The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Ipswich region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 30 39 29
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 13 13 24
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.58% 4.01% 6.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.65% 4.13% 6.63%
Number of salaries quoted 10 13 18
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £54,250 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.81%
Job Titles Category
Ipswich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
230 315 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.71% 97.22% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 201 287 316
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £21,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
Suffolk

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 29 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 17 (44.74%) Java
2 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
3 14 (36.84%) Firewall
4 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
5 12 (31.58%) Windows
6 11 (28.95%) UML
6 11 (28.95%) Web Services
6 11 (28.95%) Identity Management
6 11 (28.95%) SOA
6 11 (28.95%) Java EE
6 11 (28.95%) SIEM
7 8 (21.05%) SAN
7 8 (21.05%) .NET
7 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
7 8 (21.05%) C#
7 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (18.42%) TDD
8 7 (18.42%) Information Security
8 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 7 (18.42%) Network Security
9 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
9 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
9 6 (15.79%) LAN
9 6 (15.79%) WAN
9 6 (15.79%) Linux
9 6 (15.79%) IIS
9 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
10 5 (13.16%) UNIX
10 5 (13.16%) VPN

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, 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 6 (15.79%) IIS
1 6 (15.79%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.89%) BizTalk Server
2 3 (7.89%) Apache Pig
3 2 (5.26%) Apache
3 2 (5.26%) Tomcat
Applications
1 8 (21.05%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (2.63%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (36.84%) Firewall
2 8 (21.05%) SAN
3 7 (18.42%) Network Security
4 6 (15.79%) LAN
4 6 (15.79%) WAN
5 5 (13.16%) VPN
6 4 (10.53%) NAS
7 3 (7.89%) Reverse Proxy
7 3 (7.89%) DNS
7 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
8 2 (5.26%) LDAP
8 2 (5.26%) SSL
8 2 (5.26%) HTTP
8 2 (5.26%) Kerberos
8 2 (5.26%) Internet
8 2 (5.26%) X.509
8 2 (5.26%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (5.26%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (34.21%) SQL Server
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 7 (18.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 4 (10.53%) NoSQL
4 3 (7.89%) Hadoop
4 3 (7.89%) Apache Hive
4 3 (7.89%) MongoDB
4 3 (7.89%) Big Data
5 2 (5.26%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 1 (2.63%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Visual Studio
1 3 (7.89%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (5.26%) Subversion
2 2 (5.26%) Fiddler
2 2 (5.26%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (10.53%) Finance
2 1 (2.63%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (28.95%) Web Services
1 11 (28.95%) Java EE
2 8 (21.05%) .NET
2 8 (21.05%) ASP.NET
3 5 (13.16%) XML
3 5 (13.16%) SOAP
3 5 (13.16%) REST
4 4 (10.53%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 4 (10.53%) Middleware
5 3 (7.89%) Ajax
5 3 (7.89%) WCF
5 3 (7.89%) jQuery
5 3 (7.89%) OSGi
5 3 (7.89%) Apache Camel
5 3 (7.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (5.26%) SPNEGO
6 2 (5.26%) OAuth
6 2 (5.26%) HTML
6 2 (5.26%) WSH
6 2 (5.26%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.16%) N-Tier
2 4 (10.53%) Replication
2 4 (10.53%) Clustering
3 3 (7.89%) Cryptography
3 3 (7.89%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.89%) DataPower
3 3 (7.89%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (5.26%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 12 (31.58%) Windows
2 6 (15.79%) Linux
3 5 (13.16%) UNIX
4 3 (7.89%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (28.95%) UML
1 11 (28.95%) SOA
1 11 (28.95%) Identity Management
1 11 (28.95%) SIEM
2 7 (18.42%) Information Security
2 7 (18.42%) TDD
3 6 (15.79%) TOGAF
4 5 (13.16%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (13.16%) Configuration Management
4 5 (13.16%) Service Management
5 4 (10.53%) Asset Management
5 4 (10.53%) Penetration Testing
5 4 (10.53%) Benchmarking
5 4 (10.53%) Load Balancing
5 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
6 3 (7.89%) Web Application Development
6 3 (7.89%) DevOps
6 3 (7.89%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (7.89%) MVC
6 3 (7.89%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 17 (44.74%) Java
2 8 (21.05%) C#
3 5 (13.16%) Shell Script
4 3 (7.89%) Groovy
4 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
4 3 (7.89%) Scala
5 2 (5.26%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (7.89%) MCP
1 3 (7.89%) MCSD
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (7.89%) Sun Certification
1 3 (7.89%) MCPD
1 3 (7.89%) Degree
2 1 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 6 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 4 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 2 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (5.26%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (13.16%) Puppet
1 5 (13.16%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 15 (39.47%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Citrix
2 4 (10.53%) VMware
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (5.26%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.63%) Dell
Ipswich, Suffolk
Willis
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 6 days ago