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 3 months to 25 June 2017 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
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 78 53 75
Rank change year-on-year -25 +22  
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 72 128 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.72% 4.52% 3.12%
As % of the Vendors category 7.31% 9.72% 7.69%
Number of salaries quoted 59 85 62
Median salary £47,500 £42,000 £44,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +13.09% -4.54%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500

Cisco is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland.

Vendor Product & Service Skills
Scotland
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 985 1317 1274
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 37.20% 46.47% 40.51%
Number of salaries quoted 615 718 826
Median salary £42,500 £42,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £69,250 £65,000 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,674
% change year-on-year - +1.98%  

Cisco
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 3 months to 25 June 2017.

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 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh -22 32 £60,000 +50.00% 6
Glasgow 0 30 £47,500 - 4
North Lanarkshire +1 2 £32,500 +14.03% 1
Aberdeen -7 2 £50,000 +163.15% 1
Dundee -7 2 £28,750 -46.75%
South Lanarkshire -2 1 £33,000 +1.53%
West Lothian -4 1 £23,000 -57.20%
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT jobs citing Cisco 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.

1 65 (50.39%) Firewall
2 62 (48.06%) Windows
3 53 (41.09%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (37.98%) WAN
5 45 (34.88%) VMware
6 39 (30.23%) Linux
7 37 (28.68%) Windows Server
8 36 (27.91%) Microsoft
9 33 (25.58%) LAN
10 32 (24.81%) CCNP
10 32 (24.81%) Active Directory
10 32 (24.81%) Data Centre
11 28 (21.71%) ITIL
11 28 (21.71%) CheckPoint
12 27 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
13 26 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
14 25 (19.38%) Windows Server 2012
15 24 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
15 24 (18.60%) BGP
16 22 (17.05%) PowerShell
16 22 (17.05%) F5
17 21 (16.28%) Puppet
17 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
17 21 (16.28%) Citrix
17 21 (16.28%) DNS
18 20 (15.50%) SAN
18 20 (15.50%) Hyper-V
19 19 (14.73%) Windows Server 2008
19 19 (14.73%) Network Security
19 19 (14.73%) CCNA

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 15 (11.63%) MS Exchange
2 12 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
2 12 (9.30%) IIS
2 12 (9.30%) Skype for Business
3 9 (6.98%) Apache
3 9 (6.98%) Tomcat
4 7 (5.43%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 4 (3.10%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.55%) Confluence
7 1 (0.78%) CMS
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (1.55%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 21 (16.28%) Microsoft Azure
2 15 (11.63%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (10.08%) Office 365
4 6 (4.65%) Cloud Computing
5 5 (3.88%) Google Cloud Platform
6 3 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.78%) Google Compute Engine
7 1 (0.78%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (50.39%) Firewall
2 49 (37.98%) WAN
3 33 (25.58%) LAN
4 27 (20.93%) Cisco ASA
5 24 (18.60%) BGP
6 21 (16.28%) DNS
7 20 (15.50%) SAN
8 19 (14.73%) Network Security
9 17 (13.18%) DHCP
9 17 (13.18%) OSPF
10 14 (10.85%) MPLS
10 14 (10.85%) TCP/IP
11 13 (10.08%) Cisco Nexus
12 12 (9.30%) Ethernet
13 11 (8.53%) iSCSI
13 11 (8.53%) NAS
13 11 (8.53%) Spanning Tree
13 11 (8.53%) VLAN
14 9 (6.98%) VoIP
14 9 (6.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (14.73%) SQL Server
2 11 (8.53%) MySQL
3 9 (6.98%) NoSQL
4 8 (6.20%) SQL Server 2014
5 7 (5.43%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.78%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (4.65%) Git (software)
1 6 (4.65%) Subversion
2 2 (1.55%) JIRA
General
1 15 (11.63%) Telecoms
2 13 (10.08%) Finance
3 9 (6.98%) Games
4 7 (5.43%) Retail
5 3 (2.33%) Banking
5 3 (2.33%) Billing
5 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.55%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) German Language
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 28 (21.71%) Network Engineer
2 13 (10.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 12 (9.30%) Senior Network Engineer
4 11 (8.53%) Systems Engineer
5 10 (7.75%) Network Specialist
6 9 (6.98%) Analyst
6 9 (6.98%) Architect
7 8 (6.20%) Linux Engineer
8 7 (5.43%) Linux Systems Engineer
8 7 (5.43%) Security Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) Technical Specialist
9 6 (4.65%) Administrator
9 6 (4.65%) Infrastructure Manager
9 6 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Infrastructure Architect
10 5 (3.88%) Senior Security Analyst
11 4 (3.10%) Information Analyst
11 4 (3.10%) Information Security Analyst
11 4 (3.10%) IT Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) IT Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (7.75%) Web Services
2 9 (6.98%) LAMP
3 6 (4.65%) RFC 2547
4 2 (1.55%) SAML
5 1 (0.78%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 32 (24.81%) Data Centre
2 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.43%) Blackberry
4 5 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (3.10%) Driving Licence
5 4 (3.10%) EMC VNX
5 4 (3.10%) PKI
6 3 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.33%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.55%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.78%) Clustering
8 1 (0.78%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.78%) FMCG
8 1 (0.78%) iPhone
8 1 (0.78%) IVR
8 1 (0.78%) PMI
8 1 (0.78%) Replication
8 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.78%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.78%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 62 (48.06%) Windows
2 39 (30.23%) Linux
3 37 (28.68%) Windows Server
4 25 (19.38%) Windows Server 2012
5 19 (14.73%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (12.40%) Ubuntu
7 13 (10.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 4 (3.10%) Windows 2000
8 4 (3.10%) Windows 7
8 4 (3.10%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (1.55%) AIX
9 2 (1.55%) CentOS
9 2 (1.55%) Unix
9 2 (1.55%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.78%) Debian
10 1 (0.78%) HPUX
10 1 (0.78%) Solaris
10 1 (0.78%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (21.71%) ITIL
2 15 (11.63%) Network Design
3 11 (8.53%) IT Strategy
4 10 (7.75%) Service Delivery
5 9 (6.98%) Configuration Management
5 9 (6.98%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 9 (6.98%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (6.20%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (6.20%) Information Security
7 7 (5.43%) Asset Management
7 7 (5.43%) Open Source
8 6 (4.65%) Investment Management
8 6 (4.65%) ITIL V3
8 6 (4.65%) Load Balancing
8 6 (4.65%) Translating Business Requirements
9 5 (3.88%) Customer Requirements
9 5 (3.88%) Cybersecurity
9 5 (3.88%) Project Management
9 5 (3.88%) Service Design
9 5 (3.88%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 22 (17.05%) PowerShell
2 19 (14.73%) SQL
3 9 (6.98%) Bash Shell
3 9 (6.98%) Python
4 6 (4.65%) C
5 1 (0.78%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 53 (41.09%) Cisco Certification
2 32 (24.81%) CCNP
3 19 (14.73%) CCNA
4 16 (12.40%) CCIE
5 10 (7.75%) Degree
5 10 (7.75%) ITIL Certification
6 9 (6.98%) MCSE
6 9 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
7 8 (6.20%) CISSP
8 5 (3.88%) CCDE
8 5 (3.88%) CCIP
9 3 (2.33%) CCSE
9 3 (2.33%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 2 (1.55%) CCDA
10 2 (1.55%) CCDP
10 2 (1.55%) CCSA
10 2 (1.55%) CCSP
10 2 (1.55%) SC Cleared
10 2 (1.55%) Security Cleared
10 2 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.10%) SLA
2 2 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 32 (24.81%) Active Directory
2 26 (20.16%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (15.50%) Hyper-V
4 14 (10.85%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (9.30%) XenApp
6 9 (6.98%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (6.98%) XenDesktop
7 6 (4.65%) vSphere
8 1 (0.78%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.78%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 24 (18.60%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (16.28%) Puppet
3 13 (10.08%) SCCM
4 12 (9.30%) Ansible
5 10 (7.75%) SCOM
6 9 (6.98%) Nagios
7 7 (5.43%) Check_MK
7 7 (5.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 7 (5.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (1.55%) FortiGate
8 2 (1.55%) HAProxy
8 2 (1.55%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (1.55%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.78%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.78%) EMC Navisphere
9 1 (0.78%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.78%) Nessus
9 1 (0.78%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 45 (34.88%) VMware
2 36 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 28 (21.71%) CheckPoint
4 22 (17.05%) F5
5 21 (16.28%) Citrix
6 18 (13.95%) Fortinet
7 14 (10.85%) Juniper
8 11 (8.53%) Brocade
9 10 (7.75%) Blue Coat
9 10 (7.75%) Palo Alto
9 10 (7.75%) Riverbed
9 10 (7.75%) SolarWinds
10 9 (6.98%) CA
10 9 (6.98%) EMC
10 9 (6.98%) Percona
10 9 (6.98%) Symantec
10 9 (6.98%) Varonis
11 6 (4.65%) Google
11 6 (4.65%) HP
11 6 (4.65%) Perforce
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + on call allowance & benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
RecruitmentRevolution.com Limited
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + Benefits + Personal Development
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £50000 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Hamilton, Lanarkshire
SEEMiS Group LLP
Salary: From £31,972 to £34,965 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Motherwell
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £35000.00 per annum + Additional Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Edinburgh
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: competitive salary and excellent benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Edinburgh
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £30000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Edinburgh
IQ Telecom
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, overtime
Posted: 25 days ago
Glasgow
Cathcart Associates
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago
Edinburgh
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Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
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