The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 28 June 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
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 847 911 856
Rank change year-on-year +64 -55  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Architect 27 24 107
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.024% 0.098%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.032% 0.025% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 23 19 81
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.70%  
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £59,650 £53,750
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £56,250 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year -13.46% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85316 94967 105722
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.94% 96.52% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 284135 352965 396755
Median salary £47,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -1.05% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £26,250 £26,250 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

Cisco Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Network Architect in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco Network Architect in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Network Architect over the 3 months to 28 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Architect in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Top 6 Job Locations

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 UK over the 3 months to 28 June 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +52 27 £65,000 - 1
UK excluding London +33 19 £56,250 -13.46% 1
North of England - 10 £57,875 -
London +37 8 £80,000 +28.00%
Midlands +19 6 £58,000 -
South East +36 3 £55,000 -15.38% 1

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 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 featuring Cisco Network Architect in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) Cisco
2 38 (59.38%) WAN
2 38 (59.38%) Data Centre
3 36 (56.25%) Wireless
4 33 (51.56%) Cisco Certification
5 30 (46.88%) MPLS
5 30 (46.88%) Firewall
6 29 (45.31%) LAN
7 24 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 23 (35.94%) Juniper
8 23 (35.94%) CCNP
9 19 (29.69%) CCIE
10 18 (28.13%) F5
10 18 (28.13%) Palo Alto
10 18 (28.13%) Presales
11 17 (26.56%) Network Security
12 16 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
13 15 (23.44%) Cisco Wireless
13 15 (23.44%) Network Design
13 15 (23.44%) VMware
13 15 (23.44%) CheckPoint
14 14 (21.88%) ITIL
14 14 (21.88%) Network Architecture
15 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
15 13 (20.31%) Network Management
16 12 (18.75%) VPN
16 12 (18.75%) OSPF
16 12 (18.75%) SolarWinds
17 11 (17.19%) BGP
17 11 (17.19%) Finance

Cisco Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (1.56%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.56%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.13%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (3.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 38 (59.38%) WAN
2 36 (56.25%) Wireless
3 30 (46.88%) Firewall
3 30 (46.88%) MPLS
4 29 (45.31%) LAN
5 24 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
6 17 (26.56%) Network Security
7 16 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
8 15 (23.44%) Cisco Wireless
9 12 (18.75%) OSPF
9 12 (18.75%) VPN
10 11 (17.19%) BGP
11 9 (14.06%) Multicast
11 9 (14.06%) VPLS
12 7 (10.94%) DHCP
13 6 (9.38%) DNS
13 6 (9.38%) WLAN
14 5 (7.81%) VoIP
15 3 (4.69%) BIG-IP
15 3 (4.69%) Wireless Security
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 11 (17.19%) Finance
2 3 (4.69%) Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Automotive
3 2 (3.13%) Investment Banking
3 2 (3.13%) Marketing
3 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.56%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 38 (59.38%) Data Centre
2 2 (3.13%) Blog
3 1 (1.56%) Fintech
3 1 (1.56%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 2 (3.13%) Windows
1 2 (3.13%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (28.13%) Presales
2 15 (23.44%) Network Design
3 14 (21.88%) ITIL
3 14 (21.88%) Network Architecture
4 13 (20.31%) Network Management
5 9 (14.06%) Migration
6 8 (12.50%) Performance Management
7 7 (10.94%) Change Management
7 7 (10.94%) Network Monitoring
7 7 (10.94%) Performance Monitoring
7 7 (10.94%) Security Architecture
8 5 (7.81%) Business Analysis
8 5 (7.81%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.13%) Capacity Management
9 2 (3.13%) Customer Engagement
9 2 (3.13%) Investment Management
9 2 (3.13%) Mentoring
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (3.13%) TOGAF
9 2 (3.13%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.56%) Perl
1 1 (1.56%) Python
Qualifications
1 33 (51.56%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (35.94%) CCNP
3 19 (29.69%) CCIE
4 8 (12.50%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 3 (4.69%) CCDA
5 3 (4.69%) CCDP
5 3 (4.69%) SC Cleared
5 3 (4.69%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) DV Cleared
6 2 (3.13%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.56%) CCNA
7 1 (1.56%) CCSA
7 1 (1.56%) CCSE
7 1 (1.56%) Degree
7 1 (1.56%) JNCIE
7 1 (1.56%) JNCIP
7 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.13%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 13 (20.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (3.13%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.13%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (14.06%) Cisco Prime
2 7 (10.94%) Ansible
2 7 (10.94%) Puppet
3 2 (3.13%) Nagios
4 1 (1.56%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.56%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 64 (100.00%) Cisco
2 23 (35.94%) Juniper
3 18 (28.13%) F5
3 18 (28.13%) Palo Alto
4 15 (23.44%) CheckPoint
4 15 (23.44%) VMware
5 12 (18.75%) SolarWinds
6 9 (14.06%) HP
7 7 (10.94%) AlgoSec
7 7 (10.94%) Meraki
7 7 (10.94%) Splunk
8 6 (9.38%) EMC
8 6 (9.38%) NetApp
8 6 (9.38%) ProCurve
9 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
10 4 (6.25%) Aruba
11 3 (4.69%) Avaya
12 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
12 2 (3.13%) Forcepoint
12 2 (3.13%) Riverbed
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