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

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Senior Architect
Rank 131 101 125
Rank change year-on-year
-30 +24
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 2 44 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.093% 1.77% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.100% 1.93% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 1 29 5
Average salary £75,000 £62,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -10.71%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year
- -7.40%
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
2008 2281 2125
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.79% 91.94% 93.82%
Number of salaries quoted 1613 1613 1688
Average salary £45,000 £47,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.26% +11.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,500
% change year-on-year
- +1.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 8 (32.00%) Cisco
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 7 (28.00%) Firewall
3 6 (24.00%) Juniper
3 6 (24.00%) LAN
3 6 (24.00%) Oracle
3 6 (24.00%) User Experience
3 6 (24.00%) Degree
3 6 (24.00%) jQuery
3 6 (24.00%) Open Source
3 6 (24.00%) F5
4 5 (20.00%) Vaadin
4 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture
4 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
4 5 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
4 5 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
4 5 (20.00%) CSS
4 5 (20.00%) Web Services
4 5 (20.00%) ITIL
4 5 (20.00%) OO
4 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
4 5 (20.00%) C#

Senior Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 (28.00%) Firewall
2 6 (24.00%) LAN
3 5 (20.00%) VPN
3 5 (20.00%) MPLS
3 5 (20.00%) Cisco IOS
4 4 (16.00%) Junos
4 4 (16.00%) FWSM
4 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 4 (16.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 4 (16.00%) Unicast
4 4 (16.00%) OSPF
4 4 (16.00%) BGP
4 4 (16.00%) TACACS
4 4 (16.00%) VLAN
4 4 (16.00%) VPLS
4 4 (16.00%) DNS
4 4 (16.00%) IPv4
4 4 (16.00%) IPv6
4 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
5 2 (8.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (8.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (20.00%) Eclipse
1 5 (20.00%) ERwin
1 5 (20.00%) Maven
General
1 8 (32.00%) Finance
2 5 (20.00%) Telecoms
3 4 (16.00%) Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (24.00%) jQuery
2 5 (20.00%) Hibernate
2 5 (20.00%) Spring
2 5 (20.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (20.00%) .NET
2 5 (20.00%) CSS
2 5 (20.00%) Web Services
2 5 (20.00%) Vaadin
3 1 (4.00%) HTML
3 1 (4.00%) Middleware
3 1 (4.00%) HTML5
3 1 (4.00%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (24.00%) User Experience
3 5 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 5 (20.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.00%) GIS
5 1 (4.00%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (12.00%) UNIX
2 2 (8.00%) Linux
3 1 (4.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Open Source
2 5 (20.00%) Software Architecture
2 5 (20.00%) Load Balancing
2 5 (20.00%) Multithreading
2 5 (20.00%) Logical Data Model
2 5 (20.00%) Physical Data Model
2 5 (20.00%) ITIL
2 5 (20.00%) OO
2 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
2 5 (20.00%) SOA
2 5 (20.00%) ETL
2 5 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 5 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Data Analysis
2 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
3 4 (16.00%) Network Management
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Financial Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) Project Governance
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (20.00%) Perl
1 5 (20.00%) C#
1 5 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (4.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (4.00%) PHP
2 1 (4.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 6 (24.00%) Degree
2 5 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
3 4 (16.00%) Check Point Certification
3 4 (16.00%) CCNA
4 3 (12.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (12.00%) Security Cleared
5 1 (4.00%) CCIE
System Software
1 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Cisco
2 6 (24.00%) Juniper
2 6 (24.00%) Oracle
2 6 (24.00%) F5
3 5 (20.00%) VMware
3 5 (20.00%) Genesys
3 5 (20.00%) CA
4 4 (16.00%) CheckPoint
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) Ericsson
5 1 (4.00%) Amdocs
5 1 (4.00%) Brocade
5 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
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