The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Farnborough 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 27 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 21 18 34
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 14 22 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 6.97% 10.95% 4.61%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.07% 11.11% 4.90%
Number of salaries quoted 13 14 10
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £53,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +30.23%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £75,000 £62,750
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Architect
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Farnborough 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
Farnborough
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
198 198 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 98.51% 98.51% 94.01%
Number of salaries quoted 169 178 180
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,240
% change year-on-year
- +4.60%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Farnborough

Architect
Salary Trend in Farnborough

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

Architect Salary Trend in Farnborough

Architect
Salary Histogram in Farnborough

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Farnborough region over the 3 months to 27 November 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Farnborough

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 23 (71.88%) Security Cleared
2 18 (56.25%) Windows
3 15 (46.88%) Linux
4 14 (43.75%) SC Cleared
5 11 (34.38%) UNIX
6 9 (28.13%) DV Cleared
7 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 8 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
7 8 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
7 8 (25.00%) Solaris
7 8 (25.00%) HTTP
7 8 (25.00%) HTTPS
7 8 (25.00%) Internet
7 8 (25.00%) McAfee
7 8 (25.00%) Validation
8 7 (21.88%) VMware
8 7 (21.88%) C#
8 7 (21.88%) .NET
8 7 (21.88%) PaaS
8 7 (21.88%) IaaS
8 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
9 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
9 6 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 6 (18.75%) vCloud
9 6 (18.75%) SaaS
9 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
10 5 (15.63%) Cisco
10 5 (15.63%) EMC
10 5 (15.63%) Scrum

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 November 2014, IT jobs across the Farnborough 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 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (21.88%) PaaS
1 7 (21.88%) IaaS
2 6 (18.75%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (18.75%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.00%) HTTP
1 8 (25.00%) HTTPS
1 8 (25.00%) Internet
2 2 (6.25%) Network Security
2 2 (6.25%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
1 3 (9.38%) RDBMS
1 3 (9.38%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.25%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 3 (9.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 3 (9.38%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (6.25%) Aerospace
1 2 (6.25%) Military
1 2 (6.25%) Billing
2 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET
2 3 (9.38%) CSS
2 3 (9.38%) SOAP
2 3 (9.38%) Web Services
2 3 (9.38%) .NET Framework
2 3 (9.38%) jQuery
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (9.38%) REST
2 3 (9.38%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 3 (9.38%) HTML
3 2 (6.25%) Oracle Fusion
3 2 (6.25%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 2 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (6.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (56.25%) Windows
2 15 (46.88%) Linux
3 11 (34.38%) UNIX
4 8 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (25.00%) Solaris
5 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (25.00%) Validation
1 8 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (18.75%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (15.63%) TOGAF
3 5 (15.63%) Scrum
3 5 (15.63%) ITIL
3 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
3 5 (15.63%) Software Engineering
4 4 (12.50%) CRM
5 3 (9.38%) SOA
5 3 (9.38%) MVC
5 3 (9.38%) Cost-Benefit Analysis
5 3 (9.38%) MODAF
5 3 (9.38%) Workflow
5 3 (9.38%) Requirements Management
5 3 (9.38%) Build Automation
6 2 (6.25%) Technical Architecture
6 2 (6.25%) SAP Implementation
6 2 (6.25%) Capacity Management
6 2 (6.25%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) C#
2 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
2 3 (9.38%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 23 (71.88%) Security Cleared
2 14 (43.75%) SC Cleared
3 9 (28.13%) DV Cleared
4 6 (18.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 2 (6.25%) Degree
6 1 (3.13%) MCSE
6 1 (3.13%) MCSA
6 1 (3.13%) CCNP
6 1 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) COBIT
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 8 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
2 7 (21.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (18.75%) vCloud
Vendors
1 8 (25.00%) McAfee
2 7 (21.88%) VMware
3 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
4 5 (15.63%) EMC
4 5 (15.63%) Cisco
5 2 (6.25%) Oracle
5 2 (6.25%) Business Objects
5 2 (6.25%) SAP
5 2 (6.25%) Siebel