The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Croydon 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 22 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 Croydon region.

Location
3 months to
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 33 29 47
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 7 8 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 3.45% 3.24% 2.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.61% 3.56% 2.40%
Number of salaries quoted 7 8 7
Average salary £55,000 £48,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.58% -16.52%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £60,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+3.30% -
Job Titles Category
Croydon
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
194 225 292
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Croydon 95.57% 91.09% 95.11%
Number of salaries quoted 165 187 261
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,400 £22,800 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,700 £65,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
London

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Croydon

Architect
Salary Trend in Croydon

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

Architect Salary Trend in Croydon

Architect
Salary Histogram in Croydon

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Croydon region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Croydon

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Croydon

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 5 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 4 (26.67%) Windows
3 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
3 4 (26.67%) Human Factors
3 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
4 3 (20.00%) Scrum
4 3 (20.00%) Legal
4 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
4 3 (20.00%) Java
5 2 (13.33%) .NET
5 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
5 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
5 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
5 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
5 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (6.67%) Lync
6 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (6.67%) Office 365
6 1 (6.67%) IaaS
6 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Croydon by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT jobs across the Croydon 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 (13.33%) SharePoint
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (6.67%) Lync
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Office 365
1 1 (6.67%) IaaS
1 1 (6.67%) Cloud Computing
1 1 (6.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle ODI
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database
1 1 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 10 (66.67%) Finance
2 3 (20.00%) Legal
3 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (6.67%) Web Services
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (26.67%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 4 (26.67%) Windows
2 1 (6.67%) Linux
2 1 (6.67%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (26.67%) Waterfall
1 4 (26.67%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (20.00%) Scrum
2 3 (20.00%) Quality Management
3 2 (13.33%) E-Commerce
3 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
3 2 (13.33%) TOGAF
3 2 (13.33%) Software Architecture
4 1 (6.67%) V-Model
4 1 (6.67%) Information Management
4 1 (6.67%) Software Testing
4 1 (6.67%) Business Development
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.67%) SOA
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (6.67%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 5 (33.33%) VMware
1 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (26.67%) Citrix
3 1 (6.67%) Oracle
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Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus, CAR
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