The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was £80,000 in advertised job vacancies in Berkshire during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

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

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Senior Architect
South East / Berkshire
Rank 176 196 201
Rank change year-on-year +20 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 8 23 22
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.24% 0.47% 0.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.25% 0.49% 0.43%
Number of salaries quoted 7 20 17
Median salary £80,000 £75,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
UK excluding London median salary £71,500 £67,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year +6.71% +3.07%  

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 3164 4679 5148
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 94.90% 94.64% 95.44%
Number of salaries quoted 2575 3816 3820
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 £28,500 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in Berkshire

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Berkshire

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

Salary trend for Senior Architect in Berkshire

Senior 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 Senior Architect within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 26 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
Slough - 6 £80,000 -
Maidenhead - 1 - -
Senior Architect
South East

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, Senior 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 Senior Architect in the job title.

1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 10 (28.57%) Project Management
3 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
3 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
3 9 (25.71%) SOA
3 9 (25.71%) VMware
3 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
4 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
4 8 (22.86%) Linux
4 8 (22.86%) UML
4 8 (22.86%) HP
5 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
5 7 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
5 7 (20.00%) Business Development
5 7 (20.00%) Degree
5 7 (20.00%) Presales
5 7 (20.00%) IT Strategy
6 6 (17.14%) Customer Requirements
6 6 (17.14%) Conceptual Models
6 6 (17.14%) Server Virtualisation
6 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
6 6 (17.14%) Microservices
6 6 (17.14%) vSphere
6 6 (17.14%) ArchiMate
6 6 (17.14%) Analytics
6 6 (17.14%) BPMN
6 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
6 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
6 6 (17.14%) Finance
6 6 (17.14%) Pharmaceutical

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 3 (8.57%) IIS
1 3 (8.57%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (2.86%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.86%) NServiceBus
2 1 (2.86%) WebLogic
2 1 (2.86%) WebSphere
Applications
1 5 (14.29%) MS Visio
2 3 (8.57%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.86%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 7 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (8.57%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.86%) IaaS
3 1 (2.86%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (17.14%) DNS
2 5 (14.29%) Internet
3 3 (8.57%) DHCP
3 3 (8.57%) Network Security
3 3 (8.57%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.86%) 3GPP
4 1 (2.86%) Firewall
4 1 (2.86%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.71%) RDBMS
2 2 (5.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (2.86%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (2.86%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (2.86%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.86%) Visual Studio
General
1 9 (25.71%) Telecoms
2 6 (17.14%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Pharmaceutical
3 5 (14.29%) Mandarin Language
3 5 (14.29%) Marketing
3 5 (14.29%) Spanish Language
4 2 (5.71%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.86%) SailPoint
1 1 (2.86%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) Data Centre
2 5 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (8.57%) Clustering
3 3 (8.57%) N-Tier
3 3 (8.57%) Virtual Team
4 2 (5.71%) Computer Science
5 1 (2.86%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (2.86%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.86%) Semantic Web
5 1 (2.86%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 8 (22.86%) Linux
2 6 (17.14%) Windows
3 4 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (8.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (8.57%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (28.57%) Project Management
2 9 (25.71%) SOA
3 8 (22.86%) UML
4 7 (20.00%) Business Development
4 7 (20.00%) IT Strategy
4 7 (20.00%) Presales
5 6 (17.14%) Analytics
5 6 (17.14%) ArchiMate
5 6 (17.14%) BPMN
5 6 (17.14%) Business Analysis
5 6 (17.14%) Conceptual Models
5 6 (17.14%) CRM
5 6 (17.14%) Customer Requirements
5 6 (17.14%) Mentoring
5 6 (17.14%) Microservices
5 6 (17.14%) Programme Management
5 6 (17.14%) Server Virtualisation
6 5 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (14.29%) PLM
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.86%) C#
Qualifications
1 7 (20.00%) Degree
2 5 (14.29%) MBA
3 4 (11.43%) MCITP
3 4 (11.43%) MCSE
3 4 (11.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (11.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (8.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (5.71%) CISM
5 2 (5.71%) CISSP
5 2 (5.71%) Security Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) CISA
6 1 (2.86%) DV Cleared
6 1 (2.86%) MCSA
6 1 (2.86%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.71%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (5.71%) PCI DSS
2 1 (2.86%) Data Quality
System Software
1 9 (25.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (22.86%) Hyper-V
3 7 (20.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (17.14%) vSphere
5 3 (8.57%) Terminal Services
5 3 (8.57%) vCloud
5 3 (8.57%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (8.57%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 9 (25.71%) Microsoft
1 9 (25.71%) VMware
2 8 (22.86%) HP
3 6 (17.14%) IBM
4 5 (14.29%) Cisco
5 3 (8.57%) Citrix
5 3 (8.57%) Red Hat
5 3 (8.57%) Veritas
6 2 (5.71%) Oracle
7 1 (2.86%) CA
7 1 (2.86%) ForgeRock
7 1 (2.86%) NetIQ