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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 149 187 132
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -55
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 28 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.80% 0.16% 0.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.84% 0.17% 0.65%
Number of salaries quoted 28 6 10
Average salary £75,000 £51,250 £48,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+46.34% +5.12%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
3344 3579 2452
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 95.82% 97.23% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2639 2826 1869
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £24,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 70 (100.00%) Cisco
2 68 (97.14%) CheckPoint
3 64 (91.43%) Load Balancing
4 53 (75.71%) F5
5 41 (58.57%) HP ASE
5 41 (58.57%) Huawei
5 41 (58.57%) HP
5 41 (58.57%) Cisco Certification
5 41 (58.57%) WAN
6 39 (55.71%) LAN
6 39 (55.71%) Wireless
6 39 (55.71%) Wireless Security
7 36 (51.43%) Network Design
8 29 (41.43%) Firewall
9 18 (25.71%) VoIP
9 18 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (25.71%) Riverbed
9 18 (25.71%) RESTful
10 15 (21.43%) TOGAF
10 15 (21.43%) ITIL
10 15 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
11 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
11 13 (18.57%) Windows
11 13 (18.57%) E-Commerce
11 13 (18.57%) VMware
11 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
11 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 13 (18.57%) Public Cloud
11 13 (18.57%) FWSM
11 13 (18.57%) Network Architecture

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 (2.86%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (2.86%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 41 (58.57%) WAN
2 39 (55.71%) LAN
2 39 (55.71%) Wireless
2 39 (55.71%) Wireless Security
3 29 (41.43%) Firewall
4 18 (25.71%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (25.71%) VoIP
5 13 (18.57%) FWSM
6 6 (8.57%) Network Security
7 5 (7.14%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (2.86%) Unified Communications
8 2 (2.86%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.86%) DNS
8 2 (2.86%) MPLS
8 2 (2.86%) OSPF
8 2 (2.86%) BGP
8 2 (2.86%) EIGRP
Development Applications
1 5 (7.14%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 3 (4.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (25.71%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (18.57%) Public Cloud
2 6 (8.57%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.86%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (2.86%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 13 (18.57%) Windows
1 13 (18.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (91.43%) Load Balancing
2 36 (51.43%) Network Design
3 15 (21.43%) TOGAF
3 15 (21.43%) ITIL
4 13 (18.57%) E-Commerce
4 13 (18.57%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 41 (58.57%) Cisco Certification
1 41 (58.57%) HP ASE
2 15 (21.43%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.86%) CCNP
3 2 (2.86%) ISEB
4 1 (1.43%) HP AIS
System Software
1 13 (18.57%) Active Directory
1 13 (18.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.86%) Cacti
1 2 (2.86%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 70 (100.00%) Cisco
2 68 (97.14%) CheckPoint
3 53 (75.71%) F5
4 41 (58.57%) Huawei
4 41 (58.57%) HP
5 18 (25.71%) Riverbed
6 13 (18.57%) VMware
7 2 (2.86%) CA
7 2 (2.86%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.86%) Microsoft