Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Cisco
Networking

United States Location

Richmond - Petersburg
VA
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 7/1/23 to 6/30/24

Salary Average

$90,640

Experience Requirement

6 Years and 4 Months

Raise +1 Year

$5,977 at 6.59%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 6 Years & 4 Months: $90,640 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $73,001 & $108,279; and, 5% of Jobs top $133,775.

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.

$358,476 = 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 7/1/23 to 6/30/24.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $142,112
5% $133,775
10% $124,204
25% $108,279
33% $101,780
50% $90,640
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 6 Years and 4 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% $87,355 $93,924
25% $82,311 $98,969
33% $79,499 $101,780
50% $73,001 $108,279
67% $65,150 $116,130
95% $39,168 $142,112
Salary Average =

$90,640

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 6 Years and 4 Months Experience.

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Salary and Experience

Graph of succeeding salary information

Salary ±1 Year

Experience Salary Average Raise +1 Year
5 Years and 4 Months $84,617 $6,023 at 7.12%
6 Years and 4 Months $90,640 $5,977 at 6.59%
7 Years and 4 Months $96,617 $5,947 at 6.16%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary increases gradually in the first years, rises vigorously with greater experience and grows robustly into maturity.

Salary Growth Overall :

The increase in Salary average from low to high experience is less than that in the USA IT job market as a whole.

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $44,100 at the low experience of Entry Level; $90,640 at the average experience of 6 Years and 4 Months; and, $130,117 at the top experience of 13 Years.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

15 Years and 1 Month = 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 7/1/23 to 6/30/24.

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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 $44,100 $12,006 at 27.22%
Average 6 Years and 4 Months $90,640 $5,977 at 6.59%
Top 13 Years $130,117 $5,882 at 4.52%

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,
6.8% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
12.6% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
64.3% of job descriptions;
Associate of Arts/Science Degree,
4.3% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
14% of job descriptions;
Cisco IOS,
7.7% of job descriptions;
Cisco ACI,
6.8% of job descriptions;
Cisco Video,
4.8% of job descriptions;
ServiceNow,
4.3% of job descriptions;
CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert),
21.7% of job descriptions;
CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) or CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional),
63.8% of job descriptions;
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification),
5.8% of job descriptions.

Location

Richmond, VA

Virginia,
Bon Air, Charles City, Chester, Chesterfield, Colonial Heights, Dinwiddie, Ettrick, Glen Allen, Goochland, Hanover, Henrico, Hopewell, Lakeside, Mechanicsville, New Kent, Petersburg, Powhatan, Prince George, Richmond and Tuckahoe.

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