The median annual salary for an IT Architect was £75,000 in advertised job vacancies in Reading during the 3 months to 24 June 2017.

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

IT Architect
Berkshire / Reading
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 104 135 140
Rank change year-on-year +31 +5  
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 2 1 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.15% 0.056% 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.16% 0.058% 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 2 0 3
Median salary £75,000 - £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £69,856 £69,250 £65,000
% change year-on-year +0.87% +6.53%  

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 1259 1721 2215
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.07% 96.41% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1038 1362 1659
Median salary £47,000 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.00% +11.11%  
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £31,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £70,000 £68,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year +2.40% +3.75%  

IT Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for IT Architect in Reading

IT Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for IT Architect in Reading

IT Architect Skill Set
Top 21 Co-occurring IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 June 2017, IT 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 IT Architect in the job title.

1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
1 2 (50.00%) MODAF
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
1 2 (50.00%) ArchiMate
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (25.00%) Network Security
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco
2 1 (25.00%) CCIE
2 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (25.00%) Juniper

IT 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Network Security
General
1 1 (25.00%) Telecoms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Public Cloud
1 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ArchiMate
1 2 (50.00%) Logistics
1 2 (50.00%) MODAF
1 2 (50.00%) Presales
1 2 (50.00%) TOGAF
1 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CCIE
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Cisco
1 1 (25.00%) Juniper
1 1 (25.00%) VMware