The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the UK that had Network Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architect
Rank 760 694 783
Rank change year-on-year
-66 +89
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 158 268 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.24% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.25% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 119 208 160
Median salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £55,000 £51,450
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £67,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +12.50%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
94453 106197 112297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.32% 96.48%
Number of salaries quoted 79493 87537 91539
Median salary £47,000 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads that featured Network Architect in the job title.

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Architect
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Architect within the UK.

Network Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Network Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect over the 3 months to 26 July 2016 within the UK.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Architect
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 26 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -66 142 £65,000 -3.70% 13
South East +3 56 £65,000 - 3
London +29 52 £70,000 - 7
Hampshire +11 19 £65,000 +18.18% 2
East of England +8 19 £62,500 +13.63%
Hertfordshire +18 15 £62,500 +13.63%
Buckinghamshire +24 12 £65,000 +6.55%
Basingstoke - 12 £65,000 - 1
High Wycombe +15 10 £65,000 -
Scotland +11 10 £57,500 +9.52% 1
Kent - 9 £67,500 -
West Midlands -24 8 £60,000 -14.28%
Berkshire -9 7 £76,250 +8.92%
Bedfordshire +20 6 £60,000 +20.00%
Surrey -4 6 £65,000 +10.63%
Birmingham -32 6 £66,250 -5.35%
Edinburgh - 6 £62,500 -
Rickmansworth +10 5 £65,000 +18.18%
Southampton +2 5 £65,000 -
Watford - 5 £65,000 -
Luton - 5 £62,500 -
South West +16 4 £67,500 +10.20% 2
Reading +4 4 £67,500 -3.57%
City of London +52 3 £80,000 +14.28% 4
Uxbridge - 3 - -
Windsor - 3 £80,000 -
Bournemouth - 3 £67,500 -
Dartford - 3 - -
West Sussex - 3 £57,500 -
Crawley - 3 £57,500 -

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 July 2016, Network Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 208 (73.24%) Cisco
2 124 (43.66%) Firewall
3 117 (41.20%) Cisco Certification
4 101 (35.56%) CCNP
5 100 (35.21%) Juniper
5 100 (35.21%) CheckPoint
6 94 (33.10%) WAN
7 83 (29.23%) CCIE
7 83 (29.23%) Network Design
8 82 (28.87%) LAN
9 80 (28.17%) MPLS
9 80 (28.17%) Network Security
10 74 (26.06%) F5
11 65 (22.89%) Cisco Nexus
12 64 (22.54%) OSPF
13 62 (21.83%) Data Centre
14 56 (19.72%) VPN
15 54 (19.01%) Finance
16 53 (18.66%) Telecoms
17 51 (17.96%) Presales
18 50 (17.61%) CCDP
19 48 (16.90%) BGP
19 48 (16.90%) Cisco ASA
20 41 (14.44%) Network Architecture
21 39 (13.73%) IPsec
21 39 (13.73%) Load Balancing
22 38 (13.38%) CCNA
22 38 (13.38%) CCDA
23 36 (12.68%) Microsoft
23 36 (12.68%) Security Cleared

Network Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (1.76%) OpenStack
2 4 (1.41%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.35%) nginx
3 1 (0.35%) Skype for Business
3 1 (0.35%) Smallworld
3 1 (0.35%) Tomcat
Applications
1 5 (1.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.06%) MS Visio
3 2 (0.70%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.58%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (1.41%) PaaS
4 3 (1.06%) Google Apps
5 2 (0.70%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.35%) IaaS
6 1 (0.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 124 (43.66%) Firewall
2 94 (33.10%) WAN
3 82 (28.87%) LAN
4 80 (28.17%) MPLS
4 80 (28.17%) Network Security
5 65 (22.89%) Cisco Nexus
6 64 (22.54%) OSPF
7 56 (19.72%) VPN
8 48 (16.90%) BGP
8 48 (16.90%) Cisco ASA
9 39 (13.73%) IPsec
10 33 (11.62%) Wireless
11 27 (9.51%) SSL
12 24 (8.45%) VoIP
13 22 (7.75%) IPv4
14 21 (7.39%) DNS
14 21 (7.39%) Internet
15 17 (5.99%) Unified Communications
16 14 (4.93%) DHCP
17 13 (4.58%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (1.41%) Apache Cassandra
1 4 (1.41%) Hadoop
2 3 (1.06%) MongoDB
2 3 (1.06%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.35%) Aerospike
3 1 (0.35%) DB2
3 1 (0.35%) GIS
Development Applications
1 2 (0.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 54 (19.01%) Finance
2 53 (18.66%) Telecoms
3 11 (3.87%) Banking
4 9 (3.17%) Retail
5 8 (2.82%) Local Government
6 6 (2.11%) Electronics
6 6 (2.11%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.06%) Marketing
8 2 (0.70%) Aerospace
9 1 (0.35%) Billing
9 1 (0.35%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.35%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (5.63%) 802.1X
2 5 (1.76%) Middleware
2 5 (1.76%) Web Services
3 3 (1.06%) AngularJS
3 3 (1.06%) CCXML
3 3 (1.06%) GWT
3 3 (1.06%) JTAPI
3 3 (1.06%) RFC 2833
3 3 (1.06%) Ruby on Rails
3 3 (1.06%) TAPI
3 3 (1.06%) Vaadin
3 3 (1.06%) VXML
4 1 (0.35%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 62 (21.83%) Data Centre
2 21 (7.39%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (4.58%) iPad
4 5 (1.76%) CCTV
4 5 (1.76%) Computer Science
4 5 (1.76%) Management Information System
4 5 (1.76%) Virtual Team
5 4 (1.41%) Enterprise Storage
5 4 (1.41%) FMCG
5 4 (1.41%) PKI
6 3 (1.06%) Data Integration
6 3 (1.06%) IVR
6 3 (1.06%) Visualisation
7 2 (0.70%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
7 2 (0.70%) Fintech
7 2 (0.70%) Taxonomies
8 1 (0.35%) Driving Licence
8 1 (0.35%) Hybrid Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) Private Cloud
8 1 (0.35%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 18 (6.34%) Windows
2 17 (5.99%) Linux
3 6 (2.11%) Unix
3 6 (2.11%) Windows Server
4 2 (0.70%) CentOS
5 1 (0.35%) AIX
5 1 (0.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 83 (29.23%) Network Design
2 51 (17.96%) Presales
3 41 (14.44%) Network Architecture
4 39 (13.73%) Load Balancing
5 26 (9.15%) Service Delivery
6 22 (7.75%) ITIL
7 18 (6.34%) Project Management
7 18 (6.34%) Risk Management
8 17 (5.99%) TOGAF
9 15 (5.28%) Mentoring
9 15 (5.28%) Migration
9 15 (5.28%) Network Management
10 14 (4.93%) Capacity Planning
10 14 (4.93%) Process Management
11 13 (4.58%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (4.58%) Open Source
11 13 (4.58%) Service Management
11 13 (4.58%) SIEM
12 12 (4.23%) Change Management
12 12 (4.23%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 4 (1.41%) Perl
1 4 (1.41%) Python
2 3 (1.06%) C
2 3 (1.06%) JavaScript
2 3 (1.06%) Ruby
3 1 (0.35%) Bash Shell
3 1 (0.35%) Java
3 1 (0.35%) PHP
3 1 (0.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 117 (41.20%) Cisco Certification
2 101 (35.56%) CCNP
3 83 (29.23%) CCIE
4 50 (17.61%) CCDP
5 38 (13.38%) CCDA
5 38 (13.38%) CCNA
6 36 (12.68%) Security Cleared
7 27 (9.51%) CCSA
7 27 (9.51%) CCSE
8 26 (9.15%) JNCIE
8 26 (9.15%) JNCIP
9 24 (8.45%) Degree
10 23 (8.10%) SC Cleared
11 14 (4.93%) CCSP
11 14 (4.93%) CISSP
12 13 (4.58%) JNCIA
13 8 (2.82%) DV Cleared
14 7 (2.46%) CCVP
14 7 (2.46%) CISM
15 5 (1.76%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.23%) PCI DSS
2 8 (2.82%) SLA
3 7 (2.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.76%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (1.06%) PA-DSS
5 3 (1.06%) QA
6 2 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 26 (9.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (7.75%) Hyper-V
3 10 (3.52%) Active Directory
4 6 (2.11%) XenApp
4 6 (2.11%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.41%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 3 (1.06%) ProxySG
6 3 (1.06%) Virtual Servers
6 3 (1.06%) vSphere
7 1 (0.35%) Forefront TMG
7 1 (0.35%) NFS
7 1 (0.35%) UAG
Systems Management
1 9 (3.17%) Cisco CUCM
2 7 (2.46%) Opscode Chef
2 7 (2.46%) Puppet
3 6 (2.11%) NetBackup
4 5 (1.76%) CFEngine
4 5 (1.76%) Cisco Prime
4 5 (1.76%) Cisco UCCX
4 5 (1.76%) FortiGate
4 5 (1.76%) QRadar
4 5 (1.76%) RSA Security Analytics
5 4 (1.41%) EMC NetWorker
6 3 (1.06%) RSA enVision
6 3 (1.06%) TrustSec
7 2 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
7 2 (0.70%) SCCM
8 1 (0.35%) Ansible
8 1 (0.35%) Nagios
8 1 (0.35%) Nessus
8 1 (0.35%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 208 (73.24%) Cisco
2 100 (35.21%) CheckPoint
2 100 (35.21%) Juniper
3 74 (26.06%) F5
4 36 (12.68%) Microsoft
4 36 (12.68%) Palo Alto
5 35 (12.32%) VMware
6 27 (9.51%) Avaya
7 20 (7.04%) Fortinet
8 15 (5.28%) Aruba
9 14 (4.93%) Intel Security
10 13 (4.58%) Citrix
11 11 (3.87%) Symantec
12 10 (3.52%) Splunk
13 8 (2.82%) Riverbed
14 7 (2.46%) IBM
14 7 (2.46%) Intel
14 7 (2.46%) Sourcefire
15 6 (2.11%) Mitel
15 6 (2.11%) Nortel
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive Salary Package
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Nicolson Bray
Salary: Banking Benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Portsmouth, Hampshire
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £67000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £100000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Computer Futures
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
London
Talent Analytix
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum plus benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Glasgow
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago
Brighton
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago