Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in 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
England > London
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 667 810 741
Rank change year-on-year +143 -69 +74
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 169 80 166
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.23% 0.097% 0.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.10% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 151 74 142
London median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
10th Percentile £56,250 £50,000 £57,250
90th Percentile £87,500 £81,250 £87,500
England median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year - -3.70% +17.39%

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in 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
London
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 69001 79125 85659
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.98% 96.05% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 55776 68584 72277
London median annual salary £59,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.18% - +4.76%
10th Percentile £32,500 £32,500 £31,250
90th Percentile £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
England median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architect in London

Network Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Network Architect in London

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in London

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

Salary histogram for Network Architect in London

Network Architect
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the London region over the 6 months to 20 July 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
City of London +54 17 £75,000 +36.36%
Docklands, London - 4 £70,000 -
West End of London +13 2 £55,000 -18.52%
Chessington - 1 £65,000 -
Network Architect
England

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 London region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 100 (59.17%) Cisco
2 85 (50.30%) WAN
2 85 (50.30%) Cisco Certification
3 78 (46.15%) Firewall
4 69 (40.83%) MPLS
5 64 (37.87%) Data Centre
6 63 (37.28%) CCNP
7 59 (34.91%) Juniper
7 59 (34.91%) LAN
8 57 (33.73%) CCIE
9 49 (28.99%) CheckPoint
10 42 (24.85%) Finance
11 36 (21.30%) Presales
12 35 (20.71%) F5
13 33 (19.53%) Cisco Nexus
14 32 (18.93%) Wireless
15 30 (17.75%) BGP
16 28 (16.57%) Linux
17 26 (15.38%) VMware
17 26 (15.38%) Network Design
17 26 (15.38%) Network Architecture
17 26 (15.38%) Degree
17 26 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
18 25 (14.79%) TCP/IP
19 22 (13.02%) Low Latency
19 22 (13.02%) Network Security
20 21 (12.43%) VPN
20 21 (12.43%) OSPF
21 20 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
21 20 (11.83%) Palo Alto

Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 7 (4.14%) OpenStack
2 5 (2.96%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (0.59%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (9.47%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (6.51%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (5.92%) SaaS
4 6 (3.55%) IaaS
4 6 (3.55%) PaaS
5 2 (1.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.59%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.59%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 85 (50.30%) WAN
2 78 (46.15%) Firewall
3 69 (40.83%) MPLS
4 59 (34.91%) LAN
5 33 (19.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 32 (18.93%) Wireless
7 30 (17.75%) BGP
8 26 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
9 25 (14.79%) TCP/IP
10 22 (13.02%) Network Security
11 21 (12.43%) OSPF
11 21 (12.43%) VPN
12 18 (10.65%) DNS
13 17 (10.06%) EIGRP
14 16 (9.47%) BIG-IP
14 16 (9.47%) Multicast
15 15 (8.88%) VoIP
16 14 (8.28%) VXLAN
17 13 (7.69%) IPsec
18 11 (6.51%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.18%) Big Data
1 2 (1.18%) Data Lake
1 2 (1.18%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 6 (3.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 42 (24.85%) Finance
2 16 (9.47%) Telecoms
3 10 (5.92%) Retail
4 8 (4.73%) Legal
5 5 (2.96%) Banking
6 4 (2.37%) Marketing
7 3 (1.78%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.78%) Investment Banking
8 2 (1.18%) Law
9 1 (0.59%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (4.14%) OpenDaylight
2 4 (2.37%) 802.1X
2 4 (2.37%) CSS
2 4 (2.37%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 64 (37.87%) Data Centre
2 19 (11.24%) Computer Science
3 11 (6.51%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 8 (4.73%) Virtual Team
5 7 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.96%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.37%) Linux Command Line
8 3 (1.78%) Derivative
9 2 (1.18%) Blog
9 2 (1.18%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.59%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
10 1 (0.59%) Driving Licence
10 1 (0.59%) Fintech
10 1 (0.59%) IVR
10 1 (0.59%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 28 (16.57%) Linux
2 19 (11.24%) Windows
3 8 (4.73%) Unix
4 4 (2.37%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (2.37%) Solaris
4 4 (2.37%) Windows 7
4 4 (2.37%) Windows Server
4 4 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.30%) Presales
2 26 (15.38%) Network Architecture
2 26 (15.38%) Network Design
3 22 (13.02%) Low Latency
4 18 (10.65%) High Availability
4 18 (10.65%) IT Strategy
5 17 (10.06%) ITIL
6 15 (8.88%) Incident Management
6 15 (8.88%) Stakeholder Management
7 12 (7.10%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (7.10%) Root Cause Analysis
7 12 (7.10%) Service Delivery
7 12 (7.10%) Validation
8 11 (6.51%) Anomaly Detection
8 11 (6.51%) Cybersecurity
8 11 (6.51%) Migration
8 11 (6.51%) TOGAF
9 10 (5.92%) Project Planning
10 9 (5.33%) Enterprise Architecture
10 9 (5.33%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 19 (11.24%) Perl
1 19 (11.24%) Python
2 18 (10.65%) Bash Shell
3 7 (4.14%) Lisp
4 2 (1.18%) SQL
5 1 (0.59%) C
5 1 (0.59%) C++
5 1 (0.59%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 85 (50.30%) Cisco Certification
2 63 (37.28%) CCNP
3 57 (33.73%) CCIE
4 26 (15.38%) Degree
5 10 (5.92%) CCIE Routing and Switching
6 8 (4.73%) CCDP
7 5 (2.96%) CCDA
7 5 (2.96%) CCIE Service Provider
7 5 (2.96%) CISM
7 5 (2.96%) CISSP
7 5 (2.96%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.96%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 4 (2.37%) CCIE Data Center
8 4 (2.37%) CCNA
8 4 (2.37%) CCSE
8 4 (2.37%) CISA
9 2 (1.18%) CCSA
9 2 (1.18%) CESG Certified Professional
10 1 (0.59%) JNCIA
10 1 (0.59%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.37%) COBIT
2 1 (0.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.59%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 20 (11.83%) VMware Infrastructure
2 11 (6.51%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (5.92%) Active Directory
4 7 (4.14%) Docker
5 4 (2.37%) vSphere
6 1 (0.59%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.59%) NFS
6 1 (0.59%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (3.55%) Ansible
1 6 (3.55%) Cisco Prime
1 6 (3.55%) Puppet
2 4 (2.37%) BladeLogic
2 4 (2.37%) Control-M
2 4 (2.37%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 2 (1.18%) FortiGate
3 2 (1.18%) SCOM
4 1 (0.59%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 1 (0.59%) OpenView
Vendors
1 100 (59.17%) Cisco
2 59 (34.91%) Juniper
3 49 (28.99%) CheckPoint
4 35 (20.71%) F5
5 26 (15.38%) VMware
6 20 (11.83%) Palo Alto
7 18 (10.65%) Microsoft
8 11 (6.51%) SolarWinds
9 9 (5.33%) Meraki
10 8 (4.73%) Citrix
10 8 (4.73%) Cognizant
10 8 (4.73%) Splunk
11 7 (4.14%) Avaya
12 6 (3.55%) AlgoSec
12 6 (3.55%) Blue Coat
12 6 (3.55%) EMC
12 6 (3.55%) Forcepoint
12 6 (3.55%) NetApp
13 4 (2.37%) Nokia
13 4 (2.37%) Nortel
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