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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 169 182 186
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +4
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 11 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 0.31% 0.100% 0.097%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.12% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 6 4 3
Average salary £67,500 £29,750 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+126.89% -27.43%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £51,250
% change year-on-year
+4.76% +2.43%
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
3117 3340 3317
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Manchester 87.19% 83.33% 80.53%
Number of salaries quoted 2586 2715 2847
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 14 (73.68%) WAN
3 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (57.89%) Firewall
5 10 (52.63%) Wireless
5 10 (52.63%) LAN
5 10 (52.63%) ITIL
6 9 (47.37%) CCNP
6 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
7 7 (36.84%) NX-OS
7 7 (36.84%) Migration
8 6 (31.58%) Internet
8 6 (31.58%) MPLS
8 6 (31.58%) BGP
8 6 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
8 6 (31.58%) Network Security
8 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
9 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
9 5 (26.32%) CCIE
10 4 (21.05%) CCNA
10 4 (21.05%) CCDA
10 4 (21.05%) Juniper
10 4 (21.05%) VoIP
10 4 (21.05%) WLAN
10 4 (21.05%) VPN
10 4 (21.05%) SLA
10 4 (21.05%) Network Design
10 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
10 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
10 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Office
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 14 (73.68%) WAN
2 11 (57.89%) Firewall
3 10 (52.63%) Wireless
3 10 (52.63%) LAN
4 7 (36.84%) NX-OS
5 6 (31.58%) Internet
5 6 (31.58%) MPLS
5 6 (31.58%) BGP
5 6 (31.58%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (31.58%) Network Security
6 4 (21.05%) VPN
6 4 (21.05%) VoIP
6 4 (21.05%) WLAN
6 4 (21.05%) Telepresence
7 2 (10.53%) DHCP
7 2 (10.53%) DNS
7 2 (10.53%) SAN
7 2 (10.53%) OSPF
7 2 (10.53%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (10.53%) HSRP
General
1 1 (5.26%) Finance
1 1 (5.26%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (47.37%) Network Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Design Engineer
2 4 (21.05%) Network Architect
2 4 (21.05%) Network Design Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Network Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Network Analyst
3 3 (15.79%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Network Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Junior
4 2 (10.53%) Network Designer
4 2 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Consultant
4 2 (10.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) Junior Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) 802.1X
2 1 (5.26%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (47.37%) Data Centre
2 4 (21.05%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (15.79%) Windows
2 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
2 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (5.26%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (52.63%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Migration
3 6 (31.58%) Load Balancing
4 5 (26.32%) Root Cause Analysis
5 4 (21.05%) Network Design
6 2 (10.53%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (10.53%) Project Management
6 2 (10.53%) Network Management
7 1 (5.26%) Service Delivery
7 1 (5.26%) CRM
7 1 (5.26%) ERP
7 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (5.26%) Information Security
Qualifications
1 13 (68.42%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (47.37%) CCNP
3 5 (26.32%) CCIE
4 4 (21.05%) CCNA
4 4 (21.05%) CCDA
4 4 (21.05%) SC Cleared
4 4 (21.05%) Security Cleared
5 2 (10.53%) CISSP
6 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (5.26%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (21.05%) SLA
2 1 (5.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 18 (94.74%) Cisco
2 4 (21.05%) Juniper
2 4 (21.05%) F5
3 2 (10.53%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) SolarWinds
4 1 (5.26%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.26%) Avaya
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago