The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 306 297 331
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +34
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 20 25 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.17% 0.21% 0.078%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.23% 0.083%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 8
Average salary £63,500 £72,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.41% +20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,000 £47,050
10% offered a salary of more than £72,400 £79,000 £77,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
Network Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
10998 11016 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.13% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9251 9758 11049
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
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 the City of London

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Network Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Network Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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 24 (80.00%) Cisco
2 16 (53.33%) Juniper
2 16 (53.33%) Firewall
3 13 (43.33%) Wireless
4 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 11 (36.67%) F5
5 11 (36.67%) Finance
5 11 (36.67%) Network Design
6 10 (33.33%) ITIL
6 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
7 9 (30.00%) Network Architecture
7 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
8 6 (20.00%) VPN
9 5 (16.67%) WAN
9 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
9 5 (16.67%) LAN
9 5 (16.67%) Internet
9 5 (16.67%) MPLS
9 5 (16.67%) OSPF
9 5 (16.67%) BGP
9 5 (16.67%) CCIE
9 5 (16.67%) CCNP
9 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
9 5 (16.67%) MVNO
10 4 (13.33%) Multicast
10 4 (13.33%) QA
11 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
11 3 (10.00%) Degree
11 3 (10.00%) Brocade

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

Applications
1 2 (6.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 16 (53.33%) Firewall
2 13 (43.33%) Wireless
3 6 (20.00%) VPN
4 5 (16.67%) TCP/IP
4 5 (16.67%) LAN
4 5 (16.67%) WAN
4 5 (16.67%) Internet
4 5 (16.67%) MPLS
4 5 (16.67%) OSPF
4 5 (16.67%) BGP
4 5 (16.67%) MVNO
5 4 (13.33%) Multicast
6 3 (10.00%) Structured Cabling
6 3 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (10.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (10.00%) SS7
6 3 (10.00%) IPv6
6 3 (10.00%) VoIP
6 3 (10.00%) ATM
6 3 (10.00%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) MySQL
General
1 11 (36.67%) Finance
2 5 (16.67%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.33%) Banking
3 1 (3.33%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.00%) Linux
2 1 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (36.67%) Network Design
2 10 (33.33%) ITIL
3 9 (30.00%) Network Architecture
4 3 (10.00%) Capacity Planning
4 3 (10.00%) Project Management
5 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
6 1 (3.33%) Network Management
6 1 (3.33%) Low Latency
6 1 (3.33%) Fund Management
6 1 (3.33%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (3.33%) Performance Management
6 1 (3.33%) Business Continuity
6 1 (3.33%) Asset Management
6 1 (3.33%) Integration Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 12 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 10 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 9 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (16.67%) CCIE
4 5 (16.67%) CCNP
5 3 (10.00%) Degree
6 1 (3.33%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (6.67%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 24 (80.00%) Cisco
2 16 (53.33%) Juniper
3 11 (36.67%) F5
4 6 (20.00%) CheckPoint
5 3 (10.00%) Blue Coat
5 3 (10.00%) Brocade
5 3 (10.00%) Aerohive Networks
6 2 (6.67%) HP
6 2 (6.67%) Aruba
6 2 (6.67%) Nokia
7 1 (3.33%) Red Hat
7 1 (3.33%) Microsoft
7 1 (3.33%) Riverbed
7 1 (3.33%) SolarWinds