Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Architecture
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 189 195 193
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 +1
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 10 14 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 0.26% 0.29% 0.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.29% 0.33% 0.12%
Number of salaries quoted 16 14 4
Birmingham median annual salary £56,250 £55,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.27% -18.52% +29.81%
10th Percentile £51,250 £41,250 £44,500
90th Percentile £61,250 £81,250 £72,125
West Midlands median annual salary £55,000 £47,750 £19,500
% change year-on-year +15.18% +144.87% -22.00%

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

All Process and Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3459 4232 3453
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 90.36% 88.87% 87.07%
Number of salaries quoted 2724 3104 2892
Birmingham median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £26,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £67,625 £68,975
West Midlands median annual salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing Network Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

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 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architecture in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) MPLS
3 8 (80.00%) Wireless
3 8 (80.00%) CCNA
4 7 (70.00%) LAN
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco Wireless
5 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
5 6 (60.00%) F5
5 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
6 5 (50.00%) TACACS
6 5 (50.00%) WAN
6 5 (50.00%) VPN
6 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
6 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (50.00%) Network Management
6 5 (50.00%) Meraki
6 5 (50.00%) Driving Licence
6 5 (50.00%) Presales
7 4 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking
7 4 (40.00%) QRadar
7 4 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
7 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
7 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 4 (40.00%) Tripwire
7 4 (40.00%) VLAN
7 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 4 (40.00%) Microsoft

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:

Cloud Services
1 5 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) MPLS
3 8 (80.00%) Wireless
4 7 (70.00%) Cisco Wireless
4 7 (70.00%) LAN
5 5 (50.00%) TACACS
5 5 (50.00%) VPN
5 5 (50.00%) WAN
6 4 (40.00%) OSPF
6 4 (40.00%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (40.00%) VLAN
7 2 (20.00%) BGP
7 2 (20.00%) Cisco ISE
7 2 (20.00%) EIGRP
7 2 (20.00%) Internet
7 2 (20.00%) WLAN
8 1 (10.00%) Cisco ASA
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (60.00%) Consultant
2 5 (50.00%) Network Consultant
3 2 (20.00%) Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Core Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) IP Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Architect
3 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Cisco Technical Consultant
4 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (10.00%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 6 (60.00%) Data Centre
2 5 (50.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (40.00%) Linux
1 4 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (50.00%) Network Management
2 5 (50.00%) Presales
3 4 (40.00%) ITIL
4 2 (20.00%) Customer Requirements
4 2 (20.00%) Network Design
4 2 (20.00%) Network Monitoring
4 2 (20.00%) Release Management
4 2 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 2 (20.00%) Validation
Qualifications
1 10 (100.00%) CCNP
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (80.00%) CCNA
3 2 (20.00%) CCIE
3 2 (20.00%) CCIP
3 2 (20.00%) JNCIE
3 2 (20.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (40.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (20.00%) GDPR
System Software
1 4 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) QRadar
1 4 (40.00%) WhatsUp Gold
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (60.00%) F5
3 5 (50.00%) Meraki
4 4 (40.00%) HP
4 4 (40.00%) Juniper
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (40.00%) SolarWinds
4 4 (40.00%) Tripwire
4 4 (40.00%) VMware
5 2 (20.00%) CheckPoint