The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 166 213 157
Rank change year-on-year
+47 -56
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 37 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.82% 0.19% 0.44%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.85% 0.20% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 28 8 10
Average salary £75,000 £49,250 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+52.28% +9.44%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% -
Network Architect
Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Yorkshire region. 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
West Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4378 4993 3480
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.86% 96.97% 95.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3478 4101 2764
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Architect
Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Architect across the West Yorkshire region.

Network Architect Salary Trend in West Yorkshire

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in West Yorkshire

Network Architect
Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 28 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
Leeds +39 36 £75,000 +52.28%
Wakefield - 1 £80,000 -
Network Architect
Yorkshire

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Network Architect in their job title.

1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 50 (98.04%) Load Balancing
3 48 (94.12%) CheckPoint
4 38 (74.51%) F5
5 32 (62.75%) Firewall
6 23 (45.10%) Network Design
7 21 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (41.18%) WAN
8 19 (37.25%) LAN
8 19 (37.25%) HP
8 19 (37.25%) Huawei
8 19 (37.25%) HP ASE
9 18 (35.29%) Riverbed
9 18 (35.29%) RESTful
9 18 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
9 18 (35.29%) Wireless
9 18 (35.29%) VoIP
9 18 (35.29%) ITIL
10 17 (33.33%) Wireless Security
11 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (29.41%) Network Architecture
11 15 (29.41%) VMware
11 15 (29.41%) TOGAF
11 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
11 15 (29.41%) Windows
11 15 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (25.49%) E-Commerce
12 13 (25.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 13 (25.49%) FWSM
12 13 (25.49%) Public Cloud

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Yorkshire region that cited 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 Network Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (3.92%) MS Exchange
1 2 (3.92%) Confluence
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 32 (62.75%) Firewall
2 21 (41.18%) WAN
3 19 (37.25%) LAN
4 18 (35.29%) Cisco Nexus
4 18 (35.29%) Wireless
4 18 (35.29%) VoIP
5 17 (33.33%) Wireless Security
6 13 (25.49%) FWSM
7 7 (13.73%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (7.84%) DNS
8 4 (7.84%) MPLS
8 4 (7.84%) OSPF
8 4 (7.84%) BGP
8 4 (7.84%) EIGRP
9 2 (3.92%) IPsec
9 2 (3.92%) VRRP
9 2 (3.92%) IP Telephony
9 2 (3.92%) VPLS
9 2 (3.92%) SAN
9 2 (3.92%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (3.92%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.80%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.92%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.88%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (35.29%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (25.49%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.92%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 15 (29.41%) Windows
2 13 (25.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (7.84%) Linux
4 2 (3.92%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 50 (98.04%) Load Balancing
2 23 (45.10%) Network Design
3 18 (35.29%) ITIL
4 15 (29.41%) Network Architecture
4 15 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 13 (25.49%) E-Commerce
6 2 (3.92%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (3.92%) Project Management
6 2 (3.92%) BCP
6 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity
6 2 (3.92%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (3.92%) PRINCE2
6 2 (3.92%) High Availability
6 2 (3.92%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 2 (3.92%) Business Continuity Planning
6 2 (3.92%) Mentoring
6 2 (3.92%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 21 (41.18%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (37.25%) HP ASE
3 15 (29.41%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (7.84%) CCNP
5 2 (3.92%) CCSE
5 2 (3.92%) CCSA
5 2 (3.92%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (3.92%) CCNA
5 2 (3.92%) CCDA
5 2 (3.92%) CCDP
5 2 (3.92%) ISEB
5 2 (3.92%) CISSP
5 2 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (3.92%) MCSE
5 2 (3.92%) MCSA
5 2 (3.92%) VCP5
6 1 (1.96%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.96%) HP AIS
System Software
1 15 (29.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 15 (29.41%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.92%) Terminal Services
2 2 (3.92%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (3.92%) Cacti
1 2 (3.92%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 51 (100.00%) Cisco
2 48 (94.12%) CheckPoint
3 38 (74.51%) F5
4 19 (37.25%) HP
4 19 (37.25%) Huawei
5 18 (35.29%) Riverbed
6 15 (29.41%) VMware
7 2 (3.92%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.92%) CA
7 2 (3.92%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.96%) Juniper