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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 190 209 155
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -54
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 20 5 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.43% 0.10% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.44% 0.10% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 16 5 9
Average salary £75,000 £50,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
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
4520 4775 3310
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.71% 96.91% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 3606 3818 2590
Average salary £40,000 £39,600 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +13.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +19 19 £75,000 +50.00%
Wakefield - 1 £80,000 -
Network Architect
Yorkshire

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 54 (98.18%) Load Balancing
3 52 (94.55%) CheckPoint
4 43 (78.18%) F5
5 31 (56.36%) Firewall
6 27 (49.09%) Network Design
7 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
7 25 (45.45%) WAN
8 24 (43.64%) HP
8 24 (43.64%) Huawei
8 24 (43.64%) HP ASE
9 23 (41.82%) Wireless
9 23 (41.82%) LAN
10 22 (40.00%) Wireless Security
11 18 (32.73%) Riverbed
11 18 (32.73%) RESTful
11 18 (32.73%) Cisco Nexus
11 18 (32.73%) VoIP
12 17 (30.91%) ITIL
13 15 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
13 15 (27.27%) TOGAF
14 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
14 14 (25.45%) VMware
14 14 (25.45%) Windows
14 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
14 14 (25.45%) Network Architecture
15 13 (23.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 13 (23.64%) FWSM
15 13 (23.64%) Public Cloud
15 13 (23.64%) E-Commerce

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 (3.64%) Confluence
2 1 (1.82%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (3.64%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 31 (56.36%) Firewall
2 25 (45.45%) WAN
3 23 (41.82%) LAN
3 23 (41.82%) Wireless
4 22 (40.00%) Wireless Security
5 18 (32.73%) VoIP
5 18 (32.73%) Cisco Nexus
6 13 (23.64%) FWSM
7 6 (10.91%) Cisco ASA
8 3 (5.45%) MPLS
8 3 (5.45%) OSPF
8 3 (5.45%) BGP
8 3 (5.45%) EIGRP
8 3 (5.45%) DNS
9 2 (3.64%) IP Telephony
9 2 (3.64%) Unified Communications
10 1 (1.82%) Fibre Channel
10 1 (1.82%) DMVPN
10 1 (1.82%) HSRP
10 1 (1.82%) Spanning Tree
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (9.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 2 (3.64%) JIRA
General
1 3 (5.45%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (32.73%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (23.64%) Public Cloud
2 2 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (25.45%) Windows
2 13 (23.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (5.45%) Linux
4 1 (1.82%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (98.18%) Load Balancing
2 27 (49.09%) Network Design
3 17 (30.91%) ITIL
4 15 (27.27%) TOGAF
5 14 (25.45%) Network Architecture
6 13 (23.64%) E-Commerce
7 1 (1.82%) BCP
7 1 (1.82%) Project Management
7 1 (1.82%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.82%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.82%) PRINCE2
7 1 (1.82%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.82%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 1 (1.82%) High Availability
7 1 (1.82%) Business Continuity Planning
7 1 (1.82%) Mentoring
7 1 (1.82%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 25 (45.45%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (43.64%) HP ASE
3 15 (27.27%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (5.45%) CCNP
5 2 (3.64%) ISEB
6 1 (1.82%) CISSP
6 1 (1.82%) MCSE
6 1 (1.82%) MCSA
6 1 (1.82%) CCNA
6 1 (1.82%) CCDA
6 1 (1.82%) CCDP
6 1 (1.82%) CCSA
6 1 (1.82%) CCSE
6 1 (1.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.82%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) Security Cleared
6 1 (1.82%) HP AIS
6 1 (1.82%) VCP5
6 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 14 (25.45%) Active Directory
1 14 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.82%) vSphere
2 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (3.64%) Cacti
1 2 (3.64%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 55 (100.00%) Cisco
2 52 (94.55%) CheckPoint
3 43 (78.18%) F5
4 24 (43.64%) Huawei
4 24 (43.64%) HP
5 18 (32.73%) Riverbed
6 14 (25.45%) VMware
7 2 (3.64%) CA
7 2 (3.64%) Red Hat
7 2 (3.64%) Microsoft
8 1 (1.82%) Juniper