The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architecture
Rank 206 200 205
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 18 27 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.32% 0.46% 0.50%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.40% 0.60% 0.68%
Number of salaries quoted 15 5 17
Average salary £68,500 £62,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.60% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,500 £56,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,500 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -3.80%
Network Architecture
South East

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4553 4490 3993
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.39% 76.53% 74.04%
Number of salaries quoted 3266 3212 3010
Average salary £52,500 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Network Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Berkshire

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architecture across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Network Architecture Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Network Architecture
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 Architecture within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 17 April 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
Bracknell +6 4 £72,500 -
Reading -27 4 £47,500 -25.49%
Slough - 1 £55,000 -
Network Architecture
South East

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network Architecture 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 Network Architecture.

1 24 (39.34%) 3G
2 21 (34.43%) Project Management
3 20 (32.79%) Service Management
3 20 (32.79%) 4G
4 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
4 18 (29.51%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (26.23%) Cisco
5 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
6 15 (24.59%) ITIL
6 15 (24.59%) Telecoms
7 13 (21.31%) Windows
7 13 (21.31%) Oracle
7 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
7 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
7 13 (21.31%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (21.31%) LTE
8 12 (19.67%) CCNP
8 12 (19.67%) LAN
8 12 (19.67%) BGP
9 11 (18.03%) OSPF
9 11 (18.03%) XML
9 11 (18.03%) HTML
9 11 (18.03%) SQL
9 11 (18.03%) CCIE
10 10 (16.39%) CNE
10 10 (16.39%) Novell Certification
10 10 (16.39%) PMI
10 10 (16.39%) PMI Certification
10 10 (16.39%) Novell
10 10 (16.39%) WAN

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Network Architecture 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 Network Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint
1 1 (1.64%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (1.64%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 16 (26.23%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 24 (39.34%) 3G
2 20 (32.79%) 4G
3 13 (21.31%) LTE
3 13 (21.31%) TCP/IP
4 12 (19.67%) LAN
4 12 (19.67%) BGP
5 11 (18.03%) OSPF
6 10 (16.39%) WAN
7 9 (14.75%) Firewall
7 9 (14.75%) EIGRP
8 8 (13.11%) 2G
8 8 (13.11%) IPX
8 8 (13.11%) Network Security
8 8 (13.11%) VoLTE
9 7 (11.48%) Radio Access Network
9 7 (11.48%) VPN
9 7 (11.48%) VLAN
10 6 (9.84%) MPLS
10 6 (9.84%) DNS
10 6 (9.84%) IPv6
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.31%) SQL Server
2 10 (16.39%) MS Access
2 10 (16.39%) SQL Anywhere
2 10 (16.39%) Sybase ASA
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (1.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 15 (24.59%) Telecoms
2 6 (9.84%) Finance
3 5 (8.20%) Marketing
4 4 (6.56%) French Language
5 2 (3.28%) Retail
6 1 (1.64%) Electronics
6 1 (1.64%) Legal
6 1 (1.64%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.64%) Games
Job Titles
1 26 (42.62%) Architect
2 22 (36.07%) Solutions Architect
3 14 (22.95%) Consultant
4 12 (19.67%) Network Engineer
5 8 (13.11%) Network Consultant
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Solutions Architect
5 8 (13.11%) Network Manager
5 8 (13.11%) Senior Architect
6 7 (11.48%) Architecture Manager
6 7 (11.48%) Service Manager
7 5 (8.20%) Network Operator
8 4 (6.56%) Network Architect
9 3 (4.92%) Risk Consultant
9 3 (4.92%) Senior Network Engineer
9 3 (4.92%) Technical Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) Senior Consultant
10 2 (3.28%) Security Architect
10 2 (3.28%) Network Security Architect
11 1 (1.64%) BSS Architect
11 1 (1.64%) OSS Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (18.03%) HTML
1 11 (18.03%) XML
2 1 (1.64%) XSLT
2 1 (1.64%) .NET Framework
2 1 (1.64%) OOXML
2 1 (1.64%) jQuery
2 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (1.64%) Entity Framework
2 1 (1.64%) .NET
2 1 (1.64%) ADO.NET
2 1 (1.64%) ASP.NET
2 1 (1.64%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 10 (16.39%) Management Information System
1 10 (16.39%) PMI
2 3 (4.92%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.28%) Economics
4 1 (1.64%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.64%) Online Games
4 1 (1.64%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.64%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (21.31%) Windows
2 5 (8.20%) Linux
3 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
3 1 (1.64%) Android
3 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (34.43%) Project Management
2 20 (32.79%) Service Management
3 15 (24.59%) ITIL
4 10 (16.39%) PRINCE2
4 10 (16.39%) ITSM
4 10 (16.39%) Business Analysis
4 10 (16.39%) Requirements Analysis
5 8 (13.11%) Network Design
5 8 (13.11%) Problem Management
5 8 (13.11%) Line Management
6 5 (8.20%) Stakeholder Management
6 5 (8.20%) Information Security
7 4 (6.56%) Security Management
7 4 (6.56%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (6.56%) Mobile Commerce
7 4 (6.56%) Ethical Hacking
7 4 (6.56%) Marketing Strategy
8 2 (3.28%) Mentoring
8 2 (3.28%) SWOT Analysis
9 1 (1.64%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 11 (18.03%) SQL
2 6 (9.84%) T-SQL
3 4 (6.56%) C
3 4 (6.56%) Java
4 1 (1.64%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.64%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.64%) C#
4 1 (1.64%) VBScript
4 1 (1.64%) VB
4 1 (1.64%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 18 (29.51%) Cisco Certification
2 13 (21.31%) ITIL Certification
3 12 (19.67%) CCNP
4 11 (18.03%) CCIE
5 10 (16.39%) MCP
5 10 (16.39%) PMI Certification
5 10 (16.39%) CNE
5 10 (16.39%) Novell Certification
6 8 (13.11%) CCNA
7 4 (6.56%) CCDP
8 2 (3.28%) CISSP
8 2 (3.28%) JNCIE
8 2 (3.28%) Degree
9 1 (1.64%) Security Cleared
9 1 (1.64%) GIAC
9 1 (1.64%) GCIH
9 1 (1.64%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.64%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.64%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (1.64%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (1.64%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 18 (29.51%) Microsoft
2 16 (26.23%) Cisco
3 13 (21.31%) Oracle
4 10 (16.39%) Sybase
4 10 (16.39%) Novell
5 5 (8.20%) CheckPoint
5 5 (8.20%) HP
5 5 (8.20%) Fortinet
6 4 (6.56%) Juniper
7 1 (1.64%) SAP
7 1 (1.64%) Polycom
7 1 (1.64%) Tandberg
7 1 (1.64%) F5
7 1 (1.64%) Splunk
7 1 (1.64%) ArcSight
7 1 (1.64%) Symantec