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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco
Rank 60 64 97
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 93 120 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.69% 3.59% 2.38%
As % of the Vendors category 8.24% 8.79% 5.60%
Number of salaries quoted 54 82 58
Median salary £35,000 £42,233 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-17.12% +5.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £22,500 £26,600
10% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £55,000 £52,900
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
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
1128 1365 1517
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.82% 40.88% 42.50%
Number of salaries quoted 693 880 899
Median salary £40,000 £40,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.23% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,950
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 28 September 2016.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cisco
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +20 55 £34,169 -2.37% 3
Glasgow +10 24 £46,250 +3.35% 4
Stirling +7 7 £33,000 -40.00%
Fife 0 2 £25,000 -5.66%
West Lothian -5 2 £35,000 +55.55% 1
Lanarkshire - 1 £45,000 -
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UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 121 (55.25%) Firewall
2 103 (47.03%) Cisco Certification
3 73 (33.33%) WAN
4 72 (32.88%) CCNP
4 72 (32.88%) Data Centre
5 69 (31.51%) Windows
5 69 (31.51%) LAN
6 64 (29.22%) VMware
7 61 (27.85%) CCNA
8 58 (26.48%) Wireless
8 58 (26.48%) CheckPoint
8 58 (26.48%) VMware Infrastructure
9 50 (22.83%) DNS
10 49 (22.37%) TCP/IP
11 47 (21.46%) Microsoft
12 46 (21.00%) Windows Server
13 45 (20.55%) Active Directory
14 44 (20.09%) Finance
15 40 (18.26%) Network Design
15 40 (18.26%) Fortinet
16 39 (17.81%) DHCP
17 38 (17.35%) OSPF
17 38 (17.35%) BGP
18 35 (15.98%) MPLS
18 35 (15.98%) Juniper
18 35 (15.98%) Linux
19 33 (15.07%) Network Security
20 32 (14.61%) F5
20 32 (14.61%) EIGRP
21 31 (14.16%) ITIL

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 28 (12.79%) MS Exchange
2 14 (6.39%) Exchange Server 2010
3 7 (3.20%) SharePoint
4 6 (2.74%) IIS
5 4 (1.83%) Exchange Server 2013
6 3 (1.37%) Skype for Business
7 2 (0.91%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (0.91%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.46%) OpenStack
Applications
1 25 (11.42%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.28%) MS Office
3 3 (1.37%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.02%) Office 365
2 10 (4.57%) IaaS
3 8 (3.65%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (2.28%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (2.28%) SaaS
5 3 (1.37%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
6 1 (0.46%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.46%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 121 (55.25%) Firewall
2 73 (33.33%) WAN
3 69 (31.51%) LAN
4 58 (26.48%) Wireless
5 50 (22.83%) DNS
6 49 (22.37%) TCP/IP
7 39 (17.81%) DHCP
8 38 (17.35%) BGP
8 38 (17.35%) OSPF
9 35 (15.98%) MPLS
10 33 (15.07%) Network Security
11 32 (14.61%) EIGRP
12 28 (12.79%) VPN
13 26 (11.87%) VoIP
14 23 (10.50%) Cisco IOS
15 22 (10.05%) DMVPN
15 22 (10.05%) SAN
15 22 (10.05%) SNA
16 12 (5.48%) Cisco ASA
17 11 (5.02%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.83%) Oracle Reports
2 3 (1.37%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.46%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.46%) MySQL
3 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (0.46%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.46%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 44 (20.09%) Finance
2 15 (6.85%) Pharmaceutical
3 13 (5.94%) Retail
4 11 (5.02%) Telecoms
5 6 (2.74%) Banking
6 5 (2.28%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.83%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.91%) Local Government
9 1 (0.46%) Advertising
9 1 (0.46%) Games
Job Titles
1 45 (20.55%) Consultant
2 36 (16.44%) Network Consultant
3 30 (13.70%) Network Engineer
4 23 (10.50%) Administrator
5 22 (10.05%) Data Consultant
6 21 (9.59%) Analyst
6 21 (9.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 20 (9.13%) Support Engineer
8 16 (7.31%) Systems Administrator
9 14 (6.39%) Security Engineer
10 12 (5.48%) Network Security Consultant
10 12 (5.48%) Security Consultant
11 11 (5.02%) Senior Network Engineer
12 9 (4.11%) Architect
12 9 (4.11%) VMware Engineer
13 8 (3.65%) Cisco Engineer
13 8 (3.65%) Network Architect
13 8 (3.65%) Network Manager
14 7 (3.20%) Field Support Engineer
14 7 (3.20%) Network Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.37%) JSON
1 3 (1.37%) REST
1 3 (1.37%) SOAP
1 3 (1.37%) XML
2 2 (0.91%) Web Services
3 1 (0.46%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 72 (32.88%) Data Centre
2 24 (10.96%) Analytical Skills
3 12 (5.48%) Private Cloud
4 11 (5.02%) EMC VNX
5 10 (4.57%) Driving Licence
6 9 (4.11%) Computer Science
7 7 (3.20%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (2.28%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.37%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.37%) Clustering
9 3 (1.37%) Virtual Team
10 2 (0.91%) iPhone
10 2 (0.91%) LIMS
10 2 (0.91%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.46%) CCTV
11 1 (0.46%) FMCG
11 1 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
11 1 (0.46%) Symmetrix DMX
Operating Systems
1 69 (31.51%) Windows
2 46 (21.00%) Windows Server
3 35 (15.98%) Linux
4 30 (13.70%) Windows Server 2012
5 26 (11.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 9 (4.11%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (3.20%) Unix
7 7 (3.20%) Windows XP
8 6 (2.74%) Windows 7
8 6 (2.74%) Windows 8
9 4 (1.83%) OpenVMS
9 4 (1.83%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.91%) Solaris
10 2 (0.91%) Ubuntu
10 2 (0.91%) Windows Phone
10 2 (0.91%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.46%) AIX
11 1 (0.46%) CentOS
11 1 (0.46%) Debian
11 1 (0.46%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (18.26%) Network Design
2 31 (14.16%) ITIL
3 24 (10.96%) High Availability
4 18 (8.22%) DevOps
5 17 (7.76%) Service Delivery
6 16 (7.31%) Load Balancing
7 15 (6.85%) Disaster Recovery
8 14 (6.39%) Agile Software Development
9 13 (5.94%) Capacity Planning
10 10 (4.57%) Network Management
10 10 (4.57%) Presales
11 9 (4.11%) Mentoring
12 8 (3.65%) Change Management
12 8 (3.65%) Process Management
13 7 (3.20%) Performance Monitoring
13 7 (3.20%) Performance Tuning
13 7 (3.20%) PRINCE2
14 6 (2.74%) Anomaly Detection
14 6 (2.74%) Asset Management
14 6 (2.74%) People Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.22%) SQL
2 11 (5.02%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.28%) Python
4 3 (1.37%) Perl
4 3 (1.37%) Ruby
5 1 (0.46%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 103 (47.03%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (32.88%) CCNP
3 61 (27.85%) CCNA
4 29 (13.24%) CCIE
5 17 (7.76%) Degree
6 15 (6.85%) CCSE
7 14 (6.39%) CCSA
7 14 (6.39%) Microsoft Certification
8 12 (5.48%) CCSP
9 9 (4.11%) MCP
9 9 (4.11%) MCSA
10 7 (3.20%) MCSE
11 6 (2.74%) CCENT
12 5 (2.28%) A+ Certification
13 4 (1.83%) JNCIA
13 4 (1.83%) JNCIE
14 3 (1.37%) CCDP
15 2 (0.91%) CCDA
15 2 (0.91%) HND
15 2 (0.91%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (6.85%) SLA
2 1 (0.46%) COBIT
2 1 (0.46%) COSHH
2 1 (0.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.46%) ISO22301
2 1 (0.46%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 58 (26.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (20.55%) Active Directory
3 27 (12.33%) Hyper-V
4 16 (7.31%) vSphere
5 13 (5.94%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (1.83%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (1.37%) Virtual Machines
7 3 (1.37%) XenApp
8 1 (0.46%) Firmware
8 1 (0.46%) Terminal Server
8 1 (0.46%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.46%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.46%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (5.48%) FortiGate
2 8 (3.65%) Cisco Prime
3 7 (3.20%) SCCM
4 6 (2.74%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (2.74%) Puppet
4 6 (2.74%) SCOM
5 5 (2.28%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (1.83%) SolarWinds Orion
7 3 (1.37%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.37%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 3 (1.37%) vRealize
8 2 (0.91%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (0.91%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.46%) Ansible
9 1 (0.46%) cPanel
9 1 (0.46%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.46%) Iperf
9 1 (0.46%) Microsoft Clustering
9 1 (0.46%) PowerCLI
9 1 (0.46%) WSUS
Vendors
1 64 (29.22%) VMware
2 58 (26.48%) CheckPoint
3 47 (21.46%) Microsoft
4 40 (18.26%) Fortinet
5 35 (15.98%) Juniper
6 32 (14.61%) F5
7 28 (12.79%) HP
8 23 (10.50%) EMC
9 12 (5.48%) Splunk
10 11 (5.02%) NetApp
11 10 (4.57%) Avaya
11 10 (4.57%) Dell
12 9 (4.11%) Blue Coat
13 8 (3.65%) Nimsoft
14 7 (3.20%) Citrix
15 6 (2.74%) Symantec
16 5 (2.28%) 3Com
16 5 (2.28%) Draytek
16 5 (2.28%) SolarWinds
16 5 (2.28%) ZyXEL
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