The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Berkshire region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 108 143 122
Rank change year-on-year
+35 -21
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 125 86 105
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 2.09% 1.59% 1.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.25% 1.70% 1.78%
Number of salaries quoted 75 41 89
Average salary £68,250 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £53,500 £60,800
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £88,400 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
5554 5048 5889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 93.02% 93.57% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 4048 3977 5053
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Solutions Architect
South East

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 16 April 2014.

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 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
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Job
Vacancies
Reading +14 48 £70,000 +3.70% 1
Newbury +19 32 £60,000 -9.43%
Bracknell +15 10 £55,000 -6.38% 2
Slough -7 9 £70,750 -5.66%
Maidenhead - 6 £70,000 -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 62 (26.84%) Telecoms
2 38 (16.45%) CRM
3 33 (14.29%) .NET
4 30 (12.99%) Finance
4 30 (12.99%) Billing
5 28 (12.12%) TOGAF
6 27 (11.69%) Microsoft
7 26 (11.26%) MS Excel
7 26 (11.26%) Degree
8 21 (9.09%) Software Architecture
9 20 (8.66%) Technical Architecture
9 20 (8.66%) SAP
9 20 (8.66%) Web Services
10 19 (8.23%) Active Directory
11 18 (7.79%) VMware
11 18 (7.79%) C#
11 18 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
12 15 (6.49%) Customer Engagement
12 15 (6.49%) Migration
12 15 (6.49%) Windows
13 14 (6.06%) ITIL
13 14 (6.06%) SQL Server
13 14 (6.06%) E-Commerce
13 14 (6.06%) ERP
13 14 (6.06%) Citrix
13 14 (6.06%) Lync
13 14 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
14 13 (5.63%) .NET Framework
14 13 (5.63%) HP
14 13 (5.63%) Internet

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, 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 14 (6.06%) Lync
2 13 (5.63%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.46%) MS Exchange
3 8 (3.46%) BizTalk Server
4 7 (3.03%) WebSphere
4 7 (3.03%) Drupal
4 7 (3.03%) Liferay
5 4 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (1.30%) IIS
7 2 (0.87%) MQSeries
7 2 (0.87%) SAS
7 2 (0.87%) JCAPS
7 2 (0.87%) iPlanet
7 2 (0.87%) TIBCO ActiveMatrix
7 2 (0.87%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.43%) OpenStack
8 1 (0.43%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 26 (11.26%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.73%) MS Office
3 1 (0.43%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 11 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.87%) Oracle BRM
2 2 (0.87%) BusinessWorks
2 2 (0.87%) CSG Singleview
2 2 (0.87%) SAP CRM
2 2 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.43%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 8 (3.46%) Office 365
2 3 (1.30%) IaaS
2 3 (1.30%) SaaS
3 1 (0.43%) PaaS
3 1 (0.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (5.63%) Internet
2 8 (3.46%) LTE
3 7 (3.03%) 4G
3 7 (3.03%) Broadband
4 5 (2.16%) SAN
5 4 (1.73%) ATM
5 4 (1.73%) Ethernet
5 4 (1.73%) VPN
5 4 (1.73%) Multicast
5 4 (1.73%) MPLS
6 3 (1.30%) WAN
6 3 (1.30%) Firewall
7 2 (0.87%) IPv6
7 2 (0.87%) LAN
7 2 (0.87%) SMS
7 2 (0.87%) 3GPP
7 2 (0.87%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.43%) DVB
8 1 (0.43%) Radio Access Network
8 1 (0.43%) GPRS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (6.06%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.16%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.87%) Big Data
3 2 (0.87%) Relational Database
3 2 (0.87%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (0.87%) Spotfire
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle BI EE
4 1 (0.43%) DataStage
4 1 (0.43%) Oracle Exadata
Development Applications
1 11 (4.76%) Visual Studio
2 5 (2.16%) TeamCity
3 2 (0.87%) Rational Rose
General
1 62 (26.84%) Telecoms
2 30 (12.99%) Finance
2 30 (12.99%) Billing
3 6 (2.60%) Marketing
3 6 (2.60%) Banking
4 5 (2.16%) Legal
5 3 (1.30%) Electronics
6 2 (0.87%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.43%) Games
7 1 (0.43%) Back Office
7 1 (0.43%) Retail
7 1 (0.43%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (14.29%) .NET
2 20 (8.66%) Web Services
3 13 (5.63%) XML
3 13 (5.63%) .NET Framework
4 11 (4.76%) Middleware
5 8 (3.46%) SAP Basis
5 8 (3.46%) ASP.NET
5 8 (3.46%) HTML
6 7 (3.03%) CSS
6 7 (3.03%) SOAP
6 7 (3.03%) J2EE
6 7 (3.03%) REST
7 5 (2.16%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 5 (2.16%) WCF
7 5 (2.16%) WPF
8 4 (1.73%) WF
8 4 (1.73%) jQuery
8 4 (1.73%) XSLT
9 3 (1.30%) EJB
10 1 (0.43%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (4.76%) GIS
1 11 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (2.60%) Mobile Computing
2 6 (2.60%) Smartphone
3 5 (2.16%) Computer Science
4 4 (1.73%) DTV
4 4 (1.73%) Mobile App
4 4 (1.73%) IPTV
5 3 (1.30%) N-Tier
5 3 (1.30%) Video on Demand
5 3 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
6 2 (0.87%) IVR
6 2 (0.87%) Mobile Payment
7 1 (0.43%) STB
7 1 (0.43%) Oracle Exalytics
7 1 (0.43%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 15 (6.49%) Windows
2 6 (2.60%) UNIX
3 5 (2.16%) Linux
4 3 (1.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.87%) Windows 8
5 2 (0.87%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.87%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.43%) Solaris
6 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (16.45%) CRM
2 28 (12.12%) TOGAF
3 21 (9.09%) Software Architecture
4 20 (8.66%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (7.79%) Business Intelligence
6 15 (6.49%) Migration
6 15 (6.49%) Customer Engagement
7 14 (6.06%) Enterprise Architecture
7 14 (6.06%) E-Commerce
7 14 (6.06%) ERP
7 14 (6.06%) ITIL
8 12 (5.19%) eTOM
9 11 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
9 11 (4.76%) MVC
10 10 (4.33%) Business Continuity
10 10 (4.33%) Service Delivery
10 10 (4.33%) E-business
10 10 (4.33%) Data Migration
11 9 (3.90%) Zachman Framework
11 9 (3.90%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 18 (7.79%) C#
2 11 (4.76%) SQL
3 8 (3.46%) JavaScript
4 7 (3.03%) Java
5 4 (1.73%) C++
6 2 (0.87%) Python
6 2 (0.87%) Ruby
7 1 (0.43%) PHP
Qualifications
1 26 (11.26%) Degree
2 6 (2.60%) SC Cleared
2 6 (2.60%) Security Cleared
2 6 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
3 5 (2.16%) ITIL Certification
4 4 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (1.73%) MCSE
5 3 (1.30%) CCIE
6 2 (0.87%) CCNA
7 1 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.43%) LPIC
7 1 (0.43%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.16%) QA
3 1 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.43%) COBIT
3 1 (0.43%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 19 (8.23%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.19%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (1.73%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.30%) Hyper-V
5 2 (0.87%) XenApp
5 2 (0.87%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (2.16%) SCCM
1 5 (2.16%) SCOM
2 2 (0.87%) SCOrch
2 2 (0.87%) SCSM
2 2 (0.87%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 27 (11.69%) Microsoft
2 20 (8.66%) SAP
3 18 (7.79%) VMware
4 14 (6.06%) Citrix
5 13 (5.63%) HP
6 11 (4.76%) Oracle
7 10 (4.33%) ESRI
7 10 (4.33%) ClickSoftware Technologies
8 8 (3.46%) NetApp
9 6 (2.60%) EMC
10 5 (2.16%) TIBCO
11 4 (1.73%) Huawei
11 4 (1.73%) Cisco
12 3 (1.30%) 3PAR
13 2 (0.87%) Tumbleweed
13 2 (0.87%) hybris
13 2 (0.87%) Ab Initio
13 2 (0.87%) Redknee
13 2 (0.87%) IBM
13 2 (0.87%) Siebel
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