The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Cisco Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Architect
Rank 832 902 873
Rank change year-on-year
+70 -29
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Architect 63 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.059% 0.012% 0.021%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.013% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 56 10 15
Average salary £70,000 £55,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+27.27% -18.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,750 £52,000 £52,900
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £61,500 £88,000
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £55,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year
+27.27% -24.13%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
101264 109979 101860
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.19% 94.54% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 84172 88959 84461
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Cisco Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cisco Architect in the job title within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cisco Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Architect
Salary Trend

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

Cisco Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Cisco Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cisco Architect over the 3 months to 27 August 2015 within the UK.

Cisco Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco Architect
Top 16 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 27 August 2015. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +63 61 £70,000 +27.27% 1
Leeds +39 27 £70,000 +33.33%
West Yorkshire +37 27 £70,000 +33.33%
Yorkshire +34 27 £70,000 +33.33%
Birmingham +26 14 £70,000 +12.00%
West Midlands +3 14 £70,000 +27.27%
Manchester +16 10 £70,000 +35.92%
North West +6 10 £70,000 +35.92%
London - 9 £68,750 -
South East +11 7 £61,000 +10.90% 1
Berkshire +15 5 £65,000 +3.17%
Slough - 4 - -
Scotland +12 2 £62,500 +4.16%
Edinburgh - 2 £62,500 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £61,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 2 £61,000 - 1

Cisco Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cisco Architect in their job title.

1 104 (100.00%) Cisco
2 93 (89.42%) Cisco Certification
3 77 (74.04%) Wireless
4 69 (66.35%) F5
5 62 (59.62%) Network Design
6 61 (58.65%) CheckPoint
6 61 (58.65%) WAN
7 60 (57.69%) LAN
8 59 (56.73%) HP
8 59 (56.73%) Huawei
8 59 (56.73%) Wireless Security
8 59 (56.73%) HP ASE
9 54 (51.92%) Load Balancing
10 28 (26.92%) Data Centre
11 27 (25.96%) CCNP
12 20 (19.23%) CCIE
13 17 (16.35%) Finance
14 15 (14.42%) CCDP
14 15 (14.42%) Degree
14 15 (14.42%) Network Security
15 13 (12.50%) Telecoms
16 12 (11.54%) Juniper
16 12 (11.54%) JNCIP
17 11 (10.58%) Business Development
17 11 (10.58%) Performance Management
17 11 (10.58%) Riverbed
17 11 (10.58%) JNCIS
17 11 (10.58%) Application Performance Management
17 11 (10.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
17 11 (10.58%) Wi-Fi

Cisco Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 August 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Cisco Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (1.92%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
1 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 77 (74.04%) Wireless
2 61 (58.65%) WAN
3 60 (57.69%) LAN
4 59 (56.73%) Wireless Security
5 15 (14.42%) Network Security
6 11 (10.58%) Wi-Fi
7 10 (9.62%) Cisco Nexus
8 7 (6.73%) Firewall
8 7 (6.73%) OSPF
8 7 (6.73%) BGP
9 5 (4.81%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.81%) Unified Communications
10 4 (3.85%) WAAS
10 4 (3.85%) Cisco ICM
10 4 (3.85%) MGCP
10 4 (3.85%) RTP
10 4 (3.85%) H.323
11 3 (2.88%) IP Telephony
11 3 (2.88%) MPLS
11 3 (2.88%) VPN
General
1 17 (16.35%) Finance
2 13 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 11 (10.58%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (0.96%) Electronics
4 1 (0.96%) Manufacturing
4 1 (0.96%) Banking
4 1 (0.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 28 (26.92%) Data Centre
2 4 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (0.96%) DTV
3 1 (0.96%) Blog
3 1 (0.96%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (0.96%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (59.62%) Network Design
2 54 (51.92%) Load Balancing
3 11 (10.58%) Performance Management
3 11 (10.58%) Business Development
3 11 (10.58%) Application Performance Management
4 2 (1.92%) SIEM
4 2 (1.92%) Network Management
4 2 (1.92%) Project Management
5 1 (0.96%) Service Delivery
5 1 (0.96%) Programme Management
5 1 (0.96%) E-Commerce
5 1 (0.96%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (0.96%) Digital Marketing
5 1 (0.96%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (0.96%) Portfolio Management
5 1 (0.96%) Financial Modelling
5 1 (0.96%) Network Architecture
5 1 (0.96%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (0.96%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 93 (89.42%) Cisco Certification
2 59 (56.73%) HP ASE
3 27 (25.96%) CCNP
4 20 (19.23%) CCIE
5 15 (14.42%) CCDP
5 15 (14.42%) Degree
6 12 (11.54%) JNCIP
7 11 (10.58%) JNCIS
8 6 (5.77%) CCNA
9 5 (4.81%) CCVP
9 5 (4.81%) Security Cleared
10 1 (0.96%) JNCIE
10 1 (0.96%) CISSP
System Software
1 5 (4.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.96%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.96%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (5.77%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 104 (100.00%) Cisco
2 69 (66.35%) F5
3 61 (58.65%) CheckPoint
4 59 (56.73%) HP
4 59 (56.73%) Huawei
5 12 (11.54%) Juniper
6 11 (10.58%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 11 (10.58%) Riverbed
7 5 (4.81%) VMware
8 1 (0.96%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.96%) NetApp
8 1 (0.96%) SAP