The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 229 241 280
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +39
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 26 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.084% 0.044%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.35% 0.088% 0.046%
Number of salaries quoted 20 5 4
Average salary £53,750 £47,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.15% -29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £56,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £57,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
Network Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East of England 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
East of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7339 6852 8710
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.27% 95.48% 96.84%
Number of salaries quoted 6020 5897 7424
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+1.26% +2.59%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Network Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Network Architect Salary Trend in the East of England

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in the East of England

Network Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 12 September 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire - 11 £70,000 -
Essex - 7 £57,750 - 1
Cambridgeshire 0 6 £50,000 +5.26% 1
Bedfordshire -12 2 £52,500 -8.69%
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 29 (76.32%) Cisco Certification
3 25 (65.79%) Firewall
4 24 (63.16%) CCNP
5 22 (57.89%) Juniper
6 20 (52.63%) MPLS
6 20 (52.63%) Network Design
7 19 (50.00%) F5
8 15 (39.47%) BGP
8 15 (39.47%) OSPF
9 14 (36.84%) CCDP
9 14 (36.84%) Finance
10 12 (31.58%) CCIE
10 12 (31.58%) WAN
10 12 (31.58%) VPN
11 11 (28.95%) DNS
11 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
11 11 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
12 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
12 9 (23.68%) Multicast
12 9 (23.68%) LAN
13 8 (21.05%) VLAN
14 6 (15.79%) JNCIE
14 6 (15.79%) Redback
14 6 (15.79%) ITIL
14 6 (15.79%) Ethernet
14 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
14 6 (15.79%) CCIP
14 6 (15.79%) Network Management
14 6 (15.79%) VPLS

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 12 September 2014, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.63%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (65.79%) Firewall
2 20 (52.63%) MPLS
3 15 (39.47%) OSPF
3 15 (39.47%) BGP
4 12 (31.58%) VPN
4 12 (31.58%) WAN
5 11 (28.95%) DNS
5 11 (28.95%) TCP/IP
5 11 (28.95%) Cisco ASA
6 9 (23.68%) LAN
6 9 (23.68%) Multicast
7 8 (21.05%) VLAN
8 6 (15.79%) VPLS
8 6 (15.79%) Ethernet
9 5 (13.16%) Wireless
10 4 (10.53%) FWSM
10 4 (10.53%) IP Telephony
10 4 (10.53%) Cisco Nexus
10 4 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
10 4 (10.53%) SAN
General
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.26%) ServiceStack
2 1 (2.63%) .NET
2 1 (2.63%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.53%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (52.63%) Network Design
2 9 (23.68%) Load Balancing
3 6 (15.79%) Network Management
3 6 (15.79%) ITIL
4 4 (10.53%) Project Management
4 4 (10.53%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (7.89%) Change Management
5 3 (7.89%) Network Architecture
6 2 (5.26%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (5.26%) BCP
6 2 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity
6 2 (5.26%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.26%) Service Delivery
6 2 (5.26%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Engineering
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Monitoring
7 1 (2.63%) Kalman Filter
7 1 (2.63%) Performance Testing
Qualifications
1 29 (76.32%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (63.16%) CCNP
3 14 (36.84%) CCDP
4 12 (31.58%) CCIE
5 6 (15.79%) CCIP
5 6 (15.79%) JNCIE
6 4 (10.53%) CCDA
6 4 (10.53%) CCSP
7 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
7 3 (7.89%) Security Cleared
8 2 (5.26%) CCDE
9 1 (2.63%) MCTS
9 1 (2.63%) MCSE
9 1 (2.63%) MCSA
9 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.63%) QA
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) UAG
2 1 (2.63%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.63%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 37 (97.37%) Cisco
2 22 (57.89%) Juniper
3 19 (50.00%) F5
4 6 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 6 (15.79%) Redback
5 4 (10.53%) Blue Coat
6 3 (7.89%) Riverbed
7 2 (5.26%) SolarWinds
8 1 (2.63%) VMware
8 1 (2.63%) Microsoft
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