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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architect
Rank 118 120 124
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +4
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 23 21 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.96% 0.93% 0.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.02% 1.01% 0.33%
Number of salaries quoted 23 17 6
Average salary £67,500 £62,500 £63,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.00% -0.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,000 £49,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £90,000 £68,750
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
2254 2075 1822
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 94.03% 91.49% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 1563 1575 1554
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,100 £26,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £63,000 £67,500
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 30 January 2015.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
3 14 (42.42%) Java
4 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
5 12 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
5 12 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
6 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
6 11 (33.33%) TDD
6 11 (33.33%) Scrum
7 10 (30.30%) Kanban
7 10 (30.30%) BDD
8 9 (27.27%) Spring
9 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
9 8 (24.24%) Hadoop
10 7 (21.21%) Windows
10 7 (21.21%) Finance
11 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
11 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
12 5 (15.15%) VMware
12 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
12 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
13 4 (12.12%) Cisco
13 4 (12.12%) Citrix
13 4 (12.12%) MVC
13 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
13 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
13 4 (12.12%) Clustering
13 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
13 4 (12.12%) XenApp
13 4 (12.12%) Change Control

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 4 (12.12%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 4 (12.12%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (6.06%) Lync
3 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (3.03%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (3.03%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.03%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.03%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (3.03%) Oracle BRM
1 1 (3.03%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.03%) Office 365
1 1 (3.03%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.03%) Force.com
1 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.06%) LAN
1 2 (6.06%) WAN
1 2 (6.06%) Wireless
1 2 (6.06%) Wireless Security
2 1 (3.03%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.03%) Network Security
2 1 (3.03%) Firewall
2 1 (3.03%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (24.24%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.06%) NoSQL
3 1 (3.03%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.03%) CouchDB
3 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Ant
1 2 (6.06%) JIRA
1 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (21.21%) Finance
2 3 (9.09%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.06%) Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
4 1 (3.03%) Billing
4 1 (3.03%) Marketing
4 1 (3.03%) Manufacturing
4 1 (3.03%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (27.27%) Spring
2 3 (9.09%) AngularJS
2 3 (9.09%) jQuery
2 3 (9.09%) HTML
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
2 3 (9.09%) CSS
3 2 (6.06%) XML
3 2 (6.06%) JSON
3 2 (6.06%) Ajax
3 2 (6.06%) HTML5
3 2 (6.06%) PhoneGap
4 1 (3.03%) Akka
4 1 (3.03%) Play Framework
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (3.03%) SignalR
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.03%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.03%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.03%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Clustering
2 3 (9.09%) Blackberry
3 2 (6.06%) User Experience
4 1 (3.03%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.03%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.03%) Reference Data
4 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
4 1 (3.03%) Replication
4 1 (3.03%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.21%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Android
2 2 (6.06%) Windows 8
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (6.06%) Apple iOS
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (54.55%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (45.45%) Technical Architecture
3 12 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
3 12 (36.36%) Performance Tuning
4 11 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 11 (33.33%) TDD
4 11 (33.33%) Scrum
5 10 (30.30%) Kanban
5 10 (30.30%) BDD
6 8 (24.24%) Software Engineering
7 4 (12.12%) MVC
7 4 (12.12%) Disaster Recovery
7 4 (12.12%) Change Control
8 2 (6.06%) CRM
8 2 (6.06%) SOA
8 2 (6.06%) OOP
8 2 (6.06%) Migration
8 2 (6.06%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (6.06%) Responsive Web Design
8 2 (6.06%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 14 (42.42%) Java
2 13 (39.39%) JavaScript
3 3 (9.09%) PowerShell
4 2 (6.06%) Scala
5 1 (3.03%) Clojure
5 1 (3.03%) Apex Code
5 1 (3.03%) Ruby
5 1 (3.03%) Python
5 1 (3.03%) C#
5 1 (3.03%) Perl
5 1 (3.03%) PHP
5 1 (3.03%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.18%) SC Cleared
1 6 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (6.06%) MCP
4 1 (3.03%) VTSP
4 1 (3.03%) CCEE
4 1 (3.03%) CCIA
4 1 (3.03%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (3.03%) CCDP
4 1 (3.03%) MCSE
4 1 (3.03%) MCSA
System Software
1 5 (15.15%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.12%) Hyper-V
2 4 (12.12%) XenApp
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.09%) Terminal Services
4 2 (6.06%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.03%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.06%) ARCserve
1 2 (6.06%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (6.06%) NetBackup
1 2 (6.06%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.03%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 5 (15.15%) VMware
1 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.12%) Cisco
2 4 (12.12%) Citrix
3 2 (6.06%) SAP
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle
3 2 (6.06%) Symantec
3 2 (6.06%) Sencha
4 1 (3.03%) AppSense
4 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.03%) IBM
4 1 (3.03%) HP
4 1 (3.03%) Dell
4 1 (3.03%) EMC
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