The following table provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 23 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Network Architecture
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 105 132 148
Rank change year-on-year +27 +16  
Permanent jobs citing Network Architecture 2 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 0.72% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.20% 0.81% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 2 10 1
Median salary £49,500 £60,000 £32,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -17.50% +84.61%  
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 Reading with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Process & Methodology Skills
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1022 1720 2031
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 83.02% 88.39% 86.54%
Number of salaries quoted 774 1384 1335
Median salary £50,000 £50,000 £52,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - -3.84%  
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £35,000 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,000
% change year-on-year - +4.65%  

Network Architecture
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading 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 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 in Reading.

Salary trend for Network Architecture in Reading

Network Architecture
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Network Architecture in Reading over the 3 months to 23 March 2017.

Salary histogram for Network Architecture in Reading

Network Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 23 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 Reading region with a requirement for Network Architecture.

1 24 (92.31%) Cisco
1 24 (92.31%) CCNP
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
1 24 (92.31%) Network Monitoring
1 24 (92.31%) Data Centre
2 23 (88.46%) Firewall
2 23 (88.46%) Network Design
3 22 (84.62%) CCIE
4 21 (80.77%) CCSP
4 21 (80.77%) CCIP
4 21 (80.77%) CCNA
4 21 (80.77%) CheckPoint
4 21 (80.77%) Network Planning
4 21 (80.77%) Wireless
5 13 (50.00%) Network Security
6 12 (46.15%) SaaS
6 12 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
6 12 (46.15%) Network Management
6 12 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
6 12 (46.15%) Finance
7 10 (38.46%) ITIL
8 9 (34.62%) Unix
8 9 (34.62%) Windows
8 9 (34.62%) Linux
8 9 (34.62%) Citrix
8 9 (34.62%) VPN
8 9 (34.62%) SAN
8 9 (34.62%) CCSA
9 3 (11.54%) Juniper
9 3 (11.54%) WAN

Network Architecture
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 12 (46.15%) SaaS
2 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.85%) IaaS
2 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 23 (88.46%) Firewall
2 21 (80.77%) Wireless
3 13 (50.00%) Network Security
4 12 (46.15%) Cisco IOS
4 12 (46.15%) Cisco Nexus
5 9 (34.62%) SAN
5 9 (34.62%) VPN
6 3 (11.54%) WAN
7 2 (7.69%) BGP
7 2 (7.69%) EIGRP
7 2 (7.69%) Ethernet
7 2 (7.69%) HSRP
7 2 (7.69%) LAN
7 2 (7.69%) OSPF
7 2 (7.69%) RIP
7 2 (7.69%) VRRP
8 1 (3.85%) Converged Networks
8 1 (3.85%) VLAN
General
1 12 (46.15%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.85%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (88.46%) Network Engineer
2 17 (65.38%) Lead Network Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Cloud Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Data Centre Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Data Centre Operations Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Data Network Engineer
3 12 (46.15%) Network Operations Engineer
4 10 (38.46%) NOC Engineer
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Design Engineer
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Engineer
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Network Design Engineer
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Network Engineer
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Network Support Engineer
5 9 (34.62%) Cisco Support
5 9 (34.62%) Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (34.62%) Network Design Engineer
5 9 (34.62%) Network Monitoring Engineer
5 9 (34.62%) Network Support
5 9 (34.62%) Network Support Engineer
5 9 (34.62%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 24 (92.31%) Data Centre
2 2 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.69%) Social Network
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Linux
1 9 (34.62%) Unix
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (92.31%) Network Monitoring
2 23 (88.46%) Network Design
3 21 (80.77%) Network Planning
4 12 (46.15%) Network Management
5 10 (38.46%) ITIL
6 2 (7.69%) Change Management
6 2 (7.69%) CMMI
6 2 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (7.69%) High Availability
6 2 (7.69%) Load Balancing
7 1 (3.85%) Agile Software Development
7 1 (3.85%) Business Development
7 1 (3.85%) Data Centre Operations
7 1 (3.85%) DevOps
7 1 (3.85%) eTOM
7 1 (3.85%) Financial Modelling
7 1 (3.85%) Presales
7 1 (3.85%) Process Improvement
7 1 (3.85%) SDLC
7 1 (3.85%) Waterfall
Qualifications
1 24 (92.31%) CCNP
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco Certification
2 22 (84.62%) CCIE
3 21 (80.77%) CCIP
3 21 (80.77%) CCNA
3 21 (80.77%) CCSP
4 9 (34.62%) CCSA
5 2 (7.69%) Degree
6 1 (3.85%) DV Cleared
6 1 (3.85%) PMI Certification
6 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.85%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 24 (92.31%) Cisco
2 21 (80.77%) CheckPoint
3 9 (34.62%) Citrix
4 3 (11.54%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) SolarWinds