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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Architect
Rank 846 898 874
Rank change year-on-year
+52 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Architect 37 9 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.035% 0.008% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.037% 0.008% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 26 4 13
Average salary £75,000 £60,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.00% -14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,500 £56,500 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £68,750 £83,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £66,250 £54,500
% change year-on-year
+13.20% +21.55%

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Cisco Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco Architect
Top 15 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 22 May 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 +66 37 £75,000 +25.00% 2
London +57 15 £80,000 +39.13% 1
Leeds - 13 £75,000 -
West Yorkshire - 13 £75,000 -
Yorkshire - 13 £75,000 -
South East +8 6 £64,000 -11.72%
West Midlands - 3 £65,000 - 1
Surrey - 3 - -
City of London +41 2 £85,000 +41.66%
Berkshire +4 2 £67,000 -
Reading - 2 £67,000 -
Hampshire - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 £65,000 - 1
Buckinghamshire -3 1 £50,000 -31.03%
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -

Cisco Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 52 (75.36%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (56.52%) Wireless
4 28 (40.58%) CCIE
5 27 (39.13%) WAN
6 26 (37.68%) F5
7 25 (36.23%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (31.88%) CheckPoint
9 21 (30.43%) CCNP
10 20 (28.99%) Network Design
10 20 (28.99%) Finance
11 18 (26.09%) LAN
12 17 (24.64%) Load Balancing
13 15 (21.74%) Huawei
13 15 (21.74%) HP
13 15 (21.74%) Wireless Security
13 15 (21.74%) HP ASE
14 13 (18.84%) Network Architecture
14 13 (18.84%) CCDP
15 12 (17.39%) Network Security
16 11 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
16 11 (15.94%) Juniper
17 10 (14.49%) R
18 9 (13.04%) FlexPod
18 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
18 9 (13.04%) VMware
19 8 (11.59%) JNCIP
19 8 (11.59%) SAN
20 7 (10.14%) Alcatel-Lucent

Cisco Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 3 (4.35%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.45%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.45%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 39 (56.52%) Wireless
2 27 (39.13%) WAN
3 25 (36.23%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (26.09%) LAN
5 15 (21.74%) Wireless Security
6 12 (17.39%) Network Security
7 11 (15.94%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (11.59%) SAN
9 7 (10.14%) Wi-Fi
10 5 (7.25%) MPLS
11 4 (5.80%) Unified Communications
12 3 (4.35%) MGCP
12 3 (4.35%) RTP
12 3 (4.35%) H.323
12 3 (4.35%) Firewall
12 3 (4.35%) Cisco ICM
13 2 (2.90%) OSPF
13 2 (2.90%) BGP
13 2 (2.90%) VoIP
13 2 (2.90%) VPN
General
1 20 (28.99%) Finance
2 9 (13.04%) Telecoms
3 7 (10.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.45%) Marketing
4 1 (1.45%) Banking
4 1 (1.45%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (13.04%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.45%) DTV
2 1 (1.45%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) Network Design
2 17 (24.64%) Load Balancing
3 13 (18.84%) Network Architecture
4 7 (10.14%) Business Development
4 7 (10.14%) Performance Management
4 7 (10.14%) SIEM
4 7 (10.14%) Application Performance Management
5 2 (2.90%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (2.90%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.45%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.45%) Network Management
6 1 (1.45%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (1.45%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (1.45%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (14.49%) R
Qualifications
1 52 (75.36%) Cisco Certification
2 28 (40.58%) CCIE
3 21 (30.43%) CCNP
4 15 (21.74%) HP ASE
5 13 (18.84%) CCDP
6 8 (11.59%) JNCIP
7 7 (10.14%) JNCIS
7 7 (10.14%) Degree
8 3 (4.35%) Security Cleared
8 3 (4.35%) CCVP
9 2 (2.90%) CCNA
9 2 (2.90%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.45%) CISSP
10 1 (1.45%) JNCIE
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.45%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.45%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.35%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.90%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 69 (100.00%) Cisco
2 26 (37.68%) F5
3 22 (31.88%) CheckPoint
4 15 (21.74%) Huawei
4 15 (21.74%) HP
5 11 (15.94%) Juniper
6 9 (13.04%) VMware
7 7 (10.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
7 7 (10.14%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.45%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.45%) NetApp
8 1 (1.45%) SAP