The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Cheltenham 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 42 33 43
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 18 24 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 3.64% 5.84% 4.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.81% 6.00% 4.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 8 14
Average salary £72,500 £57,500 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+26.08% +12.74%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.38% +7.91%
Architect
Gloucestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Cheltenham 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
Cheltenham
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
473 400 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.75% 97.32% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 328 326 282
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Cheltenham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Cheltenham

Architect
Salary Trend in Cheltenham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the Cheltenham region.

Architect Salary Trend in Cheltenham

Architect
Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Cheltenham region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 19 (51.35%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (37.84%) Information Assurance
3 7 (18.92%) Data Management
3 7 (18.92%) Big Data
4 5 (13.51%) IBM
4 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Engineering
4 5 (13.51%) SDLC
4 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
4 5 (13.51%) QA
4 5 (13.51%) Release Management
4 5 (13.51%) Android
4 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
4 5 (13.51%) Service Design
5 4 (10.81%) Data Architecture
5 4 (10.81%) Finance
5 4 (10.81%) VMware
6 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 3 (8.11%) HP
6 3 (8.11%) Citrix
6 3 (8.11%) NetApp
6 3 (8.11%) UML
6 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.11%) LAN
6 3 (8.11%) WAN
6 3 (8.11%) Firewall
6 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.11%) SIEM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Cheltenham 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 1 (2.70%) SAS
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.41%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (5.41%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Firewall
1 3 (8.11%) LAN
1 3 (8.11%) WAN
2 2 (5.41%) Network Security
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (18.92%) Big Data
2 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.70%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.70%) Pentaho
2 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
2 1 (2.70%) Relational Database
General
1 5 (13.51%) Telecoms
2 4 (10.81%) Finance
3 2 (5.41%) German Language
3 2 (5.41%) Italian Language
3 2 (5.41%) Spanish Language
4 1 (2.70%) Local Government
4 1 (2.70%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) .NET
1 2 (5.41%) Web Services
2 1 (2.70%) COM
2 1 (2.70%) JSON
2 1 (2.70%) REST
2 1 (2.70%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (8.11%) Data Centre
2 1 (2.70%) CESG
2 1 (2.70%) Cyberthreat
2 1 (2.70%) Data Integration
2 1 (2.70%) Data Structures
2 1 (2.70%) iPad
2 1 (2.70%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 5 (13.51%) Android
2 1 (2.70%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (37.84%) Information Assurance
3 7 (18.92%) Data Management
4 5 (13.51%) Continuous Improvement
4 5 (13.51%) Performance Engineering
4 5 (13.51%) Release Management
4 5 (13.51%) SDLC
4 5 (13.51%) Service Design
4 5 (13.51%) Test Automation
4 5 (13.51%) Test Strategy
5 4 (10.81%) Data Architecture
6 3 (8.11%) Analytics
6 3 (8.11%) Capacity Planning
6 3 (8.11%) Data Analytics
6 3 (8.11%) Data Modelling
6 3 (8.11%) SIEM
6 3 (8.11%) UML
7 2 (5.41%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.41%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.41%) C#
1 2 (5.41%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) DV Cleared
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) CCDP
2 1 (2.70%) CCIE
2 1 (2.70%) CCNP
2 1 (2.70%) CCSA
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) QA
System Software
1 3 (8.11%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (8.11%) XenApp
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (13.51%) IBM
1 5 (13.51%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.81%) VMware
3 3 (8.11%) Cisco
3 3 (8.11%) Citrix
3 3 (8.11%) HP
3 3 (8.11%) NetApp
4 2 (5.41%) Google
5 1 (2.70%) Cloudera
5 1 (2.70%) LogRhythm
5 1 (2.70%) Platfora
5 1 (2.70%) Twitter
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allow + Excellent and achievable bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 8 days ago