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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 394 394 419
Rank change year-on-year
0 +25
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 56 35 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.25% 0.16% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.26% 0.17% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 41 20 21
Average salary £60,000 £62,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +13.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £40,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,750 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
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
21430 20664 21850
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.70% 95.08% 95.45%
Number of salaries quoted 16859 17053 18653
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 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 22 August 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 22 August 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 +12 28 £66,250 +10.41% 6
Buckinghamshire 0 14 £58,500 +1.73%
Hampshire -9 6 £53,000 -21.48%
Surrey +3 3 £58,500 -2.50%
Oxfordshire - 3 £50,000 -
East Sussex - 1 £67,500 -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 59 (71.08%) Cisco
2 49 (59.04%) Juniper
3 38 (45.78%) Firewall
3 38 (45.78%) Network Design
4 33 (39.76%) Cisco Certification
5 32 (38.55%) F5
6 31 (37.35%) SC Cleared
6 31 (37.35%) Security Cleared
7 30 (36.14%) Wireless
8 26 (31.33%) ITIL
9 23 (27.71%) Network Security
10 22 (26.51%) CCIE
11 21 (25.30%) Finance
12 19 (22.89%) Telecoms
12 19 (22.89%) MPLS
13 17 (20.48%) CCNP
14 15 (18.07%) BGP
14 15 (18.07%) Network Architecture
15 14 (16.87%) Cisco Nexus
15 14 (16.87%) HP
16 13 (15.66%) OSPF
17 11 (13.25%) WAN
17 11 (13.25%) Brocade
18 10 (12.05%) Degree
18 10 (12.05%) VPN
18 10 (12.05%) IPv6
18 10 (12.05%) LAN
19 9 (10.84%) Project Management
20 8 (9.64%) xDSL
20 8 (9.64%) Microsoft

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

For the 6 months to 22 August 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 4 (4.82%) Lync
2 2 (2.41%) IIS
3 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (7.23%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.41%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.20%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 38 (45.78%) Firewall
2 30 (36.14%) Wireless
3 23 (27.71%) Network Security
4 19 (22.89%) MPLS
5 15 (18.07%) BGP
6 14 (16.87%) Cisco Nexus
7 13 (15.66%) OSPF
8 11 (13.25%) WAN
9 10 (12.05%) VPN
9 10 (12.05%) IPv6
9 10 (12.05%) LAN
10 8 (9.64%) xDSL
11 7 (8.43%) Cisco ASA
11 7 (8.43%) LTE
12 6 (7.23%) Software-Defined Networking
12 6 (7.23%) Wi-Fi
12 6 (7.23%) DNS
12 6 (7.23%) Ethernet
12 6 (7.23%) 3GPP
13 5 (6.02%) ATM
General
1 21 (25.30%) Finance
2 19 (22.89%) Telecoms
3 7 (8.43%) Marketing
4 3 (3.61%) Retail
5 2 (2.41%) French Language
6 1 (1.20%) Electronics
6 1 (1.20%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.41%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (7.23%) Economics
2 1 (1.20%) Firmware
2 1 (1.20%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.20%) CCTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.61%) Windows
2 2 (2.41%) Linux
2 2 (2.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (45.78%) Network Design
2 26 (31.33%) ITIL
3 15 (18.07%) Network Architecture
4 9 (10.84%) Project Management
5 7 (8.43%) Load Balancing
6 6 (7.23%) SWOT Analysis
6 6 (7.23%) Technical Architecture
7 5 (6.02%) PRINCE2
8 4 (4.82%) Capacity Planning
8 4 (4.82%) Migration
8 4 (4.82%) Risk Management
8 4 (4.82%) TOGAF
9 3 (3.61%) Process Management
9 3 (3.61%) Change Control
10 2 (2.41%) Security Architecture
10 2 (2.41%) User Acceptance Testing
10 2 (2.41%) Supplier Management
10 2 (2.41%) eTOM
11 1 (1.20%) Data Modelling
11 1 (1.20%) PRINCE
Qualifications
1 33 (39.76%) Cisco Certification
2 31 (37.35%) SC Cleared
2 31 (37.35%) Security Cleared
3 22 (26.51%) CCIE
4 17 (20.48%) CCNP
5 10 (12.05%) Degree
6 7 (8.43%) CCDP
7 6 (7.23%) JNCIE
8 4 (4.82%) CCIP
9 3 (3.61%) CCSP
9 3 (3.61%) CISSP
9 3 (3.61%) JNCIA
9 3 (3.61%) JNCIS
9 3 (3.61%) CISM
9 3 (3.61%) DV Cleared
10 2 (2.41%) CCSA
10 2 (2.41%) CCSE
10 2 (2.41%) CCNA
10 2 (2.41%) CCDA
11 1 (1.20%) HNC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.82%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (3.61%) Snort
2 2 (2.41%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (2.41%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (1.20%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.20%) Netcool
2 1 (1.20%) Netcool/OMNIbus
2 1 (1.20%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.20%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 59 (71.08%) Cisco
2 49 (59.04%) Juniper
3 32 (38.55%) F5
4 14 (16.87%) HP
5 11 (13.25%) Brocade
6 8 (9.64%) Microsoft
7 7 (8.43%) CheckPoint
8 3 (3.61%) Sourcefire
8 3 (3.61%) Huawei
8 3 (3.61%) Cramer
8 3 (3.61%) Redback
9 2 (2.41%) Riverbed
9 2 (2.41%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (2.41%) Blue Coat
9 2 (2.41%) Avaya
9 2 (2.41%) Citrix
9 2 (2.41%) IBM
10 1 (1.20%) Cognos
10 1 (1.20%) EMC
10 1 (1.20%) BMC
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