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 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Architecture
UK
Rank 683 694 677
Rank change year-on-year +11 -17  
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 175 255 286
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.25% 0.27%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.23% 0.28% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 134 197 237
Median salary £60,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +4.34% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £35,100
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
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 with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 75650 91140 91950
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 89.04% 88.53% 87.02%
Number of salaries quoted 62160 75461 74357
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £49,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +1.01%  
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £31,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

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 24 March 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 24 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
England +29 167 £60,000 +4.34% 31
London +59 82 £75,000 +15.38% 11
South East +27 33 £50,000 -4.76% 7
South West +20 29 £36,000 +44.00% 1
Hampshire +33 15 £55,000 +37.50% 3
Bristol 0 12 £36,000 +63.63% 1
West Midlands +16 10 £50,000 - 4
Gloucestershire +4 10 £52,500 -4.54%
Scotland +21 8 £72,500 +20.83%
Kent - 7 £28,750 - 3
Glasgow +25 6 £75,000 +25.00%
Birmingham +4 6 £61,000 +22.00% 3
East of England +2 6 £67,500 +3.84%
East Sussex - 6 £48,750 -
Brighton - 5 £50,000 -
City of London +46 4 £71,250 - 3
Swindon +20 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Wiltshire +15 4 £32,500 -13.33%
Hertfordshire +3 4 £80,000 +30.61%
Yorkshire -5 4 £49,750 -0.50% 2
Farnborough +2 3 £66,500 - 1
West Sussex - 3 £50,000 -
Reading +18 2 £49,500 -17.50%
North Yorkshire +6 2 £49,750 +63.11% 2
Berkshire 0 2 £49,500 -5.71%
Shropshire 0 2 - -
Edinburgh 0 2 £55,000 +10.00%
West Yorkshire -3 2 - -
Telford -6 2 - -
Leeds -11 2 - -

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 245 (56.84%) Cisco
2 202 (46.87%) Firewall
3 188 (43.62%) Cisco Certification
4 155 (35.96%) Data Centre
5 141 (32.71%) CCNP
6 137 (31.79%) Network Design
7 133 (30.86%) WAN
8 131 (30.39%) Network Security
9 129 (29.93%) Juniper
10 124 (28.77%) VPN
11 123 (28.54%) LAN
12 116 (26.91%) Wireless
13 100 (23.20%) Degree
14 97 (22.51%) Finance
15 95 (22.04%) Information Security
15 95 (22.04%) Palo Alto
16 91 (21.11%) BGP
17 90 (20.88%) MPLS
18 88 (20.42%) OSPF
19 82 (19.03%) DNS
20 81 (18.79%) TCP/IP
21 76 (17.63%) CCNA
21 76 (17.63%) ITIL
22 75 (17.40%) Windows
22 75 (17.40%) Disaster Recovery
23 72 (16.71%) CCIE
24 71 (16.47%) CheckPoint
25 69 (16.01%) Business Continuity
26 66 (15.31%) Telecoms
27 56 (12.99%) Linux

Network Architecture
Top Related 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 (2.55%) MS Exchange
2 8 (1.86%) CMS
3 7 (1.62%) Apache
4 6 (1.39%) Tomcat
5 5 (1.16%) IIS
6 4 (0.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (0.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 3 (0.70%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (0.46%) SharePoint
8 2 (0.46%) Skype for Business
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.23%) Apache Spark
9 1 (0.23%) Drupal
9 1 (0.23%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.23%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.23%) JBoss
9 1 (0.23%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 15 (3.48%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.62%) MS Office
3 4 (0.93%) MS Project
4 3 (0.70%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.46%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 42 (9.74%) SaaS
2 16 (3.71%) PaaS
3 13 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
4 11 (2.55%) Amazon AWS
4 11 (2.55%) IaaS
5 9 (2.09%) AWS Lambda
5 9 (2.09%) Cloud Computing
6 8 (1.86%) AWS CloudFormation
7 4 (0.93%) Office 365
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon Kinesis
8 1 (0.23%) Amazon SQS
8 1 (0.23%) GitHub
8 1 (0.23%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 202 (46.87%) Firewall
2 133 (30.86%) WAN
3 131 (30.39%) Network Security
4 124 (28.77%) VPN
5 123 (28.54%) LAN
6 116 (26.91%) Wireless
7 91 (21.11%) BGP
8 90 (20.88%) MPLS
9 88 (20.42%) OSPF
10 82 (19.03%) DNS
11 81 (18.79%) TCP/IP
12 53 (12.30%) Cisco Nexus
13 47 (10.90%) HTTP
14 45 (10.44%) HSRP
14 45 (10.44%) Structured Cabling
14 45 (10.44%) VRRP
15 44 (10.21%) RIP
16 40 (9.28%) Cisco IOS
17 34 (7.89%) Multicast
18 32 (7.42%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (3.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.16%) Big Data
3 4 (0.93%) MySQL
4 3 (0.70%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (0.46%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (0.46%) MongoDB
5 2 (0.46%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.23%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.23%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (2.55%) Sonatype Nexus
2 7 (1.62%) Git (software)
3 3 (0.70%) Selenium
4 1 (0.23%) GoCD
4 1 (0.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.23%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (0.23%) Travis CI
General
1 97 (22.51%) Finance
2 66 (15.31%) Telecoms
3 31 (7.19%) Banking
4 29 (6.73%) Legal
5 16 (3.71%) Retail
6 8 (1.86%) Marketing
7 7 (1.62%) Manufacturing
8 6 (1.39%) Law
9 5 (1.16%) Electronics
10 3 (0.70%) Financial Institution
10 3 (0.70%) Games
11 2 (0.46%) Aerospace
11 2 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.23%) Advertising
12 1 (0.23%) Back Office
12 1 (0.23%) French Language
12 1 (0.23%) Military
Job Titles
1 139 (32.25%) Network Engineer
2 98 (22.74%) Architect
3 67 (15.55%) Network Architect
4 52 (12.06%) Analyst
5 45 (10.44%) Consultant
6 43 (9.98%) Senior Network Engineer
7 28 (6.50%) Lead Network Engineer
8 25 (5.80%) Cisco Engineer
9 24 (5.57%) Cloud Engineer
9 24 (5.57%) Network Operations Engineer
10 22 (5.10%) Cisco Network Engineer
10 22 (5.10%) NOC Engineer
11 21 (4.87%) Data Centre Engineer
11 21 (4.87%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
11 21 (4.87%) Data Network Engineer
12 20 (4.64%) Security Architect
13 18 (4.18%) Cisco Support
13 18 (4.18%) Information Assurance Consultant
14 17 (3.94%) Cisco Architect
14 17 (3.94%) Senior Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (5.10%) Middleware
2 18 (4.18%) Web Services
3 12 (2.78%) REST
4 10 (2.32%) Node.js
5 9 (2.09%) SAML
5 9 (2.09%) Serverless Framework
6 7 (1.62%) .NET
6 7 (1.62%) 802.1X
7 5 (1.16%) HTML
7 5 (1.16%) jQuery
8 4 (0.93%) CSS
9 3 (0.70%) JSON
9 3 (0.70%) RESTful
9 3 (0.70%) Ruby on Rails
10 2 (0.46%) LAMP
10 2 (0.46%) SOAP
10 2 (0.46%) XML
11 1 (0.23%) Ajax
11 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET
11 1 (0.23%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 155 (35.96%) Data Centre
2 44 (10.21%) Management Information System
3 33 (7.66%) Computer Science
4 25 (5.80%) BYOD
5 19 (4.41%) Analytical Skills
6 9 (2.09%) Client/Server
7 7 (1.62%) Video Conferencing
8 6 (1.39%) Cyber Attack
8 6 (1.39%) Derivative
8 6 (1.39%) PKI
9 5 (1.16%) Cyberthreat
9 5 (1.16%) Replication
10 4 (0.93%) Driving Licence
10 4 (0.93%) Mobile App
10 4 (0.93%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (0.70%) Digital Media
11 3 (0.70%) N-Tier
12 2 (0.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 2 (0.46%) Online Games
12 2 (0.46%) Social Network
Operating Systems
1 75 (17.40%) Windows
2 56 (12.99%) Linux
3 37 (8.58%) Unix
4 33 (7.66%) Windows Server
5 9 (2.09%) Solaris
6 6 (1.39%) Windows 7
7 5 (1.16%) Windows 10
7 5 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (0.93%) Android
8 4 (0.93%) Oracle Linux
8 4 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.70%) Apple iOS
9 3 (0.70%) Mac OS X
10 2 (0.46%) CentOS
11 1 (0.23%) AIX
11 1 (0.23%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.23%) Debian
11 1 (0.23%) VxWorks
11 1 (0.23%) Windows 8
11 1 (0.23%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (31.79%) Network Design
2 95 (22.04%) Information Security
3 76 (17.63%) ITIL
4 75 (17.40%) Disaster Recovery
5 69 (16.01%) Business Continuity
6 53 (12.30%) Network Monitoring
7 47 (10.90%) Service Management
8 44 (10.21%) Network Management
9 41 (9.51%) Project Management
10 37 (8.58%) Risk Management
11 35 (8.12%) Agile Software Development
12 32 (7.42%) ITSM
12 32 (7.42%) Network Planning
13 30 (6.96%) IT Strategy
14 28 (6.50%) Mentoring
14 28 (6.50%) Penetration Testing
14 28 (6.50%) SIEM
15 26 (6.03%) Vulnerability Scanning
16 25 (5.80%) Security Architecture
17 23 (5.34%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (5.10%) C
1 22 (5.10%) Python
2 21 (4.87%) SQL
3 18 (4.18%) Java
4 15 (3.48%) C#
4 15 (3.48%) Ruby
5 9 (2.09%) Perl
6 8 (1.86%) C++
6 8 (1.86%) Go
7 6 (1.39%) JavaScript
8 5 (1.16%) PowerShell
9 4 (0.93%) Bash Shell
9 4 (0.93%) PHP
10 1 (0.23%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.23%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.23%) Lua
10 1 (0.23%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.23%) Scala
10 1 (0.23%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 188 (43.62%) Cisco Certification
2 141 (32.71%) CCNP
3 100 (23.20%) Degree
4 76 (17.63%) CCNA
5 72 (16.71%) CCIE
6 50 (11.60%) CCSP
7 44 (10.21%) CISSP
7 44 (10.21%) Security Cleared
8 35 (8.12%) CCIP
9 34 (7.89%) CISM
10 27 (6.26%) DV Cleared
11 18 (4.18%) SC Cleared
12 14 (3.25%) CCDP
12 14 (3.25%) JNCIP
13 11 (2.55%) JNCIS
13 11 (2.55%) SANS
14 10 (2.32%) CCSA
14 10 (2.32%) CISA
15 9 (2.09%) GIAC
15 9 (2.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 40 (9.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 20 (4.64%) PCI DSS
3 18 (4.18%) Cyber Essentials
4 12 (2.78%) SLA
5 10 (2.32%) COBIT
6 3 (0.70%) QA
6 3 (0.70%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.46%) Data Quality
8 1 (0.23%) COSO
8 1 (0.23%) GDPR
8 1 (0.23%) PA-DSS
8 1 (0.23%) PMO
8 1 (0.23%) SAS 70
System Software
1 43 (9.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (4.41%) Active Directory
3 8 (1.86%) Virtual Machines
4 7 (1.62%) Firmware
5 6 (1.39%) Hyper-V
5 6 (1.39%) Snort
6 5 (1.16%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.70%) KVM
7 3 (0.70%) NFS
7 3 (0.70%) ProxySG
7 3 (0.70%) Samba
8 2 (0.46%) Docker
8 2 (0.46%) VMware Server
9 1 (0.23%) OpenSIPS
9 1 (0.23%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.23%) vSphere
9 1 (0.23%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 26 (6.03%) Puppet
2 22 (5.10%) Ansible
3 7 (1.62%) Nagios
4 6 (1.39%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (1.39%) McAfee ePO
4 6 (1.39%) Network Intrusion Detection System
4 6 (1.39%) WSUS
5 5 (1.16%) AirWatch
5 5 (1.16%) BladeLogic
5 5 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (0.93%) Control-M
6 4 (0.93%) Malwarebytes
6 4 (0.93%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 4 (0.93%) QRadar
6 4 (0.93%) vRealize
6 4 (0.93%) WhatsUp Gold
7 3 (0.70%) Cisco UCCE
7 3 (0.70%) OpenNebula
7 3 (0.70%) SCCM
8 2 (0.46%) Nessus
Vendors
1 245 (56.84%) Cisco
2 129 (29.93%) Juniper
3 95 (22.04%) Palo Alto
4 71 (16.47%) CheckPoint
5 55 (12.76%) F5
5 55 (12.76%) VMware
6 34 (7.89%) Microsoft
7 33 (7.66%) Alcatel-Lucent
8 29 (6.73%) Extreme Networks
9 28 (6.50%) SolarWinds
10 20 (4.64%) Aruba
11 17 (3.94%) Oracle
12 16 (3.71%) Blue Coat
13 14 (3.25%) Citrix
14 13 (3.02%) Avaya
15 12 (2.78%) Splunk
16 11 (2.55%) AlgoSec
16 11 (2.55%) Arista
17 9 (2.09%) Riverbed
18 8 (1.86%) HP
Bristol
Boeing
Salary: Competitive Salary
Posted: Yesterday
Matlock, Derbyshire
Derbyshire County Council
Salary: From £38,698 to £42,013 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Executive Resource Group
Salary: £600 - £700 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
NST Recruitment Limited
Salary: Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
Sunderland
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
West Malling, Kent
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £45000 per annum + Fantastic Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus/ Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Car All + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, benefits + training
Posted: 6 days ago
Petersfield, Hampshire
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £30,000 to £36,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Ascend Consulting
Salary: Up to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Guildford
BAE SYSTEMS
Salary: Competitive + Benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
London
Recruitment Genius Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Staffordshire
Applause IT Innovation
Salary: £27000 - £30000 per annum + Includes great benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Connect Distribution
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
York
Hays Specialist Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £59000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
England
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Car Allowance, Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Kent
Adeptis Group
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West London
Vodafone
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
IPsoft
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum + strong benefits and bonus package
Posted: 11 days ago
York, North Yorkshire
Aviva
Salary: From £30,650 to £59,050 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 21 days ago