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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 675 635 805
Rank change year-on-year
-40 +170
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 177 216 70
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.23% 0.068%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.24% 0.071%
Number of salaries quoted 152 126 49
Average salary £68,500 £60,000 £63,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.16% -4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £83,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -8.33%
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
93674 90433 98244
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.80% 94.55% 95.13%
Number of salaries quoted 78627 73802 84913
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 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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
London -43 62 £70,000 -9.67% 10
South East -8 51 £70,000 +27.27% 4
South West +2 22 £69,250 +73.12% 6
North West -4 10 £67,500 -
West Midlands -16 9 £68,500 +14.16%
East of England -19 7 £61,250 -14.63% 1
Yorkshire -35 6 £62,500 +38.88% 4
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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.

1 330 (75.17%) Cisco
2 221 (50.34%) Firewall
3 217 (49.43%) Juniper
4 199 (45.33%) Cisco Certification
5 192 (43.74%) Network Design
6 179 (40.77%) F5
7 146 (33.26%) CCNP
8 139 (31.66%) Finance
9 138 (31.44%) Wireless
10 124 (28.25%) Security Cleared
11 123 (28.02%) ITIL
12 120 (27.33%) SC Cleared
13 115 (26.20%) MPLS
14 111 (25.28%) CCIE
15 105 (23.92%) WAN
16 95 (21.64%) Network Security
17 91 (20.73%) LAN
18 88 (20.05%) BGP
19 76 (17.31%) CCDP
20 72 (16.40%) OSPF
21 66 (15.03%) Telecoms
22 62 (14.12%) Network Architecture
23 61 (13.90%) CheckPoint
24 58 (13.21%) Cisco Nexus
25 49 (11.16%) VPN
26 41 (9.34%) Cisco ASA
27 40 (9.11%) CCNA
28 39 (8.88%) Load Balancing
29 37 (8.43%) TCP/IP
30 35 (7.97%) EIGRP

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 11 (2.51%) Lync
2 2 (0.46%) Apache
2 2 (0.46%) MS Exchange
2 2 (0.46%) CMS
3 1 (0.23%) OpenStack
3 1 (0.23%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.23%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (2.96%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.14%) MS Office
3 3 (0.68%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (0.68%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.46%) IaaS
2 1 (0.23%) IBM Blueworks
2 1 (0.23%) SaaS
2 1 (0.23%) PaaS
2 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 221 (50.34%) Firewall
2 138 (31.44%) Wireless
3 115 (26.20%) MPLS
4 105 (23.92%) WAN
5 95 (21.64%) Network Security
6 91 (20.73%) LAN
7 88 (20.05%) BGP
8 72 (16.40%) OSPF
9 58 (13.21%) Cisco Nexus
10 49 (11.16%) VPN
11 41 (9.34%) Cisco ASA
12 37 (8.43%) TCP/IP
13 35 (7.97%) EIGRP
14 29 (6.61%) HSRP
15 27 (6.15%) VLAN
16 24 (5.47%) WLAN
17 23 (5.24%) IPsec
18 22 (5.01%) IPv6
18 22 (5.01%) ATM
19 20 (4.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.91%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (0.68%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (0.68%) Data Mining
2 3 (0.68%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.46%) MySQL
3 2 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (0.68%) Maven
1 3 (0.68%) Eclipse
General
1 139 (31.66%) Finance
2 66 (15.03%) Telecoms
3 29 (6.61%) Retail
4 10 (2.28%) Marketing
5 9 (2.05%) Banking
6 6 (1.37%) Law
6 6 (1.37%) French Language
7 4 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
7 4 (0.91%) Legal
7 4 (0.91%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.46%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.23%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.59%) Middleware
2 4 (0.91%) Web Services
2 4 (0.91%) RESTful
3 3 (0.68%) Apache OpenJPA
3 3 (0.68%) JPA
3 3 (0.68%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.23%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (2.51%) Analytical Skills
1 11 (2.51%) Economics
2 8 (1.82%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (1.14%) Online Banking
4 4 (0.91%) Management Information System
4 4 (0.91%) FMCG
5 2 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 2 (0.46%) Computer Science
5 2 (0.46%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (0.46%) FlexPod
6 1 (0.23%) Open Source
6 1 (0.23%) CCTV
6 1 (0.23%) Spread Betting
6 1 (0.23%) CMDB
6 1 (0.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 32 (7.29%) Windows
2 14 (3.19%) Linux
3 11 (2.51%) UNIX
4 2 (0.46%) Solaris
4 2 (0.46%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.46%) Mac OS
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 192 (43.74%) Network Design
2 123 (28.02%) ITIL
3 62 (14.12%) Network Architecture
4 39 (8.88%) Load Balancing
5 23 (5.24%) Project Management
6 19 (4.33%) Disaster Recovery
7 17 (3.87%) Business Development
7 17 (3.87%) Performance Analysis
8 16 (3.64%) TOGAF
9 15 (3.42%) E-Commerce
9 15 (3.42%) Migration
9 15 (3.42%) Mentoring
10 14 (3.19%) Enterprise Architecture
11 12 (2.73%) Technical Architecture
12 11 (2.51%) SWOT Analysis
13 10 (2.28%) Change Control
14 9 (2.05%) Capacity Planning
15 8 (1.82%) SIEM
15 8 (1.82%) Line Management
16 7 (1.59%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (2.05%) R
2 3 (0.68%) SQL
3 2 (0.46%) C
3 2 (0.46%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.46%) Perl
3 2 (0.46%) PHP
3 2 (0.46%) Python
4 1 (0.23%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 199 (45.33%) Cisco Certification
2 146 (33.26%) CCNP
3 124 (28.25%) Security Cleared
4 120 (27.33%) SC Cleared
5 111 (25.28%) CCIE
6 76 (17.31%) CCDP
7 40 (9.11%) CCNA
8 25 (5.69%) CCDA
9 17 (3.87%) JNCIE
10 16 (3.64%) Degree
10 16 (3.64%) CISSP
11 12 (2.73%) CCIP
12 11 (2.51%) CCSE
13 9 (2.05%) JNCIP
13 9 (2.05%) CCSA
14 7 (1.59%) JNCIS
15 6 (1.37%) CCSP
16 5 (1.14%) Microsoft Certification
17 4 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 3 (0.68%) VCP5
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (2.51%) SLA
2 6 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (1.37%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.14%) QA
4 4 (0.91%) COBIT
5 2 (0.46%) ISO 9000
5 2 (0.46%) HL7
System Software
1 9 (2.05%) ProxySG
2 8 (1.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (0.91%) vSphere
4 3 (0.68%) Active Directory
5 2 (0.46%) NFS
5 2 (0.46%) Terminal Services
5 2 (0.46%) ISA Server
5 2 (0.46%) Squid
6 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (1.59%) CiscoWorks
2 6 (1.37%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (1.37%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.91%) Cisco UCCE
4 3 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
4 3 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.46%) Puppet
5 2 (0.46%) Cisco LMS
6 1 (0.23%) Netcool
Vendors
1 330 (75.17%) Cisco
2 217 (49.43%) Juniper
3 179 (40.77%) F5
4 61 (13.90%) CheckPoint
5 25 (5.69%) Brocade
6 21 (4.78%) VMware
7 20 (4.56%) Microsoft
8 19 (4.33%) HP
9 17 (3.87%) Blue Coat
10 14 (3.19%) Riverbed
10 14 (3.19%) McAfee
11 13 (2.96%) Avaya
12 9 (2.05%) SolarWinds
12 9 (2.05%) Huawei
12 9 (2.05%) Sourcefire
13 6 (1.37%) BMC
13 6 (1.37%) Redback
13 6 (1.37%) Aruba
13 6 (1.37%) SevOne
14 5 (1.14%) Nokia
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Church International
Salary: £70,000 pa + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Harrogate, North Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Negotiation on experience
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Package + Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Streamline Connections
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds
Interquest - IQ ERP
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Gloucestershire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Negotiable depending on experience
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
SLS Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
London
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 11 days ago
Chippenham
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Reigate
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car
Posted: 15 days ago
Farnborough
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Package
Posted: 19 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 26 days ago