The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies 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 27 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Architecture
UK
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 695 640 741
Rank change year-on-year -55 +101  
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 197 297 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.22% 0.30% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.34% 0.25%
Number of salaries quoted 134 231 200
Median salary £55,000 £52,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.76% +5.00%  
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £40,000 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £70,000 £77,000
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000

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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 79998 87554 96376
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.73% 88.92% 88.08%
Number of salaries quoted 64425 73206 78779
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27%  

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Network Architecture
Salary Trend

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

Salary trend for Network Architecture in the UK

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architecture over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architecture in the UK

Network Architecture
Top 30 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 27 June 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
England -51 191 £55,000 +4.76% 12
London +38 110 £61,000 +10.90% 5
South East -9 27 £50,000 - 1
South West -5 18 £40,000 -23.80% 1
West Midlands -4 15 £55,000 +15.78% 1
Surrey +30 14 £46,000 +2.22%
Shropshire +9 10 £55,000 +46.66%
Telford +3 10 £55,000 +46.66%
Gloucestershire 0 9 £40,000 -
City of London +31 8 £53,750 +2.38% 3
Kent +14 6 £50,000 -23.07% 1
Gloucester +7 6 £55,000 +37.50%
Yorkshire -11 6 £50,000 -16.66% 1
Oxfordshire +17 5 £45,000 -
Glasgow +8 5 £37,500 -
Scotland +7 5 £37,500 -31.81%
Cambridgeshire -20 5 - -
North West -39 5 £70,000 +24.44% 2
East of England -45 5 - -
West Malling - 5 £50,000 - 1
Peterborough - 5 - -
Manchester -32 4 £70,000 - 1
York - 4 £52,500 -
North Yorkshire - 4 £52,500 -
Swindon - 4 £32,500 -
Wiltshire - 4 £32,500 -
East Midlands +14 3 £55,000 -12.69%
Birmingham +5 3 £35,000 -26.31% 1
Redhill - 3 £70,000 -
Mitcheldean - 3 £40,000 -

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 182 (49.06%) Cisco
2 155 (41.78%) Firewall
3 145 (39.08%) WAN
4 115 (31.00%) Cisco Certification
5 110 (29.65%) LAN
6 107 (28.84%) Finance
7 104 (28.03%) VPN
8 101 (27.22%) Data Centre
9 91 (24.53%) MPLS
10 81 (21.83%) Juniper
11 80 (21.56%) Windows
12 73 (19.68%) CCNP
12 73 (19.68%) VMware
13 71 (19.14%) Wireless
14 69 (18.60%) BGP
14 69 (18.60%) ITIL
15 67 (18.06%) HTTP
16 64 (17.25%) Linux
16 64 (17.25%) Palo Alto
17 61 (16.44%) TCP/IP
18 59 (15.90%) Network Design
19 58 (15.63%) Security Cleared
19 58 (15.63%) CheckPoint
20 57 (15.36%) DNS
21 55 (14.82%) VoIP
21 55 (14.82%) OSPF
22 54 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
23 53 (14.29%) DHCP
24 52 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
25 51 (13.75%) F5

Network Architecture
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 11 (2.96%) Apache
2 8 (2.16%) Skype for Business
2 8 (2.16%) Tomcat
3 7 (1.89%) CMS
3 7 (1.89%) IIS
4 6 (1.62%) MS Exchange
5 5 (1.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 4 (1.08%) Apache Spark
6 4 (1.08%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.27%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.27%) Drupal
7 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.27%) OpenStack
7 1 (0.27%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 5 (1.35%) Microsoft Project
2 2 (0.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.27%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (1.08%) Oracle CRM
2 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.27%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 54 (14.56%) Amazon AWS
2 42 (11.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 28 (7.55%) IaaS
4 26 (7.01%) PaaS
5 22 (5.93%) SaaS
6 13 (3.50%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (3.50%) Office 365
7 9 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
7 9 (2.43%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (1.35%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (1.35%) Bluemix
8 5 (1.35%) IBM Cloud
9 3 (0.81%) GitHub
10 2 (0.54%) Virtual Private Cloud
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon Kinesis
11 1 (0.27%) Amazon SQS
Communications & Networking
1 155 (41.78%) Firewall
2 145 (39.08%) WAN
3 110 (29.65%) LAN
4 104 (28.03%) VPN
5 91 (24.53%) MPLS
6 71 (19.14%) Wireless
7 69 (18.60%) BGP
8 67 (18.06%) HTTP
9 61 (16.44%) TCP/IP
10 57 (15.36%) DNS
11 55 (14.82%) OSPF
11 55 (14.82%) VoIP
12 53 (14.29%) DHCP
13 48 (12.94%) SSL
14 44 (11.86%) Cisco ASA
15 43 (11.59%) Network Security
16 40 (10.78%) Telnet
17 38 (10.24%) Multicast
18 37 (9.97%) Internet
18 37 (9.97%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.23%) SQL Server
2 6 (1.62%) Big Data
3 4 (1.08%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (1.08%) Hadoop
3 4 (1.08%) MongoDB
4 3 (0.81%) MySQL
5 2 (0.54%) Oracle Database
5 2 (0.54%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
6 1 (0.27%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.27%) HBase
6 1 (0.27%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 24 (6.47%) Git (software)
2 13 (3.50%) Android Studio
2 13 (3.50%) Subversion
2 13 (3.50%) Xcode
3 8 (2.16%) Jenkins
4 7 (1.89%) Sonatype Nexus
5 3 (0.81%) GDB
5 3 (0.81%) IDA Disassembler
5 3 (0.81%) Selenium
5 3 (0.81%) Travis CI
6 1 (0.27%) CircleCI
6 1 (0.27%) GoCD
6 1 (0.27%) JIRA
6 1 (0.27%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 107 (28.84%) Finance
2 47 (12.67%) Banking
3 31 (8.36%) Telecoms
4 28 (7.55%) Retail
5 24 (6.47%) Legal
6 13 (3.50%) Investment Banking
6 13 (3.50%) Retail Banking
7 9 (2.43%) Financial Institution
8 6 (1.62%) Law
9 3 (0.81%) Advertising
9 3 (0.81%) Games
9 3 (0.81%) Military
10 2 (0.54%) Marketing
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) French Language
11 1 (0.27%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 92 (24.80%) Network Engineer
2 91 (24.53%) Architect
3 50 (13.48%) Network Architect
4 42 (11.32%) Analyst
5 32 (8.63%) Consultant
6 21 (5.66%) Cloud Architect
7 20 (5.39%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 19 (5.12%) Senior Architect
9 18 (4.85%) Cisco Engineer
10 16 (4.31%) IT Analyst
10 16 (4.31%) IT Manager
10 16 (4.31%) Network Support
11 15 (4.04%) Cisco Network Engineer
11 15 (4.04%) Network Analyst
11 15 (4.04%) Support Engineer
12 14 (3.77%) Cisco Architect
12 14 (3.77%) Cisco Network Architect
12 14 (3.77%) Security Architect
13 13 (3.50%) Developer
13 13 (3.50%) Senior Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.63%) REST
2 30 (8.09%) JSON
3 28 (7.55%) 802.1X
4 21 (5.66%) SAML
5 18 (4.85%) Middleware
6 17 (4.58%) RESTful
7 16 (4.31%) Node.js
8 15 (4.04%) XML
9 14 (3.77%) HTML
9 14 (3.77%) SOAP
9 14 (3.77%) Web Services
10 13 (3.50%) CSS
10 13 (3.50%) OAuth
11 9 (2.43%) .NET
11 9 (2.43%) LAMP
12 8 (2.16%) Serverless Framework
13 7 (1.89%) Android SDK
13 7 (1.89%) iOS SDK
14 5 (1.35%) WAP
15 3 (0.81%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 101 (27.22%) Data Centre
2 36 (9.70%) Analytical Skills
3 29 (7.82%) Management Information System
4 26 (7.01%) Computer Science
5 20 (5.39%) Derivative
6 16 (4.31%) Eurex
7 15 (4.04%) Equities
7 15 (4.04%) Fixed Income
7 15 (4.04%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 13 (3.50%) Algorithms
8 13 (3.50%) Data Structures
8 13 (3.50%) Mobile App
9 10 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
10 9 (2.43%) Enterprise Storage
11 7 (1.89%) Virtual Team
12 6 (1.62%) Client/Server
12 6 (1.62%) Driving Licence
12 6 (1.62%) PKI
12 6 (1.62%) Private Cloud
13 5 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 80 (21.56%) Windows
2 64 (17.25%) Linux
3 46 (12.40%) Windows Server
4 26 (7.01%) Unix
5 13 (3.50%) Android
5 13 (3.50%) Apple iOS
6 9 (2.43%) CentOS
6 9 (2.43%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (2.16%) Debian
7 8 (2.16%) Windows 7
7 8 (2.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 5 (1.35%) Solaris
9 4 (1.08%) AIX
9 4 (1.08%) Oracle Linux
10 3 (0.81%) Mac OS X
10 3 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.54%) SUSE
12 1 (0.27%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.27%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 69 (18.60%) ITIL
2 59 (15.90%) Network Design
3 49 (13.21%) Project Management
4 48 (12.94%) Information Security
5 43 (11.59%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (11.59%) Load Balancing
6 35 (9.43%) SIEM
7 31 (8.36%) Service Management
8 28 (7.55%) Cybersecurity
8 28 (7.55%) Network Monitoring
9 26 (7.01%) Mentoring
9 26 (7.01%) Network Management
10 24 (6.47%) Data Security
11 22 (5.93%) Disaster Recovery
11 22 (5.93%) TOGAF
12 21 (5.66%) High Availability
12 21 (5.66%) Patch Management
12 21 (5.66%) Risk Management
13 20 (5.39%) E-Commerce
14 19 (5.12%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 50 (13.48%) Python
2 36 (9.70%) Java
3 34 (9.16%) C
4 26 (7.01%) SQL
5 21 (5.66%) C++
6 19 (5.12%) C#
7 16 (4.31%) Perl
8 15 (4.04%) JavaScript
8 15 (4.04%) Ruby
9 13 (3.50%) Apple Swift
9 13 (3.50%) Objective-C
10 10 (2.70%) PowerShell
11 9 (2.43%) Bash Shell
12 7 (1.89%) Go
12 7 (1.89%) PHP
13 3 (0.81%) Scala
14 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 115 (31.00%) Cisco Certification
2 73 (19.68%) CCNP
3 58 (15.63%) Security Cleared
4 50 (13.48%) Degree
5 48 (12.94%) CCIE
6 45 (12.13%) CCNA
7 35 (9.43%) SC Cleared
8 31 (8.36%) DV Cleared
9 27 (7.28%) CCDP
10 18 (4.85%) CISSP
11 17 (4.58%) CCSP
12 14 (3.77%) CISM
12 14 (3.77%) JNCIP
13 13 (3.50%) CCDA
13 13 (3.50%) Computer Science Degree
14 12 (3.23%) GIAC
15 11 (2.96%) JNCIS
16 6 (1.62%) (ISC)2 CCSP
16 6 (1.62%) Check Point Certification
16 6 (1.62%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (5.66%) Cyber Essentials
3 19 (5.12%) PCI DSS
4 15 (4.04%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 11 (2.96%) GDPR
6 7 (1.89%) SLA
7 5 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
7 5 (1.35%) QA
8 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
8 2 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 2 (0.54%) PMO
9 1 (0.27%) COBIT
9 1 (0.27%) COSO
9 1 (0.27%) SAS 70
System Software
1 52 (14.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 29 (7.82%) Active Directory
3 26 (7.01%) Hyper-V
4 13 (3.50%) vSphere
5 11 (2.96%) Firmware
5 11 (2.96%) KVM
6 9 (2.43%) Docker
7 8 (2.16%) Snort
8 4 (1.08%) Virtual Machines
9 3 (0.81%) ProxySG
9 3 (0.81%) VMware ESXi
10 2 (0.54%) NFS
10 2 (0.54%) Samba
10 2 (0.54%) VMware Server
11 1 (0.27%) HDFS
11 1 (0.27%) OpenSIPS
11 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.27%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 37 (9.97%) Puppet
2 21 (5.66%) Opscode Chef
3 20 (5.39%) Ansible
4 16 (4.31%) SCCM
5 11 (2.96%) OpenNebula
6 7 (1.89%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (1.62%) Host Intrusion Detection System
7 6 (1.62%) Kubernetes
7 6 (1.62%) Network Intrusion Detection System
8 5 (1.35%) BladeLogic
8 5 (1.35%) SCOM
8 5 (1.35%) Terraform
9 4 (1.08%) Control-M
9 4 (1.08%) FortiGate
9 4 (1.08%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
9 4 (1.08%) vRealize
10 3 (0.81%) Microsoft Intune
10 3 (0.81%) Nagios
10 3 (0.81%) Nessus
11 2 (0.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 182 (49.06%) Cisco
2 81 (21.83%) Juniper
3 73 (19.68%) VMware
4 64 (17.25%) Palo Alto
5 58 (15.63%) CheckPoint
6 51 (13.75%) F5
7 35 (9.43%) SolarWinds
8 34 (9.16%) Microsoft
9 21 (5.66%) Oracle
10 19 (5.12%) Avaya
11 18 (4.85%) Arista
11 18 (4.85%) Citrix
12 16 (4.31%) Blue Coat
13 12 (3.23%) Google
14 11 (2.96%) Apple
15 9 (2.43%) HP
15 9 (2.43%) Meraki
16 8 (2.16%) Brocade
16 8 (2.16%) McAfee
16 8 (2.16%) Splunk
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £50000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow, Bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 22 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Reflex Computer Recruitment
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Caldicot, Gwent
Reed Technology
Salary: £25000 - £30000 per annum + Great Benefits!
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: Excellent salary + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 6 days ago
South West
Computer Network Defence Limited
Salary: £Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
North West London
Franklin Bates
Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
NCC Group
Posted: 3 days ago
North West England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + £6500 Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 per annum + £6500 Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Acumin
Salary: Up to £64,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harris Global
Salary: From £95,000 to £100,000 per annum + 20% Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Charles Taylor plc
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: 21 days ago