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 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Network Architecture
Rank 651 719 741
Rank change year-on-year
+68 +22
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 271 259 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.28% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.27% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 195 221 185
Median salary £50,000 £54,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.25% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £32,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £75,750 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £55,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-9.09% +4.76%

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
86057 95763 100141
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 87.87% 87.26% 85.38%
Number of salaries quoted 71845 78422 80737
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 £31,000
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 July 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 July 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 +30 241 £52,500 -4.54% 39
London +51 95 £52,500 -2.32% 17
South East +25 68 £50,000 -4.76% 9
East of England +44 37 £53,750 -2.27% 4
Hertfordshire +32 26 £50,000 -9.09% 3
Hampshire +21 21 £50,000 -9.09% 2
Berkshire +1 21 £45,000 -35.71% 2
Surrey +24 18 £48,750 -4.87% 3
Guildford - 17 £47,500 - 1
West Midlands -10 16 £45,000 +46.34% 2
Southampton - 15 £47,500 - 2
City of London +49 12 £55,000 -8.33% 5
South West +10 12 £60,000 +14.28% 1
Reading +9 12 £60,000 -11.11% 1
Croydon +2 12 £50,000 +19.04% 1
Yorkshire +31 11 £50,000 -13.04% 4
Scotland +20 11 £52,500 +5.00% 1
Watford - 11 £50,000 -
Hemel Hempstead +26 9 £70,000 +16.66%
South Yorkshire +13 9 £50,000 -47.36%
Birmingham -5 9 £50,000 -21.56% 1
Aberdeen +7 8 - -
Cambridgeshire +13 7 £48,500 -33.10%
Feltham +7 7 £52,500 +5.00%
Cambridge +1 7 £48,500 -15.65%
Sheffield +23 6 £60,000 -36.84%
Bedfordshire +19 6 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Dorset - 6 £60,000 - 1
Bournemouth - 6 £60,000 - 1
Uxbridge - 6 - - 3

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 July 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.

1 252 (43.15%) Cisco
2 245 (41.95%) Firewall
3 182 (31.16%) Cisco Certification
4 145 (24.83%) Windows
5 136 (23.29%) VPN
6 128 (21.92%) CCNP
7 123 (21.06%) WAN
8 114 (19.52%) Network Design
8 114 (19.52%) Data Centre
9 112 (19.18%) CCNA
10 110 (18.84%) Finance
11 109 (18.66%) CheckPoint
12 107 (18.32%) Telecoms
13 104 (17.81%) Network Security
14 102 (17.47%) Juniper
14 102 (17.47%) LAN
15 99 (16.95%) Degree
16 97 (16.61%) Linux
17 95 (16.27%) DNS
18 94 (16.10%) Wireless
19 91 (15.58%) MPLS
19 91 (15.58%) Cisco ASA
20 88 (15.07%) Microsoft
20 88 (15.07%) TCP/IP
21 81 (13.87%) CCIE
21 81 (13.87%) ITIL
22 77 (13.18%) Information Security
23 73 (12.50%) OSPF
24 71 (12.16%) VMware
25 70 (11.99%) Cisco Nexus

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 61 (10.45%) MS Exchange
2 34 (5.82%) IIS
3 22 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 17 (2.91%) Skype for Business
5 16 (2.74%) Apache Pig
5 16 (2.74%) nginx
6 10 (1.71%) SharePoint
7 7 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
7 7 (1.20%) OpenStack
8 5 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.68%) CloudStack
9 4 (0.68%) WebLogic
10 3 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 3 (0.51%) Documentum
10 3 (0.51%) Exstream Dialogue
10 3 (0.51%) WebSphere
11 2 (0.34%) Exchange Server 2003
12 1 (0.17%) Apache Solr
12 1 (0.17%) CMS
12 1 (0.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 46 (7.88%) MS Excel
2 29 (4.97%) MS Office
3 5 (0.86%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.51%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.34%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.20%) Exstream
2 6 (1.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 33 (5.65%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (3.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (2.91%) Office 365
4 16 (2.74%) SaaS
5 5 (0.86%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
6 1 (0.17%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 245 (41.95%) Firewall
2 136 (23.29%) VPN
3 123 (21.06%) WAN
4 104 (17.81%) Network Security
5 102 (17.47%) LAN
6 95 (16.27%) DNS
7 94 (16.10%) Wireless
8 91 (15.58%) Cisco ASA
8 91 (15.58%) MPLS
9 88 (15.07%) TCP/IP
10 73 (12.50%) OSPF
11 70 (11.99%) Cisco Nexus
12 61 (10.45%) SAN
13 56 (9.59%) VoIP
14 54 (9.25%) BGP
15 51 (8.73%) Cisco IOS
16 46 (7.88%) IPsec
17 40 (6.85%) SSL
18 39 (6.68%) 3G
19 38 (6.51%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (6.51%) Hadoop
2 30 (5.14%) SQL Server
3 28 (4.79%) Apache Hive
4 21 (3.60%) Big Data
5 20 (3.42%) Data Warehouse
6 17 (2.91%) Data Mining
7 11 (1.88%) MySQL
8 6 (1.03%) Aerospike
8 6 (1.03%) Apache Cassandra
8 6 (1.03%) Oracle Database
9 5 (0.86%) MongoDB
10 3 (0.51%) OLTP
11 1 (0.17%) NoSQL
11 1 (0.17%) Oracle Reports
11 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2008
11 1 (0.17%) SQL Server 2012
11 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 27 (4.62%) Git (software)
2 21 (3.60%) Jenkins
3 14 (2.40%) JIRA
4 4 (0.68%) Subversion
5 2 (0.34%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 1 (0.17%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.17%) RequisitePro
General
1 110 (18.84%) Finance
2 107 (18.32%) Telecoms
3 24 (4.11%) Marketing
4 16 (2.74%) Advertising
5 15 (2.57%) Games
6 9 (1.54%) Banking
6 9 (1.54%) Manufacturing
6 9 (1.54%) Retail
7 7 (1.20%) Legal
8 6 (1.03%) Electronics
8 6 (1.03%) Front Office
9 5 (0.86%) Back Office
10 4 (0.68%) Aerospace
10 4 (0.68%) Law
11 3 (0.51%) Publishing
12 1 (0.17%) Financial Institution
12 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
12 1 (0.17%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 146 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 102 (17.47%) Architect
3 62 (10.62%) Analyst
4 56 (9.59%) Senior Network Engineer
5 48 (8.22%) Cisco Engineer
5 48 (8.22%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 48 (8.22%) Security Engineer
6 41 (7.02%) Network Architect
7 37 (6.34%) Consultant
7 37 (6.34%) Security Analyst
7 37 (6.34%) Solutions Architect
8 31 (5.31%) Support Engineer
9 27 (4.62%) Network Security Engineer
10 25 (4.28%) Developer
11 22 (3.77%) Cloud Engineer
11 22 (3.77%) IT Architect
11 22 (3.77%) Senior Analyst
12 20 (3.42%) Linux Engineer
12 20 (3.42%) Senior Cisco Engineer
12 20 (3.42%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (4.45%) 802.1X
2 20 (3.42%) SAML
3 17 (2.91%) Middleware
4 13 (2.23%) .NET
5 12 (2.05%) Apache Flex
6 10 (1.71%) J2EE
7 6 (1.03%) RabbitMQ
8 5 (0.86%) jQuery
9 4 (0.68%) ActiveMQ
9 4 (0.68%) CSS
9 4 (0.68%) HTML
9 4 (0.68%) Web Services
10 2 (0.34%) HTML5
10 2 (0.34%) RESTful
10 2 (0.34%) SOAP
11 1 (0.17%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.17%) LEMP Stack
11 1 (0.17%) REST
11 1 (0.17%) RFC 2833
11 1 (0.17%) TAPI
Miscellaneous
1 114 (19.52%) Data Centre
2 44 (7.53%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.31%) Management Information System
4 26 (4.45%) Computer Science
5 21 (3.60%) PKI
6 15 (2.57%) Client/Server
7 13 (2.23%) Cyberthreat
8 12 (2.05%) iPad
8 12 (2.05%) Private Cloud
8 12 (2.05%) Security Operations Centre
9 11 (1.88%) Enterprise Storage
9 11 (1.88%) Public Cloud
10 10 (1.71%) Data Protection Act
10 10 (1.71%) Replication
11 9 (1.54%) Cybercrime
11 9 (1.54%) IPTV
12 8 (1.37%) Cyber Attack
12 8 (1.37%) Digital TV
13 7 (1.20%) ASIC
13 7 (1.20%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 145 (24.83%) Windows
2 97 (16.61%) Linux
3 55 (9.42%) Windows Server
4 34 (5.82%) Unix
5 23 (3.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 22 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 21 (3.60%) Windows Server 2008
8 12 (2.05%) Solaris
9 11 (1.88%) Windows 10
10 8 (1.37%) Android
10 8 (1.37%) Debian
10 8 (1.37%) Windows 8
11 5 (0.86%) CentOS
11 5 (0.86%) Windows 7
12 4 (0.68%) VMS
13 2 (0.34%) Apple iOS
13 2 (0.34%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.34%) Windows Phone
13 2 (0.34%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.17%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 114 (19.52%) Network Design
2 81 (13.87%) ITIL
3 77 (13.18%) Information Security
4 51 (8.73%) Agile Software Development
5 41 (7.02%) Network Management
5 41 (7.02%) Network Planning
6 38 (6.51%) Penetration Testing
6 38 (6.51%) Project Management
7 37 (6.34%) SIEM
8 36 (6.16%) Migration
9 35 (5.99%) Load Balancing
9 35 (5.99%) Network Monitoring
9 35 (5.99%) Risk Analysis
10 34 (5.82%) Service Delivery
11 33 (5.65%) Performance Tuning
12 32 (5.48%) Cybersecurity
13 31 (5.31%) Mentoring
14 30 (5.14%) Security Architecture
15 29 (4.97%) Security Testing
16 28 (4.79%) MapReduce
Programming Languages
1 65 (11.13%) SQL
2 49 (8.39%) Java
3 20 (3.42%) Python
4 19 (3.25%) T-SQL
5 13 (2.23%) C#
6 11 (1.88%) C
7 7 (1.20%) PHP
8 6 (1.03%) C++
8 6 (1.03%) Shell Script
9 5 (0.86%) Bash Shell
9 5 (0.86%) JavaScript
9 5 (0.86%) Perl
10 3 (0.51%) VB
11 2 (0.34%) VB.NET
11 2 (0.34%) VB6
12 1 (0.17%) Lisp
12 1 (0.17%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 182 (31.16%) Cisco Certification
2 128 (21.92%) CCNP
3 112 (19.18%) CCNA
4 99 (16.95%) Degree
5 81 (13.87%) CCIE
6 52 (8.90%) CCSP
7 50 (8.56%) CCSA
8 38 (6.51%) Security Cleared
9 33 (5.65%) CCIP
10 32 (5.48%) Microsoft Certification
11 30 (5.14%) CISSP
12 26 (4.45%) SC Cleared
13 21 (3.60%) CCDP
13 21 (3.60%) CCSE
13 21 (3.60%) CISM
14 16 (2.74%) MCSA
14 16 (2.74%) MCSE
15 13 (2.23%) CCDA
15 13 (2.23%) JNCIP
16 12 (2.05%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 56 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 14 (2.40%) SLA
3 9 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 4 (0.68%) COBIT
5 2 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.17%) JSP 440
System Software
1 63 (10.79%) Active Directory
2 49 (8.39%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (2.91%) ISA Server
3 17 (2.91%) vSphere
4 10 (1.71%) Varnish
5 9 (1.54%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 6 (1.03%) Firmware
7 6 (1.03%) ProxySG
8 4 (0.68%) Forefront TMG
8 4 (0.68%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.51%) Hyper-V
10 2 (0.34%) Samba
10 2 (0.34%) Squid
10 2 (0.34%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.17%) Snort
11 1 (0.17%) UAG
11 1 (0.17%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.17%) XenApp
11 1 (0.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (4.11%) Puppet
2 23 (3.94%) Ansible
3 14 (2.40%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (2.05%) ArcSight ESM
4 12 (2.05%) Salt
5 9 (1.54%) Cisco CUCM
5 9 (1.54%) Nagios
6 8 (1.37%) AirWatch
7 7 (1.20%) EMC NetWorker
8 5 (0.86%) Cisco UCCX
9 4 (0.68%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.68%) WSUS
10 3 (0.51%) Malwarebytes
10 3 (0.51%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (0.51%) OpenView
10 3 (0.51%) RSA Archer
10 3 (0.51%) RSA enVision
10 3 (0.51%) Tivoli
10 3 (0.51%) WhatsUp Gold
11 2 (0.34%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 252 (43.15%) Cisco
2 109 (18.66%) CheckPoint
3 102 (17.47%) Juniper
4 88 (15.07%) Microsoft
5 71 (12.16%) VMware
6 64 (10.96%) F5
7 34 (5.82%) Palo Alto
8 32 (5.48%) HP
9 28 (4.79%) Citrix
10 21 (3.60%) Avaya
11 20 (3.42%) Red Hat
12 19 (3.25%) Ericsson
12 19 (3.25%) Oracle
13 18 (3.08%) Nokia
14 14 (2.40%) Barracuda Networks
14 14 (2.40%) CA
14 14 (2.40%) Dell
14 14 (2.40%) Stonesoft
15 13 (2.23%) Redback
16 12 (2.05%) SolarWinds
Reading, Berkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £58K Plus 30% Bonus
Posted: 6 hours ago
South East London
Comtecs
Salary: £40000 - £45000 Per Annum Excellent Benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Opus IT Consulting
Posted: 11 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Cathcart Associates Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 6 hours ago
Newbury
Capita plc
Salary: £25000 - £35000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Glasgow
Capita plc
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Car
Posted: 20 hours ago
Liverpool, Merseyside
Robert Walters
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Wipro
Posted: Yesterday
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Opus IT Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Significant bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £22,000 to £25,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eligo Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £32000 - £35000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Capita plc
Salary: £35000 - £42000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £22000 - £26000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Uxbridge, Middlesex
Cognizant
Posted: 10 days ago
Hatfield, Hertfordshire
JM
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + car, bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Guernsey, Channel Isles
24/7 Recruitment
Salary: Up to £60k Basic Salary + 20% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
South East London
Stepstone
Salary: Competitive Salary plus 29 days holiday & Group Pension
Posted: 9 days ago
South East
Cognizant
Posted: 7 days ago
London
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Telford
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Car Allowance, Fantastic Benefits
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Surrey
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago
Hertfordshire
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £67000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 22 days ago