The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 211 196 220
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 19 26 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.35% 0.48% 0.038%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.37% 0.52% 0.041%
Number of salaries quoted 15 15 1
Average salary £70,000 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.73% -4.16%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £55,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+22.72% -8.33%
Network Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5114 5044 4871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 93.63% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 3733 4043
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Architect in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Network Architect
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 28 January 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -9 14 £70,000 +16.66% 1
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Network Architect
South East

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Architect in their job title 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 with Network Architect in their job title.

1 48 (71.64%) Cisco
2 36 (53.73%) Firewall
3 33 (49.25%) Network Design
4 32 (47.76%) Juniper
5 31 (46.27%) Network Security
6 29 (43.28%) Cisco Certification
7 26 (38.81%) Wireless
8 25 (37.31%) CCIE
8 25 (37.31%) F5
9 24 (35.82%) CCNP
10 22 (32.84%) SC Cleared
10 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
11 21 (31.34%) ITIL
12 20 (29.85%) Telecoms
13 17 (25.37%) Cisco Nexus
13 17 (25.37%) Finance
13 17 (25.37%) IPv6
14 15 (22.39%) MPLS
14 15 (22.39%) Network Architecture
15 11 (16.42%) LTE
15 11 (16.42%) Software-Defined Networking
15 11 (16.42%) SWOT Analysis
15 11 (16.42%) Economics
15 11 (16.42%) 3GPP
15 11 (16.42%) HP
16 10 (14.93%) CISSP
16 10 (14.93%) Brocade
16 10 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
17 9 (13.43%) OSPF
17 9 (13.43%) BGP

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Network Architect in their job title 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 with Network Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 5 (7.46%) MS Office
2 3 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.48%) MS Visio
2 3 (4.48%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.99%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (53.73%) Firewall
2 31 (46.27%) Network Security
3 26 (38.81%) Wireless
4 17 (25.37%) Cisco Nexus
4 17 (25.37%) IPv6
5 15 (22.39%) MPLS
6 11 (16.42%) 3GPP
6 11 (16.42%) Software-Defined Networking
6 11 (16.42%) LTE
7 10 (14.93%) Cisco ASA
8 9 (13.43%) OSPF
8 9 (13.43%) BGP
9 6 (8.96%) IPv4
9 6 (8.96%) Cisco PIX
10 5 (7.46%) WAN
11 4 (5.97%) LAN
12 3 (4.48%) SDH
12 3 (4.48%) Ethernet
12 3 (4.48%) DWDM
12 3 (4.48%) Unified Communications
General
1 20 (29.85%) Telecoms
2 17 (25.37%) Finance
3 5 (7.46%) Marketing
4 3 (4.48%) Legal
5 2 (2.99%) Retail
6 1 (1.49%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.49%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 11 (16.42%) Economics
2 2 (2.99%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.99%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.99%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (49.25%) Network Design
2 21 (31.34%) ITIL
3 15 (22.39%) Network Architecture
4 11 (16.42%) SWOT Analysis
5 7 (10.45%) Project Management
6 6 (8.96%) Migration
6 6 (8.96%) SIEM
7 4 (5.97%) Continuous Improvement
8 3 (4.48%) Change Management
9 2 (2.99%) Change Control
9 2 (2.99%) Load Balancing
9 2 (2.99%) Security Architecture
9 2 (2.99%) Software Deployment
10 1 (1.49%) Mentoring
10 1 (1.49%) Business Transformation
10 1 (1.49%) Stakeholder Management
10 1 (1.49%) Problem Management
10 1 (1.49%) Knowledge Management
Qualifications
1 29 (43.28%) Cisco Certification
2 25 (37.31%) CCIE
3 24 (35.82%) CCNP
4 22 (32.84%) SC Cleared
4 22 (32.84%) Security Cleared
5 10 (14.93%) CISSP
6 8 (11.94%) CCDP
7 6 (8.96%) JNCIE
7 6 (8.96%) CCIP
8 2 (2.99%) CCNA
8 2 (2.99%) CCSP
8 2 (2.99%) SSCP
8 2 (2.99%) Security+ Certification
8 2 (2.99%) Linux+ Certification
9 1 (1.49%) CCSE
9 1 (1.49%) HP ASE
9 1 (1.49%) CISA
9 1 (1.49%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.99%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (8.96%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 6 (8.96%) FortiGate
2 1 (1.49%) Netcool
Vendors
1 48 (71.64%) Cisco
2 32 (47.76%) Juniper
3 25 (37.31%) F5
4 11 (16.42%) HP
5 10 (14.93%) Brocade
6 7 (10.45%) CheckPoint
7 6 (8.96%) Blue Coat
7 6 (8.96%) SevOne
7 6 (8.96%) BMC
8 4 (5.97%) IBM
9 3 (4.48%) Microsoft
9 3 (4.48%) Ciena
10 2 (2.99%) Sourcefire
10 2 (2.99%) Intel
10 2 (2.99%) NetApp
11 1 (1.49%) Nokia
11 1 (1.49%) CA
11 1 (1.49%) Nortel
11 1 (1.49%) Infovista
11 1 (1.49%) Riverbed
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