The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Brentwood 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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 13 22 10
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -12
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 28 21 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 13.33% 8.57% 14.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 13.93% 9.09% 14.14%
Number of salaries quoted 25 20 6
Average salary £100,000 £87,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +2.94%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Architect
Essex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brentwood 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
Brentwood
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
201 231 99
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brentwood 95.71% 94.29% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 122 139 61
Average salary £60,000 £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% +11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £35,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £78,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Brentwood

Architect
Salary Trend in Brentwood

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

Architect Salary Trend in Brentwood

Architect
Salary Histogram in Brentwood

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Brentwood region over the 3 months to 10 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Brentwood

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brentwood

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 53 (82.81%) Finance
2 29 (45.31%) Degree
3 28 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 27 (42.19%) SOA
5 20 (31.25%) Telecoms
5 20 (31.25%) Banking
6 18 (28.13%) Wealth Management
7 16 (25.00%) Straight-Through Processing
7 16 (25.00%) Mobile App
7 16 (25.00%) Workflow
7 16 (25.00%) UML
8 14 (21.88%) Oracle
8 14 (21.88%) TIBCO
8 14 (21.88%) Middleware
8 14 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (21.88%) WebSphere
9 13 (20.31%) Computer Science
10 12 (18.75%) .NET
11 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Software
11 11 (17.19%) Product Management
12 10 (15.63%) Translating Business Requirements
13 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
13 8 (12.50%) API Design
13 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
14 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
14 6 (9.38%) Security Architecture
14 6 (9.38%) SDLC
14 6 (9.38%) User Experience
15 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
16 4 (6.25%) SQL Server

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Brentwood by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT jobs across the Brentwood 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 (21.88%) WebSphere
Communications & Networking
1 3 (4.69%) Firewall
2 2 (3.13%) NAS
2 2 (3.13%) Network Security
2 2 (3.13%) SAN
2 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.13%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (3.13%) ERwin
General
1 53 (82.81%) Finance
2 20 (31.25%) Banking
2 20 (31.25%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.56%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.88%) Middleware
2 12 (18.75%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 16 (25.00%) Mobile App
2 13 (20.31%) Computer Science
3 11 (17.19%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (9.38%) User Experience
5 3 (4.69%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 3 (4.69%) PKI
6 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (3.13%) Data Centre
6 2 (3.13%) Management Information System
6 2 (3.13%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 3 (4.69%) Linux
1 3 (4.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (4.69%) Windows
1 3 (4.69%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (43.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 27 (42.19%) SOA
3 18 (28.13%) Wealth Management
4 16 (25.00%) Straight-Through Processing
4 16 (25.00%) UML
4 16 (25.00%) Workflow
5 14 (21.88%) Enterprise Architecture
6 11 (17.19%) Product Management
7 10 (15.63%) Translating Business Requirements
8 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
8 8 (12.50%) API Design
8 8 (12.50%) Waterfall
9 6 (9.38%) SDLC
9 6 (9.38%) Security Architecture
9 6 (9.38%) TOGAF
10 5 (7.81%) Mentoring
11 4 (6.25%) Use Case
12 3 (4.69%) Analytics
12 3 (4.69%) Data Architecture
12 3 (4.69%) DDoS Mitigation
Programming Languages
1 3 (4.69%) C#
2 2 (3.13%) SQL
3 1 (1.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (45.31%) Degree
2 3 (4.69%) CISSP
3 1 (1.56%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.69%) COBIT
1 3 (4.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (4.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (3.13%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (21.88%) Oracle
1 14 (21.88%) TIBCO
2 3 (4.69%) Red Hat
3 2 (3.13%) VMware
4 1 (1.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (1.56%) webMethods