The table below looks at the statistics for the 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 Solutions Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 92 118 109
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -9
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 155 114 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.60% 1.92% 2.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.81% 2.06% 2.29%
Number of salaries quoted 77 69 64
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
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
5522 5536 5064
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.54% 93.23% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3798 4229 4149
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Solutions Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Solutions Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

Solutions Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Solutions Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Solutions Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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 Solutions Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 October 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
(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 +38 97 £75,000 +15.38% 15
Slough -7 6 £67,500 -3.57% 1
Maidenhead -15 6 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Newbury +13 5 £62,500 +4.16% 2
Bracknell -19 2 £75,000 +30.43%
Windsor -25 1 £62,500 -21.87%
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 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 Solutions Architect in their job title.

1 106 (35.10%) Telecoms
2 65 (21.52%) Degree
3 63 (20.86%) TOGAF
4 62 (20.53%) Finance
5 58 (19.21%) CRM
6 55 (18.21%) SOA
7 49 (16.23%) Microsoft
8 45 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
9 44 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
10 43 (14.24%) Migration
11 38 (12.58%) Computer Science
11 38 (12.58%) ITIL
12 33 (10.93%) Billing
13 32 (10.60%) Oracle
13 32 (10.60%) Security Cleared
14 31 (10.26%) Windows
15 30 (9.93%) Web Services
15 30 (9.93%) Java
15 30 (9.93%) SharePoint
15 30 (9.93%) Internet
16 29 (9.60%) Broadband
17 28 (9.27%) EMC
17 28 (9.27%) Marketing
17 28 (9.27%) Enterprise Architecture
18 27 (8.94%) Smartphone
18 27 (8.94%) SAP
18 27 (8.94%) SC Cleared
19 26 (8.61%) Cisco
20 25 (8.28%) E-Commerce
21 24 (7.95%) Project Management

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited 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 Solutions Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 30 (9.93%) SharePoint
2 19 (6.29%) MS Exchange
3 16 (5.30%) Apache
4 14 (4.64%) Tomcat
4 14 (4.64%) SharePoint Server
4 14 (4.64%) Apache Solr
5 12 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2007
5 12 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (3.97%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.32%) Lync
7 3 (0.99%) CMS
7 3 (0.99%) IIS
8 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.33%) FileNet
9 1 (0.33%) Documentum
9 1 (0.33%) JBoss
9 1 (0.33%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.33%) OnBase
9 1 (0.33%) WebLogic
Applications
1 19 (6.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.32%) MS Visio
2 7 (2.32%) MS Office
3 5 (1.66%) MS Project
3 5 (1.66%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 6 (1.99%) Oracle ERP
2 4 (1.32%) CSG Singleview
2 4 (1.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (1.32%) Oracle ASCP
3 3 (0.99%) Maximo
4 2 (0.66%) Cognos TM1
4 2 (0.66%) SAP MM
4 2 (0.66%) SAP SRM
4 2 (0.66%) SAP ERP
4 2 (0.66%) SAP GRC
4 2 (0.66%) Demantra
4 2 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
5 1 (0.33%) SAP BPC
5 1 (0.33%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.33%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 9 (2.98%) Office 365
1 9 (2.98%) IaaS
2 7 (2.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (1.99%) Cloud Computing
4 5 (1.66%) Force.com
5 4 (1.32%) SaaS
6 3 (0.99%) PaaS
7 1 (0.33%) Google App Engine
7 1 (0.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (9.93%) Internet
2 29 (9.60%) Broadband
3 23 (7.62%) 3G
4 18 (5.96%) 4G
5 15 (4.97%) Unified Communications
6 14 (4.64%) Cisco Nexus
6 14 (4.64%) HTTP
7 13 (4.30%) Wireless
8 12 (3.97%) WAAS
9 11 (3.64%) VoIP
10 6 (1.99%) LAN
11 5 (1.66%) Firewall
12 4 (1.32%) WAN
12 4 (1.32%) VoLTE
13 3 (0.99%) IP Telephony
13 3 (0.99%) PBX
14 2 (0.66%) CTI
14 2 (0.66%) Cisco IPT
14 2 (0.66%) Network Security
14 2 (0.66%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (6.95%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.64%) EDRMS
2 14 (4.64%) MySQL
3 13 (4.30%) SQL Server 2008
4 12 (3.97%) SQL Server 2005
5 7 (2.32%) Data Mining
6 6 (1.99%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
8 2 (0.66%) NoSQL
8 2 (0.66%) Big Data
8 2 (0.66%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.33%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.33%) DB2
9 1 (0.33%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.33%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 14 (4.64%) Selenium
1 14 (4.64%) Git (software)
1 14 (4.64%) Mockito
2 1 (0.33%) Rational Rose
General
1 106 (35.10%) Telecoms
2 62 (20.53%) Finance
3 33 (10.93%) Billing
4 28 (9.27%) Marketing
5 14 (4.64%) Back Office
6 11 (3.64%) Legal
7 10 (3.31%) Retail
8 5 (1.66%) Banking
8 5 (1.66%) Aerospace
9 3 (0.99%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.66%) Pharmaceutical
10 2 (0.66%) Games
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (9.93%) Web Services
2 23 (7.62%) HTML
3 20 (6.62%) CSS
4 18 (5.96%) J2EE
5 17 (5.63%) XML
6 15 (4.97%) Spring
7 14 (4.64%) JSP
7 14 (4.64%) XHTML
7 14 (4.64%) XSLT
7 14 (4.64%) Java EE
7 14 (4.64%) jQuery
8 12 (3.97%) Middleware
9 11 (3.64%) .NET
10 9 (2.98%) WebCenter
11 6 (1.99%) Oracle Fusion
12 4 (1.32%) REST
12 4 (1.32%) SOAP
13 3 (0.99%) JSON
14 2 (0.66%) SAP PI
14 2 (0.66%) Gherkin
Miscellaneous
1 45 (14.90%) Analytical Skills
2 38 (12.58%) Computer Science
3 27 (8.94%) Smartphone
4 17 (5.63%) Client/Server
5 14 (4.64%) Taxonomies
5 14 (4.64%) iPad
6 12 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
6 12 (3.97%) Celerra
6 12 (3.97%) CLARiiON
7 9 (2.98%) IVR
8 8 (2.65%) Mathematics
9 5 (1.66%) Data Integration
9 5 (1.66%) CESG
10 4 (1.32%) Management Information System
10 4 (1.32%) IPTV
10 4 (1.32%) Open Source
11 3 (0.99%) User Experience
11 3 (0.99%) Mainframe
12 2 (0.66%) PKI
12 2 (0.66%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 31 (10.26%) Windows
2 23 (7.62%) Linux
3 1 (0.33%) Debian
3 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
3 1 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (0.33%) Solaris
3 1 (0.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (20.86%) TOGAF
2 58 (19.21%) CRM
3 55 (18.21%) SOA
4 44 (14.57%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (14.24%) Migration
6 38 (12.58%) ITIL
7 28 (9.27%) Enterprise Architecture
8 25 (8.28%) E-Commerce
9 24 (7.95%) Project Management
10 22 (7.28%) Business Analysis
10 22 (7.28%) Mentoring
11 21 (6.95%) ERP
12 20 (6.62%) UML
13 19 (6.29%) eTOM
14 18 (5.96%) Scrum
15 16 (5.30%) Change Management
15 16 (5.30%) Knowledge Management
16 15 (4.97%) Technical Architecture
16 15 (4.97%) Service Delivery
17 14 (4.64%) Extreme Programming
Programming Languages
1 30 (9.93%) Java
2 21 (6.95%) JavaScript
3 19 (6.29%) SQL
4 7 (2.32%) C#
5 6 (1.99%) C
6 2 (0.66%) VB
6 2 (0.66%) VB.NET
7 1 (0.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 65 (21.52%) Degree
2 32 (10.60%) Security Cleared
3 27 (8.94%) SC Cleared
4 15 (4.97%) MCTS
4 15 (4.97%) MCITP
4 15 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 15 (4.97%) MCSE
5 13 (4.30%) Citrix Certification
5 13 (4.30%) CCIA
6 12 (3.97%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 12 (3.97%) NCDA
6 12 (3.97%) NCIE
6 12 (3.97%) VCAP
6 12 (3.97%) VTSP
6 12 (3.97%) CCEA
6 12 (3.97%) CCA
7 6 (1.99%) CISSP
8 5 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.32%) CCNP
10 3 (0.99%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.97%) QA
2 2 (0.66%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (6.95%) Active Directory
2 18 (5.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (4.64%) Hyper-V
4 13 (4.30%) XenDesktop
4 13 (4.30%) vSphere
5 12 (3.97%) vCloud
6 3 (0.99%) Xen
7 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.66%) XenApp
7 2 (0.66%) XenServer
8 1 (0.33%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.33%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.32%) Windows Intune
2 2 (0.66%) SCCM
2 2 (0.66%) SCOM
2 2 (0.66%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (0.33%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.33%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.33%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.33%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.33%) WMI
Vendors
1 49 (16.23%) Microsoft
2 32 (10.60%) Oracle
3 28 (9.27%) EMC
4 27 (8.94%) SAP
5 26 (8.61%) Cisco
6 20 (6.62%) VMware
7 17 (5.63%) Citrix
8 15 (4.97%) Open Text
9 14 (4.64%) hybris
10 13 (4.30%) NetApp
11 12 (3.97%) 3PAR
12 9 (2.98%) Genesys
13 8 (2.65%) Hyperion
14 6 (1.99%) Salesforce.com
15 5 (1.66%) Huawei
15 5 (1.66%) Siebel
15 5 (1.66%) HP
15 5 (1.66%) IBM
15 5 (1.66%) Business Objects
16 4 (1.32%) Tieto
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