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

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 45 25 46
Rank change year-on-year
-20 +21
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 288 407 257
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 5.30% 7.56% 4.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.63% 8.07% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 212 260 178
Average salary £68,500 £65,000 £64,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.38% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,050 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
5114 5044 4871
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.20% 93.63% 93.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3777 3733 4043
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £61,400 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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 -17 129 £70,000 +12.00% 27
Bracknell +8 41 £58,750 +6.81% 3
Maidenhead -20 22 £75,000 -6.25% 2
Slough -18 17 £65,000 -10.34% 6
Newbury -30 12 £67,500 -0.73% 2
Windsor -8 5 £75,000 - 2
Hungerford - 3 - -
Wokingham +2 1 £110,000 +10.00%
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 (22.38%) Telecoms
2 135 (19.12%) Finance
3 134 (18.98%) Microsoft
4 129 (18.27%) Cisco
5 115 (16.29%) ITIL
6 112 (15.86%) Windows
7 103 (14.59%) TOGAF
8 101 (14.31%) Security Cleared
9 99 (14.02%) VMware
10 96 (13.60%) Oracle
11 95 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
11 95 (13.46%) SC Cleared
12 86 (12.18%) HTML
13 84 (11.90%) Java
14 77 (10.91%) JavaScript
15 73 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
16 71 (10.06%) SOA
17 70 (9.92%) Mentoring
18 69 (9.77%) Retail
19 68 (9.63%) IBM
20 64 (9.07%) HP
20 64 (9.07%) Citrix
20 64 (9.07%) CRM
21 62 (8.78%) Linux
21 62 (8.78%) Firewall
22 61 (8.64%) SQL Server
23 57 (8.07%) CSS
24 56 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
25 55 (7.79%) Project Management
25 55 (7.79%) Cisco Certification

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 35 (4.96%) SharePoint
2 28 (3.97%) MS Exchange
3 22 (3.12%) Apache
3 22 (3.12%) CMS
4 21 (2.97%) Tomcat
5 19 (2.69%) Exchange Server 2010
6 18 (2.55%) Exchange Server 2003
7 17 (2.41%) Oracle Service Bus
7 17 (2.41%) Exchange Server 2007
7 17 (2.41%) Sitecore CMS
8 16 (2.27%) WebLogic
9 15 (2.12%) JBoss
10 14 (1.98%) Apache Solr
11 12 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
11 12 (1.70%) Exchange Server 2013
12 10 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
13 9 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2000
14 8 (1.13%) WebSphere
15 7 (0.99%) WebSphere Application Server
15 7 (0.99%) Lync
Applications
1 52 (7.37%) MS Excel
2 27 (3.82%) MS Visio
3 17 (2.41%) OmniGraffle
4 9 (1.27%) MS Office
5 4 (0.57%) InfoPath
6 3 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.28%) Photoshop
7 2 (0.28%) MS Project
7 2 (0.28%) Adobe Illustrator
7 2 (0.28%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 17 (2.41%) Oracle BPM
2 6 (0.85%) SAP BPC
2 6 (0.85%) SAP SEM
3 5 (0.71%) Cognos TM1
4 4 (0.57%) Oracle BRM
5 3 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
5 3 (0.42%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 2 (0.28%) CSG Singleview
7 1 (0.14%) Maximo
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.14%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.14%) SAP HCM
Cloud Services
1 22 (3.12%) SaaS
1 22 (3.12%) Office 365
2 17 (2.41%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (1.27%) SuccessFactors
4 7 (0.99%) Cloud Computing
5 6 (0.85%) IaaS
6 2 (0.28%) PaaS
6 2 (0.28%) Force.com
6 2 (0.28%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (0.14%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 62 (8.78%) Firewall
2 40 (5.67%) Wireless
3 39 (5.52%) Network Security
4 36 (5.10%) Cisco Nexus
5 30 (4.25%) Internet
6 27 (3.82%) MPLS
7 26 (3.68%) WAN
8 21 (2.97%) Broadband
9 19 (2.69%) LAN
10 18 (2.55%) OSPF
10 18 (2.55%) BGP
10 18 (2.55%) 3G
10 18 (2.55%) 4G
11 17 (2.41%) Software-Defined Networking
11 17 (2.41%) IPv6
12 15 (2.12%) HTTP
12 15 (2.12%) TCP/IP
13 14 (1.98%) SAN
14 13 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (1.56%) LTE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (8.64%) SQL Server
2 27 (3.82%) Relational Database
3 23 (3.26%) RDBMS
4 21 (2.97%) Data Warehouse
5 18 (2.55%) MySQL
6 13 (1.84%) Big Data
6 13 (1.84%) Hadoop
7 10 (1.42%) DB2
7 10 (1.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 9 (1.27%) Oracle Database
8 9 (1.27%) SAP HANA
9 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2005
9 8 (1.13%) SQL Server 2008
9 8 (1.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 6 (0.85%) SQL Anywhere
10 6 (0.85%) Sybase ASA
10 6 (0.85%) SAP BW
10 6 (0.85%) EDRMS
10 6 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
10 6 (0.85%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 34 (4.82%) Git (software)
2 19 (2.69%) Subversion
3 14 (1.98%) Mockito
3 14 (1.98%) Selenium
4 11 (1.56%) Dreamweaver
5 9 (1.27%) Axure RP
6 8 (1.13%) Visual Studio
7 5 (0.71%) ERwin
8 4 (0.57%) JUnit
8 4 (0.57%) Team Foundation Server
9 3 (0.42%) Ant
9 3 (0.42%) JIRA
10 1 (0.14%) Oracle APEX
10 1 (0.14%) ClearCase
10 1 (0.14%) Jenkins
General
1 158 (22.38%) Telecoms
2 135 (19.12%) Finance
3 69 (9.77%) Retail
4 52 (7.37%) Marketing
5 27 (3.82%) Billing
6 24 (3.40%) Legal
7 16 (2.27%) Banking
8 15 (2.12%) Advertising
9 11 (1.56%) Interactive Media
10 6 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
10 6 (0.85%) Back Office
10 6 (0.85%) Aerospace
10 6 (0.85%) Automotive
11 5 (0.71%) Manufacturing
12 3 (0.42%) Games
13 2 (0.28%) Electronics
14 1 (0.14%) Publishing
14 1 (0.14%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 86 (12.18%) HTML
2 57 (8.07%) CSS
3 48 (6.80%) jQuery
4 47 (6.66%) Spring
5 43 (6.09%) XML
6 36 (5.10%) Web Services
7 34 (4.82%) Java EE
8 32 (4.53%) SOAP
9 31 (4.39%) J2EE
10 25 (3.54%) .NET
10 25 (3.54%) JSON
11 21 (2.97%) XSLT
11 21 (2.97%) RESTful
11 21 (2.97%) Play Framework
12 19 (2.69%) Ajax
13 17 (2.41%) SAML
13 17 (2.41%) OAuth
14 16 (2.27%) JSP
15 14 (1.98%) XHTML
16 12 (1.70%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 56 (7.93%) Analytical Skills
2 32 (4.53%) Computer Science
3 31 (4.39%) Management Information System
3 31 (4.39%) User Experience
4 20 (2.83%) Smartphone
5 16 (2.27%) Client/Server
6 14 (1.98%) Open Source
6 14 (1.98%) PKI
6 14 (1.98%) iPad
7 12 (1.70%) Data Integration
8 11 (1.56%) Economics
9 10 (1.42%) CESG
9 10 (1.42%) Taxonomies
10 9 (1.27%) Performance Metrics
11 8 (1.13%) Celerra
11 8 (1.13%) CLARiiON
12 7 (0.99%) Replication
13 6 (0.85%) PMI
13 6 (0.85%) Enterprise Software
14 5 (0.71%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 112 (15.86%) Windows
2 62 (8.78%) Linux
3 36 (5.10%) UNIX
4 15 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (1.42%) Windows 7
6 9 (1.27%) AIX
6 9 (1.27%) Solaris
7 5 (0.71%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 5 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.57%) Windows 8
9 3 (0.42%) Android
9 3 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000
10 2 (0.28%) Apple iOS
10 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.14%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.14%) Debian
11 1 (0.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 115 (16.29%) ITIL
2 103 (14.59%) TOGAF
3 95 (13.46%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (10.06%) SOA
5 70 (9.92%) Mentoring
6 64 (9.07%) CRM
7 55 (7.79%) Project Management
7 55 (7.79%) Enterprise Architecture
8 54 (7.65%) Scrum
9 47 (6.66%) Network Design
10 46 (6.52%) Security Architecture
11 45 (6.37%) Migration
12 43 (6.09%) TDD
12 43 (6.09%) E-Commerce
12 43 (6.09%) Business Intelligence
13 41 (5.81%) Information Security
14 39 (5.52%) Technical Architecture
15 38 (5.38%) Stakeholder Management
16 35 (4.96%) Data Modelling
16 35 (4.96%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 84 (11.90%) Java
2 77 (10.91%) JavaScript
3 53 (7.51%) SQL
4 20 (2.83%) C#
5 7 (0.99%) T-SQL
6 6 (0.85%) VBScript
6 6 (0.85%) PHP
6 6 (0.85%) Ruby
7 5 (0.71%) C
8 4 (0.57%) PowerShell
8 4 (0.57%) VB
9 2 (0.28%) VB.NET
9 2 (0.28%) Scala
9 2 (0.28%) XPath
9 2 (0.28%) Erlang
9 2 (0.28%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.14%) Apex Code
10 1 (0.14%) Clojure
10 1 (0.14%) R
10 1 (0.14%) Python
Qualifications
1 101 (14.31%) Security Cleared
2 95 (13.46%) SC Cleared
3 55 (7.79%) Cisco Certification
4 54 (7.65%) Degree
5 47 (6.66%) CISSP
6 42 (5.95%) CCIE
7 31 (4.39%) CCNP
8 28 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 24 (3.40%) Microsoft Certification
9 24 (3.40%) Citrix Certification
10 21 (2.97%) MCSE
11 18 (2.55%) MCP
11 18 (2.55%) CCA
12 17 (2.41%) VTSP
13 16 (2.27%) CCIA
14 15 (2.12%) CISM
14 15 (2.12%) ITIL Certification
15 14 (1.98%) MCITP
15 14 (1.98%) CCEE
16 13 (1.84%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.25%) QA
2 18 (2.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 12 (1.70%) COBIT
4 9 (1.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.71%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.42%) SLA
7 2 (0.28%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.28%) JSP 440
8 1 (0.14%) ISO 8583
System Software
1 73 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (5.67%) Hyper-V
3 37 (5.24%) Active Directory
4 28 (3.97%) XenApp
5 25 (3.54%) XenDesktop
6 21 (2.97%) vSphere
7 12 (1.70%) vCloud
8 11 (1.56%) Terminal Services
8 11 (1.56%) Microsoft App-V
9 10 (1.42%) VMware ESX
10 6 (0.85%) KVM
10 6 (0.85%) ProxySG
11 3 (0.42%) Xen
11 3 (0.42%) XenServer
11 3 (0.42%) Oracle RAC
12 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.14%) VirtualBox
Systems Management
1 8 (1.13%) XenMobile
2 6 (0.85%) FortiGate
3 4 (0.57%) SCOrch
3 4 (0.57%) Windows Intune
3 4 (0.57%) Netcool
3 4 (0.57%) SCCM
4 3 (0.42%) Data Guard
5 2 (0.28%) OpenNMS
5 2 (0.28%) Nagios
5 2 (0.28%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.28%) NetBackup
5 2 (0.28%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.28%) OpenView
6 1 (0.14%) SELinux
6 1 (0.14%) EdgeSight
6 1 (0.14%) Cisco UCCE
6 1 (0.14%) SCOM
6 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 134 (18.98%) Microsoft
2 129 (18.27%) Cisco
3 99 (14.02%) VMware
4 96 (13.60%) Oracle
5 68 (9.63%) IBM
6 64 (9.07%) HP
6 64 (9.07%) Citrix
7 54 (7.65%) Juniper
8 46 (6.52%) SAP
9 31 (4.39%) NetApp
10 29 (4.11%) F5
11 27 (3.82%) EMC
12 20 (2.83%) CheckPoint
12 20 (2.83%) Sitecore
13 16 (2.27%) Brocade
14 14 (1.98%) hybris
14 14 (1.98%) 3PAR
15 12 (1.70%) Dell
15 12 (1.70%) Adobe
16 11 (1.56%) Cognos
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + package
Posted: 15 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £70K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + 20% bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £65,000 to £72,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Hudson IT
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £6,300 Car + 15% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Hudson IT
Salary: £65000 - £71500 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Networking People
Salary: £60000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus and Package
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Hudson IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Windsor, Berkshire
Proactive Appointments
Salary: Unspecified Up to £75,000 + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Microsoft
Salary: Between £85,000 - £100k+ depending on skills and experience plus 20% (
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Oxfordshire
Microsoft
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Novation Solutions
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £30,000 to £37,000 per annum £35000
Posted: 6 days ago