The table below looks at the statistics 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 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 81 64 28
Rank change year-on-year
-17 -36
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 12 36 83
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.22% 3.11% 7.00%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.27% 3.21% 7.38%
Number of salaries quoted 11 24 74
Average salary £65,000 £61,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.12% -12.50%
UK excluding London average salary £63,600 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.58% +3.33%
Architect
South East

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
942 1120 1124
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.63% 96.80% 94.77%
Number of salaries quoted 855 961 961
Average salary £36,500 £42,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.09% +5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £25,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £65,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 29 May 2015.

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 29 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Tunbridge Wells - 7 £62,500 - 2
Tonbridge - 1 £65,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 12 (40.00%) .NET
3 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
4 10 (33.33%) C#
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
5 9 (30.00%) IIS
5 9 (30.00%) ITIL
5 9 (30.00%) MSMQ
5 9 (30.00%) SOA
5 9 (30.00%) Subversion
5 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
5 9 (30.00%) Puppet
5 9 (30.00%) SignalR
5 9 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
5 9 (30.00%) HAProxy
5 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (30.00%) DevOps
6 8 (26.67%) Hudson
6 8 (26.67%) Scrum
6 8 (26.67%) Cisco
6 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
7 7 (23.33%) Linux
7 7 (23.33%) SQL
7 7 (23.33%) VMware
7 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
7 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
8 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 6 (20.00%) Docker

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, 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 9 (30.00%) IIS
2 3 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (10.00%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 3 (10.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (23.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (10.00%) SAN
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
2 3 (10.00%) DHCP
2 3 (10.00%) DNS
3 2 (6.67%) Network Security
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco ASA
3 2 (6.67%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (6.67%) MPLS
4 1 (3.33%) Internet
4 1 (3.33%) SSL
4 1 (3.33%) HTTP
4 1 (3.33%) PPP
4 1 (3.33%) SMTP
4 1 (3.33%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (16.67%) Redis
2 3 (10.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
4 1 (3.33%) ObjectDB
4 1 (3.33%) RDBMS
4 1 (3.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.33%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 9 (30.00%) Subversion
1 9 (30.00%) Git (software)
2 8 (26.67%) Hudson
3 5 (16.67%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.33%) Visual Studio
4 1 (3.33%) ReSharper
4 1 (3.33%) Fiddler
General
1 3 (10.00%) Finance
1 3 (10.00%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (40.00%) .NET
2 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET
2 9 (30.00%) MSMQ
2 9 (30.00%) SignalR
2 9 (30.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (16.67%) HTML
4 4 (13.33%) Middleware
5 3 (10.00%) CSS
5 3 (10.00%) SOAP
6 2 (6.67%) Web Services
7 1 (3.33%) AngularJS
7 1 (3.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 1 (3.33%) SGML
7 1 (3.33%) CGI
7 1 (3.33%) XML
7 1 (3.33%) EDI
7 1 (3.33%) VRML
7 1 (3.33%) JSON
7 1 (3.33%) CSS3
7 1 (3.33%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 6 (20.00%) User Experience
1 6 (20.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (10.00%) Enterprise Software
2 3 (10.00%) Social Media
2 3 (10.00%) Blog
3 2 (6.67%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (3.33%) Algorithms
4 1 (3.33%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.33%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 15 (50.00%) Windows
2 7 (23.33%) Linux
3 6 (20.00%) CentOS
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (10.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.67%) UNIX
6 1 (3.33%) AIX
6 1 (3.33%) Solaris
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (3.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (30.00%) ITIL
2 9 (30.00%) SOA
2 9 (30.00%) DevOps
3 8 (26.67%) Scrum
4 5 (16.67%) Software Delivery
5 4 (13.33%) Mentoring
6 3 (10.00%) Service Management
6 3 (10.00%) Incident Management
7 2 (6.67%) TOGAF
7 2 (6.67%) Content Management
7 2 (6.67%) OO
7 2 (6.67%) Configuration Management
7 2 (6.67%) Network Monitoring
7 2 (6.67%) Coaching
7 2 (6.67%) SDLC
8 1 (3.33%) People Management
8 1 (3.33%) Data Privacy
8 1 (3.33%) Database Security
8 1 (3.33%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 10 (33.33%) C#
2 7 (23.33%) SQL
3 6 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 6 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (6.67%) Java
5 1 (3.33%) TypeScript
5 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.33%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) CCA
2 1 (3.33%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (3.33%) CCEA
2 1 (3.33%) CISSP
2 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) MCSD
2 1 (3.33%) MCSE
2 1 (3.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (16.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (6.67%) QA
3 1 (3.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (23.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (20.00%) Docker
Systems Management
1 9 (30.00%) Puppet
1 9 (30.00%) Opscode Chef
1 9 (30.00%) HAProxy
2 3 (10.00%) WSUS
2 3 (10.00%) SCCM
2 3 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (26.67%) Cisco
1 8 (26.67%) Microsoft
2 7 (23.33%) VMware
3 3 (10.00%) NetApp
4 2 (6.67%) Oracle
4 2 (6.67%) Citrix
4 2 (6.67%) CheckPoint
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