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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 105 122 115
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 124 110 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.39% 2.02% 2.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.52% 2.11% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 103 80 73
Average salary £70,000 £71,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.40% +9.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £84,750 £98,500
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
4915 5222 5093
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.83% 95.87% 95.84%
Number of salaries quoted 4024 3855 3742
Average salary £48,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.77% -
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £26,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 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 average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(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 +1 52 £65,000 -11.86% 6
Maidenhead +15 27 £72,500 -6.45% 1
Bracknell -1 8 £65,000 -14.75% 3
Windsor +7 1 £90,000 +20.00%
Slough -4 1 £75,000 +9.09%
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 77 (34.68%) Oracle
2 60 (27.03%) SQL Server
3 56 (25.23%) Microsoft
4 55 (24.77%) Telecoms
5 52 (23.42%) Enterprise Architecture
6 49 (22.07%) Finance
7 47 (21.17%) VMware
8 42 (18.92%) Middleware
9 41 (18.47%) Presales
10 40 (18.02%) TOGAF
11 37 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
12 36 (16.22%) Windows
13 34 (15.32%) ITIL
14 33 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
15 32 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
16 31 (13.96%) MS Excel
16 31 (13.96%) SDLC
17 30 (13.51%) LAN
17 30 (13.51%) Logistics
18 29 (13.06%) SOA
19 28 (12.61%) WAN
19 28 (12.61%) Computer Science
20 27 (12.16%) Degree
20 27 (12.16%) Java
21 26 (11.71%) Windows Server
22 25 (11.26%) Data Centre
22 25 (11.26%) 4G
22 25 (11.26%) C#
22 25 (11.26%) Retail
22 25 (11.26%) VMware Infrastructure

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 19 (8.56%) WebLogic
2 12 (5.41%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 8 (3.60%) OpenStack
4 4 (1.80%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.90%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.45%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (13.96%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.45%) InfoPath
2 1 (0.45%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (2.70%) SAP FI
1 6 (2.70%) SAP SD
2 5 (2.25%) SAP CO
2 5 (2.25%) SAP FI/CO
2 5 (2.25%) SAP MM
3 3 (1.35%) SAP ERP
3 3 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.90%) SAP FI-CA
4 2 (0.90%) SAP GRC
5 1 (0.45%) BigMachines
5 1 (0.45%) Oracle Retail
5 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 32 (14.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 17 (7.66%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (2.25%) Office 365
4 3 (1.35%) IaaS
4 3 (1.35%) SaaS
5 2 (0.90%) PaaS
6 1 (0.45%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (13.51%) LAN
2 28 (12.61%) WAN
3 25 (11.26%) 4G
4 24 (10.81%) Firewall
5 9 (4.05%) Network Security
6 6 (2.70%) VoIP
7 5 (2.25%) Internet
7 5 (2.25%) MPLS
8 4 (1.80%) 3G
9 3 (1.35%) IPX
9 3 (1.35%) MVNO
9 3 (1.35%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.35%) Radio Access Network
9 3 (1.35%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.35%) VoLTE
10 2 (0.90%) ATM
10 2 (0.90%) DHCP
10 2 (0.90%) DNS
10 2 (0.90%) Unified Communications
10 2 (0.90%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 60 (27.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 10 (4.50%) DB2
4 8 (3.60%) MySQL
5 7 (3.15%) Big Data
5 7 (3.15%) Relational Database
6 6 (2.70%) MS Access
6 6 (2.70%) RDBMS
6 6 (2.70%) SQL Anywhere
6 6 (2.70%) Sybase ASA
7 5 (2.25%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.25%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.35%) Amazon RDS
8 3 (1.35%) GIS
9 2 (0.90%) BusinessObjects
9 2 (0.90%) SAP BW
9 2 (0.90%) SAP Data Services
9 2 (0.90%) SAP HANA
10 1 (0.45%) Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.45%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (0.45%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (0.45%) Visual Studio
General
1 55 (24.77%) Telecoms
2 49 (22.07%) Finance
3 25 (11.26%) Retail
4 16 (7.21%) Publishing
5 12 (5.41%) Billing
6 11 (4.95%) Advertising
7 10 (4.50%) Banking
8 9 (4.05%) Automotive
9 8 (3.60%) Legal
9 8 (3.60%) Marketing
10 4 (1.80%) Electronics
11 3 (1.35%) Manufacturing
12 2 (0.90%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.45%) Multimedia
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (18.92%) Middleware
2 22 (9.91%) XML
3 15 (6.76%) EJB
4 11 (4.95%) Web Services
5 9 (4.05%) .NET
6 7 (3.15%) HTML
7 6 (2.70%) Mason
8 3 (1.35%) REST
9 2 (0.90%) SOAP
10 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET
10 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET Web API
10 1 (0.45%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.45%) CSS
10 1 (0.45%) J2EE
10 1 (0.45%) SAP Basis
10 1 (0.45%) Velocity
10 1 (0.45%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 37 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
2 33 (14.86%) Analytical Skills
3 28 (12.61%) Computer Science
4 25 (11.26%) Data Centre
5 11 (4.95%) Mathematics
6 10 (4.50%) Management Information System
7 8 (3.60%) Hybrid Cloud
7 8 (3.60%) Private Cloud
7 8 (3.60%) Public Cloud
8 6 (2.70%) PMI
9 5 (2.25%) HP Storage
10 3 (1.35%) Clustering
11 2 (0.90%) Driving Licence
12 1 (0.45%) Blog
12 1 (0.45%) BYOD
12 1 (0.45%) e-Health
12 1 (0.45%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.45%) Mobile App
12 1 (0.45%) N-Tier
12 1 (0.45%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 36 (16.22%) Windows
2 26 (11.71%) Windows Server
3 19 (8.56%) Linux
3 19 (8.56%) Unix
4 14 (6.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (23.42%) Enterprise Architecture
2 41 (18.47%) Presales
3 40 (18.02%) TOGAF
4 34 (15.32%) ITIL
5 31 (13.96%) SDLC
6 30 (13.51%) Logistics
7 29 (13.06%) SOA
8 24 (10.81%) Project Management
9 23 (10.36%) CRM
10 22 (9.91%) Open Source
11 19 (8.56%) Business Analysis
11 19 (8.56%) eTOM
12 18 (8.11%) Translating Business Requirements
13 17 (7.66%) Agile Software Development
13 17 (7.66%) Data Modelling
13 17 (7.66%) Requirements Management
14 16 (7.21%) Migration
14 16 (7.21%) UML
15 15 (6.76%) Stakeholder Management
16 13 (5.86%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 27 (12.16%) Java
2 25 (11.26%) C#
3 24 (10.81%) C++
4 17 (7.66%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.66%) SQL
5 3 (1.35%) C
5 3 (1.35%) Objective-C
6 2 (0.90%) PowerShell
7 1 (0.45%) ABAP
7 1 (0.45%) Perl
7 1 (0.45%) PHP
7 1 (0.45%) Python
7 1 (0.45%) Ruby
7 1 (0.45%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 27 (12.16%) Degree
2 14 (6.31%) MCSD
2 14 (6.31%) MCSE
2 14 (6.31%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (4.95%) ITIL Certification
4 6 (2.70%) CNE
4 6 (2.70%) MCP
4 6 (2.70%) Novell Certification
4 6 (2.70%) PMI Certification
5 4 (1.80%) SC Cleared
5 4 (1.80%) Security Cleared
6 2 (0.90%) CCNP
6 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (0.90%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.45%) CCNA
7 1 (0.45%) CCVP
7 1 (0.45%) VCAP
7 1 (0.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.45%) COBIT
1 1 (0.45%) HL7
1 1 (0.45%) QA
System Software
1 25 (11.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (9.91%) Hyper-V
3 8 (3.60%) vSphere
4 6 (2.70%) VMware ESX
5 5 (2.25%) Active Directory
6 3 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.35%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.35%) XenApp
6 3 (1.35%) XenDesktop
7 2 (0.90%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 7 (3.15%) SCCM
2 6 (2.70%) SCOM
2 6 (2.70%) SCVMM
3 4 (1.80%) SCSM
4 3 (1.35%) SCDPM
4 3 (1.35%) XenMobile
5 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (0.45%) Netcool
5 1 (0.45%) TeMIP
5 1 (0.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 77 (34.68%) Oracle
2 56 (25.23%) Microsoft
3 47 (21.17%) VMware
4 24 (10.81%) HP
5 23 (10.36%) NetApp
6 22 (9.91%) EMC
7 19 (8.56%) Cisco
7 19 (8.56%) SAP
8 15 (6.76%) Citrix
9 14 (6.31%) Red Hat
10 7 (3.15%) Huawei
11 6 (2.70%) Novell
11 6 (2.70%) Sybase
12 5 (2.25%) Salesforce.com
13 3 (1.35%) Dell
13 3 (1.35%) ESRI
14 2 (0.90%) Cognos
14 2 (0.90%) Hyperion
14 2 (0.90%) JD Edwards
14 2 (0.90%) Siebel
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