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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 369 392 422
Rank change year-on-year
+23 +30
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 77 45 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 0.35% 0.21% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.22% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 52 21 22
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £40,950
10% offered a salary of more than £72,450 £75,000 £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
20750 20038 21750
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South East 94.58% 95.01% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 16279 16594 18612
Average salary £41,500 £40,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.46% +1.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £58,000 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +18 36 £67,500 +12.50% 6
Buckinghamshire +11 19 £62,500 +9.64% 1
Hampshire -20 8 £60,000 -20.00% 4
Oxfordshire - 6 £50,000 -
Surrey -7 5 £47,500 -20.83% 1
Kent - 2 £31,200 -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 82 (71.93%) Cisco
2 62 (54.39%) Juniper
3 52 (45.61%) Network Design
4 49 (42.98%) Cisco Certification
5 47 (41.23%) Firewall
6 38 (33.33%) Network Security
6 38 (33.33%) F5
7 36 (31.58%) CCIE
8 35 (30.70%) MPLS
9 33 (28.95%) Wireless
10 32 (28.07%) SC Cleared
10 32 (28.07%) Security Cleared
11 31 (27.19%) BGP
12 29 (25.44%) CCNP
13 28 (24.56%) Telecoms
14 26 (22.81%) ITIL
15 23 (20.18%) Network Architecture
16 22 (19.30%) Finance
16 22 (19.30%) OSPF
17 20 (17.54%) Cisco Nexus
18 17 (14.91%) WAN
18 17 (14.91%) HP
19 16 (14.04%) IPv6
19 16 (14.04%) LAN
19 16 (14.04%) Brocade
20 15 (13.16%) VPN
21 13 (11.40%) xDSL
21 13 (11.40%) CCDP
22 12 (10.53%) DWDM
22 12 (10.53%) SDH

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (3.51%) Lync
2 2 (1.75%) IIS
3 1 (0.88%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (7.89%) MS Excel
2 5 (4.39%) MS Office
3 3 (2.63%) MS Visio
3 3 (2.63%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.88%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 47 (41.23%) Firewall
2 38 (33.33%) Network Security
3 35 (30.70%) MPLS
4 33 (28.95%) Wireless
5 31 (27.19%) BGP
6 22 (19.30%) OSPF
7 20 (17.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 17 (14.91%) WAN
9 16 (14.04%) IPv6
9 16 (14.04%) LAN
10 15 (13.16%) VPN
11 13 (11.40%) xDSL
12 12 (10.53%) LTE
12 12 (10.53%) SDH
12 12 (10.53%) DWDM
13 11 (9.65%) Wi-Fi
13 11 (9.65%) 3GPP
13 11 (9.65%) Software-Defined Networking
14 10 (8.77%) WLAN
15 9 (7.89%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (0.88%) Data Mining
General
1 28 (24.56%) Telecoms
2 22 (19.30%) Finance
3 10 (8.77%) Marketing
4 8 (7.02%) Retail
5 4 (3.51%) French Language
6 1 (0.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.51%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.65%) Economics
2 1 (0.88%) CCTV
2 1 (0.88%) Firmware
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.51%) UNIX
2 3 (2.63%) Windows
3 2 (1.75%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (45.61%) Network Design
2 26 (22.81%) ITIL
3 23 (20.18%) Network Architecture
4 11 (9.65%) SWOT Analysis
5 9 (7.89%) Project Management
6 7 (6.14%) Load Balancing
7 6 (5.26%) Migration
8 5 (4.39%) PRINCE2
9 4 (3.51%) Risk Management
9 4 (3.51%) TOGAF
9 4 (3.51%) Technical Architecture
9 4 (3.51%) Capacity Planning
10 3 (2.63%) Business Development
10 3 (2.63%) Performance Analysis
10 3 (2.63%) Change Control
10 3 (2.63%) Process Management
11 2 (1.75%) Supplier Management
11 2 (1.75%) eTOM
11 2 (1.75%) User Acceptance Testing
11 2 (1.75%) Security Architecture
Qualifications
1 49 (42.98%) Cisco Certification
2 36 (31.58%) CCIE
3 32 (28.07%) SC Cleared
3 32 (28.07%) Security Cleared
4 29 (25.44%) CCNP
5 13 (11.40%) CCDP
6 10 (8.77%) JNCIE
7 8 (7.02%) Degree
7 8 (7.02%) CCIP
8 4 (3.51%) CISSP
9 3 (2.63%) CCSP
9 3 (2.63%) JNCIA
9 3 (2.63%) JNCIS
9 3 (2.63%) CISM
9 3 (2.63%) DV Cleared
10 2 (1.75%) CCSA
10 2 (1.75%) CCSE
10 2 (1.75%) CCNA
10 2 (1.75%) CCDA
11 1 (0.88%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (7.89%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (2.63%) ProxySG
1 3 (2.63%) Snort
Systems Management
1 4 (3.51%) EMC NetWorker
2 2 (1.75%) Cisco UCCE
2 2 (1.75%) FortiGate
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
3 1 (0.88%) Netcool
3 1 (0.88%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 82 (71.93%) Cisco
2 62 (54.39%) Juniper
3 38 (33.33%) F5
4 17 (14.91%) HP
5 16 (14.04%) Brocade
6 11 (9.65%) Microsoft
7 9 (7.89%) CheckPoint
8 7 (6.14%) Huawei
9 6 (5.26%) Redback
10 3 (2.63%) Blue Coat
10 3 (2.63%) Sourcefire
10 3 (2.63%) Ciena
10 3 (2.63%) Cramer
11 2 (1.75%) BMC
11 2 (1.75%) IBM
11 2 (1.75%) Citrix
11 2 (1.75%) Avaya
11 2 (1.75%) SevOne
11 2 (1.75%) Barracuda Networks
11 2 (1.75%) Riverbed
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 4 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Advantage XPO
Posted: 6 days ago
Eastleigh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 17 days ago
South East England
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 18 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Steria
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 22 days ago
Eastleigh
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + 20% bonus and car allowance
Posted: 25 days ago