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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank 157 156 184
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +28
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 6 2 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.21% 0.064% 0.050%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.073% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 6 2 2
Average salary £60,000 £35,000 £52,375
Average salary % change year-on-year
+71.42% -33.17%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.96%
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
2576 2757 3368
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 89.63% 87.75% 84.84%
Number of salaries quoted 1586 1712 2216
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,650 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

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
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 29 April 2016. 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 - 4 £60,000 -
Edinburgh +10 2 £53,750 +53.57%
Network Architecture
UK

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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 6 (46.15%) WAN
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
1 6 (46.15%) Network Design
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
2 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 4 (30.77%) Windows
4 3 (23.08%) LAN
4 3 (23.08%) VoIP
4 3 (23.08%) WLAN
4 3 (23.08%) VPN
4 3 (23.08%) SSL
4 3 (23.08%) IPv4
4 3 (23.08%) Unix
4 3 (23.08%) CCNP
4 3 (23.08%) CISSP
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (23.08%) Process Management
4 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
4 3 (23.08%) MPLS
4 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
4 3 (23.08%) IPsec
4 3 (23.08%) Banking
4 3 (23.08%) Information Security
4 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
4 3 (23.08%) Network Security
4 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) Firewall
1 6 (46.15%) WAN
2 5 (38.46%) OSPF
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (23.08%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (23.08%) IPsec
3 3 (23.08%) IPv4
3 3 (23.08%) LAN
3 3 (23.08%) MPLS
3 3 (23.08%) Network Security
3 3 (23.08%) SSL
3 3 (23.08%) VoIP
3 3 (23.08%) VPN
3 3 (23.08%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (23.08%) WLAN
4 2 (15.38%) BGP
4 2 (15.38%) DPNSS
4 2 (15.38%) HSRP
4 2 (15.38%) IP Telephony
4 2 (15.38%) Wireless
General
1 3 (23.08%) Banking
2 2 (15.38%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Network Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Designer
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Designer
3 3 (23.08%) Network Technical Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Security Specialist
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Senior Technical Architect
3 3 (23.08%) Technical Architect
4 2 (15.38%) IT Architect
4 2 (15.38%) Penetration Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Security Penetration Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Security Tester
4 2 (15.38%) Tester
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Cisco Network Architect
5 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 2 (15.38%) CCTV
3 1 (7.69%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Unix
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Network Design
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (23.08%) Automated Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Continuous Improvement
3 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
3 3 (23.08%) Information Security
3 3 (23.08%) Manual Testing
3 3 (23.08%) Process Management
3 3 (23.08%) Service Delivery
3 3 (23.08%) Translating Business Requirements
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
4 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity Management
4 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 2 (15.38%) ITIL V2
4 2 (15.38%) Penetration Testing
4 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
4 2 (15.38%) Project Management
4 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
4 2 (15.38%) Service Management
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) CCNP
1 3 (23.08%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (23.08%) CISSP
1 3 (23.08%) SANS
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 2 (15.38%) CCDA
2 2 (15.38%) CCDP
2 2 (15.38%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) CCIE
3 1 (7.69%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Cisco
2 5 (38.46%) CheckPoint
3 3 (23.08%) F5
3 3 (23.08%) Palo Alto
4 2 (15.38%) Aruba
4 2 (15.38%) Fortinet
4 2 (15.38%) Juniper
4 2 (15.38%) Motorola
5 1 (7.69%) HP