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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 40 32 46
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 22 26 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 4.63% 7.43% 2.63%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 7.69% 2.69%
Number of salaries quoted 22 19 8
Average salary £70,000 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+16.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
469 338 297
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Ipswich 98.74% 96.57% 97.70%
Number of salaries quoted 412 257 274
Average salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 5 May 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Ipswich

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Ipswich

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 32 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 26 (41.94%) SQL
3 25 (40.32%) C#
3 25 (40.32%) Replication
4 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
4 24 (38.71%) T-SQL
4 24 (38.71%) OO
5 21 (33.87%) Clustering
5 21 (33.87%) Load Balancing
6 19 (30.65%) Continuous Improvement
7 17 (27.42%) Windows
8 12 (19.35%) Linux
8 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
8 12 (19.35%) SAN
8 12 (19.35%) PowerShell
9 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
9 11 (17.74%) Online Games
9 11 (17.74%) Games
9 11 (17.74%) Service Management
9 11 (17.74%) Data Mining
10 9 (14.52%) Puppet
10 9 (14.52%) Middleware
10 9 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
11 8 (12.90%) AWS CloudFormation
11 8 (12.90%) Business Transformation
11 8 (12.90%) Business Analysis
12 6 (9.68%) OLTP
12 6 (9.68%) UML
12 6 (9.68%) Subversion
12 6 (9.68%) TOGAF

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Ipswich by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 (8.06%) IIS
2 2 (3.23%) Tomcat
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere
3 1 (1.61%) Oracle Application Server
3 1 (1.61%) Apache Pig
3 1 (1.61%) JBoss
3 1 (1.61%) Apache
3 1 (1.61%) WebSphere Application Server
3 1 (1.61%) WebLogic
3 1 (1.61%) OpenStack
Applications
1 12 (19.35%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.74%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (12.90%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.35%) SAN
2 5 (8.06%) Firewall
3 4 (6.45%) LAN
3 4 (6.45%) WAN
3 4 (6.45%) NAS
4 2 (3.23%) TCP/IP
4 2 (3.23%) VPN
4 2 (3.23%) DNS
5 1 (1.61%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.61%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.61%) SSL
5 1 (1.61%) X.509
5 1 (1.61%) LDAP
5 1 (1.61%) HTTP
5 1 (1.61%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 32 (51.61%) SQL Server
2 11 (17.74%) Data Mining
3 6 (9.68%) OLTP
4 3 (4.84%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.84%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.61%) Hadoop
5 1 (1.61%) Apache Hive
5 1 (1.61%) MongoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Amazon DynamoDB
5 1 (1.61%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 6 (9.68%) Subversion
2 4 (6.45%) Ant
2 4 (6.45%) NuGet
2 4 (6.45%) FxCop
2 4 (6.45%) StyleCop
2 4 (6.45%) MSBuild
2 4 (6.45%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (6.45%) SonarQube
3 2 (3.23%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.61%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.61%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.61%) Gradle
4 1 (1.61%) Jenkins
General
1 11 (17.74%) Games
2 6 (9.68%) iGaming
3 4 (6.45%) Finance
4 1 (1.61%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (14.52%) Middleware
2 5 (8.06%) .NET
3 3 (4.84%) J2EE
3 3 (4.84%) Web Services
3 3 (4.84%) XML
4 2 (3.23%) JSON
5 1 (1.61%) Ajax
5 1 (1.61%) Java EE
5 1 (1.61%) jQuery
5 1 (1.61%) Spring
5 1 (1.61%) SPNEGO
5 1 (1.61%) OAuth
5 1 (1.61%) OSGi
5 1 (1.61%) REST
5 1 (1.61%) AngularJS
5 1 (1.61%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 1 (1.61%) SAML
5 1 (1.61%) HTML
5 1 (1.61%) ASP.NET
5 1 (1.61%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (40.32%) Replication
2 21 (33.87%) Clustering
3 11 (17.74%) Online Games
4 1 (1.61%) PKI
4 1 (1.61%) Cryptography
4 1 (1.61%) DataPower
4 1 (1.61%) Open Source
4 1 (1.61%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (1.61%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.61%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 17 (27.42%) Windows
2 12 (19.35%) Linux
3 4 (6.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (38.71%) OO
2 21 (33.87%) Load Balancing
3 19 (30.65%) Continuous Improvement
4 11 (17.74%) Service Management
5 8 (12.90%) Business Transformation
5 8 (12.90%) Business Analysis
6 6 (9.68%) UML
6 6 (9.68%) TOGAF
6 6 (9.68%) Continuous Integration
6 6 (9.68%) Mentoring
7 5 (8.06%) SOA
8 4 (6.45%) Identity Management
8 4 (6.45%) Benchmarking
8 4 (6.45%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (6.45%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (6.45%) Penetration Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Automated Testing
8 4 (6.45%) Asset Management
8 4 (6.45%) SIEM
8 4 (6.45%) Continuous Delivery
Programming Languages
1 26 (41.94%) SQL
2 25 (40.32%) C#
3 24 (38.71%) T-SQL
4 12 (19.35%) PowerShell
5 4 (6.45%) JavaScript
6 2 (3.23%) Java
6 2 (3.23%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.61%) Groovy
7 1 (1.61%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (3.23%) MCPD
2 1 (1.61%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (6.45%) Active Directory
1 4 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 9 (14.52%) Puppet
1 9 (14.52%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 24 (38.71%) Microsoft
2 4 (6.45%) VMware
2 4 (6.45%) Citrix
2 4 (6.45%) Oracle
3 1 (1.61%) IBM
3 1 (1.61%) Siemens
3 1 (1.61%) ForgeRock
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