The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Architect
Rank 218 220 206
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 7 10 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.12% 0.17% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.18% 0.31%
Number of salaries quoted 7 6 7
Average salary £85,000 £52,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+61.90% -12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,050 £50,000 £52,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £53,750 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £43,750
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +25.71%
Systems 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
5476 5524 5134
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 94.07% 93.28% 94.18%
Number of salaries quoted 3850 4053 4264
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,000 £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%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Systems Architect in the job title across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Systems Architect across the Berkshire region.

Systems Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

Systems Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Systems Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Systems 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 Systems Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 18 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 -2 4 £87,500 +66.66%
Bracknell - 1 £65,000 -
Newbury - 1 £61,000 -
Systems Architect
South East

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 15 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 13 (61.90%) Marketing
3 12 (57.14%) Service Delivery
3 12 (57.14%) Migration
4 11 (52.38%) Legal
5 9 (42.86%) Degree
5 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
6 8 (38.10%) Finance
7 4 (19.05%) VMware
7 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
7 4 (19.05%) ITIL
7 4 (19.05%) Windows
7 4 (19.05%) SaaS
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
8 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (9.52%) SQL
8 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
8 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
8 2 (9.52%) Retail
8 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
8 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (4.76%) Middleware
9 1 (4.76%) Oracle ADF
9 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (4.76%) Clustering
9 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
9 1 (4.76%) Citrix
9 1 (4.76%) UML

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.76%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (19.05%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (19.05%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle Database
General
1 15 (71.43%) Telecoms
2 13 (61.90%) Marketing
3 11 (52.38%) Legal
4 8 (38.10%) Finance
5 2 (9.52%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) J2EE
1 1 (4.76%) Middleware
1 1 (4.76%) Oracle ADF
1 1 (4.76%) WebCenter
Miscellaneous
1 9 (42.86%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.76%) Data Integration
2 1 (4.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (19.05%) Windows
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (9.52%) Windows 2000 Server
3 1 (4.76%) Linux
3 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (57.14%) Service Delivery
1 12 (57.14%) Migration
2 4 (19.05%) ITIL
3 2 (9.52%) TOGAF
4 1 (4.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
4 1 (4.76%) Data Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Software Architecture
4 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
4 1 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (4.76%) UML
Programming Languages
1 2 (9.52%) SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (42.86%) Degree
2 2 (9.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (9.52%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) VMware
2 1 (4.76%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Citrix