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 27 February 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 27 38 -
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 11 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 5.76% 1.67% -
As % of the Job Titles category 5.82% 1.90% -
Number of salaries quoted 1 1 0
Average salary £50,000 £80,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-37.50% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
189 210 183
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Halifax 98.95% 87.50% 98.92%
Number of salaries quoted 120 166 138
Average salary £40,000 £32,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+23.07% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,250 £20,500 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £45,300
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Halifax

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Banking
2 10 (66.67%) Retail
3 5 (33.33%) UML
3 5 (33.33%) Apache Flex
3 5 (33.33%) Cyber Security
3 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (26.67%) ITIL
5 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
6 2 (13.33%) Information Management
6 2 (13.33%) Local Government
6 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
6 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
6 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
6 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
6 2 (13.33%) Service Management
7 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
7 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
7 1 (6.67%) Back Office
7 1 (6.67%) Publishing
7 1 (6.67%) VMware
7 1 (6.67%) Clustering
7 1 (6.67%) MS Exchange
7 1 (6.67%) DHCP
7 1 (6.67%) DNS
7 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
7 1 (6.67%) Active Directory

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Halifax by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (6.67%) MS Exchange
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.67%) DHCP
1 1 (6.67%) DNS
1 1 (6.67%) SAN
General
1 14 (93.33%) Finance
2 10 (66.67%) Banking
2 10 (66.67%) Retail
3 2 (13.33%) Local Government
4 1 (6.67%) Publishing
4 1 (6.67%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (33.33%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.67%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (6.67%) Windows
1 1 (6.67%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (33.33%) UML
1 5 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 4 (26.67%) ITIL
3 3 (20.00%) TOGAF
4 2 (13.33%) Information Management
4 2 (13.33%) Incident Management
4 2 (13.33%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (13.33%) Zachman Framework
4 2 (13.33%) Risk Management
4 2 (13.33%) Programme Management
4 2 (13.33%) Service Management
5 1 (6.67%) Service Delivery
5 1 (6.67%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 1 (6.67%) Active Directory
1 1 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.67%) vSphere
Vendors
1 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (6.67%) EMC
1 1 (6.67%) VMware