The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Kent region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 25 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
South East / Kent
Rank 39 90 88
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 49 14 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 5.99% 1.26% 1.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.16% 1.29% 1.92%
Number of salaries quoted 20 12 19
Median salary £76,250 £75,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.66% +15.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £60,250 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,250 £84,500 £71,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Kent 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
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
796 1086 988
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.31% 97.66% 97.24%
Number of salaries quoted 617 940 899
Median salary £37,500 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-2.59% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £52,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.00%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

The demand trend of job ads across the Kent region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

Architect
Salary Trend in Kent

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

Architect Salary Trend in Kent

Architect
Salary Histogram in Kent

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017.

Architect Salary Histogram in Kent

Architect
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Kent region over the 3 months to 25 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Maidstone - 7 £31,500 -
West Malling -7 4 £65,000 +8.33%
Sevenoaks - 1 £87,500 -
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 25 February 2017, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Kent region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 19 (32.20%) C#
2 18 (30.51%) .NET
3 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
4 13 (22.03%) Cisco
4 13 (22.03%) Windows
5 12 (20.34%) Citrix
5 12 (20.34%) VMware
6 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
7 9 (15.25%) Capacity Planning
7 9 (15.25%) Performance Management
7 9 (15.25%) Business Transformation
8 8 (13.56%) Unified Communications
8 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
9 7 (11.86%) Network Design
9 7 (11.86%) Finance
9 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
9 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
9 7 (11.86%) VXLAN
10 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
10 6 (10.17%) CSS
10 6 (10.17%) HTML
10 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
10 6 (10.17%) SQL
11 5 (8.47%) EDI
11 5 (8.47%) GAP Analysis
11 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
12 4 (6.78%) Security Architecture
12 4 (6.78%) Network Architecture
12 4 (6.78%) Selenium
12 4 (6.78%) WCF

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 8 (13.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (11.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.69%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 8 (13.56%) Unified Communications
2 7 (11.86%) VXLAN
3 4 (6.78%) VLAN
4 3 (5.08%) Network Security
4 3 (5.08%) SSL
5 2 (3.39%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (3.39%) Firewall
5 2 (3.39%) IPsec
5 2 (3.39%) IPv4
5 2 (3.39%) MPLS
5 2 (3.39%) OSPF
5 2 (3.39%) VPN
5 2 (3.39%) WAN
6 1 (1.69%) HTTP
6 1 (1.69%) Internet
6 1 (1.69%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.39%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.69%) Apache Hive
2 1 (1.69%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 4 (6.78%) Selenium
2 1 (1.69%) Fiddler
2 1 (1.69%) gulp
2 1 (1.69%) Jasmine
2 1 (1.69%) Mocha
2 1 (1.69%) ReSharper
2 1 (1.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (1.69%) Visual Studio
2 1 (1.69%) webpack
General
1 7 (11.86%) Finance
2 3 (5.08%) Advertising
3 1 (1.69%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (30.51%) .NET
2 6 (10.17%) AngularJS
2 6 (10.17%) CSS
2 6 (10.17%) HTML
3 5 (8.47%) EDI
4 4 (6.78%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (6.78%) JSON
4 4 (6.78%) REST
4 4 (6.78%) SOAP
4 4 (6.78%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 4 (6.78%) WCF
4 4 (6.78%) XML
5 3 (5.08%) HTML5
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.69%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (1.69%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.86%) Data Centre
2 4 (6.78%) User Experience
3 3 (5.08%) iPad
4 2 (3.39%) Hybrid Cloud
5 1 (1.69%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.69%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 13 (22.03%) Windows
2 10 (16.95%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.69%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (15.25%) Business Transformation
1 9 (15.25%) Capacity Planning
1 9 (15.25%) Performance Management
2 7 (11.86%) Network Design
3 5 (8.47%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (8.47%) GAP Analysis
4 4 (6.78%) Network Architecture
4 4 (6.78%) Security Architecture
4 4 (6.78%) TOGAF
5 3 (5.08%) MVC
5 3 (5.08%) TDD
6 2 (3.39%) Enterprise Architecture
6 2 (3.39%) ITIL
6 2 (3.39%) Project Management
6 2 (3.39%) SOA
7 1 (1.69%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (1.69%) Software Engineering
7 1 (1.69%) Time Management
7 1 (1.69%) Unit Testing
7 1 (1.69%) Usability Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (32.20%) C#
2 6 (10.17%) JavaScript
2 6 (10.17%) SQL
3 3 (5.08%) TypeScript
3 3 (5.08%) VB.NET
4 2 (3.39%) T-SQL
5 1 (1.69%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (5.08%) CCNA
1 3 (5.08%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (3.39%) CCDA
2 2 (3.39%) CCDP
2 2 (3.39%) CCIE
2 2 (3.39%) CCNP
2 2 (3.39%) CCSA
2 2 (3.39%) CCSE
2 2 (3.39%) CCSP
3 1 (1.69%) Degree
3 1 (1.69%) MCSE
3 1 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (1.69%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.69%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 17 (28.81%) Microsoft
2 13 (22.03%) Cisco
3 12 (20.34%) Citrix
3 12 (20.34%) VMware
4 2 (3.39%) CheckPoint
4 2 (3.39%) Palo Alto
5 1 (1.69%) ServiceNow