The table below looks at the statistics 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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 225 230 214
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -16
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 18 1 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.28% 0.018% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.019% 0.26%
Number of salaries quoted 11 0 13
Average salary £70,000 - £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 - £41,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 - £63,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.04% +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 West 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 West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6245 5399 5487
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.62% 95.61% 96.43%
Number of salaries quoted 5227 4681 4862
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £23,000 £22,614
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
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 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 25 November 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 25 November 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 +8 9 £72,500 - 6
Wiltshire - 5 - -
Gloucestershire - 4 £53,250 - 1
Network Architect
England

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 19 (70.37%) Finance
3 17 (62.96%) Firewall
3 17 (62.96%) Juniper
4 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
4 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
5 15 (55.56%) Network Design
6 14 (51.85%) Wireless
6 14 (51.85%) ITIL
6 14 (51.85%) F5
7 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
7 5 (18.52%) Online Banking
7 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
7 5 (18.52%) Banking
8 3 (11.11%) Network Security
8 3 (11.11%) CCIE
9 2 (7.41%) LAN
9 2 (7.41%) WAN
9 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
9 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
10 1 (3.70%) xDSL
10 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
10 1 (3.70%) Line Management
10 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
10 1 (3.70%) Legal
10 1 (3.70%) Information Security
10 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
10 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
10 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
10 1 (3.70%) Brocade

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

For the 6 months to 25 November 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 1 (3.70%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (62.96%) Firewall
2 14 (51.85%) Wireless
3 3 (11.11%) Network Security
4 2 (7.41%) LAN
4 2 (7.41%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) RIP
5 1 (3.70%) VPN
5 1 (3.70%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) OSPF
5 1 (3.70%) BGP
5 1 (3.70%) xDSL
5 1 (3.70%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 19 (70.37%) Finance
2 5 (18.52%) Banking
3 2 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.70%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Online Banking
2 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Network Design
2 14 (51.85%) ITIL
3 5 (18.52%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (7.41%) Network Architecture
5 1 (3.70%) Line Management
5 1 (3.70%) Load Balancing
5 1 (3.70%) User Acceptance Testing
5 1 (3.70%) Project Management
5 1 (3.70%) Information Security
5 1 (3.70%) Supplier Management
Qualifications
1 16 (59.26%) SC Cleared
1 16 (59.26%) Security Cleared
2 5 (18.52%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (11.11%) CCIE
4 1 (3.70%) CCDA
4 1 (3.70%) CCDP
Vendors
1 20 (74.07%) Cisco
2 17 (62.96%) Juniper
3 14 (51.85%) F5
4 1 (3.70%) Brocade
4 1 (3.70%) HP
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