The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 117 109 119
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +10
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 21 27 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.89% 1.19% 0.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.96% 1.26% 0.77%
Number of salaries quoted 21 25 12
Average salary £67,500 £75,000 £61,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +22.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,100 £45,000 £45,250
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £95,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £63,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-5.51% +5.83%
Job Titles Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2183 2136 2077
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.62% 94.30% 93.60%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1708 1761
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,000 £26,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Technical Architect
Berkshire

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 25 July 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) .NET
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle
3 10 (27.03%) Technical Architecture
4 9 (24.32%) Java
5 8 (21.62%) SOA
6 7 (18.92%) Web Services
6 7 (18.92%) UML
6 7 (18.92%) C#
6 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
6 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (18.92%) VMware
7 6 (16.22%) Scrum
7 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
7 6 (16.22%) HTML
7 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
7 6 (16.22%) Citrix
7 6 (16.22%) Symantec
7 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
8 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
8 5 (13.51%) Salesforce.com
8 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
8 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
8 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
9 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
9 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
9 4 (10.81%) Migration
9 4 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
9 4 (10.81%) Blue Coat
9 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, 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 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.81%) MS Exchange
2 4 (10.81%) WebLogic
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2007
2 4 (10.81%) Oracle Service Bus
2 4 (10.81%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.41%) Lync
4 2 (5.41%) nginx
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (5.41%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Project
1 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
1 2 (5.41%) MS Visio
1 2 (5.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Force.com
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.41%) Google App Engine
2 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.41%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Heroku
2 2 (5.41%) Google Apps
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
3 1 (2.70%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.81%) Unified Communications
2 1 (2.70%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (16.22%) Relational Database
2 5 (13.51%) Oracle Database
2 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
3 4 (10.81%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (10.81%) RDBMS
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (5.41%) Redis
4 2 (5.41%) Data Mining
4 2 (5.41%) MySQL
4 2 (5.41%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 3 (8.11%) Rational Rose
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle APEX
2 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
2 2 (5.41%) Cucumber
2 2 (5.41%) PhantomJS
2 2 (5.41%) Sinon.JS
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Advertising
3 1 (2.70%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (29.73%) .NET
2 7 (18.92%) ASP.NET
2 7 (18.92%) Web Services
3 6 (16.22%) HTML
4 4 (10.81%) XML
4 4 (10.81%) J2EE
4 4 (10.81%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (8.11%) CSS
5 3 (8.11%) HTML5
5 3 (8.11%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.41%) JSON
6 2 (5.41%) Django
6 2 (5.41%) COM
6 2 (5.41%) Razor View Engine
6 2 (5.41%) KnockoutJS
6 2 (5.41%) Sass
6 2 (5.41%) SOAP
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
6 2 (5.41%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Data Integration
2 3 (8.11%) Open Source
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.41%) Clustering
3 2 (5.41%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.41%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.70%) GIS
4 1 (2.70%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 4 (10.81%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
2 2 (5.41%) Debian
2 2 (5.41%) Ubuntu
2 2 (5.41%) Android
2 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 1 (2.70%) AIX
3 1 (2.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.03%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (21.62%) SOA
3 7 (18.92%) UML
4 6 (16.22%) Scrum
5 4 (10.81%) Migration
5 4 (10.81%) Benchmarking
5 4 (10.81%) Project Management
5 4 (10.81%) Business Analysis
5 4 (10.81%) SIEM
5 4 (10.81%) Change Control
5 4 (10.81%) Data Mapping
5 4 (10.81%) Data Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Use Case
7 2 (5.41%) Data Migration
7 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Analytics
7 2 (5.41%) DevOps
7 2 (5.41%) BDD
7 2 (5.41%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 9 (24.32%) Java
2 7 (18.92%) C#
3 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 4 (10.81%) PowerShell
4 3 (8.11%) JavaScript
4 3 (8.11%) PHP
5 2 (5.41%) Delphi
5 2 (5.41%) Apex Code
5 2 (5.41%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) CCNP
1 4 (10.81%) Cisco Certification
1 4 (10.81%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) CCIA
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (5.41%) MCTS
2 2 (5.41%) MCITP
2 2 (5.41%) Degree
2 2 (5.41%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (5.41%) MCP
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
System Software
1 7 (18.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (16.22%) Hyper-V
2 6 (16.22%) Active Directory
3 4 (10.81%) XenApp
3 4 (10.81%) VMware ESX
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 2 (5.41%) Oracle RAC
4 2 (5.41%) XenServer
4 2 (5.41%) XenDesktop
4 2 (5.41%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) ARCserve
1 2 (5.41%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (5.41%) NetBackup
1 2 (5.41%) Backup Exec
1 2 (5.41%) WSUS
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (40.54%) Microsoft
2 11 (29.73%) Oracle
3 7 (18.92%) VMware
4 6 (16.22%) Citrix
4 6 (16.22%) Symantec
5 5 (13.51%) Salesforce.com
6 4 (10.81%) HP
6 4 (10.81%) Informatica
6 4 (10.81%) CheckPoint
6 4 (10.81%) McAfee
6 4 (10.81%) Juniper
6 4 (10.81%) Cisco
6 4 (10.81%) Blue Coat
6 4 (10.81%) Fortinet
6 4 (10.81%) TippingPoint
6 4 (10.81%) F5
6 4 (10.81%) Websense
7 2 (5.41%) Tableau
7 2 (5.41%) Akamai
7 2 (5.41%) Google