The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Essex 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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 38 59 72
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 57 29 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.96% 2.68% 2.41%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.22% 2.81% 2.48%
Number of salaries quoted 35 18 25
Average salary £75,000 £47,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+57.89% -20.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,100 £42,500 £40,052
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £79,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
East of 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 Essex 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
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1093 1033 1047
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.13% 95.38% 97.12%
Number of salaries quoted 906 854 897
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +21.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £27,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Architect
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Architect Salary Trend in Essex

Architect
Salary Histogram in Essex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Essex

Architect
Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Essex region over the 3 months to 21 August 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
Brentwood +15 16 £85,000 - 8
Chelmsford +3 8 £66,500 +37.11% 1
Basildon - 5 - -
Colchester - 3 £85,000 -
Southend-on-Sea - 1 £39,806 -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 54 (48.65%) Finance
2 34 (30.63%) .NET
3 24 (21.62%) UML
3 24 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
4 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
5 22 (19.82%) Windows
6 21 (18.92%) Enterprise Architecture
7 18 (16.22%) Oracle
8 16 (14.41%) SOA
9 14 (12.61%) Data Modelling
9 14 (12.61%) Cisco
9 14 (12.61%) VMware
9 14 (12.61%) TOGAF
10 13 (11.71%) SQL Server
10 13 (11.71%) MS Excel
10 13 (11.71%) SAN
10 13 (11.71%) Middleware
11 12 (10.81%) C#
11 12 (10.81%) SQL
11 12 (10.81%) Security Cleared
12 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio
12 11 (9.91%) Degree
13 10 (9.01%) Java
13 10 (9.01%) VB.NET
13 10 (9.01%) Web Services
13 10 (9.01%) Project Management
13 10 (9.01%) Firewall
13 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared
13 10 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
13 10 (9.01%) Information Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex 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 9 (8.11%) WebSphere
2 3 (2.70%) IIS
3 1 (0.90%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.90%) Lync
Applications
1 13 (11.71%) MS Excel
2 3 (2.70%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (5.41%) Oracle CRM
1 6 (5.41%) Magento
2 1 (0.90%) BASE24
2 1 (0.90%) Dynamics AX
Communications & Networking
1 13 (11.71%) SAN
2 10 (9.01%) Firewall
3 8 (7.21%) NAS
3 8 (7.21%) VPN
4 6 (5.41%) Cisco ASA
5 5 (4.50%) MPLS
5 5 (4.50%) OSPF
5 5 (4.50%) BGP
6 4 (3.60%) LAN
6 4 (3.60%) WAN
6 4 (3.60%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.70%) Wireless
8 2 (1.80%) VLAN
8 2 (1.80%) FWSM
8 2 (1.80%) Multicast
8 2 (1.80%) LDAP
8 2 (1.80%) ATM
8 2 (1.80%) DNS
9 1 (0.90%) Internet
9 1 (0.90%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.71%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.50%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (2.70%) DTS
3 3 (2.70%) EDRMS
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (0.90%) NonStop SQL
Development Applications
1 11 (9.91%) Visual Studio
2 7 (6.31%) ERwin
3 3 (2.70%) TeamCity
3 3 (2.70%) Jenkins
General
1 54 (48.65%) Finance
2 9 (8.11%) Banking
3 8 (7.21%) Front Office
4 6 (5.41%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.41%) Marketing
5 5 (4.50%) Military
6 2 (1.80%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (30.63%) .NET
2 13 (11.71%) Middleware
3 10 (9.01%) Web Services
4 5 (4.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (2.70%) JRules
5 3 (2.70%) XML
5 3 (2.70%) SOAP
5 3 (2.70%) .NET Remoting
6 1 (0.90%) Ajax
6 1 (0.90%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.11%) Management Information System
2 5 (4.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (2.70%) Replication
4 2 (1.80%) CESG
5 1 (0.90%) SWIFT
5 1 (0.90%) EMV
5 1 (0.90%) EFT
5 1 (0.90%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 22 (19.82%) Windows
2 8 (7.21%) Linux
3 6 (5.41%) Apple iOS
4 4 (3.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (2.70%) UNIX
6 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.80%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (21.62%) UML
1 24 (21.62%) Stakeholder Management
2 21 (18.92%) Enterprise Architecture
3 16 (14.41%) SOA
4 14 (12.61%) Data Modelling
4 14 (12.61%) TOGAF
5 10 (9.01%) Project Management
5 10 (9.01%) Information Architecture
6 9 (8.11%) Service Delivery
6 9 (8.11%) Workflow
7 8 (7.21%) Business Intelligence
7 8 (7.21%) ITIL
7 8 (7.21%) Performance Testing
7 8 (7.21%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (6.31%) E-Commerce
8 7 (6.31%) OO
8 7 (6.31%) Change Management
9 6 (5.41%) Migration
9 6 (5.41%) CRM
9 6 (5.41%) Requirements Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (10.81%) C#
1 12 (10.81%) SQL
2 10 (9.01%) VB.NET
2 10 (9.01%) Java
3 8 (7.21%) C
4 6 (5.41%) PHP
5 3 (2.70%) C++
6 2 (1.80%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (10.81%) Security Cleared
2 11 (9.91%) Degree
3 10 (9.01%) SC Cleared
4 7 (6.31%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.70%) CCIE
6 2 (1.80%) CCSP
6 2 (1.80%) CCNP
6 2 (1.80%) CCDA
6 2 (1.80%) CCA
6 2 (1.80%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.80%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.80%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.80%) VCP5
6 2 (1.80%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (4.50%) JSP 440
2 3 (2.70%) QA
3 1 (0.90%) ISO 8583
3 1 (0.90%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 10 (9.01%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.70%) Microsoft Virtual Server
2 3 (2.70%) UAG
3 1 (0.90%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.90%) ProxySG
3 1 (0.90%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 3 (2.70%) Puppet
1 3 (2.70%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (0.90%) FortiGate
2 1 (0.90%) WSUS
2 1 (0.90%) SCCM
Vendors
1 23 (20.72%) Microsoft
2 18 (16.22%) Oracle
3 14 (12.61%) Cisco
3 14 (12.61%) VMware
4 9 (8.11%) TIBCO
4 9 (8.11%) webMethods
5 8 (7.21%) Juniper
6 7 (6.31%) Citrix
7 6 (5.41%) SAP
7 6 (5.41%) NEC
7 6 (5.41%) JD Edwards
8 5 (4.50%) F5
9 3 (2.70%) Red Hat
9 3 (2.70%) JBoss
10 2 (1.80%) Software AG
11 1 (0.90%) HP
11 1 (0.90%) PeopleSoft
11 1 (0.90%) Cognizant
11 1 (0.90%) CheckPoint
11 1 (0.90%) Blue Coat
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 3 days ago
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Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 6 days ago
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Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 6 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 5-8k car, bonus, pension, medical
Posted: 23 days ago
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The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 5-8k car, Pension, Medical, bonus
Posted: 23 days ago
Brentwood
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 5-8k car, Bonus, Pension, Medical
Posted: 23 days ago