The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 88 97 89
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -8
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 2 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.21% 0.35% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.42% 0.37%
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 3
Average salary £52,500 £63,750 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +10.86%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £52,500 £51,125
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.68%
Network Architecture
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bedfordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
816 942 808
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 84.91% 81.84% 80.56%
Number of salaries quoted 722 790 735
Average salary £45,000 £45,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.09% +1.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the Bedfordshire region.

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Bedfordshire

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Architecture.

1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco
2 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (66.67%) Juniper
2 4 (66.67%) CCNP
2 4 (66.67%) CCDP
2 4 (66.67%) F5
3 3 (50.00%) Network Security
3 3 (50.00%) Degree
3 3 (50.00%) SDLC
3 3 (50.00%) HND
3 3 (50.00%) Network Design
4 1 (16.67%) Banking
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) VMware
4 1 (16.67%) SAN
4 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (16.67%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) AIX
4 1 (16.67%) Solaris
4 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (16.67%) SLA
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
4 1 (16.67%) Intel
4 1 (16.67%) Citrix
4 1 (16.67%) Java
4 1 (16.67%) Perl
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
4 1 (16.67%) SQL

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Network Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 3 (50.00%) Network Security
2 1 (16.67%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (16.67%) Oracle Database
General
1 5 (83.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Administrator
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) J2EE
1 1 (16.67%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
1 1 (16.67%) AIX
1 1 (16.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Network Design
1 3 (50.00%) SDLC
2 1 (16.67%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (16.67%) ITIL
2 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) Java
1 1 (16.67%) Perl
1 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) CCDP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (16.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (16.67%) XenApp
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco
1 4 (66.67%) Juniper
1 4 (66.67%) F5
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) VMware
2 1 (16.67%) Axway
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (16.67%) Intel
2 1 (16.67%) Citrix