The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 125 117 113
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 2 5 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 0.10% 0.29% 0.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.34% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 0 1 3
Average salary - £100,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +135.29%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -5.00%
Network Architecture
South West

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1639 1475 1307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 84.09% 86.16% 77.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1338 1209 1138
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £26,250
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Bristol

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (38.46%) Juniper
2 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
3 4 (30.77%) Infoblox
3 4 (30.77%) 4G
3 4 (30.77%) F5
3 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
3 4 (30.77%) DMVPN
3 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
3 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
3 4 (30.77%) Internet
3 4 (30.77%) MPLS
3 4 (30.77%) OSPF
3 4 (30.77%) BGP
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 4 (30.77%) Broadband
3 4 (30.77%) LAN
3 4 (30.77%) VoIP
3 4 (30.77%) VPN
3 4 (30.77%) Cisco
3 4 (30.77%) IPv6
3 4 (30.77%) Finance
3 4 (30.77%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
3 4 (30.77%) CCDP
3 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
3 4 (30.77%) Firewall
3 4 (30.77%) IPsec

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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.

Communications & Networking
1 4 (30.77%) 4G
1 4 (30.77%) DMVPN
1 4 (30.77%) Internet
1 4 (30.77%) MPLS
1 4 (30.77%) OSPF
1 4 (30.77%) BGP
1 4 (30.77%) Broadband
1 4 (30.77%) LAN
1 4 (30.77%) VoIP
1 4 (30.77%) VPN
1 4 (30.77%) IPv6
1 4 (30.77%) Firewall
1 4 (30.77%) IPsec
1 4 (30.77%) Network Security
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 4 (30.77%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Designer
1 4 (30.77%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Technician
3 1 (7.69%) Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) CESG
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Capacity Management
1 4 (30.77%) Network Monitoring
1 4 (30.77%) Project Management
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
1 4 (30.77%) Service Delivery
1 4 (30.77%) Network Design
1 4 (30.77%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
1 4 (30.77%) Project Planning
1 4 (30.77%) Load Balancing
2 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
2 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
2 1 (7.69%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (38.46%) Security Cleared
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
2 4 (30.77%) CCDP
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Juniper
2 4 (30.77%) Infoblox
2 4 (30.77%) F5
2 4 (30.77%) CheckPoint
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco