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 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 43 56 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 359 340 268
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.78% 4.26% 3.50%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.04% 4.45% 3.70%
Number of salaries quoted 256 254 206
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £46,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.62%
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
7127 7645 7252
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.91% 95.86% 94.67%
Number of salaries quoted 5953 6385 6208
Average salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
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 31 July 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 31 July 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
Cambridgeshire +49 111 £58,000 +0.86% 6
Hertfordshire -28 105 £65,000 -2.62% 3
Bedfordshire +16 75 £60,000 - 3
Essex -6 38 £75,000 +11.11% 1
Suffolk +9 34 £57,500 -4.16% 5
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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.

1 183 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 154 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
3 152 (23.00%) .NET
4 149 (22.54%) Finance
5 128 (19.36%) Windows
6 124 (18.76%) SQL Server
7 111 (16.79%) C#
8 100 (15.13%) SQL
8 100 (15.13%) Oracle
8 100 (15.13%) TOGAF
9 94 (14.22%) SOA
10 89 (13.46%) MS Excel
11 86 (13.01%) Java
12 81 (12.25%) Data Centre
13 80 (12.10%) SDLC
13 80 (12.10%) VMware
14 74 (11.20%) Scrum
15 73 (11.04%) Degree
16 70 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
16 70 (10.59%) WAN
17 68 (10.29%) Cisco
18 65 (9.83%) Linux
18 65 (9.83%) Web Services
19 63 (9.53%) UML
20 62 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
21 61 (9.23%) E-Commerce
22 60 (9.08%) ASP.NET
22 60 (9.08%) Enterprise Architecture
23 58 (8.77%) LAN
24 57 (8.62%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 57 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 25 (3.78%) MS Exchange
2 25 (3.78%) BizTalk Server
3 19 (2.87%) Tomcat
4 18 (2.72%) IIS
5 16 (2.42%) WebSphere
6 13 (1.97%) WebLogic
6 13 (1.97%) Apache
7 12 (1.82%) OpenStack
8 10 (1.51%) Documentum
9 9 (1.36%) WebSphere Application Server
10 7 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
11 6 (0.91%) Elasticsearch
11 6 (0.91%) Node.js
11 6 (0.91%) JBoss
11 6 (0.91%) CMS
12 5 (0.76%) LiveLink
12 5 (0.76%) MQSeries
12 5 (0.76%) Lotus Domino
13 4 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 89 (13.46%) MS Excel
2 7 (1.06%) MS Office
3 2 (0.30%) Photoshop
3 2 (0.30%) MS Project
3 2 (0.30%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.15%) Simulink
4 1 (0.15%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 18 (2.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (1.21%) SAP ERP
3 6 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 3 (0.45%) Finacle
4 3 (0.45%) Temenos T24
5 2 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
5 2 (0.30%) Magento
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle BPM
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 53 (8.02%) SaaS
2 40 (6.05%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (5.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 20 (3.03%) IaaS
5 16 (2.42%) Office 365
5 16 (2.42%) PaaS
6 13 (1.97%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (1.06%) AWS CloudFormation
8 6 (0.91%) OpenShift
9 1 (0.15%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.15%) Force.com
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon EC2
9 1 (0.15%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.15%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 70 (10.59%) WAN
2 58 (8.77%) LAN
3 52 (7.87%) SAN
4 42 (6.35%) Firewall
5 39 (5.90%) Internet
6 34 (5.14%) NAS
7 24 (3.63%) Network Security
8 18 (2.72%) PABX
8 18 (2.72%) VoIP
9 17 (2.57%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (2.57%) Wireless
10 12 (1.82%) MPLS
10 12 (1.82%) iSCSI
11 11 (1.66%) Unified Communications
11 11 (1.66%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (1.51%) SSL
13 7 (1.06%) Cisco Nexus
14 6 (0.91%) LTE
14 6 (0.91%) DNS
14 6 (0.91%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (18.76%) SQL Server
2 30 (4.54%) Data Warehouse
3 28 (4.24%) Relational Database
4 25 (3.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 21 (3.18%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 19 (2.87%) Oracle Database
7 18 (2.72%) OLTP
8 12 (1.82%) Data Mining
8 12 (1.82%) Big Data
8 12 (1.82%) SQL Server 2012
8 12 (1.82%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 12 (1.82%) Hadoop
9 10 (1.51%) SQL Server 2000
10 9 (1.36%) DB2
11 8 (1.21%) MySQL
11 8 (1.21%) NonStop SQL
12 7 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
12 7 (1.06%) Couchbase
13 6 (0.91%) EDRMS
13 6 (0.91%) DTS
Development Applications
1 27 (4.08%) Team Foundation Server
2 25 (3.78%) TeamCity
3 23 (3.48%) Git (software)
4 21 (3.18%) ERwin
5 16 (2.42%) Jenkins
6 15 (2.27%) Subversion
7 14 (2.12%) Selenium
7 14 (2.12%) NUnit
8 13 (1.97%) Visual Studio
9 11 (1.66%) LoadRunner
10 7 (1.06%) SpecFlow
10 7 (1.06%) Cucumber
11 6 (0.91%) Octopus Deploy
11 6 (0.91%) JUnit
12 4 (0.61%) Rational Application Developer
13 3 (0.45%) Ant
14 2 (0.30%) Maven
14 2 (0.30%) JIRA
14 2 (0.30%) Balsamiq Mockups
14 2 (0.30%) Axure RP
General
1 149 (22.54%) Finance
2 32 (4.84%) Retail
3 28 (4.24%) Banking
4 23 (3.48%) Marketing
5 19 (2.87%) Electronics
6 18 (2.72%) Telecoms
7 14 (2.12%) Manufacturing
8 13 (1.97%) Games
9 6 (0.91%) Multimedia
10 5 (0.76%) Automotive
11 3 (0.45%) Front Office
11 3 (0.45%) Billing
11 3 (0.45%) Military
11 3 (0.45%) Avionics
12 2 (0.30%) Local Government
12 2 (0.30%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.15%) Legal
13 1 (0.15%) Back Office
13 1 (0.15%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.15%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (23.00%) .NET
2 65 (9.83%) Web Services
3 60 (9.08%) ASP.NET
4 55 (8.32%) XML
5 37 (5.60%) ASP.NET MVC
6 32 (4.84%) HTML
7 30 (4.54%) CSS
8 26 (3.93%) AngularJS
9 24 (3.63%) .NET Framework
10 20 (3.03%) KnockoutJS
11 19 (2.87%) WCF
11 19 (2.87%) J2EE
12 15 (2.27%) WSDL
13 14 (2.12%) Middleware
13 14 (2.12%) SOAP
13 14 (2.12%) REST
13 14 (2.12%) jQuery
14 12 (1.82%) RESTful
14 12 (1.82%) J2SE
15 11 (1.66%) ADO
Miscellaneous
1 81 (12.25%) Data Centre
2 55 (8.32%) Enterprise Software
3 30 (4.54%) Clustering
4 29 (4.39%) N-Tier
5 22 (3.33%) Management Information System
6 21 (3.18%) BYOD
7 19 (2.87%) Replication
8 15 (2.27%) Enterprise Storage
9 13 (1.97%) Mobile App
10 12 (1.82%) Computer Science
11 11 (1.66%) Data Integration
11 11 (1.66%) PKI
11 11 (1.66%) Analytical Skills
11 11 (1.66%) Public Cloud
12 10 (1.51%) Client/Server
12 10 (1.51%) FMCG
13 9 (1.36%) Online Games
13 9 (1.36%) Visualisation
13 9 (1.36%) User Experience
14 8 (1.21%) Internet of Things
Operating Systems
1 128 (19.36%) Windows
2 65 (9.83%) Linux
3 46 (6.96%) UNIX
4 14 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 14 (2.12%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (1.82%) Solaris
6 9 (1.36%) Windows Server 2003
6 9 (1.36%) Oracle Linux
7 7 (1.06%) AIX
8 5 (0.76%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 4 (0.61%) Android
9 4 (0.61%) VMS
10 3 (0.45%) Apple iOS
11 2 (0.30%) Windows XP
11 2 (0.30%) HPUX
11 2 (0.30%) Data ONTAP
12 1 (0.15%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.15%) uClinux
12 1 (0.15%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (23.30%) Agile Software Development
2 100 (15.13%) TOGAF
3 94 (14.22%) SOA
4 80 (12.10%) SDLC
5 74 (11.20%) Scrum
6 70 (10.59%) Stakeholder Management
7 63 (9.53%) UML
8 62 (9.38%) Zachman Framework
9 61 (9.23%) E-Commerce
10 60 (9.08%) Enterprise Architecture
11 57 (8.62%) TDD
12 56 (8.47%) MVC
13 55 (8.32%) ITIL
14 50 (7.56%) Project Management
15 45 (6.81%) Mentoring
16 40 (6.05%) OO
17 36 (5.45%) Data Modelling
17 36 (5.45%) Migration
18 33 (4.99%) Network Design
19 32 (4.84%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 111 (16.79%) C#
2 100 (15.13%) SQL
3 86 (13.01%) Java
4 38 (5.75%) JavaScript
5 19 (2.87%) C
6 17 (2.57%) T-SQL
7 16 (2.42%) C++
8 13 (1.97%) VB
9 11 (1.66%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.66%) PL/SQL
10 10 (1.51%) PowerShell
11 8 (1.21%) Python
12 6 (0.91%) Embedded C
13 3 (0.45%) Ruby
13 3 (0.45%) MATLAB
13 3 (0.45%) PHP
14 2 (0.30%) Perl
14 2 (0.30%) Jython
14 2 (0.30%) VB.NET
15 1 (0.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 73 (11.04%) Degree
2 33 (4.99%) Cisco Certification
3 27 (4.08%) CCNP
4 26 (3.93%) Security Cleared
5 21 (3.18%) CCDP
6 14 (2.12%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (1.97%) HND
7 13 (1.97%) SC Cleared
8 12 (1.82%) CISSP
9 10 (1.51%) CISM
10 8 (1.21%) CCNA
10 8 (1.21%) PhD
11 4 (0.61%) MCSE
12 3 (0.45%) CCIE
12 3 (0.45%) Chartered Engineer
13 2 (0.30%) IBM Certification
13 2 (0.30%) CCSA
13 2 (0.30%) CCSE
13 2 (0.30%) JNCIP
13 2 (0.30%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (3.48%) QA
2 18 (2.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (1.97%) PCI DSS
4 12 (1.82%) COBIT
5 9 (1.36%) SLA
6 8 (1.21%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.30%) Solvency II
8 1 (0.15%) IEC 61508
8 1 (0.15%) DO-178B
System Software
1 50 (7.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 22 (3.33%) Hyper-V
3 20 (3.03%) Active Directory
4 19 (2.87%) VMware ESX
5 12 (1.82%) vSphere
6 11 (1.66%) vCloud
7 8 (1.21%) Terminal Services
8 7 (1.06%) XenApp
9 5 (0.76%) NFS
10 2 (0.30%) XenDesktop
10 2 (0.30%) Veritas Cluster Server
10 2 (0.30%) SRDF
10 2 (0.30%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.15%) Samba
11 1 (0.15%) iptables
Systems Management
1 25 (3.78%) Puppet
2 12 (1.82%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (1.51%) SCCM
4 8 (1.21%) BMC PATROL
4 8 (1.21%) vMotion
5 3 (0.45%) Ansible
5 3 (0.45%) SCOM
6 2 (0.30%) ARCserve
6 2 (0.30%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.30%) EMC VPLEX
6 2 (0.30%) SnapMirror
6 2 (0.30%) SnapVault
7 1 (0.15%) Oracle ZFS
7 1 (0.15%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.15%) SCOrch
7 1 (0.15%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 183 (27.69%) Microsoft
2 100 (15.13%) Oracle
3 80 (12.10%) VMware
4 68 (10.29%) Cisco
5 54 (8.17%) SAP
6 42 (6.35%) HP
7 35 (5.30%) Juniper
8 27 (4.08%) IBM
9 26 (3.93%) Citrix
10 23 (3.48%) F5
11 20 (3.03%) CheckPoint
12 18 (2.72%) EMC
13 14 (2.12%) Altiris
14 12 (1.82%) Red Hat
14 12 (1.82%) webMethods
14 12 (1.82%) OpenText
15 10 (1.51%) TIBCO
15 10 (1.51%) Sun
16 9 (1.36%) BMC
17 8 (1.21%) Atlassian
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