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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 69 27 23
Rank change year-on-year
-42 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 76 165 181
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 3.37% 6.74% 8.02%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.55% 7.27% 8.45%
Number of salaries quoted 49 134 145
Average salary £70,000 £67,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.08% -3.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,600 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £90,350 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
2140 2270 2142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.82% 92.69% 94.90%
Number of salaries quoted 1612 1663 1737
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
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 2 July 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 67 (27.35%) Microsoft
2 63 (25.71%) Cisco
3 56 (22.86%) VMware
4 54 (22.04%) Finance
5 52 (21.22%) Telecoms
6 51 (20.82%) Agile Software Development
7 48 (19.59%) ITIL
8 45 (18.37%) Data Centre
9 41 (16.73%) Degree
10 37 (15.10%) Security Cleared
11 36 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 36 (14.69%) Windows
12 35 (14.29%) Oracle
12 35 (14.29%) Migration
12 35 (14.29%) Project Management
13 34 (13.88%) Firewall
13 34 (13.88%) SQL Server
14 32 (13.06%) HP
14 32 (13.06%) Juniper
15 29 (11.84%) Java
15 29 (11.84%) TOGAF
15 29 (11.84%) SC Cleared
15 29 (11.84%) Business Development
16 26 (10.61%) Marketing
16 26 (10.61%) JavaScript
16 26 (10.61%) .NET
16 26 (10.61%) Linux
17 25 (10.20%) Citrix
17 25 (10.20%) Banking
18 24 (9.80%) Billing

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 22 (8.98%) SharePoint
2 12 (4.90%) IIS
3 11 (4.49%) MS Exchange
4 9 (3.67%) WebLogic
5 8 (3.27%) Lync
5 8 (3.27%) OpenStack
6 6 (2.45%) SharePoint 2010
6 6 (2.45%) Exchange Server 2000
7 5 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2003
7 5 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
8 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.22%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 2 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (0.82%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.41%) Node.js
10 1 (0.41%) ArcGIS
10 1 (0.41%) CMS
10 1 (0.41%) IBM Notes
10 1 (0.41%) Lotus Domino
Applications
1 17 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 12 (4.90%) MS Visio
2 12 (4.90%) MS Office
3 2 (0.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.41%) InfoPath
4 1 (0.41%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP FI
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (0.41%) SAP FI/CO
1 1 (0.41%) SAP CO
1 1 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.41%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.41%) JDE EnterpriseOne
1 1 (0.41%) SAP HCM
1 1 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 23 (9.39%) Microsoft Azure
2 16 (6.53%) Cloud Computing
3 9 (3.67%) Office 365
3 9 (3.67%) Mimecast
4 8 (3.27%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (2.45%) SaaS
6 5 (2.04%) PaaS
7 3 (1.22%) IaaS
7 3 (1.22%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.82%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 34 (13.88%) Firewall
2 21 (8.57%) Internet
3 18 (7.35%) DNS
4 16 (6.53%) LAN
4 16 (6.53%) TCP/IP
5 15 (6.12%) MPLS
6 14 (5.71%) WAN
7 12 (4.90%) Broadband
7 12 (4.90%) DHCP
7 12 (4.90%) SAN
7 12 (4.90%) Network Security
8 11 (4.49%) NAS
9 10 (4.08%) Cisco Nexus
10 8 (3.27%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (3.27%) VPN
10 8 (3.27%) Software-Defined Networking
11 7 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
12 5 (2.04%) Wireless
12 5 (2.04%) Intrusion Detection
12 5 (2.04%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (13.88%) SQL Server
2 23 (9.39%) Big Data
3 12 (4.90%) Oracle Database
4 11 (4.49%) Oracle Database 11g
4 11 (4.49%) Oracle Database 10g
5 10 (4.08%) Data Warehouse
6 9 (3.67%) SQL Server 2012
6 9 (3.67%) CouchDB
6 9 (3.67%) NoSQL
7 8 (3.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (2.86%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (1.22%) Data Mining
11 2 (0.82%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.82%) DTS
11 2 (0.82%) MySQL
11 2 (0.82%) Relational Database
12 1 (0.41%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.41%) Oracle Reports
12 1 (0.41%) JasperReports
Development Applications
1 9 (3.67%) ERwin
2 8 (3.27%) Eclipse
3 6 (2.45%) Maven
4 4 (1.63%) Visual Studio
4 4 (1.63%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.41%) Eclipse RCP
5 1 (0.41%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.41%) Ant
5 1 (0.41%) Talend Open Studio
5 1 (0.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.41%) Subversion
General
1 54 (22.04%) Finance
2 52 (21.22%) Telecoms
3 26 (10.61%) Marketing
4 25 (10.20%) Banking
5 24 (9.80%) Billing
6 20 (8.16%) Legal
7 16 (6.53%) Retail
8 8 (3.27%) Manufacturing
9 7 (2.86%) German Language
10 6 (2.45%) Mandarin Language
10 6 (2.45%) Cantonese Language
11 2 (0.82%) Games
12 1 (0.41%) French Language
12 1 (0.41%) General Ledger
12 1 (0.41%) Advertising
12 1 (0.41%) Publishing
12 1 (0.41%) Electronics
12 1 (0.41%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (10.61%) .NET
2 23 (9.39%) jQuery
3 21 (8.57%) HTML
4 19 (7.76%) CSS
5 15 (6.12%) ASP.NET
5 15 (6.12%) Spring
6 13 (5.31%) ASP.NET MVC
7 12 (4.90%) .NET Framework
8 11 (4.49%) AngularJS
9 10 (4.08%) Software Packaging
10 9 (3.67%) Web Services
11 8 (3.27%) XML
11 8 (3.27%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (2.86%) CGI
13 6 (2.45%) XSLT
13 6 (2.45%) Hibernate
13 6 (2.45%) HTML5
14 5 (2.04%) REST
14 5 (2.04%) Vaadin
14 5 (2.04%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 45 (18.37%) Data Centre
2 19 (7.76%) Computer Science
3 15 (6.12%) Management Information System
3 15 (6.12%) Clustering
4 10 (4.08%) N-Tier
4 10 (4.08%) GIS
5 9 (3.67%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (2.86%) User Experience
7 6 (2.45%) Internet of Things
7 6 (2.45%) Machine to Machine
8 5 (2.04%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.63%) PKI
10 3 (1.22%) Mainframe
11 2 (0.82%) Blackberry
11 2 (0.82%) STB
11 2 (0.82%) Streaming Video
11 2 (0.82%) IPTV
11 2 (0.82%) Over-the-Top Content
11 2 (0.82%) Xbox
11 2 (0.82%) Telematics
Operating Systems
1 36 (14.69%) Windows
2 26 (10.61%) Linux
3 17 (6.94%) UNIX
4 12 (4.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 11 (4.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 10 (4.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (1.22%) Android
8 2 (0.82%) Apple iOS
9 1 (0.41%) AIX
9 1 (0.41%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (20.82%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (19.59%) ITIL
3 35 (14.29%) Project Management
3 35 (14.29%) Migration
4 29 (11.84%) TOGAF
4 29 (11.84%) Business Development
5 22 (8.98%) Mentoring
6 21 (8.57%) SOA
7 20 (8.16%) TDD
8 19 (7.76%) CRM
9 18 (7.35%) Data Modelling
9 18 (7.35%) Scrum
9 18 (7.35%) Business Intelligence
9 18 (7.35%) Technical Architecture
10 16 (6.53%) Load Balancing
10 16 (6.53%) Open Source
11 15 (6.12%) SABSA
11 15 (6.12%) Analytics
11 15 (6.12%) MVC
12 13 (5.31%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 29 (11.84%) Java
2 26 (10.61%) JavaScript
3 22 (8.98%) C#
4 8 (3.27%) SQL
5 5 (2.04%) Perl
6 2 (0.82%) VB
6 2 (0.82%) C
6 2 (0.82%) XPath
6 2 (0.82%) PowerShell
6 2 (0.82%) Apex Code
6 2 (0.82%) SOQL
6 2 (0.82%) PL/SQL
7 1 (0.41%) Groovy
7 1 (0.41%) Python
7 1 (0.41%) PHP
Qualifications
1 41 (16.73%) Degree
2 37 (15.10%) Security Cleared
3 29 (11.84%) SC Cleared
4 23 (9.39%) Cisco Certification
5 16 (6.53%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (6.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 13 (5.31%) CCNP
7 12 (4.90%) CCNA
7 12 (4.90%) MCSE
8 10 (4.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
8 10 (4.08%) MCITP
9 9 (3.67%) MCP
10 8 (3.27%) CISSP
11 5 (2.04%) CCDP
12 4 (1.63%) CCIE
12 4 (1.63%) CCSP
12 4 (1.63%) CCDA
12 4 (1.63%) Security+ Certification
12 4 (1.63%) Linux+ Certification
12 4 (1.63%) Check Point Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (5.71%) COBIT
2 4 (1.63%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.82%) QA
4 1 (0.41%) ISO 9000
4 1 (0.41%) BS15000
4 1 (0.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.41%) Data Quality
System Software
1 36 (14.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (8.57%) Terminal Services
3 20 (8.16%) Active Directory
4 17 (6.94%) vSphere
4 17 (6.94%) Hyper-V
5 11 (4.49%) vCloud
6 10 (4.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 10 (4.08%) XenApp
6 10 (4.08%) XenServer
7 7 (2.86%) XenDesktop
8 4 (1.63%) VMware ESX
9 2 (0.82%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.41%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
10 1 (0.41%) UAG
Systems Management
1 13 (5.31%) SCCM
2 10 (4.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
3 2 (0.82%) ARCserve
3 2 (0.82%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (0.82%) NetBackup
3 2 (0.82%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 67 (27.35%) Microsoft
2 63 (25.71%) Cisco
3 56 (22.86%) VMware
4 35 (14.29%) Oracle
5 32 (13.06%) HP
5 32 (13.06%) Juniper
6 25 (10.20%) Citrix
7 23 (9.39%) IBM
8 17 (6.94%) Dell
8 17 (6.94%) NetApp
8 17 (6.94%) 3PAR
9 14 (5.71%) F5
10 11 (4.49%) Red Hat
10 11 (4.49%) Symantec
11 10 (4.08%) Veritas
11 10 (4.08%) CA
12 9 (3.67%) SAP
12 9 (3.67%) Veeam
12 9 (3.67%) Varonis
12 9 (3.67%) Zerto
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