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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 637 717 717
Rank change year-on-year
+80 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 233 174 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.23% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 178 137 111
Average salary £67,500 £57,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £76,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £64,500 £55,000 £54,500
% change year-on-year
+17.27% +0.91%
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
97192 104489 96781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.61% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 85908 81520
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 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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 +32 83 £75,000 +15.38% 10
South East +44 59 £66,750 +21.36% 7
Yorkshire +23 47 £60,000 +15.94% 3
East of England +19 14 £60,000 +4.34% 1
South West -5 9 £70,000 +19.65% 2
West Midlands -28 9 £50,000 -5.39% 1
East Midlands - 7 £63,750 -
North West -3 3 £51,250 +0.49% 1
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 May 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.

1 335 (80.53%) Cisco
2 223 (53.61%) Firewall
3 184 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
4 163 (39.18%) F5
5 156 (37.50%) Juniper
6 151 (36.30%) WAN
7 130 (31.25%) LAN
7 130 (31.25%) ITIL
7 130 (31.25%) Wireless
8 119 (28.61%) Network Design
9 116 (27.88%) CCNP
10 113 (27.16%) CheckPoint
11 97 (23.32%) Finance
12 95 (22.84%) Security Cleared
13 94 (22.60%) Cisco Nexus
14 89 (21.39%) SC Cleared
15 80 (19.23%) Network Architecture
16 79 (18.99%) Load Balancing
17 76 (18.27%) CCIE
18 70 (16.83%) Cisco ASA
18 70 (16.83%) MPLS
19 68 (16.35%) Network Security
20 62 (14.90%) Telecoms
21 60 (14.42%) CCDP
22 53 (12.74%) CCNA
23 51 (12.26%) VPN
24 48 (11.54%) BGP
25 45 (10.82%) Riverbed
26 40 (9.62%) TOGAF
27 39 (9.38%) EIGRP

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 10 (2.40%) Lync
2 3 (0.72%) Apache
2 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.48%) CMS
3 2 (0.48%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.48%) Confluence
3 2 (0.48%) IIS
4 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (3.13%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.96%) MS Office
3 3 (0.72%) MS Excel
4 2 (0.48%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.44%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (1.92%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.48%) IaaS
2 2 (0.48%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.24%) SaaS
3 1 (0.24%) PaaS
3 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 223 (53.61%) Firewall
2 151 (36.30%) WAN
3 130 (31.25%) LAN
3 130 (31.25%) Wireless
4 94 (22.60%) Cisco Nexus
5 70 (16.83%) Cisco ASA
5 70 (16.83%) MPLS
6 68 (16.35%) Network Security
7 51 (12.26%) VPN
8 48 (11.54%) BGP
9 39 (9.38%) EIGRP
10 38 (9.13%) OSPF
11 37 (8.89%) Internet
12 36 (8.65%) VoIP
13 31 (7.45%) ATM
14 30 (7.21%) DNS
15 27 (6.49%) FWSM
16 24 (5.77%) Wi-Fi
17 22 (5.29%) IPsec
18 21 (5.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (0.72%) MySQL
3 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.48%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 9 (2.16%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.48%) JIRA
General
1 97 (23.32%) Finance
2 62 (14.90%) Telecoms
3 20 (4.81%) Legal
4 19 (4.57%) Retail
5 14 (3.37%) Law
6 10 (2.40%) Pharmaceutical
6 10 (2.40%) Banking
7 9 (2.16%) Marketing
8 7 (1.68%) Games
8 7 (1.68%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.44%) Electronics
10 4 (0.96%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.24%) French Language
12 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.33%) RESTful
2 4 (0.96%) CSS
3 2 (0.48%) Middleware
4 1 (0.24%) XMPP
4 1 (0.24%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (4.57%) Public Cloud
2 10 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 6 (1.44%) DTV
5 5 (1.20%) Management Information System
6 4 (0.96%) Online Games
6 4 (0.96%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (0.72%) Private Cloud
7 3 (0.72%) e-Health
7 3 (0.72%) Online Banking
8 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 2 (0.48%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.24%) BYOD
9 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.24%) Equities
9 1 (0.24%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.24%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.24%) PKI
9 1 (0.24%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 30 (7.21%) Windows
2 17 (4.09%) Linux
3 13 (3.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 6 (1.44%) UNIX
5 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.48%) Solaris
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 130 (31.25%) ITIL
2 119 (28.61%) Network Design
3 80 (19.23%) Network Architecture
4 79 (18.99%) Load Balancing
5 40 (9.62%) TOGAF
6 23 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
7 21 (5.05%) E-Commerce
7 21 (5.05%) Project Management
8 20 (4.81%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (4.33%) Business Development
10 17 (4.09%) Service Delivery
11 15 (3.61%) Capacity Planning
12 14 (3.37%) Change Control
12 14 (3.37%) Cyber Security
12 14 (3.37%) Performance Analysis
12 14 (3.37%) Penetration Testing
13 13 (3.13%) Security Architecture
14 12 (2.88%) Ethical Hacking
15 11 (2.64%) Business Analysis
15 11 (2.64%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.40%) R
2 4 (0.96%) Python
2 4 (0.96%) Perl
3 3 (0.72%) PHP
3 3 (0.72%) SQL
4 2 (0.48%) JavaScript
4 2 (0.48%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.24%) C
Qualifications
1 184 (44.23%) Cisco Certification
2 116 (27.88%) CCNP
3 95 (22.84%) Security Cleared
4 89 (21.39%) SC Cleared
5 76 (18.27%) CCIE
6 60 (14.42%) CCDP
7 53 (12.74%) CCNA
8 37 (8.89%) Degree
9 24 (5.77%) CCDA
10 22 (5.29%) JNCIP
11 19 (4.57%) CCSP
12 17 (4.09%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (3.61%) CISSP
14 14 (3.37%) CCSE
14 14 (3.37%) HP ASE
15 12 (2.88%) JNCIS
15 12 (2.88%) JNCIE
16 11 (2.64%) CCSA
17 6 (1.44%) DV Cleared
18 5 (1.20%) CCVP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.61%) COBIT
2 9 (2.16%) QA
3 6 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.44%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.96%) SLA
5 2 (0.48%) HL7
System Software
1 30 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.33%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.96%) vSphere
4 2 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.48%) UAG
4 2 (0.48%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.48%) Squid
4 2 (0.48%) NFS
5 1 (0.24%) Firmware
5 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (3.85%) CiscoWorks
2 8 (1.92%) FortiGate
3 5 (1.20%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.48%) Puppet
4 2 (0.48%) Cacti
4 2 (0.48%) Cisco LMS
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 335 (80.53%) Cisco
2 163 (39.18%) F5
3 156 (37.50%) Juniper
4 113 (27.16%) CheckPoint
5 45 (10.82%) Riverbed
6 38 (9.13%) VMware
7 28 (6.73%) HP
8 21 (5.05%) McAfee
9 18 (4.33%) SolarWinds
10 15 (3.61%) Huawei
10 15 (3.61%) Fortinet
11 12 (2.88%) Blue Coat
12 11 (2.64%) Avaya
13 10 (2.40%) Microsoft
14 8 (1.92%) IBM
15 7 (1.68%) Citrix
15 7 (1.68%) CA
16 6 (1.44%) SAP
17 5 (1.20%) Alcatel-Lucent
17 5 (1.20%) Sourcefire
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
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Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £60000 - £120000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus
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Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on skills and experience p
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Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on skills and experience plus bonus
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