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 28 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 32 31 41
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 24 13 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 5.74% 5.53% 3.96%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.02% 5.60% 4.08%
Number of salaries quoted 16 10 13
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
399 232 319
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 95.45% 98.72% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 362 204 291
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £55,000
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 28 July 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 22 (45.83%) Windows
4 21 (43.75%) C#
5 15 (31.25%) .NET
5 15 (31.25%) XML
6 12 (25.00%) OO
6 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
6 12 (25.00%) Service Management
7 11 (22.92%) Linux
7 11 (22.92%) ADO
7 11 (22.92%) VB
7 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
8 10 (20.83%) Online Games
8 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
8 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (20.83%) SDLC
8 10 (20.83%) Client/Server
8 10 (20.83%) N-Tier
8 10 (20.83%) Data Mining
8 10 (20.83%) SQL
8 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
8 10 (20.83%) Replication
8 10 (20.83%) Clustering
8 10 (20.83%) Games
8 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing
9 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 7 (14.58%) OpenText
10 7 (14.58%) SAN
10 7 (14.58%) Project Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 5 (10.42%) SharePoint
1 5 (10.42%) Documentum
Applications
1 12 (25.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (20.83%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (14.58%) AWS CloudFormation
Communications & Networking
1 7 (14.58%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) Data Mining
3 8 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 5 (10.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 10 (20.83%) Games
2 1 (2.08%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) .NET
1 15 (31.25%) XML
2 11 (22.92%) ADO
2 11 (22.92%) .NET Framework
3 5 (10.42%) MDX
4 3 (6.25%) WCF
4 3 (6.25%) Silverlight
5 1 (2.08%) Middleware
5 1 (2.08%) XSLT
5 1 (2.08%) SOAP
5 1 (2.08%) Web Services
5 1 (2.08%) Regular Expression
5 1 (2.08%) OSGi
5 1 (2.08%) REST
5 1 (2.08%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.83%) Online Games
1 10 (20.83%) Client/Server
1 10 (20.83%) N-Tier
1 10 (20.83%) Replication
1 10 (20.83%) Clustering
2 1 (2.08%) DataPower
2 1 (2.08%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 22 (45.83%) Windows
2 11 (22.92%) Linux
3 1 (2.08%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.00%) OO
1 12 (25.00%) Service Management
2 10 (20.83%) Continuous Improvement
2 10 (20.83%) SDLC
2 10 (20.83%) Load Balancing
3 7 (14.58%) Project Management
4 6 (12.50%) Business Process Improvement
4 6 (12.50%) Process Improvement
4 6 (12.50%) Process Management
5 5 (10.42%) Content Management
5 5 (10.42%) Document Management
5 5 (10.42%) Data Analysis
5 5 (10.42%) ETL
5 5 (10.42%) Business Intelligence
5 5 (10.42%) Business Transformation
6 4 (8.33%) Analytics
6 4 (8.33%) Data Modelling
7 3 (6.25%) Migration
7 3 (6.25%) Business Analysis
7 3 (6.25%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 21 (43.75%) C#
2 11 (22.92%) VB
3 10 (20.83%) SQL
3 10 (20.83%) T-SQL
4 7 (14.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.08%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (2.08%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (14.58%) Opscode Chef
1 7 (14.58%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.58%) OpenText
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle
3 6 (12.50%) Kofax
4 5 (10.42%) EMC
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