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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 637 732 736
Rank change year-on-year
+95 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 235 169 131
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.15% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.16% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 195 141 111
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 £51,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
96537 103416 96032
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.33% 94.49% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 80724 85232 80344
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 30 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 30 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
(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 +35 78 £65,000 +13.04% 5
London +27 56 £68,750 +14.58% 7
West Midlands +17 30 £70,000 +12.00% 2
East of England +23 29 £55,000 -21.42% 1
Yorkshire +19 28 £75,000 +39.53% 3
North West +6 11 £70,000 +17.15% 1
South West -17 8 £60,000 - 1
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 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.

1 409 (85.74%) Cisco
2 294 (61.64%) Cisco Certification
3 225 (47.17%) Firewall
4 209 (43.82%) F5
5 206 (43.19%) WAN
6 203 (42.56%) LAN
7 175 (36.69%) Juniper
8 172 (36.06%) CCNP
9 156 (32.70%) Network Design
10 155 (32.49%) CheckPoint
11 151 (31.66%) Wireless
12 131 (27.46%) ITIL
13 112 (23.48%) Network Architecture
14 103 (21.59%) Load Balancing
15 96 (20.13%) Data Centre
16 95 (19.92%) Cisco Nexus
17 92 (19.29%) Network Security
18 91 (19.08%) CCIE
19 90 (18.87%) Finance
20 84 (17.61%) CCDP
21 81 (16.98%) MPLS
22 80 (16.77%) Security Cleared
23 71 (14.88%) HP
24 70 (14.68%) VPN
25 69 (14.47%) SC Cleared
26 68 (14.26%) BGP
27 65 (13.63%) Telecoms
27 65 (13.63%) Wireless Security
28 61 (12.79%) OSPF
29 60 (12.58%) Degree

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 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 4 (0.84%) Lync
2 2 (0.42%) WebSphere
2 2 (0.42%) Confluence
3 1 (0.21%) CloudStack
3 1 (0.21%) IIS
3 1 (0.21%) Apache
3 1 (0.21%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.21%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 20 (4.19%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.47%) MS Office
2 7 (1.47%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (3.56%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (0.63%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (0.42%) IBM Blueworks
3 2 (0.42%) Virtual Private Cloud
3 2 (0.42%) Amazon EC2
3 2 (0.42%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 225 (47.17%) Firewall
2 206 (43.19%) WAN
3 203 (42.56%) LAN
4 151 (31.66%) Wireless
5 95 (19.92%) Cisco Nexus
6 92 (19.29%) Network Security
7 81 (16.98%) MPLS
8 70 (14.68%) VPN
9 68 (14.26%) BGP
10 65 (13.63%) Wireless Security
11 61 (12.79%) OSPF
12 58 (12.16%) Cisco ASA
13 43 (9.01%) Internet
14 40 (8.39%) VoIP
15 34 (7.13%) DNS
15 34 (7.13%) FWSM
16 31 (6.50%) Wi-Fi
17 29 (6.08%) EIGRP
18 24 (5.03%) VLAN
19 23 (4.82%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.21%) MySQL
1 1 (0.21%) SQL Server
1 1 (0.21%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 12 (2.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 4 (0.84%) JIRA
General
1 90 (18.87%) Finance
2 65 (13.63%) Telecoms
3 24 (5.03%) Retail
4 18 (3.77%) Pharmaceutical
5 16 (3.35%) Legal
6 9 (1.89%) Law
7 7 (1.47%) Marketing
7 7 (1.47%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.47%) Games
8 6 (1.26%) Banking
8 6 (1.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.21%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (3.98%) 802.1X
2 18 (3.77%) RESTful
3 10 (2.10%) CSS
4 1 (0.21%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 96 (20.13%) Data Centre
2 22 (4.61%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 21 (4.40%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (3.98%) Public Cloud
5 6 (1.26%) DTV
6 5 (1.05%) Computer Science
7 4 (0.84%) Online Games
7 4 (0.84%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
8 3 (0.63%) Private Cloud
8 3 (0.63%) e-Health
9 2 (0.42%) Management Information System
9 2 (0.42%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.21%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.21%) Equities
10 1 (0.21%) PKI
10 1 (0.21%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.56%) Windows
2 13 (2.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 8 (1.68%) Linux
4 3 (0.63%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (32.70%) Network Design
2 131 (27.46%) ITIL
3 112 (23.48%) Network Architecture
4 103 (21.59%) Load Balancing
5 40 (8.39%) TOGAF
6 25 (5.24%) Penetration Testing
7 21 (4.40%) Ethical Hacking
8 19 (3.98%) Cyber Security
9 18 (3.77%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (3.77%) Service Delivery
10 17 (3.56%) Disaster Recovery
10 17 (3.56%) E-Commerce
10 17 (3.56%) Security Hardening
11 16 (3.35%) Project Management
11 16 (3.35%) Change Management
12 15 (3.14%) Business Development
13 13 (2.73%) Performance Management
13 13 (2.73%) Business Analysis
13 13 (2.73%) SDLC
13 13 (2.73%) Application Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (1.05%) Perl
2 4 (0.84%) C
3 2 (0.42%) C++
3 2 (0.42%) Java
3 2 (0.42%) Python
3 2 (0.42%) Embedded C
3 2 (0.42%) R
4 1 (0.21%) PowerShell
4 1 (0.21%) Bash Shell
4 1 (0.21%) PHP
Qualifications
1 294 (61.64%) Cisco Certification
2 172 (36.06%) CCNP
3 91 (19.08%) CCIE
4 84 (17.61%) CCDP
5 80 (16.77%) Security Cleared
6 69 (14.47%) SC Cleared
7 60 (12.58%) Degree
8 50 (10.48%) CCNA
8 50 (10.48%) HP ASE
9 21 (4.40%) CCSP
9 21 (4.40%) JNCIP
10 18 (3.77%) CCDA
11 17 (3.56%) ITIL Certification
12 16 (3.35%) JNCIS
13 13 (2.73%) HND
14 11 (2.31%) CISSP
15 9 (1.89%) CEH
16 8 (1.68%) JNCIE
17 7 (1.47%) DV Cleared
18 5 (1.05%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (3.35%) COBIT
2 8 (1.68%) QA
3 6 (1.26%) SLA
4 2 (0.42%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.21%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 34 (7.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (4.19%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.84%) NFS
4 2 (0.42%) Hyper-V
4 2 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.42%) UAG
5 1 (0.21%) StorNext
5 1 (0.21%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 17 (3.56%) FortiGate
2 10 (2.10%) CiscoWorks
3 5 (1.05%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.42%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.42%) Cacti
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.21%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 409 (85.74%) Cisco
2 209 (43.82%) F5
3 175 (36.69%) Juniper
4 155 (32.49%) CheckPoint
5 71 (14.88%) HP
6 52 (10.90%) Huawei
7 42 (8.81%) Riverbed
8 39 (8.18%) VMware
9 21 (4.40%) Fortinet
10 14 (2.94%) Microsoft
11 13 (2.73%) Alcatel-Lucent
11 13 (2.73%) McAfee
12 9 (1.89%) Blue Coat
12 9 (1.89%) SolarWinds
13 8 (1.68%) Avaya
14 7 (1.47%) Citrix
15 6 (1.26%) CA
15 6 (1.26%) SAP
16 5 (1.05%) EMC
17 4 (0.84%) IBM
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 7 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Car
Posted: 15 hours ago
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, Yorkshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Axica Recruitment
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + + Package & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Ferrari Healy
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connected IT
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol, Avon
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £51000.00 - £57760.00 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago