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 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
System Architect
Rank 80 61 -
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 4 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Dorset 0.58% 0.51% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.59% 0.53% -
Number of salaries quoted 4 3 0
Average salary £42,500 £55,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-22.72% -
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £52,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
-19.04% -4.54%
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
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%

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
Job Locations in Dorset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems 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
Poole - 2 £47,500 -
Systems Architect
South West

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Dorset

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) OOD
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
1 3 (37.50%) System Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Compact Framework
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) EMV
2 2 (25.00%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) GIAC
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) C++
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) IBM
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) ISEB
3 1 (12.50%) CITP
3 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Modelling

Systems 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 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.

Cloud Services
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (37.50%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (25.00%) .NET
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (25.00%) .NET Compact Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) EMV
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) OO
1 3 (37.50%) OOD
1 3 (37.50%) System Testing
2 2 (25.00%) UML
2 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Software Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Modelling
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Service Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
3 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C#
1 1 (12.50%) C++
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) ISEB
1 1 (12.50%) GIAC
1 1 (12.50%) CITP
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) IBM