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 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 31 21 37
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +16
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 25 19 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 7.67% 7.01% 1.20%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.06% 7.28% 1.23%
Number of salaries quoted 11 16 2
Average salary £60,000 £52,500 £60,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -13.58%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.62%
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
310 261 163
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 95.09% 96.31% 97.60%
Number of salaries quoted 266 212 158
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £27,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,750 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Farnborough

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 27 (67.50%) VMware
2 26 (65.00%) Cisco
2 26 (65.00%) PaaS
2 26 (65.00%) IaaS
3 25 (62.50%) SaaS
3 25 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
4 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
5 18 (45.00%) EMC
6 17 (42.50%) Finance
7 14 (35.00%) Linux
8 11 (27.50%) ITIL
8 11 (27.50%) B2B
9 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
9 9 (22.50%) CCNP
9 9 (22.50%) Firewall
9 9 (22.50%) vCloud
10 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
10 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (20.00%) CCDP
10 8 (20.00%) Windows
11 7 (17.50%) LAN
11 7 (17.50%) WAN
11 7 (17.50%) CCDA
11 7 (17.50%) Network Security
11 7 (17.50%) Open Source
11 7 (17.50%) DevOps
12 6 (15.00%) Capacity Management
12 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
12 6 (15.00%) ISO 9001
12 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
1 1 (2.50%) Elasticsearch
1 1 (2.50%) Cloud Foundry
Applications
1 2 (5.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 26 (65.00%) PaaS
1 26 (65.00%) IaaS
2 25 (62.50%) Cloud Computing
2 25 (62.50%) SaaS
3 1 (2.50%) Heroku
3 1 (2.50%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 9 (22.50%) Firewall
2 7 (17.50%) LAN
2 7 (17.50%) WAN
2 7 (17.50%) Network Security
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (2.50%) FWSM
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (2.50%) VPN
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) BGP
3 1 (2.50%) IPsec
3 1 (2.50%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (2.50%) Big Data
General
1 17 (42.50%) Finance
2 3 (7.50%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Publishing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Marketing
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.00%) EMC VNX
2 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.50%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.00%) Linux
2 8 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (5.00%) CentOS
4 1 (2.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (27.50%) ITIL
1 11 (27.50%) B2B
2 8 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.50%) Open Source
3 7 (17.50%) DevOps
4 6 (15.00%) Capacity Management
4 6 (15.00%) PRINCE2
5 5 (12.50%) Product Management
6 4 (10.00%) MODAF
6 4 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (7.50%) Configuration Management
7 3 (7.50%) SDLC
8 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.00%) Supplier Management
9 1 (2.50%) CRM
9 1 (2.50%) ERP
9 1 (2.50%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (2.50%) Load Balancing
9 1 (2.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.50%) Python
1 3 (7.50%) Ruby
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 9 (22.50%) CCNP
1 9 (22.50%) Cisco Certification
2 8 (20.00%) CCDP
2 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
3 7 (17.50%) CCDA
4 3 (7.50%) CCIE
4 3 (7.50%) Degree
5 2 (5.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (2.50%) EMC Certification
6 1 (2.50%) CCNA
6 1 (2.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.50%) VCDX
6 1 (2.50%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) ISO 9001
1 6 (15.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (2.50%) QA
System Software
1 19 (47.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 9 (22.50%) vCloud
3 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) CiscoWorks
Vendors
1 27 (67.50%) VMware
2 26 (65.00%) Cisco
3 18 (45.00%) EMC
4 4 (10.00%) Cloudera
5 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
5 2 (5.00%) Microsoft
6 1 (2.50%) Juniper
6 1 (2.50%) SAP
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