Period
to 20 January 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 20 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Certification
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 116 78 138
Rank change year-on-year -38 +60 +33
Permanent jobs citing Cisco Certification 121 127 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.19% 2.73% 1.69%
As % of the Qualifications category 9.51% 11.55% 6.20%
Number of salaries quoted 94 74 63
Scotland median annual salary £51,750 £38,670 £37,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +33.83% +4.51% -1.33%
10th Percentile £19,250 £26,250 £21,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £52,500 £63,250
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - -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 1,273 1,100 1,678
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 23.04% 23.61% 27.24%
Number of salaries quoted 842 694 1,123
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year - +0.63% +1.77%
10th Percentile £26,000 £26,250 £26,550
90th Percentile £66,750 £58,190 £62,400
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 20 January 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 20 January 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 -35 53 £48,000 +24.13% 6
Glasgow -14 42 £47,500 +25.00% 6
Aberdeen - 4 £35,250 - 2
West Lothian -3 2 £20,500 -47.10% 1
Stirling -5 2 £34,000 -24.44% 1
Fife - 2 £20,500 -
Lanarkshire - 2 £20,500 -
Renfrewshire +4 1 £20,500 -41.43% 2
North Lanarkshire - 1 - - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £20,500 -
Highlands - 1 £20,500 -
Dundee - 1 £20,500 - 2
Cisco Certification
UK

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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.

1 105 (86.78%) Cisco
2 74 (61.16%) CCNP
3 72 (59.50%) Firewall
4 51 (42.15%) LAN
5 46 (38.02%) WAN
5 46 (38.02%) CCNA
6 44 (36.36%) Data Centre
7 43 (35.54%) CheckPoint
8 42 (34.71%) MPLS
8 42 (34.71%) CCIE
9 40 (33.06%) F5
10 37 (30.58%) Wireless
11 34 (28.10%) Network Security
12 31 (25.62%) VPN
13 29 (23.97%) Network Design
14 28 (23.14%) ITIL
15 27 (22.31%) BGP
15 27 (22.31%) Cisco Nexus
16 25 (20.66%) Cisco ASA
16 25 (20.66%) VMware
17 24 (19.83%) Juniper
18 23 (19.01%) Windows
19 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
20 20 (16.53%) VMware Infrastructure
21 18 (14.88%) EIGRP
21 18 (14.88%) JNCIP
22 17 (14.05%) Root Cause Analysis
22 17 (14.05%) Presales
22 17 (14.05%) WLAN
23 16 (13.22%) CCDP

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 (9.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (3.31%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.65%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.65%) Skype for Business
4 1 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (1.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (9.09%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 15 (12.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (8.26%) SaaS
4 8 (6.61%) IaaS
4 8 (6.61%) Office 365
4 8 (6.61%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 72 (59.50%) Firewall
2 51 (42.15%) LAN
3 46 (38.02%) WAN
4 42 (34.71%) MPLS
5 37 (30.58%) Wireless
6 34 (28.10%) Network Security
7 31 (25.62%) VPN
8 27 (22.31%) BGP
8 27 (22.31%) Cisco Nexus
9 25 (20.66%) Cisco ASA
10 18 (14.88%) EIGRP
11 17 (14.05%) WLAN
12 14 (11.57%) OSPF
13 12 (9.92%) Cisco IPT
13 12 (9.92%) Cisco Wireless
13 12 (9.92%) IP Telephony
14 11 (9.09%) Ethernet
15 10 (8.26%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
15 10 (8.26%) Internet
15 10 (8.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.83%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 12 (9.92%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 10 (8.26%) Finance
2 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.48%) Back Office
4 1 (0.83%) Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Investment Banking
4 1 (0.83%) Law
4 1 (0.83%) Legal
4 1 (0.83%) Retail
Job Titles
1 57 (47.11%) Network Engineer
2 23 (19.01%) Architect
2 23 (19.01%) Network Architect
3 21 (17.36%) Cisco Engineer
4 19 (15.70%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 13 (10.74%) Senior Network Engineer
6 12 (9.92%) Trainee
7 11 (9.09%) IP Engineer
8 10 (8.26%) IP Design Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Cisco Design Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Design Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) IP Network Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Juniper Engineer
9 8 (6.61%) Network Design Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) Cisco Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Cisco Network Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Cisco Solutions Architect
10 6 (4.96%) Project Engineer
10 6 (4.96%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) RFC 2547
2 1 (0.83%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 44 (36.36%) Data Centre
2 12 (9.92%) Blackberry
3 3 (2.48%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (2.48%) Driving Licence
3 3 (2.48%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (0.83%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.83%) Hedge funds
4 1 (0.83%) Management Information System
4 1 (0.83%) RSA SecurID
4 1 (0.83%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 23 (19.01%) Windows
2 14 (11.57%) Linux
3 12 (9.92%) Ubuntu
4 9 (7.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (6.61%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.61%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (2.48%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (23.97%) Network Design
2 28 (23.14%) ITIL
3 17 (14.05%) Presales
3 17 (14.05%) Root Cause Analysis
4 14 (11.57%) Migration
5 13 (10.74%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (10.74%) Network Segmentation
5 13 (10.74%) Scrum
5 13 (10.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 13 (10.74%) TOGAF
5 13 (10.74%) Translating Business Requirements
6 12 (9.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (9.92%) Requirements Analysis
6 12 (9.92%) Technical Architecture
6 12 (9.92%) Zachman Framework
7 11 (9.09%) Asset Management
8 10 (8.26%) Information Security
8 10 (8.26%) Load Balancing
8 10 (8.26%) Mentoring
9 9 (7.44%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (10.74%) PowerShell
2 3 (2.48%) C
3 2 (1.65%) SQL
Qualifications
1 74 (61.16%) CCNP
2 46 (38.02%) CCNA
3 42 (34.71%) CCIE
4 18 (14.88%) JNCIP
5 16 (13.22%) CCDP
6 13 (10.74%) CCENT
7 12 (9.92%) A+ Certification
7 12 (9.92%) CISSP
7 12 (9.92%) MCSE
7 12 (9.92%) Microsoft Certification
7 12 (9.92%) Network+ Certification
8 10 (8.26%) CCIP
8 10 (8.26%) MCP
9 6 (4.96%) JNCIE
10 4 (3.31%) CCIE Security
11 3 (2.48%) CCIE Routing and Switching
12 2 (1.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 2 (1.65%) JNCIA
13 1 (0.83%) Degree
13 1 (0.83%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.83%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (16.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (11.57%) Active Directory
3 10 (8.26%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.65%) VMware NSX
4 2 (1.65%) XenApp
5 1 (0.83%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.83%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (9.92%) Ansible
1 12 (9.92%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (9.92%) Puppet
2 6 (4.96%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (1.65%) Iperf
4 1 (0.83%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.83%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (0.83%) WMI
Vendors
1 105 (86.78%) Cisco
2 43 (35.54%) CheckPoint
3 40 (33.06%) F5
4 25 (20.66%) VMware
5 24 (19.83%) Juniper
6 22 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 12 (9.92%) CyberArk
7 12 (9.92%) Red Hat
7 12 (9.92%) Varonis
8 11 (9.09%) Charles River
8 11 (9.09%) Citrix
9 9 (7.44%) McAfee
10 6 (4.96%) Dell
10 6 (4.96%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.13%) Brocade
11 5 (4.13%) Riverbed
12 4 (3.31%) Fortinet
12 4 (3.31%) HP
12 4 (3.31%) jetNEXUS
13 3 (2.48%) Blue Coat