The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the East of England 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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 62 64 69
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 310 357 343
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.11% 4.13% 4.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 4.32% 4.17%
Number of salaries quoted 227 280 302
Average salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £43,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £77,500 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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 of England 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 of England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
7250 8268 8221
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.13% 95.63% 95.87%
Number of salaries quoted 5961 6859 7147
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £26,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £56,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

Architect Salary Trend in the East of England

Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 April 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in the East of England

Architect
Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 21 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
Bedfordshire +10 94 £70,000 +21.73% 11
Cambridgeshire +36 81 £67,500 +35.00% 9
Hertfordshire -34 70 £70,000 +7.69% 4
Essex +5 42 £70,000 +1.81% 7
Suffolk +15 31 £65,000 -13.33% 6
Norfolk +18 15 £52,500 - 1
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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.

1 181 (26.16%) Finance
2 163 (23.55%) Microsoft
3 148 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
4 141 (20.38%) C#
5 140 (20.23%) Oracle
6 136 (19.65%) .NET
7 133 (19.22%) Java
8 129 (18.64%) SQL Server
9 116 (16.76%) Windows
10 103 (14.88%) SOA
11 99 (14.31%) TOGAF
12 98 (14.16%) SQL
13 84 (12.14%) Middleware
14 76 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
15 74 (10.69%) MS Excel
16 73 (10.55%) Web Services
17 68 (9.83%) XML
18 66 (9.54%) Enterprise Architecture
19 65 (9.39%) MVC
20 63 (9.10%) Scrum
20 63 (9.10%) VMware
21 62 (8.96%) OO
22 60 (8.67%) WebSphere
22 60 (8.67%) TDD
23 59 (8.53%) IBM
23 59 (8.53%) Enterprise Software
24 58 (8.38%) Management Information System
25 57 (8.24%) UML
25 57 (8.24%) Degree
26 56 (8.09%) Relational Database

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, IT jobs across the East of England 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 60 (8.67%) WebSphere
2 48 (6.94%) SharePoint
3 42 (6.07%) WebLogic
4 35 (5.06%) WebSphere Application Server
5 31 (4.48%) MQSeries
6 20 (2.89%) IIS
6 20 (2.89%) BizTalk Server
7 16 (2.31%) Tomcat
8 14 (2.02%) MS Exchange
9 9 (1.30%) JBoss
10 8 (1.16%) Lync
11 6 (0.87%) OpenStack
11 6 (0.87%) Apache
12 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2003
12 5 (0.72%) Exchange Server 2010
12 5 (0.72%) Node.js
13 4 (0.58%) NServiceBus
13 4 (0.58%) Elasticsearch
14 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2010
14 2 (0.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 74 (10.69%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.01%) MS Office
3 4 (0.58%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.43%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.29%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 17 (2.46%) Temenos T24
1 17 (2.46%) Finacle
2 7 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
3 4 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.14%) Oracle CRM
4 1 (0.14%) Magento
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.76%) Amazon AWS
2 17 (2.46%) Cloud Computing
2 17 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (2.02%) SaaS
4 10 (1.45%) PaaS
4 10 (1.45%) Office 365
5 8 (1.16%) IaaS
6 6 (0.87%) AWS CloudFormation
7 5 (0.72%) OpenShift
8 3 (0.43%) Google Cloud Platform
8 3 (0.43%) Amazon EC2
9 2 (0.29%) Amazon ElastiCache
10 1 (0.14%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 1 (0.14%) OneDrive
10 1 (0.14%) Force.com
10 1 (0.14%) Heroku
10 1 (0.14%) Rackspace Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 50 (7.23%) WAN
2 47 (6.79%) SAN
3 37 (5.35%) LAN
3 37 (5.35%) Firewall
4 35 (5.06%) Internet
5 28 (4.05%) SSL
6 20 (2.89%) NAS
7 19 (2.75%) Wireless
8 11 (1.59%) MPLS
9 10 (1.45%) Cisco Nexus
10 7 (1.01%) LTE
10 7 (1.01%) Kerberos
11 6 (0.87%) DNS
11 6 (0.87%) Fibre Channel
12 5 (0.72%) VLAN
13 4 (0.58%) 3G
13 4 (0.58%) 3GPP
14 3 (0.43%) VoIP
14 3 (0.43%) PBX
14 3 (0.43%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (18.64%) SQL Server
2 56 (8.09%) Relational Database
3 42 (6.07%) Oracle Database
4 41 (5.92%) DB2
5 16 (2.31%) Data Warehouse
5 16 (2.31%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 12 (1.73%) SQL Server 2008
6 12 (1.73%) Data Mining
7 11 (1.59%) OLTP
8 10 (1.45%) Big Data
9 9 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 9 (1.30%) NoSQL
9 9 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 8 (1.16%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 8 (1.16%) NonStop SQL
10 8 (1.16%) RDBMS
10 8 (1.16%) Oracle Database 10g
11 7 (1.01%) Couchbase
12 6 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
12 6 (0.87%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 21 (3.03%) Git (software)
2 17 (2.46%) LoadRunner
3 16 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
3 16 (2.31%) Jenkins
4 13 (1.88%) JUnit
5 12 (1.73%) ERwin
5 12 (1.73%) Ant
6 11 (1.59%) Subversion
7 9 (1.30%) Maven
7 9 (1.30%) Visual Studio
7 9 (1.30%) TeamCity
8 7 (1.01%) Mockito
8 7 (1.01%) SpecFlow
8 7 (1.01%) Hudson
9 6 (0.87%) Mercurial
9 6 (0.87%) NUnit
10 5 (0.72%) Axure RP
10 5 (0.72%) Cucumber
10 5 (0.72%) Concordion
10 5 (0.72%) SonarQube
General
1 181 (26.16%) Finance
2 49 (7.08%) Banking
3 42 (6.07%) Retail
4 17 (2.46%) Telecoms
5 16 (2.31%) Manufacturing
6 15 (2.17%) Games
7 14 (2.02%) Electronics
8 12 (1.73%) Marketing
9 9 (1.30%) Legal
10 8 (1.16%) Multimedia
11 7 (1.01%) Military
12 6 (0.87%) Interactive Media
12 6 (0.87%) iGaming
13 4 (0.58%) Publishing
14 3 (0.43%) Billing
14 3 (0.43%) Automotive
15 2 (0.29%) Avionics
16 1 (0.14%) Law
16 1 (0.14%) Back Office
16 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 136 (19.65%) .NET
2 84 (12.14%) Middleware
3 73 (10.55%) Web Services
4 68 (9.83%) XML
5 47 (6.79%) ASP.NET
6 44 (6.36%) Spring
7 40 (5.78%) JMS
8 35 (5.06%) J2EE
9 33 (4.77%) HTML
10 29 (4.19%) CSS
10 29 (4.19%) Application Packaging
11 28 (4.05%) RESTful
11 28 (4.05%) ASP.NET MVC
12 18 (2.60%) KnockoutJS
12 18 (2.60%) AngularJS
13 16 (2.31%) WCF
14 15 (2.17%) SOAP
15 13 (1.88%) REST
16 12 (1.73%) .NET Framework
17 11 (1.59%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 59 (8.53%) Enterprise Software
2 58 (8.38%) Management Information System
3 43 (6.21%) Open Source
4 42 (6.07%) PKI
5 35 (5.06%) Replication
6 28 (4.05%) Clustering
7 23 (3.32%) N-Tier
8 15 (2.17%) SWIFT
8 15 (2.17%) Mobile App
9 14 (2.02%) Data Integration
10 13 (1.88%) Analytical Skills
11 12 (1.73%) User Experience
11 12 (1.73%) Computer Science
12 11 (1.59%) Online Games
13 10 (1.45%) Cryptography
14 9 (1.30%) Data Structures
15 8 (1.16%) Smartphone
15 8 (1.16%) Visualisation
16 7 (1.01%) Algorithms
16 7 (1.01%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 116 (16.76%) Windows
2 55 (7.95%) Linux
3 33 (4.77%) UNIX
4 13 (1.88%) Android
5 8 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (1.16%) Apple iOS
5 8 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (1.16%) Solaris
5 8 (1.16%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (0.87%) Windows Mobile
7 5 (0.72%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.58%) Oracle Linux
9 2 (0.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (0.29%) Windows XP
10 1 (0.14%) AIX
10 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (21.39%) Agile Software Development
2 103 (14.88%) SOA
3 99 (14.31%) TOGAF
4 76 (10.98%) Stakeholder Management
5 66 (9.54%) Enterprise Architecture
6 65 (9.39%) MVC
7 63 (9.10%) Scrum
8 62 (8.96%) OO
9 60 (8.67%) TDD
10 57 (8.24%) UML
11 50 (7.23%) ITIL
12 46 (6.65%) E-Commerce
13 43 (6.21%) Waterfall
14 38 (5.49%) Product Management
15 37 (5.35%) Data Modelling
16 35 (5.06%) Zachman Framework
17 34 (4.91%) Continuous Integration
18 32 (4.62%) Load Balancing
18 32 (4.62%) Migration
19 27 (3.90%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 141 (20.38%) C#
2 133 (19.22%) Java
3 98 (14.16%) SQL
4 43 (6.21%) JavaScript
5 35 (5.06%) T-SQL
6 26 (3.76%) C
7 20 (2.89%) C++
8 18 (2.60%) Shell Script
9 15 (2.17%) PL/SQL
10 12 (1.73%) PowerShell
11 9 (1.30%) Python
12 4 (0.58%) Embedded C
12 4 (0.58%) MATLAB
12 4 (0.58%) Ruby
13 3 (0.43%) PHP
14 2 (0.29%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.29%) Perl
14 2 (0.29%) ABAP
14 2 (0.29%) VBA
15 1 (0.14%) Jython
Qualifications
1 57 (8.24%) Degree
2 28 (4.05%) Security Cleared
3 18 (2.60%) Cisco Certification
4 14 (2.02%) SC Cleared
5 13 (1.88%) CCNA
6 12 (1.73%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (1.45%) CISSP
7 10 (1.45%) CCNP
8 9 (1.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 7 (1.01%) CCDP
10 5 (0.72%) MCSE
11 4 (0.58%) PhD
11 4 (0.58%) CCIE
11 4 (0.58%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.58%) CCDA
11 4 (0.58%) IBM Certification
11 4 (0.58%) CISM
11 4 (0.58%) CCSA
11 4 (0.58%) CCSE
11 4 (0.58%) JNCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.34%) QA
2 19 (2.75%) ISO 8583
3 13 (1.88%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.72%) SLA
5 2 (0.29%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.14%) Solvency II
System Software
1 42 (6.07%) VMware Infrastructure
2 34 (4.91%) Active Directory
3 19 (2.75%) vSphere
4 17 (2.46%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.87%) VMware ESX
6 4 (0.58%) Terminal Services
6 4 (0.58%) NFS
6 4 (0.58%) vCloud
6 4 (0.58%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.58%) SRDF
6 4 (0.58%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (0.43%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.29%) XenApp
9 1 (0.14%) XenServer
9 1 (0.14%) Samba
9 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 18 (2.60%) SCCM
2 13 (1.88%) Puppet
3 9 (1.30%) Opscode Chef
4 6 (0.87%) SCOM
5 4 (0.58%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.29%) ARCserve
7 1 (0.14%) Data Guard
7 1 (0.14%) Ansible
7 1 (0.14%) vMotion
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 163 (23.55%) Microsoft
2 140 (20.23%) Oracle
3 63 (9.10%) VMware
4 59 (8.53%) IBM
5 54 (7.80%) HP
6 43 (6.21%) Cisco
6 43 (6.21%) TIBCO
7 37 (5.35%) Citrix
8 35 (5.06%) SAP
9 28 (4.05%) Altiris
10 19 (2.75%) Juniper
11 13 (1.88%) CheckPoint
12 11 (1.59%) NetApp
13 10 (1.45%) EMC
14 9 (1.30%) OpenText
14 9 (1.30%) Intergraph
15 6 (0.87%) Red Hat
15 6 (0.87%) Sybase
15 6 (0.87%) Synopsys
15 6 (0.87%) F5
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum + Full Benefits Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent salary & benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
Avance Consulting (Europe) Limited
Posted: Yesterday
Essex
Cadence Resourcing Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
Bedfordshire
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £86000 Per Annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Welwyn Garden City, Hertfordshire
Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
ASG International
Salary: From £50,000 to £73,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
ASG International
Salary: From £50,000 to £73,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Basildon, Essex
ASG International
Salary: From £50,000 to £73,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
ASG International
Salary: From £50,000 to £73,000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Hudson IT
Posted: 6 days ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
camelot
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 12 days ago
Hertfordshire
Camelot
Posted: 13 days ago