Period
to 23 July 2017

The median annual salary for a Senior Network Architect was £72,500 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

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

Senior Network Architect
UK
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 1143 1229 1231
Rank change year-on-year +86 +2 +26
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Network Architect 29 31 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.016% 0.015% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.017% 0.016% 0.039%
Number of salaries quoted 24 28 75
UK median annual salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +11.54% - +14.04%
10th Percentile £53,625 £55,000 £55,000
90th Percentile £92,500 £82,875 £82,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £60,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.17% +5.26%

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 170266 195302 213660
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 96.00% 96.50% 96.55%
Number of salaries quoted 138590 164128 175213
UK median annual salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £26,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £77,500 £76,250 £75,000
UK excluding London median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +6.25% -

Senior Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Network Architect in the UK

Senior Network Architect
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Senior Network Architect in the UK

Senior Network Architect
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Senior Network Architect over the 6 months to 23 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Senior Network Architect in the UK

Senior Network 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 Senior Network Architect within the UK over the 6 months to 23 July 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 +84 29 £72,500 - 1
London +47 17 £75,000 -
UK excluding London +54 12 £60,000 -4.00% 1
South East +82 7 £60,000 -22.58%
East of England +27 2 - - 1
North of England - 2 £63,750 -
North West - 2 £63,750 -
Midlands +34 1 - -
East Midlands - 1 - -

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 2017, Senior Network 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 Senior Network Architect in the job title.

1 20 (68.97%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) Juniper
2 12 (41.38%) DHCP
2 12 (41.38%) DNS
2 12 (41.38%) Cisco IOS
2 12 (41.38%) Cisco Nexus
3 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (34.48%) Windows
3 10 (34.48%) Linux
3 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (31.03%) CCIE
5 8 (27.59%) CCNP
5 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
5 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
6 7 (24.14%) Network Architecture
6 7 (24.14%) Network Design
7 6 (20.69%) VMware
7 6 (20.69%) Finance
7 6 (20.69%) MPLS
7 6 (20.69%) Firewall
7 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
7 6 (20.69%) Dell
7 6 (20.69%) SAN
7 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
7 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
7 6 (20.69%) BGP
7 6 (20.69%) VPN
7 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 6 (20.69%) CentOS
7 6 (20.69%) F5

Senior Network 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:

Communications & Networking
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco IOS
1 12 (41.38%) Cisco Nexus
1 12 (41.38%) DHCP
1 12 (41.38%) DNS
2 6 (20.69%) BGP
2 6 (20.69%) Firewall
2 6 (20.69%) MPLS
2 6 (20.69%) NX-OS
2 6 (20.69%) SAN
2 6 (20.69%) VPN
3 5 (17.24%) LAN
3 5 (17.24%) WAN
4 4 (13.79%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (13.79%) EIGRP
4 4 (13.79%) FCoE
4 4 (13.79%) GLBP
4 4 (13.79%) HSRP
4 4 (13.79%) NetScaler
4 4 (13.79%) SSL
4 4 (13.79%) VRRP
General
1 6 (20.69%) Finance
2 3 (10.34%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.90%) Banking
3 2 (6.90%) Financial Institution
3 2 (6.90%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (13.79%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) Linux Command Line
2 3 (10.34%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.34%) Derivative
3 2 (6.90%) Hybrid Cloud
4 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (34.48%) Linux
1 10 (34.48%) Windows
2 6 (20.69%) CentOS
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2008
2 6 (20.69%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (13.79%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (34.48%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (24.14%) Network Architecture
2 7 (24.14%) Network Design
3 4 (13.79%) Boundary Protection
3 4 (13.79%) Project Management
3 4 (13.79%) Prototyping
3 4 (13.79%) Re-Platforming
3 4 (13.79%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (10.34%) Low Latency
5 2 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
5 2 (6.90%) Load Balancing
5 2 (6.90%) Network Monitoring
5 2 (6.90%) Network Optimisation
5 2 (6.90%) Presales
6 1 (3.45%) Migration
6 1 (3.45%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.45%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (34.48%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (31.03%) CCIE
3 8 (27.59%) CCNP
4 4 (13.79%) CCDP
4 4 (13.79%) CCIE Data Center
4 4 (13.79%) CCIE Routing and Switching
4 4 (13.79%) CCIE Service Provider
4 4 (13.79%) CCSE
4 4 (13.79%) Security Cleared
5 3 (10.34%) CCNA
6 2 (6.90%) CCDA
6 2 (6.90%) CCSA
6 2 (6.90%) SC Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.45%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (20.69%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.79%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (20.69%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 20 (68.97%) Cisco
2 12 (41.38%) Juniper
3 8 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 8 (27.59%) Palo Alto
4 6 (20.69%) CheckPoint
4 6 (20.69%) Dell
4 6 (20.69%) Dell Compellent
4 6 (20.69%) F5
4 6 (20.69%) Red Hat
4 6 (20.69%) VMware
5 4 (13.79%) Citrix
5 4 (13.79%) Cognizant
6 2 (6.90%) Arista
6 2 (6.90%) Meraki
7 1 (3.45%) Avaya
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