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 30 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 286 307 333
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 25 24 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.20% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.22% 0.067%
Number of salaries quoted 19 23 6
Average salary £60,000 £70,000 £64,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% +8.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,000 £55,200 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £80,000 £78,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.63%
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
10568 11072 11998
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.17% 93.15% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 8939 9690 11001
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
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 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 30 September 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 30 September 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 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 23 (62.16%) Firewall
3 22 (59.46%) Juniper
4 18 (48.65%) Wireless
5 14 (37.84%) Finance
5 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
6 13 (35.14%) F5
6 13 (35.14%) Network Design
6 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
6 13 (35.14%) ITIL
7 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
8 10 (27.03%) Network Architecture
9 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
9 9 (24.32%) VPN
9 9 (24.32%) MPLS
9 9 (24.32%) OSPF
9 9 (24.32%) BGP
10 8 (21.62%) LAN
10 8 (21.62%) CCIE
10 8 (21.62%) Internet
11 7 (18.92%) CheckPoint
11 7 (18.92%) QA
12 6 (16.22%) Structured Cabling
12 6 (16.22%) EIGRP
12 6 (16.22%) Brocade
12 6 (16.22%) ATM
12 6 (16.22%) WAN
13 5 (13.51%) WLAN
13 5 (13.51%) Intranet
13 5 (13.51%) Extranet

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

For the 6 months to 30 September 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 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 23 (62.16%) Firewall
2 18 (48.65%) Wireless
3 9 (24.32%) MPLS
3 9 (24.32%) OSPF
3 9 (24.32%) BGP
3 9 (24.32%) TCP/IP
3 9 (24.32%) VPN
4 8 (21.62%) LAN
4 8 (21.62%) Internet
5 6 (16.22%) WAN
5 6 (16.22%) ATM
5 6 (16.22%) EIGRP
5 6 (16.22%) Structured Cabling
6 5 (13.51%) Multicast
6 5 (13.51%) IP Telephony
6 5 (13.51%) Intrusion Detection
6 5 (13.51%) VLAN
6 5 (13.51%) MVNO
6 5 (13.51%) WLAN
6 5 (13.51%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.70%) MySQL
General
1 14 (37.84%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) Banking
3 1 (2.70%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) CSS
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Linux
2 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (35.14%) ITIL
1 13 (35.14%) Network Design
2 10 (27.03%) Network Architecture
3 5 (13.51%) TOGAF
3 5 (13.51%) Technical Architecture
3 5 (13.51%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.41%) Electronic Trading
7 1 (2.70%) Performance Management
7 1 (2.70%) Fund Management
7 1 (2.70%) Integration Acceptance Testing
7 1 (2.70%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.70%) Asset Management
7 1 (2.70%) Network Management
7 1 (2.70%) Low Latency
7 1 (2.70%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.70%) Java
Qualifications
1 14 (37.84%) Security Cleared
2 13 (35.14%) Cisco Certification
3 12 (32.43%) SC Cleared
4 8 (21.62%) CCIE
5 5 (13.51%) CCNP
6 3 (8.11%) Degree
7 1 (2.70%) MCSE
7 1 (2.70%) CCNA
7 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (2.70%) JNCIS
7 1 (2.70%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (18.92%) QA
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 31 (83.78%) Cisco
2 22 (59.46%) Juniper
3 13 (35.14%) F5
4 7 (18.92%) CheckPoint
5 6 (16.22%) Brocade
6 5 (13.51%) Nokia
6 5 (13.51%) HP
7 3 (8.11%) Aerohive Networks
7 3 (8.11%) Blue Coat
8 2 (5.41%) Microsoft
8 2 (5.41%) Aruba
9 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.70%) Riverbed
9 1 (2.70%) SolarWinds
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Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-60k
Posted: 5 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + £2,400 out of hours + Benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent pension + Healthcare
Posted: 19 days ago
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive bonus, pension, car, allowance
Posted: 22 days ago