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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 31 30 32
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 335 384 356
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 6.66% 6.55% 6.52%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.09% 7.08% 7.01%
Number of salaries quoted 259 204 208
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,000 £49,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £91,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.62%
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
4725 5426 5081
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.99% 92.59% 93.09%
Number of salaries quoted 3756 3759 3959
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 -46 71 £67,500 -6.89% 9
Slough +17 35 £70,000 +3.70% 2
Bracknell +20 33 £65,000 -16.12% 6
Newbury +21 25 £70,000 +12.00% 4
Maidenhead -6 25 £60,000 -25.00% 2
Wokingham - 2 £57,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 4 September 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.

1 149 (22.34%) Finance
2 127 (19.04%) Microsoft
3 108 (16.19%) Oracle
3 108 (16.19%) Enterprise Architecture
4 107 (16.04%) Cisco
5 105 (15.74%) TOGAF
6 103 (15.44%) Telecoms
7 101 (15.14%) Windows
8 93 (13.94%) VMware
9 89 (13.34%) SQL Server
10 85 (12.74%) ITIL
11 80 (11.99%) Business Intelligence
12 76 (11.39%) Degree
13 74 (11.09%) Retail
14 67 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
14 67 (10.04%) Data Centre
15 65 (9.75%) Data Modelling
16 64 (9.60%) Migration
17 60 (9.00%) Security Cleared
17 60 (9.00%) SDLC
18 59 (8.85%) Java
19 56 (8.40%) SOA
19 56 (8.40%) ETL
19 56 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
20 55 (8.25%) Security Architecture
21 53 (7.95%) Project Management
22 52 (7.80%) Active Directory
22 52 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
23 51 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
23 51 (7.65%) Analytical Skills

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 26 (3.90%) SharePoint
2 17 (2.55%) WebSphere
3 16 (2.40%) MS Exchange
4 15 (2.25%) Lync
5 13 (1.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 13 (1.95%) IBM Connections
5 13 (1.95%) WebSphere Portal
5 13 (1.95%) Lotus Domino
6 12 (1.80%) WebLogic
6 12 (1.80%) IIS
7 8 (1.20%) CMS
7 8 (1.20%) OpenStack
8 7 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2000
9 6 (0.90%) NetWeaver
10 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2003
10 5 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2007
10 5 (0.75%) Oracle Service Bus
11 4 (0.60%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 4 (0.60%) JBoss
Applications
1 43 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 20 (3.00%) MS Visio
3 8 (1.20%) MS Office
4 6 (0.90%) OmniGraffle
5 2 (0.30%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.30%) InfoPath
6 1 (0.15%) Photoshop
6 1 (0.15%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 10 (1.50%) SAP SD
2 8 (1.20%) Oracle Retail
3 7 (1.05%) SAP ERP
4 6 (0.90%) SAP FSCM
5 5 (0.75%) Oracle BPM
5 5 (0.75%) SAP FI
6 4 (0.60%) SAP GRC
7 3 (0.45%) SAP FI-CA
7 3 (0.45%) SAP FI/CO
7 3 (0.45%) SAP CO
8 2 (0.30%) SAP MM
8 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.30%) JDE World
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle BRM
9 1 (0.15%) Hyperion Planning
9 1 (0.15%) Summit
9 1 (0.15%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
9 1 (0.15%) HFM
9 1 (0.15%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 30 (4.50%) Office 365
2 13 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
3 10 (1.50%) PaaS
3 10 (1.50%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (1.50%) IaaS
3 10 (1.50%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (1.35%) Mimecast
5 8 (1.20%) SaaS
6 3 (0.45%) CloudFront
6 3 (0.45%) Force.com
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon EC2
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon S3
6 3 (0.45%) Route 53
6 3 (0.45%) Amazon ELB
6 3 (0.45%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.45%) AWS CloudFormation
6 3 (0.45%) Virtual Private Cloud
7 2 (0.30%) IBM PureFlex
7 2 (0.30%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 38 (5.70%) Firewall
2 37 (5.55%) Internet
3 33 (4.95%) DNS
4 30 (4.50%) LAN
5 28 (4.20%) MPLS
6 25 (3.75%) Broadband
7 24 (3.60%) WAN
8 20 (3.00%) TCP/IP
9 19 (2.85%) 4G
10 17 (2.55%) Cisco Nexus
10 17 (2.55%) SAN
11 16 (2.40%) DHCP
12 15 (2.25%) Cisco ASA
13 14 (2.10%) BGP
14 13 (1.95%) OSPF
14 13 (1.95%) VoIP
14 13 (1.95%) Network Security
15 12 (1.80%) VPN
16 10 (1.50%) LDAP
16 10 (1.50%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (13.34%) SQL Server
2 47 (7.05%) Data Warehouse
3 39 (5.85%) Big Data
4 27 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 21 (3.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 21 (3.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 17 (2.55%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 16 (2.40%) Oracle Database
8 14 (2.10%) Hadoop
9 12 (1.80%) Data Mining
10 11 (1.65%) Relational Database
11 10 (1.50%) DB2
11 10 (1.50%) RDBMS
11 10 (1.50%) BusinessObjects
12 8 (1.20%) Oracle Database 10g
12 8 (1.20%) Oracle Database 11g
13 7 (1.05%) NoSQL
13 7 (1.05%) SQL Server 2008
14 4 (0.60%) Sybase ASA
14 4 (0.60%) SAP Data Services
Development Applications
1 15 (2.25%) ERwin
2 10 (1.50%) Eclipse
3 8 (1.20%) Maven
4 5 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (0.75%) Axure RP
4 5 (0.75%) Dreamweaver
4 5 (0.75%) Visual Studio
5 4 (0.60%) Git (software)
6 3 (0.45%) Jenkins
6 3 (0.45%) Subversion
7 2 (0.30%) ClearCase
7 2 (0.30%) JIRA
8 1 (0.15%) Selenium
8 1 (0.15%) Talend Open Studio
8 1 (0.15%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.15%) Eclipse RCP
8 1 (0.15%) IntelliJ
8 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
8 1 (0.15%) Ant
8 1 (0.15%) JUnit
General
1 149 (22.34%) Finance
2 103 (15.44%) Telecoms
3 74 (11.09%) Retail
4 42 (6.30%) Marketing
5 25 (3.75%) Manufacturing
6 24 (3.60%) Banking
7 18 (2.70%) Legal
7 18 (2.70%) Billing
8 14 (2.10%) Automotive
9 5 (0.75%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (0.75%) Publishing
9 5 (0.75%) Interactive Media
10 4 (0.60%) German Language
11 3 (0.45%) Mandarin Language
11 3 (0.45%) Cantonese Language
11 3 (0.45%) Electronics
11 3 (0.45%) Advertising
12 2 (0.30%) Back Office
12 2 (0.30%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (6.30%) Web Services
2 39 (5.85%) Middleware
3 34 (5.10%) .NET
4 28 (4.20%) XML
5 25 (3.75%) HTML
5 25 (3.75%) jQuery
6 17 (2.55%) REST
7 16 (2.40%) SOAP
7 16 (2.40%) Spring
8 13 (1.95%) CSS
9 12 (1.80%) .NET Framework
10 11 (1.65%) J2EE
11 10 (1.50%) ASP.NET
12 9 (1.35%) EJB
12 9 (1.35%) MDX
13 8 (1.20%) RESTful
13 8 (1.20%) JSON
14 7 (1.05%) Hibernate
14 7 (1.05%) CGI
14 7 (1.05%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 67 (10.04%) Data Centre
2 51 (7.65%) Analytical Skills
3 35 (5.25%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (4.95%) User Experience
4 33 (4.95%) Computer Science
5 20 (3.00%) Management Information System
6 16 (2.40%) Social Media
6 16 (2.40%) Mobile Computing
7 15 (2.25%) Data Integration
8 14 (2.10%) Mobile App
9 12 (1.80%) Data Structures
9 12 (1.80%) Clustering
10 11 (1.65%) PKI
11 10 (1.50%) Mathematics
11 10 (1.50%) GIS
12 9 (1.35%) RMADS
13 8 (1.20%) Blog
13 8 (1.20%) N-Tier
13 8 (1.20%) Internet of Things
14 6 (0.90%) HP Storage
Operating Systems
1 101 (15.14%) Windows
2 46 (6.90%) Linux
3 30 (4.50%) Windows 7
4 25 (3.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 23 (3.45%) UNIX
6 16 (2.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 13 (1.95%) Windows Server 2003
8 6 (0.90%) Windows 8
8 6 (0.90%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (0.45%) Android
10 2 (0.30%) AIX
10 2 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
11 1 (0.15%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.15%) Solaris
11 1 (0.15%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.15%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 108 (16.19%) Enterprise Architecture
2 105 (15.74%) TOGAF
3 85 (12.74%) ITIL
4 80 (11.99%) Business Intelligence
5 67 (10.04%) Agile Software Development
6 65 (9.75%) Data Modelling
7 64 (9.60%) Migration
8 60 (9.00%) SDLC
9 56 (8.40%) SOA
9 56 (8.40%) ETL
10 55 (8.25%) Security Architecture
11 53 (7.95%) Project Management
12 51 (7.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 39 (5.85%) E-Commerce
14 37 (5.55%) Information Security
15 35 (5.25%) Logistics
16 34 (5.10%) Data Architecture
16 34 (5.10%) Problem Management
17 33 (4.95%) Analytics
18 32 (4.80%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 59 (8.85%) Java
2 41 (6.15%) JavaScript
2 41 (6.15%) C#
3 40 (6.00%) SQL
4 29 (4.35%) C
5 16 (2.40%) C++
6 10 (1.50%) PowerShell
7 8 (1.20%) Perl
8 7 (1.05%) Python
9 6 (0.90%) PHP
10 5 (0.75%) Ruby
11 4 (0.60%) VBScript
12 3 (0.45%) Scala
12 3 (0.45%) Apex Code
12 3 (0.45%) SOQL
13 2 (0.30%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
13 2 (0.30%) ABAP
13 2 (0.30%) PL/SQL
14 1 (0.15%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.15%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 76 (11.39%) Degree
2 60 (9.00%) Security Cleared
3 52 (7.80%) Cisco Certification
4 49 (7.35%) SC Cleared
5 39 (5.85%) CCNP
6 38 (5.70%) CISSP
7 34 (5.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 34 (5.10%) MCSE
8 19 (2.85%) CISM
9 18 (2.70%) CCIE
10 17 (2.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 13 (1.95%) IBM Certification
11 13 (1.95%) CCNA
12 10 (1.50%) Check Point Certification
12 10 (1.50%) CCVP
13 8 (1.20%) ITIL Certification
13 8 (1.20%) MCP
14 7 (1.05%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
14 7 (1.05%) MCITP
15 6 (0.90%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (3.90%) QA
2 24 (3.60%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 22 (3.30%) COBIT
4 5 (0.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.45%) SLA
6 2 (0.30%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.15%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.15%) BS15000
System Software
1 56 (8.40%) VMware Infrastructure
2 52 (7.80%) Active Directory
3 20 (3.00%) Terminal Services
4 19 (2.85%) Hyper-V
5 15 (2.25%) XenApp
6 14 (2.10%) VMware ESX
6 14 (2.10%) vSphere
7 12 (1.80%) vCloud
8 10 (1.50%) XenDesktop
9 9 (1.35%) XenServer
10 7 (1.05%) Microsoft App-V
10 7 (1.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 3 (0.45%) HDFS
12 2 (0.30%) Firmware
12 2 (0.30%) ProxySG
12 2 (0.30%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 21 (3.15%) Legato
2 18 (2.70%) SCCM
3 7 (1.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
4 6 (0.90%) NetBackup
5 3 (0.45%) Puppet
5 3 (0.45%) Cisco CUCM
5 3 (0.45%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.30%) FortiGate
6 2 (0.30%) SCVMM
6 2 (0.30%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.30%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.30%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (0.30%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.30%) SCSM
7 1 (0.15%) XenMobile
7 1 (0.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (0.15%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.15%) WSUS
7 1 (0.15%) SCOM
7 1 (0.15%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 127 (19.04%) Microsoft
2 108 (16.19%) Oracle
3 107 (16.04%) Cisco
4 93 (13.94%) VMware
5 48 (7.20%) Salesforce.com
6 45 (6.75%) NetApp
7 40 (6.00%) IBM
7 40 (6.00%) HP
8 39 (5.85%) SAP
9 36 (5.40%) Citrix
10 35 (5.25%) Juniper
11 28 (4.20%) EMC
11 28 (4.20%) F5
12 25 (3.75%) Red Hat
13 21 (3.15%) CommVault
13 21 (3.15%) CheckPoint
14 20 (3.00%) Dell
15 17 (2.55%) 3PAR
16 15 (2.25%) Symantec
17 13 (1.95%) Adobe
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Good benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Adalta Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Pensions + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 14 hours ago
Berkshire
Exposed Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Berkshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aim Hire Recruitment Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum Bonus, Stock Options, Pension
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
TELSTRA Associates
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum £65-80k+
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K Basic + 5K Car + 20% Bonus + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus generous bonus, car allowance a
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Full Package
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum Additional £5000 car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Plus bonus + car allowance + corpora
Posted: 3 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
EarthStream Global
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Berkshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 5 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Flexible/Negotiable
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 14 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 17 days ago