The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the 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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 620 656 742
Rank change year-on-year
+36 +86
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 262 210 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.25% 0.21% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 209 150 108
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £56,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +11.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,000 £47,700
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £79,250 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
Network Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
100964 96111 101551
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.47% 94.56% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 83367 80755 87205
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,520 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Network Architect Salary Trend in England

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in England

Network Architect
Job Locations in 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 England region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
South East +28 97 £63,250 +3.26% 5
London 0 58 £61,250 -7.89% 6
Yorkshire -37 34 £52,500 +7.69% 2
East of England +9 30 £52,500 -
North West -22 17 £66,000 +38.94% 1
West Midlands -12 16 £72,500 -3.33%
South West - 9 £72,500 - 7
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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.

1 332 (77.75%) Cisco
2 219 (51.29%) Juniper
3 217 (50.82%) Firewall
4 210 (49.18%) Cisco Certification
5 190 (44.50%) Network Design
6 161 (37.70%) CCNP
7 156 (36.53%) F5
8 136 (31.85%) MPLS
9 127 (29.74%) Finance
10 116 (27.17%) Wireless
10 116 (27.17%) BGP
11 114 (26.70%) ITIL
12 113 (26.46%) Security Cleared
13 111 (26.00%) SC Cleared
14 110 (25.76%) CCIE
15 101 (23.65%) OSPF
16 93 (21.78%) WAN
17 90 (21.08%) Network Security
18 87 (20.37%) LAN
19 73 (17.10%) CCDP
19 73 (17.10%) Network Architecture
20 69 (16.16%) VPN
21 68 (15.93%) Telecoms
22 53 (12.41%) CheckPoint
23 52 (12.18%) Cisco Nexus
24 47 (11.01%) TCP/IP
25 46 (10.77%) Brocade
26 33 (7.73%) Load Balancing
26 33 (7.73%) Retail
26 33 (7.73%) IPv6

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the 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 6 (1.41%) Lync
2 3 (0.70%) IIS
3 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (3.51%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.70%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (0.70%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 217 (50.82%) Firewall
2 136 (31.85%) MPLS
3 116 (27.17%) BGP
3 116 (27.17%) Wireless
4 101 (23.65%) OSPF
5 93 (21.78%) WAN
6 90 (21.08%) Network Security
7 87 (20.37%) LAN
8 69 (16.16%) VPN
9 52 (12.18%) Cisco Nexus
10 47 (11.01%) TCP/IP
11 33 (7.73%) IPv6
11 33 (7.73%) EIGRP
12 29 (6.79%) VLAN
13 28 (6.56%) VPLS
14 27 (6.32%) Cisco ASA
14 27 (6.32%) Multicast
15 23 (5.39%) VoIP
16 21 (4.92%) DNS
17 20 (4.68%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.94%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (0.47%) MySQL
2 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (0.70%) Eclipse
1 3 (0.70%) Maven
General
1 127 (29.74%) Finance
2 68 (15.93%) Telecoms
3 33 (7.73%) Retail
4 13 (3.04%) Marketing
5 6 (1.41%) French Language
6 3 (0.70%) Games
7 2 (0.47%) Legal
8 1 (0.23%) German Language
8 1 (0.23%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.23%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.41%) Middleware
2 3 (0.70%) Hibernate
2 3 (0.70%) JPA
2 3 (0.70%) Apache OpenJPA
2 3 (0.70%) RESTful
2 3 (0.70%) Web Services
3 1 (0.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (0.23%) .NET
3 1 (0.23%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 15 (3.51%) Economics
2 9 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (0.94%) FMCG
4 2 (0.47%) Management Information System
4 2 (0.47%) User Experience
4 2 (0.47%) Computer Science
5 1 (0.23%) CMDB
5 1 (0.23%) CCTV
5 1 (0.23%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.39%) Windows
2 18 (4.22%) Linux
3 7 (1.64%) UNIX
4 2 (0.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 190 (44.50%) Network Design
2 114 (26.70%) ITIL
3 73 (17.10%) Network Architecture
4 33 (7.73%) Load Balancing
5 32 (7.49%) Project Management
6 15 (3.51%) SWOT Analysis
6 15 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
7 13 (3.04%) TOGAF
8 11 (2.58%) Migration
8 11 (2.58%) Mentoring
9 9 (2.11%) Change Management
10 8 (1.87%) Capacity Planning
10 8 (1.87%) Network Management
10 8 (1.87%) Line Management
11 7 (1.64%) Low Latency
11 7 (1.64%) Change Control
11 7 (1.64%) Business Development
11 7 (1.64%) Stakeholder Management
11 7 (1.64%) Business Continuity
12 6 (1.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (0.94%) C
2 2 (0.47%) Java
Qualifications
1 210 (49.18%) Cisco Certification
2 161 (37.70%) CCNP
3 113 (26.46%) Security Cleared
4 111 (26.00%) SC Cleared
5 110 (25.76%) CCIE
6 73 (17.10%) CCDP
7 26 (6.09%) CCNA
8 19 (4.45%) JNCIE
9 16 (3.75%) CCDA
10 15 (3.51%) Degree
11 13 (3.04%) CCIP
11 13 (3.04%) CISSP
12 8 (1.87%) CCSP
13 5 (1.17%) CCSE
13 5 (1.17%) JNCIS
14 4 (0.94%) CCSA
15 3 (0.70%) Microsoft Certification
15 3 (0.70%) CISM
15 3 (0.70%) DV Cleared
15 3 (0.70%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.58%) SLA
2 8 (1.87%) QA
3 2 (0.47%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.23%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 9 (2.11%) ProxySG
2 6 (1.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (0.70%) Snort
4 2 (0.47%) ISA Server
5 1 (0.23%) Active Directory
5 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 6 (1.41%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (1.17%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (1.17%) FortiGate
3 3 (0.70%) Cisco Prime
3 3 (0.70%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.47%) Netcool
5 1 (0.23%) Netcool/OMNIbus
5 1 (0.23%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 332 (77.75%) Cisco
2 219 (51.29%) Juniper
3 156 (36.53%) F5
4 53 (12.41%) CheckPoint
5 46 (10.77%) Brocade
6 33 (7.73%) HP
7 19 (4.45%) Microsoft
7 19 (4.45%) Blue Coat
8 17 (3.98%) VMware
9 11 (2.58%) Sourcefire
10 9 (2.11%) Huawei
10 9 (2.11%) Avaya
11 8 (1.87%) McAfee
12 7 (1.64%) Nokia
12 7 (1.64%) Redback
12 7 (1.64%) Aruba
13 5 (1.17%) Splunk
13 5 (1.17%) SevOne
13 5 (1.17%) BMC
13 5 (1.17%) Citrix
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