Period
to 23 November 2017

The median annual salary for a Cloud Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

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

Cloud Architect
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 228 211 284
Rank change year-on-year -17 +73 +46
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 26 85 55
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.41% 0.98% 0.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.43% 1.02% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 21 64 45
Berkshire median annual salary £80,000 £73,750 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +8.47% +5.36% +16.67%
10th Percentile £63,750 £63,750 £52,500
90th Percentile £105,000 £90,000 £83,750
South East median annual salary £75,000 £72,500 £67,500
% change year-on-year +3.45% +7.41% -

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 6078 8309 10573
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.54% 95.64% 96.03%
Number of salaries quoted 4868 6513 8406
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +3.09% +7.78%
10th Percentile £26,250 £27,750 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,750 £73,750 £71,250
South East median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £44,000
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%

Cloud Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Cloud Architect in Berkshire

Cloud Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Cloud Architect in Berkshire

Cloud Architect
Salary Histogram in Berkshire

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Cloud Architect in Berkshire over the 6 months to 23 November 2017.

Salary histogram for Cloud Architect in Berkshire

Cloud 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 Cloud Architect within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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 +27 7 £75,000 -6.25%
Newbury - 5 £70,000 -
Maidenhead +25 3 £70,000 -6.67% 1
Bracknell 0 1 £82,500 -
Slough -11 1 £80,000 +6.67%
Cloud Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, Cloud 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 Cloud Architect in the job title.

1 15 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (26.92%) Migration
4 7 (26.92%) Microservices
5 6 (23.08%) DevOps
5 6 (23.08%) Finance
5 6 (23.08%) Java
5 6 (23.08%) Ansible
6 5 (19.23%) Big Data
6 5 (19.23%) Python
6 5 (19.23%) Linux
6 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
7 4 (15.38%) Presales
7 4 (15.38%) Kubernetes
7 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
7 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (15.38%) VMware
7 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
7 4 (15.38%) PaaS
7 4 (15.38%) Docker
7 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (15.38%) IaaS
7 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Scala
8 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (11.54%) Java EE
8 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (11.54%) Akamai
8 3 (11.54%) Puppet

Cloud 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 1 (3.85%) Apache
1 1 (3.85%) Confluence
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (3.85%) IIS
1 1 (3.85%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.85%) OpenStack
Cloud Services
1 15 (57.69%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (46.15%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (15.38%) IaaS
3 4 (15.38%) PaaS
4 3 (11.54%) Akamai
4 3 (11.54%) SaaS
5 2 (7.69%) Office 365
6 1 (3.85%) Amazon S3
6 1 (3.85%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Network Security
2 1 (3.85%) BIG-IP
2 1 (3.85%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (3.85%) DHCP
2 1 (3.85%) DNS
2 1 (3.85%) LAN
2 1 (3.85%) NetScaler
2 1 (3.85%) SAN
2 1 (3.85%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.85%) VPN
2 1 (3.85%) WAN
2 1 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (3.85%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Big Data
2 2 (7.69%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Git (software)
1 2 (7.69%) Jenkins
2 1 (3.85%) JIRA
2 1 (3.85%) TeamCity
2 1 (3.85%) Vagrant
General
1 6 (23.08%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (11.54%) .NET
1 3 (11.54%) J2EE
1 3 (11.54%) Java EE
2 2 (7.69%) RESTful
3 1 (3.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (7.69%) Hybrid Cloud
2 2 (7.69%) User Experience
3 1 (3.85%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.85%) Data Centre
3 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Cloud
3 1 (3.85%) Fintech
3 1 (3.85%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 5 (19.23%) Linux
2 3 (11.54%) Windows
3 2 (7.69%) CentOS
3 2 (7.69%) Ubuntu
4 1 (3.85%) Debian
4 1 (3.85%) Kali Linux
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 10
4 1 (3.85%) Windows 8
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (3.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (26.92%) Microservices
2 7 (26.92%) Migration
3 6 (23.08%) DevOps
4 4 (15.38%) Data Architecture
4 4 (15.38%) Presales
4 4 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 3 (11.54%) Customer Requirements
5 3 (11.54%) IT Strategy
5 3 (11.54%) Software Delivery
5 3 (11.54%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (7.69%) Patch Management
7 1 (3.85%) Data Strategy
7 1 (3.85%) Infrastructure Monitoring
7 1 (3.85%) Malware Analysis
7 1 (3.85%) Matrix Management
7 1 (3.85%) Mentoring
7 1 (3.85%) Problem Management
7 1 (3.85%) Single Customer View
Programming Languages
1 6 (23.08%) Java
2 5 (19.23%) Python
3 3 (11.54%) C#
3 3 (11.54%) Scala
4 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.85%) MCSD
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (15.38%) Docker
2 2 (7.69%) Hyper-V
2 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (23.08%) Ansible
2 4 (15.38%) Kubernetes
3 3 (11.54%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (11.54%) Puppet
4 2 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (3.85%) Backup Exec
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (3.85%) Nagios
5 1 (3.85%) Nessus
5 1 (3.85%) NetBackup
5 1 (3.85%) Nmap
5 1 (3.85%) SCCM
5 1 (3.85%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
2 4 (15.38%) Red Hat
2 4 (15.38%) VMware
3 3 (11.54%) Citrix
3 3 (11.54%) Google
4 2 (7.69%) EMC
4 2 (7.69%) NetApp
4 2 (7.69%) Oracle
5 1 (3.85%) Atlassian
5 1 (3.85%) Brocade
5 1 (3.85%) CA
5 1 (3.85%) Cisco
5 1 (3.85%) CommVault
5 1 (3.85%) Dell
5 1 (3.85%) Juniper
5 1 (3.85%) McAfee
5 1 (3.85%) Qualys
5 1 (3.85%) Sophos
5 1 (3.85%) Veeam
5 1 (3.85%) Veritas