Period
to 25 September 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 25 September 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
25 Sep 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 54 81 65
Rank change year-on-year +27 -16 +6
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 15 80 86
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in Edinburgh 2.24% 3.23% 3.42%
As % of the Vendors category 7.73% 9.06% 9.25%
Number of salaries quoted 6 57 101
Median annual salary £50,250 £45,162 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.27% -9.68% -13.04%
10th Percentile £41,000 £30,000 £37,500
90th Percentile £53,750 £71,250 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -14.29%

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 194 883 930
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 28.96% 35.68% 36.98%
Number of salaries quoted 112 507 588
Median annual salary £50,000 £45,162 £45,915
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.71% -1.64% +8.04%
10th Percentile £32,550 £28,750 £28,250
90th Percentile £63,625 £71,250 £75,000
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Edinburgh

Cisco
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Cisco in Edinburgh.

Salary trend for Cisco in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 8 (53.33%) Windows
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 5 (33.33%) Finance
4 4 (26.67%) Palo Alto
4 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
4 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 4 (26.67%) IIS
4 4 (26.67%) Citrix
4 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (26.67%) DNS
4 4 (26.67%) CCNA
5 3 (20.00%) BGP
5 3 (20.00%) Web Services
5 3 (20.00%) Apache
5 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 3 (20.00%) LAN
5 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
5 3 (20.00%) Veeam
5 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (20.00%) SSH
5 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
5 3 (20.00%) vSphere
5 3 (20.00%) F5

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 4 (26.67%) IIS
2 3 (20.00%) Apache
3 2 (13.33%) Skype for Business
4 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Azure
1 2 (13.33%) Office 365
2 1 (6.67%) AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) Firewall
2 5 (33.33%) WAN
3 4 (26.67%) DNS
3 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
4 3 (20.00%) BGP
4 3 (20.00%) LAN
4 3 (20.00%) SSH
4 3 (20.00%) VPN
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
5 2 (13.33%) DHCP
5 2 (13.33%) EIGRP
5 2 (13.33%) Internet
5 2 (13.33%) Network Security
5 2 (13.33%) Skype
5 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications
5 2 (13.33%) VoIP
6 1 (6.67%) H.323
6 1 (6.67%) OSPF
6 1 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 5 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Financial Institution
3 1 (6.67%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 5 (33.33%) IT Support
2 4 (26.67%) Network Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) IT Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Operations Engineer
4 2 (13.33%) Support Analyst
4 2 (13.33%) Unified Communications Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (6.67%) Network Administrator
5 1 (6.67%) Network Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Network Operations Manager
5 1 (6.67%) Network Team Leader
5 1 (6.67%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (13.33%) Microsoft Licensing
3 1 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (53.33%) Windows
2 7 (46.67%) Linux
3 4 (26.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Load Balancing
2 3 (20.00%) Problem-Solving
3 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
3 2 (13.33%) DevOps
3 2 (13.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 2 (13.33%) Migration
3 2 (13.33%) Software Licensing
3 2 (13.33%) Storage Management
3 2 (13.33%) Systems Engineering
4 1 (6.67%) Asset Management
4 1 (6.67%) Capacity Management
4 1 (6.67%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (6.67%) Data Loss Prevention
4 1 (6.67%) Information Security
4 1 (6.67%) Network Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) Process Improvement
4 1 (6.67%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (6.67%) Security Patching
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Debt
4 1 (6.67%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (6.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) CCNA
1 4 (26.67%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Master's Degree
System Software
1 8 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (20.00%) vSphere
4 1 (6.67%) Hyper-V
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) FortiGate
2 2 (13.33%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (13.33%) Puppet
3 1 (6.67%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 7 (46.67%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Palo Alto
4 3 (20.00%) F5
4 3 (20.00%) Veeam
5 2 (13.33%) Juniper
5 2 (13.33%) SolarWinds
6 1 (6.67%) Blue Coat
6 1 (6.67%) CheckPoint
6 1 (6.67%) Forcepoint
6 1 (6.67%) Symantec