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

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 34 42 44
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 24 14 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 5.84% 4.06% 1.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.05% 4.26% 1.26%
Number of salaries quoted 9 14 3
Average salary £57,500 £51,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.74% -11.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £53,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £52,500 £75,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
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
397 329 239
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 96.59% 95.36% 97.55%
Number of salaries quoted 324 285 230
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +11.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 4 May 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Cheltenham

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
4 8 (26.67%) Middleware
4 8 (26.67%) webMethods
5 7 (23.33%) UNIX
5 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 6 (20.00%) SOAP
6 6 (20.00%) Web Services
6 6 (20.00%) REST
7 3 (10.00%) VMware
7 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
7 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
8 2 (6.67%) Citrix
8 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
8 2 (6.67%) Java
8 2 (6.67%) J2EE
8 2 (6.67%) Windows
8 2 (6.67%) MCSE
8 2 (6.67%) IBM
8 2 (6.67%) Migration
8 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
8 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
9 1 (3.33%) VLAN
9 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
9 1 (3.33%) Business Development
9 1 (3.33%) Computacenter

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, 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 (3.33%) Apache
1 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.33%) JBoss
1 1 (3.33%) IIS
1 1 (3.33%) Lync
1 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 1 (3.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.33%) SaaS
1 1 (3.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.33%) VLAN
1 1 (3.33%) Broadband
1 1 (3.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Database
General
1 12 (40.00%) Finance
2 1 (3.33%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (26.67%) Middleware
2 6 (20.00%) SOAP
2 6 (20.00%) Web Services
2 6 (20.00%) REST
3 2 (6.67%) J2EE
4 1 (3.33%) CGI
4 1 (3.33%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (3.33%) CESG
1 1 (3.33%) GIS
1 1 (3.33%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 7 (23.33%) UNIX
2 2 (6.67%) Windows
3 1 (3.33%) AIX
3 1 (3.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (23.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
2 2 (6.67%) Migration
2 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
2 2 (6.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (3.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (3.33%) Business Development
3 1 (3.33%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (3.33%) Zachman Framework
3 1 (3.33%) Information Security
3 1 (3.33%) Service Management
3 1 (3.33%) ITSM
3 1 (3.33%) SOA
3 1 (3.33%) ITIL
3 1 (3.33%) Project Management
3 1 (3.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (3.33%) Data Architecture
3 1 (3.33%) Information Assurance
3 1 (3.33%) Information Architecture
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) Java
Qualifications
1 10 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 9 (30.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (6.67%) MCSE
3 2 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (3.33%) MCSD
4 1 (3.33%) CCA
4 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (3.33%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.33%) CESG Infosec
1 1 (3.33%) JSP 440
System Software
1 3 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
2 1 (3.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.33%) XenApp
2 1 (3.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) CA Single Sign-On
1 1 (3.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) webMethods
2 3 (10.00%) VMware
2 3 (10.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.67%) Citrix
3 2 (6.67%) IBM
4 1 (3.33%) Computacenter
4 1 (3.33%) Oracle
4 1 (3.33%) CA
4 1 (3.33%) Dell
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