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

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 638 764 729
Rank change year-on-year
+126 -35
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 237 153 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.24% 0.14% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 183 128 107
Average salary £67,500 £57,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £56,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+16.07% +1.81%
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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £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 29 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 29 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 +64 73 £75,000 +20.00% 6
South East +58 72 £66,500 +16.66% 6
Yorkshire +35 42 £75,000 +42.85%
East of England +28 19 £60,000 +4.34%
West Midlands -5 13 £65,000 +23.80% 2
South West -12 9 £66,250 +10.41%
North West +12 4 £47,500 -6.86% 1
East Midlands -1 2 £65,000 +18.18%
Network Architect
UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 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.

1 355 (82.94%) Cisco
2 229 (53.50%) Firewall
3 214 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
4 172 (40.19%) WAN
5 166 (38.79%) F5
6 155 (36.21%) LAN
7 153 (35.75%) Juniper
8 133 (31.07%) Wireless
9 131 (30.61%) CCNP
10 126 (29.44%) CheckPoint
11 125 (29.21%) ITIL
12 117 (27.34%) Network Design
13 97 (22.66%) Cisco Nexus
14 91 (21.26%) Data Centre
15 90 (21.03%) Network Architecture
16 89 (20.79%) Load Balancing
17 87 (20.33%) Finance
18 86 (20.09%) CCIE
19 77 (17.99%) MPLS
20 75 (17.52%) Security Cleared
21 72 (16.82%) Network Security
21 72 (16.82%) SC Cleared
22 71 (16.59%) Cisco ASA
23 69 (16.12%) CCDP
24 62 (14.49%) VPN
25 60 (14.02%) CCNA
25 60 (14.02%) Telecoms
26 54 (12.62%) BGP
27 49 (11.45%) Degree
27 49 (11.45%) Riverbed

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 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 (2.34%) Lync
2 3 (0.70%) MS Exchange
3 2 (0.47%) Apache
3 2 (0.47%) IIS
3 2 (0.47%) WebSphere
3 2 (0.47%) CMS
3 2 (0.47%) Confluence
4 1 (0.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (3.04%) MS Visio
2 4 (0.93%) MS Office
3 2 (0.47%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (3.04%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (0.47%) IBM Blueworks
2 2 (0.47%) IaaS
3 1 (0.23%) SaaS
3 1 (0.23%) PaaS
3 1 (0.23%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.23%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 229 (53.50%) Firewall
2 172 (40.19%) WAN
3 155 (36.21%) LAN
4 133 (31.07%) Wireless
5 97 (22.66%) Cisco Nexus
6 77 (17.99%) MPLS
7 72 (16.82%) Network Security
8 71 (16.59%) Cisco ASA
9 62 (14.49%) VPN
10 54 (12.62%) BGP
11 47 (10.98%) OSPF
12 39 (9.11%) VoIP
13 38 (8.88%) Internet
13 38 (8.88%) EIGRP
14 32 (7.48%) FWSM
14 32 (7.48%) DNS
15 31 (7.24%) ATM
15 31 (7.24%) Wi-Fi
15 31 (7.24%) Wireless Security
16 25 (5.84%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (0.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.47%) MySQL
3 2 (0.47%) Data Mining
3 2 (0.47%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (2.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (0.47%) JIRA
General
1 87 (20.33%) Finance
2 60 (14.02%) Telecoms
3 22 (5.14%) Retail
4 19 (4.44%) Legal
5 16 (3.74%) Pharmaceutical
6 14 (3.27%) Law
7 9 (2.10%) Marketing
8 7 (1.64%) Games
8 7 (1.64%) Manufacturing
9 6 (1.40%) Electronics
9 6 (1.40%) Banking
10 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
11 2 (0.47%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.21%) RESTful
2 9 (2.10%) CSS
3 2 (0.47%) Middleware
4 1 (0.23%) XMPP
4 1 (0.23%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 91 (21.26%) Data Centre
2 22 (5.14%) Public Cloud
3 19 (4.44%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 12 (2.80%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (1.40%) DTV
6 5 (1.17%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 4 (0.93%) Online Games
7 4 (0.93%) Management Information System
7 4 (0.93%) Private Cloud
7 4 (0.93%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (0.70%) e-Health
9 2 (0.47%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.47%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.23%) BYOD
10 1 (0.23%) Equities
10 1 (0.23%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.23%) PKI
10 1 (0.23%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 28 (6.54%) Windows
2 15 (3.50%) Linux
3 13 (3.04%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 5 (1.17%) UNIX
5 2 (0.47%) Mac OS
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.23%) Solaris
6 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 125 (29.21%) ITIL
2 117 (27.34%) Network Design
3 90 (21.03%) Network Architecture
4 89 (20.79%) Load Balancing
5 43 (10.05%) TOGAF
6 24 (5.61%) Disaster Recovery
7 22 (5.14%) E-Commerce
8 21 (4.91%) Project Management
9 20 (4.67%) Enterprise Architecture
10 19 (4.44%) Service Delivery
11 18 (4.21%) Business Development
11 18 (4.21%) Penetration Testing
12 17 (3.97%) Cyber Security
12 17 (3.97%) Ethical Hacking
13 16 (3.74%) DDoS Mitigation
13 16 (3.74%) Capacity Planning
14 15 (3.50%) Change Control
15 14 (3.27%) Mentoring
16 13 (3.04%) Security Hardening
16 13 (3.04%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (2.34%) R
2 6 (1.40%) Perl
3 4 (0.93%) Python
4 3 (0.70%) SQL
5 2 (0.47%) PHP
5 2 (0.47%) JavaScript
5 2 (0.47%) PowerShell
6 1 (0.23%) Bash Shell
6 1 (0.23%) C
Qualifications
1 214 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 131 (30.61%) CCNP
3 86 (20.09%) CCIE
4 75 (17.52%) Security Cleared
5 72 (16.82%) SC Cleared
6 69 (16.12%) CCDP
7 60 (14.02%) CCNA
8 49 (11.45%) Degree
9 25 (5.84%) CCDA
9 25 (5.84%) JNCIP
10 21 (4.91%) CCSP
11 20 (4.67%) HP ASE
12 17 (3.97%) ITIL Certification
13 16 (3.74%) JNCIS
14 15 (3.50%) CISSP
15 13 (3.04%) CCSE
16 10 (2.34%) CCSA
16 10 (2.34%) JNCIE
17 5 (1.17%) CCVP
17 5 (1.17%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.97%) COBIT
2 9 (2.10%) QA
3 6 (1.40%) SLA
3 6 (1.40%) PCI DSS
4 5 (1.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 2 (0.47%) HL7
System Software
1 33 (7.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (4.21%) Active Directory
3 4 (0.93%) vSphere
4 2 (0.47%) Terminal Services
4 2 (0.47%) NFS
4 2 (0.47%) Forefront TMG
4 2 (0.47%) UAG
5 1 (0.23%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.23%) Squid
5 1 (0.23%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 16 (3.74%) CiscoWorks
2 13 (3.04%) FortiGate
3 5 (1.17%) CA Spectrum
4 2 (0.47%) Cisco LMS
4 2 (0.47%) Cacti
5 1 (0.23%) Puppet
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.23%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 355 (82.94%) Cisco
2 166 (38.79%) F5
3 153 (35.75%) Juniper
4 126 (29.44%) CheckPoint
5 49 (11.45%) Riverbed
6 41 (9.58%) VMware
7 37 (8.64%) HP
8 21 (4.91%) McAfee
8 21 (4.91%) Huawei
9 20 (4.67%) Fortinet
10 18 (4.21%) SolarWinds
11 11 (2.57%) Blue Coat
12 9 (2.10%) Microsoft
12 9 (2.10%) Avaya
12 9 (2.10%) Alcatel-Lucent
13 8 (1.87%) IBM
14 7 (1.64%) CA
14 7 (1.64%) Citrix
15 6 (1.40%) SAP
16 5 (1.17%) Sourcefire
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Slough, Berkshire
Virtustream
Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Reigate, Surrey
FT Select
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000k plus outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
@ITS
Salary: From £0 to £0 per annum Highly Competitive + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Slough, Berkshire, South East, United Kingdom
Virtustream
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Clear Cube Consulting
Salary: £75,000 - £80,000 per year + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
City of London
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Leatherhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 19 days ago