The table below looks at the statistics for the Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 131 115 134
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +19
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 14 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.61% 1.04% 0.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.65% 1.12% 0.19%
Number of salaries quoted 7 18 4
Average salary £62,500 £62,500 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -28.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £50,000 £70,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -
Senior 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
2163 2229 2133
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.79% 92.64% 94.80%
Number of salaries quoted 1627 1630 1732
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £29,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Senior Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Senior Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Senior Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Senior Architect across the Reading region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Senior Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Senior Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title.

1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
3 8 (30.77%) Cisco
4 7 (26.92%) Oracle
4 7 (26.92%) Firewall
5 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (23.08%) ERwin
5 6 (23.08%) Juniper
5 6 (23.08%) CA
5 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
5 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
5 6 (23.08%) ETL
5 6 (23.08%) LAN
5 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
5 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
5 6 (23.08%) Degree
5 6 (23.08%) jQuery
5 6 (23.08%) F5
5 6 (23.08%) User Experience
5 6 (23.08%) Logical Data Model
5 6 (23.08%) Physical Data Model
6 5 (19.23%) Vaadin
6 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (19.23%) Open Source
6 5 (19.23%) Software Architecture
6 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
6 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
6 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
6 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
6 5 (19.23%) Multithreading

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Senior 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 Senior Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 7 (26.92%) Firewall
2 6 (23.08%) LAN
3 5 (19.23%) VPN
3 5 (19.23%) MPLS
3 5 (19.23%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (15.38%) Junos
4 4 (15.38%) FWSM
4 4 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (15.38%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (15.38%) Unicast
4 4 (15.38%) OSPF
4 4 (15.38%) BGP
4 4 (15.38%) TACACS
4 4 (15.38%) VLAN
4 4 (15.38%) VPLS
4 4 (15.38%) DNS
4 4 (15.38%) IPv4
4 4 (15.38%) IPv6
4 4 (15.38%) TCP/IP
5 2 (7.69%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (23.08%) ERwin
2 5 (19.23%) Maven
2 5 (19.23%) Eclipse
General
1 10 (38.46%) Finance
2 6 (23.08%) Telecoms
3 5 (19.23%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) jQuery
2 5 (19.23%) Vaadin
2 5 (19.23%) .NET
2 5 (19.23%) CSS
2 5 (19.23%) Web Services
2 5 (19.23%) Hibernate
2 5 (19.23%) Spring
2 5 (19.23%) .NET Framework
3 1 (3.85%) HTML
3 1 (3.85%) HTML5
3 1 (3.85%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (34.62%) Data Centre
2 6 (23.08%) User Experience
3 5 (19.23%) Computer Science
3 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (11.54%) GIS
5 1 (3.85%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) UNIX
2 2 (7.69%) Linux
3 1 (3.85%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (23.08%) Data Modelling
1 6 (23.08%) ETL
1 6 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
1 6 (23.08%) Data Analysis
1 6 (23.08%) Logical Data Model
1 6 (23.08%) Physical Data Model
2 5 (19.23%) Load Balancing
2 5 (19.23%) Multithreading
2 5 (19.23%) Open Source
2 5 (19.23%) Software Architecture
2 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
2 5 (19.23%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (19.23%) SOA
2 5 (19.23%) ITIL
2 5 (19.23%) OO
3 4 (15.38%) Network Management
4 3 (11.54%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (11.54%) Service Management
4 3 (11.54%) Risk Management
4 3 (11.54%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) Perl
1 5 (19.23%) C#
1 5 (19.23%) Java
2 1 (3.85%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.85%) PHP
2 1 (3.85%) SQL
2 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (23.08%) Degree
2 5 (19.23%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (15.38%) Check Point Certification
3 4 (15.38%) CCNA
3 4 (15.38%) SC Cleared
3 4 (15.38%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.85%) CCIE
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.85%) Hyper-V
2 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (30.77%) Cisco
2 7 (26.92%) Oracle
3 6 (23.08%) F5
3 6 (23.08%) Juniper
3 6 (23.08%) CA
4 5 (19.23%) Genesys
4 5 (19.23%) VMware
5 4 (15.38%) CheckPoint
6 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (3.85%) Ericsson
6 1 (3.85%) EMC
6 1 (3.85%) Amdocs
6 1 (3.85%) Brocade
6 1 (3.85%) 3PAR