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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 31 37 35
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 339 314 316
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.64% 5.69% 6.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.13% 6.14% 6.43%
Number of salaries quoted 249 205 212
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 £52,500 £50,000 £49,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
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
4755 5118 4915
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.18% 92.77% 94.34%
Number of salaries quoted 3561 3710 3908
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 May 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 May 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 -14 121 £70,000 +7.69% 9
Bracknell +20 43 £65,250 +8.75% 2
Maidenhead 0 36 £75,000 +7.14%
Slough +4 15 £77,500 +29.16%
Newbury -18 13 £72,500 +20.83% 6
Windsor - 7 £75,000 -
Crowthorne - 1 £75,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 May 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.

1 158 (23.90%) Finance
2 135 (20.42%) Microsoft
3 122 (18.46%) Cisco
4 118 (17.85%) Windows
5 116 (17.55%) Oracle
6 107 (16.19%) Telecoms
7 105 (15.89%) ITIL
8 104 (15.73%) VMware
9 102 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
10 94 (14.22%) JavaScript
11 92 (13.92%) HTML
12 88 (13.31%) Java
13 83 (12.56%) IBM
14 77 (11.65%) Retail
15 69 (10.44%) Enterprise Architecture
15 69 (10.44%) SQL Server
16 68 (10.29%) TOGAF
17 67 (10.14%) SOA
18 64 (9.68%) jQuery
18 64 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
18 64 (9.68%) Data Centre
19 62 (9.38%) Security Cleared
20 61 (9.23%) .NET
21 60 (9.08%) Degree
22 58 (8.77%) Marketing
23 57 (8.62%) XML
24 56 (8.47%) SQL
25 54 (8.17%) CRM
25 54 (8.17%) Active Directory
25 54 (8.17%) HP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 44 (6.66%) SharePoint
2 29 (4.39%) CMS
3 23 (3.48%) WebSphere
4 21 (3.18%) Oracle Service Bus
5 19 (2.87%) MS Exchange
6 18 (2.72%) Lync
7 17 (2.57%) Sitecore CMS
7 17 (2.57%) WebSphere Portal
7 17 (2.57%) Lotus Domino
8 16 (2.42%) OpenStack
8 16 (2.42%) IBM Connections
9 13 (1.97%) WebLogic
10 12 (1.82%) IIS
10 12 (1.82%) Exchange Server 2010
11 8 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
12 6 (0.91%) JBoss
13 5 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2000
14 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
14 4 (0.61%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 4 (0.61%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 43 (6.51%) MS Excel
2 33 (4.99%) MS Visio
3 14 (2.12%) OmniGraffle
4 13 (1.97%) MS Office
5 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 22 (3.33%) Oracle BPM
2 4 (0.61%) Oracle BRM
3 3 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
4 1 (0.15%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.15%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (0.15%) JDE EnterpriseOne
Cloud Services
1 33 (4.99%) Office 365
2 25 (3.78%) SaaS
3 23 (3.48%) Microsoft Azure
4 19 (2.87%) Cloud Computing
5 9 (1.36%) Mimecast
5 9 (1.36%) IaaS
5 9 (1.36%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.91%) PaaS
7 2 (0.30%) SuccessFactors
8 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 44 (6.66%) Firewall
2 34 (5.14%) Internet
3 33 (4.99%) MPLS
4 31 (4.69%) TCP/IP
5 29 (4.39%) WAN
6 25 (3.78%) DNS
7 24 (3.63%) LAN
8 19 (2.87%) Broadband
8 19 (2.87%) SAN
8 19 (2.87%) Network Security
9 16 (2.42%) Cisco ASA
9 16 (2.42%) DHCP
10 15 (2.27%) OSPF
10 15 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
11 14 (2.12%) NAS
11 14 (2.12%) BGP
11 14 (2.12%) Wireless
12 13 (1.97%) SSL
12 13 (1.97%) VLAN
12 13 (1.97%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 69 (10.44%) SQL Server
2 31 (4.69%) Big Data
3 26 (3.93%) Relational Database
4 25 (3.78%) RDBMS
5 24 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
6 21 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 19 (2.87%) Hadoop
8 18 (2.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 17 (2.57%) Oracle Database
10 12 (1.82%) NoSQL
11 11 (1.66%) Oracle Database 10g
12 10 (1.51%) MS Access
12 10 (1.51%) SQL Anywhere
12 10 (1.51%) Sybase ASA
12 10 (1.51%) Oracle Database 11g
13 9 (1.36%) CouchDB
13 9 (1.36%) SQL Server 2012
13 9 (1.36%) DB2
14 8 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 6 (0.91%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 21 (3.18%) Subversion
1 21 (3.18%) Git (software)
2 15 (2.27%) Axure RP
3 12 (1.82%) Visual Studio
3 12 (1.82%) ERwin
4 10 (1.51%) Team Foundation Server
5 8 (1.21%) Maven
6 6 (0.91%) Eclipse
7 5 (0.76%) Dreamweaver
8 4 (0.61%) ClearCase
8 4 (0.61%) Jenkins
9 3 (0.45%) JIRA
10 1 (0.15%) Hudson
10 1 (0.15%) Ant
10 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.15%) IntelliJ
General
1 158 (23.90%) Finance
2 107 (16.19%) Telecoms
3 77 (11.65%) Retail
4 58 (8.77%) Marketing
5 30 (4.54%) Banking
6 28 (4.24%) Billing
7 27 (4.08%) Manufacturing
8 22 (3.33%) Legal
9 21 (3.18%) Advertising
10 20 (3.03%) Automotive
11 8 (1.21%) German Language
12 6 (0.91%) Mandarin Language
12 6 (0.91%) Cantonese Language
13 5 (0.76%) French Language
13 5 (0.76%) Interactive Media
13 5 (0.76%) Publishing
14 3 (0.45%) Retail Banking
15 2 (0.30%) Games
15 2 (0.30%) Back Office
16 1 (0.15%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 92 (13.92%) HTML
2 64 (9.68%) jQuery
3 61 (9.23%) .NET
4 57 (8.62%) XML
5 50 (7.56%) CSS
6 48 (7.26%) Spring
7 43 (6.51%) SOAP
8 35 (5.30%) JSON
9 31 (4.69%) RESTful
10 29 (4.39%) Java EE
11 28 (4.24%) Play Framework
12 27 (4.08%) J2EE
13 26 (3.93%) Web Services
14 24 (3.63%) ASP.NET
15 21 (3.18%) SAML
15 21 (3.18%) Middleware
15 21 (3.18%) OAuth
16 20 (3.03%) .NET Framework
17 19 (2.87%) ASP.NET MVC
18 18 (2.72%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 64 (9.68%) Data Centre
2 38 (5.75%) User Experience
3 33 (4.99%) Management Information System
4 31 (4.69%) Computer Science
5 29 (4.39%) Analytical Skills
6 21 (3.18%) Enterprise Software
7 20 (3.03%) Social Media
8 16 (2.42%) Clustering
9 11 (1.66%) GIS
9 11 (1.66%) RMADS
9 11 (1.66%) Taxonomies
10 10 (1.51%) N-Tier
10 10 (1.51%) PMI
10 10 (1.51%) Internet of Things
11 7 (1.06%) Digital Media
11 7 (1.06%) Mobile App
11 7 (1.06%) PKI
12 6 (0.91%) Performance Metrics
12 6 (0.91%) Mobile Computing
12 6 (0.91%) Machine to Machine
Operating Systems
1 118 (17.85%) Windows
2 42 (6.35%) Linux
3 40 (6.05%) Windows 7
4 24 (3.63%) UNIX
5 21 (3.18%) Windows Server 2008
6 19 (2.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 12 (1.82%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (1.06%) Windows 8
9 6 (0.91%) AIX
10 5 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (0.45%) Solaris
12 2 (0.30%) Android
12 2 (0.30%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (15.89%) ITIL
2 102 (15.43%) Agile Software Development
3 69 (10.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 68 (10.29%) TOGAF
5 67 (10.14%) SOA
6 54 (8.17%) CRM
6 54 (8.17%) Project Management
7 49 (7.41%) Security Architecture
8 48 (7.26%) Capacity Planning
8 48 (7.26%) Analytics
8 48 (7.26%) E-Commerce
9 47 (7.11%) Migration
9 47 (7.11%) Problem Management
10 44 (6.66%) Technical Architecture
10 44 (6.66%) TDD
11 43 (6.51%) Mentoring
12 38 (5.75%) Network Design
13 37 (5.60%) Logistics
13 37 (5.60%) Data Modelling
14 36 (5.45%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 94 (14.22%) JavaScript
2 88 (13.31%) Java
3 56 (8.47%) SQL
4 44 (6.66%) C#
5 29 (4.39%) C
6 10 (1.51%) PowerShell
7 9 (1.36%) PHP
8 7 (1.06%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.91%) Perl
10 5 (0.76%) Ruby
11 3 (0.45%) ABAP
11 3 (0.45%) VB
12 2 (0.30%) VBScript
12 2 (0.30%) Python
12 2 (0.30%) XPath
12 2 (0.30%) Erlang
12 2 (0.30%) C++
13 1 (0.15%) PL/SQL
13 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.15%) Scala
Qualifications
1 62 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 60 (9.08%) Degree
3 54 (8.17%) Microsoft Certification
4 53 (8.02%) SC Cleared
5 49 (7.41%) MCSE
6 36 (5.45%) CISSP
6 36 (5.45%) Cisco Certification
7 23 (3.48%) CCNP
8 22 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
9 20 (3.03%) MCP
10 19 (2.87%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 16 (2.42%) IBM Certification
11 16 (2.42%) CISM
12 14 (2.12%) CCNA
13 13 (1.97%) CCIE
14 10 (1.51%) CNE
14 10 (1.51%) Novell Certification
14 10 (1.51%) PMI Certification
14 10 (1.51%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (1.51%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 33 (4.99%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 26 (3.93%) QA
3 19 (2.87%) COBIT
4 7 (1.06%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.91%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.30%) SLA
7 1 (0.15%) JSP 440
7 1 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.15%) BS15000
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 64 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 54 (8.17%) Active Directory
3 23 (3.48%) Hyper-V
4 22 (3.33%) vSphere
5 21 (3.18%) Terminal Services
6 15 (2.27%) VMware ESX
7 14 (2.12%) XenApp
7 14 (2.12%) vCloud
8 11 (1.66%) XenDesktop
9 10 (1.51%) Veritas Cluster Server
9 10 (1.51%) XenServer
9 10 (1.51%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.30%) Oracle RAC
10 2 (0.30%) KVM
10 2 (0.30%) VirtualBox
11 1 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
11 1 (0.15%) UAG
11 1 (0.15%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 28 (4.24%) Legato
2 20 (3.03%) SCCM
3 10 (1.51%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 3 (0.45%) Tivoli
5 2 (0.30%) Netcool
5 2 (0.30%) Nagios
5 2 (0.30%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.30%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.30%) OpenView
5 2 (0.30%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.30%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.30%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (0.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 135 (20.42%) Microsoft
2 122 (18.46%) Cisco
3 116 (17.55%) Oracle
4 104 (15.73%) VMware
5 83 (12.56%) IBM
6 54 (8.17%) HP
7 52 (7.87%) NetApp
8 49 (7.41%) Citrix
9 43 (6.51%) Juniper
10 38 (5.75%) EMC
10 38 (5.75%) Salesforce.com
11 28 (4.24%) CommVault
12 25 (3.78%) CheckPoint
13 24 (3.63%) Sitecore
14 21 (3.18%) F5
15 20 (3.03%) Red Hat
15 20 (3.03%) SAP
16 18 (2.72%) Dell
16 18 (2.72%) 3PAR
17 15 (2.27%) Symantec
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Posted: 15 hours ago
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
MAPP Ltd - IT & Business Management Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + pension, lease car option ++
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
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Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + car + bonus + package
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