Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in the City of London during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Network Architect
London > City of London
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 317 371 400
Rank change year-on-year +54 +29 +81
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 17 9 56
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.16% 0.067% 0.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.069% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 17 9 47
City of London median annual salary £75,000 £55,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +36.36% -21.43% +3.70%
10th Percentile £52,500 £45,000 £57,250
90th Percentile £92,500 £85,000 £92,500
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in the City of London. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
City of London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 9834 12961 20070
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 95.38% 95.97% 95.28%
Number of salaries quoted 8894 11720 17118
City of London median annual salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.35% +4.55% -
10th Percentile £33,250 £32,750 £32,500
90th Percentile £91,250 £87,250 £84,500
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architect in the City of London

Network Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Salary trend for Network Architect in the City of London

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architect in the City of London over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architect in the City of London

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 City of London region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 16 (94.12%) WAN
2 15 (88.24%) LAN
3 13 (76.47%) Firewall
4 11 (64.71%) Cisco
5 10 (58.82%) MPLS
6 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
7 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
8 7 (41.18%) BGP
8 7 (41.18%) Finance
9 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
9 6 (35.29%) CCIE
9 6 (35.29%) CCNP
9 6 (35.29%) Windows
10 5 (29.41%) VoIP
10 5 (29.41%) DHCP
10 5 (29.41%) VPN
10 5 (29.41%) DNS
10 5 (29.41%) Wireless
11 4 (23.53%) VMware
11 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
11 4 (23.53%) OSPF
11 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
11 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
12 3 (17.65%) vSphere
12 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
12 3 (17.65%) F5
12 3 (17.65%) 802.1X
12 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
12 3 (17.65%) NetScaler

Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (5.88%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (5.88%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (5.88%) Google Cloud Platform
1 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (94.12%) WAN
2 15 (88.24%) LAN
3 13 (76.47%) Firewall
4 10 (58.82%) MPLS
5 7 (41.18%) BGP
6 5 (29.41%) DHCP
6 5 (29.41%) DNS
6 5 (29.41%) VoIP
6 5 (29.41%) VPN
6 5 (29.41%) Wireless
7 4 (23.53%) EIGRP
7 4 (23.53%) OSPF
7 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
8 3 (17.65%) Cisco Nexus
8 3 (17.65%) iSCSI
8 3 (17.65%) NetScaler
8 3 (17.65%) Network Security
8 3 (17.65%) SAN
8 3 (17.65%) WLAN
9 2 (11.76%) Internet
General
1 7 (41.18%) Finance
2 3 (17.65%) Banking
2 3 (17.65%) Financial Institution
3 2 (11.76%) Law
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (17.65%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 9 (52.94%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 1 (5.88%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
2 3 (17.65%) Windows 7
2 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 1 (5.88%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
2 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
2 3 (17.65%) IT Strategy
2 3 (17.65%) ITIL
2 3 (17.65%) Network Architecture
2 3 (17.65%) Network Design
2 3 (17.65%) WAN Optimisation
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Network Management
3 2 (11.76%) Presales
3 2 (11.76%) Validation
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Customer Requirements
4 1 (5.88%) Investment Management
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (35.29%) CCIE
2 6 (35.29%) CCNP
3 3 (17.65%) CCNA
4 2 (11.76%) CCDA
4 2 (11.76%) CCSA
5 1 (5.88%) CCIE Routing and Switching
5 1 (5.88%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
2 2 (11.76%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 11 (64.71%) Cisco
2 7 (41.18%) Microsoft
3 4 (23.53%) CheckPoint
3 4 (23.53%) VMware
4 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 3 (17.65%) F5
4 3 (17.65%) Juniper
4 3 (17.65%) Palo Alto
5 1 (5.88%) Google