Period
to 13 December 2018

The median annual salary for an Architect was £77,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Architect
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
13 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 47 56 28
Rank change year-on-year +9 -28 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 305 314 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.04% 4.87% 7.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.31% 5.10% 7.64%
Number of salaries quoted 276 248 450
Berkshire median annual salary £77,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +2.67% +7.14% -
10th Percentile £58,750 £55,000 £53,750
90th Percentile £95,000 £100,000 £87,500
South East median annual salary £70,000 £68,500 £68,000
% change year-on-year +2.19% +0.74% +1.49%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Berkshire
Permanent vacancies in Berkshire with a recognized job title 5,744 6,153 8,099
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.88% 95.50% 96.04%
Number of salaries quoted 4,577 4,948 6,345
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,900 £26,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £77,500 £73,750 £73,750
South East median annual salary £47,500 £45,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year +5.56% - -

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings that featured Architect in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Berkshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect in Berkshire.

Salary trend for Architect in Berkshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Berkshire over the 6 months to 13 December 2018.

Salary histogram for Architect in Berkshire

Architect
Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 13 December 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -5 102 £77,500 +5.08% 24
Bracknell -4 64 £77,500 -3.13% 8
Newbury +11 32 £62,500 -7.41% 5
Maidenhead -30 22 £65,000 -14.75% 4
Slough -15 18 £85,000 +6.25% 6
Wokingham +22 10 £110,000 +114.63% 2
Windsor -3 2 £80,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 13 December 2018, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 120 (39.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 104 (34.10%) Presales
3 102 (33.44%) Amazon AWS
4 97 (31.80%) Microsoft
5 61 (20.00%) Network Security
5 61 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 61 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 59 (19.34%) SQL
7 55 (18.03%) Office 365
8 51 (16.72%) Security Cleared
9 49 (16.07%) Web Services
9 49 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
10 47 (15.41%) Thought Leadership
11 45 (14.75%) Java
12 44 (14.43%) Relational Database
13 43 (14.10%) MCSE
13 43 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
14 40 (13.11%) RDBMS
14 40 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
14 40 (13.11%) Big Data
15 39 (12.79%) Azure Active Directory
16 38 (12.46%) Enterprise Architecture
16 38 (12.46%) Cisco
16 38 (12.46%) Project Management
17 37 (12.13%) Analytics
18 35 (11.48%) Vendor Relationship Management
19 34 (11.15%) Oracle
20 33 (10.82%) MCSA
20 33 (10.82%) Cisco Certification
20 33 (10.82%) Amazon SQS

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 13 (4.26%) SharePoint
2 9 (2.95%) IIS
2 9 (2.95%) Tomcat
3 7 (2.30%) Anypoint
3 7 (2.30%) Confluence
3 7 (2.30%) Mule
3 7 (2.30%) Mule ESB
4 6 (1.97%) Apache Spark
4 6 (1.97%) MS Exchange
4 6 (1.97%) Oracle Workflow
4 6 (1.97%) WebLogic
5 5 (1.64%) SharePoint 2013
6 4 (1.31%) Alfresco
6 4 (1.31%) WebSphere
7 3 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (0.66%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.66%) OpenStack
8 2 (0.66%) Skype for Business
8 2 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
9 1 (0.33%) CMS
Applications
1 28 (9.18%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.97%) MS Visio
3 5 (1.64%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.64%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 11 (3.61%) Maximo
2 7 (2.30%) SAP HCM
2 7 (2.30%) SAP HR
3 1 (0.33%) Distributed Ledger
3 1 (0.33%) Dynamics NAV
3 1 (0.33%) SAP BPC
3 1 (0.33%) SAP Business ByDesign
3 1 (0.33%) SAP GTS
3 1 (0.33%) SAP S/4HANA
3 1 (0.33%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 120 (39.34%) Microsoft Azure
2 102 (33.44%) Amazon AWS
3 55 (18.03%) Office 365
4 39 (12.79%) Azure Active Directory
5 33 (10.82%) Amazon EC2
5 33 (10.82%) Amazon S3
5 33 (10.82%) Amazon SQS
6 31 (10.16%) Amazon EMR
6 31 (10.16%) Amazon Kinesis
6 31 (10.16%) AWS Lambda
6 31 (10.16%) Serverless
7 26 (8.52%) SaaS
8 18 (5.90%) PaaS
9 16 (5.25%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (4.59%) IaaS
11 9 (2.95%) SuccessFactors
12 7 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
13 5 (1.64%) GitHub
14 4 (1.31%) Azure Data Factory
15 3 (0.98%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 61 (20.00%) Network Security
2 17 (5.57%) WAN
3 15 (4.92%) Firewall
4 12 (3.93%) BGP
4 12 (3.93%) MPLS
5 9 (2.95%) Cisco ASA
5 9 (2.95%) VLAN
6 8 (2.62%) LAN
6 8 (2.62%) TCP/IP
7 7 (2.30%) DNS
7 7 (2.30%) VPN
8 6 (1.97%) DHCP
8 6 (1.97%) OSPF
8 6 (1.97%) SNMP
8 6 (1.97%) Unified Communications
8 6 (1.97%) Wireless
9 5 (1.64%) Cisco Firepower
9 5 (1.64%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (1.64%) NAS
9 5 (1.64%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 44 (14.43%) Relational Database
2 40 (13.11%) Big Data
2 40 (13.11%) RDBMS
3 31 (10.16%) Amazon RDS
3 31 (10.16%) Amazon Redshift
3 31 (10.16%) Cosmos DB
4 22 (7.21%) Data Warehouse
5 19 (6.23%) SQL Server
6 9 (2.95%) PostgreSQL
6 9 (2.95%) Power BI
6 9 (2.95%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 8 (2.62%) MySQL
7 8 (2.62%) NoSQL
8 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 6 (1.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 6 (1.97%) Star Schema
9 5 (1.64%) BusinessObjects
9 5 (1.64%) Oracle ODI
9 5 (1.64%) SQLPlus
10 4 (1.31%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 11 (3.61%) Jenkins
2 9 (2.95%) JIRA
3 8 (2.62%) Maven
4 7 (2.30%) Eclipse
4 7 (2.30%) Git (software)
4 7 (2.30%) IntelliJ
4 7 (2.30%) JUnit
4 7 (2.30%) Mockito
4 7 (2.30%) Sonatype Nexus
5 2 (0.66%) Redmine
6 1 (0.33%) Artifactory
6 1 (0.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.33%) ERwin
6 1 (0.33%) GitLab
6 1 (0.33%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.33%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.33%) TeamCity
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 26 (8.52%) Finance
1 26 (8.52%) Telecoms
2 19 (6.23%) Retail
3 10 (3.28%) Manufacturing
4 7 (2.30%) Banking
5 6 (1.97%) Legal
6 5 (1.64%) Automotive
7 4 (1.31%) French Language
7 4 (1.31%) German Language
7 4 (1.31%) Italian Language
8 3 (0.98%) Billing
8 3 (0.98%) Marketing
8 3 (0.98%) Military
8 3 (0.98%) Pharmaceutical
8 3 (0.98%) Portuguese Language
8 3 (0.98%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.66%) Electronics
9 2 (0.66%) Publishing
10 1 (0.33%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.33%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (16.07%) Web Services
2 29 (9.51%) .NET
3 23 (7.54%) ASP.NET
4 22 (7.21%) ASP.NET Web API
5 14 (4.59%) XML
6 13 (4.26%) RESTful
7 10 (3.28%) J2EE
7 10 (3.28%) REST
7 10 (3.28%) SOAP
8 9 (2.95%) CSS
8 9 (2.95%) HTML
9 8 (2.62%) Spring
10 7 (2.30%) ActiveMQ
10 7 (2.30%) RAML
11 6 (1.97%) AngularJS
11 6 (1.97%) HTML5
12 5 (1.64%) CSS3
12 5 (1.64%) Kafka
13 4 (1.31%) Vue.js
14 3 (0.98%) React
Miscellaneous
1 28 (9.18%) Data Centre
2 13 (4.26%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.61%) Public Cloud
4 10 (3.28%) Enterprise Software
4 10 (3.28%) Self-Motivation
5 9 (2.95%) Greenfield Project
5 9 (2.95%) PKI
6 8 (2.62%) Robotics
7 7 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 7 (2.30%) User Experience
8 5 (1.64%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 5 (1.64%) Hybrid Cloud
9 4 (1.31%) Cyberthreat
9 4 (1.31%) Data Structures
10 3 (0.98%) EMC VMAX
10 3 (0.98%) Reference Data
10 3 (0.98%) Tandem
10 3 (0.98%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.66%) Clustering
11 2 (0.66%) Fintech
Operating Systems
1 19 (6.23%) Windows
2 7 (2.30%) Linux
3 6 (1.97%) Windows 10
4 5 (1.64%) Unix
5 4 (1.31%) Windows 8
6 3 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (0.98%) Windows Server
7 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (0.66%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 104 (34.10%) Presales
2 61 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 49 (16.07%) Business Intelligence
4 47 (15.41%) Thought Leadership
5 40 (13.11%) Agile Software Development
6 38 (12.46%) Enterprise Architecture
6 38 (12.46%) Project Management
7 37 (12.13%) Analytics
8 35 (11.48%) Vendor Relationship Management
9 31 (10.16%) Identity Access Management
10 29 (9.51%) Data Management
11 28 (9.18%) Data Modelling
12 27 (8.85%) ETL
13 26 (8.52%) ERP
14 24 (7.87%) Mentoring
15 23 (7.54%) DevOps
15 23 (7.54%) SABSA
16 22 (7.21%) Customer Engagement
17 21 (6.89%) Artificial Intelligence
17 21 (6.89%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 59 (19.34%) SQL
2 45 (14.75%) Java
3 31 (10.16%) Python
4 27 (8.85%) PL/SQL
5 24 (7.87%) Scala
6 22 (7.21%) Shell Script
7 11 (3.61%) C#
8 10 (3.28%) JavaScript
9 7 (2.30%) C
9 7 (2.30%) Java 8
9 7 (2.30%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.66%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.66%) Bash Shell
10 2 (0.66%) C++
10 2 (0.66%) Go
10 2 (0.66%) PHP
10 2 (0.66%) PHP 7
10 2 (0.66%) R
11 1 (0.33%) Kotlin
11 1 (0.33%) Perl
Qualifications
1 51 (16.72%) Security Cleared
2 43 (14.10%) MCSE
2 43 (14.10%) Microsoft Certification
3 33 (10.82%) Cisco Certification
3 33 (10.82%) MCSA
4 23 (7.54%) Degree
5 16 (5.25%) CCIE
5 16 (5.25%) CISSP
6 15 (4.92%) SC Cleared
7 11 (3.61%) TOGAF Certification
8 10 (3.28%) Computer Science Degree
9 9 (2.95%) (ISC)2 CCSP
9 9 (2.95%) CCSP
9 9 (2.95%) DV Cleared
9 9 (2.95%) JNCIE
10 8 (2.62%) CCNP
11 6 (1.97%) CCDP
12 5 (1.64%) CCNA
13 4 (1.31%) Citrix Certification
13 4 (1.31%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (6.56%) GDPR
2 12 (3.93%) QA
3 11 (3.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.97%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.98%) COBIT
6 2 (0.66%) Cyber Essentials
6 2 (0.66%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.66%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.33%) SLA
System Software
1 61 (20.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (4.92%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (2.95%) Docker
3 9 (2.95%) Virtual Machines
4 5 (1.64%) VMware NSX
4 5 (1.64%) XenApp
4 5 (1.64%) XenDesktop
5 4 (1.31%) Hyper-V
5 4 (1.31%) vCloud
6 3 (0.98%) vSphere
7 2 (0.66%) BitLocker
7 2 (0.66%) Ceph
7 2 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.66%) NFS
7 2 (0.66%) Samba
7 2 (0.66%) Virtual Desktop
7 2 (0.66%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 10 (3.28%) SCCM
2 7 (2.30%) CloudHub
3 6 (1.97%) QRadar
4 5 (1.64%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (1.31%) Ansible
5 4 (1.31%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.98%) Data Guard
6 3 (0.98%) Microsoft Intune
6 3 (0.98%) Puppet
6 3 (0.98%) SCVMM
6 3 (0.98%) vCenter Server
7 2 (0.66%) AirWatch
7 2 (0.66%) CASB
7 2 (0.66%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.66%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 2 (0.66%) Nagios
7 2 (0.66%) SCDPM
7 2 (0.66%) SCOrch
7 2 (0.66%) SCSM
8 1 (0.33%) Kibana
Vendors
1 97 (31.80%) Microsoft
2 38 (12.46%) Cisco
3 34 (11.15%) Oracle
4 25 (8.20%) VMware
5 21 (6.89%) Citrix
5 21 (6.89%) Google
5 21 (6.89%) SAP
6 18 (5.90%) Salesforce.com
7 16 (5.25%) Juniper
8 14 (4.59%) EMC
9 13 (4.26%) Ab Initio
9 13 (4.26%) Teradata
10 11 (3.61%) IBM
11 10 (3.28%) Dell
12 9 (2.95%) CheckPoint
12 9 (2.95%) NetApp
12 9 (2.95%) Splunk
13 8 (2.62%) F5
13 8 (2.62%) Palo Alto
14 7 (2.30%) MuleSoft