The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 29 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 118 - 113
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 3 0 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.17% - 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% - 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 2
Average salary £19,000 - £72,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.43%
Network Architecture
North 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 Cheshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Cheshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1493 1482 1361
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheshire 87.06% 83.26% 78.67%
Number of salaries quoted 1170 1163 1104
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,300 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +3.67%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Cheshire

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Cheshire

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in Cheshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2015.

Network Architecture Salary Histogram in Cheshire

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) RIP
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (71.43%) OSPF
1 5 (71.43%) BGP
1 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
2 3 (42.86%) ICMP
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) VRRP
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 3 (42.86%) FTP
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) SMTP
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 3 (42.86%) SonicWALL
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) iSCSI
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (42.86%) FortiGate

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2015, IT jobs across the Cheshire 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 5 (71.43%) LAN
1 5 (71.43%) WAN
1 5 (71.43%) RIP
1 5 (71.43%) OSPF
1 5 (71.43%) BGP
1 5 (71.43%) EIGRP
2 3 (42.86%) ICMP
2 3 (42.86%) VRRP
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) Wireless
2 3 (42.86%) Wireshark
2 3 (42.86%) TCP/IP
2 3 (42.86%) VPN
2 3 (42.86%) SMTP
2 3 (42.86%) SSL
2 3 (42.86%) SAN
2 3 (42.86%) iSCSI
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Fibre Channel
2 3 (42.86%) FTP
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Engineer
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Security Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Information Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
2 2 (28.57%) Network Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
1 2 (28.57%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Migration
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Information Security
2 2 (28.57%) Security Testing
2 2 (28.57%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (42.86%) CCNP
2 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 2 (28.57%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
2 3 (42.86%) SonicWALL
2 3 (42.86%) Meru Networks
3 2 (28.57%) CheckPoint
3 2 (28.57%) Fortinet