Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Cisco
Networking

United States Location

United States of America

Competitive Position® Salary Report

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

Salary Average

$85,906

Experience Requirement

4 Years and 7 Months

Raise +1 Year

$9,589 at 11.16%

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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: $85,906 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $65,824 & $105,987; and, 5% of Jobs top $134,973.

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% $144,430
5% $134,973
10% $124,100
25% $105,987
33% $98,590
50% $85,906
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% $82,166 $89,645
25% $76,422 $95,389
33% $73,221 $98,590
50% $65,824 $105,987
67% $56,891 $114,920
95% $27,381 $144,430
Salary Average =

$85,906

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 $76,317 $9,589 at 12.56%
4 Years and 7 Months $85,906 $9,589 at 11.16%
5 Years and 7 Months $95,494 $9,589 at 10.04%

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: $41,957 at the low experience of Entry Level; $85,906 at the average experience of 4 Years and 7 Months; and, $135,448 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 $41,957 $9,589 at 22.85%
Average 4 Years and 7 Months $85,906 $9,588 at 11.16%
Top 9 Years and 9 Months $135,448 $9,589 at 7.08%

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

United States of America