The first table below looks at the demand for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West 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 29 July 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 West region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 215 214 219
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 13 3 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% 0.057% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.060% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 13 3 4
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -13.04%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- +9.09%
Job Titles Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5863 4988 5343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.75% 95.06% 96.50%
Number of salaries quoted 4865 4317 4725
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -4.10%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Architect in the job title across the South West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Architect across the South West region.

Network Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Network Architect
Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 29 July 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
Bristol +4 8 £57,000 +14.00%
Devon - 3 £67,500 -
Wiltshire - 2 £63,750 -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 11 (55.00%) Juniper
3 10 (50.00%) Wireless
3 10 (50.00%) Finance
3 10 (50.00%) Network Design
3 10 (50.00%) ITIL
3 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 9 (45.00%) F5
5 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (25.00%) LAN
7 4 (20.00%) WAN
7 4 (20.00%) CCNP
7 4 (20.00%) VPN
7 4 (20.00%) OSPF
7 4 (20.00%) BGP
7 4 (20.00%) Network Architecture
7 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
7 4 (20.00%) Network Security
8 3 (15.00%) MPLS
8 3 (15.00%) xDSL
8 3 (15.00%) CCIE
8 3 (15.00%) RIP
9 2 (10.00%) IIS
9 2 (10.00%) HP
9 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
9 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds

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

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT jobs across the South West 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 2 (10.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (55.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (25.00%) LAN
4 4 (20.00%) WAN
4 4 (20.00%) VPN
4 4 (20.00%) OSPF
4 4 (20.00%) BGP
4 4 (20.00%) Network Security
5 3 (15.00%) xDSL
5 3 (15.00%) MPLS
5 3 (15.00%) RIP
6 2 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (5.00%) Fibre Channel
7 1 (5.00%) VLAN
7 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
7 1 (5.00%) Internet
7 1 (5.00%) Ethernet
7 1 (5.00%) VoIP
7 1 (5.00%) WLAN
General
1 10 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (5.00%) Legal
2 1 (5.00%) Advertising
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.00%) Statistics
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (50.00%) ITIL
1 10 (50.00%) Network Design
2 4 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (20.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (10.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (10.00%) Supplier Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Information Security
4 1 (5.00%) Capacity Planning
4 1 (5.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 10 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 10 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (20.00%) CCNP
4 3 (15.00%) CCIE
5 1 (5.00%) CCDA
5 1 (5.00%) CCDP
Vendors
1 15 (75.00%) Cisco
2 11 (55.00%) Juniper
3 9 (45.00%) F5
4 2 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (5.00%) Brocade
5 1 (5.00%) SolarWinds