Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 24 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Architecture
England > North West
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 367 349 338
Rank change year-on-year -18 -11 +35
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 13 12 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.098% 0.096% 0.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.11% 0.24%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 24
North West median annual salary £43,750 £52,500 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -16.67% - +16.67%
10th Percentile £41,250 £46,500 £18,000
90th Percentile £72,500 £73,500 £72,125
England 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 the North West with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
North West
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 11910 11208 11675
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the North West 89.89% 89.76% 89.42%
Number of salaries quoted 9458 9346 9650
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% - +1.27%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,250 £24,750
90th Percentile £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
England median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the North West

Job postings citing Network Architecture as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the North West.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in the North West

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in the North West

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

Salary trend for Network Architecture in the North West

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in the North West

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architecture in the North West over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architecture in the North West

Network Architecture
Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the North West region over the 6 months to 24 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
Manchester 0 7 £70,000 -17.65% 2
Merseyside +22 5 £42,500 -19.05%
Network Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 24 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 North West region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) VoIP
3 6 (46.15%) BGP
3 6 (46.15%) F5
3 6 (46.15%) Network Design
3 6 (46.15%) Network Virtualisation
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) CCDP
5 4 (30.77%) ITIL
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
5 4 (30.77%) IPsec
5 4 (30.77%) MPLS
5 4 (30.77%) OSPF
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (23.08%) HSRP
6 3 (23.08%) VMware NSX
6 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
6 3 (23.08%) Coaching
6 3 (23.08%) Spanning Tree

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco ASA
1 9 (69.23%) Firewall
2 7 (53.85%) WAN
3 6 (46.15%) BGP
3 6 (46.15%) LAN
3 6 (46.15%) VoIP
4 5 (38.46%) VPN
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Nexus
5 4 (30.77%) IPsec
5 4 (30.77%) MPLS
5 4 (30.77%) Network Security
5 4 (30.77%) OSPF
5 4 (30.77%) Wireless
6 3 (23.08%) BIG-IP
6 3 (23.08%) EIGRP
6 3 (23.08%) HSRP
6 3 (23.08%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (23.08%) VLAN
6 3 (23.08%) VRRP
6 3 (23.08%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) Big Data
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Games
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Network Architect
2 3 (23.08%) Network Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Senior Network Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL Business Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Network Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Storage Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Design Authority
Miscellaneous
1 9 (69.23%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) FMCG
3 1 (7.69%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (23.08%) Linux
1 3 (23.08%) Windows
1 3 (23.08%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Network Design
1 6 (46.15%) Network Virtualisation
2 4 (30.77%) ITIL
3 3 (23.08%) Change Management
3 3 (23.08%) Coaching
3 3 (23.08%) High Availability
3 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
3 3 (23.08%) Mentoring
3 3 (23.08%) Release Management
4 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.69%) Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) Business Analysis
4 1 (7.69%) Customer Analytics
4 1 (7.69%) E-Commerce
4 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Analysis
Qualifications
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (53.85%) CCNP
3 4 (30.77%) CCDP
3 4 (30.77%) CCNA
4 2 (15.38%) Degree
5 1 (7.69%) CCDA
5 1 (7.69%) CCIE
5 1 (7.69%) CCSA
5 1 (7.69%) CCSE
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIE
5 1 (7.69%) JNCIP
5 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
5 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) QA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (23.08%) Firmware
2 3 (23.08%) VMware NSX
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 6 (46.15%) F5
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 3 (23.08%) Capita
5 1 (7.69%) Avaya
5 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
5 1 (7.69%) Juniper
5 1 (7.69%) Palo Alto