The first table below looks at the demand 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 16 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Bristol region.

Location
3 months to
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 31 89 71
Rank change year-on-year
+58 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 123 41 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 6.07% 2.22% 2.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.28% 2.30% 2.93%
Number of salaries quoted 91 33 41
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £48,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £62,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Bristol
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1960 1783 1740
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Bristol 96.65% 96.74% 95.55%
Number of salaries quoted 1594 1544 1531
Average salary £37,500 £35,500 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -1.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £23,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Architect
South West

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 16 April 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Bristol

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 61 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 53 (25.00%) Java
3 47 (22.17%) Degree
4 45 (21.23%) Windows
5 38 (17.92%) MS Excel
6 37 (17.45%) Citrix
6 37 (17.45%) Legal
6 37 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
7 35 (16.51%) Oracle
8 34 (16.04%) Project Management
8 34 (16.04%) Security Cleared
9 32 (15.09%) Finance
10 30 (14.15%) SQL
11 29 (13.68%) .NET
12 28 (13.21%) SC Cleared
13 26 (12.26%) Enterprise Architecture
13 26 (12.26%) TOGAF
14 25 (11.79%) Scrum
14 25 (11.79%) Web Services
15 23 (10.85%) VMware
15 23 (10.85%) Computer Science
16 22 (10.38%) SOA
16 22 (10.38%) Cisco
17 21 (9.91%) Middleware
17 21 (9.91%) Enterprise Software
18 20 (9.43%) MS Office
18 20 (9.43%) Military
18 20 (9.43%) Logistics
19 19 (8.96%) Active Directory
19 19 (8.96%) Open Source

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 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 14 (6.60%) SharePoint
1 14 (6.60%) MS Exchange
2 9 (4.25%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 8 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
4 7 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2000
4 7 (3.30%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (2.83%) WebSphere
6 5 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
6 5 (2.36%) WebSphere Application Server
6 5 (2.36%) WebLogic
6 5 (2.36%) Apache ServiceMix
6 5 (2.36%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (1.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 4 (1.89%) Lync
8 2 (0.94%) Apache
9 1 (0.47%) IIS
9 1 (0.47%) SAS
9 1 (0.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 1 (0.47%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 38 (17.92%) MS Excel
2 20 (9.43%) MS Office
3 17 (8.02%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (0.94%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.25%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.47%) PaaS
2 1 (0.47%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (5.19%) Firewall
2 9 (4.25%) Network Security
3 8 (3.77%) TCP/IP
3 8 (3.77%) LAN
3 8 (3.77%) WAN
3 8 (3.77%) Ethernet
4 3 (1.42%) VPN
5 2 (0.94%) SAN
6 1 (0.47%) Internet
6 1 (0.47%) DWDM
6 1 (0.47%) MPLS
6 1 (0.47%) OSPF
6 1 (0.47%) BGP
6 1 (0.47%) SNMP
6 1 (0.47%) DHCP
6 1 (0.47%) DNS
6 1 (0.47%) Wireless
6 1 (0.47%) VLAN
6 1 (0.47%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.47%) ISDN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.02%) SQL Server
2 11 (5.19%) MySQL
3 10 (4.72%) PostgreSQL
4 9 (4.25%) Hazelcast
4 9 (4.25%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle ODI
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle Exadata
5 3 (1.42%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (1.42%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.94%) Big Data
6 2 (0.94%) MongoDB
6 2 (0.94%) NoSQL
6 2 (0.94%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.47%) DB2
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.47%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 11 (5.19%) MSI
2 8 (3.77%) Axure RP
3 5 (2.36%) Jenkins
3 5 (2.36%) Maven
3 5 (2.36%) Git (software)
3 5 (2.36%) JDeveloper
4 2 (0.94%) Rational Rose
General
1 37 (17.45%) Legal
2 32 (15.09%) Finance
3 20 (9.43%) Military
4 13 (6.13%) Advertising
5 11 (5.19%) Law
6 9 (4.25%) Marketing
7 8 (3.77%) Automotive
8 5 (2.36%) Aerospace
9 3 (1.42%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.94%) Back Office
10 2 (0.94%) Electronics
10 2 (0.94%) Local Government
10 2 (0.94%) Publishing
10 2 (0.94%) Banking
11 1 (0.47%) Retail
11 1 (0.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (13.68%) .NET
2 25 (11.79%) Web Services
3 21 (9.91%) Middleware
4 12 (5.66%) ASP.NET
4 12 (5.66%) HTML
5 10 (4.72%) XML
5 10 (4.72%) CSS
6 9 (4.25%) J2EE
6 9 (4.25%) XML-RPC
6 9 (4.25%) ActiveMQ
6 9 (4.25%) RESTful
7 7 (3.30%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (3.30%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (2.36%) OSGi
9 3 (1.42%) Spring
9 3 (1.42%) LAMP
10 2 (0.94%) .NET Framework
10 2 (0.94%) jQuery
10 2 (0.94%) HTML5
11 1 (0.47%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 23 (10.85%) Computer Science
2 21 (9.91%) Enterprise Software
3 19 (8.96%) Open Source
4 13 (6.13%) Visualisation
5 12 (5.66%) Human Factors
6 9 (4.25%) Management Information System
6 9 (4.25%) BBC
7 7 (3.30%) Clustering
7 7 (3.30%) GIS
8 3 (1.42%) Oracle Exalogic
9 2 (0.94%) FMCG
9 2 (0.94%) Ontologies
10 1 (0.47%) Blackberry
10 1 (0.47%) DTV
10 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.47%) PDA
10 1 (0.47%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.47%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 45 (21.23%) Windows
2 14 (6.60%) Linux
3 5 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (1.89%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (1.42%) UNIX
6 2 (0.94%) AIX
6 2 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.47%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
2 34 (16.04%) Project Management
3 26 (12.26%) TOGAF
3 26 (12.26%) Enterprise Architecture
4 25 (11.79%) Scrum
5 22 (10.38%) SOA
6 20 (9.43%) Logistics
7 19 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
8 18 (8.49%) UML
9 16 (7.55%) ITIL
9 16 (7.55%) Technical Architecture
10 13 (6.13%) Web Development
10 13 (6.13%) Software Engineering
11 12 (5.66%) MODAF
11 12 (5.66%) Market Research
11 12 (5.66%) OO
11 12 (5.66%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (5.66%) Service Delivery
11 12 (5.66%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (5.66%) BPMN
Programming Languages
1 53 (25.00%) Java
2 30 (14.15%) SQL
3 14 (6.60%) C#
4 13 (6.13%) PHP
5 10 (4.72%) JavaScript
6 9 (4.25%) Ruby
6 9 (4.25%) Groovy
7 5 (2.36%) C++
8 2 (0.94%) PowerShell
9 1 (0.47%) C
9 1 (0.47%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 47 (22.17%) Degree
2 34 (16.04%) Security Cleared
3 28 (13.21%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.25%) Cisco Certification
5 8 (3.77%) CCIE
6 6 (2.83%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 6 (2.83%) Microsoft Certification
6 6 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (2.83%) MCP
6 6 (2.83%) MCSE
7 5 (2.36%) MCITP
8 2 (0.94%) CCNP
8 2 (0.94%) CISSP
9 1 (0.47%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.47%) Chartered Engineer
9 1 (0.47%) CCDP
9 1 (0.47%) MCSA
9 1 (0.47%) MCT
9 1 (0.47%) Postgraduate
9 1 (0.47%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.30%) QA
2 2 (0.94%) SLA
3 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 19 (8.96%) Active Directory
2 12 (5.66%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (3.30%) Terminal Services
3 7 (3.30%) VMware ESX
4 6 (2.83%) XenApp
5 5 (2.36%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 11 (5.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (0.47%) ARCserve
2 1 (0.47%) Norton AntiVirus
2 1 (0.47%) NetBackup
2 1 (0.47%) Backup Exec
2 1 (0.47%) SCOM
2 1 (0.47%) MOM
Vendors
1 61 (28.77%) Microsoft
2 37 (17.45%) Citrix
3 35 (16.51%) Oracle
4 23 (10.85%) VMware
5 22 (10.38%) Cisco
6 11 (5.19%) Altiris
6 11 (5.19%) LANDesk
7 9 (4.25%) Adobe
8 7 (3.30%) IBM
9 6 (2.83%) JBoss
10 5 (2.36%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.89%) ESRI
12 3 (1.42%) F5
12 3 (1.42%) TIBCO
13 2 (0.94%) Juniper
13 2 (0.94%) Red Hat
14 1 (0.47%) CheckPoint
14 1 (0.47%) SAP
14 1 (0.47%) Symantec
14 1 (0.47%) HP
Bristol, Avon
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bens
Posted: 14 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Good Benefits Package
Posted: 22 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol, Avon
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Car, Pension, Dental, Bonuses
Posted: 2 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K base + 10K Bonus + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Excellent bonus and Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Spring Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Excellent
Posted: 6 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Posted: 21 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Hargreaves Lansdown
Salary: Excellent salary, plus performance related bonus
Posted: 27 days ago
Bristol
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 27 days ago