The table below looks at the prevalence of the term N-Tier in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited N-Tier over the 3 months to 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
N-Tier
Rank - 210 158
Permanent jobs citing N-Tier 0 30 65
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.50% 1.21%
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 1.34% 3.29%
Number of salaries quoted 0 23 46
Average salary - £37,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.76%
UK excluding London average salary £41,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
N-Tier
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Miscellaneous category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Miscellaneous Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
1922 2247 1977
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 32.61% 37.21% 36.75%
Number of salaries quoted 1237 1577 1601
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,150 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

N-Tier
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

N-Tier Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

N-Tier
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing N-Tier across the Berkshire region.

N-Tier Salary Trend in Berkshire

N-Tier
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier.

1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Project Management
3 3 (60.00%) SOA
4 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (40.00%) ATM
4 2 (40.00%) LAN
4 2 (40.00%) WAN
4 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
4 2 (40.00%) VPN
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Solaris
4 2 (40.00%) Linux
4 2 (40.00%) JBoss
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Oracle
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) IIS
4 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
4 2 (40.00%) C
4 2 (40.00%) C#
4 2 (40.00%) Java
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
4 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (40.00%) Sun
4 2 (40.00%) EMC
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) NetApp

N-Tier
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing N-Tier also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited N-Tier. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) IIS
1 2 (40.00%) JBoss
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (40.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Frame Relay
2 2 (40.00%) ATM
2 2 (40.00%) LAN
2 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) Ethernet
2 2 (40.00%) VPN
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) Data Mining
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 1 (20.00%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Applications Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) Design Engineer
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Programmer
1 2 (40.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 2 (40.00%) Pre Sales Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Project Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Development Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (20.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Replication
1 1 (20.00%) RIA
1 1 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Solaris
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
1 2 (40.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) SOA
2 2 (40.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 2 (40.00%) Service Management
3 1 (20.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (20.00%) Product Management
3 1 (20.00%) PRINCE
3 1 (20.00%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C
1 2 (40.00%) C#
1 2 (40.00%) Java
1 2 (40.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) Sun
2 2 (40.00%) EMC
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) NetApp
2 2 (40.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) 3PAR
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle