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 25 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 36 37 31
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 146 104 168
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 6.00% 5.51% 7.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.22% 5.71% 7.52%
Number of salaries quoted 86 76 139
Median salary £60,000 £70,000 £70,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £51,303 £57,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £82,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +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
2349 1821 2233
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Birmingham 96.59% 96.55% 96.46%
Number of salaries quoted 1746 1538 1917
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £40,000
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,900 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 25 September 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Birmingham

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 25 September 2016, 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 88 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 81 (25.71%) Data Centre
3 78 (24.76%) ITIL
4 75 (23.81%) TOGAF
5 72 (22.86%) Presales
6 65 (20.63%) MS Excel
7 61 (19.37%) VMware
8 55 (17.46%) Service Delivery
9 54 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
10 52 (16.51%) PRINCE2
11 51 (16.19%) Security Cleared
11 51 (16.19%) Continuous Improvement
12 50 (15.87%) SC Cleared
13 48 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
14 45 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
15 44 (13.97%) Cisco
16 43 (13.65%) Citrix
17 42 (13.33%) IaaS
18 41 (13.02%) EMC
19 40 (12.70%) Business Development
20 39 (12.38%) Project Management
21 38 (12.06%) NetApp
21 38 (12.06%) SQL Server
21 38 (12.06%) Finance
21 38 (12.06%) SaaS
22 37 (11.75%) Oracle
23 36 (11.43%) Service Design
24 35 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
24 35 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
24 35 (11.11%) Change Control

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 19 (6.03%) Skype for Business
2 8 (2.54%) SharePoint
3 7 (2.22%) Apache
3 7 (2.22%) JBoss
3 7 (2.22%) WebLogic
4 4 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 2 (0.63%) CICS
5 2 (0.63%) MQSeries
5 2 (0.63%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.63%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.32%) IIS
6 1 (0.32%) Mule
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.32%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 65 (20.63%) MS Excel
2 24 (7.62%) MS PowerPoint
3 20 (6.35%) MS Office
4 6 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.32%) AutoCAD
5 1 (0.32%) MicroStation
5 1 (0.32%) Revit
Business Applications
1 5 (1.59%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (0.95%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.32%) Pivotal CRM
3 1 (0.32%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 54 (17.14%) Microsoft Azure
2 42 (13.33%) IaaS
3 38 (12.06%) SaaS
4 35 (11.11%) Amazon AWS
5 33 (10.48%) PaaS
6 25 (7.94%) Amazon EC2
7 8 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.63%) Office 365
9 1 (0.32%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 15 (4.76%) WAN
2 14 (4.44%) Firewall
2 14 (4.44%) LAN
3 11 (3.49%) Unified Communications
4 6 (1.90%) DNS
5 4 (1.27%) DHCP
5 4 (1.27%) Network Security
5 4 (1.27%) TCP/IP
6 3 (0.95%) Spanning Tree
6 3 (0.95%) VPN
7 2 (0.63%) BGP
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco ASA
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (0.63%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (0.63%) OSPF
7 2 (0.63%) SAN
8 1 (0.32%) MPLS
8 1 (0.32%) VLAN
8 1 (0.32%) Wireless
8 1 (0.32%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (12.06%) SQL Server
2 30 (9.52%) MySQL
3 22 (6.98%) DB2
4 7 (2.22%) MongoDB
5 6 (1.90%) Crystal Reports
5 6 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (1.59%) Big Data
6 5 (1.59%) Relational Database
7 1 (0.32%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (1.27%) Selenium
2 3 (0.95%) Eclipse
2 3 (0.95%) Git (software)
2 3 (0.95%) IntelliJ
2 3 (0.95%) JUnit
3 2 (0.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.32%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 38 (12.06%) Finance
2 27 (8.57%) Manufacturing
2 27 (8.57%) Retail
3 25 (7.94%) Publishing
4 21 (6.67%) Telecoms
5 13 (4.13%) Banking
6 11 (3.49%) Marketing
7 6 (1.90%) Billing
7 6 (1.90%) Law
8 4 (1.27%) Games
8 4 (1.27%) Legal
9 1 (0.32%) Advertising
9 1 (0.32%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (7.94%) .NET
2 9 (2.86%) J2EE
3 8 (2.54%) HTML
4 7 (2.22%) JSON
5 6 (1.90%) WAP
6 5 (1.59%) CSS
6 5 (1.59%) REST
6 5 (1.59%) SOAP
6 5 (1.59%) XML
7 4 (1.27%) HTML5
7 4 (1.27%) Middleware
8 3 (0.95%) EJB
8 3 (0.95%) Hibernate
8 3 (0.95%) J2SE
8 3 (0.95%) Play Framework
8 3 (0.95%) Spring
9 2 (0.63%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.63%) JMS
9 2 (0.63%) Web Services
9 2 (0.63%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 81 (25.71%) Data Centre
2 26 (8.25%) CMDB
3 24 (7.62%) NHS
4 23 (7.30%) Computer Science
5 19 (6.03%) PKI
6 17 (5.40%) Security Operations Centre
7 13 (4.13%) Management Information System
8 11 (3.49%) Analytical Skills
9 10 (3.17%) Virtual Team
10 9 (2.86%) Cryptography
10 9 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
11 8 (2.54%) Life Science
12 6 (1.90%) Data Integration
13 5 (1.59%) Algorithms
13 5 (1.59%) Mobile App
14 4 (1.27%) N-Tier
14 4 (1.27%) User Experience
15 2 (0.63%) Client/Server
15 2 (0.63%) Data Structures
15 2 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 12 (3.81%) Windows
2 8 (2.54%) Unix
2 8 (2.54%) Windows Server
3 5 (1.59%) Android
3 5 (1.59%) Apple iOS
4 3 (0.95%) Linux
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (0.95%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (0.63%) CentOS
5 2 (0.63%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.32%) Windows 10
6 1 (0.32%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (24.76%) ITIL
2 75 (23.81%) TOGAF
3 72 (22.86%) Presales
4 55 (17.46%) Service Delivery
5 52 (16.51%) PRINCE2
6 51 (16.19%) Continuous Improvement
7 48 (15.24%) Agile Software Development
8 45 (14.29%) Customer Engagement
9 40 (12.70%) Business Development
10 39 (12.38%) Project Management
11 36 (11.43%) Service Design
12 35 (11.11%) Change Control
13 34 (10.79%) CRM
13 34 (10.79%) Technical Architecture
13 34 (10.79%) Zachman Framework
14 31 (9.84%) Service Management
15 30 (9.52%) Line Management
16 29 (9.21%) Security Architecture
17 27 (8.57%) Enterprise Architecture
17 27 (8.57%) IT Governance
Programming Languages
1 28 (8.89%) SQL
2 20 (6.35%) Java
3 14 (4.44%) C#
4 6 (1.90%) Python
5 5 (1.59%) C
6 4 (1.27%) C++
7 3 (0.95%) Bash Shell
7 3 (0.95%) PHP
7 3 (0.95%) Scala
8 2 (0.63%) Perl
9 1 (0.32%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.32%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.32%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 51 (16.19%) Security Cleared
2 50 (15.87%) SC Cleared
3 31 (9.84%) Degree
4 26 (8.25%) ITIL Certification
5 24 (7.62%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 22 (6.98%) ISEB
6 22 (6.98%) PMI Certification
6 22 (6.98%) PMP
7 21 (6.67%) CISSP
8 9 (2.86%) DV Cleared
9 6 (1.90%) CCIE
9 6 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
9 6 (1.90%) CISM
9 6 (1.90%) CLAS
9 6 (1.90%) GIAC
9 6 (1.90%) SANS
10 3 (0.95%) CCNP
11 2 (0.63%) AWS Certification
11 2 (0.63%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.32%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.98%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (4.76%) SLA
3 7 (2.22%) QA
4 6 (1.90%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 2 (0.63%) COBIT
6 2 (0.63%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.32%) GPG13
7 1 (0.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 35 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 26 (8.25%) Active Directory
3 22 (6.98%) Virtual Machines
4 10 (3.17%) Hyper-V
5 3 (0.95%) Docker
5 3 (0.95%) vSphere
6 2 (0.63%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.32%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 22 (6.98%) SCVMM
2 10 (3.17%) SCCM
3 9 (2.86%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 5 (1.59%) Puppet
5 3 (0.95%) Tivoli
6 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
6 2 (0.63%) NetBackup
6 2 (0.63%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.63%) Terraform
7 1 (0.32%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.32%) QRadar
Vendors
1 88 (27.94%) Microsoft
2 61 (19.37%) VMware
3 44 (13.97%) Cisco
4 43 (13.65%) Citrix
5 41 (13.02%) EMC
6 38 (12.06%) NetApp
7 37 (11.75%) Oracle
8 35 (11.11%) IBM
9 29 (9.21%) HP
10 27 (8.57%) Juniper
11 25 (7.94%) CheckPoint
12 22 (6.98%) BMC
13 13 (4.13%) 3PAR
14 11 (3.49%) SAP
15 8 (2.54%) ServiceNow
16 7 (2.22%) Symantec
17 6 (1.90%) MuleSoft
18 3 (0.95%) webMethods
19 2 (0.63%) Intel Security
19 2 (0.63%) Mercator
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - 70,000 (Plus Excellent Package!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Robert Walters
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000.00 - £46000 per annum + great pension, flexible working
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £49511.00 - £55700.00 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: Up to £61,500 per annum Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £85,000
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum AfC band 8b
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum AfC band 8b
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum AfC Band 8b
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum AfC Band 8b
Posted: 23 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: From £56,104 to £68,484 per annum AfC band 8c
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