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

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 56 45 81
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 49 45 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 4.40% 4.83% 2.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.57% 5.18% 2.14%
Number of salaries quoted 20 35 19
Average salary £58,750 £50,500 £63,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.33% -19.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £58,750 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
1072 869 935
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 96.32% 93.24% 95.51%
Number of salaries quoted 851 773 818
Average salary £40,000 £37,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £46,000 £50,200
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 +14 23 £57,500 +12.74% 3
Gloucester -8 14 £62,500 +21.95% 3
Cirencester -3 2 £57,500 +27.77%
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 29 (36.25%) Finance
2 24 (30.00%) Security Cleared
3 17 (21.25%) SC Cleared
4 14 (17.50%) VMware
4 14 (17.50%) Cisco
5 12 (15.00%) Web Services
5 12 (15.00%) Windows
5 12 (15.00%) DV Cleared
5 12 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 11 (13.75%) REST
6 11 (13.75%) SOAP
7 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (12.50%) Banking
7 10 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
8 9 (11.25%) UNIX
8 9 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
9 8 (10.00%) Citrix
9 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
9 8 (10.00%) Java
10 7 (8.75%) SQL
10 7 (8.75%) Linux
10 7 (8.75%) Data Modelling
10 7 (8.75%) SAN
10 7 (8.75%) Middleware
10 7 (8.75%) webMethods
10 7 (8.75%) Migration
10 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
10 7 (8.75%) Scrum
10 7 (8.75%) Firewall
10 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 6 (7.50%) JBoss
2 4 (5.00%) Tomcat
2 4 (5.00%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.50%) Mule
4 1 (1.25%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (1.25%) Lync
4 1 (1.25%) Mule ESB
4 1 (1.25%) Apache
4 1 (1.25%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.25%) IIS
4 1 (1.25%) WebSphere
Applications
1 1 (1.25%) MS Office
1 1 (1.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.25%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.50%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.00%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.25%) SaaS
3 1 (1.25%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.75%) SAN
1 7 (8.75%) Firewall
2 4 (5.00%) LAN
2 4 (5.00%) WAN
3 3 (3.75%) Internet
3 3 (3.75%) MPLS
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (3.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (2.50%) DHCP
4 2 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.50%) VPN
4 2 (2.50%) DNS
4 2 (2.50%) IPv4
5 1 (1.25%) DWDM
5 1 (1.25%) VoIP
5 1 (1.25%) GPON
5 1 (1.25%) Broadband
5 1 (1.25%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.25%) VLAN
5 1 (1.25%) OFDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (11.25%) Data Warehouse
2 5 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 5 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 4 (5.00%) NoSQL
4 3 (3.75%) SQL Server
5 2 (2.50%) MySQL
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (1.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (6.25%) Toad
2 4 (5.00%) JIRA
2 4 (5.00%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.00%) JUnit
2 4 (5.00%) IntelliJ
General
1 29 (36.25%) Finance
2 10 (12.50%) Banking
3 5 (6.25%) Retail
3 5 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.75%) Marketing
4 3 (3.75%) Financial Institution
4 3 (3.75%) Electronics
4 3 (3.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.25%) Advertising
5 1 (1.25%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.00%) Web Services
2 11 (13.75%) SOAP
2 11 (13.75%) REST
3 7 (8.75%) Middleware
4 6 (7.50%) XML
4 6 (7.50%) Spring
4 6 (7.50%) JSON
4 6 (7.50%) Spring MVC
5 5 (6.25%) JPA
5 5 (6.25%) Hibernate
6 4 (5.00%) J2EE
6 4 (5.00%) Spring Integration
7 2 (2.50%) Apache Camel
8 1 (1.25%) RESTful
8 1 (1.25%) jQuery
8 1 (1.25%) CSS
8 1 (1.25%) JSP
8 1 (1.25%) HTML
8 1 (1.25%) CGI
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.00%) Open Source
2 3 (3.75%) DTV
3 2 (2.50%) Replication
3 2 (2.50%) Clustering
3 2 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.25%) CESG
4 1 (1.25%) Social Network
4 1 (1.25%) RMADS
4 1 (1.25%) GIS
4 1 (1.25%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.25%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 12 (15.00%) Windows
2 9 (11.25%) UNIX
3 7 (8.75%) Linux
4 1 (1.25%) Android
4 1 (1.25%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.25%) AIX
4 1 (1.25%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
1 10 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (8.75%) Business Analysis
2 7 (8.75%) Data Modelling
2 7 (8.75%) Migration
2 7 (8.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 7 (8.75%) Scrum
3 6 (7.50%) MVC
3 6 (7.50%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (7.50%) Mentoring
4 5 (6.25%) Logical Data Model
4 5 (6.25%) Kanban
4 5 (6.25%) BDD
4 5 (6.25%) TDD
4 5 (6.25%) Change Management
5 4 (5.00%) Information Security
5 4 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
5 4 (5.00%) Integration Testing
5 4 (5.00%) Data Architecture
5 4 (5.00%) Cyber Security
Programming Languages
1 8 (10.00%) Java
2 7 (8.75%) SQL
3 6 (7.50%) C
4 1 (1.25%) C++
4 1 (1.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.25%) T-SQL
4 1 (1.25%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 24 (30.00%) Security Cleared
2 17 (21.25%) SC Cleared
3 12 (15.00%) DV Cleared
4 5 (6.25%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.75%) CCNP
6 2 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (2.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.50%) Degree
6 2 (2.50%) MCSE
6 2 (2.50%) CCIE
7 1 (1.25%) MCSD
7 1 (1.25%) CCA
7 1 (1.25%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.25%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.25%) SLA
2 1 (1.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (1.25%) CESG Infosec
2 1 (1.25%) JSP 440
System Software
1 12 (15.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 8 (10.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.50%) Terminal Server
4 1 (1.25%) Terminal Services
4 1 (1.25%) XenApp
4 1 (1.25%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (2.50%) Hyperic
2 1 (1.25%) CA Single Sign-On
2 1 (1.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 14 (17.50%) Cisco
1 14 (17.50%) VMware
2 8 (10.00%) Citrix
3 7 (8.75%) webMethods
4 6 (7.50%) Microsoft
4 6 (7.50%) Oracle
5 5 (6.25%) Business Objects
5 5 (6.25%) HP
6 4 (5.00%) Juniper
6 4 (5.00%) NetApp
6 4 (5.00%) Apple
7 3 (3.75%) Dell
7 3 (3.75%) SAP
8 2 (2.50%) IBM
8 2 (2.50%) Symantec
8 2 (2.50%) SolarWinds
8 2 (2.50%) F5
9 1 (1.25%) Computacenter
9 1 (1.25%) TIBCO
9 1 (1.25%) CA
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £75K + £5K Car + 20% Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 13 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum + Share options
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + 6K car allowance + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 13 days ago
Gloucester
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: £35000 - £43000 per annum + package
Posted: 25 days ago