The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 221 224 217
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -7
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 24 11 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.38% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.46% 0.23% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 19 6 8
Average salary £50,000 £52,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.76% +23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £42,500 £42,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £81,250 £57,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £48,340
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.60%
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 South West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
5196 4792 4440
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 82.75% 82.27% 77.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4291 4044 3908
Average salary £40,000 £39,397 £39,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.53% +1.01%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £27,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £52,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in the South West

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Network Architecture Salary Histogram in the South West

Network Architecture
Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. 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
Gloucestershire +4 19 £50,000 +5.26%
Bristol -7 3 - - 1
Somerset +3 1 £20,000 -52.94%
Wiltshire - 1 £42,500 -
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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 19 (47.50%) Juniper
2 18 (45.00%) TCP/IP
2 18 (45.00%) DNS
2 18 (45.00%) Cisco
2 18 (45.00%) Information Security
3 17 (42.50%) Linux
3 17 (42.50%) LDAP
3 17 (42.50%) DHCP
3 17 (42.50%) FTP
3 17 (42.50%) SSL
3 17 (42.50%) Telnet
4 16 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 16 (40.00%) Firewall
4 16 (40.00%) Finance
4 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
5 15 (37.50%) Windows
5 15 (37.50%) VMware
6 13 (32.50%) SQL
7 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (30.00%) Network Security
8 10 (25.00%) HTTP
9 9 (22.50%) SMTP
9 9 (22.50%) Degree
10 8 (20.00%) Perl
10 8 (20.00%) CCNA
10 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
10 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
10 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
11 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
11 7 (17.50%) CESG

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South 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.

Applications
1 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (45.00%) TCP/IP
1 18 (45.00%) DNS
2 17 (42.50%) SSL
2 17 (42.50%) LDAP
2 17 (42.50%) DHCP
2 17 (42.50%) FTP
2 17 (42.50%) Telnet
3 16 (40.00%) Firewall
4 12 (30.00%) Network Security
5 10 (25.00%) HTTP
6 9 (22.50%) SMTP
7 5 (12.50%) Internet
8 4 (10.00%) MPLS
8 4 (10.00%) OSPF
8 4 (10.00%) BGP
8 4 (10.00%) IPv6
8 4 (10.00%) VPN
8 4 (10.00%) VoIP
8 4 (10.00%) LAN
8 4 (10.00%) 4G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
General
1 16 (40.00%) Finance
2 8 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 16 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 12 (30.00%) Lead Network Engineer
3 7 (17.50%) Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Technical Architect
4 5 (12.50%) Designer
5 4 (10.00%) Server Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Systems Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Lead Systems Engineer
7 2 (5.00%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.00%) Security Analyst
7 2 (5.00%) Network Technician
8 1 (2.50%) Test Engineer
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Infrastructure Architect
8 1 (2.50%) Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Junior
8 1 (2.50%) Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Junior Web Developer
8 1 (2.50%) Cisco Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Middleware
2 1 (2.50%) jQuery
2 1 (2.50%) REST
2 1 (2.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 1 (2.50%) HTML
2 1 (2.50%) CSS
2 1 (2.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) CESG
2 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.50%) Client/Server
3 2 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Linux
2 15 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (45.00%) Information Security
2 7 (17.50%) Service Delivery
3 6 (15.00%) SIEM
4 5 (12.50%) Project Management
5 4 (10.00%) Network Design
5 4 (10.00%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Capacity Management
5 4 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
5 4 (10.00%) Project Planning
5 4 (10.00%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.00%) Financial Modelling
6 3 (7.50%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) OO
7 2 (5.00%) SOA
7 2 (5.00%) BPR
7 2 (5.00%) OOA/OOD
7 2 (5.00%) Systems Analysis
7 2 (5.00%) Business Continuity
7 2 (5.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (32.50%) SQL
2 8 (20.00%) Bash Shell
2 8 (20.00%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) PHP
3 1 (2.50%) Java
3 1 (2.50%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 12 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 9 (22.50%) Degree
4 8 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (20.00%) CCNA
5 6 (15.00%) CCNP
6 5 (12.50%) CCDP
7 3 (7.50%) CCIE
8 2 (5.00%) MCSE
8 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (5.00%) DV Cleared
9 1 (2.50%) GIAC
9 1 (2.50%) CCSA
System Software
1 5 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.50%) Snort
Vendors
1 19 (47.50%) Juniper
2 18 (45.00%) Cisco
3 16 (40.00%) CheckPoint
4 15 (37.50%) VMware
5 4 (10.00%) Infoblox
5 4 (10.00%) F5
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
Bristol, Avon
University of the West of England
Salary: From £47,328 to £56,482 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago