Period
to 22 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Network Technical Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 22 January 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
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 1146 1163 1271
Rank change year-on-year +17 +108 +12
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Technical Architect 21 16 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.012% 0.009% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.013% 0.010% 0.005%
Number of salaries quoted 17 11 10
UK median annual salary £65,000 £58,000 £63,750
Median salary % change year-on-year +12.07% -9.02% +15.91%
10th Percentile £57,500 £56,250 £53,550
90th Percentile £77,000 £77,500 £75,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £65,000 £58,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year +12.07% -3.33% +11.06%

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 166,671 168,389 201,510
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 96.10% 96.47% 96.59%
Number of salaries quoted 135,609 140,138 168,475
UK median annual salary £50,000 £47,500 £46,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.26% +3.26% +2.22%
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,000 £26,750
90th Percentile £80,000 £77,500 £75,900
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year - +2.41% +3.75%

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 22 January 2018.

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 6 months to 22 January 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 +21 17 £65,000 +12.07% 2
UK excluding London 0 13 £65,000 +12.07% 2
South East +13 12 £65,000 +12.07% 1
London -4 4 £75,000 +39.53%
East of England +8 1 £65,000 +8.33%

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

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 17 (80.95%) CCIE
2 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
3 16 (76.19%) Juniper
4 15 (71.43%) WAN
5 14 (66.67%) Firewall
6 13 (61.90%) Network Design
7 12 (57.14%) JNCIP
7 12 (57.14%) MPLS
7 12 (57.14%) CCNP
8 11 (52.38%) CCNA
8 11 (52.38%) CCDA
8 11 (52.38%) Load Balancing
8 11 (52.38%) Palo Alto
9 10 (47.62%) Wireless
10 9 (42.86%) OSPF
10 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
10 9 (42.86%) VPN
11 8 (38.10%) Avaya
11 8 (38.10%) Cisco Wireless
12 7 (33.33%) Skype for Business
12 7 (33.33%) F5
12 7 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
12 7 (33.33%) JNCIE
12 7 (33.33%) CCDP
13 6 (28.57%) WLAN
13 6 (28.57%) LAN
13 6 (28.57%) ITIL
14 5 (23.81%) Matrix Organization
14 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3

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 (33.33%) Skype for Business
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 15 (71.43%) WAN
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) MPLS
4 10 (47.62%) Wireless
5 9 (42.86%) OSPF
5 9 (42.86%) VPN
6 8 (38.10%) Cisco Wireless
7 6 (28.57%) LAN
7 6 (28.57%) WLAN
8 5 (23.81%) ATM
8 5 (23.81%) BGP
8 5 (23.81%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (23.81%) DWDM
8 5 (23.81%) EIGRP
8 5 (23.81%) Frame Relay
8 5 (23.81%) SDH
8 5 (23.81%) VoIP
8 5 (23.81%) Wi-Fi
8 5 (23.81%) X.25
8 5 (23.81%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (9.52%) SQL Server
General
1 5 (23.81%) Finance
2 4 (19.05%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (9.52%) COM
2 1 (4.76%) J2EE
2 1 (4.76%) Java EE
2 1 (4.76%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (4.76%) Solaris
3 1 (4.76%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) Network Design
2 11 (52.38%) Load Balancing
3 7 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
4 6 (28.57%) ITIL
5 5 (23.81%) ITIL V3
5 5 (23.81%) Matrix Organization
6 4 (19.05%) Network Architecture
7 2 (9.52%) CRM
7 2 (9.52%) Project Management
7 2 (9.52%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (4.76%) Change Management
8 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 1 (4.76%) High Availability
8 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Management
8 1 (4.76%) Open Source
8 1 (4.76%) PRINCE2
8 1 (4.76%) Programme Management
8 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
8 1 (4.76%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.76%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (80.95%) CCIE
1 17 (80.95%) Cisco Certification
2 12 (57.14%) CCNP
2 12 (57.14%) JNCIP
3 11 (52.38%) CCDA
3 11 (52.38%) CCNA
4 7 (33.33%) CCDP
4 7 (33.33%) JNCIE
5 5 (23.81%) CCDE
5 5 (23.81%) CCSA
5 5 (23.81%) CCSE
6 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
6 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (23.81%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (9.52%) XenApp
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Cisco
2 16 (76.19%) Juniper
3 11 (52.38%) Palo Alto
4 9 (42.86%) CheckPoint
5 8 (38.10%) Avaya
6 7 (33.33%) F5
7 3 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 3 (14.29%) VMware
8 2 (9.52%) Citrix
8 2 (9.52%) NetApp
8 2 (9.52%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (4.76%) IBM
9 1 (4.76%) Meraki
9 1 (4.76%) Nortel
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle
9 1 (4.76%) SolarWinds
9 1 (4.76%) Tandberg