The first table below looks at the demand for Cisco Certification in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Certification over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications for the Scotland region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco Certification
Rank 125 125 134
Rank change year-on-year
0 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 43 35 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 1.19% 1.08% 0.83%
As % of the Qualifications category 5.11% 3.92% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 31 30 22
Average salary £36,895 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.18% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,850 £31,050
10% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £43,250 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.52% +6.25%
Qualifications Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
841 893 1010
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 23.27% 27.59% 32.41%
Number of salaries quoted 545 526 669
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £57,200
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Certification Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Certification Salary Trend in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Certification across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014.

Cisco Certification Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Certification within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 August 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Aberdeen +10 12 £40,000 -5.88%
Glasgow -1 10 £36,500 +5.79% 1
Edinburgh -8 9 £30,000 -14.28%
Fife - 5 £32,500 - 1
Dundee 0 2 £32,250 -24.11%
South Lanarkshire - 2 £52,500 -
North Lanarkshire -2 1 - -
Argyll and Bute - 1 £53,000 -
Cisco Certification
UK

Cisco Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 85 (89.47%) Cisco
2 59 (62.11%) CCNA
3 52 (54.74%) WAN
4 43 (45.26%) CCNP
5 41 (43.16%) BGP
6 37 (38.95%) VPN
7 36 (37.89%) Firewall
8 34 (35.79%) OSPF
9 33 (34.74%) Windows
10 30 (31.58%) LAN
11 28 (29.47%) MPLS
12 26 (27.37%) TCP/IP
13 23 (24.21%) Cisco ASA
14 21 (22.11%) ITIL
14 21 (22.11%) Juniper
15 20 (21.05%) ADSL
15 20 (21.05%) Service Delivery
16 18 (18.95%) SNMP
16 18 (18.95%) Ethernet
16 18 (18.95%) SHDSL
17 16 (16.84%) Internet
18 15 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
19 13 (13.68%) CCIE
20 12 (12.63%) CHAP
20 12 (12.63%) L2TP
20 12 (12.63%) PPP
21 11 (11.58%) VoIP
21 11 (11.58%) Linux
21 11 (11.58%) Project Management
21 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification

Cisco Certification
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 4 (4.21%) MS Exchange
1 4 (4.21%) Lync
2 2 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (1.05%) IIS
3 1 (1.05%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (9.47%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (1.05%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.05%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 52 (54.74%) WAN
2 41 (43.16%) BGP
3 37 (38.95%) VPN
4 36 (37.89%) Firewall
5 34 (35.79%) OSPF
6 30 (31.58%) LAN
7 28 (29.47%) MPLS
8 26 (27.37%) TCP/IP
9 23 (24.21%) Cisco ASA
10 20 (21.05%) ADSL
11 18 (18.95%) SNMP
11 18 (18.95%) Ethernet
11 18 (18.95%) SHDSL
12 16 (16.84%) Internet
13 15 (15.79%) Wi-Fi
14 12 (12.63%) CHAP
14 12 (12.63%) L2TP
14 12 (12.63%) PPP
15 11 (11.58%) VoIP
15 11 (11.58%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (1.05%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 4 (4.21%) Games
3 1 (1.05%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.05%) Local Government
3 1 (1.05%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 39 (41.05%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.89%) Cisco Engineer
3 14 (14.74%) Field Engineer
3 14 (14.74%) Senior Network Engineer
4 13 (13.68%) Analyst
5 10 (10.53%) Network Analyst
5 10 (10.53%) Senior Analyst
5 10 (10.53%) Senior Network Analyst
6 9 (9.47%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Cisco Network Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Cisco Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Cisco Network Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Senior Cisco Analyst
7 8 (8.42%) Network Manager
7 8 (8.42%) Architect
8 7 (7.37%) Technical Architect
8 7 (7.37%) Technical Support
8 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (5.26%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 4 (4.21%) Management Information System
2 1 (1.05%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (1.05%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.05%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 33 (34.74%) Windows
2 11 (11.58%) Linux
3 9 (9.47%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (8.42%) Windows XP
5 4 (4.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.16%) UNIX
7 2 (2.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.05%) CentOS
8 1 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (22.11%) ITIL
2 20 (21.05%) Service Delivery
3 11 (11.58%) Project Management
4 6 (6.32%) Performance Management
5 5 (5.26%) Network Monitoring
6 3 (3.16%) Problem Management
6 3 (3.16%) Information Assurance
6 3 (3.16%) Mobile Device Management
6 3 (3.16%) Information Security
6 3 (3.16%) PRINCE2
7 2 (2.11%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.11%) Service Management
7 2 (2.11%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (2.11%) Continuous Improvement
7 2 (2.11%) Load Balancing
8 1 (1.05%) Workforce Management Optimization
8 1 (1.05%) Software Engineering
8 1 (1.05%) ITIL V2
8 1 (1.05%) Quality Management
8 1 (1.05%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.05%) SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (62.11%) CCNA
2 43 (45.26%) CCNP
3 13 (13.68%) CCIE
4 11 (11.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 8 (8.42%) MCSE
6 7 (7.37%) Degree
7 5 (5.26%) JNCIA
7 5 (5.26%) MCSA
8 3 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (2.11%) HND
9 2 (2.11%) SC Cleared
9 2 (2.11%) Security Cleared
9 2 (2.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (2.11%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.05%) MCDST
10 1 (1.05%) MCITP
10 1 (1.05%) JNCIS
10 1 (1.05%) Network+ Certification
10 1 (1.05%) CISM
10 1 (1.05%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.21%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (11.58%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (2.11%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.05%) vSphere
4 1 (1.05%) XenApp
4 1 (1.05%) VirtualBox
4 1 (1.05%) KVM
4 1 (1.05%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.21%) SolarWinds Orion
2 1 (1.05%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.05%) Backup Exec
2 1 (1.05%) Nagios
Vendors
1 85 (89.47%) Cisco
2 21 (22.11%) Juniper
3 10 (10.53%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.53%) CheckPoint
4 8 (8.42%) VMware
5 7 (7.37%) SolarWinds
6 2 (2.11%) BMC
6 2 (2.11%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.11%) HP
6 2 (2.11%) Nortel
6 2 (2.11%) Mitel
6 2 (2.11%) Blue Coat
6 2 (2.11%) Twitter
7 1 (1.05%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.05%) F5
7 1 (1.05%) Verint
7 1 (1.05%) Sophos
7 1 (1.05%) Citrix
7 1 (1.05%) Apple
7 1 (1.05%) Avaya
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