The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank - - 28
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 0 0 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire - - 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category - - 2.90%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 4
Average salary - - £40,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -2.38%
Network Architecture
West Midlands

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
59 47 138
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 56.73% 57.32% 79.31%
Number of salaries quoted 49 31 90
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £30,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,250 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £47,500 £52,250
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Shropshire

Network Architecture
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) OPNET
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) F5
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) OSPF
1 1 (100.00%) BGP
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco Nexus
1 1 (100.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Network Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) Network Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) CSS
1 1 (100.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) Network Management
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (100.00%) Network Monitoring
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) OPNET
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Juniper
1 1 (100.00%) BMC
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) CheckPoint
1 1 (100.00%) Fortinet
1 1 (100.00%) Riverbed
1 1 (100.00%) SolarWinds
1 1 (100.00%) F5