Period
to 19 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in Buckinghamshire during the 6 months to 19 November 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Architect
South East > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 145 151 179
Rank change year-on-year +6 +28 -3
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 15 25 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.53% 0.80% 0.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.54% 0.82% 0.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 27 19
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.85% +11.11%
10th Percentile £57,500 £47,500 £57,000
90th Percentile £76,250 £75,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £63,500 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -2.31% -3.70% +5.06%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Buckinghamshire
Permanent vacancies in Buckinghamshire with a recognized job title 2779 3046 4261
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.30% 97.85% 96.01%
Number of salaries quoted 2263 2562 3440
Buckinghamshire median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £42,500
10th Percentile £23,500 £25,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £63,750 £62,500 £62,500
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

Job postings that featured Network Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architect in Buckinghamshire

Network Architect
Salary Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Salary trend for Network Architect in Buckinghamshire

Network Architect
Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 19 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes +2 5 £60,000 -20.00%
High Wycombe -3 2 £67,500 -
Network Architect
South East

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 19 November 2017, Network Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Buckinghamshire region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (80.00%) OSPF
2 12 (80.00%) BGP
2 12 (80.00%) Network Design
3 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
4 10 (66.67%) CCIE
5 9 (60.00%) CCNP
6 7 (46.67%) Firewall
6 7 (46.67%) LAN
6 7 (46.67%) WAN
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
6 7 (46.67%) MPLS
6 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
6 7 (46.67%) IGMP
6 7 (46.67%) Multicast
6 7 (46.67%) Software-Defined Networking
6 7 (46.67%) Customer Requirements
7 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (33.33%) VoIP
8 5 (33.33%) WLAN
8 5 (33.33%) VPN
9 4 (26.67%) DNS
9 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
10 3 (20.00%) SLA
10 3 (20.00%) SDH
10 3 (20.00%) ITIL
10 3 (20.00%) ATM
10 3 (20.00%) DWDM

Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 7 (46.67%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (46.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (80.00%) BGP
1 12 (80.00%) OSPF
2 11 (73.33%) Cisco ASA
3 7 (46.67%) Firewall
3 7 (46.67%) IGMP
3 7 (46.67%) LAN
3 7 (46.67%) MPLS
3 7 (46.67%) Multicast
3 7 (46.67%) Software-Defined Networking
3 7 (46.67%) WAN
4 5 (33.33%) VoIP
4 5 (33.33%) VPN
4 5 (33.33%) WLAN
5 4 (26.67%) DNS
5 4 (26.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (20.00%) ATM
6 3 (20.00%) DWDM
6 3 (20.00%) EIGRP
6 3 (20.00%) SDH
6 3 (20.00%) X.25
General
1 6 (40.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (13.33%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 2 (13.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (13.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (80.00%) Network Design
2 7 (46.67%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) ITIL V3
3 3 (20.00%) Matrix Organization
4 2 (13.33%) Migration
4 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
4 2 (13.33%) Statistics
5 1 (6.67%) Information Security
5 1 (6.67%) Risk Management
5 1 (6.67%) Threat Analysis
Qualifications
1 12 (80.00%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (66.67%) CCIE
3 9 (60.00%) CCNP
4 3 (20.00%) CCDE
4 3 (20.00%) JNCIP
5 1 (6.67%) CISM
5 1 (6.67%) CISSP
5 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (13.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (13.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (93.33%) Cisco
2 7 (46.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (20.00%) Juniper
4 2 (13.33%) CheckPoint
4 2 (13.33%) Citrix
4 2 (13.33%) F5
4 2 (13.33%) VMware
5 1 (6.67%) BT
5 1 (6.67%) Huawei
5 1 (6.67%) NEC
5 1 (6.67%) Nokia