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 16 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
16 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 61 54 81
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 18 24 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 2.24% 3.25% 1.93%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.34% 3.39% 1.98%
Number of salaries quoted 16 22 20
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £28,500 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,500 £55,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.81%
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
768 708 1215
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 95.40% 95.81% 97.59%
Number of salaries quoted 661 633 1091
Average salary £36,000 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £26,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,800 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+0.50% +3.37%

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 16 September 2014.

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 16 September 2014. 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
Tewkesbury - 6 £29,750 -
Cheltenham -10 5 £57,500 +9.52% 4
Gloucester +8 4 £51,500 -6.36% 3
Architect
South West

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 34 (50.00%) Finance
2 16 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
3 15 (22.06%) VMware
4 14 (20.59%) Project Management
5 13 (19.12%) Windows
6 11 (16.18%) Risk Management
7 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
7 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
7 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
8 9 (13.24%) IT Governance
8 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
8 9 (13.24%) HP
8 9 (13.24%) SOA
8 9 (13.24%) .NET
8 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
9 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
9 8 (11.76%) C#
9 8 (11.76%) RAD
9 8 (11.76%) PRINCE
9 8 (11.76%) Internet
9 8 (11.76%) Quality Management
9 8 (11.76%) CMMI
9 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (11.76%) Supplier Management
9 8 (11.76%) COBIT
9 8 (11.76%) DV Cleared
9 8 (11.76%) Matrix Management
9 8 (11.76%) SaaS

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 16 September 2014, 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 3 (4.41%) SAS
Applications
1 3 (4.41%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.47%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (1.47%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (11.76%) Internet
2 4 (5.88%) SAN
3 1 (1.47%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (5.88%) DB2
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.47%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 1 (1.47%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Git (software)
1 1 (1.47%) Maven
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
General
1 34 (50.00%) Finance
2 6 (8.82%) Retail
3 5 (7.35%) Marketing
3 5 (7.35%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.94%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.47%) Banking
5 1 (1.47%) Electronics
5 1 (1.47%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (13.24%) .NET
1 9 (13.24%) ASP.NET
2 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC
2 7 (10.29%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 7 (10.29%) HTML
2 7 (10.29%) CSS
2 7 (10.29%) Web Services
3 1 (1.47%) Java EE
3 1 (1.47%) JPA
3 1 (1.47%) jBPM
3 1 (1.47%) Hibernate
3 1 (1.47%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (5.88%) Mainframe
2 2 (2.94%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.47%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 13 (19.12%) Windows
2 6 (8.82%) UNIX
3 1 (1.47%) Solaris
3 1 (1.47%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (23.53%) Technical Architecture
2 14 (20.59%) Project Management
3 11 (16.18%) Risk Management
4 10 (14.71%) TOGAF
4 10 (14.71%) Enterprise Architecture
5 9 (13.24%) IT Governance
5 9 (13.24%) SOA
6 8 (11.76%) RAD
6 8 (11.76%) PRINCE
6 8 (11.76%) Quality Management
6 8 (11.76%) CMMI
6 8 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (11.76%) Supplier Management
6 8 (11.76%) Matrix Management
6 8 (11.76%) Security Architecture
7 6 (8.82%) Network Design
8 3 (4.41%) Systems Analysis
8 3 (4.41%) Migration
8 3 (4.41%) Information Security
9 2 (2.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (11.76%) C#
2 4 (5.88%) SQL
3 2 (2.94%) Java
4 1 (1.47%) PL/SQL
4 1 (1.47%) C++
4 1 (1.47%) VB.NET
4 1 (1.47%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Security Cleared
2 9 (13.24%) SC Cleared
3 8 (11.76%) DV Cleared
4 6 (8.82%) Degree
4 6 (8.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 5 (7.35%) HP ASE
6 4 (5.88%) MCP
7 2 (2.94%) CISSP
7 2 (2.94%) ISSAP
8 1 (1.47%) MCITP
8 1 (1.47%) CEH
8 1 (1.47%) MCSE
8 1 (1.47%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (1.47%) Microsoft Certification
8 1 (1.47%) CCDP
8 1 (1.47%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (11.76%) COBIT
1 8 (11.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 10 (14.71%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (4.41%) XenApp
2 3 (4.41%) XenDesktop
3 1 (1.47%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 15 (22.06%) VMware
2 9 (13.24%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) HP
3 6 (8.82%) IBM
3 6 (8.82%) Symantec
4 4 (5.88%) Citrix
5 3 (4.41%) Oracle
6 1 (1.47%) SAP
6 1 (1.47%) Cisco
6 1 (1.47%) Cognos
6 1 (1.47%) JBoss
Gloucestershire
Atos
Posted: 10 hours ago
Cheltenham
Computer Futures
Salary: £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
NSK International Consultants Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allow Bonus Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Gloucestershire
ISL
Salary: £40000.00 - £50000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester
Computer Futures
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 6 days ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Fasthosts Internet Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £55,000 per annum depending on experience
Posted: 8 days ago
Cheltenham
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bnfits
Posted: 21 days ago