Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in England 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 22 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Architecture
UK > England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 818 722 807
Rank change year-on-year -96 +85 -11
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 360 509 488
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 0.21% 0.28% 0.24%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.24% 0.32% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 216 416 415
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +9.52%
10th Percentile £37,500 £36,081 £34,697
90th Percentile £86,250 £75,000 £78,750
UK median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £57,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% -8.70% +9.52%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 152153 160470 180138
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in England 89.91% 89.39% 88.75%
Number of salaries quoted 121055 134622 149914
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £28,750 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £80,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £49,500 £47,500
% change year-on-year +1.01% +4.21% +5.56%

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in England

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in England

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

Salary trend for Network Architecture in England

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in England

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architecture in England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architecture in England

Network Architecture
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -35 168 £56,250 +2.27% 6
South East -32 62 £49,500 -5.71% 6
Midlands +38 42 £55,000 +13.40% 1
North of England -2 42 £57,500 +43.75% 7
West Midlands +10 38 £55,000 +13.40% 1
East of England -22 28 £62,500 +25.00% 1
Yorkshire +20 26 £57,500 +43.75% 6
South West +2 23 £40,000 -27.27%
North West -18 13 £43,750 -16.67% 1
North East - 3 - -
East Midlands +38 2 £55,000 +7.32%
Network Architecture
UK

For the 6 months to 22 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 England region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 147 (40.83%) Linux
2 138 (38.33%) Cisco
3 135 (37.50%) Firewall
4 131 (36.39%) Finance
5 119 (33.06%) WAN
6 110 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
7 92 (25.56%) Banking
8 90 (25.00%) VPN
8 90 (25.00%) Derivative
9 87 (24.17%) CCNP
9 87 (24.17%) Eurex
10 86 (23.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 86 (23.89%) Fixed Income
10 86 (23.89%) Equities
11 85 (23.61%) Asset Management
12 84 (23.33%) Retail Banking
12 84 (23.33%) Investment Banking
13 82 (22.78%) Wealth Management
14 79 (21.94%) LAN
15 75 (20.83%) MPLS
16 62 (17.22%) OSPF
16 62 (17.22%) Juniper
16 62 (17.22%) Data Centre
17 58 (16.11%) ITIL
17 58 (16.11%) Wireless
18 53 (14.72%) CCNA
19 51 (14.17%) VoIP
19 51 (14.17%) Network Design
20 50 (13.89%) DNS
20 50 (13.89%) BGP

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Application Platforms
1 15 (4.17%) IIS
2 14 (3.89%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.67%) Apache
4 5 (1.39%) WebLogic
5 4 (1.11%) Documentum
6 2 (0.56%) GlassFish
6 2 (0.56%) MS Exchange
6 2 (0.56%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.56%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
7 1 (0.28%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.28%) nginx
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 48 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 41 (11.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 21 (5.83%) IaaS
4 16 (4.44%) PaaS
5 12 (3.33%) Office 365
6 10 (2.78%) SaaS
7 9 (2.50%) Bluemix
7 9 (2.50%) IBM Cloud
8 6 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (1.39%) Azure Active Directory
9 5 (1.39%) GitHub
10 2 (0.56%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.28%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.28%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.28%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.28%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.28%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 135 (37.50%) Firewall
2 119 (33.06%) WAN
3 90 (25.00%) VPN
4 79 (21.94%) LAN
5 75 (20.83%) MPLS
6 62 (17.22%) OSPF
7 58 (16.11%) Wireless
8 51 (14.17%) VoIP
9 50 (13.89%) BGP
9 50 (13.89%) DNS
9 50 (13.89%) Network Security
10 47 (13.06%) TCP/IP
11 40 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
12 39 (10.83%) DHCP
12 39 (10.83%) SSL
13 37 (10.28%) IPsec
14 36 (10.00%) VLAN
15 27 (7.50%) HSRP
15 27 (7.50%) HTTP
16 25 (6.94%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (2.22%) Relational Database
3 6 (1.67%) NoSQL
4 3 (0.83%) Big Data
5 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (0.56%) MySQL
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.28%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.28%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.28%) HBase
6 1 (0.28%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.28%) OLTP
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.28%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.28%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 18 (5.00%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.50%) Git (software)
3 4 (1.11%) Selenium
4 3 (0.83%) Subversion
5 2 (0.56%) Android Studio
5 2 (0.56%) Xcode
6 1 (0.28%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.28%) JIRA
6 1 (0.28%) Maven
6 1 (0.28%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 131 (36.39%) Finance
2 92 (25.56%) Banking
3 84 (23.33%) Investment Banking
3 84 (23.33%) Retail Banking
4 34 (9.44%) Telecoms
5 19 (5.28%) Retail
6 9 (2.50%) Legal
7 7 (1.94%) Marketing
8 4 (1.11%) Financial Institution
8 4 (1.11%) Military
9 3 (0.83%) Back Office
9 3 (0.83%) International Banking
10 2 (0.56%) Automotive
10 2 (0.56%) Front Office
10 2 (0.56%) Games
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 89 (24.72%) Network Engineer
2 75 (20.83%) Architect
3 46 (12.78%) Systems Engineer
4 34 (9.44%) Analyst
5 32 (8.89%) Network Architect
6 24 (6.67%) Cloud Architect
7 22 (6.11%) Solutions Architect
8 19 (5.28%) Senior Network Engineer
9 18 (5.00%) Security Analyst
9 18 (5.00%) Senior Architect
10 12 (3.33%) Cisco Engineer
10 12 (3.33%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 11 (3.06%) Network Support
11 11 (3.06%) Security Engineer
12 10 (2.78%) Core Network Engineer
12 10 (2.78%) Deployment Engineer
12 10 (2.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 10 (2.78%) Network Security Engineer
12 10 (2.78%) Network Support Engineer
12 10 (2.78%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (4.17%) .NET
2 14 (3.89%) Node.js
3 12 (3.33%) 802.1X
4 11 (3.06%) Web Services
5 10 (2.78%) JSON
5 10 (2.78%) Middleware
6 7 (1.94%) AngularJS
7 6 (1.67%) HTML
7 6 (1.67%) REST
8 5 (1.39%) WAP
9 4 (1.11%) CSS
10 3 (0.83%) J2EE
10 3 (0.83%) SAML
10 3 (0.83%) XML
11 2 (0.56%) FIX Protocol
11 2 (0.56%) LAMP
11 2 (0.56%) OAuth
11 2 (0.56%) RESTful
11 2 (0.56%) SOAP
11 2 (0.56%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 90 (25.00%) Derivative
2 87 (24.17%) Eurex
3 86 (23.89%) Equities
3 86 (23.89%) Fixed Income
3 86 (23.89%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 62 (17.22%) Data Centre
5 21 (5.83%) Management Information System
6 20 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
7 19 (5.28%) Computer Science
8 13 (3.61%) Driving Licence
9 12 (3.33%) Private Cloud
10 9 (2.50%) Cyberthreat
11 8 (2.22%) Enterprise Software
12 6 (1.67%) PKI
12 6 (1.67%) Video Conferencing
12 6 (1.67%) Virtual Team
13 5 (1.39%) Spread Betting
14 4 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
14 4 (1.11%) User Experience
15 3 (0.83%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 147 (40.83%) Linux
2 45 (12.50%) Windows
3 22 (6.11%) Windows Server
4 10 (2.78%) Unix
5 8 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.11%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (0.83%) Solaris
7 3 (0.83%) Windows 7
8 2 (0.56%) Android
8 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
8 2 (0.56%) CentOS
8 2 (0.56%) Debian
8 2 (0.56%) Mac OS
8 2 (0.56%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.56%) Windows 10
9 1 (0.28%) SUSE
9 1 (0.28%) VMS
9 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 85 (23.61%) Asset Management
2 82 (22.78%) Wealth Management
3 58 (16.11%) ITIL
4 51 (14.17%) Network Design
5 49 (13.61%) Load Balancing
6 38 (10.56%) Agile Software Development
7 33 (9.17%) High Availability
8 28 (7.78%) Information Security
9 25 (6.94%) Network Monitoring
9 25 (6.94%) Project Management
10 24 (6.67%) Change Management
11 23 (6.39%) Low Latency
11 23 (6.39%) Service Delivery
12 22 (6.11%) Mentoring
13 21 (5.83%) Service Design
14 20 (5.56%) Network Management
14 20 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
15 19 (5.28%) SIEM
16 16 (4.44%) Migration
17 15 (4.17%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 42 (11.67%) Python
2 25 (6.94%) Java
3 22 (6.11%) SQL
4 18 (5.00%) C
4 18 (5.00%) Perl
5 15 (4.17%) C#
6 14 (3.89%) C++
7 12 (3.33%) Bash Shell
7 12 (3.33%) JavaScript
8 9 (2.50%) PHP
9 8 (2.22%) PowerShell
10 7 (1.94%) Ruby
11 2 (0.56%) Apple Swift
11 2 (0.56%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 110 (30.56%) Cisco Certification
2 87 (24.17%) CCNP
3 53 (14.72%) CCNA
4 48 (13.33%) CCIE
5 44 (12.22%) Degree
6 33 (9.17%) Security Cleared
7 30 (8.33%) SC Cleared
8 20 (5.56%) CCDP
9 18 (5.00%) CCDA
10 15 (4.17%) DV Cleared
10 15 (4.17%) JNCIS
11 13 (3.61%) CISSP
11 13 (3.61%) JNCIA
11 13 (3.61%) JNCIP
12 12 (3.33%) JNCIE
13 10 (2.78%) Computer Science Degree
14 9 (2.50%) CISM
14 9 (2.50%) GIAC
14 9 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
15 6 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 11 (3.06%) GDPR
3 6 (1.67%) PCI DSS
3 6 (1.67%) PMO
3 6 (1.67%) SLA
4 4 (1.11%) Cyber Essentials
5 3 (0.83%) QA
5 3 (0.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (0.28%) COBIT
6 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 33 (9.17%) VMware Infrastructure
2 25 (6.94%) Active Directory
3 10 (2.78%) Docker
4 9 (2.50%) Hyper-V
4 9 (2.50%) Snort
5 5 (1.39%) Firmware
5 5 (1.39%) vSphere
6 3 (0.83%) VMware NSX
6 3 (0.83%) XenApp
7 2 (0.56%) KVM
7 2 (0.56%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.56%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.28%) HDFS
8 1 (0.28%) Varnish
8 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 21 (5.83%) Puppet
2 13 (3.61%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (2.50%) Kubernetes
3 9 (2.50%) SCOM
3 9 (2.50%) Terraform
4 8 (2.22%) SCCM
5 7 (1.94%) FortiGate
6 6 (1.67%) Cisco CUCM
6 6 (1.67%) Nagios
7 5 (1.39%) Nessus
7 5 (1.39%) QRadar
7 5 (1.39%) ZABBIX
8 4 (1.11%) WhatsUp Gold
9 3 (0.83%) Host Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.83%) Network Intrusion Detection System
9 3 (0.83%) SmoothWall
9 3 (0.83%) WSUS
10 2 (0.56%) Ansible
10 2 (0.56%) OpenNebula
10 2 (0.56%) OpenView
Vendors
1 138 (38.33%) Cisco
2 62 (17.22%) Juniper
3 42 (11.67%) Palo Alto
4 41 (11.39%) VMware
5 38 (10.56%) CheckPoint
6 35 (9.72%) F5
7 32 (8.89%) SolarWinds
8 25 (6.94%) Microsoft
9 20 (5.56%) HP
10 12 (3.33%) Avaya
10 12 (3.33%) IBM
10 12 (3.33%) Oracle
11 11 (3.06%) Google
12 10 (2.78%) Citrix
12 10 (2.78%) Meraki
13 9 (2.50%) Fortinet
14 7 (1.94%) Dell
15 5 (1.39%) Aruba
16 4 (1.11%) Pega
16 4 (1.11%) Tripwire