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

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 113 75 111
Rank change year-on-year
-38 +36
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 107 183 124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.10% 3.13% 2.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.24% 3.37% 2.43%
Number of salaries quoted 86 89 81
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £60,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £76,250 £90,000 £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
4780 5436 5109
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.02% 92.83% 93.06%
Number of salaries quoted 3738 3783 3996
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 £26,000 £25,783
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -64 25 £70,000 -11.11% 3
Bracknell +11 7 £65,000 - 2
Maidenhead -5 4 £73,750 -7.81% 1
Newbury +8 3 £62,500 +2.04% 1
Slough -3 3 £70,000 +16.66%
Wokingham - 2 £57,000 -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 81 (33.75%) Finance
2 54 (22.50%) Telecoms
3 41 (17.08%) Retail
4 39 (16.25%) VMware
5 38 (15.83%) Oracle
6 37 (15.42%) Microsoft
7 35 (14.58%) Salesforce.com
8 33 (13.75%) Windows
9 32 (13.33%) Marketing
10 31 (12.92%) ITIL
11 30 (12.50%) TOGAF
12 28 (11.67%) Degree
13 27 (11.25%) SAP
14 26 (10.83%) Cisco
14 26 (10.83%) IBM
14 26 (10.83%) Enterprise Architecture
15 25 (10.42%) Migration
15 25 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
16 24 (10.00%) Computer Science
17 23 (9.58%) Project Management
18 22 (9.17%) NetApp
18 22 (9.17%) Data Centre
19 21 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
19 21 (8.75%) Office 365
19 21 (8.75%) Citrix
19 21 (8.75%) CRM
19 21 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
20 20 (8.33%) SOA
20 20 (8.33%) Java
21 19 (7.92%) SQL Server

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (7.08%) WebSphere
2 16 (6.67%) SharePoint
3 13 (5.42%) IBM Connections
3 13 (5.42%) Lotus Domino
3 13 (5.42%) WebSphere Portal
3 13 (5.42%) WebLogic
4 9 (3.75%) OpenStack
5 7 (2.92%) Lync
6 5 (2.08%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.67%) JBoss
8 2 (0.83%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.42%) IIS
9 1 (0.42%) Apache Solr
9 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.42%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.42%) BizTalk Server
9 1 (0.42%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 16 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.33%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS Project
3 1 (0.42%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.42%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 9 (3.75%) SAP SD
2 6 (2.50%) SAP FSCM
3 5 (2.08%) Oracle Retail
4 3 (1.25%) SAP FI-CA
4 3 (1.25%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.42%) SAP MM
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (0.42%) SAP FI/CO
5 1 (0.42%) Summit
5 1 (0.42%) SAP CO
5 1 (0.42%) HFM
5 1 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.42%) JDE EnterpriseOne
5 1 (0.42%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.42%) Hyperion Planning
5 1 (0.42%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 21 (8.75%) Office 365
2 7 (2.92%) Mimecast
3 6 (2.50%) SaaS
4 4 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.83%) Microsoft Azure
5 2 (0.83%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (0.83%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.42%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (7.92%) 4G
2 15 (6.25%) Internet
3 9 (3.75%) LAN
4 8 (3.33%) MPLS
5 6 (2.50%) Broadband
6 5 (2.08%) VoIP
6 5 (2.08%) WAN
6 5 (2.08%) Software-Defined Networking
6 5 (2.08%) Firewall
7 4 (1.67%) VPN
7 4 (1.67%) SAN
7 4 (1.67%) Unified Communications
8 3 (1.25%) VoLTE
8 3 (1.25%) DNS
8 3 (1.25%) 3G
8 3 (1.25%) DHCP
8 3 (1.25%) IPX
8 3 (1.25%) TCP/IP
8 3 (1.25%) Radio Access Network
8 3 (1.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (7.92%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.17%) Big Data
3 6 (2.50%) Oracle Database
4 4 (1.67%) Hadoop
5 3 (1.25%) SQL Anywhere
5 3 (1.25%) Sybase ASA
5 3 (1.25%) DB2
5 3 (1.25%) MS Access
6 1 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.42%) OLTP
6 1 (0.42%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.42%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.42%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.42%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.42%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (0.42%) SAP HANA
6 1 (0.42%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (1.25%) Git (software)
1 3 (1.25%) Jenkins
2 2 (0.83%) Subversion
2 2 (0.83%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.83%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.42%) IntelliJ
3 1 (0.42%) Ant
3 1 (0.42%) JUnit
3 1 (0.42%) Visual Studio
3 1 (0.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (0.42%) Cucumber
3 1 (0.42%) Eclipse RCP
3 1 (0.42%) Maven
3 1 (0.42%) Selenium
General
1 81 (33.75%) Finance
2 54 (22.50%) Telecoms
3 41 (17.08%) Retail
4 32 (13.33%) Marketing
5 18 (7.50%) Manufacturing
6 11 (4.58%) Banking
7 10 (4.17%) Billing
8 6 (2.50%) Publishing
9 5 (2.08%) German Language
10 4 (1.67%) Legal
10 4 (1.67%) Mandarin Language
10 4 (1.67%) Cantonese Language
11 2 (0.83%) Retail Banking
11 2 (0.83%) Games
12 1 (0.42%) Advertising
12 1 (0.42%) Automotive
12 1 (0.42%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.42%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.50%) Middleware
2 14 (5.83%) XML
3 12 (5.00%) HTML
4 9 (3.75%) .NET
5 8 (3.33%) Web Services
6 7 (2.92%) CGI
6 7 (2.92%) jQuery
7 6 (2.50%) REST
8 5 (2.08%) J2EE
9 4 (1.67%) SOAP
10 3 (1.25%) EJB
10 3 (1.25%) JSON
10 3 (1.25%) HTML5
11 2 (0.83%) WebSphere MQ
11 2 (0.83%) SAP Basis
12 1 (0.42%) Spring
12 1 (0.42%) Java EE
12 1 (0.42%) XSD
12 1 (0.42%) WSDL
12 1 (0.42%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 24 (10.00%) Computer Science
2 22 (9.17%) Data Centre
3 21 (8.75%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (5.42%) Social Media
5 10 (4.17%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (3.33%) Mobile Computing
6 8 (3.33%) GIS
7 7 (2.92%) Mathematics
7 7 (2.92%) Internet of Things
8 5 (2.08%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.67%) Machine to Machine
10 3 (1.25%) Hybrid Cloud
10 3 (1.25%) Mobile App
10 3 (1.25%) PMI
11 2 (0.83%) STB
11 2 (0.83%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.83%) IPTV
11 2 (0.83%) NGOSS
11 2 (0.83%) Xbox
11 2 (0.83%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 33 (13.75%) Windows
2 14 (5.83%) Linux
3 12 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (4.58%) UNIX
5 8 (3.33%) Windows 7
6 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (1.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 2 (0.83%) Android
7 2 (0.83%) AIX
7 2 (0.83%) Apple iOS
7 2 (0.83%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.42%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (12.92%) ITIL
2 30 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 26 (10.83%) Enterprise Architecture
4 25 (10.42%) Migration
4 25 (10.42%) Stakeholder Management
5 23 (9.58%) Project Management
6 21 (8.75%) CRM
6 21 (8.75%) Agile Software Development
7 20 (8.33%) SOA
8 19 (7.92%) SDLC
9 18 (7.50%) Business Development
10 16 (6.67%) Service Management
11 13 (5.42%) E-Commerce
11 13 (5.42%) Business Analysis
11 13 (5.42%) Customer Engagement
11 13 (5.42%) Analytics
12 12 (5.00%) ERP
13 11 (4.58%) Logistics
13 11 (4.58%) Technical Architecture
13 11 (4.58%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 20 (8.33%) Java
2 16 (6.67%) JavaScript
3 15 (6.25%) C#
4 8 (3.33%) C
5 7 (2.92%) C++
5 7 (2.92%) SQL
6 3 (1.25%) PHP
7 1 (0.42%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.42%) ABAP
7 1 (0.42%) Python
7 1 (0.42%) Groovy
7 1 (0.42%) Perl
Qualifications
1 28 (11.67%) Degree
2 13 (5.42%) IBM Certification
3 8 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (3.33%) MCSE
3 8 (3.33%) SC Cleared
3 8 (3.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (2.08%) CCNP
6 3 (1.25%) MCP
6 3 (1.25%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.25%) CCVP
6 3 (1.25%) CNE
6 3 (1.25%) Novell Certification
7 2 (0.83%) CCIE
7 2 (0.83%) CCNA
8 1 (0.42%) ISEB
8 1 (0.42%) CISSP
8 1 (0.42%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (3.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 5 (2.08%) QA
3 3 (1.25%) COBIT
4 1 (0.42%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.42%) BS15000
System Software
1 19 (7.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (4.17%) XenApp
3 9 (3.75%) XenDesktop
3 9 (3.75%) Active Directory
3 9 (3.75%) VMware ESX
4 8 (3.33%) Terminal Services
5 7 (2.92%) XenServer
6 4 (1.67%) vSphere
6 4 (1.67%) vCloud
6 4 (1.67%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 9 (3.75%) SCCM
2 8 (3.33%) Legato
3 2 (0.83%) SCVMM
3 2 (0.83%) Cisco CUCM
3 2 (0.83%) SCOrch
3 2 (0.83%) SCSM
Vendors
1 39 (16.25%) VMware
2 38 (15.83%) Oracle
3 37 (15.42%) Microsoft
4 35 (14.58%) Salesforce.com
5 27 (11.25%) SAP
6 26 (10.83%) Cisco
6 26 (10.83%) IBM
7 22 (9.17%) NetApp
8 21 (8.75%) Citrix
9 17 (7.08%) HP
10 16 (6.67%) Dell
11 12 (5.00%) EMC
11 12 (5.00%) Red Hat
12 10 (4.17%) 3PAR
13 8 (3.33%) CommVault
14 7 (2.92%) Computacenter
14 7 (2.92%) Symantec
14 7 (2.92%) Varonis
14 7 (2.92%) Veeam
14 7 (2.92%) Zerto
Bracknell, Berkshire
FT Select
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum plus generous bonus, car allowance a
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Symantec
Salary: Unspecified Flexible/Negotiable
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Interquest - IQ Tech
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Go Partnership.
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
GO Partnership Ltd
Salary: Bens
Posted: 5 days ago
Bracknell
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Berkshire
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Berkshire
Avis Budget Group
Posted: 16 days ago