The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Leeds region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 178 134 153
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 6 17 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.16% 0.67% 0.040%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.70% 0.042%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 1
Average salary £51,250 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
Job Titles Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3563 2419 2373
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 97.38% 95.39% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 2833 1850 1940
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Architect
West Yorkshire

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 25 July 2014.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (79.17%) OSPF
3 18 (75.00%) Cisco
4 17 (70.83%) WAN
5 16 (66.67%) LAN
5 16 (66.67%) MPLS
5 16 (66.67%) Firewall
6 15 (62.50%) Network Architecture
6 15 (62.50%) BGP
6 15 (62.50%) CCIE
7 13 (54.17%) CCNP
7 13 (54.17%) Network Design
8 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
9 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
10 8 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
11 7 (29.17%) HSRP
11 7 (29.17%) VLAN
11 7 (29.17%) VPLS
11 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
11 7 (29.17%) Juniper
11 7 (29.17%) VPN
11 7 (29.17%) RIP
12 6 (25.00%) CCDP
12 6 (25.00%) Project Management
13 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
13 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
13 5 (20.83%) Wireless
13 5 (20.83%) Network Security
14 4 (16.67%) Network Management
14 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 19 (79.17%) OSPF
2 17 (70.83%) WAN
3 16 (66.67%) LAN
3 16 (66.67%) MPLS
3 16 (66.67%) Firewall
4 15 (62.50%) BGP
5 11 (45.83%) TCP/IP
6 8 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
7 7 (29.17%) HSRP
7 7 (29.17%) VPN
7 7 (29.17%) RIP
7 7 (29.17%) VLAN
7 7 (29.17%) VPLS
8 5 (20.83%) Wireless
8 5 (20.83%) EIGRP
8 5 (20.83%) Network Security
9 4 (16.67%) Multicast
9 4 (16.67%) IPsec
9 4 (16.67%) BGP-4
9 4 (16.67%) SNMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (62.50%) Network Architecture
2 13 (54.17%) Network Design
3 7 (29.17%) Load Balancing
4 6 (25.00%) Project Management
5 5 (20.83%) Business Continuity
6 4 (16.67%) BCP
6 4 (16.67%) Network Management
6 4 (16.67%) Business Continuity Planning
7 2 (8.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
7 2 (8.33%) Change Management
7 2 (8.33%) ITIL
7 2 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
8 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 20 (83.33%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (62.50%) CCIE
3 13 (54.17%) CCNP
4 6 (25.00%) CCDP
5 4 (16.67%) JNCIA
5 4 (16.67%) JNCIE
5 4 (16.67%) CCIP
6 3 (12.50%) CCNA
Vendors
1 18 (75.00%) Cisco
2 9 (37.50%) CheckPoint
3 7 (29.17%) Juniper
4 4 (16.67%) Redback
5 3 (12.50%) VMware
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) Aruba
6 1 (4.17%) F5
6 1 (4.17%) Meru Networks
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