Period
to 22 July 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 22 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
22 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 152 146 120
Rank change year-on-year -6 -26 +27
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 86 76 128
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.51% 1.44% 2.20%
As % of the Qualifications category 6.91% 6.13% 8.18%
Number of salaries quoted 66 67 82
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £47,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -10.53% +18.75% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £31,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £63,125 £67,500 £55,000
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 1,245 1,239 1,565
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.89% 23.51% 26.91%
Number of salaries quoted 822 774 902
Scotland median annual salary £40,000 £42,500 £43,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.88% -1.16% +4.24%
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,250 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £65,675 £61,250
UK median annual salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year +11.11% -1.10% +1.11%

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 22 July 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 22 July 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 +15 44 £42,500 -22.73% 3
Glasgow -23 23 £42,500 -10.53% 6
South Lanarkshire - 4 £37,750 - 1
Stirling - 2 £34,000 -
Aberdeen -5 1 - -
Lanarkshire - 1 £46,000 -
Cisco Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 77 (89.53%) Cisco
2 64 (74.42%) CCNA
3 58 (67.44%) CCNP
4 49 (56.98%) Firewall
5 39 (45.35%) Data Centre
6 38 (44.19%) LAN
7 36 (41.86%) WAN
8 26 (30.23%) CheckPoint
9 25 (29.07%) Wireless
9 25 (29.07%) F5
10 20 (23.26%) Presales
11 18 (20.93%) VMware
11 18 (20.93%) Juniper
12 17 (19.77%) VMware Infrastructure
13 16 (18.60%) Unified Communications
13 16 (18.60%) Telepresence
13 16 (18.60%) VoIP
14 14 (16.28%) vCenter Server
14 14 (16.28%) VMware ESXi
14 14 (16.28%) Network Security
15 13 (15.12%) Cisco CUCM
15 13 (15.12%) JNCIP
15 13 (15.12%) HP
16 12 (13.95%) ITIL
17 11 (12.79%) MPLS
17 11 (12.79%) CCIE
17 11 (12.79%) Cisco ASA
18 10 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
18 10 (11.63%) Cisco Wireless
18 10 (11.63%) OSPF

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 4 (4.65%) MS Exchange
2 2 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (2.33%) JBoss
2 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
2 2 (2.33%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.33%) WildFly
3 1 (1.16%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 10 (11.63%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (8.14%) Amazon AWS
3 7 (8.14%) Office 365
4 4 (4.65%) IaaS
5 3 (3.49%) PaaS
5 3 (3.49%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (56.98%) Firewall
2 38 (44.19%) LAN
3 36 (41.86%) WAN
4 25 (29.07%) Wireless
5 16 (18.60%) Telepresence
5 16 (18.60%) Unified Communications
5 16 (18.60%) VoIP
6 14 (16.28%) Network Security
7 11 (12.79%) Cisco ASA
7 11 (12.79%) MPLS
8 10 (11.63%) Cisco Wireless
8 10 (11.63%) OSPF
9 9 (10.47%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (9.30%) VPN
11 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
12 4 (4.65%) Wireshark
12 4 (4.65%) WLAN
13 3 (3.49%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
13 3 (3.49%) IPsec
13 3 (3.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.33%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (1.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 9 (10.47%) Retail
2 8 (9.30%) Finance
3 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.16%) Advertising
4 1 (1.16%) Legal
Job Titles
1 34 (39.53%) Network Engineer
2 33 (38.37%) Cisco Engineer
3 16 (18.60%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (17.44%) Project Engineer
5 14 (16.28%) Cloud Engineer
6 13 (15.12%) Unified Communications Engineer
7 12 (13.95%) Architect
7 12 (13.95%) Network Architect
8 8 (9.30%) Analyst
8 8 (9.30%) Cisco Architect
8 8 (9.30%) Cisco Network Architect
9 6 (6.98%) Cisco Solutions Architect
9 6 (6.98%) Consultant
9 6 (6.98%) Network Analyst
9 6 (6.98%) Solutions Architect
10 4 (4.65%) Check Point Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Firewall Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Firewall Engineer
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Consultant
10 4 (4.65%) Senior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.33%) J2EE
2 1 (1.16%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 39 (45.35%) Data Centre
2 9 (10.47%) NHS
3 8 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.65%) Hybrid Cloud
5 3 (3.49%) Driving Licence
5 3 (3.49%) IVR
5 3 (3.49%) PMI
5 3 (3.49%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (2.33%) Computer Science
7 1 (1.16%) Client/Server
7 1 (1.16%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (1.16%) Private Cloud
7 1 (1.16%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.16%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.49%) Linux
1 3 (3.49%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (23.26%) Presales
2 12 (13.95%) ITIL
3 9 (10.47%) Load Balancing
3 9 (10.47%) Network Management
3 9 (10.47%) Performance Monitoring
4 8 (9.30%) Mentoring
5 5 (5.81%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (5.81%) Service Management
5 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (4.65%) Network Design
6 4 (4.65%) PRINCE2
6 4 (4.65%) Programme Delivery
7 3 (3.49%) Data Protection
7 3 (3.49%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (3.49%) Fault Analysis
7 3 (3.49%) ITSM
7 3 (3.49%) Network Architecture
7 3 (3.49%) Proactive Management
7 3 (3.49%) Project Management
7 3 (3.49%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.16%) Bash Shell
1 1 (1.16%) Java
1 1 (1.16%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.16%) Python
Qualifications
1 64 (74.42%) CCNA
2 58 (67.44%) CCNP
3 13 (15.12%) JNCIP
4 11 (12.79%) CCIE
5 7 (8.14%) CCDP
6 5 (5.81%) CCIE Security
6 5 (5.81%) Degree
7 4 (4.65%) CCSA
7 4 (4.65%) CCSE
8 3 (3.49%) PMI Certification
9 2 (2.33%) MCP
9 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certified Architect
9 2 (2.33%) Microsoft Certified Master
9 2 (2.33%) Network+ Certification
9 2 (2.33%) PMP
9 2 (2.33%) VCAP
9 2 (2.33%) VCDX
10 1 (1.16%) GPEN
10 1 (1.16%) OSCP
10 1 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.49%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (2.33%) ISO/IEC 20000
3 1 (1.16%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (19.77%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (16.28%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (6.98%) Active Directory
4 3 (3.49%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.16%) KVM
Systems Management
1 14 (16.28%) vCenter Server
2 13 (15.12%) Cisco CUCM
3 4 (4.65%) FortiGate
4 3 (3.49%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (1.16%) SCOM
Vendors
1 77 (89.53%) Cisco
2 26 (30.23%) CheckPoint
3 25 (29.07%) F5
4 18 (20.93%) Juniper
4 18 (20.93%) VMware
5 13 (15.12%) HP
6 9 (10.47%) Extreme Networks
6 9 (10.47%) Microsoft
7 4 (4.65%) Blue Coat
7 4 (4.65%) Citrix
7 4 (4.65%) Fortinet
7 4 (4.65%) SolarWinds
7 4 (4.65%) Zscaler
8 3 (3.49%) Brocade
8 3 (3.49%) Dell
8 3 (3.49%) Forcepoint
8 3 (3.49%) McAfee
8 3 (3.49%) Mitel
9 2 (2.33%) Oracle
9 2 (2.33%) SAP