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

Location
3 months to
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 115 110 132
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +22
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 21 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.93% 1.01% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.00% 1.09% 0.53%
Number of salaries quoted 21 19 10
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £49,900 £56,850
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+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
2097 2014 1882
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 92.83% 92.47% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 1480 1546 1584
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,500 £29,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 6 March 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
3 17 (40.48%) TDD
3 17 (40.48%) Scrum
3 17 (40.48%) Technical Architecture
4 15 (35.71%) Java
5 14 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
5 14 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
6 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
7 12 (28.57%) BDD
7 12 (28.57%) Windows
7 12 (28.57%) Kanban
8 11 (26.19%) Finance
8 11 (26.19%) Spring
9 10 (23.81%) VMware
9 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
9 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
9 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
9 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
10 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
10 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
10 9 (21.43%) Clustering
11 8 (19.05%) MVC
11 8 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
12 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
12 7 (16.67%) jQuery
12 7 (16.67%) CSS
12 7 (16.67%) HTML
12 7 (16.67%) Cisco

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 6 March 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 5 (11.90%) SharePoint
2 4 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 4 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (9.52%) IIS
2 4 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2013
3 3 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2000
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2007
4 2 (4.76%) Lync
4 2 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.38%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (2.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.52%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.38%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.38%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (2.38%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 5 (11.90%) Cloud Computing
1 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (11.90%) SAN
2 4 (9.52%) DHCP
2 4 (9.52%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.52%) DNS
2 4 (9.52%) NAS
3 2 (4.76%) LAN
3 2 (4.76%) WAN
3 2 (4.76%) Wireless
3 2 (4.76%) Wireless Security
4 1 (2.38%) Firewall
4 1 (2.38%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.81%) Hadoop
2 9 (21.43%) SQL Server
3 6 (14.29%) NoSQL
4 5 (11.90%) CouchDB
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database 11g
5 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2012
5 4 (9.52%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Ant
1 2 (4.76%) JIRA
1 2 (4.76%) Git (software)
General
1 11 (26.19%) Finance
2 5 (11.90%) Retail
2 5 (11.90%) Billing
3 4 (9.52%) Legal
4 3 (7.14%) Telecoms
5 2 (4.76%) Banking
6 1 (2.38%) Marketing
6 1 (2.38%) Electronics
6 1 (2.38%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.19%) Spring
2 7 (16.67%) HTML
2 7 (16.67%) CSS
2 7 (16.67%) jQuery
2 7 (16.67%) AngularJS
3 6 (14.29%) .NET
4 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET MVC
4 5 (11.90%) ASP.NET
5 4 (9.52%) KnockoutJS
5 4 (9.52%) Software Packaging
6 2 (4.76%) HTML5
6 2 (4.76%) PhoneGap
6 2 (4.76%) XML
6 2 (4.76%) Ajax
6 2 (4.76%) JSON
7 1 (2.38%) Application Packaging
7 1 (2.38%) Hibernate
7 1 (2.38%) J2EE
7 1 (2.38%) Spring MVC
7 1 (2.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.43%) Clustering
2 4 (9.52%) N-Tier
2 4 (9.52%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.14%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.76%) User Experience
5 1 (2.38%) Reference Data
5 1 (2.38%) Data Integration
5 1 (2.38%) DTV
5 1 (2.38%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 12 (28.57%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) Linux
2 5 (11.90%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (9.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (9.52%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (4.76%) Android
4 2 (4.76%) Apple iOS
4 2 (4.76%) Windows 8
4 2 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (40.48%) TDD
2 17 (40.48%) Scrum
2 17 (40.48%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (33.33%) Capacity Planning
3 14 (33.33%) Performance Tuning
4 13 (30.95%) Mentoring
5 12 (28.57%) Kanban
5 12 (28.57%) BDD
6 10 (23.81%) Software Engineering
7 8 (19.05%) MVC
8 6 (14.29%) Migration
8 6 (14.29%) SOA
9 4 (9.52%) Project Management
9 4 (9.52%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (9.52%) ITIL
9 4 (9.52%) Validation
9 4 (9.52%) TOGAF
9 4 (9.52%) DoDAF
9 4 (9.52%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 19 (45.24%) JavaScript
2 15 (35.71%) Java
3 5 (11.90%) C#
4 3 (7.14%) PowerShell
5 2 (4.76%) Scala
6 1 (2.38%) Clojure
6 1 (2.38%) Perl
6 1 (2.38%) PHP
6 1 (2.38%) SQL
6 1 (2.38%) Python
6 1 (2.38%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 8 (19.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 6 (14.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) SC Cleared
3 5 (11.90%) MCSE
3 5 (11.90%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (9.52%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (9.52%) MCITP
5 3 (7.14%) MCP
5 3 (7.14%) VCP4
6 1 (2.38%) VTSP
6 1 (2.38%) CCEE
6 1 (2.38%) CCIA
6 1 (2.38%) MCSA
6 1 (2.38%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.52%) COBIT
System Software
1 10 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 9 (21.43%) Hyper-V
3 8 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (16.67%) Terminal Services
5 4 (9.52%) XenApp
5 4 (9.52%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 4 (9.52%) vSphere
5 4 (9.52%) vCloud
6 2 (4.76%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.76%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (2.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (9.52%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 2 (4.76%) ARCserve
2 2 (4.76%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (4.76%) NetBackup
2 2 (4.76%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.38%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
1 10 (23.81%) VMware
2 7 (16.67%) Cisco
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle
3 5 (11.90%) HP
3 5 (11.90%) Citrix
4 4 (9.52%) Juniper
4 4 (9.52%) Veritas
4 4 (9.52%) Red Hat
5 2 (4.76%) Symantec
5 2 (4.76%) Sencha
6 1 (2.38%) AppSense
6 1 (2.38%) Dell
6 1 (2.38%) EMC
6 1 (2.38%) Intel
6 1 (2.38%) SAP
6 1 (2.38%) IBM