The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
System Architect
Rank - 85 66
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 0 4 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset - 0.57% 0.49%
As % of the Job Titles category - 0.58% 0.51%
Number of salaries quoted 0 4 3
Average salary - £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £42,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year
+29.41% -19.04%
Systems 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
569 695 592
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 99.13% 98.86% 97.21%
Number of salaries quoted 460 581 481
Average salary £39,000 £36,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £20,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,500 £50,500
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Dorset

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in Dorset

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

Systems Architect Salary Trend in Dorset

Systems Architect
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) HTML
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (50.00%) CSS
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
2 3 (50.00%) UML
2 3 (50.00%) Python
2 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
2 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
2 3 (50.00%) Automotive
2 3 (50.00%) Military
2 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (50.00%) Marketing
2 3 (50.00%) Java EE
2 3 (50.00%) Degree
2 3 (50.00%) French Language
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) C
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Dorset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Dorset region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Eclipse
General
1 3 (50.00%) Aerospace
1 3 (50.00%) Automotive
1 3 (50.00%) French Language
1 3 (50.00%) Marketing
1 3 (50.00%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) .NET
1 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 3 (50.00%) CSS
1 3 (50.00%) HTML
1 3 (50.00%) Java EE
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (50.00%) UML
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) C#
2 3 (50.00%) Bash Shell
2 3 (50.00%) C
2 3 (50.00%) C++
2 3 (50.00%) Java
2 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (50.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) Degree