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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 33 29 28
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 160 176 147
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.58% 7.52% 7.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.12% 8.10% 7.62%
Number of salaries quoted 108 132 86
Average salary £70,000 £62,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.00% -7.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £50,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £85,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
2247 2174 1929
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.36% 92.87% 94.79%
Number of salaries quoted 1540 1637 1586
Average salary £46,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 80 (26.76%) Telecoms
2 75 (25.08%) Finance
3 66 (22.07%) Microsoft
4 64 (21.40%) Agile Software Development
5 59 (19.73%) Cisco
6 58 (19.40%) ITIL
7 55 (18.39%) VMware
8 52 (17.39%) Security Cleared
9 48 (16.05%) JavaScript
10 46 (15.38%) Windows
10 46 (15.38%) SC Cleared
11 45 (15.05%) Mentoring
12 42 (14.05%) Java
13 39 (13.04%) Degree
14 37 (12.37%) Firewall
15 36 (12.04%) Scrum
15 36 (12.04%) Oracle
16 35 (11.71%) HTML
17 34 (11.37%) VMware Infrastructure
18 33 (11.04%) SOA
18 33 (11.04%) HP
19 32 (10.70%) TDD
20 31 (10.37%) Linux
21 30 (10.03%) SQL Server
21 30 (10.03%) Juniper
22 29 (9.70%) jQuery
22 29 (9.70%) Technical Architecture
23 27 (9.03%) Migration
24 26 (8.70%) TOGAF
24 26 (8.70%) IBM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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 19 (6.35%) SharePoint
2 11 (3.68%) MS Exchange
3 9 (3.01%) IIS
4 8 (2.68%) Apache
4 8 (2.68%) Tomcat
4 8 (2.68%) Apache Solr
4 8 (2.68%) Lync
4 8 (2.68%) OpenStack
5 6 (2.01%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (1.67%) WebLogic
7 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2000
7 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (1.34%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.00%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.67%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.67%) Office Communications Server
10 1 (0.33%) Sitecore CMS
10 1 (0.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 17 (5.69%) MS Excel
2 11 (3.68%) MS Office
3 8 (2.68%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.33%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.33%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle BRM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.33%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 23 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (4.35%) Cloud Computing
3 10 (3.34%) SaaS
4 9 (3.01%) Office 365
5 3 (1.00%) PaaS
6 2 (0.67%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (0.67%) IaaS
6 2 (0.67%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 37 (12.37%) Firewall
2 21 (7.02%) Wireless
3 15 (5.02%) Internet
4 14 (4.68%) MPLS
4 14 (4.68%) Network Security
5 13 (4.35%) WAN
6 12 (4.01%) Software-Defined Networking
7 11 (3.68%) SAN
8 10 (3.34%) 3G
8 10 (3.34%) 4G
8 10 (3.34%) Cisco Nexus
8 10 (3.34%) VoLTE
9 9 (3.01%) DNS
9 9 (3.01%) Broadband
9 9 (3.01%) LAN
10 8 (2.68%) HTTP
10 8 (2.68%) TCP/IP
10 8 (2.68%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (2.68%) NAS
11 7 (2.34%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (10.03%) SQL Server
2 20 (6.69%) Big Data
3 14 (4.68%) Hadoop
4 11 (3.68%) NoSQL
5 10 (3.34%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.01%) CouchDB
6 9 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
7 8 (2.68%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.68%) MySQL
7 8 (2.68%) Oracle Database 10g
8 7 (2.34%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.34%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 5 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.00%) SAP HANA
10 3 (1.00%) Relational Database
11 2 (0.67%) DTS
12 1 (0.33%) RDBMS
12 1 (0.33%) BusinessObjects
12 1 (0.33%) Oracle OWB
12 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 11 (3.68%) Git (software)
2 8 (2.68%) Selenium
2 8 (2.68%) Mockito
2 8 (2.68%) ERwin
3 4 (1.34%) Visual Studio
3 4 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (1.00%) Eclipse
4 3 (1.00%) Maven
5 2 (0.67%) JIRA
5 2 (0.67%) Ant
6 1 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.33%) Subversion
General
1 80 (26.76%) Telecoms
2 75 (25.08%) Finance
3 24 (8.03%) Billing
3 24 (8.03%) Marketing
4 19 (6.35%) Legal
5 18 (6.02%) Retail
6 13 (4.35%) Banking
7 8 (2.68%) Manufacturing
8 6 (2.01%) German Language
9 5 (1.67%) Mandarin Language
9 5 (1.67%) Cantonese Language
10 3 (1.00%) Electronics
11 1 (0.33%) General Ledger
11 1 (0.33%) French Language
11 1 (0.33%) Advertising
11 1 (0.33%) Publishing
11 1 (0.33%) Games
11 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
11 1 (0.33%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (11.71%) HTML
2 29 (9.70%) jQuery
3 26 (8.70%) CSS
4 25 (8.36%) Spring
5 22 (7.36%) .NET
6 20 (6.69%) Web Services
7 18 (6.02%) XML
8 14 (4.68%) ASP.NET
9 13 (4.35%) XSLT
9 13 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
10 12 (4.01%) AngularJS
11 11 (3.68%) HTML5
12 10 (3.34%) J2EE
13 9 (3.01%) Java EE
14 8 (2.68%) .NET Framework
14 8 (2.68%) KnockoutJS
14 8 (2.68%) JSP
14 8 (2.68%) XHTML
15 7 (2.34%) Software Packaging
16 6 (2.01%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 24 (8.03%) Computer Science
2 16 (5.35%) Open Source
2 16 (5.35%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.68%) User Experience
3 11 (3.68%) Management Information System
3 11 (3.68%) Clustering
4 8 (2.68%) Client/Server
4 8 (2.68%) iPad
5 7 (2.34%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (2.34%) N-Tier
5 7 (2.34%) GIS
5 7 (2.34%) PKI
6 5 (1.67%) Economics
6 5 (1.67%) Internet of Things
6 5 (1.67%) Machine to Machine
7 3 (1.00%) Mainframe
8 2 (0.67%) Blackberry
8 2 (0.67%) DTV
8 2 (0.67%) Replication
8 2 (0.67%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 46 (15.38%) Windows
2 31 (10.37%) Linux
3 12 (4.01%) UNIX
4 11 (3.68%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (3.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 9 (3.01%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (1.34%) AIX
7 4 (1.34%) Solaris
8 3 (1.00%) Android
8 3 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (0.67%) Windows 8
9 2 (0.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.67%) Windows 2000
10 1 (0.33%) Debian
10 1 (0.33%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.33%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 64 (21.40%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (19.40%) ITIL
3 45 (15.05%) Mentoring
4 36 (12.04%) Scrum
5 33 (11.04%) SOA
6 32 (10.70%) TDD
7 29 (9.70%) Technical Architecture
8 27 (9.03%) Migration
9 26 (8.70%) TOGAF
10 25 (8.36%) Network Design
10 25 (8.36%) Business Development
11 24 (8.03%) Project Management
12 22 (7.36%) BDD
13 19 (6.35%) Capacity Planning
13 19 (6.35%) Performance Tuning
14 18 (6.02%) CRM
15 17 (5.69%) Service Management
15 17 (5.69%) MVC
15 17 (5.69%) Analytics
15 17 (5.69%) Network Architecture
Programming Languages
1 48 (16.05%) JavaScript
2 42 (14.05%) Java
3 18 (6.02%) C#
4 13 (4.35%) SQL
5 6 (2.01%) PHP
5 6 (2.01%) Ruby
6 4 (1.34%) VBScript
7 2 (0.67%) VB
7 2 (0.67%) XPath
7 2 (0.67%) PowerShell
7 2 (0.67%) Scala
8 1 (0.33%) Clojure
8 1 (0.33%) R
8 1 (0.33%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.33%) Python
8 1 (0.33%) C
8 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 52 (17.39%) Security Cleared
2 46 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 39 (13.04%) Degree
4 18 (6.02%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (5.02%) Microsoft Certification
5 15 (5.02%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (4.35%) CCNP
7 12 (4.01%) CISSP
8 11 (3.68%) MCSE
9 9 (3.01%) CCIE
10 8 (2.68%) MCP
10 8 (2.68%) CCNA
11 7 (2.34%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
11 7 (2.34%) MCITP
11 7 (2.34%) CCDP
12 6 (2.01%) JNCIE
13 5 (1.67%) DV Cleared
14 4 (1.34%) MCTS
14 4 (1.34%) JNCIA
14 4 (1.34%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.68%) COBIT
2 5 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 4 (1.34%) PCI DSS
4 3 (1.00%) QA
System Software
1 34 (11.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (6.35%) Active Directory
3 17 (5.69%) Terminal Services
4 13 (4.35%) vSphere
4 13 (4.35%) Hyper-V
5 11 (3.68%) XenApp
6 8 (2.68%) XenServer
6 8 (2.68%) XenDesktop
7 7 (2.34%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 7 (2.34%) vCloud
8 2 (0.67%) VMware ESX
8 2 (0.67%) ProxySG
9 1 (0.33%) Xen
9 1 (0.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 1 (0.33%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (0.33%) UAG
9 1 (0.33%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 12 (4.01%) SCCM
2 7 (2.34%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (0.67%) FortiGate
4 1 (0.33%) Linux-HA
4 1 (0.33%) Cisco UCCE
4 1 (0.33%) ARCserve
4 1 (0.33%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (0.33%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 66 (22.07%) Microsoft
2 59 (19.73%) Cisco
3 55 (18.39%) VMware
4 36 (12.04%) Oracle
5 33 (11.04%) HP
6 30 (10.03%) Juniper
7 26 (8.70%) IBM
8 25 (8.36%) Citrix
9 23 (7.69%) SAP
10 20 (6.69%) F5
11 17 (5.69%) 3PAR
12 16 (5.35%) NetApp
13 15 (5.02%) Dell
14 11 (3.68%) CA
15 9 (3.01%) Red Hat
16 8 (2.68%) Symantec
16 8 (2.68%) hybris
17 7 (2.34%) Varonis
17 7 (2.34%) Veeam
17 7 (2.34%) Veritas
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