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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 111 79 100
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 104 155 133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.09% 2.76% 2.40%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.22% 2.97% 2.57%
Number of salaries quoted 88 73 94
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +20.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,600 £56,000 £48,100
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £87,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £67,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
-3.70% +8.00%
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
4689 5222 5175
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.12% 93.10% 93.36%
Number of salaries quoted 3597 3686 4105
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £67,500
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 31 July 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 31 July 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 -44 26 £70,000 -6.66% 4
Bracknell +9 14 £63,750 -1.92% 1
Newbury +8 5 £72,500 +20.83%
Maidenhead -13 4 £70,000 -12.50%
Slough -6 3 £70,000 +16.66% 2
Wokingham - 2 £57,000 - 1
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 94 (33.94%) Finance
2 69 (24.91%) Telecoms
3 48 (17.33%) VMware
4 47 (16.97%) Retail
5 45 (16.25%) Marketing
6 44 (15.88%) Salesforce.com
7 43 (15.52%) Microsoft
8 42 (15.16%) Windows
9 40 (14.44%) Oracle
10 39 (14.08%) IBM
11 38 (13.72%) ITIL
12 36 (13.00%) Cisco
12 36 (13.00%) Degree
13 33 (11.91%) TOGAF
14 30 (10.83%) NetApp
15 28 (10.11%) CRM
15 28 (10.11%) Data Centre
16 27 (9.75%) XML
16 27 (9.75%) JavaScript
17 26 (9.39%) Migration
17 26 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
17 26 (9.39%) Java
17 26 (9.39%) Office 365
18 25 (9.03%) HTML
18 25 (9.03%) SAP
18 25 (9.03%) Computer Science
19 24 (8.66%) Manufacturing
19 24 (8.66%) HP
20 23 (8.30%) WebSphere
20 23 (8.30%) Enterprise Architecture

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 23 (8.30%) WebSphere
2 22 (7.94%) SharePoint
3 18 (6.50%) Lotus Domino
3 18 (6.50%) WebSphere Portal
4 17 (6.14%) IBM Connections
5 14 (5.05%) WebLogic
6 12 (4.33%) OpenStack
7 7 (2.53%) Lync
8 5 (1.81%) Oracle SOA Suite
8 5 (1.81%) JBoss
9 3 (1.08%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.72%) SharePoint 2010
11 1 (0.36%) Apache Solr
11 1 (0.36%) MS Exchange
11 1 (0.36%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.36%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.36%) IIS
Applications
1 16 (5.78%) MS Excel
2 9 (3.25%) MS Office
3 1 (0.36%) MS Project
3 1 (0.36%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (2.53%) SAP SD
2 6 (2.17%) SAP FSCM
3 5 (1.81%) Oracle Retail
4 2 (0.72%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.36%) HFM
5 1 (0.36%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.36%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI-CA
5 1 (0.36%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.36%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 26 (9.39%) Office 365
2 10 (3.61%) SaaS
3 7 (2.53%) Mimecast
4 6 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.72%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.72%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.72%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.36%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.58%) Internet
2 13 (4.69%) 4G
3 10 (3.61%) MPLS
4 9 (3.25%) Broadband
4 9 (3.25%) LAN
5 8 (2.89%) Software-Defined Networking
6 7 (2.53%) WAN
7 6 (2.17%) Firewall
8 5 (1.81%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (1.44%) SAN
9 4 (1.44%) Unified Communications
10 3 (1.08%) VPN
10 3 (1.08%) DNS
10 3 (1.08%) VoIP
10 3 (1.08%) DHCP
11 2 (0.72%) Ethernet
11 2 (0.72%) IPX
11 2 (0.72%) TCP/IP
11 2 (0.72%) WLAN
11 2 (0.72%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (6.14%) SQL Server
2 14 (5.05%) Big Data
3 6 (2.17%) Oracle Database
4 5 (1.81%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.44%) Sybase ASA
5 4 (1.44%) MS Access
5 4 (1.44%) SQL Anywhere
6 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 3 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (1.08%) DB2
7 1 (0.36%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.36%) OLTP
7 1 (0.36%) MySQL
7 1 (0.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.36%) MongoDB
7 1 (0.36%) NoSQL
7 1 (0.36%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.08%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.08%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.72%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (0.72%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.72%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.72%) Eclipse
2 2 (0.72%) Subversion
3 1 (0.36%) Maven
3 1 (0.36%) Selenium
3 1 (0.36%) Ant
3 1 (0.36%) JUnit
3 1 (0.36%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.36%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.36%) Eclipse RCP
General
1 94 (33.94%) Finance
2 69 (24.91%) Telecoms
3 47 (16.97%) Retail
4 45 (16.25%) Marketing
5 24 (8.66%) Manufacturing
6 17 (6.14%) Banking
7 16 (5.78%) Billing
8 8 (2.89%) German Language
9 6 (2.17%) Mandarin Language
9 6 (2.17%) Cantonese Language
9 6 (2.17%) Publishing
10 5 (1.81%) French Language
11 4 (1.44%) Advertising
12 3 (1.08%) Automotive
13 2 (0.72%) Legal
13 2 (0.72%) Games
13 2 (0.72%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.36%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (9.75%) XML
2 25 (9.03%) HTML
3 22 (7.94%) .NET
4 20 (7.22%) jQuery
5 17 (6.14%) Middleware
6 16 (5.78%) J2EE
7 11 (3.97%) Web Services
8 10 (3.61%) REST
9 9 (3.25%) SOAP
10 7 (2.53%) CGI
11 5 (1.81%) JSON
12 3 (1.08%) HTML5
12 3 (1.08%) WebSphere MQ
13 2 (0.72%) XSLT
13 2 (0.72%) SAP Basis
13 2 (0.72%) .NET Framework
13 2 (0.72%) CSS
13 2 (0.72%) ADO.NET
13 2 (0.72%) ASP.NET
13 2 (0.72%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 28 (10.11%) Data Centre
2 25 (9.03%) Computer Science
3 19 (6.86%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (6.14%) Social Media
5 11 (3.97%) Enterprise Software
6 10 (3.61%) Internet of Things
7 8 (2.89%) Mobile Computing
7 8 (2.89%) GIS
8 6 (2.17%) Management Information System
8 6 (2.17%) Machine to Machine
9 4 (1.44%) Mathematics
9 4 (1.44%) PMI
10 3 (1.08%) iSeries
10 3 (1.08%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.08%) Hybrid Cloud
11 2 (0.72%) Chromecast
11 2 (0.72%) Apple TV
11 2 (0.72%) PlayStation
11 2 (0.72%) Over-the-Top Content
11 2 (0.72%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 42 (15.16%) Windows
2 16 (5.78%) Linux
3 12 (4.33%) Windows 7
4 11 (3.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (3.61%) UNIX
6 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (1.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.72%) Android
7 2 (0.72%) AIX
7 2 (0.72%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.36%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (13.72%) ITIL
2 33 (11.91%) TOGAF
3 28 (10.11%) CRM
4 26 (9.39%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (9.39%) Migration
5 23 (8.30%) Enterprise Architecture
6 22 (7.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 21 (7.58%) Project Management
7 21 (7.58%) SDLC
8 20 (7.22%) SOA
9 19 (6.86%) Business Development
10 17 (6.14%) Customer Engagement
10 17 (6.14%) Analytics
11 15 (5.42%) E-Commerce
11 15 (5.42%) Service Management
12 13 (4.69%) ERP
12 13 (4.69%) Open Source
13 12 (4.33%) Technical Architecture
13 12 (4.33%) Requirements Analysis
13 12 (4.33%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (9.75%) JavaScript
2 26 (9.39%) Java
3 16 (5.78%) C#
4 12 (4.33%) C
5 8 (2.89%) SQL
6 5 (1.81%) C++
6 5 (1.81%) PHP
7 1 (0.36%) Perl
7 1 (0.36%) ABAP
7 1 (0.36%) Python
7 1 (0.36%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 36 (13.00%) Degree
2 17 (6.14%) IBM Certification
3 14 (5.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 12 (4.33%) MCSE
5 8 (2.89%) SC Cleared
5 8 (2.89%) Security Cleared
6 6 (2.17%) MCP
6 6 (2.17%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (1.81%) CCNP
8 4 (1.44%) CNE
8 4 (1.44%) Novell Certification
8 4 (1.44%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.08%) CCVP
9 3 (1.08%) CCNA
10 2 (0.72%) MCTS
10 2 (0.72%) MCPD
11 1 (0.36%) JNCIA
11 1 (0.36%) ISEB
11 1 (0.36%) CCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 6 (2.17%) QA
3 3 (1.08%) COBIT
4 1 (0.36%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.36%) BS15000
4 1 (0.36%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 19 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 13 (4.69%) Active Directory
2 13 (4.69%) VMware ESX
3 10 (3.61%) XenApp
4 9 (3.25%) XenDesktop
5 8 (2.89%) XenServer
5 8 (2.89%) Terminal Services
6 7 (2.53%) vSphere
7 4 (1.44%) vCloud
7 4 (1.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 12 (4.33%) Legato
1 12 (4.33%) SCCM
2 2 (0.72%) SCVMM
2 2 (0.72%) Cisco CUCM
2 2 (0.72%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.72%) SCSM
Vendors
1 48 (17.33%) VMware
2 44 (15.88%) Salesforce.com
3 43 (15.52%) Microsoft
4 40 (14.44%) Oracle
5 39 (14.08%) IBM
6 36 (13.00%) Cisco
7 30 (10.83%) NetApp
8 25 (9.03%) SAP
9 24 (8.66%) HP
10 22 (7.94%) Citrix
11 17 (6.14%) Dell
11 17 (6.14%) EMC
12 14 (5.05%) 3PAR
13 12 (4.33%) CommVault
14 11 (3.97%) Red Hat
15 7 (2.53%) Symantec
15 7 (2.53%) Computacenter
15 7 (2.53%) Veeam
15 7 (2.53%) Varonis
15 7 (2.53%) Zerto
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Posted: Yesterday
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