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 14 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
14 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 49 61 44
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -17
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 52 41 40
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 4.41% 3.28% 4.03%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.56% 3.39% 4.16%
Number of salaries quoted 44 40 30
Average salary £83,750 £81,250 £63,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.07% +27.95%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,491 £59,200 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £98,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
1141 1208 961
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 96.69% 96.56% 96.88%
Number of salaries quoted 874 985 728
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 14 February 2016.

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 14 February 2016. 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 +6 29 £100,000 +14.28%
Basildon - 8 £67,500 - 3
Southend-on-Sea - 6 £51,459 -
Colchester -16 1 £62,500 -19.35%
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 67 (57.26%) Finance
2 33 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
3 30 (25.64%) SOA
4 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
4 29 (24.79%) Degree
5 28 (23.93%) Banking
5 28 (23.93%) Telecoms
6 26 (22.22%) TOGAF
7 23 (19.66%) Mobile App
8 21 (17.95%) Enterprise Architecture
8 21 (17.95%) .NET
8 21 (17.95%) Middleware
9 20 (17.09%) Oracle
10 19 (16.24%) UML
11 18 (15.38%) Wealth Management
12 16 (13.68%) Straight-Through Processing
12 16 (13.68%) Workflow
13 15 (12.82%) WebSphere
13 15 (12.82%) TIBCO
14 14 (11.97%) Windows
14 14 (11.97%) Analytics
14 14 (11.97%) Translating Business Requirements
15 13 (11.11%) SDLC
15 13 (11.11%) Computer Science
16 12 (10.26%) Data Centre
17 11 (9.40%) Waterfall
17 11 (9.40%) Enterprise Software
17 11 (9.40%) Product Management
17 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
17 11 (9.40%) SQL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 14 February 2016, 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 15 (12.82%) WebSphere
2 8 (6.84%) BizTalk Server
3 6 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 5 (4.27%) Apache
4 5 (4.27%) JBoss
5 1 (0.85%) Skype for Business
5 1 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 1 (0.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.27%) IaaS
1 5 (4.27%) Office 365
1 5 (4.27%) PaaS
1 5 (4.27%) SaaS
2 4 (3.42%) Yammer
3 2 (1.71%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.13%) Firewall
2 5 (4.27%) LDAP
2 5 (4.27%) TCP/IP
2 5 (4.27%) VPN
3 3 (2.56%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (2.56%) Cisco Nexus
3 3 (2.56%) DNS
3 3 (2.56%) IPsec
3 3 (2.56%) MPLS
3 3 (2.56%) NAS
3 3 (2.56%) Network Security
3 3 (2.56%) OSPF
3 3 (2.56%) SAN
3 3 (2.56%) SSL
3 3 (2.56%) WAN
4 2 (1.71%) IPv4
4 2 (1.71%) LAN
5 1 (0.85%) Cisco Wireless
5 1 (0.85%) Internet
5 1 (0.85%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.85%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 6 (5.13%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (2.56%) ERwin
General
1 67 (57.26%) Finance
2 28 (23.93%) Banking
2 28 (23.93%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.56%) Law
3 3 (2.56%) Legal
4 2 (1.71%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.85%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (17.95%) .NET
1 21 (17.95%) Middleware
2 6 (5.13%) XML
2 6 (5.13%) XML Messaging
3 1 (0.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 23 (19.66%) Mobile App
2 13 (11.11%) Computer Science
3 12 (10.26%) Data Centre
4 11 (9.40%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (5.98%) User Experience
6 6 (5.13%) Reinsurance
7 4 (3.42%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.56%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
8 3 (2.56%) PKI
9 2 (1.71%) Analytical Skills
9 2 (1.71%) iPad
9 2 (1.71%) Mathematics
10 1 (0.85%) BYOD
10 1 (0.85%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 14 (11.97%) Windows
2 9 (7.69%) Linux
2 9 (7.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (5.13%) Android
3 6 (5.13%) Apple iOS
3 6 (5.13%) Windows Phone
4 5 (4.27%) Solaris
4 5 (4.27%) Unix
5 4 (3.42%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (28.21%) Stakeholder Management
2 30 (25.64%) SOA
3 29 (24.79%) Agile Software Development
4 26 (22.22%) TOGAF
5 21 (17.95%) Enterprise Architecture
6 19 (16.24%) UML
7 18 (15.38%) Wealth Management
8 16 (13.68%) Straight-Through Processing
8 16 (13.68%) Workflow
9 14 (11.97%) Analytics
9 14 (11.97%) Translating Business Requirements
10 13 (11.11%) SDLC
11 11 (9.40%) Product Management
11 11 (9.40%) Project Management
11 11 (9.40%) Waterfall
12 10 (8.55%) Data Analytics
12 10 (8.55%) Scrum
13 9 (7.69%) API Design
13 9 (7.69%) ITIL
14 8 (6.84%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.40%) SQL
2 9 (7.69%) Java
3 3 (2.56%) C#
4 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 29 (24.79%) Degree
2 5 (4.27%) RHCSA
2 5 (4.27%) Sun Certification
3 4 (3.42%) CISSP
3 4 (3.42%) CITP
4 3 (2.56%) CCDA
4 3 (2.56%) CCDP
4 3 (2.56%) CCIE
4 3 (2.56%) CCNA
4 3 (2.56%) CCNP
4 3 (2.56%) CCSA
4 3 (2.56%) CCSE
4 3 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (2.56%) JNCIE
4 3 (2.56%) JNCIP
5 2 (1.71%) CCSP
5 2 (1.71%) JNCIA
6 1 (0.85%) CISA
6 1 (0.85%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.56%) COBIT
1 3 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (2.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (5.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (2.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
2 3 (2.56%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 1 (0.85%) AirWatch
1 1 (0.85%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 20 (17.09%) Oracle
2 15 (12.82%) TIBCO
3 9 (7.69%) Red Hat
3 9 (7.69%) webMethods
4 8 (6.84%) Cisco
4 8 (6.84%) Juniper
5 6 (5.13%) Guidewire
5 6 (5.13%) VMware
6 3 (2.56%) CheckPoint
6 3 (2.56%) Dell
6 3 (2.56%) F5
6 3 (2.56%) HP
6 3 (2.56%) Intel
6 3 (2.56%) Palo Alto
7 2 (1.71%) Microsoft
8 1 (0.85%) Avaya
8 1 (0.85%) MobileIron
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