Period
to 17 October 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Technical Architect was £61,250 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 17 October 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
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1153 1179 1220
Rank change year-on-year +26 +41 +63
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technical Architect 6 10 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.004% 0.006% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.004% 0.006% 0.017%
Number of salaries quoted 4 7 19
UK median annual salary £61,250 £75,000 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -18.33% +25.00% -2.04%
10th Percentile £55,375 £58,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £76,375 £80,000 £65,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £58,750 £58,500
% change year-on-year +2.13% +0.43% -2.50%

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 157,752 168,024 185,269
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 95.95% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 127,078 134,582 155,346
UK median annual salary £50,000 £48,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.17% +1.05% +5.56%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £82,500 £78,750 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +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 17 October 2018.

Salary histogram for Network Technical Architect in the UK

Network Technical Architect
Top 9 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 17 October 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 +47 5 £62,500 -16.67% 1
UK excluding London +21 4 £60,000 +2.13% 3
London +42 2 £77,500 +3.33%
North of England - 2 £60,000 -
Midlands +26 1 £62,500 +19.05% 1
West Midlands +23 1 £62,500 +19.05% 1
North West - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £60,000 -
Scotland - 1 £57,500 - 2

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

For the 6 months to 17 October 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 5 (83.33%) Wireless
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) CCNP
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (33.33%) Presales
3 2 (33.33%) F5
3 2 (33.33%) Network Design
3 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
3 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
3 2 (33.33%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CCDP
4 1 (16.67%) HP
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Python
4 1 (16.67%) Juniper
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) ACCA

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 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (83.33%) Wireless
2 3 (50.00%) LAN
2 3 (50.00%) MPLS
2 3 (50.00%) WAN
3 2 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 1 (16.67%) BGP
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (16.67%) DHCP
4 1 (16.67%) DNS
4 1 (16.67%) IOS XR
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security
4 1 (16.67%) NX-OS
4 1 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
4 1 (16.67%) tcpdump
4 1 (16.67%) VPN
4 1 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (16.67%) Wireless Security
4 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
General
1 1 (16.67%) Finance
1 1 (16.67%) Local Government
1 1 (16.67%) Retail
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (16.67%) CMDB
2 1 (16.67%) Greenfield Project
2 1 (16.67%) Private Cloud
2 1 (16.67%) Public Cloud
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 2 (33.33%) Network Architecture
2 2 (33.33%) Network Design
2 2 (33.33%) Presales
2 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
3 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (16.67%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (16.67%) Change Control
3 1 (16.67%) Due Diligence
3 1 (16.67%) Network Monitoring
3 1 (16.67%) Problem Management
3 1 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Target Operating Model
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) CCNP
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (33.33%) CCIE
3 1 (16.67%) ACCA
3 1 (16.67%) CCDP
3 1 (16.67%) CCSA
3 1 (16.67%) CCSE
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIE
3 1 (16.67%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
Vendors
1 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 2 (33.33%) CheckPoint
2 2 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (16.67%) Aruba
3 1 (16.67%) HP
3 1 (16.67%) Infoblox
3 1 (16.67%) Juniper
3 1 (16.67%) Meraki
3 1 (16.67%) Palo Alto
3 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds