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 7 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Architect
Rank 849 907 890
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Architect 41 12 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.010% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.040% 0.011% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 26 5 8
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -24.13%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £52,500 £53,200
10% offered a salary of more than £78,750 £55,000 £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
103340 111175 103885
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.44% 94.51% 94.56%
Number of salaries quoted 85358 91120 86565
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 £27,000 £26,500
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 7 July 2015 within the UK.

Cisco Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco Architect
Top 17 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 7 July 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 +60 41 £75,000 +36.36% 1
London +48 14 £82,500 +50.00% 1
South East +32 11 £61,000 +10.90%
Yorkshire +21 11 £75,000 +42.85%
West Yorkshire +15 11 £75,000 +42.85%
Leeds +13 11 £75,000 +42.85%
Berkshire 0 4 £65,000 -
West Midlands -16 4 £65,000 +30.00%
Birmingham -18 4 £65,000 +18.18%
Buckinghamshire - 4 £55,500 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £55,500 -
Hampshire +6 3 - -
Surrey - 3 - -
Slough - 3 - -
City of London - 1 £82,500 -
North West - 1 £70,000 -
Manchester - 1 £70,000 -

Cisco Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 82 (100.00%) Cisco
2 64 (78.05%) Cisco Certification
3 52 (63.41%) Wireless
4 39 (47.56%) F5
5 33 (40.24%) WAN
6 31 (37.80%) CheckPoint
6 31 (37.80%) Network Design
7 27 (32.93%) LAN
8 26 (31.71%) CCNP
8 26 (31.71%) Load Balancing
8 26 (31.71%) Data Centre
9 24 (29.27%) Wireless Security
9 24 (29.27%) HP ASE
9 24 (29.27%) CCIE
9 24 (29.27%) HP
9 24 (29.27%) Huawei
10 22 (26.83%) Finance
11 21 (25.61%) Cisco Nexus
12 16 (19.51%) CCDP
13 15 (18.29%) Network Security
14 13 (15.85%) Degree
15 12 (14.63%) Telecoms
15 12 (14.63%) Juniper
16 11 (13.41%) JNCIP
17 10 (12.20%) Business Development
17 10 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
17 10 (12.20%) Alcatel-Lucent
17 10 (12.20%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (12.20%) Performance Management
17 10 (12.20%) Riverbed

Cisco Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 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 (3.66%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.22%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.22%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 52 (63.41%) Wireless
2 33 (40.24%) WAN
3 27 (32.93%) LAN
4 24 (29.27%) Wireless Security
5 21 (25.61%) Cisco Nexus
6 15 (18.29%) Network Security
7 10 (12.20%) Wi-Fi
8 9 (10.98%) Cisco ASA
9 7 (8.54%) Firewall
10 6 (7.32%) OSPF
10 6 (7.32%) BGP
11 5 (6.10%) SAN
11 5 (6.10%) MPLS
11 5 (6.10%) Unified Communications
12 4 (4.88%) MGCP
12 4 (4.88%) RTP
12 4 (4.88%) H.323
12 4 (4.88%) IP Telephony
12 4 (4.88%) Cisco ICM
13 3 (3.66%) VPN
General
1 22 (26.83%) Finance
2 12 (14.63%) Telecoms
3 10 (12.20%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.22%) Electronics
4 1 (1.22%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.22%) Banking
4 1 (1.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.66%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (31.71%) Data Centre
2 6 (7.32%) FlexPod
3 3 (3.66%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.22%) DTV
4 1 (1.22%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.22%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (37.80%) Network Design
2 26 (31.71%) Load Balancing
3 10 (12.20%) Performance Management
3 10 (12.20%) Business Development
3 10 (12.20%) Application Performance Management
4 8 (9.76%) Network Architecture
5 7 (8.54%) SIEM
6 3 (3.66%) Network Management
7 2 (2.44%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (2.44%) Project Management
7 2 (2.44%) Financial Modelling
8 1 (1.22%) Digital Marketing
8 1 (1.22%) Service Delivery
8 1 (1.22%) Programme Management
8 1 (1.22%) Mentoring
8 1 (1.22%) Portfolio Management
8 1 (1.22%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.10%) R
Qualifications
1 64 (78.05%) Cisco Certification
2 26 (31.71%) CCNP
3 24 (29.27%) CCIE
3 24 (29.27%) HP ASE
4 16 (19.51%) CCDP
5 13 (15.85%) Degree
6 11 (13.41%) JNCIP
7 10 (12.20%) JNCIS
8 7 (8.54%) CCNA
9 6 (7.32%) Security Cleared
10 5 (6.10%) CCVP
11 2 (2.44%) SC Cleared
12 1 (1.22%) JNCIE
12 1 (1.22%) CISSP
System Software
1 9 (10.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.22%) Hyper-V
2 1 (1.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (7.32%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco UCCX
2 2 (2.44%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 82 (100.00%) Cisco
2 39 (47.56%) F5
3 31 (37.80%) CheckPoint
4 24 (29.27%) HP
4 24 (29.27%) Huawei
5 12 (14.63%) Juniper
6 10 (12.20%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 10 (12.20%) Riverbed
7 9 (10.98%) VMware
8 1 (1.22%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.22%) NetApp
8 1 (1.22%) SAP