The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 176 174 199
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +25
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 48 49 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.87% 0.90% 0.53%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.08% 1.14% 0.69%
Number of salaries quoted 39 30 25
Average salary £70,000 £51,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.25% -15.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £38,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,900
% change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.59%
Technical Architecture
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
4448 4282 4042
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Berkshire 81.08% 78.64% 76.38%
Number of salaries quoted 3268 3103 3162
Average salary £50,500 £48,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.20% +1.05%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +6.25%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Berkshire

Technical Architecture
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

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

Technical Architecture Salary Histogram in Berkshire

Technical Architecture
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 Architecture within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 3 March 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 -8 29 £70,000 +47.36% 1
Slough +3 4 £65,000 -11.86%
Maidenhead -7 3 £85,000 -
Newbury -5 1 £62,500 -
Bracknell -7 1 £70,000 -
Technical Architecture
South East

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 45 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (27.47%) Java
3 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
3 21 (23.08%) Scrum
4 20 (21.98%) Telecoms
4 20 (21.98%) SQL
5 18 (19.78%) Mentoring
6 17 (18.68%) Spring
7 15 (16.48%) JavaScript
7 15 (16.48%) Finance
8 14 (15.38%) HTML
8 14 (15.38%) CSS
8 14 (15.38%) Windows
8 14 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
8 14 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
9 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
9 13 (14.29%) HP
10 12 (13.19%) Marketing
11 11 (12.09%) jQuery
11 11 (12.09%) Unit Testing
11 11 (12.09%) Waterfall
12 10 (10.99%) BDD
12 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (10.99%) Kanban
12 10 (10.99%) Hadoop
12 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
12 10 (10.99%) SOAP
12 10 (10.99%) TDD
12 10 (10.99%) TOGAF
13 9 (9.89%) SQL Server

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT jobs across the Berkshire region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (4.40%) WebLogic
2 1 (1.10%) Office Communications Server
2 1 (1.10%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (14.29%) MS Excel
2 7 (7.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.20%) Exstream
2 1 (1.10%) CSG Singleview
Cloud Services
1 7 (7.69%) Office 365
2 5 (5.49%) Cloud Computing
3 3 (3.30%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.79%) Unified Communications
2 6 (6.59%) MPLS
3 5 (5.49%) Firewall
3 5 (5.49%) WAN
4 4 (4.40%) Network Security
5 3 (3.30%) VoIP
6 2 (2.20%) Wireless
7 1 (1.10%) IPsec
7 1 (1.10%) IP Telephony
7 1 (1.10%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (1.10%) OSPF
7 1 (1.10%) BGP
7 1 (1.10%) H.323
7 1 (1.10%) WLAN
7 1 (1.10%) ATM
7 1 (1.10%) LAN
7 1 (1.10%) Ethernet
7 1 (1.10%) SNMP
7 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.10%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (10.99%) Hadoop
2 9 (9.89%) SQL Server 2008
2 9 (9.89%) SQL Server
3 5 (5.49%) RavenDB
4 4 (4.40%) Oracle Database
5 3 (3.30%) SAP HANA
5 3 (3.30%) DB2
5 3 (3.30%) BusinessObjects
5 3 (3.30%) SAP BW
5 3 (3.30%) SAP Data Services
6 1 (1.10%) NoSQL
6 1 (1.10%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (9.89%) Visual Studio
2 5 (5.49%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.20%) Ant
3 2 (2.20%) JIRA
3 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (21.98%) Telecoms
2 15 (16.48%) Finance
3 12 (13.19%) Marketing
4 7 (7.69%) Legal
5 3 (3.30%) Banking
5 3 (3.30%) Retail
6 2 (2.20%) Billing
6 2 (2.20%) French Language
6 2 (2.20%) German Language
6 2 (2.20%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.10%) Portuguese Language
7 1 (1.10%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 42 (46.15%) Architect
2 27 (29.67%) Technical Architect
3 10 (10.99%) Solutions Designer
3 10 (10.99%) Designer
4 9 (9.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (9.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 9 (9.89%) .NET Developer
4 9 (9.89%) C# Developer
4 9 (9.89%) ASP.NET Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Developer
4 9 (9.89%) Consultant
4 9 (9.89%) Solutions Architect
5 5 (5.49%) Lead Designer
5 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
5 5 (5.49%) Security Architect
5 5 (5.49%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (5.49%) Marketing Manager
5 5 (5.49%) C# Software Developer
6 4 (4.40%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (4.40%) Agile C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.68%) Spring
2 14 (15.38%) CSS
2 14 (15.38%) HTML
3 11 (12.09%) jQuery
4 10 (10.99%) SOAP
5 9 (9.89%) .NET
5 9 (9.89%) ASP.NET
5 9 (9.89%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 9 (9.89%) JSON
5 9 (9.89%) WCF
6 7 (7.69%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.69%) Play Framework
6 7 (7.69%) RESTful
6 7 (7.69%) Java EE
7 6 (6.59%) Web Services
8 5 (5.49%) XML
8 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (5.49%) LESS
8 5 (5.49%) ASP.NET MVC 4
8 5 (5.49%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.99%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (9.89%) Inversion of Control
3 5 (5.49%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.40%) Computer Science
4 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Storage
4 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.30%) Performance Metrics
5 3 (3.30%) RMADS
5 3 (3.30%) CESG
5 3 (3.30%) CESG CLAS
6 2 (2.20%) User Experience
6 2 (2.20%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.10%) Over-the-Top Content
7 1 (1.10%) MPEG
7 1 (1.10%) IPTV
7 1 (1.10%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (1.10%) FMCG
7 1 (1.10%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 14 (15.38%) Windows
2 4 (4.40%) UNIX
2 4 (4.40%) Linux
3 3 (3.30%) AIX
4 2 (2.20%) Android
4 2 (2.20%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.20%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (49.45%) Agile Software Development
2 21 (23.08%) Scrum
3 18 (19.78%) Mentoring
4 14 (15.38%) Performance Tuning
4 14 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
5 11 (12.09%) Waterfall
5 11 (12.09%) Unit Testing
6 10 (10.99%) Kanban
6 10 (10.99%) BDD
6 10 (10.99%) TDD
6 10 (10.99%) TOGAF
6 10 (10.99%) Software Engineering
7 9 (9.89%) Web Development
8 8 (8.79%) CRM
9 7 (7.69%) E-Commerce
9 7 (7.69%) ITIL
9 7 (7.69%) OO
9 7 (7.69%) SOA
9 7 (7.69%) MVC
9 7 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 25 (27.47%) Java
2 20 (21.98%) SQL
3 15 (16.48%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.89%) C#
4 9 (9.89%) T-SQL
5 5 (5.49%) TypeScript
6 3 (3.30%) ABAP
7 1 (1.10%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (9.89%) Cisco Certification
2 6 (6.59%) Degree
2 6 (6.59%) Security Cleared
3 5 (5.49%) SC Cleared
4 4 (4.40%) DV Cleared
4 4 (4.40%) JNCIA
4 4 (4.40%) CCNP
4 4 (4.40%) CCNA
5 3 (3.30%) VCP4
5 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (2.20%) CISSP
6 2 (2.20%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (1.10%) CCIE
7 1 (1.10%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.10%) GPG13
2 1 (1.10%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (1.10%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 21 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.29%) HP
3 9 (9.89%) Cisco
3 9 (9.89%) Juniper
4 7 (7.69%) VMware
5 5 (5.49%) Twitter
6 4 (4.40%) Aruba
6 4 (4.40%) NetApp
6 4 (4.40%) Oracle
6 4 (4.40%) Dell
6 4 (4.40%) EMC
7 3 (3.30%) Business Objects
7 3 (3.30%) SAP
7 3 (3.30%) IBM
8 2 (2.20%) Sencha
9 1 (1.10%) Polycom
9 1 (1.10%) Tandberg