Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Cisco
Networking

United States Location

Albany - Schenectady - Troy
NY
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 8/1/21 to 7/31/22

Salary Average

$84,409

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 8 Months

Raise +1 Year

$11,535 at 13.67%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 4 Years & 8 Months: $84,409 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $66,009 & $102,808; and, 5% of Jobs top $129,366.

Number of Jobs :

Most Jobs are available closest to the Salary Average.

Fewer Jobs are available at Lower and Higher Salaries.

Salary End Points :

$26,400 = annual salary at $15 per hour working between: 44 weeks at 40 hours a week, to, 52 weeks at 34 hours a week.

$336,030 = annual salary for the highest paying IT Job in the highest paying US City at the Top 2.5% Experience and Top 2.5% Salary.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 8/1/21 to 7/31/22.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $138,032
5% $129,366
10% $119,404
25% $102,808
33% $96,031
50% $84,409
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 8 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% $80,982 $87,835
25% $75,719 $93,098
33% $72,787 $96,031
50% $66,009 $102,808
67% $57,825 $110,993
95% $30,786 $138,032
Salary Average =

$84,409

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 4 Years and 8 Months Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
3 Years and 8 Months $72,721 $11,687 at 16.07%
4 Years and 8 Months $84,409 $11,535 at 13.67%
5 Years and 8 Months $95,944 $11,457 at 11.94%

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: $26,692 at the low experience of 4 Months; $84,409 at the average experience of 4 Years and 8 Months; and, $150,155 at the top experience of 10 Years and 5 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

14 Years and 3 Months = Top 2.5% Experience in the IT Job with the highest required experience in the USA.

Job Market :

Job offers, publicly posted in want ads by employers, were observed and measured from 8/1/21 to 7/31/22.

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Salary and Experience Range

95% of Jobs require Experience between the Low and Top
Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
Low 4 Months $26,692 $16,723 at 62.65%
Average 4 Years and 8 Months $84,409 $11,535 at 13.67%
Top 10 Years and 5 Months $150,155 $11,400 at 7.59%

Qualifications

Description

Design, install, optimize, monitor, maintain and troubleshoot, Cisco network, are primary position responsibilities.

Skills

The qualifications of this information technology Job:
  • Cisco;
  • System-Network Administrator,
    Network, System, Server or Virtualization,
    and
    Administrator, Architect or Engineer.

Characteristics

A+ Skills
Additional IT skills requested in some job descriptions:
Project Lead,
Development Manager, Lead Developer, Project Lead, Project Manager, Project Supervisor, Team Lead, Team Supervisor or Technical Lead,
7.9% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
6.8% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
54.8% of job descriptions;
Associate of Arts/Science Degree,
4.1% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
7.5% of job descriptions;
Cisco ACI,
4.1% of job descriptions;
Cisco IOS,
3.8% of job descriptions;
Cisco Video,
2.4% of job descriptions;
ServiceNow,
2.7% of job descriptions;
CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) or CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional),
61% of job descriptions;
CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert),
9.9% of job descriptions;
Palo Alto Networks firewall,
16.4% of job descriptions.

Location

Albany, NY

New York,
Albany, Cobleskill, Cohoes, Colonie, Delmar, Latham, Londonville, Montgomery, Niskayuna, Rensselaer, Roessleville, Rotterdam, Saratoga, Saratoga Springs, Schenectady, Schoharie, Scotia, Troy, Watervliet and Westmore.

These locations are all included in the Albany, NY metropolitan area as defined by the U.S. Office of Management and Budget (OMB).