The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Kent 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 17 April 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 Kent region.

Location
3 months to
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 88 16 74
Rank change year-on-year
-72 +58
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 24 112 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.89% 9.35% 1.14%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.97% 10.05% 1.18%
Number of salaries quoted 18 99 8
Average salary £71,500 £72,500 £54,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.37% +32.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £78,250 £90,000 £66,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Kent
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
1220 1114 765
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 96.06% 92.99% 96.71%
Number of salaries quoted 989 935 677
Average salary £40,000 £42,500 £36,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.88% +16.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £27,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +1.31%
Architect
South East

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

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 17 April 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Kent

Architect
Job Locations in Kent

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Kent region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Job
Vacancies
Sittingbourne - 4 £75,000 -
Maidstone -29 3 - -
Chatham - 3 £71,500 -
Folkestone -6 2 £80,000 -
Tunbridge Wells -21 2 £55,000 -12.00%
West Malling -2 1 £77,500 +13.97%
Whitstable - 1 - -
Tonbridge - 1 - -
Dartford - 1 £60,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 25 (40.32%) SOA
3 22 (35.48%) Windows
4 21 (33.87%) Finance
5 18 (29.03%) Web Services
5 18 (29.03%) XML
5 18 (29.03%) Oracle
5 18 (29.03%) Java
5 18 (29.03%) .NET
5 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
6 17 (27.42%) C#
7 13 (20.97%) BizTalk Server
7 13 (20.97%) HTML
7 13 (20.97%) SQL
7 13 (20.97%) CSS
7 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database
8 11 (17.74%) TypeScript
8 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
8 11 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 11 (17.74%) Fiddler
8 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
8 11 (17.74%) OOA/OOD
8 11 (17.74%) Visual Studio
8 11 (17.74%) ETL
8 11 (17.74%) HTTP
8 11 (17.74%) Project Planning
8 11 (17.74%) ReSharper
9 10 (16.13%) Network Design
9 10 (16.13%) Sun
9 10 (16.13%) Solaris

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT jobs across the Kent 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 13 (20.97%) BizTalk Server
2 9 (14.52%) Tomcat
3 7 (11.29%) Apache
4 3 (4.84%) GlassFish
5 2 (3.23%) IIS
5 2 (3.23%) ColdFusion
6 1 (1.61%) Lync
6 1 (1.61%) TIBCO EMS
Applications
1 8 (12.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.61%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (1.61%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (3.23%) WebTrends
1 2 (3.23%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.61%) BusinessWorks
2 1 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.61%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (17.74%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (17.74%) HTTP
2 2 (3.23%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (46.77%) SQL Server
2 13 (20.97%) Oracle Database
3 7 (11.29%) BODI
4 6 (9.68%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (9.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 5 (8.06%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (3.23%) RDBMS
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (3.23%) Relational Database
8 1 (1.61%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (1.61%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 11 (17.74%) Visual Studio
1 11 (17.74%) ReSharper
1 11 (17.74%) Fiddler
2 6 (9.68%) Axure RP
General
1 21 (33.87%) Finance
2 7 (11.29%) Marketing
3 1 (1.61%) Advertising
3 1 (1.61%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (29.03%) .NET
1 18 (29.03%) Web Services
1 18 (29.03%) XML
2 13 (20.97%) HTML
2 13 (20.97%) CSS
3 11 (17.74%) AngularJS
3 11 (17.74%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 10 (16.13%) XSLT
5 9 (14.52%) EJB
5 9 (14.52%) JMX
5 9 (14.52%) JSF
6 8 (12.90%) XML Schema
6 8 (12.90%) JAXB
6 8 (12.90%) JAX-WS
7 4 (6.45%) Ajax
7 4 (6.45%) Flash
8 2 (3.23%) XHTML
8 2 (3.23%) J2EE
9 1 (1.61%) .NET Framework
9 1 (1.61%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (14.52%) Management Information System
2 8 (12.90%) Mainframe
3 4 (6.45%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.23%) Open Source
4 2 (3.23%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.61%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 22 (35.48%) Windows
2 10 (16.13%) Solaris
2 10 (16.13%) Windows 7
2 10 (16.13%) Windows 8
3 9 (14.52%) UNIX
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (4.84%) Linux
6 1 (1.61%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (40.32%) SOA
2 11 (17.74%) ETL
2 11 (17.74%) OOA/OOD
2 11 (17.74%) Project Planning
3 10 (16.13%) Network Design
4 9 (14.52%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (14.52%) UML
4 9 (14.52%) Performance Tuning
5 8 (12.90%) Information Architecture
5 8 (12.90%) Workflow
5 8 (12.90%) B2B
5 8 (12.90%) Data Modelling
5 8 (12.90%) Use Case
6 7 (11.29%) Load Balancing
6 7 (11.29%) Data Protection
7 6 (9.68%) Capacity Planning
7 6 (9.68%) Business Analysis
8 3 (4.84%) Agile Software Development
8 3 (4.84%) TDD
8 3 (4.84%) Information Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (29.03%) Java
2 17 (27.42%) C#
3 13 (20.97%) SQL
4 11 (17.74%) TypeScript
5 7 (11.29%) VB.NET
6 6 (9.68%) JavaScript
7 1 (1.61%) Perl
7 1 (1.61%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.61%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.61%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (11.29%) Degree
2 1 (1.61%) MCSE
2 1 (1.61%) CCNA
2 1 (1.61%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.61%) LPIC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (4.84%) PCI DSS
2 2 (3.23%) HL7
3 1 (1.61%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (4.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.61%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (4.84%) OpenSSO
2 1 (1.61%) TIBCO Hawk
Vendors
1 18 (29.03%) Oracle
1 18 (29.03%) Microsoft
2 10 (16.13%) Sun
3 7 (11.29%) Business Objects
3 7 (11.29%) Cognos
3 7 (11.29%) Informatica
4 3 (4.84%) VMware
5 2 (3.23%) Google
5 2 (3.23%) Cisco
5 2 (3.23%) IBM
6 1 (1.61%) SAP
6 1 (1.61%) HP
6 1 (1.61%) Dell
6 1 (1.61%) Citrix
6 1 (1.61%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.61%) Northgate
6 1 (1.61%) NetApp
6 1 (1.61%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.61%) TIBCO
Kent
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Ashford, Kent
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 30000 - 35000 + Car Allowance
Posted: 6 days ago