The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Architect was £68,750 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Cisco Network Architect
UK
Rank 823 930 889
Rank change year-on-year +107 -41  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Architect 37 26 77
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.044% 0.025% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.046% 0.026% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 32 21 59
Median salary £68,750 £57,500 £69,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +19.56% -17.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,000 £54,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £65,000 £76,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year +17.39% -11.53%  

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 80799 99610 102835
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.25% 96.36% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 67025 83372 83971
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Cisco Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured Cisco Network Architect in the job title.

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 26 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Architect in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Top 21 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 26 March 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 +120 36 £70,000 +21.73% 7
London +98 20 £77,500 +63.15% 3
South East +56 7 £67,500 +3.84% 2
Reading +41 6 £67,500 +3.84%
Berkshire +35 6 £67,500 +3.84%
Leeds - 3 £47,500 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 -
Yorkshire - 3 £47,500 -
West Midlands +33 1 - -
Hampshire +32 1 - - 1
Scotland +31 1 £57,500 -
East of England +16 1 £80,000 +39.13%
Hertfordshire +12 1 £80,000 +39.13%
Edinburgh +7 1 £57,500 -
Basingstoke +6 1 - -
Derby - 1 £65,000 -
Lichfield - 1 - -
Derbyshire - 1 £65,000 -
Staffordshire - 1 - -
City of London - 1 £77,500 - 2
East Midlands - 1 £65,000 -

Cisco Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 54 (61.36%) WAN
3 45 (51.14%) Cisco Certification
4 43 (48.86%) Data Centre
5 41 (46.59%) Juniper
5 41 (46.59%) CCNP
6 39 (44.32%) LAN
7 38 (43.18%) MPLS
8 37 (42.05%) F5
9 36 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
10 33 (37.50%) VPN
11 32 (36.36%) CheckPoint
12 29 (32.95%) Firewall
12 29 (32.95%) OSPF
13 28 (31.82%) BGP
14 27 (30.68%) Network Security
15 26 (29.55%) Palo Alto
16 25 (28.41%) Cisco ASA
17 24 (27.27%) Finance
17 24 (27.27%) VMware
18 23 (26.14%) DHCP
19 22 (25.00%) DNS
19 22 (25.00%) CCIE
19 22 (25.00%) Wireless
19 22 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
19 22 (25.00%) Network Management
20 20 (22.73%) Banking
21 18 (20.45%) Presales
22 17 (19.32%) Telecoms
22 17 (19.32%) Network Architecture

Cisco Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 (1.14%) OpenStack
1 1 (1.14%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 54 (61.36%) WAN
2 39 (44.32%) LAN
3 38 (43.18%) MPLS
4 36 (40.91%) Cisco Nexus
5 33 (37.50%) VPN
6 29 (32.95%) Firewall
6 29 (32.95%) OSPF
7 28 (31.82%) BGP
8 27 (30.68%) Network Security
9 25 (28.41%) Cisco ASA
10 23 (26.14%) DHCP
11 22 (25.00%) DNS
11 22 (25.00%) Wireless
12 13 (14.77%) Unified Communications
13 12 (13.64%) BIG-IP
13 12 (13.64%) Cisco Wireless
13 12 (13.64%) Internet
13 12 (13.64%) VPLS
14 10 (11.36%) Multicast
15 6 (6.82%) NetScaler
Development Applications
1 8 (9.09%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (1.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 24 (27.27%) Finance
2 20 (22.73%) Banking
3 17 (19.32%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.68%) Investment Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.14%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.14%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 43 (48.86%) Data Centre
2 12 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (2.27%) FlexPod
4 1 (1.14%) Blog
4 1 (1.14%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 6 (6.82%) Linux
2 4 (4.55%) Windows
2 4 (4.55%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (25.00%) Network Management
2 18 (20.45%) Presales
3 17 (19.32%) Network Architecture
4 16 (18.18%) Network Design
5 15 (17.05%) Migration
6 9 (10.23%) Performance Management
7 8 (9.09%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
7 8 (9.09%) Security Architecture
8 7 (7.95%) Open Source
8 7 (7.95%) Risk Management
9 6 (6.82%) Mentoring
10 5 (5.68%) Investment Management
10 5 (5.68%) ITIL
11 4 (4.55%) Capacity Management
11 4 (4.55%) Configuration Management
11 4 (4.55%) TOGAF
11 4 (4.55%) Validation
12 3 (3.41%) Change Management
13 2 (2.27%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 3 (3.41%) Perl
1 3 (3.41%) Python
Qualifications
1 45 (51.14%) Cisco Certification
2 41 (46.59%) CCNP
3 22 (25.00%) CCIE
4 14 (15.91%) SC Cleared
4 14 (15.91%) Security Cleared
5 13 (14.77%) DV Cleared
6 12 (13.64%) CCDP
7 6 (6.82%) JNCIS
8 4 (4.55%) CCDA
9 1 (1.14%) CCNA
9 1 (1.14%) CCSA
9 1 (1.14%) CCSE
9 1 (1.14%) CESG Certified Professional
9 1 (1.14%) Degree
9 1 (1.14%) JNCIE
9 1 (1.14%) JNCIP
9 1 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 22 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.82%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.82%) Hyper-V
2 6 (6.82%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 12 (13.64%) Cisco Prime
2 8 (9.09%) Ansible
2 8 (9.09%) Puppet
3 5 (5.68%) Nagios
4 1 (1.14%) FortiGate
4 1 (1.14%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 88 (100.00%) Cisco
2 41 (46.59%) Juniper
3 37 (42.05%) F5
4 32 (36.36%) CheckPoint
5 26 (29.55%) Palo Alto
6 24 (27.27%) VMware
7 13 (14.77%) Avaya
8 12 (13.64%) Microsoft
9 10 (11.36%) SolarWinds
10 8 (9.09%) AlgoSec
10 8 (9.09%) Splunk
11 7 (7.95%) Meraki
12 6 (6.82%) Brocade
12 6 (6.82%) EMC
12 6 (6.82%) Fujitsu
12 6 (6.82%) NetApp
13 4 (4.55%) Riverbed
14 3 (3.41%) Arista
14 3 (3.41%) Aruba
14 3 (3.41%) Fortinet
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