Period
to 17 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Cisco Security Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

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

Cisco Security Architect
UK
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1152 1156 1252
Rank change year-on-year +4 +96 +38
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Security Architect 5 17 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.003% 0.010% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.010% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 4 17 27
UK median annual salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -3.57% +7.69% -
10th Percentile £65,000 £46,250 £52,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £86,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +8.33% -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 166,399 171,574 198,444
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.07% 96.47% 96.57%
Number of salaries quoted 135,020 142,894 165,923
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,550
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +4.28% +1.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,500
90th Percentile £79,500 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

Cisco Security Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Security Architect in the UK

Cisco Security Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco Security Architect in the UK

Cisco Security Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cisco Security Architect over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Cisco Security Architect in the UK

Cisco Security 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 Security Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 17 January 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 -3 5 £67,500 -3.57%
UK excluding London +12 3 £65,000 +8.33%
Yorkshire +24 2 £65,000 +36.84%
London +13 2 £80,000 +8.47%
North of England +8 2 £65,000 +36.84%
South West - 1 £70,000 -

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

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, Cisco Security 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 Security Architect in the job title.

1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Presales
2 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (60.00%) Network Design
4 2 (40.00%) Marketing
4 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
4 2 (40.00%) F5
4 2 (40.00%) Project Management
4 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (40.00%) Firewall
4 2 (40.00%) Finance
4 2 (40.00%) CCIE
4 2 (40.00%) CCNP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MCSA
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (40.00%) Big Data

Cisco Security 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Unified Communications
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Big Data
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
1 2 (40.00%) Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) Local Government
2 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (20.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (20.00%) Retail
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Mac OS
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Presales
2 3 (60.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) Analytics
3 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (40.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
3 2 (40.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (40.00%) Project Management
3 2 (40.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (20.00%) Change Control
4 1 (20.00%) Compliance Audit
4 1 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (20.00%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 1 (20.00%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (60.00%) CCNA
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE
3 2 (40.00%) CCIE Security
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) MCSA
3 2 (40.00%) MCSE
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) GIAC
4 1 (20.00%) ISACA
4 1 (20.00%) SANS
4 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
1 1 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) RSA Security Analytics
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) CheckPoint
2 3 (60.00%) VMware
3 2 (40.00%) F5
4 1 (20.00%) Dell
4 1 (20.00%) EMC
4 1 (20.00%) Juniper
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee
4 1 (20.00%) NetApp
4 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
4 1 (20.00%) Sourcefire
4 1 (20.00%) Splunk
4 1 (20.00%) Symantec