The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 97 88 66
Rank change year-on-year
-9 -22
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 1 7 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.097% 0.63% 1.44%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.12% 0.84% 1.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 8
Average salary - £45,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -25.00%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -6.81%
Network Architecture
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
864 831 631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 83.88% 75.27% 75.84%
Number of salaries quoted 733 712 570
Average salary £42,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £28,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Kent

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
2 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
2 6 (85.71%) TippingPoint
2 6 (85.71%) Change Management
2 6 (85.71%) Blue Coat
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Service Management
2 6 (85.71%) Tufin
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) LogLogic
2 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (71.43%) Multicast
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) SLA
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) TIBCO
3 5 (71.43%) Rendezvous
3 5 (71.43%) Bloomberg
3 5 (71.43%) Radianz
3 5 (71.43%) RMDS
3 5 (71.43%) Tradeweb
3 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
3 5 (71.43%) NetScout
3 5 (71.43%) Wireshark

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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.

Business Applications
1 5 (71.43%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
2 6 (85.71%) DNS
2 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 6 (85.71%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 5 (71.43%) Multicast
3 5 (71.43%) DHCP
3 5 (71.43%) TCP/IP
3 5 (71.43%) Wireshark
General
1 7 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (57.14%) Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Technical Consultant
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall Consultant
3 2 (28.57%) Firewall Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Cisco Engineer
3 2 (28.57%) Server Engineer
4 1 (14.29%) Firewall Specialist
4 1 (14.29%) Operations Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) Load Balancing
1 6 (85.71%) Change Management
1 6 (85.71%) ITIL
1 6 (85.71%) Service Management
2 3 (42.86%) Service Delivery
2 3 (42.86%) Risk Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (71.43%) SLA
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Juniper
1 7 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 6 (85.71%) TippingPoint
2 6 (85.71%) Blue Coat
2 6 (85.71%) Tufin
2 6 (85.71%) F5
2 6 (85.71%) LogLogic
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco
3 5 (71.43%) TIBCO
3 5 (71.43%) Bloomberg
3 5 (71.43%) Radianz
3 5 (71.43%) Tradeweb
3 5 (71.43%) SolarWinds
3 5 (71.43%) NetScout
Kent
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £55k - 60k per year + Car + Benefits
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