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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architect
Rank 188 203 213
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 36 15 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.61% 0.27% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.66% 0.29% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 23 6 7
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,400 £50,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £68,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
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
5441 5117 5178
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.78% 93.19% 93.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3746 3943 4322
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 September 2014. 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 +12 27 £65,000 +13.04% 4
Slough - 3 £67,500 - 1
Maidenhead - 3 £70,000 -
Newbury +6 1 £55,000 -8.33%
Network Architect
South East

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 39 (72.22%) Cisco
2 31 (57.41%) Juniper
3 27 (50.00%) Network Security
4 24 (44.44%) Network Design
4 24 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
5 22 (40.74%) SC Cleared
5 22 (40.74%) Security Cleared
6 21 (38.89%) Firewall
6 21 (38.89%) F5
7 19 (35.19%) Wireless
8 18 (33.33%) CCIE
9 17 (31.48%) ITIL
10 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
11 15 (27.78%) Finance
11 15 (27.78%) Network Architecture
12 14 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
13 12 (22.22%) Brocade
13 12 (22.22%) IPv6
14 11 (20.37%) CCNP
14 11 (20.37%) HP
14 11 (20.37%) Marketing
15 10 (18.52%) LTE
15 10 (18.52%) Software-Defined Networking
15 10 (18.52%) Economics
15 10 (18.52%) SWOT Analysis
15 10 (18.52%) 3GPP
16 4 (7.41%) CCDP
17 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
17 3 (5.56%) DWDM
17 3 (5.56%) MPLS

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 3 (5.56%) MS Office
1 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
1 3 (5.56%) MS Visio
1 3 (5.56%) Spreadsheet
Communications & Networking
1 27 (50.00%) Network Security
2 21 (38.89%) Firewall
3 19 (35.19%) Wireless
4 14 (25.93%) Cisco Nexus
5 12 (22.22%) IPv6
6 10 (18.52%) LTE
6 10 (18.52%) Software-Defined Networking
6 10 (18.52%) 3GPP
7 3 (5.56%) DWDM
7 3 (5.56%) MPLS
7 3 (5.56%) SDH
7 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
8 2 (3.70%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (3.70%) IPv4
8 2 (3.70%) Ethernet
8 2 (3.70%) OSPF
8 2 (3.70%) BGP
9 1 (1.85%) ATM
9 1 (1.85%) LAN
9 1 (1.85%) WLAN
General
1 16 (29.63%) Telecoms
2 15 (27.78%) Finance
3 11 (20.37%) Marketing
4 1 (1.85%) Retail
4 1 (1.85%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 10 (18.52%) Economics
2 1 (1.85%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (44.44%) Network Design
2 17 (31.48%) ITIL
3 15 (27.78%) Network Architecture
4 10 (18.52%) SWOT Analysis
5 3 (5.56%) Project Management
5 3 (5.56%) Migration
6 2 (3.70%) SIEM
6 2 (3.70%) Continuous Improvement
7 1 (1.85%) Technical Architecture
7 1 (1.85%) Matrix Management
7 1 (1.85%) Product Marketing
7 1 (1.85%) Change Control
7 1 (1.85%) Line Management
Qualifications
1 24 (44.44%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (40.74%) SC Cleared
2 22 (40.74%) Security Cleared
3 18 (33.33%) CCIE
4 11 (20.37%) CCNP
5 4 (7.41%) CCDP
6 2 (3.70%) CCIP
6 2 (3.70%) CCDA
7 1 (1.85%) CCNA
7 1 (1.85%) Degree
7 1 (1.85%) CCSE
7 1 (1.85%) CCSA
7 1 (1.85%) NCDA
7 1 (1.85%) NCIE
System Software
1 2 (3.70%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (3.70%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 39 (72.22%) Cisco
2 31 (57.41%) Juniper
3 21 (38.89%) F5
4 12 (22.22%) Brocade
5 11 (20.37%) HP
6 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 3 (5.56%) Microsoft
6 3 (5.56%) Ciena
7 2 (3.70%) SevOne
7 2 (3.70%) Blue Coat
7 2 (3.70%) Citrix
7 2 (3.70%) BMC
8 1 (1.85%) NetApp
8 1 (1.85%) EMC
8 1 (1.85%) Fujitsu
8 1 (1.85%) Riverbed
8 1 (1.85%) SolarWinds
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 6 hours ago
Slough, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Steria
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + bonus and car
Posted: 17 days ago