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 31 August 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
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 78 80 61
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -19
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 99 90 109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.97% 2.43% 3.59%
As % of the Vendors category 7.27% 5.62% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 66 62 80
Average salary £42,366 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.91% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £47,500
UK excluding London average 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
1361 1602 1477
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.82% 43.31% 48.63%
Number of salaries quoted 883 977 979
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £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 31 August 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 31 August 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 -3 39 £35,000 +0.71% 3
Glasgow -5 17 £37,500 -6.25% 11
West Lothian +10 13 £22,500 - 2
Stirling +13 9 £55,000 +43.79%
Aberdeen +5 9 £38,500 -3.75%
West Dunbartonshire - 7 £45,000 -
Fife +1 3 £28,000 -13.84% 1
Dundee -11 2 £36,866 -13.25% 2
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 93 (48.95%) Cisco Certification
1 93 (48.95%) Firewall
2 80 (42.11%) WAN
3 74 (38.95%) CCNA
4 68 (35.79%) Windows
5 67 (35.26%) LAN
6 66 (34.74%) CheckPoint
7 62 (32.63%) Microsoft
8 57 (30.00%) VMware
9 53 (27.89%) VPN
10 47 (24.74%) Active Directory
11 44 (23.16%) CCNP
11 44 (23.16%) Finance
12 42 (22.11%) MS Exchange
13 40 (21.05%) SAN
13 40 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
14 39 (20.53%) ITIL
15 38 (20.00%) DHCP
15 38 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
16 36 (18.95%) Linux
17 33 (17.37%) DNS
18 32 (16.84%) TCP/IP
19 31 (16.32%) MPLS
19 31 (16.32%) Data Centre
20 30 (15.79%) F5
21 29 (15.26%) Windows Server 2008
21 29 (15.26%) MS Excel
22 28 (14.74%) HP
23 27 (14.21%) Wireless
24 26 (13.68%) Degree

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 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 42 (22.11%) MS Exchange
2 18 (9.47%) Apache
3 17 (8.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 16 (8.42%) SharePoint
5 15 (7.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 14 (7.37%) Tomcat
6 14 (7.37%) Exchange Server 2007
7 13 (6.84%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 7 (3.68%) Lync
9 5 (2.63%) SharePoint Server
10 2 (1.05%) IIS
10 2 (1.05%) WorkSite
10 2 (1.05%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.53%) Drupal
11 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
11 1 (0.53%) JBoss
11 1 (0.53%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 29 (15.26%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.63%) MS Office
3 4 (2.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (1.05%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.11%) Office 365
2 2 (1.05%) SaaS
3 1 (0.53%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 93 (48.95%) Firewall
2 80 (42.11%) WAN
3 67 (35.26%) LAN
4 53 (27.89%) VPN
5 40 (21.05%) SAN
5 40 (21.05%) Cisco ASA
6 38 (20.00%) DHCP
7 33 (17.37%) DNS
8 32 (16.84%) TCP/IP
9 31 (16.32%) MPLS
10 27 (14.21%) Wireless
11 24 (12.63%) Network Security
12 23 (12.11%) SSL
13 22 (11.58%) Cisco IOS
14 19 (10.00%) IPsec
14 19 (10.00%) VoIP
15 18 (9.47%) Internet
15 18 (9.47%) BGP
16 16 (8.42%) EIGRP
16 16 (8.42%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (8.42%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.79%) MySQL
3 1 (0.53%) Big Data
3 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.53%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (0.53%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.53%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.53%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (3.68%) Jenkins
2 6 (3.16%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.53%) JIRA
3 1 (0.53%) Hudson
3 1 (0.53%) Trac
General
1 44 (23.16%) Finance
2 19 (10.00%) Retail
3 16 (8.42%) Banking
4 15 (7.89%) Back Office
5 12 (6.32%) Telecoms
6 8 (4.21%) Games
6 8 (4.21%) Multimedia
7 7 (3.68%) Manufacturing
8 4 (2.11%) Electronics
8 4 (2.11%) Law
8 4 (2.11%) Marketing
9 2 (1.05%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.53%) Local Government
10 1 (0.53%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 56 (29.47%) Network Engineer
2 28 (14.74%) Analyst
3 16 (8.42%) Administrator
3 16 (8.42%) Network Analyst
4 14 (7.37%) Team Leader
5 13 (6.84%) Network Support
5 13 (6.84%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (5.79%) Operations Team Leader
7 10 (5.26%) Architect
7 10 (5.26%) Firewall Administrator
8 9 (4.74%) Security Engineer
8 9 (4.74%) Network Security Engineer
9 8 (4.21%) Design Engineer
9 8 (4.21%) Security Analyst
9 8 (4.21%) Network Design Engineer
9 8 (4.21%) Network Security Analyst
10 6 (3.16%) Senior Network Engineer
10 6 (3.16%) Developer
10 6 (3.16%) Systems Analyst
10 6 (3.16%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.68%) 802.1X
2 6 (3.16%) Spring
3 2 (1.05%) XML
3 2 (1.05%) Regular Expression
4 1 (0.53%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.53%) Middleware
4 1 (0.53%) SOAP
4 1 (0.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 31 (16.32%) Data Centre
2 17 (8.95%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (8.42%) Online Banking
4 12 (6.32%) HP StoreVirtual
5 9 (4.74%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.74%) Replication
6 5 (2.63%) Private Cloud
7 4 (2.11%) SecurID
7 4 (2.11%) DTV
8 2 (1.05%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.05%) PKI
8 2 (1.05%) iPad
8 2 (1.05%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.05%) iPhone
9 1 (0.53%) Statistics
9 1 (0.53%) Informatics
9 1 (0.53%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.53%) Life Science
9 1 (0.53%) FMCG
9 1 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 68 (35.79%) Windows
2 36 (18.95%) Linux
3 29 (15.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (12.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (8.95%) Windows 7
6 15 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 13 (6.84%) Data ONTAP
8 6 (3.16%) UNIX
9 4 (2.11%) Android
10 2 (1.05%) Windows XP
10 2 (1.05%) Windows 8
10 2 (1.05%) Mac OS
11 1 (0.53%) CentOS
11 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.53%) Solaris
11 1 (0.53%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.53%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.53%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.53%) ITIL
2 21 (11.05%) Change Management
3 20 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
4 18 (9.47%) PRINCE2
5 17 (8.95%) Open Source
6 16 (8.42%) Mentoring
7 14 (7.37%) Network Design
8 11 (5.79%) Problem Management
8 11 (5.79%) Incident Management
9 9 (4.74%) Network Management
9 9 (4.74%) Project Management
9 9 (4.74%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (3.68%) Release Management
10 7 (3.68%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (3.68%) DevOps
10 7 (3.68%) Information Security
11 6 (3.16%) Stakeholder Management
11 6 (3.16%) Quality Management
11 6 (3.16%) Service Delivery
11 6 (3.16%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.42%) Bash Shell
2 9 (4.74%) PowerShell
2 9 (4.74%) Python
3 8 (4.21%) SQL
3 8 (4.21%) Java
3 8 (4.21%) Perl
4 6 (3.16%) Korn
4 6 (3.16%) Ruby
4 6 (3.16%) Scala
5 3 (1.58%) Lua
6 1 (0.53%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.53%) PHP
Qualifications
1 93 (48.95%) Cisco Certification
2 74 (38.95%) CCNA
3 44 (23.16%) CCNP
4 26 (13.68%) Degree
5 19 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
6 18 (9.47%) MCSE
7 16 (8.42%) CCSE
7 16 (8.42%) CCSA
8 13 (6.84%) SC Cleared
8 13 (6.84%) Security Cleared
8 13 (6.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (4.21%) HND
10 6 (3.16%) MCTS
11 5 (2.63%) NCDA
12 4 (2.11%) MOS
12 4 (2.11%) HNC
12 4 (2.11%) SSCP
12 4 (2.11%) CISSP
12 4 (2.11%) VTSP
12 4 (2.11%) CCENT
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.05%) SLA
1 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.53%) QA
System Software
1 47 (24.74%) Active Directory
2 38 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (11.58%) vSphere
4 18 (9.47%) XenApp
5 10 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 6 (3.16%) Docker
7 5 (2.63%) DFS Replication
8 4 (2.11%) NFS
9 2 (1.05%) UAG
9 2 (1.05%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.53%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.53%) pfSense
10 1 (0.53%) GPFS
10 1 (0.53%) iptables
Systems Management
1 25 (13.16%) SCCM
2 16 (8.42%) SCOM
3 12 (6.32%) CiscoWorks
3 12 (6.32%) SCVMM
4 9 (4.74%) Nagios
5 7 (3.68%) Puppet
6 6 (3.16%) Graphite
6 6 (3.16%) Opsview
7 4 (2.11%) Backup Exec
7 4 (2.11%) WMI
7 4 (2.11%) SnapMirror
7 4 (2.11%) SnapVault
7 4 (2.11%) FortiGate
7 4 (2.11%) WhatsUp Gold
8 2 (1.05%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.53%) WSUS
9 1 (0.53%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.53%) SCSM
9 1 (0.53%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 66 (34.74%) CheckPoint
2 62 (32.63%) Microsoft
3 57 (30.00%) VMware
4 30 (15.79%) F5
5 28 (14.74%) HP
6 21 (11.05%) Citrix
6 21 (11.05%) Juniper
7 18 (9.47%) NetApp
8 17 (8.95%) EMC
9 16 (8.42%) Oracle
10 15 (7.89%) SolarWinds
11 14 (7.37%) McAfee
12 13 (6.84%) Blue Coat
13 12 (6.32%) Mitel
13 12 (6.32%) Fortinet
14 11 (5.79%) Riverbed
14 11 (5.79%) Brocade
14 11 (5.79%) Avaya
15 9 (4.74%) SAP
16 8 (4.21%) Perforce
Fife
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £26000 - £28000 per annum + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 4 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £25000.00 - £32000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + DOE
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Career Progression
Posted: 5 days ago
Dundee, Angus
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Edinburgh
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
IBI Group (UK) Limited
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £43354.00 - £60000.00 per annum + DOE
Posted: 24 days ago
Livingston
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Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum
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Glasgow
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Salary: £25000 - £27000 per annum + car
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