Period
to 12 December 2018

The median annual salary for a Cloud Architect was £85,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 12 December 2018.

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
12 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 196 221 195
Rank change year-on-year +25 -26 +81
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 63 29 103
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 1.04% 0.45% 1.21%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.10% 0.47% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 40 19 79
Berkshire median annual salary £85,000 £80,000 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £72,875 £63,750 £63,750
90th Percentile £110,000 £105,000 £90,000
South East median annual salary £82,500 £75,000 £72,500
% change year-on-year +10.00% +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 5,728 6,166 8,181
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.83% 95.60% 96.07%
Number of salaries quoted 4,567 4,956 6,416
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £47,500 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +10.53% -5.00% -
10th Percentile £28,750 £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% - -

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 12 December 2018.

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 12 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
Bracknell +16 23 £57,500 -30.30%
Reading +17 16 £85,000 +13.33%
Slough - 7 £90,000 -
Newbury +8 2 £96,250 +37.50%
Maidenhead -42 2 £65,000 -7.14% 1
Wokingham - 1 £72,500 -
Cloud Architect
South East

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

For the 6 months to 12 December 2018, Cloud 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 Cloud Architect in the job title.

1 58 (92.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (82.54%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (69.84%) Microsoft
4 41 (65.08%) Presales
5 38 (60.32%) Network Security
6 35 (55.56%) MCSE
6 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
7 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
7 33 (52.38%) MCSA
8 31 (49.21%) Amazon EC2
8 31 (49.21%) Amazon S3
8 31 (49.21%) Web Services
8 31 (49.21%) RDBMS
8 31 (49.21%) Amazon Kinesis
8 31 (49.21%) Azure Active Directory
8 31 (49.21%) AWS Lambda
8 31 (49.21%) Identity Access Management
8 31 (49.21%) Cosmos DB
8 31 (49.21%) Serverless
8 31 (49.21%) Amazon EMR
8 31 (49.21%) Amazon RDS
8 31 (49.21%) Relational Database
8 31 (49.21%) Amazon Redshift
8 31 (49.21%) Amazon SQS
8 31 (49.21%) Vendor Relationship Management
8 31 (49.21%) Thought Leadership
9 26 (41.27%) Project Management
10 24 (38.10%) Python
11 22 (34.92%) Microsoft Office
11 22 (34.92%) Java

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 2 (3.17%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (3.17%) IIS
1 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
Applications
1 22 (34.92%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (3.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 58 (92.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (82.54%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (49.21%) Amazon EC2
3 31 (49.21%) Amazon EMR
3 31 (49.21%) Amazon Kinesis
3 31 (49.21%) Amazon S3
3 31 (49.21%) Amazon SQS
3 31 (49.21%) AWS Lambda
3 31 (49.21%) Azure Active Directory
3 31 (49.21%) Serverless
4 22 (34.92%) Office 365
5 12 (19.05%) Google Cloud Platform
6 10 (15.87%) IaaS
6 10 (15.87%) PaaS
7 7 (11.11%) SaaS
8 3 (4.76%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (3.17%) GitHub
10 1 (1.59%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 38 (60.32%) Network Security
2 3 (4.76%) DNS
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (3.17%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (3.17%) DHCP
3 2 (3.17%) Firewall
3 2 (3.17%) NAS
3 2 (3.17%) Remote Desktop
3 2 (3.17%) SAN
3 2 (3.17%) TCP/IP
3 2 (3.17%) Wireless
4 1 (1.59%) BGP
4 1 (1.59%) EIGRP
4 1 (1.59%) FTP
4 1 (1.59%) HTTP
4 1 (1.59%) IGRP
4 1 (1.59%) IPsec
4 1 (1.59%) OSPF
4 1 (1.59%) VLAN
4 1 (1.59%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (49.21%) Amazon RDS
1 31 (49.21%) Amazon Redshift
1 31 (49.21%) Cosmos DB
1 31 (49.21%) RDBMS
1 31 (49.21%) Relational Database
2 3 (4.76%) Data Lake
3 2 (3.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (7.94%) Automotive
2 4 (6.35%) Finance
2 4 (6.35%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.76%) Legal
3 3 (4.76%) Retail
4 2 (3.17%) Banking
4 2 (3.17%) Billing
4 2 (3.17%) German Language
4 2 (3.17%) Italian Language
5 1 (1.59%) French Language
5 1 (1.59%) Portuguese Language
5 1 (1.59%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (49.21%) Web Services
2 22 (34.92%) .NET
2 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET
2 22 (34.92%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (3.17%) AppFabric
3 2 (3.17%) SAP PI
Miscellaneous
1 11 (17.46%) Data Centre
2 8 (12.70%) Public Cloud
3 5 (7.94%) Hybrid Cloud
4 3 (4.76%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.17%) Clustering
5 2 (3.17%) EMC VMAX
5 2 (3.17%) N-Tier
5 2 (3.17%) Private Cloud
5 2 (3.17%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (1.59%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.76%) Linux
1 3 (4.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (4.76%) Windows
2 2 (3.17%) Unix
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (65.08%) Presales
2 31 (49.21%) Identity Access Management
2 31 (49.21%) Thought Leadership
2 31 (49.21%) Vendor Relationship Management
3 26 (41.27%) Project Management
4 22 (34.92%) Enterprise Architecture
5 17 (26.98%) TOGAF
6 14 (22.22%) SABSA
7 10 (15.87%) Security Architecture
8 9 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
9 7 (11.11%) Data Protection
10 5 (7.94%) Customer Requirements
10 5 (7.94%) Migration
10 5 (7.94%) Project Planning
10 5 (7.94%) Validation
11 4 (6.35%) ITIL
12 3 (4.76%) Decision-Making
12 3 (4.76%) DoDAF
12 3 (4.76%) Network Design
12 3 (4.76%) Technical Leadership
Programming Languages
1 24 (38.10%) Python
2 22 (34.92%) Java
2 22 (34.92%) PL/SQL
2 22 (34.92%) Scala
2 22 (34.92%) Shell Script
2 22 (34.92%) SQL
Qualifications
1 35 (55.56%) MCSE
1 35 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 33 (52.38%) MCSA
3 22 (34.92%) Security Cleared
4 5 (7.94%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (6.35%) CCIE
5 4 (6.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.76%) CCNA
6 3 (4.76%) Degree
6 3 (4.76%) MCITP
7 2 (3.17%) AWS Certification
7 2 (3.17%) CCIE Data Center
7 2 (3.17%) CCIE Service Provider
7 2 (3.17%) EMC Certification
7 2 (3.17%) RHCE
7 2 (3.17%) TOGAF Certification
7 2 (3.17%) VCAP
7 2 (3.17%) VCDX
8 1 (1.59%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (15.87%) GDPR
2 3 (4.76%) COBIT
3 2 (3.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (3.17%) PCI DSS
3 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (52.38%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (6.35%) Hyper-V
4 3 (4.76%) vCloud
4 3 (4.76%) vSphere
5 2 (3.17%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (3.17%) Ansible
1 2 (3.17%) QRadar
2 1 (1.59%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.59%) Puppet
Vendors
1 44 (69.84%) Microsoft
2 17 (26.98%) Google
3 9 (14.29%) VMware
4 8 (12.70%) Cisco
5 6 (9.52%) EMC
5 6 (9.52%) NetApp
6 4 (6.35%) Dell
6 4 (6.35%) F5
6 4 (6.35%) HP
6 4 (6.35%) Juniper
6 4 (6.35%) Splunk
7 3 (4.76%) Red Hat
8 2 (3.17%) 3PAR
8 2 (3.17%) Citrix
8 2 (3.17%) IBM
8 2 (3.17%) Nimble Storage
8 2 (3.17%) Palo Alto
8 2 (3.17%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (3.17%) SAP
9 1 (1.59%) CenturyLink