The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Senior Network Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Architect
Rank 821 847 876
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Architect 73 30 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.064% 0.028% 0.012%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.068% 0.030% 0.013%
Number of salaries quoted 68 27 10
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £63,500 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+10.43% +4.54%

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
107850 100706 111819
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.45% 94.25% 95.16%
Number of salaries quoted 87304 83723 95384
Average salary £45,000 £43,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.65% +1.17%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
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%

Senior Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Senior Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Senior Network Architect
Salary Trend

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

Senior Network Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Senior Network Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Network Architect over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 within the UK.

Senior Network Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Architect
Top 26 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Senior Network Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 22 September 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
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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 +48 71 £63,000 -3.07% 2
London +14 26 £60,000 -20.00% 1
South East -5 18 £63,500 +10.43% 1
City of London +6 12 £72,000 -4.00%
Buckinghamshire +12 10 £63,500 +11.40% 1
North West -5 10 £72,000 +108.69%
Milton Keynes - 10 £63,500 - 1
Manchester +1 9 £72,000 +108.69%
Berkshire +5 8 £67,000 +3.07%
Reading - 8 £67,000 -
West Midlands -4 7 £72,500 -17.14%
Birmingham - 7 £72,500 -
Bristol - 6 £71,000 -
South West - 6 £71,000 -
East of England -1 3 £57,000 -0.86%
Essex - 3 £57,000 -
Wales - 2 £52,500 -
South Wales - 2 £52,500 -
Leeds -31 1 £55,000 -15.38%
West Yorkshire -41 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Yorkshire -51 1 £55,000 -15.38%
Cheshire - 1 - -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Cardiff - 1 £60,000 -
Harrow - 1 £65,000 - 1
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 -

Senior Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Architect in their job title.

1 95 (93.14%) Cisco
2 82 (80.39%) Juniper
3 75 (73.53%) Firewall
4 73 (71.57%) Network Design
5 63 (61.76%) Finance
5 63 (61.76%) SC Cleared
5 63 (61.76%) Security Cleared
5 63 (61.76%) F5
5 63 (61.76%) Wireless
6 62 (60.78%) ITIL
7 27 (26.47%) MPLS
7 27 (26.47%) OSPF
7 27 (26.47%) BGP
8 24 (23.53%) VPN
9 23 (22.55%) Telecoms
10 22 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
11 21 (20.59%) CCIE
12 20 (19.61%) CCNP
13 19 (18.63%) Network Architecture
14 14 (13.73%) Brocade
15 13 (12.75%) SSL
15 13 (12.75%) WAN
16 12 (11.76%) TCP/IP
16 12 (11.76%) VPLS
17 10 (9.80%) RSVP
18 9 (8.82%) VoIP
18 9 (8.82%) LAN
19 8 (7.84%) Linux
20 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
20 6 (5.88%) IPv6

Senior Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Senior 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 Senior Network Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (0.98%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.98%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 75 (73.53%) Firewall
2 63 (61.76%) Wireless
3 27 (26.47%) MPLS
3 27 (26.47%) OSPF
3 27 (26.47%) BGP
4 24 (23.53%) VPN
5 13 (12.75%) SSL
5 13 (12.75%) WAN
6 12 (11.76%) TCP/IP
6 12 (11.76%) VPLS
7 10 (9.80%) RSVP
8 9 (8.82%) VoIP
8 9 (8.82%) LAN
9 6 (5.88%) IPv6
10 5 (4.90%) Cisco Nexus
10 5 (4.90%) Multicast
10 5 (4.90%) EIGRP
11 4 (3.92%) Internet
11 4 (3.92%) ATM
12 3 (2.94%) Cisco IOS
General
1 63 (61.76%) Finance
2 23 (22.55%) Telecoms
3 1 (0.98%) Retail
Operating Systems
1 8 (7.84%) Linux
2 3 (2.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (71.57%) Network Design
2 62 (60.78%) ITIL
3 19 (18.63%) Network Architecture
4 6 (5.88%) Project Management
5 5 (4.90%) Low Latency
6 4 (3.92%) Change Management
6 4 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
7 3 (2.94%) TOGAF
7 3 (2.94%) Risk Management
7 3 (2.94%) Process Management
8 2 (1.96%) Integration Acceptance Testing
8 2 (1.96%) PRINCE2
8 2 (1.96%) Capacity Planning
8 2 (1.96%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (1.96%) Line Management
8 2 (1.96%) Business Continuity
8 2 (1.96%) eTOM
9 1 (0.98%) Load Balancing
9 1 (0.98%) Electronic Trading
9 1 (0.98%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 63 (61.76%) SC Cleared
1 63 (61.76%) Security Cleared
2 22 (21.57%) Cisco Certification
3 21 (20.59%) CCIE
4 20 (19.61%) CCNP
5 3 (2.94%) DV Cleared
5 3 (2.94%) Degree
6 1 (0.98%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.96%) SLA
2 1 (0.98%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (0.98%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (0.98%) Tivoli
1 1 (0.98%) Netcool
1 1 (0.98%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 95 (93.14%) Cisco
2 82 (80.39%) Juniper
3 63 (61.76%) F5
4 14 (13.73%) Brocade
5 4 (3.92%) CheckPoint
5 4 (3.92%) Microsoft
6 3 (2.94%) Cramer
6 3 (2.94%) VMware
7 2 (1.96%) IBM
8 1 (0.98%) Cognos
8 1 (0.98%) Lotus
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