Period
to 23 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cisco Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered over the 6 months to 23 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
23 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 136 113 93
Rank change year-on-year -23 -20 +39
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 93 114 136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.73% 2.05% 2.59%
As % of the Qualifications category 7.99% 8.38% 10.30%
Number of salaries quoted 80 92 85
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £50,750 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.33% +26.88% -1.23%
10th Percentile £29,150 £19,250 £25,100
90th Percentile £67,500 £70,000 £55,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cisco Certification is in the Academic Qualifications and Professional Certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
Scotland
Permanent vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 1,164 1,361 1,320
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.68% 24.49% 25.17%
Number of salaries quoted 758 860 743
Scotland median annual salary £43,000 £41,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.61% -2.35% +6.25%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £25,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £66,250 £58,750
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +6.38% +4.44% -

Cisco Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Certification in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Cisco Certification in Scotland

Cisco Certification
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Certification in Scotland over the 6 months to 23 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Certification in Scotland

Cisco Certification
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 Certification within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +6 46 £45,000 -11.33% 7
Glasgow -20 31 £48,750 -15.22% 9
South Lanarkshire +9 5 £38,000 +85.37%
North Lanarkshire +3 1 - -
Lanarkshire 0 1 £46,000 +124.39%
Stirling - 1 £34,000 -
Cisco Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 23 October 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification 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 Scotland region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 83 (89.25%) Cisco
2 61 (65.59%) CCNP
3 55 (59.14%) CCNA
4 50 (53.76%) Firewall
5 42 (45.16%) WAN
6 39 (41.94%) Data Centre
7 33 (35.48%) Juniper
8 32 (34.41%) LAN
9 26 (27.96%) Network Security
10 24 (25.81%) F5
10 24 (25.81%) CheckPoint
10 24 (25.81%) Wireless
11 20 (21.51%) MPLS
11 20 (21.51%) CCIE
12 17 (18.28%) VMware
12 17 (18.28%) Presales
13 15 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
14 13 (13.98%) Load Balancing
14 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
14 13 (13.98%) HP
15 12 (12.90%) Finance
15 12 (12.90%) vCenter Server
15 12 (12.90%) Degree
16 11 (11.83%) JNCIP
16 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
16 11 (11.83%) ITIL
16 11 (11.83%) Windows
17 10 (10.75%) VoIP
17 10 (10.75%) CCDP
17 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development

Cisco Certification
Co-occurring 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 2 (2.15%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.08%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.53%) Office 365
3 6 (6.45%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (5.38%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (2.15%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 50 (53.76%) Firewall
2 42 (45.16%) WAN
3 32 (34.41%) LAN
4 26 (27.96%) Network Security
5 24 (25.81%) Wireless
6 20 (21.51%) MPLS
7 10 (10.75%) VoIP
8 9 (9.68%) BGP
8 9 (9.68%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (8.60%) Cisco Wireless
9 8 (8.60%) OSPF
10 7 (7.53%) TCP/IP
11 6 (6.45%) DNS
11 6 (6.45%) IPv4
11 6 (6.45%) Telepresence
11 6 (6.45%) Unified Communications
12 5 (5.38%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (5.38%) Wi-Fi
12 5 (5.38%) Wireless Security
13 3 (3.23%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.15%) SQL Server
General
1 12 (12.90%) Finance
2 4 (4.30%) Retail
2 4 (4.30%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 33 (35.48%) Network Engineer
2 19 (20.43%) Cisco Engineer
3 18 (19.35%) Architect
4 13 (13.98%) Network Architect
5 11 (11.83%) Project Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Cisco Architect
6 10 (10.75%) Cisco Network Architect
6 10 (10.75%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 10 (10.75%) Firewall Engineer
7 8 (8.60%) Cisco Solutions Architect
7 8 (8.60%) Solutions Architect
8 6 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Network Design Engineer
8 6 (6.45%) Unified Communications Engineer
9 5 (5.38%) 3rd Line Support
9 5 (5.38%) Analyst
9 5 (5.38%) Consultant
9 5 (5.38%) IP Architect
10 4 (4.30%) Check Point Consultant
10 4 (4.30%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 39 (41.94%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.45%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.45%) Computer Science
3 5 (5.38%) Hybrid Cloud
4 4 (4.30%) Driving Licence
4 4 (4.30%) NHS
4 4 (4.30%) PMI
5 3 (3.23%) IVR
6 2 (2.15%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.08%) Fintech
7 1 (1.08%) Self-Motivation
7 1 (1.08%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 11 (11.83%) Windows
2 4 (4.30%) Windows Server
3 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.08%) Linux
4 1 (1.08%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (18.28%) Presales
2 13 (13.98%) Load Balancing
2 13 (13.98%) Mentoring
3 11 (11.83%) ITIL
4 10 (10.75%) Agile Software Development
5 9 (9.68%) Information Security
5 9 (9.68%) Stakeholder Management
6 7 (7.53%) Programme Delivery
7 6 (6.45%) Cybersecurity
7 6 (6.45%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.45%) Network Management
7 6 (6.45%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.38%) Coaching
8 5 (5.38%) Information Security Management
8 5 (5.38%) PRINCE2
8 5 (5.38%) Security Management
9 4 (4.30%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.30%) Network Design
9 4 (4.30%) Performance Monitoring
9 4 (4.30%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.23%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.08%) C
2 1 (1.08%) SQL
Qualifications
1 61 (65.59%) CCNP
2 55 (59.14%) CCNA
3 20 (21.51%) CCIE
4 12 (12.90%) Degree
5 11 (11.83%) JNCIP
6 10 (10.75%) CCDP
7 9 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
8 8 (8.60%) CCIE Security
8 8 (8.60%) CCSA
8 8 (8.60%) CCSE
9 7 (7.53%) JNCIE
9 7 (7.53%) MCP
9 7 (7.53%) MCSA
9 7 (7.53%) Network+ Certification
10 6 (6.45%) CCENT
10 6 (6.45%) Computer Science Degree
11 5 (5.38%) CompTIA Security+
12 4 (4.30%) MCSE
12 4 (4.30%) PMI Certification
13 2 (2.15%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.45%) SLA
2 5 (5.38%) QA
3 1 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (16.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (7.53%) Active Directory
3 6 (6.45%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (5.38%) Hyper-V
5 2 (2.15%) Firmware
6 1 (1.08%) vSphere
6 1 (1.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 12 (12.90%) vCenter Server
2 7 (7.53%) FortiGate
3 6 (6.45%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (2.15%) SCCM
5 1 (1.08%) Backup Exec
5 1 (1.08%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (1.08%) SCOM
Vendors
1 83 (89.25%) Cisco
2 33 (35.48%) Juniper
3 24 (25.81%) CheckPoint
3 24 (25.81%) F5
4 17 (18.28%) VMware
5 13 (13.98%) HP
6 11 (11.83%) Microsoft
7 9 (9.68%) Citrix
8 7 (7.53%) Blue Coat
8 7 (7.53%) Zscaler
9 6 (6.45%) Google
10 5 (5.38%) Fortinet
10 5 (5.38%) Palo Alto
11 4 (4.30%) Extreme Networks
12 3 (3.23%) Forcepoint
12 3 (3.23%) Mitel
13 1 (1.08%) SolarWinds
13 1 (1.08%) Sophos
13 1 (1.08%) Symantec
13 1 (1.08%) Veeam