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 28 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
Berkshire / Reading
Rank 55 45 36
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 47 115 145
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.80% 5.70% 6.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.89% 6.07% 6.53%
Number of salaries quoted 40 91 109
Median salary £63,750 £65,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-1.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £90,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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
1207 1896 2222
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 97.57% 94.00% 95.82%
Number of salaries quoted 920 1512 1557
Median salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £29,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

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 28 February 2017.

Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, 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 42 (32.81%) VMware
2 37 (28.91%) Telecoms
2 37 (28.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (28.13%) Cisco
4 33 (25.78%) Presales
5 31 (24.22%) Linux
6 28 (21.88%) Data Centre
7 27 (21.09%) Windows
8 24 (18.75%) CRM
9 23 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
10 21 (16.41%) Migration
10 21 (16.41%) Firewall
11 20 (15.63%) Change Management
11 20 (15.63%) Project Management
11 20 (15.63%) Finance
11 20 (15.63%) Information Security
12 19 (14.84%) Unix
12 19 (14.84%) HP
12 19 (14.84%) Palo Alto
13 17 (13.28%) Microsoft
13 17 (13.28%) ITIL
13 17 (13.28%) Cisco ASA
14 16 (12.50%) Business Development
14 16 (12.50%) SQL Server
15 15 (11.72%) SOA
15 15 (11.72%) CheckPoint
15 15 (11.72%) VMware ESX
15 15 (11.72%) Degree
16 14 (10.94%) Network Security
16 14 (10.94%) Agile Software Development

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 9 (7.03%) SharePoint
2 8 (6.25%) IIS
3 6 (4.69%) OpenStack
4 2 (1.56%) Apache Spark
5 1 (0.78%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 6 (4.69%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (2.34%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (0.78%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (8.59%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (7.03%) IaaS
2 9 (7.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
3 8 (6.25%) SaaS
4 7 (5.47%) PaaS
5 4 (3.13%) Force.com
6 3 (2.34%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 21 (16.41%) Firewall
2 17 (13.28%) Cisco ASA
3 14 (10.94%) Intrusion Detection
3 14 (10.94%) Network Security
4 12 (9.38%) VPN
5 11 (8.59%) SSL
6 9 (7.03%) TCP/IP
7 8 (6.25%) DHCP
7 8 (6.25%) DNS
8 7 (5.47%) Internet
8 7 (5.47%) WAN
9 6 (4.69%) LAN
10 3 (2.34%) 3GPP
10 3 (2.34%) Ethernet
11 2 (1.56%) 3G
11 2 (1.56%) 4G
11 2 (1.56%) Value-Added Service
12 1 (0.78%) HSPA
12 1 (0.78%) Intelligent Network
12 1 (0.78%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (4.69%) MySQL
3 5 (3.91%) Big Data
4 4 (3.13%) DB2
5 2 (1.56%) Apache Cassandra
5 2 (1.56%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.78%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.78%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (0.78%) Android Studio
1 1 (0.78%) Atlassian Bamboo
1 1 (0.78%) Jenkins
1 1 (0.78%) Visual Studio
1 1 (0.78%) Xcode
General
1 37 (28.91%) Telecoms
2 20 (15.63%) Finance
3 9 (7.03%) Billing
4 7 (5.47%) Banking
4 7 (5.47%) Marketing
5 6 (4.69%) Retail
6 5 (3.91%) Legal
6 5 (3.91%) Mandarin Language
6 5 (3.91%) Spanish Language
7 3 (2.34%) Electronics
8 1 (0.78%) Advertising
8 1 (0.78%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.47%) .NET
2 3 (2.34%) Web Services
3 2 (1.56%) Elastic Stack
4 1 (0.78%) AngularJS
4 1 (0.78%) REST
4 1 (0.78%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 28 (21.88%) Data Centre
2 23 (17.97%) Analytical Skills
3 14 (10.94%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
3 14 (10.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (6.25%) Clustering
4 8 (6.25%) Driving Licence
5 6 (4.69%) N-Tier
6 4 (3.13%) iPad
6 4 (3.13%) Private Cloud
6 4 (3.13%) Public Cloud
7 3 (2.34%) Computer Science
8 2 (1.56%) Fintech
8 2 (1.56%) Internet of Things
9 1 (0.78%) Embedded Systems
9 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.78%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (0.78%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 31 (24.22%) Linux
2 27 (21.09%) Windows
3 19 (14.84%) Unix
4 10 (7.81%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (1.56%) Android
7 1 (0.78%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Mobile
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.78%) Presales
2 24 (18.75%) CRM
3 21 (16.41%) Migration
4 20 (15.63%) Change Management
4 20 (15.63%) Information Security
4 20 (15.63%) Project Management
5 17 (13.28%) ITIL
6 16 (12.50%) Business Development
7 15 (11.72%) SOA
8 14 (10.94%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (10.94%) Security Architecture
8 14 (10.94%) Security Patching
9 13 (10.16%) Customer Requirements
10 12 (9.38%) Business Analysis
11 11 (8.59%) eTOM
11 11 (8.59%) Kalman Filter
11 11 (8.59%) Patch Management
12 9 (7.03%) Analytics
12 9 (7.03%) Enterprise Architecture
12 9 (7.03%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 7 (5.47%) Java
2 6 (4.69%) SQL
3 5 (3.91%) C#
4 3 (2.34%) Perl
4 3 (2.34%) PL/SQL
4 3 (2.34%) Python
4 3 (2.34%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.56%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.56%) C
6 1 (0.78%) Apple Swift
6 1 (0.78%) C++
6 1 (0.78%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 15 (11.72%) Degree
2 9 (7.03%) MCITP
2 9 (7.03%) MCSE
2 9 (7.03%) Microsoft Certification
3 8 (6.25%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 8 (6.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (4.69%) MBA
5 5 (3.91%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (2.34%) CCNP
6 3 (2.34%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (2.34%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.56%) CCIE
7 2 (1.56%) SC Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.78%) MCTS
8 1 (0.78%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) QA
System Software
1 37 (28.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (11.72%) VMware ESX
3 11 (8.59%) Hyper-V
4 10 (7.81%) Active Directory
4 10 (7.81%) vSphere
5 8 (6.25%) Terminal Services
5 8 (6.25%) vCloud
5 8 (6.25%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 1 (0.78%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 14 (10.94%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 8 (6.25%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 4 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (3.13%) Puppet
4 3 (2.34%) Icinga
4 3 (2.34%) vRealize
5 2 (1.56%) EMC NetWorker
5 2 (1.56%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 1 (0.78%) Ansible
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco CUCM
6 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 1 (0.78%) SCCM
6 1 (0.78%) SCOM
Vendors
1 42 (32.81%) VMware
2 36 (28.13%) Cisco
3 19 (14.84%) HP
3 19 (14.84%) Palo Alto
4 17 (13.28%) Microsoft
5 15 (11.72%) CheckPoint
6 11 (8.59%) Imperva
6 11 (8.59%) LogLogic
7 10 (7.81%) Oracle
7 10 (7.81%) Red Hat
8 9 (7.03%) EMC
9 8 (6.25%) BMC
9 8 (6.25%) Veritas
10 7 (5.47%) IBM
11 6 (4.69%) Huawei
11 6 (4.69%) ServiceNow
12 5 (3.91%) NetApp
12 5 (3.91%) PlateSpin
12 5 (3.91%) SAP
13 4 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
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