The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 115 122 109
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 6 1 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.34% 0.062% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.36% 0.067% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 6 1 3
Average salary £57,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
Network Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1690 1502 1528
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.26% 93.47% 95.56%
Number of salaries quoted 1348 1335 1315
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £24,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,225 £52,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Architect in the job title across the Bristol region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Network Architect
Salary Trend in Bristol

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Architect across the Bristol region.

Network Architect Salary Trend in Bristol

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Network Architect
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Network Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Architect in their job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 10 (90.91%) F5
3 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
3 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
4 8 (72.73%) Firewall
4 8 (72.73%) Network Design
4 8 (72.73%) Wireless
4 8 (72.73%) Finance
5 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) CCNP
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (9.09%) Project Management
6 1 (9.09%) Legal
6 1 (9.09%) Information Security
6 1 (9.09%) Network Security
6 1 (9.09%) Management Information System

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT jobs across the Bristol region that cited Network Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Network Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 8 (72.73%) Firewall
1 8 (72.73%) Wireless
2 1 (9.09%) Network Security
General
1 8 (72.73%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) ITIL
2 8 (72.73%) Network Design
3 2 (18.18%) Network Architecture
4 1 (9.09%) Project Management
4 1 (9.09%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 9 (81.82%) SC Cleared
1 9 (81.82%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) CCNP
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Cisco
2 10 (90.91%) Juniper
2 10 (90.91%) F5