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 28 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 54 53 78
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +25
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 33 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 3.65% 3.20% 1.17%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.69% 3.29% 1.20%
Number of salaries quoted 29 12 6
Average salary £60,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% +14.28%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
895 700 751
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Brighton 98.90% 97.36% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 777 558 712
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £48,400 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 28 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Brighton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 19 (36.54%) Web Services
2 17 (32.69%) NoSQL
3 16 (30.77%) PHP
3 16 (30.77%) MySQL
4 14 (26.92%) MongoDB
5 13 (25.00%) HTML
5 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 13 (25.00%) CSS
5 13 (25.00%) E-Commerce
6 11 (21.15%) CMS
7 10 (19.23%) Python
7 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
8 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (17.31%) Cisco
9 7 (13.46%) IBM
9 7 (13.46%) MVC
9 7 (13.46%) NetApp
9 7 (13.46%) Ruby
9 7 (13.46%) Technical Architecture
9 7 (13.46%) Moodle
10 6 (11.54%) TOGAF
10 6 (11.54%) VMware
10 6 (11.54%) SOA
10 6 (11.54%) HP
10 6 (11.54%) Windows
10 6 (11.54%) Linux
11 5 (9.62%) Java
11 5 (9.62%) .NET
11 5 (9.62%) Scrum
11 5 (9.62%) Degree

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 2015, 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 11 (21.15%) CMS
2 7 (13.46%) Moodle
3 3 (5.77%) Apache
4 2 (3.85%) SharePoint
4 2 (3.85%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 2 (3.85%) MS Office
1 2 (3.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.69%) SaaS
2 2 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) Firewall
1 4 (7.69%) iSCSI
1 4 (7.69%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (5.77%) WAN
2 3 (5.77%) MPLS
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless
3 1 (1.92%) Wireless Security
3 1 (1.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (32.69%) NoSQL
2 16 (30.77%) MySQL
3 14 (26.92%) MongoDB
4 13 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (5.77%) Finance
2 1 (1.92%) Financial Institution
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (36.54%) Web Services
2 13 (25.00%) HTML
2 13 (25.00%) CSS
3 5 (9.62%) .NET
4 4 (7.69%) SOAP
4 4 (7.69%) RESTful
5 3 (5.77%) HTML5
5 3 (5.77%) CSS3
5 3 (5.77%) LAMP
6 1 (1.92%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.62%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 4 (7.69%) Reference Data
3 2 (3.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (11.54%) Windows
1 6 (11.54%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (25.00%) E-Commerce
2 10 (19.23%) Business Analysis
3 9 (17.31%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (13.46%) MVC
4 7 (13.46%) Technical Architecture
5 6 (11.54%) SOA
5 6 (11.54%) TOGAF
6 5 (9.62%) Scrum
7 4 (7.69%) Content Management
7 4 (7.69%) Quality Management
7 4 (7.69%) Performance Monitoring
7 4 (7.69%) Coaching
8 3 (5.77%) Web Development
8 3 (5.77%) ITIL
9 2 (3.85%) PRINCE2
9 2 (3.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 2 (3.85%) Change Management
9 2 (3.85%) Information Management
9 2 (3.85%) Business Continuity
9 2 (3.85%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (30.77%) PHP
2 10 (19.23%) Python
3 7 (13.46%) Ruby
4 5 (9.62%) Java
5 4 (7.69%) C#
6 3 (5.77%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (9.62%) Degree
2 4 (7.69%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (5.77%) JNCIA
3 3 (5.77%) CCNA
4 1 (1.92%) CCIE
4 1 (1.92%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.69%) QA
2 3 (5.77%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.92%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) NFS
2 3 (5.77%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 3 (5.77%) SCCM
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco UCCX
3 1 (1.92%) Cisco CUCM
Vendors
1 9 (17.31%) Cisco
2 7 (13.46%) IBM
2 7 (13.46%) NetApp
3 6 (11.54%) VMware
3 6 (11.54%) HP
4 4 (7.69%) SAP
5 3 (5.77%) Juniper
5 3 (5.77%) 3PAR
5 3 (5.77%) Microsoft
6 1 (1.92%) Oracle
6 1 (1.92%) PeopleSoft