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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 54 37 43
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5 7 5
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 1.11% 2.65% 2.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.16% 2.88% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 1
Average salary £72,500 £52,750 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+37.44% -4.09%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
431 243 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Cheltenham 95.57% 92.05% 97.89%
Number of salaries quoted 367 214 210
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,200 £26,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £48,963
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheltenham

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (36.36%) MCSE
3 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Finance
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) Windows
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
4 3 (27.27%) HP ASE
4 3 (27.27%) MCITP
4 3 (27.27%) QA
4 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
4 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
5 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (18.18%) Network Security
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
5 2 (18.18%) VPN
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Change Management
5 2 (18.18%) Firewall
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
5 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (9.09%) Internet

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Cheltenham by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 2 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 1 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 1 (9.09%) Office Communications Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) Network Security
1 2 (18.18%) VPN
1 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 1 (9.09%) Internet
2 1 (9.09%) VLAN
General
1 3 (27.27%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (9.09%) COM
1 1 (9.09%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CESG
1 1 (9.09%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) AIX
3 1 (9.09%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Unit Testing
1 3 (27.27%) Data Protection
2 2 (18.18%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (18.18%) Change Management
3 1 (9.09%) Migration
3 1 (9.09%) Information Security
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) Information Assurance
3 1 (9.09%) TOGAF
3 1 (9.09%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (9.09%) Load Balancing
3 1 (9.09%) Mentoring
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (36.36%) MCSE
1 4 (36.36%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (27.27%) HP ASE
2 3 (27.27%) MCITP
3 1 (9.09%) CCA
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (9.09%) CCEA
3 1 (9.09%) MCSD
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (27.27%) QA
2 1 (9.09%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (9.09%) CESG Infosec
2 1 (9.09%) JSP 440
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 7 (63.64%) Microsoft
2 5 (45.45%) IBM
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
4 3 (27.27%) Symantec
4 3 (27.27%) HP
4 3 (27.27%) Citrix
5 2 (18.18%) Cisco
5 2 (18.18%) Juniper
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £40000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + £5,000 bonus + Car
Posted: 22 hours ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Redrock Consulting Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITPS
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + £6k Car Allowance + 10% Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago