The median annual salary for a Network Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 28 April 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
3 months to
28 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 508 634 587
Rank change year-on-year +126 -47  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 96 33 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.28% 0.078% 0.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.081% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 87 31 82
Median salary £70,000 £67,500 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +3.70% -6.89%  
90% offered a salary of more than £60,600 £50,000 £65,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,000 £77,500 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £60,000 £67,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year -11.11% +3.84%  

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 33167 40644 42872
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 95.65% 95.96% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 27921 35205 36062
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £54,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% +1.85%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London that featured Network Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 28 April 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 3 months to 28 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +29 9 £70,000 +40.00% 1
Docklands, London - 3 £70,000 -
West End of London +6 2 £55,000 -18.51%
Chessington - 1 £65,000 -
Network Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 28 April 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.

1 112 (70.89%) Cisco
2 70 (44.30%) WAN
3 68 (43.04%) Cisco Certification
4 64 (40.51%) Data Centre
5 62 (39.24%) MPLS
5 62 (39.24%) Firewall
6 60 (37.97%) Juniper
7 54 (34.18%) LAN
8 51 (32.28%) CCNP
9 44 (27.85%) CCIE
9 44 (27.85%) Network Architecture
10 43 (27.22%) CheckPoint
11 40 (25.32%) F5
12 37 (23.42%) Finance
12 37 (23.42%) Cisco Nexus
13 35 (22.15%) Network Security
14 29 (18.35%) Network Design
14 29 (18.35%) BGP
15 27 (17.09%) Wireless
15 27 (17.09%) Palo Alto
16 26 (16.46%) Presales
16 26 (16.46%) Degree
17 24 (15.19%) VMware
18 22 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (13.92%) OSPF
19 21 (13.29%) Multicast
20 20 (12.66%) TCP/IP
21 19 (12.03%) SolarWinds
22 18 (11.39%) Network Monitoring
22 18 (11.39%) Agile Software Development

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 8 (5.06%) OpenStack
2 5 (3.16%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.53%) MS Visio
2 2 (1.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.80%) IaaS
1 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
1 6 (3.80%) PaaS
1 6 (3.80%) SaaS
2 4 (2.53%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.27%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (0.63%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.63%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 70 (44.30%) WAN
2 62 (39.24%) Firewall
2 62 (39.24%) MPLS
3 54 (34.18%) LAN
4 37 (23.42%) Cisco Nexus
5 35 (22.15%) Network Security
6 29 (18.35%) BGP
7 27 (17.09%) Wireless
8 22 (13.92%) OSPF
9 21 (13.29%) Multicast
10 20 (12.66%) TCP/IP
11 17 (10.76%) VPN
12 15 (9.49%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (8.86%) Software-Defined Networking
14 12 (7.59%) BIG-IP
15 11 (6.96%) EIGRP
15 11 (6.96%) VoIP
16 9 (5.70%) DNS
17 8 (5.06%) SAN
18 7 (4.43%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (1.27%) Big Data
1 2 (1.27%) Data Lake
1 2 (1.27%) DocumentDB
Development Applications
1 14 (8.86%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 37 (23.42%) Finance
2 17 (10.76%) Telecoms
3 9 (5.70%) Banking
4 6 (3.80%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.16%) Financial Institution
6 4 (2.53%) Marketing
7 2 (1.27%) Legal
7 2 (1.27%) Retail
8 1 (0.63%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (3.80%) OpenDaylight
2 4 (2.53%) CSS
2 4 (2.53%) Middleware
3 2 (1.27%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.63%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 64 (40.51%) Data Centre
2 13 (8.23%) Computer Science
3 6 (3.80%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.80%) Derivative
4 5 (3.16%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 5 (3.16%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.53%) Linux Command Line
6 2 (1.27%) Blog
6 2 (1.27%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (1.27%) Public Cloud
7 1 (0.63%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
7 1 (0.63%) Fintech
7 1 (0.63%) IVR
7 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (10.76%) Linux
2 15 (9.49%) Windows
3 10 (6.33%) Unix
4 4 (2.53%) Oracle Linux
4 4 (2.53%) Solaris
5 2 (1.27%) Windows 7
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Server
5 2 (1.27%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (27.85%) Network Architecture
2 29 (18.35%) Network Design
3 26 (16.46%) Presales
4 18 (11.39%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (11.39%) IT Strategy
4 18 (11.39%) Network Monitoring
5 17 (10.76%) Project Management
5 17 (10.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (10.13%) Security Architecture
7 15 (9.49%) Low Latency
7 15 (9.49%) Migration
8 13 (8.23%) Incident Management
9 12 (7.59%) ITIL
9 12 (7.59%) Performance Management
9 12 (7.59%) Re-Platforming
9 12 (7.59%) Root Cause Analysis
9 12 (7.59%) Service Delivery
10 11 (6.96%) High Availability
10 11 (6.96%) Performance Monitoring
11 10 (6.33%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.33%) Perl
1 10 (6.33%) Python
2 8 (5.06%) Bash Shell
3 6 (3.80%) Lisp
4 2 (1.27%) SQL
5 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.63%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 68 (43.04%) Cisco Certification
2 51 (32.28%) CCNP
3 44 (27.85%) CCIE
4 26 (16.46%) Degree
5 7 (4.43%) CCDP
6 5 (3.16%) ITIL Certification
6 5 (3.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 4 (2.53%) CCDA
7 4 (2.53%) CCSE
8 3 (1.90%) CISM
8 3 (1.90%) CISSP
8 3 (1.90%) JNCIA
8 3 (1.90%) JNCIS
9 2 (1.27%) CESG Certified Professional
9 2 (1.27%) CISA
9 2 (1.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.63%) CCNA
10 1 (0.63%) CCSP
10 1 (0.63%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.63%) COBIT
2 1 (0.63%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (13.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (6.33%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (5.06%) Active Directory
4 6 (3.80%) Docker
5 2 (1.27%) vSphere
6 1 (0.63%) NFS
6 1 (0.63%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 14 (8.86%) Ansible
1 14 (8.86%) Puppet
2 6 (3.80%) Cisco Prime
3 4 (2.53%) BladeLogic
3 4 (2.53%) Control-M
3 4 (2.53%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 2 (1.27%) FortiGate
4 2 (1.27%) SCOM
5 1 (0.63%) Nessus
5 1 (0.63%) Network Intrusion Detection System
5 1 (0.63%) OpenView
Vendors
1 112 (70.89%) Cisco
2 60 (37.97%) Juniper
3 43 (27.22%) CheckPoint
4 40 (25.32%) F5
5 27 (17.09%) Palo Alto
6 24 (15.19%) VMware
7 19 (12.03%) SolarWinds
8 16 (10.13%) Splunk
9 14 (8.86%) AlgoSec
10 13 (8.23%) Microsoft
11 11 (6.96%) HP
12 10 (6.33%) Meraki
13 8 (5.06%) Cognizant
14 6 (3.80%) Arista
14 6 (3.80%) Citrix
14 6 (3.80%) EMC
14 6 (3.80%) NetApp
15 4 (2.53%) Avaya
15 4 (2.53%) Blue Coat
15 4 (2.53%) Forcepoint
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