Period
to 20 February 2020

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 20 February 2020 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
20 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 80 70 53
Rank change year-on-year -10 -17 -17
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 50 87 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.68% 3.51% 4.27%
As % of the Vendors category 8.04% 9.94% 12.45%
Number of salaries quoted 25 70 96
Edinburgh median annual salary £42,500 £62,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.00% +38.89% +20.00%
10th Percentile £30,500 £37,500 £29,750
90th Percentile £66,350 £72,500 £65,625
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £53,925 £45,000
% change year-on-year -11.91% +19.83% +13.84%

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 622 875 932
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 33.33% 35.31% 34.28%
Number of salaries quoted 328 549 598
Edinburgh median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £26,100 £29,108 £28,250
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 20 February 2020.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 20 February 2020, 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 28 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 26 (52.00%) Firewall
3 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (44.00%) Windows
4 19 (38.00%) PowerShell
5 17 (34.00%) Office 365
6 16 (32.00%) Skype
7 15 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
7 15 (30.00%) VMware
8 14 (28.00%) Azure
8 14 (28.00%) VPN
8 14 (28.00%) Finance
8 14 (28.00%) Palo Alto
9 13 (26.00%) Skype for Business
9 13 (26.00%) Cisco ASA
10 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (22.00%) Problem-Solving
12 10 (20.00%) CCNP
12 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
13 9 (18.00%) WSUS
13 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
13 9 (18.00%) Virtual Servers
13 9 (18.00%) Unified Communications
13 9 (18.00%) Windows 10
14 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
14 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
14 8 (16.00%) DNS
14 8 (16.00%) WAN
15 7 (14.00%) DHCP

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 13 (26.00%) Skype for Business
2 4 (8.00%) IIS
3 2 (4.00%) OpenStack
3 2 (4.00%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Domino
4 1 (2.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 8 (16.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 17 (34.00%) Office 365
2 14 (28.00%) Azure
3 6 (12.00%) AWS
4 3 (6.00%) Azure Active Directory
5 2 (4.00%) GitHub
5 2 (4.00%) SaaS
6 1 (2.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 26 (52.00%) Firewall
2 16 (32.00%) Skype
3 14 (28.00%) VPN
4 13 (26.00%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (18.00%) Unified Communications
6 8 (16.00%) DNS
6 8 (16.00%) WAN
7 7 (14.00%) DHCP
7 7 (14.00%) Network Security
7 7 (14.00%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (10.00%) SAN
9 4 (8.00%) MPLS
9 4 (8.00%) TCP/IP
9 4 (8.00%) VoIP
9 4 (8.00%) WebEx
10 3 (6.00%) Cisco Firepower
10 3 (6.00%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (6.00%) Cisco Wireless
10 3 (6.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (4.00%) Redis
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 2 (4.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (4.00%) Jenkins
1 2 (4.00%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (28.00%) Finance
2 6 (12.00%) Law
3 2 (4.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (2.00%) Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.00%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.00%) Public Sector
4 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 7 (14.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) Firewall Engineer
2 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (12.00%) Senior Firewall Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Administrator
3 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support
3 5 (10.00%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Network Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) IT Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) IT Security Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) IT Systems Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Security Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Specialist
5 3 (6.00%) Cisco Network Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Data Centre Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Data Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) .NET
1 2 (4.00%) .NET Core
1 2 (4.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (4.00%) Elastic Stack
1 2 (4.00%) Node.js
1 2 (4.00%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.00%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (10.00%) Private Cloud
3 4 (8.00%) Cyberthreat
3 4 (8.00%) Data Centre
3 4 (8.00%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 2 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
4 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Licensing
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 22 (44.00%) Windows
2 9 (18.00%) Windows 10
3 8 (16.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (10.00%) VMS
5 4 (8.00%) Linux
6 2 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (30.00%) Cybersecurity
2 11 (22.00%) Problem-Solving
3 9 (18.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 6 (12.00%) Analytics
4 6 (12.00%) Data Loss Prevention
4 6 (12.00%) Data Security
4 6 (12.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 6 (12.00%) Kalman Filter
4 6 (12.00%) Security Architecture
4 6 (12.00%) Security Operations
4 6 (12.00%) SIEM
4 6 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 6 (12.00%) Threat Management
5 5 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 5 (10.00%) Resource Allocation
5 5 (10.00%) Server Management
5 5 (10.00%) Server Patching
6 4 (8.00%) Capacity Management
6 4 (8.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 4 (8.00%) IT Strategy
Programming Languages
1 19 (38.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (14.00%) Bash Shell
3 5 (10.00%) VBScript
4 4 (8.00%) VB
5 2 (4.00%) Go
5 2 (4.00%) Groovy
6 1 (2.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) CCNP
1 10 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (14.00%) CCNA
2 7 (14.00%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.00%) SC Cleared
4 4 (8.00%) A+ Certification
4 4 (8.00%) Degree
4 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (8.00%) Network+ Certification
4 4 (8.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (4.00%) CCIE
5 2 (4.00%) CCSA
5 2 (4.00%) CCSE
5 2 (4.00%) CCSM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (6.00%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (56.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (18.00%) Virtual Servers
4 5 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 5 (10.00%) vCloud
4 5 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (10.00%) vSphere
5 4 (8.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 4 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 2 (4.00%) Docker
7 1 (2.00%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 9 (18.00%) WSUS
2 6 (12.00%) vCenter Server
3 5 (10.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco CUCM
4 3 (6.00%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (6.00%) Single Sign-On
4 3 (6.00%) Stealthwatch
5 2 (4.00%) Ansible
5 2 (4.00%) Grafana
5 2 (4.00%) Kubernetes
5 2 (4.00%) Prometheus
5 2 (4.00%) Terraform
5 2 (4.00%) ZABBIX
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 22 (44.00%) Microsoft
2 15 (30.00%) VMware
3 14 (28.00%) Palo Alto
4 7 (14.00%) CheckPoint
5 6 (12.00%) CyberArk
5 6 (12.00%) ServiceNow
5 6 (12.00%) Splunk
5 6 (12.00%) Symantec
6 5 (10.00%) Aruba
6 5 (10.00%) HP
6 5 (10.00%) Juniper
6 5 (10.00%) Meraki
7 4 (8.00%) Citrix
7 4 (8.00%) Veeam
8 3 (6.00%) BT
8 3 (6.00%) IronPort
9 2 (4.00%) Dell
10 1 (2.00%) Lotus
10 1 (2.00%) Red Hat
10 1 (2.00%) Veritas