Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Design Architect was £67,500 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

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

Network Design Architect
UK > England
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1151 1189 1221
Rank change year-on-year +38 +32 +50
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Design Architect 23 9 60
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.005% 0.029%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.005% 0.030%
Number of salaries quoted 17 7 56
England median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.57% +16.67%
UK median annual salary £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year - -3.57% +7.69%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in England. 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
England
Permanent vacancies in England with a recognized job title 162309 172056 197302
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.72% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131276 145303 165484
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -

Network Design Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Design Architect in England

Network Design Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Design Architect in England

Network Design Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Design Architect in England over the 6 months to 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Design Architect in England

Network Design Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Design Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 21 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
South East +55 16 £67,500 - 1
Yorkshire +24 4 £76,250 +5.17% 1
North of England +17 4 £76,250 +5.17% 1
London +25 3 £65,000 -3.70%
Network Design Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 2017, Network Design 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 England region featuring Network Design Architect in the job title.

1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
1 23 (100.00%) Network Design
2 20 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
3 19 (82.61%) CCIE
4 18 (78.26%) Firewall
5 17 (73.91%) CCNP
6 15 (65.22%) OSPF
7 14 (60.87%) BGP
7 14 (60.87%) MPLS
8 12 (52.17%) WAN
8 12 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
9 11 (47.83%) Wireless
9 11 (47.83%) Multicast
10 9 (39.13%) Software-Defined Networking
10 9 (39.13%) IGMP
10 9 (39.13%) Customer Requirements
10 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
10 9 (39.13%) Load Balancing
10 9 (39.13%) JNCIP
10 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
10 9 (39.13%) Juniper
11 8 (34.78%) Cisco Wireless
12 7 (30.43%) Network Security
13 6 (26.09%) JNCIE
13 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
13 6 (26.09%) F5
13 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
13 6 (26.09%) Avaya
13 6 (26.09%) VPN

Network Design Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 6 (26.09%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 9 (39.13%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (39.13%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (78.26%) Firewall
2 15 (65.22%) OSPF
3 14 (60.87%) BGP
3 14 (60.87%) MPLS
4 12 (52.17%) Cisco ASA
4 12 (52.17%) WAN
5 11 (47.83%) Multicast
5 11 (47.83%) Wireless
6 9 (39.13%) IGMP
6 9 (39.13%) Software-Defined Networking
7 8 (34.78%) Cisco Wireless
8 7 (30.43%) Network Security
9 6 (26.09%) LAN
9 6 (26.09%) VoIP
9 6 (26.09%) VPN
9 6 (26.09%) WLAN
10 5 (21.74%) IPsec
11 3 (13.04%) DWDM
11 3 (13.04%) Frame Relay
11 3 (13.04%) Wi-Fi
General
1 3 (13.04%) Retail
1 3 (13.04%) Telecoms
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (100.00%) Network Design
2 9 (39.13%) Customer Requirements
2 9 (39.13%) Load Balancing
3 6 (26.09%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (21.74%) Service Delivery
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL
5 3 (13.04%) ITIL V3
5 3 (13.04%) Matrix Organization
5 3 (13.04%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Network Architecture
5 3 (13.04%) Network Management
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) ITSM
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 20 (86.96%) Cisco Certification
2 19 (82.61%) CCIE
3 17 (73.91%) CCNP
4 9 (39.13%) JNCIP
5 6 (26.09%) CCDA
5 6 (26.09%) CCDP
5 6 (26.09%) CCNA
5 6 (26.09%) JNCIE
6 3 (13.04%) CCDE
6 3 (13.04%) CCSA
6 3 (13.04%) CCSE
6 3 (13.04%) SC Cleared
6 3 (13.04%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (13.04%) SLA
Vendors
1 23 (100.00%) Cisco
2 9 (39.13%) Juniper
2 9 (39.13%) Microsoft
3 6 (26.09%) Avaya
3 6 (26.09%) CheckPoint
3 6 (26.09%) F5
3 6 (26.09%) Palo Alto