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

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 45 63 59
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 377 270 383
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 4.88% 3.74% 4.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.07% 3.93% 4.41%
Number of salaries quoted 276 208 317
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £47,500 £40,052
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +2.50%
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
7435 6868 8675
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 96.22% 95.05% 96.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6116 5893 7372
Average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 1 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 1 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 +27 158 £68,750 +5.76% 7
Cambridgeshire +6 71 £59,750 +3.91% 12
Essex +36 60 £80,000 +68.42% 10
Bedfordshire -9 59 £60,000 +4.34% 7
Suffolk -12 21 £57,500 -8.00% 6
Norfolk +3 7 £60,000 - 2
Architect
England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 253 (34.01%) Finance
2 213 (28.63%) Microsoft
3 194 (26.08%) .NET
4 152 (20.43%) Java
5 145 (19.49%) Oracle
6 143 (19.22%) Windows
7 131 (17.61%) C#
8 119 (15.99%) SQL Server
8 119 (15.99%) SOA
9 112 (15.05%) SQL
10 95 (12.77%) TOGAF
11 85 (11.42%) UML
12 84 (11.29%) Middleware
12 84 (11.29%) VMware
13 79 (10.62%) MS Excel
13 79 (10.62%) Degree
14 74 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
15 72 (9.68%) Firewall
16 70 (9.41%) ASP.NET
16 70 (9.41%) Cisco
17 69 (9.27%) Relational Database
18 68 (9.14%) WAN
19 66 (8.87%) Linux
20 65 (8.74%) LAN
20 65 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
21 64 (8.60%) WebSphere
21 64 (8.60%) Technical Architecture
21 64 (8.60%) MVC
21 64 (8.60%) E-Commerce
22 63 (8.47%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 1 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 64 (8.60%) WebSphere
2 50 (6.72%) SharePoint
3 45 (6.05%) WebSphere Application Server
4 39 (5.24%) WebLogic
5 35 (4.70%) MQSeries
6 30 (4.03%) IIS
7 24 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
8 16 (2.15%) SharePoint Server
8 16 (2.15%) Lync
9 13 (1.75%) OpenStack
10 11 (1.48%) Tomcat
11 9 (1.21%) MS Exchange
12 8 (1.08%) SharePoint 2010
13 7 (0.94%) Apache
14 4 (0.54%) SharePoint 2013
15 3 (0.40%) Exchange Server 2007
15 3 (0.40%) GlassFish
15 3 (0.40%) IBM HTTP Server
15 3 (0.40%) Tuxedo
15 3 (0.40%) iPlanet
Applications
1 79 (10.62%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.21%) AutoCAD
3 3 (0.40%) MS Project
3 3 (0.40%) MS Office
4 2 (0.27%) SPSS
4 2 (0.27%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (0.27%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.27%) TargetLink
5 1 (0.13%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 9 (1.21%) SAP CRM
2 7 (0.94%) Oracle CRM
2 7 (0.94%) Magento
3 6 (0.81%) Finacle
3 6 (0.81%) Temenos T24
3 6 (0.81%) HFM
4 5 (0.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.67%) Dynamics CRM
5 3 (0.40%) SAP SD
6 2 (0.27%) SAP MM
6 2 (0.27%) Oracle EBS
6 2 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.13%) ResourceLink
7 1 (0.13%) BASE24
Cloud Services
1 24 (3.23%) Amazon AWS
2 22 (2.96%) PaaS
3 18 (2.42%) IaaS
4 14 (1.88%) Cloud Computing
5 12 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.94%) SaaS
7 5 (0.67%) Office 365
8 4 (0.54%) Google Apps
9 3 (0.40%) GitHub
9 3 (0.40%) Amazon EC2
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.13%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 72 (9.68%) Firewall
2 68 (9.14%) WAN
3 65 (8.74%) LAN
4 58 (7.80%) SAN
5 36 (4.84%) Internet
6 31 (4.17%) DNS
7 25 (3.36%) NAS
8 24 (3.23%) VPN
9 22 (2.96%) TCP/IP
9 22 (2.96%) HTTP
10 18 (2.42%) MPLS
11 17 (2.28%) Wireless
12 14 (1.88%) SSL
13 13 (1.75%) OSPF
14 12 (1.61%) BGP
15 11 (1.48%) Cisco ASA
15 11 (1.48%) VLAN
16 10 (1.34%) Network Security
16 10 (1.34%) Kerberos
17 9 (1.21%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 119 (15.99%) SQL Server
2 69 (9.27%) Relational Database
3 41 (5.51%) DB2
4 27 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
5 23 (3.09%) Oracle Database
6 17 (2.28%) RDBMS
7 16 (2.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 15 (2.02%) MySQL
9 14 (1.88%) EDRMS
10 12 (1.61%) Big Data
11 11 (1.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 9 (1.21%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 8 (1.08%) NoSQL
13 8 (1.08%) SAP HANA
13 8 (1.08%) SAP BI
13 8 (1.08%) SAP BW
14 7 (0.94%) Oracle Database 11g
15 6 (0.81%) Hadoop
15 6 (0.81%) Oracle Database 10g
15 6 (0.81%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 46 (6.18%) Visual Studio
2 27 (3.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 21 (2.82%) Subversion
4 9 (1.21%) ERwin
5 7 (0.94%) LoadRunner
6 6 (0.81%) Git (software)
6 6 (0.81%) LLVM
6 6 (0.81%) GCC
6 6 (0.81%) Rational Application Developer
7 4 (0.54%) TeamCity
7 4 (0.54%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.27%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.27%) Jasmine
8 2 (0.27%) Axure RP
9 1 (0.13%) Moq
9 1 (0.13%) Hudson
9 1 (0.13%) Maven
9 1 (0.13%) JUnit
General
1 253 (34.01%) Finance
2 62 (8.33%) Retail
3 56 (7.53%) Banking
4 54 (7.26%) Telecoms
5 25 (3.36%) Marketing
6 12 (1.61%) Manufacturing
7 11 (1.48%) Back Office
8 9 (1.21%) Electronics
8 9 (1.21%) Front Office
8 9 (1.21%) Aerospace
9 7 (0.94%) Advertising
9 7 (0.94%) Games
10 5 (0.67%) Military
11 4 (0.54%) Automotive
12 2 (0.27%) Billing
13 1 (0.13%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 194 (26.08%) .NET
2 84 (11.29%) Middleware
3 70 (9.41%) ASP.NET
4 62 (8.33%) Web Services
5 61 (8.20%) XML
6 51 (6.85%) WCF
7 43 (5.78%) HTML
8 39 (5.24%) CSS
9 37 (4.97%) .NET Framework
10 33 (4.44%) J2EE
10 33 (4.44%) JMS
11 23 (3.09%) WPF
12 22 (2.96%) WinForms
13 21 (2.82%) ASP.NET MVC
14 15 (2.02%) LINQ
15 13 (1.75%) Silverlight
15 13 (1.75%) jQuery
15 13 (1.75%) Ajax
16 11 (1.48%) HTML5
17 10 (1.34%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 58 (7.80%) Enterprise Software
2 57 (7.66%) Open Source
3 47 (6.32%) PKI
4 43 (5.78%) Computer Science
5 42 (5.65%) Management Information System
6 24 (3.23%) N-Tier
6 24 (3.23%) Visualisation
7 22 (2.96%) Clustering
8 17 (2.28%) Kindle
9 11 (1.48%) SWIFT
9 11 (1.48%) Replication
9 11 (1.48%) Taxonomies
10 9 (1.21%) Cryptography
11 8 (1.08%) Mobile Payment
11 8 (1.08%) Internet of Things
12 7 (0.94%) Blackberry
12 7 (0.94%) Smartphone
13 6 (0.81%) FMCG
14 5 (0.67%) Mathematics
14 5 (0.67%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 143 (19.22%) Windows
2 66 (8.87%) Linux
3 42 (5.65%) UNIX
4 21 (2.82%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (2.15%) Windows Server 2012
6 14 (1.88%) Apple iOS
7 12 (1.61%) Solaris
8 7 (0.94%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 7 (0.94%) Windows 7
8 7 (0.94%) Android
9 6 (0.81%) AIX
10 5 (0.67%) HPUX
11 3 (0.40%) Windows 2000
11 3 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.13%) zOS
12 1 (0.13%) GCOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 119 (15.99%) SOA
2 95 (12.77%) TOGAF
3 85 (11.42%) UML
4 65 (8.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 64 (8.60%) Technical Architecture
5 64 (8.60%) E-Commerce
5 64 (8.60%) MVC
6 63 (8.47%) Project Management
6 63 (8.47%) Enterprise Architecture
7 62 (8.33%) Scrum
8 59 (7.93%) Agile Software Development
9 57 (7.66%) Data Modelling
10 54 (7.26%) TDD
11 52 (6.99%) Product Management
12 46 (6.18%) Migration
13 43 (5.78%) CRM
14 42 (5.65%) Use Case
14 42 (5.65%) Waterfall
15 41 (5.51%) Change Management
15 41 (5.51%) Business Analysis
Programming Languages
1 152 (20.43%) Java
2 131 (17.61%) C#
3 112 (15.05%) SQL
4 47 (6.32%) JavaScript
5 22 (2.96%) T-SQL
6 20 (2.69%) C
7 19 (2.55%) PHP
8 16 (2.15%) PL/SQL
8 16 (2.15%) Shell Script
9 11 (1.48%) Python
10 10 (1.34%) VB.NET
10 10 (1.34%) C++
11 6 (0.81%) ABAP
11 6 (0.81%) PowerShell
12 3 (0.40%) Jython
12 3 (0.40%) Bash Shell
12 3 (0.40%) Embedded C
13 2 (0.27%) VBScript
13 2 (0.27%) VB
13 2 (0.27%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 79 (10.62%) Degree
2 61 (8.20%) Security Cleared
3 44 (5.91%) Cisco Certification
4 36 (4.84%) SC Cleared
5 21 (2.82%) CCNP
6 17 (2.28%) CCNA
7 15 (2.02%) ISEB
8 11 (1.48%) CCIE
9 10 (1.34%) CISSP
10 9 (1.21%) CCDP
11 7 (0.94%) Citrix Certification
12 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
13 5 (0.67%) CCA
14 4 (0.54%) CCIP
14 4 (0.54%) MCSE
14 4 (0.54%) JNCIE
15 3 (0.40%) ITIL Certification
15 3 (0.40%) CCEE
15 3 (0.40%) CCIA
15 3 (0.40%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 28 (3.76%) ISO 9001
1 28 (3.76%) ISO 8583
2 6 (0.81%) COBIT
2 6 (0.81%) PCI DSS
3 5 (0.67%) QA
3 5 (0.67%) JSP 440
4 2 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.13%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 74 (9.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 57 (7.66%) Active Directory
3 36 (4.84%) Hyper-V
4 19 (2.55%) XenApp
5 8 (1.08%) XenDesktop
5 8 (1.08%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.94%) KVM
7 6 (0.81%) QEMU
7 6 (0.81%) vSphere
8 5 (0.67%) VMware ESX
8 5 (0.67%) vCloud
9 3 (0.40%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.40%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.40%) UAG
10 2 (0.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 2 (0.27%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.13%) Samba
11 1 (0.13%) NFS
11 1 (0.13%) ProxySG
11 1 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 19 (2.55%) Opscode Chef
2 16 (2.15%) Puppet
3 14 (1.88%) SCCM
4 7 (0.94%) Tivoli
5 6 (0.81%) SCOM
6 4 (0.54%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.40%) BMC Performance Manager
8 2 (0.27%) Nagios
9 1 (0.13%) MIIS
9 1 (0.13%) WSUS
9 1 (0.13%) MOM
9 1 (0.13%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 1 (0.13%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 213 (28.63%) Microsoft
2 145 (19.49%) Oracle
3 84 (11.29%) VMware
4 70 (9.41%) Cisco
5 59 (7.93%) Citrix
6 51 (6.85%) SAP
7 46 (6.18%) TIBCO
8 40 (5.38%) HP
9 25 (3.36%) Red Hat
10 24 (3.23%) CheckPoint
11 23 (3.09%) Juniper
12 21 (2.82%) EMC
12 21 (2.82%) IBM
13 15 (2.02%) F5
14 12 (1.61%) ProCurve
14 12 (1.61%) webMethods
15 11 (1.48%) Open Text
16 10 (1.34%) Sybase
17 9 (1.21%) Dell
17 9 (1.21%) AppSense
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Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Bupa, 25 days
Posted: 14 hours ago
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Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 14 hours ago
Hertfordshire
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Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + superb benefits
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Hertfordshire
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Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
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Cambridgeshire
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Salary: £42000 to £50000 per annum - generous benefits
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Salary: to c£50k - £70k + benefits DOE
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Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
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Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
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Salary: From £45,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
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Salary: £Attractive dep. on experience + benefits
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + pension, life/health insurance
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