The median annual salary for a Network Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

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

Network Architect
North West > Manchester
3 months to
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 197 179 179
Rank change year-on-year -18 0  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 16 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.38% 0.11% 0.089%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.39% 0.12% 0.092%
Number of salaries quoted 8 4 3
Manchester median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.12% +22.50%  
10th Percentile £59,875 £51,250 £44,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £72,500 £67,500
North West median annual salary £65,000 £61,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year +6.12% +22.50%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Manchester. 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
Manchester
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 4119 3432 3258
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 97.79% 98.11% 96.79%
Number of salaries quoted 13582 12221 12014
Manchester median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% -  
10th Percentile £24,000 £23,500 £23,500
90th Percentile £62,500 £58,750 £62,500
North West median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architect in Manchester

Network Architect
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Salary trend for Network Architect in Manchester

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architect in Manchester over the 3 months to 29 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architect in Manchester

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 Manchester region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 12 (66.67%) Presales
3 11 (61.11%) CCIE
3 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
5 7 (38.89%) WAN
6 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
7 5 (27.78%) Check Point Certification
7 5 (27.78%) CISSP
7 5 (27.78%) LAN
7 5 (27.78%) CCNP
7 5 (27.78%) CCSE
7 5 (27.78%) Wireless
7 5 (27.78%) Network Security
7 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
7 5 (27.78%) CCSM
7 5 (27.78%) GDPR
7 5 (27.78%) Cyber Essentials
7 5 (27.78%) IT Strategy
7 5 (27.78%) CCIE Security
8 4 (22.22%) CCIE Routing and Switching
8 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
8 4 (22.22%) Network Design
9 3 (16.67%) Finance
9 3 (16.67%) Juniper
9 3 (16.67%) FMCG
9 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
10 2 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
10 2 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
10 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure

Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 2 (11.11%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (11.11%) Office 365
1 2 (11.11%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (38.89%) WAN
2 5 (27.78%) LAN
2 5 (27.78%) Network Security
2 5 (27.78%) Wireless
3 2 (11.11%) BGP
3 2 (11.11%) DHCP
3 2 (11.11%) DNS
3 2 (11.11%) Firewall
3 2 (11.11%) Internet
3 2 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (11.11%) MPLS
3 2 (11.11%) Unified Communications
3 2 (11.11%) VoIP
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 1 (5.56%) Software-Defined Networking
General
1 3 (16.67%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 9 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (16.67%) FMCG
3 1 (5.56%) FlexPod
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (66.67%) Presales
2 5 (27.78%) IT Strategy
2 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
3 4 (22.22%) Network Design
4 3 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
5 2 (11.11%) Kalman Filter
5 2 (11.11%) Load Balancing
5 2 (11.11%) Malware Detection/Protection
5 2 (11.11%) Programme Delivery
5 2 (11.11%) Service Management
5 2 (11.11%) TOGAF
5 2 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
Qualifications
1 11 (61.11%) CCIE
1 11 (61.11%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CCIE Security
2 5 (27.78%) CCNP
2 5 (27.78%) CCSE
2 5 (27.78%) CCSM
2 5 (27.78%) Check Point Certification
2 5 (27.78%) CISSP
3 4 (22.22%) CCIE Routing and Switching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (27.78%) Cyber Essentials
1 5 (27.78%) GDPR
2 2 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 13 (72.22%) Cisco
2 6 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 3 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (5.56%) Aruba
4 1 (5.56%) F5
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) Meraki
4 1 (5.56%) Palo Alto
4 1 (5.56%) VMware
Manchester
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + £6500 CAR, BONUS, BENEFITS
Posted: 21 days ago