The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South East 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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 366 395 420
Rank change year-on-year
+29 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 77 49 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.37% 0.22% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.23% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 54 39 17
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,200 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £79,000 £70,000 £71,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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 South East 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
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
19689 21521 20964
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.94% 95.02% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 16229 17194 17286
Average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Network Architect
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Network Architect Salary Trend in the South East

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in the South East

Network Architect
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the South East region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015. 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
Surrey +41 29 £62,500 -16.66% 2
Berkshire +3 24 £70,000 +16.66%
Hampshire +9 12 £55,000 +7.84% 2
Buckinghamshire +7 12 £61,000 +7.01% 1
Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Thames Valley - 2 £80,000 -
East Sussex +25 1 £75,000 +11.11%
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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.

1 105 (75.00%) Cisco
2 91 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
3 66 (47.14%) Firewall
4 64 (45.71%) CCNP
5 63 (45.00%) LAN
6 59 (42.14%) WAN
7 54 (38.57%) Juniper
8 42 (30.00%) CCIE
9 40 (28.57%) Wireless
10 39 (27.86%) Data Centre
11 37 (26.43%) MPLS
12 34 (24.29%) VPN
12 34 (24.29%) Network Design
13 32 (22.86%) Network Security
13 32 (22.86%) CheckPoint
14 30 (21.43%) ITIL
14 30 (21.43%) Telecoms
15 29 (20.71%) F5
16 24 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
17 23 (16.43%) BGP
17 23 (16.43%) CCDP
18 22 (15.71%) Finance
18 22 (15.71%) Security Cleared
19 21 (15.00%) OSPF
20 20 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
21 19 (13.57%) Internet
22 18 (12.86%) CCNA
22 18 (12.86%) 802.1X
23 17 (12.14%) Security Hardening
23 17 (12.14%) Cisco Nexus

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the South East 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 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
1 2 (1.43%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (6.43%) MS Visio
2 7 (5.00%) MS Office
2 7 (5.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.71%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (12.14%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.43%) IBM Blueworks
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.71%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 66 (47.14%) Firewall
2 63 (45.00%) LAN
3 59 (42.14%) WAN
4 40 (28.57%) Wireless
5 37 (26.43%) MPLS
6 34 (24.29%) VPN
7 32 (22.86%) Network Security
8 23 (16.43%) BGP
9 21 (15.00%) OSPF
10 19 (13.57%) Internet
11 17 (12.14%) Wireless Security
11 17 (12.14%) Cisco ASA
11 17 (12.14%) Cisco Nexus
12 15 (10.71%) DNS
13 9 (6.43%) DHCP
13 9 (6.43%) Wi-Fi
13 9 (6.43%) Cisco IOS
14 8 (5.71%) VLAN
14 8 (5.71%) TCP/IP
15 7 (5.00%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.71%) MySQL
1 1 (0.71%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) JIRA
General
1 30 (21.43%) Telecoms
2 22 (15.71%) Finance
3 7 (5.00%) Retail
4 5 (3.57%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (2.14%) Legal
5 3 (2.14%) Banking
6 2 (1.43%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.71%) Electronics
7 1 (0.71%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (12.86%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.86%) CSS
3 1 (0.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 39 (27.86%) Data Centre
2 20 (14.29%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 12 (8.57%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.29%) Public Cloud
5 3 (2.14%) e-Health
6 2 (1.43%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.71%) DTV
7 1 (0.71%) Computer Science
7 1 (0.71%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (2.86%) Linux
2 1 (0.71%) UNIX
2 1 (0.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (24.29%) Network Design
2 30 (21.43%) ITIL
3 24 (17.14%) Penetration Testing
4 17 (12.14%) Ethical Hacking
4 17 (12.14%) Security Hardening
5 13 (9.29%) Load Balancing
6 12 (8.57%) Network Architecture
7 11 (7.86%) TOGAF
8 10 (7.14%) Change Management
9 7 (5.00%) Project Management
9 7 (5.00%) Migration
10 6 (4.29%) Information Security
10 6 (4.29%) PRINCE2
10 6 (4.29%) UML
10 6 (4.29%) SysML
10 6 (4.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (4.29%) Mentoring
10 6 (4.29%) SIEM
11 5 (3.57%) DevOps
11 5 (3.57%) Performance Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (3.57%) Perl
2 2 (1.43%) C
3 1 (0.71%) PHP
3 1 (0.71%) Python
Qualifications
1 91 (65.00%) Cisco Certification
2 64 (45.71%) CCNP
3 42 (30.00%) CCIE
4 23 (16.43%) CCDP
5 22 (15.71%) Security Cleared
6 18 (12.86%) CCNA
7 13 (9.29%) CCDA
8 12 (8.57%) SC Cleared
8 12 (8.57%) Degree
9 8 (5.71%) CISSP
10 5 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 5 (3.57%) CCVP
10 5 (3.57%) CEH
10 5 (3.57%) JNCIP
10 5 (3.57%) JNCIE
10 5 (3.57%) MCSE
11 4 (2.86%) DV Cleared
11 4 (2.86%) Check Point Certification
11 4 (2.86%) CCSP
12 2 (1.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (4.29%) COBIT
2 4 (2.86%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.43%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (1.43%) UAG
Systems Management
1 17 (12.14%) FortiGate
2 3 (2.14%) CA Spectrum
3 1 (0.71%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 105 (75.00%) Cisco
2 54 (38.57%) Juniper
3 32 (22.86%) CheckPoint
4 29 (20.71%) F5
5 17 (12.14%) Fortinet
6 12 (8.57%) VMware
7 6 (4.29%) Avaya
7 6 (4.29%) HP
8 5 (3.57%) Microsoft
9 4 (2.86%) IBM
9 4 (2.86%) Splunk
10 3 (2.14%) Intel
10 3 (2.14%) CA
11 2 (1.43%) Lotus
11 2 (1.43%) Sourcefire
11 2 (1.43%) Huawei
11 2 (1.43%) EMC
11 2 (1.43%) Cognos
11 2 (1.43%) Riverbed
12 1 (0.71%) SAP
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