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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Solution Architect
Rank 120 98 127
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +29
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 109 123 97
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.98% 2.32% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.11% 2.48% 2.02%
Number of salaries quoted 78 78 60
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £92,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £63,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.76% +5.41%
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
5178 4957 4806
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.23% 93.56% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 3827 3669 3993
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 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,000 £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 30 January 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 30 January 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 +13 54 £73,750 +15.68% 8
Bracknell -11 9 £75,000 +145.09% 1
Maidenhead -1 7 £66,500 -15.28%
Newbury -19 7 £72,500 +11.53%
Slough -10 5 £68,750 -1.78% 3
Hungerford - 3 - -
Windsor -11 2 £75,000 -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 86 (34.13%) Telecoms
2 58 (23.02%) Finance
3 47 (18.65%) Microsoft
4 45 (17.86%) ITIL
5 44 (17.46%) SOA
5 44 (17.46%) Degree
6 43 (17.06%) TOGAF
6 43 (17.06%) Windows
7 38 (15.08%) Oracle
8 36 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
9 35 (13.89%) CRM
10 33 (13.10%) XML
10 33 (13.10%) VMware
11 32 (12.70%) HTML
12 31 (12.30%) Project Management
13 30 (11.90%) Java
13 30 (11.90%) Cisco
14 27 (10.71%) SQL Server
14 27 (10.71%) Web Services
14 27 (10.71%) Linux
15 26 (10.32%) Migration
15 26 (10.32%) Computer Science
16 25 (9.92%) J2EE
16 25 (9.92%) JavaScript
17 23 (9.13%) SQL
18 22 (8.73%) Marketing
18 22 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
18 22 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
18 22 (8.73%) jQuery
19 21 (8.33%) Network Architecture

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 20 (7.94%) SharePoint
2 17 (6.75%) Apache
3 14 (5.56%) Tomcat
4 13 (5.16%) Apache Solr
5 12 (4.76%) MS Exchange
6 8 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2003
6 8 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2010
6 8 (3.17%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.38%) SharePoint Server
8 4 (1.59%) SharePoint 2010
9 3 (1.19%) Lync
9 3 (1.19%) WebLogic
9 3 (1.19%) JBoss
10 2 (0.79%) WebSphere Application Server
10 2 (0.79%) WebSphere
10 2 (0.79%) OpenStack
Applications
1 16 (6.35%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.59%) MS Office
3 3 (1.19%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.40%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.40%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (1.98%) Cognos TM1
2 3 (1.19%) Oracle ERP
3 2 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.40%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.40%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 10 (3.97%) SaaS
2 8 (3.17%) Office 365
3 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (1.59%) Cloud Computing
5 2 (0.79%) IaaS
6 1 (0.40%) Force.com
6 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 17 (6.75%) 4G
1 17 (6.75%) 3G
2 14 (5.56%) Firewall
3 13 (5.16%) HTTP
3 13 (5.16%) Cisco Nexus
4 11 (4.37%) Wireless
4 11 (4.37%) TCP/IP
5 10 (3.97%) WAN
5 10 (3.97%) VoLTE
6 9 (3.57%) Internet
6 9 (3.57%) LAN
7 8 (3.17%) Broadband
7 8 (3.17%) IPX
7 8 (3.17%) Unified Communications
7 8 (3.17%) WAAS
8 6 (2.38%) MPLS
9 4 (1.59%) CTI
10 3 (1.19%) NAS
10 3 (1.19%) VLAN
10 3 (1.19%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (10.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (5.16%) MySQL
3 8 (3.17%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (3.17%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (2.78%) SQL Anywhere
4 7 (2.78%) Sybase ASA
4 7 (2.78%) MS Access
5 6 (2.38%) EDRMS
6 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (1.59%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 3 (1.19%) Hadoop
7 3 (1.19%) Oracle BI EE
7 3 (1.19%) SAP HANA
7 3 (1.19%) DB2
8 2 (0.79%) RDBMS
8 2 (0.79%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.79%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.79%) Relational Database
8 2 (0.79%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.40%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (5.56%) Git (software)
2 13 (5.16%) Mockito
2 13 (5.16%) Selenium
3 4 (1.59%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.59%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.40%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.40%) Subversion
4 1 (0.40%) ClearCase
General
1 86 (34.13%) Telecoms
2 58 (23.02%) Finance
3 22 (8.73%) Marketing
4 20 (7.94%) Billing
5 10 (3.97%) Banking
5 10 (3.97%) Retail
6 9 (3.57%) Legal
7 6 (2.38%) Back Office
7 6 (2.38%) Aerospace
7 6 (2.38%) Automotive
8 5 (1.98%) Pharmaceutical
9 3 (1.19%) Games
9 3 (1.19%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.79%) Advertising
11 1 (0.40%) French Language
11 1 (0.40%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.40%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (13.10%) XML
2 32 (12.70%) HTML
3 27 (10.71%) Web Services
4 25 (9.92%) J2EE
5 22 (8.73%) jQuery
6 20 (7.94%) CSS
7 17 (6.75%) XSLT
8 14 (5.56%) Spring
9 13 (5.16%) Java EE
9 13 (5.16%) XHTML
9 13 (5.16%) JSP
10 11 (4.37%) .NET
11 8 (3.17%) SOAP
11 8 (3.17%) REST
12 5 (1.98%) WebCenter
12 5 (1.98%) ASP.NET
12 5 (1.98%) WSDL
13 4 (1.59%) ADO.NET
13 4 (1.59%) .NET Framework
13 4 (1.59%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.32%) Computer Science
2 22 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
3 16 (6.35%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.95%) Client/Server
5 13 (5.16%) iPad
6 8 (3.17%) CLARiiON
6 8 (3.17%) PKI
6 8 (3.17%) Celerra
6 8 (3.17%) Data Integration
7 7 (2.78%) Smartphone
7 7 (2.78%) CESG
7 7 (2.78%) PMI
8 6 (2.38%) Taxonomies
8 6 (2.38%) Open Source
9 3 (1.19%) iSeries
9 3 (1.19%) FMCG
9 3 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.19%) Mainframe
10 2 (0.79%) IVR
10 2 (0.79%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 43 (17.06%) Windows
2 27 (10.71%) Linux
3 5 (1.98%) UNIX
4 3 (1.19%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.19%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.79%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.40%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.40%) Debian
6 1 (0.40%) AIX
6 1 (0.40%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (17.86%) ITIL
2 44 (17.46%) SOA
3 43 (17.06%) TOGAF
4 36 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (13.89%) CRM
6 31 (12.30%) Project Management
7 26 (10.32%) Migration
8 21 (8.33%) Network Architecture
9 20 (7.94%) Service Management
9 20 (7.94%) Mentoring
10 19 (7.54%) Scrum
10 19 (7.54%) E-Commerce
11 16 (6.35%) Business Analysis
11 16 (6.35%) Technical Architecture
12 13 (5.16%) TDD
12 13 (5.16%) Extreme Programming
12 13 (5.16%) DSDM
12 13 (5.16%) BDD
12 13 (5.16%) Unit Testing
13 12 (4.76%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 30 (11.90%) Java
2 25 (9.92%) JavaScript
3 23 (9.13%) SQL
4 11 (4.37%) C#
5 7 (2.78%) T-SQL
6 5 (1.98%) VBScript
7 2 (0.79%) C
7 2 (0.79%) Erlang
8 1 (0.40%) VB
8 1 (0.40%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.40%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 44 (17.46%) Degree
2 18 (7.14%) Security Cleared
3 15 (5.95%) SC Cleared
4 13 (5.16%) ITIL Certification
5 11 (4.37%) MCTS
5 11 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
6 10 (3.97%) MCP
7 9 (3.57%) CCIA
7 9 (3.57%) Citrix Certification
8 8 (3.17%) CCEA
8 8 (3.17%) CCA
8 8 (3.17%) MCSE
8 8 (3.17%) MCITP
8 8 (3.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 8 (3.17%) NCDA
8 8 (3.17%) NCIE
8 8 (3.17%) VCAP
8 8 (3.17%) VTSP
9 7 (2.78%) CISM
9 7 (2.78%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.98%) QA
2 3 (1.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 22 (8.73%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (6.75%) Active Directory
3 12 (4.76%) Hyper-V
3 12 (4.76%) vSphere
4 9 (3.57%) XenDesktop
5 8 (3.17%) vCloud
6 3 (1.19%) XenServer
6 3 (1.19%) Xen
7 2 (0.79%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.79%) XenApp
8 1 (0.40%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.40%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 4 (1.59%) Windows Intune
2 3 (1.19%) SCCM
3 2 (0.79%) OpenView
3 2 (0.79%) Netcool
3 2 (0.79%) Nagios
3 2 (0.79%) OpenNMS
4 1 (0.40%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
4 1 (0.40%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 47 (18.65%) Microsoft
2 38 (15.08%) Oracle
3 33 (13.10%) VMware
4 30 (11.90%) Cisco
5 21 (8.33%) SAP
6 19 (7.54%) Citrix
7 18 (7.14%) EMC
8 17 (6.75%) HP
9 15 (5.95%) NetApp
10 14 (5.56%) IBM
11 13 (5.16%) hybris
12 12 (4.76%) 3PAR
13 10 (3.97%) Juniper
14 8 (3.17%) Hyperion
15 7 (2.78%) Sybase
15 7 (2.78%) Cognos
15 7 (2.78%) Novell
16 6 (2.38%) Business Objects
16 6 (2.38%) Open Text
17 5 (1.98%) Huawei
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + 20% bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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JM
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £70000 per annum + Benefits
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Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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Slough
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
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Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Good benefits
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CGI
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
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