The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Manchester region that had Network Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 198 173 180
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +7
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 1 18 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.026% 0.47% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.027% 0.48% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 13
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+21.42% +16.66%
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £70,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
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
3689 3732 3921
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 97.26% 96.78% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 3140 3096 3282
Median salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of job ads across the Manchester region that featured Network Architect in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 26 September 2016, Network Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
3 1 (20.00%) Ipanema Technologies
3 1 (20.00%) OSPF
3 1 (20.00%) BGP
3 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
3 1 (20.00%) LAN
3 1 (20.00%) WAN
3 1 (20.00%) CCIE
3 1 (20.00%) CCNP
3 1 (20.00%) CCDP
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (20.00%) VLAN
3 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA

Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) Firewall
1 3 (60.00%) MPLS
1 3 (60.00%) VoIP
1 3 (60.00%) VPN
2 1 (20.00%) BGP
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (20.00%) EIGRP
2 1 (20.00%) LAN
2 1 (20.00%) OSPF
2 1 (20.00%) VLAN
2 1 (20.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Wireshark
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
1 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Network Architecture
2 2 (40.00%) Network Design
2 2 (40.00%) Presales
2 2 (40.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (40.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCDP
1 1 (20.00%) CCIE
1 1 (20.00%) CCNP
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) FortiGate
1 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 3 (60.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Ipanema Technologies
3 1 (20.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (20.00%) SolarWinds