The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 27 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 27 36 37
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 401 351 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 7.28% 6.15% 5.99%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.85% 6.60% 6.37%
Number of salaries quoted 296 227 203
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,650 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5110 5317 5004
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.79% 93.20% 93.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3772 3850 3925
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Architect
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 160 £70,000 +7.69% 7
Bracknell +27 49 £65,000 +18.18% 3
Maidenhead +9 46 £75,000 - 3
Slough +15 20 £70,000 -1.06% 2
Windsor - 19 £75,000 -
Newbury -28 2 £66,250 +10.41% 1
Hungerford - 2 - -
Wokingham +4 1 £77,500 +17.42%
Crowthorne - 1 £75,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title.

1 164 (23.84%) Finance
2 129 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 126 (18.31%) Cisco
4 121 (17.59%) Oracle
4 121 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
5 116 (16.86%) ITIL
5 116 (16.86%) Windows
6 113 (16.42%) Telecoms
7 110 (15.99%) VMware
8 104 (15.12%) HTML
8 104 (15.12%) JavaScript
9 103 (14.97%) Java
10 88 (12.79%) IBM
11 85 (12.35%) SOA
12 78 (11.34%) TOGAF
13 77 (11.19%) Retail
14 76 (11.05%) Enterprise Architecture
14 76 (11.05%) Security Cleared
15 73 (10.61%) SQL Server
16 72 (10.47%) jQuery
17 67 (9.74%) SC Cleared
18 65 (9.45%) Marketing
18 65 (9.45%) SQL
19 64 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
20 63 (9.16%) HP
21 61 (8.87%) .NET
21 61 (8.87%) XML
22 60 (8.72%) CSS
23 59 (8.58%) Degree
24 56 (8.14%) Spring

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Architect in their job title 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 with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 46 (6.69%) SharePoint
2 32 (4.65%) CMS
3 24 (3.49%) Oracle Service Bus
4 22 (3.20%) Sitecore CMS
5 20 (2.91%) WebSphere
6 16 (2.33%) OpenStack
7 15 (2.18%) Lync
8 14 (2.03%) WebLogic
9 13 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
9 13 (1.89%) MS Exchange
9 13 (1.89%) WebSphere Portal
10 12 (1.74%) IIS
10 12 (1.74%) IBM Connections
11 10 (1.45%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (1.02%) JBoss
13 6 (0.87%) Apache
13 6 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2010
14 5 (0.73%) WebSphere Application Server
14 5 (0.73%) Tomcat
15 4 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2000
Applications
1 47 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 32 (4.65%) MS Visio
3 13 (1.89%) MS Office
3 13 (1.89%) OmniGraffle
4 5 (0.73%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.29%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 25 (3.63%) Oracle BPM
2 5 (0.73%) Oracle BRM
3 3 (0.44%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (0.44%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.29%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.36%) SaaS
2 28 (4.07%) Office 365
3 23 (3.34%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.76%) Cloud Computing
5 10 (1.45%) Mimecast
6 9 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
7 8 (1.16%) IaaS
8 5 (0.73%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 56 (8.14%) Firewall
2 32 (4.65%) WAN
3 31 (4.51%) Internet
4 30 (4.36%) MPLS
5 25 (3.63%) Wireless
5 25 (3.63%) TCP/IP
6 23 (3.34%) Network Security
7 21 (3.05%) LAN
8 19 (2.76%) DNS
9 18 (2.62%) Broadband
9 18 (2.62%) SAN
10 17 (2.47%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (2.47%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (2.33%) Software-Defined Networking
12 14 (2.03%) NAS
12 14 (2.03%) OSPF
12 14 (2.03%) BGP
12 14 (2.03%) SSL
12 14 (2.03%) DHCP
13 10 (1.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 73 (10.61%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.36%) Relational Database
3 29 (4.22%) Big Data
3 29 (4.22%) RDBMS
4 26 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
5 21 (3.05%) Hadoop
6 18 (2.62%) Oracle Database
7 13 (1.89%) NoSQL
7 13 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 12 (1.74%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 11 (1.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 11 (1.60%) DB2
9 11 (1.60%) Oracle Database 10g
10 10 (1.45%) MS Access
10 10 (1.45%) SQL Anywhere
10 10 (1.45%) Sybase ASA
10 10 (1.45%) Oracle Database 11g
11 9 (1.31%) CouchDB
11 9 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
12 6 (0.87%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 31 (4.51%) Git (software)
2 27 (3.92%) Subversion
3 15 (2.18%) Axure RP
4 11 (1.60%) Visual Studio
5 10 (1.45%) ERwin
6 8 (1.16%) Maven
7 6 (0.87%) Team Foundation Server
7 6 (0.87%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (0.58%) ClearCase
8 4 (0.58%) Mockito
8 4 (0.58%) JIRA
8 4 (0.58%) Selenium
8 4 (0.58%) Jenkins
9 2 (0.29%) Ant
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.15%) IntelliJ
10 1 (0.15%) Hudson
General
1 164 (23.84%) Finance
2 113 (16.42%) Telecoms
3 77 (11.19%) Retail
4 65 (9.45%) Marketing
5 30 (4.36%) Billing
5 30 (4.36%) Banking
6 26 (3.78%) Manufacturing
7 24 (3.49%) Advertising
8 23 (3.34%) Legal
9 19 (2.76%) Automotive
10 8 (1.16%) German Language
11 6 (0.87%) Mandarin Language
11 6 (0.87%) Cantonese Language
12 5 (0.73%) French Language
12 5 (0.73%) Publishing
13 4 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
13 4 (0.58%) Interactive Media
14 3 (0.44%) Electronics
14 3 (0.44%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.29%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 104 (15.12%) HTML
2 72 (10.47%) jQuery
3 61 (8.87%) .NET
3 61 (8.87%) XML
4 60 (8.72%) CSS
5 56 (8.14%) Spring
6 47 (6.83%) SOAP
7 39 (5.67%) JSON
8 36 (5.23%) J2EE
8 36 (5.23%) Java EE
9 34 (4.94%) RESTful
10 33 (4.80%) Web Services
11 31 (4.51%) Play Framework
12 24 (3.49%) OAuth
12 24 (3.49%) Ajax
12 24 (3.49%) SAML
13 20 (2.91%) ASP.NET
14 19 (2.76%) Middleware
14 19 (2.76%) REST
15 15 (2.18%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 43 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (5.52%) User Experience
3 36 (5.23%) Management Information System
3 36 (5.23%) Computer Science
4 26 (3.78%) Open Source
5 21 (3.05%) Enterprise Software
6 15 (2.18%) Clustering
7 14 (2.03%) Social Media
8 13 (1.89%) PKI
9 12 (1.74%) GIS
9 12 (1.74%) Performance Metrics
10 10 (1.45%) Internet of Things
10 10 (1.45%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.45%) PMI
10 10 (1.45%) RMADS
11 9 (1.31%) Taxonomies
12 8 (1.16%) Data Integration
13 7 (1.02%) CESG
13 7 (1.02%) Digital Media
14 6 (0.87%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 116 (16.86%) Windows
2 51 (7.41%) Linux
3 36 (5.23%) Windows 7
4 30 (4.36%) UNIX
5 21 (3.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 17 (2.47%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.74%) Windows Server 2003
8 8 (1.16%) AIX
9 7 (1.02%) Windows 8
10 5 (0.73%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.44%) Solaris
12 2 (0.29%) Windows 2000
12 2 (0.29%) Android
12 2 (0.29%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 121 (17.59%) Agile Software Development
2 116 (16.86%) ITIL
3 85 (12.35%) SOA
4 78 (11.34%) TOGAF
5 76 (11.05%) Enterprise Architecture
6 55 (7.99%) CRM
6 55 (7.99%) Project Management
7 53 (7.70%) TDD
8 52 (7.56%) Mentoring
9 49 (7.12%) Scrum
9 49 (7.12%) Technical Architecture
10 48 (6.98%) Security Architecture
11 47 (6.83%) Analytics
11 47 (6.83%) E-Commerce
12 46 (6.69%) Capacity Planning
13 43 (6.25%) Migration
14 41 (5.96%) Problem Management
15 40 (5.81%) Software Engineering
15 40 (5.81%) Network Design
16 38 (5.52%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 104 (15.12%) JavaScript
2 103 (14.97%) Java
3 65 (9.45%) SQL
4 43 (6.25%) C#
5 24 (3.49%) C
6 10 (1.45%) PHP
7 7 (1.02%) T-SQL
7 7 (1.02%) PowerShell
8 6 (0.87%) Ruby
9 5 (0.73%) VBScript
10 3 (0.44%) VB
10 3 (0.44%) ABAP
10 3 (0.44%) Perl
11 2 (0.29%) PL/SQL
11 2 (0.29%) C++
11 2 (0.29%) Python
11 2 (0.29%) XPath
11 2 (0.29%) Erlang
12 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
12 1 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 76 (11.05%) Security Cleared
2 67 (9.74%) SC Cleared
3 59 (8.58%) Degree
4 48 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
5 43 (6.25%) MCSE
6 38 (5.52%) CISSP
7 33 (4.80%) Cisco Certification
8 24 (3.49%) CCNP
9 22 (3.20%) ITIL Certification
10 19 (2.76%) MCP
11 17 (2.47%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 16 (2.33%) CISM
13 15 (2.18%) CCIE
14 12 (1.74%) IBM Certification
15 11 (1.60%) CCNA
16 10 (1.45%) CNE
16 10 (1.45%) Novell Certification
16 10 (1.45%) PMI Certification
16 10 (1.45%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
16 10 (1.45%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (4.65%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 27 (3.92%) QA
3 20 (2.91%) COBIT
4 10 (1.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.87%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.58%) SLA
7 2 (0.29%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
8 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (9.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 46 (6.69%) Active Directory
3 21 (3.05%) Hyper-V
4 20 (2.91%) Terminal Services
5 18 (2.62%) vSphere
6 16 (2.33%) XenApp
7 14 (2.03%) XenDesktop
8 13 (1.89%) VMware ESX
9 12 (1.74%) Microsoft App-V
10 11 (1.60%) XenServer
11 10 (1.45%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 10 (1.45%) vCloud
12 3 (0.44%) KVM
12 3 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
13 2 (0.29%) VirtualBox
14 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
14 1 (0.15%) UAG
14 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
14 1 (0.15%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 23 (3.34%) Legato
2 19 (2.76%) SCCM
3 10 (1.45%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (0.44%) Data Guard
4 3 (0.44%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.29%) Netcool
5 2 (0.29%) Nagios
5 2 (0.29%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.29%) Cisco CUCM
5 2 (0.29%) OpenView
6 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.15%) ARCserve
6 1 (0.15%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (0.15%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.15%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 129 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 126 (18.31%) Cisco
3 121 (17.59%) Oracle
4 110 (15.99%) VMware
5 88 (12.79%) IBM
6 63 (9.16%) HP
7 55 (7.99%) Citrix
8 49 (7.12%) Juniper
9 47 (6.83%) NetApp
10 33 (4.80%) Salesforce.com
11 32 (4.65%) EMC
12 29 (4.22%) Sitecore
13 25 (3.63%) F5
14 23 (3.34%) CheckPoint
14 23 (3.34%) SAP
14 23 (3.34%) CommVault
15 20 (2.91%) Dell
16 19 (2.76%) 3PAR
17 18 (2.62%) Red Hat
18 15 (2.18%) Business Objects
Newbury, Berkshire
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + 12% Bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £55000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + package
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £85,000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 60,000 - 100,000
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Berkshire
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Slough
Venturi
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + bonus & benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
SSE
Salary: £60,000 per annum DEPENDING ON SKILLS AND EXPERIENCE PLUS BONUS
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car, Pension, Bonus, Medical
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 17 days ago
Reading
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Flex Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago