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 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 636 632 641
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 276 283 238
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.25% 0.25% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.30% 0.28%
Number of salaries quoted 232 202 177
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £57,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -3.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £42,700 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,400 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £52,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +10.52%

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
92938 94397 86367
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 85.18% 82.76% 81.87%
Number of salaries quoted 76796 75339 70773
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,500
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +2.40%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +4 268 £57,500 +4.54% 58
London -35 78 £57,500 -4.16% 11
South East +1 77 £62,500 +25.00% 29
East of England +18 41 £57,500 -2.12% 7
Berkshire +16 30 £70,000 +9.37% 4
Surrey +5 22 £50,000 +14.94% 7
Cambridgeshire +34 21 £72,500 +16.00% 4
Yorkshire +8 18 £60,000 +20.00% 6
North West +8 17 £62,500 +31.57% 1
West Midlands +4 17 £19,000 -65.13%
South West -8 15 £52,500 - 3
Manchester +15 14 £65,000 +52.94%
Hertfordshire +6 14 £55,000 -6.38% 2
West Sussex +2 12 £47,500 +9.19% 3
West Yorkshire +1 12 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Leeds -2 11 £60,000 +20.00% 4
Peterborough - 11 £72,500 - 3
Rickmansworth - 10 £55,000 -
Hampshire +16 8 £62,500 +4.16% 7
Reading -14 8 £67,500 +7.14% 1
Croydon - 8 £42,000 - 1
Shropshire - 7 £28,750 -
Staffordshire +5 6 £19,000 -66.37%
City of London -2 5 £60,000 - 4
Bristol -6 5 £52,500 - 2
Gloucestershire - 5 £55,000 - 1
Somerset - 5 £52,500 -
Sussex - 5 £50,000 -
Telford - 5 £30,000 -
Cambridge +15 4 £57,500 -8.00% 1

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 241 (47.25%) Cisco
2 185 (36.27%) Cisco Certification
3 181 (35.49%) Firewall
4 151 (29.61%) Windows
5 142 (27.84%) WAN
6 134 (26.27%) LAN
7 114 (22.35%) Degree
8 112 (21.96%) CCNP
9 109 (21.37%) Juniper
10 99 (19.41%) Microsoft
11 97 (19.02%) ITIL
12 94 (18.43%) TCP/IP
13 92 (18.04%) VMware
14 89 (17.45%) Data Centre
15 88 (17.25%) Telecoms
16 83 (16.27%) Finance
16 83 (16.27%) Network Security
17 81 (15.88%) VPN
18 79 (15.49%) SQL
19 75 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
19 75 (14.71%) F5
20 73 (14.31%) Internet
21 70 (13.73%) Linux
22 68 (13.33%) CCNA
23 66 (12.94%) Active Directory
23 66 (12.94%) VoIP
24 65 (12.75%) Information Security
25 62 (12.16%) Network Design
26 60 (11.76%) BGP
27 58 (11.37%) MPLS

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 52 (10.20%) MS Exchange
2 35 (6.86%) IIS
3 20 (3.92%) Exchange Server 2010
4 14 (2.75%) Lync
4 14 (2.75%) Apache
5 12 (2.35%) Tomcat
6 7 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (1.18%) Apache Pig
7 6 (1.18%) SharePoint
8 5 (0.98%) JBoss
8 5 (0.98%) Oracle HTTP Server
8 5 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (0.98%) Commerce Server
8 5 (0.98%) IBM HTTP Server
8 5 (0.98%) WebSphere Process Server
8 5 (0.98%) Exstream Dialogue
8 5 (0.98%) PegaRULES
8 5 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (0.98%) WebSphere
8 5 (0.98%) Joomla!
Applications
1 46 (9.02%) MS Office
2 45 (8.82%) MS Excel
3 4 (0.78%) Photoshop
3 4 (0.78%) InDesign
3 4 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.20%) MS Project
5 1 (0.20%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 5 (0.98%) Exstream
2 3 (0.59%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (3.53%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (2.16%) IaaS
4 1 (0.20%) SaaS
4 1 (0.20%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 181 (35.49%) Firewall
2 142 (27.84%) WAN
3 134 (26.27%) LAN
4 94 (18.43%) TCP/IP
5 83 (16.27%) Network Security
6 81 (15.88%) VPN
7 73 (14.31%) Internet
8 66 (12.94%) VoIP
9 60 (11.76%) BGP
10 58 (11.37%) MPLS
11 56 (10.98%) OSPF
11 56 (10.98%) Wireless
12 51 (10.00%) DNS
13 47 (9.22%) Cisco ASA
14 45 (8.82%) Cisco Nexus
15 41 (8.04%) Cisco IOS
16 40 (7.84%) SAN
17 35 (6.86%) IPsec
18 34 (6.67%) EIGRP
18 34 (6.67%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (7.45%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.14%) Hadoop
3 11 (2.16%) Big Data
4 10 (1.96%) MongoDB
5 7 (1.37%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (1.37%) MySQL
6 6 (1.18%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.18%) Apache Hive
6 6 (1.18%) SQL Server 2012
6 6 (1.18%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.98%) Relational Database
7 5 (0.98%) OLTP
7 5 (0.98%) RDBMS
7 5 (0.98%) OLAP
7 5 (0.98%) Oracle OLAP
8 4 (0.78%) FileMaker
8 4 (0.78%) SQL Anywhere
8 4 (0.78%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.78%) Informix
8 4 (0.78%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 17 (3.33%) Git (software)
2 5 (0.98%) Cucumber
2 5 (0.98%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 5 (0.98%) Gradle
2 5 (0.98%) Calabash
3 3 (0.59%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.59%) Subversion
3 3 (0.59%) JIRA
3 3 (0.59%) Hudson
4 1 (0.20%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 1 (0.20%) Visual Studio
General
1 88 (17.25%) Telecoms
2 83 (16.27%) Finance
3 23 (4.51%) Retail
4 12 (2.35%) Banking
5 10 (1.96%) Games
6 5 (0.98%) Manufacturing
7 4 (0.78%) Marketing
7 4 (0.78%) Spanish Language
8 3 (0.59%) Billing
8 3 (0.59%) Legal
9 2 (0.39%) Aerospace
9 2 (0.39%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.39%) Electronics
10 1 (0.20%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.20%) Advertising
10 1 (0.20%) Military
10 1 (0.20%) French Language
10 1 (0.20%) German Language
10 1 (0.20%) Japanese Language
Job Titles
1 169 (33.14%) Architect
2 105 (20.59%) Network Architect
3 78 (15.29%) Network Engineer
4 61 (11.96%) Analyst
5 35 (6.86%) Consultant
6 32 (6.27%) Technical Architect
7 30 (5.88%) Support Engineer
8 29 (5.69%) Security Architect
9 27 (5.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
10 26 (5.10%) Security Analyst
11 25 (4.90%) Senior Network Engineer
12 22 (4.31%) 3rd Line Support
12 22 (4.31%) Senior Architect
13 21 (4.12%) Senior Network Architect
14 19 (3.73%) Security Consultant
15 14 (2.75%) Solutions Architect
15 14 (2.75%) Support Analyst
16 13 (2.55%) Security Engineer
16 13 (2.55%) Operations Engineer
17 12 (2.35%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.55%) RESTful
2 12 (2.35%) Web Services
2 12 (2.35%) XML
2 12 (2.35%) Middleware
3 11 (2.16%) HTML
3 11 (2.16%) .NET
4 9 (1.76%) 802.1X
5 8 (1.57%) CSS
5 8 (1.57%) jQuery
6 5 (0.98%) TAPI
6 5 (0.98%) JTAPI
6 5 (0.98%) ActiveMQ
6 5 (0.98%) Ajax
6 5 (0.98%) JSON
6 5 (0.98%) XSLT
6 5 (0.98%) Express
6 5 (0.98%) HTML5
6 5 (0.98%) RabbitMQ
6 5 (0.98%) REST
7 3 (0.59%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 89 (17.45%) Data Centre
2 42 (8.24%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.75%) Client/Server
4 13 (2.55%) CESG
5 12 (2.35%) Clustering
6 11 (2.16%) Computer Science
6 11 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (2.16%) Mathematics
7 9 (1.76%) Enterprise Storage
8 8 (1.57%) Public Cloud
9 7 (1.37%) PMI
10 6 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
10 6 (1.18%) IBM XIV
11 5 (0.98%) Online Games
11 5 (0.98%) DataPower
12 4 (0.78%) CLARiiON
13 3 (0.59%) GIS
13 3 (0.59%) BBC
14 2 (0.39%) DTV
14 2 (0.39%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 151 (29.61%) Windows
2 70 (13.73%) Linux
3 44 (8.63%) UNIX
4 43 (8.43%) Windows Server 2008
4 43 (8.43%) Windows Server 2012
5 41 (8.04%) Windows Server 2003
6 33 (6.47%) Mac OS X
7 29 (5.69%) Windows XP
8 28 (5.49%) Windows 8
9 12 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 11 (2.16%) Solaris
11 8 (1.57%) Mac OS
11 8 (1.57%) SUSE
12 7 (1.37%) AIX
13 5 (0.98%) zOS
13 5 (0.98%) Debian
13 5 (0.98%) Ubuntu
13 5 (0.98%) CentOS
13 5 (0.98%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 3 (0.59%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (19.02%) ITIL
2 65 (12.75%) Information Security
3 62 (12.16%) Network Design
4 44 (8.63%) Load Balancing
5 39 (7.65%) Migration
6 33 (6.47%) Project Management
7 31 (6.08%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (5.29%) Disaster Recovery
9 25 (4.90%) Penetration Testing
9 25 (4.90%) Security Architecture
10 24 (4.71%) Mentoring
11 23 (4.51%) Root Cause Analysis
11 23 (4.51%) Change Management
11 23 (4.51%) Stakeholder Management
12 22 (4.31%) Business Intelligence
12 22 (4.31%) Capacity Planning
12 22 (4.31%) Network Management
13 20 (3.92%) Coaching
13 20 (3.92%) E-Commerce
13 20 (3.92%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 79 (15.49%) SQL
2 24 (4.71%) Java
3 15 (2.94%) JavaScript
4 13 (2.55%) Shell Script
5 12 (2.35%) PHP
6 9 (1.76%) Perl
6 9 (1.76%) C
7 8 (1.57%) T-SQL
7 8 (1.57%) Bash Shell
8 7 (1.37%) Python
9 5 (0.98%) Jython
9 5 (0.98%) Ruby
9 5 (0.98%) Korn
9 5 (0.98%) PowerShell
9 5 (0.98%) C#
10 4 (0.78%) C++
11 2 (0.39%) VBScript
11 2 (0.39%) VB
11 2 (0.39%) Embedded C
12 1 (0.20%) ANSI C
Qualifications
1 185 (36.27%) Cisco Certification
2 114 (22.35%) Degree
3 112 (21.96%) CCNP
4 68 (13.33%) CCNA
5 55 (10.78%) Security Cleared
6 42 (8.24%) CISSP
7 41 (8.04%) CCDP
8 36 (7.06%) CCIE
9 35 (6.86%) SC Cleared
10 26 (5.10%) ITIL Certification
11 23 (4.51%) CCSP
12 20 (3.92%) Microsoft Certification
13 16 (3.14%) HND
14 15 (2.94%) MCSE
14 15 (2.94%) DV Cleared
15 13 (2.55%) CISM
16 12 (2.35%) MCP
17 9 (1.76%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
18 7 (1.37%) CEH
18 7 (1.37%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (6.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (3.92%) SLA
3 17 (3.33%) PCI DSS
4 14 (2.75%) JSP 440
5 5 (0.98%) QA
6 4 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.39%) COBIT
System Software
1 75 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 66 (12.94%) Active Directory
3 21 (4.12%) ISA Server
4 17 (3.33%) vSphere
5 13 (2.55%) Snort
6 11 (2.16%) Hyper-V
7 10 (1.96%) VMware Server
8 7 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
8 7 (1.37%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 5 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (0.98%) XenServer
9 5 (0.98%) StorNext
9 5 (0.98%) pfSense
9 5 (0.98%) KVM
9 5 (0.98%) Xen
10 3 (0.59%) Terminal Server
10 3 (0.59%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.39%) NFS
11 2 (0.39%) XenApp
11 2 (0.39%) Dovecot
Systems Management
1 5 (0.98%) NetBackup
2 4 (0.78%) Nagios
3 3 (0.59%) Cacti
3 3 (0.59%) SolarWinds Orion
3 3 (0.59%) SCCM
3 3 (0.59%) SCOM
3 3 (0.59%) Puppet
3 3 (0.59%) Cisco CUCM
3 3 (0.59%) Opsview
3 3 (0.59%) Graphite
4 2 (0.39%) HAProxy
4 2 (0.39%) Cisco LMS
4 2 (0.39%) SCVMM
4 2 (0.39%) BMC PATROL
5 1 (0.20%) FortiGate
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco UCCE
5 1 (0.20%) HP SIM
5 1 (0.20%) Norton AntiVirus
5 1 (0.20%) Cisco IPCC
5 1 (0.20%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 241 (47.25%) Cisco
2 109 (21.37%) Juniper
3 99 (19.41%) Microsoft
4 92 (18.04%) VMware
5 75 (14.71%) F5
6 41 (8.04%) CheckPoint
7 33 (6.47%) HP
8 29 (5.69%) Oracle
9 17 (3.33%) Citrix
10 15 (2.94%) Red Hat
10 15 (2.94%) Riverbed
11 13 (2.55%) Veeam
11 13 (2.55%) Mitel
12 12 (2.35%) Motorola
12 12 (2.35%) MobileIron
13 11 (2.16%) IBM
14 10 (1.96%) Splunk
15 9 (1.76%) EMC
16 8 (1.57%) Avaya
16 8 (1.57%) Alcatel-Lucent
Hertfordshire
Volt
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 6 hours ago
Aldershot, Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £33283.26 - £40679.54 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Bluetownonline
Salary: £23000 - £26000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Central London / West End
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum + Bonus & Excellent Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 50,000 to 75,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Guildford, Surrey
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 to 80,000 + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Other
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 7 days ago
Worthing, Sussex
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Princes Risborough, Buckinghamshire
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Brentford, Middlesex
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Godalming, Surrey
Computer Futures
Salary: €45000 - €55000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
United Kingdom
L-ACOUSTICS
Posted: 23 days ago