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

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 178 176 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 8 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.19% 0.10% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.20% 0.11% -
Number of salaries quoted 8 2 0
Average salary £60,000 £41,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+45.45% -
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
Network Architect
North West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Manchester 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
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3916 3665 3639
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 94.98% 94.61% 96.86%
Number of salaries quoted 3244 3210 3202
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £51,000
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 Manchester

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Network Architect Salary Trend in Manchester

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the Manchester region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in Manchester

Network Architect
Top 24 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (77.78%) ITIL
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Juniper
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) F5
2 6 (66.67%) Firewall
2 6 (66.67%) Wireless
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) LAN
3 2 (22.22%) WAN
3 2 (22.22%) FMCG
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
3 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (22.22%) Ipanema Technologies
3 2 (22.22%) WAAS
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 6 (66.67%) Firewall
1 6 (66.67%) Wireless
2 2 (22.22%) WAAS
2 2 (22.22%) LAN
2 2 (22.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) BusinessObjects
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) FMCG
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Network Design
3 2 (22.22%) Load Balancing
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 7 (77.78%) SC Cleared
1 7 (77.78%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) CCNP
2 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) Juniper
1 7 (77.78%) F5
2 2 (22.22%) Ipanema Technologies
2 2 (22.22%) Business Objects
2 2 (22.22%) SAP