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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 79 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 96 109 110
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.57% 3.58% 3.51%
As % of the Vendors category 5.75% 7.25% 7.11%
Number of salaries quoted 67 80 89
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,700 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%
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
1670 1504 1548
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 44.71% 49.36% 49.38%
Number of salaries quoted 1016 995 1033
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £29,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £55,500
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 29 August 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 29 August 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 +6 43 £34,750 +6.92% 4
Glasgow -19 24 £45,000 +5.88% 4
Aberdeen +2 14 £40,000 -5.88% 1
Dundee +9 8 £42,500 +3.67%
Stirling - 4 £38,250 - 1
West Lothian +10 2 £19,000 -41.53% 1
Fife +3 2 £32,500 +16.07% 1
North Lanarkshire 0 2 £36,250 +20.83%
Argyll and Bute +3 1 £53,000 -
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 - 1
Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 87 (48.07%) Windows
2 76 (41.99%) Cisco Certification
3 69 (38.12%) VMware
4 61 (33.70%) WAN
5 57 (31.49%) Firewall
6 56 (30.94%) Microsoft
7 45 (24.86%) LAN
8 43 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
9 41 (22.65%) CCNA
9 41 (22.65%) ITIL
10 40 (22.10%) Active Directory
10 40 (22.10%) CCNP
11 39 (21.55%) VPN
12 35 (19.34%) MS Exchange
13 33 (18.23%) Linux
14 32 (17.68%) BGP
14 32 (17.68%) Juniper
14 32 (17.68%) Windows Server 2008
14 32 (17.68%) Hyper-V
15 30 (16.57%) MPLS
16 28 (15.47%) Citrix
16 28 (15.47%) SQL Server
17 27 (14.92%) OSPF
18 26 (14.36%) Windows Server 2003
19 25 (13.81%) SAN
20 24 (13.26%) HP
21 23 (12.71%) Ethernet
22 22 (12.15%) SQL
22 22 (12.15%) MS Excel
22 22 (12.15%) EMC

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 35 (19.34%) MS Exchange
2 20 (11.05%) Lync
3 15 (8.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (8.29%) IIS
4 9 (4.97%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.87%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 6 (3.31%) Exchange Server 2003
6 6 (3.31%) Apache
6 6 (3.31%) Tomcat
7 5 (2.76%) nginx
7 5 (2.76%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (1.10%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.10%) Lotus Domino
8 2 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
8 2 (1.10%) WebSphere
Applications
1 22 (12.15%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.87%) MS Office
3 3 (1.66%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.55%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.55%) MFGPRO
1 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.55%) SAP CCM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.10%) Amazon EC2
2 1 (0.55%) Office 365
2 1 (0.55%) IaaS
2 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (33.70%) WAN
2 57 (31.49%) Firewall
3 45 (24.86%) LAN
4 39 (21.55%) VPN
5 32 (17.68%) BGP
6 30 (16.57%) MPLS
7 27 (14.92%) OSPF
8 25 (13.81%) SAN
9 23 (12.71%) Ethernet
10 21 (11.60%) VoIP
11 20 (11.05%) ADSL
11 20 (11.05%) TCP/IP
11 20 (11.05%) Wi-Fi
11 20 (11.05%) Cisco ASA
12 19 (10.50%) Internet
13 17 (9.39%) DNS
14 15 (8.29%) Wireless
15 14 (7.73%) IPsec
16 13 (7.18%) SNMP
16 13 (7.18%) SHDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (15.47%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2008
2 7 (3.87%) SQL Server 2012
3 6 (3.31%) MySQL
4 3 (1.66%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.55%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 21 (11.60%) Finance
2 8 (4.42%) Games
3 5 (2.76%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.66%) Law
4 3 (1.66%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.10%) Marketing
6 1 (0.55%) Spanish Language
6 1 (0.55%) Billing
6 1 (0.55%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 41 (22.65%) Network Engineer
2 33 (18.23%) Analyst
3 20 (11.05%) Support Engineer
4 18 (9.94%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (8.29%) Technical Engineer
6 13 (7.18%) Senior Network Engineer
6 13 (7.18%) Cisco Engineer
6 13 (7.18%) Consultant
7 11 (6.08%) Architect
7 11 (6.08%) Network Analyst
7 11 (6.08%) Technical Support
8 10 (5.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 10 (5.52%) Technical Consultant
8 10 (5.52%) Senior Network Analyst
8 10 (5.52%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 10 (5.52%) Technical Support Engineer
9 9 (4.97%) Technical Manager
9 9 (4.97%) Project Manager
9 9 (4.97%) Systems Analyst
9 9 (4.97%) Cisco Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.52%) COM
2 5 (2.76%) MSMQ
3 3 (1.66%) WAP
4 2 (1.10%) SOAP
5 1 (0.55%) XML
5 1 (0.55%) CSS
5 1 (0.55%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.55%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.55%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 18 (9.94%) Blackberry
2 7 (3.87%) Management Information System
2 7 (3.87%) Replication
2 7 (3.87%) iPad
3 6 (3.31%) Mainframe
4 5 (2.76%) iPhone
4 5 (2.76%) CLARiiON
5 4 (2.21%) Statistics
5 4 (2.21%) Computer Science
6 3 (1.66%) Clustering
7 2 (1.10%) PDA
7 2 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (1.10%) Augmented Reality
7 2 (1.10%) Open Source
8 1 (0.55%) Visualisation
8 1 (0.55%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.55%) DTV
8 1 (0.55%) NHS
8 1 (0.55%) Firmware
8 1 (0.55%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 87 (48.07%) Windows
2 33 (18.23%) Linux
3 32 (17.68%) Windows Server 2008
4 26 (14.36%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (11.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (6.63%) Solaris
7 10 (5.52%) Windows 7
7 10 (5.52%) Windows XP
7 10 (5.52%) UNIX
8 7 (3.87%) Ubuntu
9 6 (3.31%) HPUX
9 6 (3.31%) Windows 2000
10 5 (2.76%) Windows Mobile
10 5 (2.76%) Windows 2000 Server
10 5 (2.76%) CentOS
10 5 (2.76%) OpenSolaris
11 3 (1.66%) Windows Phone
11 3 (1.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 2 (1.10%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.55%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (22.65%) ITIL
2 21 (11.60%) Project Management
3 19 (10.50%) Service Delivery
4 14 (7.73%) PRINCE2
5 11 (6.08%) Performance Management
6 10 (5.52%) Disaster Recovery
7 9 (4.97%) Asset Management
7 9 (4.97%) Problem Management
8 7 (3.87%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (3.31%) Migration
9 6 (3.31%) Business Continuity
9 6 (3.31%) Change Management
10 5 (2.76%) BCP
10 5 (2.76%) Workflow
10 5 (2.76%) Load Balancing
10 5 (2.76%) Fund Management
10 5 (2.76%) Data Protection
10 5 (2.76%) Business Continuity Planning
11 4 (2.21%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (2.21%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (12.15%) SQL
2 11 (6.08%) PowerShell
3 8 (4.42%) Perl
4 6 (3.31%) Bash Shell
4 6 (3.31%) Python
5 3 (1.66%) C#
6 1 (0.55%) Java
6 1 (0.55%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 76 (41.99%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (22.65%) CCNA
3 40 (22.10%) CCNP
4 15 (8.29%) Degree
4 15 (8.29%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (6.63%) CCIE
6 9 (4.97%) MCSA
7 7 (3.87%) MCSE
8 6 (3.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 6 (3.31%) APMP
9 5 (2.76%) VCAP
9 5 (2.76%) JNCIA
10 4 (2.21%) MCITP
10 4 (2.21%) Security Cleared
11 3 (1.66%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 3 (1.66%) SC Cleared
12 2 (1.10%) JNCIE
12 2 (1.10%) CISSP
12 2 (1.10%) CCSA
12 2 (1.10%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (7.73%) SLA
2 9 (4.97%) ISO 9001
3 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.10%) QA
System Software
1 43 (23.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (22.10%) Active Directory
3 32 (17.68%) Hyper-V
4 17 (9.39%) vSphere
5 9 (4.97%) XenServer
6 7 (3.87%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (2.76%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 5 (2.76%) XenApp
8 3 (1.66%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (1.10%) NFS
10 1 (0.55%) vCloud
10 1 (0.55%) DFS Replication
10 1 (0.55%) XenDesktop
10 1 (0.55%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 1 (0.55%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.55%) VMware ESX
10 1 (0.55%) BlackBerry Internet Service
Systems Management
1 16 (8.84%) SCCM
2 9 (4.97%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.31%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.76%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (2.21%) SCOM
5 4 (2.21%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.10%) Cacti
6 2 (1.10%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 2 (1.10%) HP NNM
6 2 (1.10%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.10%) Nagios
7 1 (0.55%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.55%) Opscode Chef
7 1 (0.55%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.55%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.55%) Puppet
Vendors
1 69 (38.12%) VMware
2 56 (30.94%) Microsoft
3 32 (17.68%) Juniper
4 28 (15.47%) Citrix
5 24 (13.26%) HP
6 22 (12.15%) EMC
6 22 (12.15%) CheckPoint
7 20 (11.05%) NetApp
8 15 (8.29%) Oracle
9 14 (7.73%) Red Hat
10 11 (6.08%) Avaya
11 10 (5.52%) F5
12 8 (4.42%) CommVault
12 8 (4.42%) Dell
12 8 (4.42%) Brocade
13 7 (3.87%) IBM
13 7 (3.87%) SolarWinds
14 6 (3.31%) Fujitsu
14 6 (3.31%) Veeam
15 5 (2.76%) Clearswift
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Posted: 23 hours ago
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Posted: 6 days ago
Aberdeenshire
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Salary: £30000 - £40000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum + Benefits
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