Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 77 154
Rank change year-on-year -38 +77 +31
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 117 157 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.09% 3.04% 1.44%
As % of the Qualifications category 8.71% 12.56% 5.40%
Number of salaries quoted 89 101 65
Scotland median annual salary £57,500 £38,670 £35,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +48.70% +10.48% -6.67%
10th Percentile £19,250 £25,250 £21,750
90th Percentile £70,000 £52,500 £57,000
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,500
% change year-on-year - -1.10% +1.11%

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 1344 1250 1723
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 24.05% 24.20% 26.75%
Number of salaries quoted 851 741 1192
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.41% +3.75% -
10th Percentile £26,000 £25,750 £25,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £58,250 £61,700
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +2.27%

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 19 November 2017.

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 19 November 2017. 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
Glasgow +1 49 £57,500 +50.33% 1
Edinburgh -50 40 £51,500 +33.18% 1
Aberdeen 0 5 £47,500 +150.00%
Fife +4 2 £20,500 -35.94%
West Lothian 0 2 £20,500 -41.43%
North Lanarkshire -3 2 £32,500 +18.18%
Dundee - 2 £20,500 - 2
Lanarkshire - 2 £20,500 -
Renfrewshire +3 1 £20,500 -41.43%
Highlands -5 1 £20,500 +7.89%
South Lanarkshire - 1 £20,500 -
Cisco Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Cisco Certification.

1 101 (86.32%) Cisco
2 68 (58.12%) Firewall
3 60 (51.28%) CCNP
4 55 (47.01%) WAN
5 49 (41.88%) CCIE
6 44 (37.61%) LAN
7 41 (35.04%) MPLS
8 40 (34.19%) CheckPoint
9 35 (29.91%) BGP
10 34 (29.06%) Cisco Nexus
11 32 (27.35%) CCNA
11 32 (27.35%) Data Centre
12 31 (26.50%) Network Security
13 30 (25.64%) Network Design
14 29 (24.79%) Cisco ASA
15 27 (23.08%) ITIL
16 26 (22.22%) Windows
16 26 (22.22%) F5
17 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
17 21 (17.95%) Wireless
18 20 (17.09%) VPN
18 20 (17.09%) Linux
19 17 (14.53%) CISSP
19 17 (14.53%) OSPF
20 16 (13.68%) VMware
21 15 (12.82%) Telecoms
21 15 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
21 15 (12.82%) EIGRP
22 14 (11.97%) Juniper
22 14 (11.97%) Finance

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 12 (10.26%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (1.71%) MS Exchange
2 2 (1.71%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.85%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (1.71%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (9.40%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.98%) Office 365
2 6 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (1.71%) SaaS
5 1 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.85%) IaaS
5 1 (0.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 68 (58.12%) Firewall
2 55 (47.01%) WAN
3 44 (37.61%) LAN
4 41 (35.04%) MPLS
5 35 (29.91%) BGP
6 34 (29.06%) Cisco Nexus
7 31 (26.50%) Network Security
8 29 (24.79%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (17.95%) Wireless
10 20 (17.09%) VPN
11 17 (14.53%) OSPF
12 15 (12.82%) EIGRP
13 13 (11.11%) IP Telephony
14 12 (10.26%) Cisco IPT
15 11 (9.40%) TCP/IP
16 10 (8.55%) Software-Defined Networking
17 9 (7.69%) Internet
17 9 (7.69%) VoIP
17 9 (7.69%) WLAN
18 8 (6.84%) BIG-IP
Development Applications
1 12 (10.26%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 15 (12.82%) Telecoms
2 14 (11.97%) Finance
3 5 (4.27%) Back Office
4 4 (3.42%) Retail Banking
5 3 (2.56%) Banking
5 3 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.71%) Legal
7 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.85%) Law
7 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 46 (39.32%) Network Engineer
2 17 (14.53%) Senior Network Engineer
3 15 (12.82%) Architect
3 15 (12.82%) Network Architect
4 12 (10.26%) Trainee
5 9 (7.69%) Network Specialist
6 7 (5.98%) Cisco Engineer
6 7 (5.98%) Lead Network Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Cisco Network Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Design Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) IP Design Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) IP Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Cisco Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Design Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Senior IP Engineer
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Technical Specialist
7 5 (4.27%) Senior Unix Technical Specialist
7 5 (4.27%) Technical Leader
7 5 (4.27%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.71%) RFC 2547
2 1 (0.85%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 32 (27.35%) Data Centre
2 12 (10.26%) Blackberry
3 5 (4.27%) Driving Licence
4 4 (3.42%) Enterprise Storage
5 3 (2.56%) IVR
5 3 (2.56%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (1.71%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.85%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.85%) Clustering
7 1 (0.85%) Cyber Attack
7 1 (0.85%) Cyberthreat
7 1 (0.85%) EMC VNX
7 1 (0.85%) Hedge funds
7 1 (0.85%) RSA SecurID
7 1 (0.85%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 26 (22.22%) Windows
2 20 (17.09%) Linux
3 12 (10.26%) Ubuntu
4 6 (5.13%) Windows Server
5 5 (4.27%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (3.42%) Unix
6 4 (3.42%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.85%) CentOS
7 1 (0.85%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (25.64%) Network Design
2 27 (23.08%) ITIL
3 15 (12.82%) Stakeholder Management
4 13 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
4 13 (11.11%) Network Management
4 13 (11.11%) Network Segmentation
4 13 (11.11%) Root Cause Analysis
4 13 (11.11%) Scrum
4 13 (11.11%) TOGAF
4 13 (11.11%) Translating Business Requirements
5 12 (10.26%) Requirements Analysis
5 12 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
5 12 (10.26%) Zachman Framework
6 11 (9.40%) Asset Management
7 10 (8.55%) Information Security
8 9 (7.69%) Load Balancing
8 9 (7.69%) Migration
9 6 (5.13%) Cybersecurity
10 5 (4.27%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (3.42%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 11 (9.40%) C
3 1 (0.85%) SQL
Qualifications
1 60 (51.28%) CCNP
2 49 (41.88%) CCIE
3 32 (27.35%) CCNA
4 17 (14.53%) CISSP
5 13 (11.11%) CCENT
6 12 (10.26%) A+ Certification
6 12 (10.26%) Network+ Certification
7 11 (9.40%) MCSE
7 11 (9.40%) Microsoft Certification
8 9 (7.69%) MCP
9 7 (5.98%) CCIP
9 7 (5.98%) JNCIP
10 6 (5.13%) JNCIE
11 5 (4.27%) CCDE
11 5 (4.27%) CCDP
12 3 (2.56%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 3 (2.56%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 2 (1.71%) Degree
13 2 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.42%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (11.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (10.26%) Active Directory
3 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.71%) Firmware
4 2 (1.71%) XenApp
5 1 (0.85%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.85%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.85%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 12 (10.26%) Ansible
1 12 (10.26%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (10.26%) Puppet
2 2 (1.71%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (1.71%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.71%) Iperf
3 1 (0.85%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.85%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.85%) HAProxy
3 1 (0.85%) Nagios
3 1 (0.85%) Nessus
3 1 (0.85%) RANCID
3 1 (0.85%) WhatsUp Gold
3 1 (0.85%) WMI
Vendors
1 101 (86.32%) Cisco
2 40 (34.19%) CheckPoint
3 26 (22.22%) F5
4 21 (17.95%) Microsoft
5 16 (13.68%) VMware
6 14 (11.97%) Juniper
7 12 (10.26%) CyberArk
7 12 (10.26%) Red Hat
7 12 (10.26%) Varonis
8 11 (9.40%) Charles River
9 8 (6.84%) Fortinet
10 7 (5.98%) Blue Coat
11 5 (4.27%) Citrix
12 4 (3.42%) jetNEXUS
12 4 (3.42%) McAfee
13 3 (2.56%) Mitel
13 3 (2.56%) SolarWinds
14 2 (1.71%) Brocade
14 2 (1.71%) Dell
15 1 (0.85%) EMC