Period
to 31 March 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 31 March 2020 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Architecture
England > Midlands
6 months to
31 Mar 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 278 329 369
Rank change year-on-year +51 +40 -7
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 35 32 32
As % of all permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 0.37% 0.26% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.29% 0.23%
Number of salaries quoted 32 30 25
Median annual salary £50,000 £63,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -20.63% +20.00% +8.25%
10th Percentile £36,825 £38,625 £37,500
90th Percentile £76,250 £73,000 £61,250
England median annual salary £60,000 £59,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year +1.69% +7.27% -4.35%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 8,698 11,171 13,956
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 90.75% 92.30% 91.23%
Number of salaries quoted 7,192 8,243 11,147
Median annual salary £45,000 £43,250 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.05% +1.76% +2.41%
10th Percentile £26,277 £26,250 £25,500
90th Percentile £72,500 £67,500 £65,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00% +2.04%

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

Job postings citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in the Midlands

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in the Midlands

3-month moving average salary quoted in jobs citing Network Architecture in the Midlands.

Salary trend for Network Architecture in the Midlands

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Salary distribution for jobs citing Network Architecture in the Midlands over the 6 months to 31 March 2020.

Salary histogram for Network Architecture in the Midlands

Network Architecture
Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 31 March 2020. 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 Midlands +38 26 £47,500 -24.60% 2
East Midlands +31 9 £52,500 -44.74%
Network Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 31 March 2020, IT jobs citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Midlands region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 15 (42.86%) WAN
2 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (40.00%) CCNP
3 13 (37.14%) LAN
4 12 (34.29%) Cisco
4 12 (34.29%) Firewall
5 11 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
6 10 (28.57%) Analytics
7 8 (22.86%) Juniper
7 8 (22.86%) Network Design
7 8 (22.86%) Network Security
7 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 7 (20.00%) Data Analytics
8 7 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
8 7 (20.00%) Azure
8 7 (20.00%) CCNA
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
8 7 (20.00%) Legal
8 7 (20.00%) EDRMS
8 7 (20.00%) e-Disclosure
8 7 (20.00%) Nuix
8 7 (20.00%) Veritas eDiscovery
8 7 (20.00%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
8 7 (20.00%) FTK
8 7 (20.00%) EnCase
9 6 (17.14%) Technical Leadership
9 6 (17.14%) Avaya
9 6 (17.14%) ITIL

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 2 (5.71%) SharePoint
1 2 (5.71%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
1 7 (20.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Veritas eDiscovery
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Azure
2 4 (11.43%) AWS
2 4 (11.43%) Office 365
3 2 (5.71%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (5.71%) IaaS
3 2 (5.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (42.86%) WAN
2 13 (37.14%) LAN
3 12 (34.29%) Firewall
4 8 (22.86%) Cisco ASA
4 8 (22.86%) Network Security
5 5 (14.29%) DNS
5 5 (14.29%) VPN
6 4 (11.43%) DHCP
6 4 (11.43%) MPLS
7 2 (5.71%) Skype
7 2 (5.71%) SSL
7 2 (5.71%) VLAN
7 2 (5.71%) VoIP
8 1 (2.86%) BGP
8 1 (2.86%) Internet
8 1 (2.86%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (20.00%) EDRMS
2 3 (8.57%) Big Data
2 3 (8.57%) OLAP
2 3 (8.57%) OLTP
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (5.71%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.86%) MongoDB
General
1 7 (20.00%) Legal
2 5 (14.29%) Finance
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Electronics
4 2 (5.71%) Manufacturing
4 2 (5.71%) Marketing
4 2 (5.71%) Public Sector
4 2 (5.71%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (28.57%) Network Engineer
2 9 (25.71%) Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Analytics Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Data Analytics Consultant
3 7 (20.00%) Data Consultant
4 6 (17.14%) Lead Network Engineer
4 6 (17.14%) Network Team Leader
4 6 (17.14%) Team Leader
5 4 (11.43%) Architect
5 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Cloud Engineer
6 3 (8.57%) Enterprise Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Architect
6 3 (8.57%) Lead Enterprise Architect
7 2 (5.71%) Azure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (5.71%) IT Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Network Manager
7 2 (5.71%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.43%) Data Centre
2 3 (8.57%) Public Cloud
3 2 (5.71%) Cyberthreat
3 2 (5.71%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.86%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.86%) Greenfield Project
4 1 (2.86%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 5 (14.29%) Windows
2 2 (5.71%) Windows 10
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (5.71%) Windows Server 2016
3 1 (2.86%) Kali Linux
3 1 (2.86%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (31.43%) Cybersecurity
2 10 (28.57%) Analytics
3 8 (22.86%) Network Design
4 7 (20.00%) Data Analytics
4 7 (20.00%) Digital Forensics
4 7 (20.00%) e-Disclosure
4 7 (20.00%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
5 6 (17.14%) Capacity Management
5 6 (17.14%) Capacity Planning
5 6 (17.14%) Information Security
5 6 (17.14%) ITIL
5 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.14%) Root Cause Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) Technical Leadership
6 4 (11.43%) Business Intelligence
6 4 (11.43%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 4 (11.43%) Technology Roadmap
7 3 (8.57%) Low Latency
7 3 (8.57%) Problem-Solving
7 3 (8.57%) Security Operations
Programming Languages
1 5 (14.29%) SQL
2 2 (5.71%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.71%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.86%) Python
Qualifications
1 14 (40.00%) CCNP
1 14 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (20.00%) CCNA
3 6 (17.14%) CCDA
3 6 (17.14%) CCDP
4 4 (11.43%) JNCIA
5 2 (5.71%) CESG Certified Professional
5 2 (5.71%) CISSP
5 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Certification
5 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CCIE
6 1 (2.86%) Degree
6 1 (2.86%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (5.71%) Cyber Essentials
2 2 (5.71%) JSP 440
3 1 (2.86%) GDPR
3 1 (2.86%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (5.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.71%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 7 (20.00%) EnCase
1 7 (20.00%) FTK
2 2 (5.71%) Backup Exec
2 2 (5.71%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Cisco
2 8 (22.86%) Juniper
3 7 (20.00%) Nuix
4 6 (17.14%) Avaya
4 6 (17.14%) CheckPoint
4 6 (17.14%) Mitel
5 4 (11.43%) Microsoft
5 4 (11.43%) VMware
6 2 (5.71%) Acronis
6 2 (5.71%) Fortinet
6 2 (5.71%) Palo Alto
6 2 (5.71%) SAP
6 2 (5.71%) Veeam
7 1 (2.86%) McAfee
7 1 (2.86%) Splunk
7 1 (2.86%) Sun