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 20 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 131 115 120
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +5
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 9 24 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.37% 1.03% 0.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.40% 1.09% 0.60%
Number of salaries quoted 9 18 9
Average salary £77,500 £66,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.98% +10.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,620 £45,000 £47,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £95,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.00% +4.16%
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
2256 2198 1985
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 91.63% 94.25% 92.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1606 1736 1675
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £62,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 20 August 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle
3 9 (28.13%) Java
3 9 (28.13%) Technical Architecture
4 8 (25.00%) .NET
4 8 (25.00%) SOA
5 7 (21.88%) Web Services
6 6 (18.75%) UML
6 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (18.75%) Scrum
6 6 (18.75%) VMware
6 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
7 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
7 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
7 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
7 5 (15.63%) HTML
7 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
7 5 (15.63%) Citrix
7 5 (15.63%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (15.63%) Symantec
8 4 (12.50%) McAfee
8 4 (12.50%) Informatica
8 4 (12.50%) Project Management
8 4 (12.50%) Websense
8 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
8 4 (12.50%) Benchmarking
8 4 (12.50%) HP
8 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (12.50%) Juniper

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 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 4 (12.50%) WebLogic
1 4 (12.50%) SharePoint
1 4 (12.50%) Oracle Service Bus
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (6.25%) nginx
2 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2000
3 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (3.13%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (6.25%) MS Project
1 2 (6.25%) MS Excel
1 2 (6.25%) MS Visio
1 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.38%) Force.com
2 2 (6.25%) Google App Engine
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (6.25%) SaaS
2 2 (6.25%) Heroku
2 2 (6.25%) Google Apps
2 2 (6.25%) Office 365
3 1 (3.13%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (18.75%) Relational Database
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 4 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 4 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (12.50%) RDBMS
3 4 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.25%) Redis
4 2 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 2 (6.25%) MySQL
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Rational Rose
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle APEX
1 2 (6.25%) Git (software)
1 2 (6.25%) Cucumber
1 2 (6.25%) PhantomJS
1 2 (6.25%) Sinon.JS
General
1 5 (15.63%) Telecoms
2 2 (6.25%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (25.00%) .NET
2 7 (21.88%) Web Services
3 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 5 (15.63%) HTML
5 4 (12.50%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) J2EE
5 4 (12.50%) Oracle Fusion
6 3 (9.38%) HTML5
7 2 (6.25%) Razor View Engine
7 2 (6.25%) KnockoutJS
7 2 (6.25%) Sass
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.25%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.25%) JSON
7 2 (6.25%) Django
7 2 (6.25%) COM
7 2 (6.25%) CSS
7 2 (6.25%) SOAP
7 2 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 4
7 2 (6.25%) Durandal
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Data Integration
2 3 (9.38%) Open Source
3 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
3 2 (6.25%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 1 (3.13%) GIS
4 1 (3.13%) Clustering
4 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (9.38%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Mac OS X
2 2 (6.25%) Debian
2 2 (6.25%) Ubuntu
2 2 (6.25%) Android
2 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.13%) AIX
3 1 (3.13%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (28.13%) Technical Architecture
2 8 (25.00%) SOA
3 6 (18.75%) UML
3 6 (18.75%) Scrum
4 4 (12.50%) Benchmarking
4 4 (12.50%) Project Management
4 4 (12.50%) Data Mapping
4 4 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 4 (12.50%) SIEM
5 3 (9.38%) Change Control
5 3 (9.38%) Migration
5 3 (9.38%) Business Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) Requirements Analysis
6 2 (6.25%) TDD
6 2 (6.25%) Data Management
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL
6 2 (6.25%) MVC
6 2 (6.25%) Service Management
6 2 (6.25%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) Java
2 4 (12.50%) C#
3 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
3 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.38%) PHP
3 3 (9.38%) SQL
4 2 (6.25%) VB
4 2 (6.25%) Apex Code
4 2 (6.25%) Delphi
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) CCNP
1 4 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) SC Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) Security Cleared
3 2 (6.25%) CCIA
3 2 (6.25%) Degree
3 2 (6.25%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.13%) MCP
4 1 (3.13%) MCSE
4 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.13%) MCTS
4 1 (3.13%) MCITP
System Software
1 6 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (15.63%) Hyper-V
2 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
3 4 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (9.38%) XenApp
4 3 (9.38%) VMware ESX
5 2 (6.25%) XenServer
5 2 (6.25%) XenDesktop
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle RAC
6 1 (3.13%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) WSUS
1 2 (6.25%) SCCM
2 1 (3.13%) ARCserve
2 1 (3.13%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (3.13%) NetBackup
2 1 (3.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 12 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 11 (34.38%) Oracle
3 6 (18.75%) VMware
4 5 (15.63%) Citrix
4 5 (15.63%) Salesforce.com
4 5 (15.63%) Symantec
5 4 (12.50%) Informatica
5 4 (12.50%) CheckPoint
5 4 (12.50%) McAfee
5 4 (12.50%) HP
5 4 (12.50%) Websense
5 4 (12.50%) Juniper
5 4 (12.50%) Cisco
5 4 (12.50%) Blue Coat
5 4 (12.50%) Fortinet
5 4 (12.50%) TippingPoint
5 4 (12.50%) F5
6 2 (6.25%) Tableau
6 2 (6.25%) Akamai
6 2 (6.25%) Google
Reading, Berkshire
Jonothan Bosworth
Salary: From £35,000 to £55,000 per annum
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