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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Architect
UK
Rank 680 739 740
Rank change year-on-year
+59 +1
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 178 181 214
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.18% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.22% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 137 154 181
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £51,700
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -3.70%

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
81076 94889 99493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 96.44% 96.44% 96.68%
Number of salaries quoted 67322 79646 82693
Median salary £45,344 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+0.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017 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 17 January 2017. 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 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 +42 168 £65,000 - 11
South East +65 65 £67,500 - 4
London +72 64 £77,500 +10.71% 3
Berkshire +29 20 £67,000 -4.28% 1
Hampshire +19 17 £75,000 +15.38% 2
West Midlands +12 15 £50,000 -25.92%
Basingstoke 0 11 £42,500 -15.00% 1
Surrey +37 9 £65,000 -18.75%
East of England -4 9 £62,500 +8.69% 2
Kent - 9 £80,000 -
Birmingham +10 8 £55,000 -18.51%
East Midlands - 8 £55,000 -
Yorkshire +26 7 £65,000 +16.07% 1
Cambridgeshire - 7 £62,500 -
Leeds - 7 £65,000 - 1
West Yorkshire - 7 £65,000 - 1
City of London +33 6 £77,500 +3.33% 1
Buckinghamshire +21 6 £72,500 +7.40%
Nottinghamshire - 6 £55,000 -
Nottingham - 6 £55,000 -
South Wales - 5 £67,500 -
Wales - 5 £67,500 -
Reading +27 4 £80,000 +23.07% 1
Scotland +16 4 £56,250 -13.46%
Edinburgh +5 4 £56,250 -
Herefordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 4 £75,000 -
Cambridge - 4 £62,500 -
Hereford - 4 £50,000 -
Newbury - 4 £55,000 -

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 January 2017, 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.

1 281 (74.34%) Cisco
2 165 (43.65%) Cisco Certification
3 124 (32.80%) Data Centre
4 123 (32.54%) WAN
5 119 (31.48%) Juniper
6 115 (30.42%) CCNP
7 112 (29.63%) Firewall
8 106 (28.04%) CCIE
9 103 (27.25%) MPLS
10 90 (23.81%) Network Security
11 88 (23.28%) LAN
12 85 (22.49%) Telecoms
13 80 (21.16%) VPN
13 80 (21.16%) CheckPoint
14 75 (19.84%) F5
14 75 (19.84%) Presales
15 68 (17.99%) Cisco Nexus
16 67 (17.72%) BGP
17 63 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
18 62 (16.40%) Finance
19 58 (15.34%) VMware
19 58 (15.34%) Network Architecture
20 57 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
21 56 (14.81%) Project Management
22 53 (14.02%) OSPF
23 50 (13.23%) DNS
24 49 (12.96%) Network Design
25 46 (12.17%) Wireless
26 42 (11.11%) Internet
27 40 (10.58%) Linux

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 7 (1.85%) OpenStack
2 3 (0.79%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.26%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.26%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (1.85%) MS Visio
2 3 (0.79%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.53%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.53%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.26%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 20 (5.29%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (1.85%) Cloud Computing
3 7 (1.85%) IaaS
4 6 (1.59%) PaaS
5 3 (0.79%) SaaS
6 2 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 123 (32.54%) WAN
2 112 (29.63%) Firewall
3 103 (27.25%) MPLS
4 90 (23.81%) Network Security
5 88 (23.28%) LAN
6 80 (21.16%) VPN
7 68 (17.99%) Cisco Nexus
8 67 (17.72%) BGP
9 63 (16.67%) Cisco ASA
10 53 (14.02%) OSPF
11 50 (13.23%) DNS
12 46 (12.17%) Wireless
13 42 (11.11%) Internet
14 38 (10.05%) DHCP
15 36 (9.52%) Unified Communications
16 32 (8.47%) VoIP
17 29 (7.67%) VLAN
18 27 (7.14%) BIG-IP
19 25 (6.61%) SAN
20 18 (4.76%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (1.85%) Big Data
2 3 (0.79%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 8 (2.12%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 85 (22.49%) Telecoms
2 62 (16.40%) Finance
3 35 (9.26%) Banking
4 14 (3.70%) Legal
5 13 (3.44%) Pharmaceutical
6 12 (3.17%) Retail
7 7 (1.85%) Marketing
8 6 (1.59%) Local Government
9 4 (1.06%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.79%) Investment Banking
11 2 (0.53%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.53%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.26%) Advertising
12 1 (0.26%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.59%) 802.1X
1 6 (1.59%) Middleware
2 3 (0.79%) Web Services
3 1 (0.26%) CGI
3 1 (0.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 124 (32.80%) Data Centre
2 30 (7.94%) Analytical Skills
3 23 (6.08%) Hybrid Cloud
4 12 (3.17%) Management Information System
5 6 (1.59%) PKI
6 5 (1.32%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 5 (1.32%) FMCG
7 4 (1.06%) FlexPod
8 3 (0.79%) Derivative
8 3 (0.79%) Private Cloud
9 2 (0.53%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 2 (0.53%) iPad
9 2 (0.53%) User Experience
10 1 (0.26%) BBC
10 1 (0.26%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.26%) Enterprise Storage
10 1 (0.26%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 40 (10.58%) Linux
2 14 (3.70%) Windows
3 12 (3.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (2.65%) CentOS
4 10 (2.65%) Unix
5 7 (1.85%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.53%) AIX
6 2 (0.53%) Solaris
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 10
7 1 (0.26%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (19.84%) Presales
2 58 (15.34%) Network Architecture
3 56 (14.81%) Project Management
4 49 (12.96%) Network Design
5 33 (8.73%) SIEM
6 31 (8.20%) Load Balancing
7 27 (7.14%) ITIL
8 24 (6.35%) Risk Management
9 22 (5.82%) Migration
10 21 (5.56%) Security Architecture
11 19 (5.03%) Agile Software Development
12 18 (4.76%) Line Management
12 18 (4.76%) TOGAF
13 17 (4.50%) Network Management
13 17 (4.50%) Stakeholder Management
14 15 (3.97%) Open Source
14 15 (3.97%) Time Management
14 15 (3.97%) WAN Optimisation
15 12 (3.17%) Performance Management
15 12 (3.17%) Prototyping
Programming Languages
1 13 (3.44%) Python
2 7 (1.85%) Bash Shell
2 7 (1.85%) C
2 7 (1.85%) PowerShell
3 6 (1.59%) Perl
4 3 (0.79%) PHP
5 2 (0.53%) Java
5 2 (0.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 165 (43.65%) Cisco Certification
2 115 (30.42%) CCNP
3 106 (28.04%) CCIE
4 39 (10.32%) CCDP
5 35 (9.26%) Security Cleared
6 32 (8.47%) SC Cleared
7 23 (6.08%) Degree
8 22 (5.82%) CCDA
9 21 (5.56%) DV Cleared
10 19 (5.03%) CISSP
11 16 (4.23%) CCNA
12 14 (3.70%) CCIP
13 9 (2.38%) ISACA
13 9 (2.38%) JNCIS
13 9 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (2.12%) CompTIA Security+
14 8 (2.12%) JNCIE
14 8 (2.12%) JNCIP
14 8 (2.12%) Security+ Certification
15 7 (1.85%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.97%) PCI DSS
2 14 (3.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.59%) GPG13
3 6 (1.59%) SLA
4 4 (1.06%) COBIT
5 3 (0.79%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 3 (0.79%) QA
6 1 (0.26%) RMADS
System Software
1 57 (15.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (5.56%) Hyper-V
3 15 (3.97%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.59%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.32%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (0.79%) Xen
6 3 (0.79%) XenApp
6 3 (0.79%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.26%) vCloud
7 1 (0.26%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.38%) Puppet
2 8 (2.12%) Ansible
3 6 (1.59%) CSIRT
4 4 (1.06%) Cisco Prime
4 4 (1.06%) EMC NetWorker
4 4 (1.06%) FortiGate
5 3 (0.79%) QRadar
5 3 (0.79%) RSA Security Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Nagios
6 1 (0.26%) Nessus
6 1 (0.26%) Network Intrusion Detection System
6 1 (0.26%) SCCM
6 1 (0.26%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 281 (74.34%) Cisco
2 119 (31.48%) Juniper
3 80 (21.16%) CheckPoint
4 75 (19.84%) F5
5 58 (15.34%) VMware
6 36 (9.52%) Palo Alto
7 35 (9.26%) Microsoft
8 31 (8.20%) Avaya
9 23 (6.08%) Fortinet
10 17 (4.50%) HP
11 15 (3.97%) SolarWinds
12 11 (2.91%) AlgoSec
12 11 (2.91%) Brocade
12 11 (2.91%) Splunk
13 10 (2.65%) Riverbed
14 8 (2.12%) Meraki
15 7 (1.85%) Blue Coat
16 6 (1.59%) Aruba
16 6 (1.59%) Fujitsu
16 6 (1.59%) Intel Security
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