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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cisco
Rank 91 59 73
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +14
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 88 110 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.43% 3.58% 3.19%
As % of the Vendors category 5.56% 7.58% 6.57%
Number of salaries quoted 61 73 84
Average salary £40,000 £36,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,750 £29,800 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,750 £45,000 £54,250
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
1582 1452 1568
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 43.73% 47.30% 48.59%
Number of salaries quoted 940 944 1020
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 £29,000 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-2.43% +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 22 September 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 22 September 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 45 £42,500 +30.76% 3
Glasgow -26 22 £50,000 +29.87% 3
Aberdeen -2 8 £40,000 -5.88% 2
Dundee +13 6 £42,500 +3.67%
Stirling - 4 £38,250 -
West Lothian +3 2 £19,000 -41.53% 1
Renfrewshire +2 2 £31,000 - 2
Fife +2 1 £32,500 +16.07% 1
Argyll and Bute +2 1 £53,000 -
North Lanarkshire +1 1 £35,000 +17.15%
Aberdeenshire 0 1 £40,000 +17.64%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Lothian - 1 £60,000 -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 90 (50.85%) Windows
2 74 (41.81%) VMware
3 66 (37.29%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (36.16%) Microsoft
5 61 (34.46%) Firewall
6 58 (32.77%) WAN
7 47 (26.55%) VMware Infrastructure
8 46 (25.99%) LAN
9 45 (25.42%) ITIL
10 43 (24.29%) Active Directory
11 42 (23.73%) MS Exchange
12 38 (21.47%) CCNA
13 37 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
14 36 (20.34%) Linux
15 33 (18.64%) VPN
15 33 (18.64%) CCNP
16 32 (18.08%) Juniper
16 32 (18.08%) Hyper-V
17 30 (16.95%) SQL Server
18 29 (16.38%) SAN
19 27 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
20 25 (14.12%) MPLS
20 25 (14.12%) Citrix
20 25 (14.12%) HP
20 25 (14.12%) MS Excel
20 25 (14.12%) Finance
21 24 (13.56%) VoIP
22 23 (12.99%) Blackberry
22 23 (12.99%) Lync
23 21 (11.86%) Degree

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 42 (23.73%) MS Exchange
2 23 (12.99%) Lync
3 19 (10.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (9.60%) IIS
5 8 (4.52%) SharePoint
5 8 (4.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (3.95%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 6 (3.39%) Apache
7 6 (3.39%) Tomcat
8 5 (2.82%) nginx
8 5 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.82%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.13%) Lotus Domino
9 2 (1.13%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.13%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 25 (14.12%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.65%) MS Office
3 3 (1.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.13%) MFGPRO
2 1 (0.56%) SAP CCM
2 1 (0.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.13%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.13%) Office 365
2 1 (0.56%) IaaS
2 1 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 61 (34.46%) Firewall
2 58 (32.77%) WAN
3 46 (25.99%) LAN
4 33 (18.64%) VPN
5 29 (16.38%) SAN
6 25 (14.12%) MPLS
7 24 (13.56%) VoIP
8 21 (11.86%) BGP
9 19 (10.73%) Cisco ASA
9 19 (10.73%) DNS
9 19 (10.73%) Internet
10 16 (9.04%) OSPF
11 14 (7.91%) Wi-Fi
11 14 (7.91%) IPsec
11 14 (7.91%) Ethernet
12 13 (7.34%) Network Security
13 12 (6.78%) Wireless
13 12 (6.78%) Cisco Nexus
14 11 (6.21%) ADSL
14 11 (6.21%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (16.95%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2012
2 7 (3.95%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (3.39%) MySQL
4 3 (1.69%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 25 (14.12%) Finance
2 7 (3.95%) Games
3 6 (3.39%) Law
3 6 (3.39%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.69%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.56%) Spanish Language
5 1 (0.56%) Marketing
5 1 (0.56%) Electronics
5 1 (0.56%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (20.90%) Analyst
2 34 (19.21%) Network Engineer
3 23 (12.99%) Support Engineer
4 18 (10.17%) Senior Analyst
5 15 (8.47%) Technical Engineer
6 13 (7.34%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (6.78%) Cisco Engineer
7 12 (6.78%) Architect
7 12 (6.78%) Consultant
8 11 (6.21%) IT Support
8 11 (6.21%) Project Manager
8 11 (6.21%) Support Analyst
8 11 (6.21%) Technical Support
8 11 (6.21%) Network Analyst
8 11 (6.21%) Senior Network Engineer
9 10 (5.65%) Technical Support Engineer
9 10 (5.65%) Senior Network Analyst
9 10 (5.65%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 10 (5.65%) Systems Analyst
10 9 (5.08%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (6.21%) COM
2 5 (2.82%) MSMQ
3 4 (2.26%) WAP
4 2 (1.13%) SOAP
4 2 (1.13%) XML
4 2 (1.13%) Regular Expression
5 1 (0.56%) CSS
5 1 (0.56%) HTML
5 1 (0.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 23 (12.99%) Blackberry
2 8 (4.52%) iPad
3 7 (3.95%) iPhone
3 7 (3.95%) Management Information System
4 6 (3.39%) Replication
4 6 (3.39%) Mainframe
5 5 (2.82%) CLARiiON
6 4 (2.26%) Statistics
6 4 (2.26%) Analytical Skills
6 4 (2.26%) Computer Science
7 3 (1.69%) Open Source
7 3 (1.69%) Clustering
8 2 (1.13%) Visualisation
8 2 (1.13%) Video Conferencing
8 2 (1.13%) Augmented Reality
9 1 (0.56%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.56%) DTV
9 1 (0.56%) NHS
9 1 (0.56%) Firmware
9 1 (0.56%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 90 (50.85%) Windows
2 37 (20.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 36 (20.34%) Linux
4 27 (15.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (11.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 13 (7.34%) Windows XP
7 12 (6.78%) Solaris
8 10 (5.65%) UNIX
8 10 (5.65%) Windows 7
9 8 (4.52%) Ubuntu
10 6 (3.39%) HPUX
10 6 (3.39%) Windows 2000
10 6 (3.39%) Windows 2000 Server
10 6 (3.39%) Windows Phone
11 5 (2.82%) OpenSolaris
11 5 (2.82%) CentOS
11 5 (2.82%) Windows Mobile
12 4 (2.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 2 (1.13%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (25.42%) ITIL
2 19 (10.73%) Project Management
3 15 (8.47%) PRINCE2
4 14 (7.91%) Service Delivery
5 11 (6.21%) Line Management
5 11 (6.21%) Disaster Recovery
6 10 (5.65%) Asset Management
7 9 (5.08%) Problem Management
7 9 (5.08%) Performance Management
8 7 (3.95%) Network Monitoring
9 6 (3.39%) Business Continuity
10 5 (2.82%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (2.82%) Load Balancing
10 5 (2.82%) Fund Management
10 5 (2.82%) Mentoring
10 5 (2.82%) Business Continuity Planning
10 5 (2.82%) BCP
10 5 (2.82%) Workflow
10 5 (2.82%) Change Management
10 5 (2.82%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (11.30%) SQL
2 14 (7.91%) PowerShell
3 7 (3.95%) Perl
4 6 (3.39%) Python
4 6 (3.39%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.13%) C#
6 1 (0.56%) Java
6 1 (0.56%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 66 (37.29%) Cisco Certification
2 38 (21.47%) CCNA
3 33 (18.64%) CCNP
4 21 (11.86%) Degree
5 17 (9.60%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (6.78%) CCIE
7 9 (5.08%) MCSA
8 8 (4.52%) MCSE
9 7 (3.95%) APMP
9 7 (3.95%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (2.82%) VCAP
10 5 (2.82%) CISSP
10 5 (2.82%) JNCIA
10 5 (2.82%) MCITP
11 4 (2.26%) CEH
11 4 (2.26%) SSCP
11 4 (2.26%) Security Cleared
12 3 (1.69%) SC Cleared
12 3 (1.69%) GIAC
13 2 (1.13%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.78%) SLA
2 9 (5.08%) ISO 9001
3 3 (1.69%) QA
4 2 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 47 (26.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (24.29%) Active Directory
3 32 (18.08%) Hyper-V
4 15 (8.47%) vSphere
5 10 (5.65%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (4.52%) XenServer
7 5 (2.82%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 4 (2.26%) Forefront TMG
9 3 (1.69%) XenApp
10 2 (1.13%) NFS
11 1 (0.56%) DFS Replication
11 1 (0.56%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 1 (0.56%) Terminal Services
11 1 (0.56%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 16 (9.04%) SCCM
2 8 (4.52%) Backup Exec
3 6 (3.39%) NetBackup
4 5 (2.82%) SCOM
4 5 (2.82%) EMC NetWorker
5 4 (2.26%) SolarWinds Orion
6 2 (1.13%) HP NNM
6 2 (1.13%) CiscoWorks
6 2 (1.13%) Nagios
6 2 (1.13%) Cacti
6 2 (1.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.56%) SCDPM
7 1 (0.56%) Puppet
7 1 (0.56%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 74 (41.81%) VMware
2 64 (36.16%) Microsoft
3 32 (18.08%) Juniper
4 25 (14.12%) Citrix
4 25 (14.12%) HP
5 21 (11.86%) EMC
5 21 (11.86%) CheckPoint
6 19 (10.73%) NetApp
7 18 (10.17%) Red Hat
8 15 (8.47%) Oracle
9 12 (6.78%) Avaya
10 11 (6.21%) F5
11 8 (4.52%) Brocade
11 8 (4.52%) IBM
11 8 (4.52%) Dell
11 8 (4.52%) CommVault
12 7 (3.95%) SolarWinds
13 6 (3.39%) Nortel
13 6 (3.39%) Fujitsu
14 5 (2.82%) Veeam
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £2000 - £27000 per annum + Training
Posted: 3 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Company Vehicle + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Car, bonus
Posted: 11 days ago
Aberdeen
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 per annum + Company Vehicle + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £23000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £28000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 13 days ago
Renfrew
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £26000.00 - £28000.00 per annum
Posted: 19 days ago
Glasgow
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago
Edinburgh
Recruitment Revolution Limited
Salary: £20,000 - £24,000 + Excellent Company Benefits Package
Posted: 26 days ago
Livingston
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £18000.00 - £20000.00 per annum + excellent training
Posted: 26 days ago