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 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 67 39 69
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 79 100 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.04% 5.22% 3.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.16% 5.40% 3.23%
Number of salaries quoted 62 66 44
Average salary £63,750 £62,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +8.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £89,750 £75,000 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
1901 1852 1577
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 97.14% 96.61% 96.16%
Number of salaries quoted 1636 1465 1396
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £50,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 3 July 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 56 (32.18%) Agile Software Development
2 35 (20.11%) Finance
3 32 (18.39%) Security Cleared
4 28 (16.09%) Java
5 27 (15.52%) .NET
5 27 (15.52%) Banking
6 25 (14.37%) Technical Architecture
7 22 (12.64%) JavaScript
7 22 (12.64%) Microsoft
8 21 (12.07%) SC Cleared
9 20 (11.49%) Project Management
10 19 (10.92%) CSS
10 19 (10.92%) SDLC
11 18 (10.34%) Oracle
11 18 (10.34%) ITIL
11 18 (10.34%) Telecoms
11 18 (10.34%) TOGAF
12 17 (9.77%) Degree
12 17 (9.77%) SQL Server
13 16 (9.20%) Linux
14 15 (8.62%) UML
14 15 (8.62%) Windows
14 15 (8.62%) Computer Science
14 15 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
14 15 (8.62%) Software Engineering
14 15 (8.62%) Open Source
15 14 (8.05%) Web Application Development
15 14 (8.05%) Scrum
15 14 (8.05%) C#
15 14 (8.05%) HTML

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 10 (5.75%) Node.js
2 9 (5.17%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.45%) MS Exchange
4 5 (2.87%) Exchange Server 2000
4 5 (2.87%) Apache Pig
4 5 (2.87%) Apache Spark
5 4 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.15%) Lync
6 2 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.15%) Office Communications Server
6 2 (1.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.57%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
7 1 (0.57%) SAS
7 1 (0.57%) Apache Solr
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.57%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 6 (3.45%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.87%) Photoshop
3 4 (2.30%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (1.15%) InDesign
4 2 (1.15%) MS Office
5 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.57%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (2.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.57%) Magento
2 1 (0.57%) Shopify
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 8 (4.60%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (2.87%) SaaS
4 3 (1.72%) Office 365
4 3 (1.72%) IaaS
5 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
5 1 (0.57%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.17%) Firewall
2 7 (4.02%) WAN
3 5 (2.87%) LAN
3 5 (2.87%) TCP/IP
3 5 (2.87%) SAN
4 4 (2.30%) Wireless
5 2 (1.15%) VLAN
5 2 (1.15%) Network Security
6 1 (0.57%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.57%) Internet
6 1 (0.57%) DNS
6 1 (0.57%) ATM
6 1 (0.57%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.77%) SQL Server
2 11 (6.32%) NoSQL
3 10 (5.75%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (3.45%) Big Data
4 6 (3.45%) MongoDB
5 5 (2.87%) Apache Hive
5 5 (2.87%) Sqoop
6 4 (2.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 3 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
8 2 (1.15%) Hadoop
8 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 2 (1.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (1.15%) OLTP
8 2 (1.15%) OLAP
8 2 (1.15%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.57%) Hazelcast
9 1 (0.57%) RDBMS
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (2.87%) Visual Studio
1 5 (2.87%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.72%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (1.15%) Dreamweaver
5 1 (0.57%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.57%) Subversion
5 1 (0.57%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.57%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.57%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.57%) Ant
General
1 35 (20.11%) Finance
2 27 (15.52%) Banking
3 18 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 12 (6.90%) Investment Banking
5 11 (6.32%) Retail
6 10 (5.75%) Legal
6 10 (5.75%) Advertising
7 6 (3.45%) Marketing
8 5 (2.87%) Military
8 5 (2.87%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.87%) Electronics
9 3 (1.72%) Law
10 1 (0.57%) Billing
10 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (15.52%) .NET
2 19 (10.92%) CSS
3 14 (8.05%) HTML
4 10 (5.75%) XML
5 9 (5.17%) HTML5
5 9 (5.17%) RESTful
5 9 (5.17%) Backbone.js
5 9 (5.17%) AngularJS
6 8 (4.60%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (4.60%) Middleware
6 8 (4.60%) Ajax
6 8 (4.60%) CSS3
6 8 (4.60%) React
7 7 (4.02%) Spring
8 6 (3.45%) JSF
9 5 (2.87%) Web Services
9 5 (2.87%) ASP.NET
10 4 (2.30%) REST
10 4 (2.30%) WCF
11 3 (1.72%) Dojo
Miscellaneous
1 15 (8.62%) Computer Science
2 9 (5.17%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (5.17%) GIS
3 8 (4.60%) Client/Server
3 8 (4.60%) Embedded Systems
3 8 (4.60%) Data Centre
4 7 (4.02%) User Experience
4 7 (4.02%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (3.45%) Clustering
6 5 (2.87%) DTV
7 4 (2.30%) Management Information System
7 4 (2.30%) Data Structures
7 4 (2.30%) Algorithms
7 4 (2.30%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.72%) BBC
8 3 (1.72%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.15%) Blackberry
9 2 (1.15%) N-Tier
9 2 (1.15%) Animation
9 2 (1.15%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 16 (9.20%) Linux
2 15 (8.62%) Windows
3 5 (2.87%) UNIX
4 2 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (1.15%) AIX
4 2 (1.15%) Solaris
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (32.18%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (14.37%) Technical Architecture
3 20 (11.49%) Project Management
4 19 (10.92%) SDLC
5 18 (10.34%) ITIL
5 18 (10.34%) TOGAF
6 15 (8.62%) Software Engineering
6 15 (8.62%) Enterprise Architecture
6 15 (8.62%) Open Source
6 15 (8.62%) UML
7 14 (8.05%) Scrum
7 14 (8.05%) Web Application Development
8 13 (7.47%) MVC
9 12 (6.90%) Business Intelligence
10 11 (6.32%) Migration
10 11 (6.32%) Programme Management
10 11 (6.32%) Data Architecture
11 10 (5.75%) TDD
11 10 (5.75%) SOA
11 10 (5.75%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 28 (16.09%) Java
2 22 (12.64%) JavaScript
3 14 (8.05%) C#
4 10 (5.75%) PHP
5 8 (4.60%) SQL
6 6 (3.45%) Python
7 5 (2.87%) R
8 4 (2.30%) VB.NET
9 3 (1.72%) Ruby
10 2 (1.15%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.15%) Scala
10 2 (1.15%) Clojure
10 2 (1.15%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.57%) Go
Qualifications
1 32 (18.39%) Security Cleared
2 21 (12.07%) SC Cleared
3 17 (9.77%) Degree
4 6 (3.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 6 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
4 6 (3.45%) CCNP
5 5 (2.87%) CCDP
5 5 (2.87%) MCP
6 4 (2.30%) CCNA
6 4 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 3 (1.72%) MCSD
8 2 (1.15%) ISEB
8 2 (1.15%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.57%) GIAC
9 1 (0.57%) CITP
9 1 (0.57%) CCDA
9 1 (0.57%) MCSE
9 1 (0.57%) MCSA
9 1 (0.57%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.15%) ISO 9001
1 2 (1.15%) QA
2 1 (0.57%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (6.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (4.60%) Hyper-V
2 8 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 5 (2.87%) Apache Flume
4 4 (2.30%) Terminal Services
4 4 (2.30%) XenApp
5 2 (1.15%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.57%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.57%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.72%) Puppet
1 3 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (1.72%) SCCM
2 1 (0.57%) SCOM
2 1 (0.57%) SCVMM
2 1 (0.57%) SCDPM
2 1 (0.57%) Rundeck
2 1 (0.57%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.57%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.57%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 22 (12.64%) Microsoft
2 18 (10.34%) Oracle
3 13 (7.47%) VMware
4 11 (6.32%) Citrix
5 10 (5.75%) Cisco
6 9 (5.17%) IBM
7 7 (4.02%) ESRI
8 6 (3.45%) HP
9 5 (2.87%) SAP
9 5 (2.87%) Juniper
10 4 (2.30%) F5
11 3 (1.72%) Toshiba
11 3 (1.72%) BT
11 3 (1.72%) Nokia
11 3 (1.72%) Siemens
11 3 (1.72%) Dell
12 2 (1.15%) Intel
12 2 (1.15%) Adobe
12 2 (1.15%) Rackspace
12 2 (1.15%) Computacenter
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Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Posted: 2 days ago
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
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Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus and benefits
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Salary: £30000 - £39000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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