The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 666 632 698
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +66
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 253 255 199
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.30% 0.22%
Number of salaries quoted 186 196 144
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £34,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £76,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
94098 85653 91358
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 80.38% 78.75% 77.41%
Number of salaries quoted 75770 70033 77761
Average salary £47,500 £46,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.15% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -29 240 £55,000 - 32
London -51 117 £57,500 -11.53% 13
South East +22 66 £50,000 -9.09% 8
City of London -15 37 £65,000 -3.70% 5
Berkshire +12 21 £52,500 +2.43% 3
Reading +7 19 £62,500 +21.95% 3
East of England -12 19 £53,750 +26.47% 3
Surrey -1 18 £43,500 -24.34% 1
Yorkshire -44 11 £52,500 +16.66% 5
Hampshire +8 10 £58,750 -2.08% 3
West Midlands -18 9 £56,500 +33.72% 2
Leeds -39 9 £52,500 +16.66% 3
West Yorkshire -41 9 £52,500 +16.66% 3
Essex - 8 £42,500 - 2
South West -12 7 £57,500 +27.77% 1
Basildon - 7 £37,500 - 1
Basingstoke - 7 £52,500 - 2
Buckinghamshire -10 6 £50,000 -13.04%
Hertfordshire -10 6 £47,500 -15.55% 1
North West -1 4 £29,750 -30.00%
Cambridge -2 4 £62,500 +56.25%
Cambridgeshire -5 4 £62,500 +56.25%
Scotland -9 4 £30,000 -
Edinburgh -10 4 £30,000 -
Manchester -12 4 £29,750 -27.43%
Stoke-on-Trent - 4 £56,500 -
Staffordshire - 4 £56,500 -
Milton Keynes -4 3 £60,000 -
Bristol -9 2 £62,500 +38.88%
Reigate -17 2 £44,250 -26.25%

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 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.

1 229 (36.41%) Telecoms
2 203 (32.27%) Cisco
3 163 (25.91%) Cisco Certification
3 163 (25.91%) Firewall
4 153 (24.32%) 4G
5 130 (20.67%) WAN
6 123 (19.55%) LAN
7 115 (18.28%) Erlang
8 113 (17.97%) CCNP
9 109 (17.33%) Finance
10 107 (17.01%) TCP/IP
10 107 (17.01%) Windows
11 99 (15.74%) MPLS
12 98 (15.58%) Project Management
13 97 (15.42%) Network Design
14 90 (14.31%) Juniper
15 85 (13.51%) SS7
16 84 (13.35%) Network Security
17 83 (13.20%) Internet
18 82 (13.04%) Microsoft
18 82 (13.04%) OSPF
19 78 (12.40%) SIGTRAN
20 77 (12.24%) TCAP
20 77 (12.24%) VPN
21 73 (11.61%) BGP
22 71 (11.29%) INAP
23 66 (10.49%) Linux
23 66 (10.49%) ITIL
24 65 (10.33%) F5
25 64 (10.17%) CCIE

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 16 (2.54%) MS Exchange
2 13 (2.07%) SharePoint
3 9 (1.43%) Lync
3 9 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (0.95%) Apache
5 5 (0.79%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
6 4 (0.64%) WebSphere
6 4 (0.64%) IIS
6 4 (0.64%) Tomcat
7 3 (0.48%) CMS
7 3 (0.48%) GroupWise
8 1 (0.16%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (0.16%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 39 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.86%) MS Office
3 7 (1.11%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (0.79%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.79%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 7 (1.11%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 23 (3.66%) PaaS
2 13 (2.07%) IaaS
3 6 (0.95%) Office 365
4 4 (0.64%) SaaS
5 2 (0.32%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 163 (25.91%) Firewall
2 153 (24.32%) 4G
3 130 (20.67%) WAN
4 123 (19.55%) LAN
5 107 (17.01%) TCP/IP
6 99 (15.74%) MPLS
7 85 (13.51%) SS7
8 84 (13.35%) Network Security
9 83 (13.20%) Internet
10 82 (13.04%) OSPF
11 78 (12.40%) SIGTRAN
12 77 (12.24%) TCAP
12 77 (12.24%) VPN
13 73 (11.61%) BGP
14 71 (11.29%) INAP
15 60 (9.54%) DNS
16 58 (9.22%) VoIP
17 57 (9.06%) LTE
18 51 (8.11%) DHCP
19 50 (7.95%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (3.18%) SQL Server
2 14 (2.23%) MySQL
3 10 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (1.43%) Big Data
5 8 (1.27%) Data Mining
6 6 (0.95%) Relational Database
6 6 (0.95%) Oracle Database
7 5 (0.79%) SQL Server 2008
8 4 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (0.64%) DB2
8 4 (0.64%) Informix
8 4 (0.64%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.16%) DTS
9 1 (0.16%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.16%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (1.27%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.64%) Calabash
2 4 (0.64%) Jenkins
2 4 (0.64%) Hudson
2 4 (0.64%) Cucumber
2 4 (0.64%) Subversion
2 4 (0.64%) Git (software)
2 4 (0.64%) JIRA
3 1 (0.16%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 229 (36.41%) Telecoms
2 109 (17.33%) Finance
3 39 (6.20%) Banking
4 22 (3.50%) Games
5 20 (3.18%) Retail
6 16 (2.54%) Marketing
7 15 (2.38%) Billing
8 13 (2.07%) Local Government
9 9 (1.43%) Multimedia
10 8 (1.27%) Legal
11 6 (0.95%) Advertising
12 4 (0.64%) Investment Banking
12 4 (0.64%) German Language
12 4 (0.64%) Financial Institution
13 3 (0.48%) Law
14 2 (0.32%) French Language
14 2 (0.32%) Front Office
15 1 (0.16%) Electronics
15 1 (0.16%) Arabic Language
15 1 (0.16%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 129 (20.51%) Architect
2 97 (15.42%) Network Engineer
3 86 (13.67%) Network Architect
3 86 (13.67%) Designer
4 69 (10.97%) Analyst
5 47 (7.47%) Consultant
6 40 (6.36%) Network Manager
7 38 (6.04%) Senior Network Engineer
8 36 (5.72%) Security Analyst
8 36 (5.72%) Developer
8 36 (5.72%) Senior Developer
9 25 (3.97%) Solutions Architect
10 20 (3.18%) Network Operator
11 19 (3.02%) Support Engineer
11 19 (3.02%) Information Security Analyst
11 19 (3.02%) Information Analyst
11 19 (3.02%) Senior Architect
12 17 (2.70%) Design Engineer
12 17 (2.70%) Service Manager
12 17 (2.70%) Network Design Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (2.70%) Middleware
2 9 (1.43%) Web Services
3 8 (1.27%) ZeroMQ
3 8 (1.27%) JSON
3 8 (1.27%) Django
3 8 (1.27%) SOAP
4 7 (1.11%) Rendezvous
4 7 (1.11%) XML
5 5 (0.79%) J2EE
6 4 (0.64%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (0.48%) .NET
7 3 (0.48%) RESTful
8 2 (0.32%) ServiceStack
8 2 (0.32%) FIX Protocol
8 2 (0.32%) LAMP
8 2 (0.32%) XSLT
8 2 (0.32%) CSS
9 1 (0.16%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 29 (4.61%) Computer Science
2 24 (3.82%) Management Information System
3 14 (2.23%) PKI
4 12 (1.91%) Firmware
5 10 (1.59%) Digital Media
5 10 (1.59%) Mobile App
5 10 (1.59%) Smart Meter
5 10 (1.59%) Clustering
6 8 (1.27%) Economics
6 8 (1.27%) Smartphone
6 8 (1.27%) Equities
7 6 (0.95%) Derivative
7 6 (0.95%) Replication
7 6 (0.95%) Streaming Video
7 6 (0.95%) Fixed Income
8 5 (0.79%) PMI
9 4 (0.64%) IBM XIV
9 4 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
9 4 (0.64%) IPTV
9 4 (0.64%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 107 (17.01%) Windows
2 66 (10.49%) Linux
3 45 (7.15%) UNIX
4 23 (3.66%) Windows Server 2008
5 17 (2.70%) Windows Server 2003
6 12 (1.91%) CentOS
7 10 (1.59%) Fedora
8 8 (1.27%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (1.27%) Windows 2000
9 5 (0.79%) AIX
9 5 (0.79%) Solaris
10 4 (0.64%) Apple iOS
10 4 (0.64%) Windows 7
10 4 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (0.48%) Windows XP
12 2 (0.32%) Debian
13 1 (0.16%) zOS
13 1 (0.16%) Android
13 1 (0.16%) Mac OS
13 1 (0.16%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 98 (15.58%) Project Management
2 97 (15.42%) Network Design
3 66 (10.49%) ITIL
4 56 (8.90%) Load Balancing
5 54 (8.59%) Change Management
6 38 (6.04%) Information Security
6 38 (6.04%) Network Management
7 36 (5.72%) Business Continuity
8 32 (5.09%) Risk Analysis
8 32 (5.09%) Penetration Testing
9 29 (4.61%) Service Delivery
10 28 (4.45%) E-Commerce
11 26 (4.13%) BCP
11 26 (4.13%) Stakeholder Management
11 26 (4.13%) Business Continuity Planning
12 23 (3.66%) Capacity Planning
13 20 (3.18%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 19 (3.02%) PRINCE2
14 19 (3.02%) Disaster Recovery
15 18 (2.86%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 115 (18.28%) Erlang
2 50 (7.95%) SQL
3 26 (4.13%) Python
4 24 (3.82%) Perl
5 21 (3.34%) Shell Script
6 16 (2.54%) Bash Shell
7 13 (2.07%) C++
8 10 (1.59%) sed
8 10 (1.59%) Bourne shell
8 10 (1.59%) Korn
8 10 (1.59%) AWK
8 10 (1.59%) Java
9 8 (1.27%) C
10 7 (1.11%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.64%) PHP
12 2 (0.32%) T-SQL
13 1 (0.16%) VBScript
13 1 (0.16%) VB
13 1 (0.16%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.16%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 163 (25.91%) Cisco Certification
2 113 (17.97%) CCNP
3 64 (10.17%) CCIE
3 64 (10.17%) Degree
4 54 (8.59%) CCNA
5 35 (5.56%) CCDP
6 32 (5.09%) CISSP
7 28 (4.45%) Security Cleared
8 26 (4.13%) SC Cleared
9 24 (3.82%) CCSP
9 24 (3.82%) Microsoft Certification
10 21 (3.34%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (2.54%) JNCIE
11 16 (2.54%) MCITP
12 15 (2.38%) CCSA
13 13 (2.07%) CCIP
14 11 (1.75%) CISA
14 11 (1.75%) JNCIA
14 11 (1.75%) CCSE
15 10 (1.59%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (2.70%) QA
2 11 (1.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (1.59%) PCI DSS
4 6 (0.95%) COBIT
4 6 (0.95%) SLA
5 5 (0.79%) COSO
6 1 (0.16%) GCP
6 1 (0.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (5.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (4.13%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.91%) Hyper-V
4 8 (1.27%) vSphere
5 6 (0.95%) Terminal Services
6 5 (0.79%) Veritas Volume Manager
7 4 (0.64%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (0.32%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.16%) Xen
9 1 (0.16%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 10 (1.59%) YUM
2 7 (1.11%) Cisco Prime
3 5 (0.79%) Nagios
3 5 (0.79%) Puppet
4 4 (0.64%) Opsview
4 4 (0.64%) SolarWinds Orion
4 4 (0.64%) Cacti
4 4 (0.64%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.48%) EMC NetWorker
5 3 (0.48%) Zenoss
6 2 (0.32%) Cisco CUCM
6 2 (0.32%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.32%) ZABBIX
7 1 (0.16%) OPNET
7 1 (0.16%) WSUS
7 1 (0.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 203 (32.27%) Cisco
2 90 (14.31%) Juniper
3 82 (13.04%) Microsoft
4 65 (10.33%) F5
5 49 (7.79%) CheckPoint
6 39 (6.20%) VMware
7 34 (5.41%) Citrix
8 22 (3.50%) Blue Coat
8 22 (3.50%) SolarWinds
9 21 (3.34%) Avaya
10 19 (3.02%) CA
11 18 (2.86%) Red Hat
12 14 (2.23%) Oracle
13 13 (2.07%) SunGard
13 13 (2.07%) HP
13 13 (2.07%) Qualys
14 12 (1.91%) IBM
15 11 (1.75%) Huawei
16 10 (1.59%) Brocade
17 9 (1.43%) Nokia
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