The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Halifax 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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank - 37 32
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 0 11 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax - 3.13% 1.81%
As % of the Job Titles category - 3.23% 1.91%
Number of salaries quoted 0 10 2
Average salary - £50,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Halifax 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
Halifax
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
164 341 157
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 94.25% 97.15% 94.58%
Number of salaries quoted 113 281 114
Average salary £29,000 £40,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-27.50% +23.07%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £47,500 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Halifax

Architect
Salary Trend in Halifax

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

Architect Salary Trend in Halifax

Architect
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
1 10 (90.91%) Retail
2 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (45.45%) UML
2 5 (45.45%) Apache Flex
2 5 (45.45%) Cyber Security
2 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (9.09%) vSphere
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 1 (9.09%) DHCP
3 1 (9.09%) DNS
3 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
3 1 (9.09%) EMC
3 1 (9.09%) SAN
3 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (9.09%) Back Office
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
3 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (9.09%) VMware
3 1 (9.09%) Clustering

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT jobs across the Halifax 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 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2003
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) DHCP
1 1 (9.09%) DNS
1 1 (9.09%) SAN
General
1 10 (90.91%) Finance
1 10 (90.91%) Banking
1 10 (90.91%) Retail
2 1 (9.09%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (45.45%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (45.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (45.45%) UML
1 5 (45.45%) Cyber Security
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (9.09%) vSphere
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft
1 1 (9.09%) EMC
1 1 (9.09%) VMware