The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 195 196 198
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +2
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 15 13 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.28% 0.25% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.34% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of salaries quoted 11 12 6
Average salary £47,500 £51,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.86% -11.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £61,900 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £51,000 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-1.96% -2.85%
Network Architecture
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4371 4316 4001
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 82.86% 81.77% 78.71%
Number of salaries quoted 3619 3627 3354
Average salary £42,500 £42,350 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.35% +5.87%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.70% +6.25%

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
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Network Architecture Salary Histogram 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 29 May 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
Birmingham -19 6 £48,750 -4.41% 2
Staffordshire +9 2 £25,000 -55.75%
Shropshire -4 2 £57,500 - 1
Coventry - 2 £36,750 - 1
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 20 (71.43%) Cisco
2 19 (67.86%) LAN
3 17 (60.71%) BGP
4 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
4 15 (53.57%) WAN
5 14 (50.00%) OSPF
6 12 (42.86%) Data Centre
7 11 (39.29%) CCNP
8 9 (32.14%) MPLS
8 9 (32.14%) Network Security
9 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
9 8 (28.57%) VPN
10 7 (25.00%) VoIP
11 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
11 6 (21.43%) CCDP
11 6 (21.43%) Windows
12 5 (17.86%) Wireless
12 5 (17.86%) UNIX
12 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
12 5 (17.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 5 (17.86%) VLAN
12 5 (17.86%) Network Design
12 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (17.86%) HSRP
13 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
13 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
13 4 (14.29%) Degree
13 4 (14.29%) Oracle
13 4 (14.29%) SQL

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

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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.

Application Platforms
1 2 (7.14%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) LAN
2 17 (60.71%) BGP
3 15 (53.57%) WAN
4 14 (50.00%) OSPF
5 9 (32.14%) MPLS
5 9 (32.14%) Network Security
6 8 (28.57%) Wi-Fi
6 8 (28.57%) VPN
7 7 (25.00%) VoIP
8 6 (21.43%) TCP/IP
9 5 (17.86%) Wireless
9 5 (17.86%) VLAN
9 5 (17.86%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (17.86%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (17.86%) HSRP
10 4 (14.29%) RIP
10 4 (14.29%) DNS
10 4 (14.29%) DHCP
10 4 (14.29%) EIGRP
10 4 (14.29%) IGRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2012
1 2 (7.14%) Relational Database
1 2 (7.14%) DTS
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 2 (7.14%) RDBMS
1 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 4 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (3.57%) Advertising
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 6 (21.43%) Consultant
1 6 (21.43%) Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Architect
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 5 (17.86%) Network Architect
3 4 (14.29%) Operations Engineer
3 4 (14.29%) Network Consultant
4 2 (7.14%) SQL DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Network Manager
4 2 (7.14%) IT Architect
4 2 (7.14%) Security Manager
4 2 (7.14%) Junior DBA
4 2 (7.14%) Junior
4 2 (7.14%) DBA
5 1 (3.57%) Security Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Infrastructure Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) Analyst
5 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
5 1 (3.57%) Compliance Manager
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.14%) Data Extraction
2 2 (7.14%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 6 (21.43%) Windows
2 5 (17.86%) UNIX
3 3 (10.71%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (17.86%) E-Commerce
1 5 (17.86%) Network Design
2 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 4 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (10.71%) ITIL
3 3 (10.71%) Information Security
4 2 (7.14%) Resource Management
4 2 (7.14%) Data Migration
4 2 (7.14%) Database Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (7.14%) Data Transformation
4 2 (7.14%) Performance Tuning
4 2 (7.14%) Data Privacy
4 2 (7.14%) Line Management
4 2 (7.14%) People Management
4 2 (7.14%) Logical Data Model
4 2 (7.14%) Physical Data Model
4 2 (7.14%) Data Modelling
4 2 (7.14%) ETL
4 2 (7.14%) Data Security
Programming Languages
1 4 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
2 2 (7.14%) VBScript
2 2 (7.14%) VB
3 1 (3.57%) C
Qualifications
1 15 (53.57%) Cisco Certification
2 11 (39.29%) CCNP
3 6 (21.43%) CCDP
4 4 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (14.29%) CCIE
5 3 (10.71%) CISSP
6 2 (7.14%) SC Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
6 2 (7.14%) CISM
7 1 (3.57%) CCNA
7 1 (3.57%) CCDA
7 1 (3.57%) PCI QSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (10.71%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 3 (10.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 20 (71.43%) Cisco
2 4 (14.29%) Fortinet
2 4 (14.29%) Oracle
2 4 (14.29%) CheckPoint
3 3 (10.71%) Juniper
3 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
4 1 (3.57%) HP
Birmingham
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Shrewsbury
Computer Futures
Salary: €55000 - €70000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Holidays / Benefits
Posted: 21 days ago