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 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 67 85 68
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 96 100 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.06% 2.50% 3.43%
As % of the Vendors category 7.47% 5.83% 6.79%
Number of salaries quoted 65 85 59
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £56,500 £55,000 £45,000
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
1285 1716 1619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 41.02% 42.98% 50.48%
Number of salaries quoted 791 1095 975
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,800 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 1 May 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 1 May 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 +27 44 £36,878 -18.50% 3
Glasgow +18 41 £42,500 +6.25% 6
Aberdeen +18 5 £37,500 -24.24% 3
West Lothian +4 2 £70,000 +75.00% 4
North Lanarkshire -5 2 £43,750 +12.90% 1
Highlands -1 1 £22,500 -25.00% 1
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 May 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.

1 105 (51.72%) Windows
2 102 (50.25%) Firewall
3 74 (36.45%) Cisco Certification
4 73 (35.96%) Microsoft
5 65 (32.02%) WAN
6 61 (30.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 60 (29.56%) LAN
7 60 (29.56%) Active Directory
7 60 (29.56%) CCNA
7 60 (29.56%) VMware
8 51 (25.12%) MS Exchange
9 48 (23.65%) MS Excel
10 47 (23.15%) ITIL
11 46 (22.66%) CheckPoint
11 46 (22.66%) Windows Server 2012
12 44 (21.67%) MPLS
13 43 (21.18%) HP
14 42 (20.69%) Wireless
15 41 (20.20%) SAN
16 40 (19.70%) CCNP
16 40 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
17 38 (18.72%) VoIP
18 37 (18.23%) Windows Server 2003
19 35 (17.24%) Citrix
20 33 (16.26%) VPN
20 33 (16.26%) Degree
21 31 (15.27%) Cisco ASA
21 31 (15.27%) DNS
21 31 (15.27%) DHCP
21 31 (15.27%) Finance

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 51 (25.12%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.34%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (7.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 14 (6.90%) Exchange Server 2007
5 13 (6.40%) SharePoint
6 12 (5.91%) Lync
7 8 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2003
7 8 (3.94%) Exchange Server 2013
8 6 (2.96%) IIS
9 5 (2.46%) Apache
10 3 (1.48%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.48%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.49%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.49%) nginx
Applications
1 48 (23.65%) MS Excel
2 12 (5.91%) MS Office
3 3 (1.48%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.46%) Google Apps
2 4 (1.97%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.99%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.99%) Office 365
4 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.49%) SaaS
4 1 (0.49%) Symantec.cloud
Communications & Networking
1 102 (50.25%) Firewall
2 65 (32.02%) WAN
3 60 (29.56%) LAN
4 44 (21.67%) MPLS
5 42 (20.69%) Wireless
6 41 (20.20%) SAN
7 38 (18.72%) VoIP
8 33 (16.26%) VPN
9 31 (15.27%) Cisco ASA
9 31 (15.27%) DNS
9 31 (15.27%) DHCP
10 28 (13.79%) TCP/IP
11 22 (10.84%) Network Security
12 20 (9.85%) OSPF
13 17 (8.37%) Ethernet
14 15 (7.39%) BGP
15 14 (6.90%) SSL
15 14 (6.90%) Intrusion Detection
16 13 (6.40%) IP Telephony
16 13 (6.40%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.42%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.48%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (1.48%) MySQL
3 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (0.99%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (0.99%) MSI
2 1 (0.49%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.49%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.49%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.49%) Subversion
General
1 31 (15.27%) Finance
2 14 (6.90%) Banking
3 13 (6.40%) Retail
4 12 (5.91%) Telecoms
5 7 (3.45%) Back Office
6 5 (2.46%) Manufacturing
6 5 (2.46%) Publishing
7 4 (1.97%) Law
8 3 (1.48%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.99%) Automotive
9 2 (0.99%) Billing
9 2 (0.99%) Local Government
9 2 (0.99%) German Language
10 1 (0.49%) Japanese Language
10 1 (0.49%) Korean Language
10 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.49%) Thai Language
10 1 (0.49%) Mandarin Language
10 1 (0.49%) French Language
10 1 (0.49%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 37 (18.23%) Network Engineer
2 34 (16.75%) Analyst
3 14 (6.90%) Team Leader
4 13 (6.40%) Administrator
4 13 (6.40%) Support Engineer
5 12 (5.91%) Technical Analyst
6 11 (5.42%) Network Specialist
7 10 (4.93%) Senior Network Specialist
7 10 (4.93%) Firewall Administrator
8 9 (4.43%) Security Engineer
8 9 (4.43%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 9 (4.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (3.94%) Architect
9 8 (3.94%) Network Security Engineer
10 7 (3.45%) IT Support
10 7 (3.45%) Security Analyst
10 7 (3.45%) Support Analyst
11 6 (2.96%) 3rd Line Support
11 6 (2.96%) Network Analyst
11 6 (2.96%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (4.93%) XML
2 6 (2.96%) Regular Expression
3 2 (0.99%) COM
4 1 (0.49%) Application Packaging
4 1 (0.49%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.33%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.39%) Computer Science
2 15 (7.39%) Blackberry
3 11 (5.42%) Online Banking
4 10 (4.93%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.45%) Kindle
6 6 (2.96%) Visualisation
6 6 (2.96%) Open Source
7 5 (2.46%) Replication
8 4 (1.97%) Clustering
8 4 (1.97%) iPhone
9 3 (1.48%) Digital Media
9 3 (1.48%) PKI
10 2 (0.99%) Thin Client
10 2 (0.99%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.99%) PDA
10 2 (0.99%) Private Cloud
10 2 (0.99%) iPad
10 2 (0.99%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.49%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 105 (51.72%) Windows
2 61 (30.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 46 (22.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 37 (18.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 29 (14.29%) Linux
6 28 (13.79%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.43%) Windows XP
8 7 (3.45%) Mac OS
9 6 (2.96%) Windows 8
10 5 (2.46%) Android
10 5 (2.46%) UNIX
10 5 (2.46%) Mac OS X
11 2 (0.99%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (0.99%) Windows Phone
11 2 (0.99%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.99%) CentOS
11 2 (0.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.49%) AIX
12 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (23.15%) ITIL
2 28 (13.79%) Service Delivery
3 27 (13.30%) Mentoring
4 19 (9.36%) Network Design
5 16 (7.88%) Change Management
5 16 (7.88%) Network Management
6 13 (6.40%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (5.42%) SIEM
7 11 (5.42%) Asset Management
8 9 (4.43%) Incident Management
9 8 (3.94%) PRINCE2
10 7 (3.45%) Migration
11 6 (2.96%) Network Architecture
11 6 (2.96%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (2.96%) Analytics
12 5 (2.46%) Load Balancing
12 5 (2.46%) Problem Management
12 5 (2.46%) Infrastructure Management
12 5 (2.46%) Stakeholder Management
13 4 (1.97%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (6.90%) SQL
2 8 (3.94%) PowerShell
3 6 (2.96%) Perl
3 6 (2.96%) PHP
4 3 (1.48%) Python
5 2 (0.99%) Shell Script
5 2 (0.99%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.49%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 74 (36.45%) Cisco Certification
2 60 (29.56%) CCNA
3 40 (19.70%) CCNP
4 33 (16.26%) Degree
5 11 (5.42%) CCSE
5 11 (5.42%) CCSA
6 9 (4.43%) CEH
6 9 (4.43%) CISSP
6 9 (4.43%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (4.43%) SSCP
7 8 (3.94%) GIAC
7 8 (3.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 7 (3.45%) MCSE
9 6 (2.96%) MCSA
9 6 (2.96%) HND
10 4 (1.97%) CWNA
11 3 (1.48%) NCDA
11 3 (1.48%) VTSP
11 3 (1.48%) MCITP
11 3 (1.48%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (10.34%) SLA
2 7 (3.45%) ISO 9001
3 4 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.49%) QA
4 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 60 (29.56%) Active Directory
2 40 (19.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (12.32%) vSphere
4 11 (5.42%) XenApp
4 11 (5.42%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.96%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (2.46%) XenDesktop
7 4 (1.97%) Firmware
8 3 (1.48%) NFS
9 2 (0.99%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.99%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.49%) iptables
10 1 (0.49%) pfSense
10 1 (0.49%) ProxySG
10 1 (0.49%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.49%) Samba
Systems Management
1 22 (10.84%) SCCM
2 18 (8.87%) SCOM
3 10 (4.93%) CiscoWorks
4 7 (3.45%) SCVMM
5 4 (1.97%) Nagios
5 4 (1.97%) Backup Exec
6 3 (1.48%) AirWatch
6 3 (1.48%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (0.99%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (0.99%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.49%) Cacti
8 1 (0.49%) WSUS
8 1 (0.49%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.49%) Puppet
8 1 (0.49%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.49%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.49%) OPNET
8 1 (0.49%) Legato
Vendors
1 73 (35.96%) Microsoft
2 60 (29.56%) VMware
3 46 (22.66%) CheckPoint
4 43 (21.18%) HP
5 35 (17.24%) Citrix
6 24 (11.82%) SolarWinds
7 23 (11.33%) Juniper
8 19 (9.36%) F5
9 18 (8.87%) SonicWALL
10 15 (7.39%) Fortinet
10 15 (7.39%) Dell
10 15 (7.39%) EMC
11 13 (6.40%) McAfee
12 12 (5.91%) Red Hat
12 12 (5.91%) Avaya
12 12 (5.91%) Mitel
13 10 (4.93%) NetApp
13 10 (4.93%) Riverbed
14 9 (4.43%) Symantec
15 5 (2.46%) Altiris
Livingston, West Lothian
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Posted: 7 hours ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
Spring Technology
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Edinburgh
OHO Group
Salary: £35000 - £55000 per annum, Benefits: Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Glasgow
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Linlithgow
Oracle
Salary: excellent salary - negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £22,000 to £28,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Inverness, Inverness-Shire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Livingston, West Lothian
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Glasgow
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Bonus + Great Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £37000 - £45000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Glasgow
Net Talent
Posted: 12 days ago
Aberdeen
Blue Town Online
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
North Lanarkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 12 days ago
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Caiman ITS Ltd
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 23 days ago