Period
to 23 April 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Technical Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

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

Network Technical Architect
UK
6 months to
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1175 1161 1271
Rank change year-on-year -14 +110 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technical Architect 18 18 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.010% 0.011% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.011% 0.006%
Number of salaries quoted 17 14 8
UK median annual salary £65,000 £71,250 £60,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -8.77% +17.28% -0.82%
10th Percentile £57,500 £51,875 £57,500
90th Percentile £140,000 £79,250 £76,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,250
% change year-on-year +8.33% -0.41% +0.42%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 170,982 165,350 196,339
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.46% 96.55% 96.60%
Number of salaries quoted 139,864 137,303 164,769
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% - +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,250 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £76,250
UK excluding London median annual salary £44,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +3.53% - +6.25%

Network Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Technical Architect in the UK

Network Technical Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Technical Architect in the UK

Network Technical Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Technical Architect over the 6 months to 23 April 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Technical Architect in the UK

Network Technical Architect
Top 6 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Technical Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 23 April 2018. 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
England -36 14 £65,000 -10.34%
UK excluding London -23 10 £65,000 +8.33%
South East -10 9 £65,000 +8.33%
London -20 4 £140,000 +93.10%
Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
North of England - 1 £60,000 -

Network Technical Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 April 2018, Network Technical Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring Network Technical Architect in the job title.

1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 17 (94.44%) CCIE
2 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
3 15 (83.33%) CCNP
3 15 (83.33%) Firewall
4 14 (77.78%) Palo Alto
5 13 (72.22%) Juniper
6 11 (61.11%) Wireless
6 11 (61.11%) CCNA
6 11 (61.11%) CCDA
6 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
7 10 (55.56%) Network Design
7 10 (55.56%) WAN
8 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
8 9 (50.00%) MPLS
8 9 (50.00%) JNCIP
9 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (44.44%) Network Security
9 8 (44.44%) Avaya
9 8 (44.44%) Cisco Wireless
10 7 (38.89%) Skype for Business
10 7 (38.89%) F5
10 7 (38.89%) Translating Business Requirements
10 7 (38.89%) CCDP
10 7 (38.89%) JNCIE
11 6 (33.33%) VPN
11 6 (33.33%) OSPF
12 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
12 5 (27.78%) CCSE
12 5 (27.78%) CCSA

Network Technical Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 (38.89%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 15 (83.33%) Firewall
2 11 (61.11%) Wireless
3 10 (55.56%) WAN
4 9 (50.00%) MPLS
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco ASA
5 8 (44.44%) Cisco Wireless
5 8 (44.44%) Network Security
6 6 (33.33%) OSPF
6 6 (33.33%) VPN
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco ISE
7 4 (22.22%) Cisco Nexus
7 4 (22.22%) IPsec
7 4 (22.22%) SSL
8 3 (16.67%) Cisco Firepower
8 3 (16.67%) LAN
8 3 (16.67%) WLAN
9 2 (11.11%) ATM
9 2 (11.11%) DWDM
9 2 (11.11%) SDH
9 2 (11.11%) VoIP
General
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (61.11%) Load Balancing
2 10 (55.56%) Network Design
3 7 (38.89%) Translating Business Requirements
4 5 (27.78%) Service Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Network Architecture
6 3 (16.67%) ITIL
6 3 (16.67%) Presales
7 2 (11.11%) ITIL V3
7 2 (11.11%) Matrix Organization
8 1 (5.56%) Change Management
8 1 (5.56%) Customer Requirements
8 1 (5.56%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (5.56%) Network Monitoring
8 1 (5.56%) PRINCE2
8 1 (5.56%) Resource Management
Qualifications
1 17 (94.44%) CCIE
1 17 (94.44%) Cisco Certification
2 15 (83.33%) CCNP
3 11 (61.11%) CCDA
3 11 (61.11%) CCNA
4 9 (50.00%) JNCIP
5 7 (38.89%) CCDP
5 7 (38.89%) JNCIE
6 5 (27.78%) CCSA
6 5 (27.78%) CCSE
7 2 (11.11%) CCDE
8 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (5.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.11%) SLA
Vendors
1 18 (100.00%) Cisco
2 14 (77.78%) Palo Alto
3 13 (72.22%) Juniper
4 9 (50.00%) CheckPoint
5 8 (44.44%) Avaya
6 7 (38.89%) F5
7 1 (5.56%) Capita
7 1 (5.56%) Meraki
7 1 (5.56%) Nortel
7 1 (5.56%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.56%) Tandberg