The median annual salary for a Network Technical Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

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
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 866 921 969
Rank change year-on-year +55 +48  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technical Architect 8 12 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.009% 0.012% 0.014%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.009% 0.013% 0.014%
Number of salaries quoted 7 7 12
Median salary £80,000 £65,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +23.07% +8.33%  
UK excluding London median salary £52,500 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -13.22% +0.83%  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies. 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
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 85825 93705 107053
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 95.96% 96.53% 96.58%
Number of salaries quoted 70199 79011 88244
Median salary £46,250 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -2.63% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £73,000 £70,000 £71,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Technical Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Technical Architect in the UK

Network Technical Architect
Top 5 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 3 months to 26 June 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
England +34 8 £80,000 +23.07% 1
London +25 6 £80,000 +23.07%
City of London - 4 £80,000 -
Coventry - 2 £52,500 -
West Midlands - 2 £52,500 -

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

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, Network Technical 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 featuring Network Technical Architect in the job title.

1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
2 6 (31.58%) Network Design
3 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
3 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (21.05%) MPLS
3 4 (21.05%) LAN
3 4 (21.05%) VoIP
3 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 4 (21.05%) Cisco
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (15.79%) Juniper
4 3 (15.79%) CCNP
4 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 3 (15.79%) Legal
4 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
4 3 (15.79%) Marketing
4 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
4 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (15.79%) IT Strategy
5 2 (10.53%) Presales
5 2 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (10.53%) Microservices
5 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
5 2 (10.53%) SDLC
5 2 (10.53%) DocumentDB
5 2 (10.53%) Data Lake

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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (10.53%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (10.53%) IaaS
2 2 (10.53%) PaaS
2 2 (10.53%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (63.16%) Firewall
2 4 (21.05%) LAN
2 4 (21.05%) MPLS
2 4 (21.05%) VoIP
2 4 (21.05%) WAN
3 3 (15.79%) VPN
4 2 (10.53%) DMZ
4 2 (10.53%) DNS
4 2 (10.53%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (10.53%) IPsec
4 2 (10.53%) Network Security
4 2 (10.53%) SAN
4 2 (10.53%) Software-Defined Networking
4 2 (10.53%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (10.53%) Big Data
1 2 (10.53%) Data Lake
1 2 (10.53%) DocumentDB
General
1 3 (15.79%) Legal
1 3 (15.79%) Marketing
2 1 (5.26%) Automotive
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Public Cloud
2 1 (5.26%) User Experience
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Network Design
2 4 (21.05%) Load Balancing
2 4 (21.05%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (15.79%) Customer Requirements
3 3 (15.79%) IT Strategy
3 3 (15.79%) ITIL
4 2 (10.53%) Microservices
4 2 (10.53%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (10.53%) Operations Management
4 2 (10.53%) Presales
4 2 (10.53%) SDLC
4 2 (10.53%) Security Architecture
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) Matrix Management
5 1 (5.26%) Programme Governance
5 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Bash Shell
1 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
1 2 (10.53%) Python
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) SC Cleared
1 3 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 2 (10.53%) CESG Certified Professional
3 1 (5.26%) CCIE
3 1 (5.26%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
1 2 (10.53%) NFS
2 1 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) FortiGate
1 2 (10.53%) OpenView
1 2 (10.53%) SCOM
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) CheckPoint
2 4 (21.05%) Cisco
3 3 (15.79%) Juniper
3 3 (15.79%) Palo Alto
4 2 (10.53%) Microsoft
4 2 (10.53%) New Relic
4 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
4 2 (10.53%) Splunk
5 1 (5.26%) Blue Coat
5 1 (5.26%) F5
5 1 (5.26%) Fortinet
5 1 (5.26%) HP