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

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 669 643 750
Rank change year-on-year
-26 +107
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 190 223 106
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.19% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.24% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 152 134 75
Average salary £68,500 £60,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £54,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £81,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
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
94041 93776 95543
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.82% 94.45% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 78141 76271 81456
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 £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 4 March 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 4 March 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 -4 76 £70,000 -3.44% 10
South East -7 42 £70,000 +16.66% 4
Yorkshire -32 20 £60,000 +33.33% 3
South West -8 17 £68,500 +14.16% 4
East of England -6 9 £62,500 +11.11% 4
North West -3 8 £67,500 +50.00% 2
West Midlands -42 6 £52,500 -12.50%
East Midlands +27 5 £62,500 +38.88% 1
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 March 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.

1 317 (76.20%) Cisco
2 212 (50.96%) Firewall
3 186 (44.71%) Cisco Certification
4 184 (44.23%) Juniper
5 168 (40.38%) F5
6 157 (37.74%) Network Design
7 132 (31.73%) CCNP
8 124 (29.81%) Wireless
9 120 (28.85%) ITIL
10 118 (28.37%) Finance
11 116 (27.88%) WAN
12 107 (25.72%) Security Cleared
13 102 (24.52%) SC Cleared
14 99 (23.80%) CCIE
15 96 (23.08%) LAN
16 94 (22.60%) MPLS
17 85 (20.43%) Network Security
18 79 (18.99%) Cisco Nexus
19 73 (17.55%) CheckPoint
20 72 (17.31%) BGP
21 68 (16.35%) CCDP
22 62 (14.90%) Network Architecture
23 61 (14.66%) Telecoms
24 56 (13.46%) OSPF
25 55 (13.22%) Cisco ASA
26 51 (12.26%) Load Balancing
27 44 (10.58%) CCNA
28 39 (9.38%) VPN
29 34 (8.17%) EIGRP
30 29 (6.97%) TCP/IP

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 (2.64%) Lync
2 3 (0.72%) Apache
2 3 (0.72%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.48%) CMS
3 2 (0.48%) IIS
4 1 (0.24%) SharePoint
Applications
1 12 (2.88%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.68%) MS Visio
2 7 (1.68%) MS Office
3 3 (0.72%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (0.72%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (0.48%) IaaS
2 1 (0.24%) SaaS
2 1 (0.24%) PaaS
2 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.24%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (0.24%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 212 (50.96%) Firewall
2 124 (29.81%) Wireless
3 116 (27.88%) WAN
4 96 (23.08%) LAN
5 94 (22.60%) MPLS
6 85 (20.43%) Network Security
7 79 (18.99%) Cisco Nexus
8 72 (17.31%) BGP
9 56 (13.46%) OSPF
10 55 (13.22%) Cisco ASA
11 39 (9.38%) VPN
12 34 (8.17%) EIGRP
13 29 (6.97%) TCP/IP
14 28 (6.73%) IPsec
15 25 (6.01%) ATM
15 25 (6.01%) VoIP
16 24 (5.77%) HSRP
17 22 (5.29%) DNS
18 21 (5.05%) WLAN
18 21 (5.05%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.96%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.72%) BusinessObjects
2 3 (0.72%) Data Mining
2 3 (0.72%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.48%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (0.48%) Maven
1 2 (0.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (0.48%) Eclipse
General
1 118 (28.37%) Finance
2 61 (14.66%) Telecoms
3 28 (6.73%) Retail
4 12 (2.88%) Legal
5 9 (2.16%) Banking
6 8 (1.92%) Marketing
6 8 (1.92%) Law
7 5 (1.20%) French Language
8 4 (0.96%) Financial Institution
8 4 (0.96%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (0.72%) Games
9 3 (0.72%) Manufacturing
9 3 (0.72%) Electronics
10 2 (0.48%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.24%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (2.16%) RESTful
2 6 (1.44%) Middleware
3 3 (0.72%) CSS
3 3 (0.72%) Web Services
4 2 (0.48%) Apache OpenJPA
4 2 (0.48%) JPA
4 2 (0.48%) Hibernate
5 1 (0.24%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (2.40%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (2.16%) Economics
3 8 (1.92%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (1.20%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.20%) Online Banking
5 3 (0.72%) DTV
5 3 (0.72%) FMCG
6 2 (0.48%) FlexPod
6 2 (0.48%) Video Conferencing
6 2 (0.48%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.24%) Client/Server
7 1 (0.24%) PKI
7 1 (0.24%) CCTV
7 1 (0.24%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.24%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.24%) CMDB
7 1 (0.24%) Online Games
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.73%) Windows
2 14 (3.37%) Linux
3 11 (2.64%) UNIX
4 4 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.48%) Mac OS
5 2 (0.48%) Solaris
5 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 157 (37.74%) Network Design
2 120 (28.85%) ITIL
3 62 (14.90%) Network Architecture
4 51 (12.26%) Load Balancing
5 27 (6.49%) TOGAF
6 23 (5.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 23 (5.53%) Project Management
7 20 (4.81%) E-Commerce
8 18 (4.33%) Business Development
8 18 (4.33%) Performance Analysis
9 13 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
9 13 (3.13%) Migration
9 13 (3.13%) Mentoring
10 12 (2.88%) Security Architecture
11 11 (2.64%) SIEM
12 10 (2.40%) Change Control
12 10 (2.40%) Line Management
12 10 (2.40%) Service Delivery
13 9 (2.16%) SWOT Analysis
14 8 (1.92%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.40%) R
2 3 (0.72%) SQL
3 2 (0.48%) JavaScript
3 2 (0.48%) Perl
3 2 (0.48%) PHP
3 2 (0.48%) Python
4 1 (0.24%) C
4 1 (0.24%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 186 (44.71%) Cisco Certification
2 132 (31.73%) CCNP
3 107 (25.72%) Security Cleared
4 102 (24.52%) SC Cleared
5 99 (23.80%) CCIE
6 68 (16.35%) CCDP
7 44 (10.58%) CCNA
8 22 (5.29%) CCDA
9 19 (4.57%) Degree
10 16 (3.85%) CISSP
11 15 (3.61%) JNCIE
12 12 (2.88%) CCSE
13 11 (2.64%) CCSP
13 11 (2.64%) JNCIP
14 10 (2.40%) CCSA
15 7 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
15 7 (1.68%) CCIP
16 6 (1.44%) JNCIS
17 5 (1.20%) DV Cleared
17 5 (1.20%) HP ASE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (2.40%) QA
2 9 (2.16%) SLA
2 9 (2.16%) COBIT
3 6 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) HL7
System Software
1 15 (3.61%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (2.16%) Active Directory
3 7 (1.68%) ProxySG
4 4 (0.96%) vSphere
5 2 (0.48%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.48%) UAG
5 2 (0.48%) Squid
5 2 (0.48%) NFS
5 2 (0.48%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.24%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 10 (2.40%) CiscoWorks
2 5 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
2 5 (1.20%) Cisco UCCE
2 5 (1.20%) FortiGate
3 3 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
4 2 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
4 2 (0.48%) Cisco LMS
4 2 (0.48%) Puppet
5 1 (0.24%) Netcool
5 1 (0.24%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 317 (76.20%) Cisco
2 184 (44.23%) Juniper
3 168 (40.38%) F5
4 73 (17.55%) CheckPoint
5 26 (6.25%) VMware
6 23 (5.53%) Riverbed
6 23 (5.53%) HP
7 20 (4.81%) Blue Coat
7 20 (4.81%) Microsoft
8 17 (4.09%) Brocade
9 15 (3.61%) McAfee
10 12 (2.88%) SolarWinds
10 12 (2.88%) Avaya
11 9 (2.16%) Huawei
12 7 (1.68%) Citrix
12 7 (1.68%) Sourcefire
13 6 (1.44%) Aruba
13 6 (1.44%) Fortinet
13 6 (1.44%) SAP
13 6 (1.44%) IBM
Bristol
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Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 7 hours ago
Hemel Hempstead, Hertfordshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Surrey
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
TEKsystems
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £Excellent Salary + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £75k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita
Salary: Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £1 per annum + SALARY NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Chelmsford
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £850000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 days ago
London
University College London
Salary: From £53,119 to £57,760 per annum inclusive of London Allowance
Posted: 14 days ago
City of London
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Salary: £35000 - £40000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Full Package
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