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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 83 87 79
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 14 21 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.27% 2.03% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.31% 2.10% 2.85%
Number of salaries quoted 13 21 24
Average salary £80,000 £67,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+18.51% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
1069 1002 1087
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 97.09% 96.91% 97.05%
Number of salaries quoted 945 908 922
Average salary £38,500 £40,000 £41,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.75% -3.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
West Malling -11 4 £60,000 -14.28%
Architect
South East

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 25 (55.56%) .NET
2 22 (48.89%) Finance
3 17 (37.78%) HTML
4 16 (35.56%) CSS
4 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
5 13 (28.89%) QA
5 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
5 13 (28.89%) XML
5 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (26.67%) Java
6 12 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
7 11 (24.44%) Web Development
7 11 (24.44%) HTTP
8 10 (22.22%) HTTPS
8 10 (22.22%) Mule
8 10 (22.22%) MuleSoft
8 10 (22.22%) Mule ESB
9 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
10 8 (17.78%) Windows
10 8 (17.78%) C#
10 8 (17.78%) Technical Architecture
11 7 (15.56%) Firewall
11 7 (15.56%) VMware
11 7 (15.56%) Oracle
11 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
11 7 (15.56%) Project Management
11 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
12 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
12 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
12 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Kent by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 10 (22.22%) Mule
1 10 (22.22%) Mule ESB
2 2 (4.44%) JBoss
3 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (2.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (8.89%) IaaS
2 4 (8.89%) Office 365
2 4 (8.89%) PaaS
2 4 (8.89%) SaaS
3 3 (6.67%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (24.44%) HTTP
2 10 (22.22%) HTTPS
3 7 (15.56%) Firewall
4 5 (11.11%) SAN
5 4 (8.89%) VoIP
6 2 (4.44%) LAN
6 2 (4.44%) SSL
6 2 (4.44%) WAN
7 1 (2.22%) BGP
7 1 (2.22%) Internet
7 1 (2.22%) Intrusion Detection
7 1 (2.22%) IPv6
7 1 (2.22%) MPLS
7 1 (2.22%) NetScreen
7 1 (2.22%) OSPF
7 1 (2.22%) RSVP
7 1 (2.22%) SMTP
7 1 (2.22%) SSH
7 1 (2.22%) VPN
7 1 (2.22%) VRRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (28.89%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.22%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 1 (2.22%) NoSQL
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Fiddler
1 1 (2.22%) ReSharper
1 1 (2.22%) Subversion
1 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (2.22%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.22%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 22 (48.89%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (55.56%) .NET
2 17 (37.78%) HTML
3 16 (35.56%) CSS
4 13 (28.89%) XML
5 7 (15.56%) ASP.NET
6 4 (8.89%) Web Services
7 2 (4.44%) RESTful
8 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
8 1 (2.22%) ADO.NET
8 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
8 1 (2.22%) CGI
8 1 (2.22%) CSS3
8 1 (2.22%) DHTML
8 1 (2.22%) EDI
8 1 (2.22%) HTML5
8 1 (2.22%) JSON
8 1 (2.22%) SGML
8 1 (2.22%) SOAP
8 1 (2.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 1 (2.22%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 13 (28.89%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (11.11%) Fat Client
2 5 (11.11%) Thin Client
3 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
4 1 (2.22%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
4 1 (2.22%) PKI
4 1 (2.22%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.22%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (17.78%) Windows
2 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
3 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (2.22%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.22%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (35.56%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (26.67%) Systems Analysis
3 11 (24.44%) Web Development
4 9 (20.00%) TOGAF
5 8 (17.78%) Technical Architecture
6 7 (15.56%) Project Management
7 6 (13.33%) Business Analysis
7 6 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 5 (11.11%) Performance Optimisation
9 4 (8.89%) SOA
10 3 (6.67%) Enterprise Architecture
10 3 (6.67%) Scrum
10 3 (6.67%) Target Operating Model
11 2 (4.44%) Data Modelling
11 2 (4.44%) E-Commerce
11 2 (4.44%) Software Delivery
11 2 (4.44%) Stakeholder Management
11 2 (4.44%) Translating Business Requirements
11 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
11 2 (4.44%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) Java
2 8 (17.78%) C#
3 5 (11.11%) SQL
4 3 (6.67%) JavaScript
5 1 (2.22%) T-SQL
5 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.22%) VB
5 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (2.22%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) CCDA
1 1 (2.22%) CCDP
1 1 (2.22%) CCIE
1 1 (2.22%) CCNA
1 1 (2.22%) CCNP
1 1 (2.22%) CCSA
1 1 (2.22%) CCSE
1 1 (2.22%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.22%) Degree
1 1 (2.22%) JNCIE
1 1 (2.22%) JNCIP
1 1 (2.22%) MCITP
1 1 (2.22%) MCSE
1 1 (2.22%) MCTS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certified Architect
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certified Master
1 1 (2.22%) SC Cleared
1 1 (2.22%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (28.89%) QA
2 4 (8.89%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 5 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.22%) vCloud
2 1 (2.22%) vSphere
2 1 (2.22%) XenApp
2 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (2.22%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (2.22%) Puppet
Vendors
1 10 (22.22%) MuleSoft
2 7 (15.56%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.56%) Oracle
2 7 (15.56%) VMware
3 4 (8.89%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (6.67%) Cisco
5 1 (2.22%) CheckPoint
5 1 (2.22%) Citrix
5 1 (2.22%) Dell
5 1 (2.22%) F5
5 1 (2.22%) HP
5 1 (2.22%) hybris
5 1 (2.22%) Juniper
5 1 (2.22%) Palo Alto
Kent
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