Period
to 21 January 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 21 January 2019 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.

Cisco
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 73 52 36
Rank change year-on-year -21 -16 +34
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 76 108 126
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 3.15% 4.16% 5.80%
As % of the Vendors category 8.87% 11.64% 13.64%
Number of salaries quoted 61 92 64
Edinburgh median annual salary £62,500 £51,750 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.77% +38.00% -16.67%
10th Percentile £37,500 £29,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £65,000 £58,375
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £39,057
% change year-on-year +5.26% +21.62% -7.52%

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Edinburgh.

All Vendors
Edinburgh
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 857 928 924
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 35.55% 35.77% 42.54%
Number of salaries quoted 535 595 617
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -
10th Percentile £30,850 £28,500 £29,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £66,250 £73,750
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £44,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +3.66%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Edinburgh

Cisco
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cisco in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Cisco in Edinburgh

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Edinburgh over the 6 months to 21 January 2019.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2019, IT jobs citing Cisco also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Edinburgh region with a requirement for Cisco.

1 49 (64.47%) Cisco Certification
2 46 (60.53%) Firewall
3 44 (57.89%) CCNP
4 39 (51.32%) Data Centre
5 38 (50.00%) Wireless
6 37 (48.68%) WAN
7 34 (44.74%) Network Security
8 33 (43.42%) Presales
9 32 (42.11%) LAN
10 25 (32.89%) VMware
11 21 (27.63%) Technical Leadership
12 20 (26.32%) Cisco Wireless
13 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
14 16 (21.05%) Wireless Security
14 16 (21.05%) CCDP
14 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
14 16 (21.05%) Mentoring
15 15 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
15 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
16 14 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
16 14 (18.42%) Juniper
16 14 (18.42%) F5
17 13 (17.11%) CheckPoint
18 11 (14.47%) CCNA
19 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
19 10 (13.16%) Windows
20 9 (11.84%) Unified Communications
20 9 (11.84%) Office 365
20 9 (11.84%) Telepresence
21 8 (10.53%) vCenter Server

Cisco
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (2.63%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) OpenStack
2 1 (1.32%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (6.58%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (19.74%) Amazon AWS
3 9 (11.84%) Office 365
4 7 (9.21%) Google Cloud Platform
5 1 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 46 (60.53%) Firewall
2 38 (50.00%) Wireless
3 37 (48.68%) WAN
4 34 (44.74%) Network Security
5 32 (42.11%) LAN
6 20 (26.32%) Cisco Wireless
7 16 (21.05%) Wireless Security
8 14 (18.42%) Cisco ASA
9 9 (11.84%) Telepresence
9 9 (11.84%) Unified Communications
10 8 (10.53%) MPLS
11 6 (7.89%) IPv4
12 5 (6.58%) Cisco IOS
13 4 (5.26%) VPN
14 3 (3.95%) NetScaler
14 3 (3.95%) Structured Cabling
14 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
15 2 (2.63%) BGP
15 2 (2.63%) SAN
15 2 (2.63%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.58%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (7.89%) Finance
2 2 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (1.32%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.32%) Retail
3 1 (1.32%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 29 (38.16%) Architect
1 29 (38.16%) Cisco Architect
2 23 (30.26%) Cisco Network Architect
2 23 (30.26%) Network Architect
3 21 (27.63%) Network Engineer
4 16 (21.05%) Cisco Solutions Architect
4 16 (21.05%) Solutions Architect
5 8 (10.53%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (9.21%) Firewall Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Azure Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 6 (7.89%) Cloud Architect
7 6 (7.89%) Network Design Engineer
8 5 (6.58%) IT Manager
9 4 (5.26%) Project Engineer
9 4 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
10 3 (3.95%) Infrastructure Team Leader
10 3 (3.95%) Senior Network Project Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Senior Project Manager
10 3 (3.95%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.95%) SAML
2 1 (1.32%) Elastic Stack
2 1 (1.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (51.32%) Data Centre
2 7 (9.21%) Private Cloud
3 6 (7.89%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (1.32%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.32%) Fintech
4 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.32%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (13.16%) Windows
2 8 (10.53%) Linux
3 6 (7.89%) Windows Server
4 5 (6.58%) Mac OS
4 5 (6.58%) Windows 10
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.63%) Unix
6 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (43.42%) Presales
2 21 (27.63%) Technical Leadership
3 18 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (21.05%) Mentoring
5 8 (10.53%) Project Management
6 6 (7.89%) Computer Science
6 6 (7.89%) DevOps
6 6 (7.89%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (7.89%) Network Design
6 6 (7.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (6.58%) Data Privacy
7 5 (6.58%) Information Security
7 5 (6.58%) Load Balancing
7 5 (6.58%) Problem-Solving
7 5 (6.58%) Process Improvement
8 4 (5.26%) Programme Delivery
9 3 (3.95%) Change Control
9 3 (3.95%) Customer Requirements
9 3 (3.95%) Network Management
9 3 (3.95%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.32%) C
1 1 (1.32%) R
Qualifications
1 49 (64.47%) Cisco Certification
2 44 (57.89%) CCNP
3 16 (21.05%) CCDP
4 11 (14.47%) CCNA
5 6 (7.89%) Computer Science Degree
5 6 (7.89%) Degree
6 5 (6.58%) CCIE
7 4 (5.26%) CCIE Security
7 4 (5.26%) CCSA
7 4 (5.26%) CCSE
7 4 (5.26%) JNCIP
8 3 (3.95%) PMI Certification
8 3 (3.95%) PMP
9 1 (1.32%) MCSA
9 1 (1.32%) MCSE
9 1 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (19.74%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (7.89%) VMware NSX
3 3 (3.95%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.63%) Active Directory
4 2 (2.63%) Firmware
5 1 (1.32%) Docker
5 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (10.53%) vCenter Server
2 4 (5.26%) FortiGate
3 2 (2.63%) Ansible
3 2 (2.63%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (1.32%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (1.32%) Grafana
4 1 (1.32%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.32%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (1.32%) Prometheus
4 1 (1.32%) Puppet
4 1 (1.32%) Terraform
4 1 (1.32%) vRealize
4 1 (1.32%) vRealize Orchestrator
4 1 (1.32%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 25 (32.89%) VMware
2 14 (18.42%) F5
2 14 (18.42%) Juniper
3 13 (17.11%) CheckPoint
4 10 (13.16%) Microsoft
5 5 (6.58%) Meraki
5 5 (6.58%) Palo Alto
6 4 (5.26%) Blue Coat
6 4 (5.26%) Fortinet
6 4 (5.26%) HP
6 4 (5.26%) Zscaler
7 3 (3.95%) Citrix
8 1 (1.32%) EMC
8 1 (1.32%) Infoblox
8 1 (1.32%) NetApp
8 1 (1.32%) ProCurve
8 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.32%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.32%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.32%) Splunk