Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Kent 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 20 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Architecture
South East > Kent
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 98 107 140
Rank change year-on-year +9 +33 +9
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 10 16 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 0.76% 0.95% 0.36%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.88% 1.08% 0.41%
Number of salaries quoted 10 17 7
Kent median annual salary £48,625 £72,500 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -32.93% +3.57% +124.36%
10th Percentile £46,250 £35,050 £65,000
90th Percentile £51,375 £80,000 £75,000
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year - -20.00% +25.00%

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 Kent with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Kent
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1135 1483 1943
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Kent 85.98% 88.17% 87.68%
Number of salaries quoted 961 1315 1712
Kent median annual salary £42,500 £42,500 £41,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +2.41% -1.19%
10th Percentile £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
90th Percentile £63,750 £65,000 £58,750
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Kent

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in Kent

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Salary trend for Network Architecture in Kent

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in Kent

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architecture in Kent over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architecture in Kent

Network Architecture
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the Kent region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Malling - 9 £49,000 -
Network Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 20 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 Kent region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 10 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 9 (90.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 9 (90.00%) CCIE
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) Change Management
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
4 7 (70.00%) CCNP
4 7 (70.00%) CCNA
5 6 (60.00%) ITIL
5 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds
5 6 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (60.00%) VLAN
5 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
6 4 (40.00%) IPsec
6 4 (40.00%) OSPF
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (30.00%) HSRP
7 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
7 3 (30.00%) Time Management
7 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
7 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
7 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in Kent 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 3 (30.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) Firewall
1 10 (100.00%) MPLS
2 9 (90.00%) WAN
3 8 (80.00%) Cisco ASA
4 7 (70.00%) VPN
5 6 (60.00%) Cisco PIX
5 6 (60.00%) VLAN
6 4 (40.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 4 (40.00%) IPsec
6 4 (40.00%) OSPF
7 3 (30.00%) BGP
7 3 (30.00%) EIGRP
7 3 (30.00%) HSRP
7 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
7 3 (30.00%) VRRP
7 3 (30.00%) Wireless
8 2 (20.00%) LAN
8 2 (20.00%) VoIP
9 1 (10.00%) Network Security
9 1 (10.00%) SSL
Job Titles
1 7 (70.00%) Network Engineer
2 5 (50.00%) Deployment Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Firewall Engineer
3 4 (40.00%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
4 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Lead Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Project Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Senior Network Engineer
5 1 (10.00%) Technical Design Authority
5 1 (10.00%) WAN Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Data Centre
1 3 (30.00%) Driving Licence
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (100.00%) Load Balancing
2 8 (80.00%) Change Management
3 6 (60.00%) ITIL
3 6 (60.00%) Network Monitoring
4 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
4 3 (30.00%) Time Management
Qualifications
1 9 (90.00%) CCIE
1 9 (90.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (70.00%) CCNA
2 7 (70.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 3 (30.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (20.00%) HNC
4 2 (20.00%) HND
5 1 (10.00%) CCDA
5 1 (10.00%) CCDP
5 1 (10.00%) CCSA
5 1 (10.00%) CCSE
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIE
5 1 (10.00%) JNCIP
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Cisco
1 10 (100.00%) Palo Alto
2 9 (90.00%) CheckPoint
2 9 (90.00%) F5
3 6 (60.00%) SolarWinds
4 3 (30.00%) Avaya
4 3 (30.00%) Juniper
5 2 (20.00%) Aruba