The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Network Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 26 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Architecture
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 128 129 130
Rank change year-on-year +1 +1  
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 4 11 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.20% 0.47% 0.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.54% 0.46%
Number of salaries quoted 4 11 6
Median salary £41,750 £47,500 £48,750
Median salary % change year-on-year -12.10% -2.56%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,400 £42,500 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £53,050 £50,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

Network Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1757 2048 1752
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 89.19% 87.67% 86.31%
Number of salaries quoted 1429 1497 1427
Median salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £27,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in Birmingham

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Salary trend for Network Architecture in Birmingham

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architecture in Birmingham over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architecture in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT jobs citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
2 6 (60.00%) Firewall
3 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
3 5 (50.00%) LAN
3 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
4 4 (40.00%) MPLS
4 4 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
5 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (30.00%) F5
5 3 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (30.00%) BGP
5 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
5 3 (30.00%) Internet
5 3 (30.00%) TACACS
5 3 (30.00%) Process Management
5 3 (30.00%) WLAN
5 3 (30.00%) Finance
5 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
5 3 (30.00%) Network Design
5 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
5 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
6 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (20.00%) Release Management

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 2 (20.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (60.00%) Firewall
2 5 (50.00%) LAN
2 5 (50.00%) Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) Cisco Wireless
3 4 (40.00%) MPLS
4 3 (30.00%) BGP
4 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
4 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
4 3 (30.00%) Internet
4 3 (30.00%) TACACS
4 3 (30.00%) WLAN
5 2 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
5 2 (20.00%) Network Security
5 2 (20.00%) WAN
6 1 (10.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (10.00%) DNS
6 1 (10.00%) H.323
6 1 (10.00%) MGCP
6 1 (10.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 1 (10.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 3 (30.00%) Finance
2 2 (20.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) Consultant
1 3 (30.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Compliance Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security Manager
2 2 (20.00%) Principal Consultant
2 2 (20.00%) Principal Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Manager
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Network Architect
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (30.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Business Continuity
1 3 (30.00%) Customer Requirements
1 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
1 3 (30.00%) Network Design
1 3 (30.00%) Network Monitoring
1 3 (30.00%) Process Management
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Management
2 2 (20.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Information Security
2 2 (20.00%) Internal Audit
2 2 (20.00%) ITIL
2 2 (20.00%) ITSM
2 2 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 2 (20.00%) Project Planning
2 2 (20.00%) Release Management
2 2 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (20.00%) Service Management
2 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (20.00%) Validation
3 1 (10.00%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (60.00%) CCNA
3 5 (50.00%) CCNP
4 2 (20.00%) CCDA
4 2 (20.00%) CCDP
4 2 (20.00%) CISM
4 2 (20.00%) CISSP
4 2 (20.00%) PCI QSA
5 1 (10.00%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
1 2 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (10.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (10.00%) Cisco UCCE
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) Cisco
2 5 (50.00%) CheckPoint
2 5 (50.00%) Juniper
3 3 (30.00%) F5
4 2 (20.00%) Avaya
4 2 (20.00%) Meraki
4 2 (20.00%) Mitel
5 1 (10.00%) Aruba
5 1 (10.00%) HP
5 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) VMware