The table below looks at the statistics for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Technical Architecture
Rank 133 113 99
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -14
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 3 30 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 0.14% 1.26% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.17% 1.66% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 1 23 34
Average salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.55% -
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -
Technical Architecture
Berkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1798 1810 1651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Reading 81.14% 76.27% 72.32%
Number of salaries quoted 1329 1225 1279
Average salary £50,000 £50,000 £46,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,995
% change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.67%

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Technical Architecture across the Reading region.

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Reading

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture.

1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) ITIL
3 10 (35.71%) ITSM
3 10 (35.71%) VMware
4 9 (32.14%) Service Management
4 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
4 9 (32.14%) MS Office
4 9 (32.14%) Office 365
5 8 (28.57%) Business Development
5 8 (28.57%) SCCM
5 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
5 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (28.57%) XenApp
5 8 (28.57%) XenDesktop
5 8 (28.57%) Lync
5 8 (28.57%) CGI
5 8 (28.57%) Terminal Services
5 8 (28.57%) Dell
5 8 (28.57%) Citrix
5 8 (28.57%) Migration
5 8 (28.57%) Computacenter
5 8 (28.57%) Marketing
5 8 (28.57%) GIS
6 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 7 (25.00%) TDD
6 7 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
6 7 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (21.43%) Degree

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the Reading region citing Technical Architecture also 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 that cited Technical Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 8 (28.57%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Office
2 5 (17.86%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 9 (32.14%) Office 365
2 7 (25.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) WAN
1 1 (3.57%) MPLS
1 1 (3.57%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
2 5 (17.86%) RavenDB
3 4 (14.29%) Hadoop
4 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Visual Studio
1 5 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 8 (28.57%) Marketing
2 7 (25.00%) Telecoms
3 5 (17.86%) Finance
Job Titles
1 12 (42.86%) Architect
2 8 (28.57%) Solutions Architect
3 7 (25.00%) Marketing Manager
4 6 (21.43%) Senior Manager
5 5 (17.86%) Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
5 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (17.86%) .NET Software Developer
5 5 (17.86%) Software Developer
6 4 (14.29%) Technical Architect
7 2 (7.14%) Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) IT Consultant
8 1 (3.57%) Server Support
8 1 (3.57%) Support Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Server Engineer
8 1 (3.57%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (28.57%) CGI
2 6 (21.43%) HTML
3 5 (17.86%) .NET
3 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET
3 5 (17.86%) CSS
3 5 (17.86%) WCF
3 5 (17.86%) WF
3 5 (17.86%) jQuery
3 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (17.86%) Entity Framework
3 5 (17.86%) LESS
3 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
3 5 (17.86%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 5 (17.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (14.29%) Spring
5 1 (3.57%) Web Services
5 1 (3.57%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (28.57%) GIS
2 5 (17.86%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (3.57%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (3.57%) IPTV
3 1 (3.57%) MPEG
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) ITIL
2 10 (35.71%) ITSM
3 9 (32.14%) Scrum
3 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (32.14%) Service Management
4 8 (28.57%) Migration
4 8 (28.57%) Business Development
5 7 (25.00%) Customer Engagement
5 7 (25.00%) TDD
6 5 (17.86%) MVC
6 5 (17.86%) Workflow
6 5 (17.86%) OO
6 5 (17.86%) Domain-Driven Design
6 5 (17.86%) Web Development
6 5 (17.86%) Unit Testing
6 5 (17.86%) CQRS
7 4 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
7 4 (14.29%) Mentoring
7 4 (14.29%) Kanban
7 4 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 5 (17.86%) C#
1 5 (17.86%) SQL
1 5 (17.86%) T-SQL
1 5 (17.86%) TypeScript
2 4 (14.29%) Java
2 4 (14.29%) JavaScript
3 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) SC Cleared
1 8 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) CCNA
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.57%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 8 (28.57%) Terminal Services
1 8 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (28.57%) XenApp
1 8 (28.57%) XenDesktop
2 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 16 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 10 (35.71%) VMware
3 8 (28.57%) Computacenter
3 8 (28.57%) Dell
3 8 (28.57%) Citrix
4 5 (17.86%) Twitter
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco
5 1 (3.57%) Juniper
5 1 (3.57%) HP