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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 674 645 804
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +159
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 193 220 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.22% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.19% 0.23% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 162 142 52
Average salary £67,500 £62,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.43% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,800 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,700 £81,300 £78,150
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+17.39% +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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £26,500 £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 19 December 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 19 December 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
South East +38 79 £67,500 +17.39% 7
London -24 49 £68,750 +3.77% 6
South West +11 20 £70,000 +75.00% 2
West Midlands -2 14 £70,000 +16.66%
North West -4 11 £69,250 +6.53% 1
East of England -24 7 £60,000 -22.58% 1
Yorkshire -39 7 £57,500 +27.77%
Midlands - 1 £55,000 -
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 342 (76.85%) Cisco
2 237 (53.26%) Juniper
3 224 (50.34%) Firewall
4 209 (46.97%) Network Design
5 198 (44.49%) Cisco Certification
6 182 (40.90%) F5
7 154 (34.61%) Finance
8 145 (32.58%) CCNP
9 136 (30.56%) Wireless
10 131 (29.44%) Security Cleared
10 131 (29.44%) ITIL
11 127 (28.54%) SC Cleared
12 123 (27.64%) MPLS
13 118 (26.52%) CCIE
14 102 (22.92%) BGP
15 93 (20.90%) Network Security
16 87 (19.55%) WAN
17 85 (19.10%) LAN
18 84 (18.88%) OSPF
19 73 (16.40%) Telecoms
20 69 (15.51%) CCDP
21 68 (15.28%) Network Architecture
22 53 (11.91%) CheckPoint
23 52 (11.69%) VPN
24 51 (11.46%) Cisco Nexus
25 41 (9.21%) TCP/IP
26 34 (7.64%) Brocade
27 31 (6.97%) VLAN
28 30 (6.74%) CCNA
28 30 (6.74%) IPv6

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 5 (1.12%) Lync
2 2 (0.45%) Apache
3 1 (0.22%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.22%) OpenStack
Applications
1 15 (3.37%) MS Excel
2 3 (0.67%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.67%) Spreadsheet
2 3 (0.67%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.22%) IaaS
1 1 (0.22%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 224 (50.34%) Firewall
2 136 (30.56%) Wireless
3 123 (27.64%) MPLS
4 102 (22.92%) BGP
5 93 (20.90%) Network Security
6 87 (19.55%) WAN
7 85 (19.10%) LAN
8 84 (18.88%) OSPF
9 52 (11.69%) VPN
10 51 (11.46%) Cisco Nexus
11 41 (9.21%) TCP/IP
12 31 (6.97%) VLAN
13 30 (6.74%) IPv6
14 28 (6.29%) EIGRP
15 24 (5.39%) Cisco ASA
16 23 (5.17%) Multicast
16 23 (5.17%) VoIP
16 23 (5.17%) WLAN
17 22 (4.94%) HSRP
18 21 (4.72%) VPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (0.67%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.45%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (0.67%) Eclipse
1 3 (0.67%) Maven
General
1 154 (34.61%) Finance
2 73 (16.40%) Telecoms
3 28 (6.29%) Retail
4 15 (3.37%) Marketing
5 7 (1.57%) French Language
5 7 (1.57%) Banking
6 2 (0.45%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.22%) German Language
7 1 (0.22%) Law
7 1 (0.22%) Legal
7 1 (0.22%) Advertising
7 1 (0.22%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.57%) Middleware
2 3 (0.67%) Hibernate
2 3 (0.67%) JPA
2 3 (0.67%) Apache OpenJPA
2 3 (0.67%) RESTful
2 3 (0.67%) Web Services
3 1 (0.22%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 16 (3.60%) Economics
2 9 (2.02%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (1.57%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (1.12%) Online Banking
5 4 (0.90%) FMCG
6 3 (0.67%) Management Information System
7 2 (0.45%) Computer Science
7 2 (0.45%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (0.45%) FlexPod
8 1 (0.22%) CMDB
8 1 (0.22%) Open Source
8 1 (0.22%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.22%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 24 (5.39%) Windows
2 15 (3.37%) Linux
3 10 (2.25%) UNIX
4 2 (0.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (0.45%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 209 (46.97%) Network Design
2 131 (29.44%) ITIL
3 68 (15.28%) Network Architecture
4 27 (6.07%) Project Management
5 26 (5.84%) Load Balancing
6 16 (3.60%) SWOT Analysis
6 16 (3.60%) Business Development
6 16 (3.60%) Performance Analysis
7 13 (2.92%) Technical Architecture
8 12 (2.70%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (2.47%) TOGAF
10 10 (2.25%) Migration
10 10 (2.25%) Change Management
10 10 (2.25%) E-Commerce
11 9 (2.02%) Mentoring
12 8 (1.80%) Stakeholder Management
12 8 (1.80%) SIEM
13 7 (1.57%) Capacity Planning
13 7 (1.57%) Network Management
13 7 (1.57%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (0.90%) R
2 2 (0.45%) C
2 2 (0.45%) Perl
2 2 (0.45%) PHP
Qualifications
1 198 (44.49%) Cisco Certification
2 145 (32.58%) CCNP
3 131 (29.44%) Security Cleared
4 127 (28.54%) SC Cleared
5 118 (26.52%) CCIE
6 69 (15.51%) CCDP
7 30 (6.74%) CCNA
8 18 (4.04%) JNCIE
9 17 (3.82%) CCDA
10 14 (3.15%) CCIP
11 11 (2.47%) CISSP
11 11 (2.47%) Degree
12 7 (1.57%) JNCIP
13 5 (1.12%) JNCIS
13 5 (1.12%) CCSP
14 4 (0.90%) CCSE
15 3 (0.67%) CCSA
16 2 (0.45%) Microsoft Certification
16 2 (0.45%) DV Cleared
17 1 (0.22%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.70%) SLA
2 6 (1.35%) QA
3 5 (1.12%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.90%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.45%) ISO 9000
6 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 9 (2.02%) ProxySG
2 6 (1.35%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (0.45%) ISA Server
3 2 (0.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 7 (1.57%) EMC NetWorker
2 6 (1.35%) FortiGate
3 5 (1.12%) Cisco UCCE
4 4 (0.90%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.67%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.45%) Cisco LMS
6 2 (0.45%) Puppet
6 2 (0.45%) Netcool
7 1 (0.22%) Netcool/OMNIbus
7 1 (0.22%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 342 (76.85%) Cisco
2 237 (53.26%) Juniper
3 182 (40.90%) F5
4 53 (11.91%) CheckPoint
5 34 (7.64%) Brocade
6 21 (4.72%) HP
7 19 (4.27%) Blue Coat
8 18 (4.04%) VMware
8 18 (4.04%) Microsoft
9 9 (2.02%) Huawei
10 8 (1.80%) Sourcefire
10 8 (1.80%) McAfee
11 7 (1.57%) Avaya
11 7 (1.57%) Redback
12 6 (1.35%) BMC
12 6 (1.35%) SevOne
13 5 (1.12%) Splunk
13 5 (1.12%) Aruba
13 5 (1.12%) Nokia
14 4 (0.90%) Citrix
London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £45,000 to £95,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus Outstanding Package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £80,000 to £90,000 per annum £75k - £90k + Car and Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
Essex
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% car allowance
Posted: 12 days ago
London
Interquest - IQ Telecom
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
South East London
CACI Network Services
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Warrington
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago