The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 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 Edinburgh 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 82 70 47
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -23
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 32 18 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 1.90% 1.61% 3.71%
As % of the Vendors category 4.66% 3.47% 8.83%
Number of salaries quoted 26 10 38
Average salary £39,500 £36,250 £38,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.96% -6.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,250 £23,450 £28,200
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
687 519 600
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 40.84% 46.34% 42.05%
Number of salaries quoted 429 332 453
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,550 £23,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
Cisco
Scotland

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 16 April 2014.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 22 (40.74%) Windows
1 22 (40.74%) Juniper
2 19 (35.19%) Linux
2 19 (35.19%) VMware
3 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
4 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
5 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 14 (25.93%) Firewall
6 13 (24.07%) WAN
7 12 (22.22%) VPN
8 11 (20.37%) DNS
8 11 (20.37%) Citrix
9 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
10 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
10 9 (16.67%) CCNA
10 9 (16.67%) LAN
10 9 (16.67%) ITIL
11 8 (14.81%) Oracle
11 8 (14.81%) CCNP
11 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
11 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
11 8 (14.81%) Network Security
12 7 (12.96%) F5
12 7 (12.96%) IPsec
12 7 (12.96%) SAN
12 7 (12.96%) SLA
12 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
12 7 (12.96%) SQL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.56%) Apache
2 3 (5.56%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.70%) IIS
3 2 (3.70%) Lync
3 2 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.70%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.85%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
2 2 (3.70%) MS Office
3 1 (1.85%) MS Project
3 1 (1.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (25.93%) Firewall
2 13 (24.07%) WAN
3 12 (22.22%) VPN
4 11 (20.37%) DNS
5 9 (16.67%) LAN
6 8 (14.81%) Network Security
7 7 (12.96%) IPsec
7 7 (12.96%) SAN
7 7 (12.96%) VoIP
8 5 (9.26%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (9.26%) TCP/IP
8 5 (9.26%) SMTP
9 4 (7.41%) ADSL
9 4 (7.41%) Internet
9 4 (7.41%) TACACS
9 4 (7.41%) OSPF
9 4 (7.41%) EIGRP
9 4 (7.41%) Cisco IPT
9 4 (7.41%) Intrusion Detection
10 3 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (12.96%) SQL Server
2 4 (7.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (3.70%) RDBMS
3 2 (3.70%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.85%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Ant
General
1 6 (11.11%) Finance
2 3 (5.56%) Law
2 3 (5.56%) Electronics
2 3 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (25.93%) Analyst
2 7 (12.96%) Network Engineer
3 6 (11.11%) Network Manager
4 5 (9.26%) IT Support
4 5 (9.26%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (9.26%) Administrator
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Network Engineer
4 5 (9.26%) Senior Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Support Analyst
5 4 (7.41%) Support Engineer
5 4 (7.41%) Security Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Security Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Senior Security Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Security Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Information Security Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) Senior IT Security Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Systems Analyst
6 3 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 3 (5.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (5.56%) IT Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) LAMP
2 2 (3.70%) COM
2 2 (3.70%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.26%) Blackberry
2 3 (5.56%) PKI
3 1 (1.85%) CESG
3 1 (1.85%) Fat Client
3 1 (1.85%) Social Media
3 1 (1.85%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.85%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (40.74%) Windows
2 19 (35.19%) Linux
3 9 (16.67%) Windows 7
4 8 (14.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (5.56%) Windows 8
6 3 (5.56%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (5.56%) Windows XP
7 2 (3.70%) Solaris
7 2 (3.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.85%) Ubuntu
8 1 (1.85%) Android
8 1 (1.85%) CentOS
8 1 (1.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (16.67%) ITIL
2 8 (14.81%) Service Delivery
3 6 (11.11%) Information Security
3 6 (11.11%) Project Management
3 6 (11.11%) Vulnerability Assessment
3 6 (11.11%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (9.26%) Load Balancing
5 4 (7.41%) E-Commerce
5 4 (7.41%) ERP
5 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2
5 4 (7.41%) Migration
5 4 (7.41%) Performance Management
6 3 (5.56%) Computer Forensics
6 3 (5.56%) Fault Management
6 3 (5.56%) Security Architecture
6 3 (5.56%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (5.56%) OWASP
6 3 (5.56%) SIEM
6 3 (5.56%) Pattern Recognition
6 3 (5.56%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.96%) SQL
2 4 (7.41%) C#
2 4 (7.41%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (25.93%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (16.67%) CCNA
3 8 (14.81%) CCNP
3 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (12.96%) MCSE
5 6 (11.11%) MCSA
5 6 (11.11%) Security Cleared
5 6 (11.11%) MCITP
6 4 (7.41%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (5.56%) Degree
7 3 (5.56%) MCTS
7 3 (5.56%) GIAC
7 3 (5.56%) CISSP
7 3 (5.56%) MCP
7 3 (5.56%) HNC
7 3 (5.56%) HND
8 2 (3.70%) SC Cleared
8 2 (3.70%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.85%) CCSE
9 1 (1.85%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (12.96%) SLA
2 1 (1.85%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (27.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (18.52%) Hyper-V
3 5 (9.26%) Active Directory
4 3 (5.56%) XenServer
4 3 (5.56%) Terminal Services
4 3 (5.56%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (1.85%) XenApp
5 1 (1.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) Cisco CUCM
2 4 (7.41%) SCCM
3 2 (3.70%) Tivoli
4 1 (1.85%) SCOM
4 1 (1.85%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.85%) Puppet
4 1 (1.85%) Backup Exec
4 1 (1.85%) CiscoWorks
4 1 (1.85%) OpenView
Vendors
1 22 (40.74%) Juniper
2 19 (35.19%) VMware
3 17 (31.48%) CheckPoint
4 14 (25.93%) Microsoft
5 11 (20.37%) Citrix
6 8 (14.81%) Oracle
7 7 (12.96%) F5
8 6 (11.11%) IBM
9 5 (9.26%) EMC
10 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
10 4 (7.41%) HP
10 4 (7.41%) Twitter
11 3 (5.56%) LANDesk
11 3 (5.56%) Sun
12 2 (3.70%) Symantec
12 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
13 1 (1.85%) Fortinet
13 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.85%) ServiceNow
13 1 (1.85%) Facebook
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