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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 82 43 45
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 48 104 86
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 2.65% 5.45% 5.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.74% 5.60% 5.18%
Number of salaries quoted 36 70 65
Average salary £63,500 £57,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.43% +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,250 £42,350 £37,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,250 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
1753 1856 1659
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.85% 97.27% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 1566 1537 1380
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 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 28 (27.45%) Finance
2 23 (22.55%) SQL
2 23 (22.55%) TOGAF
3 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 22 (21.57%) Degree
4 20 (19.61%) Enterprise Architecture
4 20 (19.61%) Java
4 20 (19.61%) Oracle
5 18 (17.65%) SOA
6 17 (16.67%) Data Centre
7 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
8 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
9 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
9 14 (13.73%) Presales
10 13 (12.75%) HTML
10 13 (12.75%) .NET
11 12 (11.76%) CSS
12 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (10.78%) SharePoint
12 11 (10.78%) SDLC
13 10 (9.80%) Mentoring
13 10 (9.80%) Windows
13 10 (9.80%) Sybase
13 10 (9.80%) MODAF
14 9 (8.82%) Visualisation
14 9 (8.82%) SC Cleared
14 9 (8.82%) Security Cleared
14 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
15 8 (7.84%) CISSP
15 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (10.78%) SharePoint
2 7 (6.86%) Apache
2 7 (6.86%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2000
3 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (1.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (1.96%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
3 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.98%) Apache ServiceMix
4 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.98%) IIS
Applications
1 3 (2.94%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.92%) Amazon AWS
1 4 (3.92%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.94%) Google Cloud Platform
3 1 (0.98%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.88%) Unified Communications
2 5 (4.90%) Network Security
2 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
3 4 (3.92%) Firewall
3 4 (3.92%) Wireshark
4 2 (1.96%) SAN
5 1 (0.98%) BGP
5 1 (0.98%) DHCP
5 1 (0.98%) DNS
5 1 (0.98%) Internet
5 1 (0.98%) NAS
5 1 (0.98%) OSPF
5 1 (0.98%) SNMP
5 1 (0.98%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (14.71%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.86%) Data Warehouse
2 7 (6.86%) NoSQL
2 7 (6.86%) RDBMS
2 7 (6.86%) Relational Database
3 5 (4.90%) DB2
3 5 (4.90%) Informix
4 3 (2.94%) OLAP
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.96%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
5 2 (1.96%) OLTP
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.96%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.98%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) Ant
1 7 (6.86%) SoapUI
2 5 (4.90%) Rational DOORS
3 1 (0.98%) CocoaPods
3 1 (0.98%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.98%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.98%) Maven
3 1 (0.98%) Xcode
General
1 28 (27.45%) Finance
2 5 (4.90%) Legal
3 4 (3.92%) Banking
4 3 (2.94%) Advertising
4 3 (2.94%) Financial Institution
4 3 (2.94%) Local Government
4 3 (2.94%) Marketing
4 3 (2.94%) Telecoms
5 2 (1.96%) Electronics
5 2 (1.96%) Manufacturing
6 1 (0.98%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.98%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.75%) .NET
1 13 (12.75%) HTML
2 12 (11.76%) CSS
3 8 (7.84%) jQuery
4 7 (6.86%) JDBC
4 7 (6.86%) REST
4 7 (6.86%) Servlets
5 6 (5.88%) AngularJS
5 6 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
6 5 (4.90%) Web Services
7 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET
7 4 (3.92%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.94%) CSS3
8 3 (2.94%) HTML5
8 3 (2.94%) J2EE
8 3 (2.94%) Middleware
8 3 (2.94%) Razor View Engine
8 3 (2.94%) React
8 3 (2.94%) SOAP
8 3 (2.94%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 17 (16.67%) Data Centre
2 9 (8.82%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (8.82%) Visualisation
3 7 (6.86%) Health Informatics
3 7 (6.86%) Informatics
4 6 (5.88%) Computer Science
5 5 (4.90%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (4.90%) Mainframe
6 3 (2.94%) Credit Risk
6 3 (2.94%) Data Extraction
6 3 (2.94%) Data Integration
6 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
6 3 (2.94%) PKI
6 3 (2.94%) Security Operations Centre
6 3 (2.94%) SWIFT
7 2 (1.96%) User Experience
8 1 (0.98%) iPad
8 1 (0.98%) iPhone
8 1 (0.98%) Mobile App
8 1 (0.98%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 10 (9.80%) Windows
2 8 (7.84%) Linux
3 6 (5.88%) Unix
4 5 (4.90%) AIX
4 5 (4.90%) HPUX
4 5 (4.90%) Solaris
4 5 (4.90%) Tru64
5 2 (1.96%) Windows 2000
5 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.96%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (0.98%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.98%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (22.55%) TOGAF
2 22 (21.57%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (19.61%) Enterprise Architecture
4 18 (17.65%) SOA
5 14 (13.73%) Presales
6 11 (10.78%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (10.78%) SDLC
7 10 (9.80%) Mentoring
7 10 (9.80%) MODAF
8 8 (7.84%) Stakeholder Management
8 8 (7.84%) UML
8 8 (7.84%) Waterfall
9 7 (6.86%) ITIL
9 7 (6.86%) Web Development
10 6 (5.88%) ArchiMate
10 6 (5.88%) ERP
10 6 (5.88%) Identity Management
10 6 (5.88%) Information Management
10 6 (5.88%) Line Management
10 6 (5.88%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.55%) SQL
2 20 (19.61%) Java
3 14 (13.73%) JavaScript
4 8 (7.84%) C#
5 6 (5.88%) T-SQL
6 5 (4.90%) C
7 3 (2.94%) ES6
8 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.98%) C++
Qualifications
1 22 (21.57%) Degree
2 9 (8.82%) SC Cleared
2 9 (8.82%) Security Cleared
3 8 (7.84%) CISSP
4 4 (3.92%) CEH
4 4 (3.92%) CISA
4 4 (3.92%) GCIA
4 4 (3.92%) GCIH
5 3 (2.94%) CISM
6 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.96%) VCP4
6 2 (1.96%) VCP5
6 2 (1.96%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.98%) CCDP
7 1 (0.98%) CCIE
7 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.92%) QA
2 3 (2.94%) ISO15022
2 3 (2.94%) ISO20022
System Software
1 4 (3.92%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (1.96%) Forefront TMG
2 2 (1.96%) UAG
2 2 (1.96%) vCloud
2 2 (1.96%) VMware ESX
2 2 (1.96%) vSphere
3 1 (0.98%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (3.92%) QRadar
2 3 (2.94%) SCCM
2 3 (2.94%) SCOM
3 2 (1.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (0.98%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (0.98%) Nagios
Vendors
1 20 (19.61%) Oracle
2 16 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 10 (9.80%) Sybase
4 8 (7.84%) SAP
5 7 (6.86%) Citrix
6 6 (5.88%) VMware
7 5 (4.90%) McAfee
7 5 (4.90%) SolarWinds
8 4 (3.92%) ArcSight
8 4 (3.92%) Cisco
8 4 (3.92%) LogRhythm
8 4 (3.92%) Splunk
8 4 (3.92%) Trustwave
9 3 (2.94%) EMC
9 3 (2.94%) Google
9 3 (2.94%) HP
9 3 (2.94%) NetApp
10 2 (1.96%) Juniper
10 2 (1.96%) Symantec
11 1 (0.98%) Sophos
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