The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East Midlands 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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 94 82 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -41
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 88 94 191
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 2.41% 2.90% 5.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.50% 3.05% 5.91%
Number of salaries quoted 67 67 164
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £42,128 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £70,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.40%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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
East Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
3523 3086 3230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East Midlands 96.36% 95.31% 96.30%
Number of salaries quoted 2953 2641 2801
Average salary £37,500 £37,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.35% -1.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £57,500 £52,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Architect
Salary Trend in the East Midlands

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

Architect Salary Trend in the East Midlands

Architect
Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in the East Midlands

Architect
Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014. 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
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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
Northamptonshire -5 37 £57,500 -11.53% 3
Leicestershire +24 27 £55,000 +30.55% 2
Nottinghamshire -11 14 £50,000 -13.04% 1
Derbyshire -38 2 £66,250 +1.92% 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 65 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
2 60 (26.79%) Java
3 56 (25.00%) TOGAF
4 50 (22.32%) Retail
5 41 (18.30%) Finance
6 39 (17.41%) Risk Management
6 39 (17.41%) ERP
7 37 (16.52%) Enterprise Architecture
8 31 (13.84%) UML
8 31 (13.84%) SQL
9 30 (13.39%) Microsoft
9 30 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
10 29 (12.95%) Wireless
10 29 (12.95%) Firewall
11 28 (12.50%) Project Management
11 28 (12.50%) Open Source
12 26 (11.61%) Information Security
13 25 (11.16%) .NET
14 24 (10.71%) Windows
14 24 (10.71%) CISSP
14 24 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
15 23 (10.27%) CISM
15 23 (10.27%) SOA
16 22 (9.82%) SQL Server
16 22 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
17 21 (9.38%) SAP
17 21 (9.38%) Legal
18 20 (8.93%) MS Excel
18 20 (8.93%) CRM
19 18 (8.04%) C#

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the East Midlands 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 9 (4.02%) SharePoint
2 8 (3.57%) CMS
2 8 (3.57%) DNN
3 7 (3.13%) WebSphere
4 4 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (1.79%) MS Exchange
4 4 (1.79%) IIS
5 3 (1.34%) Apache
5 3 (1.34%) SAS
6 2 (0.89%) Tomcat
6 2 (0.89%) Mule
6 2 (0.89%) Node.js
6 2 (0.89%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.45%) WinCC
7 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 20 (8.93%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.57%) MS Office
3 4 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (2.68%) Dynamics NAV
2 5 (2.23%) SAP R/3
3 4 (1.79%) Maximo
4 3 (1.34%) Teamcenter
4 3 (1.34%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 2 (0.89%) Google Analytics
5 2 (0.89%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.45%) SAP PP
Cloud Services
1 16 (7.14%) SaaS
2 6 (2.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (2.68%) IaaS
3 4 (1.79%) Office 365
3 4 (1.79%) PaaS
4 2 (0.89%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 29 (12.95%) Firewall
1 29 (12.95%) Wireless
2 15 (6.70%) Internet
3 9 (4.02%) WAN
4 7 (3.13%) LAN
5 5 (2.23%) OSPF
5 5 (2.23%) BGP
5 5 (2.23%) EIGRP
6 4 (1.79%) HTTP
6 4 (1.79%) NetScaler
6 4 (1.79%) Cisco Nexus
7 3 (1.34%) MPLS
7 3 (1.34%) Network Security
7 3 (1.34%) VPN
7 3 (1.34%) SAN
7 3 (1.34%) RFID
7 3 (1.34%) NFC
8 2 (0.89%) Cisco PIX
8 2 (0.89%) VoIP
9 1 (0.45%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.82%) SQL Server
2 17 (7.59%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 14 (6.25%) Data Mining
4 13 (5.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 11 (4.91%) Relational Database
5 11 (4.91%) MySQL
5 11 (4.91%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 10 (4.46%) OLAP
7 8 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (3.57%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 8 (3.57%) MongoDB
7 8 (3.57%) NoSQL
8 7 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (3.13%) Hadoop
9 6 (2.68%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (2.68%) QlikView
9 6 (2.68%) RDBMS
10 4 (1.79%) DB2
11 2 (0.89%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.89%) CouchDB
General
1 50 (22.32%) Retail
2 41 (18.30%) Finance
3 21 (9.38%) Legal
4 6 (2.68%) Manufacturing
4 6 (2.68%) Banking
5 5 (2.23%) Telecoms
5 5 (2.23%) Law
5 5 (2.23%) Back Office
6 3 (1.34%) Electronics
6 3 (1.34%) Games
6 3 (1.34%) Marketing
7 2 (0.89%) Advertising
8 1 (0.45%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.45%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (11.16%) .NET
2 16 (7.14%) Middleware
3 13 (5.80%) ASP.NET
4 10 (4.46%) MDX
4 10 (4.46%) REST
5 9 (4.02%) RESTful
6 8 (3.57%) JMS
7 7 (3.13%) Web Services
7 7 (3.13%) XML
8 6 (2.68%) J2EE
8 6 (2.68%) SOAP
9 5 (2.23%) HTML
9 5 (2.23%) CSS
9 5 (2.23%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (1.79%) Application Packaging
11 3 (1.34%) CSS3
11 3 (1.34%) HTML5
11 3 (1.34%) XSD
12 2 (0.89%) XSLT
12 2 (0.89%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.39%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (12.50%) Open Source
3 12 (5.36%) Management Information System
4 7 (3.13%) User Experience
5 6 (2.68%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (2.68%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.23%) Mobile App
6 5 (2.23%) DataPower
7 4 (1.79%) N-Tier
7 4 (1.79%) EPoS
8 3 (1.34%) DTV
8 3 (1.34%) Mobile Banking
9 2 (0.89%) Client/Server
9 2 (0.89%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.45%) FMCG
10 1 (0.45%) SCADA
10 1 (0.45%) Mainframe
10 1 (0.45%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 24 (10.71%) Windows
2 12 (5.36%) UNIX
3 4 (1.79%) Windows 8
3 4 (1.79%) Windows 7
3 4 (1.79%) Linux
4 3 (1.34%) Android
4 3 (1.34%) Apple iOS
5 2 (0.89%) AIX
6 1 (0.45%) Solaris
6 1 (0.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 65 (29.02%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (25.00%) TOGAF
3 39 (17.41%) ERP
3 39 (17.41%) Risk Management
4 37 (16.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 31 (13.84%) UML
6 28 (12.50%) Project Management
7 26 (11.61%) Information Security
8 24 (10.71%) Technical Architecture
9 23 (10.27%) SOA
10 22 (9.82%) Business Intelligence
11 20 (8.93%) CRM
12 16 (7.14%) Scrum
13 15 (6.70%) Data Management
13 15 (6.70%) Security Architecture
14 13 (5.80%) ETL
14 13 (5.80%) Data Modelling
15 12 (5.36%) Migration
15 12 (5.36%) Quality Management
15 12 (5.36%) Systems Analysis
Programming Languages
1 60 (26.79%) Java
2 31 (13.84%) SQL
3 18 (8.04%) C#
4 10 (4.46%) T-SQL
5 8 (3.57%) C
6 5 (2.23%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 24 (10.71%) CISSP
2 23 (10.27%) CISM
3 11 (4.91%) Degree
3 11 (4.91%) SC Cleared
3 11 (4.91%) Security Cleared
4 7 (3.13%) DV Cleared
4 7 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.68%) MCSE
5 6 (2.68%) MCITP
6 5 (2.23%) MCTS
7 4 (1.79%) CCEE
7 4 (1.79%) CCA
7 4 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
7 4 (1.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (1.34%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.34%) CCNP
8 3 (1.34%) CCDP
8 3 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.45%) ISEB
9 1 (0.45%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.04%) PCI DSS
2 6 (2.68%) COBIT
3 2 (0.89%) QA
4 1 (0.45%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (4.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (2.68%) Active Directory
3 4 (1.79%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (1.79%) XenApp
3 4 (1.79%) XenDesktop
3 4 (1.79%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (1.79%) Windows Intune
1 4 (1.79%) XenMobile
2 1 (0.45%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (13.39%) Microsoft
2 21 (9.38%) SAP
3 17 (7.59%) Oracle
4 15 (6.70%) VMware
5 13 (5.80%) Cisco
6 9 (4.02%) IBM
7 6 (2.68%) HP
7 6 (2.68%) hybris
8 5 (2.23%) Citrix
8 5 (2.23%) JD Edwards
9 4 (1.79%) AppSense
9 4 (1.79%) ATG
9 4 (1.79%) Google
10 3 (1.34%) Aruba
10 3 (1.34%) Syclo
10 3 (1.34%) Kony
10 3 (1.34%) Meru Networks
10 3 (1.34%) ClickSoftware Technologies
10 3 (1.34%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.34%) Juniper
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