The table below looks at the statistics 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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 18 27 32
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 234 166 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 9.46% 7.15% 7.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.37% 7.71% 7.39%
Number of salaries quoted 131 114 101
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
- +0.80%
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
2257 2152 1854
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.23% 92.64% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1552 1696 1537
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £71,100 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 1 October 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.

1 113 (28.32%) Security Cleared
2 110 (27.57%) Telecoms
3 105 (26.32%) SC Cleared
4 96 (24.06%) Microsoft
5 94 (23.56%) Finance
6 63 (15.79%) Windows
7 58 (14.54%) Cisco
8 56 (14.04%) ITIL
9 51 (12.78%) MS Excel
9 51 (12.78%) CRM
9 51 (12.78%) TOGAF
10 50 (12.53%) VMware
11 47 (11.78%) Degree
12 45 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
13 44 (11.03%) Migration
14 43 (10.78%) Hyper-V
14 43 (10.78%) Marketing
15 42 (10.53%) Mentoring
16 41 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
17 40 (10.03%) Citrix
18 39 (9.77%) SOA
18 39 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
19 38 (9.52%) Oracle
20 36 (9.02%) SAP
20 36 (9.02%) Network Design
20 36 (9.02%) Project Management
21 34 (8.52%) ERP
22 33 (8.27%) EMC
22 33 (8.27%) Active Directory
23 32 (8.02%) Business Analysis

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (7.77%) MS Exchange
1 31 (7.77%) SharePoint
2 21 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
3 20 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2003
3 20 (5.01%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (3.51%) SharePoint Server
5 10 (2.51%) Apache
5 10 (2.51%) Tomcat
5 10 (2.51%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (2.51%) Apache Solr
6 8 (2.01%) Exchange Server 2000
7 6 (1.50%) WebLogic
8 5 (1.25%) Oracle Service Bus
8 5 (1.25%) Lync
9 2 (0.50%) IIS
9 2 (0.50%) ArcGIS
9 2 (0.50%) SharePoint 2013
9 2 (0.50%) nginx
10 1 (0.25%) OpenStack
10 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 51 (12.78%) MS Excel
2 14 (3.51%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.76%) MS Office
4 10 (2.51%) MS Project
5 8 (2.01%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.50%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.50%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.50%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (1.25%) Oracle EBS
2 5 (1.25%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 4 (1.00%) Oracle ASCP
4 3 (0.75%) Maximo
5 2 (0.50%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.50%) Demantra
5 2 (0.50%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.50%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.50%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.25%) SAP HCM
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle BRM
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle EBS R12
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.25%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.52%) Office 365
2 21 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.26%) Force.com
4 8 (2.01%) IaaS
5 7 (1.75%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (1.25%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (1.25%) SaaS
7 2 (0.50%) PaaS
7 2 (0.50%) Heroku
7 2 (0.50%) Google Apps
7 2 (0.50%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.27%) Cisco Nexus
1 25 (6.27%) Wireless
2 20 (5.01%) Firewall
3 17 (4.26%) Network Security
4 15 (3.76%) Broadband
4 15 (3.76%) IPv6
5 14 (3.51%) Internet
5 14 (3.51%) 3G
5 14 (3.51%) 4G
6 13 (3.26%) Unified Communications
7 12 (3.01%) 3GPP
7 12 (3.01%) WAAS
7 12 (3.01%) Software-Defined Networking
7 12 (3.01%) LTE
8 11 (2.76%) NetScaler
9 10 (2.51%) HTTP
10 7 (1.75%) MPLS
11 5 (1.25%) BGP
11 5 (1.25%) OSPF
12 4 (1.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (6.02%) SQL Server
2 17 (4.26%) Big Data
3 15 (3.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (3.76%) SQL Server 2005
4 14 (3.51%) EDRMS
5 13 (3.26%) MySQL
5 13 (3.26%) Data Warehouse
6 8 (2.01%) Relational Database
7 7 (1.75%) Data Mining
8 6 (1.50%) Oracle Database
8 6 (1.50%) Oracle BI EE
9 4 (1.00%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
9 4 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 2 (0.50%) Oracle Database 10g
10 2 (0.50%) Redis
10 2 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
10 2 (0.50%) IBM InfoSphere
10 2 (0.50%) Amazon Redshift
11 1 (0.25%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 12 (3.01%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.51%) Mockito
2 10 (2.51%) Selenium
3 3 (0.75%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.50%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.50%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.50%) Cucumber
4 2 (0.50%) PhantomJS
4 2 (0.50%) Sinon.JS
5 1 (0.25%) ERwin
General
1 110 (27.57%) Telecoms
2 94 (23.56%) Finance
3 43 (10.78%) Marketing
4 22 (5.51%) Billing
5 17 (4.26%) Back Office
6 14 (3.51%) Legal
7 5 (1.25%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.00%) Banking
9 3 (0.75%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.50%) Advertising
11 1 (0.25%) Publishing
11 1 (0.25%) Retail
11 1 (0.25%) Local Government
11 1 (0.25%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (4.51%) J2EE
1 18 (4.51%) XML
2 17 (4.26%) Web Services
2 17 (4.26%) .NET
3 16 (4.01%) HTML
4 14 (3.51%) XSLT
5 13 (3.26%) CSS
6 12 (3.01%) Spring
7 11 (2.76%) Java EE
8 10 (2.51%) JSP
8 10 (2.51%) XHTML
8 10 (2.51%) jQuery
9 7 (1.75%) ASP.NET
10 6 (1.50%) WebCenter
10 6 (1.50%) Oracle Fusion
10 6 (1.50%) Application Packaging
11 4 (1.00%) .NET Framework
12 3 (0.75%) ASP.NET MVC
12 3 (0.75%) HTML5
12 3 (0.75%) Classic ASP
Miscellaneous
1 41 (10.28%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.51%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.51%) Smartphone
3 14 (3.51%) Taxonomies
4 12 (3.01%) Economics
4 12 (3.01%) CLARiiON
4 12 (3.01%) Celerra
5 10 (2.51%) Client/Server
5 10 (2.51%) iPad
6 9 (2.26%) PKI
7 5 (1.25%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.25%) Open Source
7 5 (1.25%) Replication
8 4 (1.00%) Digital Media
8 4 (1.00%) FlexPod
9 3 (0.75%) RMADS
9 3 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (0.75%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.75%) Clustering
10 2 (0.50%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 63 (15.79%) Windows
2 10 (2.51%) Linux
3 5 (1.25%) Windows 7
3 5 (1.25%) Windows 8
3 5 (1.25%) UNIX
4 4 (1.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.50%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.50%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.50%) Debian
5 2 (0.50%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.50%) Android
5 2 (0.50%) Windows 2000 Server
6 1 (0.25%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (14.04%) ITIL
2 51 (12.78%) CRM
2 51 (12.78%) TOGAF
3 44 (11.03%) Migration
4 42 (10.53%) Mentoring
5 39 (9.77%) SOA
5 39 (9.77%) Agile Software Development
6 36 (9.02%) Network Design
6 36 (9.02%) Project Management
7 34 (8.52%) ERP
8 32 (8.02%) Business Analysis
9 30 (7.52%) Data Modelling
10 28 (7.02%) Scrum
11 27 (6.77%) Business Intelligence
12 24 (6.02%) Security Architecture
13 21 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
14 20 (5.01%) UML
15 18 (4.51%) Waterfall
16 17 (4.26%) Knowledge Management
17 16 (4.01%) Quality Management
Programming Languages
1 27 (6.77%) Java
2 19 (4.76%) SQL
3 14 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 6 (1.50%) C#
5 5 (1.25%) C
6 4 (1.00%) PHP
7 3 (0.75%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.75%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.50%) VB
8 2 (0.50%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.50%) Delphi
9 1 (0.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 113 (28.32%) Security Cleared
2 105 (26.32%) SC Cleared
3 47 (11.78%) Degree
4 31 (7.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 30 (7.52%) Microsoft Certification
6 28 (7.02%) MCSE
7 24 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
7 24 (6.02%) MCITP
8 23 (5.76%) CCNP
8 23 (5.76%) Citrix Certification
9 21 (5.26%) MCTS
10 20 (5.01%) VTSP
11 18 (4.51%) DV Cleared
12 17 (4.26%) CCA
13 16 (4.01%) VCAP
14 15 (3.76%) NCDA
14 15 (3.76%) NCIE
15 14 (3.51%) CCIA
16 12 (3.01%) CCEA
16 12 (3.01%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (3.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (2.01%) COBIT
3 6 (1.50%) QA
4 3 (0.75%) SLA
5 1 (0.25%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 45 (11.28%) VMware Infrastructure
2 43 (10.78%) Hyper-V
3 33 (8.27%) Active Directory
4 24 (6.02%) vSphere
4 24 (6.02%) XenDesktop
5 21 (5.26%) XenApp
6 16 (4.01%) vCloud
7 12 (3.01%) Microsoft App-V
8 11 (2.76%) VMware ESX
9 9 (2.26%) Terminal Services
10 3 (0.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.75%) XenServer
10 3 (0.75%) ProxySG
11 2 (0.50%) Xen
11 2 (0.50%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 12 (3.01%) XenMobile
2 4 (1.00%) Windows Intune
2 4 (1.00%) SCOrch
3 3 (0.75%) FortiGate
4 2 (0.50%) SCCM
4 2 (0.50%) WSUS
5 1 (0.25%) WMI
5 1 (0.25%) SCVMM
5 1 (0.25%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (0.25%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.25%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.25%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.25%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 96 (24.06%) Microsoft
2 58 (14.54%) Cisco
3 50 (12.53%) VMware
4 40 (10.03%) Citrix
5 38 (9.52%) Oracle
6 36 (9.02%) SAP
7 33 (8.27%) EMC
8 25 (6.27%) Juniper
8 25 (6.27%) NetApp
9 23 (5.76%) F5
10 19 (4.76%) HP
11 14 (3.51%) Open Text
12 13 (3.26%) IBM
13 12 (3.01%) 3PAR
14 11 (2.76%) Salesforce.com
15 10 (2.51%) AppSense
15 10 (2.51%) hybris
16 9 (2.26%) Huawei
17 6 (1.50%) Hyperion
17 6 (1.50%) Siebel
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