The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for Cisco IOS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco IOS over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco IOS
UK / Scotland
Rank - 144 148
Permanent jobs citing Cisco IOS 0 15 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.51% 0.23%
As % of the Communications & Networking category - 4.17% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 0 6 6
Median salary - £46,500 £27,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +69.09%  
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +12.50%  

Cisco IOS is in the communications and computer networking skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills.

Communications & Computer Network Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for communications and computer networking skills 264 360 361
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 11.38% 12.31% 11.68%
Number of salaries quoted 170 213 213
Median salary £41,750 £42,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.76% +13.33%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £32,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £41,000
% change year-on-year -5.88% +3.65%  

Cisco IOS
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing Cisco IOS as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco IOS in Scotland

Cisco IOS
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Cisco IOS in Scotland

Cisco IOS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco IOS 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 IOS.

1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (80.00%) LAN
3 12 (80.00%) WAN
4 11 (73.33%) MPLS
4 11 (73.33%) OSPF
4 11 (73.33%) BGP
4 11 (73.33%) EIGRP
4 11 (73.33%) Network Design
5 9 (60.00%) Firewall
6 7 (46.67%) CCNP
7 6 (40.00%) Time Management
7 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
7 6 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
7 6 (40.00%) VLAN
7 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
7 6 (40.00%) CCNA
7 6 (40.00%) SAX
7 6 (40.00%) Nokia
7 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
7 6 (40.00%) Ethernet
7 6 (40.00%) Project Management
7 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
8 4 (26.67%) Wireless
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
8 4 (26.67%) SNA
8 4 (26.67%) DNS
8 4 (26.67%) DHCP
8 4 (26.67%) CCIE

Cisco IOS
Top Related 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) LAN
1 12 (80.00%) WAN
2 11 (73.33%) BGP
2 11 (73.33%) EIGRP
2 11 (73.33%) MPLS
2 11 (73.33%) OSPF
3 9 (60.00%) Firewall
4 6 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 6 (40.00%) Spanning Tree
4 6 (40.00%) VLAN
5 4 (26.67%) DHCP
5 4 (26.67%) DMVPN
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) SNA
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
5 4 (26.67%) Wireless
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
6 2 (13.33%) NX-OS
7 1 (6.67%) Network Security
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (26.67%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (46.67%) Network Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Data Engineer
2 6 (40.00%) Data Network Engineer
3 5 (33.33%) Consultant
3 5 (33.33%) Network Consultant
4 4 (26.67%) Data Consultant
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior Network Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Cisco Network Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Network Analyst
6 1 (6.67%) Network Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (40.00%) SAX
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (26.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (13.33%) EMC VNX
3 2 (13.33%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Data ONTAP
1 2 (13.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (73.33%) Network Design
2 6 (40.00%) Project Management
2 6 (40.00%) Time Management
3 4 (26.67%) High Availability
4 2 (13.33%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (13.33%) DevOps
4 2 (13.33%) Information Security
4 2 (13.33%) ITIL
4 2 (13.33%) Kanban
4 2 (13.33%) Network Management
Qualifications
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (46.67%) CCNP
3 6 (40.00%) CCNA
4 4 (26.67%) CCIE
5 2 (13.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) vRealize
Vendors
1 15 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (40.00%) Fortinet
2 6 (40.00%) Nokia
3 2 (13.33%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) F5
3 2 (13.33%) jetNEXUS
3 2 (13.33%) Juniper
3 2 (13.33%) NetApp
3 2 (13.33%) VMware
4 1 (6.67%) Palo Alto