The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Bristol 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 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 46 34 75
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +41
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 89 122 44
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.57% 6.11% 2.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.74% 6.31% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 72 93 33
Average salary £58,750 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £99,000 £69,000 £62,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1878 1933 1701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.41% 96.75% 97.20%
Number of salaries quoted 1624 1563 1480
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Architect
Salary Trend in Bristol

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

Architect Salary Trend in Bristol

Architect
Salary Histogram in Bristol

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Bristol region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 65 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
2 36 (19.35%) Security Cleared
3 31 (16.67%) Finance
4 29 (15.59%) SC Cleared
5 26 (13.98%) Banking
5 26 (13.98%) Microsoft
5 26 (13.98%) Java
6 25 (13.44%) Open Source
7 22 (11.83%) ITIL
8 21 (11.29%) Windows
8 21 (11.29%) Enterprise Architecture
9 20 (10.75%) CSS
9 20 (10.75%) JavaScript
9 20 (10.75%) HTML
10 19 (10.22%) Linux
10 19 (10.22%) TOGAF
11 17 (9.14%) Technical Architecture
11 17 (9.14%) Degree
11 17 (9.14%) Oracle
11 17 (9.14%) SQL Server
11 17 (9.14%) .NET
12 16 (8.60%) VMware
12 16 (8.60%) Migration
12 16 (8.60%) Software Engineering
12 16 (8.60%) Web Application Development
13 15 (8.06%) Telecoms
13 15 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (8.06%) Cisco
13 15 (8.06%) Citrix
13 15 (8.06%) Project Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Bristol 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 9 (4.84%) Node.js
2 7 (3.76%) MS Exchange
2 7 (3.76%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2000
4 5 (2.69%) Apache Spark
4 5 (2.69%) Apache Pig
5 4 (2.15%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (2.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.61%) SharePoint 2013
6 3 (1.61%) Exchange Server 2010
7 2 (1.08%) Lync
7 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.08%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.54%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
8 1 (0.54%) JBoss
Applications
1 8 (4.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.23%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.69%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.08%) MS Office
4 2 (1.08%) InDesign
5 1 (0.54%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.54%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.08%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.54%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.54%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (3.23%) SaaS
3 4 (2.15%) IaaS
4 3 (1.61%) Office 365
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.54%) Amazon S3
5 1 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (6.99%) Firewall
2 8 (4.30%) Wireless
3 7 (3.76%) SAN
3 7 (3.76%) WAN
4 5 (2.69%) LAN
5 4 (2.15%) Internet
6 2 (1.08%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.08%) Network Security
6 2 (1.08%) VLAN
7 1 (0.54%) DHCP
7 1 (0.54%) ATM
7 1 (0.54%) DNS
7 1 (0.54%) NAS
7 1 (0.54%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.14%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.91%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.38%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (4.84%) Big Data
5 6 (3.23%) MongoDB
6 5 (2.69%) Sqoop
6 5 (2.69%) Apache Hive
7 4 (2.15%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.08%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.08%) OLTP
8 2 (1.08%) OLAP
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.08%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.54%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.54%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.54%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 5 (2.69%) Visual Studio
2 4 (2.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.61%) Dreamweaver
3 3 (1.61%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.61%) Git (software)
4 2 (1.08%) ClearCase
4 2 (1.08%) Ant
4 2 (1.08%) Subversion
5 1 (0.54%) Maven
5 1 (0.54%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.54%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.54%) Gradle
5 1 (0.54%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.54%) Hudson
5 1 (0.54%) Axure RP
General
1 31 (16.67%) Finance
2 26 (13.98%) Banking
3 15 (8.06%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.45%) Investment Banking
5 8 (4.30%) Advertising
5 8 (4.30%) Legal
6 6 (3.23%) Retail
7 5 (2.69%) Law
8 3 (1.61%) Marketing
9 2 (1.08%) Electronics
9 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
9 2 (1.08%) Aerospace
9 2 (1.08%) Military
10 1 (0.54%) Local Government
10 1 (0.54%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (10.75%) CSS
1 20 (10.75%) HTML
2 17 (9.14%) .NET
3 13 (6.99%) HTML5
4 12 (6.45%) Middleware
5 11 (5.91%) XML
6 10 (5.38%) JSF
7 9 (4.84%) Spring
7 9 (4.84%) AngularJS
7 9 (4.84%) Backbone.js
8 8 (4.30%) RESTful
8 8 (4.30%) KnockoutJS
8 8 (4.30%) CSS3
8 8 (4.30%) React
8 8 (4.30%) Ajax
9 4 (2.15%) jQuery
10 2 (1.08%) CGI
10 2 (1.08%) J2EE
10 2 (1.08%) MDX
11 1 (0.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.44%) Open Source
2 13 (6.99%) Computer Science
2 13 (6.99%) Management Information System
3 12 (6.45%) User Experience
4 11 (5.91%) Client/Server
4 11 (5.91%) Enterprise Software
5 10 (5.38%) Embedded Systems
6 8 (4.30%) GIS
6 8 (4.30%) Clustering
7 7 (3.76%) BBC
7 7 (3.76%) Analytical Skills
8 4 (2.15%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.15%) Blackberry
9 3 (1.61%) Life Science
9 3 (1.61%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.61%) Social Media
10 2 (1.08%) DTV
10 2 (1.08%) Animation
11 1 (0.54%) CCTV
11 1 (0.54%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 21 (11.29%) Windows
2 19 (10.22%) Linux
3 4 (2.15%) UNIX
4 3 (1.61%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.08%) AIX
5 2 (1.08%) Solaris
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Vista
6 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (34.95%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (11.83%) ITIL
3 21 (11.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 19 (10.22%) TOGAF
5 17 (9.14%) Technical Architecture
6 16 (8.60%) Migration
6 16 (8.60%) Software Engineering
6 16 (8.60%) Web Application Development
7 15 (8.06%) Project Management
8 14 (7.53%) Scrum
9 13 (6.99%) SOA
10 12 (6.45%) Data Architecture
10 12 (6.45%) Programme Management
10 12 (6.45%) TDD
11 11 (5.91%) UML
11 11 (5.91%) Coaching
12 10 (5.38%) Mentoring
13 9 (4.84%) MODAF
13 9 (4.84%) Service Delivery
13 9 (4.84%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 26 (13.98%) Java
2 20 (10.75%) JavaScript
3 14 (7.53%) PHP
4 10 (5.38%) C#
5 7 (3.76%) Python
6 6 (3.23%) SQL
6 6 (3.23%) Ruby
7 5 (2.69%) R
8 4 (2.15%) PowerShell
9 3 (1.61%) Scala
9 3 (1.61%) Clojure
10 2 (1.08%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.54%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.54%) Perl
11 1 (0.54%) Go
Qualifications
1 36 (19.35%) Security Cleared
2 29 (15.59%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.14%) Degree
4 8 (4.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 6 (3.23%) MCP
6 5 (2.69%) CCDP
6 5 (2.69%) CCNP
6 5 (2.69%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (2.69%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (2.15%) CCNA
8 3 (1.61%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.61%) ISEB
8 3 (1.61%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.61%) MCSD
9 2 (1.08%) MCSE
9 2 (1.08%) MCSA
9 2 (1.08%) GIAC
9 2 (1.08%) CITP
10 1 (0.54%) BC Cleared
10 1 (0.54%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.08%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.08%) QA
2 1 (0.54%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (8.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 10 (5.38%) Active Directory
3 9 (4.84%) Hyper-V
4 6 (3.23%) XenApp
4 6 (3.23%) Terminal Services
5 5 (2.69%) Apache Flume
6 2 (1.08%) XenDesktop
6 2 (1.08%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.61%) SCCM
1 3 (1.61%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.61%) Puppet
2 2 (1.08%) Norton AntiVirus
2 2 (1.08%) ARCserve
2 2 (1.08%) NetBackup
2 2 (1.08%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.54%) SCOM
3 1 (0.54%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.54%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.54%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 26 (13.98%) Microsoft
2 17 (9.14%) Oracle
3 16 (8.60%) VMware
4 15 (8.06%) Cisco
4 15 (8.06%) Citrix
5 13 (6.99%) HP
6 9 (4.84%) Juniper
7 8 (4.30%) IBM
8 7 (3.76%) Nokia
8 7 (3.76%) Siemens
8 7 (3.76%) Toshiba
8 7 (3.76%) BT
8 7 (3.76%) F5
9 6 (3.23%) ESRI
10 4 (2.15%) Symantec
11 3 (1.61%) Dell
11 3 (1.61%) SAP
12 2 (1.08%) EMC
12 2 (1.08%) Intel
12 2 (1.08%) Adobe
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