The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Architect
Rank 204 222 214
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -8
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 14 5 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.27% 0.084% 0.13%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.29% 0.091% 0.14%
Number of salaries quoted 13 5 7
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -28.94%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £70,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year
- -26.31%
Principal 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
4849 5505 5162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.83% 92.72% 93.03%
Number of salaries quoted 3818 3824 4035
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 £26,500 £26,000
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%

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Principal Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

Principal Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 September 2015.

Principal Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Principal 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 Principal Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 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
Newbury - 12 £70,000 -
Reading -1 1 £65,000 -3.70% 1
Principal Architect
South East

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title.

1 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 9 (37.50%) Big Data
3 7 (29.17%) Internet
3 7 (29.17%) Open Source
3 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
3 7 (29.17%) Marketing
3 7 (29.17%) OpenStack
4 6 (25.00%) Degree
4 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
5 5 (20.83%) Internet of Things
5 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
6 4 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
6 4 (16.67%) VMware
6 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (16.67%) Network Management
6 4 (16.67%) Windows
6 4 (16.67%) Broadband
7 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
7 3 (12.50%) Apache
7 3 (12.50%) C#
7 3 (12.50%) Java
7 3 (12.50%) SQL
7 3 (12.50%) .NET
7 3 (12.50%) Finance
7 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
7 3 (12.50%) Scrum
7 3 (12.50%) Apache Hive

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (29.17%) OpenStack
2 3 (12.50%) Apache Pig
2 3 (12.50%) Apache Spark
2 3 (12.50%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (29.17%) Internet
2 4 (16.67%) Software-Defined Networking
2 4 (16.67%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) Big Data
2 7 (29.17%) Hadoop
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Hive
3 3 (12.50%) Apache Cassandra
3 3 (12.50%) HBase
3 3 (12.50%) Redis
3 3 (12.50%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) RDBMS
4 1 (4.17%) Data Warehouse
General
1 12 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 7 (29.17%) Marketing
3 3 (12.50%) Finance
3 3 (12.50%) Manufacturing
4 2 (8.33%) Billing
4 2 (8.33%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (8.33%) Cantonese Language
4 2 (8.33%) German Language
5 1 (4.17%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) .NET
1 3 (12.50%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 6 (25.00%) Computer Science
2 5 (20.83%) Internet of Things
2 5 (20.83%) Data Centre
3 3 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.33%) Management Information System
4 2 (8.33%) NGOSS
4 2 (8.33%) Machine to Machine
5 1 (4.17%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (37.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (29.17%) Open Source
3 4 (16.67%) Network Management
4 3 (12.50%) BDD
4 3 (12.50%) Unit Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (12.50%) TDD
4 3 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (12.50%) Scrum
4 3 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
5 2 (8.33%) Configure, Price, Quote (CPQ)
5 2 (8.33%) CRM
5 2 (8.33%) DNA
5 2 (8.33%) Requirements Analysis
5 2 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Cyber Security
5 2 (8.33%) Line Management
6 1 (4.17%) Analytics
6 1 (4.17%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 3 (12.50%) C#
1 3 (12.50%) Java
1 3 (12.50%) SQL
1 3 (12.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 6 (25.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (12.50%) HDFS
3 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 4 (16.67%) VMware
2 2 (8.33%) Salesforce.com
3 1 (4.17%) SAP
3 1 (4.17%) Microsoft
3 1 (4.17%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Dell
3 1 (4.17%) EMC
3 1 (4.17%) NetApp
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 16 days ago