The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Brighton 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 85 63 61
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 17 16 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 1.52% 2.32% 2.78%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.54% 2.34% 2.89%
Number of salaries quoted 15 9 20
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Architect
East Sussex

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Brighton 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
Brighton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1105 685 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.93% 99.13% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 964 614 756
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,400
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

Architect
Salary Trend in Brighton

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

Architect Salary Trend in Brighton

Architect
Salary Histogram in Brighton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Brighton region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Brighton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (27.03%) .NET
3 8 (21.62%) XML
4 7 (18.92%) SAP
5 6 (16.22%) UML
5 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (13.51%) Degree
6 5 (13.51%) SaaS
6 5 (13.51%) Finance
6 5 (13.51%) Scrum
6 5 (13.51%) OO
6 5 (13.51%) Web Services
6 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
6 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
7 4 (10.81%) C#
7 4 (10.81%) HTML
7 4 (10.81%) SQL
7 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
7 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
7 4 (10.81%) IIS
7 4 (10.81%) OOP
7 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
7 4 (10.81%) Cisco
7 4 (10.81%) Project Management
7 4 (10.81%) XML Schema
7 4 (10.81%) Information Management
7 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
7 4 (10.81%) Data Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Brighton 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 4 (10.81%) IIS
2 3 (8.11%) SharePoint
2 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 2 (5.41%) NetWeaver
4 1 (2.70%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Excel
2 2 (5.41%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (13.51%) SaaS
2 2 (5.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) xDSL
1 3 (8.11%) RIP
1 3 (8.11%) VPN
1 3 (8.11%) MPLS
1 3 (8.11%) OSPF
1 3 (8.11%) BGP
1 3 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (5.41%) Wireless
2 2 (5.41%) Wireless Security
3 1 (2.70%) SSL
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) MySQL
3 2 (5.41%) Big Data
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.41%) Hadoop
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.70%) MS Access
4 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Subversion
1 2 (5.41%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (13.51%) Finance
2 2 (5.41%) Games
2 2 (5.41%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Spanish Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (27.03%) .NET
2 8 (21.62%) XML
3 5 (13.51%) Web Services
3 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
4 4 (10.81%) HTML
4 4 (10.81%) XML Schema
5 3 (8.11%) LAMP
5 3 (8.11%) CSS
6 2 (5.41%) SOAP
6 2 (5.41%) XSL
6 2 (5.41%) XSLT
6 2 (5.41%) WSDL
6 2 (5.41%) WinForms
6 2 (5.41%) jQuery
6 2 (5.41%) WCF
6 2 (5.41%) .NET Framework
6 2 (5.41%) JSON
7 1 (2.70%) XMPP
7 1 (2.70%) Middleware
7 1 (2.70%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (8.11%) Computer Science
2 3 (8.11%) Social Media
2 3 (8.11%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
3 2 (5.41%) W3C
3 2 (5.41%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 3 (8.11%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (37.84%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (16.22%) UML
2 6 (16.22%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (13.51%) Scrum
3 5 (13.51%) OO
4 4 (10.81%) OOP
4 4 (10.81%) E-Commerce
4 4 (10.81%) Project Management
4 4 (10.81%) Information Management
4 4 (10.81%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.81%) Supplier Management
4 4 (10.81%) Data Architecture
5 3 (8.11%) Business Analysis
5 3 (8.11%) Load Balancing
5 3 (8.11%) Use Case
5 3 (8.11%) Data Management
5 3 (8.11%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) MVC
5 3 (8.11%) SOA
6 2 (5.41%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.81%) C#
1 4 (10.81%) SQL
1 4 (10.81%) T-SQL
1 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
2 3 (8.11%) Java
2 3 (8.11%) PHP
3 2 (5.41%) XPath
4 1 (2.70%) VBA
4 1 (2.70%) VB
Qualifications
1 5 (13.51%) Degree
2 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
3 2 (5.41%) CCIE
3 2 (5.41%) CCNP
3 2 (5.41%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) COBIT
1 1 (2.70%) ISO 9001
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) SCOM
1 1 (2.70%) Tivoli
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco CUCM
1 1 (2.70%) Cisco UCCX
Vendors
1 7 (18.92%) SAP
2 4 (10.81%) Cisco
3 1 (2.70%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.70%) PeopleSoft
3 1 (2.70%) Oracle
3 1 (2.70%) Sybase