The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Design Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Design Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Design Architect
Rank 867 - 877
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Design Architect 16 0 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% - 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% - 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 16 0 5
Average salary £75,000 - £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 - £60,000

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
101039 111103 102972
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.57% 94.62% 94.64%
Number of salaries quoted 82999 91169 85609
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Design Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Design Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Design Architect
Salary Trend

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

Network Design Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Network Design Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Design Architect over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 within the UK.

Network Design Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Design Architect
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. 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
England - 16 £75,000 -
West Yorkshire - 13 £75,000 -
Yorkshire - 13 £75,000 -
Leeds - 13 £75,000 -
Chelmsford - 2 £63,750 -
Essex - 2 £63,750 -
East of England - 2 £63,750 -
South East - 1 £70,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £70,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £70,000 -

Network Design Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Design 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 Design Architect in their job title.

1 27 (96.43%) WAN
2 26 (92.86%) Cisco
3 23 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
3 23 (82.14%) CheckPoint
4 21 (75.00%) Network Design
4 21 (75.00%) Load Balancing
4 21 (75.00%) F5
5 19 (67.86%) Wireless
5 19 (67.86%) LAN
6 17 (60.71%) Huawei
7 15 (53.57%) Wireless Security
7 15 (53.57%) HP ASE
7 15 (53.57%) HP
8 11 (39.29%) Juniper
9 10 (35.71%) MPLS
10 8 (28.57%) CCSA
10 8 (28.57%) CCNP
10 8 (28.57%) CCNA
10 8 (28.57%) CCDA
10 8 (28.57%) CCDP
10 8 (28.57%) CCSE
10 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
10 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
11 6 (21.43%) Lync
11 6 (21.43%) Avaya
11 6 (21.43%) Firewall
12 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
13 4 (14.29%) DWDM
13 4 (14.29%) OSPF
13 4 (14.29%) BGP

Network Design Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK that cited Network Design 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 Design Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (21.43%) Lync
2 2 (7.14%) CMS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (96.43%) WAN
2 19 (67.86%) Wireless
2 19 (67.86%) LAN
3 15 (53.57%) Wireless Security
4 10 (35.71%) MPLS
5 6 (21.43%) Firewall
6 4 (14.29%) DWDM
6 4 (14.29%) OSPF
6 4 (14.29%) BGP
6 4 (14.29%) EIGRP
6 4 (14.29%) X.25
6 4 (14.29%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (14.29%) Frame Relay
6 4 (14.29%) ATM
6 4 (14.29%) SDH
6 4 (14.29%) VoIP
6 4 (14.29%) WLAN
6 4 (14.29%) VPN
6 4 (14.29%) xDSL
7 2 (7.14%) Network Security
General
1 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (75.00%) Network Design
1 21 (75.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (17.86%) Service Delivery
3 2 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 2 (7.14%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 23 (82.14%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (53.57%) HP ASE
3 8 (28.57%) CCSA
3 8 (28.57%) CCNP
3 8 (28.57%) CCNA
3 8 (28.57%) CCDA
3 8 (28.57%) CCDP
3 8 (28.57%) CCSE
3 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 4 (14.29%) CCIE
4 4 (14.29%) JNCIP
4 4 (14.29%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) SLA
Vendors
1 26 (92.86%) Cisco
2 23 (82.14%) CheckPoint
3 21 (75.00%) F5
4 17 (60.71%) Huawei
5 15 (53.57%) HP
6 11 (39.29%) Juniper
7 6 (21.43%) Avaya