The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Architect
Rank 195 221 224
Rank change year-on-year
+26 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 22 13 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.45% 0.24% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.47% 0.25% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 1
Average salary £70,000 £71,250 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.75% +29.54%
UK excluding London average salary £69,250 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -
IT 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
4638 5210 5478
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.49% 95.19% 94.96%
Number of salaries quoted 3802 3831 3946
Average salary £50,000 £49,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.04% +8.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,800 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

IT Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

IT Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

IT Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

IT Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

IT 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 IT Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016. 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 +18 11 £70,000 -5.08%
Bracknell - 7 £69,250 -
IT Architect
South East

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title.

1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 14 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (38.89%) SOA
3 12 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 11 (30.56%) Presales
4 11 (30.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (27.78%) Analytics
5 10 (27.78%) Java
5 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
6 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 9 (25.00%) HTML
6 9 (25.00%) Web Services
6 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 9 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 9 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
6 9 (25.00%) SABSA
6 9 (25.00%) Network Design
7 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (22.22%) XPath
7 8 (22.22%) SaaS
7 8 (22.22%) Software Architecture
7 8 (22.22%) HTML5
7 8 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (22.22%) SDLC
7 8 (22.22%) REST
7 8 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
7 8 (22.22%) XML
7 8 (22.22%) CRM

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
1 8 (22.22%) SharePoint
1 8 (22.22%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.78%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.78%) nginx
2 1 (2.78%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) Tomcat
Applications
1 1 (2.78%) MS Excel
1 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.56%) MoSes
Cloud Services
1 8 (22.22%) SaaS
2 2 (5.56%) IaaS
3 1 (2.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (11.11%) Firewall
2 2 (5.56%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (27.78%) SQL Server
2 8 (22.22%) DTS
2 8 (22.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (8.33%) NoSQL
4 2 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.78%) MongoDB
General
1 16 (44.44%) Finance
2 9 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.78%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (25.00%) HTML
1 9 (25.00%) Web Services
2 8 (22.22%) .NET
2 8 (22.22%) EDI
2 8 (22.22%) HTML5
2 8 (22.22%) REST
2 8 (22.22%) SOAP
2 8 (22.22%) XML
3 1 (2.78%) ActiveMQ
3 1 (2.78%) CSS
3 1 (2.78%) JDBC
3 1 (2.78%) Lucene
3 1 (2.78%) RESTful
3 1 (2.78%) Spring
3 1 (2.78%) Spring Batch
3 1 (2.78%) Spring Integration
3 1 (2.78%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.89%) Mobile App
1 5 (13.89%) PKI
1 5 (13.89%) Security Operations Centre
2 2 (5.56%) Data Integration
2 2 (5.56%) PMI
2 2 (5.56%) Reference Data
3 1 (2.78%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.78%) Mathematics
3 1 (2.78%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Cybersecurity
1 14 (38.89%) SOA
2 12 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 11 (30.56%) Presales
4 10 (27.78%) Analytics
5 9 (25.00%) Network Design
5 9 (25.00%) SABSA
5 9 (25.00%) Security Architecture
6 8 (22.22%) CRM
6 8 (22.22%) EAI
6 8 (22.22%) ERP
6 8 (22.22%) SDLC
6 8 (22.22%) Software Architecture
7 5 (13.89%) Data Protection
7 5 (13.89%) ETL
7 5 (13.89%) Identity Management
7 5 (13.89%) Mentoring
7 5 (13.89%) Project Governance
7 5 (13.89%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (13.89%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 10 (27.78%) Java
2 9 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 8 (22.22%) PHP
3 8 (22.22%) VB
3 8 (22.22%) XPath
4 1 (2.78%) Scala
4 1 (2.78%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (38.89%) SC Cleared
1 14 (38.89%) Security Cleared
2 5 (13.89%) CISM
2 5 (13.89%) CISSP
2 5 (13.89%) CLAS
3 2 (5.56%) CCIE
3 2 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (5.56%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.78%) CESG Certified Professional
4 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (30.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 9 (25.00%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 5 (13.89%) QA
4 2 (5.56%) Data Quality
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (13.89%) Ab Initio
1 5 (13.89%) Software AG
1 5 (13.89%) webMethods
2 2 (5.56%) Casewise
2 2 (5.56%) Cognos
2 2 (5.56%) Informatica
2 2 (5.56%) Oracle
2 2 (5.56%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.78%) Microsoft