The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the High Wycombe 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 18 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
18 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 40 28 52
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5 9 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 1.88% 3.93% 0.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.89% 4.09% 0.97%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 3
Average salary £50,000 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.04% -8.00%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.40%
Architect
Buckinghamshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the High Wycombe 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
High Wycombe
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
265 220 308
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in High Wycombe 99.62% 96.07% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 224 199 281
Average salary £40,000 £47,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +18.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £30,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in High Wycombe

Architect
Salary Trend in High Wycombe

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

Architect Salary Trend in High Wycombe

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in High Wycombe

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 9 (50.00%) Windows
2 6 (33.33%) HP
3 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2010
3 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
3 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
3 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
3 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (27.78%) OO
3 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
3 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 5 (27.78%) HTML
3 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
3 5 (27.78%) .NET
3 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
3 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
3 5 (27.78%) CSS
4 4 (22.22%) CCIE
4 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (22.22%) Juniper
4 4 (22.22%) SAN
4 4 (22.22%) VMware
4 4 (22.22%) Brocade
5 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 3 (16.67%) FMCG
5 3 (16.67%) Project Management
5 3 (16.67%) CCNP
5 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in High Wycombe by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT jobs across the High Wycombe 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 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2010
1 5 (27.78%) SharePoint 2013
1 5 (27.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.56%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (5.56%) WebLogic
Communications & Networking
1 4 (22.22%) SAN
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (27.78%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (27.78%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (5.56%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (27.78%) HTML
1 5 (27.78%) .NET
1 5 (27.78%) CSS
2 1 (5.56%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 3 (16.67%) FMCG
2 2 (11.11%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (5.56%) EqualLogic
Operating Systems
1 9 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (27.78%) Waterfall
1 5 (27.78%) Test Planning
1 5 (27.78%) Mentoring
1 5 (27.78%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (27.78%) OO
2 3 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (16.67%) Project Management
3 1 (5.56%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.56%) Load Balancing
3 1 (5.56%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 5 (27.78%) JavaScript
2 1 (5.56%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (22.22%) CCIE
1 4 (22.22%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (16.67%) CCNP
3 1 (5.56%) HP MASE
System Software
1 1 (5.56%) vSphere
1 1 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (5.56%) Hyper-V
1 1 (5.56%) XenApp
1 1 (5.56%) XenServer
1 1 (5.56%) XenDesktop
1 1 (5.56%) VMware ESX
1 1 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) NetBackup
1 1 (5.56%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 6 (33.33%) HP
2 5 (27.78%) Cisco
3 4 (22.22%) Juniper
3 4 (22.22%) VMware
3 4 (22.22%) Brocade
4 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (11.11%) Citrix
6 1 (5.56%) Veeam
6 1 (5.56%) PlateSpin
6 1 (5.56%) Dell
6 1 (5.56%) EMC
6 1 (5.56%) NetApp
6 1 (5.56%) Symantec
6 1 (5.56%) Oracle