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 salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco
UK / Scotland
Rank 68 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +9
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 69 110 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.08% 3.71% 3.33%
As % of the Vendors category 7.55% 8.26% 8.43%
Number of salaries quoted 45 69 73
Median salary £41,500 £44,000 £36,878
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.68% +19.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,100 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +1.19%

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
914 1332 1257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.77% 44.95% 39.53%
Number of salaries quoted 594 806 812
Median salary £42,000 £43,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +8.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £30,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
-1.17% +2.40%

Cisco
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of job ads across the Scotland region citing Cisco as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 25 February 2017.

Cisco Salary Histogram in Scotland

Cisco
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +5 35 £45,000 +1.12% 3
Glasgow -9 25 £40,750 -9.44% 3
West Lothian -3 4 £35,108 +3.75%
Strathclyde - 1 - -
South Ayrshire - 1 £39,000 -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 132 (61.11%) Firewall
2 99 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
3 79 (36.57%) CheckPoint
4 76 (35.19%) LAN
5 70 (32.41%) WAN
6 68 (31.48%) CCNP
7 66 (30.56%) Windows
8 64 (29.63%) Data Centre
9 51 (23.61%) Network Security
10 49 (22.69%) MPLS
11 48 (22.22%) CCNA
12 47 (21.76%) F5
13 45 (20.83%) VMware
14 44 (20.37%) Active Directory
15 43 (19.91%) Wireless
16 42 (19.44%) ITIL
17 41 (18.98%) Finance
18 38 (17.59%) Juniper
19 37 (17.13%) VPN
20 36 (16.67%) Linux
20 36 (16.67%) OSPF
20 36 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
21 34 (15.74%) BGP
21 34 (15.74%) DNS
21 34 (15.74%) Microsoft
21 34 (15.74%) Network Design
22 32 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
23 31 (14.35%) Windows Server
24 28 (12.96%) VoIP
24 28 (12.96%) Fortinet

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (5.56%) IIS
2 11 (5.09%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.70%) Apache
3 8 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (3.70%) Skype for Business
4 7 (3.24%) Tomcat
5 6 (2.78%) SharePoint
6 5 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.39%) Confluence
7 3 (1.39%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.93%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.46%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (7.41%) MS Excel
2 7 (3.24%) MS Office
3 6 (2.78%) MS Visio
4 5 (2.31%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 12 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.70%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (3.70%) Office 365
3 7 (3.24%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.39%) IaaS
5 2 (0.93%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.46%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 132 (61.11%) Firewall
2 76 (35.19%) LAN
3 70 (32.41%) WAN
4 51 (23.61%) Network Security
5 49 (22.69%) MPLS
6 43 (19.91%) Wireless
7 37 (17.13%) VPN
8 36 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
8 36 (16.67%) OSPF
9 34 (15.74%) BGP
9 34 (15.74%) DNS
10 28 (12.96%) VoIP
11 26 (12.04%) EIGRP
12 25 (11.57%) TCP/IP
13 23 (10.65%) Spanning Tree
14 20 (9.26%) Cisco Nexus
14 20 (9.26%) IPsec
15 19 (8.80%) Cisco IOS
15 19 (8.80%) DHCP
16 16 (7.41%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (6.94%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.09%) MySQL
3 7 (3.24%) NoSQL
4 6 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 4 (1.85%) Relational Database
6 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (1.39%) SQL Server 2014
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (3.70%) Git (software)
2 6 (2.78%) Subversion
3 4 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
4 3 (1.39%) JIRA
General
1 41 (18.98%) Finance
2 20 (9.26%) Telecoms
3 17 (7.87%) Retail
4 11 (5.09%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (4.17%) Games
6 5 (2.31%) Banking
7 2 (0.93%) Back Office
8 1 (0.46%) Electronics
8 1 (0.46%) German Language
8 1 (0.46%) Legal
Job Titles
1 61 (28.24%) Network Engineer
2 39 (18.06%) Analyst
3 30 (13.89%) Consultant
4 24 (11.11%) Network Consultant
5 20 (9.26%) Network Analyst
5 20 (9.26%) Support Engineer
6 19 (8.80%) Cisco Engineer
6 19 (8.80%) Senior Analyst
7 18 (8.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
8 17 (7.87%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 16 (7.41%) Senior Network Engineer
10 15 (6.94%) Security Analyst
11 12 (5.56%) Senior Network Analyst
12 11 (5.09%) Network Security Consultant
12 11 (5.09%) Security Consultant
12 11 (5.09%) Systems Engineer
13 10 (4.63%) Data Engineer
13 10 (4.63%) Data Network Engineer
13 10 (4.63%) Network Specialist
14 9 (4.17%) IT Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.70%) 802.1X
1 8 (3.70%) LAMP
1 8 (3.70%) Web Services
2 6 (2.78%) SAX
3 5 (2.31%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 64 (29.63%) Data Centre
2 10 (4.63%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.63%) EMC VNX
3 8 (3.70%) Private Cloud
3 8 (3.70%) VxBlock/Vblock
4 7 (3.24%) Driving Licence
4 7 (3.24%) Management Information System
5 6 (2.78%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.31%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (2.31%) PKI
7 2 (0.93%) Blackberry
7 2 (0.93%) Hybrid Cloud
7 2 (0.93%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.46%) EPoS
8 1 (0.46%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.46%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.46%) FMCG
8 1 (0.46%) iPhone
8 1 (0.46%) Linux Command Line
8 1 (0.46%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 66 (30.56%) Windows
2 36 (16.67%) Linux
3 31 (14.35%) Windows Server
4 18 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (7.87%) Windows Server 2008
6 13 (6.02%) Unix
7 10 (4.63%) Ubuntu
8 8 (3.70%) Windows 2000
8 8 (3.70%) Windows XP
9 7 (3.24%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 7 (3.24%) Windows 7
9 7 (3.24%) Windows Server 2003
10 6 (2.78%) OpenVMS
11 4 (1.85%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.39%) CentOS
12 3 (1.39%) Windows 10
13 2 (0.93%) Data ONTAP
14 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (19.44%) ITIL
2 34 (15.74%) Network Design
3 18 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
4 14 (6.48%) Network Management
5 13 (6.02%) DevOps
6 12 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (5.56%) ITIL V3
7 11 (5.09%) High Availability
7 11 (5.09%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (5.09%) Project Management
8 10 (4.63%) Change Management
8 10 (4.63%) Information Security
8 10 (4.63%) Line Management
9 9 (4.17%) Configuration Management
9 9 (4.17%) Time Management
10 8 (3.70%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 8 (3.70%) Load Balancing
10 8 (3.70%) Mentoring
11 6 (2.78%) Anomaly Detection
11 6 (2.78%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (9.72%) PowerShell
2 19 (8.80%) SQL
3 9 (4.17%) Bash Shell
4 8 (3.70%) Python
5 3 (1.39%) C#
6 1 (0.46%) PHP
Qualifications
1 99 (45.83%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (31.48%) CCNP
3 48 (22.22%) CCNA
4 16 (7.41%) CCSE
4 16 (7.41%) Degree
5 14 (6.48%) CCIE
5 14 (6.48%) CCSA
6 11 (5.09%) CCSP
7 10 (4.63%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (4.17%) MCSE
9 5 (2.31%) HND
9 5 (2.31%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.85%) CCDP
10 4 (1.85%) CCMSE
10 4 (1.85%) CCSM
10 4 (1.85%) JNCIE
10 4 (1.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (1.39%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
11 3 (1.39%) MCITP
11 3 (1.39%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.02%) SLA
2 4 (1.85%) QA
3 2 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.46%) COBIT
4 1 (0.46%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 44 (20.37%) Active Directory
2 32 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (7.87%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.63%) vSphere
5 6 (2.78%) Virtual Servers
6 4 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (1.85%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.39%) ProxySG
7 3 (1.39%) XenApp
8 2 (0.93%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.93%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.93%) UAG
8 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.46%) BitLocker
9 1 (0.46%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.46%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.46%) Xen
9 1 (0.46%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (10.19%) FortiGate
2 13 (6.02%) Opscode Chef
2 13 (6.02%) Puppet
3 10 (4.63%) Nagios
4 9 (4.17%) Cacti
4 9 (4.17%) SCCM
5 6 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
5 6 (2.78%) SolarWinds Orion
6 5 (2.31%) Check_MK
7 4 (1.85%) Ansible
8 3 (1.39%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.93%) HAProxy
9 2 (0.93%) Iperf
9 2 (0.93%) SCOM
9 2 (0.93%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
9 2 (0.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 2 (0.93%) vRealize
10 1 (0.46%) cPanel
10 1 (0.46%) Failover Clustering
10 1 (0.46%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 79 (36.57%) CheckPoint
2 47 (21.76%) F5
3 45 (20.83%) VMware
4 38 (17.59%) Juniper
5 34 (15.74%) Microsoft
6 28 (12.96%) Fortinet
7 20 (9.26%) Citrix
8 18 (8.33%) SolarWinds
9 17 (7.87%) Splunk
10 15 (6.94%) EMC
10 15 (6.94%) Nokia
11 14 (6.48%) Palo Alto
12 10 (4.63%) Aruba
12 10 (4.63%) NetApp
13 9 (4.17%) Brocade
13 9 (4.17%) HP
13 9 (4.17%) Sourcefire
14 7 (3.24%) Avaya
14 7 (3.24%) Blue Coat
14 7 (3.24%) Oracle
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