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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 44 49 30
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -19
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 41 15 33
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 5.92% 2.53% 6.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.07% 2.63% 6.11%
Number of salaries quoted 24 7 27
Average salary £47,000 £70,000 £54,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-32.85% +29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £55,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £73,700 £64,100
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
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
675 571 540
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 97.40% 96.29% 98.36%
Number of salaries quoted 566 462 476
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £52,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +7 30 £49,000 -30.00% 5
Poole - 4 £46,250 -
Weymouth -5 3 £52,500 -
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 30 (36.59%) Cisco
2 25 (30.49%) Windows
3 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
4 23 (28.05%) Oracle
5 21 (25.61%) Finance
5 21 (25.61%) Technical Architecture
6 20 (24.39%) VMware
7 19 (23.17%) E-Commerce
8 15 (18.29%) ITIL
8 15 (18.29%) Linux
9 14 (17.07%) TOGAF
10 13 (15.85%) Data Architecture
10 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
10 13 (15.85%) SOA
11 12 (14.63%) C#
11 12 (14.63%) Firewall
12 11 (13.41%) Data Integration
12 11 (13.41%) Data Modelling
12 11 (13.41%) Citrix
13 10 (12.20%) IBM
13 10 (12.20%) HP
13 10 (12.20%) CRM
13 10 (12.20%) C++
13 10 (12.20%) Java
13 10 (12.20%) Service Delivery
13 10 (12.20%) Information Management
13 10 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (12.20%) Information Architecture
13 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database
14 9 (10.98%) ITIL V2

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 2 (2.44%) SAS
2 1 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.22%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (7.32%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.44%) SPSS
3 1 (1.22%) MS Office
3 1 (1.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (3.66%) FLEXCUBE
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.22%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.10%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.22%) Office 365
2 1 (1.22%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (14.63%) Firewall
2 6 (7.32%) Cisco Nexus
3 4 (4.88%) MPLS
3 4 (4.88%) WAN
4 3 (3.66%) DMZ
4 3 (3.66%) Intrusion Detection
5 2 (2.44%) PABX
5 2 (2.44%) SAN
5 2 (2.44%) TCP/IP
5 2 (2.44%) VoIP
6 1 (1.22%) WLAN
6 1 (1.22%) DHCP
6 1 (1.22%) DNS
6 1 (1.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (15.85%) SQL Server
2 10 (12.20%) Oracle Database
3 9 (10.98%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (8.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 7 (8.54%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (7.32%) Star Schema
6 5 (6.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (4.88%) Hadoop
8 2 (2.44%) Base SAS
9 1 (1.22%) Data Mining
9 1 (1.22%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (8.54%) ERwin
2 2 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (2.44%) Rational DOORS
General
1 21 (25.61%) Finance
2 6 (7.32%) Retail
3 5 (6.10%) Local Government
3 5 (6.10%) Marketing
4 4 (4.88%) Billing
4 4 (4.88%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.66%) Legal
5 3 (3.66%) Banking
5 3 (3.66%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.66%) Corporate Banking
6 2 (2.44%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (10.98%) Middleware
2 6 (7.32%) .NET
3 3 (3.66%) .NET Framework
4 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 2 (2.44%) .NET Compact Framework
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (1.22%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (1.22%) HTML
5 1 (1.22%) CSS
5 1 (1.22%) NHibernate
5 1 (1.22%) Entity Framework
5 1 (1.22%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.22%) WCF
5 1 (1.22%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 11 (13.41%) Data Integration
2 4 (4.88%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.88%) Clustering
3 3 (3.66%) PKI
3 3 (3.66%) Credit Risk
3 3 (3.66%) SWIFT
4 2 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (2.44%) EMV
4 2 (2.44%) Visualisation
4 2 (2.44%) Human Factors
Operating Systems
1 25 (30.49%) Windows
2 15 (18.29%) Linux
3 9 (10.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.22%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (25.61%) Technical Architecture
2 19 (23.17%) E-Commerce
3 15 (18.29%) ITIL
4 14 (17.07%) TOGAF
5 13 (15.85%) SOA
5 13 (15.85%) Data Architecture
6 11 (13.41%) Data Modelling
7 10 (12.20%) Service Delivery
7 10 (12.20%) CRM
7 10 (12.20%) Information Management
7 10 (12.20%) Information Architecture
8 9 (10.98%) Agile Software Development
8 9 (10.98%) B2B
8 9 (10.98%) ITIL V2
9 8 (9.76%) Programme Management
9 8 (9.76%) Enterprise Architecture
10 7 (8.54%) UML
10 7 (8.54%) OO
11 5 (6.10%) OOD
11 5 (6.10%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (14.63%) C#
2 10 (12.20%) C++
2 10 (12.20%) Java
3 8 (9.76%) C
4 2 (2.44%) SQL
5 1 (1.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.22%) VBA
5 1 (1.22%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.22%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (8.54%) CCNA
1 7 (8.54%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.88%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.88%) JNCIA
2 4 (4.88%) Degree
3 3 (3.66%) MCSE
3 3 (3.66%) MCSA
3 3 (3.66%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (2.44%) GIAC
4 2 (2.44%) ISEB
4 2 (2.44%) CITP
5 1 (1.22%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.76%) PCI DSS
2 7 (8.54%) Solvency II
3 4 (4.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (12.20%) VMware Infrastructure
2 7 (8.54%) vSphere
3 2 (2.44%) Hyper-V
3 2 (2.44%) Active Directory
4 1 (1.22%) VMware ESX
4 1 (1.22%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (8.54%) SCCM
1 7 (8.54%) Oracle EDQ
2 1 (1.22%) WSUS
Vendors
1 30 (36.59%) Cisco
2 24 (29.27%) Microsoft
3 23 (28.05%) Oracle
4 20 (24.39%) VMware
5 11 (13.41%) Citrix
6 10 (12.20%) HP
6 10 (12.20%) IBM
7 9 (10.98%) Avaya
7 9 (10.98%) Red Hat
7 9 (10.98%) TIBCO
8 6 (7.32%) 3PAR
8 6 (7.32%) NetApp
9 4 (4.88%) Juniper
10 3 (3.66%) Misys
10 3 (3.66%) Temenos
10 3 (3.66%) Fundtech
11 2 (2.44%) Tableau
12 1 (1.22%) Twitter
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