The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Architect
Rank 247 257 249
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 15 13 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 0.20% 0.16% 0.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.21% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of salaries quoted 5 1 0
Average salary £70,000 £100,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.00% -
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.77%
IT 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
7084 7732 7322
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the East of England 94.78% 95.86% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 5927 6419 6271
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%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

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

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

IT Architect
Salary Trend in the East of England

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

IT Architect Salary Trend in the East of England

IT Architect
Salary Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Architect across the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 August 2015.

IT Architect Salary Histogram in the East of England

IT 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 IT Architect within the East of England region over the 3 months to 5 August 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 +26 9 £60,000 -40.00%
Hertfordshire -11 3 £75,000 -
Bedfordshire - 2 - -
Essex - 2 £72,500 -
IT Architect
England

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title.

1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) TOGAF
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (41.67%) UML
3 10 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 10 (41.67%) SABSA
3 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
4 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (37.50%) Security Architecture
4 9 (37.50%) Information Security
5 8 (33.33%) Project Management
5 8 (33.33%) COBIT
5 8 (33.33%) SaaS
5 8 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
6 7 (29.17%) Degree
7 6 (25.00%) MODAF
8 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
8 5 (20.83%) QA
8 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
9 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
9 4 (16.67%) Windows
9 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
10 3 (12.50%) Firewall
10 3 (12.50%) Finance
10 3 (12.50%) VMware
10 3 (12.50%) Altiris
10 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
11 2 (8.33%) Cisco

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

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, IT jobs across the East of England region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (4.17%) Tomcat
1 1 (4.17%) MS Exchange
1 1 (4.17%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 8 (33.33%) SaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (12.50%) Firewall
2 1 (4.17%) Network Security
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.17%) LAN
2 1 (4.17%) WAN
2 1 (4.17%) TCP/IP
2 1 (4.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
General
1 3 (12.50%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.17%) .NET
1 1 (4.17%) J2EE
1 1 (4.17%) Web Services
1 1 (4.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Data Centre
2 5 (20.83%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (16.67%) Mobile App
4 1 (4.17%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 4 (16.67%) Windows
2 2 (8.33%) AIX
2 2 (8.33%) Linux
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) ITIL
2 11 (45.83%) TOGAF
3 10 (41.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 10 (41.67%) Waterfall
3 10 (41.67%) SABSA
3 10 (41.67%) UML
3 10 (41.67%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (37.50%) Information Security
4 9 (37.50%) Security Architecture
5 8 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
5 8 (33.33%) Project Management
6 6 (25.00%) MODAF
7 5 (20.83%) Service Delivery
8 4 (16.67%) Asset Management
9 1 (4.17%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (4.17%) C
1 1 (4.17%) C#
1 1 (4.17%) Java
1 1 (4.17%) SQL
1 1 (4.17%) VB
1 1 (4.17%) VB.NET
1 1 (4.17%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (29.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (37.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (33.33%) COBIT
3 5 (20.83%) QA
System Software
1 3 (12.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) vSphere
Vendors
1 3 (12.50%) VMware
1 3 (12.50%) Altiris
2 2 (8.33%) Cisco
2 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (8.33%) HP
3 1 (4.17%) Red Hat
3 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
3 1 (4.17%) Oracle