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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Principal Architect
Rank 222 218 227
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 3 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.058% 0.17% 0.056%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.17% 0.059%
Number of salaries quoted 0 7 3
Average salary - £67,500 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -18.18%
UK excluding London average salary £90,000 £77,500 £92,500
% change year-on-year
+16.12% -16.21%
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
4915 5222 5093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.83% 95.87% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 3855 3742
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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
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 5 February 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 +4 3 - - 1
Principal Architect
South East

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (38.89%) Driving Licence
3 6 (33.33%) Windows
4 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
4 5 (27.78%) Big Data
5 4 (22.22%) Kafka
5 4 (22.22%) Apache Pig
5 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
5 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
5 4 (22.22%) HDFS
5 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
5 4 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
5 4 (22.22%) Redis
5 4 (22.22%) Open Source
5 4 (22.22%) BDD
5 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive
5 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
5 4 (22.22%) HBase
5 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (22.22%) TDD
5 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
5 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (22.22%) Scala
5 4 (22.22%) Scrum
5 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
5 4 (22.22%) Apache
5 4 (22.22%) C#
5 4 (22.22%) Java
5 4 (22.22%) SQL

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 4 (22.22%) Apache
1 4 (22.22%) Apache Pig
1 4 (22.22%) Apache Spark
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.56%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) Big Data
1 5 (27.78%) Hadoop
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
2 4 (22.22%) Apache Hive
2 4 (22.22%) HBase
2 4 (22.22%) RDBMS
2 4 (22.22%) Redis
2 4 (22.22%) Relational Database
3 1 (5.56%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (5.56%) Electronics
1 1 (5.56%) Finance
1 1 (5.56%) Manufacturing
1 1 (5.56%) Marketing
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (22.22%) .NET
1 4 (22.22%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 7 (38.89%) Driving Licence
2 4 (22.22%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 6 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (22.22%) BDD
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Delivery
2 4 (22.22%) Continuous Integration
2 4 (22.22%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (22.22%) Open Source
2 4 (22.22%) Scrum
2 4 (22.22%) TDD
2 4 (22.22%) Unit Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (16.67%) Mentoring
3 3 (16.67%) Penetration Testing
3 3 (16.67%) Presales
3 3 (16.67%) Security Architecture
4 1 (5.56%) Business Development
4 1 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (5.56%) Information Security
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (22.22%) C#
1 4 (22.22%) Java
1 4 (22.22%) Scala
1 4 (22.22%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (22.22%) HDFS
2 2 (11.11%) Hyper-V
2 2 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (11.11%) Dell
1 2 (11.11%) EMC
1 2 (11.11%) HP
1 2 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 2 (11.11%) NetApp
1 2 (11.11%) VMware
2 1 (5.56%) SAP
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