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 6 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 655 654 650
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 245 277 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.24% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.28% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 206 155 185
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £71,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -7.27%

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
92395 97415 87605
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 84.57% 82.72% 80.79%
Number of salaries quoted 75495 78826 72238
Average salary £50,000 £48,500 £45,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £71,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

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 6 July 2015 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 6 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
England -3 228 £54,000 -1.81% 31
London -8 98 £52,000 -5.45% 16
South East +12 55 £50,000 -1.96% 5
West Midlands +7 21 £41,250 -19.11% 1
East of England -10 20 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Surrey +19 17 £65,000 +46.89% 2
Yorkshire +16 16 £45,250 -21.30% 1
Berkshire -1 15 £70,000 +33.33% 2
Hertfordshire -15 15 £55,000 -21.42%
City of London +14 14 £60,000 -14.28% 3
West Yorkshire +19 11 £55,000 -4.34% 1
North West -2 11 £53,750 +53.57% 1
Leeds +13 10 £56,250 -2.17% 1
Birmingham +5 9 £50,000 -1.96% 1
Croydon +11 8 £31,250 +32.97% 2
Manchester +2 8 £67,500 +101.49% 1
Rickmansworth -6 7 £55,000 -21.42%
Reading -7 7 £66,750 +6.80% 2
West Sussex +7 6 £42,500 -2.29%
Shropshire -1 6 £30,750 -
Hemel Hempstead -5 6 £60,000 -14.28%
Canary Wharf - 6 £80,000 -
Telford +2 5 £31,500 -
Hampshire -2 5 £40,000 -23.80%
South West -18 5 £47,500 -11.62% 3
East Sussex - 5 £28,000 -
Bedfordshire - 5 £55,000 -
Staffordshire +12 4 £22,000 -61.06%
Scotland +9 4 £50,000 +66.66%
Crawley - 4 £42,500 -

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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.

1 284 (53.69%) Cisco
2 214 (40.45%) Cisco Certification
3 189 (35.73%) WAN
4 187 (35.35%) Firewall
5 172 (32.51%) LAN
6 146 (27.60%) Windows
7 116 (21.93%) CCNP
8 109 (20.60%) Network Security
9 103 (19.47%) Data Centre
10 100 (18.90%) Microsoft
11 98 (18.53%) TCP/IP
12 97 (18.34%) ITIL
12 97 (18.34%) Telecoms
13 94 (17.77%) Degree
13 94 (17.77%) VPN
13 94 (17.77%) Juniper
14 87 (16.45%) VMware
15 84 (15.88%) BGP
16 78 (14.74%) VoIP
17 77 (14.56%) CCNA
17 77 (14.56%) SQL
17 77 (14.56%) MPLS
18 74 (13.99%) Cisco ASA
19 71 (13.42%) CheckPoint
19 71 (13.42%) Wireless
19 71 (13.42%) Network Design
20 70 (13.23%) OSPF
21 68 (12.85%) F5
22 66 (12.48%) VMware Infrastructure
23 65 (12.29%) Active Directory

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 61 (11.53%) MS Exchange
2 36 (6.81%) IIS
3 24 (4.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (2.27%) Lync
5 11 (2.08%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2007
7 7 (1.32%) SharePoint
8 6 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2013
9 5 (0.95%) Apache
10 4 (0.76%) Node.js
11 3 (0.57%) OpenStack
11 3 (0.57%) CloudStack
11 3 (0.57%) Drupal
11 3 (0.57%) WordPress
11 3 (0.57%) WebSphere
11 3 (0.57%) Joomla!
11 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
11 3 (0.57%) JBoss
11 3 (0.57%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 52 (9.83%) MS Office
2 45 (8.51%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.76%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.76%) InDesign
3 4 (0.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.38%) MS Project
5 1 (0.19%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.19%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (0.57%) Exstream
1 3 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.19%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 16 (3.02%) Amazon AWS
1 16 (3.02%) IaaS
2 15 (2.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (0.95%) PaaS
4 1 (0.19%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 189 (35.73%) WAN
2 187 (35.35%) Firewall
3 172 (32.51%) LAN
4 109 (20.60%) Network Security
5 98 (18.53%) TCP/IP
6 94 (17.77%) VPN
7 84 (15.88%) BGP
8 78 (14.74%) VoIP
9 77 (14.56%) MPLS
10 74 (13.99%) Cisco ASA
11 71 (13.42%) Wireless
12 70 (13.23%) OSPF
13 62 (11.72%) DNS
14 57 (10.78%) Cisco Nexus
15 54 (10.21%) EIGRP
16 51 (9.64%) Internet
17 44 (8.32%) SAN
18 41 (7.75%) VLAN
19 40 (7.56%) 3G
20 38 (7.18%) 2G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.65%) NoSQL
3 11 (2.08%) RavenDB
3 11 (2.08%) MongoDB
4 8 (1.51%) Oracle Database
5 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (1.32%) MS Access
5 7 (1.32%) SQL Anywhere
5 7 (1.32%) Sybase ASA
5 7 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (0.76%) FileMaker
6 4 (0.76%) MySQL
7 3 (0.57%) OLTP
7 3 (0.57%) OLAP
7 3 (0.57%) Oracle OLAP
7 3 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (0.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.38%) Redis
8 2 (0.38%) Big Data
8 2 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 17 (3.21%) Git (software)
2 7 (1.32%) Cucumber
2 7 (1.32%) Calabash
3 6 (1.13%) Gradle
4 5 (0.95%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (0.19%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 97 (18.34%) Telecoms
2 54 (10.21%) Finance
3 22 (4.16%) Retail
4 13 (2.46%) Banking
5 11 (2.08%) Games
6 5 (0.95%) Legal
6 5 (0.95%) Marketing
6 5 (0.95%) French Language
7 3 (0.57%) Billing
7 3 (0.57%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.57%) Advertising
7 3 (0.57%) Spanish Language
8 2 (0.38%) Aerospace
8 2 (0.38%) Electronics
9 1 (0.19%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.19%) German Language
9 1 (0.19%) Japanese Language
9 1 (0.19%) Front Office
9 1 (0.19%) Back Office
9 1 (0.19%) Military
Job Titles
1 152 (28.73%) Architect
2 101 (19.09%) Network Architect
3 92 (17.39%) Network Engineer
4 54 (10.21%) Consultant
5 45 (8.51%) Analyst
6 32 (6.05%) Support Engineer
7 30 (5.67%) Senior Network Engineer
8 28 (5.29%) Network Consultant
9 27 (5.10%) Technical Architect
10 24 (4.54%) Senior Network Architect
10 24 (4.54%) Senior Architect
11 21 (3.97%) 3rd Line Support
12 16 (3.02%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (2.84%) 2nd Line Support
13 15 (2.84%) Network Analyst
14 14 (2.65%) Network Support
15 13 (2.46%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 13 (2.46%) Security Analyst
15 13 (2.46%) Operations Engineer
16 12 (2.27%) Network Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (3.78%) RESTful
2 16 (3.02%) CSS
3 15 (2.84%) .NET
3 15 (2.84%) jQuery
4 13 (2.46%) XML
5 12 (2.27%) HTML
5 12 (2.27%) Ajax
6 11 (2.08%) WCF
7 7 (1.32%) Web Services
8 5 (0.95%) JTAPI
8 5 (0.95%) Middleware
8 5 (0.95%) TAPI
9 4 (0.76%) REST
9 4 (0.76%) XSLT
10 3 (0.57%) HTML5
10 3 (0.57%) Express
10 3 (0.57%) JSON
11 1 (0.19%) Application Packaging
11 1 (0.19%) FIX Protocol
11 1 (0.19%) OOXML
Miscellaneous
1 103 (19.47%) Data Centre
2 32 (6.05%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.65%) Clustering
4 13 (2.46%) Public Cloud
5 11 (2.08%) Computer Science
6 8 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
7 7 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
7 7 (1.32%) PMI
8 6 (1.13%) IPTV
8 6 (1.13%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 5 (0.95%) Mathematics
9 5 (0.95%) Online Games
9 5 (0.95%) BBC
10 4 (0.76%) Client/Server
10 4 (0.76%) Statistics
11 3 (0.57%) CCTV
11 3 (0.57%) DataPower
11 3 (0.57%) GIS
12 2 (0.38%) NHS
12 2 (0.38%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 146 (27.60%) Windows
2 52 (9.83%) Linux
2 52 (9.83%) Windows Server 2008
3 48 (9.07%) Windows Server 2003
4 43 (8.13%) Windows Server 2012
5 39 (7.37%) UNIX
6 34 (6.43%) Mac OS X
7 30 (5.67%) Windows XP
8 28 (5.29%) Windows 8
9 10 (1.89%) Mac OS
10 7 (1.32%) Windows 7
11 6 (1.13%) Solaris
12 5 (0.95%) AIX
12 5 (0.95%) zOS
13 4 (0.76%) SUSE
13 4 (0.76%) Apple iOS
13 4 (0.76%) Android
14 3 (0.57%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.57%) Debian
14 3 (0.57%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (18.34%) ITIL
2 71 (13.42%) Network Design
3 47 (8.88%) Information Security
4 45 (8.51%) Load Balancing
5 32 (6.05%) E-Commerce
6 31 (5.86%) Migration
7 28 (5.29%) Project Management
7 28 (5.29%) Penetration Testing
8 26 (4.91%) Capacity Planning
9 25 (4.73%) Network Monitoring
9 25 (4.73%) Disaster Recovery
10 23 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
11 22 (4.16%) Security Architecture
12 21 (3.97%) Vulnerability Management
13 20 (3.78%) WAN Optimisation
13 20 (3.78%) Business Analysis
14 18 (3.40%) Change Management
15 17 (3.21%) Business Continuity
15 17 (3.21%) Service Management
16 16 (3.02%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 77 (14.56%) SQL
2 22 (4.16%) JavaScript
3 12 (2.27%) C#
4 8 (1.51%) Shell Script
5 7 (1.32%) C
6 6 (1.13%) Java
6 6 (1.13%) Ruby
7 5 (0.95%) Bash Shell
7 5 (0.95%) R
7 5 (0.95%) Perl
7 5 (0.95%) T-SQL
8 4 (0.76%) Python
8 4 (0.76%) Korn
9 3 (0.57%) PowerShell
9 3 (0.57%) Jython
9 3 (0.57%) VBScript
9 3 (0.57%) VB
9 3 (0.57%) PHP
10 2 (0.38%) PL/SQL
10 2 (0.38%) C++
Qualifications
1 214 (40.45%) Cisco Certification
2 116 (21.93%) CCNP
3 94 (17.77%) Degree
4 77 (14.56%) CCNA
5 54 (10.21%) CCIE
6 45 (8.51%) CCDP
7 42 (7.94%) Security Cleared
8 34 (6.43%) SC Cleared
9 27 (5.10%) CISSP
9 27 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
10 25 (4.73%) CCSP
11 18 (3.40%) MCP
12 14 (2.65%) CCDA
12 14 (2.65%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (2.65%) CCSA
13 11 (2.08%) MCSE
14 10 (1.89%) HND
15 9 (1.70%) CCSE
16 8 (1.51%) PMI Certification
16 8 (1.51%) CNE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (5.10%) SLA
1 27 (5.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 17 (3.21%) PCI DSS
3 4 (0.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 3 (0.57%) BS25999
5 2 (0.38%) QA
6 1 (0.19%) JSP 440
System Software
1 66 (12.48%) VMware Infrastructure
2 65 (12.29%) Active Directory
3 22 (4.16%) ISA Server
4 13 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 12 (2.27%) VMware Server
6 9 (1.70%) vSphere
7 7 (1.32%) Forefront TMG
8 6 (1.13%) Terminal Services
9 5 (0.95%) XenApp
9 5 (0.95%) StorNext
10 3 (0.57%) pfSense
10 3 (0.57%) KVM
10 3 (0.57%) XenServer
10 3 (0.57%) Veritas Volume Manager
10 3 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.57%) Snort
10 3 (0.57%) Xen
11 2 (0.38%) VMware ESX
11 2 (0.38%) Firmware
12 1 (0.19%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (0.95%) Backup Exec
2 4 (0.76%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.57%) FortiGate
3 3 (0.57%) Cisco LMS
3 3 (0.57%) HP SIM
3 3 (0.57%) SCCM
3 3 (0.57%) SCOM
4 2 (0.38%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.38%) BMC PATROL
4 2 (0.38%) Iperf
4 2 (0.38%) HAProxy
5 1 (0.19%) ArcSight ESM
5 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (0.19%) WSUS
5 1 (0.19%) Nagios
5 1 (0.19%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.19%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.19%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 284 (53.69%) Cisco
2 100 (18.90%) Microsoft
3 94 (17.77%) Juniper
4 87 (16.45%) VMware
5 71 (13.42%) CheckPoint
6 68 (12.85%) F5
7 44 (8.32%) HP
8 32 (6.05%) Oracle
9 21 (3.97%) Riverbed
10 20 (3.78%) Fortinet
11 18 (3.40%) Veeam
11 18 (3.40%) Citrix
12 13 (2.46%) Mitel
13 12 (2.27%) MobileIron
13 12 (2.27%) Motorola
14 9 (1.70%) Avaya
14 9 (1.70%) SolarWinds
15 8 (1.51%) Alcatel-Lucent
15 8 (1.51%) Novell
16 7 (1.32%) 3Com
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 to £60,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 12 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £45000 per annum + 10% bonus, training, progression
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Croydon, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45000 Per Annum Plus 15% Bonus plus Bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £93000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol
Annapurna
Salary: £40000 - £70000 per annum + pension + flexible hours
Posted: 3 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Senitor Associates
Salary: £26000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £24000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Client Server
Salary: £75k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CLIENT SERVER
Salary: £75k to £80k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £75,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Reigate, Surrey
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Rullion IT Plus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 5 days ago
Central London / West End
Kelway Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 5 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Benefits + Great Company
Posted: 6 days ago
Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: Competitive salary + bonus, pension and benefits
Posted: 6 days ago