The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Scotland region.

The figures below represent the IT job market in general and are NOT representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 74 62 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -21
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 110 115 149
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.69% 3.63% 4.23%
As % of the Vendors category 5.82% 7.00% 8.84%
Number of salaries quoted 93 59 117
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,700 £22,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,500 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-3.61% +3.75%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1890 1644 1685
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 46.27% 51.94% 47.87%
Number of salaries quoted 1178 973 1224
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
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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 16 April 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 16 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow -19 37 £40,000 +18.51% 6
Edinburgh -12 32 £39,500 +8.96% 8
Aberdeen -8 8 £49,500 +31.32% 3
North Lanarkshire - 6 £40,000 -
Highlands +11 5 £30,000 +37.93%
Dumfries and Galloway - 5 £30,000 -
Stirling -2 4 £53,750 -
South Lanarkshire +1 3 £45,000 +83.67%
Scottish Borders - 3 £30,000 -
Dundee - 3 £24,000 -
Renfrewshire -1 2 £34,000 -24.44%
West Lothian 0 1 £40,000 +6.66%
Falkirk - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £32,500 -
Fife - 1 £32,500 -
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Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 16 April 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.

1 101 (51.27%) Windows
2 79 (40.10%) Cisco Certification
3 62 (31.47%) VMware
4 60 (30.46%) WAN
5 59 (29.95%) Microsoft
5 59 (29.95%) Firewall
6 53 (26.90%) VPN
6 53 (26.90%) Windows Server 2008
7 46 (23.35%) MS Exchange
7 46 (23.35%) Active Directory
8 45 (22.84%) LAN
9 44 (22.34%) Juniper
10 42 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
11 38 (19.29%) TCP/IP
12 37 (18.78%) ITIL
13 36 (18.27%) CCNP
13 36 (18.27%) CCNA
13 36 (18.27%) OSPF
14 34 (17.26%) BGP
15 32 (16.24%) SQL Server
15 32 (16.24%) VoIP
16 31 (15.74%) Linux
17 30 (15.23%) Windows Server 2003
18 29 (14.72%) CheckPoint
19 28 (14.21%) Hyper-V
20 26 (13.20%) Windows 7
20 26 (13.20%) Wireless
20 26 (13.20%) Service Delivery
21 25 (12.69%) DNS
21 25 (12.69%) Cisco ASA

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 46 (23.35%) MS Exchange
2 21 (10.66%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.12%) SharePoint
4 15 (7.61%) Lync
5 10 (5.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (4.06%) Lotus Domino
6 8 (4.06%) SharePoint 2013
7 6 (3.05%) IIS
7 6 (3.05%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (3.05%) SharePoint 2010
8 5 (2.54%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.54%) Apache
9 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
9 2 (1.02%) Exchange Server 2003
9 2 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 20 (10.15%) MS Excel
2 14 (7.11%) MS Office
3 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.02%) InfoPath
5 1 (0.51%) Acrobat
5 1 (0.51%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.51%) MS Project
5 1 (0.51%) Pro/ENGINEER
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 60 (30.46%) WAN
2 59 (29.95%) Firewall
3 53 (26.90%) VPN
4 45 (22.84%) LAN
5 38 (19.29%) TCP/IP
6 36 (18.27%) OSPF
7 34 (17.26%) BGP
8 32 (16.24%) VoIP
9 26 (13.20%) Wireless
10 25 (12.69%) DNS
10 25 (12.69%) Cisco ASA
10 25 (12.69%) Network Security
11 22 (11.17%) SAN
11 22 (11.17%) MPLS
11 22 (11.17%) ADSL
12 21 (10.66%) SNMP
13 19 (9.64%) Ethernet
14 18 (9.14%) SHDSL
15 16 (8.12%) Wi-Fi
16 14 (7.11%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (16.24%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.58%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (3.55%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (3.05%) MS Access
5 4 (2.03%) MySQL
5 4 (2.03%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (0.51%) Informix
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (0.51%) StarTeam
1 1 (0.51%) Ant
General
1 20 (10.15%) Telecoms
2 15 (7.61%) Finance
3 7 (3.55%) Electronics
4 4 (2.03%) Manufacturing
5 3 (1.52%) Marketing
5 3 (1.52%) Law
6 2 (1.02%) Multimedia
7 1 (0.51%) Local Government
7 1 (0.51%) Avionics
7 1 (0.51%) Billing
7 1 (0.51%) Games
Job Titles
1 38 (19.29%) Analyst
1 38 (19.29%) Network Engineer
2 18 (9.14%) Support Analyst
3 16 (8.12%) Field Engineer
3 16 (8.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 13 (6.60%) Senior Network Engineer
5 11 (5.58%) Administrator
5 11 (5.58%) Consultant
6 10 (5.08%) Network Manager
6 10 (5.08%) Cisco Engineer
6 10 (5.08%) Security Engineer
6 10 (5.08%) IT Support
7 9 (4.57%) Architect
8 8 (4.06%) Systems Administrator
9 7 (3.55%) Messaging Specialist
9 7 (3.55%) Senior Analyst
9 7 (3.55%) Systems Analyst
9 7 (3.55%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.55%) Systems Engineer
10 6 (3.05%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.52%) LAMP
2 2 (1.02%) HTML
2 2 (1.02%) .NET
2 2 (1.02%) COM
2 2 (1.02%) CSS
2 2 (1.02%) EDI
2 2 (1.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.12%) Blackberry
2 7 (3.55%) Replication
3 6 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
3 6 (3.05%) iPad
4 3 (1.52%) PKI
4 3 (1.52%) Computer Science
4 3 (1.52%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.02%) Clustering
5 2 (1.02%) Thin Client
5 2 (1.02%) iPhone
5 2 (1.02%) Fat Client
5 2 (1.02%) EqualLogic
6 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.51%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.51%) Social Media
6 1 (0.51%) Statistics
6 1 (0.51%) PDA
6 1 (0.51%) CCTV
6 1 (0.51%) Celerra
6 1 (0.51%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 101 (51.27%) Windows
2 53 (26.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (15.74%) Linux
4 30 (15.23%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (13.20%) Windows 7
6 24 (12.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 15 (7.61%) Windows XP
8 8 (4.06%) Solaris
8 8 (4.06%) CentOS
9 4 (2.03%) UNIX
9 4 (2.03%) Windows 8
10 3 (1.52%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.52%) Ubuntu
10 3 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.02%) Debian
11 2 (1.02%) Android
11 2 (1.02%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.78%) ITIL
2 26 (13.20%) Service Delivery
3 18 (9.14%) Project Management
4 14 (7.11%) Migration
5 9 (4.57%) PRINCE2
6 8 (4.06%) ERP
6 8 (4.06%) Incident Management
6 8 (4.06%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (3.55%) Network Management
7 7 (3.55%) Information Security
8 6 (3.05%) Change Management
8 6 (3.05%) Performance Management
8 6 (3.05%) Vulnerability Assessment
8 6 (3.05%) Penetration Testing
9 5 (2.54%) Load Balancing
10 4 (2.03%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (2.03%) Business Continuity
10 4 (2.03%) E-Commerce
10 4 (2.03%) Configuration Management
10 4 (2.03%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.12%) SQL
2 8 (4.06%) PowerShell
3 4 (2.03%) Perl
3 4 (2.03%) C#
4 2 (1.02%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.51%) MATLAB
5 1 (0.51%) C
5 1 (0.51%) Java
Qualifications
1 79 (40.10%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (18.27%) CCNP
2 36 (18.27%) CCNA
3 21 (10.66%) Degree
4 15 (7.61%) CCIE
5 13 (6.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 9 (4.57%) Security Cleared
6 9 (4.57%) HND
7 8 (4.06%) MCSE
7 8 (4.06%) MCITP
8 7 (3.55%) MCSA
8 7 (3.55%) MCP
9 6 (3.05%) HNC
10 5 (2.54%) SC Cleared
11 4 (2.03%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (2.03%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 4 (2.03%) MCTS
12 3 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 3 (1.52%) CISSP
12 3 (1.52%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.68%) SLA
2 2 (1.02%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 46 (23.35%) Active Directory
2 42 (21.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (14.21%) Hyper-V
4 11 (5.58%) vSphere
5 7 (3.55%) VMware ESXi
5 7 (3.55%) Terminal Services
6 6 (3.05%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (2.54%) XenServer
8 3 (1.52%) XenApp
9 2 (1.02%) XenDesktop
9 2 (1.02%) vCloud
10 1 (0.51%) KVM
10 1 (0.51%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.51%) BlackBerry Internet Service
10 1 (0.51%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 12 (6.09%) Backup Exec
2 10 (5.08%) SCOM
3 8 (4.06%) SCCM
3 8 (4.06%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (3.05%) Norton AntiVirus
4 6 (3.05%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.03%) NetBackup
6 3 (1.52%) CiscoWorks
7 2 (1.02%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.51%) Opscode Chef
8 1 (0.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.51%) XenMobile
8 1 (0.51%) Puppet
8 1 (0.51%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.51%) WhatsUp Gold
8 1 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.51%) Cisco UCCE
8 1 (0.51%) OpenView
8 1 (0.51%) Netcool
Vendors
1 62 (31.47%) VMware
2 59 (29.95%) Microsoft
3 44 (22.34%) Juniper
4 29 (14.72%) CheckPoint
5 19 (9.64%) HP
5 19 (9.64%) Citrix
6 18 (9.14%) Symantec
7 13 (6.60%) IBM
8 10 (5.08%) F5
9 9 (4.57%) EMC
9 9 (4.57%) Lotus
9 9 (4.57%) Red Hat
9 9 (4.57%) Oracle
10 8 (4.06%) NetApp
10 8 (4.06%) IronPort
11 7 (3.55%) McAfee
11 7 (3.55%) Dell
12 6 (3.05%) Kaspersky
12 6 (3.05%) Blue Coat
13 5 (2.54%) SolarWinds
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