The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure Architect
Rank 880 905 -
Rank change year-on-year
+25 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Architect 3 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.002% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.003% 0.002% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £65,000 £92,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-29.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £78,000 - -

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 Infrastructure Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend

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

Network Infrastructure Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Network Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram

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

Network Infrastructure Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Infrastructure Architect
Top 5 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure 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 +36 3 £65,000 -29.72%
London +45 2 £58,750 -36.48%
Reading - 1 £78,000 -
Berkshire - 1 £78,000 -
South East - 1 £78,000 -

Network Infrastructure Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 5 (83.33%) WAN
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
2 4 (66.67%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) CCNP
3 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) CCDP
3 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) CCSA
4 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
4 2 (33.33%) vSphere
4 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
4 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (33.33%) High Availability
4 2 (33.33%) VCP5
4 2 (33.33%) DMVPN
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (33.33%) HSRP
4 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
4 2 (33.33%) Mentoring

Network Infrastructure Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) WAN
2 4 (66.67%) LAN
3 3 (50.00%) VPN
3 3 (50.00%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) IPsec
4 2 (33.33%) iSCSI
4 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
4 2 (33.33%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (33.33%) DMVPN
4 2 (33.33%) HSRP
4 2 (33.33%) VPLS
4 2 (33.33%) Spanning Tree
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) SSL
4 2 (33.33%) SAN
4 2 (33.33%) MPLS
4 2 (33.33%) OSPF
4 2 (33.33%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) EIGRP
4 2 (33.33%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Mac OS
2 2 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (33.33%) High Availability
2 2 (33.33%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) Coaching
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (33.33%) BCP
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) PRINCE2
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (50.00%) CCDP
2 2 (33.33%) CCSA
2 2 (33.33%) VCP5
2 2 (33.33%) CCSE
2 2 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (33.33%) CISSP
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCNA
2 2 (33.33%) CCDA
2 2 (33.33%) MCSE
2 2 (33.33%) MCSA
3 1 (16.67%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (33.33%) vSphere
1 2 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 2 (33.33%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) VMware
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) Polycom
4 1 (16.67%) Aruba
4 1 (16.67%) BT