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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 624 678 747
Rank change year-on-year
+54 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 255 174 144
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.17% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 203 136 117
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £78,000 £72,500
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
100671 93884 105537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.28% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82315 78929 90739
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 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 23 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
South East +23 77 £60,000 - 12
London +3 67 £62,500 -10.71% 10
Yorkshire -32 35 £52,500 +13.51% 1
East of England +14 31 £52,500 +10.52% 1
West Midlands -5 17 £70,000 -17.64%
North West -15 16 £60,000 +25.65%
South West - 10 £63,750 - 1
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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.

1 323 (78.21%) Cisco
2 205 (49.64%) Cisco Certification
3 200 (48.43%) Juniper
4 196 (47.46%) Firewall
5 183 (44.31%) Network Design
6 158 (38.26%) CCNP
7 136 (32.93%) F5
8 118 (28.57%) Finance
9 114 (27.60%) MPLS
10 106 (25.67%) Wireless
11 103 (24.94%) ITIL
12 101 (24.46%) Security Cleared
13 99 (23.97%) BGP
14 97 (23.49%) SC Cleared
15 93 (22.52%) OSPF
16 88 (21.31%) Network Security
17 87 (21.07%) CCDP
17 87 (21.07%) CCIE
18 83 (20.10%) WAN
19 78 (18.89%) LAN
20 75 (18.16%) Network Architecture
21 64 (15.50%) VPN
22 62 (15.01%) Telecoms
23 49 (11.86%) TCP/IP
24 48 (11.62%) CheckPoint
25 43 (10.41%) Cisco Nexus
26 38 (9.20%) Brocade
27 37 (8.96%) Retail
28 34 (8.23%) Project Management
29 33 (7.99%) EIGRP

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 5 (1.21%) Lync
2 3 (0.73%) IIS
2 3 (0.73%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (0.24%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.24%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (3.63%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.21%) MS Office
3 3 (0.73%) MS Visio
3 3 (0.73%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.24%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 196 (47.46%) Firewall
2 114 (27.60%) MPLS
3 106 (25.67%) Wireless
4 99 (23.97%) BGP
5 93 (22.52%) OSPF
6 88 (21.31%) Network Security
7 83 (20.10%) WAN
8 78 (18.89%) LAN
9 64 (15.50%) VPN
10 49 (11.86%) TCP/IP
11 43 (10.41%) Cisco Nexus
12 33 (7.99%) EIGRP
13 29 (7.02%) VPLS
14 27 (6.54%) IPv6
15 26 (6.30%) Cisco ASA
15 26 (6.30%) Multicast
16 24 (5.81%) VLAN
17 23 (5.57%) DNS
17 23 (5.57%) VoIP
18 20 (4.84%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.97%) BusinessObjects
2 2 (0.48%) MySQL
3 1 (0.24%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 3 (0.73%) Eclipse
1 3 (0.73%) Maven
General
1 118 (28.57%) Finance
2 62 (15.01%) Telecoms
3 37 (8.96%) Retail
4 14 (3.39%) Marketing
5 4 (0.97%) French Language
6 3 (0.73%) Games
7 2 (0.48%) Banking
7 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.48%) Legal
8 1 (0.24%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.24%) German Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (0.97%) Middleware
2 3 (0.73%) Hibernate
2 3 (0.73%) JPA
2 3 (0.73%) Apache OpenJPA
2 3 (0.73%) RESTful
2 3 (0.73%) Web Services
3 2 (0.48%) ServiceStack
3 2 (0.48%) CSS
4 1 (0.24%) .NET
4 1 (0.24%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 11 (2.66%) Economics
2 7 (1.69%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (0.97%) FMCG
4 3 (0.73%) Management Information System
5 2 (0.48%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.48%) User Experience
6 1 (0.24%) Open Source
6 1 (0.24%) Firmware
6 1 (0.24%) CCTV
6 1 (0.24%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 23 (5.57%) Windows
2 17 (4.12%) Linux
3 6 (1.45%) UNIX
4 2 (0.48%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 183 (44.31%) Network Design
2 103 (24.94%) ITIL
3 75 (18.16%) Network Architecture
4 34 (8.23%) Project Management
5 31 (7.51%) Load Balancing
6 16 (3.87%) Technical Architecture
7 14 (3.39%) Network Management
8 13 (3.15%) Change Management
8 13 (3.15%) Business Continuity
9 12 (2.91%) TOGAF
10 11 (2.66%) SWOT Analysis
10 11 (2.66%) Mentoring
11 10 (2.42%) Capacity Planning
12 8 (1.94%) Migration
12 8 (1.94%) Enterprise Architecture
13 7 (1.69%) Stakeholder Management
13 7 (1.69%) BCP
13 7 (1.69%) Line Management
13 7 (1.69%) Business Continuity Planning
13 7 (1.69%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.45%) C
2 2 (0.48%) Java
3 1 (0.24%) Perl
3 1 (0.24%) Python
Qualifications
1 205 (49.64%) Cisco Certification
2 158 (38.26%) CCNP
3 101 (24.46%) Security Cleared
4 97 (23.49%) SC Cleared
5 87 (21.07%) CCIE
5 87 (21.07%) CCDP
6 22 (5.33%) CCNA
7 18 (4.36%) Degree
8 17 (4.12%) JNCIE
9 13 (3.15%) CCDA
10 12 (2.91%) CCIP
11 8 (1.94%) CCSP
11 8 (1.94%) CISSP
12 5 (1.21%) JNCIA
13 4 (0.97%) JNCIS
13 4 (0.97%) CCSA
13 4 (0.97%) CCSE
14 3 (0.73%) Microsoft Certification
14 3 (0.73%) CISM
14 3 (0.73%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.18%) SLA
2 8 (1.94%) QA
3 3 (0.73%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) ISO 9000
5 1 (0.24%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.45%) ProxySG
1 6 (1.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.73%) Snort
3 2 (0.48%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.24%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.24%) UAG
Systems Management
1 4 (0.97%) EMC NetWorker
2 3 (0.73%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (0.73%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.48%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.48%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.24%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.24%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.24%) Netcool
4 1 (0.24%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 323 (78.21%) Cisco
2 200 (48.43%) Juniper
3 136 (32.93%) F5
4 48 (11.62%) CheckPoint
5 38 (9.20%) Brocade
6 28 (6.78%) HP
7 18 (4.36%) Microsoft
7 18 (4.36%) VMware
8 17 (4.12%) Avaya
9 15 (3.63%) Blue Coat
9 15 (3.63%) Sourcefire
10 13 (3.15%) McAfee
11 9 (2.18%) Redback
11 9 (2.18%) Splunk
12 7 (1.69%) Huawei
12 7 (1.69%) Nokia
13 6 (1.45%) Riverbed
13 6 (1.45%) Aruba
14 5 (1.21%) SolarWinds
15 4 (0.97%) Business Objects
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London
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