The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Reading region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 27 26 31
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 173 162 151
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 6.93% 7.59% 6.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.44% 8.04% 6.70%
Number of salaries quoted 131 104 125
Average salary £65,000 £67,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.70% +3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,300 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £82,500 £79,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2324 2015 2254
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.11% 94.38% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 1733 1614 1960
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £28,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Architect
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 80 (22.79%) Security Cleared
2 77 (21.94%) Finance
2 77 (21.94%) Microsoft
3 71 (20.23%) SC Cleared
4 70 (19.94%) MS Excel
5 63 (17.95%) Telecoms
6 58 (16.52%) VMware
6 58 (16.52%) Windows
7 49 (13.96%) Citrix
8 45 (12.82%) CRM
9 44 (12.54%) Active Directory
10 43 (12.25%) ITIL
11 42 (11.97%) Degree
12 41 (11.68%) .NET
13 38 (10.83%) WAN
14 37 (10.54%) Cisco
14 37 (10.54%) Migration
15 36 (10.26%) TOGAF
15 36 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
15 36 (10.26%) LAN
15 36 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
16 33 (9.40%) Network Design
16 33 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
17 32 (9.12%) Firewall
18 30 (8.55%) Cisco Certification
18 30 (8.55%) Security Architecture
19 29 (8.26%) Oracle
19 29 (8.26%) SQL Server
19 29 (8.26%) SharePoint
20 28 (7.98%) Data Modelling

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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 29 (8.26%) SharePoint
2 19 (5.41%) MS Exchange
3 17 (4.84%) IIS
4 15 (4.27%) Lync
5 12 (3.42%) Exchange Server 2010
6 11 (3.13%) Tomcat
6 11 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (2.85%) Apache
8 9 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2007
8 9 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2013
9 7 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2000
9 7 (1.99%) Exchange Server 2003
10 6 (1.71%) Apache Solr
10 6 (1.71%) WebSphere
10 6 (1.71%) CMS
11 5 (1.42%) SharePoint Server
12 4 (1.14%) MQSeries
13 3 (0.85%) FileNet
13 3 (0.85%) WebLogic
13 3 (0.85%) Documentum
Applications
1 70 (19.94%) MS Excel
2 20 (5.70%) MS Office
3 11 (3.13%) MS Visio
4 7 (1.99%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 17 (4.84%) Dynamics CRM
2 6 (1.71%) SAP IS-U
2 6 (1.71%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (0.57%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 2 (0.57%) TIBCO iProcess
3 2 (0.57%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.28%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (4.27%) SaaS
2 13 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (3.42%) IaaS
4 9 (2.56%) PaaS
5 8 (2.28%) Cloud Computing
6 7 (1.99%) Office 365
6 7 (1.99%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (10.83%) WAN
2 36 (10.26%) LAN
3 32 (9.12%) Firewall
4 25 (7.12%) Ethernet
5 18 (5.13%) VPN
5 18 (5.13%) ATM
6 16 (4.56%) SAN
7 14 (3.99%) Network Security
7 14 (3.99%) DNS
8 13 (3.70%) MPLS
9 12 (3.42%) Frame Relay
10 11 (3.13%) LDAP
11 10 (2.85%) DHCP
12 8 (2.28%) LTE
12 8 (2.28%) Internet
12 8 (2.28%) IPv6
12 8 (2.28%) Wireless
13 7 (1.99%) Broadband
13 7 (1.99%) Unified Communications
13 7 (1.99%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (8.26%) SQL Server
2 22 (6.27%) Data Warehouse
3 12 (3.42%) Oracle Database
4 10 (2.85%) Relational Database
5 6 (1.71%) Pentaho
5 6 (1.71%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.71%) Big Data
5 6 (1.71%) IBM InfoSphere
5 6 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (1.71%) Oracle Database 10g
5 6 (1.71%) SAP BI
6 5 (1.42%) DataStage
6 5 (1.42%) BusinessObjects
6 5 (1.42%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (1.14%) MySQL
7 4 (1.14%) Data Mining
7 4 (1.14%) RDBMS
7 4 (1.14%) PostgreSQL
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (0.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 13 (3.70%) Visual Studio
2 2 (0.57%) ClearCase
2 2 (0.57%) Rational Rose
3 1 (0.28%) WebObjects
3 1 (0.28%) Subversion
3 1 (0.28%) LoadRunner
3 1 (0.28%) Eclipse
3 1 (0.28%) Ant
3 1 (0.28%) JUnit
3 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
General
1 77 (21.94%) Finance
2 63 (17.95%) Telecoms
3 22 (6.27%) Billing
3 22 (6.27%) Marketing
4 16 (4.56%) Retail
5 13 (3.70%) Legal
6 11 (3.13%) Banking
6 11 (3.13%) Manufacturing
7 4 (1.14%) Electronics
8 2 (0.57%) Back Office
9 1 (0.28%) Publishing
9 1 (0.28%) Retail Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 41 (11.68%) .NET
2 16 (4.56%) Web Services
3 14 (3.99%) XML
4 12 (3.42%) Middleware
5 11 (3.13%) Silverlight
6 9 (2.56%) ASP.NET
6 9 (2.56%) .NET Framework
7 8 (2.28%) SAP Basis
8 7 (1.99%) Spring
9 5 (1.42%) CSS
10 4 (1.14%) Java EE
10 4 (1.14%) WF
10 4 (1.14%) XSLT
10 4 (1.14%) HTML
11 3 (0.85%) Hibernate
11 3 (0.85%) Lucene
11 3 (0.85%) J2EE
11 3 (0.85%) JSP
11 3 (0.85%) JMS
11 3 (0.85%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 15 (4.27%) Enterprise Software
2 13 (3.70%) GIS
3 12 (3.42%) Management Information System
4 10 (2.85%) Computer Science
4 10 (2.85%) PKI
5 7 (1.99%) Open Source
6 6 (1.71%) Economics
7 5 (1.42%) SCADA
8 4 (1.14%) W3C
9 3 (0.85%) EMC Centera
9 3 (0.85%) Clustering
9 3 (0.85%) Data Integration
9 3 (0.85%) RMADS
9 3 (0.85%) Human Factors
10 2 (0.57%) Video on Demand
10 2 (0.57%) IPTV
10 2 (0.57%) Smartcard
10 2 (0.57%) Blackberry
11 1 (0.28%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.28%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 58 (16.52%) Windows
2 23 (6.55%) Linux
3 14 (3.99%) UNIX
4 5 (1.42%) VMS
4 5 (1.42%) Solaris
5 4 (1.14%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (0.85%) Windows XP
6 3 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (0.85%) Windows Vista
7 2 (0.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
8 1 (0.28%) AIX
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (0.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (0.28%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (12.82%) CRM
2 43 (12.25%) ITIL
3 37 (10.54%) Migration
4 36 (10.26%) TOGAF
4 36 (10.26%) Business Intelligence
4 36 (10.26%) Technical Architecture
5 33 (9.40%) Network Design
6 30 (8.55%) Security Architecture
7 28 (7.98%) Data Modelling
8 26 (7.41%) Business Continuity
9 21 (5.98%) Project Management
10 20 (5.70%) Capacity Planning
11 19 (5.41%) Network Architecture
11 19 (5.41%) Enterprise Architecture
12 18 (5.13%) Data Management
13 17 (4.84%) Disaster Recovery
14 16 (4.56%) UML
15 15 (4.27%) Stakeholder Management
16 14 (3.99%) Master Data Management
16 14 (3.99%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 22 (6.27%) Java
2 20 (5.70%) C#
3 18 (5.13%) SQL
4 4 (1.14%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.14%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.85%) C
5 3 (0.85%) C++
5 3 (0.85%) Perl
5 3 (0.85%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.85%) Python
6 1 (0.28%) Objective-C
6 1 (0.28%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.28%) PHP
6 1 (0.28%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.28%) Korn
6 1 (0.28%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.28%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 80 (22.79%) Security Cleared
2 71 (20.23%) SC Cleared
3 42 (11.97%) Degree
4 30 (8.55%) Cisco Certification
5 23 (6.55%) CCNP
6 20 (5.70%) DV Cleared
7 11 (3.13%) CISSP
8 9 (2.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (2.28%) CISA
10 7 (1.99%) MCP
10 7 (1.99%) CCIE
11 6 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
11 6 (1.71%) CISM
12 5 (1.42%) GSEC
12 5 (1.42%) Chartered Engineer
12 5 (1.42%) CITP
12 5 (1.42%) GCED
12 5 (1.42%) CSSLP
13 4 (1.14%) CCIA
13 4 (1.14%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 10 (2.85%) QA
2 10 (2.85%) SLA
3 6 (1.71%) COBIT
4 4 (1.14%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.85%) JSP 440
5 3 (0.85%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.28%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.28%) HMG Infosec
System Software
1 44 (12.54%) Active Directory
2 33 (9.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (5.41%) XenApp
4 12 (3.42%) XenDesktop
5 9 (2.56%) Hyper-V
6 8 (2.28%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (1.99%) VMware ESX
7 7 (1.99%) Terminal Services
8 4 (1.14%) Xen
9 3 (0.85%) vSphere
9 3 (0.85%) XenServer
10 2 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 1 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
11 1 (0.28%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 8 (2.28%) SCCM
1 8 (2.28%) SCOM
2 6 (1.71%) NetBackup
3 4 (1.14%) EMC NetWorker
3 4 (1.14%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 2 (0.57%) SCOrch
4 2 (0.57%) SCSM
4 2 (0.57%) XenMobile
4 2 (0.57%) Backup Exec
4 2 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
4 2 (0.57%) ARCserve
5 1 (0.28%) Netcool
5 1 (0.28%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 1 (0.28%) Data Guard
Vendors
1 77 (21.94%) Microsoft
2 58 (16.52%) VMware
3 49 (13.96%) Citrix
4 37 (10.54%) Cisco
5 29 (8.26%) Oracle
6 28 (7.98%) F5
7 25 (7.12%) Juniper
8 23 (6.55%) SAP
9 17 (4.84%) EMC
10 11 (3.13%) Brocade
10 11 (3.13%) 3PAR
11 10 (2.85%) ClickSoftware Technologies
11 10 (2.85%) CheckPoint
11 10 (2.85%) ESRI
12 9 (2.56%) HP
13 8 (2.28%) Rackspace
13 8 (2.28%) Fujitsu
14 7 (1.99%) Symantec
14 7 (1.99%) IBM
14 7 (1.99%) Huawei
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