Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Cisco
Networking

United States Location

Sacramento - Yolo
CA
USA Metropolitan Area

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 5/1/21 to 4/30/22

Salary Average

$77,820

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 7 Months

Raise +1 Year

$8,516 at 10.94%

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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: $77,820 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $59,629 & $96,011; and, 5% of Jobs top $122,269.

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.

$365,834 = 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 5/1/21 to 4/30/22.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $130,836
5% $122,269
10% $112,419
25% $96,011
33% $89,310
50% $77,820
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% $74,432 $81,208
25% $69,229 $86,411
33% $66,329 $89,310
50% $59,629 $96,011
67% $51,537 $104,103
Salary Average =

$77,820

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 $69,315 $8,505 at 12.27%
4 Years and 7 Months $77,820 $8,516 at 10.94%
5 Years and 7 Months $86,336 $8,521 at 9.87%

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: $39,625 at the low experience of Entry Level; $77,820 at the average experience of 4 Years and 7 Months; and, $121,851 at the top experience of 9 Years and 9 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

14 Years and 4 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 5/1/21 to 4/30/22.

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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 $39,625 $7,921 at 19.99%
Average 4 Years and 7 Months $77,820 $8,516 at 10.94%
Top 9 Years and 9 Months $121,851 $8,525 at 7.00%

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,
7.5% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
5.5% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
42.1% of job descriptions;
Associate of Arts/Science Degree,
2.7% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
5.5% of job descriptions;
Cisco ACI,
3.1% of job descriptions;
Cisco IOS,
2.4% of job descriptions;
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification),
2.7% of job descriptions;
CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) or CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional),
53.1% of job descriptions;
CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert),
12% of job descriptions;
CCDA (Cisco Certified Design Associate) or CCDP (Cisco Certified Design Professional),
2.7% of job descriptions;
Palo Alto Networks firewall,
14.4% of job descriptions.

Location

Sacramento, CA

California,
Auburn, Cameron Park, Cameron Pk, Citrus Heights, Davis, El Dorado, Fair Oaks, Folsom, Galt, Lake Tahoe, Lincoln, North Highlands, Orangevale, Placer, Placerville, Rancho Cordova, Roseville, Sacramento, South Lake Tahoe, Woodland and Yolo.

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