The median annual salary for a Data Centre Architect was £90,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

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

Data Centre Architect
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 137 140
Rank change year-on-year +33 +3  
Permanent jobs requiring a Data Centre Architect 2 2 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.16% 0.10% 0.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.48%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 10
Median salary £90,000 - £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £90,000 £73,000 £75,000
% change year-on-year +23.28% -2.66%  

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 1212 1836 2305
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.35% 93.87% 94.93%
Number of salaries quoted 937 1487 1577
Median salary £45,000 £47,500 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £30,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +1.20% +3.75%  

Data Centre Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Reading that featured Data Centre Architect in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for Data Centre Architect in Reading

Data Centre Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Data Centre Architect in Reading

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

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, Data Centre 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 Data Centre Architect in the job title.

1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 10 (90.91%) Migration
2 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (81.82%) Presales
4 8 (72.73%) Hybrid Cloud
4 8 (72.73%) ITIL
5 5 (45.45%) Driving Licence
5 5 (45.45%) Transition Management
5 5 (45.45%) SaaS
5 5 (45.45%) PaaS
5 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
5 5 (45.45%) IaaS
5 5 (45.45%) LAN
5 5 (45.45%) WAN
5 5 (45.45%) HP
5 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
5 5 (45.45%) BMC
5 5 (45.45%) PlateSpin
5 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
5 5 (45.45%) Retail
5 5 (45.45%) Firewall
5 5 (45.45%) Finance
5 5 (45.45%) Legal
6 4 (36.36%) EMC
6 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
7 3 (27.27%) DB2
7 3 (27.27%) MySQL
7 3 (27.27%) Oracle

Data Centre 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 (27.27%) OpenStack
2 1 (9.09%) IIS
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) MS Excel
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 5 (45.45%) IaaS
1 5 (45.45%) PaaS
1 5 (45.45%) SaaS
2 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (45.45%) Firewall
1 5 (45.45%) LAN
1 5 (45.45%) WAN
2 3 (27.27%) Network Security
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (36.36%) SQL Server
2 3 (27.27%) DB2
2 3 (27.27%) MySQL
General
1 5 (45.45%) Finance
1 5 (45.45%) Legal
1 5 (45.45%) Retail
2 2 (18.18%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 11 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 8 (72.73%) Hybrid Cloud
3 5 (45.45%) Driving Licence
4 3 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (27.27%) Private Cloud
4 3 (27.27%) Public Cloud
5 1 (9.09%) Clustering
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Unix
2 1 (9.09%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (90.91%) Migration
2 9 (81.82%) Presales
3 8 (72.73%) ITIL
4 5 (45.45%) Business Continuity
4 5 (45.45%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (45.45%) Data Migration
4 5 (45.45%) Transition Management
5 3 (27.27%) CRM
5 3 (27.27%) ERP
6 2 (18.18%) eTOM
7 1 (9.09%) Customer Requirements
7 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
7 1 (9.09%) Network Management
7 1 (9.09%) Project Management
7 1 (9.09%) Project Planning
7 1 (9.09%) SOA
7 1 (9.09%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (45.45%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (9.09%) MCITP
2 1 (9.09%) MCSE
2 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (9.09%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 10 (90.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
2 1 (9.09%) Hyper-V
2 1 (9.09%) Terminal Services
2 1 (9.09%) vCloud
2 1 (9.09%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (9.09%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 10 (90.91%) VMware
2 5 (45.45%) BMC
2 5 (45.45%) HP
2 5 (45.45%) PlateSpin
3 4 (36.36%) EMC
4 3 (27.27%) CenturyLink
4 3 (27.27%) NetApp
4 3 (27.27%) Oracle
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
6 1 (9.09%) Huawei
6 1 (9.09%) IBM
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
6 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
6 1 (9.09%) Veritas