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 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank - 117 122
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 0 9 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol - 0.46% 0.40%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.47% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 0 8 0
Average salary - £70,000 -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
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
1752 1905 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.96% 97.34% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1561 1570 1413
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Firewall
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) Nagios
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Network Management
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) Network Design
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 2 (100.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) BGP
2 1 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (50.00%) OSPF
2 1 (50.00%) SNMP
2 1 (50.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (50.00%) Aerospace
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Linux
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Network Design
1 1 (50.00%) Network Management
1 1 (50.00%) Presales
1 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (50.00%) CCDP
2 1 (50.00%) CCIE
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Cisco
1 2 (100.00%) Juniper
2 1 (50.00%) F5
2 1 (50.00%) Palo Alto
2 1 (50.00%) SolarWinds
2 1 (50.00%) Sourcefire
2 1 (50.00%) VMware