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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 61 75 54
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -21
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 102 87 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.28% 2.64% 3.92%
As % of the Vendors category 8.36% 6.34% 8.00%
Number of salaries quoted 66 69 71
Average salary £37,500 £36,895 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.64% +5.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,750 £22,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £53,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%
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
1220 1372 1450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.27% 41.61% 49.00%
Number of salaries quoted 808 879 958
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +0.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -

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 26 January 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 26 January 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 +23 42 £36,878 +15.24% 5
Glasgow +11 22 £33,500 -3.59% 6
Aberdeen +11 15 £37,500 -11.24% 3
Stirling -9 7 £53,750 +2.38%
Renfrewshire -2 2 £38,750 +29.16%
East Ayrshire - 2 - -
Dundee +6 1 - -
Fife +6 1 £23,500 -5.63%
South Lanarkshire -2 1 £27,500 -45.00%
West Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 117 (63.59%) Windows
2 82 (44.57%) Firewall
3 78 (42.39%) Microsoft
4 69 (37.50%) VMware
5 63 (34.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 59 (32.07%) MS Exchange
7 57 (30.98%) Active Directory
7 57 (30.98%) Cisco Certification
8 49 (26.63%) VMware Infrastructure
9 45 (24.46%) Degree
9 45 (24.46%) MS Excel
10 44 (23.91%) WAN
10 44 (23.91%) HP
11 43 (23.37%) Windows Server 2012
12 41 (22.28%) CCNA
13 39 (21.20%) LAN
14 37 (20.11%) Linux
14 37 (20.11%) Windows Server 2003
15 36 (19.57%) ITIL
16 34 (18.48%) Citrix
16 34 (18.48%) VoIP
16 34 (18.48%) Service Delivery
17 33 (17.93%) SAN
17 33 (17.93%) MPLS
18 32 (17.39%) Wireless
18 32 (17.39%) Finance
19 31 (16.85%) CCNP
20 29 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2010
20 29 (15.76%) Hyper-V
21 27 (14.67%) Juniper

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 59 (32.07%) MS Exchange
2 29 (15.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (13.04%) Lync
4 14 (7.61%) IIS
5 10 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.80%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.26%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (2.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 4 (2.17%) SharePoint
10 3 (1.63%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (1.63%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (1.09%) Lotus Domino
11 2 (1.09%) Apache
11 2 (1.09%) nginx
12 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 45 (24.46%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.15%) MS Office
3 2 (1.09%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) MFGPRO
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.63%) Amazon EC2
1 3 (1.63%) Office 365
2 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 82 (44.57%) Firewall
2 44 (23.91%) WAN
3 39 (21.20%) LAN
4 34 (18.48%) VoIP
5 33 (17.93%) SAN
5 33 (17.93%) MPLS
6 32 (17.39%) Wireless
7 23 (12.50%) DNS
8 20 (10.87%) Ethernet
9 19 (10.33%) IP Telephony
9 19 (10.33%) Intrusion Detection
10 16 (8.70%) DHCP
11 15 (8.15%) TCP/IP
11 15 (8.15%) VPN
12 13 (7.07%) Cisco ASA
13 11 (5.98%) Network Security
13 11 (5.98%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (5.43%) OSPF
14 10 (5.43%) BGP
15 9 (4.89%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.09%) MySQL
3 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (0.54%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.54%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.09%) MSI
2 1 (0.54%) Subversion
2 1 (0.54%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.54%) Jenkins
General
1 32 (17.39%) Finance
2 13 (7.07%) Telecoms
3 7 (3.80%) Law
4 3 (1.63%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.09%) Automotive
5 2 (1.09%) Billing
5 2 (1.09%) German Language
6 1 (0.54%) Japanese Language
6 1 (0.54%) Korean Language
6 1 (0.54%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.54%) Thai Language
6 1 (0.54%) Local Government
6 1 (0.54%) Mandarin Language
6 1 (0.54%) French Language
6 1 (0.54%) Electronics
6 1 (0.54%) Games
6 1 (0.54%) Banking
Job Titles
1 35 (19.02%) Analyst
2 21 (11.41%) Support Engineer
3 18 (9.78%) Network Engineer
4 17 (9.24%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 12 (6.52%) Network Specialist
6 11 (5.98%) Project Manager
7 10 (5.43%) Support Analyst
7 10 (5.43%) Architect
7 10 (5.43%) Consultant
7 10 (5.43%) IT Support
8 8 (4.35%) Senior Network Specialist
8 8 (4.35%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 8 (4.35%) Security Analyst
8 8 (4.35%) Technical Analyst
9 7 (3.80%) Technical Manager
9 7 (3.80%) Security Specialist
9 7 (3.80%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.80%) Technical Project Manager
9 7 (3.80%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.26%) IT Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.61%) XML
2 10 (5.43%) Regular Expression
3 6 (3.26%) MSMQ
4 5 (2.72%) COM
5 1 (0.54%) WAP
5 1 (0.54%) Ruby on Rails
5 1 (0.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 24 (13.04%) Blackberry
2 15 (8.15%) Computer Science
3 12 (6.52%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.43%) Open Source
4 10 (5.43%) Visualisation
5 7 (3.80%) Replication
5 7 (3.80%) Mainframe
6 6 (3.26%) Kindle
7 4 (2.17%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.17%) Clustering
7 4 (2.17%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.63%) PKI
8 3 (1.63%) CLARiiON
8 3 (1.63%) iPhone
9 2 (1.09%) iPad
9 2 (1.09%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.09%) PDA
10 1 (0.54%) Statistics
10 1 (0.54%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 117 (63.59%) Windows
2 63 (34.24%) Windows Server 2008
3 43 (23.37%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (20.11%) Windows Server 2003
4 37 (20.11%) Linux
5 18 (9.78%) Windows 7
6 10 (5.43%) Windows XP
7 9 (4.89%) Windows Phone
8 7 (3.80%) Windows 2000
8 7 (3.80%) HPUX
9 6 (3.26%) Windows Mobile
9 6 (3.26%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.72%) UNIX
10 5 (2.72%) Ubuntu
10 5 (2.72%) Mac OS X
11 4 (2.17%) CentOS
11 4 (2.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (1.63%) Solaris
13 1 (0.54%) AIX
13 1 (0.54%) OpenSolaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (19.57%) ITIL
2 34 (18.48%) Service Delivery
3 20 (10.87%) Network Design
3 20 (10.87%) Mentoring
4 18 (9.78%) Project Management
5 15 (8.15%) Network Management
6 14 (7.61%) PRINCE2
7 12 (6.52%) SIEM
8 11 (5.98%) Analytics
9 9 (4.89%) Asset Management
10 8 (4.35%) Line Management
11 7 (3.80%) Information Security
11 7 (3.80%) Change Management
12 6 (3.26%) Migration
12 6 (3.26%) Workflow
13 5 (2.72%) Quality Management
13 5 (2.72%) CRM
13 5 (2.72%) Network Architecture
13 5 (2.72%) Infrastructure Management
14 4 (2.17%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 21 (11.41%) SQL
2 14 (7.61%) PowerShell
3 6 (3.26%) Perl
4 5 (2.72%) PHP
5 2 (1.09%) Python
5 2 (1.09%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 57 (30.98%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (24.46%) Degree
3 41 (22.28%) CCNA
4 31 (16.85%) CCNP
5 17 (9.24%) Microsoft Certification
6 15 (8.15%) CISSP
7 14 (7.61%) SSCP
7 14 (7.61%) CEH
8 12 (6.52%) GIAC
9 11 (5.98%) MCSA
10 8 (4.35%) APMP
11 7 (3.80%) MCSE
12 6 (3.26%) CCIE
12 6 (3.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 5 (2.72%) CCDP
14 4 (2.17%) CWNA
14 4 (2.17%) Security Cleared
14 4 (2.17%) VCAP
15 3 (1.63%) SC Cleared
15 3 (1.63%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.87%) SLA
2 7 (3.80%) ISO 9001
3 4 (2.17%) QA
4 2 (1.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.54%) Data Quality
System Software
1 57 (30.98%) Active Directory
2 49 (26.63%) VMware Infrastructure
3 29 (15.76%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.15%) vSphere
5 12 (6.52%) VMware ESXi
6 7 (3.80%) Forefront TMG
7 5 (2.72%) XenApp
8 4 (2.17%) Firmware
9 3 (1.63%) XenDesktop
9 3 (1.63%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (1.63%) NFS
10 2 (1.09%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.09%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.54%) Samba
Systems Management
1 19 (10.33%) SCCM
2 10 (5.43%) SCOM
3 4 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 3 (1.63%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.09%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 2 (1.09%) Cacti
5 2 (1.09%) Nagios
5 2 (1.09%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.54%) CiscoWorks
6 1 (0.54%) Legato
6 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.54%) Puppet
6 1 (0.54%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.54%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.54%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 78 (42.39%) Microsoft
2 69 (37.50%) VMware
3 44 (23.91%) HP
4 34 (18.48%) Citrix
5 27 (14.67%) Juniper
6 22 (11.96%) Red Hat
7 17 (9.24%) Dell
8 15 (8.15%) Avaya
8 15 (8.15%) SonicWALL
9 14 (7.61%) EMC
10 13 (7.07%) NetApp
11 12 (6.52%) CheckPoint
12 9 (4.89%) IBM
12 9 (4.89%) SolarWinds
13 8 (4.35%) F5
13 8 (4.35%) Oracle
14 7 (3.80%) Nortel
14 7 (3.80%) BT
14 7 (3.80%) Brocade
14 7 (3.80%) Fujitsu
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
RM Education
Salary: £35k - £40k per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £30000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bellshill, Lanarkshire
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Search Consultancy
Salary: £35000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Search Consultancy
Salary: benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Inverness, Inverness-Shire
TTR UK Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum + 15% shift
Posted: 7 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 11 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £30000 - £33000 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 5% bonus
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Posted: 14 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
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Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 per annum + Benefits
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RM Education
Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + 5% bonus
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