The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 237 255 231
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -24
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 17 2 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.25% 0.027% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.033% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 11 2 7
Average salary £62,500 £41,125 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+51.97% +0.30%
UK excluding London average salary £56,250 £52,500 £51,125
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.68%
Network Architecture
England

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5777 6128 5466
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 85.90% 83.50% 79.74%
Number of salaries quoted 4790 4867 4629
Average salary £41,000 £40,000 £38,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.50% +5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in the North West

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

Network Architecture Salary Histogram in the North West

Network Architecture
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the North West region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015. 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
Manchester +14 14 £65,000 +118.48% 1
Cheshire +7 3 £19,000 -63.80%
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 16 (64.00%) LAN
2 16 (64.00%) WAN
2 16 (64.00%) Wireless
3 14 (56.00%) ITIL
3 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
4 12 (48.00%) Migration
5 11 (44.00%) Firewall
5 11 (44.00%) NX-OS
6 10 (40.00%) Network Security
6 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
7 9 (36.00%) Root Cause Analysis
8 6 (24.00%) Internet
8 6 (24.00%) VPN
8 6 (24.00%) CCNP
8 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
8 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
9 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
9 5 (20.00%) Juniper
9 5 (20.00%) CCIE
10 4 (16.00%) SAN
10 4 (16.00%) OSPF
10 4 (16.00%) BGP
10 4 (16.00%) EIGRP
10 4 (16.00%) VoIP
10 4 (16.00%) WLAN
10 4 (16.00%) Information Security
10 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (16.00%) Video Conferencing

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the North West 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (8.00%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (8.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (64.00%) LAN
1 16 (64.00%) WAN
1 16 (64.00%) Wireless
2 11 (44.00%) Firewall
2 11 (44.00%) NX-OS
3 10 (40.00%) Network Security
4 6 (24.00%) Cisco IOS
4 6 (24.00%) Internet
4 6 (24.00%) VPN
5 4 (16.00%) SAN
5 4 (16.00%) OSPF
5 4 (16.00%) BGP
5 4 (16.00%) EIGRP
5 4 (16.00%) VoIP
5 4 (16.00%) WLAN
5 4 (16.00%) Telepresence
5 4 (16.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (12.00%) HSRP
6 3 (12.00%) GLBP
6 3 (12.00%) VLAN
General
1 3 (12.00%) Finance
2 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (36.00%) Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Network Engineer
2 7 (28.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Network Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Network Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
2 7 (28.00%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 6 (24.00%) Architect
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (16.00%) Network Architect
5 3 (12.00%) Designer
5 3 (12.00%) Network Designer
6 2 (8.00%) Network Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Technical Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Consultant
6 2 (8.00%) Security Architect
6 2 (8.00%) Information Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 14 (56.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (8.00%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 12 (48.00%) Migration
3 9 (36.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 6 (24.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (16.00%) Information Security
6 3 (12.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (12.00%) Network Management
7 2 (8.00%) Cyber Security
7 2 (8.00%) Security Testing
7 2 (8.00%) Time Management
7 2 (8.00%) Project Management
8 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
8 1 (4.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (4.00%) Reverse Engineering
8 1 (4.00%) Penetration Testing
Qualifications
1 10 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (24.00%) CCNP
3 5 (20.00%) CCIE
3 5 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (8.00%) CISSP
5 1 (4.00%) CCNA
5 1 (4.00%) DV Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (4.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (4.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
Systems Management
1 2 (8.00%) Cisco LMS
2 1 (4.00%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 20 (80.00%) Cisco
2 5 (20.00%) Juniper
3 4 (16.00%) F5
4 3 (12.00%) VMware
5 2 (8.00%) CheckPoint
5 2 (8.00%) SolarWinds
6 1 (4.00%) HP
6 1 (4.00%) Dell
6 1 (4.00%) SonicWALL
6 1 (4.00%) Meru Networks
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