The median annual salary for a Architect was £70,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 44 32 32
Rank change year-on-year -12 0  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 175 322 369
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 5.19% 6.42% 6.81%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.46% 6.77% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 138 273 276
Median salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £85,000 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £66,700 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +2.61% -  

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Berkshire. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

IT Job Roles
Berkshire
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 3203 4754 5179
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 95.02% 94.80% 95.54%
Number of salaries quoted 2593 3882 3834
Median salary £47,500 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +5.26%  
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £28,800 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year - +3.75%  

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire that featured Architect in the job title.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017.

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 3 months to 29 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -26 45 £67,500 +3.84% 3
Slough +24 21 £80,000 - 1
Bracknell +3 21 £57,000 -17.68% 1
Newbury +20 13 £55,000 -8.33% 2
Wokingham +18 12 £56,250 -30.98%
Maidenhead -15 10 £76,250 +5.17% 1
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Berkshire region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 97 (18.62%) Presales
2 78 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
3 75 (14.40%) Data Centre
4 74 (14.20%) Telecoms
4 74 (14.20%) SOA
5 71 (13.63%) Oracle
6 68 (13.05%) Microsoft Azure
7 66 (12.67%) VMware
8 63 (12.09%) Amazon AWS
9 61 (11.71%) Cisco
9 61 (11.71%) Customer Requirements
10 60 (11.52%) TOGAF
11 58 (11.13%) VMware Infrastructure
12 54 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
13 51 (9.79%) Firewall
14 50 (9.60%) ITIL
15 49 (9.40%) Linux
15 49 (9.40%) Java
16 48 (9.21%) Migration
17 47 (9.02%) Change Control
18 46 (8.83%) Enterprise Software
19 45 (8.64%) Service Delivery
20 44 (8.45%) UML
21 42 (8.06%) PaaS
21 42 (8.06%) Security Architecture
21 42 (8.06%) PowerShell
21 42 (8.06%) Degree
22 41 (7.87%) CRM
22 41 (7.87%) Microsoft
23 40 (7.68%) Enterprise Architecture

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 21 (4.03%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 14 (2.69%) OpenStack
3 10 (1.92%) SAS
4 7 (1.34%) Apache Spark
4 7 (1.34%) JBoss
5 5 (0.96%) IIS
5 5 (0.96%) Oracle Service Bus
5 5 (0.96%) SharePoint
6 3 (0.58%) Apache Pig
6 3 (0.58%) IBM Domino
6 3 (0.58%) NServiceBus
6 3 (0.58%) Tomcat
6 3 (0.58%) WebLogic
7 2 (0.38%) Apache
7 2 (0.38%) GlassFish
8 1 (0.19%) Exchange Server 2010
8 1 (0.19%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.19%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.19%) Skype for Business
8 1 (0.19%) WebSphere
Applications
1 9 (1.73%) MS Visio
1 9 (1.73%) SPSS Modeler
2 8 (1.54%) MS Excel
3 2 (0.38%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 13 (2.50%) SAP HR
2 6 (1.15%) Oracle BPM
3 4 (0.77%) SAP ERP
4 3 (0.58%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics AX
5 1 (0.19%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 68 (13.05%) Microsoft Azure
2 63 (12.09%) Amazon AWS
3 42 (8.06%) PaaS
4 34 (6.53%) IaaS
5 28 (5.37%) SaaS
6 20 (3.84%) IBM Cloud
7 18 (3.45%) SoftLayer
8 13 (2.50%) Office 365
8 13 (2.50%) SuccessFactors
9 12 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
10 4 (0.77%) Force.com
11 2 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
12 1 (0.19%) Akamai
12 1 (0.19%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 51 (9.79%) Firewall
2 29 (5.57%) WAN
3 25 (4.80%) Network Security
4 22 (4.22%) Cisco ASA
5 20 (3.84%) LAN
6 16 (3.07%) DNS
6 16 (3.07%) SSL
7 15 (2.88%) Intrusion Detection
7 15 (2.88%) VPN
8 12 (2.30%) MPLS
9 10 (1.92%) HTTP
10 8 (1.54%) VSAN
11 7 (1.34%) 3GPP
12 6 (1.15%) Internet
12 6 (1.15%) SAN
13 5 (0.96%) 3G
13 5 (0.96%) Intelligent Network
13 5 (0.96%) Value-Added Service
14 4 (0.77%) TCP/IP
14 4 (0.77%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (4.99%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.07%) Apache Cassandra
3 15 (2.88%) Big Data
3 15 (2.88%) Data Warehouse
4 13 (2.50%) Hadoop
5 9 (1.73%) MySQL
5 9 (1.73%) Oracle Database
5 9 (1.73%) Power BI
5 9 (1.73%) QlikView
6 6 (1.15%) NoSQL
7 5 (0.96%) BusinessObjects
7 5 (0.96%) PostgreSQL
7 5 (0.96%) SAP BW
8 4 (0.77%) Relational Database
9 3 (0.58%) DB2
9 3 (0.58%) RDBMS
10 2 (0.38%) Apache Hive
10 2 (0.38%) Data Mart
10 2 (0.38%) HBase
10 2 (0.38%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 9 (1.73%) Vagrant
2 7 (1.34%) JMeter
2 7 (1.34%) Rational Performance Tester
3 5 (0.96%) Axure RP
4 4 (0.77%) Visual Studio
5 3 (0.58%) Jenkins
6 2 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (0.38%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.38%) Rational Rose
6 2 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
7 1 (0.19%) Android Studio
7 1 (0.19%) Jasmine
7 1 (0.19%) JIRA
7 1 (0.19%) Mocha
7 1 (0.19%) Rational DOORS
7 1 (0.19%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.19%) Subversion
7 1 (0.19%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.19%) VersionOne
7 1 (0.19%) Xcode
General
1 74 (14.20%) Telecoms
2 31 (5.95%) Finance
3 27 (5.18%) Billing
4 18 (3.45%) Retail
5 12 (2.30%) Legal
6 9 (1.73%) Marketing
7 8 (1.54%) Banking
7 8 (1.54%) Manufacturing
7 8 (1.54%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.15%) Advertising
8 6 (1.15%) Spanish Language
9 5 (0.96%) Mandarin Language
10 2 (0.38%) Electronics
10 2 (0.38%) Publishing
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (6.72%) Web Services
2 31 (5.95%) .NET
3 14 (2.69%) HTML
4 13 (2.50%) SAP Fiori
4 13 (2.50%) SAPUI5
5 11 (2.11%) Middleware
5 11 (2.11%) REST
5 11 (2.11%) SOAP
6 7 (1.34%) Ajax
6 7 (1.34%) AngularJS
6 7 (1.34%) Java EE
6 7 (1.34%) JMX
7 4 (0.77%) EDI
7 4 (0.77%) Elastic Stack
8 3 (0.58%) CSS
8 3 (0.58%) IBM Integration Bus
8 3 (0.58%) XML
9 2 (0.38%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.38%) RESTful
9 2 (0.38%) Visualforce
Miscellaneous
1 75 (14.40%) Data Centre
2 54 (10.36%) Analytical Skills
3 46 (8.83%) Enterprise Software
4 33 (6.33%) Hybrid Cloud
5 25 (4.80%) PKI
6 23 (4.41%) Computer Science
7 21 (4.03%) Public Cloud
8 16 (3.07%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 15 (2.88%) Driving Licence
10 10 (1.92%) FlexPod
11 9 (1.73%) Private Cloud
12 8 (1.54%) Virtual Team
13 7 (1.34%) VxBlock/Vblock
14 6 (1.15%) Data Structures
15 4 (0.77%) Fintech
15 4 (0.77%) Management Information System
15 4 (0.77%) Mobile App
15 4 (0.77%) Security Operations Centre
15 4 (0.77%) User Experience
16 3 (0.58%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 49 (9.40%) Linux
2 30 (5.76%) Windows
3 21 (4.03%) Unix
4 10 (1.92%) CentOS
4 10 (1.92%) Oracle Linux
5 8 (1.54%) Android
6 7 (1.34%) Apple iOS
6 7 (1.34%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (0.77%) Windows Server
8 3 (0.58%) Windows Mobile
8 3 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (0.38%) Windows Server 2008
10 1 (0.19%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 97 (18.62%) Presales
2 78 (14.97%) Agile Software Development
3 74 (14.20%) SOA
4 61 (11.71%) Customer Requirements
5 60 (11.52%) TOGAF
6 50 (9.60%) ITIL
7 48 (9.21%) Migration
8 47 (9.02%) Change Control
9 45 (8.64%) Service Delivery
10 44 (8.45%) UML
11 42 (8.06%) Security Architecture
12 41 (7.87%) CRM
13 40 (7.68%) Enterprise Architecture
13 40 (7.68%) IT Strategy
14 32 (6.14%) Project Management
15 29 (5.57%) ArchiMate
15 29 (5.57%) Data Protection
15 29 (5.57%) SDLC
16 28 (5.37%) Cybersecurity
16 28 (5.37%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 49 (9.40%) Java
2 42 (8.06%) PowerShell
3 35 (6.72%) Python
4 23 (4.41%) SQL
5 21 (4.03%) C#
6 19 (3.65%) C
7 16 (3.07%) Perl
8 11 (2.11%) Ruby
9 10 (1.92%) C++
10 9 (1.73%) R
11 7 (1.34%) JavaScript
12 5 (0.96%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.58%) PL/SQL
13 3 (0.58%) T-SQL
14 2 (0.38%) Apex Code
15 1 (0.19%) Apple Swift
15 1 (0.19%) ES6
15 1 (0.19%) Objective-C
15 1 (0.19%) PHP
Qualifications
1 42 (8.06%) Degree
2 35 (6.72%) Security Cleared
3 30 (5.76%) SC Cleared
4 19 (3.65%) Cisco Certification
5 17 (3.26%) CCIE
6 14 (2.69%) CCNP
7 13 (2.50%) ITIL Certification
8 11 (2.11%) JNCIP
9 10 (1.92%) CCIP
9 10 (1.92%) JNCIE
9 10 (1.92%) VCDX
10 8 (1.54%) CISSP
10 8 (1.54%) MCSE
10 8 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
11 7 (1.34%) ISTQB
12 6 (1.15%) CISM
12 6 (1.15%) MBA
13 4 (0.77%) CISA
13 4 (0.77%) MCITP
13 4 (0.77%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (3.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (2.88%) PCI DSS
3 8 (1.54%) SLA
4 5 (0.96%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.38%) GDPR
6 1 (0.19%) Cyber Essentials
6 1 (0.19%) QA
System Software
1 58 (11.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 32 (6.14%) Hyper-V
3 21 (4.03%) Active Directory
4 19 (3.65%) Docker
5 17 (3.26%) VMware ESX
5 17 (3.26%) vSphere
6 13 (2.50%) vCloud
7 2 (0.38%) HDFS
7 2 (0.38%) KVM
7 2 (0.38%) Terminal Services
7 2 (0.38%) Veritas Cluster Server
7 2 (0.38%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.19%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 17 (3.26%) Puppet
2 15 (2.88%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 15 (2.88%) Opscode Chef
3 14 (2.69%) Ansible
4 12 (2.30%) vRealize
5 10 (1.92%) HP Quality Center
5 10 (1.92%) Kubernetes
6 7 (1.34%) HP SiteScope
6 7 (1.34%) Perfmon
7 4 (0.77%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 3 (0.58%) Icinga
9 2 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
9 2 (0.38%) EMC NetWorker
9 2 (0.38%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.19%) QRadar
10 1 (0.19%) SCCM
10 1 (0.19%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (13.63%) Oracle
2 66 (12.67%) VMware
3 61 (11.71%) Cisco
4 41 (7.87%) Microsoft
5 38 (7.29%) SAP
6 37 (7.10%) IBM
7 25 (4.80%) HP
7 25 (4.80%) Palo Alto
8 23 (4.41%) Red Hat
9 19 (3.65%) CheckPoint
10 16 (3.07%) Juniper
11 15 (2.88%) BMC
12 12 (2.30%) Imperva
12 12 (2.30%) LogLogic
12 12 (2.30%) PlateSpin
13 11 (2.11%) Nimsoft
14 10 (1.92%) CenturyLink
14 10 (1.92%) Google
14 10 (1.92%) Tableau
14 10 (1.92%) Teradata
Reading, Berkshire
Stott & May
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Slough, Berkshire
Spencer Rose
Salary: From £50,000 to £550,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 12 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Ashdown IT
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + £6.3k car allowance + 10% bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
MAPP - IT, Digital, Broadcasting & Media Recruitment Specialists
Salary: Up to £57,000 per annum + lease car option + pension+++
Posted: 5 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Competitive plus benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Salary: Perm or contract - competitive salary + benefits OR day rate contract
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, UK
Wipro
Posted: 5 days ago
Maidenhead, Berkshire
Cognizant
Salary: Unspecified
Posted: 14 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 25 days ago
Berkshire
Thornton Gregory
Salary: £0 - £80,000 per year
Posted: 23 days ago