The table below looks at the statistics for Network Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading 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 146 119 127
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +8
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 4 24 18
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.16% 0.97% 0.83%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 1.28% 1.21%
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 11
Average salary £47,500 £63,750 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.49% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,500 £62,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £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
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2033 1873 1491
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.35% 75.34% 68.96%
Number of salaries quoted 1346 1364 1149
Average salary £52,500 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £67,500 £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 Reading

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

Network Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Network Architecture Salary Trend in Reading

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Network Architecture Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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 19 (65.52%) 3G
2 15 (51.72%) 4G
3 13 (44.83%) LTE
4 8 (27.59%) Project Management
4 8 (27.59%) Service Management
4 8 (27.59%) Firewall
4 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
4 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
4 8 (27.59%) VoLTE
4 8 (27.59%) Line Management
5 7 (24.14%) Radio Access Network
5 7 (24.14%) CCNP
6 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
6 6 (20.69%) Cisco
7 5 (17.24%) Linux
7 5 (17.24%) LAN
7 5 (17.24%) CCIE
7 5 (17.24%) Information Security
7 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
8 4 (13.79%) VLAN
8 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (13.79%) SIGTRAN
8 4 (13.79%) GGSN
8 4 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking
8 4 (13.79%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (13.79%) IPsec
8 4 (13.79%) 2G
8 4 (13.79%) 2.5G
8 4 (13.79%) Security Management
8 4 (13.79%) DMZ

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT jobs across the Reading 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.

Applications
1 4 (13.79%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 19 (65.52%) 3G
2 15 (51.72%) 4G
3 13 (44.83%) LTE
4 8 (27.59%) VoLTE
4 8 (27.59%) Firewall
5 7 (24.14%) Radio Access Network
6 5 (17.24%) Cisco ASA
6 5 (17.24%) LAN
7 4 (13.79%) VPN
7 4 (13.79%) SSL
7 4 (13.79%) GSM
7 4 (13.79%) BGP
7 4 (13.79%) EIGRP
7 4 (13.79%) DMZ
7 4 (13.79%) IPsec
7 4 (13.79%) 2G
7 4 (13.79%) 2.5G
7 4 (13.79%) VLAN
7 4 (13.79%) SIGTRAN
7 4 (13.79%) GGSN
General
1 6 (20.69%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.45%) Legal
2 1 (3.45%) Retail
Job Titles
1 12 (41.38%) Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Solutions Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 8 (27.59%) Senior Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Architecture Manager
3 7 (24.14%) Service Manager
3 7 (24.14%) Network Manager
4 5 (17.24%) Network Engineer
4 5 (17.24%) Network Operator
5 4 (13.79%) Network Architect
5 4 (13.79%) Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (10.34%) Risk Consultant
7 2 (6.90%) Network Security Architect
7 2 (6.90%) Security Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Senior Network Engineer
8 1 (3.45%) Cisco Architect
8 1 (3.45%) Technical Director
8 1 (3.45%) Data Centre Architect
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Economics
2 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
2 1 (3.45%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (17.24%) Linux
2 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
2 1 (3.45%) Android
2 1 (3.45%) Apple iOS
2 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (27.59%) Project Management
1 8 (27.59%) Service Management
1 8 (27.59%) Problem Management
1 8 (27.59%) Line Management
2 5 (17.24%) Information Security
3 4 (13.79%) Ethical Hacking
3 4 (13.79%) Penetration Testing
3 4 (13.79%) Security Management
3 4 (13.79%) Mobile Commerce
4 2 (6.90%) ITIL
4 2 (6.90%) SWOT Analysis
4 2 (6.90%) Network Design
5 1 (3.45%) Mentoring
5 1 (3.45%) Computer Security
5 1 (3.45%) Reverse Engineering
5 1 (3.45%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (3.45%) Business Transformation
5 1 (3.45%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (13.79%) C
1 4 (13.79%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (27.59%) Cisco Certification
2 7 (24.14%) CCNP
3 5 (17.24%) CCIE
4 4 (13.79%) CCNA
5 3 (10.34%) CCDP
6 2 (6.90%) CISSP
6 2 (6.90%) JNCIE
7 1 (3.45%) Degree
7 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
7 1 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (3.45%) GIAC
7 1 (3.45%) GCIH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (13.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Snort
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 6 (20.69%) Cisco
2 4 (13.79%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) HP
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper
3 1 (3.45%) Symantec
3 1 (3.45%) F5
3 1 (3.45%) Splunk
3 1 (3.45%) ArcSight