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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 71 80 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 4 2 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 0.65% 0.26% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.76% 0.34% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 2 0
Average salary £22,000 £56,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-61.06% -
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-4.76% -4.54%
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 Staffordshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Staffordshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
525 583 536
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Staffordshire 85.23% 76.61% 81.83%
Number of salaries quoted 452 466 459
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 £28,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Staffordshire

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Staffordshire

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Staffordshire

Network Architecture
Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the Staffordshire region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
Stoke-on-Trent +6 2 £25,000 -55.75%
Network Architecture
West Midlands

Network Architecture
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Staffordshire

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 4 (44.44%) WAN
2 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 4 (44.44%) LAN
2 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 4 (44.44%) Games
3 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 3 (33.33%) MPLS
3 3 (33.33%) BGP
3 3 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
3 3 (33.33%) VPN
3 3 (33.33%) Juniper
3 3 (33.33%) UNIX
3 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
4 2 (22.22%) Information Security
5 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
5 1 (11.11%) Time Management
5 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
5 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
5 1 (11.11%) Regular Expression
5 1 (11.11%) Management Information System

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Staffordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Staffordshire 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 4 (44.44%) LAN
1 4 (44.44%) WAN
1 4 (44.44%) Internet
2 3 (33.33%) MPLS
2 3 (33.33%) BGP
2 3 (33.33%) Firewall
2 3 (33.33%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (33.33%) Ethernet
2 3 (33.33%) VPN
2 3 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
General
1 4 (44.44%) Games
2 3 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) Operations Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Security Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Information Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Network Manager
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Junior Information Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Network Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 3 (33.33%) Linux
2 3 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) E-Commerce
2 2 (22.22%) Information Security
2 2 (22.22%) Security Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
2 3 (33.33%) Juniper