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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 221 - 208
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 13 0 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.21% - 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% - 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 12
Average salary £52,500 - £43,500
90% offered a salary of more than £43,400 - £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 - £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
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
5049 4091 4325
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 81.21% 81.71% 75.65%
Number of salaries quoted 4117 3516 3805
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 18 September 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 18 September 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
Bristol - 8 - - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £55,000 - 1
Wiltshire - 1 £39,000 -
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 18 September 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 30 (66.67%) 4G
2 26 (57.78%) Erlang
3 21 (46.67%) Telecoms
4 16 (35.56%) SS7
4 16 (35.56%) TCAP
4 16 (35.56%) INAP
4 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (35.56%) SIGTRAN
5 10 (22.22%) Finance
6 7 (15.56%) CESG
6 7 (15.56%) Cisco
7 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
7 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing
8 5 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
8 5 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
8 5 (11.11%) Internet
8 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
8 5 (11.11%) VPN
8 5 (11.11%) LAN
9 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
9 4 (8.89%) Juniper
9 4 (8.89%) MPLS
9 4 (8.89%) CCDP
9 4 (8.89%) IPv6
9 4 (8.89%) CCNP
9 4 (8.89%) Project Management
9 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (8.89%) F5
9 4 (8.89%) Network Security
10 3 (6.67%) Data Protection

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (4.44%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) PaaS
1 1 (2.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (66.67%) 4G
2 16 (35.56%) SS7
2 16 (35.56%) TCAP
2 16 (35.56%) INAP
2 16 (35.56%) SIGTRAN
3 5 (11.11%) Internet
3 5 (11.11%) VPN
3 5 (11.11%) LAN
4 4 (8.89%) MPLS
4 4 (8.89%) IPv6
4 4 (8.89%) Network Security
5 3 (6.67%) DMVPN
5 3 (6.67%) Firewall
5 3 (6.67%) IPsec
5 3 (6.67%) OSPF
5 3 (6.67%) BGP
5 3 (6.67%) VoIP
6 2 (4.44%) SNMP
6 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.44%) SAN
General
1 21 (46.67%) Telecoms
2 10 (22.22%) Finance
3 1 (2.22%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 24 (53.33%) Designer
2 8 (17.78%) Architect
3 6 (13.33%) Developer
3 6 (13.33%) Senior Developer
4 4 (8.89%) Technical Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Network Engineer
5 3 (6.67%) Network Architect
5 3 (6.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.44%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Network Technical Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Test Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Integration Engineer
7 1 (2.22%) Cisco Architect
7 1 (2.22%) Test and Integration Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.67%) Middleware
2 2 (4.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) CESG
2 4 (8.89%) Client/Server
3 3 (6.67%) Data Protection Act
4 2 (4.44%) Streaming Video
4 2 (4.44%) Clustering
4 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.44%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.22%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 2 (4.44%) Windows
1 2 (4.44%) Linux
1 2 (4.44%) Debian
1 2 (4.44%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (13.33%) Load Balancing
3 5 (11.11%) Financial Modelling
3 5 (11.11%) Network Monitoring
4 4 (8.89%) Project Management
4 4 (8.89%) Disaster Recovery
5 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.67%) Network Management
5 3 (6.67%) Capacity Management
5 3 (6.67%) Business Continuity
5 3 (6.67%) Network Design
5 3 (6.67%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (6.67%) Project Planning
5 3 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
5 3 (6.67%) BPR
5 3 (6.67%) SOA
5 3 (6.67%) OOA/OOD
5 3 (6.67%) OO
6 2 (4.44%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 26 (57.78%) Erlang
2 2 (4.44%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 6 (13.33%) Security Cleared
2 5 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (8.89%) CCDP
3 4 (8.89%) CCNP
4 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
4 3 (6.67%) CCNA
5 2 (4.44%) MCSE
5 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (4.44%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (4.44%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.44%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 7 (15.56%) Cisco
2 4 (8.89%) Juniper
2 4 (8.89%) F5
3 3 (6.67%) Infoblox
3 3 (6.67%) CheckPoint
4 2 (4.44%) Red Hat
4 2 (4.44%) Microsoft
4 2 (4.44%) VMware
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
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