The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 192 182 167
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 30 38 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.56% 0.67% 0.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.60% 0.72% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 26 24 35
Average salary £75,750 £67,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.22% -10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £43,030 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
Technical 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
4982 5245 4944
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 92.62% 93.15% 94.26%
Number of salaries quoted 3688 3819 3900
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Berkshire

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Technical 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 Technical Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 6 May 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
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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 -12 20 £85,000 +25.92% 1
Bracknell +8 4 £70,000 +3.70%
Slough +3 2 - -
Technical Architect
South East

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 31 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.99%) Technical Architecture
3 25 (34.25%) VMware
3 25 (34.25%) ITIL
3 25 (34.25%) Windows
4 24 (32.88%) Java
4 24 (32.88%) TOGAF
4 24 (32.88%) Retail
5 19 (26.03%) TDD
5 19 (26.03%) Spring
5 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
5 19 (26.03%) Linux
6 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
6 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
6 18 (24.66%) HP
6 18 (24.66%) Scrum
7 17 (23.29%) Finance
7 17 (23.29%) Cisco
8 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
8 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (21.92%) Hyper-V
8 16 (21.92%) Capacity Planning
8 16 (21.92%) Performance Tuning
8 16 (21.92%) Mentoring
9 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (20.55%) Load Balancing
9 15 (20.55%) SOA
10 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
10 14 (19.18%) Oracle
10 14 (19.18%) Migration

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 12 (16.44%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.70%) IIS
3 4 (5.48%) MS Exchange
4 3 (4.11%) Lync
4 3 (4.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.11%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (2.74%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.37%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
6 1 (1.37%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.37%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (1.37%) JBoss
6 1 (1.37%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (1.37%) WebLogic
Applications
1 14 (19.18%) MS Excel
2 10 (13.70%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (13.70%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (8.22%) SaaS
3 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 4 (5.48%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (2.74%) Office 365
6 1 (1.37%) IaaS
6 1 (1.37%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) DHCP
1 10 (13.70%) TCP/IP
1 10 (13.70%) DNS
1 10 (13.70%) SAN
1 10 (13.70%) NAS
2 8 (10.96%) WAN
3 5 (6.85%) Firewall
4 4 (5.48%) WLAN
4 4 (5.48%) MPLS
4 4 (5.48%) OSPF
4 4 (5.48%) BGP
4 4 (5.48%) Software-Defined Networking
5 3 (4.11%) LAN
6 2 (2.74%) Wireless
6 2 (2.74%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.44%) Hadoop
3 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database 11g
3 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database
3 10 (13.70%) Oracle Database 10g
4 9 (12.33%) NoSQL
5 7 (9.59%) DB2
6 5 (6.85%) CouchDB
7 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 3 (4.11%) Relational Database
8 3 (4.11%) RDBMS
8 3 (4.11%) BusinessObjects
8 3 (4.11%) SAP BW
8 3 (4.11%) SAP Data Services
8 3 (4.11%) Oracle Exadata
8 3 (4.11%) SAP HANA
General
1 24 (32.88%) Retail
2 17 (23.29%) Finance
3 10 (13.70%) Legal
3 10 (13.70%) Billing
4 4 (5.48%) Advertising
5 2 (2.74%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (26.03%) Spring
2 10 (13.70%) Software Packaging
3 8 (10.96%) RESTful
4 7 (9.59%) Java EE
4 7 (9.59%) JSON
4 7 (9.59%) SOAP
4 7 (9.59%) .NET
4 7 (9.59%) ASP.NET
4 7 (9.59%) Play Framework
5 5 (6.85%) AngularJS
5 5 (6.85%) CSS
5 5 (6.85%) ASP.NET MVC
5 5 (6.85%) HTML
5 5 (6.85%) jQuery
6 4 (5.48%) KnockoutJS
6 4 (5.48%) Middleware
7 1 (1.37%) SAP Basis
7 1 (1.37%) .NET Framework
7 1 (1.37%) J2EE
7 1 (1.37%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 14 (19.18%) Clustering
2 10 (13.70%) N-Tier
2 10 (13.70%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) Replication
3 3 (4.11%) Performance Metrics
4 2 (2.74%) Blackberry
4 2 (2.74%) FMCG
4 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 25 (34.25%) Windows
2 19 (26.03%) Linux
3 16 (21.92%) Windows Server 2008
4 10 (13.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (10.96%) UNIX
6 4 (5.48%) AIX
7 2 (2.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 31 (42.47%) Agile Software Development
2 27 (36.99%) Technical Architecture
3 25 (34.25%) ITIL
4 24 (32.88%) TOGAF
5 19 (26.03%) TDD
6 18 (24.66%) Scrum
7 16 (21.92%) Capacity Planning
7 16 (21.92%) Performance Tuning
7 16 (21.92%) Mentoring
8 15 (20.55%) Load Balancing
8 15 (20.55%) SOA
9 14 (19.18%) Migration
9 14 (19.18%) BDD
10 13 (17.81%) Kanban
11 12 (16.44%) Software Engineering
12 11 (15.07%) Validation
13 10 (13.70%) Business Development
13 10 (13.70%) DoDAF
13 10 (13.70%) Project Planning
13 10 (13.70%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (32.88%) Java
2 18 (24.66%) JavaScript
3 10 (13.70%) SQL
4 7 (9.59%) C#
5 3 (4.11%) ABAP
6 2 (2.74%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.37%) Scala
7 1 (1.37%) Clojure
7 1 (1.37%) Python
7 1 (1.37%) Ruby
7 1 (1.37%) Perl
7 1 (1.37%) PHP
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (15.07%) MCSE
2 11 (15.07%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (13.70%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (13.70%) MCITP
4 5 (6.85%) Security Cleared
5 4 (5.48%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (4.11%) MCP
6 3 (4.11%) SC Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.37%) VTSP
7 1 (1.37%) MCSA
7 1 (1.37%) CCIE
7 1 (1.37%) CCNP
7 1 (1.37%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.70%) COBIT
2 1 (1.37%) QA
2 1 (1.37%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 16 (21.92%) Active Directory
1 16 (21.92%) Hyper-V
2 15 (20.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (16.44%) Terminal Services
4 10 (13.70%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (13.70%) vSphere
4 10 (13.70%) vCloud
5 3 (4.11%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (2.74%) XenApp
7 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 10 (13.70%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (4.11%) Data Guard
3 1 (1.37%) ARCserve
3 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (1.37%) NetBackup
3 1 (1.37%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 25 (34.25%) VMware
2 18 (24.66%) Microsoft
2 18 (24.66%) HP
3 17 (23.29%) Cisco
4 14 (19.18%) Oracle
5 10 (13.70%) Citrix
5 10 (13.70%) Juniper
5 10 (13.70%) Veritas
5 10 (13.70%) Red Hat
6 8 (10.96%) IBM
7 5 (6.85%) CheckPoint
7 5 (6.85%) Nokia
8 4 (5.48%) SAP
9 3 (4.11%) Business Objects
10 2 (2.74%) Intel
10 2 (2.74%) Software AG
10 2 (2.74%) Ab Initio
10 2 (2.74%) webMethods
11 1 (1.37%) Symantec
11 1 (1.37%) Salesforce.com
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Salary: competitive
Posted: 26 days ago