The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Chester 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 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 35 36 46
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 8 6 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 3.15% 2.61% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.57% 2.69% 1.99%
Number of salaries quoted 7 4 0
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.81%
Architect
Cheshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Chester 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
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
224 223 201
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 88.19% 96.96% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 160 183 159
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £58,250 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Chester

Architect
Salary Trend in Chester

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

Architect Salary Trend in Chester

Architect
Salary Histogram in Chester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Chester region over the 3 months to 16 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Chester

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 6 (50.00%) Java
1 6 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
3 3 (25.00%) Retail
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
3 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Finance
4 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
4 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (16.67%) C#
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
4 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
4 2 (16.67%) Degree
5 1 (8.33%) JIRA
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (8.33%) C
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (8.33%) jQuery
5 1 (8.33%) SCCM
5 1 (8.33%) SCOM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, IT jobs across the Chester 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 (8.33%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (8.33%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon S3
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (8.33%) Route 53
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) DNS
2 1 (8.33%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 1 (8.33%) MPLS
2 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (8.33%) VPN
2 1 (8.33%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (41.67%) NoSQL
2 2 (16.67%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
3 1 (8.33%) SAP Data Services
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (8.33%) Relational Database
3 1 (8.33%) Amazon Redshift
3 1 (8.33%) MySQL
3 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (8.33%) SAP BI
3 1 (8.33%) ROLAP
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) JIRA
General
1 3 (25.00%) Retail
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (16.67%) Retail Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (41.67%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) jQuery
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) J2EE
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) Web Services
2 1 (8.33%) XML
2 1 (8.33%) WinForms
2 1 (8.33%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 1 (8.33%) Data Integration
1 1 (8.33%) FMCG
1 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (25.00%) SOA
3 3 (25.00%) Automated Testing
4 2 (16.67%) Change Management
4 2 (16.67%) Scrum
4 2 (16.67%) Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) Project Planning
5 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
5 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
5 1 (8.33%) Data Protection
5 1 (8.33%) Capacity Planning
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (8.33%) Analytics
5 1 (8.33%) Master Data Management
5 1 (8.33%) DevOps
5 1 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 1 (8.33%) Coaching
5 1 (8.33%) Data Modelling
5 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (50.00%) Java
2 2 (16.67%) C#
3 1 (8.33%) C
3 1 (8.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (8.33%) NCIE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCTS
2 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) SCCM
1 1 (8.33%) SCOM
1 1 (8.33%) Puppet
1 1 (8.33%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (8.33%) 3PAR
2 1 (8.33%) Tableau
2 1 (8.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) SAP
2 1 (8.33%) EMC
2 1 (8.33%) Citrix
2 1 (8.33%) CommVault
2 1 (8.33%) NetApp
2 1 (8.33%) Symantec
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco
2 1 (8.33%) VMware
2 1 (8.33%) Teradata
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