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 1 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 27 27 34
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 3 3 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 2.61% 2.34% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.70% 2.44% 4.53%
Number of salaries quoted 3 0 5
Average salary £80,000 - £64,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
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
111 123 243
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Belfast 96.52% 96.09% 88.36%
Number of salaries quoted 62 81 149
Average salary £34,000 £36,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% -8.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £46,000 £57,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Belfast

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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 2 (50.00%) C
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
1 2 (50.00%) SMPP
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
1 2 (50.00%) WSO2
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) SABSA
2 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (25.00%) COBIT
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) CISM
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
2 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Belfast by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) SMPP
2 1 (25.00%) Firewall
2 1 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (25.00%) VPN
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (50.00%) Banking
2 1 (25.00%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (50.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (25.00%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Windows
1 1 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (25.00%) Cyber Security
2 1 (25.00%) SABSA
2 1 (25.00%) OWASP
2 1 (25.00%) SIEM
2 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (25.00%) TOGAF
2 1 (25.00%) Requirements Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (25.00%) Information Security
2 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) CISM
1 1 (25.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (25.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (25.00%) COBIT
1 1 (25.00%) ISO/IEC 17799
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
1 2 (50.00%) WSO2
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
Belfast, County Antrim
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