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 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 114 126 126
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 27 7 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.08% 0.31% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.19% 0.34% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 15 2 1
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -20.68%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £57,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+4.34% +4.54%
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
2273 2077 1859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.14% 93.14% 94.13%
Number of salaries quoted 1583 1655 1554
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £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 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 18 September 2014.

Network Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 25 (65.79%) Cisco
2 21 (55.26%) Juniper
2 21 (55.26%) Network Design
3 20 (52.63%) F5
4 18 (47.37%) Firewall
4 18 (47.37%) Wireless
4 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
4 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
5 17 (44.74%) ITIL
6 15 (39.47%) Network Security
7 14 (36.84%) Telecoms
7 14 (36.84%) Finance
8 13 (34.21%) Network Architecture
9 12 (31.58%) IPv6
10 11 (28.95%) Marketing
11 10 (26.32%) Economics
11 10 (26.32%) LTE
11 10 (26.32%) SWOT Analysis
11 10 (26.32%) 3GPP
11 10 (26.32%) Software-Defined Networking
12 9 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
13 7 (18.42%) CCIE
13 7 (18.42%) CCNP
14 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
15 3 (7.89%) MPLS
16 2 (5.26%) Brocade
16 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
16 2 (5.26%) ProxySG
16 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
16 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA

Network Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 2 (5.26%) Spreadsheet
1 2 (5.26%) MS Office
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 18 (47.37%) Firewall
1 18 (47.37%) Wireless
2 15 (39.47%) Network Security
3 12 (31.58%) IPv6
4 10 (26.32%) LTE
4 10 (26.32%) 3GPP
4 10 (26.32%) Software-Defined Networking
5 5 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (7.89%) MPLS
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (5.26%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (5.26%) OSPF
7 2 (5.26%) BGP
7 2 (5.26%) DWDM
7 2 (5.26%) IPv4
7 2 (5.26%) Ethernet
7 2 (5.26%) SDH
8 1 (2.63%) ATM
General
1 14 (36.84%) Telecoms
1 14 (36.84%) Finance
2 11 (28.95%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
Miscellaneous
1 10 (26.32%) Economics
2 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (55.26%) Network Design
2 17 (44.74%) ITIL
3 13 (34.21%) Network Architecture
4 10 (26.32%) SWOT Analysis
5 2 (5.26%) Project Management
5 2 (5.26%) Migration
5 2 (5.26%) SIEM
5 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (2.63%) Product Marketing
Qualifications
1 18 (47.37%) SC Cleared
1 18 (47.37%) Security Cleared
2 9 (23.68%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (18.42%) CCIE
3 7 (18.42%) CCNP
4 2 (5.26%) CCIP
5 1 (2.63%) CCDP
5 1 (2.63%) NCDA
5 1 (2.63%) NCIE
5 1 (2.63%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) FortiGate
Vendors
1 25 (65.79%) Cisco
2 21 (55.26%) Juniper
3 20 (52.63%) F5
4 2 (5.26%) Brocade
4 2 (5.26%) Blue Coat
4 2 (5.26%) BMC
4 2 (5.26%) Microsoft
4 2 (5.26%) HP
4 2 (5.26%) SevOne
4 2 (5.26%) Ciena
5 1 (2.63%) EMC
5 1 (2.63%) NetApp
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + £6k Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 2 hours 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