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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 19 28 35
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 222 162 137
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 8.90% 7.17% 6.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.76% 7.70% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 129 111 106
Average salary £72,500 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.53% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,100 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.81%
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
2274 2104 1889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.22% 93.14% 93.70%
Number of salaries quoted 1593 1675 1594
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 16 September 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.

1 117 (30.79%) Security Cleared
2 109 (28.68%) SC Cleared
3 100 (26.32%) Telecoms
4 93 (24.47%) Finance
5 86 (22.63%) Microsoft
6 58 (15.26%) Windows
7 55 (14.47%) ITIL
8 51 (13.42%) Cisco
9 48 (12.63%) MS Excel
10 47 (12.37%) CRM
11 45 (11.84%) TOGAF
11 45 (11.84%) Marketing
11 45 (11.84%) Degree
12 43 (11.32%) Mentoring
13 40 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
13 40 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
14 39 (10.26%) Migration
15 38 (10.00%) VMware
15 38 (10.00%) Network Design
15 38 (10.00%) SOA
16 37 (9.74%) Hyper-V
17 35 (9.21%) Data Modelling
17 35 (9.21%) Oracle
18 34 (8.95%) ERP
18 34 (8.95%) VMware Infrastructure
19 32 (8.42%) Project Management
19 32 (8.42%) Citrix
20 30 (7.89%) SharePoint
21 29 (7.63%) SAP
22 28 (7.37%) Java

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 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 30 (7.89%) SharePoint
2 25 (6.58%) MS Exchange
3 17 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2010
3 17 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2003
3 17 (4.47%) Exchange Server 2007
4 14 (3.68%) SharePoint Server
5 11 (2.89%) Tomcat
6 10 (2.63%) Apache
6 10 (2.63%) Apache Solr
7 8 (2.11%) Exchange Server 2013
8 7 (1.84%) Exchange Server 2000
9 5 (1.32%) Lync
9 5 (1.32%) Oracle Service Bus
9 5 (1.32%) WebLogic
10 2 (0.53%) ArcGIS
10 2 (0.53%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 2 (0.53%) IIS
10 2 (0.53%) nginx
10 2 (0.53%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.26%) OpenStack
Applications
1 48 (12.63%) MS Excel
2 13 (3.42%) MS Visio
3 11 (2.89%) MS Project
3 11 (2.89%) MS Office
4 8 (2.11%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (0.53%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.53%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (1.58%) Oracle ERP
2 5 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
3 4 (1.05%) Oracle ASCP
4 3 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.53%) Maximo
5 2 (0.53%) SAP MM
5 2 (0.53%) Demantra
5 2 (0.53%) SAP SRM
5 2 (0.53%) SAP IS-U
5 2 (0.53%) Google Analytics
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Payables
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Receivables
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Assets
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle Internet Expenses
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics CRM
6 1 (0.26%) Dynamics AX
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
6 1 (0.26%) SAP BPC
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle iProcurement
6 1 (0.26%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 26 (6.84%) Office 365
2 20 (5.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (2.37%) Force.com
4 8 (2.11%) IaaS
5 5 (1.32%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (0.79%) SuccessFactors
6 3 (0.79%) SaaS
7 2 (0.53%) PaaS
7 2 (0.53%) Google App Engine
7 2 (0.53%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.53%) Heroku
7 2 (0.53%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 25 (6.58%) Wireless
2 20 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
3 19 (5.00%) Firewall
4 15 (3.95%) Network Security
4 15 (3.95%) Broadband
5 14 (3.68%) Internet
5 14 (3.68%) 3G
5 14 (3.68%) 4G
6 13 (3.42%) IPv6
7 12 (3.16%) Unified Communications
8 11 (2.89%) LTE
9 10 (2.63%) 3GPP
9 10 (2.63%) HTTP
9 10 (2.63%) WAAS
9 10 (2.63%) Software-Defined Networking
10 6 (1.58%) NetScaler
11 3 (0.79%) IPv4
11 3 (0.79%) PBX
11 3 (0.79%) MPLS
11 3 (0.79%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.79%) SQL Server
2 19 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (4.47%) Big Data
4 14 (3.68%) MySQL
4 14 (3.68%) SQL Server 2005
5 13 (3.42%) SQL Server 2008
5 13 (3.42%) EDRMS
6 8 (2.11%) Relational Database
7 6 (1.58%) Data Mining
7 6 (1.58%) Oracle BI EE
7 6 (1.58%) Oracle Database
8 5 (1.32%) RDBMS
9 4 (1.05%) Oracle Database 11g
10 3 (0.79%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (0.53%) Oracle Database 10g
11 2 (0.53%) IBM InfoSphere
11 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
11 2 (0.53%) Amazon Redshift
11 2 (0.53%) Redis
12 1 (0.26%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 13 (3.42%) Git (software)
2 10 (2.63%) Mockito
2 10 (2.63%) Selenium
3 3 (0.79%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (0.53%) Oracle Forms
4 2 (0.53%) Rational Rose
4 2 (0.53%) PhantomJS
4 2 (0.53%) Sinon.JS
4 2 (0.53%) Cucumber
5 1 (0.26%) ERwin
5 1 (0.26%) Ant
5 1 (0.26%) JUnit
5 1 (0.26%) Visual Studio
5 1 (0.26%) WebObjects
5 1 (0.26%) Subversion
General
1 100 (26.32%) Telecoms
2 93 (24.47%) Finance
3 45 (11.84%) Marketing
4 19 (5.00%) Billing
5 17 (4.47%) Back Office
6 12 (3.16%) Legal
7 3 (0.79%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.79%) Banking
8 2 (0.53%) Advertising
9 1 (0.26%) Local Government
9 1 (0.26%) Publishing
9 1 (0.26%) Electronics
9 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.53%) XML
2 20 (5.26%) .NET
3 19 (5.00%) Web Services
4 18 (4.74%) J2EE
5 17 (4.47%) HTML
6 16 (4.21%) XSLT
7 14 (3.68%) CSS
8 12 (3.16%) Spring
9 11 (2.89%) jQuery
9 11 (2.89%) Java EE
10 10 (2.63%) JSP
10 10 (2.63%) XHTML
11 8 (2.11%) ASP.NET
12 6 (1.58%) WebCenter
13 5 (1.32%) .NET Framework
13 5 (1.32%) Oracle Fusion
14 4 (1.05%) Application Packaging
14 4 (1.05%) WF
15 3 (0.79%) HTML5
15 3 (0.79%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 40 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.79%) Computer Science
3 14 (3.68%) Smartphone
4 13 (3.42%) Taxonomies
5 11 (2.89%) PKI
5 11 (2.89%) iPad
6 10 (2.63%) Client/Server
6 10 (2.63%) CLARiiON
6 10 (2.63%) Economics
6 10 (2.63%) Celerra
7 5 (1.32%) Data Integration
7 5 (1.32%) Open Source
8 4 (1.05%) Clustering
8 4 (1.05%) Replication
8 4 (1.05%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.05%) Digital Media
9 3 (0.79%) RMADS
9 3 (0.79%) Management Information System
9 3 (0.79%) GIS
10 2 (0.53%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 58 (15.26%) Windows
2 11 (2.89%) Linux
3 5 (1.32%) UNIX
4 3 (0.79%) Windows 8
4 3 (0.79%) Windows 7
4 3 (0.79%) Mac OS X
5 2 (0.53%) Ubuntu
5 2 (0.53%) Debian
5 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (0.53%) Android
5 2 (0.53%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (0.53%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.26%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 55 (14.47%) ITIL
2 47 (12.37%) CRM
3 45 (11.84%) TOGAF
4 43 (11.32%) Mentoring
5 40 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
6 39 (10.26%) Migration
7 38 (10.00%) Network Design
7 38 (10.00%) SOA
8 35 (9.21%) Data Modelling
9 34 (8.95%) ERP
10 32 (8.42%) Project Management
11 28 (7.37%) Business Intelligence
11 28 (7.37%) Business Analysis
12 27 (7.11%) Scrum
12 27 (7.11%) Security Architecture
13 19 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
14 18 (4.74%) UML
14 18 (4.74%) Waterfall
15 16 (4.21%) Quality Management
15 16 (4.21%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (7.37%) Java
2 20 (5.26%) SQL
3 15 (3.95%) JavaScript
4 7 (1.84%) C#
5 5 (1.32%) C
6 4 (1.05%) PHP
6 4 (1.05%) PowerShell
7 3 (0.79%) Apex Code
8 2 (0.53%) Delphi
8 2 (0.53%) T-SQL
8 2 (0.53%) VB
8 2 (0.53%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.26%) Korn
9 1 (0.26%) Bourne shell
9 1 (0.26%) C-shell
9 1 (0.26%) Shell Script
9 1 (0.26%) C++
9 1 (0.26%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 117 (30.79%) Security Cleared
2 109 (28.68%) SC Cleared
3 45 (11.84%) Degree
4 22 (5.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 22 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 21 (5.53%) Cisco Certification
6 20 (5.26%) MCSE
7 19 (5.00%) DV Cleared
7 19 (5.00%) CCNP
8 18 (4.74%) MCITP
9 17 (4.47%) MCTS
10 16 (4.21%) Citrix Certification
11 14 (3.68%) VTSP
12 13 (3.42%) NCDA
12 13 (3.42%) NCIE
12 13 (3.42%) CCA
13 12 (3.16%) VCAP
14 11 (2.89%) CCIA
14 11 (2.89%) ISEB
15 10 (2.63%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (4.74%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (1.84%) COBIT
3 6 (1.58%) QA
4 4 (1.05%) SLA
5 2 (0.53%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (9.74%) Hyper-V
2 34 (8.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (7.11%) Active Directory
4 17 (4.47%) vSphere
4 17 (4.47%) XenDesktop
5 14 (3.68%) XenApp
6 12 (3.16%) vCloud
7 9 (2.37%) VMware ESX
8 7 (1.84%) Terminal Services
8 7 (1.84%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (1.05%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.53%) ProxySG
10 2 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.26%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 6 (1.58%) XenMobile
2 3 (0.79%) Windows Intune
3 2 (0.53%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.53%) Backup Exec
3 2 (0.53%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.53%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.53%) SCCM
3 2 (0.53%) WSUS
3 2 (0.53%) FortiGate
3 2 (0.53%) SCOrch
4 1 (0.26%) HP UCMDB
4 1 (0.26%) WMI
Vendors
1 86 (22.63%) Microsoft
2 51 (13.42%) Cisco
3 38 (10.00%) VMware
4 35 (9.21%) Oracle
5 32 (8.42%) Citrix
6 29 (7.63%) SAP
7 27 (7.11%) EMC
7 27 (7.11%) Juniper
8 24 (6.32%) F5
9 19 (5.00%) NetApp
10 14 (3.68%) HP
11 13 (3.42%) Open Text
12 11 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
13 10 (2.63%) 3PAR
13 10 (2.63%) hybris
13 10 (2.63%) Huawei
14 6 (1.58%) AppSense
14 6 (1.58%) Blue Coat
14 6 (1.58%) Symantec
14 6 (1.58%) Hyperion
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