The table below looks at the statistics for the Network Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Network Architect
Rank 124 133 127
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -6
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 21 15 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.85% 0.62% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.92% 0.67% 0.54%
Number of salaries quoted 13 9 5
Average salary £66,500 £57,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.65% -4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,200 £57,000 £57,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,400 £67,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £54,750
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +0.45%
Network Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2287 2247 2030
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.44% 93.31% 94.51%
Number of salaries quoted 1576 1671 1632
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +8.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,600 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Network Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Network Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Network Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Network Architect across the Reading region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 31 (86.11%) Cisco
2 27 (75.00%) Firewall
3 19 (52.78%) Juniper
4 18 (50.00%) ITIL
4 18 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 18 (50.00%) F5
5 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
5 16 (44.44%) Network Design
5 16 (44.44%) Wireless
6 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
7 12 (33.33%) CCNP
7 12 (33.33%) Finance
7 12 (33.33%) Network Security
8 9 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
9 8 (22.22%) CISSP
10 7 (19.44%) MPLS
10 7 (19.44%) LAN
11 6 (16.67%) WAN
11 6 (16.67%) Linux
11 6 (16.67%) CCDP
11 6 (16.67%) Legal
12 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
12 5 (13.89%) Project Management
12 5 (13.89%) CCNA
12 5 (13.89%) CCIE
13 4 (11.11%) CCSP
13 4 (11.11%) IBM
13 4 (11.11%) CCDA
13 4 (11.11%) Intel
13 4 (11.11%) Broadband

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 4 (11.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.56%) MS Visio
2 2 (5.56%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 27 (75.00%) Firewall
2 16 (44.44%) Wireless
3 12 (33.33%) Network Security
4 9 (25.00%) Cisco ASA
5 7 (19.44%) MPLS
5 7 (19.44%) LAN
6 6 (16.67%) WAN
7 5 (13.89%) Cisco Nexus
8 4 (11.11%) Internet
8 4 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
8 4 (11.11%) Broadband
8 4 (11.11%) Intrusion Detection
9 3 (8.33%) IPv6
9 3 (8.33%) DNS
9 3 (8.33%) IOS XR
9 3 (8.33%) NX-OS
10 2 (5.56%) LLU
10 2 (5.56%) DWDM
10 2 (5.56%) IPv4
10 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.78%) MySQL
General
1 12 (33.33%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Legal
3 3 (8.33%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.78%) Banking
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.78%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
1 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.78%) Economics
Operating Systems
1 6 (16.67%) Linux
2 1 (2.78%) UNIX
2 1 (2.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (50.00%) ITIL
2 16 (44.44%) Network Design
3 5 (13.89%) Project Management
4 4 (11.11%) Change Management
4 4 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 4 (11.11%) Security Architecture
5 3 (8.33%) Network Architecture
6 1 (2.78%) Network Management
6 1 (2.78%) SIEM
6 1 (2.78%) Business Transformation
6 1 (2.78%) PRINCE2
6 1 (2.78%) Migration
6 1 (2.78%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.78%) Information Security
6 1 (2.78%) Requirements Analysis
6 1 (2.78%) Load Balancing
6 1 (2.78%) SWOT Analysis
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.56%) Perl
2 1 (2.78%) PHP
2 1 (2.78%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (44.44%) SC Cleared
3 14 (38.89%) Cisco Certification
4 12 (33.33%) CCNP
5 8 (22.22%) CISSP
6 6 (16.67%) CCDP
7 5 (13.89%) CCNA
7 5 (13.89%) CCIE
8 4 (11.11%) CCSP
8 4 (11.11%) CCDA
8 4 (11.11%) SSCP
8 4 (11.11%) Security+ Certification
8 4 (11.11%) Linux+ Certification
9 3 (8.33%) JNCIE
10 2 (5.56%) CCVP
10 2 (5.56%) JNCIP
11 1 (2.78%) CISA
11 1 (2.78%) CISM
11 1 (2.78%) Check Point Certification
11 1 (2.78%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (2.78%) ProxySG
1 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 31 (86.11%) Cisco
2 19 (52.78%) Juniper
3 18 (50.00%) F5
4 4 (11.11%) IBM
4 4 (11.11%) Intel
4 4 (11.11%) Sourcefire
5 1 (2.78%) SevOne
5 1 (2.78%) BMC
5 1 (2.78%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.78%) VMware
5 1 (2.78%) Blue Coat
Reading, Berkshire
SSE
Salary: £60,000 per annum DEPENDING ON SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE PLUS BONUS
Posted: 11 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Flex Benefits
Posted: 19 days ago