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 24 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 40 74 38
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -36
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 101 57 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 5.37% 3.30% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.64% 3.48% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 76 40 84
Average salary £57,863 £56,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.86% -13.46%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £44,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £64,600 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
1791 1636 1511
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 95.27% 94.62% 95.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1492 1435 1309
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £37,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -5.40%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
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 24 October 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 62 (31.63%) Security Cleared
2 58 (29.59%) SC Cleared
3 44 (22.45%) Finance
4 37 (18.88%) Microsoft
4 37 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
5 34 (17.35%) Degree
5 34 (17.35%) ITIL
6 32 (16.33%) UML
7 29 (14.80%) VMware
8 28 (14.29%) Windows
9 26 (13.27%) TOGAF
10 25 (12.76%) Cisco
10 25 (12.76%) Legal
11 24 (12.24%) Citrix
11 24 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
12 22 (11.22%) Business Analysis
13 20 (10.20%) Java
14 19 (9.69%) Project Management
15 18 (9.18%) IBM
15 18 (9.18%) Active Directory
16 17 (8.67%) Juniper
16 17 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
16 17 (8.67%) Matrix Management
17 16 (8.16%) Computer Science
17 16 (8.16%) GIS
17 16 (8.16%) SOA
18 15 (7.65%) BPMN
18 15 (7.65%) Software Architecture
19 14 (7.14%) Military
19 14 (7.14%) .NET

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 13 (6.63%) MS Exchange
2 12 (6.12%) SharePoint
3 9 (4.59%) Exchange Server 2013
4 8 (4.08%) Apache ServiceMix
5 7 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
5 7 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2000
5 7 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
6 5 (2.55%) Lync
7 4 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
7 4 (2.04%) SharePoint 2013
8 3 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
9 2 (1.02%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.51%) WebSphere
10 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
Applications
1 10 (5.10%) MS Excel
2 1 (0.51%) FastStats
Business Applications
1 3 (1.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (1.53%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (1.02%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.51%) SAP PP
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.51%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (2.04%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (1.02%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (1.02%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 14 (7.14%) Firewall
2 12 (6.12%) Wireless
3 7 (3.57%) SAN
4 5 (2.55%) NAS
5 2 (1.02%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (1.02%) Intranet
5 2 (1.02%) MPLS
5 2 (1.02%) Network Security
5 2 (1.02%) iSCSI
6 1 (0.51%) LAN
6 1 (0.51%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.51%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (5.61%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.04%) MongoDB
3 2 (1.02%) RDBMS
3 2 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
3 2 (1.02%) QlikView
3 2 (1.02%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (0.51%) NoSQL
4 1 (0.51%) OLAP
4 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.51%) OLTP
Development Applications
1 9 (4.59%) Git (software)
2 8 (4.08%) Maven
2 8 (4.08%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.53%) Visual Studio
4 1 (0.51%) Rational Rose
4 1 (0.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (0.51%) Axure RP
General
1 44 (22.45%) Finance
2 25 (12.76%) Legal
3 14 (7.14%) Military
4 8 (4.08%) Aerospace
5 6 (3.06%) Back Office
6 5 (2.55%) Telecoms
6 5 (2.55%) Banking
6 5 (2.55%) Marketing
7 3 (1.53%) Retail
7 3 (1.53%) Law
7 3 (1.53%) Manufacturing
8 2 (1.02%) Advertising
8 2 (1.02%) Electronics
9 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.51%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.14%) Web Services
1 14 (7.14%) .NET
2 10 (5.10%) Middleware
3 8 (4.08%) OSGi
4 5 (2.55%) XML
4 5 (2.55%) Spring
5 4 (2.04%) jQuery
6 3 (1.53%) WCF
6 3 (1.53%) ASP.NET
7 2 (1.02%) HTML
7 2 (1.02%) Application Packaging
7 2 (1.02%) Ajax
7 2 (1.02%) PostGIS
8 1 (0.51%) HTML5
8 1 (0.51%) .NET Framework
8 1 (0.51%) Java EE
8 1 (0.51%) WPF
8 1 (0.51%) Silverlight
8 1 (0.51%) CSS
8 1 (0.51%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.16%) GIS
1 16 (8.16%) Computer Science
2 10 (5.10%) Open Source
3 8 (4.08%) Analytical Skills
4 7 (3.57%) Visualisation
4 7 (3.57%) Management Information System
5 6 (3.06%) Clustering
5 6 (3.06%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.55%) IVR
6 5 (2.55%) Mathematics
7 4 (2.04%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.04%) Life Science
8 2 (1.02%) Copywriting
8 2 (1.02%) DTV
8 2 (1.02%) Human Factors
8 2 (1.02%) User Experience
9 1 (0.51%) Data Structures
9 1 (0.51%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.51%) ASIC
9 1 (0.51%) Reference Data
Operating Systems
1 28 (14.29%) Windows
2 6 (3.06%) UNIX
3 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2003
3 4 (2.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (1.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.53%) Linux
4 3 (1.53%) AIX
5 2 (1.02%) Solaris
5 2 (1.02%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (18.88%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (17.35%) ITIL
3 32 (16.33%) UML
4 26 (13.27%) TOGAF
5 22 (11.22%) Business Analysis
6 19 (9.69%) Project Management
7 17 (8.67%) Stakeholder Management
7 17 (8.67%) Matrix Management
8 16 (8.16%) SOA
9 15 (7.65%) BPMN
9 15 (7.65%) Software Architecture
10 14 (7.14%) Service Management
11 13 (6.63%) Service Delivery
11 13 (6.63%) Disaster Recovery
11 13 (6.63%) Change Control
12 12 (6.12%) Network Design
13 11 (5.61%) Software Engineering
13 11 (5.61%) Risk Management
13 11 (5.61%) Scrum
13 11 (5.61%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.20%) Java
2 9 (4.59%) C#
3 8 (4.08%) C
4 7 (3.57%) SQL
5 6 (3.06%) PowerShell
6 5 (2.55%) C++
7 4 (2.04%) JavaScript
7 4 (2.04%) Python
7 4 (2.04%) Fortran
7 4 (2.04%) Shell Script
8 2 (1.02%) F#
9 1 (0.51%) X++
Qualifications
1 62 (31.63%) Security Cleared
2 58 (29.59%) SC Cleared
3 34 (17.35%) Degree
4 8 (4.08%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 8 (4.08%) MCP
5 4 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
6 3 (1.53%) ISEB
6 3 (1.53%) CISSP
7 2 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (1.02%) PhD
8 1 (0.51%) CCIE
8 1 (0.51%) CCNP
8 1 (0.51%) Postgraduate
8 1 (0.51%) CISA
8 1 (0.51%) CISM
8 1 (0.51%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.04%) COBIT
1 4 (2.04%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.02%) SLA
2 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.51%) QA
System Software
1 24 (12.24%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (9.18%) Active Directory
3 10 (5.10%) VMware ESX
4 9 (4.59%) Hyper-V
5 8 (4.08%) XenApp
5 8 (4.08%) Terminal Services
6 6 (3.06%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 2 (1.02%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (2.04%) ARCserve
1 4 (2.04%) Norton AntiVirus
1 4 (2.04%) NetBackup
1 4 (2.04%) Backup Exec
2 2 (1.02%) WSUS
2 2 (1.02%) SCCM
2 2 (1.02%) OpenView
2 2 (1.02%) Unicenter
Vendors
1 37 (18.88%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.80%) VMware
3 25 (12.76%) Cisco
4 24 (12.24%) Citrix
5 18 (9.18%) IBM
6 17 (8.67%) Juniper
7 13 (6.63%) F5
8 12 (6.12%) Oracle
9 9 (4.59%) HP
9 9 (4.59%) ESRI
10 8 (4.08%) Symantec
11 5 (2.55%) EMC
12 3 (1.53%) SAP
12 3 (1.53%) NetApp
12 3 (1.53%) Red Hat
12 3 (1.53%) CheckPoint
13 2 (1.02%) Remedy
13 2 (1.02%) Sophos
13 2 (1.02%) BMC
14 1 (0.51%) Mapinfo
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + bonus
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Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
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