The median annual salary for a Senior Network Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in London during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

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

Senior Network Architect
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 599 631 657
Rank change year-on-year +32 +26  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Architect 3 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in London 0.008% 0.017% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.018% 0.028%
Number of salaries quoted 3 6 12
Median salary £70,000 £80,000 £77,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.50% +3.89%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year -4.54% -  

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 34788 38440 42425
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in London 94.80% 95.91% 95.86%
Number of salaries quoted 28171 33459 35846
Median salary £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.54% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Senior Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Architect in London

Senior Network Architect
Salary Trend in London

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Architect in London

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

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Senior 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 Senior Network Architect in the job title.

1 13 (61.90%) Network Architecture
2 12 (57.14%) Cisco
3 7 (33.33%) CCIE
3 7 (33.33%) CCNP
3 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (33.33%) Juniper
3 7 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
3 7 (33.33%) Prototyping
4 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
4 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
5 5 (23.81%) MPLS
5 5 (23.81%) Finance
5 5 (23.81%) Derivative
6 4 (19.05%) VLAN
6 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (19.05%) tcpdump
6 4 (19.05%) FCoE
6 4 (19.05%) F5
6 4 (19.05%) CCSE
6 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (19.05%) IPsec
6 4 (19.05%) VPN
6 4 (19.05%) DNS
6 4 (19.05%) SSL
6 4 (19.05%) Firewall
6 4 (19.05%) BGP
6 4 (19.05%) EIGRP

Senior 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 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Communications & Networking
1 5 (23.81%) MPLS
2 4 (19.05%) BGP
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco IOS
2 4 (19.05%) Cisco Nexus
2 4 (19.05%) DHCP
2 4 (19.05%) DNS
2 4 (19.05%) EIGRP
2 4 (19.05%) FCoE
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) GLBP
2 4 (19.05%) HSRP
2 4 (19.05%) IPsec
2 4 (19.05%) NetScaler
2 4 (19.05%) SSL
2 4 (19.05%) tcpdump
2 4 (19.05%) VLAN
2 4 (19.05%) VPN
2 4 (19.05%) VRRP
2 4 (19.05%) Wireshark
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 2 (9.52%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (19.05%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Data Centre
2 5 (23.81%) Derivative
3 4 (19.05%) Linux Command Line
4 2 (9.52%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Linux
1 4 (19.05%) Unix
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Network Architecture
2 7 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 7 (33.33%) Re-Platforming
3 4 (19.05%) Enterprise Architecture
3 4 (19.05%) Project Management
3 4 (19.05%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (14.29%) Low Latency
4 3 (14.29%) Network Design
5 2 (9.52%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (9.52%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (9.52%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (9.52%) Presales
6 1 (4.76%) High Availability
6 1 (4.76%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Perl
1 1 (4.76%) Python
Qualifications
1 7 (33.33%) CCIE
1 7 (33.33%) CCNP
1 7 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (19.05%) CCDP
2 4 (19.05%) CCIE Data Center
2 4 (19.05%) CCIE Routing and Switching
2 4 (19.05%) CCIE Service Provider
2 4 (19.05%) CCSE
3 1 (4.76%) Degree
3 1 (4.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (57.14%) Cisco
2 7 (33.33%) Juniper
3 6 (28.57%) Palo Alto
4 4 (19.05%) CheckPoint
4 4 (19.05%) Citrix
4 4 (19.05%) Cognizant
4 4 (19.05%) F5
5 2 (9.52%) Arista
5 2 (9.52%) Meraki
6 1 (4.76%) VMware