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 23 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 43 59 55
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 386 283 395
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 5.30% 4.29% 4.66%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.56% 4.45% 4.89%
Number of salaries quoted 283 207 322
Average salary £67,500 £62,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.87% +3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £42,800
10% offered a salary of more than £89,500 £77,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
6939 6363 8070
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 95.26% 96.39% 95.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5613 5136 6982
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 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £57,500 £55,000
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 23 January 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 23 January 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
Hertfordshire +23 128 £70,000 +7.69% 7
Cambridgeshire +15 82 £60,000 -7.69% 12
Bedfordshire +7 73 £66,250 +12.28% 13
Essex -9 48 £78,750 +45.83% 6
Suffolk 0 41 £60,000 -14.28% 4
Norfolk +23 26 £45,000 +9.09%
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 264 (32.20%) Finance
2 197 (24.02%) Microsoft
3 164 (20.00%) Oracle
4 156 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
5 147 (17.93%) SOA
6 146 (17.80%) C#
7 142 (17.32%) Java
7 142 (17.32%) .NET
8 137 (16.71%) TOGAF
9 132 (16.10%) Windows
10 131 (15.98%) Middleware
11 126 (15.37%) SQL Server
12 107 (13.05%) UML
13 93 (11.34%) SQL
14 92 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
14 92 (11.22%) WebSphere
15 91 (11.10%) Enterprise Architecture
16 85 (10.37%) VMware
17 79 (9.63%) Web Services
18 74 (9.02%) Scrum
19 73 (8.90%) SAN
20 70 (8.54%) IBM
21 69 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
22 68 (8.29%) Management Information System
23 67 (8.17%) Firewall
24 66 (8.05%) Waterfall
25 65 (7.93%) TDD
26 64 (7.80%) Banking
26 64 (7.80%) TIBCO
27 63 (7.68%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 23 January 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 92 (11.22%) WebSphere
2 46 (5.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 44 (5.37%) WebLogic
4 34 (4.15%) SharePoint
5 32 (3.90%) MQSeries
6 26 (3.17%) IIS
7 17 (2.07%) Tomcat
8 14 (1.71%) OpenStack
8 14 (1.71%) JBoss
9 9 (1.10%) CMS
9 9 (1.10%) Lync
10 8 (0.98%) SharePoint Server
11 7 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
11 7 (0.85%) MS Exchange
12 6 (0.73%) Node.js
12 6 (0.73%) Apache Pig
12 6 (0.73%) Apache
13 5 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
13 5 (0.61%) Elasticsearch
14 4 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 56 (6.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.10%) MS Office
3 5 (0.61%) TargetLink
4 2 (0.24%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 22 (2.68%) Finacle
1 22 (2.68%) Temenos T24
2 2 (0.24%) Oracle CRM
3 1 (0.12%) Magento
3 1 (0.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 35 (4.27%) Amazon AWS
2 31 (3.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 23 (2.80%) Cloud Computing
4 12 (1.46%) PaaS
5 11 (1.34%) IaaS
5 11 (1.34%) SaaS
6 6 (0.73%) OpenShift
7 5 (0.61%) Google Apps
7 5 (0.61%) Terremark
7 5 (0.61%) Amazon EC2
8 4 (0.49%) GitHub
9 3 (0.37%) Office 365
9 3 (0.37%) Google Cloud Platform
10 2 (0.24%) ElastiCache
10 2 (0.24%) Amazon ElastiCache
11 1 (0.12%) Rackspace Cloud
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.12%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 73 (8.90%) SAN
2 67 (8.17%) Firewall
3 59 (7.20%) WAN
4 56 (6.83%) LAN
5 38 (4.63%) NAS
6 33 (4.02%) SSL
7 24 (2.93%) Internet
8 23 (2.80%) DNS
9 22 (2.68%) VPN
9 22 (2.68%) MPLS
10 20 (2.44%) TCP/IP
11 15 (1.83%) BGP
11 15 (1.83%) OSPF
11 15 (1.83%) Wireless
12 14 (1.71%) VLAN
13 11 (1.34%) Ethernet
14 10 (1.22%) Multicast
14 10 (1.22%) Kerberos
15 8 (0.98%) Fibre Channel
15 8 (0.98%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 126 (15.37%) SQL Server
2 53 (6.46%) Oracle Database
3 46 (5.61%) Relational Database
4 45 (5.49%) DB2
5 20 (2.44%) Oracle Database 11g
6 19 (2.32%) Oracle Database 10g
6 19 (2.32%) NoSQL
7 12 (1.46%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.34%) Big Data
9 10 (1.22%) Data Warehouse
10 9 (1.10%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 8 (0.98%) Couchbase
11 8 (0.98%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (0.85%) EDRMS
12 7 (0.85%) OLTP
12 7 (0.85%) SQL Server 2012
12 7 (0.85%) Hadoop
13 6 (0.73%) Apache Hive
13 6 (0.73%) MongoDB
13 6 (0.73%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 31 (3.78%) Visual Studio
2 27 (3.29%) Git (software)
3 22 (2.68%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.83%) ERwin
5 14 (1.71%) JUnit
5 14 (1.71%) LoadRunner
6 13 (1.59%) Subversion
6 13 (1.59%) Maven
7 12 (1.46%) Hudson
8 11 (1.34%) Ant
9 8 (0.98%) Rational Application Developer
10 7 (0.85%) NUnit
10 7 (0.85%) SpecFlow
10 7 (0.85%) Mockito
11 6 (0.73%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.61%) Selenium
12 5 (0.61%) Rational Rhapsody
12 5 (0.61%) Concordion
12 5 (0.61%) Rational DOORS
12 5 (0.61%) Cucumber
General
1 264 (32.20%) Finance
2 64 (7.80%) Banking
3 63 (7.68%) Retail
4 27 (3.29%) Telecoms
5 21 (2.56%) Manufacturing
6 12 (1.46%) Publishing
7 11 (1.34%) Marketing
8 8 (0.98%) Electronics
8 8 (0.98%) Legal
8 8 (0.98%) Aerospace
9 7 (0.85%) Back Office
10 6 (0.73%) iGaming
10 6 (0.73%) Interactive Media
11 5 (0.61%) Automotive
11 5 (0.61%) Military
12 4 (0.49%) Law
13 3 (0.37%) Games
13 3 (0.37%) Multimedia
14 2 (0.24%) Local Government
15 1 (0.12%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 142 (17.32%) .NET
2 131 (15.98%) Middleware
3 79 (9.63%) Web Services
4 58 (7.07%) XML
5 41 (5.00%) J2EE
6 40 (4.88%) JMS
6 40 (4.88%) Spring
7 36 (4.39%) ASP.NET
8 34 (4.15%) WCF
9 33 (4.02%) HTML
10 29 (3.54%) WPF
10 29 (3.54%) RESTful
11 27 (3.29%) CSS
12 25 (3.05%) Application Packaging
13 19 (2.32%) Silverlight
14 18 (2.20%) REST
14 18 (2.20%) SOAP
15 17 (2.07%) JSP
15 17 (2.07%) Java EE
16 14 (1.71%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 68 (8.29%) Management Information System
2 60 (7.32%) Enterprise Software
3 44 (5.37%) Open Source
4 40 (4.88%) PKI
5 28 (3.41%) Replication
6 25 (3.05%) Clustering
6 25 (3.05%) Analytical Skills
7 20 (2.44%) Computer Science
8 15 (1.83%) SWIFT
9 14 (1.71%) Cryptography
10 13 (1.59%) N-Tier
11 12 (1.46%) Mobile App
12 11 (1.34%) Mathematics
13 9 (1.10%) Data Structures
13 9 (1.10%) User Experience
14 7 (0.85%) Taxonomies
15 6 (0.73%) Smartphone
15 6 (0.73%) E-Learning
16 5 (0.61%) LIMS
16 5 (0.61%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 132 (16.10%) Windows
2 56 (6.83%) Linux
3 42 (5.12%) UNIX
4 13 (1.59%) Android
5 10 (1.22%) Apple iOS
6 8 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 8 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (0.85%) Windows Server 2008
7 7 (0.85%) Windows Mobile
8 6 (0.73%) Solaris
9 5 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (0.37%) Windows 7
11 2 (0.24%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.12%) zOS
12 1 (0.12%) AIX
12 1 (0.12%) GCOS
12 1 (0.12%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 156 (19.02%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (17.93%) SOA
3 137 (16.71%) TOGAF
4 107 (13.05%) UML
5 92 (11.22%) Stakeholder Management
6 91 (11.10%) Enterprise Architecture
7 74 (9.02%) Scrum
8 66 (8.05%) Waterfall
9 65 (7.93%) TDD
10 59 (7.20%) E-Commerce
11 57 (6.95%) MVC
12 56 (6.83%) Migration
13 50 (6.10%) Technical Architecture
14 49 (5.98%) Data Modelling
14 49 (5.98%) ITIL
15 48 (5.85%) Product Management
16 47 (5.73%) Use Case
17 44 (5.37%) OO
18 40 (4.88%) Software Architecture
19 39 (4.76%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 146 (17.80%) C#
2 142 (17.32%) Java
3 93 (11.34%) SQL
4 38 (4.63%) JavaScript
4 38 (4.63%) C
5 31 (3.78%) T-SQL
6 16 (1.95%) Shell Script
7 15 (1.83%) C++
8 12 (1.46%) Embedded C
8 12 (1.46%) Python
8 12 (1.46%) PL/SQL
9 11 (1.34%) PowerShell
10 8 (0.98%) Ruby
11 6 (0.73%) Groovy
12 4 (0.49%) Bash Shell
12 4 (0.49%) R
13 3 (0.37%) PHP
13 3 (0.37%) Scala
14 2 (0.24%) Objective-C
14 2 (0.24%) Jython
Qualifications
1 63 (7.68%) Degree
2 51 (6.22%) Security Cleared
3 39 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (4.51%) CCNP
5 28 (3.41%) SC Cleared
6 23 (2.80%) CCDP
7 13 (1.59%) CISSP
8 11 (1.34%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 10 (1.22%) ISEB
10 8 (0.98%) CCIE
10 8 (0.98%) CCNA
11 7 (0.85%) CCDA
11 7 (0.85%) JNCIE
12 6 (0.73%) Postgraduate
12 6 (0.73%) CCIP
12 6 (0.73%) IBM Certification
13 5 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
13 5 (0.61%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.61%) CCSP
14 4 (0.49%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.32%) QA
2 14 (1.71%) PCI DSS
2 14 (1.71%) ISO 8583
3 7 (0.85%) SLA
4 4 (0.49%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 3 (0.37%) COBIT
5 3 (0.37%) JSP 440
6 1 (0.12%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 69 (8.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (6.71%) Active Directory
3 17 (2.07%) Hyper-V
4 14 (1.71%) vSphere
5 9 (1.10%) XenApp
6 8 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
7 7 (0.85%) NFS
7 7 (0.85%) XenDesktop
8 6 (0.73%) SRDF
8 6 (0.73%) EMC RecoverPoint
8 6 (0.73%) VMware ESX
9 4 (0.49%) vCloud
10 3 (0.37%) Firmware
10 3 (0.37%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.24%) KVM
11 2 (0.24%) QEMU
11 2 (0.24%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.12%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.12%) Citrix Presentation Server
12 1 (0.12%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 23 (2.80%) Puppet
2 18 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.59%) SCCM
4 8 (0.98%) Tivoli
5 4 (0.49%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 3 (0.37%) BMC Performance Manager
6 3 (0.37%) SCOM
7 2 (0.24%) EdgeSight
7 2 (0.24%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.24%) MIIS
8 1 (0.12%) Nagios
8 1 (0.12%) WSUS
8 1 (0.12%) Data Guard
8 1 (0.12%) Oracle Identity Manager
8 1 (0.12%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 197 (24.02%) Microsoft
2 164 (20.00%) Oracle
3 85 (10.37%) VMware
4 70 (8.54%) IBM
5 64 (7.80%) TIBCO
6 63 (7.68%) Cisco
7 61 (7.44%) Citrix
8 44 (5.37%) HP
9 42 (5.12%) SAP
10 32 (3.90%) Juniper
11 24 (2.93%) F5
12 22 (2.68%) webMethods
13 21 (2.56%) EMC
14 18 (2.20%) Altiris
15 16 (1.95%) Open Text
16 15 (1.83%) NetApp
17 9 (1.10%) Red Hat
17 9 (1.10%) Intergraph
18 8 (0.98%) Brocade
18 8 (0.98%) Google
East Anglia
Stott & May
Salary: £55000 - £60000 Per Annum Excellent
Posted: 5 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: From £60,000 to £65,000 per annum plus excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Great Base + Top Prospects
Posted: 2 days ago
Peterborough
The People Network
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge
People Source
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits and relocation package
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedfordshire
Candidate Source
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum dependent on skills and experience
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000 - £65000 per annum + Bens + Car allowance
Posted: 3 days ago
Bedfordshire
Volt
Posted: 4 days ago
Bedfordshire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + company benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Stevenage, Hertfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £25000 - £28000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Montash
Salary: £520 - £521 per annum + Negotiable
Posted: 5 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Circle Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 5 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
QUANTICA
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Ashdown IT
Posted: 5 days ago
Peterborough, Cambridgeshire
Serco Group PLC
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Watford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £55000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Brentwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago