The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 29 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank 644 731 678
Rank change year-on-year
+87 -53
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 296 248 323
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.30% 0.22% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of salaries quoted 226 205 160
Median salary £52,500 £51,250 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+2.43% -6.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £34,250 £39,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £51,000
% change year-on-year
- -1.96%

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
86175 96499 101637
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 86.85% 85.48%
Number of salaries quoted 72066 78843 82351
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £48,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,000 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of job ads citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in 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 29 June 2016 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +93 281 £52,500 -4.54% 28
London +29 108 £55,000 +1.85% 7
South East +56 77 £50,000 - 12
East of England +41 32 £60,000 +9.09% 4
Berkshire +29 25 £57,500 -17.85% 1
West Midlands -12 25 £46,250 -2.63% 2
Hertfordshire +35 23 £52,500 -8.69% 1
Surrey +28 19 £45,000 -30.76% 4
Hampshire +13 19 £40,000 -27.27% 5
Guildford - 19 £45,000 - 2
South West +35 18 £52,500 +5.00% 2
Reading +30 17 £60,000 -9.09%
Yorkshire +24 17 £60,000 +69.01% 1
Southampton - 13 £40,000 - 4
South Yorkshire +31 11 £60,000 +70.21%
Birmingham -6 10 £47,500 -2.56% 2
Watford - 10 £51,250 -
City of London +53 9 £55,000 -18.51% 3
Bristol +27 9 £22,000 -58.09% 1
Telford -5 9 £37,500 -16.66%
Shropshire -12 9 £37,500 -16.66%
Hemel Hempstead +20 8 £70,000 +16.66%
Sheffield +30 7 £60,000 +70.21%
Buckinghamshire +27 7 £45,000 -10.00% 2
Feltham - 7 £52,500 -
Leeds +15 6 £55,000 -2.22% 1
Cambridgeshire +9 6 £75,000 +7.14% 2
West Yorkshire -5 6 £55,000 - 1
Cambridge - 6 £75,000 - 2
Bedfordshire +20 5 £60,000 +9.09% 1

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2016, IT jobs citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 246 (43.77%) Cisco
2 235 (41.81%) Firewall
3 184 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
4 152 (27.05%) Windows
5 140 (24.91%) VPN
6 137 (24.38%) CCNP
7 119 (21.17%) WAN
8 114 (20.28%) Telecoms
9 112 (19.93%) Data Centre
10 111 (19.75%) Network Design
11 109 (19.40%) CheckPoint
12 108 (19.22%) Network Security
13 107 (19.04%) Finance
14 104 (18.51%) CCNA
15 102 (18.15%) LAN
16 99 (17.62%) Juniper
17 95 (16.90%) MPLS
18 94 (16.73%) DNS
18 94 (16.73%) Linux
18 94 (16.73%) Cisco ASA
19 93 (16.55%) TCP/IP
20 92 (16.37%) CCIE
21 87 (15.48%) Information Security
22 84 (14.95%) Degree
23 83 (14.77%) Wireless
24 82 (14.59%) Microsoft
25 76 (13.52%) Cisco Nexus
26 75 (13.35%) OSPF
27 73 (12.99%) ITIL
28 71 (12.63%) F5

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 59 (10.50%) MS Exchange
2 30 (5.34%) IIS
3 18 (3.20%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (3.02%) Apache Pig
4 17 (3.02%) Skype for Business
5 12 (2.14%) nginx
6 8 (1.42%) CloudStack
6 8 (1.42%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.25%) BizTalk Server
8 6 (1.07%) OpenStack
9 4 (0.71%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.53%) Apache
10 3 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.53%) Documentum
10 3 (0.53%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (0.53%) Exstream Dialogue
10 3 (0.53%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2003
11 2 (0.36%) Tomcat
Applications
1 44 (7.83%) MS Excel
2 16 (2.85%) MS Office
3 2 (0.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 2 (0.36%) MS Project
4 1 (0.18%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (1.25%) Exstream
2 6 (1.07%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 38 (6.76%) Amazon AWS
2 25 (4.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (2.85%) SaaS
4 14 (2.49%) Office 365
5 5 (0.89%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.18%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 235 (41.81%) Firewall
2 140 (24.91%) VPN
3 119 (21.17%) WAN
4 108 (19.22%) Network Security
5 102 (18.15%) LAN
6 95 (16.90%) MPLS
7 94 (16.73%) Cisco ASA
7 94 (16.73%) DNS
8 93 (16.55%) TCP/IP
9 83 (14.77%) Wireless
10 76 (13.52%) Cisco Nexus
11 75 (13.35%) OSPF
12 56 (9.96%) BGP
12 56 (9.96%) SAN
13 54 (9.61%) VoIP
14 44 (7.83%) 3G
14 44 (7.83%) Cisco IOS
15 42 (7.47%) Ethernet
16 41 (7.30%) Internet
17 39 (6.94%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (6.94%) Hadoop
2 29 (5.16%) Apache Hive
3 26 (4.63%) Big Data
4 23 (4.09%) SQL Server
5 21 (3.74%) Data Warehouse
6 19 (3.38%) Data Mining
7 11 (1.96%) MySQL
8 8 (1.42%) MongoDB
9 7 (1.25%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.53%) OLTP
11 2 (0.36%) Aerospike
11 2 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
12 1 (0.18%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server 2012
12 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 31 (5.52%) Git (software)
2 25 (4.45%) Jenkins
3 18 (3.20%) JIRA
4 8 (1.42%) Subversion
5 6 (1.07%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.18%) RequisitePro
General
1 114 (20.28%) Telecoms
2 107 (19.04%) Finance
3 21 (3.74%) Marketing
4 15 (2.67%) Games
5 9 (1.60%) Advertising
5 9 (1.60%) Manufacturing
5 9 (1.60%) Retail
6 7 (1.25%) Banking
6 7 (1.25%) Legal
7 6 (1.07%) Electronics
8 4 (0.71%) Front Office
8 4 (0.71%) Law
9 3 (0.53%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.53%) Back Office
9 3 (0.53%) Publishing
10 1 (0.18%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.18%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.18%) Music Industry
10 1 (0.18%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 140 (24.91%) Network Engineer
2 105 (18.68%) Architect
3 55 (9.79%) Senior Network Engineer
4 51 (9.07%) Security Engineer
5 50 (8.90%) Analyst
6 46 (8.19%) Cisco Engineer
6 46 (8.19%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 46 (8.19%) Network Architect
7 37 (6.58%) Consultant
8 31 (5.52%) Support Engineer
9 28 (4.98%) Solutions Architect
10 26 (4.63%) Cloud Engineer
10 26 (4.63%) Network Security Engineer
10 26 (4.63%) Security Analyst
11 24 (4.27%) Developer
12 23 (4.09%) Linux Engineer
12 23 (4.09%) Network Manager
13 22 (3.91%) Security Architect
14 19 (3.38%) Ericsson Engineer
14 19 (3.38%) Senior Cisco Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (4.45%) 802.1X
2 21 (3.74%) SAML
3 12 (2.14%) .NET
3 12 (2.14%) Apache Flex
3 12 (2.14%) J2EE
4 11 (1.96%) Middleware
5 10 (1.78%) RabbitMQ
6 8 (1.42%) ActiveMQ
7 5 (0.89%) HTML
7 5 (0.89%) Web Services
8 4 (0.71%) CSS
8 4 (0.71%) jQuery
9 3 (0.53%) SOAP
10 2 (0.36%) HTML5
10 2 (0.36%) JSON
10 2 (0.36%) REST
10 2 (0.36%) RESTful
11 1 (0.18%) OpenID
11 1 (0.18%) RFC 2833
11 1 (0.18%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 112 (19.93%) Data Centre
2 43 (7.65%) Management Information System
3 40 (7.12%) Analytical Skills
4 23 (4.09%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.74%) PKI
6 16 (2.85%) Cyberthreat
7 15 (2.67%) Enterprise Storage
7 15 (2.67%) Private Cloud
7 15 (2.67%) Public Cloud
8 12 (2.14%) Client/Server
8 12 (2.14%) iPad
8 12 (2.14%) Security Operations Centre
9 9 (1.60%) Cybercrime
9 9 (1.60%) IPTV
9 9 (1.60%) Replication
10 8 (1.42%) Data Protection Act
10 8 (1.42%) DTV
11 7 (1.25%) Visualisation
12 6 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.07%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 152 (27.05%) Windows
2 94 (16.73%) Linux
3 49 (8.72%) Windows Server
4 33 (5.87%) Unix
5 23 (4.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (3.91%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (3.74%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (2.14%) Solaris
8 12 (2.14%) Windows 10
9 9 (1.60%) Windows 8
10 8 (1.42%) Android
10 8 (1.42%) Debian
11 5 (0.89%) Mac OS X
12 4 (0.71%) VMS
12 4 (0.71%) Windows 7
13 2 (0.36%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.18%) AIX
14 1 (0.18%) CentOS
14 1 (0.18%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (19.75%) Network Design
2 87 (15.48%) Information Security
3 73 (12.99%) ITIL
4 47 (8.36%) Agile Software Development
5 38 (6.76%) Mentoring
6 36 (6.41%) Network Management
6 36 (6.41%) Network Planning
6 36 (6.41%) Performance Tuning
6 36 (6.41%) SIEM
7 35 (6.23%) Cybersecurity
7 35 (6.23%) Penetration Testing
8 34 (6.05%) Security Testing
9 33 (5.87%) Network Monitoring
10 32 (5.69%) Load Balancing
11 31 (5.52%) High Availability
11 31 (5.52%) Project Management
11 31 (5.52%) Risk Analysis
12 30 (5.34%) Migration
13 29 (5.16%) MapReduce
13 29 (5.16%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 62 (11.03%) SQL
2 52 (9.25%) Java
3 19 (3.38%) Python
3 19 (3.38%) T-SQL
4 12 (2.14%) C#
5 10 (1.78%) C
6 6 (1.07%) C++
7 5 (0.89%) JavaScript
8 3 (0.53%) PHP
9 2 (0.36%) Shell Script
9 2 (0.36%) VB
9 2 (0.36%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.36%) VB6
10 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
10 1 (0.18%) Perl
Qualifications
1 184 (32.74%) Cisco Certification
2 137 (24.38%) CCNP
3 104 (18.51%) CCNA
4 92 (16.37%) CCIE
5 84 (14.95%) Degree
6 56 (9.96%) CCSP
7 52 (9.25%) CCSA
8 40 (7.12%) CISSP
8 40 (7.12%) Security Cleared
9 33 (5.87%) CCIP
9 33 (5.87%) Microsoft Certification
10 30 (5.34%) CCDP
11 28 (4.98%) CISM
12 27 (4.80%) SC Cleared
13 22 (3.91%) CCSE
14 17 (3.02%) CISA
14 17 (3.02%) MCSE
15 16 (2.85%) CCDA
15 16 (2.85%) MCSA
16 13 (2.31%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 61 (10.85%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (2.31%) SLA
3 8 (1.42%) PCI DSS
4 6 (1.07%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 4 (0.71%) COBIT
System Software
1 69 (12.28%) Active Directory
2 42 (7.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (3.38%) vSphere
4 10 (1.78%) ISA Server
4 10 (1.78%) Varnish
5 9 (1.60%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 8 (1.42%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (1.25%) Firmware
8 6 (1.07%) ProxySG
8 6 (1.07%) Samba
8 6 (1.07%) Squid
9 4 (0.71%) Snort
9 4 (0.71%) Virtual Machines
10 3 (0.53%) Hyper-V
11 2 (0.36%) Forefront TMG
12 1 (0.18%) UAG
12 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.18%) VMware Server
12 1 (0.18%) XenApp
12 1 (0.18%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 27 (4.80%) Puppet
2 26 (4.63%) Ansible
3 17 (3.02%) Opscode Chef
4 15 (2.67%) Salt
5 13 (2.31%) Cisco CUCM
6 12 (2.14%) ArcSight ESM
7 10 (1.78%) Nagios
8 9 (1.60%) Cisco UCCX
9 6 (1.07%) Cisco UCCE
10 5 (0.89%) AirWatch
10 5 (0.89%) EMC NetWorker
11 4 (0.71%) WSUS
12 3 (0.53%) FortiGate
12 3 (0.53%) Malwarebytes
12 3 (0.53%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (0.53%) OpenView
12 3 (0.53%) RSA Archer
12 3 (0.53%) RSA enVision
12 3 (0.53%) Tivoli
12 3 (0.53%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 246 (43.77%) Cisco
2 109 (19.40%) CheckPoint
3 99 (17.62%) Juniper
4 82 (14.59%) Microsoft
5 71 (12.63%) F5
6 62 (11.03%) VMware
7 35 (6.23%) Palo Alto
8 29 (5.16%) Citrix
8 29 (5.16%) HP
9 25 (4.45%) Red Hat
10 24 (4.27%) Ericsson
11 21 (3.74%) Avaya
12 20 (3.56%) Oracle
13 19 (3.38%) Nokia
14 18 (3.20%) Redback
15 14 (2.49%) Barracuda Networks
15 14 (2.49%) CA
15 14 (2.49%) Dell
15 14 (2.49%) SolarWinds
15 14 (2.49%) Stonesoft
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Significant bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: To £50k + 30% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Aberdeen
Lockheed Martin
Salary: Excellent Salary +Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Scotland
Lockheed Martin
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Genium Selection Limited
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Newbury
Capita plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Computer People
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Milton Keynes
Capita plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 7 days ago
Guildford
Capita plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car
Posted: 2 days ago
Fareham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
IT Connections
Salary: to £47,000 + Good Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham
Robert Walters UK
Salary: £70000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 15 days ago
Reigate
Capita plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Car
Posted: 19 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cambridge Assessment
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum plus excellent benefits and bonus package
Posted: 21 days ago
Greenwich
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 5 days ago
Southampton
Spectrum IT
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
Guildford
People Source Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
London
DCL Search & Selection
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedfordshire
Capita Internal Resourcing
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Jet2.com
Salary: Excellent
Posted: 9 days ago
Surrey (near Heathrow Airport)
Bankside Recruitment
Salary: Competitive Salary and benefits
Posted: 14 days ago