The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 129 124 81
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -43
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 69 107 180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.63% 2.02% 3.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 2.10% 3.20%
Number of salaries quoted 48 84 82
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,300 £62,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,500 £79,250 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000
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
4070 5090 5626
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 95.85% 95.91% 94.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3197 4055 3832
Median salary £50,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £26,500 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,091 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.22% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

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 29 September 2016.

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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +11 24 £70,000 - 5
Slough +22 5 £72,500 +3.57% 1
Maidenhead -5 3 £75,000 -6.25% 1
Wokingham -12 1 £65,000 +14.03% 1
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 30 (22.73%) Presales
2 28 (21.21%) SOA
3 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
4 22 (16.67%) Telecoms
5 19 (14.39%) VMware
5 19 (14.39%) Java
6 18 (13.64%) Finance
6 18 (13.64%) Degree
7 16 (12.12%) SDLC
8 15 (11.36%) Data Management
8 15 (11.36%) CRM
9 14 (10.61%) ETL
9 14 (10.61%) Cisco
9 14 (10.61%) Hyper-V
9 14 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
10 13 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
10 13 (9.85%) Office 365
10 13 (9.85%) SQL
10 13 (9.85%) SQL Server
10 13 (9.85%) Windows
11 12 (9.09%) Oracle
11 12 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
11 12 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
11 12 (9.09%) Retail
11 12 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (8.33%) eTOM
12 11 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
12 11 (8.33%) Computer Science
12 11 (8.33%) E-Commerce
13 10 (7.58%) WAN

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 5 (3.79%) MS Exchange
2 4 (3.03%) Skype for Business
3 2 (1.52%) Apache
3 2 (1.52%) OpenStack
3 2 (1.52%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.76%) Apache Solr
4 1 (0.76%) nginx
4 1 (0.76%) SAS
4 1 (0.76%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.76%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (6.82%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.76%) MS Project
3 1 (0.76%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (2.27%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 14 (10.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.85%) Office 365
3 12 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (4.55%) PaaS
5 3 (2.27%) Cloud Computing
5 3 (2.27%) IaaS
5 3 (2.27%) SaaS
6 1 (0.76%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 10 (7.58%) WAN
2 8 (6.06%) Firewall
3 7 (5.30%) LAN
4 5 (3.79%) Wireless
5 4 (3.03%) Ethernet
5 4 (3.03%) MPLS
5 4 (3.03%) PBX
5 4 (3.03%) Skype
5 4 (3.03%) WebEx
6 3 (2.27%) Network Security
7 2 (1.52%) 3GPP
7 2 (1.52%) LTE
7 2 (1.52%) VLAN
7 2 (1.52%) VoIP
8 1 (0.76%) 3G
8 1 (0.76%) CDMA
8 1 (0.76%) DSLAM
8 1 (0.76%) GSM
8 1 (0.76%) UMTS
8 1 (0.76%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (9.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (7.58%) GIS
3 7 (5.30%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (5.30%) DB2
4 6 (4.55%) BusinessObjects
4 6 (4.55%) Data Mining
5 2 (1.52%) JasperReports
5 2 (1.52%) MongoDB
5 2 (1.52%) MySQL
5 2 (1.52%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.76%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.76%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (1.52%) Grunt
2 1 (0.76%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.76%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 18 (13.64%) Finance
3 12 (9.09%) Retail
4 9 (6.82%) Billing
5 7 (5.30%) Banking
6 4 (3.03%) Advertising
7 3 (2.27%) Marketing
8 1 (0.76%) Electronics
8 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.76%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (6.82%) Middleware
2 8 (6.06%) SOAP
3 7 (5.30%) Web Services
4 6 (4.55%) J2EE
5 5 (3.79%) .NET
5 5 (3.79%) EJB
5 5 (3.79%) RESTful
6 4 (3.03%) HTML
6 4 (3.03%) REST
6 4 (3.03%) XMPP
7 3 (2.27%) CSS
7 3 (2.27%) JMS
7 3 (2.27%) XML
8 2 (1.52%) Ajax
8 2 (1.52%) Java EE
8 2 (1.52%) JAXB
8 2 (1.52%) JAX-RPC
8 2 (1.52%) JSP
8 2 (1.52%) SAML
8 2 (1.52%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (9.85%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (8.33%) Computer Science
3 8 (6.06%) Data Integration
4 6 (4.55%) Data Centre
4 6 (4.55%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.79%) FMCG
6 4 (3.03%) Mobile App
6 4 (3.03%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.27%) CCTV
7 3 (2.27%) Streaming Video
7 3 (2.27%) User Experience
8 2 (1.52%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.52%) IPTV
8 2 (1.52%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.76%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.76%) Machine to Machine
9 1 (0.76%) Over-the-Top Content
9 1 (0.76%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.76%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.85%) Windows
2 9 (6.82%) Linux
3 8 (6.06%) Unix
4 4 (3.03%) Android
4 4 (3.03%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (3.03%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (2.27%) OpenVMS
5 3 (2.27%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (22.73%) Presales
2 28 (21.21%) SOA
3 16 (12.12%) SDLC
4 15 (11.36%) CRM
4 15 (11.36%) Data Management
5 14 (10.61%) ETL
6 12 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
7 11 (8.33%) E-Commerce
7 11 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
7 11 (8.33%) eTOM
8 10 (7.58%) Master Data Management
8 10 (7.58%) Migration
9 9 (6.82%) Business Analysis
9 9 (6.82%) ITIL
9 9 (6.82%) Requirements Analysis
10 8 (6.06%) Logistics
11 7 (5.30%) Customer Engagement
11 7 (5.30%) Data Architecture
11 7 (5.30%) Data Modelling
11 7 (5.30%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 19 (14.39%) Java
2 13 (9.85%) SQL
3 7 (5.30%) PowerShell
4 6 (4.55%) PL/SQL
5 4 (3.03%) JavaScript
6 3 (2.27%) C
6 3 (2.27%) C++
6 3 (2.27%) COBOL
7 2 (1.52%) Fortran
7 2 (1.52%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.76%) C#
8 1 (0.76%) Objective-C
8 1 (0.76%) Pascal
8 1 (0.76%) Scala
8 1 (0.76%) T-SQL
8 1 (0.76%) X++
Qualifications
1 18 (13.64%) Degree
2 8 (6.06%) MCSE
2 8 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.30%) MCSD
4 3 (2.27%) Security Cleared
5 2 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.52%) PMI Certification
5 2 (1.52%) PMP
6 1 (0.76%) CCIE
6 1 (0.76%) CCNA
6 1 (0.76%) CCNP
6 1 (0.76%) CCVP
6 1 (0.76%) CISSP
6 1 (0.76%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.76%) HP MASE
6 1 (0.76%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.30%) Data Quality
2 1 (0.76%) SLA
System Software
1 14 (10.61%) Hyper-V
2 12 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 2 (1.52%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (3.79%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (3.79%) Puppet
2 4 (3.03%) Ansible
3 3 (2.27%) SCCM
4 1 (0.76%) SCDPM
4 1 (0.76%) SCOM
4 1 (0.76%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.76%) SCSM
4 1 (0.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 24 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 19 (14.39%) VMware
3 14 (10.61%) Cisco
4 12 (9.09%) Oracle
5 6 (4.55%) Cognos
5 6 (4.55%) Juniper
6 4 (3.03%) IBM
6 4 (3.03%) Polycom
7 3 (2.27%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.52%) ATG
8 2 (1.52%) Blue Coat
8 2 (1.52%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.52%) EMC
8 2 (1.52%) HP
8 2 (1.52%) Huawei
8 2 (1.52%) Intel
8 2 (1.52%) Intel Security
8 2 (1.52%) NetApp
8 2 (1.52%) Palo Alto
9 1 (0.76%) 3PAR
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