The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Reading region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 7 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 46 53 32
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -21
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 80 110 176
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 4.90% 4.47% 6.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.12% 4.69% 7.04%
Number of salaries quoted 42 83 113
Median salary £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £51,800
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
Architect
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading 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
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1561 2346 2501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 95.53% 95.25% 95.57%
Number of salaries quoted 1151 1891 1568
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+2.43% +2.50%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of job ads across the Reading region that featured Architect in the job title.

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 7 December 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Reading region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 55 (31.25%) Presales
2 50 (28.41%) VMware
3 45 (25.57%) Telecoms
4 43 (24.43%) Cisco
5 41 (23.30%) VMware Infrastructure
6 37 (21.02%) Windows
7 33 (18.75%) Linux
8 31 (17.61%) Microsoft
8 31 (17.61%) Data Centre
9 28 (15.91%) HP
10 27 (15.34%) Analytics
11 26 (14.77%) Internet
11 26 (14.77%) CRM
12 25 (14.20%) SOA
13 24 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
13 24 (13.64%) SQL Server
14 23 (13.07%) Migration
15 22 (12.50%) Finance
15 22 (12.50%) Project Management
15 22 (12.50%) Security Architecture
15 22 (12.50%) Data Architecture
16 21 (11.93%) B2B
16 21 (11.93%) B2C
16 21 (11.93%) Degree
17 20 (11.36%) Firewall
17 20 (11.36%) Active Directory
17 20 (11.36%) Big Data
18 19 (10.80%) Hyper-V
18 19 (10.80%) Hadoop
18 19 (10.80%) vSphere

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 17 (9.66%) Apache Spark
1 17 (9.66%) IIS
2 16 (9.09%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.98%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.57%) Apache Pig
4 1 (0.57%) CMS
4 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (0.57%) JBoss
4 1 (0.57%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.57%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (9.66%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.82%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.70%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.57%) MS Project
4 1 (0.57%) S-PLUS
Business Applications
1 3 (1.70%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 14 (7.95%) Cloud Computing
2 7 (3.98%) IaaS
2 7 (3.98%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (3.98%) PaaS
2 7 (3.98%) SaaS
3 5 (2.84%) Office 365
4 4 (2.27%) Force.com
5 2 (1.14%) Amazon AWS
5 2 (1.14%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 26 (14.77%) Internet
2 20 (11.36%) Firewall
3 18 (10.23%) TCP/IP
4 16 (9.09%) DHCP
4 16 (9.09%) DNS
5 14 (7.95%) Cisco ASA
6 11 (6.25%) Network Security
7 10 (5.68%) SSL
7 10 (5.68%) WAN
8 9 (5.11%) Intrusion Detection
8 9 (5.11%) VPN
9 8 (4.55%) LAN
10 6 (3.41%) MPLS
11 5 (2.84%) Ethernet
12 4 (2.27%) 3G
13 3 (1.70%) 3GPP
13 3 (1.70%) DWDM
13 3 (1.70%) HTTP
13 3 (1.70%) SMTP
13 3 (1.70%) SS7
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (13.64%) SQL Server
2 20 (11.36%) Big Data
3 19 (10.80%) Hadoop
4 17 (9.66%) Apache Cassandra
5 8 (4.55%) MySQL
6 5 (2.84%) DB2
7 3 (1.70%) GIS
8 2 (1.14%) Apache Accumulo
8 2 (1.14%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (1.14%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.57%) Apache Hive
9 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
9 1 (0.57%) Neo4j
9 1 (0.57%) OrientDB
9 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.57%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 45 (25.57%) Telecoms
2 22 (12.50%) Finance
3 10 (5.68%) Billing
4 8 (4.55%) Marketing
5 6 (3.41%) Banking
5 6 (3.41%) Retail
6 5 (2.84%) Mandarin Language
6 5 (2.84%) Spanish Language
7 3 (1.70%) Electronics
7 3 (1.70%) Legal
7 3 (1.70%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.14%) Advertising
9 1 (0.57%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.27%) SOAP
1 4 (2.27%) Web Services
2 3 (1.70%) .NET
2 3 (1.70%) J2EE
2 3 (1.70%) RESTful
3 2 (1.14%) AngularJS
3 2 (1.14%) CGI
3 2 (1.14%) REST
4 1 (0.57%) .NET Framework
4 1 (0.57%) Apache Camel
4 1 (0.57%) Apache CXF
4 1 (0.57%) IBM Integration Bus
4 1 (0.57%) jQuery
4 1 (0.57%) Middleware
4 1 (0.57%) PhoneGap
4 1 (0.57%) React
4 1 (0.57%) Spring
4 1 (0.57%) Spring Boot
4 1 (0.57%) XML
4 1 (0.57%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 31 (17.61%) Data Centre
2 24 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 17 (9.66%) Internet of Things
4 16 (9.09%) Clustering
5 13 (7.39%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 13 (7.39%) Hybrid Cloud
6 9 (5.11%) N-Tier
7 8 (4.55%) Driving Licence
8 6 (3.41%) Computer Science
8 6 (3.41%) Management Information System
9 5 (2.84%) Economics
9 5 (2.84%) Private Cloud
9 5 (2.84%) Public Cloud
10 4 (2.27%) iPad
11 3 (1.70%) CCTV
11 3 (1.70%) FMCG
11 3 (1.70%) Mobile App
11 3 (1.70%) Streaming Video
12 2 (1.14%) AS400
12 2 (1.14%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 37 (21.02%) Windows
2 33 (18.75%) Linux
3 17 (9.66%) Windows Server 2012
4 16 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 16 (9.09%) Unix
4 16 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.70%) Windows 10
6 2 (1.14%) AIX
6 2 (1.14%) Apple iOS
6 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server
6 2 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.57%) Android
7 1 (0.57%) CentOS
7 1 (0.57%) Windows 8
7 1 (0.57%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (31.25%) Presales
2 27 (15.34%) Analytics
3 26 (14.77%) CRM
4 25 (14.20%) SOA
5 23 (13.07%) Migration
6 22 (12.50%) Data Architecture
6 22 (12.50%) Project Management
6 22 (12.50%) Security Architecture
7 21 (11.93%) B2B
7 21 (11.93%) B2C
8 19 (10.80%) Information Security
8 19 (10.80%) Project Planning
9 17 (9.66%) Business Development
9 17 (9.66%) Data Engineering
9 17 (9.66%) Load Balancing
10 16 (9.09%) Validation
11 15 (8.52%) Agile Software Development
11 15 (8.52%) Change Management
12 14 (7.95%) Business Analysis
12 14 (7.95%) eTOM
Programming Languages
1 10 (5.68%) Java
2 7 (3.98%) SQL
3 6 (3.41%) C
4 5 (2.84%) Python
5 4 (2.27%) Perl
6 3 (1.70%) PHP
7 2 (1.14%) C#
8 1 (0.57%) C++
8 1 (0.57%) Scala
8 1 (0.57%) VB
Qualifications
1 21 (11.93%) Degree
2 17 (9.66%) MCITP
2 17 (9.66%) MCSE
2 17 (9.66%) Microsoft Certification
3 16 (9.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 16 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 14 (7.95%) Security Cleared
5 12 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
6 10 (5.68%) CCNP
7 8 (4.55%) CCIE
7 8 (4.55%) SC Cleared
8 6 (3.41%) MBA
9 5 (2.84%) CISSP
10 4 (2.27%) JNCIE
10 4 (2.27%) JNCIP
11 3 (1.70%) CCVP
11 3 (1.70%) DV Cleared
11 3 (1.70%) ITIL Certification
12 1 (0.57%) CCNA
12 1 (0.57%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 5 (2.84%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 2 (1.14%) QA
4 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 41 (23.30%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (11.36%) Active Directory
3 19 (10.80%) Hyper-V
3 19 (10.80%) vSphere
4 16 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 16 (9.09%) vCloud
4 16 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 10 (5.68%) VMware ESX
6 3 (1.70%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (1.70%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (1.70%) Xen
7 2 (1.14%) BitLocker
8 1 (0.57%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.57%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 16 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 9 (5.11%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 4 (2.27%) SCCM
4 3 (1.70%) Ansible
4 3 (1.70%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (1.70%) Puppet
5 2 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.14%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.57%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.57%) Hadoop YARN
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.57%) Nessus
6 1 (0.57%) SCOM
Vendors
1 50 (28.41%) VMware
2 43 (24.43%) Cisco
3 31 (17.61%) Microsoft
4 28 (15.91%) HP
5 17 (9.66%) CheckPoint
5 17 (9.66%) Red Hat
6 16 (9.09%) Veritas
7 10 (5.68%) EMC
7 10 (5.68%) Palo Alto
8 9 (5.11%) IBM
8 9 (5.11%) NetApp
9 8 (4.55%) Citrix
9 8 (4.55%) Juniper
10 7 (3.98%) Huawei
10 7 (3.98%) Oracle
11 6 (3.41%) Imperva
11 6 (3.41%) LogLogic
12 5 (2.84%) Salesforce.com
13 4 (2.27%) SAP
13 4 (2.27%) Siebel
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