The table below looks at the statistics for the Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 132 115 108
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -7
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 15 22 30
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.66% 0.95% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 1.03% 1.46%
Number of salaries quoted 14 22 28
Average salary £80,000 £67,500 £76,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -11.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £43,010 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +4.34%
Technical 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
2124 2143 2054
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.40% 92.61% 95.00%
Number of salaries quoted 1536 1564 1667
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,936 £29,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Technical Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Technical Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Technical Architect Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Technical Architect across the Reading region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title.

1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) TDD
3 17 (42.50%) Scrum
3 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
3 17 (42.50%) Windows
3 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
4 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
4 16 (40.00%) VMware
5 15 (37.50%) Clustering
5 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
5 15 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 13 (32.50%) Migration
6 13 (32.50%) Technical Architecture
6 13 (32.50%) Capacity Planning
6 13 (32.50%) BDD
6 13 (32.50%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (32.50%) Terminal Services
7 12 (30.00%) Finance
7 12 (30.00%) Java
7 12 (30.00%) Cisco
7 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
7 12 (30.00%) Kanban
8 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
8 11 (27.50%) Spring
8 11 (27.50%) Hadoop
8 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
8 11 (27.50%) Linux

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region that cited Technical 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 Technical Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (25.00%) IIS
1 10 (25.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 4 (10.00%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2003
5 2 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (2.50%) Lync
Applications
1 11 (27.50%) MS Excel
2 10 (25.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 10 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
2 5 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (10.00%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (2.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) SAN
1 10 (25.00%) DHCP
1 10 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (25.00%) DNS
1 10 (25.00%) NAS
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless Security
2 2 (5.00%) Wireless
2 2 (5.00%) LAN
2 2 (5.00%) WAN
3 1 (2.50%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 11 (27.50%) Hadoop
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 10 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (15.00%) NoSQL
5 5 (12.50%) CouchDB
6 4 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 12 (30.00%) Finance
2 11 (27.50%) Retail
3 10 (25.00%) Billing
3 10 (25.00%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (27.50%) Spring
2 10 (25.00%) Software Packaging
3 6 (15.00%) .NET
3 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET
4 5 (12.50%) CSS
4 5 (12.50%) HTML
4 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 5 (12.50%) jQuery
5 4 (10.00%) KnockoutJS
6 1 (2.50%) J2EE
6 1 (2.50%) RESTful
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 1 (2.50%) SignalR
6 1 (2.50%) ASP.NET Web API
6 1 (2.50%) WCF
6 1 (2.50%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 15 (37.50%) Clustering
2 10 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 10 (25.00%) N-Tier
3 3 (7.50%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 11 (27.50%) Linux
3 10 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 10 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) TDD
3 17 (42.50%) Scrum
4 13 (32.50%) Migration
4 13 (32.50%) Technical Architecture
4 13 (32.50%) Capacity Planning
4 13 (32.50%) BDD
4 13 (32.50%) Performance Tuning
5 12 (30.00%) Mentoring
5 12 (30.00%) Kanban
6 11 (27.50%) Software Engineering
7 10 (25.00%) Project Management
7 10 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 10 (25.00%) Validation
7 10 (25.00%) ITIL
7 10 (25.00%) SOA
7 10 (25.00%) SABSA
7 10 (25.00%) DoDAF
7 10 (25.00%) Business Development
7 10 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) JavaScript
2 12 (30.00%) Java
3 6 (15.00%) C#
4 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.50%) Perl
5 1 (2.50%) PHP
5 1 (2.50%) Python
5 1 (2.50%) Clojure
5 1 (2.50%) Scala
5 1 (2.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 15 (37.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (27.50%) MCSE
2 11 (27.50%) Microsoft Certification
3 10 (25.00%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
3 10 (25.00%) MCITP
4 5 (12.50%) Security Cleared
5 4 (10.00%) MCP
6 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.50%) MCSA
7 1 (2.50%) VTSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (25.00%) COBIT
System Software
1 16 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 13 (32.50%) Terminal Services
4 10 (25.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 10 (25.00%) vSphere
4 10 (25.00%) vCloud
5 3 (7.50%) XenApp
6 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 10 (25.00%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (5.00%) ARCserve
2 2 (5.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (5.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (5.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (42.50%) Microsoft
2 16 (40.00%) VMware
3 12 (30.00%) Cisco
4 10 (25.00%) Juniper
4 10 (25.00%) Veritas
4 10 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 10 (25.00%) Oracle
4 10 (25.00%) HP
5 5 (12.50%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) Symantec
6 2 (5.00%) Intel
7 1 (2.50%) EMC
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