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 29 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Solution Architect
Rank 121 130 125
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -5
Permanent jobs requiring a Solutions Architect 106 106 104
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 1.85% 1.83% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 1.96% 2.06%
Number of salaries quoted 63 69 65
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 £51,800 £54,500 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,700 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
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
5382 5410 5053
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.03% 93.50% 93.94%
Number of salaries quoted 3808 3972 4210
Average salary £45,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,500 £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 29 December 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 29 December 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
(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 52 £72,500 +11.53% 9
Newbury -2 7 £72,500 +11.53% 1
Maidenhead +4 6 £44,000 -43.94% 1
Slough -7 6 £70,000 +5.66%
Bracknell -18 3 £80,000 +39.13%
Hungerford - 2 - -
Solutions Architect
South East

Solutions Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 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.

1 111 (38.81%) Telecoms
2 62 (21.68%) Finance
3 59 (20.63%) Degree
4 55 (19.23%) TOGAF
4 55 (19.23%) SOA
5 47 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
6 40 (13.99%) CRM
7 39 (13.64%) Microsoft
8 38 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
8 38 (13.29%) ITIL
9 37 (12.94%) Computer Science
10 35 (12.24%) Java
10 35 (12.24%) Oracle
11 33 (11.54%) Web Services
12 32 (11.19%) Windows
13 31 (10.84%) Marketing
13 31 (10.84%) Migration
14 30 (10.49%) Linux
15 28 (9.79%) Project Management
15 28 (9.79%) VMware
16 27 (9.44%) SAP
16 27 (9.44%) Mentoring
17 25 (8.74%) HTML
17 25 (8.74%) J2EE
18 24 (8.39%) E-Commerce
18 24 (8.39%) Scrum
18 24 (8.39%) Security Cleared
19 23 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
19 23 (8.04%) JavaScript
19 23 (8.04%) XML

Solutions Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 20 (6.99%) Apache
2 19 (6.64%) Tomcat
3 18 (6.29%) SharePoint
3 18 (6.29%) Apache Solr
4 15 (5.24%) MS Exchange
5 11 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 11 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
5 11 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
6 7 (2.45%) SharePoint Server
7 3 (1.05%) Lync
8 2 (0.70%) WebLogic
8 2 (0.70%) JBoss
8 2 (0.70%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.35%) WebSphere Application Server
9 1 (0.35%) Documentum
9 1 (0.35%) FileNet
9 1 (0.35%) CMS
9 1 (0.35%) LiveLink
9 1 (0.35%) OnBase
Applications
1 13 (4.55%) MS Excel
2 4 (1.40%) MS Office
3 3 (1.05%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.35%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.35%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.10%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (1.75%) Cognos TM1
3 4 (1.40%) Oracle ASCP
4 2 (0.70%) Maximo
4 2 (0.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 2 (0.70%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (0.70%) Demantra
5 1 (0.35%) SAP ERP
5 1 (0.35%) SAP HCM
5 1 (0.35%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 8 (2.80%) SaaS
1 8 (2.80%) Office 365
2 4 (1.40%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (1.40%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.35%) Force.com
3 1 (0.35%) PaaS
3 1 (0.35%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (7.34%) Internet
2 19 (6.64%) 3G
2 19 (6.64%) Broadband
2 19 (6.64%) 4G
3 18 (6.29%) HTTP
4 16 (5.59%) Wireless
5 13 (4.55%) Cisco Nexus
6 11 (3.85%) WAAS
7 10 (3.50%) Unified Communications
7 10 (3.50%) VoLTE
7 10 (3.50%) VoIP
8 9 (3.15%) Firewall
9 8 (2.80%) LAN
10 6 (2.10%) WAN
11 5 (1.75%) TCP/IP
12 3 (1.05%) SAN
12 3 (1.05%) NAS
12 3 (1.05%) SNMP
13 2 (0.70%) IKE
13 2 (0.70%) IPX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 18 (6.29%) MySQL
3 11 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 7 (2.45%) EDRMS
5 6 (2.10%) Data Mining
5 6 (2.10%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (1.05%) SAP HANA
7 2 (0.70%) RDBMS
7 2 (0.70%) DB2
7 2 (0.70%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.70%) Oracle Database
7 2 (0.70%) Relational Database
8 1 (0.35%) SQL Anywhere
8 1 (0.35%) Sybase ASA
8 1 (0.35%) MS Access
8 1 (0.35%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (0.35%) Big Data
8 1 (0.35%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.35%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 18 (6.29%) Selenium
1 18 (6.29%) Git (software)
1 18 (6.29%) Mockito
General
1 111 (38.81%) Telecoms
2 62 (21.68%) Finance
3 31 (10.84%) Marketing
4 18 (6.29%) Billing
5 11 (3.85%) Legal
6 8 (2.80%) Banking
6 8 (2.80%) Retail
7 7 (2.45%) Back Office
8 6 (2.10%) Aerospace
9 5 (1.75%) Automotive
9 5 (1.75%) Manufacturing
9 5 (1.75%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.05%) Games
11 2 (0.70%) Advertising
12 1 (0.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (11.54%) Web Services
2 25 (8.74%) HTML
2 25 (8.74%) J2EE
3 23 (8.04%) XML
4 21 (7.34%) CSS
5 19 (6.64%) Spring
6 18 (6.29%) Java EE
6 18 (6.29%) XSLT
6 18 (6.29%) XHTML
6 18 (6.29%) JSP
6 18 (6.29%) jQuery
7 8 (2.80%) WebCenter
8 6 (2.10%) Middleware
9 5 (1.75%) SOAP
9 5 (1.75%) .NET
9 5 (1.75%) REST
9 5 (1.75%) WSDL
10 4 (1.40%) Oracle Fusion
11 3 (1.05%) XSD
12 2 (0.70%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 38 (13.29%) Analytical Skills
2 37 (12.94%) Computer Science
3 21 (7.34%) Client/Server
4 18 (6.29%) Smartphone
4 18 (6.29%) iPad
5 11 (3.85%) Celerra
5 11 (3.85%) Management Information System
5 11 (3.85%) CLARiiON
6 9 (3.15%) IVR
7 8 (2.80%) PKI
7 8 (2.80%) Data Integration
8 7 (2.45%) Taxonomies
8 7 (2.45%) Mathematics
8 7 (2.45%) CESG
8 7 (2.45%) Enterprise Software
9 5 (1.75%) Open Source
10 3 (1.05%) FMCG
10 3 (1.05%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.70%) User Experience
11 2 (0.70%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 32 (11.19%) Windows
2 30 (10.49%) Linux
3 4 (1.40%) UNIX
4 3 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.35%) Debian
6 1 (0.35%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.35%) AIX
6 1 (0.35%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (19.23%) SOA
1 55 (19.23%) TOGAF
2 47 (16.43%) Agile Software Development
3 40 (13.99%) CRM
4 38 (13.29%) ITIL
5 31 (10.84%) Migration
6 28 (9.79%) Project Management
7 27 (9.44%) Mentoring
8 24 (8.39%) Scrum
8 24 (8.39%) E-Commerce
9 22 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
10 18 (6.29%) Unit Testing
10 18 (6.29%) TDD
10 18 (6.29%) DSDM
10 18 (6.29%) Extreme Programming
10 18 (6.29%) BDD
11 17 (5.94%) UML
12 15 (5.24%) ERP
13 14 (4.90%) Service Delivery
13 14 (4.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 35 (12.24%) Java
2 23 (8.04%) JavaScript
3 21 (7.34%) SQL
4 6 (2.10%) C#
5 5 (1.75%) C
6 4 (1.40%) VBScript
7 2 (0.70%) VB
7 2 (0.70%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.35%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 59 (20.63%) Degree
2 24 (8.39%) Security Cleared
3 19 (6.64%) SC Cleared
4 12 (4.20%) CCIA
4 12 (4.20%) Citrix Certification
5 11 (3.85%) CCEA
5 11 (3.85%) MCSE
5 11 (3.85%) CCA
5 11 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
5 11 (3.85%) NCDA
5 11 (3.85%) NCIE
5 11 (3.85%) VCAP
5 11 (3.85%) VTSP
5 11 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 11 (3.85%) MCTS
5 11 (3.85%) MCITP
6 9 (3.15%) CISSP
7 7 (2.45%) CISM
8 5 (1.75%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.70%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (3.50%) QA
2 1 (0.35%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (8.04%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (6.29%) Active Directory
3 15 (5.24%) Hyper-V
4 12 (4.20%) XenDesktop
4 12 (4.20%) vSphere
5 11 (3.85%) vCloud
6 3 (1.05%) Xen
6 3 (1.05%) XenServer
7 2 (0.70%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.70%) XenApp
8 1 (0.35%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.35%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (1.40%) Windows Intune
2 2 (0.70%) Netcool
2 2 (0.70%) Nagios
2 2 (0.70%) OpenView
2 2 (0.70%) OpenNMS
3 1 (0.35%) Cisco UCCE
3 1 (0.35%) Unicenter
3 1 (0.35%) WMI
3 1 (0.35%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.35%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.35%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 39 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 35 (12.24%) Oracle
3 28 (9.79%) VMware
4 27 (9.44%) SAP
5 23 (8.04%) Cisco
5 23 (8.04%) EMC
6 22 (7.69%) Citrix
7 18 (6.29%) hybris
8 15 (5.24%) NetApp
9 12 (4.20%) 3PAR
10 11 (3.85%) Hyperion
11 10 (3.50%) HP
12 9 (3.15%) Genesys
13 8 (2.80%) IBM
13 8 (2.80%) Open Text
14 7 (2.45%) Cognos
15 6 (2.10%) Business Objects
16 5 (1.75%) Juniper
16 5 (1.75%) Huawei
17 4 (1.40%) McAfee
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