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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 96 - 73
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 5 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 0.44% - 0.55%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.52% - 0.75%
Number of salaries quoted 4 0 3
Average salary £31,200 - £35,000
UK excluding London average salary £49,000 £57,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
-14.78% +35.29%
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
966 1050 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 85.04% 82.87% 72.74%
Number of salaries quoted 835 920 469
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £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 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 21 November 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 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
2 5 (83.33%) Multicast
3 4 (66.67%) Junos
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (66.67%) CCIE
3 4 (66.67%) CCNP
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) BGP
3 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (66.67%) Brocade
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
4 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
4 2 (33.33%) Change Management
4 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
4 2 (33.33%) Tufin
4 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
4 2 (33.33%) TippingPoint
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (33.33%) F5

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 1 (16.67%) RMDS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) Firewall
2 5 (83.33%) Multicast
3 4 (66.67%) Junos
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (66.67%) IP Telephony
3 4 (66.67%) Cisco IPT
3 4 (66.67%) MPLS
3 4 (66.67%) BGP
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (33.33%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (33.33%) DNS
5 1 (16.67%) DHCP
5 1 (16.67%) TCP/IP
5 1 (16.67%) Wireshark
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (66.67%) Architect
1 4 (66.67%) Network Engineer
1 4 (66.67%) Network Architect
2 1 (16.67%) Firewall Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Operations Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) Rendezvous
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
1 2 (33.33%) Change Management
1 2 (33.33%) Risk Management
1 2 (33.33%) Load Balancing
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) CCIE
1 4 (66.67%) CCNP
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) SLA
Systems Management
1 4 (66.67%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) Juniper
1 6 (100.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (83.33%) Cisco
3 4 (66.67%) Brocade
4 2 (33.33%) Blue Coat
4 2 (33.33%) TippingPoint
4 2 (33.33%) Tufin
4 2 (33.33%) F5
4 2 (33.33%) LogLogic
5 1 (16.67%) Tradeweb
5 1 (16.67%) SolarWinds
5 1 (16.67%) NetScout
5 1 (16.67%) TIBCO
5 1 (16.67%) Bloomberg
5 1 (16.67%) Radianz