The median annual salary for a Cisco Solutions Architect was - 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 Solutions Architect
UK
3 months to
28 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 872 925 928
Rank change year-on-year +53 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Cisco Solutions Architect 2 10 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% 0.010% 0.032%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.002% 0.011% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 0 9 15
Median salary - £65,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -13.33%  
UK excluding London median salary - £65,000 £65,000

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 69638 80091 87142
Median salary £47,000 £47,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +4.44%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Cisco Solutions Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Cisco Solutions Architect in the UK

Cisco Solutions Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Cisco Solutions Architect in the UK

Cisco Solutions Architect
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Cisco Solutions 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 +41 2 - -
South East +38 1 - -
London +32 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Hampshire - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 28 June 2017, Cisco Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 13 (92.86%) WAN
3 12 (85.71%) Wireless
3 12 (85.71%) Presales
4 11 (78.57%) Data Centre
4 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (78.57%) CCNP
5 10 (71.43%) VPN
5 10 (71.43%) Network Management
6 9 (64.29%) MPLS
7 8 (57.14%) Cisco Prime
7 8 (57.14%) CCIE
7 8 (57.14%) VPLS
7 8 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
7 8 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 6 (42.86%) Meraki
8 6 (42.86%) Network Design
8 6 (42.86%) EMC
8 6 (42.86%) NetApp
9 5 (35.71%) LAN
9 5 (35.71%) Juniper
10 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
11 3 (21.43%) CCDP
11 3 (21.43%) OSPF
11 3 (21.43%) BGP
11 3 (21.43%) Marketing
12 2 (14.29%) JNCIS
12 2 (14.29%) Brocade
12 2 (14.29%) VLAN
12 2 (14.29%) Fujitsu

Cisco Solutions 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 13 (92.86%) WAN
2 12 (85.71%) Wireless
3 10 (71.43%) VPN
4 9 (64.29%) MPLS
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
5 8 (57.14%) VPLS
6 5 (35.71%) LAN
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
7 3 (21.43%) OSPF
8 2 (14.29%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (14.29%) DAB
8 2 (14.29%) DHCP
8 2 (14.29%) DNS
8 2 (14.29%) DWDM
8 2 (14.29%) Firewall
8 2 (14.29%) NetScaler
8 2 (14.29%) VLAN
8 2 (14.29%) Wireless Security
9 1 (7.14%) Unified Communications
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 11 (78.57%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Blog
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (85.71%) Presales
2 10 (71.43%) Network Management
3 6 (42.86%) Network Design
4 2 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
4 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 2 (14.29%) Migration
5 1 (7.14%) Application Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Customer Requirements
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) Supply Chain Management
5 1 (7.14%) WFM
5 1 (7.14%) Workflow
Qualifications
1 11 (78.57%) CCNP
1 11 (78.57%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) CCIE
3 3 (21.43%) CCDP
4 2 (14.29%) DV Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) JNCIS
4 2 (14.29%) SC Cleared
4 2 (14.29%) Security Cleared
5 1 (7.14%) CCNA
5 1 (7.14%) Degree
5 1 (7.14%) HND
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 2 (14.29%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Prime
2 2 (14.29%) Nagios
3 1 (7.14%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 14 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (42.86%) EMC
2 6 (42.86%) Meraki
2 6 (42.86%) NetApp
3 5 (35.71%) Juniper
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
5 2 (14.29%) Aruba
5 2 (14.29%) Brocade
5 2 (14.29%) Fujitsu
5 2 (14.29%) HP
5 2 (14.29%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) Avaya
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) Nortel
6 1 (7.14%) Riverbed