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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Cisco Architect
Rank 838 906 862
Rank change year-on-year
+68 -44
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Architect 34 18 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.031% 0.015% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.033% 0.016% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 27 7 15
Average salary £75,000 £55,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.36% -21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,400 £41,500 £53,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £72,500 £81,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £47,500 £54,500
% change year-on-year
+57.89% -12.84%

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
104076 112022 103310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.62% 94.62% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 85215 91280 86022
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Cisco Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Cisco Architect
Top 11 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 6 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 +43 34 £75,000 +36.36% 1
London +35 18 £80,000 +39.13% 1
Leeds - 11 £75,000 -
West Yorkshire - 11 £75,000 -
Yorkshire - 11 £75,000 -
City of London +37 6 £67,500 +12.50%
South East +11 4 £67,000 +41.05%
Surrey +24 2 - -
Berkshire -1 2 £67,000 -7.58%
Reading - 2 £67,000 -
West Midlands - 1 £42,500 -

Cisco Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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 56 (100.00%) Cisco
2 42 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
3 31 (55.36%) Wireless
4 23 (41.07%) CCIE
4 23 (41.07%) WAN
5 22 (39.29%) Cisco Nexus
6 18 (32.14%) CheckPoint
6 18 (32.14%) F5
7 17 (30.36%) CCNP
8 16 (28.57%) Finance
9 14 (25.00%) LAN
9 14 (25.00%) Network Design
10 13 (23.21%) Load Balancing
10 13 (23.21%) Network Architecture
11 12 (21.43%) Network Security
12 11 (19.64%) Wireless Security
12 11 (19.64%) Cisco ASA
12 11 (19.64%) HP ASE
12 11 (19.64%) Huawei
12 11 (19.64%) HP
13 10 (17.86%) R
13 10 (17.86%) CCDP
14 8 (14.29%) Juniper
14 8 (14.29%) SAN
14 8 (14.29%) VMware
14 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
14 8 (14.29%) FlexPod
15 7 (12.50%) SIEM
16 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
16 5 (8.93%) JNCIP

Cisco Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (5.36%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (1.79%) MS Visio
1 1 (1.79%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 31 (55.36%) Wireless
2 23 (41.07%) WAN
3 22 (39.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 14 (25.00%) LAN
5 12 (21.43%) Network Security
6 11 (19.64%) Wireless Security
6 11 (19.64%) Cisco ASA
7 8 (14.29%) SAN
8 5 (8.93%) MPLS
9 4 (7.14%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.57%) VoIP
10 2 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
10 2 (3.57%) Unified Communications
11 1 (1.79%) IOS XR
11 1 (1.79%) NX-OS
11 1 (1.79%) GPON
11 1 (1.79%) Broadband
11 1 (1.79%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.79%) Cisco ICM
11 1 (1.79%) LLU
General
1 16 (28.57%) Finance
2 5 (8.93%) Telecoms
3 4 (7.14%) Pharmaceutical
4 1 (1.79%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) FlexPod
2 1 (1.79%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (25.00%) Network Design
2 13 (23.21%) Load Balancing
2 13 (23.21%) Network Architecture
3 7 (12.50%) SIEM
4 4 (7.14%) Performance Management
4 4 (7.14%) Business Development
4 4 (7.14%) Application Performance Management
5 2 (3.57%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (3.57%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (1.79%) Mentoring
6 1 (1.79%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (17.86%) R
Qualifications
1 42 (75.00%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (41.07%) CCIE
3 17 (30.36%) CCNP
4 11 (19.64%) HP ASE
5 10 (17.86%) CCDP
6 5 (8.93%) JNCIP
7 4 (7.14%) Degree
7 4 (7.14%) JNCIS
8 3 (5.36%) Security Cleared
8 3 (5.36%) CCVP
9 2 (3.57%) SC Cleared
10 1 (1.79%) JNCIE
10 1 (1.79%) CISSP
10 1 (1.79%) CCNA
System Software
1 8 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (3.57%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (1.79%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 56 (100.00%) Cisco
2 18 (32.14%) CheckPoint
2 18 (32.14%) F5
3 11 (19.64%) Huawei
3 11 (19.64%) HP
4 8 (14.29%) Juniper
4 8 (14.29%) VMware
5 4 (7.14%) Riverbed
5 4 (7.14%) Alcatel-Lucent
6 1 (1.79%) Microsoft