The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 23 25 39
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 184 177 116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 7.71% 7.83% 5.23%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.33% 8.31% 5.58%
Number of salaries quoted 135 136 99
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2209 2131 2078
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.58% 94.25% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1581 1707 1762
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
Berkshire

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Reading region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 115 (32.49%) Security Cleared
2 108 (30.51%) SC Cleared
3 80 (22.60%) Microsoft
4 76 (21.47%) Finance
5 69 (19.49%) Telecoms
6 54 (15.25%) MS Excel
7 48 (13.56%) Windows
8 47 (13.28%) ITIL
9 39 (11.02%) Oracle
10 38 (10.73%) Citrix
10 38 (10.73%) Network Design
11 37 (10.45%) CRM
11 37 (10.45%) VMware
12 36 (10.17%) Cisco
13 35 (9.89%) TOGAF
13 35 (9.89%) Degree
14 34 (9.60%) Security Architecture
15 32 (9.04%) Data Modelling
15 32 (9.04%) Active Directory
16 31 (8.76%) SharePoint
16 31 (8.76%) Marketing
17 30 (8.47%) SQL Server
17 30 (8.47%) .NET
18 29 (8.19%) Migration
18 29 (8.19%) Project Management
18 29 (8.19%) DV Cleared
19 28 (7.91%) SOA
20 27 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
20 27 (7.63%) Java
21 26 (7.34%) Juniper

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 31 (8.76%) SharePoint
2 16 (4.52%) MS Exchange
2 16 (4.52%) Lync
3 11 (3.11%) SharePoint Server
3 11 (3.11%) IIS
4 10 (2.82%) Tomcat
4 10 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2010
4 10 (2.82%) Exchange Server 2007
5 9 (2.54%) Apache
6 8 (2.26%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (1.69%) WebLogic
7 6 (1.69%) BizTalk Server
8 5 (1.41%) Exchange Server 2013
8 5 (1.41%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (1.41%) Apache Solr
9 4 (1.13%) Exchange Server 2000
10 2 (0.56%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.56%) MQSeries
10 2 (0.56%) nginx
Applications
1 54 (15.25%) MS Excel
2 10 (2.82%) MS Office
3 9 (2.54%) MS Project
3 9 (2.54%) MS Visio
4 6 (1.69%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 6 (1.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (1.41%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.13%) Oracle ASCP
3 4 (1.13%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
5 2 (0.56%) Maximo
5 2 (0.56%) SAP CRM
5 2 (0.56%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.56%) Demantra
5 2 (0.56%) TIBCO iProcess
5 2 (0.56%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.56%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.56%) SAP SRM
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.28%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.28%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 18 (5.08%) Office 365
2 14 (3.95%) IaaS
3 13 (3.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (1.98%) Force.com
5 6 (1.69%) SaaS
6 4 (1.13%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.13%) PaaS
7 3 (0.85%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.56%) Google Apps
8 2 (0.56%) Heroku
8 2 (0.56%) Google App Engine
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.65%) Firewall
2 19 (5.37%) Wireless
3 13 (3.67%) Network Security
4 10 (2.82%) IPv6
4 10 (2.82%) Unified Communications
4 10 (2.82%) LTE
5 8 (2.26%) DNS
5 8 (2.26%) 3GPP
6 7 (1.98%) Cisco Nexus
7 6 (1.69%) Internet
7 6 (1.69%) LDAP
7 6 (1.69%) HTTP
7 6 (1.69%) Broadband
8 5 (1.41%) 4G
8 5 (1.41%) NetScaler
8 5 (1.41%) LAN
8 5 (1.41%) DHCP
8 5 (1.41%) WAN
8 5 (1.41%) SAN
8 5 (1.41%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 23 (6.50%) Data Warehouse
3 10 (2.82%) SQL Server 2005
4 9 (2.54%) Big Data
4 9 (2.54%) MySQL
4 9 (2.54%) EDRMS
4 9 (2.54%) Oracle Database
4 9 (2.54%) Relational Database
5 8 (2.26%) Data Mining
6 7 (1.98%) SQL Server 2008
7 6 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 4 (1.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle BI EE
9 3 (0.85%) BusinessObjects
10 2 (0.56%) PostgreSQL
10 2 (0.56%) IDOL
10 2 (0.56%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.56%) Redis
10 2 (0.56%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (1.98%) Git (software)
2 5 (1.41%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.13%) Mockito
3 4 (1.13%) Selenium
4 3 (0.85%) Rational Rose
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle Forms
5 2 (0.56%) Cucumber
5 2 (0.56%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (0.56%) PhantomJS
5 2 (0.56%) Sinon.JS
6 1 (0.28%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
6 1 (0.28%) Ant
6 1 (0.28%) JUnit
6 1 (0.28%) WebObjects
6 1 (0.28%) Subversion
General
1 76 (21.47%) Finance
2 69 (19.49%) Telecoms
3 31 (8.76%) Marketing
4 13 (3.67%) Billing
5 12 (3.39%) Back Office
6 8 (2.26%) Manufacturing
7 7 (1.98%) Legal
8 6 (1.69%) Banking
9 2 (0.56%) Advertising
10 1 (0.28%) Local Government
10 1 (0.28%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.28%) Electronics
10 1 (0.28%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (8.47%) .NET
2 17 (4.80%) XML
3 16 (4.52%) Web Services
4 12 (3.39%) HTML
4 12 (3.39%) ASP.NET
5 11 (3.11%) J2EE
6 10 (2.82%) XSLT
7 9 (2.54%) .NET Framework
7 9 (2.54%) CSS
8 8 (2.26%) Spring
9 7 (1.98%) Java EE
9 7 (1.98%) JSP
10 6 (1.69%) Silverlight
11 5 (1.41%) jQuery
11 5 (1.41%) Oracle Fusion
11 5 (1.41%) Middleware
12 4 (1.13%) XHTML
12 4 (1.13%) WF
13 3 (0.85%) JSON
13 3 (0.85%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 14 (3.95%) PKI
2 11 (3.11%) Computer Science
2 11 (3.11%) Management Information System
3 10 (2.82%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (2.26%) Taxonomies
4 8 (2.26%) Economics
5 5 (1.41%) Smartphone
5 5 (1.41%) Data Integration
5 5 (1.41%) iPad
5 5 (1.41%) Client/Server
5 5 (1.41%) GIS
6 4 (1.13%) CLARiiON
6 4 (1.13%) Replication
6 4 (1.13%) Digital Media
6 4 (1.13%) Open Source
6 4 (1.13%) RMADS
6 4 (1.13%) Celerra
6 4 (1.13%) SCADA
7 3 (0.85%) W3C
7 3 (0.85%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 48 (13.56%) Windows
2 14 (3.95%) Linux
3 5 (1.41%) Windows 8
3 5 (1.41%) UNIX
4 3 (0.85%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.85%) Mac OS X
4 3 (0.85%) Windows XP
5 2 (0.56%) Debian
5 2 (0.56%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.56%) Android
5 2 (0.56%) Windows Vista
5 2 (0.56%) Ubuntu
6 1 (0.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.28%) AIX
6 1 (0.28%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (13.28%) ITIL
2 38 (10.73%) Network Design
3 37 (10.45%) CRM
4 35 (9.89%) TOGAF
5 34 (9.60%) Security Architecture
6 32 (9.04%) Data Modelling
7 29 (8.19%) Migration
7 29 (8.19%) Project Management
8 28 (7.91%) SOA
9 27 (7.63%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (6.78%) Business Analysis
11 22 (6.21%) ERP
12 21 (5.93%) Data Management
13 20 (5.65%) UML
13 20 (5.65%) Agile Software Development
13 20 (5.65%) Waterfall
14 19 (5.37%) Technical Architecture
15 18 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
16 16 (4.52%) Stakeholder Management
16 16 (4.52%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 27 (7.63%) Java
2 21 (5.93%) SQL
3 13 (3.67%) C#
4 9 (2.54%) JavaScript
5 5 (1.41%) PowerShell
5 5 (1.41%) C
6 4 (1.13%) PHP
7 3 (0.85%) Python
7 3 (0.85%) Perl
8 2 (0.56%) Shell Script
8 2 (0.56%) Delphi
8 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.56%) VB
8 2 (0.56%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.56%) Apex Code
9 1 (0.28%) Korn
9 1 (0.28%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.28%) C-shell
9 1 (0.28%) C++
9 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 115 (32.49%) Security Cleared
2 108 (30.51%) SC Cleared
3 35 (9.89%) Degree
4 29 (8.19%) DV Cleared
5 16 (4.52%) Cisco Certification
6 15 (4.24%) CCNP
7 14 (3.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (3.67%) MCTS
9 12 (3.39%) MCSE
9 12 (3.39%) MCITP
10 11 (3.11%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 11 (3.11%) Citrix Certification
11 8 (2.26%) CCIA
12 7 (1.98%) CCA
12 7 (1.98%) CISSP
13 6 (1.69%) ISEB
13 6 (1.69%) NCDA
13 6 (1.69%) NCIE
14 5 (1.41%) CCEE
15 4 (1.13%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.98%) QA
2 7 (1.98%) SLA
3 4 (1.13%) COBIT
4 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 3 (0.85%) JSP 440
5 1 (0.28%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 32 (9.04%) Active Directory
2 26 (7.34%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (6.21%) Hyper-V
4 17 (4.80%) XenApp
4 17 (4.80%) XenDesktop
5 13 (3.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (2.54%) vSphere
7 6 (1.69%) VMware ESX
8 4 (1.13%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.13%) vCloud
8 4 (1.13%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.85%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.85%) XenServer
10 2 (0.56%) Xen
11 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (1.98%) SCCM
2 6 (1.69%) XenMobile
3 5 (1.41%) SCOM
3 5 (1.41%) NetBackup
4 3 (0.85%) EMC NetWorker
4 3 (0.85%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 2 (0.56%) Backup Exec
5 2 (0.56%) ARCserve
5 2 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (0.56%) WSUS
5 2 (0.56%) SCOrch
5 2 (0.56%) SCSM
6 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
6 1 (0.28%) Netcool
6 1 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 80 (22.60%) Microsoft
2 39 (11.02%) Oracle
3 38 (10.73%) Citrix
4 37 (10.45%) VMware
5 36 (10.17%) Cisco
6 26 (7.34%) Juniper
7 24 (6.78%) F5
8 20 (5.65%) SAP
9 15 (4.24%) EMC
10 11 (3.11%) Huawei
11 9 (2.54%) Salesforce.com
12 8 (2.26%) Open Text
12 8 (2.26%) NetApp
12 8 (2.26%) HP
13 6 (1.69%) AppSense
13 6 (1.69%) Symantec
14 5 (1.41%) CheckPoint
14 5 (1.41%) Informatica
15 4 (1.13%) Blue Coat
15 4 (1.13%) ESRI
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Posted: 6 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
The People Network
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Good Benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
UK - Reading/Manchester/London/Edinburgh
Microsoft
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 11 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Opus Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £67000 - £75000 per annum + £6K Car Allow + Bonus to 20%
Posted: 12 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + 20K bonus, car
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
LA International
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Streamline Connections
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: competitive
Posted: 9 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 14 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Excellent Corporate Benefits
Posted: 15 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 16 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £90000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 21 days ago
Reading
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £90000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Reading
Progressive Recruitment
Salary: £90000 - £91000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago