The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 26 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Solutions Architect
Rank 217 220 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Solutions Architect 4 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.073% 0.018% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.077% 0.020% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 1 0
Average salary £85,000 £100,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £75,000 £83,750 -
% change year-on-year
-10.44% -
Principal Solutions 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
5162 5090 4902
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.27% 93.76% 93.76%
Number of salaries quoted 3789 3763 4097
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Principal Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Principal Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Principal Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

Principal Solutions 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 Solutions Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 January 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 +7 2 £85,000 -15.00%
Maidenhead - 2 - -
Principal Solutions Architect
South East

Principal Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Principal Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 3 (60.00%) Degree
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) SaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ICM
2 2 (40.00%) VLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Oracle
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Linux
2 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Erlang
2 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Firewall
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) IVR
2 2 (40.00%) Cisco
2 2 (40.00%) CTI

Principal Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Principal Solutions 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Apache
2 1 (20.00%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) SaaS
1 2 (40.00%) IaaS
2 1 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) CTI
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) OSPF
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) RTP
1 2 (40.00%) SS7
1 2 (40.00%) Firewall
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ICM
1 2 (40.00%) VLAN
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (40.00%) Hadoop
General
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Open Source
2 2 (40.00%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (40.00%) Business Development
2 2 (40.00%) Load Balancing
2 2 (40.00%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (40.00%) Project Management
2 2 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (40.00%) Data Security
2 2 (40.00%) Risk Management
2 2 (40.00%) Information Security
2 2 (40.00%) DevOps
3 1 (20.00%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Oracle
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) VMware