The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Birmingham 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 42 36 34
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 99 103 81
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 4.92% 5.78% 5.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.13% 5.97% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78 92 52
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +22.72%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,350 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Architect
West Midlands

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
1930 1724 1431
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 95.92% 96.80% 96.62%
Number of salaries quoted 1615 1559 1238
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £41,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

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 5 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 44 (24.31%) TOGAF
2 38 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
3 37 (20.44%) Microsoft
4 32 (17.68%) Finance
5 31 (17.13%) CRM
5 31 (17.13%) SOA
6 30 (16.57%) Presales
7 25 (13.81%) Enterprise Architecture
8 24 (13.26%) Business Intelligence
9 23 (12.71%) Java
9 23 (12.71%) Microsoft Azure
10 22 (12.15%) SQL Server
11 20 (11.05%) Waterfall
12 19 (10.50%) ITIL
12 19 (10.50%) Active Directory
13 18 (9.94%) .NET
13 18 (9.94%) Dynamics CRM
14 17 (9.39%) VMware
14 17 (9.39%) Information Security
14 17 (9.39%) Oracle
15 15 (8.29%) Degree
16 14 (7.73%) Computer Science
16 14 (7.73%) SCCM
16 14 (7.73%) ASP.NET
16 14 (7.73%) Lync
16 14 (7.73%) Data Centre
16 14 (7.73%) ArchiMate
17 13 (7.18%) Mentoring
17 13 (7.18%) SharePoint
17 13 (7.18%) Telecoms

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Birmingham 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 14 (7.73%) Lync
2 13 (7.18%) SharePoint
3 7 (3.87%) JBoss
4 5 (2.76%) Apache
4 5 (2.76%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.66%) CMS
5 3 (1.66%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 3 (1.66%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.10%) Alfresco
6 2 (1.10%) Apache Pig
6 2 (1.10%) CICS
6 2 (1.10%) Liferay
6 2 (1.10%) MQSeries
6 2 (1.10%) MS Exchange
6 2 (1.10%) Tomcat
6 2 (1.10%) WebSphere Portal
7 1 (0.55%) Drupal
7 1 (0.55%) Node.js
7 1 (0.55%) SAS
Applications
1 9 (4.97%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 18 (9.94%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (2.76%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (2.76%) Dynamics GP
2 5 (2.76%) Dynamics NAV
3 3 (1.66%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (1.66%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (1.66%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 2 (1.10%) SAP CRM
5 1 (0.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 23 (12.71%) Microsoft Azure
2 12 (6.63%) IaaS
3 8 (4.42%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (3.31%) Force.com
4 6 (3.31%) Office 365
4 6 (3.31%) PaaS
5 4 (2.21%) SaaS
6 1 (0.55%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (4.42%) Firewall
2 4 (2.21%) LAN
2 4 (2.21%) WAN
3 2 (1.10%) Intranet
3 2 (1.10%) Network Security
3 2 (1.10%) VPN
4 1 (0.55%) BGP
4 1 (0.55%) HTTP
4 1 (0.55%) Internet
4 1 (0.55%) MPLS
4 1 (0.55%) OSPF
4 1 (0.55%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 10 (5.52%) Data Warehouse
3 9 (4.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 8 (4.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 8 (4.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (2.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 5 (2.76%) Oracle Database
5 5 (2.76%) Power BI
6 4 (2.21%) Oracle Database 11g
6 4 (2.21%) QlikView
6 4 (2.21%) StreamInsight
7 3 (1.66%) Big Data
7 3 (1.66%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 3 (1.66%) MongoDB
7 3 (1.66%) MySQL
7 3 (1.66%) SAP HANA
8 2 (1.10%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.10%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.10%) SAP BW
9 1 (0.55%) DataStage
Development Applications
1 4 (2.21%) Eclipse
2 3 (1.66%) IntelliJ
2 3 (1.66%) JUnit
2 3 (1.66%) Selenium
3 2 (1.10%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.55%) Ant
4 1 (0.55%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.55%) Talend Open Studio
4 1 (0.55%) Vagrant
General
1 32 (17.68%) Finance
2 13 (7.18%) Telecoms
3 12 (6.63%) Retail
4 8 (4.42%) Marketing
5 6 (3.31%) Banking
6 5 (2.76%) Local Government
7 2 (1.10%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.55%) Back Office
8 1 (0.55%) Games
8 1 (0.55%) Legal
8 1 (0.55%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (9.94%) .NET
2 14 (7.73%) ASP.NET
3 8 (4.42%) ASP.NET MVC
3 8 (4.42%) Web Services
4 7 (3.87%) XML
5 6 (3.31%) Middleware
5 6 (3.31%) REST
6 5 (2.76%) HTML
6 5 (2.76%) J2EE
6 5 (2.76%) SOAP
7 4 (2.21%) HTML5
7 4 (2.21%) JSON
7 4 (2.21%) Spring
8 3 (1.66%) EJB
8 3 (1.66%) Hibernate
8 3 (1.66%) J2SE
8 3 (1.66%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (1.66%) Play Framework
9 2 (1.10%) JMS
9 2 (1.10%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 14 (7.73%) Computer Science
1 14 (7.73%) Data Centre
2 12 (6.63%) Enterprise Software
3 8 (4.42%) User Experience
4 7 (3.87%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.31%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.76%) Data Integration
6 5 (2.76%) PKI
6 5 (2.76%) Visualisation
6 5 (2.76%) VLE
7 4 (2.21%) Data Conversion
8 3 (1.66%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.66%) Security Operations Centre
9 2 (1.10%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 2 (1.10%) EPoS
9 2 (1.10%) Social Media
10 1 (0.55%) Blog
10 1 (0.55%) Client/Server
10 1 (0.55%) DataPower
10 1 (0.55%) Device Driver
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.31%) Unix
2 4 (2.21%) Windows
3 2 (1.10%) Linux
3 2 (1.10%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (0.55%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (24.31%) TOGAF
2 38 (20.99%) Agile Software Development
3 31 (17.13%) CRM
3 31 (17.13%) SOA
4 30 (16.57%) Presales
5 25 (13.81%) Enterprise Architecture
6 24 (13.26%) Business Intelligence
7 20 (11.05%) Waterfall
8 19 (10.50%) ITIL
9 17 (9.39%) Information Security
10 14 (7.73%) ArchiMate
11 13 (7.18%) Business Development
11 13 (7.18%) Mentoring
11 13 (7.18%) Scrum
12 12 (6.63%) Analytics
12 12 (6.63%) GAP Analysis
12 12 (6.63%) UML
13 11 (6.08%) Migration
13 11 (6.08%) Open Source
14 9 (4.97%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 23 (12.71%) Java
2 11 (6.08%) C#
2 11 (6.08%) JavaScript
3 9 (4.97%) SQL
4 7 (3.87%) Python
4 7 (3.87%) Ruby
5 4 (2.21%) Scala
6 3 (1.66%) PL/SQL
7 2 (1.10%) PHP
8 1 (0.55%) Apex Code
8 1 (0.55%) C
8 1 (0.55%) C++
8 1 (0.55%) Groovy
8 1 (0.55%) R
8 1 (0.55%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 15 (8.29%) Degree
2 11 (6.08%) CISSP
3 9 (4.97%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.31%) CLAS
4 6 (3.31%) GIAC
4 6 (3.31%) SANS
4 6 (3.31%) SC Cleared
4 6 (3.31%) Security Cleared
5 5 (2.76%) CISM
6 3 (1.66%) CISA
7 1 (0.55%) CCDP
7 1 (0.55%) CCIP
7 1 (0.55%) CCNA
7 1 (0.55%) CCNP
7 1 (0.55%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.55%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.55%) JNCIA
7 1 (0.55%) JNCIE
7 1 (0.55%) JNCIP
7 1 (0.55%) SAP Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.87%) HMG Security Policy Framework
1 7 (3.87%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.66%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (10.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (4.97%) Hyper-V
3 4 (2.21%) Docker
4 1 (0.55%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 14 (7.73%) SCCM
2 7 (3.87%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 7 (3.87%) SCOM
3 5 (2.76%) Cisco IPCC
4 4 (2.21%) Puppet
5 2 (1.10%) NetBackup
6 1 (0.55%) Tivoli
6 1 (0.55%) WebSphere Cast Iron
Vendors
1 37 (20.44%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.39%) Oracle
2 17 (9.39%) VMware
3 11 (6.08%) SAP
4 9 (4.97%) EMC
5 8 (4.42%) 3PAR
5 8 (4.42%) Cisco
5 8 (4.42%) Citrix
5 8 (4.42%) NetApp
6 7 (3.87%) Salesforce.com
7 5 (2.76%) IBM
7 5 (2.76%) Tableau
8 3 (1.66%) webMethods
9 2 (1.10%) BEA
9 2 (1.10%) FatWire
9 2 (1.10%) Informatica
9 2 (1.10%) OpenText
9 2 (1.10%) Symantec
9 2 (1.10%) Vignette
10 1 (0.55%) Teradata
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