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 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 228 221 246
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +25
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 10 17 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 0.16% 0.25% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.19% 0.31% 0.10%
Number of salaries quoted 7 16 4
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £49,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -14.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £30,875 £36,500
10% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £63,750 £77,200
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -2.85%
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
5153 5567 5777
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the North West 84.57% 82.41% 79.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4115 4473 4870
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 £27,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £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 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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +12 7 £45,000 +5.88%
Cheshire - 2 £57,500 - 1
Merseyside +7 1 £45,000 -11.76% 1
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 22 (78.57%) WAN
2 21 (75.00%) Cisco
3 16 (57.14%) LAN
4 15 (53.57%) BGP
5 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
6 12 (42.86%) Firewall
7 11 (39.29%) Wireless
7 11 (39.29%) Windows
8 10 (35.71%) EIGRP
8 10 (35.71%) OSPF
9 9 (32.14%) MPLS
9 9 (32.14%) Network Security
10 8 (28.57%) Migration
10 8 (28.57%) VPN
10 8 (28.57%) DNS
10 8 (28.57%) DHCP
11 7 (25.00%) RIP
11 7 (25.00%) CCIE
11 7 (25.00%) VMware
12 6 (21.43%) Network Design
12 6 (21.43%) CCNP
12 6 (21.43%) CCNA
12 6 (21.43%) ITIL
13 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
13 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
13 5 (17.86%) IGRP
13 5 (17.86%) Project Management
13 5 (17.86%) SAN
13 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
13 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management

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

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Office
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 22 (78.57%) WAN
2 16 (57.14%) LAN
3 15 (53.57%) BGP
4 12 (42.86%) Firewall
5 11 (39.29%) Wireless
6 10 (35.71%) EIGRP
6 10 (35.71%) OSPF
7 9 (32.14%) MPLS
7 9 (32.14%) Network Security
8 8 (28.57%) VPN
8 8 (28.57%) DNS
8 8 (28.57%) DHCP
9 7 (25.00%) RIP
10 5 (17.86%) TCP/IP
10 5 (17.86%) IGRP
10 5 (17.86%) SAN
10 5 (17.86%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (17.86%) Wireshark
11 4 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
11 4 (14.29%) NX-OS
General
1 3 (10.71%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Network Engineer
2 7 (25.00%) Consultant
2 7 (25.00%) Network Consultant
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) Cisco Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Design Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Network Design Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Network Designer
5 3 (10.71%) Security Specialist
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Designer
6 2 (7.14%) Junior Network Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Network Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Engineering Manager
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Specialist
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Network Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Senior Consultant
6 2 (7.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (3.57%) EDI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.86%) Computer Science
2 4 (14.29%) Client/Server
3 3 (10.71%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.71%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (7.14%) FlexPod
Operating Systems
1 11 (39.29%) Windows
2 3 (10.71%) Linux
2 3 (10.71%) Mac OS X
2 3 (10.71%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (3.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (28.57%) Migration
2 6 (21.43%) Network Design
2 6 (21.43%) ITIL
3 5 (17.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (17.86%) Project Management
3 5 (17.86%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (14.29%) Information Security
4 4 (14.29%) Network Management
5 3 (10.71%) Cyber Security
5 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.71%) Coaching
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Infrastructure Management
5 3 (10.71%) Root Cause Analysis
5 3 (10.71%) Reverse Engineering
5 3 (10.71%) Digital Forensics
5 3 (10.71%) Load Balancing
5 3 (10.71%) Computer Security
6 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (10.71%) C
Qualifications
1 13 (46.43%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (25.00%) CCIE
3 6 (21.43%) CCNP
3 6 (21.43%) CCNA
4 5 (17.86%) Degree
5 4 (14.29%) CCDA
6 3 (10.71%) GCIH
7 2 (7.14%) NCDA
7 2 (7.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (3.57%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (3.57%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) SLA
2 1 (3.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (10.71%) Snort
2 2 (7.14%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) FortiGate
1 2 (7.14%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 21 (75.00%) Cisco
2 7 (25.00%) VMware
3 5 (17.86%) CheckPoint
3 5 (17.86%) Fortinet
4 4 (14.29%) Veeam
4 4 (14.29%) HP
5 3 (10.71%) LogRhythm
5 3 (10.71%) Splunk
6 2 (7.14%) SonicWALL
6 2 (7.14%) Symantec
6 2 (7.14%) NetApp
6 2 (7.14%) Dell
6 2 (7.14%) Citrix
6 2 (7.14%) Juniper
6 2 (7.14%) Microsoft
6 2 (7.14%) Meru Networks
7 1 (3.57%) Avaya
7 1 (3.57%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
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