The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the North West 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 9 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank - 244 249
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 0 10 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West - 0.14% 0.060%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.15% 0.063%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Average salary - £67,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +22.72%
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 North West 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
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5382 6806 6379
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 96.04% 96.58% 96.21%
Number of salaries quoted 4503 5759 5348
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Architect
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Network Architect Salary Trend in the North West

Network Architect
Top 23 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) LAN
2 6 (85.71%) WAN
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (85.71%) Network Design
2 6 (85.71%) Huawei
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless Security
2 6 (85.71%) HP ASE
2 6 (85.71%) Wireless
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) Presales
2 6 (85.71%) HPE ATP
3 1 (14.29%) GSM
3 1 (14.29%) IaaS
3 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (14.29%) Finance
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
3 1 (14.29%) Firewall

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (85.71%) LAN
1 6 (85.71%) WAN
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless
1 6 (85.71%) Wireless Security
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) GSM
General
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
1 6 (85.71%) Network Design
1 6 (85.71%) Presales
2 1 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (14.29%) Network Architecture
Qualifications
1 6 (85.71%) Cisco Certification
1 6 (85.71%) HP ASE
1 6 (85.71%) HPE ATP
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) HP
2 6 (85.71%) Huawei