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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 679 710 764
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +54
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 213 143 125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 168 120 103
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 £47,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,000 £77,750 £75,000
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
London +9 69 £60,000 -15.78% 1
South East +7 61 £60,000 - 5
Yorkshire -37 28 £55,000 +10.00% 2
East of England 0 20 £57,000 +8.57% 2
West Midlands -1 18 £65,000 -23.52%
North West -11 9 £58,500 +41.81% 2
South West - 9 £60,000 -
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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.

1 289 (79.40%) Cisco
2 183 (50.27%) Firewall
3 179 (49.18%) Cisco Certification
4 169 (46.43%) Juniper
5 162 (44.51%) Network Design
6 137 (37.64%) CCNP
7 115 (31.59%) F5
8 103 (28.30%) Finance
9 96 (26.37%) MPLS
10 95 (26.10%) Wireless
10 95 (26.10%) ITIL
11 93 (25.55%) Security Cleared
12 88 (24.18%) SC Cleared
13 86 (23.63%) OSPF
14 83 (22.80%) BGP
15 79 (21.70%) CCIE
16 74 (20.33%) WAN
17 73 (20.05%) CCDP
18 72 (19.78%) Network Security
19 71 (19.51%) LAN
20 70 (19.23%) Network Architecture
21 61 (16.76%) VPN
22 52 (14.29%) Telecoms
23 47 (12.91%) TCP/IP
23 47 (12.91%) CheckPoint
24 42 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
25 33 (9.07%) Project Management
26 32 (8.79%) Retail
27 30 (8.24%) Brocade
28 29 (7.97%) Load Balancing

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 4 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
1 4 (1.10%) Lync
2 3 (0.82%) IIS
3 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.27%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (3.02%) MS Excel
2 2 (0.55%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.27%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 183 (50.27%) Firewall
2 96 (26.37%) MPLS
3 95 (26.10%) Wireless
4 86 (23.63%) OSPF
5 83 (22.80%) BGP
6 74 (20.33%) WAN
7 72 (19.78%) Network Security
8 71 (19.51%) LAN
9 61 (16.76%) VPN
10 47 (12.91%) TCP/IP
11 42 (11.54%) Cisco Nexus
12 29 (7.97%) EIGRP
13 27 (7.42%) IPv6
13 27 (7.42%) VPLS
13 27 (7.42%) Multicast
14 26 (7.14%) DNS
15 24 (6.59%) Cisco ASA
16 23 (6.32%) VoIP
17 19 (5.22%) Internet
18 17 (4.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (0.55%) MySQL
2 1 (0.27%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 1 (0.27%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.27%) Maven
General
1 103 (28.30%) Finance
2 52 (14.29%) Telecoms
3 32 (8.79%) Retail
4 12 (3.30%) Marketing
5 3 (0.82%) Games
5 3 (0.82%) Banking
6 2 (0.55%) Legal
6 2 (0.55%) French Language
6 2 (0.55%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.27%) German Language
7 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.27%) Electronics
7 1 (0.27%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (0.55%) Middleware
1 2 (0.55%) CSS
1 2 (0.55%) ServiceStack
2 1 (0.27%) .NET
2 1 (0.27%) Web Services
2 1 (0.27%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.27%) .NET Framework
2 1 (0.27%) JPA
2 1 (0.27%) Apache OpenJPA
2 1 (0.27%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 7 (1.92%) Economics
2 4 (1.10%) Management Information System
3 3 (0.82%) Computer Science
4 2 (0.55%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.27%) FMCG
5 1 (0.27%) Open Source
5 1 (0.27%) IPTV
5 1 (0.27%) CCTV
5 1 (0.27%) Statistics
5 1 (0.27%) Physics
5 1 (0.27%) Streaming Video
5 1 (0.27%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 21 (5.77%) Windows
2 17 (4.67%) Linux
3 4 (1.10%) UNIX
4 2 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 162 (44.51%) Network Design
2 95 (26.10%) ITIL
3 70 (19.23%) Network Architecture
4 33 (9.07%) Project Management
5 29 (7.97%) Load Balancing
6 19 (5.22%) Technical Architecture
7 16 (4.40%) Network Management
8 15 (4.12%) Business Continuity
9 14 (3.85%) Change Management
10 9 (2.47%) BCP
10 9 (2.47%) Capacity Planning
10 9 (2.47%) Business Continuity Planning
11 8 (2.20%) Enterprise Architecture
12 7 (1.92%) Low Latency
12 7 (1.92%) SWOT Analysis
13 6 (1.65%) TOGAF
13 6 (1.65%) Migration
14 5 (1.37%) Integration Acceptance Testing
14 5 (1.37%) Information Security
14 5 (1.37%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.65%) C
2 2 (0.55%) Java
3 1 (0.27%) Perl
3 1 (0.27%) Python
Qualifications
1 179 (49.18%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (37.64%) CCNP
3 93 (25.55%) Security Cleared
4 88 (24.18%) SC Cleared
5 79 (21.70%) CCIE
6 73 (20.05%) CCDP
7 19 (5.22%) Degree
8 17 (4.67%) CCNA
9 16 (4.40%) JNCIE
10 11 (3.02%) CCDA
10 11 (3.02%) CCIP
11 7 (1.92%) CISSP
11 7 (1.92%) JNCIA
12 6 (1.65%) CCSP
13 4 (1.10%) CCSA
13 4 (1.10%) CCSE
13 4 (1.10%) JNCIS
14 3 (0.82%) DV Cleared
14 3 (0.82%) CISM
15 2 (0.55%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.37%) SLA
1 5 (1.37%) QA
2 3 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.55%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (1.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (0.82%) UAG
2 3 (0.82%) ProxySG
2 3 (0.82%) Snort
3 2 (0.55%) ISA Server
4 1 (0.27%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (1.10%) Cisco IPCC
2 3 (0.82%) Cisco Prime
3 2 (0.55%) EMC NetWorker
4 1 (0.27%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.27%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.27%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.27%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.27%) Netcool
4 1 (0.27%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 289 (79.40%) Cisco
2 169 (46.43%) Juniper
3 115 (31.59%) F5
4 47 (12.91%) CheckPoint
5 30 (8.24%) Brocade
6 23 (6.32%) HP
7 19 (5.22%) Avaya
8 15 (4.12%) VMware
9 13 (3.57%) Sourcefire
9 13 (3.57%) Microsoft
10 12 (3.30%) Blue Coat
11 11 (3.02%) McAfee
12 9 (2.47%) Redback
12 9 (2.47%) Splunk
13 7 (1.92%) Riverbed
14 6 (1.65%) SolarWinds
14 6 (1.65%) Aruba
15 4 (1.10%) Huawei
15 4 (1.10%) Nokia
15 4 (1.10%) Aerohive Networks
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