The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 590 636 646
Rank change year-on-year
+46 +10
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 321 246 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.23% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.28% 0.29%
Number of salaries quoted 236 181 185
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £40,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,250 £80,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
93849 86638 91621
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 81.98% 81.20% 79.06%
Number of salaries quoted 74909 71197 77439
Average salary £47,500 £47,500 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.26%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,500 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +3.75%

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 19 September 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 19 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
England +46 307 £55,000 - 34
London -19 110 £60,000 -7.69% 17
South East +3 90 £52,500 - 6
City of London +9 38 £60,000 -14.28% 10
Berkshire +3 37 £63,000 +22.92% 3
Reading +15 32 £63,000 -3.07% 3
Yorkshire -22 29 £50,000 +11.11% 4
West Midlands +8 28 £22,500 -59.09% 2
Leeds -12 27 £50,000 +11.11% 4
West Yorkshire -22 27 £50,000 +11.11% 4
East of England -17 21 £57,500 +43.75% 2
Surrey +13 19 £43,500 -3.33% 2
Staffordshire - 17 £19,000 - 1
Stoke-on-Trent - 17 £19,000 - 1
South West - 13 £52,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire +5 9 £52,500 -7.89%
Hampshire -15 8 £60,000 -7.69%
Bristol - 8 - - 1
Milton Keynes - 7 £52,500 -
Essex +10 6 £42,500 -
Luton 0 6 £61,250 +6.52%
Bedfordshire -11 6 £61,250 +6.52%
Warwickshire +11 5 £22,500 -59.09%
Basingstoke -3 5 £60,000 +14.28%
Hertfordshire -7 5 £32,500 -31.57% 2
North West -22 5 £52,500 +28.04%
Coventry - 5 £52,500 -
Basildon - 5 £42,500 -
Cambridgeshire -3 4 £62,500 +56.25%
Cambridge -10 4 £62,500 +56.25%

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 213 (31.98%) Telecoms
2 197 (29.58%) Cisco
3 164 (24.62%) 4G
4 159 (23.87%) Firewall
5 158 (23.72%) Cisco Certification
6 131 (19.67%) Windows
7 126 (18.92%) WAN
8 121 (18.17%) CCNP
9 112 (16.82%) MPLS
10 111 (16.67%) Erlang
11 110 (16.52%) Finance
11 110 (16.52%) LAN
12 101 (15.17%) Project Management
13 99 (14.86%) Network Security
14 98 (14.71%) SS7
15 95 (14.26%) Degree
16 92 (13.81%) Linux
16 92 (13.81%) TCP/IP
17 86 (12.91%) Network Design
18 80 (12.01%) SIGTRAN
19 79 (11.86%) BGP
19 79 (11.86%) TCAP
20 78 (11.71%) OSPF
21 77 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
22 73 (10.96%) Microsoft
23 72 (10.81%) VPN
23 72 (10.81%) Juniper
24 71 (10.66%) INAP
25 68 (10.21%) LTE
26 67 (10.06%) Internet

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 13 (1.95%) SharePoint
1 13 (1.95%) MS Exchange
2 9 (1.35%) Apache
3 7 (1.05%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.05%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 7 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (0.75%) CMS
5 3 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (0.45%) Lync
6 2 (0.30%) WebSphere
6 2 (0.30%) Drupal
6 2 (0.30%) WordPress
6 2 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.15%) IIS
7 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.15%) GroupWise
7 1 (0.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 33 (4.95%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.00%) MS Office
3 8 (1.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.75%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.75%) MS Project
5 3 (0.45%) PowerPivot
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 2 (0.30%) RMDS
2 1 (0.15%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 16 (2.40%) PaaS
2 7 (1.05%) IaaS
3 6 (0.90%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (0.60%) Office 365
4 4 (0.60%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 164 (24.62%) 4G
2 159 (23.87%) Firewall
3 126 (18.92%) WAN
4 112 (16.82%) MPLS
5 110 (16.52%) LAN
6 99 (14.86%) Network Security
7 98 (14.71%) SS7
8 92 (13.81%) TCP/IP
9 80 (12.01%) SIGTRAN
10 79 (11.86%) TCAP
10 79 (11.86%) BGP
11 78 (11.71%) OSPF
12 72 (10.81%) VPN
13 71 (10.66%) INAP
14 68 (10.21%) LTE
15 67 (10.06%) Internet
16 57 (8.56%) 3G
17 54 (8.11%) VoIP
18 48 (7.21%) DNS
19 47 (7.06%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (2.85%) MySQL
2 16 (2.40%) SQL Server
3 10 (1.50%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (1.35%) Relational Database
5 8 (1.20%) Oracle Database
5 8 (1.20%) Big Data
6 7 (1.05%) Informix
6 7 (1.05%) RDBMS
7 6 (0.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.60%) SQL Server 2005
9 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 3 (0.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 2 (0.30%) DB2
10 2 (0.30%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 1 (0.15%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.15%) FileMaker
Development Applications
1 12 (1.80%) Visual Studio
2 9 (1.35%) Git (software)
3 8 (1.20%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.05%) Hudson
4 7 (1.05%) Subversion
4 7 (1.05%) JIRA
5 6 (0.90%) Cucumber
5 6 (0.90%) Calabash
6 2 (0.30%) Gradle
7 1 (0.15%) LoadRunner
General
1 213 (31.98%) Telecoms
2 110 (16.52%) Finance
3 38 (5.71%) Banking
4 33 (4.95%) Games
5 22 (3.30%) Marketing
6 13 (1.95%) Retail
7 11 (1.65%) Billing
8 9 (1.35%) Multimedia
9 8 (1.20%) Investment Banking
10 7 (1.05%) Local Government
11 6 (0.90%) Front Office
12 5 (0.75%) Electronics
12 5 (0.75%) Legal
12 5 (0.75%) Advertising
12 5 (0.75%) German Language
13 4 (0.60%) Financial Institution
14 3 (0.45%) French Language
15 2 (0.30%) Dutch Language
15 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
16 1 (0.15%) Arabic Language
Job Titles
1 119 (17.87%) Architect
2 98 (14.71%) Network Engineer
3 90 (13.51%) Designer
4 80 (12.01%) Network Architect
5 78 (11.71%) Analyst
6 58 (8.71%) Consultant
7 53 (7.96%) Security Analyst
8 46 (6.91%) Network Manager
9 40 (6.01%) Developer
10 36 (5.41%) Senior Developer
11 35 (5.26%) Senior Network Engineer
12 34 (5.11%) Information Analyst
12 34 (5.11%) Information Security Analyst
13 25 (3.75%) Network Operator
14 23 (3.45%) Pre Sales Consultant
15 21 (3.15%) Architecture Manager
16 20 (3.00%) Senior Architect
16 20 (3.00%) Service Manager
17 18 (2.70%) Solutions Architect
17 18 (2.70%) Infrastructure Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.00%) Middleware
2 14 (2.10%) Web Services
3 13 (1.95%) RESTful
4 12 (1.80%) ZeroMQ
5 8 (1.20%) SOAP
5 8 (1.20%) Django
5 8 (1.20%) JSON
6 7 (1.05%) RabbitMQ
6 7 (1.05%) XML
7 6 (0.90%) FIX Protocol
8 5 (0.75%) Regular Expression
8 5 (0.75%) CSS
9 4 (0.60%) J2EE
9 4 (0.60%) LAMP
10 3 (0.45%) .NET
11 2 (0.30%) XSLT
11 2 (0.30%) Rendezvous
11 2 (0.30%) ServiceStack
12 1 (0.15%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 32 (4.80%) Management Information System
2 30 (4.50%) Computer Science
2 30 (4.50%) Analytical Skills
3 22 (3.30%) Mobile App
4 12 (1.80%) Data Protection Act
5 10 (1.50%) Smart Meter
5 10 (1.50%) Clustering
5 10 (1.50%) Economics
6 8 (1.20%) PKI
6 8 (1.20%) Equities
6 8 (1.20%) Enterprise Storage
7 7 (1.05%) IBM XIV
7 7 (1.05%) CESG
7 7 (1.05%) Replication
8 6 (0.90%) Fixed Income
8 6 (0.90%) Derivative
9 5 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (0.75%) Firmware
10 4 (0.60%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.60%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 131 (19.67%) Windows
2 92 (13.81%) Linux
3 61 (9.16%) UNIX
4 22 (3.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 18 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 13 (1.95%) CentOS
7 10 (1.50%) Fedora
8 9 (1.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (1.20%) AIX
9 8 (1.20%) Solaris
9 8 (1.20%) Windows 2000
10 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
11 4 (0.60%) Windows 7
12 2 (0.30%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.30%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.30%) SUSE
12 2 (0.30%) Debian
13 1 (0.15%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.15%) zOS
13 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (15.17%) Project Management
2 86 (12.91%) Network Design
3 77 (11.56%) Agile Software Development
4 53 (7.96%) Information Security
5 49 (7.36%) ITIL
6 46 (6.91%) Load Balancing
7 42 (6.31%) Change Management
8 34 (5.11%) Line Management
9 30 (4.50%) E-Commerce
10 29 (4.35%) Disaster Recovery
10 29 (4.35%) Penetration Testing
11 28 (4.20%) Business Continuity
12 27 (4.05%) Risk Analysis
13 26 (3.90%) Capacity Planning
13 26 (3.90%) Network Management
14 23 (3.45%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 23 (3.45%) Service Delivery
15 22 (3.30%) PRINCE2
16 19 (2.85%) Performance Management
16 19 (2.85%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 111 (16.67%) Erlang
2 66 (9.91%) SQL
3 30 (4.50%) Python
4 29 (4.35%) Shell Script
5 27 (4.05%) Perl
6 20 (3.00%) Bash Shell
7 17 (2.55%) C++
8 13 (1.95%) Java
9 11 (1.65%) C
10 10 (1.50%) AWK
10 10 (1.50%) Korn
10 10 (1.50%) Bourne shell
10 10 (1.50%) sed
11 9 (1.35%) PowerShell
12 8 (1.20%) PHP
13 3 (0.45%) T-SQL
13 3 (0.45%) JavaScript
13 3 (0.45%) Ruby
14 1 (0.15%) C#
Qualifications
1 158 (23.72%) Cisco Certification
2 121 (18.17%) CCNP
3 95 (14.26%) Degree
4 64 (9.61%) CCIE
5 48 (7.21%) CCNA
6 43 (6.46%) CCDP
7 38 (5.71%) CISSP
8 29 (4.35%) Security Cleared
9 26 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 25 (3.75%) Microsoft Certification
10 25 (3.75%) CCSP
11 24 (3.60%) SC Cleared
12 23 (3.45%) CCDA
13 16 (2.40%) MCITP
14 15 (2.25%) CCIP
15 13 (1.95%) CCSE
15 13 (1.95%) JNCIE
16 12 (1.80%) CCSA
17 10 (1.50%) MCSE
17 10 (1.50%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 23 (3.45%) PCI DSS
2 11 (1.65%) QA
3 6 (0.90%) COBIT
4 5 (0.75%) COSO
5 4 (0.60%) SLA
6 2 (0.30%) GCP
6 2 (0.30%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.15%) BS25999
System Software
1 48 (7.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.45%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.95%) vSphere
4 8 (1.20%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.05%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 7 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 7 (1.05%) Terminal Services
6 3 (0.45%) ISA Server
6 3 (0.45%) XenApp
6 3 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
7 2 (0.30%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.15%) UAG
Systems Management
1 10 (1.50%) YUM
2 9 (1.35%) Puppet
3 7 (1.05%) Nagios
3 7 (1.05%) NetBackup
3 7 (1.05%) Cacti
3 7 (1.05%) SolarWinds Orion
3 7 (1.05%) Opsview
4 4 (0.60%) Cisco Prime
5 2 (0.30%) Cisco UCCE
5 2 (0.30%) Nessus
5 2 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.30%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (0.30%) ZABBIX
5 2 (0.30%) Vagrant
6 1 (0.15%) SCCM
6 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.15%) WSUS
6 1 (0.15%) OPNET
6 1 (0.15%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 197 (29.58%) Cisco
2 73 (10.96%) Microsoft
3 72 (10.81%) Juniper
4 55 (8.26%) VMware
5 48 (7.21%) CheckPoint
6 42 (6.31%) F5
7 27 (4.05%) Citrix
8 25 (3.75%) Red Hat
9 24 (3.60%) HP
10 18 (2.70%) Qualys
10 18 (2.70%) SolarWinds
11 17 (2.55%) Brocade
12 16 (2.40%) IBM
13 14 (2.10%) Veritas
14 13 (1.95%) Avaya
14 13 (1.95%) CA
15 12 (1.80%) SunGard
15 12 (1.80%) Oracle
16 11 (1.65%) Huawei
17 10 (1.50%) Riverbed
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 per annum + FE Car, Bonus + Bens
Posted: 8 hours ago
City of London
Bluefire Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + £2,400 out of hours + Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
London
Brampton Recruitment
Salary: From £17,000 to £21,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £35,000 to £62,000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
England
iKonnect
Salary: £60000 - £100000 per annum + Package
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hotfoot Recruitment
Salary: COMPETITIVE
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £48000 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
EXCELerate
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum £50k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum £60k & Bonus & Corporate Benefits Pa
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + 20% bonus + much more
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £95000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Hertfordshire
Hudson - London
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + car allowance + package
Posted: 7 days ago