The median annual salary for a Network Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Architect
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 169 202 197
Rank change year-on-year +33 -5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 13 5 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.39% 0.11% 0.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.11% 0.56%
Number of salaries quoted 13 4 17
Median salary £85,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +21.42% -  
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3145 4374 4831
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.93% 96.56% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 2535 3540 3652
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £69,250
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Network Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architect in Berkshire

Network Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Network Architect in Berkshire

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architect in Berkshire over the 3 months to 27 June 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architect in Berkshire

Network Architect
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Network Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +27 7 £80,000 +25.00%
Maidenhead - 1 £90,000 -
Slough - 1 £67,500 - 1
Network Architect
South East

Network Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, Network Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 20 (71.43%) Juniper
3 19 (67.86%) Firewall
4 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
4 17 (60.71%) CCIE
5 15 (53.57%) Data Centre
6 14 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
7 10 (35.71%) CCNP
7 10 (35.71%) Network Design
8 9 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
8 9 (32.14%) Presales
8 9 (32.14%) JNCIP
8 9 (32.14%) JNCIE
8 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
8 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
8 9 (32.14%) CCIP
8 9 (32.14%) VMware
8 9 (32.14%) MPLS
9 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
9 8 (28.57%) DNS
10 7 (25.00%) OSPF
10 7 (25.00%) BGP
10 7 (25.00%) Validation
10 7 (25.00%) Network Security
10 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
10 7 (25.00%) F5
10 7 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
10 7 (25.00%) Virtual Team
11 6 (21.43%) Palo Alto

Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Amazon AWS
1 9 (32.14%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 19 (67.86%) Firewall
2 14 (50.00%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (32.14%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (32.14%) MPLS
4 8 (28.57%) DNS
5 7 (25.00%) BGP
5 7 (25.00%) Network Security
5 7 (25.00%) OSPF
6 6 (21.43%) EIGRP
6 6 (21.43%) FTP
6 6 (21.43%) HTTP
6 6 (21.43%) HTTPS
6 6 (21.43%) IGRP
6 6 (21.43%) IPsec
6 6 (21.43%) SMTP
6 6 (21.43%) VLAN
6 6 (21.43%) VXLAN
7 2 (7.14%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (7.14%) DHCP
7 2 (7.14%) SAN
General
1 6 (21.43%) Finance
1 6 (21.43%) Legal
1 6 (21.43%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (53.57%) Data Centre
2 7 (25.00%) Virtual Team
3 1 (3.57%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.14%) CentOS
1 2 (7.14%) Linux
1 2 (7.14%) Windows
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (35.71%) Network Design
2 9 (32.14%) Presales
3 7 (25.00%) Project Planning
3 7 (25.00%) Validation
3 7 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
4 5 (17.86%) TOGAF
5 4 (14.29%) DoDAF
5 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 4 (14.29%) SABSA
6 2 (7.14%) Enterprise Architecture
7 1 (3.57%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (3.57%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.57%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 17 (60.71%) CCIE
1 17 (60.71%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (35.71%) CCNP
3 9 (32.14%) CCIP
3 9 (32.14%) JNCIE
3 9 (32.14%) JNCIP
4 2 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (14.29%) COBIT
System Software
1 7 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.14%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (7.14%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 27 (96.43%) Cisco
2 20 (71.43%) Juniper
3 9 (32.14%) VMware
4 8 (28.57%) CheckPoint
5 7 (25.00%) F5
6 6 (21.43%) Palo Alto
7 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
8 2 (7.14%) Dell
8 2 (7.14%) Dell Compellent
8 2 (7.14%) Red Hat
Slough, Berkshire
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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