11.49%) Analytics
4 9 (10.34%) Asset Management
4 9 (10.34%) Project Management
5 8 (9.20%) PRINCE2
6 7 (8.05%) Line Management
6 7 (8.05%) Information Security
6 7 (8.05%) Service Delivery
7 6 (6.90%) Workflow
8 5 (5.75%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (4.60%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (4.60%) CRM
10 2 (2.30%) Business Continuity
10 2 (2.30%) BCP
10 2 (2.30%) Identity Management
10 2 (2.30%) Business Continuity Planning
10 2 (2.30%) Mentoring
10 2 (2.30%) Capacity Planning
11 1 (1.15%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (13.79%) PowerShell
2 11 (12.64%) SQL
3 1 (1.15%) Perl
3 1 (1.15%) Python
Qualifications
1 28 (32.18%) Degree
2 14 (16.09%) CEH
2 14 (16.09%) CISSP
2 14 (16.09%) SSCP
3 13 (14.94%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (13.79%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (13.79%) GIAC
5 9 (10.34%) MCSA
6 8 (9.20%) CCNA
6 8 (9.20%) APMP
7 4 (4.60%) MCSE
7 4 (4.60%) CCNP
8 3 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (3.45%) VCAP
9 2 (2.30%) HND
9 2 (2.30%) MCITP
10 1 (1.15%) CCENT
10 1 (1.15%) CCIE
10 1 (1.15%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.15%) Data Quality
System Software
1 38 (43.68%) Active Directory
2 32 (36.78%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (22.99%) Hyper-V
4 11 (12.64%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (8.05%) Forefront TMG
6 6 (6.90%) vSphere
7 3 (3.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (3.45%) XenDesktop
8 2 (2.30%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (2.30%) XenApp
9 1 (1.15%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 14 (16.09%) SCCM
2 6 (6.90%) SCOM
3 3 (3.45%) EMC NetWorker
4 2 (2.30%) Nagios
4 2 (2.30%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (2.30%) Cacti
5 1 (1.15%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (1.15%) OpenAM
5 1 (1.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 56 (64.37%) Microsoft
2 39 (44.83%) VMware
3 21 (24.14%) Red Hat
4 15 (17.24%) HP
5 10 (11.49%) Juniper
6 9 (10.34%) Avaya
6 9 (10.34%) CheckPoint
7 8 (9.20%) SolarWinds
8 7 (8.05%) Fujitsu
8 7 (8.05%) Brocade
8 7 (8.05%) IBM
8 7 (8.05%) EMC
8 7 (8.05%) Nortel
8 7 (8.05%) Oracle
9 6 (6.90%) Clearswift
9 6 (6.90%) BT
10 4 (4.60%) NetApp
10 4 (4.60%) Citrix
10 4 (4.60%) F5
11 3 (3.45%) Sourcefire
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago