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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 43 32 66
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +34
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 48 60 29
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.80% 5.47% 2.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.18% 5.73% 2.78%
Number of salaries quoted 31 36 16
Average salary £72,000 £80,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.00% +68.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,459 £57,750 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,500 £85,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.62%
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
1147 1048 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 90.82% 95.62% 95.52%
Number of salaries quoted 872 859 851
Average salary £39,000 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.50% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £54,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 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
Brentwood -9 17 £85,000 - 1
Colchester +8 8 £72,000 -0.68% 1
Chelmsford -16 5 - -
Southend-on-Sea -6 4 £57,383 +44.15%
Basildon -9 3 £65,000 - 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 37 (42.53%) Finance
2 29 (33.33%) .NET
3 25 (28.74%) TOGAF
4 24 (27.59%) UML
5 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
5 22 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
6 20 (22.99%) Windows
7 19 (21.84%) ERwin
7 19 (21.84%) TDD
7 19 (21.84%) VMware
7 19 (21.84%) TeamCity
8 18 (20.69%) MVC
8 18 (20.69%) SOA
8 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET
8 18 (20.69%) C#
9 17 (19.54%) Data Modelling
9 17 (19.54%) Scrum
9 17 (19.54%) KnockoutJS
9 17 (19.54%) AngularJS
10 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
10 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
11 14 (16.09%) Degree
11 14 (16.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 14 (16.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 14 (16.09%) IIS
11 14 (16.09%) Information Architecture
12 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
12 12 (13.79%) Management Information System
12 12 (13.79%) Zachman Framework
12 12 (13.79%) Banking

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 14 (16.09%) IIS
2 8 (9.20%) JBoss
2 8 (9.20%) BizTalk Server
3 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 11 (12.64%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.30%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) WAN
1 5 (5.75%) SAN
2 4 (4.60%) MPLS
2 4 (4.60%) TCP/IP
2 4 (4.60%) LAN
2 4 (4.60%) NAS
3 3 (3.45%) Wireless
3 3 (3.45%) DNS
4 1 (1.15%) VPN
4 1 (1.15%) OSPF
4 1 (1.15%) BGP
4 1 (1.15%) Firewall
4 1 (1.15%) VLAN
4 1 (1.15%) Network Security
4 1 (1.15%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (1.15%) FWSM
4 1 (1.15%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (25.29%) SQL Server
2 14 (16.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 14 (16.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 8 (9.20%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 8 (9.20%) DTS
3 8 (9.20%) EDRMS
4 1 (1.15%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
4 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 19 (21.84%) ERwin
1 19 (21.84%) TeamCity
2 8 (9.20%) Jenkins
2 8 (9.20%) Octopus Deploy
3 1 (1.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio
General
1 37 (42.53%) Finance
2 12 (13.79%) Banking
3 5 (5.75%) Retail
4 3 (3.45%) Avionics
4 3 (3.45%) Military
4 3 (3.45%) Electronics
5 2 (2.30%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.15%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (33.33%) .NET
2 18 (20.69%) ASP.NET
3 17 (19.54%) KnockoutJS
3 17 (19.54%) AngularJS
4 12 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
5 7 (8.05%) .NET Framework
6 6 (6.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 4 (4.60%) WinForms
8 3 (3.45%) Web Services
8 3 (3.45%) WCF
9 2 (2.30%) RESTful
10 1 (1.15%) jQuery
10 1 (1.15%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.15%) REST
10 1 (1.15%) Middleware
10 1 (1.15%) HTML
10 1 (1.15%) CSS
10 1 (1.15%) SOAP
10 1 (1.15%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 12 (13.79%) Management Information System
2 8 (9.20%) Enterprise Software
3 6 (6.90%) Data Centre
4 1 (1.15%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.15%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 20 (22.99%) Windows
2 4 (4.60%) Linux
3 2 (2.30%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 2 (2.30%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (28.74%) TOGAF
2 24 (27.59%) UML
3 22 (25.29%) Agile Software Development
4 19 (21.84%) TDD
5 18 (20.69%) SOA
5 18 (20.69%) MVC
6 17 (19.54%) Data Modelling
6 17 (19.54%) Scrum
7 15 (17.24%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (16.09%) Information Architecture
9 12 (13.79%) Zachman Framework
10 11 (12.64%) Software Engineering
11 9 (10.34%) Project Management
11 9 (10.34%) OO
11 9 (10.34%) Mentoring
12 8 (9.20%) Coaching
12 8 (9.20%) DevOps
12 8 (9.20%) SSADM
12 8 (9.20%) Configuration Management
12 8 (9.20%) OOA/OOD
Programming Languages
1 18 (20.69%) C#
2 9 (10.34%) SQL
3 8 (9.20%) Java
4 6 (6.90%) JavaScript
4 6 (6.90%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (16.09%) Degree
2 4 (4.60%) CITP
3 3 (3.45%) Chartered Engineer
3 3 (3.45%) PhD
4 2 (2.30%) CCNP
4 2 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.30%) CCDA
5 1 (1.15%) CCDP
5 1 (1.15%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) Security Cleared
5 1 (1.15%) CCSA
5 1 (1.15%) CCSE
5 1 (1.15%) JNCIP
5 1 (1.15%) JNCIE
5 1 (1.15%) CCNA
5 1 (1.15%) CCIE
5 1 (1.15%) CCSP
System Software
1 11 (12.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.45%) Hyper-V
2 3 (3.45%) Active Directory
2 3 (3.45%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 8 (9.20%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) VMware
2 15 (17.24%) Microsoft
3 8 (9.20%) HP
3 8 (9.20%) webMethods
4 6 (6.90%) Cisco
5 5 (5.75%) CheckPoint
6 3 (3.45%) Dell
6 3 (3.45%) Intel
7 2 (2.30%) Juniper
7 2 (2.30%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.15%) TIBCO
8 1 (1.15%) Oracle
8 1 (1.15%) F5
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Salary: Competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Colchester, Essex
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Salary: From £50,000 to £55,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Basildon
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Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 days ago