Salary Report

Information Technology Job

Cisco
Networking

United States Location

United States of America

Competitive Position® Salary Report

Data Observed 2/1/23 to 1/30/24

Salary Average

$110,551

Experience Requirement

5 Years and 8 Months

Raise +1 Year

$6,475 at 5.86%

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Salary and Number of Jobs

Graph of succeeding salary information

About Salary and Jobs

Salary Range :

At required Experience of 5 Years & 8 Months: $110,551 is Salary average; 50% of Jobs pay between $88,843 & $132,259; and, 5% of Jobs top $163,565.

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.

$372,700 = 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 2/1/23 to 1/30/24.

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Top Salaries

Top Percentile of Job market Top Salary
2.5% $173,766
5% $163,565
10% $151,828
25% $132,259
33% $124,264
50% $110,551
Top Percentile of Job Market =

Number of Jobs Above the Top Salary
÷
Number of all Jobs at 5 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% $106,508 $114,594
25% $100,298 $120,804
33% $96,838 $124,264
50% $88,843 $132,259
67% $79,189 $141,912
95% $47,336 $173,766
Salary Average =

$110,551

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 5 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
4 Years and 8 Months $103,022 $7,529 at 7.31%
5 Years and 8 Months $110,551 $6,475 at 5.86%
6 Years and 8 Months $117,026 $5,680 at 4.85%

About Salary and Experience

Salary by Year :

Salary increases rapidly in the first years, rises moderately with greater experience and approaches a ceiling with maturity.

Salary Growth Overall :

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

Salary and Experience Range :

Salary average rises with experience: $22,659 at the low experience of 1 Month; $110,551 at the average experience of 5 Years and 8 Months; and, $140,893 at the top experience of 11 Years and 10 Months.

Experience End Points :

0 = Entry Level.

15 Years and 10 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 2/1/23 to 1/30/24.

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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 1 Month $22,659 $34,004 at 150.07%
Average 5 Years and 8 Months $110,551 $6,475 at 5.86%
Top 11 Years and 10 Months $140,893 $3,476 at 2.47%

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,
6.7% of job descriptions;
Master of Arts/Science or Ph.D. Graduate Degree,
10.4% of job descriptions;
Bachelor of Arts/Science Degree,
58.4% of job descriptions;
Associate of Arts/Science Degree,
2.5% of job descriptions;
Security Clearance,
10.9% of job descriptions;
Cisco IOS,
8.4% of job descriptions;
Cisco ACI,
6.9% of job descriptions;
Cisco Video,
4% of job descriptions;
ServiceNow,
7.7% of job descriptions;
CCIE (Cisco Certified Internetwork Expert),
19.1% of job descriptions;
CCNA (Cisco Certified Network Associate) or CCNP (Cisco Certified Network Professional),
65.1% of job descriptions;
GIAC (Global Information Assurance Certification),
6.2% of job descriptions.

Location

United States of America