The median annual salary for an Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 22 June 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
22 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 64 32 40
Rank change year-on-year -32 +8  
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 130 264 310
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 3.93% 5.91% 6.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.14% 6.12% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 95 191 232
Median salary £75,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -  
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,700
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £90,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +3.84% -  

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 3142 4311 4936
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.98% 96.49% 95.70%
Number of salaries quoted 2534 3480 3718
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 £25,500 £30,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £69,500 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +3.65% +2.50%  

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 22 June 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 22 June 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 -16 49 £80,000 +14.28% 8
Slough +2 17 £61,250 -18.33% 3
Bracknell 0 12 £60,000 -13.35% 3
Maidenhead +9 11 £77,500 +19.23%
Newbury -7 4 £72,000 +19.00% 1
Wokingham - 2 £47,500 -
Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 22 June 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 61 (19.55%) Presales
2 56 (17.95%) TOGAF
3 55 (17.63%) Data Centre
4 47 (15.06%) Microsoft Azure
5 43 (13.78%) Amazon AWS
6 41 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
7 40 (12.82%) Cisco
8 39 (12.50%) SOA
8 39 (12.50%) Firewall
9 37 (11.86%) Enterprise Architecture
10 36 (11.54%) Telecoms
10 36 (11.54%) Oracle
11 35 (11.22%) Linux
12 32 (10.26%) Security Cleared
13 30 (9.62%) VMware
13 30 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
14 28 (8.97%) IT Strategy
15 27 (8.65%) SAP
16 26 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
17 25 (8.01%) ITIL
17 25 (8.01%) Red Hat
18 24 (7.69%) UML
18 24 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
18 24 (7.69%) PaaS
19 23 (7.37%) SC Cleared
19 23 (7.37%) Juniper
20 22 (7.05%) Cisco Certification
20 22 (7.05%) Project Management
20 22 (7.05%) Change Control
20 22 (7.05%) Mentoring

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 10 (3.21%) Oracle Service Bus
2 5 (1.60%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 4 (1.28%) JBoss
3 4 (1.28%) OpenStack
4 3 (0.96%) IBM Domino
4 3 (0.96%) IIS
4 3 (0.96%) SharePoint
5 2 (0.64%) Apache Pig
5 2 (0.64%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.64%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.32%) Apache
6 1 (0.32%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.32%) Liferay
6 1 (0.32%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (0.64%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.32%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 6 (1.92%) SAP GTS
2 3 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
2 3 (0.96%) Remedy ITSM
2 3 (0.96%) SAP HR
3 2 (0.64%) Dynamics AX
3 2 (0.64%) SAP ERP
4 1 (0.32%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (0.32%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.32%) SAP CRM for Utilities
4 1 (0.32%) SAP GRC
4 1 (0.32%) SAP IS-U
4 1 (0.32%) SAP MDG
Cloud Services
1 47 (15.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 43 (13.78%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (7.69%) PaaS
4 16 (5.13%) IaaS
5 14 (4.49%) IBM Cloud
5 14 (4.49%) SoftLayer
6 12 (3.85%) SaaS
7 6 (1.92%) Bluemix
7 6 (1.92%) Office 365
8 5 (1.60%) Akamai
9 3 (0.96%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.64%) Cloud Computing
11 1 (0.32%) Force.com
11 1 (0.32%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.32%) OpenShift
11 1 (0.32%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
11 1 (0.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 39 (12.50%) Firewall
2 18 (5.77%) Cisco ASA
3 13 (4.17%) Network Security
4 12 (3.85%) MPLS
5 11 (3.53%) DNS
6 10 (3.21%) HTTP
7 9 (2.88%) Cisco Nexus
7 9 (2.88%) SSL
8 8 (2.56%) BGP
8 8 (2.56%) OSPF
8 8 (2.56%) WAN
9 7 (2.24%) LAN
9 7 (2.24%) VLAN
10 6 (1.92%) EIGRP
10 6 (1.92%) FTP
10 6 (1.92%) IGRP
10 6 (1.92%) IPsec
10 6 (1.92%) SMTP
10 6 (1.92%) VPN
10 6 (1.92%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (5.13%) SQL Server
2 14 (4.49%) Apache Cassandra
2 14 (4.49%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (2.88%) Oracle Database
4 8 (2.56%) Big Data
4 8 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
4 8 (2.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 7 (2.24%) BusinessObjects
5 7 (2.24%) SAP BW
6 6 (1.92%) Data Lake
6 6 (1.92%) Hadoop
7 4 (1.28%) MySQL
8 2 (0.64%) Data Mart
8 2 (0.64%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.64%) Relational Database
9 1 (0.32%) HBase
9 1 (0.32%) Mahout
9 1 (0.32%) SAP Data Services
9 1 (0.32%) SAP HANA
9 1 (0.32%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 4 (1.28%) Jenkins
1 4 (1.28%) Rational Rose
2 3 (0.96%) Git (software)
3 2 (0.64%) Rational DOORS
3 2 (0.64%) Vagrant
4 1 (0.32%) Android Studio
4 1 (0.32%) SoapUI
4 1 (0.32%) Xcode
General
1 36 (11.54%) Telecoms
2 21 (6.73%) Finance
3 20 (6.41%) Retail
4 17 (5.45%) Legal
5 15 (4.81%) Manufacturing
6 12 (3.85%) Billing
7 9 (2.88%) Banking
8 8 (2.56%) Pharmaceutical
9 4 (1.28%) French Language
9 4 (1.28%) Publishing
9 4 (1.28%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.64%) Back Office
10 2 (0.64%) Marketing
11 1 (0.32%) Advertising
11 1 (0.32%) Automotive
11 1 (0.32%) Law
11 1 (0.32%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (6.09%) .NET
2 18 (5.77%) Web Services
3 14 (4.49%) Middleware
4 6 (1.92%) EDI
4 6 (1.92%) Oracle Fusion
4 6 (1.92%) REST
4 6 (1.92%) SOAP
5 5 (1.60%) JSON
6 4 (1.28%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (0.96%) IBM Integration Bus
7 3 (0.96%) RESTful
7 3 (0.96%) SAP Fiori
7 3 (0.96%) SAPUI5
7 3 (0.96%) XML
8 2 (0.64%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.64%) CSS
8 2 (0.64%) EJB
8 2 (0.64%) HTML
8 2 (0.64%) J2EE
8 2 (0.64%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 55 (17.63%) Data Centre
2 26 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
3 20 (6.41%) Analytical Skills
4 14 (4.49%) PKI
5 11 (3.53%) Public Cloud
6 10 (3.21%) Hybrid Cloud
7 7 (2.24%) Virtual Team
8 6 (1.92%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 6 (1.92%) Driving Licence
9 5 (1.60%) Fintech
9 5 (1.60%) Mobile Computing
10 4 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
10 4 (1.28%) Private Cloud
10 4 (1.28%) Security Operations Centre
11 3 (0.96%) Computer Science
11 3 (0.96%) Cybercrime
11 3 (0.96%) User Experience
12 2 (0.64%) CCTV
12 2 (0.64%) FlexPod
12 2 (0.64%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 35 (11.22%) Linux
2 21 (6.73%) Windows
3 12 (3.85%) CentOS
4 10 (3.21%) Unix
5 9 (2.88%) Oracle Linux
6 6 (1.92%) Android
7 5 (1.60%) Apple iOS
7 5 (1.60%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.64%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.64%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (19.55%) Presales
2 56 (17.95%) TOGAF
3 41 (13.14%) Agile Software Development
4 39 (12.50%) SOA
5 37 (11.86%) Enterprise Architecture
6 30 (9.62%) Customer Requirements
7 28 (8.97%) IT Strategy
8 25 (8.01%) ITIL
9 24 (7.69%) UML
10 22 (7.05%) Change Control
10 22 (7.05%) Mentoring
10 22 (7.05%) Project Management
11 21 (6.73%) Process Management
11 21 (6.73%) Security Architecture
12 20 (6.41%) Cybersecurity
13 18 (5.77%) Service Delivery
14 17 (5.45%) Data Protection
14 17 (5.45%) Migration
14 17 (5.45%) SDLC
15 15 (4.81%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 19 (6.09%) Java
2 15 (4.81%) PowerShell
3 12 (3.85%) SQL
4 11 (3.53%) Python
5 10 (3.21%) Bash Shell
5 10 (3.21%) C#
5 10 (3.21%) Perl
6 7 (2.24%) C++
7 6 (1.92%) C
8 4 (1.28%) Ruby
9 3 (0.96%) Korn
10 2 (0.64%) Apex Code
10 2 (0.64%) JavaScript
10 2 (0.64%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.32%) ABAP
11 1 (0.32%) Go
11 1 (0.32%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.32%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.32%) R
11 1 (0.32%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 32 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 23 (7.37%) SC Cleared
3 22 (7.05%) Cisco Certification
4 21 (6.73%) CCIE
5 19 (6.09%) Degree
6 13 (4.17%) CCNP
7 11 (3.53%) JNCIP
8 10 (3.21%) CCIP
8 10 (3.21%) JNCIE
9 9 (2.88%) CISSP
10 5 (1.60%) CISM
10 5 (1.60%) DV Cleared
10 5 (1.60%) ISEB
10 5 (1.60%) ITIL Certification
11 4 (1.28%) CISA
12 3 (0.96%) CCSE
12 3 (0.96%) Computer Science Degree
12 3 (0.96%) IISP
12 3 (0.96%) Microsoft Certification
13 2 (0.64%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (5.13%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (2.24%) PCI DSS
3 5 (1.60%) GDPR
4 4 (1.28%) COBIT
5 3 (0.96%) SLA
6 2 (0.64%) Cyber Essentials
7 1 (0.32%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.32%) ISO 9001
7 1 (0.32%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 1 (0.32%) QA
System Software
1 24 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (5.45%) Docker
3 7 (2.24%) Active Directory
4 6 (1.92%) Hyper-V
4 6 (1.92%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (1.60%) vSphere
6 2 (0.64%) KVM
6 2 (0.64%) vCloud
7 1 (0.32%) etcd
7 1 (0.32%) flannel
7 1 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 14 (4.49%) Kubernetes
2 8 (2.56%) Ansible
3 6 (1.92%) Puppet
4 5 (1.60%) Docker Swarm
4 5 (1.60%) Host Intrusion Detection System
4 5 (1.60%) Opscode Chef
5 4 (1.28%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 4 (1.28%) vRealize
6 2 (0.64%) Icinga
6 2 (0.64%) vCenter Server
7 1 (0.32%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.32%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.32%) QRadar
7 1 (0.32%) Salt
7 1 (0.32%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 40 (12.82%) Cisco
2 36 (11.54%) Oracle
3 30 (9.62%) VMware
4 27 (8.65%) SAP
5 25 (8.01%) Red Hat
6 23 (7.37%) Juniper
7 19 (6.09%) IBM
7 19 (6.09%) Microsoft
8 15 (4.81%) CheckPoint
9 12 (3.85%) Palo Alto
10 10 (3.21%) Google
11 8 (2.56%) BMC
12 7 (2.24%) F5
13 6 (1.92%) SEEBURGER
13 6 (1.92%) ServiceNow
14 5 (1.60%) Imperva
14 5 (1.60%) LogLogic
14 5 (1.60%) PlateSpin
14 5 (1.60%) Remedy
14 5 (1.60%) Splunk
Slough, Berkshire
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus Bonus plus package and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 85,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + full benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
Berkshire
Davanti Solutions
Salary: Up to £100,000 per annum x3 Bonus (c£100,000 Package)
Posted: 13 hours ago
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 90000 per year
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: UKP 85000 per year
Posted: 2 days ago
Newbury, Berkshire
Marks Sattin
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
Energon Global
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
CGI
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bracknell, Berkshire
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + car + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Berkshire
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: to c£80,000 to £90,000 plus 15% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
Reading
IBS Consulting (GIS account)
Salary: Depends on Experience (D.O.E)
Posted: 2 days ago
Berkshire
Computer People
Salary: £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 6 days ago
West Berkshire
Vodafone
Posted: 3 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago
Slough
Interquest - Korus Group - Brighton
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Thatcham, Berkshire
Raytheon Systems Ltd
Posted: 22 days ago