The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Gloucestershire 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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 65 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 37 50 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 3.34% 4.37% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.45% 4.50% 4.71%
Number of salaries quoted 26 22 31
Average salary £71,250 £58,750 £51,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.27% +15.19%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,750 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £54,750
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,750 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+0.38% +7.02%
Architect
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Gloucestershire 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
Gloucestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1071 1111 870
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.66% 97.20% 95.19%
Number of salaries quoted 751 877 750
Average salary £42,500 £38,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.38% +2.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £49,950 £58,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

Architect
Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Gloucestershire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Gloucestershire

Architect
Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheltenham -8 18 £72,500 +26.08% 3
Gloucester -1 3 £70,000 +12.00%
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 19 (28.36%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (20.90%) Telecoms
2 14 (20.90%) Finance
2 14 (20.90%) Information Assurance
3 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
3 11 (16.42%) Performance Engineering
3 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
4 10 (14.93%) Web Services
4 10 (14.93%) Scrum
4 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
4 10 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
5 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
5 9 (13.43%) EAI
5 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (13.43%) IBM
6 8 (11.94%) Apple
6 8 (11.94%) SAP
6 8 (11.94%) JBoss
6 8 (11.94%) Java
6 8 (11.94%) VMware
6 8 (11.94%) MVC
6 8 (11.94%) TDD
6 8 (11.94%) Retail
6 8 (11.94%) Spring
6 8 (11.94%) Marketing
6 8 (11.94%) Spring MVC
6 8 (11.94%) SaaS
6 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
6 8 (11.94%) Kanban

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT jobs across the Gloucestershire 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 8 (11.94%) JBoss
1 8 (11.94%) Mule
2 3 (4.48%) MS Exchange
3 1 (1.49%) SAS
Business Applications
1 7 (10.45%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.49%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.93%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (11.94%) SaaS
3 2 (2.99%) Google Cloud Platform
3 2 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (8.96%) Firewall
2 4 (5.97%) WAN
3 3 (4.48%) DNS
3 3 (4.48%) LAN
4 2 (2.99%) Network Security
5 1 (1.49%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.94%) Amazon DynamoDB
1 8 (11.94%) MongoDB
2 7 (10.45%) Big Data
3 2 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (2.99%) DB2
4 1 (1.49%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.49%) Pentaho
4 1 (1.49%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.49%) Relational Database
General
1 14 (20.90%) Finance
1 14 (20.90%) Telecoms
2 8 (11.94%) Marketing
2 8 (11.94%) Retail
3 7 (10.45%) Electronics
3 7 (10.45%) Manufacturing
4 5 (7.46%) Multimedia
5 2 (2.99%) German Language
5 2 (2.99%) Italian Language
5 2 (2.99%) Spanish Language
6 1 (1.49%) Local Government
6 1 (1.49%) Portuguese Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (14.93%) Web Services
2 8 (11.94%) Apache Camel
2 8 (11.94%) Spring
2 8 (11.94%) Spring MVC
3 2 (2.99%) .NET
4 1 (1.49%) COM
4 1 (1.49%) J2EE
4 1 (1.49%) JSON
4 1 (1.49%) REST
4 1 (1.49%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.45%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (8.96%) Psychology
2 6 (8.96%) Taxonomies
3 4 (5.97%) Data Centre
4 3 (4.48%) Management Information System
4 3 (4.48%) Private Cloud
5 1 (1.49%) CESG
5 1 (1.49%) Cyberthreat
5 1 (1.49%) Data Integration
5 1 (1.49%) Data Structures
5 1 (1.49%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.49%) iPad
5 1 (1.49%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (10.45%) Windows
2 5 (7.46%) Android
3 2 (2.99%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (28.36%) Cybersecurity
2 14 (20.90%) Information Assurance
3 11 (16.42%) Performance Engineering
4 10 (14.93%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (14.93%) Mentoring
4 10 (14.93%) Scrum
5 9 (13.43%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (13.43%) EAI
5 9 (13.43%) E-Commerce
6 8 (11.94%) BDD
6 8 (11.94%) Kanban
6 8 (11.94%) MVC
6 8 (11.94%) TDD
7 7 (10.45%) Data Management
7 7 (10.45%) Digital Marketing
7 7 (10.45%) Programme Management
7 7 (10.45%) TOGAF
8 6 (8.96%) Capacity Planning
9 5 (7.46%) Release Management
9 5 (7.46%) SABSA
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.94%) Java
2 5 (7.46%) C
3 2 (2.99%) C#
3 2 (2.99%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (16.42%) Security Cleared
2 8 (11.94%) DV Cleared
3 5 (7.46%) SC Cleared
4 4 (5.97%) CCDP
4 4 (5.97%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.97%) Degree
5 3 (4.48%) CISA
5 3 (4.48%) CISM
5 3 (4.48%) CISSP
6 1 (1.49%) CCIE
6 1 (1.49%) CCNP
6 1 (1.49%) CCSA
6 1 (1.49%) VCAP
6 1 (1.49%) VCDX
6 1 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 5 (7.46%) QA
2 4 (5.97%) SLA
3 2 (2.99%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 5 (7.46%) Active Directory
1 5 (7.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.48%) XenApp
3 1 (1.49%) KVM
3 1 (1.49%) vSphere
Vendors
1 11 (16.42%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.43%) IBM
3 8 (11.94%) Apple
3 8 (11.94%) SAP
3 8 (11.94%) VMware
4 7 (10.45%) Cisco
5 4 (5.97%) HP
5 4 (5.97%) NetApp
6 3 (4.48%) Citrix
7 2 (2.99%) Google
7 2 (2.99%) Oracle
8 1 (1.49%) Cloudera
8 1 (1.49%) F5
8 1 (1.49%) Juniper
8 1 (1.49%) LogRhythm
8 1 (1.49%) Platfora
8 1 (1.49%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (1.49%) Twitter
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allow + Excellent and achievable bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
GCHQ
Salary: Competitive package based on qualifications and experience
Posted: 9 days ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago