Period
to 20 July 2017

The median annual salary for an Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

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

Architect
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 40 48
Rank change year-on-year -36 +8 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 90 218 253
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 3.63% 5.83% 5.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.74% 6.07% 5.50%
Number of salaries quoted 77 171 230
Reading median annual salary £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year +7.14% -3.45% +11.54%
10th Percentile £58,750 £53,750 £51,250
90th Percentile £91,000 £92,500 £92,500
Berkshire median annual salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in permanent job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 2407 3589 4603
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.06% 95.96% 95.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1929 2877 3298
Reading median annual salary £46,500 £50,000 £45,250
Median salary % change year-on-year -7.00% +10.50% +0.56%
10th Percentile £25,000 £28,750 £25,750
90th Percentile £71,250 £71,250 £72,500
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% - +11.11%

Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Architect in Reading

Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Architect in Reading

Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Architect in Reading over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Salary histogram for Architect in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Reading region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 33 (36.67%) Presales
2 20 (22.22%) Data Centre
3 17 (18.89%) TOGAF
4 16 (17.78%) Cisco
5 15 (16.67%) SAP
5 15 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
6 13 (14.44%) Security Cleared
6 13 (14.44%) VMware
7 12 (13.33%) Windows
7 12 (13.33%) Linux
7 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 12 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
8 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
8 11 (12.22%) Degree
8 11 (12.22%) Firewall
8 11 (12.22%) Manufacturing
9 10 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
9 10 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
10 9 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 9 (10.00%) Network Security
10 9 (10.00%) Project Planning
10 9 (10.00%) Legal
10 9 (10.00%) Retail
10 9 (10.00%) CRM
10 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
10 9 (10.00%) Palo Alto
11 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
11 8 (8.89%) Red Hat
11 8 (8.89%) Finance
11 8 (8.89%) Telecoms

Architect Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading 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 (3.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.11%) Apache Spark
2 1 (1.11%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (1.11%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (6.67%) SAP GTS
2 3 (3.33%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (1.11%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (1.11%) SAP CRM
3 1 (1.11%) SAP CRM for Utilities
3 1 (1.11%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 12 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
1 12 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (7.78%) SaaS
3 4 (4.44%) Office 365
4 3 (3.33%) IaaS
4 3 (3.33%) PaaS
5 1 (1.11%) Akamai
5 1 (1.11%) Boomi
5 1 (1.11%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.22%) Firewall
2 10 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
3 9 (10.00%) Network Security
4 6 (6.67%) WLAN
5 5 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
5 5 (5.56%) RFID
6 4 (4.44%) DNS
7 3 (3.33%) HTTP
7 3 (3.33%) Intrusion Detection
7 3 (3.33%) SSL
7 3 (3.33%) VPN
8 2 (2.22%) BGP
8 2 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
8 2 (2.22%) EIGRP
8 2 (2.22%) HTTPS
8 2 (2.22%) IPsec
8 2 (2.22%) OSPF
8 2 (2.22%) SAN
8 2 (2.22%) VLAN
8 2 (2.22%) VXLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (8.89%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (7.78%) SQL Server
3 6 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
3 6 (6.67%) SAP BW
4 4 (4.44%) MySQL
5 1 (1.11%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.11%) Big Data
5 1 (1.11%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.11%) QlikView
5 1 (1.11%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.11%) SAP HANA
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (1.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (2.22%) Rational DOORS
2 1 (1.11%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.11%) Jenkins
2 1 (1.11%) Rational Rose
2 1 (1.11%) SoapUI
General
1 11 (12.22%) Manufacturing
2 9 (10.00%) Legal
2 9 (10.00%) Retail
3 8 (8.89%) Finance
3 8 (8.89%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.78%) Banking
5 6 (6.67%) Billing
6 4 (4.44%) French Language
6 4 (4.44%) Spanish Language
7 2 (2.22%) Law
7 2 (2.22%) Military
8 1 (1.11%) Automotive
8 1 (1.11%) Back Office
8 1 (1.11%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.44%) .NET
1 4 (4.44%) Elastic Stack
2 2 (2.22%) REST
2 2 (2.22%) SOAP
2 2 (2.22%) Web Services
3 1 (1.11%) AngularJS
3 1 (1.11%) J2EE
3 1 (1.11%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (1.11%) Node.js
3 1 (1.11%) OAuth
3 1 (1.11%) OpenID
3 1 (1.11%) SAML
3 1 (1.11%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 20 (22.22%) Data Centre
2 5 (5.56%) Mobile Computing
3 4 (4.44%) Fintech
3 4 (4.44%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (3.33%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (3.33%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 3 (3.33%) Virtual Team
5 2 (2.22%) Driving Licence
5 2 (2.22%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (1.11%) Clustering
6 1 (1.11%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.11%) FMCG
6 1 (1.11%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.11%) PKI
6 1 (1.11%) Public Cloud
6 1 (1.11%) Social Network
6 1 (1.11%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (13.33%) Linux
1 12 (13.33%) Windows
2 5 (5.56%) Android
2 5 (5.56%) Apple iOS
2 5 (5.56%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (4.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.33%) Unix
5 2 (2.22%) CentOS
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.22%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (1.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (36.67%) Presales
2 17 (18.89%) TOGAF
3 15 (16.67%) Customer Requirements
4 10 (11.11%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (10.00%) CRM
5 9 (10.00%) Project Planning
6 8 (8.89%) Customer Engagement
6 8 (8.89%) Logistics
7 7 (7.78%) Analytics
7 7 (7.78%) Migration
8 6 (6.67%) Demand Management
8 6 (6.67%) Work Breakdown Structure
9 5 (5.56%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (5.56%) Change Control
9 5 (5.56%) ITIL
9 5 (5.56%) Security Architecture
10 4 (4.44%) B2B
10 4 (4.44%) MODAF
10 4 (4.44%) SOA
10 4 (4.44%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 7 (7.78%) Java
2 6 (6.67%) C#
2 6 (6.67%) Python
3 5 (5.56%) C++
3 5 (5.56%) Perl
4 4 (4.44%) Bash Shell
4 4 (4.44%) SQL
5 1 (1.11%) ABAP
5 1 (1.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.11%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (14.44%) Security Cleared
2 11 (12.22%) Degree
2 11 (12.22%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.33%) CCIE
3 3 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.22%) CISA
4 2 (2.22%) CISM
4 2 (2.22%) CISSP
4 2 (2.22%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.22%) ISEB
5 1 (1.11%) Chartered Engineer
5 1 (1.11%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.11%) MBCS
5 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.22%) COBIT
1 2 (2.22%) GDPR
1 2 (2.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 2 (2.22%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.11%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 9 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.44%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (1.11%) Docker
4 1 (1.11%) HDFS
4 1 (1.11%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 4 (4.44%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
2 3 (3.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (2.22%) Ansible
3 2 (2.22%) vCenter Server
4 1 (1.11%) Kubernetes
4 1 (1.11%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (1.11%) Puppet
4 1 (1.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 16 (17.78%) Cisco
2 15 (16.67%) SAP
3 13 (14.44%) VMware
4 9 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (10.00%) Palo Alto
5 8 (8.89%) Red Hat
6 7 (7.78%) Juniper
7 6 (6.67%) Oracle
7 6 (6.67%) SEEBURGER
8 4 (4.44%) AppDynamics
8 4 (4.44%) CheckPoint
8 4 (4.44%) Dynatrace
8 4 (4.44%) New Relic
8 4 (4.44%) SolarWinds
8 4 (4.44%) Splunk
9 3 (3.33%) Dell
9 3 (3.33%) F5
9 3 (3.33%) Imperva
9 3 (3.33%) LogLogic
10 2 (2.22%) HP
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