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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 661 665 707
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +42
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 218 223 146
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.21% 0.21% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.22% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 191 176 120
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £77,750
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+14.58% +4.34%
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
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 2015.

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 4 September 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
South East +11 63 £63,750 +6.25% 3
London -12 59 £67,500 +8.00% 8
West Midlands +7 29 £70,000 +7.69%
Yorkshire +8 27 £70,000 +30.23% 1
East of England -1 23 £55,000 -3.50% 2
North West -3 15 £70,000 +16.66% 1
South West -15 9 £52,500 -16.00%
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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.

1 395 (86.24%) Cisco
2 296 (64.63%) Cisco Certification
3 210 (45.85%) F5
4 203 (44.32%) LAN
5 201 (43.89%) WAN
6 195 (42.58%) Firewall
7 176 (38.43%) Juniper
8 173 (37.77%) CCNP
9 158 (34.50%) Network Design
10 157 (34.28%) Wireless
11 149 (32.53%) CheckPoint
12 107 (23.36%) ITIL
13 105 (22.93%) Network Architecture
14 96 (20.96%) Data Centre
14 96 (20.96%) Load Balancing
15 92 (20.09%) Finance
16 91 (19.87%) CCIE
17 89 (19.43%) MPLS
18 86 (18.78%) Network Security
19 84 (18.34%) CCDP
20 83 (18.12%) Cisco Nexus
21 79 (17.25%) VPN
22 75 (16.38%) HP
23 74 (16.16%) Wireless Security
24 72 (15.72%) BGP
25 71 (15.50%) Security Cleared
26 68 (14.85%) Telecoms
27 67 (14.63%) OSPF
28 61 (13.32%) SC Cleared
28 61 (13.32%) Degree

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, 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 2 (0.44%) WebSphere
1 2 (0.44%) Confluence
1 2 (0.44%) Lync
1 2 (0.44%) OpenStack
2 1 (0.22%) CloudStack
Applications
1 16 (3.49%) MS Visio
2 8 (1.75%) MS Excel
3 5 (1.09%) MS Office
4 2 (0.44%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.66%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.71%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (1.09%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.44%) IBM Blueworks
4 2 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
4 2 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 203 (44.32%) LAN
2 201 (43.89%) WAN
3 195 (42.58%) Firewall
4 157 (34.28%) Wireless
5 89 (19.43%) MPLS
6 86 (18.78%) Network Security
7 83 (18.12%) Cisco Nexus
8 79 (17.25%) VPN
9 74 (16.16%) Wireless Security
10 72 (15.72%) BGP
11 67 (14.63%) OSPF
12 45 (9.83%) Internet
13 40 (8.73%) Cisco ASA
14 34 (7.42%) VoIP
15 30 (6.55%) Wi-Fi
16 29 (6.33%) Cisco IOS
16 29 (6.33%) DNS
17 22 (4.80%) EIGRP
18 21 (4.59%) FWSM
19 19 (4.15%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.22%) MySQL
1 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (2.18%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.87%) JIRA
General
1 92 (20.09%) Finance
2 68 (14.85%) Telecoms
3 23 (5.02%) Retail
4 18 (3.93%) Pharmaceutical
5 10 (2.18%) Banking
6 9 (1.97%) Legal
7 7 (1.53%) Law
7 7 (1.53%) Marketing
8 4 (0.87%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.66%) Games
9 3 (0.66%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (4.15%) 802.1X
2 11 (2.40%) RESTful
3 7 (1.53%) CSS
4 1 (0.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 96 (20.96%) Data Centre
2 27 (5.90%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (5.02%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (2.62%) Public Cloud
5 7 (1.53%) Computer Science
6 5 (1.09%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 3 (0.66%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.66%) DTV
7 3 (0.66%) e-Health
8 2 (0.44%) Online Games
8 2 (0.44%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.22%) FMCG
9 1 (0.22%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.22%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.22%) PMI
9 1 (0.22%) Equities
9 1 (0.22%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.22%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 13 (2.84%) Windows
2 9 (1.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (1.31%) Linux
4 5 (1.09%) UNIX
5 1 (0.22%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (34.50%) Network Design
2 107 (23.36%) ITIL
3 105 (22.93%) Network Architecture
4 96 (20.96%) Load Balancing
5 25 (5.46%) TOGAF
6 23 (5.02%) Penetration Testing
7 19 (4.15%) Ethical Hacking
8 17 (3.71%) Security Hardening
9 16 (3.49%) Cyber Security
9 16 (3.49%) Business Development
10 15 (3.28%) Performance Management
10 15 (3.28%) Enterprise Architecture
10 15 (3.28%) SDLC
11 14 (3.06%) Application Performance Management
12 13 (2.84%) Change Control
12 13 (2.84%) Business Analysis
12 13 (2.84%) Change Management
12 13 (2.84%) Migration
13 12 (2.62%) Stakeholder Management
13 12 (2.62%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 7 (1.53%) Perl
2 5 (1.09%) C
3 4 (0.87%) Python
4 3 (0.66%) C++
4 3 (0.66%) Java
5 2 (0.44%) Embedded C
6 1 (0.22%) Ruby
6 1 (0.22%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 296 (64.63%) Cisco Certification
2 173 (37.77%) CCNP
3 91 (19.87%) CCIE
4 84 (18.34%) CCDP
5 71 (15.50%) Security Cleared
6 61 (13.32%) Degree
6 61 (13.32%) SC Cleared
7 60 (13.10%) HP ASE
8 43 (9.39%) CCNA
9 20 (4.37%) JNCIP
10 19 (4.15%) JNCIS
11 17 (3.71%) HND
12 14 (3.06%) CCSP
13 13 (2.84%) CCDA
14 10 (2.18%) ITIL Certification
15 8 (1.75%) CISSP
16 7 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
16 7 (1.53%) CEH
17 6 (1.31%) JNCIE
18 5 (1.09%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (1.97%) COBIT
2 3 (0.66%) SLA
3 2 (0.44%) QA
3 2 (0.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.22%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 24 (5.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (3.06%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.87%) NFS
4 2 (0.44%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.22%) StorNext
5 1 (0.22%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (3.71%) FortiGate
2 7 (1.53%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (1.09%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.44%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.44%) Cacti
Vendors
1 395 (86.24%) Cisco
2 210 (45.85%) F5
3 176 (38.43%) Juniper
4 149 (32.53%) CheckPoint
5 75 (16.38%) HP
6 59 (12.88%) Huawei
7 33 (7.21%) Riverbed
8 30 (6.55%) VMware
9 19 (4.15%) Fortinet
10 15 (3.28%) Microsoft
11 14 (3.06%) Alcatel-Lucent
12 10 (2.18%) Avaya
13 8 (1.75%) McAfee
14 6 (1.31%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.31%) CA
15 5 (1.09%) Citrix
16 4 (0.87%) Splunk
17 3 (0.66%) Aruba
17 3 (0.66%) EMC
17 3 (0.66%) SAP
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Volt
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: Yesterday
South East London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£70,000 plus bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Bromley
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 15 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £85000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 24 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £54000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 25 days ago