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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 76 108 141
Rank change year-on-year
+32 +33
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 170 122 84
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 3.11% 2.18% 1.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 2.33% 1.71%
Number of salaries quoted 128 70 43
Average salary £72,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £58,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,000 £92,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
5107 5239 4908
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.36% 93.62% 94.02%
Number of salaries quoted 3805 3852 3927
Average salary £49,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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 +21 71 £70,000 - 7
Bracknell +9 22 £60,000 +9.09% 1
Windsor - 16 £75,000 -
Maidenhead +5 15 £71,250 +1.78% 1
Slough +10 10 £70,000 -3.44% 1
Hungerford - 3 - -
Newbury -17 2 £76,250 +27.08% 1
Wokingham - 1 £77,500 -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 76 (27.34%) Telecoms
2 72 (25.90%) Finance
3 52 (18.71%) ITIL
4 50 (17.99%) XML
4 50 (17.99%) Windows
4 50 (17.99%) Microsoft
4 50 (17.99%) VMware
5 48 (17.27%) Oracle
6 46 (16.55%) HTML
7 44 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
8 42 (15.11%) Cisco
9 41 (14.75%) Degree
10 40 (14.39%) SOA
11 38 (13.67%) JavaScript
11 38 (13.67%) Marketing
11 38 (13.67%) TOGAF
12 33 (11.87%) IBM
12 33 (11.87%) jQuery
13 32 (11.51%) Java
13 32 (11.51%) J2EE
14 29 (10.43%) Computer Science
14 29 (10.43%) Service Management
15 28 (10.07%) Project Management
15 28 (10.07%) .NET
15 28 (10.07%) HP
16 27 (9.71%) Web Services
16 27 (9.71%) Retail
17 26 (9.35%) SQL Server
17 26 (9.35%) Linux
17 26 (9.35%) Salesforce.com

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 21 (7.55%) SharePoint
2 13 (4.68%) WebSphere
3 11 (3.96%) Apache
4 10 (3.60%) WebLogic
4 10 (3.60%) OpenStack
5 9 (3.24%) Lync
5 9 (3.24%) WebSphere Portal
5 9 (3.24%) Lotus Domino
5 9 (3.24%) Tomcat
6 8 (2.88%) Apache Solr
6 8 (2.88%) IBM Connections
7 6 (2.16%) SharePoint 2010
8 4 (1.44%) JBoss
9 3 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
10 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
10 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 15 (5.40%) MS Excel
2 7 (2.52%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.80%) Cognos TM1
2 1 (0.36%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.36%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 19 (6.83%) Office 365
2 15 (5.40%) SaaS
3 6 (2.16%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.36%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (5.76%) Internet
2 15 (5.40%) Firewall
3 11 (3.96%) WAN
4 10 (3.60%) LAN
4 10 (3.60%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.60%) Wireless
4 10 (3.60%) 3G
4 10 (3.60%) MPLS
4 10 (3.60%) 4G
4 10 (3.60%) VoLTE
5 8 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
5 8 (2.88%) IPX
5 8 (2.88%) HTTP
6 7 (2.52%) Broadband
6 7 (2.52%) Software-Defined Networking
7 5 (1.80%) Unified Communications
8 4 (1.44%) NAS
8 4 (1.44%) SAN
9 3 (1.08%) CTI
9 3 (1.08%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (9.35%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.60%) MS Access
2 10 (3.60%) Sybase ASA
2 10 (3.60%) SQL Anywhere
3 9 (3.24%) Big Data
4 8 (2.88%) MySQL
5 6 (2.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (2.16%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (1.80%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.44%) Oracle Database
7 4 (1.44%) DB2
8 3 (1.08%) SAP HANA
9 2 (0.72%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (0.72%) RDBMS
9 2 (0.72%) PostgreSQL
9 2 (0.72%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.36%) Apache Cassandra
10 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (3.24%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.88%) Mockito
2 8 (2.88%) Selenium
3 6 (2.16%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.16%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.36%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.36%) Subversion
4 1 (0.36%) Jenkins
General
1 76 (27.34%) Telecoms
2 72 (25.90%) Finance
3 38 (13.67%) Marketing
4 27 (9.71%) Retail
5 18 (6.47%) Billing
6 17 (6.12%) Manufacturing
6 17 (6.12%) Banking
7 9 (3.24%) Automotive
8 7 (2.52%) German Language
9 5 (1.80%) Pharmaceutical
9 5 (1.80%) Mandarin Language
9 5 (1.80%) Cantonese Language
9 5 (1.80%) French Language
10 4 (1.44%) Advertising
10 4 (1.44%) Publishing
11 3 (1.08%) Games
12 2 (0.72%) Legal
13 1 (0.36%) Electronics
13 1 (0.36%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 50 (17.99%) XML
2 46 (16.55%) HTML
3 33 (11.87%) jQuery
4 32 (11.51%) J2EE
5 28 (10.07%) .NET
6 27 (9.71%) Web Services
7 16 (5.76%) CSS
8 14 (5.04%) XSLT
9 12 (4.32%) SOAP
9 12 (4.32%) REST
10 9 (3.24%) Spring
11 8 (2.88%) Middleware
11 8 (2.88%) Java EE
11 8 (2.88%) JSP
11 8 (2.88%) XHTML
12 7 (2.52%) ASP.NET
13 6 (2.16%) ADO.NET
13 6 (2.16%) CGI
13 6 (2.16%) .NET Framework
13 6 (2.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (10.43%) Computer Science
2 21 (7.55%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (6.83%) Management Information System
4 12 (4.32%) Open Source
5 10 (3.60%) PMI
6 9 (3.24%) Client/Server
7 8 (2.88%) Data Integration
7 8 (2.88%) Social Media
7 8 (2.88%) iPad
8 7 (2.52%) Internet of Things
8 7 (2.52%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (2.52%) PKI
8 7 (2.52%) CESG
9 6 (2.16%) GIS
10 5 (1.80%) iSeries
10 5 (1.80%) Machine to Machine
11 3 (1.08%) FMCG
12 2 (0.72%) IVR
12 2 (0.72%) DTV
12 2 (0.72%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 50 (17.99%) Windows
2 26 (9.35%) Linux
3 10 (3.60%) UNIX
4 9 (3.24%) Windows 7
5 6 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Apple iOS
8 1 (0.36%) AIX
8 1 (0.36%) Debian
8 1 (0.36%) Ubuntu
8 1 (0.36%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (18.71%) ITIL
2 44 (15.83%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (14.39%) SOA
4 38 (13.67%) TOGAF
5 29 (10.43%) Service Management
6 28 (10.07%) Project Management
7 24 (8.63%) Network Architecture
8 21 (7.55%) CRM
9 19 (6.83%) E-Commerce
9 19 (6.83%) Problem Management
10 16 (5.76%) Business Development
10 16 (5.76%) ITSM
11 15 (5.40%) Migration
11 15 (5.40%) Business Analysis
11 15 (5.40%) Technical Architecture
12 14 (5.04%) Enterprise Architecture
12 14 (5.04%) Scrum
12 14 (5.04%) Capacity Planning
13 13 (4.68%) Requirements Analysis
14 12 (4.32%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 38 (13.67%) JavaScript
2 32 (11.51%) Java
3 23 (8.27%) SQL
4 16 (5.76%) C#
5 10 (3.60%) C
6 7 (2.52%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.80%) VBScript
8 3 (1.08%) PHP
9 2 (0.72%) Erlang
10 1 (0.36%) PL/SQL
10 1 (0.36%) VB
10 1 (0.36%) VB.NET
10 1 (0.36%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (14.75%) Degree
2 16 (5.76%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (5.40%) MCP
4 14 (5.04%) Microsoft Certification
5 12 (4.32%) Security Cleared
6 11 (3.96%) SC Cleared
7 10 (3.60%) PMI Certification
7 10 (3.60%) CNE
7 10 (3.60%) Novell Certification
8 9 (3.24%) MCSE
9 8 (2.88%) IBM Certification
10 7 (2.52%) CISM
10 7 (2.52%) CISSP
10 7 (2.52%) Cisco Certification
11 5 (1.80%) CCNA
11 5 (1.80%) MCTS
11 5 (1.80%) MCPD
12 4 (1.44%) JNCIA
13 3 (1.08%) CCNP
14 1 (0.36%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 4 (1.44%) PCI DSS
3 3 (1.08%) QA
System Software
1 20 (7.19%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.68%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.24%) VMware ESX
4 7 (2.52%) Terminal Services
5 6 (2.16%) XenApp
5 6 (2.16%) XenServer
5 6 (2.16%) XenDesktop
5 6 (2.16%) vSphere
6 4 (1.44%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.36%) Xen
Systems Management
1 12 (4.32%) SCCM
2 9 (3.24%) Legato
3 2 (0.72%) Netcool
3 2 (0.72%) Nagios
3 2 (0.72%) OpenView
3 2 (0.72%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.36%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.36%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (0.36%) Linux-HA
Vendors
1 50 (17.99%) Microsoft
1 50 (17.99%) VMware
2 48 (17.27%) Oracle
3 42 (15.11%) Cisco
4 33 (11.87%) IBM
5 28 (10.07%) HP
6 26 (9.35%) Salesforce.com
7 24 (8.63%) NetApp
8 21 (7.55%) Citrix
9 16 (5.76%) SAP
9 16 (5.76%) EMC
10 13 (4.68%) 3PAR
11 12 (4.32%) Dell
11 12 (4.32%) Juniper
12 10 (3.60%) Novell
12 10 (3.60%) Sybase
13 9 (3.24%) CommVault
13 9 (3.24%) CheckPoint
14 8 (2.88%) Symantec
14 8 (2.88%) hybris
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