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

Location
3 months to
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 58 47 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 39 59 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 3.15% 4.19% 1.30%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 4.37% 1.33%
Number of salaries quoted 36 46 13
Average salary £67,500 £68,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.73% +29.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £57,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £87,750 £87,500 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +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
1171 1350 975
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 94.66% 95.95% 97.50%
Number of salaries quoted 940 1129 839
Average salary £40,000 £45,000 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.11% +13.92%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £55,000 £66,000
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 1 June 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 1 June 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 -7 12 £87,500 +2.94% 7
Harlow +6 2 £65,000 -7.14%
Basildon -5 2 £67,500 -1.81%
Chelmsford -6 2 £72,500 +7.40%
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 35 (48.61%) Finance
2 27 (37.50%) SOA
3 23 (31.94%) .NET
3 23 (31.94%) Stakeholder Management
4 19 (26.39%) C#
4 19 (26.39%) UML
4 19 (26.39%) TOGAF
5 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
5 16 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
5 16 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET
5 16 (22.22%) MVC
6 14 (19.44%) ERwin
6 14 (19.44%) TDD
7 13 (18.06%) Information Architecture
7 13 (18.06%) Data Modelling
8 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
8 11 (15.28%) Scrum
9 10 (13.89%) TeamCity
9 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
10 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
11 8 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
12 7 (9.72%) Banking
12 7 (9.72%) WAN
12 7 (9.72%) Cisco
13 6 (8.33%) IIS
13 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
13 6 (8.33%) SQL
13 6 (8.33%) T-SQL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 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 6 (8.33%) IIS
2 4 (5.56%) WebSphere
3 3 (4.17%) Lync
4 2 (2.78%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.39%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (6.94%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.39%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.39%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (9.72%) WAN
2 6 (8.33%) MPLS
3 3 (4.17%) Firewall
3 3 (4.17%) Wireless
3 3 (4.17%) LAN
4 2 (2.78%) SAN
4 2 (2.78%) Network Security
4 2 (2.78%) NAS
5 1 (1.39%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 6 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (19.44%) ERwin
2 10 (13.89%) TeamCity
General
1 35 (48.61%) Finance
2 7 (9.72%) Banking
3 2 (2.78%) Military
3 2 (2.78%) Electronics
3 2 (2.78%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.78%) Avionics
4 1 (1.39%) Aerospace
4 1 (1.39%) Law
4 1 (1.39%) Legal
4 1 (1.39%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (31.94%) .NET
2 16 (22.22%) KnockoutJS
2 16 (22.22%) AngularJS
2 16 (22.22%) ASP.NET
3 10 (13.89%) ASP.NET MVC
4 6 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 6 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 4 (5.56%) Middleware
5 4 (5.56%) WinForms
6 2 (2.78%) Web Services
6 2 (2.78%) WCF
6 2 (2.78%) RESTful
7 1 (1.39%) XMPP
7 1 (1.39%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (4.17%) Management Information System
1 3 (4.17%) LIMS
2 1 (1.39%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.39%) Computer Science
2 1 (1.39%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 5 (6.94%) Windows
2 2 (2.78%) Linux
2 2 (2.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (37.50%) SOA
2 23 (31.94%) Stakeholder Management
3 19 (26.39%) UML
3 19 (26.39%) TOGAF
4 16 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (22.22%) MVC
5 14 (19.44%) TDD
6 13 (18.06%) Information Architecture
6 13 (18.06%) Data Modelling
7 11 (15.28%) Scrum
8 10 (13.89%) Software Engineering
9 8 (11.11%) Zachman Framework
10 6 (8.33%) Service Delivery
10 6 (8.33%) Enterprise Architecture
11 5 (6.94%) Load Balancing
12 4 (5.56%) Feature Driven Development
12 4 (5.56%) BDD
13 3 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
13 3 (4.17%) Data Architecture
13 3 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.39%) C#
2 6 (8.33%) JavaScript
2 6 (8.33%) SQL
2 6 (8.33%) T-SQL
3 1 (1.39%) Java
Qualifications
1 6 (8.33%) Degree
2 5 (6.94%) Cisco Certification
2 5 (6.94%) CCNP
3 4 (5.56%) CCNA
3 4 (5.56%) CCDA
3 4 (5.56%) CCDP
3 4 (5.56%) CCIE
3 4 (5.56%) CCSA
3 4 (5.56%) CCSE
3 4 (5.56%) SC Cleared
3 4 (5.56%) Security Cleared
4 3 (4.17%) JNCIP
4 3 (4.17%) JNCIE
5 2 (2.78%) PhD
5 2 (2.78%) Chartered Engineer
System Software
1 4 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.39%) Terminal Services
Vendors
1 11 (15.28%) Microsoft
2 7 (9.72%) Cisco
3 6 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 5 (6.94%) Juniper
5 4 (5.56%) Oracle
5 4 (5.56%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.56%) VMware
6 3 (4.17%) F5
6 3 (4.17%) HP
7 2 (2.78%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.78%) Avaya
8 1 (1.39%) Citrix
Brentwood, Essex
IFDS
Posted: 11 hours ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus+Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
Logic Engagements Ltd
Salary: £85000 - £95000 per annum + bonus, pension, private health
Posted: 3 days ago
Brentwood, Essex
The People Network
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + 20% bonus, pension, medical etc
Posted: 4 days ago
Essex
Ampersand Consulting
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 per year
Posted: 19 days ago