The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Glasgow 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 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 45 44 67
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 71 66 43
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 5.62% 5.28% 3.06%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.75% 5.49% 3.17%
Number of salaries quoted 47 50 21
Average salary £65,000 £58,250 £50,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.58% +16.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £43,913 £36,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.38% +7.91%
Architect
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Glasgow 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
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1235 1202 1357
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 97.78% 96.08% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 746 806 881
Average salary £42,500 £44,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.40% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £29,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

Architect
Salary Trend in Glasgow

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

Architect Salary Trend in Glasgow

Architect
Salary Histogram in Glasgow

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Glasgow region over the 3 months to 29 April 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 60 (37.97%) TOGAF
2 51 (32.28%) Enterprise Architecture
3 49 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
4 45 (28.48%) Finance
5 40 (25.32%) Stakeholder Management
6 39 (24.68%) Oracle
7 36 (22.78%) Presales
8 34 (21.52%) Microsoft
9 33 (20.89%) Java
9 33 (20.89%) Zachman Framework
10 32 (20.25%) Open Source
11 23 (14.56%) UML
12 21 (13.29%) Waterfall
12 21 (13.29%) SOA
13 20 (12.66%) SQL
14 19 (12.03%) ERP
15 16 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
15 16 (10.13%) .NET
15 16 (10.13%) Windows
16 14 (8.86%) Data Modelling
16 14 (8.86%) SaaS
16 14 (8.86%) Business Transformation
17 13 (8.23%) Data Centre
17 13 (8.23%) PaaS
17 13 (8.23%) Security Cleared
17 13 (8.23%) CRM
17 13 (8.23%) Scrum
18 11 (6.96%) Banking
18 11 (6.96%) Linux
19 10 (6.33%) SQL Server

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT jobs across the Glasgow 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 7 (4.43%) WebSphere
2 3 (1.90%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.27%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (1.27%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.63%) JBoss
4 1 (0.63%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (5.70%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 7 (4.43%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.63%) Sonata
Cloud Services
1 16 (10.13%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (8.86%) SaaS
3 13 (8.23%) PaaS
4 1 (0.63%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.63%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (3.80%) Firewall
1 6 (3.80%) WAN
2 3 (1.90%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (1.90%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (1.90%) Internet
2 3 (1.90%) IPsec
2 3 (1.90%) IPv4
2 3 (1.90%) LAN
2 3 (1.90%) MPLS
2 3 (1.90%) OSPF
2 3 (1.90%) SAN
2 3 (1.90%) SSL
2 3 (1.90%) VPN
2 3 (1.90%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (1.27%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (1.27%) Network Security
4 1 (0.63%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.33%) SQL Server
2 8 (5.06%) Data Warehouse
3 5 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
3 5 (3.16%) MongoDB
3 5 (3.16%) NoSQL
4 4 (2.53%) MarkLogic
4 4 (2.53%) Relational Database
5 3 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 2 (1.27%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.63%) Big Data
7 1 (0.63%) DB2
7 1 (0.63%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.63%) RDBMS
7 1 (0.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (2.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (1.27%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (0.63%) ERwin
3 1 (0.63%) MagicDraw
General
1 45 (28.48%) Finance
2 11 (6.96%) Banking
3 1 (0.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (0.63%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (10.13%) .NET
2 6 (3.80%) ASP.NET
3 5 (3.16%) ASP.NET MVC
3 5 (3.16%) HTML
3 5 (3.16%) Java EE
3 5 (3.16%) Middleware
3 5 (3.16%) Web Services
3 5 (3.16%) XML
4 4 (2.53%) BSON
4 4 (2.53%) HTML5
4 4 (2.53%) JSON
4 4 (2.53%) RESTful
4 4 (2.53%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (1.90%) J2EE
5 3 (1.90%) X-Windows
6 1 (0.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 1 (0.63%) CSS
6 1 (0.63%) Hibernate
6 1 (0.63%) SOAP
6 1 (0.63%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 13 (8.23%) Data Centre
2 7 (4.43%) Data Structures
3 6 (3.80%) Data Integration
3 6 (3.80%) Reference Data
4 5 (3.16%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (1.27%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 2 (1.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.27%) Mobile App
5 2 (1.27%) Visualisation
6 1 (0.63%) Hybrid Cloud
6 1 (0.63%) Mainframe
6 1 (0.63%) N-Tier
6 1 (0.63%) Pricing Data
6 1 (0.63%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.63%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 16 (10.13%) Windows
2 11 (6.96%) Linux
3 9 (5.70%) Unix
3 9 (5.70%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.90%) AIX
4 3 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (1.90%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (37.97%) TOGAF
2 51 (32.28%) Enterprise Architecture
3 49 (31.01%) Agile Software Development
4 40 (25.32%) Stakeholder Management
5 36 (22.78%) Presales
6 33 (20.89%) Zachman Framework
7 32 (20.25%) Open Source
8 23 (14.56%) UML
9 21 (13.29%) SOA
9 21 (13.29%) Waterfall
10 19 (12.03%) ERP
11 14 (8.86%) Business Transformation
11 14 (8.86%) Data Modelling
12 13 (8.23%) CRM
12 13 (8.23%) Scrum
13 10 (6.33%) Software Engineering
14 9 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
15 7 (4.43%) ITIL
15 7 (4.43%) Network Architecture
16 6 (3.80%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 33 (20.89%) Java
2 20 (12.66%) SQL
3 6 (3.80%) C
3 6 (3.80%) Perl
4 5 (3.16%) C#
5 4 (2.53%) PL/SQL
6 2 (1.27%) C++
7 1 (0.63%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.63%) Python
7 1 (0.63%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 13 (8.23%) Security Cleared
2 3 (1.90%) CCIE
2 3 (1.90%) CCNP
2 3 (1.90%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (1.90%) CISSP
2 3 (1.90%) Degree
2 3 (1.90%) SC Cleared
3 2 (1.27%) JNCIE
4 1 (0.63%) ISEB
4 1 (0.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (1.90%) COBIT
2 2 (1.27%) Data Quality
2 2 (1.27%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 9 (5.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.80%) Hyper-V
3 3 (1.90%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 3 (1.90%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 39 (24.68%) Oracle
2 34 (21.52%) Microsoft
3 9 (5.70%) VMware
4 7 (4.43%) Cisco
4 7 (4.43%) Salesforce.com
4 7 (4.43%) SAP
5 6 (3.80%) IBM
6 5 (3.16%) F5
6 5 (3.16%) MicroStrategy
7 3 (1.90%) CheckPoint
7 3 (1.90%) Citrix
7 3 (1.90%) Dell
7 3 (1.90%) EMC
7 3 (1.90%) Palo Alto
7 3 (1.90%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.27%) Apple
8 2 (1.27%) Informatica
8 2 (1.27%) Juniper
9 1 (0.63%) CA
9 1 (0.63%) Cognizant
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