The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Chester region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 40 36 -
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 4 6 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 1.56% 2.35% -
As % of the Job Titles category 1.68% 2.48% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 4 0
Average salary £68,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+24.54% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.81%
Job Titles Category
Chester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
238 242 184
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Chester 92.61% 94.90% 95.34%
Number of salaries quoted 165 164 162
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £45,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
Cheshire

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 29 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Chester

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Chester

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (37.50%) DNS
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 2 (25.00%) SOA
2 2 (25.00%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 2 (25.00%) Change Management
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Scrum
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
3 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Degree
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (12.50%) jQuery
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
3 1 (12.50%) SCOM
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
3 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
3 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (12.50%) vSphere
3 1 (12.50%) Puppet
3 1 (12.50%) 3PAR

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Chester by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 (12.50%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon EC2
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon S3
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon SQS
1 1 (12.50%) Route 53
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) MPLS
2 1 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (12.50%) Reverse Proxy
2 1 (12.50%) Unified Communications
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
2 1 (12.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) MySQL
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
1 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (12.50%) MongoDB
1 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon RDS
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon Redshift
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) JIRA
General
1 3 (37.50%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Retail Banking
2 2 (25.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 2 (25.00%) Finance
2 2 (25.00%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) J2EE
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) CSS
2 1 (12.50%) Web Services
2 1 (12.50%) XML
2 1 (12.50%) WinForms
2 1 (12.50%) Ajax
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) SOA
1 2 (25.00%) Change Management
1 2 (25.00%) Scrum
1 2 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Project Planning
2 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
2 1 (12.50%) Data Protection
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (12.50%) DevOps
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) Data Management
2 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
2 1 (12.50%) MVC
2 1 (12.50%) ITIL
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
2 1 (12.50%) OO
2 1 (12.50%) PRINCE
2 1 (12.50%) MOF
2 1 (12.50%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) Java
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (12.50%) MCTS
1 1 (12.50%) MCITP
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) NCIE
System Software
1 1 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (12.50%) Hyper-V
1 1 (12.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (12.50%) SCCM
1 1 (12.50%) SCOM
1 1 (12.50%) Puppet
1 1 (12.50%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) EMC
2 1 (12.50%) Citrix
2 1 (12.50%) CommVault
2 1 (12.50%) NetApp
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
Chester, Cheshire
Pro-Quest Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £42000 Per Annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Chester
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 25 days ago