Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Cisco
Network Professional

United States Location

United States of America
Nationwide
Metropolitan Areas

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Salary Average

$84,198

Experience Requirement

5 Years and 3 Months

Raise +1 Year

$4,092 at 4.86%

Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 5 Years & 3 Months: $84,198 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $67,702 & $100,694; and, 5% of Jobs top $124,429.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$15,080 = minimum wage annual salary in the USA.

$187,699 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the USA at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $132,138
5% $124,429
10% $115,542
25% $100,694
33% $94,732
50% $84,198
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years and 3 Months Experience.

Salary Range and Jobs

Percentage of Jobs within Salary Lows and Highs
Percent of Job Market Salary Range
Low Salary High Salary
10% $81,125 $87,271
25% $76,405 $91,991
33% $73,664 $94,732
50% $67,702 $100,694
67% $60,538 $107,858
95% $36,258 $132,138
Salary Average =

$84,198

Mid Point between each Low/High pair.

Percent of Job Market =

Number of Jobs with Salary between Low/High pair
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 Years and 3 Months Experience.

= and

Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
4 Years and 3 Months $79,391 $4,807 at 6.06%
5 Years and 3 Months $84,198 $4,092 at 4.86%
6 Years and 3 Months $88,290 $3,563 at 4.04%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level, increases rapidly with the first years of experience and approaches a ceiling as experience matures.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $54,987 at the low experience of 1 Year and 2 Months; $84,198 at the average experience of 5 Years and 3 Months; and, $98,283 at the top experience of 9 Years and 5 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

11 Years and 1 Month = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 1 Year and 2 Months $54,987 $10,464 at 19.03%
Average 5 Years and 3 Months $84,198 $4,092 at 4.86%
Top 9 Years and 5 Months $98,283 $2,527 at 2.57%

Qualifications

Description

This position involves the technical design and/or management of local and wide area computer networks with a focus on installing, configuring and/or troubleshooting data, VoIP and/or wireless communication protocols, routers, switches, firewalls and/or other hardware.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
Cisco,
Cisco, Cisco Certified Design Associate (CCDA), Cisco Certified Design Professional (CCDP), Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE), Cisco Certified Network Associate(CCNA), Cisco Certified Network Professional (CCNP), Cisco Catalyst Switch, Cisco IP Phone, Cisco PIX, Cisco Router, Cisco VoIP, CiscoWorks or IOS;
Professional,
Analyst, Administrator, Architect, Engineer, Support or Technician.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills and US Cities requested in some job descriptions:
Manager,
9% of job descriptions,
Project Leader, Project Manager, Supervisor, Team Leader or Technical Lead;
Graduate Degree,
3% of job descriptions,
Master of Science in Computer Engineering, Master of Science in Computer Science, Master of Science in Electrical Engineering, MA/MS in Information Technology, MA/MS in Information Science, Master of Arts Degree, Master of Science Degree or Ph.D.;
VOIP (Voice Over Internet Protocol),
32% of job descriptions;
CISCO Certified Network Associate/Professional (CCNA/CCNP),
55% of job descriptions;
CISCO Certified Internetwork Expert (CCIE),
35% of job descriptions;
CISCO Certified Design Associate/Professional (CCDA/CCDP),
9% of job descriptions;
Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP),
4% of job descriptions;
Finance Industry,
11% of job descriptions,
Assett Management, Banking, Brokerage, Commodity Trading, Derivative Trading, Equity Trading, Financial, Insurance, Investment, Securities Trading, Stock Market or Wall Street
with
Business, Company, Corporation, Enterprise, Firm or Industry;
Financial Trading System,
3% of job descriptions,
Bloomberg, MarketData, Trading Application, Trading Platform, Trading Software, Trading Solution or Trading System;
Security Clearance,
8% of job descriptions;
New York-Northern New Jersey-Long Island, NY-NJ-CT-PA,
14% of jobs;
Washington-Baltimore, DC-MD-VA-WV,
13% of jobs.

Location

United States of America