The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Birmingham region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 21 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
West Midlands / Birmingham
Rank 20 36 42
Rank change year-on-year
+16 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 158 113 100
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 8.83% 5.35% 5.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.05% 5.58% 5.87%
Number of salaries quoted 68 87 89
Median salary £62,500 £70,000 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-10.71% +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,050 £48,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Birmingham 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
Birmingham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1746 2025 1704
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 97.60% 95.88% 96.49%
Number of salaries quoted 1357 1664 1518
Median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

The demand trend of job ads across the Birmingham region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Architect
Salary Trend in Birmingham

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

Architect Salary Trend in Birmingham

Architect
Salary Histogram in Birmingham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Birmingham region over the 3 months to 21 February 2017.

Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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 Birmingham region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 109 (29.70%) TOGAF
2 104 (28.34%) Presales
3 94 (25.61%) Service Delivery
4 92 (25.07%) Microsoft
4 92 (25.07%) Data Centre
5 82 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
6 78 (21.25%) Finance
7 77 (20.98%) PRINCE2
8 73 (19.89%) MS Excel
9 72 (19.62%) Continuous Improvement
10 70 (19.07%) ITIL
11 66 (17.98%) Microsoft Azure
11 66 (17.98%) SaaS
12 65 (17.71%) Change Control
12 65 (17.71%) Project Management
13 61 (16.62%) VMware
14 59 (16.08%) ERP
15 56 (15.26%) Degree
16 54 (14.71%) Business Development
16 54 (14.71%) Line Management
17 53 (14.44%) Cisco
18 51 (13.90%) EMC
19 50 (13.62%) MS Office
20 48 (13.08%) Oracle
20 48 (13.08%) CRM
21 47 (12.81%) NetApp
22 45 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
23 44 (11.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
23 44 (11.99%) Retail
23 44 (11.99%) NHS

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham 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 14 (3.81%) Oracle UPK
2 11 (3.00%) SharePoint
3 5 (1.36%) IIS
3 5 (1.36%) MS Exchange
4 3 (0.82%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (0.54%) CMS
5 2 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.54%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.54%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.27%) Anypoint
6 1 (0.27%) Apache
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.27%) Apache ServiceMix
6 1 (0.27%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.27%) JBoss
6 1 (0.27%) Mule
6 1 (0.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.27%) WordPress
Applications
1 73 (19.89%) MS Excel
2 50 (13.62%) MS Office
3 37 (10.08%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.54%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.27%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.27%) Revit
Business Applications
1 15 (4.09%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 14 (3.81%) Oracle Assets
2 14 (3.81%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (3.81%) Oracle Receivables
3 12 (3.27%) Dynamics CRM
4 10 (2.72%) Dynamics AX
5 3 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
6 1 (0.27%) JDE World
6 1 (0.27%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
6 1 (0.27%) SAP MM
Cloud Services
1 66 (17.98%) Microsoft Azure
1 66 (17.98%) SaaS
2 39 (10.63%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (9.26%) IaaS
4 31 (8.45%) PaaS
5 26 (7.08%) Amazon EC2
6 15 (4.09%) Office 365
7 2 (0.54%) Azure Active Directory
7 2 (0.54%) GitHub
8 1 (0.27%) Boomi
8 1 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 20 (5.45%) WAN
2 15 (4.09%) Firewall
3 13 (3.54%) MPLS
4 9 (2.45%) LAN
4 9 (2.45%) Unified Communications
5 6 (1.63%) VPN
6 5 (1.36%) SAN
7 4 (1.09%) DNS
7 4 (1.09%) Skype
8 3 (0.82%) Ethernet
8 3 (0.82%) NAS
8 3 (0.82%) Network Security
8 3 (0.82%) TCP/IP
8 3 (0.82%) VoIP
8 3 (0.82%) Wireshark
9 2 (0.54%) DHCP
9 2 (0.54%) HTTP
9 2 (0.54%) OSPF
9 2 (0.54%) SSL
9 2 (0.54%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (8.99%) SQL Server
2 32 (8.72%) MySQL
3 27 (7.36%) Big Data
4 26 (7.08%) DB2
5 7 (1.91%) NoSQL
6 6 (1.63%) MongoDB
7 3 (0.82%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (0.82%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.27%) Apache Hive
8 1 (0.27%) Azure SQL Database
8 1 (0.27%) Data Mart
8 1 (0.27%) HBase
8 1 (0.27%) HDInsight
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.91%) Visual Studio
2 3 (0.82%) Jenkins
2 3 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (0.54%) Selenium
4 1 (0.27%) Travis CI
General
1 78 (21.25%) Finance
2 44 (11.99%) Retail
3 31 (8.45%) Publishing
4 26 (7.08%) Manufacturing
5 17 (4.63%) Telecoms
6 14 (3.81%) General Ledger
7 13 (3.54%) Banking
8 8 (2.18%) Marketing
9 6 (1.63%) Billing
10 2 (0.54%) Law
11 1 (0.27%) Advertising
11 1 (0.27%) Back Office
11 1 (0.27%) Legal
11 1 (0.27%) Military
11 1 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (8.72%) .NET
2 10 (2.72%) Web Services
3 8 (2.18%) JSON
4 7 (1.91%) ASP.NET
5 6 (1.63%) CSS
5 6 (1.63%) HTML
6 5 (1.36%) REST
7 4 (1.09%) WCF
7 4 (1.09%) WF
8 3 (0.82%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (0.54%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.54%) KnockoutJS
9 2 (0.54%) Middleware
9 2 (0.54%) React
10 1 (0.27%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (0.27%) MSMQ
10 1 (0.27%) RESTful
10 1 (0.27%) SAP XI
10 1 (0.27%) SOAP
10 1 (0.27%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 92 (25.07%) Data Centre
2 44 (11.99%) NHS
3 34 (9.26%) Public Cloud
4 26 (7.08%) CMDB
4 26 (7.08%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.00%) Enterprise Software
6 8 (2.18%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.63%) Client/Server
7 6 (1.63%) Data Structures
8 5 (1.36%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.36%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.09%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (0.82%) EPoS
11 2 (0.54%) Private Cloud
12 1 (0.27%) Algorithms
12 1 (0.27%) Cyberthreat
12 1 (0.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
12 1 (0.27%) Fintech
12 1 (0.27%) FlexPod
12 1 (0.27%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (2.72%) Linux
2 7 (1.91%) Windows
3 5 (1.36%) Unix
4 2 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (0.54%) Windows Server
5 1 (0.27%) Android
5 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
5 1 (0.27%) CentOS
5 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 109 (29.70%) TOGAF
2 104 (28.34%) Presales
3 94 (25.61%) Service Delivery
4 82 (22.34%) Agile Software Development
5 77 (20.98%) PRINCE2
6 72 (19.62%) Continuous Improvement
7 70 (19.07%) ITIL
8 65 (17.71%) Change Control
8 65 (17.71%) Project Management
9 59 (16.08%) ERP
10 54 (14.71%) Business Development
10 54 (14.71%) Line Management
11 48 (13.08%) CRM
12 43 (11.72%) Logistics
12 43 (11.72%) Service Management
13 40 (10.90%) Technical Architecture
14 36 (9.81%) Zachman Framework
15 32 (8.72%) Service Design
16 28 (7.63%) Software Engineering
17 27 (7.36%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 39 (10.63%) SQL
2 28 (7.63%) Java
3 17 (4.63%) C#
4 12 (3.27%) Python
5 6 (1.63%) PHP
6 4 (1.09%) C++
6 4 (1.09%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.27%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.27%) Perl
7 1 (0.27%) RPG
7 1 (0.27%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 56 (15.26%) Degree
2 44 (11.99%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 32 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (8.45%) MCSE
5 26 (7.08%) ISEB
5 26 (7.08%) PMI Certification
5 26 (7.08%) PMP
6 25 (6.81%) ITIL Certification
7 13 (3.54%) MCP
7 13 (3.54%) VCAP
7 13 (3.54%) VCDX
8 11 (3.00%) SC Cleared
8 11 (3.00%) Security Cleared
9 10 (2.72%) CCNP
9 10 (2.72%) Cisco Certification
10 9 (2.45%) CCIE
10 9 (2.45%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (2.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 8 (2.18%) JNCIP
12 7 (1.91%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.45%) SLA
2 17 (4.63%) QA
3 6 (1.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (1.36%) GPG13
5 2 (0.54%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 45 (12.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (7.36%) Virtual Machines
3 8 (2.18%) Active Directory
4 3 (0.82%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.27%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 26 (7.08%) SCVMM
2 5 (1.36%) QRadar
3 4 (1.09%) Opscode Chef
3 4 (1.09%) Puppet
4 3 (0.82%) Icinga
4 3 (0.82%) vRealize
5 2 (0.54%) SCCM
6 1 (0.27%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.27%) SCOM
6 1 (0.27%) Terraform
Vendors
1 92 (25.07%) Microsoft
2 61 (16.62%) VMware
3 53 (14.44%) Cisco
4 51 (13.90%) EMC
5 48 (13.08%) Oracle
6 47 (12.81%) NetApp
7 42 (11.44%) Citrix
8 35 (9.54%) IBM
9 34 (9.26%) Juniper
10 32 (8.72%) HP
11 29 (7.90%) BMC
12 28 (7.63%) CheckPoint
13 15 (4.09%) 3PAR
13 15 (4.09%) JD Edwards
14 10 (2.72%) MuleSoft
15 7 (1.91%) ServiceNow
16 6 (1.63%) NEC
17 5 (1.36%) Casewise
18 4 (1.09%) Dell
18 4 (1.09%) Symantec
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Posted: 21 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
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Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
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Contingency Team
Posted: 8 days ago
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Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 to £90,000 plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 5 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000-£95,000 plus package
Posted: 3 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 4 days ago
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Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
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Salary: £60,000-70,000k base and strong package
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Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
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Salary: Competitive + corporate benefits
Posted: 14 days ago