Period
to 22 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Infrastructure Architect was £60,000 in advertised job vacancies in England during the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

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

Network Infrastructure Architect
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1146 1092 1196
Rank change year-on-year -54 +104 +17
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Infrastructure Architect 26 98 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.015% 0.055% 0.035%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.016% 0.057% 0.036%
Number of salaries quoted 26 75 58
England median annual salary £60,000 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -14.29% +3.70% -8.47%
10th Percentile £38,000 £62,500 £52,500
90th Percentile £84,375 £105,000 £96,500
UK median annual salary £56,250 £70,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year -19.64% +3.70% -6.90%

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 161995 173250 195876
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.73% 96.51% 96.51%
Number of salaries quoted 131003 146259 164261
England median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,250
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +2.78%
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 Infrastructure Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Infrastructure Architect in England

Network Infrastructure Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Infrastructure Architect in England

Network Infrastructure Architect
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Infrastructure Architect in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Infrastructure Architect in England

Network Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure Architect within the England region over the 6 months to 22 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
London -48 10 £49,000 -30.00%
Yorkshire +9 7 £55,000 -21.43% 1
North of England -17 7 £55,000 -21.43% 1
East Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
Midlands - 3 £60,000 -
South East +32 2 £61,250 -15.52%
East of England +11 2 £75,000 -6.25% 1
South West - 2 £56,250 -
Network Infrastructure Architect
UK

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

For the 6 months to 22 November 2017, Network Infrastructure 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 Infrastructure Architect in the job title.

1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 10 (38.46%) Presales
3 9 (34.62%) VMware
4 8 (30.77%) WAN
4 8 (30.77%) Cisco
5 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
5 7 (26.92%) Firewall
6 6 (23.08%) IT Strategy
6 6 (23.08%) Windows
7 5 (19.23%) ITIL
7 5 (19.23%) Linux
7 5 (19.23%) LAN
7 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
8 4 (15.38%) Degree
8 4 (15.38%) Capita
8 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
8 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 4 (15.38%) MCSE
8 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
9 3 (11.54%) SAN
9 3 (11.54%) Project Management
9 3 (11.54%) CCIE
9 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
9 3 (11.54%) HP
9 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
9 3 (11.54%) Wireless
9 3 (11.54%) CCDE
9 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
9 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS

Network Infrastructure 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 1 (3.85%) WebLogic
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (11.54%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (30.77%) WAN
2 7 (26.92%) Firewall
3 5 (19.23%) LAN
4 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 3 (11.54%) SAN
5 3 (11.54%) Wireless
6 2 (7.69%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (7.69%) Software-Defined Networking
6 2 (7.69%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.85%) DNS
7 1 (3.85%) IP Telephony
7 1 (3.85%) MPLS
7 1 (3.85%) NAS
7 1 (3.85%) Unified Communications
7 1 (3.85%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.85%) Apache Cassandra
1 1 (3.85%) Blockchain
1 1 (3.85%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (3.85%) MySQL
1 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
1 1 (3.85%) Riak
General
1 11 (42.31%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Marketing
3 1 (3.85%) Corporate Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (3.85%) J2EE
2 1 (3.85%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 6 (23.08%) Windows
2 5 (19.23%) Linux
3 3 (11.54%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) Mac OS
4 2 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Solaris
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
5 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (38.46%) Presales
2 6 (23.08%) IT Strategy
3 5 (19.23%) ITIL
4 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.54%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (11.54%) Load Balancing
5 3 (11.54%) Project Management
6 2 (7.69%) Customer Requirements
6 2 (7.69%) Data Protection
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) Information Security
6 2 (7.69%) ITIL V3
6 2 (7.69%) Mathematics
6 2 (7.69%) Network Design
6 2 (7.69%) PRINCE2
6 2 (7.69%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.85%) Network Architecture
7 1 (3.85%) Open Source
7 1 (3.85%) Programme Management
7 1 (3.85%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.85%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (26.92%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (15.38%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) MCSE
2 4 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (11.54%) CCDE
3 3 (11.54%) CCIE
4 2 (7.69%) CCNA
4 2 (7.69%) CCNP
4 2 (7.69%) MCSA
4 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
4 2 (7.69%) Security Cleared
5 1 (3.85%) ISEB
5 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) PCI DSS
1 1 (3.85%) PMO
System Software
1 5 (19.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
3 2 (7.69%) VMware NSX
4 1 (3.85%) Oracle RAC
4 1 (3.85%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) VMware
2 8 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (15.38%) Capita
4 3 (11.54%) HP
5 2 (7.69%) Aruba
5 2 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 2 (7.69%) IBM
5 2 (7.69%) Meraki
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 2 (7.69%) NetApp
5 2 (7.69%) Oracle
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) F5
6 1 (3.85%) Infoblox
6 1 (3.85%) Red Hat