The first table below looks at the demand 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 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Manchester region.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 173 183 171
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -12
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 7 3 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% 0.071% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.090% 0.17%
Number of salaries quoted 7 3 1
Average salary £32,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £55,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year
-4.54% +15.78%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Manchester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
3174 3346 2917
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 80.25% 79.16% 78.10%
Number of salaries quoted 2544 2901 2566
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £55,000 £54,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -
Network Architecture
North West

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 10 July 2014.

Network Architecture Salary Histogram in Manchester

Network Architecture
Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 10 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford - 1 £32,000 -
Network Architecture
North West

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 6 (42.86%) Windows
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
1 6 (42.86%) CCNP
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (35.71%) OSPF
2 5 (35.71%) Project Management
3 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
3 4 (28.57%) Change Management
3 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 4 (28.57%) VMware
3 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
3 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
3 4 (28.57%) Juniper
3 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (21.43%) MCP
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
4 3 (21.43%) MCSE
4 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
4 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
4 3 (21.43%) DHCP
4 3 (21.43%) SAN
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (21.43%) HP
4 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 3 (21.43%) DNS

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, 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 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
1 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) PaaS
1 2 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (35.71%) OSPF
2 3 (21.43%) BGP
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) DHCP
2 3 (21.43%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) MPLS
3 2 (14.29%) Internet
3 2 (14.29%) IPv4
3 2 (14.29%) IPv6
3 2 (14.29%) LAN
3 2 (14.29%) WAN
3 2 (14.29%) IKE
3 2 (14.29%) SNMP
3 2 (14.29%) TCP/IP
3 2 (14.29%) Wireless
3 2 (14.29%) IPsec
3 2 (14.29%) Multicast
3 2 (14.29%) BGP-4
3 2 (14.29%) EIGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (14.29%) Banking
1 2 (14.29%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Architect
2 3 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) Network Architect
2 3 (21.43%) IP Network Engineer
2 3 (21.43%) IP Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Solutions Architect
3 2 (14.29%) Applications Consultant
3 2 (14.29%) Consultant
4 1 (7.14%) IT Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (14.29%) XML
1 2 (14.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.14%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 6 (42.86%) Windows
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (21.43%) Windows 7
3 2 (14.29%) Windows 2000
3 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Project Management
2 4 (28.57%) Service Delivery
2 4 (28.57%) Change Management
2 4 (28.57%) Business Continuity
2 4 (28.57%) ITIL
3 3 (21.43%) Information Security
4 2 (14.29%) Data Management
4 2 (14.29%) Network Design
4 2 (14.29%) Business Development
4 2 (14.29%) BCP
4 2 (14.29%) Network Management
4 2 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (7.14%) Data Protection
5 1 (7.14%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) SQL
1 3 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 2 (14.29%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (42.86%) CCNP
1 6 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (21.43%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (21.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (21.43%) JNCIA
2 3 (21.43%) CCIP
2 3 (21.43%) CCNA
2 3 (21.43%) MCP
2 3 (21.43%) MCSE
3 2 (14.29%) CCIE
3 2 (14.29%) CCDP
4 1 (7.14%) SC Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) QA
System Software
1 4 (28.57%) Active Directory
1 4 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.14%) Hyper-V
2 1 (7.14%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Juniper
2 4 (28.57%) VMware
2 4 (28.57%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) HP
3 3 (21.43%) Citrix
4 1 (7.14%) Avaya
4 1 (7.14%) Veeam
4 1 (7.14%) F5