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

Location
3 months to
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 16 24 53
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +29
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 40 25 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 13.65% 8.96% 1.28%
As % of the Job Titles category 14.08% 9.33% 1.30%
Number of salaries quoted 29 20 1
Average salary £60,000 £65,000 £61,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.69% +6.55%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
Suffolk

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Ipswich 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
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
284 268 307
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 96.93% 96.06% 98.40%
Number of salaries quoted 221 228 283
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Ipswich

Architect
Salary Trend in Ipswich

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

Architect Salary Trend in Ipswich

Architect
Salary Histogram in Ipswich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Ipswich region over the 3 months to 27 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 38 (58.46%) SQL Server
2 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
3 26 (40.00%) SQL
4 24 (36.92%) Windows
4 24 (36.92%) Clustering
4 24 (36.92%) Load Balancing
5 22 (33.85%) SAN
5 22 (33.85%) Middleware
6 20 (30.77%) C#
6 20 (30.77%) Replication
7 19 (29.23%) T-SQL
7 19 (29.23%) OO
8 16 (24.62%) Firewall
8 16 (24.62%) IIS
9 15 (23.08%) VMware
9 15 (23.08%) Finance
9 15 (23.08%) Asset Management
9 15 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
9 15 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
9 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (23.08%) NAS
9 15 (23.08%) Web Services
9 15 (23.08%) LAN
9 15 (23.08%) WAN
9 15 (23.08%) Identity Management
9 15 (23.08%) Benchmarking
9 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
9 15 (23.08%) Citrix
9 15 (23.08%) SIEM
10 14 (21.54%) Continuous Improvement

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT jobs across the Ipswich 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 16 (24.62%) IIS
2 6 (9.23%) Apache Pig
3 4 (6.15%) OpenStack
3 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
4 3 (4.62%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.62%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.62%) JBoss
4 3 (4.62%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.62%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.54%) Apache
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (9.23%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (6.15%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 22 (33.85%) SAN
2 16 (24.62%) Firewall
3 15 (23.08%) NAS
3 15 (23.08%) LAN
3 15 (23.08%) WAN
4 7 (10.77%) TCP/IP
4 7 (10.77%) VPN
4 7 (10.77%) DNS
5 1 (1.54%) SSL
5 1 (1.54%) HTTP
5 1 (1.54%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.54%) LDAP
5 1 (1.54%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.54%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.54%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (58.46%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.00%) NoSQL
3 7 (10.77%) OLTP
4 6 (9.23%) Hadoop
4 6 (9.23%) Apache Hive
4 6 (9.23%) MongoDB
4 6 (9.23%) Big Data
4 6 (9.23%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 2 (3.08%) Oracle Database
5 2 (3.08%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Subversion
2 4 (6.15%) Ant
2 4 (6.15%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) FxCop
2 4 (6.15%) StyleCop
2 4 (6.15%) MSBuild
2 4 (6.15%) NuGet
3 3 (4.62%) Gradle
3 3 (4.62%) Jenkins
3 3 (4.62%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.54%) Fiddler
General
1 15 (23.08%) Finance
2 6 (9.23%) iGaming
3 3 (4.62%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (33.85%) Middleware
2 15 (23.08%) Web Services
3 10 (15.38%) XML
4 8 (12.31%) REST
5 7 (10.77%) Ajax
5 7 (10.77%) SOAP
5 7 (10.77%) JSON
6 6 (9.23%) jQuery
6 6 (9.23%) Java EE
7 5 (7.69%) OSGi
7 5 (7.69%) Apache Camel
8 4 (6.15%) .NET
9 3 (4.62%) J2EE
9 3 (4.62%) Spring
9 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
9 3 (4.62%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 2 (3.08%) HTML
11 1 (1.54%) OAuth
11 1 (1.54%) SPNEGO
11 1 (1.54%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 24 (36.92%) Clustering
2 20 (30.77%) Replication
3 5 (7.69%) DataPower
4 3 (4.62%) Open Source
4 3 (4.62%) Enterprise Software
5 2 (3.08%) Online Games
6 1 (1.54%) User Experience
6 1 (1.54%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.54%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.54%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 24 (36.92%) Windows
2 11 (16.92%) UNIX
3 8 (12.31%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (36.92%) Load Balancing
2 19 (29.23%) OO
3 15 (23.08%) Benchmarking
3 15 (23.08%) Identity Management
3 15 (23.08%) SIEM
3 15 (23.08%) Asset Management
3 15 (23.08%) Penetration Testing
3 15 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 14 (21.54%) Continuous Improvement
5 10 (15.38%) TOGAF
5 10 (15.38%) SOA
6 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (10.77%) Agile Software Development
7 7 (10.77%) TDD
7 7 (10.77%) UML
8 6 (9.23%) Web Application Development
8 6 (9.23%) Information Security
9 5 (7.69%) Business Analysis
9 5 (7.69%) ITIL
10 4 (6.15%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (40.00%) SQL
2 20 (30.77%) C#
3 19 (29.23%) T-SQL
4 9 (13.85%) PowerShell
5 7 (10.77%) Java
6 6 (9.23%) Groovy
7 4 (6.15%) Bash Shell
7 4 (6.15%) JavaScript
8 3 (4.62%) Scala
9 2 (3.08%) Shell Script
10 1 (1.54%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (3.08%) MCPD
2 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.54%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) HND
System Software
1 15 (23.08%) Active Directory
1 15 (23.08%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (9.23%) Puppet
1 6 (9.23%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 29 (44.62%) Microsoft
2 15 (23.08%) Citrix
2 15 (23.08%) VMware
3 5 (7.69%) Oracle
4 3 (4.62%) IBM
5 1 (1.54%) Siemens
5 1 (1.54%) ForgeRock
Ipswich
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 20 days ago
Ipswich
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 22 days ago