The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the South East region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 420 409 368
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -41
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 27 29 78
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.13% 0.32%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.13% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 18 12 50
Average salary £57,000 £63,750 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.58% +4.08%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £74,750 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- -8.33%
Job Titles Category
South East
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
23021 21689 23440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.64% 94.95% 95.46%
Number of salaries quoted 18373 17978 20301
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Network Architect
England

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 16 April 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 16 April 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
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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
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Berkshire +8 18 £57,500 -4.16%
Surrey -4 3 £47,500 -22.44%
Hampshire -6 2 £50,000 -
Buckinghamshire -7 2 £56,250 -
Sussex - 2 - -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 52 (81.25%) Cisco
2 38 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
3 30 (46.88%) Firewall
4 29 (45.31%) WAN
5 28 (43.75%) F5
6 27 (42.19%) Juniper
7 26 (40.63%) Network Design
8 25 (39.06%) LAN
9 21 (32.81%) Network Architecture
10 20 (31.25%) CCNP
11 18 (28.13%) SC Cleared
11 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared
11 18 (28.13%) Network Security
12 17 (26.56%) CCIE
12 17 (26.56%) ITIL
13 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
13 15 (23.44%) CheckPoint
13 15 (23.44%) MPLS
14 14 (21.88%) Ethernet
15 13 (20.31%) VPN
15 13 (20.31%) Wireless
16 9 (14.06%) Marketing
16 9 (14.06%) Network Management
16 9 (14.06%) Finance
16 9 (14.06%) OSPF
16 9 (14.06%) BGP
16 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
16 9 (14.06%) CCNA
16 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
17 8 (12.50%) Degree

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

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 1 (1.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.25%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 30 (46.88%) Firewall
2 29 (45.31%) WAN
3 25 (39.06%) LAN
4 18 (28.13%) Network Security
5 15 (23.44%) MPLS
6 14 (21.88%) Ethernet
7 13 (20.31%) VPN
7 13 (20.31%) Wireless
8 9 (14.06%) OSPF
8 9 (14.06%) BGP
9 7 (10.94%) TCP/IP
9 7 (10.94%) EIGRP
10 6 (9.38%) IPsec
10 6 (9.38%) DWDM
10 6 (9.38%) IPv6
10 6 (9.38%) 3GPP
10 6 (9.38%) VoIP
10 6 (9.38%) Cisco Nexus
10 6 (9.38%) LTE
11 5 (7.81%) VLAN
General
1 15 (23.44%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.06%) Marketing
2 9 (14.06%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 6 (9.38%) Economics
2 5 (7.81%) PKI
3 3 (4.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.81%) AIX
2 2 (3.13%) Windows
3 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (40.63%) Network Design
2 21 (32.81%) Network Architecture
3 17 (26.56%) ITIL
4 9 (14.06%) Network Management
5 6 (9.38%) Load Balancing
5 6 (9.38%) SWOT Analysis
6 5 (7.81%) Capacity Planning
6 5 (7.81%) Capacity Management
7 3 (4.69%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (4.69%) Product Marketing
7 3 (4.69%) Communications Security
7 3 (4.69%) Disaster Recovery
7 3 (4.69%) Project Management
8 2 (3.13%) Validation
8 2 (3.13%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.13%) Project Planning
9 1 (1.56%) Change Control
9 1 (1.56%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.56%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.56%) Risk Analysis
Qualifications
1 38 (59.38%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (31.25%) CCNP
3 18 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 18 (28.13%) Security Cleared
4 17 (26.56%) CCIE
5 9 (14.06%) CCNA
6 8 (12.50%) Degree
7 7 (10.94%) CCDP
8 5 (7.81%) OSCP
9 3 (4.69%) Check Point Certification
10 2 (3.13%) CCDA
10 2 (3.13%) JNCIP
10 2 (3.13%) JNCIE
11 1 (1.56%) DV Cleared
11 1 (1.56%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
1 3 (4.69%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (7.81%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 52 (81.25%) Cisco
2 28 (43.75%) F5
3 27 (42.19%) Juniper
4 15 (23.44%) CheckPoint
5 9 (14.06%) Microsoft
6 6 (9.38%) VMware
7 5 (7.81%) BT
8 4 (6.25%) Aruba
9 3 (4.69%) Fortinet
10 2 (3.13%) HP
10 2 (3.13%) Blue Coat
11 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
11 1 (1.56%) ProCurve
11 1 (1.56%) Riverbed
11 1 (1.56%) Infoblox
11 1 (1.56%) Proofpoint
11 1 (1.56%) TippingPoint
11 1 (1.56%) Sourcefire
11 1 (1.56%) NetApp
11 1 (1.56%) Red Hat