Period
to 18 July 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Cisco products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Cisco over the 6 months to 18 July 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Cisco Systems, Inc.

Cisco
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 82 92 64
Rank change year-on-year +10 -28 +18
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 184 137 236
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 3.21% 2.63% 4.01%
As % of the Vendors category 8.05% 6.77% 8.79%
Number of salaries quoted 132 107 151
Scotland median annual salary £42,500 £50,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -15.00% +25.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £31,250 £29,450 £22,500
90th Percentile £67,500 £72,500 £56,250
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Cisco is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2,285 2,025 2,686
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 39.87% 38.88% 45.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1,501 1,242 1,530
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £28,000 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,500 £64,750
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Cisco as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco in Scotland

Cisco
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Salary trend for Cisco in Scotland

Cisco
Salary Histogram in Scotland

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco in Scotland over the 6 months to 18 July 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco in Scotland

Cisco
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 within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 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 +18 100 £45,000 -21.74% 13
Glasgow -13 57 £40,000 -5.88% 7
South Lanarkshire -4 4 £37,750 +14.39% 1
Aberdeen -1 3 £32,500 -35.00% 1
Dundee +8 2 - - 1
North Lanarkshire 0 2 £35,000 +7.69% 1
North Ayrshire - 1 - -
Aberdeenshire - 1 £30,000 - 2
Fife - 1 £29,500 -
Midlothian - 1 - -
Strathclyde - 1 £32,000 -
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 18 July 2018, IT jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 79 (42.93%) Firewall
2 78 (42.39%) Cisco Certification
3 73 (39.67%) Data Centre
4 65 (35.33%) VMware
5 60 (32.61%) Microsoft
6 59 (32.07%) LAN
7 57 (30.98%) CCNP
8 56 (30.43%) CCNA
8 56 (30.43%) Windows
9 54 (29.35%) WAN
10 50 (27.17%) Wireless
11 49 (26.63%) Windows Server
12 48 (26.09%) Presales
13 46 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
14 44 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
15 39 (21.20%) Network Security
16 37 (20.11%) Amazon AWS
16 37 (20.11%) CheckPoint
17 34 (18.48%) Linux
18 33 (17.93%) Active Directory
19 31 (16.85%) F5
20 30 (16.30%) VMware ESXi
21 28 (15.22%) vCenter Server
21 28 (15.22%) Load Balancing
22 26 (14.13%) VoIP
23 23 (12.50%) HP
23 23 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
24 22 (11.96%) Office 365
25 21 (11.41%) Unified Communications
25 21 (11.41%) Juniper

Cisco
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 16 (8.70%) MS Exchange
2 5 (2.72%) Exchange Server 2013
2 5 (2.72%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.09%) Confluence
3 2 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.09%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.09%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (0.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.54%) IIS
4 1 (0.54%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 14 (7.61%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 37 (20.11%) Amazon AWS
3 22 (11.96%) Office 365
4 12 (6.52%) IaaS
5 11 (5.98%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (4.35%) PaaS
6 8 (4.35%) SaaS
7 2 (1.09%) GitHub
8 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.54%) Dynamics 365
8 1 (0.54%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.54%) Google Compute Engine
8 1 (0.54%) Route 53
8 1 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 79 (42.93%) Firewall
2 59 (32.07%) LAN
3 54 (29.35%) WAN
4 50 (27.17%) Wireless
5 39 (21.20%) Network Security
6 26 (14.13%) VoIP
7 21 (11.41%) Unified Communications
8 18 (9.78%) DNS
9 17 (9.24%) Cisco ASA
9 17 (9.24%) Telepresence
9 17 (9.24%) VPN
10 13 (7.07%) MPLS
11 12 (6.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 12 (6.52%) Cisco Wireless
11 12 (6.52%) SAN
12 11 (5.98%) DHCP
12 11 (5.98%) OSPF
13 6 (3.26%) Intrusion Detection
13 6 (3.26%) TCP/IP
14 5 (2.72%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.63%) Power BI
3 1 (0.54%) Apache Cassandra
3 1 (0.54%) MongoDB
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (5.43%) Jenkins
2 8 (4.35%) Git (software)
3 6 (3.26%) Maven
4 5 (2.72%) Subversion
5 3 (1.63%) JIRA
6 1 (0.54%) Sonatype Nexus
6 1 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.54%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 21 (11.41%) Finance
2 11 (5.98%) Retail
2 11 (5.98%) Telecoms
3 4 (2.17%) Banking
3 4 (2.17%) Law
4 3 (1.63%) Advertising
4 3 (1.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.54%) Automotive
5 1 (0.54%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 46 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 39 (21.20%) Cisco Engineer
3 31 (16.85%) Architect
3 31 (16.85%) Cloud Engineer
4 20 (10.87%) Cisco Architect
4 20 (10.87%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 20 (10.87%) Systems Engineer
5 16 (8.70%) Analyst
5 16 (8.70%) Project Engineer
5 16 (8.70%) Unified Communications Engineer
6 15 (8.15%) VMware Engineer
7 14 (7.61%) Cloud Architect
8 13 (7.07%) Azure Architect
8 13 (7.07%) Virtualisation Engineer
9 12 (6.52%) Linux Engineer
9 12 (6.52%) Linux Server Engineer
9 12 (6.52%) Linux Systems Engineer
9 12 (6.52%) Network Architect
9 12 (6.52%) Server Engineer
9 12 (6.52%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.87%) Web Services
2 2 (1.09%) .NET
2 2 (1.09%) FIX Protocol
3 1 (0.54%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 73 (39.67%) Data Centre
2 19 (10.33%) Hybrid Cloud
3 9 (4.89%) NHS
4 8 (4.35%) Private Cloud
5 6 (3.26%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.72%) Analytical Skills
7 4 (2.17%) Clustering
7 4 (2.17%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.63%) Driving Licence
8 3 (1.63%) IVR
8 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 1 (0.54%) e-Learning
9 1 (0.54%) Fintech
9 1 (0.54%) iPhone
9 1 (0.54%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.54%) Replication
9 1 (0.54%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 56 (30.43%) Windows
2 49 (26.63%) Windows Server
3 34 (18.48%) Linux
4 23 (12.50%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (5.43%) Windows 10
7 7 (3.80%) Unix
8 4 (2.17%) Mac OS
8 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (1.63%) Windows 7
10 2 (1.09%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.09%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.54%) Solaris
11 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (26.09%) Presales
2 28 (15.22%) Load Balancing
3 15 (8.15%) ITIL
4 14 (7.61%) Agile Software Development
5 12 (6.52%) DevOps
5 12 (6.52%) Server Virtualisation
6 11 (5.98%) Mentoring
7 10 (5.43%) Disaster Recovery
7 10 (5.43%) Network Management
7 10 (5.43%) Project Management
8 9 (4.89%) Performance Monitoring
8 9 (4.89%) Programme Delivery
9 8 (4.35%) Continuous Integration
10 7 (3.80%) Project Planning
10 7 (3.80%) Service Management
11 6 (3.26%) Coaching
11 6 (3.26%) Configuration Management
11 6 (3.26%) Content Management
11 6 (3.26%) Enterprise Architecture
11 6 (3.26%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 19 (10.33%) SQL
2 10 (5.43%) Java
3 5 (2.72%) PowerShell
4 3 (1.63%) Bash Shell
4 3 (1.63%) C#
4 3 (1.63%) Python
5 2 (1.09%) VB
6 1 (0.54%) Perl
6 1 (0.54%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 78 (42.39%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (30.98%) CCNP
3 56 (30.43%) CCNA
4 15 (8.15%) Degree
5 14 (7.61%) JNCIP
6 11 (5.98%) CCIE
7 7 (3.80%) CCDP
7 7 (3.80%) CCSA
7 7 (3.80%) CCSE
8 5 (2.72%) CCIE Security
9 4 (2.17%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (1.63%) Check Point Certification
11 2 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 1 (0.54%) AWS Certification
12 1 (0.54%) GPEN
12 1 (0.54%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Certification
12 1 (0.54%) OSCP
12 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
12 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.52%) SLA
2 3 (1.63%) GDPR
2 3 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.54%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.54%) QA
System Software
1 44 (23.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (17.93%) Active Directory
3 30 (16.30%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (8.15%) Hyper-V
5 14 (7.61%) VMware NSX
6 6 (3.26%) vSphere
7 3 (1.63%) Docker
8 2 (1.09%) XenApp
9 1 (0.54%) KVM
9 1 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 28 (15.22%) vCenter Server
2 13 (7.07%) Cisco CUCM
3 8 (4.35%) Ansible
3 8 (4.35%) SCCM
3 8 (4.35%) SCOM
4 7 (3.80%) Puppet
5 6 (3.26%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.17%) FortiGate
7 3 (1.63%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (1.63%) Failover Clustering
7 3 (1.63%) Kubernetes
7 3 (1.63%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.63%) SCDPM
8 2 (1.09%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.54%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 1 (0.54%) HP SIM
9 1 (0.54%) Microsoft Intune
9 1 (0.54%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (0.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 1 (0.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 65 (35.33%) VMware
2 60 (32.61%) Microsoft
3 37 (20.11%) CheckPoint
4 31 (16.85%) F5
5 23 (12.50%) HP
6 21 (11.41%) Juniper
7 12 (6.52%) Citrix
8 9 (4.89%) Dell
8 9 (4.89%) Extreme Networks
8 9 (4.89%) Meraki
9 8 (4.35%) Palo Alto
10 7 (3.80%) Brocade
10 7 (3.80%) EMC
10 7 (3.80%) IBM
10 7 (3.80%) SolarWinds
11 6 (3.26%) Forcepoint
11 6 (3.26%) Oracle
12 5 (2.72%) Fortinet
12 5 (2.72%) Veeam
13 4 (2.17%) Blue Coat