The median annual salary for a Senior Architect was - in advertised job vacancies in Reading 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
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 139 137
Permanent jobs requiring a Senior Architect 0 7 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Reading - 0.36% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.38% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 8
Median salary - £77,500 £75,000
Median salary % change year-on-year - +3.33%  
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 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 1191 1826 2265
As % of all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 97.22% 93.83% 94.85%
Number of salaries quoted 924 1476 1551
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 £26,000 £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%  

Senior Architect
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

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 Reading region featuring Senior Architect in the job title.

1 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
2 8 (61.54%) HP
3 6 (46.15%) CRM
3 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
3 6 (46.15%) Business Development
4 5 (38.46%) Degree
4 5 (38.46%) Mandarin Language
4 5 (38.46%) Spanish Language
4 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) Marketing
4 5 (38.46%) Finance
4 5 (38.46%) MBA
4 5 (38.46%) PLM
4 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
4 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 5 (38.46%) Economics
4 5 (38.46%) Windows
4 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 5 (38.46%) IBM
4 5 (38.46%) Change Management
4 5 (38.46%) Internet
4 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (38.46%) Data Architecture
4 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
4 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
4 5 (38.46%) vSphere
4 5 (38.46%) Business Transformation
4 5 (38.46%) Analytics
4 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (38.46%) Case Management

Senior Architect Skill Set
Top Related 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 (23.08%) IIS
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
1 3 (23.08%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 4 (30.77%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (7.69%) IaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (7.69%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) Internet
2 3 (23.08%) DHCP
2 3 (23.08%) DNS
2 3 (23.08%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.69%) 3GPP
3 1 (7.69%) Intelligent Network
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) SQL Server
General
1 9 (69.23%) Telecoms
2 5 (38.46%) Finance
2 5 (38.46%) Mandarin Language
2 5 (38.46%) Marketing
2 5 (38.46%) Spanish Language
3 2 (15.38%) Billing
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (23.08%) Clustering
2 3 (23.08%) Data Centre
2 3 (23.08%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (38.46%) Linux
1 5 (38.46%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) Business Analysis
1 6 (46.15%) Business Development
1 6 (46.15%) CRM
2 5 (38.46%) Analytics
2 5 (38.46%) Business Transformation
2 5 (38.46%) Case Management
2 5 (38.46%) Change Management
2 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (38.46%) Data Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) Economics
2 5 (38.46%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (38.46%) PLM
2 5 (38.46%) Programme Management
3 4 (30.77%) Presales
4 3 (23.08%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (23.08%) Load Balancing
4 3 (23.08%) Migration
4 3 (23.08%) Project Management
4 3 (23.08%) Project Planning
4 3 (23.08%) Validation
Qualifications
1 5 (38.46%) Degree
1 5 (38.46%) MBA
2 3 (23.08%) MCITP
2 3 (23.08%) MCSE
2 3 (23.08%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (23.08%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
2 3 (23.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Hyper-V
1 5 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (38.46%) vSphere
2 3 (23.08%) Active Directory
2 3 (23.08%) Terminal Services
2 3 (23.08%) vCloud
2 3 (23.08%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 3 (23.08%) Veritas Storage Foundation
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) HP
2 5 (38.46%) IBM
2 5 (38.46%) VMware
3 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
4 3 (23.08%) Cisco
4 3 (23.08%) Red Hat
4 3 (23.08%) Veritas