The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 73 73 59
Rank change year-on-year
0 -14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 87 104 111
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.80% 2.81% 3.71%
As % of the Vendors category 6.95% 6.37% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 61 89 53
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,900 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £55,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
Cisco
UK

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

Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1251 1633 1540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.25% 44.16% 51.44%
Number of salaries quoted 768 1034 900
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Cisco
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Cisco Salary Trend in Scotland

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cisco
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 within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 27 March 2015. 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
Edinburgh +18 40 £33,250 -17.90% 8
Glasgow +15 30 £33,500 -10.66% 3
Aberdeen +14 9 £37,500 -24.24% 2
Stirling -15 3 £52,500 -4.54%
Dundee +1 1 - -
North Lanarkshire -4 1 £45,000 +9.09% 1
Renfrewshire -5 1 £37,500 +10.29% 1
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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.

1 105 (60.34%) Windows
2 81 (46.55%) Firewall
3 71 (40.80%) Microsoft
4 60 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
5 57 (32.76%) Active Directory
6 54 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
7 51 (29.31%) VMware
8 48 (27.59%) MS Excel
9 47 (27.01%) MS Exchange
10 46 (26.44%) WAN
11 43 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
12 41 (23.56%) HP
13 40 (22.99%) CCNA
13 40 (22.99%) LAN
14 39 (22.41%) ITIL
15 36 (20.69%) MPLS
16 35 (20.11%) CCNP
16 35 (20.11%) Wireless
16 35 (20.11%) VMware Infrastructure
17 34 (19.54%) Degree
17 34 (19.54%) VoIP
17 34 (19.54%) Windows Server 2003
18 33 (18.97%) Service Delivery
19 32 (18.39%) Citrix
20 31 (17.82%) Linux
21 29 (16.67%) SAN
22 24 (13.79%) SLA
22 24 (13.79%) Windows 7
22 24 (13.79%) Mentoring
23 23 (13.22%) Juniper

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 47 (27.01%) MS Exchange
2 19 (10.92%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (9.20%) Lync
4 11 (6.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 10 (5.75%) SharePoint
6 9 (5.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 8 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.87%) IIS
9 4 (2.30%) Apache
10 3 (1.72%) Lotus Domino
10 3 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
10 3 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.57%) nginx
11 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 48 (27.59%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.90%) MS Office
3 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.87%) Google Apps
2 3 (1.72%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.15%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.57%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 81 (46.55%) Firewall
2 46 (26.44%) WAN
3 40 (22.99%) LAN
4 36 (20.69%) MPLS
5 35 (20.11%) Wireless
6 34 (19.54%) VoIP
7 29 (16.67%) SAN
8 22 (12.64%) DNS
9 20 (11.49%) OSPF
9 20 (11.49%) TCP/IP
10 19 (10.92%) Cisco ASA
11 18 (10.34%) VPN
12 17 (9.77%) DHCP
12 17 (9.77%) Intrusion Detection
13 15 (8.62%) Ethernet
14 13 (7.47%) BGP
15 12 (6.90%) Network Security
16 10 (5.75%) IP Telephony
17 9 (5.17%) Cisco Nexus
18 8 (4.60%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (5.17%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.15%) MySQL
3 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.57%) Big Data
4 1 (0.57%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.15%) MSI
2 1 (0.57%) Subversion
2 1 (0.57%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (12.64%) Finance
2 12 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 5 (2.87%) Publishing
3 5 (2.87%) Banking
3 5 (2.87%) Retail
4 4 (2.30%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.15%) Automotive
6 2 (1.15%) Billing
6 2 (1.15%) Local Government
6 2 (1.15%) German Language
7 1 (0.57%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.57%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.57%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.57%) Thai Language
7 1 (0.57%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.57%) French Language
7 1 (0.57%) Law
7 1 (0.57%) Back Office
7 1 (0.57%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 32 (18.39%) Analyst
2 25 (14.37%) Network Engineer
3 14 (8.05%) Support Engineer
3 14 (8.05%) Network Specialist
4 11 (6.32%) Technical Analyst
5 10 (5.75%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (5.75%) Senior Network Specialist
5 10 (5.75%) IT Support
6 9 (5.17%) Support Analyst
7 8 (4.60%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 8 (4.60%) Team Leader
8 7 (4.02%) Security Specialist
8 7 (4.02%) Architect
8 7 (4.02%) Senior Security Specialist
9 6 (3.45%) Operations Engineer
9 6 (3.45%) Consultant
9 6 (3.45%) 3rd Line Support
9 6 (3.45%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (2.87%) Administrator
11 4 (2.30%) Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (7.47%) XML
2 9 (5.17%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.15%) COM
4 1 (0.57%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.57%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.77%) Blackberry
1 17 (9.77%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.05%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.90%) Management Information System
4 9 (5.17%) Visualisation
4 9 (5.17%) Open Source
5 7 (4.02%) Kindle
6 3 (1.72%) Digital Media
6 3 (1.72%) iPhone
6 3 (1.72%) Fat Client
6 3 (1.72%) Thin Client
6 3 (1.72%) Clustering
6 3 (1.72%) PKI
7 2 (1.15%) PDA
7 2 (1.15%) Online Banking
7 2 (1.15%) iPad
8 1 (0.57%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.57%) Augmented Reality
8 1 (0.57%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.57%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 105 (60.34%) Windows
2 60 (34.48%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (24.71%) Windows Server 2012
4 34 (19.54%) Windows Server 2003
5 31 (17.82%) Linux
6 24 (13.79%) Windows 7
7 10 (5.75%) Windows XP
8 7 (4.02%) Mac OS
9 6 (3.45%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.87%) Android
10 5 (2.87%) Mac OS X
11 4 (2.30%) UNIX
12 3 (1.72%) CentOS
12 3 (1.72%) Windows Phone
13 2 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.15%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (1.15%) Windows 2000 Server
13 2 (1.15%) Solaris
14 1 (0.57%) AIX
14 1 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (22.41%) ITIL
2 33 (18.97%) Service Delivery
3 24 (13.79%) Mentoring
4 22 (12.64%) Network Design
5 19 (10.92%) Network Management
6 14 (8.05%) SIEM
7 13 (7.47%) Change Management
8 11 (6.32%) Asset Management
9 10 (5.75%) Analytics
10 8 (4.60%) Migration
11 7 (4.02%) Capacity Planning
11 7 (4.02%) Network Monitoring
12 6 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
12 6 (3.45%) Project Management
12 6 (3.45%) CRM
13 5 (2.87%) Information Security
14 4 (2.30%) Incident Management
14 4 (2.30%) Load Balancing
14 4 (2.30%) PRINCE2
14 4 (2.30%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (8.05%) SQL
2 9 (5.17%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.45%) Perl
3 6 (3.45%) PHP
4 3 (1.72%) Python
5 2 (1.15%) Shell Script
5 2 (1.15%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.57%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 54 (31.03%) Cisco Certification
2 40 (22.99%) CCNA
3 35 (20.11%) CCNP
4 34 (19.54%) Degree
5 12 (6.90%) CEH
5 12 (6.90%) CISSP
5 12 (6.90%) SSCP
6 11 (6.32%) GIAC
7 7 (4.02%) Microsoft Certification
8 6 (3.45%) MCSA
9 5 (2.87%) CCIE
9 5 (2.87%) MCSE
10 4 (2.30%) CCDP
10 4 (2.30%) CWNA
11 3 (1.72%) HND
12 2 (1.15%) MCP
12 2 (1.15%) CCSA
12 2 (1.15%) CCSE
12 2 (1.15%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 2 (1.15%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (13.79%) SLA
2 8 (4.60%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.30%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.57%) QA
4 1 (0.57%) Data Quality
System Software
1 57 (32.76%) Active Directory
2 35 (20.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (9.77%) vSphere
4 13 (7.47%) Hyper-V
5 7 (4.02%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.87%) XenApp
7 4 (2.30%) XenDesktop
7 4 (2.30%) Firmware
8 3 (1.72%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.15%) VMware ESX
9 2 (1.15%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.57%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.57%) Samba
10 1 (0.57%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (9.77%) SCCM
2 12 (6.90%) SCOM
3 4 (2.30%) Nagios
3 4 (2.30%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 2 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.15%) CiscoWorks
4 2 (1.15%) SCVMM
4 2 (1.15%) Cacti
4 2 (1.15%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.57%) Puppet
5 1 (0.57%) Legato
5 1 (0.57%) OPNET
5 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.57%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 1 (0.57%) OpenAM
5 1 (0.57%) WSUS
5 1 (0.57%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 71 (40.80%) Microsoft
2 51 (29.31%) VMware
3 41 (23.56%) HP
4 32 (18.39%) Citrix
5 23 (13.22%) Juniper
6 21 (12.07%) SonicWALL
7 19 (10.92%) CheckPoint
7 19 (10.92%) Dell
8 16 (9.20%) Red Hat
9 15 (8.62%) SolarWinds
10 11 (6.32%) EMC
11 9 (5.17%) Avaya
11 9 (5.17%) NetApp
12 8 (4.60%) Symantec
12 8 (4.60%) Fortinet
12 8 (4.60%) F5
13 6 (3.45%) Mitel
14 5 (2.87%) Altiris
15 4 (2.30%) ProCurve
15 4 (2.30%) Veeam
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Net Talent
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