The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Dorset 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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 48 48 49
Rank change year-on-year
0 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 44 14 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.61% 2.71% 2.07%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.77% 2.84% 2.16%
Number of salaries quoted 37 8 7
Average salary £50,000 £51,500 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.91% -18.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £50,750 £46,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £66,100
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Dorset 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
Dorset
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
762 493 463
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.19% 95.36% 96.06%
Number of salaries quoted 684 401 407
Average salary £36,000 £36,000 £30,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +18.03%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Architect
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Architect Salary Trend in Dorset

Architect
Salary Histogram in Dorset

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Dorset

Architect
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Dorset region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bournemouth -4 28 £56,000 -20.00% 7
Poole - 9 £48,750 - 2
Weymouth -3 1 - -
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 26 (35.14%) Finance
2 20 (27.03%) Oracle
3 19 (25.68%) Cisco
3 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
4 17 (22.97%) Data Modelling
5 16 (21.62%) Data Architecture
6 14 (18.92%) Windows
7 13 (17.57%) Data Integration
7 13 (17.57%) Information Architecture
7 13 (17.57%) Oracle ODI
8 12 (16.22%) VMware
8 12 (16.22%) IBM
8 12 (16.22%) Star Schema
9 11 (14.86%) Service Delivery
9 11 (14.86%) TOGAF
9 11 (14.86%) Technical Architecture
10 10 (13.51%) Firewall
10 10 (13.51%) HP
10 10 (13.51%) C#
10 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
10 10 (13.51%) Solvency II
11 9 (12.16%) Logical Data Model
11 9 (12.16%) Citrix
11 9 (12.16%) Programme Management
12 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
12 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 8 (10.81%) Hadoop
12 8 (10.81%) PCI DSS
12 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 8 (10.81%) ERwin

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, IT jobs across the Dorset 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 3 (4.05%) Apache
1 3 (4.05%) SAS
2 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
Applications
1 5 (6.76%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.05%) SPSS
3 1 (1.35%) MS Office
3 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.35%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.51%) Firewall
2 6 (8.11%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (5.41%) MPLS
3 4 (5.41%) WAN
4 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.35%) DNS
5 1 (1.35%) Internet
5 1 (1.35%) DHCP
5 1 (1.35%) VoIP
5 1 (1.35%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.57%) Oracle ODI
2 12 (16.22%) Star Schema
3 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (10.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (10.81%) Hadoop
4 5 (6.76%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (6.76%) Oracle BI EE
5 3 (4.05%) Big Data
5 3 (4.05%) Base SAS
6 2 (2.70%) SQL Server
7 1 (1.35%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.35%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 8 (10.81%) ERwin
2 2 (2.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.35%) MagicDraw
General
1 26 (35.14%) Finance
2 8 (10.81%) Financial Institution
3 5 (6.76%) Retail
4 4 (5.41%) Local Government
4 4 (5.41%) Banking
5 3 (4.05%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Billing
6 1 (1.35%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (5.41%) .NET
2 3 (4.05%) .NET Framework
3 2 (2.70%) .NET Compact Framework
4 1 (1.35%) WCF
4 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (1.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (1.35%) ASP.NET
4 1 (1.35%) XML
4 1 (1.35%) XML Schema
4 1 (1.35%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.57%) Data Integration
2 5 (6.76%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (4.05%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.70%) EMV
5 1 (1.35%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.35%) Clustering
5 1 (1.35%) Taxonomies
5 1 (1.35%) Ontologies
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.92%) Windows
2 7 (9.46%) Linux
3 1 (1.35%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.97%) Data Modelling
2 16 (21.62%) Data Architecture
3 13 (17.57%) Information Architecture
4 11 (14.86%) TOGAF
4 11 (14.86%) Technical Architecture
4 11 (14.86%) Service Delivery
5 10 (13.51%) E-Commerce
6 9 (12.16%) Programme Management
6 9 (12.16%) Logical Data Model
7 8 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (8.11%) Business Intelligence
8 6 (8.11%) ITIL
8 6 (8.11%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (8.11%) Information Management
9 5 (6.76%) System Testing
9 5 (6.76%) OO
9 5 (6.76%) OOD
10 4 (5.41%) Security Architecture
10 4 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
10 4 (5.41%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 10 (13.51%) C#
2 8 (10.81%) C++
2 8 (10.81%) Java
3 4 (5.41%) SQL
3 4 (5.41%) C
4 1 (1.35%) VBA
4 1 (1.35%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (9.46%) CCNA
1 7 (9.46%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (5.41%) JNCIA
3 3 (4.05%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (4.05%) MCSE
3 3 (4.05%) MCSA
3 3 (4.05%) VCP4
4 2 (2.70%) CITP
4 2 (2.70%) SC Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.70%) ISEB
4 2 (2.70%) GIAC
5 1 (1.35%) Degree
5 1 (1.35%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (13.51%) Solvency II
2 8 (10.81%) PCI DSS
3 4 (5.41%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 7 (9.46%) vSphere
2 2 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.35%) Hyper-V
3 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.35%) VMware ESX
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Oracle EDQ
2 6 (8.11%) SCCM
3 1 (1.35%) WSUS
Vendors
1 20 (27.03%) Oracle
2 19 (25.68%) Cisco
2 19 (25.68%) Microsoft
3 12 (16.22%) VMware
3 12 (16.22%) IBM
4 10 (13.51%) HP
5 9 (12.16%) Citrix
6 6 (8.11%) 3PAR
6 6 (8.11%) NetApp
7 4 (5.41%) Juniper
8 3 (4.05%) Tableau
9 1 (1.35%) Twitter
Bournemouth, Dorset
Connectus
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vertical IT
Salary: £40000 - £45000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Bournemouth
The People Network
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical, Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Woking, Bournemouth, Oldham, Middlesbrough or...
Church International
Salary: Up to £45k pa + Benefits
Posted: 8 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £40000 - £60000 per annum + Pension, Bonus, 25 days leave
Posted: 19 days ago
Poole
Computer Futures
Salary: £35000 - £60000 per annum + pension. 25 days holiday, bonus
Posted: 22 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Vitality
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 22 days ago