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 4 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 77 44 67
Rank change year-on-year
-33 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 64 94 52
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 3.42% 5.19% 3.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.53% 5.41% 3.42%
Number of salaries quoted 54 58 45
Average salary £63,750 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.30%
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
1811 1736 1520
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.74% 95.86% 94.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1568 1388 1345
Average salary £39,000 £37,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £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 4 August 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 53 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
2 31 (19.62%) .NET
2 31 (19.62%) Finance
3 26 (16.46%) Java
3 26 (16.46%) JavaScript
4 25 (15.82%) Security Cleared
5 23 (14.56%) Technical Architecture
6 22 (13.92%) CSS
7 21 (13.29%) Banking
8 20 (12.66%) Microsoft
9 18 (11.39%) Project Management
10 17 (10.76%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (10.76%) Degree
10 17 (10.76%) SDLC
11 16 (10.13%) Computer Science
11 16 (10.13%) TOGAF
11 16 (10.13%) Telecoms
11 16 (10.13%) ITIL
11 16 (10.13%) C#
12 15 (9.49%) HTML
12 15 (9.49%) Scrum
12 15 (9.49%) SC Cleared
13 14 (8.86%) MVC
13 14 (8.86%) SQL Server
14 13 (8.23%) Oracle
14 13 (8.23%) UML
15 12 (7.59%) NoSQL
16 11 (6.96%) Node.js
16 11 (6.96%) TDD
16 11 (6.96%) Programme Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 11 (6.96%) SharePoint
1 11 (6.96%) Node.js
2 6 (3.80%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (3.16%) Apache Pig
3 5 (3.16%) MS Exchange
3 5 (3.16%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2000
5 2 (1.27%) Apache
5 2 (1.27%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.27%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (1.27%) Lync
5 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.63%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.63%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.63%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.63%) SAS
6 1 (0.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.63%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 3 (1.90%) Photoshop
1 3 (1.90%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.27%) MS Office
2 2 (1.27%) Adobe Illustrator
2 2 (1.27%) InDesign
3 1 (0.63%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.63%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 5 (3.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.63%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.63%) Magento
2 1 (0.63%) Shopify
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (0.63%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.43%) Amazon AWS
2 6 (3.80%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (2.53%) SaaS
4 3 (1.90%) Office 365
5 2 (1.27%) IaaS
6 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (5.70%) Firewall
2 7 (4.43%) WAN
3 5 (3.16%) LAN
3 5 (3.16%) TCP/IP
3 5 (3.16%) SAN
4 4 (2.53%) Wireless
5 2 (1.27%) VLAN
6 1 (0.63%) Network Security
6 1 (0.63%) ATM
6 1 (0.63%) DHCP
6 1 (0.63%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (8.86%) SQL Server
2 12 (7.59%) NoSQL
3 8 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (4.43%) MongoDB
5 6 (3.80%) Big Data
6 5 (3.16%) Apache Hive
6 5 (3.16%) Sqoop
6 5 (3.16%) Relational Database
7 4 (2.53%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.53%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (1.90%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.27%) OLTP
9 2 (1.27%) OLAP
9 2 (1.27%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
10 1 (0.63%) Hazelcast
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2005
10 1 (0.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 5 (3.16%) Visual Studio
1 5 (3.16%) Jenkins
2 4 (2.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.90%) Ant
4 2 (1.27%) SoapUI
5 1 (0.63%) Artifactory
5 1 (0.63%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.63%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.63%) HP UFT
5 1 (0.63%) Subversion
General
1 31 (19.62%) Finance
2 21 (13.29%) Banking
3 16 (10.13%) Telecoms
4 11 (6.96%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.06%) Retail
5 8 (5.06%) Legal
5 8 (5.06%) Advertising
6 6 (3.80%) Marketing
7 5 (3.16%) Military
7 5 (3.16%) Manufacturing
7 5 (3.16%) Electronics
8 1 (0.63%) Law
8 1 (0.63%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (19.62%) .NET
2 22 (13.92%) CSS
3 15 (9.49%) HTML
4 10 (6.33%) Backbone.js
5 9 (5.70%) RESTful
6 8 (5.06%) Ajax
6 8 (5.06%) KnockoutJS
6 8 (5.06%) AngularJS
6 8 (5.06%) HTML5
6 8 (5.06%) CSS3
6 8 (5.06%) React
7 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET
8 5 (3.16%) XML
9 4 (2.53%) Middleware
9 4 (2.53%) Web Services
9 4 (2.53%) WCF
10 3 (1.90%) Dojo
10 3 (1.90%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 3 (1.90%) JSF
10 3 (1.90%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 16 (10.13%) Computer Science
2 7 (4.43%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (3.80%) Data Centre
3 6 (3.80%) GIS
4 5 (3.16%) DTV
4 5 (3.16%) Data Structures
4 5 (3.16%) Algorithms
4 5 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.16%) User Experience
5 4 (2.53%) Mathematics
5 4 (2.53%) Embedded Systems
5 4 (2.53%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.53%) Clustering
5 4 (2.53%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.90%) BBC
6 3 (1.90%) Visualisation
7 2 (1.27%) N-Tier
7 2 (1.27%) Animation
7 2 (1.27%) Informatics
8 1 (0.63%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 10 (6.33%) Linux
2 8 (5.06%) Windows
3 4 (2.53%) UNIX
4 2 (1.27%) AIX
4 2 (1.27%) Solaris
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Vista
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (0.63%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (33.54%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (14.56%) Technical Architecture
3 18 (11.39%) Project Management
4 17 (10.76%) Enterprise Architecture
4 17 (10.76%) SDLC
5 16 (10.13%) TOGAF
5 16 (10.13%) ITIL
6 15 (9.49%) Scrum
7 14 (8.86%) MVC
8 13 (8.23%) UML
9 11 (6.96%) Programme Management
9 11 (6.96%) TDD
10 10 (6.33%) Migration
10 10 (6.33%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (6.33%) Software Engineering
10 10 (6.33%) Open Source
10 10 (6.33%) Web Application Development
11 9 (5.70%) Service Delivery
12 8 (5.06%) Data Architecture
13 7 (4.43%) Software Architecture
Programming Languages
1 26 (16.46%) Java
1 26 (16.46%) JavaScript
2 16 (10.13%) C#
3 11 (6.96%) PHP
4 10 (6.33%) SQL
5 5 (3.16%) Python
5 5 (3.16%) R
6 4 (2.53%) Ruby
6 4 (2.53%) VB.NET
7 2 (1.27%) T-SQL
7 2 (1.27%) Scala
7 2 (1.27%) Clojure
8 1 (0.63%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 25 (15.82%) Security Cleared
2 17 (10.76%) Degree
3 15 (9.49%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.43%) CCNP
4 7 (4.43%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.16%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.16%) CCDP
5 5 (3.16%) MCSD
6 4 (2.53%) MCP
6 4 (2.53%) CCNA
6 4 (2.53%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.90%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 1 (0.63%) BC Cleared
8 1 (0.63%) CCDA
8 1 (0.63%) ISEB
8 1 (0.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.27%) QA
2 1 (0.63%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.63%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.80%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.80%) Active Directory
3 5 (3.16%) Apache Flume
4 3 (1.90%) Terminal Services
4 3 (1.90%) XenApp
5 2 (1.27%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.63%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.63%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) SCCM
2 2 (1.27%) Puppet
2 2 (1.27%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (0.63%) SCDPM
3 1 (0.63%) Rundeck
3 1 (0.63%) ARCserve
3 1 (0.63%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.63%) NetBackup
3 1 (0.63%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.63%) SCOM
3 1 (0.63%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 20 (12.66%) Microsoft
2 13 (8.23%) Oracle
3 11 (6.96%) Cisco
3 11 (6.96%) VMware
4 9 (5.70%) Citrix
5 7 (4.43%) IBM
6 6 (3.80%) Juniper
7 5 (3.16%) SAP
7 5 (3.16%) HP
7 5 (3.16%) F5
8 4 (2.53%) ESRI
9 3 (1.90%) BT
9 3 (1.90%) Nokia
9 3 (1.90%) Siemens
9 3 (1.90%) Dell
9 3 (1.90%) Toshiba
10 2 (1.27%) Rackspace
10 2 (1.27%) Computacenter
10 2 (1.27%) Adobe
11 1 (0.63%) Intel
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