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 3 months to 26 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Architecture
England / South East
Rank 363 389 398
Rank change year-on-year +26 +9  
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 32 66 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.22% 0.34% 0.28%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.39% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 28 46 44
Median salary £50,000 £52,500 £60,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.76% -12.50%  
90% offered a salary of more than £29,250 £40,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £67,250 £72,500
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09%  

Network Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next 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 and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
South East
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 12730 16774 17676
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 86.02% 87.11% 85.82%
Number of salaries quoted 10442 14131 14083
Median salary £47,500 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £30,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

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 3 months to 26 March 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 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +39 15 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Kent - 7 £28,750 - 3
East Sussex - 6 £48,750 -
West Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Berkshire -2 1 £39,000 -25.71%
Network Architecture
England

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 65 (67.01%) Cisco
2 58 (59.79%) Cisco Certification
3 47 (48.45%) CCNP
4 42 (43.30%) Firewall
5 38 (39.18%) CCNA
6 34 (35.05%) CCSP
7 33 (34.02%) Data Centre
8 32 (32.99%) CCIE
8 32 (32.99%) Juniper
9 31 (31.96%) Network Design
10 30 (30.93%) Wireless
11 26 (26.80%) CheckPoint
11 26 (26.80%) Network Security
12 25 (25.77%) Finance
13 24 (24.74%) Network Monitoring
14 22 (22.68%) MPLS
14 22 (22.68%) Windows
15 21 (21.65%) CCIP
15 21 (21.65%) Network Planning
16 20 (20.62%) ITIL
17 18 (18.56%) Linux
18 17 (17.53%) Cisco Nexus
19 16 (16.49%) VPN
19 16 (16.49%) DNS
20 15 (15.46%) TCP/IP
20 15 (15.46%) WAN
20 15 (15.46%) OSPF
20 15 (15.46%) BGP
20 15 (15.46%) Network Management
21 13 (13.40%) JNCIP

Network Architecture
Top Related 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 (7.22%) CMS
2 1 (1.03%) Apache
2 1 (1.03%) JBoss
2 1 (1.03%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (2.06%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.03%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.03%) MS Office
2 1 (1.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (12.37%) SaaS
2 1 (1.03%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (1.03%) IaaS
2 1 (1.03%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 42 (43.30%) Firewall
2 30 (30.93%) Wireless
3 26 (26.80%) Network Security
4 22 (22.68%) MPLS
5 17 (17.53%) Cisco Nexus
6 16 (16.49%) DNS
6 16 (16.49%) VPN
7 15 (15.46%) BGP
7 15 (15.46%) OSPF
7 15 (15.46%) TCP/IP
7 15 (15.46%) WAN
8 13 (13.40%) RSVP
9 12 (12.37%) Cisco IOS
9 12 (12.37%) LAN
10 10 (10.31%) DHCP
10 10 (10.31%) VLAN
11 9 (9.28%) SAN
11 9 (9.28%) VoIP
11 9 (9.28%) Wireshark
12 6 (6.19%) SSH
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (7.22%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (25.77%) Finance
2 12 (12.37%) Telecoms
3 10 (10.31%) Legal
4 6 (6.19%) Law
4 6 (6.19%) Marketing
5 5 (5.15%) Electronics
5 5 (5.15%) Manufacturing
6 4 (4.12%) Banking
7 2 (2.06%) Aerospace
8 1 (1.03%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 36 (37.11%) Network Engineer
2 17 (17.53%) Lead Network Engineer
3 15 (15.46%) Cisco Engineer
3 15 (15.46%) Consultant
4 14 (14.43%) Cisco Support
5 13 (13.40%) NOC Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Cisco Network Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Cloud Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Data Centre Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Data Network Engineer
6 12 (12.37%) Network Consultant
6 12 (12.37%) Network Operations Engineer
7 11 (11.34%) Architect
8 10 (10.31%) Analyst
8 10 (10.31%) Senior Network Engineer
9 9 (9.28%) Network Design Engineer
9 9 (9.28%) Network Support
9 9 (9.28%) Network Support Engineer
9 9 (9.28%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (3.09%) 802.1X
2 1 (1.03%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 33 (34.02%) Data Centre
2 6 (6.19%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.19%) PKI
3 5 (5.15%) Replication
4 4 (4.12%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.06%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.06%) Computer Science
5 2 (2.06%) Social Network
5 2 (2.06%) Virtual Team
6 1 (1.03%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.03%) Machine to Machine
6 1 (1.03%) PMI
6 1 (1.03%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 22 (22.68%) Windows
2 18 (18.56%) Linux
3 9 (9.28%) Unix
4 8 (8.25%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.03%) AIX
6 1 (1.03%) Solaris
6 1 (1.03%) Windows 10
6 1 (1.03%) Windows 7
6 1 (1.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (31.96%) Network Design
2 24 (24.74%) Network Monitoring
3 21 (21.65%) Network Planning
4 20 (20.62%) ITIL
5 15 (15.46%) Network Management
6 8 (8.25%) Change Management
7 7 (7.22%) Service Management
8 6 (6.19%) Information Security
8 6 (6.19%) Project Management
8 6 (6.19%) Security Architecture
9 5 (5.15%) Business Intelligence
9 5 (5.15%) Digital Marketing
9 5 (5.15%) Presales
9 5 (5.15%) Programme Management
9 5 (5.15%) Risk Management
9 5 (5.15%) Security Management
9 5 (5.15%) Service Delivery
10 4 (4.12%) Business Development
10 4 (4.12%) Case Management
11 3 (3.09%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (1.03%) PowerShell
1 1 (1.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 58 (59.79%) Cisco Certification
2 47 (48.45%) CCNP
3 38 (39.18%) CCNA
4 34 (35.05%) CCSP
5 32 (32.99%) CCIE
6 21 (21.65%) CCIP
7 13 (13.40%) JNCIP
8 10 (10.31%) Security Cleared
9 9 (9.28%) CCSA
10 6 (6.19%) CCDP
10 6 (6.19%) SC Cleared
11 5 (5.15%) CISSP
12 4 (4.12%) CISM
12 4 (4.12%) Degree
13 2 (2.06%) CISA
13 2 (2.06%) CLAS
14 1 (1.03%) DV Cleared
14 1 (1.03%) GCIA
14 1 (1.03%) Microsoft Certification
14 1 (1.03%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (7.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 6 (6.19%) PCI DSS
3 5 (5.15%) SLA
4 3 (3.09%) COBIT
5 1 (1.03%) COSO
5 1 (1.03%) PA-DSS
5 1 (1.03%) SAS 70
System Software
1 7 (7.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (6.19%) Firmware
3 5 (5.15%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (2.06%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.03%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 5 (5.15%) Nagios
2 3 (3.09%) Cisco UCCE
3 2 (2.06%) WSUS
4 1 (1.03%) BladeLogic
4 1 (1.03%) IBM BigFix
4 1 (1.03%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.03%) SCCM
4 1 (1.03%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 65 (67.01%) Cisco
2 32 (32.99%) Juniper
3 26 (26.80%) CheckPoint
4 11 (11.34%) Palo Alto
5 10 (10.31%) Citrix
6 8 (8.25%) VMware
7 6 (6.19%) F5
8 5 (5.15%) Aruba
8 5 (5.15%) NETGEAR
8 5 (5.15%) SAP
8 5 (5.15%) SolarWinds
9 4 (4.12%) Alcatel-Lucent
9 4 (4.12%) Blue Coat
9 4 (4.12%) FireEye
9 4 (4.12%) LogLogic
9 4 (4.12%) Radianz
9 4 (4.12%) Riverbed
9 4 (4.12%) TippingPoint
9 4 (4.12%) Tufin
10 3 (3.09%) Microsoft
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