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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 388 442 421
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 63 24 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.10% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.11% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 46 17 12
Average salary £67,500 £57,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.42% -12.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,000 £74,750
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
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
20356 22430 21702
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.96% 94.77% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 16382 17934 17955
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 £65,000 £60,000 £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 24 April 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 24 April 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
Berkshire +9 29 £66,500 +15.65% 3
Surrey +35 26 £67,500 +42.10% 3
Hampshire +1 8 £55,000 +10.00% 3
Buckinghamshire +2 7 £70,000 +24.44%
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 84 (73.68%) Cisco
2 55 (48.25%) Cisco Certification
3 46 (40.35%) Firewall
4 44 (38.60%) Juniper
5 42 (36.84%) WAN
6 39 (34.21%) CCNP
7 37 (32.46%) LAN
8 34 (29.82%) CCIE
9 32 (28.07%) ITIL
10 31 (27.19%) Network Design
10 31 (27.19%) Network Security
11 30 (26.32%) Wireless
11 30 (26.32%) MPLS
12 27 (23.68%) Telecoms
13 26 (22.81%) F5
14 22 (19.30%) Security Cleared
15 20 (17.54%) SC Cleared
16 19 (16.67%) Finance
16 19 (16.67%) CheckPoint
16 19 (16.67%) CCDP
17 17 (14.91%) Cisco ASA
18 16 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
19 14 (12.28%) Performance Analysis
19 14 (12.28%) BGP
19 14 (12.28%) VPN
20 12 (10.53%) CCNA
20 12 (10.53%) CCDA
20 12 (10.53%) Business Development
21 11 (9.65%) CISSP
22 10 (8.77%) DNS

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

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 3 (2.63%) Lync
2 2 (1.75%) Apache
2 2 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (3.51%) MS Office
2 2 (1.75%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (1.75%) IaaS
2 2 (1.75%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 46 (40.35%) Firewall
2 42 (36.84%) WAN
3 37 (32.46%) LAN
4 31 (27.19%) Network Security
5 30 (26.32%) Wireless
5 30 (26.32%) MPLS
6 17 (14.91%) Cisco ASA
7 16 (14.04%) Cisco Nexus
8 14 (12.28%) BGP
8 14 (12.28%) VPN
9 10 (8.77%) DNS
10 9 (7.89%) OSPF
10 9 (7.89%) Internet
11 7 (6.14%) DWDM
12 6 (5.26%) WLAN
12 6 (5.26%) TCP/IP
12 6 (5.26%) EIGRP
12 6 (5.26%) Broadband
12 6 (5.26%) Wireless Security
12 6 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.63%) MySQL
2 2 (1.75%) Data Mining
General
1 27 (23.68%) Telecoms
2 19 (16.67%) Finance
3 8 (7.02%) Retail
4 6 (5.26%) Legal
5 4 (3.51%) Pharmaceutical
6 2 (1.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.88%) Advertising
7 1 (0.88%) Banking
7 1 (0.88%) Electronics
7 1 (0.88%) Marketing
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.75%) Middleware
2 1 (0.88%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (7.02%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 5 (4.39%) Public Cloud
4 4 (3.51%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.75%) e-Health
6 1 (0.88%) Economics
6 1 (0.88%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.88%) DTV
6 1 (0.88%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.02%) Linux
2 2 (1.75%) UNIX
3 1 (0.88%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (28.07%) ITIL
2 31 (27.19%) Network Design
3 14 (12.28%) Performance Analysis
4 12 (10.53%) Business Development
5 9 (7.89%) Load Balancing
5 9 (7.89%) TOGAF
6 8 (7.02%) Project Management
6 8 (7.02%) Penetration Testing
7 7 (6.14%) SysML
7 7 (6.14%) UML
7 7 (6.14%) Change Management
7 7 (6.14%) Network Architecture
8 6 (5.26%) Migration
8 6 (5.26%) Ethical Hacking
8 6 (5.26%) PRINCE2
9 5 (4.39%) Enterprise Architecture
9 5 (4.39%) Security Architecture
9 5 (4.39%) Cyber Security
9 5 (4.39%) Mentoring
10 4 (3.51%) Network Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (3.51%) Perl
2 3 (2.63%) PHP
3 1 (0.88%) Python
Qualifications
1 55 (48.25%) Cisco Certification
2 39 (34.21%) CCNP
3 34 (29.82%) CCIE
4 22 (19.30%) Security Cleared
5 20 (17.54%) SC Cleared
6 19 (16.67%) CCDP
7 12 (10.53%) CCNA
7 12 (10.53%) CCDA
8 11 (9.65%) CISSP
9 8 (7.02%) JNCIE
9 8 (7.02%) Degree
10 7 (6.14%) JNCIP
11 6 (5.26%) CCSP
12 4 (3.51%) SSCP
12 4 (3.51%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (3.51%) Linux+ Certification
12 4 (3.51%) CCVP
13 3 (2.63%) CCSE
14 2 (1.75%) CCSA
14 2 (1.75%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.39%) COBIT
2 3 (2.63%) SLA
3 2 (1.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (1.75%) Squid
1 2 (1.75%) Forefront TMG
1 2 (1.75%) UAG
2 1 (0.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.88%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 7 (6.14%) FortiGate
2 2 (1.75%) CA Spectrum
2 2 (1.75%) Puppet
3 1 (0.88%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 84 (73.68%) Cisco
2 44 (38.60%) Juniper
3 26 (22.81%) F5
4 19 (16.67%) CheckPoint
5 8 (7.02%) IBM
6 6 (5.26%) Fortinet
7 5 (4.39%) HP
8 4 (3.51%) Intel
8 4 (3.51%) Avaya
8 4 (3.51%) BT
8 4 (3.51%) Sourcefire
9 3 (2.63%) CA
9 3 (2.63%) VMware
10 2 (1.75%) NetApp
10 2 (1.75%) Huawei
10 2 (1.75%) Cognos
10 2 (1.75%) Polycom
10 2 (1.75%) Riverbed
10 2 (1.75%) Aruba
10 2 (1.75%) Lotus
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Unspecified Subject to experience
Posted: 3 days ago
South East
EXCELerate
Salary: circa £80K, Car allowance, Health, Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
Leatherhead
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car + Bonus
Posted: 8 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum depending on skills and experience p
Posted: 9 days ago
Havant, Hampshire
SSE
Salary: Up to £55,000 per annum depending on skills and experience plus bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SSE
Salary: £60,000 per annum DEPENDING ON SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE PLUS BONUS
Posted: 10 days ago
Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Flex Benefits
Posted: 18 days ago