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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 33 15 41
Rank change year-on-year
-18 +26
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 1 23 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 0.55% 11.98% 3.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.57% 12.92% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 1 18 8
Average salary £65,000 £60,000 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% +20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
174 178 232
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Farnborough 95.60% 92.71% 97.07%
Number of salaries quoted 159 149 221
Average salary £35,000 £42,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-17.64% +6.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £31,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 February 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 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (40.00%) SaaS
2 6 (40.00%) PaaS
2 6 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
2 6 (40.00%) vCloud
2 6 (40.00%) IaaS
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) Linux
2 6 (40.00%) Cisco
3 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 4 (26.67%) C#
4 4 (26.67%) .NET
5 3 (20.00%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (13.33%) User Experience
6 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
6 2 (13.33%) Scrum
6 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
6 2 (13.33%) MODAF
6 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (13.33%) Degree
6 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 2 (13.33%) Military
6 2 (13.33%) Management Information System

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Farnborough by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 2 (13.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (13.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (40.00%) Cloud Computing
1 6 (40.00%) SaaS
1 6 (40.00%) PaaS
1 6 (40.00%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) TCP/IP
1 1 (6.67%) MPLS
1 1 (6.67%) OSPF
1 1 (6.67%) BGP
1 1 (6.67%) EIGRP
1 1 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.67%) BusinessObjects
General
1 2 (13.33%) Aerospace
1 2 (13.33%) Military
2 1 (6.67%) Billing
2 1 (6.67%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (26.67%) .NET
2 1 (6.67%) Middleware
2 1 (6.67%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (13.33%) User Experience
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
1 6 (40.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (20.00%) ITIL
1 3 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (13.33%) MODAF
2 2 (13.33%) Capacity Management
2 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
2 2 (13.33%) Configuration Management
2 2 (13.33%) Scrum
2 2 (13.33%) CRM
3 1 (6.67%) Data Modelling
3 1 (6.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (6.67%) SAP Implementation
Programming Languages
1 4 (26.67%) C#
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (33.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
3 2 (13.33%) SC Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) CCIE
4 1 (6.67%) CCNP
4 1 (6.67%) CCDP
4 1 (6.67%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) COBIT
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 6 (40.00%) vCloud
Vendors
1 6 (40.00%) Cisco
1 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) EMC
3 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.67%) Oracle
4 1 (6.67%) Business Objects
4 1 (6.67%) SAP
4 1 (6.67%) Siebel