The first table below looks at the demand for the Lead 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 Lead Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Lead Architect
Rank 218 203 218
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +15
Permanent jobs requiring a Lead Architect 8 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.15% 0.40% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3 12 9
Average salary £85,000 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.33% +3.44%
UK excluding London average salary £72,500 £65,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
+11.53% -7.14%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5473 4979 5887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.03% 93.54% 94.81%
Number of salaries quoted 3975 3912 5060
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Lead Architect
South East

Lead Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Lead Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Lead Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Lead Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

Lead Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Lead Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Lead Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Lead 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 Lead Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Vacancies
Maidenhead - 6 £85,000 -
Reading -3 3 £85,000 +30.76% 1
Slough -7 2 £85,000 +13.33%
Lead Architect
South East

Lead Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Lead 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 Lead Architect in their job title.

1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
1 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Brocade
2 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (26.32%) 3PAR
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) ATM
2 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
2 5 (26.32%) Frame Relay
2 5 (26.32%) 3G
2 5 (26.32%) EMC
3 4 (21.05%) Internet
3 4 (21.05%) Dreamweaver
3 4 (21.05%) Broadband
3 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
3 4 (21.05%) Adobe
3 4 (21.05%) HTML
3 4 (21.05%) Java
3 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
3 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (21.05%) Information Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) REST
3 4 (21.05%) OmniGraffle
3 4 (21.05%) Smartphone

Lead Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Lead 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 Lead Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) Alfresco
1 3 (15.79%) Apache Solr
1 3 (15.79%) MQSeries
1 3 (15.79%) Documentum
1 3 (15.79%) FileNet
1 3 (15.79%) CMS
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 4 (21.05%) MS Visio
1 4 (21.05%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (31.58%) Firewall
1 6 (31.58%) WAN
1 6 (31.58%) LAN
2 5 (26.32%) ATM
2 5 (26.32%) Ethernet
2 5 (26.32%) VPN
2 5 (26.32%) Frame Relay
2 5 (26.32%) 3G
3 4 (21.05%) Internet
3 4 (21.05%) Broadband
4 1 (5.26%) NFC
4 1 (5.26%) NAS
4 1 (5.26%) VoIP
4 1 (5.26%) Wireless
4 1 (5.26%) RFID
4 1 (5.26%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 3 (15.79%) MongoDB
2 3 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (15.79%) Pentaho
2 3 (15.79%) Big Data
2 3 (15.79%) MarkLogic
2 3 (15.79%) MySQL
2 3 (15.79%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 4 (21.05%) Dreamweaver
2 1 (5.26%) Selenium
2 1 (5.26%) WebDriver
2 1 (5.26%) JIRA
2 1 (5.26%) TestNG
2 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 6 (31.58%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.26%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (21.05%) HTML
1 4 (21.05%) REST
2 3 (15.79%) Spring
2 3 (15.79%) Java EE
2 3 (15.79%) XML
2 3 (15.79%) Middleware
2 3 (15.79%) JMS
3 1 (5.26%) .NET
3 1 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Smartphone
2 3 (15.79%) Open Source
2 3 (15.79%) Management Information System
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
3 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (5.26%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (5.26%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Android
1 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (31.58%) Business Continuity
2 5 (26.32%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (26.32%) Migration
3 4 (21.05%) E-Commerce
3 4 (21.05%) Information Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (21.05%) TDD
4 3 (15.79%) Content Management
4 3 (15.79%) Document Management
4 3 (15.79%) Multithreading
4 3 (15.79%) SOA
5 2 (10.53%) Stakeholder Management
5 2 (10.53%) UML
5 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 1 (5.26%) Performance Testing
6 1 (5.26%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (5.26%) TOGAF
6 1 (5.26%) Waterfall
6 1 (5.26%) BDD
6 1 (5.26%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCTS
1 1 (5.26%) Degree
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) MCSD
1 1 (5.26%) CCIE
1 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) QA
2 1 (5.26%) SLA
Vendors
1 6 (31.58%) VMware
2 5 (26.32%) Brocade
2 5 (26.32%) 3PAR
2 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 5 (26.32%) EMC
3 4 (21.05%) Adobe
4 3 (15.79%) Oracle
5 1 (5.26%) Kony
5 1 (5.26%) ClickSoftware Technologies
5 1 (5.26%) Syclo
5 1 (5.26%) Sybase
5 1 (5.26%) SAP
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Juniper
5 1 (5.26%) CA
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