The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cardiff region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 57 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 2 0 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 0.33% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.41% - -
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 0
Average salary £60,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,000 £48,340
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +9.64%
Network Architecture
South Wales

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cardiff
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
486 392 283
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cardiff 79.02% 79.03% 66.12%
Number of salaries quoted 416 346 251
Average salary £35,000 £40,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.58% +15.71%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cardiff

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Cardiff

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Cardiff

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cardiff

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) Cisco
1 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
2 2 (66.67%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Network Design
3 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (33.33%) F5
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cardiff by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT jobs across the Cardiff 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 3 (100.00%) VPN
1 3 (100.00%) LAN
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) DHCP
2 2 (66.67%) FTP
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) IPv4
2 2 (66.67%) IPv6
2 2 (66.67%) Internet
3 1 (33.33%) MPLS
3 1 (33.33%) OSPF
3 1 (33.33%) BGP
3 1 (33.33%) EIGRP
3 1 (33.33%) Wireless
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Nexus
General
1 1 (33.33%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Architect
2 2 (66.67%) Network Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Network Architect
3 1 (33.33%) Senior Architect
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Network Design
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Load Balancing
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) CCIE
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Juniper
2 2 (66.67%) CheckPoint
3 1 (33.33%) F5