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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 47 58 63
Rank change year-on-year
+11 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 372 287 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.91% 4.07% 4.22%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% 4.26% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 268 218 314
Average salary £66,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
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 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
7290 6738 8754
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.30% 95.49% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 5957 5795 7457
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 £24,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 18 September 2014.

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 18 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
(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 +26 146 £70,000 +7.69% 8
Cambridgeshire +15 72 £60,000 - 13
Essex +30 65 £80,000 +64.94% 8
Bedfordshire -13 65 £60,000 +2.12% 4
Suffolk -12 21 £55,000 -12.00% 8
Norfolk +2 3 £43,000 -28.33% 2
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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.

1 263 (35.64%) Finance
2 206 (27.91%) Microsoft
3 179 (24.25%) .NET
4 142 (19.24%) Java
4 142 (19.24%) Windows
5 135 (18.29%) Oracle
6 126 (17.07%) C#
7 122 (16.53%) SOA
8 110 (14.91%) SQL Server
9 104 (14.09%) SQL
10 103 (13.96%) Agile Software Development
11 98 (13.28%) TOGAF
12 93 (12.60%) UML
13 82 (11.11%) VMware
14 80 (10.84%) Middleware
15 78 (10.57%) MS Excel
15 78 (10.57%) Cisco
16 76 (10.30%) Firewall
17 73 (9.89%) Degree
18 72 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
18 72 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
19 68 (9.21%) E-Commerce
19 68 (9.21%) Linux
20 66 (8.94%) WAN
20 66 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
21 65 (8.81%) Security Cleared
22 64 (8.67%) Enterprise Architecture
23 63 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
23 63 (8.54%) Retail
23 63 (8.54%) WebSphere

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

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, 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 63 (8.54%) WebSphere
2 48 (6.50%) SharePoint
3 42 (5.69%) WebSphere Application Server
4 34 (4.61%) WebLogic
5 30 (4.07%) MQSeries
6 28 (3.79%) IIS
7 19 (2.57%) SharePoint Server
8 17 (2.30%) Lync
9 14 (1.90%) OpenStack
9 14 (1.90%) BizTalk Server
10 10 (1.36%) Tomcat
10 10 (1.36%) MS Exchange
11 8 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
12 7 (0.95%) Apache
13 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
13 4 (0.54%) Exchange Server 2007
14 3 (0.41%) GlassFish
14 3 (0.41%) iPlanet
14 3 (0.41%) IBM HTTP Server
14 3 (0.41%) Tuxedo
Applications
1 78 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.22%) AutoCAD
3 4 (0.54%) TargetLink
3 4 (0.54%) MS Office
4 2 (0.27%) MS Project
4 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.14%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 9 (1.22%) SAP CRM
2 7 (0.95%) Temenos T24
2 7 (0.95%) Finacle
3 6 (0.81%) HFM
4 5 (0.68%) Magento
4 5 (0.68%) Dynamics CRM
4 5 (0.68%) Oracle CRM
5 4 (0.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 3 (0.41%) SAP SD
7 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.27%) SAP MM
7 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
8 1 (0.14%) ResourceLink
Cloud Services
1 26 (3.52%) Amazon AWS
2 23 (3.12%) PaaS
3 19 (2.57%) IaaS
4 17 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
5 16 (2.17%) Microsoft Azure
6 8 (1.08%) SaaS
7 5 (0.68%) GitHub
7 5 (0.68%) Google Apps
8 4 (0.54%) Office 365
9 3 (0.41%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.14%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 76 (10.30%) Firewall
2 66 (8.94%) WAN
3 63 (8.54%) LAN
4 60 (8.13%) SAN
5 33 (4.47%) DNS
6 31 (4.20%) Internet
7 27 (3.66%) NAS
8 25 (3.39%) TCP/IP
9 24 (3.25%) VPN
10 21 (2.85%) MPLS
11 19 (2.57%) HTTP
12 17 (2.30%) Wireless
13 16 (2.17%) SSL
14 15 (2.03%) OSPF
15 14 (1.90%) BGP
16 13 (1.76%) VLAN
17 11 (1.49%) Ethernet
18 10 (1.36%) Multicast
18 10 (1.36%) Kerberos
18 10 (1.36%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 110 (14.91%) SQL Server
2 57 (7.72%) Relational Database
3 39 (5.28%) DB2
4 25 (3.39%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (3.25%) Oracle Database
6 17 (2.30%) EDRMS
7 15 (2.03%) SQL Server 2008
8 14 (1.90%) RDBMS
9 11 (1.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 11 (1.49%) Big Data
10 9 (1.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 9 (1.22%) Oracle Database 11g
10 9 (1.22%) MySQL
10 9 (1.22%) NoSQL
11 8 (1.08%) SAP HANA
11 8 (1.08%) Oracle Database 10g
11 8 (1.08%) SAP BI
11 8 (1.08%) SAP BW
12 5 (0.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (0.68%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 48 (6.50%) Visual Studio
2 20 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 17 (2.30%) Subversion
4 10 (1.36%) Git (software)
5 9 (1.22%) ERwin
6 8 (1.08%) Rational Application Developer
6 8 (1.08%) Jenkins
7 7 (0.95%) LoadRunner
8 6 (0.81%) LLVM
8 6 (0.81%) GCC
8 6 (0.81%) TeamCity
9 5 (0.68%) Maven
9 5 (0.68%) Hudson
10 2 (0.27%) Jasmine
10 2 (0.27%) Fiddler
11 1 (0.14%) JUnit
11 1 (0.14%) Rational DOORS
11 1 (0.14%) Rational Rhapsody
11 1 (0.14%) Axure RP
11 1 (0.14%) Moq
General
1 263 (35.64%) Finance
2 63 (8.54%) Retail
3 56 (7.59%) Banking
4 52 (7.05%) Telecoms
5 19 (2.57%) Marketing
6 14 (1.90%) Back Office
7 11 (1.49%) Aerospace
7 11 (1.49%) Manufacturing
8 9 (1.22%) Electronics
9 8 (1.08%) Front Office
10 6 (0.81%) Automotive
11 5 (0.68%) Games
12 4 (0.54%) Military
13 3 (0.41%) Advertising
13 3 (0.41%) Publishing
14 2 (0.27%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 179 (24.25%) .NET
2 80 (10.84%) Middleware
3 59 (7.99%) ASP.NET
4 52 (7.05%) Web Services
5 50 (6.78%) XML
6 46 (6.23%) WCF
7 39 (5.28%) HTML
8 35 (4.74%) CSS
9 30 (4.07%) J2EE
9 30 (4.07%) .NET Framework
10 28 (3.79%) JMS
11 22 (2.98%) WPF
12 18 (2.44%) WinForms
13 15 (2.03%) ASP.NET MVC
14 14 (1.90%) Ajax
14 14 (1.90%) jQuery
15 13 (1.76%) Silverlight
15 13 (1.76%) REST
16 11 (1.49%) LINQ
16 11 (1.49%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 72 (9.76%) Analytical Skills
2 52 (7.05%) Enterprise Software
2 52 (7.05%) Open Source
3 43 (5.83%) Management Information System
4 42 (5.69%) PKI
5 41 (5.56%) Computer Science
6 23 (3.12%) Visualisation
7 19 (2.57%) Clustering
8 17 (2.30%) N-Tier
9 14 (1.90%) Taxonomies
10 12 (1.63%) Kindle
11 11 (1.49%) SWIFT
12 10 (1.36%) Replication
13 9 (1.22%) Cryptography
14 8 (1.08%) Internet of Things
15 7 (0.95%) Mathematics
15 7 (0.95%) Smartphone
15 7 (0.95%) Blackberry
16 6 (0.81%) Mobile Payment
16 6 (0.81%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 142 (19.24%) Windows
2 68 (9.21%) Linux
3 43 (5.83%) UNIX
4 18 (2.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (1.76%) Windows Server 2012
6 12 (1.63%) Apple iOS
6 12 (1.63%) Solaris
7 8 (1.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.95%) Android
8 7 (0.95%) Windows Server 2003
9 6 (0.81%) Windows 7
9 6 (0.81%) AIX
10 5 (0.68%) HPUX
11 3 (0.41%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.41%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.14%) zOS
12 1 (0.14%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 122 (16.53%) SOA
2 103 (13.96%) Agile Software Development
3 98 (13.28%) TOGAF
4 93 (12.60%) UML
5 68 (9.21%) E-Commerce
6 66 (8.94%) Stakeholder Management
7 64 (8.67%) Enterprise Architecture
8 63 (8.54%) Technical Architecture
9 61 (8.27%) Scrum
9 61 (8.27%) Project Management
10 59 (7.99%) MVC
11 54 (7.32%) Data Modelling
11 54 (7.32%) Migration
12 51 (6.91%) Product Management
13 50 (6.78%) TDD
14 47 (6.37%) Use Case
15 44 (5.96%) CRM
15 44 (5.96%) Waterfall
16 42 (5.69%) Business Analysis
17 40 (5.42%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 142 (19.24%) Java
2 126 (17.07%) C#
3 104 (14.09%) SQL
4 43 (5.83%) JavaScript
5 23 (3.12%) T-SQL
5 23 (3.12%) C
6 14 (1.90%) Shell Script
7 13 (1.76%) PHP
8 11 (1.49%) Python
8 11 (1.49%) PL/SQL
9 10 (1.36%) C++
9 10 (1.36%) VB.NET
10 6 (0.81%) Embedded C
10 6 (0.81%) ABAP
10 6 (0.81%) PowerShell
11 4 (0.54%) Ruby
12 3 (0.41%) Groovy
12 3 (0.41%) Jython
12 3 (0.41%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.41%) Scala
Qualifications
1 73 (9.89%) Degree
2 65 (8.81%) Security Cleared
3 52 (7.05%) Cisco Certification
4 41 (5.56%) SC Cleared
5 31 (4.20%) CCNP
6 18 (2.44%) CCDP
7 17 (2.30%) CCNA
8 15 (2.03%) ISEB
9 11 (1.49%) CCIE
10 9 (1.22%) CISSP
11 7 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.81%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (0.81%) CCIP
12 6 (0.81%) JNCIE
13 5 (0.68%) MCSE
13 5 (0.68%) CCSP
13 5 (0.68%) CCDA
14 4 (0.54%) CCA
15 3 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.41%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (3.25%) ISO 8583
2 21 (2.85%) ISO 9001
3 6 (0.81%) PCI DSS
4 5 (0.68%) QA
5 4 (0.54%) JSP 440
6 3 (0.41%) COBIT
7 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 72 (9.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 55 (7.45%) Active Directory
3 34 (4.61%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.57%) XenApp
5 8 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
5 8 (1.08%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.95%) KVM
7 6 (0.81%) vSphere
7 6 (0.81%) QEMU
8 5 (0.68%) vCloud
9 4 (0.54%) VMware ESX
10 3 (0.41%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 3 (0.41%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.27%) UAG
11 2 (0.27%) NFS
11 2 (0.27%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
11 2 (0.27%) SRDF
11 2 (0.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.14%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 24 (3.25%) Opscode Chef
2 21 (2.85%) Puppet
3 14 (1.90%) SCCM
4 8 (1.08%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.81%) SCOM
6 3 (0.41%) BMC Performance Manager
6 3 (0.41%) FortiGate
7 2 (0.27%) MIIS
7 2 (0.27%) Nagios
8 1 (0.14%) ZABBIX
8 1 (0.14%) WSUS
8 1 (0.14%) MOM
8 1 (0.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 206 (27.91%) Microsoft
2 135 (18.29%) Oracle
3 82 (11.11%) VMware
4 78 (10.57%) Cisco
5 58 (7.86%) Citrix
6 48 (6.50%) SAP
7 45 (6.10%) HP
8 43 (5.83%) TIBCO
9 32 (4.34%) Juniper
10 26 (3.52%) Red Hat
10 26 (3.52%) EMC
11 24 (3.25%) IBM
12 23 (3.12%) F5
13 21 (2.85%) CheckPoint
14 15 (2.03%) webMethods
15 14 (1.90%) Open Text
16 12 (1.63%) ProCurve
17 10 (1.36%) NetApp
18 9 (1.22%) Sybase
18 9 (1.22%) Dell
Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 15 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Certes Computing Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + superb benefits
Posted: 15 hours ago
Watford, Hertfordshire
Roc Search
Posted: 21 hours ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Hertfordshire
IT Retail People Ltd
Salary: Unspecified Excellent Base and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 2 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable DoE + top benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bedford, Bedfordshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
The People Network
Salary: £60 - £75000 per annum + Pension, Healthcare, Parking, Dental
Posted: 2 days ago
Hertfordshire
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
Posted: 6 days ago