The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Network Architecture
Rank 115 134 130
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 22 6 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.92% 0.26% 0.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.25% 0.37% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 1 5 3
Average salary £62,500 £51,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.95% -14.58%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £51,250 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+2.43% -2.38%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1757 1611 1683
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 73.30% 70.20% 76.95%
Number of salaries quoted 1187 1247 1424
Average salary £50,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.69% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,850 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £63,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Network Architecture
Berkshire

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (53.49%) LTE
2 22 (51.16%) Telecoms
3 19 (44.19%) Project Management
4 15 (34.88%) 3G
4 15 (34.88%) 4G
4 15 (34.88%) Radio Access Network
5 10 (23.26%) Marketing
6 8 (18.60%) SWOT Analysis
6 8 (18.60%) Economics
6 8 (18.60%) IPv6
6 8 (18.60%) 3GPP
6 8 (18.60%) Broadband
6 8 (18.60%) Network Security
7 7 (16.28%) Performance Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling
7 7 (16.28%) Data Mining
7 7 (16.28%) Internet
7 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) Statistical Analysis
7 7 (16.28%) Smartphone
8 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
8 6 (13.95%) ITIL
9 5 (11.63%) Degree
9 5 (11.63%) F5
10 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
10 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
10 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
10 4 (9.30%) Cisco
10 4 (9.30%) MS Office
10 4 (9.30%) Juniper

Network Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 4 (9.30%) MS Excel
1 4 (9.30%) MS Office
1 4 (9.30%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.33%) PaaS
1 1 (2.33%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (53.49%) LTE
2 15 (34.88%) 3G
2 15 (34.88%) 4G
2 15 (34.88%) Radio Access Network
3 8 (18.60%) IPv6
3 8 (18.60%) 3GPP
3 8 (18.60%) Broadband
3 8 (18.60%) Network Security
4 7 (16.28%) Internet
5 1 (2.33%) SAN
5 1 (2.33%) LAN
5 1 (2.33%) WAN
5 1 (2.33%) DHCP
5 1 (2.33%) VPN
5 1 (2.33%) DNS
5 1 (2.33%) Firewall
5 1 (2.33%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (16.28%) Data Mining
2 1 (2.33%) SQL Server
General
1 22 (51.16%) Telecoms
2 10 (23.26%) Marketing
3 1 (2.33%) Electronics
3 1 (2.33%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 20 (46.51%) Network Operator
2 15 (34.88%) Network Manager
2 15 (34.88%) Architecture Manager
3 14 (32.56%) Service Manager
4 13 (30.23%) Architect
5 12 (27.91%) Network Architect
6 8 (18.60%) Security Architect
6 8 (18.60%) Analyst
6 8 (18.60%) Network Security Architect
7 7 (16.28%) Network Performance Analyst
7 7 (16.28%) Performance Analyst
7 7 (16.28%) Network Analyst
8 4 (9.30%) Graduate
8 4 (9.30%) Telecoms Engineer
9 1 (2.33%) Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) DBA
9 1 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
9 1 (2.33%) Business Consultant
9 1 (2.33%) Operations Analyst
9 1 (2.33%) IT Operations Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.60%) Economics
2 7 (16.28%) Smartphone
3 2 (4.65%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (44.19%) Project Management
2 8 (18.60%) SWOT Analysis
3 7 (16.28%) Performance Analysis
3 7 (16.28%) Data Modelling
3 7 (16.28%) Data Analysis
3 7 (16.28%) Statistical Analysis
4 6 (13.95%) PRINCE2
4 6 (13.95%) ITIL
5 2 (4.65%) eTOM
5 2 (4.65%) Competitor Analysis
5 2 (4.65%) CMMI
5 2 (4.65%) Change Management
6 1 (2.33%) Service Delivery
6 1 (2.33%) Network Design
6 1 (2.33%) Network Planning
6 1 (2.33%) Business Development
6 1 (2.33%) Product Marketing
6 1 (2.33%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.33%) C
1 1 (2.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.63%) Degree
2 4 (9.30%) SC Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.30%) CCNP
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.65%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.33%) MCITP
4 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 5 (11.63%) F5
2 4 (9.30%) Cisco
2 4 (9.30%) Juniper
3 1 (2.33%) SunGard
3 1 (2.33%) Citrix
3 1 (2.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.33%) VMware
3 1 (2.33%) Huawei