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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 242 271 246
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 13 14 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.17% 0.16% 0.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.18% 0.17% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 11 11 21
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £54,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% +5.50%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
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
7172 8230 8295
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.11% 95.48% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 5880 6832 7215
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 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
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
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 17 April 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 0 8 £60,000 +4.34%
Essex +7 5 £62,500 +8.69%
Network Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) Juniper
3 11 (57.89%) WAN
3 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
4 10 (52.63%) Network Design
4 10 (52.63%) CCNP
4 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
6 8 (42.11%) Firewall
7 7 (36.84%) Network Architecture
7 7 (36.84%) LAN
7 7 (36.84%) CCDP
8 6 (31.58%) F5
9 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
9 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
10 4 (21.05%) CCSA
10 4 (21.05%) CCIE
10 4 (21.05%) CCSE
10 4 (21.05%) CCNA
10 4 (21.05%) CCDA
10 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
10 4 (21.05%) MPLS
11 3 (15.79%) Network Security
11 3 (15.79%) JNCIP
11 3 (15.79%) JNCIE
11 3 (15.79%) Lync
11 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
12 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
12 2 (10.53%) Line Management

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

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 (15.79%) Lync
2 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 11 (57.89%) WAN
2 8 (42.11%) Firewall
3 7 (36.84%) LAN
4 4 (21.05%) MPLS
5 3 (15.79%) Network Security
5 3 (15.79%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (5.26%) Multicast
6 1 (5.26%) Unicast
6 1 (5.26%) NetScaler
6 1 (5.26%) Wireless
6 1 (5.26%) Cisco IOS
6 1 (5.26%) OSPF
6 1 (5.26%) BGP
6 1 (5.26%) LDAP
6 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
6 1 (5.26%) VPN
6 1 (5.26%) Intranet
6 1 (5.26%) Internet
General
1 2 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.26%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Electronics
2 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) DTV
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) Network Design
2 7 (36.84%) Network Architecture
3 5 (26.32%) Business Analysis
3 5 (26.32%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
5 2 (10.53%) Change Management
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL
5 2 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 2 (10.53%) ITIL V3
5 2 (10.53%) Line Management
6 1 (5.26%) High Availability
6 1 (5.26%) Root Cause Analysis
6 1 (5.26%) Digital Marketing
6 1 (5.26%) Time Management
6 1 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
6 1 (5.26%) Programme Management
Qualifications
1 11 (57.89%) Security Cleared
2 10 (52.63%) CCNP
2 10 (52.63%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (47.37%) SC Cleared
4 7 (36.84%) CCDP
5 4 (21.05%) CCSA
5 4 (21.05%) CCSE
5 4 (21.05%) CCNA
5 4 (21.05%) CCDA
5 4 (21.05%) CCIE
6 3 (15.79%) JNCIP
6 3 (15.79%) JNCIE
7 1 (5.26%) Degree
7 1 (5.26%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (89.47%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) Juniper
3 6 (31.58%) F5
4 5 (26.32%) CheckPoint
5 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
5 2 (10.53%) Avaya
6 1 (5.26%) SAP
6 1 (5.26%) EMC
6 1 (5.26%) Citrix
6 1 (5.26%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat