The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Design 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 Design Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 21 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Design Architect
Rank 865 856 874
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Design Architect 13 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.012% 0.006% 0.004%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.006% 0.004%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £67,500 £45,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.73%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £45,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+50.00% -21.73%
Network Design 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
100718 95501 103305
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.44% 94.50% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 83018 80165 88637
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 £26,750 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Design Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Design Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Design Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Network Design Architect
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Design Architect across the England region.

Network Design Architect Salary Trend in England

Network Design 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 Design Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 21 October 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 +3 11 - -
Yorkshire -26 2 £67,500 -
Network Design Architect
UK

Network Design Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Network Design 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 Design Architect in their job title.

1 15 (88.24%) Network Design
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) WAN
2 14 (82.35%) Juniper
3 13 (76.47%) MPLS
3 13 (76.47%) OSPF
3 13 (76.47%) BGP
3 13 (76.47%) EIGRP
4 12 (70.59%) LAN
4 12 (70.59%) WLAN
5 11 (64.71%) SDH
5 11 (64.71%) VoIP
5 11 (64.71%) ATM
5 11 (64.71%) VPN
5 11 (64.71%) SLA
5 11 (64.71%) X.25
5 11 (64.71%) Frame Relay
5 11 (64.71%) xDSL
5 11 (64.71%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (64.71%) DWDM
6 9 (52.94%) Huawei
7 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (29.41%) CCDA
8 5 (29.41%) CCNP
8 5 (29.41%) Network Security
9 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
9 4 (23.53%) CCIE
10 3 (17.65%) CCNA
10 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
10 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared

Network Design Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited Network Design 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 Design Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 14 (82.35%) WAN
2 13 (76.47%) MPLS
2 13 (76.47%) OSPF
2 13 (76.47%) BGP
2 13 (76.47%) EIGRP
3 12 (70.59%) LAN
3 12 (70.59%) WLAN
4 11 (64.71%) SDH
4 11 (64.71%) VoIP
4 11 (64.71%) ATM
4 11 (64.71%) VPN
4 11 (64.71%) X.25
4 11 (64.71%) Frame Relay
4 11 (64.71%) xDSL
4 11 (64.71%) Wi-Fi
4 11 (64.71%) DWDM
5 5 (29.41%) Network Security
6 2 (11.76%) RTSP
6 2 (11.76%) Multicast
6 2 (11.76%) Firewall
General
1 2 (11.76%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (88.24%) Network Design
2 4 (23.53%) Network Architecture
3 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Project Management
4 1 (5.88%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (29.41%) CCDA
2 5 (29.41%) CCNP
3 4 (23.53%) CCIE
4 3 (17.65%) CCNA
4 3 (17.65%) SC Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) Security Cleared
4 3 (17.65%) CCSE
4 3 (17.65%) CCSA
5 2 (11.76%) JNCIP
5 2 (11.76%) JNCIE
5 2 (11.76%) CCDP
5 2 (11.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (64.71%) SLA
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (11.76%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 15 (88.24%) Cisco
2 14 (82.35%) Juniper
3 9 (52.94%) Huawei
4 3 (17.65%) CheckPoint
5 2 (11.76%) VMware
6 1 (5.88%) F5
6 1 (5.88%) Riverbed
6 1 (5.88%) SolarWinds