The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 163 169 152
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -17
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 3 4 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.090% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.10% 0.13% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 3 2 0
Average salary £70,000 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+55.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £51,125
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +2.68%
Network Architecture
UK

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2957 3119 2534
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 88.69% 83.51% 83.14%
Number of salaries quoted 1848 2026 1642
Average salary £45,000 £42,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.20%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £56,500 £60,000
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 Scotland

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Scotland

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Network Architecture Salary Histogram in Scotland

Network Architecture
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Glasgow - 2 £70,000 - 1
Aberdeen - 1 £50,000 -
Network Architecture
UK

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 3 (42.86%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (42.86%) Firewall
3 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (28.57%) F5
4 2 (28.57%) VPLS
4 2 (28.57%) Wireless
4 2 (28.57%) IPsec
4 2 (28.57%) Finance
4 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
4 2 (28.57%) RSVP
4 2 (28.57%) DWDM
4 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 2 (28.57%) IPv4
4 2 (28.57%) IPv6
4 2 (28.57%) LAN
4 2 (28.57%) WLAN
4 2 (28.57%) WAN
4 2 (28.57%) VPN
4 2 (28.57%) SSL
5 1 (14.29%) Windows
5 1 (14.29%) Solaris

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland 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 1 (14.29%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) SaaS
1 1 (14.29%) PaaS
1 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 3 (42.86%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (42.86%) Firewall
2 3 (42.86%) BGP
3 2 (28.57%) EIGRP
3 2 (28.57%) RSVP
3 2 (28.57%) VPLS
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) IPsec
3 2 (28.57%) LAN
3 2 (28.57%) WLAN
3 2 (28.57%) WAN
3 2 (28.57%) VPN
3 2 (28.57%) SSL
3 2 (28.57%) IPv4
3 2 (28.57%) IPv6
3 2 (28.57%) DWDM
3 2 (28.57%) MPLS
4 1 (14.29%) OSPF
4 1 (14.29%) VLAN
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Architect
1 3 (42.86%) Network Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Architect
3 1 (14.29%) IT Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Network Administrator
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Architect
3 1 (14.29%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Solaris
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) Disaster Recovery
1 3 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
2 1 (14.29%) Network Design
2 1 (14.29%) SOA
2 1 (14.29%) BPR
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) CCNP
1 3 (42.86%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (14.29%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Cisco
2 3 (42.86%) Juniper
3 2 (28.57%) F5
4 1 (14.29%) Sun
4 1 (14.29%) HP
4 1 (14.29%) CheckPoint
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec
4 1 (14.29%) VMware