Period
to 19 June 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Network Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 June 2018.

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
6 months to
19 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1111 1112 1224
Rank change year-on-year +1 +112 -97
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Network Architect 60 65 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.038% 0.023%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.036% 0.039% 0.023%
Number of salaries quoted 55 56 39
UK median annual salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.70% +12.50% -11.11%
10th Percentile £52,500 £47,500 £45,000
90th Percentile £94,000 £82,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £58,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year +11.11% -2.50% -7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 165,831 165,633 192,898
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.33% 96.25% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 134,881 136,379 162,038
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%

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 6 months to 19 June 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Network Architect in the UK

Cisco Network Architect
Top 9 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 6 months to 19 June 2018. 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
England -24 41 £67,500 - 5
UK excluding London -9 28 £65,000 +11.11% 1
London +2 27 £70,000 -9.68% 4
Scotland -19 14 £65,000 +13.04%
South East -6 5 £70,000 +3.70%
North of England -8 5 £62,500 +25.00%
East of England +16 4 £67,500 -15.63% 1
Yorkshire +19 3 £56,250 +18.42%
North East -20 2 £65,000 +30.00%

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

For the 6 months to 19 June 2018, Cisco Network Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Cisco Network Architect in the job title.

1 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 51 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
3 45 (75.00%) CCNP
4 39 (65.00%) Firewall
5 38 (63.33%) WAN
6 36 (60.00%) Data Centre
7 33 (55.00%) LAN
7 33 (55.00%) Wireless
8 32 (53.33%) Network Security
8 32 (53.33%) Presales
9 27 (45.00%) CCDP
10 26 (43.33%) Cisco Wireless
10 26 (43.33%) Mentoring
11 21 (35.00%) CCIE
12 19 (31.67%) SaaS
12 19 (31.67%) PaaS
12 19 (31.67%) Unified Communications
12 19 (31.67%) IaaS
12 19 (31.67%) Telepresence
13 13 (21.67%) Juniper
14 11 (18.33%) Cisco ASA
15 10 (16.67%) Palo Alto
16 8 (13.33%) Cisco Firepower
17 7 (11.67%) Cisco ISE
17 7 (11.67%) F5
17 7 (11.67%) VPN
17 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
17 7 (11.67%) Finance
18 6 (10.00%) Ethernet
18 6 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus

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:

Cloud Services
1 19 (31.67%) IaaS
1 19 (31.67%) PaaS
1 19 (31.67%) SaaS
2 3 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (65.00%) Firewall
2 38 (63.33%) WAN
3 33 (55.00%) LAN
3 33 (55.00%) Wireless
4 32 (53.33%) Network Security
5 26 (43.33%) Cisco Wireless
6 19 (31.67%) Telepresence
6 19 (31.67%) Unified Communications
7 11 (18.33%) Cisco ASA
8 8 (13.33%) Cisco Firepower
9 7 (11.67%) Cisco ISE
9 7 (11.67%) VPN
10 6 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (10.00%) Ethernet
11 5 (8.33%) IP Telephony
11 5 (8.33%) IPsec
12 4 (6.67%) MPLS
12 4 (6.67%) SSL
13 3 (5.00%) HTTPS
13 3 (5.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.33%) Big Data
General
1 7 (11.67%) Finance
2 2 (3.33%) Local Government
3 1 (1.67%) Billing
3 1 (1.67%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 36 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.67%) Clustering
3 2 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 2 (3.33%) Fintech
3 2 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.33%) Public Cloud
4 1 (1.67%) CMDB
4 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (53.33%) Presales
2 26 (43.33%) Mentoring
3 7 (11.67%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (8.33%) ITIL
4 5 (8.33%) Load Balancing
4 5 (8.33%) Network Architecture
4 5 (8.33%) Network Design
4 5 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.67%) Network Virtualisation
5 4 (6.67%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (5.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 3 (5.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (3.33%) Analytics
7 2 (3.33%) Change Control
7 2 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
7 2 (3.33%) High Availability
7 2 (3.33%) Infrastructure Management
7 2 (3.33%) Project Planning
7 2 (3.33%) Risk Management
7 2 (3.33%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (3.33%) C
Qualifications
1 51 (85.00%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (75.00%) CCNP
3 27 (45.00%) CCDP
4 21 (35.00%) CCIE
5 4 (6.67%) CCIE Security
5 4 (6.67%) CCNA
5 4 (6.67%) SC Cleared
5 4 (6.67%) Security Cleared
6 2 (3.33%) CCENT
6 2 (3.33%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 2 (3.33%) GIAC
6 2 (3.33%) ISACA
6 2 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (3.33%) JNCIE
6 2 (3.33%) SANS
7 1 (1.67%) CISSP
7 1 (1.67%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (1.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.33%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 2 (3.33%) PCI DSS
1 2 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (3.33%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (1.67%) Cacti
2 1 (1.67%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 60 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (21.67%) Juniper
3 10 (16.67%) Palo Alto
4 7 (11.67%) F5
5 4 (6.67%) Arista
5 4 (6.67%) CheckPoint
5 4 (6.67%) Meraki
5 4 (6.67%) SolarWinds
6 2 (3.33%) McAfee
6 2 (3.33%) Ruckus Wireless
6 2 (3.33%) Symantec
7 1 (1.67%) Avaya
7 1 (1.67%) Dell
7 1 (1.67%) EMC
7 1 (1.67%) Fortinet
7 1 (1.67%) NetApp
7 1 (1.67%) Nortel
7 1 (1.67%) Riverbed
7 1 (1.67%) Tandberg
7 1 (1.67%) VMware