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 May 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
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco
Rank 72 90 64
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -26
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 91 89 112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 3.06% 2.33% 3.49%
As % of the Vendors category 7.51% 5.62% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 59 71 77
Average salary £42,500 £37,500 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £45,200
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £41,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -2.43%
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
1211 1584 1582
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 40.76% 41.48% 49.30%
Number of salaries quoted 785 1030 988
Average salary £45,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.49% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
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 29 May 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 29 May 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
Glasgow +16 39 £50,000 +25.00% 6
Edinburgh +22 36 £40,000 +8.41% 4
West Lothian - 4 £70,000 - 1
Highlands +2 3 £42,500 +41.66%
North Lanarkshire -3 3 £41,250 +26.92%
Aberdeen +17 2 £41,000 -17.17%
Fife +1 1 £28,000 -13.84%
Argyll and Bute -3 1 £47,500 -
Stirling -5 1 £57,500 +15.00%
Renfrewshire - 1 - -
Cisco
UK

Cisco
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 97 (50.52%) Firewall
2 87 (45.31%) Windows
3 82 (42.71%) Cisco Certification
4 72 (37.50%) WAN
5 69 (35.94%) LAN
6 68 (35.42%) CCNA
7 62 (32.29%) Microsoft
7 62 (32.29%) VMware
8 53 (27.60%) Windows Server 2008
9 52 (27.08%) Active Directory
9 52 (27.08%) CheckPoint
10 49 (25.52%) MS Exchange
11 45 (23.44%) SAN
12 44 (22.92%) MPLS
13 43 (22.40%) MS Excel
14 42 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
15 41 (21.35%) VPN
15 41 (21.35%) Wireless
16 40 (20.83%) CCNP
16 40 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
17 39 (20.31%) ITIL
18 38 (19.79%) HP
18 38 (19.79%) DHCP
19 37 (19.27%) DNS
20 34 (17.71%) Cisco ASA
21 32 (16.67%) VoIP
22 31 (16.15%) Windows Server 2003
23 30 (15.63%) Citrix
23 30 (15.63%) Finance
24 28 (14.58%) Network Security

Cisco
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 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 49 (25.52%) MS Exchange
2 20 (10.42%) Exchange Server 2010
3 16 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2007
4 15 (7.81%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 14 (7.29%) SharePoint
6 9 (4.69%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (3.13%) Lync
7 6 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (2.60%) Apache
9 4 (2.08%) IIS
10 3 (1.56%) SharePoint Server
11 1 (0.52%) Lotus Domino
11 1 (0.52%) WebSphere
11 1 (0.52%) nginx
11 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 43 (22.40%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.13%) MS Office
3 5 (2.60%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.60%) Google Apps
2 4 (2.08%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.04%) SaaS
3 2 (1.04%) Office 365
3 2 (1.04%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.52%) Symantec.cloud
4 1 (0.52%) Amazon S3
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 97 (50.52%) Firewall
2 72 (37.50%) WAN
3 69 (35.94%) LAN
4 45 (23.44%) SAN
5 44 (22.92%) MPLS
6 41 (21.35%) VPN
6 41 (21.35%) Wireless
7 38 (19.79%) DHCP
8 37 (19.27%) DNS
9 34 (17.71%) Cisco ASA
10 32 (16.67%) VoIP
11 28 (14.58%) Network Security
12 25 (13.02%) TCP/IP
13 18 (9.38%) SSL
14 17 (8.85%) EIGRP
15 16 (8.33%) OSPF
16 15 (7.81%) WLAN
16 15 (7.81%) Internet
17 14 (7.29%) HSRP
17 14 (7.29%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (7.29%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.56%) MySQL
2 3 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.04%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.52%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.04%) MSI
2 1 (0.52%) Subversion
2 1 (0.52%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.52%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.52%) Jenkins
General
1 30 (15.63%) Finance
2 13 (6.77%) Banking
2 13 (6.77%) Retail
3 9 (4.69%) Telecoms
3 9 (4.69%) Back Office
4 5 (2.60%) Publishing
5 4 (2.08%) Law
5 4 (2.08%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.08%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.04%) German Language
6 2 (1.04%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.04%) Local Government
7 1 (0.52%) Billing
7 1 (0.52%) Japanese Language
7 1 (0.52%) Korean Language
7 1 (0.52%) Spanish Language
7 1 (0.52%) Thai Language
7 1 (0.52%) Mandarin Language
7 1 (0.52%) French Language
Job Titles
1 45 (23.44%) Network Engineer
2 35 (18.23%) Analyst
3 14 (7.29%) Administrator
4 13 (6.77%) Team Leader
4 13 (6.77%) Security Engineer
5 12 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
5 12 (6.25%) Network Security Engineer
6 10 (5.21%) Firewall Administrator
6 10 (5.21%) Network Analyst
7 9 (4.69%) Architect
7 9 (4.69%) Security Analyst
7 9 (4.69%) Network Support
8 8 (4.17%) Network Security Analyst
8 8 (4.17%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 7 (3.65%) Support Analyst
9 7 (3.65%) Support Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 7 (3.65%) Network Specialist
9 7 (3.65%) Senior Network Specialist
10 6 (3.13%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.65%) XML
2 3 (1.56%) Regular Expression
3 2 (1.04%) COM
4 1 (0.52%) SOAP
4 1 (0.52%) Ruby on Rails
4 1 (0.52%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.98%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (7.81%) Data Centre
3 13 (6.77%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.73%) Online Banking
5 10 (5.21%) Replication
5 10 (5.21%) Blackberry
6 9 (4.69%) Management Information System
7 7 (3.65%) Kindle
8 4 (2.08%) Private Cloud
8 4 (2.08%) Clustering
9 3 (1.56%) PKI
9 3 (1.56%) iPhone
9 3 (1.56%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.56%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.04%) iPad
10 2 (1.04%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.52%) PMI
11 1 (0.52%) PDA
11 1 (0.52%) CCTV
11 1 (0.52%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 87 (45.31%) Windows
2 53 (27.60%) Windows Server 2008
3 40 (20.83%) Windows Server 2012
4 31 (16.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 26 (13.54%) Linux
6 21 (10.94%) Windows 7
7 9 (4.69%) Windows XP
8 7 (3.65%) Mac OS
9 6 (3.13%) Windows 8
9 6 (3.13%) UNIX
10 5 (2.60%) Android
11 2 (1.04%) CentOS
11 2 (1.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.04%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.52%) AIX
12 1 (0.52%) Solaris
12 1 (0.52%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.52%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.31%) ITIL
2 23 (11.98%) Mentoring
3 21 (10.94%) Service Delivery
4 17 (8.85%) Network Monitoring
5 16 (8.33%) Network Design
5 16 (8.33%) Change Management
6 13 (6.77%) Network Management
7 11 (5.73%) Asset Management
8 10 (5.21%) Incident Management
8 10 (5.21%) PRINCE2
9 9 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
9 9 (4.69%) SIEM
10 7 (3.65%) Capacity Planning
11 6 (3.13%) Network Architecture
12 5 (2.60%) Data Management
12 5 (2.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (2.60%) ITSM
12 5 (2.60%) Load Balancing
12 5 (2.60%) Data Protection
12 5 (2.60%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (8.33%) SQL
2 6 (3.13%) PHP
3 5 (2.60%) Perl
3 5 (2.60%) PowerShell
4 2 (1.04%) Bash Shell
4 2 (1.04%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.04%) Python
5 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 82 (42.71%) Cisco Certification
2 68 (35.42%) CCNA
3 40 (20.83%) CCNP
4 24 (12.50%) Degree
5 12 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
6 11 (5.73%) CCSA
6 11 (5.73%) CCSE
7 10 (5.21%) MCSE
8 9 (4.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (3.65%) HND
10 6 (3.13%) Security Cleared
10 6 (3.13%) SC Cleared
11 5 (2.60%) MCSA
11 5 (2.60%) SSCP
11 5 (2.60%) CISSP
11 5 (2.60%) CEH
11 5 (2.60%) NCDA
12 4 (2.08%) VTSP
12 4 (2.08%) CWNA
12 4 (2.08%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.33%) SLA
2 7 (3.65%) ISO 9001
3 5 (2.60%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.04%) QA
5 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 52 (27.08%) Active Directory
2 42 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 25 (13.02%) vSphere
4 13 (6.77%) XenApp
5 11 (5.73%) Hyper-V
6 5 (2.60%) NFS
6 5 (2.60%) XenDesktop
6 5 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
7 4 (2.08%) Firmware
8 2 (1.04%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.52%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.52%) Samba
9 1 (0.52%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.52%) iptables
9 1 (0.52%) pfSense
9 1 (0.52%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 23 (11.98%) SCCM
2 18 (9.38%) SCOM
3 14 (7.29%) CiscoWorks
4 9 (4.69%) SCVMM
5 5 (2.60%) Backup Exec
6 4 (2.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.08%) Nagios
7 2 (1.04%) McAfee ePO
7 2 (1.04%) WSUS
7 2 (1.04%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.52%) HP NNM
8 1 (0.52%) OPNET
8 1 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.52%) OpenAM
8 1 (0.52%) AirWatch
8 1 (0.52%) Business Desktop Deployment
8 1 (0.52%) Cacti
8 1 (0.52%) Puppet
8 1 (0.52%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 62 (32.29%) Microsoft
1 62 (32.29%) VMware
2 52 (27.08%) CheckPoint
3 38 (19.79%) HP
4 30 (15.63%) Citrix
5 27 (14.06%) SolarWinds
6 23 (11.98%) Juniper
7 22 (11.46%) F5
8 20 (10.42%) EMC
9 17 (8.85%) Fortinet
10 16 (8.33%) McAfee
11 15 (7.81%) Mitel
12 14 (7.29%) SonicWALL
13 13 (6.77%) Avaya
13 13 (6.77%) Riverbed
14 11 (5.73%) NetApp
14 11 (5.73%) Dell
15 9 (4.69%) Oracle
16 8 (4.17%) Symantec
16 8 (4.17%) Red Hat
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