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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 82 69 61
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 15 34 36
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.38% 2.94% 3.33%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.45% 3.00% 3.45%
Number of salaries quoted 14 24 31
Average salary £65,000 £56,750 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.53% -5.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £50,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £68,500 £75,420 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
1037 1132 1044
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 95.58% 97.75% 96.67%
Number of salaries quoted 921 1005 888
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,750 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £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 2 July 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 2 July 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 - 1
Tonbridge - 2 £65,000 -
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 (60.00%) .NET
2 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (52.00%) C#
3 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (48.00%) Subversion
4 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
4 12 (48.00%) IIS
4 12 (48.00%) MSMQ
4 12 (48.00%) Puppet
4 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
4 12 (48.00%) SignalR
4 12 (48.00%) Opscode Chef
4 12 (48.00%) HAProxy
4 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (48.00%) DevOps
5 11 (44.00%) Hudson
5 11 (44.00%) Scrum
6 10 (40.00%) Linux
6 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
7 9 (36.00%) CentOS
7 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
7 9 (36.00%) Docker
7 9 (36.00%) SOA
7 9 (36.00%) ITIL
8 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
9 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
9 7 (28.00%) SQL
10 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
10 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 12 (48.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 14 (56.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (40.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (4.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SMTP
1 1 (4.00%) HTTP
1 1 (4.00%) PPP
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
1 1 (4.00%) MPLS
1 1 (4.00%) Firewall
1 1 (4.00%) Network Security
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Redis
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 12 (48.00%) Subversion
1 12 (48.00%) Git (software)
2 11 (44.00%) Hudson
3 5 (20.00%) Jenkins
4 1 (4.00%) ReSharper
4 1 (4.00%) Fiddler
4 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (60.00%) .NET
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (48.00%) MSMQ
2 12 (48.00%) SignalR
2 12 (48.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 5 (20.00%) HTML
4 3 (12.00%) CSS
4 3 (12.00%) SOAP
5 2 (8.00%) Web Services
5 2 (8.00%) Middleware
5 2 (8.00%) LINQ
6 1 (4.00%) HTML5
6 1 (4.00%) CSS3
6 1 (4.00%) AngularJS
6 1 (4.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 1 (4.00%) EDI
6 1 (4.00%) CGI
6 1 (4.00%) SGML
6 1 (4.00%) VRML
6 1 (4.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) User Experience
3 3 (12.00%) Blog
3 3 (12.00%) Social Media
3 3 (12.00%) Enterprise Software
4 2 (8.00%) Algorithms
5 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (4.00%) Mainframe
5 1 (4.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 14 (56.00%) Windows
2 10 (40.00%) Linux
3 9 (36.00%) CentOS
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.00%) UNIX
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 7
5 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (52.00%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (48.00%) DevOps
3 11 (44.00%) Scrum
4 9 (36.00%) ITIL
4 9 (36.00%) SOA
5 6 (24.00%) Software Delivery
6 5 (20.00%) Configuration Management
7 4 (16.00%) Change Management
7 4 (16.00%) Mentoring
8 3 (12.00%) Service Management
8 3 (12.00%) OO
9 2 (8.00%) OOP
9 2 (8.00%) OOD
9 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
9 2 (8.00%) Content Management
9 2 (8.00%) SDLC
9 2 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
9 2 (8.00%) Open Source
10 1 (4.00%) Software Architecture
10 1 (4.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (52.00%) C#
2 9 (36.00%) PowerShell
3 7 (28.00%) SQL
3 7 (28.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) Java
5 2 (8.00%) PHP
6 1 (4.00%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.00%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (4.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (16.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 9 (36.00%) Docker
2 3 (12.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Puppet
1 12 (48.00%) Opscode Chef
1 12 (48.00%) HAProxy
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (16.00%) Cisco
3 3 (12.00%) NetApp
3 3 (12.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (4.00%) Oracle
Tunbridge Wells, Kent
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £60000 - £65000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago