The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Berkshire region that had Solutions Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Solution Architect
Rank 134 90 127
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +37
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 73 142 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.63% 2.82% 1.83%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.70% 2.97% 1.93%
Number of salaries quoted 64 103 59
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £55,250
10% offered a salary of more than £84,000 £80,000 £79,750
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £64,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
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
4301 4789 5176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 96.11% 95.23% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 3487 3590 3721
Median salary £50,000 £49,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.01% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,000 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £68,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Solutions Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of job ads across the Berkshire region that featured Solutions Architect in the job title.

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 25 May 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 median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Solutions Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading +3 33 £70,000 - 2
Bracknell -22 12 £68,375 +36.75% 1
Slough -4 6 £80,000 +6.66% 1
Newbury +3 2 £63,750 -12.06% 1
Thatcham - 2 £60,000 -
Maidenhead 0 1 £80,000 +18.51%
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 May 2016, Solutions Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Solutions Architect in the job title.

1 57 (30.98%) Microsoft
2 46 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
3 45 (24.46%) TOGAF
4 43 (23.37%) Presales
5 39 (21.20%) Oracle
6 38 (20.65%) MS Excel
7 35 (19.02%) Telecoms
8 34 (18.48%) VMware
9 33 (17.93%) SQL Server
10 32 (17.39%) Java
10 32 (17.39%) SOA
11 29 (15.76%) Finance
11 29 (15.76%) Retail
11 29 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
12 28 (15.22%) Enterprise Software
13 25 (13.59%) Middleware
13 25 (13.59%) Cisco
13 25 (13.59%) Windows
14 23 (12.50%) E-Commerce
14 23 (12.50%) Hyper-V
15 22 (11.96%) Office 365
15 22 (11.96%) ITIL
16 20 (10.87%) SDLC
17 19 (10.33%) C#
17 19 (10.33%) Firewall
18 18 (9.78%) C++
19 17 (9.24%) Linux
19 17 (9.24%) CRM
19 17 (9.24%) LAN
19 17 (9.24%) WAN

Solutions Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (4.89%) WebLogic
2 8 (4.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 7 (3.80%) Skype for Business
4 5 (2.72%) MS Exchange
5 2 (1.09%) OpenStack
5 2 (1.09%) SharePoint
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.54%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.54%) NetWeaver
6 1 (0.54%) nginx
6 1 (0.54%) Node.js
6 1 (0.54%) Tomcat
Applications
1 38 (20.65%) MS Excel
2 10 (5.43%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.54%) SAP ERP
1 1 (0.54%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 29 (15.76%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (11.96%) Office 365
3 13 (7.07%) Amazon AWS
4 4 (2.17%) IaaS
4 4 (2.17%) PaaS
5 1 (0.54%) OneDrive
5 1 (0.54%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (10.33%) Firewall
2 17 (9.24%) LAN
2 17 (9.24%) WAN
3 13 (7.07%) 4G
4 7 (3.80%) Skype
5 4 (2.17%) PBX
5 4 (2.17%) WebEx
6 3 (1.63%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.09%) 2G
7 2 (1.09%) 3G
7 2 (1.09%) GPRS
7 2 (1.09%) HSPA
7 2 (1.09%) Internet
7 2 (1.09%) LTE
7 2 (1.09%) Network Security
7 2 (1.09%) Unified Communications
8 1 (0.54%) DOCSIS
8 1 (0.54%) DVB
8 1 (0.54%) SAN
8 1 (0.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (17.93%) SQL Server
2 8 (4.35%) DB2
2 8 (4.35%) NoSQL
2 8 (4.35%) Oracle Database
2 8 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 6 (3.26%) Big Data
3 6 (3.26%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (3.26%) MongoDB
3 6 (3.26%) RDBMS
4 5 (2.72%) Data Mining
4 5 (2.72%) Data Warehouse
5 3 (1.63%) Amazon RDS
6 2 (1.09%) Couchbase
6 2 (1.09%) MySQL
7 1 (0.54%) Electronic Patient Records
7 1 (0.54%) SAP BW
7 1 (0.54%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.54%) SAP HANA
General
1 35 (19.02%) Telecoms
2 29 (15.76%) Finance
2 29 (15.76%) Retail
3 15 (8.15%) Banking
4 13 (7.07%) Publishing
5 12 (6.52%) Billing
6 9 (4.89%) Advertising
7 4 (2.17%) Retail Banking
8 2 (1.09%) Automotive
8 2 (1.09%) Electronics
9 1 (0.54%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (13.59%) Middleware
2 14 (7.61%) EJB
3 13 (7.07%) XML
4 12 (6.52%) .NET
5 10 (5.43%) J2EE
6 6 (3.26%) SOAP
7 5 (2.72%) Web Services
8 4 (2.17%) HTML
8 4 (2.17%) JMS
8 4 (2.17%) REST
8 4 (2.17%) XMPP
9 3 (1.63%) RESTful
10 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET
10 2 (1.09%) ASP.NET MVC
11 1 (0.54%) CSS
11 1 (0.54%) JDBC
11 1 (0.54%) Spring
11 1 (0.54%) Spring Batch
11 1 (0.54%) Spring Integration
11 1 (0.54%) Spring MVC
Miscellaneous
1 28 (15.22%) Enterprise Software
2 15 (8.15%) Computer Science
3 11 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (5.43%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.72%) HP Storage
6 4 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (1.63%) Clustering
7 3 (1.63%) DTV
7 3 (1.63%) IPTV
7 3 (1.63%) Management Information System
7 3 (1.63%) Mathematics
7 3 (1.63%) Over-the-Top Content
7 3 (1.63%) Private Cloud
8 2 (1.09%) Algorithms
8 2 (1.09%) Handset
8 2 (1.09%) Hybrid Cloud
8 2 (1.09%) Machine to Machine
8 2 (1.09%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.09%) Public Cloud
8 2 (1.09%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 25 (13.59%) Windows
2 17 (9.24%) Linux
3 14 (7.61%) Windows Server
4 10 (5.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (5.43%) Unix
5 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (1.63%) Android
6 3 (1.63%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.54%) OpenVMS
7 1 (0.54%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 45 (24.46%) TOGAF
3 43 (23.37%) Presales
4 32 (17.39%) SOA
5 23 (12.50%) E-Commerce
6 22 (11.96%) ITIL
7 20 (10.87%) SDLC
8 17 (9.24%) Agile Software Development
8 17 (9.24%) CRM
9 15 (8.15%) Data Modelling
9 15 (8.15%) Open Source
10 14 (7.61%) Logistics
10 14 (7.61%) Requirements Management
11 13 (7.07%) Translating Business Requirements
12 12 (6.52%) eTOM
12 12 (6.52%) Migration
13 11 (5.98%) UML
14 9 (4.89%) Event-Driven Architecture
14 9 (4.89%) Line Management
14 9 (4.89%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 32 (17.39%) Java
2 19 (10.33%) C#
3 18 (9.78%) C++
4 16 (8.70%) JavaScript
5 14 (7.61%) SQL
6 5 (2.72%) PL/SQL
7 3 (1.63%) C
8 2 (1.09%) Objective-C
8 2 (1.09%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.54%) COBOL
9 1 (0.54%) Perl
9 1 (0.54%) PHP
9 1 (0.54%) Python
9 1 (0.54%) Ruby
9 1 (0.54%) Scala
9 1 (0.54%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 16 (8.70%) Degree
2 12 (6.52%) MCSE
2 12 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (4.89%) MCSD
4 3 (1.63%) ITIL Certification
4 3 (1.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 2 (1.09%) CCIE
5 2 (1.09%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.54%) HP ASE
6 1 (0.54%) HP MASE
6 1 (0.54%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.54%) VCAP
6 1 (0.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.54%) HL7
System Software
1 23 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 15 (8.15%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (4.89%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.89%) vSphere
4 7 (3.80%) VMware ESX
5 4 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (2.17%) XenApp
5 4 (2.17%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.63%) Terminal Services
6 3 (1.63%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 15 (8.15%) SCCM
2 7 (3.80%) SCVMM
3 4 (2.17%) SCDPM
3 4 (2.17%) SCOM
3 4 (2.17%) SCSM
4 3 (1.63%) XenMobile
5 2 (1.09%) Ansible
5 2 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.09%) Puppet
6 1 (0.54%) AirWatch
6 1 (0.54%) SCOrch
6 1 (0.54%) vRealize
Vendors
1 57 (30.98%) Microsoft
2 39 (21.20%) Oracle
3 34 (18.48%) VMware
4 25 (13.59%) Cisco
5 17 (9.24%) NetApp
6 14 (7.61%) EMC
6 14 (7.61%) HP
7 13 (7.07%) Citrix
8 10 (5.43%) Red Hat
9 6 (3.26%) Cognos
10 5 (2.72%) Juniper
11 4 (2.17%) Polycom
12 3 (1.63%) Dell
12 3 (1.63%) Huawei
12 3 (1.63%) IBM
13 2 (1.09%) Avaya
13 2 (1.09%) Ericsson
13 2 (1.09%) Mitel
14 1 (0.54%) 3PAR
14 1 (0.54%) Brocade
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Plus Excellent Package
Posted: 8 hours ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum + Comprehensive Package + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £85000 - £90000 per annum + 13% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
JM
Salary: £100000 - £110000 per annum + Bonus + Full Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 13 days ago