Period
to 20 November 2017

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

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

Senior Architect
Berkshire > Reading
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 168 209
Rank change year-on-year +28 +41 -72
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 16 24 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading 0.68% 0.70% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.71% 0.73% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 17 19 2
Reading median annual salary £75,000 £80,000 £82,500
Median salary % change year-on-year -6.25% -3.03% +17.86%
10th Percentile £64,500 £37,500 £73,750
90th Percentile £105,000 £93,500 £93,250
Berkshire median annual salary £80,000 £80,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year - +23.08% -7.14%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading. 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
Reading
Permanent vacancies in Reading with a recognized job title 2259 3310 4439
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.84% 96.11% 95.85%
Number of salaries quoted 1850 2482 3531
Reading median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £45,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -5.00% +11.11% -5.26%
10th Percentile £25,000 £27,500 £26,750
90th Percentile £73,800 £72,000 £68,750
Berkshire median annual salary £47,500 £50,000 £48,000
% change year-on-year -5.00% +4.17% +6.67%

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Senior Architect in Reading

Senior Architect
Salary Trend in Reading

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

Salary trend for Senior Architect in Reading

Senior Architect
Salary Histogram in Reading

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

Salary histogram for Senior Architect in Reading

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

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

1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 6 (37.50%) QA
2 6 (37.50%) Migration
3 5 (31.25%) Finance
3 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 5 (31.25%) Line Management
4 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
4 4 (25.00%) SDLC
4 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
4 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
4 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
4 4 (25.00%) Force.com
4 4 (25.00%) REST
4 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
4 4 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
4 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
4 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
4 4 (25.00%) Scrum
4 4 (25.00%) Retail
4 4 (25.00%) Data Management
4 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Java
4 4 (25.00%) SOAP
4 4 (25.00%) OO
4 4 (25.00%) CRM
4 4 (25.00%) ETL

Senior 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 2 (12.50%) Apache
1 2 (12.50%) Confluence
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
1 2 (12.50%) IIS
1 2 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (25.00%) Force.com
2 3 (18.75%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) DHCP
1 3 (18.75%) DNS
1 3 (18.75%) SAN
1 3 (18.75%) WAN
2 2 (12.50%) BIG-IP
2 2 (12.50%) Cisco ASA
2 2 (12.50%) LAN
2 2 (12.50%) NetScaler
2 2 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (12.50%) VPN
2 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (12.50%) Wireshark
3 1 (6.25%) ATM
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (6.25%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (6.25%) QlikView
1 1 (6.25%) Relational Database
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 2 (12.50%) GitLab
2 2 (12.50%) JIRA
2 2 (12.50%) Selenium
2 2 (12.50%) Vagrant
General
1 5 (31.25%) Finance
2 4 (25.00%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (25.00%) REST
1 4 (25.00%) SOAP
2 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (25.00%) Computer Science
1 4 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 4 (25.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (18.75%) CentOS
1 3 (18.75%) Linux
1 3 (18.75%) Windows
1 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (12.50%) Kali Linux
2 2 (12.50%) Ubuntu
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 10
2 2 (12.50%) Windows 8
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (37.50%) Migration
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) Line Management
2 5 (31.25%) User Acceptance Testing
3 4 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (25.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) CRM
3 4 (25.00%) Data Management
3 4 (25.00%) Data Migration
3 4 (25.00%) ETL
3 4 (25.00%) Master Data Management
3 4 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (25.00%) Scrum
3 4 (25.00%) SDLC
3 4 (25.00%) Technical Analysis
3 4 (25.00%) Unit Testing
4 3 (18.75%) B2B
5 2 (12.50%) DevOps
5 2 (12.50%) Malware Analysis
5 2 (12.50%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 4 (25.00%) Java
2 3 (18.75%) T-SQL
3 2 (12.50%) C#
3 2 (12.50%) PowerShell
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (43.75%) Degree
2 1 (6.25%) AWS Certification
2 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (37.50%) QA
System Software
1 3 (18.75%) Active Directory
2 2 (12.50%) Hyper-V
2 2 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) Ansible
1 2 (12.50%) Backup Exec
1 2 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (12.50%) Nagios
1 2 (12.50%) Nessus
1 2 (12.50%) NetBackup
1 2 (12.50%) Nmap
1 2 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (12.50%) Puppet
1 2 (12.50%) SCCM
1 2 (12.50%) SCOM
2 1 (6.25%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 4 (25.00%) Salesforce.com
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
2 3 (18.75%) Dell
2 3 (18.75%) Juniper
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Red Hat
2 3 (18.75%) VMware
3 2 (12.50%) Brocade
3 2 (12.50%) CA
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) CommVault
3 2 (12.50%) EMC
3 2 (12.50%) F5
3 2 (12.50%) McAfee
3 2 (12.50%) NetApp
3 2 (12.50%) Qualys
3 2 (12.50%) SolarWinds
3 2 (12.50%) Sophos
3 2 (12.50%) Veeam
3 2 (12.50%) Veritas