Period
to 24 April 2019

The median annual salary for a Cloud Architect was £84,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 6 months to 24 April 2019.

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
24 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 207 195 183
Rank change year-on-year -12 -12 +75
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 37 77 91
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.66% 1.09% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.69% 1.14% 1.36%
Number of salaries quoted 19 19 78
Berkshire median annual salary £84,000 £72,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +15.86% -3.33% +7.14%
10th Percentile £55,500 £71,000 £56,250
90th Percentile £110,000 £85,000 £90,000
South East median annual salary £77,500 £75,000 £73,750
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.69% +1.72%

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 5,364 6,758 6,694
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.01% 95.86% 95.90%
Number of salaries quoted 4,413 5,440 5,355
Berkshire median annual salary £52,500 £49,750 £49,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.53% +1.53% -2.00%
10th Percentile £27,764 £27,500 £26,250
90th Percentile £76,000 £73,750 £75,000
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 24 April 2019.

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 24 April 2019. 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 +17 21 £75,000 - 2
Reading -2 2 £70,000 -8.20% 2
Slough -7 2 £83,250 - 1
Newbury +5 1 £115,000 -
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 24 April 2019, 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 33 (89.19%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (86.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 22 (59.46%) Python
3 22 (59.46%) Presales
4 21 (56.76%) Java
5 20 (54.05%) SQL
5 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
6 19 (51.35%) Relational Database
6 19 (51.35%) PL/SQL
6 19 (51.35%) Shell Script
7 18 (48.65%) .NET
7 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
7 18 (48.65%) Scala
7 18 (48.65%) Thought Leadership
8 17 (45.95%) Vendor Relationship Management
8 17 (45.95%) Identity Access Management
8 17 (45.95%) GDPR
8 17 (45.95%) Data Protection
8 17 (45.95%) Office 365
8 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET Web API
8 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Office
8 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
8 17 (45.95%) Project Management
8 17 (45.95%) Enterprise Architecture
9 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (35.14%) MCSE
9 13 (35.14%) RDBMS
10 12 (32.43%) Amazon Redshift
10 12 (32.43%) Amazon EC2
10 12 (32.43%) Amazon S3

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 (5.41%) Apache
1 2 (5.41%) IIS
1 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
1 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
Applications
1 17 (45.95%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 33 (89.19%) Amazon AWS
2 32 (86.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 17 (45.95%) Office 365
4 12 (32.43%) Amazon EC2
4 12 (32.43%) Amazon S3
4 12 (32.43%) Serverless
5 11 (29.73%) Amazon EMR
5 11 (29.73%) Amazon Kinesis
5 11 (29.73%) Amazon SQS
5 11 (29.73%) AWS Lambda
5 11 (29.73%) Azure Active Directory
6 8 (21.62%) Google Cloud Platform
7 6 (16.22%) Cloud Computing
7 6 (16.22%) IaaS
7 6 (16.22%) PaaS
8 4 (10.81%) SaaS
9 1 (2.70%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 1 (2.70%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 11 (29.73%) Network Security
2 2 (5.41%) LAN
2 2 (5.41%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (51.35%) Relational Database
2 13 (35.14%) RDBMS
3 12 (32.43%) Amazon Redshift
4 11 (29.73%) Amazon RDS
4 11 (29.73%) Cosmos DB
5 2 (5.41%) DB2
5 2 (5.41%) DB2 UDB
5 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
5 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
6 1 (2.70%) Big Data
6 1 (2.70%) Blockchain
6 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Toad
General
1 2 (5.41%) Manufacturing
1 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 1 (2.70%) Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Games
2 1 (2.70%) Military
2 1 (2.70%) Retail Banking
2 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (48.65%) .NET
2 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET
2 17 (45.95%) ASP.NET Web API
3 11 (29.73%) Web Services
4 1 (2.70%) JSON
4 1 (2.70%) Node.js
4 1 (2.70%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.62%) Public Cloud
2 4 (10.81%) Hybrid Cloud
3 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.41%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Cloud
4 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.70%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.41%) AIX
1 2 (5.41%) Solaris
1 2 (5.41%) Unix
1 2 (5.41%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (59.46%) Presales
2 18 (48.65%) Thought Leadership
3 17 (45.95%) Data Protection
3 17 (45.95%) Enterprise Architecture
3 17 (45.95%) Identity Access Management
3 17 (45.95%) Project Management
3 17 (45.95%) Vendor Relationship Management
4 8 (21.62%) DevOps
4 8 (21.62%) TOGAF
5 7 (18.92%) SABSA
6 6 (16.22%) Service Delivery
7 5 (13.51%) Security Architecture
8 3 (8.11%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (8.11%) ITIL
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
8 3 (8.11%) Problem-Solving
9 2 (5.41%) Customer Requirements
9 2 (5.41%) Release Management
9 2 (5.41%) Service Design
9 2 (5.41%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 22 (59.46%) Python
2 21 (56.76%) Java
3 20 (54.05%) SQL
4 19 (51.35%) PL/SQL
4 19 (51.35%) Shell Script
5 18 (48.65%) Scala
6 3 (8.11%) PowerShell
7 2 (5.41%) Bash Shell
7 2 (5.41%) C
7 2 (5.41%) Perl
8 1 (2.70%) Go
Qualifications
1 20 (54.05%) Security Cleared
2 13 (35.14%) MCSE
2 13 (35.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (29.73%) MCSA
4 6 (16.22%) AWS Certification
5 3 (8.11%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.70%) CCNA
6 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (2.70%) MCITP
6 1 (2.70%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (45.95%) GDPR
2 2 (5.41%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (29.73%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.70%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Ansible
1 1 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.70%) Puppet
1 1 (2.70%) vRealize
Vendors
1 18 (48.65%) Microsoft
2 8 (21.62%) Google
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) Oracle
4 2 (5.41%) HP
4 2 (5.41%) Juniper
4 2 (5.41%) MuleSoft
4 2 (5.41%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.41%) VMware
5 1 (2.70%) Brocade
5 1 (2.70%) CenturyLink
5 1 (2.70%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.70%) Fiserv
5 1 (2.70%) Meraki