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 2 October 2014 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
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 87 64 73
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 84 107 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.34% 3.44% 3.10%
As % of the Vendors category 5.42% 7.26% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 58 72 79
Average salary £41,250 £35,750 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,550 £29,075 £27,900
10% offered a salary of more than £52,950 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1550 1474 1560
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.18% 47.46% 49.27%
Number of salaries quoted 917 953 1037
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,550 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,200 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%

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 2 October 2014.

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 2 October 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
Edinburgh +2 43 £45,000 +38.46% 6
Glasgow -24 20 £44,250 +24.64% 2
Aberdeen -5 6 £35,000 -12.50% 4
Dundee +12 5 £42,500 +3.67%
Stirling -20 4 £38,250 -4.37%
West Lothian +2 2 £19,000 -41.53%
Fife +1 2 £41,250 +47.32% 1
Renfrewshire - 2 £31,000 - 1
North Lanarkshire +2 1 £35,000 +17.15%
Argyll and Bute +1 1 £53,000 -
Aberdeenshire 0 1 £40,000 +17.64%
East Ayrshire - 1 £32,500 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 91 (53.53%) Windows
2 69 (40.59%) VMware
3 66 (38.82%) Microsoft
4 63 (37.06%) Firewall
5 62 (36.47%) Cisco Certification
6 53 (31.18%) WAN
7 47 (27.65%) VMware Infrastructure
8 44 (25.88%) LAN
9 42 (24.71%) Active Directory
10 41 (24.12%) ITIL
10 41 (24.12%) MS Exchange
11 39 (22.94%) Linux
12 37 (21.76%) CCNA
13 34 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
14 33 (19.41%) VPN
15 31 (18.24%) Juniper
16 30 (17.65%) CCNP
17 29 (17.06%) Hyper-V
18 27 (15.88%) MS Excel
18 27 (15.88%) SQL Server
18 27 (15.88%) SAN
18 27 (15.88%) Windows Server 2003
19 26 (15.29%) VoIP
19 26 (15.29%) Finance
20 25 (14.71%) HP
21 23 (13.53%) Blackberry
21 23 (13.53%) MPLS
22 22 (12.94%) Red Hat
22 22 (12.94%) Degree
22 22 (12.94%) Lync

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, 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 41 (24.12%) MS Exchange
2 22 (12.94%) Lync
3 20 (11.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (10.00%) IIS
5 9 (5.29%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.12%) SharePoint
7 6 (3.53%) Apache
7 6 (3.53%) Tomcat
7 6 (3.53%) BizTalk Server
7 6 (3.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (3.53%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.94%) nginx
9 2 (1.18%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.59%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.59%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.59%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 27 (15.88%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.88%) MS Office
3 2 (1.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.59%) MFGPRO
1 1 (0.59%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.59%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.76%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.76%) Office 365
2 1 (0.59%) IaaS
2 1 (0.59%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 63 (37.06%) Firewall
2 53 (31.18%) WAN
3 44 (25.88%) LAN
4 33 (19.41%) VPN
5 27 (15.88%) SAN
6 26 (15.29%) VoIP
7 23 (13.53%) MPLS
8 20 (11.76%) BGP
9 19 (11.18%) Internet
9 19 (11.18%) DNS
9 19 (11.18%) Cisco ASA
10 15 (8.82%) IPsec
11 14 (8.24%) OSPF
12 13 (7.65%) Wi-Fi
12 13 (7.65%) Ethernet
12 13 (7.65%) Network Security
13 12 (7.06%) VLAN
13 12 (7.06%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (7.06%) Wireless
14 11 (6.47%) Frame Relay
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (15.88%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (4.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.53%) MySQL
4 3 (1.76%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.59%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 26 (15.29%) Finance
2 8 (4.71%) Games
3 6 (3.53%) Law
3 6 (3.53%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.18%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.59%) Electronics
5 1 (0.59%) Billing
5 1 (0.59%) Marketing
5 1 (0.59%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 36 (21.18%) Analyst
2 31 (18.24%) Network Engineer
3 22 (12.94%) Support Engineer
4 16 (9.41%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (8.82%) Technical Engineer
6 12 (7.06%) Cisco Engineer
6 12 (7.06%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (7.06%) Consultant
6 12 (7.06%) IT Support
7 11 (6.47%) Architect
7 11 (6.47%) Project Manager
7 11 (6.47%) Network Analyst
7 11 (6.47%) Technical Support
8 10 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 10 (5.88%) Technical Support Engineer
8 10 (5.88%) Senior Network Engineer
8 10 (5.88%) Technical Manager
8 10 (5.88%) Senior Network Analyst
8 10 (5.88%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 9 (5.29%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.47%) COM
2 6 (3.53%) MSMQ
3 4 (2.35%) WAP
3 4 (2.35%) XML
3 4 (2.35%) Regular Expression
4 2 (1.18%) SOAP
5 1 (0.59%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.53%) Blackberry
2 8 (4.71%) iPad
3 7 (4.12%) Mainframe
3 7 (4.12%) Management Information System
3 7 (4.12%) Replication
4 6 (3.53%) iPhone
5 5 (2.94%) Open Source
5 5 (2.94%) CLARiiON
6 4 (2.35%) Clustering
6 4 (2.35%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.35%) Visualisation
6 4 (2.35%) Statistics
6 4 (2.35%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.76%) Augmented Reality
8 2 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.59%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.59%) PDA
9 1 (0.59%) DTV
9 1 (0.59%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.59%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 91 (53.53%) Windows
2 39 (22.94%) Linux
3 34 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (15.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (11.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (7.65%) Windows XP
7 12 (7.06%) Solaris
8 10 (5.88%) UNIX
9 9 (5.29%) Ubuntu
9 9 (5.29%) Windows 7
10 7 (4.12%) HPUX
10 7 (4.12%) Windows 2000
11 6 (3.53%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (3.53%) Windows 2000 Server
11 6 (3.53%) CentOS
11 6 (3.53%) Windows Phone
12 5 (2.94%) OpenSolaris
13 4 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 2 (1.18%) Mac OS X
15 1 (0.59%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.12%) ITIL
2 19 (11.18%) Project Management
3 15 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.24%) PRINCE2
5 12 (7.06%) Disaster Recovery
5 12 (7.06%) Line Management
6 10 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 9 (5.29%) Problem Management
8 8 (4.71%) Performance Management
9 7 (4.12%) Business Continuity
9 7 (4.12%) Network Monitoring
10 6 (3.53%) Business Continuity Planning
10 6 (3.53%) Information Security
10 6 (3.53%) Workflow
10 6 (3.53%) BCP
11 5 (2.94%) CRM
11 5 (2.94%) Quality Management
11 5 (2.94%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (2.94%) Mobile Device Management
11 5 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.76%) SQL
2 13 (7.65%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.53%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.53%) Python
4 5 (2.94%) Perl
Qualifications
1 62 (36.47%) Cisco Certification
2 37 (21.76%) CCNA
3 30 (17.65%) CCNP
4 22 (12.94%) Degree
5 18 (10.59%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (6.47%) CCIE
7 9 (5.29%) MCSA
8 8 (4.71%) MCSE
8 8 (4.71%) APMP
9 7 (4.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (4.12%) CISSP
10 6 (3.53%) SSCP
10 6 (3.53%) CEH
11 5 (2.94%) MCITP
11 5 (2.94%) JNCIA
11 5 (2.94%) GIAC
11 5 (2.94%) VCAP
12 4 (2.35%) Security Cleared
13 3 (1.76%) SC Cleared
14 2 (1.18%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.47%) SLA
2 8 (4.71%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.76%) QA
4 2 (1.18%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (27.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 42 (24.71%) Active Directory
3 29 (17.06%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.82%) vSphere
5 11 (6.47%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.94%) EMC RecoverPoint
6 5 (2.94%) XenServer
7 4 (2.35%) Forefront TMG
8 3 (1.76%) XenApp
9 2 (1.18%) NFS
9 2 (1.18%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.59%) Firmware
10 1 (0.59%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.59%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.59%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 16 (9.41%) SCCM
2 8 (4.71%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.53%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.94%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (2.35%) SCOM
5 4 (2.35%) SolarWinds Orion
6 3 (1.76%) Cacti
6 3 (1.76%) Nagios
7 2 (1.18%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (1.18%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.59%) Puppet
8 1 (0.59%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.59%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.59%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 69 (40.59%) VMware
2 66 (38.82%) Microsoft
3 31 (18.24%) Juniper
4 25 (14.71%) HP
5 22 (12.94%) Red Hat
6 20 (11.76%) Citrix
7 19 (11.18%) NetApp
8 18 (10.59%) EMC
9 17 (10.00%) CheckPoint
10 14 (8.24%) Oracle
11 13 (7.65%) Avaya
12 9 (5.29%) IBM
12 9 (5.29%) Dell
12 9 (5.29%) Brocade
12 9 (5.29%) F5
13 8 (4.71%) CommVault
14 7 (4.12%) Nortel
14 7 (4.12%) Fujitsu
14 7 (4.12%) SolarWinds
15 6 (3.53%) Clearswift
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