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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Senior Network Architect
Rank 822 854 878
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Architect 71 23 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.022% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.065% 0.023% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 66 22 14
Average salary £57,000 £62,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.80% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £57,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,250 £84,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £57,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-0.86% +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
108452 100082 111127
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.43% 94.24% 95.12%
Number of salaries quoted 87684 82974 94899
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 28 August 2014 within the UK.

Senior Network Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Senior Network Architect
Top 27 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 28 August 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
(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 +22 70 £57,000 -8.80% 1
London +19 30 £57,000 -24.00% 1
South East -20 18 £58,500 +1.73%
City of London +1 9 £66,750 -11.00% 1
Milton Keynes -1 9 £63,500 -
Buckinghamshire -10 9 £63,500 +10.43%
Berkshire +6 7 £59,500 +13.33%
North West -20 7 £59,500 +72.46%
Reading - 7 £59,500 -
Manchester -5 6 £59,500 +72.46%
West Midlands -2 5 £63,500 -27.42%
South West - 5 £57,000 -
Birmingham - 5 £63,500 -
Bristol - 5 £57,000 -
East of England -12 3 £57,000 -0.86%
Essex - 3 £57,000 -
Hampshire -17 2 £51,000 -24.44%
West Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Yorkshire - 2 £52,500 -
Basingstoke - 2 £51,000 -
Leeds - 2 £52,500 -
Macclesfield - 1 - -
Harrow - 1 £65,000 -
Bridgend - 1 £45,000 -
Wales - 1 £45,000 - 1
South Wales - 1 £45,000 - 1
Cheshire - 1 - -

Senior Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 87 (92.55%) Cisco
2 72 (76.60%) Juniper
3 68 (72.34%) Firewall
4 66 (70.21%) Network Design
5 55 (58.51%) SC Cleared
5 55 (58.51%) Security Cleared
5 55 (58.51%) F5
5 55 (58.51%) Wireless
5 55 (58.51%) Finance
6 54 (57.45%) ITIL
7 29 (30.85%) MPLS
7 29 (30.85%) OSPF
7 29 (30.85%) BGP
8 25 (26.60%) VPN
9 22 (23.40%) Telecoms
10 20 (21.28%) CCIE
10 20 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
11 19 (20.21%) CCNP
12 18 (19.15%) Network Architecture
13 15 (15.96%) TCP/IP
14 14 (14.89%) WAN
14 14 (14.89%) Brocade
15 13 (13.83%) SSL
16 12 (12.77%) VPLS
17 11 (11.70%) VoIP
18 10 (10.64%) LAN
18 10 (10.64%) RSVP
19 8 (8.51%) Linux
19 8 (8.51%) IPv6
19 8 (8.51%) Multicast

Senior Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 (1.06%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (6.38%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.06%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 68 (72.34%) Firewall
2 55 (58.51%) Wireless
3 29 (30.85%) MPLS
3 29 (30.85%) OSPF
3 29 (30.85%) BGP
4 25 (26.60%) VPN
5 15 (15.96%) TCP/IP
6 14 (14.89%) WAN
7 13 (13.83%) SSL
8 12 (12.77%) VPLS
9 11 (11.70%) VoIP
10 10 (10.64%) LAN
10 10 (10.64%) RSVP
11 8 (8.51%) IPv6
11 8 (8.51%) Multicast
12 7 (7.45%) EIGRP
13 6 (6.38%) ATM
14 5 (5.32%) HTTP
14 5 (5.32%) RIP
14 5 (5.32%) DNS
General
1 55 (58.51%) Finance
2 22 (23.40%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 8 (8.51%) Linux
2 3 (3.19%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (70.21%) Network Design
2 54 (57.45%) ITIL
3 18 (19.15%) Network Architecture
4 5 (5.32%) Project Management
4 5 (5.32%) Integration Acceptance Testing
4 5 (5.32%) Low Latency
5 4 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (4.26%) Change Management
6 3 (3.19%) Process Management
6 3 (3.19%) Risk Management
6 3 (3.19%) TOGAF
7 2 (2.13%) Performance Monitoring
7 2 (2.13%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (2.13%) eTOM
7 2 (2.13%) Business Continuity
7 2 (2.13%) PRINCE2
8 1 (1.06%) PRINCE
8 1 (1.06%) Data Modelling
8 1 (1.06%) Service Management
8 1 (1.06%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 55 (58.51%) SC Cleared
1 55 (58.51%) Security Cleared
2 20 (21.28%) CCIE
2 20 (21.28%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (20.21%) CCNP
4 3 (3.19%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.06%) SLA
1 1 (1.06%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (1.06%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
1 1 (1.06%) Netcool
1 1 (1.06%) Netcool/OMNIbus
Vendors
1 87 (92.55%) Cisco
2 72 (76.60%) Juniper
3 55 (58.51%) F5
4 14 (14.89%) Brocade
5 4 (4.26%) Microsoft
6 3 (3.19%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.19%) Cramer
6 3 (3.19%) VMware
7 2 (2.13%) IBM
8 1 (1.06%) Lotus
8 1 (1.06%) Cognos
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 40-60k
Posted: 6 days ago
South Wales
Centric Resource
Salary: £60,000 - £70,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago