Period
to 21 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Technical Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1192 1214 1283
Rank change year-on-year +22 +69 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technical Architect 14 29 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.008% 0.015% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.008% 0.016% 0.009%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 17
UK median annual salary £65,000 £59,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.17% -15.71% +21.74%
10th Percentile £56,875 £56,250 £52,000
90th Percentile £75,000 £72,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.07% -3.33% +9.09%

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 173309 182267 209632
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.79% 96.49% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 139088 152628 174119
UK median annual salary £48,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +1.05% +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,250
90th Percentile £78,750 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,500
% change year-on-year - +4.94% +1.25%

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 21 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Technical Architect in the UK

Network Technical Architect
Top 7 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 21 November 2017. 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 +8 12 £65,000 +11.11% 2
UK excluding London +9 9 £65,000 +12.07% 2
South East +35 6 £65,000 +12.07% 1
London +23 3 £75,000 +15.38%
Midlands - 2 £52,500 - 1
West Midlands - 2 £52,500 - 1
East of England -1 1 £65,000 +8.33%

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

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 8 (57.14%) CCIE
2 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (57.14%) Juniper
3 7 (50.00%) Network Design
3 7 (50.00%) Firewall
4 6 (42.86%) MPLS
4 6 (42.86%) OSPF
4 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 6 (42.86%) JNCIP
5 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
5 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
5 5 (35.71%) CCNP
5 5 (35.71%) CCNA
5 5 (35.71%) CCDA
5 5 (35.71%) VoIP
5 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
5 5 (35.71%) Wireless
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
7 3 (21.43%) VMware
7 3 (21.43%) Frame Relay
7 3 (21.43%) IPsec
7 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
7 3 (21.43%) DWDM
7 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (21.43%) BGP
7 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
7 3 (21.43%) X.25
7 3 (21.43%) WLAN

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 3 (21.43%) Skype for Business
2 2 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (57.14%) WAN
2 7 (50.00%) Firewall
3 6 (42.86%) MPLS
3 6 (42.86%) OSPF
3 6 (42.86%) VPN
4 5 (35.71%) VoIP
4 5 (35.71%) Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) ATM
5 3 (21.43%) BGP
5 3 (21.43%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (21.43%) DWDM
5 3 (21.43%) EIGRP
5 3 (21.43%) Frame Relay
5 3 (21.43%) IPsec
5 3 (21.43%) LAN
5 3 (21.43%) SDH
5 3 (21.43%) SSL
5 3 (21.43%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (21.43%) WLAN
5 3 (21.43%) X.25
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) COM
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) Java EE
2 1 (7.14%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
2 2 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
2 2 (14.29%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.14%) Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (7.14%) Solaris
3 1 (7.14%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) Network Design
2 5 (35.71%) Load Balancing
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) ITIL V3
3 3 (21.43%) Matrix Organization
3 3 (21.43%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (14.29%) CRM
4 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (7.14%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (7.14%) High Availability
5 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
5 1 (7.14%) Open Source
5 1 (7.14%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.14%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (14.29%) Bash Shell
1 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
1 2 (14.29%) Python
2 1 (7.14%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (57.14%) CCIE
1 8 (57.14%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (42.86%) JNCIP
3 5 (35.71%) CCDA
3 5 (35.71%) CCNA
3 5 (35.71%) CCNP
4 3 (21.43%) CCDE
4 3 (21.43%) CCDP
4 3 (21.43%) JNCIE
5 2 (14.29%) CCSA
5 2 (14.29%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (21.43%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (14.29%) XenApp
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) Cisco
2 8 (57.14%) Juniper
3 5 (35.71%) CheckPoint
3 5 (35.71%) Palo Alto
4 3 (21.43%) Avaya
4 3 (21.43%) F5
4 3 (21.43%) Microsoft
4 3 (21.43%) VMware
5 2 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (14.29%) NetApp
5 2 (14.29%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (7.14%) IBM
6 1 (7.14%) Oracle