The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 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 Glasgow region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 71 50 59
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 40 51 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.76% 4.75% 2.46%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.87% 5.07% 2.59%
Number of salaries quoted 20 21 21
Average salary £48,750 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-18.75% +4.34%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Glasgow
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1394 1006 810
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Glasgow 96.27% 93.76% 95.07%
Number of salaries quoted 906 551 639
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Architect
Scotland

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 18 April 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Glasgow

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 40 (41.67%) Java
2 39 (40.63%) Linux
3 34 (35.42%) Open Source
4 32 (33.33%) MongoDB
4 32 (33.33%) Middleware
5 30 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
6 28 (29.17%) Red Hat
6 28 (29.17%) TOGAF
7 26 (27.08%) Jython
8 24 (25.00%) JBoss
8 24 (25.00%) Python
9 23 (23.96%) OO
10 22 (22.92%) Enterprise Architecture
10 22 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
10 22 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 21 (21.88%) SugarCRM
12 20 (20.83%) Finance
13 15 (15.63%) Debian
13 15 (15.63%) Drupal
13 15 (15.63%) Talend Open Studio
13 15 (15.63%) Pentaho
13 15 (15.63%) Talend
14 14 (14.58%) Ubuntu
14 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
14 14 (14.58%) ITIL
14 14 (14.58%) Oracle
15 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
16 10 (10.42%) VMware
16 10 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
17 9 (9.38%) SC Cleared

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 21 (21.88%) SugarCRM
2 15 (15.63%) Drupal
3 6 (6.25%) Apache
4 4 (4.17%) CMS
5 3 (3.13%) Umbraco
5 3 (3.13%) Sitecore CMS
6 2 (2.08%) Alfresco
7 1 (1.04%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.04%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.04%) WebSphere
7 1 (1.04%) Mule
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 1 (1.04%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 4 (4.17%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.08%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.04%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.13%) Firewall
1 3 (3.13%) LAN
1 3 (3.13%) DNS
1 3 (3.13%) VoIP
1 3 (3.13%) WAN
1 3 (3.13%) Network Security
2 2 (2.08%) Internet
2 2 (2.08%) DHCP
2 2 (2.08%) VPN
3 1 (1.04%) SMS
3 1 (1.04%) BGP
3 1 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (33.33%) MongoDB
2 30 (31.25%) Apache Cassandra
3 22 (22.92%) PostgreSQL
4 15 (15.63%) Pentaho
5 8 (8.33%) SQL Server
5 8 (8.33%) NoSQL
6 4 (4.17%) MySQL
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 10g
7 1 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2008
7 1 (1.04%) Redis
7 1 (1.04%) Big Data
7 1 (1.04%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (1.04%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 15 (15.63%) Talend Open Studio
2 3 (3.13%) ERwin
2 3 (3.13%) PowerDesigner
3 1 (1.04%) Maven
3 1 (1.04%) JUnit
3 1 (1.04%) Jenkins
General
1 20 (20.83%) Finance
2 8 (8.33%) Games
3 6 (6.25%) Legal
3 6 (6.25%) Advertising
4 2 (2.08%) Banking
4 2 (2.08%) Publishing
5 1 (1.04%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (33.33%) Middleware
2 6 (6.25%) .NET
2 6 (6.25%) LAMP
3 5 (5.21%) Spring
4 4 (4.17%) XML
5 3 (3.13%) Hibernate
5 3 (3.13%) JSF
6 2 (2.08%) AngularJS
6 2 (2.08%) CSS3
6 2 (2.08%) Java EE
6 2 (2.08%) jQuery
6 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (2.08%) HTML
6 2 (2.08%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.08%) CSS
6 2 (2.08%) Ajax
7 1 (1.04%) JDBC
7 1 (1.04%) SOAP
7 1 (1.04%) Struts
7 1 (1.04%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 34 (35.42%) Open Source
2 7 (7.29%) Online Games
2 7 (7.29%) Blog
3 3 (3.13%) Fixed Income
3 3 (3.13%) Derivative
3 3 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.04%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.04%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.04%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.04%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.04%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 39 (40.63%) Linux
2 22 (22.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 15 (15.63%) Debian
4 14 (14.58%) Ubuntu
5 8 (8.33%) UNIX
6 7 (7.29%) Windows
7 1 (1.04%) AIX
7 1 (1.04%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (29.17%) TOGAF
2 23 (23.96%) OO
3 22 (22.92%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (14.58%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.58%) ITIL
5 8 (8.33%) SOA
6 6 (6.25%) MVC
7 5 (5.21%) Migration
7 5 (5.21%) Stakeholder Management
7 5 (5.21%) Scrum
7 5 (5.21%) Data Modelling
7 5 (5.21%) Requirements Analysis
7 5 (5.21%) Waterfall
7 5 (5.21%) Security Architecture
8 4 (4.17%) OOD
8 4 (4.17%) Software Testing
8 4 (4.17%) Project Management
9 3 (3.13%) Business Analysis
9 3 (3.13%) UML
9 3 (3.13%) Test Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (41.67%) Java
2 26 (27.08%) Jython
3 24 (25.00%) Python
4 9 (9.38%) C#
5 6 (6.25%) PHP
6 5 (5.21%) C++
7 3 (3.13%) VB
8 2 (2.08%) SQL
9 1 (1.04%) VBScript
9 1 (1.04%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.04%) Perl
9 1 (1.04%) C
9 1 (1.04%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (9.38%) SC Cleared
1 9 (9.38%) Security Cleared
2 4 (4.17%) ISEB
2 4 (4.17%) ISEB Practitioner
3 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (3.13%) CCIE
3 3 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.04%) HL7
System Software
1 10 (10.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.04%) Active Directory
2 1 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (2.08%) OpenAM
Vendors
1 28 (29.17%) Red Hat
2 24 (25.00%) JBoss
3 15 (15.63%) Talend
4 14 (14.58%) Oracle
5 13 (13.54%) Microsoft
6 10 (10.42%) VMware
7 5 (5.21%) Cisco
8 3 (3.13%) Juniper
8 3 (3.13%) Sitecore
9 2 (2.08%) ForgeRock
10 1 (1.04%) CheckPoint
10 1 (1.04%) Remedy
10 1 (1.04%) Dell
10 1 (1.04%) EMC
10 1 (1.04%) BMC
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