The first table below looks at the demand for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 574 679 693
Rank change year-on-year
+105 +14
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 377 204 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.31% 0.18% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.39% 0.23% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 187 143 175
Average salary £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.52% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,850 £33,400 £33,600
10% offered a salary of more than £75,500 £70,000 £80,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,750 £52,500 £45,000
% change year-on-year
-3.33% +16.66%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
97509 87535 96223
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.37% 78.84% 76.56%
Number of salaries quoted 78334 71800 81781
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -5.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.23%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Network Architecture
Salary Trend

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in the UK

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architecture over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 within the UK.

Network Architecture Salary Histogram in the UK

Network Architecture
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
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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
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Job
Vacancies
England +86 345 £57,500 +9.52% 41
London +38 145 £67,500 +16.37% 12
Hertfordshire +58 60 £50,500 -12.55% 12
East of England +13 60 £50,500 -11.40% 13
South East -25 53 £52,500 - 5
City of London +13 43 £65,000 +13.04% 5
South West +18 35 £60,000 +60.00% 7
Bristol +27 33 £53,750 +29.51% 7
Berkshire -4 27 £62,500 +19.04% 2
Yorkshire -20 25 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Reading +5 24 £63,750 +21.42% 2
West Yorkshire -8 24 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Leeds -3 22 £45,000 +100.00% 1
Borehamwood - 22 - - 4
West Midlands +11 16 £52,500 +10.52%
North West +5 15 £45,000 +28.57% 3
Hampshire -14 13 £40,000 -21.95%
Watford - 11 £50,500 -
Birmingham - 11 £51,000 -
Manchester +8 9 £42,500 +18.05% 2
Basingstoke +10 8 £47,500 -9.52%
Croydon - 7 £23,500 -
Surrey +2 5 £55,000 +22.22% 1
Kent -13 5 £60,000 - 1
Liverpool - 4 £51,000 -
Merseyside - 4 £51,000 -
South Wales +5 3 £62,500 +8.69%
Wales 0 3 £62,500 +8.69%
Staffordshire -1 3 £56,500 +41.25%
Stoke-on-Trent -5 3 £56,500 +41.25%

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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.

1 256 (36.62%) Telecoms
2 231 (33.05%) Cisco
3 191 (27.32%) Cisco Certification
4 187 (26.75%) Firewall
5 166 (23.75%) 4G
6 146 (20.89%) LAN
7 140 (20.03%) WAN
8 128 (18.31%) Erlang
9 126 (18.03%) Internet
10 119 (17.02%) TCP/IP
11 118 (16.88%) Windows
12 116 (16.60%) CCNP
13 95 (13.59%) Project Management
13 95 (13.59%) Network Design
14 92 (13.16%) MPLS
14 92 (13.16%) VPN
15 90 (12.88%) Juniper
16 89 (12.73%) Network Security
17 87 (12.45%) OSPF
18 85 (12.16%) ITIL
19 82 (11.73%) Microsoft
20 81 (11.59%) SS7
21 79 (11.30%) Finance
21 79 (11.30%) F5
22 78 (11.16%) CCIE
22 78 (11.16%) Load Balancing
23 73 (10.44%) INAP
24 69 (9.87%) BGP
24 69 (9.87%) SIGTRAN
25 67 (9.59%) DNS

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs within the UK 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 32 (4.58%) MS Exchange
2 22 (3.15%) WebSphere
3 13 (1.86%) SharePoint
4 12 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2003
4 12 (1.72%) Lync
5 7 (1.00%) WebLogic
6 5 (0.72%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 5 (0.72%) WebSphere Application Server
7 4 (0.57%) IIS
7 4 (0.57%) Apache
7 4 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (0.43%) Tomcat
8 3 (0.43%) GroupWise
9 2 (0.29%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.29%) WinCC
10 1 (0.14%) Liferay
10 1 (0.14%) Apache Pig
10 1 (0.14%) CMS
10 1 (0.14%) FileNet
Applications
1 40 (5.72%) MS Excel
2 5 (0.72%) MS Office
3 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (0.72%) RMDS
2 1 (0.14%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 15 (2.15%) PaaS
2 12 (1.72%) IaaS
3 4 (0.57%) Office 365
4 3 (0.43%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 187 (26.75%) Firewall
2 166 (23.75%) 4G
3 146 (20.89%) LAN
4 140 (20.03%) WAN
5 126 (18.03%) Internet
6 119 (17.02%) TCP/IP
7 92 (13.16%) MPLS
7 92 (13.16%) VPN
8 89 (12.73%) Network Security
9 87 (12.45%) OSPF
10 81 (11.59%) SS7
11 73 (10.44%) INAP
12 69 (9.87%) BGP
12 69 (9.87%) SIGTRAN
13 67 (9.59%) DNS
14 65 (9.30%) TCAP
15 58 (8.30%) DHCP
16 56 (8.01%) LTE
17 53 (7.58%) VoIP
18 51 (7.30%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (4.15%) SQL Server
2 18 (2.58%) DB2
3 9 (1.29%) Data Mining
4 6 (0.86%) MySQL
4 6 (0.86%) Oracle Reports
4 6 (0.86%) Relational Database
5 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (0.57%) SQL Server 2000
5 4 (0.57%) RDBMS
5 4 (0.57%) DTS
6 3 (0.43%) Oracle Database
6 3 (0.43%) Hadoop
6 3 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.29%) QlikView
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.29%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (0.29%) Crystal Reports
7 2 (0.29%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.29%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 5 (0.72%) JDeveloper
2 3 (0.43%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.43%) JIRA
2 3 (0.43%) Subversion
3 2 (0.29%) Maven
3 2 (0.29%) Selenium
3 2 (0.29%) Atlassian Bamboo
3 2 (0.29%) Visual Studio
3 2 (0.29%) JUnit
3 2 (0.29%) Eclipse
3 2 (0.29%) FishEye
3 2 (0.29%) Mockito
4 1 (0.14%) Hudson
4 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 256 (36.62%) Telecoms
2 79 (11.30%) Finance
3 47 (6.72%) Banking
4 33 (4.72%) Retail
5 26 (3.72%) Billing
6 15 (2.15%) Marketing
7 12 (1.72%) Local Government
8 8 (1.14%) Games
8 8 (1.14%) Legal
9 6 (0.86%) Electronics
10 5 (0.72%) Military
10 5 (0.72%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.57%) French Language
11 4 (0.57%) German Language
11 4 (0.57%) Advertising
12 3 (0.43%) Law
13 2 (0.29%) Publishing
13 2 (0.29%) Manufacturing
14 1 (0.14%) Financial Institution
14 1 (0.14%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 216 (30.90%) Architect
2 139 (19.89%) Network Architect
3 78 (11.16%) Analyst
4 75 (10.73%) Designer
5 58 (8.30%) Consultant
5 58 (8.30%) Network Engineer
6 44 (6.29%) Solutions Architect
7 41 (5.87%) Security Analyst
8 35 (5.01%) Developer
9 33 (4.72%) Senior Developer
10 32 (4.58%) Senior Test Engineer
10 32 (4.58%) Test Engineer
10 32 (4.58%) Network Analyst
11 30 (4.29%) Senior Integration Engineer
11 30 (4.29%) Test and Integration Engineer
11 30 (4.29%) Integration Engineer
12 27 (3.86%) Infrastructure Architect
13 23 (3.29%) Network Consultant
14 20 (2.86%) Security Consultant
15 19 (2.72%) Network Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (3.86%) Middleware
2 11 (1.57%) J2EE
3 6 (0.86%) .NET
4 5 (0.72%) Rendezvous
4 5 (0.72%) Oracle Fusion
5 4 (0.57%) JSON
5 4 (0.57%) Web Services
6 3 (0.43%) XML
6 3 (0.43%) HTML
6 3 (0.43%) SOAP
7 2 (0.29%) Spring
7 2 (0.29%) OAuth
7 2 (0.29%) Spring MVC
7 2 (0.29%) Spring Security
7 2 (0.29%) Django
7 2 (0.29%) jQuery
7 2 (0.29%) Hibernate
7 2 (0.29%) Struts
7 2 (0.29%) CSS
7 2 (0.29%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 32 (4.58%) Computer Science
2 18 (2.58%) Mainframe
2 18 (2.58%) Digital Media
3 16 (2.29%) Smartphone
4 12 (1.72%) Streaming Video
4 12 (1.72%) Firmware
5 11 (1.57%) Management Information System
5 11 (1.57%) IPTV
5 11 (1.57%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (1.29%) Clustering
6 9 (1.29%) PKI
7 7 (1.00%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.00%) Mathematics
8 6 (0.86%) Economics
8 6 (0.86%) Physics
8 6 (0.86%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (0.29%) Online Games
9 2 (0.29%) SCADA
9 2 (0.29%) Handset
9 2 (0.29%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 118 (16.88%) Windows
2 57 (8.15%) Linux
3 37 (5.29%) UNIX
4 21 (3.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (2.72%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
7 13 (1.86%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (0.72%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.57%) Windows XP
9 4 (0.57%) Windows 2000
10 3 (0.43%) Apple iOS
10 3 (0.43%) CentOS
11 2 (0.29%) Debian
11 2 (0.29%) AIX
11 2 (0.29%) Solaris
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.14%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (13.59%) Project Management
1 95 (13.59%) Network Design
2 85 (12.16%) ITIL
3 78 (11.16%) Load Balancing
4 52 (7.44%) Business Continuity
5 47 (6.72%) BCP
5 47 (6.72%) Network Management
5 47 (6.72%) Business Continuity Planning
6 42 (6.01%) Risk Analysis
7 40 (5.72%) Risk Management
8 35 (5.01%) System Testing
8 35 (5.01%) Stakeholder Management
9 34 (4.86%) Migration
10 32 (4.58%) Service Delivery
11 30 (4.29%) CRM
11 30 (4.29%) Change Management
12 29 (4.15%) E-Commerce
12 29 (4.15%) Root Cause Analysis
13 28 (4.01%) Demand Management
14 26 (3.72%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 128 (18.31%) Erlang
2 42 (6.01%) SQL
3 12 (1.72%) Java
4 7 (1.00%) C
5 5 (0.72%) Python
5 5 (0.72%) VB
6 4 (0.57%) PowerShell
6 4 (0.57%) VBScript
6 4 (0.57%) Perl
7 3 (0.43%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.43%) JavaScript
7 3 (0.43%) C++
7 3 (0.43%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.29%) Ruby
8 2 (0.29%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.14%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.14%) VBA
9 1 (0.14%) C#
9 1 (0.14%) PHP
9 1 (0.14%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 191 (27.32%) Cisco Certification
2 116 (16.60%) CCNP
3 78 (11.16%) CCIE
4 62 (8.87%) CCNA
5 42 (6.01%) Degree
6 40 (5.72%) Security Cleared
7 36 (5.15%) CCDP
7 36 (5.15%) SC Cleared
8 31 (4.43%) CCSP
9 29 (4.15%) CISSP
10 27 (3.86%) CCSA
11 19 (2.72%) CISA
12 12 (1.72%) CCSE
13 11 (1.57%) JNCIA
14 10 (1.43%) Microsoft Certification
15 9 (1.29%) JNCIE
16 8 (1.14%) CCIP
17 6 (0.86%) JNCIP
18 5 (0.72%) JNCIS
18 5 (0.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (3.15%) QA
2 13 (1.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.43%) SLA
4 3 (0.43%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 42 (6.01%) Active Directory
2 29 (4.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (2.29%) Terminal Services
4 14 (2.00%) Hyper-V
5 5 (0.72%) Snort
6 1 (0.14%) XenApp
6 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.14%) vSphere
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 3 (0.43%) Zenoss
2 3 (0.43%) Puppet
2 3 (0.43%) Nagios
3 2 (0.29%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (0.29%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
4 1 (0.14%) Cacti
4 1 (0.14%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (0.14%) SolarWinds Orion
4 1 (0.14%) WSUS
4 1 (0.14%) SCCM
4 1 (0.14%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 231 (33.05%) Cisco
2 90 (12.88%) Juniper
3 82 (11.73%) Microsoft
4 79 (11.30%) F5
5 66 (9.44%) CheckPoint
6 47 (6.72%) Citrix
7 43 (6.15%) VMware
8 38 (5.44%) Blue Coat
9 34 (4.86%) Oracle
10 25 (3.58%) SolarWinds
11 23 (3.29%) IBM
12 19 (2.72%) CA
12 19 (2.72%) Avaya
13 18 (2.58%) Nokia
14 14 (2.00%) TippingPoint
14 14 (2.00%) Red Hat
15 11 (1.57%) HP
15 11 (1.57%) McAfee
16 9 (1.29%) ArcSight
16 9 (1.29%) Nortel
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