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 17 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 45 34 91
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +57
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 96 121 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 4.79% 6.03% 2.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.98% 6.23% 2.30%
Number of salaries quoted 79 90 33
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £44,900 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £65,250 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
1928 1941 1784
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.26% 96.76% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 1616 1575 1545
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 17 April 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 62 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (22.69%) Security Cleared
3 40 (18.52%) Finance
4 39 (18.06%) SC Cleared
5 38 (17.59%) TOGAF
6 32 (14.81%) UML
7 30 (13.89%) Java
8 29 (13.43%) Open Source
9 28 (12.96%) IBM
9 28 (12.96%) Microsoft
10 27 (12.50%) Banking
11 25 (11.57%) ITIL
12 24 (11.11%) Legal
13 23 (10.65%) Oracle
14 22 (10.19%) SQL Server
14 22 (10.19%) Enterprise Architecture
15 21 (9.72%) .NET
15 21 (9.72%) SOA
15 21 (9.72%) HP
16 20 (9.26%) Windows
17 19 (8.80%) Citrix
17 19 (8.80%) Use Case
17 19 (8.80%) VMware
17 19 (8.80%) Software Engineering
18 18 (8.33%) Management Information System
18 18 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
19 17 (7.87%) Coaching
19 17 (7.87%) Migration
19 17 (7.87%) Matrix Management
19 17 (7.87%) Degree

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 8 (3.70%) SharePoint
2 7 (3.24%) MS Exchange
3 5 (2.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 5 (2.31%) Exchange Server 2000
3 5 (2.31%) Node.js
4 3 (1.39%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (1.39%) Apache Spark
5 2 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.93%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (0.93%) Lync
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.46%) JBoss
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.46%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.46%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.46%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
Applications
1 11 (5.09%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.78%) Photoshop
3 5 (2.31%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (0.93%) InDesign
4 2 (0.93%) MS Office
5 1 (0.46%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.46%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (0.93%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.93%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.46%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle Financials
2 1 (0.46%) Oracle 11i
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.31%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (0.93%) SaaS
3 2 (0.93%) Office 365
3 2 (0.93%) IaaS
4 1 (0.46%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.46%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.09%) Firewall
2 10 (4.63%) Wireless
3 6 (2.78%) SAN
4 4 (1.85%) Internet
5 2 (0.93%) LAN
5 2 (0.93%) WAN
5 2 (0.93%) VLAN
5 2 (0.93%) Network Security
5 2 (0.93%) NAS
5 2 (0.93%) Unified Communications
6 1 (0.46%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.46%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (10.19%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.63%) Data Warehouse
3 7 (3.24%) Big Data
4 5 (2.31%) NoSQL
5 4 (1.85%) MongoDB
5 4 (1.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (1.85%) QlikView
6 3 (1.39%) Apache Hive
6 3 (1.39%) Sqoop
7 2 (0.93%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (0.93%) Hadoop
7 2 (0.93%) OLTP
7 2 (0.93%) OLAP
7 2 (0.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.46%) RDBMS
8 1 (0.46%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.46%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 7 (3.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (1.85%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (1.39%) Dreamweaver
4 2 (0.93%) Git (software)
4 2 (0.93%) Jenkins
5 1 (0.46%) Axure RP
5 1 (0.46%) Hudson
5 1 (0.46%) Gradle
5 1 (0.46%) Ant
5 1 (0.46%) Subversion
5 1 (0.46%) Maven
5 1 (0.46%) ClearCase
5 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.46%) IntelliJ
General
1 40 (18.52%) Finance
2 27 (12.50%) Banking
3 24 (11.11%) Legal
4 16 (7.41%) Telecoms
4 16 (7.41%) Military
5 10 (4.63%) Investment Banking
6 8 (3.70%) Advertising
7 7 (3.24%) Law
7 7 (3.24%) Retail
7 7 (3.24%) Marketing
8 5 (2.31%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.39%) Financial Institution
10 2 (0.93%) Electronics
10 2 (0.93%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.46%) Back Office
11 1 (0.46%) Local Government
11 1 (0.46%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (9.72%) .NET
2 17 (7.87%) HTML
3 16 (7.41%) XML
4 13 (6.02%) Middleware
5 12 (5.56%) CSS
6 11 (5.09%) JSF
7 10 (4.63%) Spring
7 10 (4.63%) HTML5
8 9 (4.17%) jQuery
9 8 (3.70%) Ajax
10 5 (2.31%) Web Services
10 5 (2.31%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.31%) WCF
10 5 (2.31%) Backbone.js
10 5 (2.31%) AngularJS
11 4 (1.85%) React
11 4 (1.85%) KnockoutJS
11 4 (1.85%) CSS3
11 4 (1.85%) RESTful
12 2 (0.93%) MDX
Miscellaneous
1 29 (13.43%) Open Source
2 18 (8.33%) Management Information System
3 13 (6.02%) Enterprise Software
4 12 (5.56%) Client/Server
5 11 (5.09%) User Experience
5 11 (5.09%) Embedded Systems
6 10 (4.63%) Computer Science
7 9 (4.17%) GIS
7 9 (4.17%) Clustering
8 8 (3.70%) Visualisation
8 8 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (3.24%) BBC
9 7 (3.24%) Life Science
10 5 (2.31%) Blackberry
11 4 (1.85%) Copywriting
12 3 (1.39%) Social Media
12 3 (1.39%) N-Tier
13 2 (0.93%) DTV
13 2 (0.93%) Animation
14 1 (0.46%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 20 (9.26%) Windows
2 15 (6.94%) Linux
3 3 (1.39%) UNIX
4 2 (0.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (0.93%) AIX
4 2 (0.93%) Solaris
5 1 (0.46%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (28.70%) Agile Software Development
2 38 (17.59%) TOGAF
3 32 (14.81%) UML
4 25 (11.57%) ITIL
5 22 (10.19%) Enterprise Architecture
6 21 (9.72%) SOA
7 19 (8.80%) Software Engineering
7 19 (8.80%) Use Case
8 17 (7.87%) Matrix Management
8 17 (7.87%) Migration
8 17 (7.87%) Coaching
9 16 (7.41%) Service Delivery
9 16 (7.41%) BPMN
9 16 (7.41%) Supply Chain Management
10 15 (6.94%) Technical Architecture
11 14 (6.48%) MODAF
11 14 (6.48%) Project Management
12 13 (6.02%) Change Control
12 13 (6.02%) Web Application Development
13 12 (5.56%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.89%) Java
2 17 (7.87%) JavaScript
3 11 (5.09%) C#
3 11 (5.09%) PHP
4 7 (3.24%) Ruby
5 6 (2.78%) SQL
6 5 (2.31%) Python
6 5 (2.31%) PowerShell
7 3 (1.39%) Scala
7 3 (1.39%) Clojure
7 3 (1.39%) R
8 2 (0.93%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.46%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.46%) Perl
9 1 (0.46%) Golang
Qualifications
1 49 (22.69%) Security Cleared
2 39 (18.06%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.87%) Degree
4 9 (4.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 7 (3.24%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (3.24%) MCP
6 4 (1.85%) ISEB
6 4 (1.85%) Microsoft Certification
7 3 (1.39%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 2 (0.93%) GIAC
8 2 (0.93%) CITP
8 2 (0.93%) MCSD
8 2 (0.93%) MCSE
8 2 (0.93%) MCSA
9 1 (0.46%) CCNP
9 1 (0.46%) CCDA
9 1 (0.46%) CCDP
9 1 (0.46%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.46%) Cisco Certification
9 1 (0.46%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (0.93%) ISO 9001
1 2 (0.93%) QA
2 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 9 (4.17%) Active Directory
3 7 (3.24%) Terminal Services
3 7 (3.24%) XenApp
4 3 (1.39%) VMware ESX
4 3 (1.39%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 3 (1.39%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.93%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (1.39%) ARCserve
1 3 (1.39%) Norton AntiVirus
1 3 (1.39%) NetBackup
1 3 (1.39%) Backup Exec
2 2 (0.93%) SCCM
2 2 (0.93%) Puppet
2 2 (0.93%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 28 (12.96%) IBM
1 28 (12.96%) Microsoft
2 23 (10.65%) Oracle
3 21 (9.72%) HP
4 19 (8.80%) Citrix
4 19 (8.80%) VMware
5 17 (7.87%) Cisco
6 12 (5.56%) Juniper
7 9 (4.17%) F5
8 8 (3.70%) Symantec
8 8 (3.70%) SAP
9 7 (3.24%) Nokia
9 7 (3.24%) Siemens
9 7 (3.24%) Toshiba
9 7 (3.24%) ESRI
9 7 (3.24%) BT
10 6 (2.78%) EMC
11 5 (2.31%) NetApp
11 5 (2.31%) RedPrairie
12 3 (1.39%) CheckPoint
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Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits bonus + benefts
Posted: Yesterday
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