The first table below looks at the demand for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 25 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 for the West Midlands region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 205 192 180
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 9 15 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.27% 0.49%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.22% 0.35% 0.66%
Number of salaries quoted 9 9 11
Average salary £56,500 £41,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+36.14% +3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £36,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,700 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%
Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4076 4262 3638
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 75.89% 76.71% 74.47%
Number of salaries quoted 3376 3599 3139
Average salary £41,405 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.51% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the West Midlands region.

Network Architecture Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Network Architecture
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 25 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
Staffordshire - 4 £56,500 -
Coventry - 2 £52,500 - 1
Birmingham -1 1 £62,500 +51.51%
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 16 (66.67%) Juniper
3 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
3 11 (45.83%) Firewall
4 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
4 10 (41.67%) Network Security
5 9 (37.50%) Internet
5 9 (37.50%) VPN
5 9 (37.50%) CCSP
6 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
6 8 (33.33%) Security Management
6 8 (33.33%) Fortinet
7 7 (29.17%) CCNP
7 7 (29.17%) BGP
8 6 (25.00%) MPLS
8 6 (25.00%) ITIL
9 5 (20.83%) OSPF
10 4 (16.67%) Project Management
10 4 (16.67%) Citrix
10 4 (16.67%) CCIP
10 4 (16.67%) CCIE
10 4 (16.67%) Network Design
10 4 (16.67%) Redback
10 4 (16.67%) JNCIA
10 4 (16.67%) JNCIE
10 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
10 4 (16.67%) F5
11 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
11 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the West Midlands region 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) PaaS
1 2 (8.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (45.83%) Firewall
2 10 (41.67%) Network Security
3 9 (37.50%) VPN
3 9 (37.50%) Internet
4 7 (29.17%) BGP
5 6 (25.00%) MPLS
6 5 (20.83%) OSPF
7 3 (12.50%) LAN
7 3 (12.50%) WAN
7 3 (12.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (8.33%) TCP/IP
8 2 (8.33%) IPsec
9 1 (4.17%) BIG-IP
9 1 (4.17%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.17%) DTS
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2000
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 2 (8.33%) Local Government
2 1 (4.17%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Law
2 1 (4.17%) Games
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Architect
2 9 (37.50%) Network Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Network Security Engineer
2 9 (37.50%) Security Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Network Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Network Architect
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Security Engineer
3 7 (29.17%) Senior Network Security Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.17%) IT Architect
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Security Architect
5 1 (4.17%) SQL DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Operations Engineer
5 1 (4.17%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (4.17%) Administrator
5 1 (4.17%) Network Analyst
5 1 (4.17%) DBA
5 1 (4.17%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) CSS
1 1 (4.17%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.17%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 1 (4.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 8 (33.33%) E-Commerce
2 8 (33.33%) Security Management
3 6 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (16.67%) Network Design
4 4 (16.67%) Project Management
5 2 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Change Management
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) WAN Optimisation
6 1 (4.17%) Data Transformation
6 1 (4.17%) Network Monitoring
6 1 (4.17%) Data Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Network Management
6 1 (4.17%) Data Security
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VBScript
1 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 16 (66.67%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (37.50%) CCSP
3 7 (29.17%) CCNP
4 4 (16.67%) CCIP
4 4 (16.67%) CCIE
4 4 (16.67%) Security Cleared
4 4 (16.67%) JNCIA
4 4 (16.67%) JNCIE
5 3 (12.50%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (4.17%) OPNET
Vendors
1 21 (87.50%) Cisco
2 16 (66.67%) Juniper
3 11 (45.83%) CheckPoint
4 8 (33.33%) Fortinet
5 4 (16.67%) Redback
5 4 (16.67%) F5
5 4 (16.67%) Citrix
6 2 (8.33%) VMware
6 2 (8.33%) HP
7 1 (4.17%) BMC
7 1 (4.17%) Nokia
7 1 (4.17%) Remedy
7 1 (4.17%) McAfee
7 1 (4.17%) Sourcefire
7 1 (4.17%) Riverbed
7 1 (4.17%) SolarWinds
Coventry
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum
Posted: 16 days ago