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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 349 391 427
Rank change year-on-year
+42 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 88 50 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.41% 0.24% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 0.25% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 63 21 23
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,500 £50,000 £42,400
10% offered a salary of more than £72,400 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +3.63%
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
20400 20187 21628
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.61% 94.96% 95.48%
Number of salaries quoted 16022 16693 18505
Average salary £41,500 £41,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £58,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

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 1 October 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
Berkshire +29 41 £65,000 +8.33% 5
Buckinghamshire +16 19 £62,500 +9.64%
Hampshire -16 10 £60,000 -20.00% 2
Surrey -1 7 £48,750 -18.75%
Oxfordshire - 6 £50,000 -
Kent - 4 £31,200 -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 91 (72.22%) Cisco
2 66 (52.38%) Juniper
3 57 (45.24%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (42.86%) Firewall
5 53 (42.06%) Network Design
6 45 (35.71%) MPLS
6 45 (35.71%) CCIE
7 42 (33.33%) Network Security
7 42 (33.33%) F5
8 41 (32.54%) BGP
9 37 (29.37%) CCNP
10 35 (27.78%) Wireless
11 32 (25.40%) SC Cleared
11 32 (25.40%) Security Cleared
12 30 (23.81%) Telecoms
13 28 (22.22%) OSPF
14 26 (20.63%) Network Architecture
14 26 (20.63%) Cisco Nexus
14 26 (20.63%) ITIL
15 22 (17.46%) Finance
16 20 (15.87%) WAN
17 19 (15.08%) LAN
17 19 (15.08%) HP
17 19 (15.08%) IPv6
17 19 (15.08%) Brocade
18 15 (11.90%) VPN
19 14 (11.11%) CheckPoint
20 13 (10.32%) CCDP
20 13 (10.32%) xDSL
20 13 (10.32%) LTE

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

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, 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 5 (3.97%) Lync
2 2 (1.59%) IIS
3 1 (0.79%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (3.17%) MS Office
3 3 (2.38%) Spreadsheet
3 3 (2.38%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.79%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 54 (42.86%) Firewall
2 45 (35.71%) MPLS
3 42 (33.33%) Network Security
4 41 (32.54%) BGP
5 35 (27.78%) Wireless
6 28 (22.22%) OSPF
7 26 (20.63%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (15.87%) WAN
9 19 (15.08%) LAN
9 19 (15.08%) IPv6
10 15 (11.90%) VPN
11 13 (10.32%) xDSL
11 13 (10.32%) LTE
12 12 (9.52%) Software-Defined Networking
12 12 (9.52%) DWDM
12 12 (9.52%) SDH
12 12 (9.52%) 3GPP
12 12 (9.52%) WLAN
13 11 (8.73%) EIGRP
13 11 (8.73%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.59%) Data Mining
General
1 30 (23.81%) Telecoms
2 22 (17.46%) Finance
3 10 (7.94%) Marketing
3 10 (7.94%) Retail
4 5 (3.97%) French Language
5 1 (0.79%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (3.97%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 12 (9.52%) Economics
2 1 (0.79%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 5 (3.97%) UNIX
2 3 (2.38%) Windows
3 2 (1.59%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (42.06%) Network Design
2 26 (20.63%) Network Architecture
2 26 (20.63%) ITIL
3 12 (9.52%) SWOT Analysis
3 12 (9.52%) Project Management
4 9 (7.14%) Load Balancing
5 8 (6.35%) Migration
6 5 (3.97%) TOGAF
6 5 (3.97%) PRINCE2
7 4 (3.17%) Risk Management
7 4 (3.17%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (3.17%) Business Development
7 4 (3.17%) Capacity Planning
7 4 (3.17%) SIEM
7 4 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 4 (3.17%) Performance Analysis
8 3 (2.38%) Change Control
8 3 (2.38%) Process Management
9 2 (1.59%) Change Management
9 2 (1.59%) eTOM
Qualifications
1 57 (45.24%) Cisco Certification
2 45 (35.71%) CCIE
3 37 (29.37%) CCNP
4 32 (25.40%) SC Cleared
4 32 (25.40%) Security Cleared
5 13 (10.32%) CCDP
6 11 (8.73%) JNCIE
7 10 (7.94%) CCIP
8 8 (6.35%) Degree
9 5 (3.97%) CISSP
10 3 (2.38%) DV Cleared
10 3 (2.38%) JNCIA
10 3 (2.38%) JNCIS
10 3 (2.38%) CISM
10 3 (2.38%) CCSP
11 2 (1.59%) CCNA
11 2 (1.59%) CCDA
11 2 (1.59%) CCSE
11 2 (1.59%) CCSA
12 1 (0.79%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.14%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.97%) ProxySG
2 3 (2.38%) Snort
3 1 (0.79%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 5 (3.97%) EMC NetWorker
2 4 (3.17%) Cisco UCCE
2 4 (3.17%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco CUCM
3 1 (0.79%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.79%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.79%) Netcool
3 1 (0.79%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 91 (72.22%) Cisco
2 66 (52.38%) Juniper
3 42 (33.33%) F5
4 19 (15.08%) HP
4 19 (15.08%) Brocade
5 14 (11.11%) CheckPoint
6 11 (8.73%) Microsoft
7 7 (5.56%) Huawei
8 6 (4.76%) Redback
9 5 (3.97%) Blue Coat
10 4 (3.17%) BMC
10 4 (3.17%) SevOne
11 3 (2.38%) Ciena
11 3 (2.38%) Riverbed
11 3 (2.38%) Sourcefire
11 3 (2.38%) Cramer
12 2 (1.59%) Avaya
12 2 (1.59%) Citrix
12 2 (1.59%) IBM
12 2 (1.59%) Barracuda Networks
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Salary: competitive
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