Period
to 24 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Network Architect was £65,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

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

Network Architect
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 150 184 200
Rank change year-on-year +34 +16 -33
Permanent jobs requiring a Network Architect 7 12 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.29% 0.34% 0.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.31% 0.36% 0.38%
Number of salaries quoted 7 11 19
Reading median annual salary £65,000 £65,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.70% -
10th Percentile £63,000 £37,500 £63,500
90th Percentile £86,000 £75,000 £75,000
Berkshire median annual salary £65,000 £69,500 £70,000
% change year-on-year -6.47% -0.71% +3.70%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2288 3350 4455
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.81% 96.13% 95.89%
Number of salaries quoted 1877 2508 3542
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £49,750 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -4.52% +10.56% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,500 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £74,250 £71,250 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
% change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%

Network Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

Job postings that featured Network Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Reading.

Job vacancy trend for Network Architect in Reading

Network Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Network Architect in Reading

Network Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architect in Reading over the 6 months to 24 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architect in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 Reading region featuring Network Architect in the job title.

1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (71.43%) Firewall
3 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
4 4 (57.14%) F5
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
4 4 (57.14%) Network Design
4 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
4 4 (57.14%) Network Security
4 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
4 4 (57.14%) Wireless
4 4 (57.14%) IPsec
4 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
4 4 (57.14%) MPLS
4 4 (57.14%) CCIE
4 4 (57.14%) CCNP
5 3 (42.86%) CCNA
5 3 (42.86%) CCDA
5 3 (42.86%) CCDP
5 3 (42.86%) Avaya
5 3 (42.86%) VPN
5 3 (42.86%) WAN
5 3 (42.86%) OSPF
5 3 (42.86%) JNCIP
5 3 (42.86%) JNCIE
5 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
5 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
5 3 (42.86%) SSL
5 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business

Network Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (42.86%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Nexus
1 5 (71.43%) Firewall
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco ASA
2 4 (57.14%) Cisco Wireless
2 4 (57.14%) IPsec
2 4 (57.14%) MPLS
2 4 (57.14%) Network Security
2 4 (57.14%) Wireless
3 3 (42.86%) OSPF
3 3 (42.86%) SSL
3 3 (42.86%) VPN
3 3 (42.86%) WAN
4 1 (14.29%) BGP
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (14.29%) DHCP
4 1 (14.29%) DNS
4 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
4 1 (14.29%) Multicast
4 1 (14.29%) SAN
4 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Driving Licence
1 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) CentOS
1 1 (14.29%) Linux
1 1 (14.29%) Windows
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Load Balancing
1 4 (57.14%) Network Design
2 3 (42.86%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (28.57%) Presales
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (14.29%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) ITSM
4 1 (14.29%) Mentoring
4 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
4 1 (14.29%) Service Management
4 1 (14.29%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (57.14%) CCIE
2 4 (57.14%) CCNP
3 3 (42.86%) CCDA
3 3 (42.86%) CCDP
3 3 (42.86%) CCNA
3 3 (42.86%) JNCIE
3 3 (42.86%) JNCIP
4 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (14.29%) Active Directory
1 1 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Cisco
2 6 (85.71%) Juniper
3 4 (57.14%) CheckPoint
3 4 (57.14%) F5
4 3 (42.86%) Avaya
4 3 (42.86%) Palo Alto
5 2 (28.57%) VMware
6 1 (14.29%) Dell
6 1 (14.29%) Dell Compellent
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) Red Hat