Period
to 24 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Cisco Network Architect
UK > England
6 months to
24 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1091 1208 1092
Rank change year-on-year +117 -116 +138
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Architect 55 38 208
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.020% 0.099%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.034% 0.021% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 49 29 165
England median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £48,600 £45,000 £54,250
90th Percentile £82,500 £73,750 £76,700
UK median annual salary £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year +3.85% -7.14% +7.69%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in England. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
England
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 160291 183917 202207
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England 95.99% 96.54% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 131332 156269 167596
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,750 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Cisco Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings that featured Cisco Network Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Architect in England

Cisco Network Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Cisco Network Architect in England

Cisco Network Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Architect in England over the 6 months to 24 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Architect in England

Cisco Network Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Network Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 24 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +69 24 £80,000 +23.08%
North of England - 11 £50,750 -
South East +79 9 £67,500 +1.89%
Midlands +49 8 £58,500 +30.00% 1
East Midlands - 7 £58,500 -
North West - 5 £65,000 -
Yorkshire - 4 £50,000 -
North East - 2 £50,000 -
West Midlands +27 1 - - 1
Cisco Network Architect
UK

Cisco Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2017, Cisco Network Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the England region featuring Cisco Network Architect in the job title.

1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 32 (58.18%) Wireless
2 32 (58.18%) WAN
3 31 (56.36%) Data Centre
4 29 (52.73%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (50.91%) Firewall
6 26 (47.27%) MPLS
7 25 (45.45%) LAN
8 23 (41.82%) Cisco Nexus
9 19 (34.55%) CCNP
9 19 (34.55%) Palo Alto
10 18 (32.73%) CCIE
11 17 (30.91%) Juniper
11 17 (30.91%) Network Security
12 16 (29.09%) F5
12 16 (29.09%) Presales
13 15 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (27.27%) CheckPoint
14 13 (23.64%) Network Design
14 13 (23.64%) Cisco Wireless
15 12 (21.82%) VMware
15 12 (21.82%) OSPF
15 12 (21.82%) ITIL
16 11 (20.00%) VPN
16 11 (20.00%) BGP
16 11 (20.00%) Finance
16 11 (20.00%) SolarWinds
17 10 (18.18%) Multicast
17 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
18 9 (16.36%) HP

Cisco Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 32 (58.18%) WAN
1 32 (58.18%) Wireless
2 28 (50.91%) Firewall
3 26 (47.27%) MPLS
4 25 (45.45%) LAN
5 23 (41.82%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (30.91%) Network Security
7 15 (27.27%) Cisco ASA
8 13 (23.64%) Cisco Wireless
9 12 (21.82%) OSPF
10 11 (20.00%) BGP
10 11 (20.00%) VPN
11 10 (18.18%) Multicast
12 7 (12.73%) DHCP
13 6 (10.91%) DNS
13 6 (10.91%) VPLS
13 6 (10.91%) WLAN
14 5 (9.09%) BIG-IP
15 3 (5.45%) VoIP
15 3 (5.45%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 6 (10.91%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.82%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.45%) Banking
3 2 (3.64%) Automotive
3 2 (3.64%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.64%) Law
3 2 (3.64%) Marketing
4 1 (1.82%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 31 (56.36%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.64%) Blog
3 1 (1.82%) Fintech
3 1 (1.82%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.82%) Windows
1 1 (1.82%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (29.09%) Presales
2 13 (23.64%) Network Design
3 12 (21.82%) ITIL
4 9 (16.36%) Network Management
5 8 (14.55%) Network Architecture
6 7 (12.73%) Migration
6 7 (12.73%) Performance Management
7 6 (10.91%) Change Management
7 6 (10.91%) Network Monitoring
7 6 (10.91%) Performance Monitoring
7 6 (10.91%) Security Architecture
8 5 (9.09%) Business Analysis
8 5 (9.09%) PRINCE2
9 3 (5.45%) Load Balancing
10 2 (3.64%) Customer Engagement
10 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
10 2 (3.64%) Technical Architecture
11 1 (1.82%) Change Control
11 1 (1.82%) SIEM
11 1 (1.82%) Validation
Qualifications
1 29 (52.73%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (34.55%) CCNP
3 18 (32.73%) CCIE
4 8 (14.55%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 5 (9.09%) CCDA
6 3 (5.45%) CCNA
6 3 (5.45%) CCSA
7 2 (3.64%) CCDP
7 2 (3.64%) SC Cleared
7 2 (3.64%) Security Cleared
8 1 (1.82%) CCSE
8 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
8 1 (1.82%) JNCIE
8 1 (1.82%) JNCIP
8 1 (1.82%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 10 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.82%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) Cisco Prime
2 6 (10.91%) Ansible
2 6 (10.91%) Puppet
3 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
3 1 (1.82%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 19 (34.55%) Palo Alto
3 17 (30.91%) Juniper
4 16 (29.09%) F5
5 15 (27.27%) CheckPoint
6 12 (21.82%) VMware
7 11 (20.00%) SolarWinds
8 9 (16.36%) HP
9 7 (12.73%) Meraki
10 6 (10.91%) AlgoSec
10 6 (10.91%) EMC
10 6 (10.91%) Microsoft
10 6 (10.91%) NetApp
10 6 (10.91%) ProCurve
10 6 (10.91%) Splunk
11 4 (7.27%) Aruba
12 3 (5.45%) Avaya
13 2 (3.64%) Blue Coat
13 2 (3.64%) Forcepoint
13 2 (3.64%) Riverbed