The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Manchester 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 165 177 185
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 7 12 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.21% 0.31% 0.049%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.38% 0.060%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 2
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +13.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,250 £29,750 £35,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £65,000 £39,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -2.85%
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 Manchester region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2753 3171 3320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 83.83% 83.10% 80.86%
Number of salaries quoted 2263 2592 2877
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,500 £55,000
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 Manchester

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Manchester

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Manchester

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in Manchester

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

Network Architecture Salary Histogram in Manchester

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 12 (92.31%) WAN
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) Wireless
4 6 (46.15%) Migration
4 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (46.15%) BGP
5 5 (38.46%) MPLS
5 5 (38.46%) Windows
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) CCNP
6 4 (30.77%) CCNA
6 4 (30.77%) CCDA
6 4 (30.77%) VMware
6 4 (30.77%) SLA
6 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (30.77%) Network Design
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (30.77%) NX-OS
7 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
7 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) Network Security
7 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (23.08%) Internet
7 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 3 (23.08%) WLAN
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
8 2 (15.38%) DNS

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Manchester 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 2 (15.38%) MS Exchange
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (15.38%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (92.31%) WAN
2 9 (69.23%) Firewall
3 8 (61.54%) LAN
4 6 (46.15%) Wireless
4 6 (46.15%) BGP
5 5 (38.46%) MPLS
6 4 (30.77%) Cisco IOS
6 4 (30.77%) NX-OS
7 3 (23.08%) Network Security
7 3 (23.08%) Internet
7 3 (23.08%) VoIP
7 3 (23.08%) WLAN
7 3 (23.08%) VPN
8 2 (15.38%) DNS
8 2 (15.38%) DHCP
8 2 (15.38%) OSPF
8 2 (15.38%) EIGRP
8 2 (15.38%) SAN
8 2 (15.38%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (15.38%) HSRP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Network Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Design Engineer
2 4 (30.77%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Junior
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Network Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (15.38%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Network Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Designer
4 2 (15.38%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
4 2 (15.38%) Junior Network Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) IT Manager
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (15.38%) FlexPod
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
3 1 (7.69%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (7.69%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Migration
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 4 (30.77%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (30.77%) Network Design
3 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
4 2 (15.38%) Network Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) CRM
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) CCNP
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
2 4 (30.77%) CCDA
3 2 (15.38%) CCIE
3 2 (15.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (15.38%) NCDA
4 1 (7.69%) Degree
4 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (7.69%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (30.77%) SLA
2 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) Active Directory
1 2 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Cisco
2 4 (30.77%) VMware
3 2 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 2 (15.38%) Symantec
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
3 2 (15.38%) NetApp
3 2 (15.38%) Veeam
4 1 (7.69%) SolarWinds
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya