The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 151 173 143
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -30
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 19 10 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 0.58% 0.27% 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.67% 0.32% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 6 8 4
Average salary £45,000 £51,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.76% +13.33%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -2.85%
Network Architecture
West Yorkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Leeds
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2848 3149 2183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leeds 87.01% 86.34% 82.75%
Number of salaries quoted 2210 2544 1735
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,485 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.66% +6.25%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Leeds

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Leeds

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in Leeds

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the Leeds region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Network Architecture Salary Histogram in Leeds

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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 49 (81.67%) Cisco
2 37 (61.67%) CheckPoint
3 35 (58.33%) Load Balancing
4 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
5 24 (40.00%) CCNP
5 24 (40.00%) Firewall
5 24 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
6 22 (36.67%) MPLS
7 21 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 20 (33.33%) ITIL
9 17 (28.33%) WAN
10 16 (26.67%) LAN
11 14 (23.33%) TOGAF
11 14 (23.33%) CCSA
12 13 (21.67%) E-Commerce
12 13 (21.67%) VoIP
12 13 (21.67%) ITIL Certification
12 13 (21.67%) CCDP
12 13 (21.67%) CCSE
12 13 (21.67%) FWSM
12 13 (21.67%) Public Cloud
12 13 (21.67%) Riverbed
12 13 (21.67%) RESTful
12 13 (21.67%) F5
13 12 (20.00%) Incident Management
13 12 (20.00%) Business Continuity
13 12 (20.00%) OSPF
13 12 (20.00%) BGP
13 12 (20.00%) EIGRP
14 11 (18.33%) CCSP

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Leeds 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (10.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 24 (40.00%) Firewall
1 24 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 22 (36.67%) MPLS
3 21 (35.00%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (28.33%) WAN
5 16 (26.67%) LAN
6 13 (21.67%) VoIP
6 13 (21.67%) FWSM
7 12 (20.00%) OSPF
7 12 (20.00%) BGP
7 12 (20.00%) EIGRP
8 11 (18.33%) Network Security
9 7 (11.67%) SAN
10 5 (8.33%) DMVPN
10 5 (8.33%) Fibre Channel
10 5 (8.33%) 4G
10 5 (8.33%) VPLS
10 5 (8.33%) iSCSI
10 5 (8.33%) 3G
10 5 (8.33%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.67%) SQL Server
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 6 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (1.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 21 (35.00%) Architect
2 15 (25.00%) Network Architect
3 12 (20.00%) Analyst
4 11 (18.33%) Security Analyst
4 11 (18.33%) Network Analyst
4 11 (18.33%) Network Security Analyst
5 8 (13.33%) Cisco Network Specialist
5 8 (13.33%) Senior Network Specialist
5 8 (13.33%) Network Specialist
5 8 (13.33%) Cisco Specialist
6 7 (11.67%) Infrastructure Architect
6 7 (11.67%) Network Consultant
6 7 (11.67%) Consultant
7 4 (6.67%) Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Engineering Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
7 4 (6.67%) Network Manager
7 4 (6.67%) Network Engineering Manager
8 2 (3.33%) Network Engineer
8 2 (3.33%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (21.67%) RESTful
2 1 (1.67%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 13 (21.67%) Public Cloud
2 1 (1.67%) Statistics
2 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (11.67%) Windows
1 7 (11.67%) Linux
2 6 (10.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (1.67%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Load Balancing
2 20 (33.33%) ITIL
3 14 (23.33%) TOGAF
4 13 (21.67%) E-Commerce
5 12 (20.00%) Incident Management
5 12 (20.00%) Business Continuity
6 11 (18.33%) Trend Analysis
7 10 (16.67%) High Availability
7 10 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (8.33%) Business Continuity Planning
8 5 (8.33%) Network Design
8 5 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
8 5 (8.33%) BCP
8 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (8.33%) Project Management
9 4 (6.67%) Service Management
9 4 (6.67%) Fault Management
9 4 (6.67%) OpenUP
10 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
10 3 (5.00%) Coaching
Qualifications
1 28 (46.67%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (40.00%) CCNP
3 14 (23.33%) CCSA
4 13 (21.67%) ITIL Certification
4 13 (21.67%) CCDP
4 13 (21.67%) CCSE
5 11 (18.33%) CCSP
6 7 (11.67%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (11.67%) MCSE
7 4 (6.67%) CCIE
7 4 (6.67%) HP ASE
7 4 (6.67%) HP MASE
8 3 (5.00%) VCP5
8 3 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (5.00%) CCNA
8 3 (5.00%) CCDA
8 3 (5.00%) CISSP
8 3 (5.00%) MCSA
9 1 (1.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (1.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.00%) SLA
2 1 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 6 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (10.00%) Terminal Services
2 3 (5.00%) vSphere
2 3 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 49 (81.67%) Cisco
2 37 (61.67%) CheckPoint
3 13 (21.67%) Riverbed
3 13 (21.67%) F5
4 7 (11.67%) VMware
5 5 (8.33%) HP
6 4 (6.67%) Ericsson
6 4 (6.67%) Amdocs
7 1 (1.67%) Remedy