The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Belfast region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 29 26 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5 6 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 3.45% 4.05% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.62% 4.55% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 1
Average salary £52,500 £45,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -28.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
County Antrim

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Belfast region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of permanent jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Belfast
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
138 132 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 95.17% 89.19% 81.06%
Number of salaries quoted 64 104 91
Average salary £30,500 £40,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-23.75% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £20,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £52,500 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Belfast region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Belfast

Architect
Salary Trend in Belfast

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

Architect Salary Trend in Belfast

Architect
Salary Histogram in Belfast

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Belfast region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Belfast

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title.

1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
3 1 (12.50%) Advertising
3 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
3 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
3 1 (12.50%) VMware
3 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
3 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 1 (12.50%) Citrix
3 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) HTML
3 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) SQL
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
3 1 (12.50%) MS Project
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
3 1 (12.50%) CSS
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) UNIX
3 1 (12.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
3 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the Belfast region that cited Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) MS Exchange
1 1 (12.50%) IBM HTTP Server
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) WebSphere
1 1 (12.50%) Apache Solr
1 1 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Project
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) LAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
General
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Telecoms
2 1 (12.50%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) Lucene
1 1 (12.50%) .NET Framework
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
1 1 (12.50%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (12.50%) UNIX
1 1 (12.50%) Windows
1 1 (12.50%) Linux
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (12.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (12.50%) ITIL
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (12.50%) Scrum
1 1 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
1 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (12.50%) TDD
1 1 (12.50%) Software Engineering
1 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) Requirements Analysis
1 1 (12.50%) Technical Architecture
1 1 (12.50%) Unit Testing
1 1 (12.50%) Product Management
1 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (12.50%) BDD
1 1 (12.50%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
1 1 (12.50%) X++
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) COBIT
1 1 (12.50%) QA
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
2 1 (12.50%) Ab Initio
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) KANA
2 1 (12.50%) Actimize
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
Belfast
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Belfast, County Antrim
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago