Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 17 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Architecture
England > South East
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 498 465 513
Rank change year-on-year -33 +48 -14
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 61 133 141
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.20% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.43% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 55 106 116
South East median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -20.00% +25.00%
10th Percentile £34,550 £29,500 £41,250
90th Percentile £67,500 £75,000 £75,000
England median annual salary £55,000 £50,250 £57,500
% change year-on-year +9.45% -12.61% +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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 26754 30778 37262
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.42% 87.46% 86.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22035 25532 30764
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
10th Percentile £27,500 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £68,750 £68,750 £67,500
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 South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in the South East

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in the South East

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

Salary trend for Network Architecture in the South East

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in the South East

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architecture in the South East over the 6 months to 17 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architecture in the South East

Network Architecture
Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the South East region over the 6 months to 17 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
Surrey -1 21 £52,500 +10.53%
Thames Valley +6 20 £57,500 - 5
Kent +9 11 £48,250 -33.45%
Berkshire +7 8 £57,500 - 2
Oxfordshire +7 7 £40,000 - 1
Hampshire -28 7 £22,500 -55.00% 1
Buckinghamshire +19 5 £47,500 -20.83% 2
East Sussex - 2 £42,500 -
Network Architecture
England

For the 6 months to 17 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 South East region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 36 (59.02%) Cisco
2 34 (55.74%) Firewall
3 27 (44.26%) WAN
4 26 (42.62%) MPLS
5 24 (39.34%) Linux
6 22 (36.07%) CheckPoint
6 22 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
7 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
7 21 (34.43%) ITIL
8 20 (32.79%) VPN
8 20 (32.79%) CCNP
8 20 (32.79%) Palo Alto
9 19 (31.15%) SolarWinds
10 18 (29.51%) CCIE
10 18 (29.51%) IPsec
11 17 (27.87%) Change Management
11 17 (27.87%) Load Balancing
12 16 (26.23%) OSPF
13 15 (24.59%) C
13 15 (24.59%) Python
13 15 (24.59%) Cisco ASA
14 14 (22.95%) LAN
14 14 (22.95%) CCNA
14 14 (22.95%) BGP
14 14 (22.95%) EIGRP
15 13 (21.31%) VoIP
15 13 (21.31%) Degree
15 13 (21.31%) F5
16 12 (19.67%) Network Monitoring
16 12 (19.67%) C++

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 7 (11.48%) IIS
1 7 (11.48%) Skype for Business
2 2 (3.28%) Apache
2 2 (3.28%) GlassFish
2 2 (3.28%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.48%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (4.92%) Office 365
4 1 (1.64%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 34 (55.74%) Firewall
2 27 (44.26%) WAN
3 26 (42.62%) MPLS
4 21 (34.43%) TCP/IP
5 20 (32.79%) VPN
6 18 (29.51%) IPsec
7 16 (26.23%) OSPF
8 15 (24.59%) Cisco ASA
9 14 (22.95%) BGP
9 14 (22.95%) EIGRP
9 14 (22.95%) LAN
10 13 (21.31%) VoIP
11 11 (18.03%) HSRP
11 11 (18.03%) VLAN
11 11 (18.03%) VRRP
12 9 (14.75%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (14.75%) DNS
12 9 (14.75%) Wireless
13 8 (13.11%) Network Security
14 7 (11.48%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.48%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.84%) NoSQL
2 6 (9.84%) Relational Database
3 1 (1.64%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) JIRA
General
1 10 (16.39%) Telecoms
2 9 (14.75%) Finance
3 6 (9.84%) Retail
4 4 (6.56%) Banking
5 3 (4.92%) International Banking
6 2 (3.28%) Automotive
7 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 27 (44.26%) Network Engineer
2 8 (13.11%) Architect
2 8 (13.11%) WAN Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Deployment Engineer
3 7 (11.48%) Senior Network Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) LAN Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) LAN/WAN Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Solutions Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Systems Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Senior Telecoms Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Solutions Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Systems Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Systems Engineer
4 6 (9.84%) Telecoms Architect
4 6 (9.84%) Telecoms Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Development Engineer
5 5 (8.20%) Lead Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.84%) Web Services
2 5 (8.20%) .NET
2 5 (8.20%) Node.js
3 2 (3.28%) J2EE
4 1 (1.64%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Data Centre
2 8 (13.11%) Computer Science
2 8 (13.11%) Driving Licence
3 6 (9.84%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (3.28%) Linux Command Line
5 1 (1.64%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.64%) Clustering
5 1 (1.64%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 24 (39.34%) Linux
2 10 (16.39%) Windows
3 9 (14.75%) Windows Server
4 2 (3.28%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 2 (3.28%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.64%) SUSE
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.64%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) ITIL
2 17 (27.87%) Change Management
2 17 (27.87%) Load Balancing
3 12 (19.67%) Network Monitoring
4 10 (16.39%) Software Engineering
4 10 (16.39%) Time Management
5 7 (11.48%) Network Management
6 6 (9.84%) High Availability
6 6 (9.84%) Kalman Filter
6 6 (9.84%) Mentoring
6 6 (9.84%) Network Virtualisation
6 6 (9.84%) Problem Management
6 6 (9.84%) Service Design
6 6 (9.84%) Software Delivery
6 6 (9.84%) Strategic Thinking
6 6 (9.84%) Web Filtering
7 4 (6.56%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (6.56%) Service Delivery
8 3 (4.92%) Risk Assessment
8 3 (4.92%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) C
1 15 (24.59%) Python
2 12 (19.67%) C++
3 10 (16.39%) SQL
4 8 (13.11%) Java
5 6 (9.84%) C#
5 6 (9.84%) JavaScript
5 6 (9.84%) Perl
5 6 (9.84%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 22 (36.07%) Cisco Certification
2 20 (32.79%) CCNP
3 18 (29.51%) CCIE
4 14 (22.95%) CCNA
5 13 (21.31%) Degree
6 8 (13.11%) Security Cleared
7 7 (11.48%) Computer Science Degree
8 5 (8.20%) JNCIP
8 5 (8.20%) SC Cleared
9 4 (6.56%) DV Cleared
9 4 (6.56%) JNCIE
10 3 (4.92%) CCDA
10 3 (4.92%) HND
11 2 (3.28%) CCDP
11 2 (3.28%) CCIP
11 2 (3.28%) CCSA
11 2 (3.28%) CCSE
11 2 (3.28%) HNC
11 2 (3.28%) JNCIA
12 1 (1.64%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (9.84%) PMO
2 2 (3.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.64%) GDPR
3 1 (1.64%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.92%) Firmware
2 2 (3.28%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.64%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (9.84%) Nagios
1 6 (9.84%) SCOM
2 1 (1.64%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 36 (59.02%) Cisco
2 22 (36.07%) CheckPoint
3 20 (32.79%) Palo Alto
4 19 (31.15%) SolarWinds
5 13 (21.31%) F5
6 12 (19.67%) Microsoft
7 9 (14.75%) Juniper
8 5 (8.20%) Avaya
8 5 (8.20%) Fortinet
9 3 (4.92%) VMware
10 2 (3.28%) Aruba
10 2 (3.28%) Oracle
10 2 (3.28%) Red Hat
11 1 (1.64%) Arista
11 1 (1.64%) BMC
11 1 (1.64%) Dell
11 1 (1.64%) Extreme Networks
11 1 (1.64%) HP
11 1 (1.64%) Remedy