The first table below looks at the demand for Technical Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised for the Slough region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Technical Architecture over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Slough region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Technical Architecture
Rank 55 65 61
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -4
Permanent jobs citing Technical Architecture 5 3 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 1.02% 0.46% 1.00%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.40% 0.57% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 6
Average salary £50,000 £45,000 £41,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.11% +9.09%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £50,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
- -9.09%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Slough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
357 528 469
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Slough 72.56% 80.61% 78.17%
Number of salaries quoted 297 445 385
Average salary £50,000 £55,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% +22.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £37,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
Technical Architecture
Berkshire

Technical Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

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

Technical Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in Slough

Technical Architecture
Salary Trend in Slough

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

Technical Architecture Salary Trend in Slough

Technical Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Slough

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft App-V
2 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 6 (46.15%) Fujitsu
2 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
2 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 6 (46.15%) VMware
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) SQL
2 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) Citrix
3 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (38.46%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) Dell
3 5 (38.46%) EMC
3 5 (38.46%) Windows
3 5 (38.46%) MCSE
3 5 (38.46%) NetApp
3 5 (38.46%) Symantec
3 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
3 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
3 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
3 5 (38.46%) PlateSpin
3 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 5 (38.46%) MCTS
3 5 (38.46%) MCITP
3 5 (38.46%) XenApp
3 5 (38.46%) XenServer

Technical Architecture
Top Related IT Skills in Slough by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT jobs across the Slough 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 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.69%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Project
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (46.15%) Telecoms
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
1 6 (46.15%) Retail
2 2 (15.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 9 (69.23%) Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Technical Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Technical Consultant
2 5 (38.46%) Senior Consultant
3 4 (30.77%) CLAS Consultant
4 3 (23.08%) Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Security Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Business Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Analyst
6 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
1 1 (7.69%) Web Services
1 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) EqualLogic
2 4 (30.77%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (30.77%) Information Security
2 2 (15.38%) SOA
2 2 (15.38%) Project Management
2 2 (15.38%) Security Architecture
3 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
3 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Security Cleared
2 5 (38.46%) NCDA
2 5 (38.46%) NCIE
2 5 (38.46%) VCAP
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 5 (38.46%) MCTS
2 5 (38.46%) MCITP
2 5 (38.46%) MCSE
3 2 (15.38%) CISSP
4 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft App-V
1 6 (46.15%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (46.15%) Hyper-V
2 5 (38.46%) XenApp
2 5 (38.46%) XenServer
2 5 (38.46%) XenDesktop
2 5 (38.46%) vSphere
2 5 (38.46%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) NetBackup
1 5 (38.46%) Backup Exec
2 1 (7.69%) WSUS
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
1 6 (46.15%) Citrix
1 6 (46.15%) VMware
1 6 (46.15%) Fujitsu
2 5 (38.46%) Veeam
2 5 (38.46%) PlateSpin
2 5 (38.46%) NetApp
2 5 (38.46%) Symantec
2 5 (38.46%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) Dell
2 5 (38.46%) EMC