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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 34 58 57
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 82 36 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 5.80% 3.31% 3.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.11% 3.48% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 75 28 25
Average salary £72,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+34.25% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £40,052
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £96,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +4.16%
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
1343 1033 852
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.05% 95.12% 97.71%
Number of salaries quoted 1072 783 741
Average salary £42,500 £45,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.55% +12.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £26,367 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -3 31 £87,500 +2.94% 2
Chelmsford -4 4 £55,000 +1.85%
Harlow -4 1 £70,000 +29.62%
Basildon - 1 - -
Colchester - 1 £77,500 -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 89 (58.55%) Finance
2 52 (34.21%) SOA
3 51 (33.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 44 (28.95%) UML
5 38 (25.00%) TOGAF
6 30 (19.74%) Oracle
7 27 (17.76%) Middleware
8 26 (17.11%) WebSphere
8 26 (17.11%) TIBCO
9 24 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
10 22 (14.47%) .NET
11 21 (13.82%) Banking
11 21 (13.82%) Cisco
11 21 (13.82%) Data Modelling
12 20 (13.16%) Microsoft
12 20 (13.16%) Information Architecture
12 20 (13.16%) Windows
13 19 (12.50%) SAN
13 19 (12.50%) webMethods
14 18 (11.84%) Manufacturing
15 16 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
15 16 (10.53%) VMware
16 15 (9.87%) ERwin
17 14 (9.21%) SQL Server
17 14 (9.21%) ITIL
17 14 (9.21%) Firewall
18 13 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
19 12 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
19 12 (7.89%) Juniper
19 12 (7.89%) Cisco Certification

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 26 (17.11%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.63%) IIS
2 4 (2.63%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.32%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (3.29%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.66%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (0.66%) Magento
Communications & Networking
1 19 (12.50%) SAN
2 14 (9.21%) Firewall
3 11 (7.24%) NAS
4 10 (6.58%) LAN
5 9 (5.92%) WAN
5 9 (5.92%) OSPF
5 9 (5.92%) BGP
6 7 (4.61%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.61%) VPN
7 6 (3.95%) MPLS
7 6 (3.95%) VLAN
7 6 (3.95%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (3.29%) Multicast
8 5 (3.29%) FWSM
8 5 (3.29%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (2.63%) Wireless
9 4 (2.63%) IPv4
9 4 (2.63%) IPv6
10 2 (1.32%) DNS
10 2 (1.32%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (9.21%) SQL Server
2 9 (5.92%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 15 (9.87%) ERwin
2 5 (3.29%) Rational DOORS
2 5 (3.29%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 89 (58.55%) Finance
2 21 (13.82%) Banking
3 18 (11.84%) Manufacturing
4 9 (5.92%) Telecoms
5 5 (3.29%) Publishing
6 4 (2.63%) Retail
7 2 (1.32%) Local Government
8 1 (0.66%) Marketing
8 1 (0.66%) Law
8 1 (0.66%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 27 (17.76%) Middleware
2 22 (14.47%) .NET
3 6 (3.95%) J2EE
4 5 (3.29%) .NET Framework
5 4 (2.63%) REST
5 4 (2.63%) SOAP
5 4 (2.63%) Web Services
6 3 (1.97%) JSP
6 3 (1.97%) Java EE
7 1 (0.66%) HTML5
7 1 (0.66%) HTML
7 1 (0.66%) CSS
7 1 (0.66%) Ajax
7 1 (0.66%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.24%) Management Information System
2 4 (2.63%) N-Tier
3 3 (1.97%) LIMS
3 3 (1.97%) CESG
3 3 (1.97%) PKI
3 3 (1.97%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (0.66%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (0.66%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (0.66%) Computer Science
4 1 (0.66%) CESG CLAS
4 1 (0.66%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 20 (13.16%) Windows
2 8 (5.26%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 7 (4.61%) Linux
4 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.66%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (34.21%) SOA
2 51 (33.55%) Stakeholder Management
3 44 (28.95%) UML
4 38 (25.00%) TOGAF
5 24 (15.79%) Enterprise Architecture
6 21 (13.82%) Data Modelling
7 20 (13.16%) Information Architecture
8 14 (9.21%) ITIL
9 13 (8.55%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
11 11 (7.24%) Project Management
11 11 (7.24%) Service Delivery
12 10 (6.58%) Migration
13 8 (5.26%) ETL
13 8 (5.26%) Business Intelligence
14 7 (4.61%) OO
14 7 (4.61%) Waterfall
15 5 (3.29%) Load Balancing
15 5 (3.29%) Scrum
16 4 (2.63%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (6.58%) Java
2 4 (2.63%) C#
2 4 (2.63%) SQL
2 4 (2.63%) R
3 1 (0.66%) C
3 1 (0.66%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.66%) PHP
Qualifications
1 12 (7.89%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (6.58%) Degree
2 10 (6.58%) CCNP
3 5 (3.29%) Security Cleared
3 5 (3.29%) CCDA
3 5 (3.29%) CCSP
4 4 (2.63%) CCNA
5 3 (1.97%) ISEB
5 3 (1.97%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.32%) VCP5
6 2 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.32%) CCA
6 2 (1.32%) Citrix Certification
6 2 (1.32%) MCSE
7 1 (0.66%) CCIE
7 1 (0.66%) CISSP
7 1 (0.66%) CCDP
7 1 (0.66%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.63%) Data Quality
2 3 (1.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.97%) COBIT
2 3 (1.97%) JSP 440
System Software
1 16 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (5.92%) Active Directory
3 8 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
4 4 (2.63%) vSphere
5 1 (0.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.66%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (0.66%) WSUS
1 1 (0.66%) SCCM
1 1 (0.66%) SCOM
Vendors
1 30 (19.74%) Oracle
2 26 (17.11%) TIBCO
3 21 (13.82%) Cisco
4 20 (13.16%) Microsoft
5 19 (12.50%) webMethods
6 16 (10.53%) VMware
7 12 (7.89%) Juniper
8 9 (5.92%) F5
9 7 (4.61%) Red Hat
9 7 (4.61%) Citrix
10 5 (3.29%) IBM
11 2 (1.32%) Software AG
12 1 (0.66%) JD Edwards
12 1 (0.66%) PeopleSoft
12 1 (0.66%) SAP
12 1 (0.66%) SolarWinds
Brentwood
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Essex
Austin Fraser Limited
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + 10% car allowance
Posted: 12 days ago