The first table below looks at the demand for the Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Essex region.

Location
3 months to
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Architect
Rank - - 95
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 0 0 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex - - 0.17%
As % of the Job Titles category - - 0.18%
Number of salaries quoted 0 0 2
Average salary - - £50,026
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+0.96% -16.80%
Job Titles Category
Essex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1119 1093 1139
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Essex 95.15% 95.96% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 956 903 985
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 £25,000 £28,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Systems Architect
East of England

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in Essex

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

Systems Architect Salary Trend in Essex

Systems Architect
Top 17 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
2 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) Degree
3 1 (20.00%) IEC 61508

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT jobs across the Essex region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 2 (40.00%) SAN
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 4 (80.00%) Project Planning
1 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 2 (40.00%) Business Transformation
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) IEC 61508
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) VMware