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 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 399 399 412
Rank change year-on-year
0 +13
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 51 55 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.27% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.28% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 42 46 21
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £57,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +22.27%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £53,050 £42,950
10% offered a salary of more than £84,500 £80,000 £74,250
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 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
18287 19931 19929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 96.42% 97.07% 96.56%
Number of salaries quoted 15671 16283 15778
Average salary £44,000 £40,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.64% -4.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the 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 13 February 2016.

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 13 February 2016. 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 +1 18 £65,000 -5.10%
Surrey +1 17 £75,000 +7.14% 1
Hampshire +28 9 £65,000 - 2
Buckinghamshire -2 3 £67,500 -3.57% 3
Home Counties - 1 £70,000 -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 90 (73.17%) Cisco
2 80 (65.04%) Firewall
3 74 (60.16%) Cisco Certification
4 60 (48.78%) MPLS
4 60 (48.78%) VPN
5 54 (43.90%) CCIE
5 54 (43.90%) WAN
6 47 (38.21%) CCNP
7 46 (37.40%) LAN
8 41 (33.33%) CheckPoint
9 40 (32.52%) Cisco ASA
10 36 (29.27%) DNS
11 35 (28.46%) F5
12 34 (27.64%) Cisco Nexus
13 33 (26.83%) Presales
14 32 (26.02%) OSPF
14 32 (26.02%) VMware
15 31 (25.20%) Juniper
16 29 (23.58%) BGP
16 29 (23.58%) Finance
16 29 (23.58%) Network Design
17 27 (21.95%) Telecoms
17 27 (21.95%) Data Centre
18 26 (21.14%) Load Balancing
19 25 (20.33%) CCNA
19 25 (20.33%) IaaS
19 25 (20.33%) SaaS
20 22 (17.89%) Wireless
21 20 (16.26%) NetApp
22 18 (14.63%) Active Directory

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

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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.

Applications
1 2 (1.63%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 25 (20.33%) IaaS
1 25 (20.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 80 (65.04%) Firewall
2 60 (48.78%) MPLS
2 60 (48.78%) VPN
3 54 (43.90%) WAN
4 46 (37.40%) LAN
5 40 (32.52%) Cisco ASA
6 36 (29.27%) DNS
7 34 (27.64%) Cisco Nexus
8 32 (26.02%) OSPF
9 29 (23.58%) BGP
10 22 (17.89%) Wireless
11 16 (13.01%) Network Security
12 14 (11.38%) VoIP
13 12 (9.76%) BIG-IP
13 12 (9.76%) DHCP
13 12 (9.76%) Internet
13 12 (9.76%) Software-Defined Networking
13 12 (9.76%) Unified Communications
14 10 (8.13%) IPsec
15 9 (7.32%) WLAN
General
1 29 (23.58%) Finance
2 27 (21.95%) Telecoms
3 8 (6.50%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (1.63%) Banking
4 2 (1.63%) Legal
5 1 (0.81%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (0.81%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 27 (21.95%) Data Centre
2 15 (12.20%) Hybrid Cloud
3 10 (8.13%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.44%) iPad
5 1 (0.81%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 1 (0.81%) FlexPod
5 1 (0.81%) PKI
5 1 (0.81%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.38%) Linux
2 6 (4.88%) Windows
3 1 (0.81%) Data ONTAP
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (26.83%) Presales
2 29 (23.58%) Network Design
3 26 (21.14%) Load Balancing
4 17 (13.82%) Network Architecture
5 15 (12.20%) Demand Management
6 11 (8.94%) Email Filtering
6 11 (8.94%) Kalman Filter
6 11 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
6 11 (8.94%) Web Filtering
7 8 (6.50%) ITIL
8 6 (4.88%) Customer Engagement
9 5 (4.07%) High Availability
10 4 (3.25%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (3.25%) Migration
11 3 (2.44%) Change Control
11 3 (2.44%) Network Management
11 3 (2.44%) Project Management
12 2 (1.63%) Database Security
12 2 (1.63%) Network Monitoring
12 2 (1.63%) Open Source
Qualifications
1 74 (60.16%) Cisco Certification
2 54 (43.90%) CCIE
3 47 (38.21%) CCNP
4 25 (20.33%) CCNA
5 17 (13.82%) CCDP
6 11 (8.94%) Security Cleared
7 10 (8.13%) SC Cleared
8 9 (7.32%) CCDA
8 9 (7.32%) JNCIE
9 8 (6.50%) CCSE
9 8 (6.50%) JNCIP
10 7 (5.69%) CCSA
11 5 (4.07%) JNCIA
12 4 (3.25%) CCSP
12 4 (3.25%) Degree
12 4 (3.25%) Microsoft Certification
13 3 (2.44%) MCSA
13 3 (2.44%) MCSE
13 3 (2.44%) Network+ Certification
14 2 (1.63%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (10.57%) PCI DSS
2 11 (8.94%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (14.63%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.20%) Hyper-V
2 15 (12.20%) vSphere
3 14 (11.38%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (0.81%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 1 (0.81%) Nagios
Vendors
1 90 (73.17%) Cisco
2 41 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 35 (28.46%) F5
4 32 (26.02%) VMware
5 31 (25.20%) Juniper
6 20 (16.26%) NetApp
7 13 (10.57%) Blue Coat
7 13 (10.57%) Palo Alto
8 12 (9.76%) Avaya
9 11 (8.94%) HP
10 8 (6.50%) Riverbed
11 7 (5.69%) Fortinet
12 5 (4.07%) Aruba
12 5 (4.07%) Microsoft
12 5 (4.07%) Radware
13 4 (3.25%) Ruckus Wireless
14 3 (2.44%) IBM
14 3 (2.44%) ServiceNow
15 2 (1.63%) CA
15 2 (1.63%) Dell
South East
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Salary: Market rates
Posted: Yesterday
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 55,000 + bonus + car
Posted: 2 days ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 3 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Amersham, Buckinghamshire
CACI Network Services
Salary: Highly Competitive Salary + benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Capita plc
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 24 days ago