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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 107 101 124
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +23
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 126 131 98
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.28% 2.43% 1.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.43% 2.58% 2.01%
Number of salaries quoted 97 73 52
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £62,100 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £98,500 £84,500
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £65,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +8.33%
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
5184 5073 4883
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.85% 93.98% 93.72%
Number of salaries quoted 3902 3712 3972
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £60,000 £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 27 February 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 February 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 +1 56 £75,000 +7.14% 5
Bracknell +3 16 £62,500 - 2
Windsor - 11 £75,000 -
Slough +3 8 £70,000 -17.15% 3
Maidenhead -7 8 £82,500 +11.86%
Newbury -24 3 £72,500 +11.53%
Hungerford - 3 - -
Wokingham - 1 £77,500 -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 74 (29.48%) Telecoms
2 64 (25.50%) Finance
3 50 (19.92%) Microsoft
4 48 (19.12%) Windows
5 46 (18.33%) XML
5 46 (18.33%) ITIL
6 45 (17.93%) Oracle
7 44 (17.53%) Degree
8 43 (17.13%) HTML
9 42 (16.73%) TOGAF
10 39 (15.54%) SOA
11 38 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
11 38 (15.14%) VMware
12 35 (13.94%) JavaScript
13 33 (13.15%) Cisco
14 30 (11.95%) Java
14 30 (11.95%) J2EE
14 30 (11.95%) jQuery
15 29 (11.55%) SQL Server
16 28 (11.16%) Web Services
16 28 (11.16%) CRM
17 26 (10.36%) IBM
17 26 (10.36%) Project Management
17 26 (10.36%) Marketing
18 25 (9.96%) Linux
19 24 (9.56%) SharePoint
19 24 (9.56%) SQL
19 24 (9.56%) HP
19 24 (9.56%) Computer Science
19 24 (9.56%) Network Architecture

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 24 (9.56%) SharePoint
2 13 (5.18%) Apache
3 10 (3.98%) Tomcat
3 10 (3.98%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.59%) Apache Solr
5 8 (3.19%) WebSphere
6 6 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.39%) OpenStack
7 5 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2007
7 5 (1.99%) WebSphere Portal
7 5 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (1.99%) WebLogic
7 5 (1.99%) Lotus Domino
8 4 (1.59%) JBoss
8 4 (1.59%) IBM Connections
9 3 (1.20%) Lync
9 3 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.40%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 17 (6.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (1.99%) MS Office
3 3 (1.20%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (1.99%) Cognos TM1
2 2 (0.80%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.40%) SAP HCM
3 1 (0.40%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.40%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.58%) SaaS
2 13 (5.18%) Office 365
3 5 (1.99%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.80%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (5.98%) Firewall
2 13 (5.18%) Cisco Nexus
3 11 (4.38%) TCP/IP
4 10 (3.98%) 3G
4 10 (3.98%) WAN
4 10 (3.98%) Wireless
4 10 (3.98%) 4G
4 10 (3.98%) VoLTE
5 9 (3.59%) HTTP
5 9 (3.59%) MPLS
6 8 (3.19%) IPX
6 8 (3.19%) Internet
7 7 (2.79%) LAN
8 5 (1.99%) WAAS
9 4 (1.59%) Unified Communications
9 4 (1.59%) VLAN
9 4 (1.59%) CTI
9 4 (1.59%) Broadband
10 3 (1.20%) SAN
10 3 (1.20%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (11.55%) SQL Server
2 10 (3.98%) MS Access
2 10 (3.98%) SQL Anywhere
2 10 (3.98%) Sybase ASA
3 9 (3.59%) MySQL
4 6 (2.39%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 6 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (1.99%) Big Data
5 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2005
5 5 (1.99%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (1.59%) Hadoop
6 4 (1.59%) DB2
7 3 (1.20%) EDRMS
7 3 (1.20%) SAP HANA
8 2 (0.80%) Oracle Database
8 2 (0.80%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.80%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.80%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.80%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.40%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 10 (3.98%) Git (software)
2 9 (3.59%) Mockito
2 9 (3.59%) Selenium
3 6 (2.39%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (2.39%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.40%) Subversion
4 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
General
1 74 (29.48%) Telecoms
2 64 (25.50%) Finance
3 26 (10.36%) Marketing
4 20 (7.97%) Billing
5 18 (7.17%) Retail
6 15 (5.98%) Banking
7 9 (3.59%) Manufacturing
8 8 (3.19%) Automotive
9 6 (2.39%) Aerospace
10 5 (1.99%) Pharmaceutical
11 4 (1.59%) French Language
12 3 (1.20%) German Language
12 3 (1.20%) Back Office
12 3 (1.20%) Legal
12 3 (1.20%) Advertising
12 3 (1.20%) Games
13 2 (0.80%) Mandarin Language
13 2 (0.80%) Cantonese Language
14 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 46 (18.33%) XML
2 43 (17.13%) HTML
3 30 (11.95%) J2EE
3 30 (11.95%) jQuery
4 28 (11.16%) Web Services
5 23 (9.16%) .NET
6 18 (7.17%) CSS
7 15 (5.98%) XSLT
8 12 (4.78%) SOAP
8 12 (4.78%) REST
9 10 (3.98%) Spring
10 9 (3.59%) Java EE
10 9 (3.59%) JSP
10 9 (3.59%) XHTML
11 7 (2.79%) ASP.NET
12 6 (2.39%) ADO.NET
12 6 (2.39%) .NET Framework
12 6 (2.39%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (2.39%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 5 (1.99%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.56%) Computer Science
2 19 (7.57%) Management Information System
3 17 (6.77%) Analytical Skills
4 11 (4.38%) Client/Server
5 10 (3.98%) PMI
6 9 (3.59%) iPad
6 9 (3.59%) Open Source
7 8 (3.19%) Data Integration
8 7 (2.79%) CESG
8 7 (2.79%) PKI
9 5 (1.99%) Celerra
9 5 (1.99%) CLARiiON
9 5 (1.99%) iSeries
10 4 (1.59%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.59%) Social Media
11 3 (1.20%) Internet of Things
11 3 (1.20%) Mainframe
11 3 (1.20%) FMCG
11 3 (1.20%) Taxonomies
12 2 (0.80%) IVR
Operating Systems
1 48 (19.12%) Windows
2 25 (9.96%) Linux
3 7 (2.79%) UNIX
4 3 (1.20%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.20%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.80%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.80%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Debian
6 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.40%) AIX
6 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (18.33%) ITIL
2 42 (16.73%) TOGAF
3 39 (15.54%) SOA
4 38 (15.14%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (11.16%) CRM
6 26 (10.36%) Project Management
7 24 (9.56%) Network Architecture
8 23 (9.16%) Service Management
9 19 (7.57%) Business Analysis
10 15 (5.98%) Scrum
10 15 (5.98%) E-Commerce
11 14 (5.58%) Migration
11 14 (5.58%) Mentoring
12 13 (5.18%) MVC
12 13 (5.18%) eTOM
13 12 (4.78%) Requirements Analysis
13 12 (4.78%) Problem Management
13 12 (4.78%) Continuous Integration
14 10 (3.98%) ITSM
14 10 (3.98%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 35 (13.94%) JavaScript
2 30 (11.95%) Java
3 24 (9.56%) SQL
4 13 (5.18%) C#
5 7 (2.79%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.99%) VBScript
7 4 (1.59%) C
8 2 (0.80%) PHP
8 2 (0.80%) Erlang
9 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
9 1 (0.40%) C++
9 1 (0.40%) VB
9 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 44 (17.53%) Degree
2 16 (6.37%) ITIL Certification
3 15 (5.98%) MCP
4 12 (4.78%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.98%) CNE
5 10 (3.98%) Novell Certification
5 10 (3.98%) PMI Certification
5 10 (3.98%) MCTS
6 8 (3.19%) Security Cleared
7 7 (2.79%) SC Cleared
7 7 (2.79%) CISM
7 7 (2.79%) CISSP
7 7 (2.79%) MCSE
8 6 (2.39%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (2.39%) CCIA
9 5 (1.99%) CCA
9 5 (1.99%) NCDA
9 5 (1.99%) NCIE
9 5 (1.99%) VCAP
9 5 (1.99%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (1.59%) PCI DSS
2 2 (0.80%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.40%) QA
System Software
1 20 (7.97%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (5.98%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.78%) vSphere
4 9 (3.59%) Hyper-V
5 6 (2.39%) XenDesktop
6 5 (1.99%) vCloud
7 4 (1.59%) XenServer
8 3 (1.20%) Xen
8 3 (1.20%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.80%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.80%) XenApp
10 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (2.39%) SCCM
2 4 (1.59%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.80%) OpenNMS
3 2 (0.80%) OpenView
3 2 (0.80%) Legato
3 2 (0.80%) Netcool
3 2 (0.80%) Nagios
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 50 (19.92%) Microsoft
2 45 (17.93%) Oracle
3 38 (15.14%) VMware
4 33 (13.15%) Cisco
5 26 (10.36%) IBM
6 24 (9.56%) HP
7 18 (7.17%) SAP
7 18 (7.17%) NetApp
8 17 (6.77%) Citrix
8 17 (6.77%) Salesforce.com
9 15 (5.98%) EMC
10 13 (5.18%) 3PAR
11 11 (4.38%) Juniper
12 10 (3.98%) Novell
12 10 (3.98%) Sybase
13 9 (3.59%) hybris
14 7 (2.79%) Cognos
15 6 (2.39%) Business Objects
15 6 (2.39%) CheckPoint
15 6 (2.39%) Huawei
Slough
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
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Salary: £71500.00 - £715000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Interquest - IQ ESM
Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Reading
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Good benefits
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Slough
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Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 11 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Portal
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago