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

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 111 131 116
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -15
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 34 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 1.30% 0.70% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.64% 0.89% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 4 16 10
Average salary £42,500 £65,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.61% +30.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £53,000 £48,340
% change year-on-year
-5.66% +9.64%
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
2073 2019 1542
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 79.46% 78.56% 75.04%
Number of salaries quoted 1294 1514 1285
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 18 December 2014.

Network Architecture Salary Histogram in Reading

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 43 (65.15%) LTE
2 37 (56.06%) 3G
3 34 (51.52%) 4G
4 27 (40.91%) Project Management
5 25 (37.88%) Telecoms
6 24 (36.36%) Line Management
7 23 (34.85%) Radio Access Network
8 18 (27.27%) Network Security
9 16 (24.24%) Economics
9 16 (24.24%) SWOT Analysis
9 16 (24.24%) Software-Defined Networking
9 16 (24.24%) 3GPP
9 16 (24.24%) IPv6
10 11 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
10 11 (16.67%) VoLTE
11 10 (15.15%) Problem Management
11 10 (15.15%) Marketing
11 10 (15.15%) CCIE
11 10 (15.15%) CCNP
11 10 (15.15%) Service Management
11 10 (15.15%) Firewall
12 9 (13.64%) Network Design
13 7 (10.61%) CCDP
13 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
14 6 (9.09%) CISSP
14 6 (9.09%) MPLS
14 6 (9.09%) JNCIE
14 6 (9.09%) Degree
15 5 (7.58%) Cisco
15 5 (7.58%) LAN

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 7 (10.61%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (6.06%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 43 (65.15%) LTE
2 37 (56.06%) 3G
3 34 (51.52%) 4G
4 23 (34.85%) Radio Access Network
5 18 (27.27%) Network Security
6 16 (24.24%) Software-Defined Networking
6 16 (24.24%) IPv6
6 16 (24.24%) 3GPP
7 11 (16.67%) VoLTE
8 10 (15.15%) Firewall
9 6 (9.09%) MPLS
10 5 (7.58%) LAN
11 4 (6.06%) VPN
12 3 (4.55%) GSM
12 3 (4.55%) SSL
12 3 (4.55%) OSPF
12 3 (4.55%) BGP
12 3 (4.55%) EIGRP
12 3 (4.55%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (4.55%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.52%) SQL Server
General
1 25 (37.88%) Telecoms
2 10 (15.15%) Marketing
3 2 (3.03%) Electronics
4 1 (1.52%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (43.94%) Architect
2 25 (37.88%) Network Operator
3 24 (36.36%) Network Manager
4 23 (34.85%) Architecture Manager
5 19 (28.79%) Network Architect
6 16 (24.24%) Security Architect
6 16 (24.24%) Network Security Architect
7 15 (22.73%) Service Manager
8 10 (15.15%) Solutions Architect
8 10 (15.15%) Senior Architect
8 10 (15.15%) Senior Solutions Architect
9 4 (6.06%) Consultant
9 4 (6.06%) Graduate
9 4 (6.06%) Telecoms Engineer
10 3 (4.55%) Network Engineer
11 2 (3.03%) Technical Consultant
11 2 (3.03%) Risk Consultant
12 1 (1.52%) Mobile Solutions Architect
12 1 (1.52%) Network Technical Architect
12 1 (1.52%) Lead Architect
Miscellaneous
1 16 (24.24%) Economics
2 1 (1.52%) IPTV
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.55%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (40.91%) Project Management
2 24 (36.36%) Line Management
3 16 (24.24%) SWOT Analysis
4 10 (15.15%) Problem Management
4 10 (15.15%) Service Management
5 9 (13.64%) Network Design
6 4 (6.06%) PRINCE2
7 3 (4.55%) Mobile Commerce
7 3 (4.55%) Security Management
7 3 (4.55%) Information Security
7 3 (4.55%) Ethical Hacking
7 3 (4.55%) Penetration Testing
8 2 (3.03%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.03%) Network Planning
9 1 (1.52%) Change Management
9 1 (1.52%) Process Improvement
9 1 (1.52%) Business Transformation
9 1 (1.52%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.55%) C
1 3 (4.55%) Java
2 1 (1.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (15.15%) CCIE
2 10 (15.15%) CCNP
3 7 (10.61%) CCDP
4 6 (9.09%) CISSP
4 6 (9.09%) JNCIE
4 6 (9.09%) Degree
5 3 (4.55%) CCNA
6 1 (1.52%) MCITP
6 1 (1.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (7.58%) Cisco
2 4 (6.06%) Microsoft
3 3 (4.55%) HP
4 1 (1.52%) VMware
4 1 (1.52%) F5
4 1 (1.52%) SunGard