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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 648 747 739
Rank change year-on-year
+99 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 231 154 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.22% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.15% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 180 128 94
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £76,750
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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
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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 +59 84 £65,000 +13.04% 9
London +12 61 £70,000 +12.00% 14
East of England +27 27 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Yorkshire +15 24 £75,000 +42.85%
West Midlands -5 22 £65,000 +19.81% 1
South West -4 8 £70,000 +9.80%
North West -3 4 £68,750 +10.00%
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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.

1 392 (84.67%) Cisco
2 270 (58.32%) Cisco Certification
3 239 (51.62%) Firewall
4 196 (42.33%) WAN
5 191 (41.25%) F5
6 179 (38.66%) LAN
7 170 (36.72%) Juniper
8 168 (36.29%) CCNP
9 142 (30.67%) CheckPoint
10 139 (30.02%) Wireless
11 133 (28.73%) Network Design
12 129 (27.86%) ITIL
13 100 (21.60%) Network Architecture
14 99 (21.38%) Cisco Nexus
15 94 (20.30%) Data Centre
15 94 (20.30%) Load Balancing
16 93 (20.09%) CCIE
17 91 (19.65%) Finance
18 88 (19.01%) Network Security
19 84 (18.14%) CCDP
20 83 (17.93%) MPLS
21 79 (17.06%) Security Cleared
22 72 (15.55%) SC Cleared
22 72 (15.55%) Cisco ASA
23 70 (15.12%) VPN
24 64 (13.82%) BGP
25 63 (13.61%) CCNA
26 61 (13.17%) Telecoms
27 56 (12.10%) OSPF
28 55 (11.88%) Degree

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 9 (1.94%) Lync
2 2 (0.43%) IIS
2 2 (0.43%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.43%) CMS
2 2 (0.43%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.43%) Confluence
3 1 (0.22%) Apache
3 1 (0.22%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.22%) CloudStack
Applications
1 18 (3.89%) MS Visio
2 9 (1.94%) MS Office
3 7 (1.51%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.67%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (0.43%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.22%) IBM PureFlex
3 1 (0.22%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.22%) SaaS
3 1 (0.22%) PaaS
3 1 (0.22%) Office 365
3 1 (0.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 239 (51.62%) Firewall
2 196 (42.33%) WAN
3 179 (38.66%) LAN
4 139 (30.02%) Wireless
5 99 (21.38%) Cisco Nexus
6 88 (19.01%) Network Security
7 83 (17.93%) MPLS
8 72 (15.55%) Cisco ASA
9 70 (15.12%) VPN
10 64 (13.82%) BGP
11 56 (12.10%) OSPF
12 41 (8.86%) Internet
12 41 (8.86%) Wireless Security
13 39 (8.42%) VoIP
14 35 (7.56%) EIGRP
15 34 (7.34%) DNS
15 34 (7.34%) FWSM
16 30 (6.48%) ATM
16 30 (6.48%) Wi-Fi
17 24 (5.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (0.65%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.22%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.22%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (2.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 3 (0.65%) JIRA
General
1 91 (19.65%) Finance
2 61 (13.17%) Telecoms
3 23 (4.97%) Retail
4 19 (4.10%) Legal
5 18 (3.89%) Pharmaceutical
6 14 (3.02%) Law
7 7 (1.51%) Marketing
7 7 (1.51%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.51%) Games
8 6 (1.30%) Banking
8 6 (1.30%) Electronics
9 3 (0.65%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.22%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (3.89%) RESTful
2 10 (2.16%) CSS
3 2 (0.43%) Middleware
4 1 (0.22%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 94 (20.30%) Data Centre
2 23 (4.97%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 22 (4.75%) Public Cloud
4 18 (3.89%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.30%) DTV
6 4 (0.86%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.86%) Computer Science
6 4 (0.86%) Online Games
6 4 (0.86%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.65%) e-Health
7 3 (0.65%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 2 (0.43%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.22%) Equities
9 1 (0.22%) PKI
9 1 (0.22%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.22%) BYOD
9 1 (0.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 25 (5.40%) Windows
2 13 (2.81%) Linux
2 13 (2.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (0.65%) UNIX
4 1 (0.22%) Mac OS
4 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.22%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 133 (28.73%) Network Design
2 129 (27.86%) ITIL
3 100 (21.60%) Network Architecture
4 94 (20.30%) Load Balancing
5 43 (9.29%) TOGAF
6 26 (5.62%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (4.75%) Penetration Testing
8 21 (4.54%) Ethical Hacking
9 20 (4.32%) E-Commerce
9 20 (4.32%) Service Delivery
9 20 (4.32%) Enterprise Architecture
10 19 (4.10%) Project Management
11 18 (3.89%) Cyber Security
12 17 (3.67%) Security Hardening
13 14 (3.02%) Mentoring
13 14 (3.02%) Change Control
13 14 (3.02%) Business Development
13 14 (3.02%) Change Management
14 13 (2.81%) Business Analysis
14 13 (2.81%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 6 (1.30%) R
2 5 (1.08%) Perl
3 3 (0.65%) Python
3 3 (0.65%) C
4 2 (0.43%) SQL
4 2 (0.43%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.22%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.22%) C++
5 1 (0.22%) Java
5 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.22%) Embedded C
5 1 (0.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 270 (58.32%) Cisco Certification
2 168 (36.29%) CCNP
3 93 (20.09%) CCIE
4 84 (18.14%) CCDP
5 79 (17.06%) Security Cleared
6 72 (15.55%) SC Cleared
7 63 (13.61%) CCNA
8 55 (11.88%) Degree
9 27 (5.83%) HP ASE
10 26 (5.62%) CCDA
11 23 (4.97%) CCSP
12 22 (4.75%) JNCIP
13 17 (3.67%) ITIL Certification
14 15 (3.24%) CISSP
15 14 (3.02%) JNCIS
16 12 (2.59%) CCSE
17 10 (2.16%) CCSA
17 10 (2.16%) JNCIE
17 10 (2.16%) HND
18 6 (1.30%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (3.89%) COBIT
2 8 (1.73%) QA
3 6 (1.30%) SLA
4 4 (0.86%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.22%) HL7
System Software
1 36 (7.78%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.32%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.86%) NFS
4 3 (0.65%) Hyper-V
4 3 (0.65%) vSphere
5 2 (0.43%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.43%) UAG
6 1 (0.22%) StorNext
6 1 (0.22%) Firmware
6 1 (0.22%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 17 (3.67%) CiscoWorks
1 17 (3.67%) FortiGate
2 5 (1.08%) CA Spectrum
3 2 (0.43%) Cacti
4 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.22%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 392 (84.67%) Cisco
2 191 (41.25%) F5
3 170 (36.72%) Juniper
4 142 (30.67%) CheckPoint
5 49 (10.58%) Riverbed
5 49 (10.58%) HP
6 44 (9.50%) VMware
7 28 (6.05%) Huawei
8 24 (5.18%) Fortinet
9 21 (4.54%) McAfee
10 17 (3.67%) Microsoft
11 16 (3.46%) SolarWinds
12 13 (2.81%) Avaya
13 11 (2.38%) Alcatel-Lucent
14 9 (1.94%) Blue Coat
15 7 (1.51%) CA
15 7 (1.51%) Citrix
15 7 (1.51%) IBM
16 6 (1.30%) SAP
17 5 (1.08%) Intel
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