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 27 July 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
27 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 79 95 57
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -38
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 87 84 114
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 2.76% 2.25% 3.46%
As % of the Vendors category 6.54% 5.29% 7.15%
Number of salaries quoted 66 64 92
Average salary £42,500 £37,197 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.25% -12.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,650
10% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
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
1330 1588 1594
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 42.24% 42.52% 48.44%
Number of salaries quoted 903 1034 1082
Average salary £42,500 £41,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.65% -3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £29,800
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 27 July 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 27 July 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 -3 26 £35,000 +7.69% 7
Glasgow +16 22 £45,250 +15.28% 9
West Lothian - 8 £70,000 - 2
Stirling +1 7 £55,000 +15.78% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 7 £45,000 -
Aberdeen +10 6 £39,750 -0.62%
Fife +4 4 £28,000 -13.84%
Highlands - 3 £42,500 -
North Lanarkshire +6 2 £40,000 +14.28%
Argyll and Bute -3 1 £47,500 -
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 91 (49.46%) Firewall
2 84 (45.65%) WAN
3 78 (42.39%) Windows
3 78 (42.39%) Cisco Certification
4 70 (38.04%) LAN
5 66 (35.87%) Microsoft
6 65 (35.33%) CCNA
7 61 (33.15%) CheckPoint
8 60 (32.61%) VMware
9 57 (30.98%) Active Directory
10 53 (28.80%) MS Exchange
11 49 (26.63%) VPN
12 46 (25.00%) SAN
13 42 (22.83%) DHCP
13 42 (22.83%) ITIL
13 42 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 39 (21.20%) Cisco ASA
14 39 (21.20%) MS Excel
14 39 (21.20%) DNS
15 38 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
16 36 (19.57%) CCNP
17 35 (19.02%) MPLS
18 34 (18.48%) HP
18 34 (18.48%) TCP/IP
19 33 (17.93%) Finance
20 29 (15.76%) Wireless
20 29 (15.76%) SCCM
20 29 (15.76%) Windows Server 2012
21 27 (14.67%) Network Security
21 27 (14.67%) Linux

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 53 (28.80%) MS Exchange
2 21 (11.41%) Exchange Server 2010
3 19 (10.33%) SharePoint
3 19 (10.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 18 (9.78%) Exchange Server 2007
5 16 (8.70%) Exchange Server 2003
6 12 (6.52%) Apache
7 8 (4.35%) Tomcat
7 8 (4.35%) Lync
8 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.72%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (1.09%) IIS
9 2 (1.09%) WorkSite
10 1 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.54%) Lotus Domino
10 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
Applications
1 39 (21.20%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.26%) MS Office
3 5 (2.72%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (2.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.26%) Google Apps
2 3 (1.63%) Office 365
3 2 (1.09%) SaaS
4 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 91 (49.46%) Firewall
2 84 (45.65%) WAN
3 70 (38.04%) LAN
4 49 (26.63%) VPN
5 46 (25.00%) SAN
6 42 (22.83%) DHCP
7 39 (21.20%) DNS
7 39 (21.20%) Cisco ASA
8 35 (19.02%) MPLS
9 34 (18.48%) TCP/IP
10 29 (15.76%) Wireless
11 27 (14.67%) Network Security
12 25 (13.59%) Cisco IOS
13 22 (11.96%) SSL
14 21 (11.41%) VoIP
15 18 (9.78%) OSPF
15 18 (9.78%) BGP
15 18 (9.78%) Internet
16 17 (9.24%) WLAN
17 16 (8.70%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.24%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.43%) MySQL
3 2 (1.09%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.54%) Data Mining
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 33 (17.93%) Finance
2 15 (8.15%) Telecoms
3 13 (7.07%) Back Office
3 13 (7.07%) Banking
3 13 (7.07%) Retail
4 8 (4.35%) Manufacturing
5 7 (3.80%) Games
6 6 (3.26%) Publishing
7 5 (2.72%) Multimedia
8 4 (2.17%) Law
8 4 (2.17%) Marketing
8 4 (2.17%) Electronics
8 4 (2.17%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (1.09%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.09%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 55 (29.89%) Network Engineer
2 31 (16.85%) Analyst
3 20 (10.87%) Team Leader
4 16 (8.70%) Network Analyst
5 14 (7.61%) Administrator
6 11 (5.98%) Network Security Engineer
6 11 (5.98%) Systems Engineer
6 11 (5.98%) Security Engineer
6 11 (5.98%) Operations Team Leader
7 10 (5.43%) Firewall Administrator
8 9 (4.89%) Network Support
8 9 (4.89%) Security Analyst
9 8 (4.35%) Network Security Analyst
10 7 (3.80%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 6 (3.26%) Support Analyst
11 6 (3.26%) Systems Analyst
12 5 (2.72%) Architect
12 5 (2.72%) Desktop Support
12 5 (2.72%) Support Engineer
12 5 (2.72%) 3rd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.63%) XML
1 3 (1.63%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.54%) SOAP
2 1 (0.54%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (9.24%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.70%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.52%) HP StoreVirtual
4 11 (5.98%) Online Banking
4 11 (5.98%) Computer Science
5 9 (4.89%) Replication
6 8 (4.35%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.17%) DTV
7 4 (2.17%) Private Cloud
8 3 (1.63%) Digital Media
8 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.63%) Clustering
8 3 (1.63%) iPhone
8 3 (1.63%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.09%) iPad
10 1 (0.54%) HP Storage
10 1 (0.54%) Kindle
10 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.54%) FMCG
10 1 (0.54%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 78 (42.39%) Windows
2 38 (20.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (15.76%) Windows Server 2012
4 27 (14.67%) Linux
5 26 (14.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 23 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 13 (7.07%) Data ONTAP
8 8 (4.35%) Mac OS
8 8 (4.35%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.80%) Windows 8
10 6 (3.26%) Android
11 5 (2.72%) UNIX
12 2 (1.09%) Windows Mobile
13 1 (0.54%) Debian
13 1 (0.54%) Ubuntu
13 1 (0.54%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (22.83%) ITIL
2 21 (11.41%) Mentoring
3 20 (10.87%) Network Monitoring
4 19 (10.33%) Change Management
5 18 (9.78%) PRINCE2
6 12 (6.52%) Network Design
7 11 (5.98%) Incident Management
7 11 (5.98%) Open Source
7 11 (5.98%) Network Management
8 10 (5.43%) Service Delivery
9 9 (4.89%) Disaster Recovery
10 7 (3.80%) Problem Management
10 7 (3.80%) SIEM
11 6 (3.26%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (2.72%) Load Balancing
12 5 (2.72%) Performance Management
12 5 (2.72%) Asset Management
12 5 (2.72%) Data Management
12 5 (2.72%) Capacity Planning
12 5 (2.72%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.43%) Python
1 10 (5.43%) PowerShell
2 9 (4.89%) Bash Shell
2 9 (4.89%) SQL
3 3 (1.63%) Lua
4 2 (1.09%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.54%) Perl
5 1 (0.54%) PHP
Qualifications
1 78 (42.39%) Cisco Certification
2 65 (35.33%) CCNA
3 36 (19.57%) CCNP
4 24 (13.04%) Degree
5 13 (7.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (6.52%) MCSE
6 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 11 (5.98%) SC Cleared
7 11 (5.98%) CCSA
7 11 (5.98%) CCSE
7 11 (5.98%) Security Cleared
8 7 (3.80%) HND
9 5 (2.72%) NCDA
10 4 (2.17%) VTSP
10 4 (2.17%) MOS
10 4 (2.17%) CEH
10 4 (2.17%) HNC
10 4 (2.17%) CISSP
10 4 (2.17%) SSCP
10 4 (2.17%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.80%) SLA
2 4 (2.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) QA
3 1 (0.54%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 57 (30.98%) Active Directory
2 42 (22.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (13.59%) vSphere
4 17 (9.24%) XenApp
5 9 (4.89%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.72%) DFS Replication
7 4 (2.17%) NFS
8 2 (1.09%) XenDesktop
8 2 (1.09%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.54%) pfSense
9 1 (0.54%) iptables
9 1 (0.54%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 29 (15.76%) SCCM
2 17 (9.24%) SCOM
3 13 (7.07%) SCVMM
3 13 (7.07%) CiscoWorks
4 4 (2.17%) Nagios
4 4 (2.17%) Backup Exec
4 4 (2.17%) SnapMirror
4 4 (2.17%) SnapVault
5 3 (1.63%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.09%) WSUS
7 1 (0.54%) HP NNM
7 1 (0.54%) OPNET
7 1 (0.54%) SolarWinds Orion
7 1 (0.54%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 66 (35.87%) Microsoft
2 61 (33.15%) CheckPoint
3 60 (32.61%) VMware
4 34 (18.48%) HP
5 26 (14.13%) F5
6 24 (13.04%) Juniper
7 22 (11.96%) Citrix
8 19 (10.33%) SolarWinds
9 16 (8.70%) McAfee
9 16 (8.70%) NetApp
10 15 (8.15%) Oracle
10 15 (8.15%) Mitel
10 15 (8.15%) Fortinet
11 14 (7.61%) EMC
11 14 (7.61%) Avaya
12 12 (6.52%) Riverbed
13 11 (5.98%) Blue Coat
14 9 (4.89%) SAP
15 8 (4.35%) Perforce
15 8 (4.35%) Brocade
Livingston, West Lothian
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £20000 - £25000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Experis Ltd
Posted: 12 hours ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum + FE Car + Training & Bens
Posted: 12 hours ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
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Salary: bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: Up to £37K DOE
Posted: 3 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Newton Blue
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Newton Blue
Salary: £31000 - £40000 per annum
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Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £36000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
People Source Consulting
Salary: £30000 - £38000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £30000 - £37000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 10 days ago
Glasgow
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Salary: £45000.00 - £50000.00 per annum + DOE
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