The table below looks at the statistics for the Cisco Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Cisco Solutions Architect
Rank 928 908 927
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Solutions Architect 7 29 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.027% 0.010%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.007% 0.028% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 3 22 6
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £63,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £70,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £71,250 £55,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+29.54% -21.42%

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
97363 102681 101319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.13% 96.46% 96.26%
Number of salaries quoted 81714 85063 81425
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Cisco Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Cisco Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Cisco Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Cisco Solutions Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Cisco Solutions Architect
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Solutions Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 7 £70,000 - 1
London -13 3 £67,500 -3.57%
City of London +47 2 - -
South East +17 2 £71,250 +29.54%
North West +24 1 - -
Manchester +17 1 - -

Cisco Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 28 (57.14%) Presales
3 21 (42.86%) LAN
4 20 (40.82%) Cisco Certification
4 20 (40.82%) Finance
5 19 (38.78%) CCNP
6 18 (36.73%) Telecoms
7 17 (34.69%) MPLS
7 17 (34.69%) Data Centre
8 16 (32.65%) Unified Communications
9 13 (26.53%) DNS
9 13 (26.53%) CheckPoint
9 13 (26.53%) Internet
9 13 (26.53%) DHCP
10 12 (24.49%) Cisco Nexus
11 11 (22.45%) Avaya
12 10 (20.41%) Juniper
12 10 (20.41%) VPN
13 9 (18.37%) Wireless
14 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
14 8 (16.33%) CCNA
14 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
14 8 (16.33%) F5
15 7 (14.29%) Degree
15 7 (14.29%) BIG-IP
15 7 (14.29%) CCNP Voice
15 7 (14.29%) CCVP
16 6 (12.24%) VMware
16 6 (12.24%) OSPF
16 6 (12.24%) NetApp

Cisco Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT jobs within the UK that cited Cisco Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.08%) Skype for Business
2 1 (2.04%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 21 (42.86%) LAN
2 17 (34.69%) MPLS
3 16 (32.65%) Unified Communications
4 13 (26.53%) DHCP
4 13 (26.53%) DNS
4 13 (26.53%) Internet
5 12 (24.49%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (20.41%) VPN
7 9 (18.37%) Wireless
8 7 (14.29%) BIG-IP
9 6 (12.24%) BGP
9 6 (12.24%) OSPF
10 4 (8.16%) WAN
11 3 (6.12%) IP Telephony
12 2 (4.08%) DPNSS
12 2 (4.08%) ISDN
12 2 (4.08%) PSTN
12 2 (4.08%) VoIP
12 2 (4.08%) Wi-Fi
12 2 (4.08%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.12%) Oracle Database
General
1 20 (40.82%) Finance
2 18 (36.73%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.08%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (34.69%) Data Centre
2 8 (16.33%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (12.24%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.04%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (2.04%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 4 (8.16%) Windows
2 3 (6.12%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (57.14%) Presales
2 4 (8.16%) Time Management
3 2 (4.08%) Application Performance Management
3 2 (4.08%) Business Development
3 2 (4.08%) CRM
3 2 (4.08%) Financial Modelling
3 2 (4.08%) Performance Management
4 1 (2.04%) Analytics
4 1 (2.04%) Cisco ICM Scripting
4 1 (2.04%) DevOps
4 1 (2.04%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.04%) ITIL
4 1 (2.04%) Network Design
4 1 (2.04%) Project Management
4 1 (2.04%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.04%) WFM
Qualifications
1 20 (40.82%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (38.78%) CCNP
3 8 (16.33%) CCNA
4 7 (14.29%) CCNP Voice
4 7 (14.29%) CCVP
4 7 (14.29%) Degree
5 5 (10.20%) CCDP
6 3 (6.12%) CCIE
7 2 (4.08%) JNCIP
7 2 (4.08%) JNCIS
8 1 (2.04%) CCDA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.04%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 49 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (26.53%) CheckPoint
3 11 (22.45%) Avaya
4 10 (20.41%) Juniper
5 8 (16.33%) F5
5 8 (16.33%) Microsoft
6 6 (12.24%) EMC
6 6 (12.24%) NetApp
6 6 (12.24%) VMware
7 5 (10.20%) Blue Coat
8 4 (8.16%) Fortinet
8 4 (8.16%) Intel Security
8 4 (8.16%) Palo Alto
8 4 (8.16%) Riverbed
9 3 (6.12%) Oracle
10 2 (4.08%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (4.08%) Citrix
11 1 (2.04%) Verint