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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 382 376 431
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +55
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 48 34 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.23% 0.17% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.18% 0.076%
Number of salaries quoted 41 19 8
Average salary £68,500 £55,000 £58,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.54% -6.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £42,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £60,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -8.33%
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
19529 19154 21142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 95.58% 94.65% 95.17%
Number of salaries quoted 15938 15316 18330
Average salary £42,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.17% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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
Surrey +10 20 £65,000 +34.02% 1
Berkshire -15 19 £70,000 +21.73% 1
Hampshire -29 5 £66,250 - 2
Kent - 4 £75,000 -
Middlesex - 1 £65,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 - -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 28 January 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.

1 105 (70.95%) Cisco
2 68 (45.95%) Juniper
3 67 (45.27%) Cisco Certification
4 65 (43.92%) Network Design
5 62 (41.89%) Firewall
6 59 (39.86%) MPLS
7 57 (38.51%) CCIE
8 50 (33.78%) Network Security
8 50 (33.78%) F5
9 47 (31.76%) BGP
9 47 (31.76%) CCNP
10 38 (25.68%) Telecoms
11 37 (25.00%) Wireless
12 34 (22.97%) SC Cleared
12 34 (22.97%) Security Cleared
13 33 (22.30%) ITIL
14 28 (18.92%) OSPF
14 28 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
15 27 (18.24%) Finance
16 25 (16.89%) WAN
17 23 (15.54%) Network Architecture
18 22 (14.86%) CCDP
19 20 (13.51%) CheckPoint
19 20 (13.51%) LAN
20 17 (11.49%) Performance Analysis
20 17 (11.49%) IPv6
20 17 (11.49%) Retail
20 17 (11.49%) IPsec
21 16 (10.81%) Business Development
22 15 (10.14%) HSRP

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

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (2.03%) Lync
2 2 (1.35%) Apache
3 1 (0.68%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (3.38%) MS Office
2 4 (2.70%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.03%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.03%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.35%) IaaS
2 1 (0.68%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 62 (41.89%) Firewall
2 59 (39.86%) MPLS
3 50 (33.78%) Network Security
4 47 (31.76%) BGP
5 37 (25.00%) Wireless
6 28 (18.92%) OSPF
6 28 (18.92%) Cisco Nexus
7 25 (16.89%) WAN
8 20 (13.51%) LAN
9 17 (11.49%) IPv6
9 17 (11.49%) IPsec
10 15 (10.14%) HSRP
11 13 (8.78%) Cisco ASA
11 13 (8.78%) EIGRP
11 13 (8.78%) WLAN
11 13 (8.78%) DWDM
11 13 (8.78%) SDH
12 12 (8.11%) VoIP
13 11 (7.43%) 3GPP
13 11 (7.43%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.03%) Data Mining
2 2 (1.35%) MySQL
General
1 38 (25.68%) Telecoms
2 27 (18.24%) Finance
3 17 (11.49%) Retail
4 6 (4.05%) French Language
5 5 (3.38%) Marketing
6 3 (2.03%) Legal
7 2 (1.35%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.68%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.73%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.43%) Economics
2 8 (5.41%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
3 2 (1.35%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (1.35%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (4.05%) UNIX
2 5 (3.38%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (43.92%) Network Design
2 33 (22.30%) ITIL
3 23 (15.54%) Network Architecture
4 17 (11.49%) Performance Analysis
5 16 (10.81%) Business Development
6 11 (7.43%) SWOT Analysis
7 10 (6.76%) Migration
8 9 (6.08%) Project Management
9 6 (4.05%) SIEM
10 5 (3.38%) Load Balancing
11 4 (2.70%) SysML
11 4 (2.70%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (2.70%) UML
11 4 (2.70%) Change Management
11 4 (2.70%) Network Monitoring
12 3 (2.03%) Security Architecture
12 3 (2.03%) Cyber Security
12 3 (2.03%) Mentoring
12 3 (2.03%) Information Security
12 3 (2.03%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (1.35%) Perl
1 2 (1.35%) PHP
Qualifications
1 67 (45.27%) Cisco Certification
2 57 (38.51%) CCIE
3 47 (31.76%) CCNP
4 34 (22.97%) SC Cleared
4 34 (22.97%) Security Cleared
5 22 (14.86%) CCDP
6 14 (9.46%) JNCIE
7 12 (8.11%) CCIP
8 10 (6.76%) CISSP
9 5 (3.38%) CCDA
10 4 (2.70%) CCSE
10 4 (2.70%) CCNA
11 2 (1.35%) CCSP
11 2 (1.35%) SSCP
11 2 (1.35%) JNCIP
11 2 (1.35%) Security+ Certification
11 2 (1.35%) Linux+ Certification
11 2 (1.35%) CCSA
11 2 (1.35%) Degree
12 1 (0.68%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.76%) SLA
2 2 (1.35%) COBIT
2 2 (1.35%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (4.05%) ProxySG
2 2 (1.35%) Squid
Systems Management
1 6 (4.05%) EMC NetWorker
1 6 (4.05%) FortiGate
2 4 (2.70%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (1.35%) Puppet
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.68%) Cisco Prime
4 1 (0.68%) Netcool
Vendors
1 105 (70.95%) Cisco
2 68 (45.95%) Juniper
3 50 (33.78%) F5
4 20 (13.51%) CheckPoint
5 14 (9.46%) Brocade
6 12 (8.11%) HP
7 8 (5.41%) Huawei
8 6 (4.05%) SevOne
8 6 (4.05%) BMC
8 6 (4.05%) Redback
8 6 (4.05%) Blue Coat
9 5 (3.38%) IBM
10 4 (2.70%) Microsoft
10 4 (2.70%) Avaya
11 3 (2.03%) BT
11 3 (2.03%) Ciena
11 3 (2.03%) Aruba
12 2 (1.35%) Polycom
12 2 (1.35%) Sourcefire
12 2 (1.35%) NetApp
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