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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 80 85 52
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -33
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 86 86 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.76% 2.64% 4.01%
As % of the Vendors category 7.00% 6.06% 8.20%
Number of salaries quoted 62 63 92
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £22,580 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,750 £47,500 £47,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +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
1228 1418 1525
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 39.47% 43.54% 48.97%
Number of salaries quoted 814 911 1065
Average salary £40,000 £41,500 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +9.21%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £54,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 2014. 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 +5 35 £45,000 +28.57% 8
Glasgow -6 17 £33,500 -4.28% 5
Aberdeen +9 13 £37,500 -2.59% 3
Stirling -10 5 £53,750 +38.70% 1
East Ayrshire - 3 £32,500 -
Fife +4 2 £36,750 +47.57%
North Lanarkshire - 2 £35,000 - 1
Renfrewshire -8 1 £40,000 +33.33%
West Lothian - 1 £65,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £27,500 -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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.

1 106 (61.63%) Windows
2 75 (43.60%) Microsoft
3 73 (42.44%) Firewall
4 61 (35.47%) VMware
5 55 (31.98%) Windows Server 2008
6 49 (28.49%) Cisco Certification
6 49 (28.49%) MS Exchange
7 47 (27.33%) Active Directory
7 47 (27.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 41 (23.84%) Degree
8 41 (23.84%) WAN
8 41 (23.84%) MS Excel
9 40 (23.26%) HP
9 40 (23.26%) Linux
10 37 (21.51%) ITIL
11 36 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
12 35 (20.35%) CCNA
13 34 (19.77%) LAN
14 33 (19.19%) Windows Server 2003
14 33 (19.19%) Finance
15 32 (18.60%) Hyper-V
15 32 (18.60%) Service Delivery
16 30 (17.44%) VoIP
17 27 (15.70%) SAN
17 27 (15.70%) Lync
17 27 (15.70%) Juniper
17 27 (15.70%) Red Hat
18 26 (15.12%) Citrix
18 26 (15.12%) SQL Server
18 26 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2010

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 49 (28.49%) MS Exchange
2 27 (15.70%) Lync
3 26 (15.12%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (10.47%) IIS
5 8 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (4.07%) SharePoint
6 7 (4.07%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.49%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (2.91%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.91%) Apache
8 5 (2.91%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.91%) nginx
9 2 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2013
9 2 (1.16%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.16%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.16%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (23.84%) MS Excel
2 15 (8.72%) MS Office
3 2 (1.16%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.58%) MFGPRO
1 1 (0.58%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.74%) Office 365
2 2 (1.16%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (0.58%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 73 (42.44%) Firewall
2 41 (23.84%) WAN
3 34 (19.77%) LAN
4 30 (17.44%) VoIP
5 27 (15.70%) SAN
6 25 (14.53%) MPLS
7 21 (12.21%) Wireless
8 20 (11.63%) DNS
9 19 (11.05%) Ethernet
9 19 (11.05%) IP Telephony
10 17 (9.88%) VPN
11 15 (8.72%) BGP
11 15 (8.72%) Intrusion Detection
12 13 (7.56%) OSPF
12 13 (7.56%) TCP/IP
13 12 (6.98%) DHCP
13 12 (6.98%) Cisco ASA
14 10 (5.81%) Cisco Nexus
14 10 (5.81%) Cisco IPT
15 9 (5.23%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (15.12%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (4.07%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (2.91%) MySQL
4 3 (1.74%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.58%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.58%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.58%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) MSI
General
1 33 (19.19%) Finance
2 12 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 7 (4.07%) Law
4 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
4 2 (1.16%) Games
4 2 (1.16%) Automotive
4 2 (1.16%) Billing
5 1 (0.58%) Local Government
5 1 (0.58%) Mandarin Language
5 1 (0.58%) French Language
5 1 (0.58%) German Language
5 1 (0.58%) Japanese Language
5 1 (0.58%) Korean Language
5 1 (0.58%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.58%) Thai Language
5 1 (0.58%) Electronics
5 1 (0.58%) Banking
Job Titles
1 32 (18.60%) Analyst
2 22 (12.79%) Network Engineer
2 22 (12.79%) Support Engineer
3 16 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (7.56%) Consultant
5 11 (6.40%) Project Manager
6 10 (5.81%) Architect
6 10 (5.81%) Network Specialist
6 10 (5.81%) IT Support
7 9 (5.23%) Security Analyst
7 9 (5.23%) Technical Manager
8 8 (4.65%) Technical Engineer
8 8 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
8 8 (4.65%) Support Analyst
9 7 (4.07%) Technical Consultant
9 7 (4.07%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (4.07%) Technical Project Manager
9 7 (4.07%) Cisco Engineer
9 7 (4.07%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (4.07%) IT Security Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (6.98%) XML
2 10 (5.81%) Regular Expression
3 6 (3.49%) COM
3 6 (3.49%) MSMQ
4 2 (1.16%) SOAP
5 1 (0.58%) WAP
5 1 (0.58%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.58%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.37%) Blackberry
2 11 (6.40%) Computer Science
3 10 (5.81%) Visualisation
3 10 (5.81%) Open Source
4 9 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (5.23%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.07%) Replication
5 7 (4.07%) Mainframe
6 5 (2.91%) CLARiiON
7 4 (2.33%) Thin Client
7 4 (2.33%) Fat Client
7 4 (2.33%) Statistics
8 3 (1.74%) Clustering
8 3 (1.74%) iPhone
9 2 (1.16%) iPad
9 2 (1.16%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.16%) PDA
9 2 (1.16%) Augmented Reality
10 1 (0.58%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.58%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 106 (61.63%) Windows
2 55 (31.98%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (23.26%) Linux
4 36 (20.93%) Windows Server 2012
5 33 (19.19%) Windows Server 2003
6 16 (9.30%) Windows 7
7 11 (6.40%) Windows XP
8 9 (5.23%) Windows Phone
9 8 (4.65%) Ubuntu
9 8 (4.65%) Windows 2000 Server
10 7 (4.07%) Windows 2000
10 7 (4.07%) HPUX
10 7 (4.07%) Solaris
11 6 (3.49%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (2.91%) OpenSolaris
12 5 (2.91%) Mac OS X
12 5 (2.91%) UNIX
13 4 (2.33%) CentOS
13 4 (2.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.58%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (21.51%) ITIL
2 32 (18.60%) Service Delivery
3 22 (12.79%) Project Management
4 17 (9.88%) Network Design
5 16 (9.30%) PRINCE2
5 16 (9.30%) Mentoring
6 12 (6.98%) Network Management
7 11 (6.40%) SIEM
7 11 (6.40%) Analytics
8 10 (5.81%) Line Management
9 7 (4.07%) Change Management
9 7 (4.07%) Information Security
10 6 (3.49%) Workflow
10 6 (3.49%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.49%) Infrastructure Management
10 6 (3.49%) Performance Management
11 5 (2.91%) Migration
11 5 (2.91%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (2.91%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (2.91%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (10.47%) SQL
1 18 (10.47%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.65%) Perl
3 6 (3.49%) Python
4 5 (2.91%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.16%) PHP
Qualifications
1 49 (28.49%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (23.84%) Degree
3 35 (20.35%) CCNA
4 26 (15.12%) CCNP
5 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (8.72%) CISSP
6 14 (8.14%) CEH
6 14 (8.14%) SSCP
7 12 (6.98%) GIAC
8 8 (4.65%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (4.65%) APMP
8 8 (4.65%) MCSA
9 7 (4.07%) CCIE
10 6 (3.49%) MCSE
10 6 (3.49%) VCAP
11 5 (2.91%) CCDP
12 4 (2.33%) Security Cleared
13 3 (1.74%) SC Cleared
13 3 (1.74%) NCDA
13 3 (1.74%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (8.14%) SLA
2 4 (2.33%) QA
3 2 (1.16%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (27.33%) Active Directory
1 47 (27.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (18.60%) Hyper-V
3 18 (10.47%) vSphere
4 12 (6.98%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (4.07%) Forefront TMG
6 5 (2.91%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (1.74%) XenApp
8 2 (1.16%) XenServer
8 2 (1.16%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.16%) Firmware
8 2 (1.16%) VMware ESX
8 2 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (1.16%) NFS
Systems Management
1 19 (11.05%) SCCM
2 9 (5.23%) SCOM
3 5 (2.91%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (1.74%) Backup Exec
5 2 (1.16%) HP NNM
5 2 (1.16%) Cacti
5 2 (1.16%) CiscoWorks
5 2 (1.16%) Nagios
5 2 (1.16%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.58%) Legato
6 1 (0.58%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.58%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (0.58%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.58%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 75 (43.60%) Microsoft
2 61 (35.47%) VMware
3 40 (23.26%) HP
4 27 (15.70%) Juniper
4 27 (15.70%) Red Hat
5 26 (15.12%) Citrix
6 17 (9.88%) NetApp
7 16 (9.30%) Dell
8 13 (7.56%) EMC
8 13 (7.56%) Oracle
8 13 (7.56%) Avaya
9 10 (5.81%) SonicWALL
10 9 (5.23%) IBM
11 8 (4.65%) CheckPoint
11 8 (4.65%) F5
12 7 (4.07%) Nortel
12 7 (4.07%) Fujitsu
12 7 (4.07%) BT
12 7 (4.07%) Brocade
13 6 (3.49%) Clearswift
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £Competitive Salary + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT
Salary: Competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Scotland
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Scotland
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus & car allowance
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
CML Offshore Recruitment
Salary: From £50,000 to £200,000 per annum No Tax, Relocation, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Edinburgh
DP Connect
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per month + Excellent benefits package
Posted: 9 days ago
Scotland
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Double OTE
Posted: 11 days ago
Aberdeen, Aberdeenshire
Caiman ITS Ltd
Salary: From £20,000 to £26,000 per annum dependent on experience
Posted: 12 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £25000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + car
Posted: 13 days ago
North Lanarkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £29000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Stirling, Stirlingshire
Guest Tek
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £28000.00 - £35000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart
Salary: Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 27 days ago