The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Network Architecture skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Network Architecture over the 3 months to 30 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Network Architecture
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 179 179 209
Rank change year-on-year 0 +30  
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 1 42 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.030% 0.84% 0.38%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.035% 0.96% 0.45%
Number of salaries quoted 1 35 20
Median salary £39,000 £52,500 £68,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -25.71% -23.35%  
UK excluding London median salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year - -9.09%  

Network Architecture is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2871 4378 4704
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 85.14% 87.23% 85.98%
Number of salaries quoted 2242 3519 3380
Median salary £52,500 £52,500 £52,500
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Network Architecture as a proportion of all permanent or contract IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architecture in Berkshire

Network Architecture
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Network Architecture in Berkshire

Network Architecture
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 Architecture within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 March 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 +22 1 £39,000 -35.00%
Network Architecture
South East

For the 6 months to 30 March 2017, IT jobs citing Network Architecture also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
1 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 25 (78.13%) Cisco Certification
3 24 (75.00%) CCNP
3 24 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
3 24 (75.00%) Data Centre
4 23 (71.88%) CCIE
4 23 (71.88%) Network Design
5 21 (65.63%) Network Planning
5 21 (65.63%) Wireless
5 21 (65.63%) CCSP
5 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
5 21 (65.63%) CCIP
5 21 (65.63%) CCNA
6 16 (50.00%) Network Security
7 15 (46.88%) Network Management
8 12 (37.50%) Finance
8 12 (37.50%) Windows
8 12 (37.50%) Linux
8 12 (37.50%) SaaS
8 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
8 12 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
9 11 (34.38%) ITIL
10 9 (28.13%) Citrix
10 9 (28.13%) Unix
10 9 (28.13%) VPN
10 9 (28.13%) SAN
10 9 (28.13%) CCSA
11 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
12 4 (12.50%) Juniper

Network Architecture
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 12 (37.50%) SaaS
2 1 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.13%) IaaS
2 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 26 (81.25%) Firewall
2 21 (65.63%) Wireless
3 16 (50.00%) Network Security
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (37.50%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (28.13%) SAN
5 9 (28.13%) VPN
6 4 (12.50%) 3G
6 4 (12.50%) LTE
7 3 (9.38%) 2G
7 3 (9.38%) 4G
7 3 (9.38%) H.323
7 3 (9.38%) SIGTRAN
7 3 (9.38%) SS7
7 3 (9.38%) TCP/IP
7 3 (9.38%) VoIP
7 3 (9.38%) WAN
8 2 (6.25%) Ethernet
8 2 (6.25%) LAN
8 2 (6.25%) RIP
General
1 12 (37.50%) Finance
2 7 (21.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Network Engineer
2 17 (53.13%) Lead Network Engineer
3 13 (40.63%) NOC Engineer
4 12 (37.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 12 (37.50%) Data Centre Engineer
4 12 (37.50%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
4 12 (37.50%) Data Network Engineer
4 12 (37.50%) Network Operations Engineer
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 9 (28.13%) Cisco Support
5 9 (28.13%) Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (28.13%) Network Design Engineer
5 9 (28.13%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (28.13%) Network Support
5 9 (28.13%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (28.13%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Social Network
3 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.13%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 12 (37.50%) Linux
1 12 (37.50%) Windows
2 9 (28.13%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (75.00%) Network Monitoring
2 23 (71.88%) Network Design
3 21 (65.63%) Network Planning
4 15 (46.88%) Network Management
5 11 (34.38%) ITIL
6 3 (9.38%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.25%) Change Management
7 2 (6.25%) CMMI
7 2 (6.25%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (6.25%) High Availability
7 2 (6.25%) Load Balancing
8 1 (3.13%) Agile Software Development
8 1 (3.13%) Configuration Management
8 1 (3.13%) Migration
8 1 (3.13%) Performance Monitoring
8 1 (3.13%) PRINCE2
8 1 (3.13%) Process Improvement
8 1 (3.13%) Project Management
8 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 1 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
Qualifications
1 25 (78.13%) Cisco Certification
2 24 (75.00%) CCNP
3 23 (71.88%) CCIE
4 21 (65.63%) CCIP
4 21 (65.63%) CCNA
4 21 (65.63%) CCSP
5 9 (28.13%) CCSA
6 2 (6.25%) Degree
7 1 (3.13%) DV Cleared
7 1 (3.13%) PMI Certification
7 1 (3.13%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.13%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 26 (81.25%) Cisco
2 21 (65.63%) CheckPoint
3 9 (28.13%) Citrix
4 4 (12.50%) Juniper
5 1 (3.13%) SolarWinds