The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the London 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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 556 558 602
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +44
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 65 58 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.13% 0.087%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.14% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 54 56 40
Average salary £61,250 £72,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.51% +16.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £82,500 £82,750
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
Network Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the London 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
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
44320 42035 48015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.40% 93.54% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 37021 35268 41723
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in London

Network Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Network Architect Salary Trend in London

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in London

Network Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the London region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
City of London -13 18 £61,750 -14.82% 4
Harrow - 10 £65,000 - 2
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 99 (75.57%) Cisco
2 74 (56.49%) Cisco Certification
3 58 (44.27%) CCNP
4 50 (38.17%) Firewall
5 46 (35.11%) Juniper
6 38 (29.01%) OSPF
6 38 (29.01%) Network Design
7 36 (27.48%) MPLS
8 34 (25.95%) BGP
9 33 (25.19%) CCIE
9 33 (25.19%) Network Architecture
10 32 (24.43%) Retail
11 31 (23.66%) CCDP
12 30 (22.90%) Telecoms
13 29 (22.14%) VPN
14 25 (19.08%) LAN
15 24 (18.32%) TCP/IP
16 23 (17.56%) WAN
17 21 (16.03%) Finance
17 21 (16.03%) F5
18 19 (14.50%) Wireless
18 19 (14.50%) Avaya
19 18 (13.74%) VPLS
20 17 (12.98%) ITIL
21 16 (12.21%) VoIP
21 16 (12.21%) Brocade
21 16 (12.21%) Multicast
22 15 (11.45%) Cisco Nexus
22 15 (11.45%) Security Cleared
22 15 (11.45%) IPv6

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the London 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 1 (0.76%) OpenStack
Applications
1 4 (3.05%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 50 (38.17%) Firewall
2 38 (29.01%) OSPF
3 36 (27.48%) MPLS
4 34 (25.95%) BGP
5 29 (22.14%) VPN
6 25 (19.08%) LAN
7 24 (18.32%) TCP/IP
8 23 (17.56%) WAN
9 19 (14.50%) Wireless
10 18 (13.74%) VPLS
11 16 (12.21%) VoIP
11 16 (12.21%) Multicast
12 15 (11.45%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (11.45%) IPv6
12 15 (11.45%) Internet
13 14 (10.69%) EIGRP
14 13 (9.92%) SSL
15 12 (9.16%) DNS
16 11 (8.40%) RSVP
17 9 (6.87%) IPv4
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.76%) MySQL
General
1 32 (24.43%) Retail
2 30 (22.90%) Telecoms
3 21 (16.03%) Finance
4 4 (3.05%) Banking
5 2 (1.53%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.53%) Marketing
5 2 (1.53%) Billing
5 2 (1.53%) Games
6 1 (0.76%) Financial Institution
6 1 (0.76%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.53%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (1.53%) IPTV
1 2 (1.53%) Streaming Video
2 1 (0.76%) Open Source
2 1 (0.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (0.76%) Physics
2 1 (0.76%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.69%) Linux
2 6 (4.58%) Windows
3 2 (1.53%) UNIX
4 1 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (29.01%) Network Design
2 33 (25.19%) Network Architecture
3 17 (12.98%) ITIL
4 11 (8.40%) Project Management
5 8 (6.11%) Business Continuity
5 8 (6.11%) Network Management
6 7 (5.34%) Low Latency
7 6 (4.58%) BCP
7 6 (4.58%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (3.82%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 5 (3.82%) Load Balancing
9 4 (3.05%) RAD
10 3 (2.29%) Change Management
10 3 (2.29%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (1.53%) CRM
11 2 (1.53%) E-Commerce
11 2 (1.53%) Technical Architecture
11 2 (1.53%) Asset Management
11 2 (1.53%) TOGAF
11 2 (1.53%) Capacity Planning
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.82%) C
2 1 (0.76%) Java
2 1 (0.76%) Perl
2 1 (0.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 74 (56.49%) Cisco Certification
2 58 (44.27%) CCNP
3 33 (25.19%) CCIE
4 31 (23.66%) CCDP
5 15 (11.45%) Security Cleared
6 13 (9.92%) SC Cleared
7 7 (5.34%) Degree
7 7 (5.34%) CCNA
8 5 (3.82%) JNCIE
9 2 (1.53%) CCDA
9 2 (1.53%) Microsoft Certification
10 1 (0.76%) CCSA
10 1 (0.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.76%) JNCIS
10 1 (0.76%) JNCIP
10 1 (0.76%) CCSE
10 1 (0.76%) MCITP
10 1 (0.76%) MCSE
10 1 (0.76%) MCSA
10 1 (0.76%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.05%) QA
2 1 (0.76%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.53%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (3.05%) Cisco IPCC
2 2 (1.53%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.76%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 99 (75.57%) Cisco
2 46 (35.11%) Juniper
3 21 (16.03%) F5
4 19 (14.50%) Avaya
5 16 (12.21%) Brocade
6 13 (9.92%) CheckPoint
7 5 (3.82%) VMware
7 5 (3.82%) Blue Coat
8 4 (3.05%) Microsoft
8 4 (3.05%) Aerohive Networks
9 3 (2.29%) Nokia
10 2 (1.53%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (1.53%) HP
10 2 (1.53%) Aruba
10 2 (1.53%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.53%) SolarWinds
11 1 (0.76%) Redback
11 1 (0.76%) Nortel
11 1 (0.76%) Symantec
11 1 (0.76%) Red Hat
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-60k
Posted: Yesterday
London
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Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Templeton and Partners - SAP & UK Account
Salary: £75k - 85k per year
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 30% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent pension + Healthcare
Posted: 23 days ago