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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architect
Rank 126 137 125
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -12
Permanent jobs requiring a Technical Architect 21 14 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.81% 0.55% 0.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.86% 0.60% 0.30%
Number of salaries quoted 20 13 3
Average salary £67,500 £72,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.89% +16.00%
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
2431 2346 1969
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 93.64% 92.11% 96.10%
Number of salaries quoted 1560 1776 1673
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 £25,000 £27,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £62,100 £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 19 December 2014.

Technical Architect Salary Histogram in Reading

Technical Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Technical Architecture
3 11 (42.31%) Java
4 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
4 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
4 9 (34.62%) Capacity Planning
5 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
6 7 (26.92%) TDD
6 7 (26.92%) Kanban
6 7 (26.92%) Scrum
6 7 (26.92%) Finance
7 6 (23.08%) Spring
7 6 (23.08%) BDD
8 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
8 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
8 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
8 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
9 4 (15.38%) Cisco
9 4 (15.38%) Change Control
9 4 (15.38%) Windows
10 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
10 3 (11.54%) Citrix
10 3 (11.54%) VMware
10 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (11.54%) MVC
10 3 (11.54%) HTML
10 3 (11.54%) CSS
10 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
10 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V

Technical Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 3 (11.54%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2000
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.85%) Lync
3 1 (3.85%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
3 1 (3.85%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) MS Project
1 1 (3.85%) MS Visio
1 1 (3.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.85%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (3.85%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (3.85%) Oracle BRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (3.85%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) LAN
1 2 (7.69%) WAN
1 2 (7.69%) Wireless
1 2 (7.69%) Wireless Security
2 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.85%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Hadoop
2 1 (3.85%) NoSQL
2 1 (3.85%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Ant
1 2 (7.69%) JIRA
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.85%) Oracle APEX
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 3 (11.54%) Telecoms
3 2 (7.69%) Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
4 1 (3.85%) Billing
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Electronics
4 1 (3.85%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) Spring
2 3 (11.54%) HTML
2 3 (11.54%) CSS
3 2 (7.69%) .NET
3 2 (7.69%) Ajax
3 2 (7.69%) JSON
3 2 (7.69%) jQuery
3 2 (7.69%) HTML5
3 2 (7.69%) PhoneGap
3 2 (7.69%) AngularJS
3 2 (7.69%) XML
4 1 (3.85%) Hibernate
4 1 (3.85%) Akka
4 1 (3.85%) Play Framework
4 1 (3.85%) Application Packaging
4 1 (3.85%) Spring MVC
4 1 (3.85%) J2EE
4 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (11.54%) Clustering
2 2 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) DTV
3 1 (3.85%) Replication
3 1 (3.85%) Reference Data
3 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (15.38%) Windows
2 2 (7.69%) Android
2 2 (7.69%) Apple iOS
2 2 (7.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (46.15%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (34.62%) Performance Tuning
3 9 (34.62%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (30.77%) Mentoring
5 7 (26.92%) TDD
5 7 (26.92%) Kanban
5 7 (26.92%) Scrum
6 6 (23.08%) BDD
7 5 (19.23%) Software Engineering
8 4 (15.38%) Change Control
9 3 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (11.54%) MVC
10 2 (7.69%) OOP
10 2 (7.69%) CRM
10 2 (7.69%) SOA
10 2 (7.69%) Responsive Web Design
10 2 (7.69%) DevOps
10 2 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
11 1 (3.85%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Java
2 9 (34.62%) JavaScript
3 2 (7.69%) PowerShell
3 2 (7.69%) Scala
4 1 (3.85%) Apex Code
4 1 (3.85%) Clojure
4 1 (3.85%) Perl
4 1 (3.85%) PHP
4 1 (3.85%) SQL
4 1 (3.85%) Python
4 1 (3.85%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) SC Cleared
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) MCP
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 1 (3.85%) CCDP
3 1 (3.85%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) CCEE
3 1 (3.85%) CCIA
System Software
1 3 (11.54%) Active Directory
1 3 (11.54%) Hyper-V
1 3 (11.54%) XenApp
2 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 2 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (3.85%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) ARCserve
1 2 (7.69%) Norton AntiVirus
1 2 (7.69%) NetBackup
1 2 (7.69%) Backup Exec
2 1 (3.85%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 4 (15.38%) Cisco
2 3 (11.54%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.54%) Citrix
2 3 (11.54%) VMware
3 2 (7.69%) Symantec
3 2 (7.69%) Sencha
3 2 (7.69%) Oracle
3 2 (7.69%) SAP
4 1 (3.85%) IBM
4 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (3.85%) HP
4 1 (3.85%) Dell
4 1 (3.85%) AppSense
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