The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds 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 5 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 161 151 146
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 17 23 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.47% 0.67% 0.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.48% 0.69% 0.11%
Number of salaries quoted 12 19 0
Average salary £60,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+33.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -4.34%
Network Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leeds 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
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3552 3323 2635
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.82% 96.29% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 2867 2631 2162
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Network Architect
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Network Architect Salary Trend in Leeds

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 5 March 2015.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
2 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 17 (77.27%) Load Balancing
3 12 (54.55%) Network Design
4 11 (50.00%) LAN
4 11 (50.00%) WAN
4 11 (50.00%) F5
5 10 (45.45%) Windows
5 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (45.45%) VMware
6 8 (36.36%) ITIL
7 7 (31.82%) VoIP
7 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
7 7 (31.82%) Riverbed
7 7 (31.82%) RESTful
7 7 (31.82%) Network Architecture
8 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 6 (27.27%) BGP
8 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (27.27%) MPLS
8 6 (27.27%) OSPF
8 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
8 6 (27.27%) CCNP
8 6 (27.27%) CCNA
9 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
9 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
9 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
9 5 (22.73%) FWSM
10 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 2 (9.09%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 17 (77.27%) Firewall
2 11 (50.00%) LAN
2 11 (50.00%) WAN
3 7 (31.82%) Cisco Nexus
3 7 (31.82%) VoIP
4 6 (27.27%) MPLS
4 6 (27.27%) OSPF
4 6 (27.27%) BGP
5 5 (22.73%) FWSM
6 4 (18.18%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (18.18%) Network Security
6 4 (18.18%) Wireless Security
6 4 (18.18%) Wireless
7 2 (9.09%) IPsec
7 2 (9.09%) VPLS
7 2 (9.09%) iSCSI
7 2 (9.09%) EIGRP
7 2 (9.09%) VRRP
7 2 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 2 (9.09%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 2 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2 (9.09%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (31.82%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.55%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 10 (45.45%) Windows
2 4 (18.18%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (9.09%) Mac OS
3 2 (9.09%) Linux
4 1 (4.55%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (77.27%) Load Balancing
2 12 (54.55%) Network Design
3 8 (36.36%) ITIL
4 7 (31.82%) Network Architecture
5 6 (27.27%) Mentoring
6 5 (22.73%) TOGAF
6 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
7 2 (9.09%) BCP
7 2 (9.09%) Project Management
7 2 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (9.09%) PRINCE2
7 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity
7 2 (9.09%) Technical Architecture
7 2 (9.09%) Coaching
7 2 (9.09%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (9.09%) High Availability
7 2 (9.09%) Business Continuity Planning
8 1 (4.55%) WFM
8 1 (4.55%) Enterprise Architecture
8 1 (4.55%) Asset Management
Qualifications
1 10 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (27.27%) CCNP
2 6 (27.27%) CCNA
3 5 (22.73%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (18.18%) HP ASE
5 2 (9.09%) VCP5
5 2 (9.09%) CCSA
5 2 (9.09%) CCSE
5 2 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (9.09%) CCDA
5 2 (9.09%) CCDP
5 2 (9.09%) CISSP
5 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (9.09%) MCSE
5 2 (9.09%) MCSA
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Active Directory
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.09%) vSphere
2 2 (9.09%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) Cisco
2 17 (77.27%) CheckPoint
3 11 (50.00%) F5
4 10 (45.45%) VMware
5 7 (31.82%) Riverbed
6 4 (18.18%) Huawei
6 4 (18.18%) HP
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