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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 565 535 604
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +69
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 69 71 46
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.16% 0.093%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.17% 0.098%
Number of salaries quoted 60 65 42
Average salary £63,000 £70,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,400 £55,700 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £82,500
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
43006 41638 46964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 93.37% 93.52% 94.55%
Number of salaries quoted 35883 35024 40689
Average salary £52,500 £52,500 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 +2 24 £63,500 -12.41% 6
Harrow - 11 £67,500 - 2
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £45,000 -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 98 (72.06%) Cisco
2 79 (58.09%) Cisco Certification
3 61 (44.85%) CCNP
4 53 (38.97%) Firewall
5 51 (37.50%) Juniper
6 41 (30.15%) OSPF
7 40 (29.41%) MPLS
7 40 (29.41%) Network Design
8 38 (27.94%) CCIE
9 37 (27.21%) BGP
10 33 (24.26%) CCDP
11 32 (23.53%) Network Architecture
12 30 (22.06%) Telecoms
12 30 (22.06%) VPN
13 29 (21.32%) Retail
14 26 (19.12%) Wireless
15 25 (18.38%) LAN
16 24 (17.65%) WAN
16 24 (17.65%) TCP/IP
17 22 (16.18%) F5
18 21 (15.44%) ITIL
18 21 (15.44%) Brocade
19 20 (14.71%) Finance
20 19 (13.97%) VPLS
21 18 (13.24%) Internet
21 18 (13.24%) Security Cleared
22 16 (11.76%) SC Cleared
22 16 (11.76%) EIGRP
23 15 (11.03%) Avaya
24 14 (10.29%) Linux

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (0.74%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (3.68%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 53 (38.97%) Firewall
2 41 (30.15%) OSPF
3 40 (29.41%) MPLS
4 37 (27.21%) BGP
5 30 (22.06%) VPN
6 26 (19.12%) Wireless
7 25 (18.38%) LAN
8 24 (17.65%) WAN
8 24 (17.65%) TCP/IP
9 19 (13.97%) VPLS
10 18 (13.24%) Internet
11 16 (11.76%) EIGRP
12 14 (10.29%) SSL
13 13 (9.56%) VoIP
13 13 (9.56%) Multicast
14 12 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
14 12 (8.82%) IPv4
14 12 (8.82%) IPv6
15 11 (8.09%) RSVP
16 10 (7.35%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.74%) MySQL
General
1 30 (22.06%) Telecoms
2 29 (21.32%) Retail
3 20 (14.71%) Finance
4 2 (1.47%) Games
4 2 (1.47%) Banking
4 2 (1.47%) Investment Banking
4 2 (1.47%) Marketing
5 1 (0.74%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.47%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 1 (0.74%) Physics
1 1 (0.74%) Computer Science
1 1 (0.74%) Open Source
1 1 (0.74%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (10.29%) Linux
2 7 (5.15%) Windows
3 2 (1.47%) UNIX
4 1 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 40 (29.41%) Network Design
2 32 (23.53%) Network Architecture
3 21 (15.44%) ITIL
4 10 (7.35%) Project Management
5 8 (5.88%) Business Continuity
5 8 (5.88%) Network Management
6 7 (5.15%) Low Latency
6 7 (5.15%) TOGAF
6 7 (5.15%) Stakeholder Management
7 6 (4.41%) BCP
7 6 (4.41%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (3.68%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (2.94%) Capacity Planning
9 4 (2.94%) RAD
9 4 (2.94%) Change Management
10 3 (2.21%) Line Management
10 3 (2.21%) Load Balancing
11 2 (1.47%) Performance Management
11 2 (1.47%) Integration Acceptance Testing
11 2 (1.47%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.68%) C
2 1 (0.74%) Java
2 1 (0.74%) Perl
2 1 (0.74%) Python
Qualifications
1 79 (58.09%) Cisco Certification
2 61 (44.85%) CCNP
3 38 (27.94%) CCIE
4 33 (24.26%) CCDP
5 18 (13.24%) Security Cleared
6 16 (11.76%) SC Cleared
7 9 (6.62%) Degree
8 7 (5.15%) CCNA
9 4 (2.94%) JNCIE
10 2 (1.47%) CCDA
11 1 (0.74%) CISSP
11 1 (0.74%) MCSA
11 1 (0.74%) CCIP
11 1 (0.74%) Microsoft Certification
11 1 (0.74%) CCSA
11 1 (0.74%) CCSE
11 1 (0.74%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 1 (0.74%) JNCIS
11 1 (0.74%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.15%) QA
2 1 (0.74%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.47%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (1.47%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (0.74%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (0.74%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 98 (72.06%) Cisco
2 51 (37.50%) Juniper
3 22 (16.18%) F5
4 21 (15.44%) Brocade
5 15 (11.03%) Avaya
6 13 (9.56%) CheckPoint
7 6 (4.41%) Nokia
7 6 (4.41%) HP
8 5 (3.68%) VMware
8 5 (3.68%) Blue Coat
9 4 (2.94%) Aerohive Networks
9 4 (2.94%) Microsoft
10 2 (1.47%) Alcatel-Lucent
10 2 (1.47%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.47%) SolarWinds
10 2 (1.47%) Aruba
11 1 (0.74%) Redback
11 1 (0.74%) Symantec
11 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.74%) Nortel
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + £2,400 out of hours + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Selecture
Salary: Bonus + Benefits Package + Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + + 30% Bonus +Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent pension + Healthcare
Posted: 9 days ago
West London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Package
Posted: 12 days ago
City of London
Real Staffing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + competitive bonus, pension, car, allowance
Posted: 13 days ago
London
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 15 days ago
North West London
DP Connect
Salary: £60000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 17 days ago
City of London
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 19 days ago
London, South East
Transport For London (TFL)
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago