The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Architect
Rank 129 131 109
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -22
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 3 5 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% 0.22% 1.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.13% 0.24% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 3 5 25
Average salary £67,500 £95,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.94% +46.15%
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £67,500 £80,000
% change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
Principal 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
2226 2110 1884
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.04% 93.12% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 1556 1681 1582
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 £27,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £60,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect in the job title across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the Reading region.

Principal Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Principal Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the Reading region over the 3 months to 17 September 2014.

Principal Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Principal Architect
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title.

1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
1 13 (86.67%) Network Design
1 13 (86.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) DV Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
2 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (6.67%) Broadband
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (6.67%) Degree
3 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
3 1 (6.67%) Open Source
3 1 (6.67%) Network Management
3 1 (6.67%) OpenStack

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.67%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 2 (13.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) Broadband
General
1 13 (86.67%) Telecoms
1 13 (86.67%) Finance
2 2 (13.33%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 1 (6.67%) Computer Science
1 1 (6.67%) Open Source
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (86.67%) Network Design
1 13 (86.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (6.67%) Network Management
2 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (6.67%) Agile Software Development
Qualifications
1 13 (86.67%) SC Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) DV Cleared
1 13 (86.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (86.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
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