Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Cisco
Networking

United States Location

Portland - Salem
OR - WA
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 6/1/21 to 5/31/22

Salary Average

$91,747

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 7 Months

Raise +1 Year

$9,439 at 10.29%

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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 & 7 Months: $91,747 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $72,265 & $111,228; and, 5% of Jobs top $139,348.

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.

$310,588 = 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 6/1/21 to 5/31/22.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $148,524
5% $139,348
10% $128,800
25% $111,228
33% $104,052
50% $91,747
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 4 Years and 7 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% $88,119 $95,375
25% $82,546 $100,947
33% $79,441 $104,052
50% $72,265 $111,228
67% $63,599 $119,894
95% $34,969 $148,524
Salary Average =

$91,747

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 7 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 7 Months $82,239 $9,508 at 11.56%
4 Years and 7 Months $91,747 $9,439 at 10.29%
5 Years and 7 Months $101,185 $9,400 at 9.29%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary is lowest at entry level and increases at a fixed rate with experience.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $43,961 at the low experience of Entry Level; $91,747 at the average experience of 4 Years and 7 Months; and, $141,020 at the top experience of 9 Years and 10 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 6/1/21 to 5/31/22.

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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 Entry Level $43,961 $12,582 at 28.62%
Average 4 Years and 7 Months $91,747 $9,438 at 10.29%
Top 9 Years and 10 Months $141,020 $9,351 at 6.63%

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,
6.9% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
5.5% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
44.5% of job descriptions;
Associate of Arts/Science Degree,
2.8% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
5.9% of job descriptions;
Cisco ACI,
2.8% of job descriptions;
Cisco IOS,
2.8% of job descriptions;
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification),
2.8% of job descriptions;
CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) or CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional),
55.9% of job descriptions;
CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert),
11.4% of job descriptions;
CCDA (Cisco Certified Design Associate) or CCDP (Cisco Certified Design Professional),
2.4% of job descriptions;
Palo Alto Networks firewall,
14.8% of job descriptions.

Location

Portland, OR

Oregon,
Beaverton, Clackamas County, Columbia County, Columbia City, Dallas, Forest Grove, Four Corners, Garden Home, Gilbert, Gladstone, Gresham, Hayesville, Hillsboro, Keizer, Lake Oswego, Marion County, McMinnville, Metzger, Milwaukie, Molalla, Mount Angel, Multnomah County, Newburg, Oak Grove, Oregon City, Polk County, Portland, Raleigh Hills, Rockwood, Salem, Scappoose, Sheridan, Silverton, St. Helens, Stayton, Tualatin, Washington County, West Linn, West Slope, Wilsonville, Woodburn and Yamhill County;
Washington,
Clark County, Hazell Dell and Vancouver.

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