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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 198 155 173
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 19 25 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.37% 0.68% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.72% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 18 22 5
Average salary £55,000 £48,750 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.82% +8.33%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
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
4912 3481 3666
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 96.79% 94.88% 96.78%
Number of salaries quoted 3834 2781 3072
Average salary £37,500 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £51,000 £52,500
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 18 September 2014.

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 18 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
(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 -31 19 £55,000 +12.82%
Network Architect
Yorkshire

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 22 (81.48%) MPLS
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 21 (77.78%) OSPF
2 21 (77.78%) BGP
3 18 (66.67%) LAN
3 18 (66.67%) WAN
4 17 (62.96%) CCNP
4 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (55.56%) Network Design
6 14 (51.85%) Firewall
6 14 (51.85%) Network Security
7 11 (40.74%) VMware
7 11 (40.74%) Windows
8 10 (37.04%) CCNA
9 9 (33.33%) Network Architecture
9 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
10 6 (22.22%) HSRP
10 6 (22.22%) VLAN
10 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
10 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
10 6 (22.22%) VPN
10 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
11 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
11 5 (18.52%) Juniper
11 5 (18.52%) CCIE
11 5 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
12 4 (14.81%) VPLS
12 4 (14.81%) RIP
12 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
13 3 (11.11%) ITIL

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 22 (81.48%) MPLS
2 21 (77.78%) OSPF
2 21 (77.78%) BGP
3 18 (66.67%) LAN
3 18 (66.67%) WAN
4 14 (51.85%) Firewall
4 14 (51.85%) Network Security
5 6 (22.22%) HSRP
5 6 (22.22%) VLAN
5 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
5 6 (22.22%) VPN
6 5 (18.52%) EIGRP
6 5 (18.52%) Cisco PIX
7 4 (14.81%) VPLS
7 4 (14.81%) RIP
8 2 (7.41%) RTSP
8 2 (7.41%) SNMP
8 2 (7.41%) Multicast
9 1 (3.70%) VoIP
9 1 (3.70%) Unified Communications
General
1 1 (3.70%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (14.81%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 11 (40.74%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (55.56%) Network Design
2 9 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 9 (33.33%) Mentoring
3 6 (22.22%) Load Balancing
4 3 (11.11%) ITIL
4 3 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 3 (11.11%) Project Management
4 3 (11.11%) Problem Management
4 3 (11.11%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (11.11%) Change Management
5 2 (7.41%) Performance Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (3.70%) Business Continuity
Qualifications
1 17 (62.96%) CCNP
1 17 (62.96%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (37.04%) CCNA
3 5 (18.52%) CCIE
4 3 (11.11%) CCIP
4 3 (11.11%) CCDP
4 3 (11.11%) JNCIA
4 3 (11.11%) JNCIE
5 2 (7.41%) CISSP
5 2 (7.41%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 2 (7.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (7.41%) ISA Server
Vendors
1 22 (81.48%) Cisco
2 11 (40.74%) VMware
3 6 (22.22%) CheckPoint
4 5 (18.52%) Juniper
5 3 (11.11%) Redback
6 1 (3.70%) Meru Networks
6 1 (3.70%) HP
6 1 (3.70%) Aruba