Period
to 26 April 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 26 April 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
26 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 133 125 137
Rank change year-on-year -8 +12 +11
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 110 76 102
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 1.90% 1.65% 1.73%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.45% 7.07% 6.36%
Number of salaries quoted 87 53 53
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £39,057 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.82% -2.36% +6.67%
10th Percentile £32,000 £29,000 £24,750
90th Percentile £66,750 £61,250 £56,200
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year +5.56% -5.26% +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 1,302 1,075 1,604
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 22.47% 23.28% 27.20%
Number of salaries quoted 890 674 1,025
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £27,000 £27,000 £26,000
90th Percentile £66,775 £63,750 £62,500
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

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 26 April 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 26 April 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 +10 62 £44,500 +12.58% 4
Glasgow -15 36 £40,000 +4.58% 7
Stirling - 3 £34,000 -
Aberdeen - 3 - - 4
North Lanarkshire - 1 - -
Cisco Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 96 (87.27%) Cisco
2 81 (73.64%) CCNP
3 72 (65.45%) CCNA
4 60 (54.55%) Firewall
5 47 (42.73%) LAN
6 44 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 43 (39.09%) WAN
8 42 (38.18%) F5
9 35 (31.82%) Wireless
10 31 (28.18%) CheckPoint
10 31 (28.18%) Presales
11 28 (25.45%) VMware
12 23 (20.91%) VMware Infrastructure
13 22 (20.00%) Juniper
14 21 (19.09%) MPLS
14 21 (19.09%) JNCIP
14 21 (19.09%) Cisco ASA
15 20 (18.18%) Unified Communications
16 19 (17.27%) Network Security
16 19 (17.27%) Cisco Wireless
16 19 (17.27%) Telepresence
16 19 (17.27%) CCIE
16 19 (17.27%) VPN
17 16 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
18 14 (12.73%) Network Design
18 14 (12.73%) ITIL
18 14 (12.73%) OSPF
18 14 (12.73%) BGP
18 14 (12.73%) CCDP
19 13 (11.82%) WLAN

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 6 (5.45%) MS Exchange
2 3 (2.73%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.82%) JBoss
3 2 (1.82%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.82%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.82%) WildFly
4 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 3 (2.73%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 16 (14.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (11.82%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (10.91%) SaaS
4 11 (10.00%) IaaS
4 11 (10.00%) PaaS
5 9 (8.18%) Office 365
6 6 (5.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 60 (54.55%) Firewall
2 47 (42.73%) LAN
3 43 (39.09%) WAN
4 35 (31.82%) Wireless
5 21 (19.09%) Cisco ASA
5 21 (19.09%) MPLS
6 20 (18.18%) Unified Communications
7 19 (17.27%) Cisco Wireless
7 19 (17.27%) Network Security
7 19 (17.27%) Telepresence
7 19 (17.27%) VPN
8 14 (12.73%) BGP
8 14 (12.73%) OSPF
9 13 (11.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 13 (11.82%) WLAN
10 12 (10.91%) VoIP
11 10 (9.09%) EIGRP
11 10 (9.09%) Ethernet
11 10 (9.09%) TCP/IP
12 8 (7.27%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.73%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.82%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 1 (0.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (5.45%) Retail
2 5 (4.55%) Finance
2 5 (4.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.91%) Advertising
3 1 (0.91%) Back Office
3 1 (0.91%) Law
3 1 (0.91%) Legal
Job Titles
1 62 (56.36%) Network Engineer
2 40 (36.36%) Cisco Engineer
3 29 (26.36%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 15 (13.64%) Project Engineer
5 14 (12.73%) Architect
5 14 (12.73%) Network Architect
6 11 (10.00%) Cloud Engineer
7 10 (9.09%) Unified Communications Engineer
8 9 (8.18%) Cisco Architect
8 9 (8.18%) Cisco Network Architect
8 9 (8.18%) Cisco Solutions Architect
8 9 (8.18%) Senior Network Engineer
8 9 (8.18%) Solutions Architect
9 7 (6.36%) IP Engineer
10 6 (5.45%) IP Design Engineer
10 6 (5.45%) IP Network Engineer
10 6 (5.45%) Network Design Engineer
11 5 (4.55%) Analyst
11 5 (4.55%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 4 (3.64%) Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.82%) J2EE
1 2 (1.82%) RFC 2547
1 2 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.18%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.45%) NHS
4 4 (3.64%) Self-Motivation
5 3 (2.73%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.91%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 1 (0.91%) Driving Licence
6 1 (0.91%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (0.91%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.91%) Private Cloud
6 1 (0.91%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.36%) Windows
2 6 (5.45%) Windows Server
2 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
3 5 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (2.73%) Linux
5 1 (0.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (28.18%) Presales
2 14 (12.73%) ITIL
2 14 (12.73%) Network Design
3 13 (11.82%) Mentoring
4 10 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (8.18%) Load Balancing
5 9 (8.18%) Network Management
6 8 (7.27%) Service Delivery
7 7 (6.36%) Migration
8 6 (5.45%) Information Security
8 6 (5.45%) Performance Monitoring
8 6 (5.45%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (5.45%) Service Management
9 4 (3.64%) Facilities Management
10 3 (2.73%) Coaching
10 3 (2.73%) Data Protection
10 3 (2.73%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (2.73%) Network Architecture
10 3 (2.73%) Problem-Solving
10 3 (2.73%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 1 (0.91%) Bash Shell
1 1 (0.91%) C
1 1 (0.91%) Java
1 1 (0.91%) Python
1 1 (0.91%) SQL
Qualifications
1 81 (73.64%) CCNP
2 72 (65.45%) CCNA
3 21 (19.09%) JNCIP
4 19 (17.27%) CCIE
5 14 (12.73%) CCDP
6 6 (5.45%) CCIE Security
6 6 (5.45%) CCIP
6 6 (5.45%) MCP
6 6 (5.45%) MCSE
6 6 (5.45%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (4.55%) Degree
8 2 (1.82%) JNCIA
8 2 (1.82%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.82%) VCAP
8 2 (1.82%) VCDX
9 1 (0.91%) CCSA
9 1 (0.91%) CCSE
9 1 (0.91%) GPEN
9 1 (0.91%) JNCIS
9 1 (0.91%) OSCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 2 (1.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (20.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (10.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (8.18%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.82%) VMware NSX
5 1 (0.91%) KVM
5 1 (0.91%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 11 (10.00%) vCenter Server
2 10 (9.09%) Cisco CUCM
3 7 (6.36%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.91%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 96 (87.27%) Cisco
2 42 (38.18%) F5
3 31 (28.18%) CheckPoint
4 28 (25.45%) VMware
5 22 (20.00%) Juniper
6 11 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 10 (9.09%) HP
8 9 (8.18%) McAfee
9 8 (7.27%) Dell
9 8 (7.27%) SolarWinds
10 7 (6.36%) Brocade
10 7 (6.36%) Citrix
11 6 (5.45%) Extreme Networks
12 5 (4.55%) Fortinet
13 4 (3.64%) Riverbed
14 2 (1.82%) Aruba
14 2 (1.82%) Oracle
14 2 (1.82%) Palo Alto
14 2 (1.82%) SAP
15 1 (0.91%) Meraki