Period
to 17 January 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 17 January 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
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 60 44 68
Rank change year-on-year -16 +24 +23
Permanent jobs citing Cisco 226 238 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 4.11% 5.07% 3.43%
As % of the Vendors category 9.92% 11.46% 8.25%
Number of salaries quoted 184 148 134
Scotland median annual salary £47,500 £39,528 £42,233
Median salary % change year-on-year +20.17% -6.40% +12.62%
10th Percentile £29,225 £26,250 £21,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £55,750 £57,500
UK median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

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 2,278 2,077 2,521
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 41.47% 44.27% 41.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1,512 1,307 1,585
Scotland median annual salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £60,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £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 17 January 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 17 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 -24 110 £51,000 +36.00% 13
Glasgow -20 69 £44,000 +4.76% 15
Dundee - 10 £35,000 - 4
North Lanarkshire - 10 £47,500 -
Aberdeen - 7 £43,500 - 2
Lanarkshire -1 4 £26,500 -41.11%
West Lothian -6 2 £20,500 -41.19%
Fife -7 2 £20,500 +10.81% 2
Renfrewshire +3 1 £20,500 -41.43% 1
West Dunbartonshire - 1 £32,500 - 1
South Lanarkshire - 1 £20,500 - 1
Highlands - 1 £20,500 - 1
Cisco
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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.

1 123 (54.42%) Firewall
2 106 (46.90%) Cisco Certification
3 90 (39.82%) Windows
4 80 (35.40%) LAN
5 76 (33.63%) WAN
5 76 (33.63%) Data Centre
6 75 (33.19%) VMware
7 70 (30.97%) CCNP
8 69 (30.53%) Microsoft
9 66 (29.20%) Windows Server
10 63 (27.88%) VPN
11 59 (26.11%) CheckPoint
12 56 (24.78%) Active Directory
13 50 (22.12%) ITIL
13 50 (22.12%) F5
14 49 (21.68%) PowerShell
15 47 (20.80%) Wireless
16 45 (19.91%) MPLS
17 42 (18.58%) Network Security
17 42 (18.58%) Hyper-V
18 41 (18.14%) CCIE
19 40 (17.70%) Cisco ASA
19 40 (17.70%) Microsoft Azure
19 40 (17.70%) Windows Server 2012
20 38 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
21 35 (15.49%) CCNA
21 35 (15.49%) DNS
22 34 (15.04%) SQL
22 34 (15.04%) BGP
22 34 (15.04%) SCCM

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 18 (7.96%) MS Exchange
2 12 (5.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 11 (4.87%) Exchange Server 2013
4 9 (3.98%) IIS
4 9 (3.98%) Skype for Business
5 8 (3.54%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (3.10%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.44%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (4.42%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (1.77%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (4.87%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 40 (17.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 18 (7.96%) Cloud Computing
2 18 (7.96%) Office 365
3 12 (5.31%) Amazon AWS
4 10 (4.42%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.65%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (2.65%) IaaS
5 6 (2.65%) PaaS
5 6 (2.65%) SaaS
6 1 (0.44%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 123 (54.42%) Firewall
2 80 (35.40%) LAN
3 76 (33.63%) WAN
4 63 (27.88%) VPN
5 47 (20.80%) Wireless
6 45 (19.91%) MPLS
7 42 (18.58%) Network Security
8 40 (17.70%) Cisco ASA
9 35 (15.49%) DNS
10 34 (15.04%) BGP
11 33 (14.60%) DHCP
12 30 (13.27%) Cisco Nexus
13 26 (11.50%) VLAN
14 22 (9.73%) Internet
14 22 (9.73%) OSPF
14 22 (9.73%) WLAN
15 18 (7.96%) EIGRP
16 17 (7.52%) SAN
17 14 (6.19%) IP Telephony
17 14 (6.19%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (11.06%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.65%) SQL Server 2005
2 6 (2.65%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.44%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 12 (5.31%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.44%) Jenkins
2 1 (0.44%) Maven
2 1 (0.44%) Subversion
2 1 (0.44%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 23 (10.18%) Finance
2 9 (3.98%) Telecoms
3 4 (1.77%) Back Office
3 4 (1.77%) Banking
4 2 (0.88%) Multimedia
5 1 (0.44%) Games
5 1 (0.44%) Investment Banking
5 1 (0.44%) Legal
5 1 (0.44%) Retail
5 1 (0.44%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 84 (37.17%) Network Engineer
2 51 (22.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 33 (14.60%) Architect
4 27 (11.95%) Network Architect
5 22 (9.73%) Cisco Engineer
6 20 (8.85%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 20 (8.85%) Senior Network Engineer
7 18 (7.96%) Analyst
8 13 (5.75%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 12 (5.31%) IT Engineer
9 12 (5.31%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
9 12 (5.31%) Trainee
10 11 (4.87%) IP Engineer
10 11 (4.87%) Senior Analyst
11 10 (4.42%) Design Engineer
11 10 (4.42%) IP Design Engineer
11 10 (4.42%) Network Design Engineer
12 9 (3.98%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
13 8 (3.54%) Cisco Design Engineer
13 8 (3.54%) Juniper Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.10%) REST
2 3 (1.33%) Web Services
3 2 (0.88%) RFC 2547
4 1 (0.44%) .NET
4 1 (0.44%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 76 (33.63%) Data Centre
2 20 (8.85%) Virtual Team
3 12 (5.31%) Blackberry
4 11 (4.87%) EMC VNX
5 9 (3.98%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.65%) iPhone
6 6 (2.65%) Public Cloud
7 5 (2.21%) Smartphone
8 4 (1.77%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.33%) Driving Licence
10 2 (0.88%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.88%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.88%) Online Banking
11 1 (0.44%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.44%) Clustering
11 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.44%) Handset
11 1 (0.44%) RSA SecurID
11 1 (0.44%) Tandem
11 1 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 90 (39.82%) Windows
2 66 (29.20%) Windows Server
3 40 (17.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 38 (16.81%) Windows Server 2008
5 30 (13.27%) Linux
6 12 (5.31%) Ubuntu
7 11 (4.87%) Unix
7 11 (4.87%) Windows Server 2003
8 10 (4.42%) Windows 7
9 6 (2.65%) Solaris
9 6 (2.65%) Windows Phone
10 1 (0.44%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (22.12%) ITIL
2 33 (14.60%) Network Design
3 27 (11.95%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (11.50%) Root Cause Analysis
5 22 (9.73%) Capacity Planning
6 18 (7.96%) Mentoring
6 18 (7.96%) Performance Management
6 18 (7.96%) Presales
6 18 (7.96%) Validation
7 17 (7.52%) Load Balancing
7 17 (7.52%) Migration
7 17 (7.52%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (7.52%) Translating Business Requirements
8 16 (7.08%) Scrum
8 16 (7.08%) TOGAF
9 13 (5.75%) Change Management
10 12 (5.31%) Disaster Recovery
10 12 (5.31%) Requirements Analysis
10 12 (5.31%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (5.31%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 49 (21.68%) PowerShell
2 34 (15.04%) SQL
3 3 (1.33%) C
4 2 (0.88%) Java
5 1 (0.44%) C#
5 1 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 106 (46.90%) Cisco Certification
2 70 (30.97%) CCNP
3 41 (18.14%) CCIE
4 35 (15.49%) CCNA
5 17 (7.52%) JNCIP
6 15 (6.64%) CCDP
7 13 (5.75%) CCENT
8 12 (5.31%) A+ Certification
8 12 (5.31%) CISSP
8 12 (5.31%) Network+ Certification
9 11 (4.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (4.42%) CCIP
10 10 (4.42%) MCSE
11 6 (2.65%) JNCIE
12 5 (2.21%) Security Cleared
13 4 (1.77%) CCIE Security
14 3 (1.33%) CCSA
14 3 (1.33%) CCSE
14 3 (1.33%) Degree
15 2 (0.88%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.98%) SLA
2 1 (0.44%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 56 (24.78%) Active Directory
2 42 (18.58%) Hyper-V
3 34 (15.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (10.18%) VMware ESXi
5 22 (9.73%) vSphere
6 13 (5.75%) XenApp
7 11 (4.87%) Microsoft App-V
8 10 (4.42%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.88%) Virtual Machines
10 1 (0.44%) VMware NSX
10 1 (0.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 34 (15.04%) SCCM
2 27 (11.95%) SCOM
3 23 (10.18%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (5.31%) Ansible
4 12 (5.31%) Puppet
5 8 (3.54%) Cisco Prime
5 8 (3.54%) FortiGate
6 7 (3.10%) Backup Exec
6 7 (3.10%) Trend Micro Deep Security
7 6 (2.65%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (2.65%) Malwarebytes
7 6 (2.65%) Network Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (2.65%) Norton AntiVirus
7 6 (2.65%) WSUS
8 2 (0.88%) Iperf
8 2 (0.88%) Nagios
9 1 (0.44%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.44%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.44%) WhatsUp Gold
9 1 (0.44%) WMI
Vendors
1 75 (33.19%) VMware
2 69 (30.53%) Microsoft
3 59 (26.11%) CheckPoint
4 50 (22.12%) F5
5 31 (13.72%) Juniper
6 26 (11.50%) SolarWinds
7 22 (9.73%) Dell
8 21 (9.29%) Citrix
8 21 (9.29%) Fortinet
9 18 (7.96%) HP
10 13 (5.75%) McAfee
11 12 (5.31%) CyberArk
11 12 (5.31%) Red Hat
11 12 (5.31%) Varonis
12 11 (4.87%) Charles River
12 11 (4.87%) EMC
12 11 (4.87%) Meraki
13 9 (3.98%) Avaya
13 9 (3.98%) Brocade
13 9 (3.98%) Google