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 29 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 247 230 271
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +41
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 7 18 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.098% 0.27% 0.058%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.28% 0.061%
Number of salaries quoted 6 14 5
Average salary £61,250 £71,750 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-14.63% +10.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £45,500 £61,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -8.33%
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
6836 6380 8163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.39% 96.24% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 5545 5161 7074
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 £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 29 January 2015.

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 29 January 2015. 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 -18 3 £64,000 +19.06%
Essex - 3 £60,000 -
Bedfordshire +12 1 £55,000 +29.41%
Network Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 31 (88.57%) CCNP
2 31 (88.57%) Cisco Certification
3 29 (82.86%) Juniper
4 26 (74.29%) Network Design
5 23 (65.71%) CCDP
6 22 (62.86%) F5
7 19 (54.29%) Firewall
8 17 (48.57%) MPLS
9 14 (40.00%) Finance
10 11 (31.43%) WAN
11 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
11 10 (28.57%) OSPF
11 10 (28.57%) BGP
12 9 (25.71%) LAN
12 9 (25.71%) DNS
13 8 (22.86%) CCIE
13 8 (22.86%) VPN
13 8 (22.86%) VLAN
13 8 (22.86%) Multicast
14 7 (20.00%) JNCIE
15 6 (17.14%) VPLS
15 6 (17.14%) Redback
15 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
15 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
15 6 (17.14%) CCDA
15 6 (17.14%) CCIP
15 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
16 5 (14.29%) ITIL
16 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 3 (8.57%) Lync
2 1 (2.86%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (54.29%) Firewall
2 17 (48.57%) MPLS
3 11 (31.43%) WAN
4 10 (28.57%) TCP/IP
4 10 (28.57%) OSPF
4 10 (28.57%) BGP
5 9 (25.71%) LAN
5 9 (25.71%) DNS
6 8 (22.86%) VPN
6 8 (22.86%) VLAN
6 8 (22.86%) Multicast
7 6 (17.14%) VPLS
7 6 (17.14%) Ethernet
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (11.43%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (11.43%) FWSM
9 3 (8.57%) DHCP
9 3 (8.57%) SAN
9 3 (8.57%) IP Telephony
9 3 (8.57%) Wi-Fi
General
1 14 (40.00%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) XMPP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (74.29%) Network Design
2 6 (17.14%) Load Balancing
3 5 (14.29%) ITIL
4 3 (8.57%) Project Management
4 3 (8.57%) Network Management
5 1 (2.86%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.86%) Change Management
5 1 (2.86%) ITIL V3
5 1 (2.86%) High Availability
5 1 (2.86%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 31 (88.57%) CCNP
1 31 (88.57%) Cisco Certification
2 23 (65.71%) CCDP
3 8 (22.86%) CCIE
4 7 (20.00%) JNCIE
5 6 (17.14%) CCDA
5 6 (17.14%) CCIP
6 5 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 4 (11.43%) CCSP
8 3 (8.57%) SC Cleared
9 2 (5.71%) CCSE
9 2 (5.71%) CCSA
9 2 (5.71%) CCNA
10 1 (2.86%) HND
10 1 (2.86%) Degree
10 1 (2.86%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 33 (94.29%) Cisco
2 29 (82.86%) Juniper
3 22 (62.86%) F5
4 6 (17.14%) Redback
4 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
5 3 (8.57%) Blue Coat
6 2 (5.71%) Avaya
7 1 (2.86%) Microsoft