The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Livingston region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 6 13 11
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -2
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 7 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 15.91% 3.45% 2.78%
As % of the Vendors category 26.92% 7.14% 7.14%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 1
Average salary £33,862 £65,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-47.90% +62.50%
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,700
% change year-on-year
- +1.91%
Cisco
West Lothian

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

Vendors Category
Livingston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26 14 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Livingston 59.09% 48.28% 38.89%
Number of salaries quoted 17 13 10
Average salary £33,862 £41,250 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.91% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,593 £31,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £39,500 £50,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Livingston

Cisco
Salary Trend in Livingston

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Livingston

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Livingston

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (73.33%) Ethernet
3 10 (66.67%) Avaya
3 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
4 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
4 9 (60.00%) Fortinet
5 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
6 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (26.67%) Project Management
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL
6 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
6 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
7 3 (20.00%) MPLS
7 3 (20.00%) WAN
8 2 (13.33%) Retail
8 2 (13.33%) IPsec
8 2 (13.33%) Change Management
8 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (13.33%) Degree
8 2 (13.33%) VLAN
8 2 (13.33%) CCENT
8 2 (13.33%) SecurID
8 2 (13.33%) Ruby
8 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
8 2 (13.33%) WMI
8 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
8 2 (13.33%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (13.33%) Open Source
8 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Livingston by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Livingston 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 2 (13.33%) Apache
2 1 (6.67%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) Firewall
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
2 11 (73.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (20.00%) MPLS
3 3 (20.00%) WAN
4 2 (13.33%) ADSL
4 2 (13.33%) BGP
4 2 (13.33%) ICMP
4 2 (13.33%) IPsec
4 2 (13.33%) LAN
4 2 (13.33%) OSPF
4 2 (13.33%) RIP
4 2 (13.33%) SNMP
4 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
4 2 (13.33%) VLAN
4 2 (13.33%) VoIP
4 2 (13.33%) VPN
4 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (6.67%) Converged Networks
5 1 (6.67%) IP Telephony
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
1 2 (13.33%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (13.33%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Analyst
2 3 (20.00%) Network Specialist
2 3 (20.00%) Technical Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Specialist
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support
3 2 (13.33%) Network Support Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Network Technician
3 2 (13.33%) Support Technician
4 1 (6.67%) Network Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Network Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Operations Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Security Specialist
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) 802.1X
2 1 (6.67%) ELK Stack
2 1 (6.67%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) SecurID
2 1 (6.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL V3
2 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2
2 4 (26.67%) Project Management
2 4 (26.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (13.33%) Change Management
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Network Monitoring
3 2 (13.33%) Open Source
3 2 (13.33%) Supplier Management
4 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (6.67%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL V2
4 1 (6.67%) Scrum
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (13.33%) Bash Shell
1 2 (13.33%) Java
1 2 (13.33%) Perl
1 2 (13.33%) Ruby
2 1 (6.67%) Korn
2 1 (6.67%) Scala
Qualifications
1 2 (13.33%) CCENT
1 2 (13.33%) CCNA
1 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) FortiGate
1 2 (13.33%) Puppet
1 2 (13.33%) WhatsUp Gold
1 2 (13.33%) WMI
2 1 (6.67%) CiscoWorks
2 1 (6.67%) Graphite
2 1 (6.67%) Nagios
2 1 (6.67%) OpenView
2 1 (6.67%) Opsview
Vendors
1 10 (66.67%) Avaya
1 10 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 9 (60.00%) Fortinet
2 9 (60.00%) SolarWinds
3 2 (13.33%) Progress
4 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
4 1 (6.67%) F5
4 1 (6.67%) HP
4 1 (6.67%) Nokia