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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 72 90 57
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -33
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 100 86 119
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.14% 2.31% 3.69%
As % of the Vendors category 7.50% 5.52% 7.61%
Number of salaries quoted 67 63 91
Average salary £42,500 £35,947 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.22% -15.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £49,850 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
1334 1559 1563
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.84% 41.93% 48.51%
Number of salaries quoted 901 1034 1058
Average salary £44,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+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 3 July 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 3 July 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
Glasgow +22 36 £51,250 +28.12% 2
Edinburgh +7 31 £40,000 +33.33% 3
West Lothian - 10 £70,000 -
West Dunbartonshire - 5 £45,000 -
Aberdeen +14 4 £41,000 +2.50% 1
Fife +9 4 £28,000 -13.84%
North Lanarkshire +1 3 £41,250 +26.92%
Highlands - 3 £42,500 -
Stirling -4 2 £57,500 +15.00%
Argyll and Bute -2 1 £47,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 92 (48.17%) Firewall
2 87 (45.55%) Windows
3 86 (45.03%) Cisco Certification
4 85 (44.50%) WAN
5 74 (38.74%) LAN
6 72 (37.70%) CCNA
7 66 (34.55%) Microsoft
8 64 (33.51%) VMware
9 59 (30.89%) Active Directory
10 56 (29.32%) MS Exchange
10 56 (29.32%) CheckPoint
11 48 (25.13%) VPN
11 48 (25.13%) Windows Server 2008
12 45 (23.56%) SAN
13 44 (23.04%) CCNP
13 44 (23.04%) VMware Infrastructure
14 43 (22.51%) ITIL
15 42 (21.99%) DHCP
16 41 (21.47%) DNS
16 41 (21.47%) MS Excel
17 40 (20.94%) MPLS
18 37 (19.37%) HP
19 36 (18.85%) Cisco ASA
20 35 (18.32%) Windows Server 2012
21 32 (16.75%) Wireless
22 30 (15.71%) Windows Server 2003
23 28 (14.66%) Citrix
23 28 (14.66%) TCP/IP
23 28 (14.66%) Network Security
24 27 (14.14%) vSphere

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 56 (29.32%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (10.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 18 (9.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 16 (8.38%) SharePoint
6 14 (7.33%) Exchange Server 2003
7 9 (4.71%) Apache
8 6 (3.14%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (3.14%) Lync
9 4 (2.09%) Tomcat
10 3 (1.57%) IIS
11 2 (1.05%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.05%) WorkSite
12 1 (0.52%) nginx
12 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
12 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 41 (21.47%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.14%) MS Office
3 5 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.62%) Google Apps
2 4 (2.09%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.05%) SaaS
3 2 (1.05%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (1.05%) Office 365
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 92 (48.17%) Firewall
2 85 (44.50%) WAN
3 74 (38.74%) LAN
4 48 (25.13%) VPN
5 45 (23.56%) SAN
6 42 (21.99%) DHCP
7 41 (21.47%) DNS
8 40 (20.94%) MPLS
9 36 (18.85%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (16.75%) Wireless
11 28 (14.66%) Network Security
11 28 (14.66%) TCP/IP
12 27 (14.14%) VoIP
13 20 (10.47%) OSPF
13 20 (10.47%) Cisco IOS
14 18 (9.42%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
14 18 (9.42%) Internet
14 18 (9.42%) WLAN
14 18 (9.42%) SSL
15 17 (8.90%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.38%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.66%) MySQL
3 3 (1.57%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Subversion
1 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (14.14%) Finance
2 14 (7.33%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.81%) Back Office
3 13 (6.81%) Banking
3 13 (6.81%) Retail
4 5 (2.62%) Manufacturing
4 5 (2.62%) Publishing
5 4 (2.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.09%) Law
6 3 (1.57%) Games
7 2 (1.05%) Aerospace
7 2 (1.05%) Local Government
8 1 (0.52%) Marketing
8 1 (0.52%) German Language
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 47 (24.61%) Network Engineer
2 36 (18.85%) Analyst
3 18 (9.42%) Team Leader
4 16 (8.38%) Network Analyst
5 15 (7.85%) Administrator
6 12 (6.28%) Network Security Engineer
6 12 (6.28%) Security Engineer
7 10 (5.24%) Firewall Administrator
8 9 (4.71%) Operations Team Leader
8 9 (4.71%) Network Support
8 9 (4.71%) Security Analyst
9 8 (4.19%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (4.19%) Support Analyst
9 8 (4.19%) Network Security Analyst
10 7 (3.66%) Systems Engineer
10 7 (3.66%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (3.14%) Systems Analyst
11 6 (3.14%) Architect
11 6 (3.14%) Support Engineer
12 5 (2.62%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.09%) XML
1 4 (2.09%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.52%) Ruby on Rails
2 1 (0.52%) COM
2 1 (0.52%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 20 (10.47%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (7.33%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.81%) Computer Science
4 12 (6.28%) HP StoreVirtual
5 11 (5.76%) Online Banking
6 9 (4.71%) Replication
7 7 (3.66%) Blackberry
8 5 (2.62%) Management Information System
9 4 (2.09%) Visualisation
9 4 (2.09%) Clustering
9 4 (2.09%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.57%) iPhone
10 3 (1.57%) Kindle
10 3 (1.57%) Digital Media
11 2 (1.05%) iPad
11 2 (1.05%) PKI
11 2 (1.05%) EMC VNX
12 1 (0.52%) Streaming Media
12 1 (0.52%) PDA
12 1 (0.52%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 87 (45.55%) Windows
2 48 (25.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 35 (18.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 30 (15.71%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (14.14%) Linux
6 22 (11.52%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.71%) Data ONTAP
8 8 (4.19%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.66%) Mac OS
10 6 (3.14%) Windows 8
11 5 (2.62%) Android
12 4 (2.09%) UNIX
13 2 (1.05%) CentOS
13 2 (1.05%) Ubuntu
13 2 (1.05%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.52%) Debian
14 1 (0.52%) Solaris
14 1 (0.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.51%) ITIL
2 25 (13.09%) Mentoring
3 19 (9.95%) Network Monitoring
4 16 (8.38%) PRINCE2
5 15 (7.85%) Service Delivery
5 15 (7.85%) Change Management
5 15 (7.85%) Network Management
6 11 (5.76%) Network Design
6 11 (5.76%) Incident Management
7 10 (5.24%) Disaster Recovery
8 9 (4.71%) SIEM
9 8 (4.19%) Open Source
10 7 (3.66%) Asset Management
10 7 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (3.14%) Network Architecture
11 6 (3.14%) Problem Management
12 5 (2.62%) Load Balancing
12 5 (2.62%) Performance Management
12 5 (2.62%) Data Management
12 5 (2.62%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.28%) SQL
2 6 (3.14%) Python
2 6 (3.14%) PowerShell
2 6 (3.14%) Bash Shell
3 2 (1.05%) PHP
3 2 (1.05%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.05%) Lua
4 1 (0.52%) Ruby
4 1 (0.52%) Perl
Qualifications
1 86 (45.03%) Cisco Certification
2 72 (37.70%) CCNA
3 44 (23.04%) CCNP
4 24 (12.57%) Degree
5 14 (7.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 13 (6.81%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 12 (6.28%) MCSE
8 11 (5.76%) CCSA
8 11 (5.76%) CCSE
9 8 (4.19%) SC Cleared
9 8 (4.19%) Security Cleared
10 6 (3.14%) HND
11 5 (2.62%) MCSA
11 5 (2.62%) NCDA
11 5 (2.62%) CISSP
11 5 (2.62%) SSCP
11 5 (2.62%) GIAC
11 5 (2.62%) CEH
12 4 (2.09%) MOS
12 4 (2.09%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.28%) SLA
2 5 (2.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (1.57%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.52%) QA
4 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 59 (30.89%) Active Directory
2 44 (23.04%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (14.14%) vSphere
4 17 (8.90%) XenApp
5 11 (5.76%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.62%) NFS
7 4 (2.09%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.57%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.05%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.52%) Samba
10 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.52%) pfSense
10 1 (0.52%) iptables
Systems Management
1 25 (13.09%) SCCM
2 18 (9.42%) SCOM
3 14 (7.33%) CiscoWorks
4 13 (6.81%) SCVMM
5 5 (2.62%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.09%) SnapMirror
6 4 (2.09%) SnapVault
6 4 (2.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.09%) Nagios
7 2 (1.05%) WSUS
8 1 (0.52%) OPNET
8 1 (0.52%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.52%) Cacti
8 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
8 1 (0.52%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.52%) Puppet
8 1 (0.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.52%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 66 (34.55%) Microsoft
2 64 (33.51%) VMware
3 56 (29.32%) CheckPoint
4 37 (19.37%) HP
5 28 (14.66%) Citrix
6 27 (14.14%) Juniper
7 26 (13.61%) F5
8 23 (12.04%) SolarWinds
9 17 (8.90%) Fortinet
10 15 (7.85%) Mitel
10 15 (7.85%) McAfee
10 15 (7.85%) Avaya
10 15 (7.85%) Oracle
11 14 (7.33%) EMC
12 13 (6.81%) Riverbed
13 12 (6.28%) NetApp
14 10 (5.24%) SonicWALL
15 8 (4.19%) Red Hat
16 7 (3.66%) Dell
16 7 (3.66%) Symantec
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