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 28 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 76 80 87
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 11 20 6
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 1.27% 1.87% 0.62%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.29% 1.92% 0.64%
Number of salaries quoted 6 20 6
Median salary £65,000 £53,750 £43,100
Median salary % change year-on-year
+20.93% +24.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,250 £45,000 £31,200
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,750 £60,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +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
851 1044 942
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Kent 98.50% 97.48% 97.92%
Number of salaries quoted 757 964 774
Median salary £39,000 £38,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
+1.29% -3.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

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 28 September 2016.

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 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Stansted - 5 £65,000 -
Dartford - 3 - -
Maidstone -14 1 - -
Architect
South East

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, 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 14 (35.00%) Oracle
2 13 (32.50%) Cisco
3 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (25.00%) Network Design
4 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 10 (25.00%) ETL
4 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
5 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
6 8 (20.00%) QA
6 8 (20.00%) Firewall
6 8 (20.00%) Presales
7 7 (17.50%) High Availability
7 7 (17.50%) Change Control
7 7 (17.50%) Data Quality
7 7 (17.50%) Big Data
7 7 (17.50%) Data Governance
7 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
7 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
7 7 (17.50%) Finance
7 7 (17.50%) Automotive
7 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
7 7 (17.50%) Banking
7 7 (17.50%) Retail
7 7 (17.50%) Release Management
7 7 (17.50%) Data Cleansing
7 7 (17.50%) Information Management
7 7 (17.50%) Degree
7 7 (17.50%) MPLS
7 7 (17.50%) Pharmaceutical
7 7 (17.50%) DB2

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (2.50%) SAS
1 1 (2.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.00%) Firewall
2 7 (17.50%) MPLS
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
3 6 (15.00%) IPsec
3 6 (15.00%) Network Security
3 6 (15.00%) VXLAN
3 6 (15.00%) WAN
4 4 (10.00%) DNS
4 4 (10.00%) QSIG
5 3 (7.50%) 802.11
5 3 (7.50%) Cisco ASA
5 3 (7.50%) DHCP
5 3 (7.50%) DPNSS
5 3 (7.50%) IP Telephony
5 3 (7.50%) LAN
5 3 (7.50%) OSPF
5 3 (7.50%) SNMP
5 3 (7.50%) SSL
5 3 (7.50%) VPN
5 3 (7.50%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (17.50%) Big Data
2 7 (17.50%) DB2
2 7 (17.50%) RDBMS
2 7 (17.50%) Relational Database
3 4 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (7.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 7 (17.50%) Automotive
1 7 (17.50%) Banking
1 7 (17.50%) Finance
1 7 (17.50%) Pharmaceutical
1 7 (17.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) .NET
2 3 (7.50%) 802.1X
2 3 (7.50%) CSS
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.50%) Data Centre
3 2 (5.00%) iPad
3 2 (5.00%) User Experience
4 1 (2.50%) Private Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Psychology
4 1 (2.50%) Public Cloud
4 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 2 (5.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.00%) ETL
1 10 (25.00%) Network Design
2 8 (20.00%) Presales
3 7 (17.50%) Change Control
3 7 (17.50%) Data Cleansing
3 7 (17.50%) Data Governance
3 7 (17.50%) Data Modelling
3 7 (17.50%) High Availability
3 7 (17.50%) Information Management
3 7 (17.50%) PRINCE2
3 7 (17.50%) Release Management
3 7 (17.50%) TOGAF
4 5 (12.50%) Time Management
5 4 (10.00%) Business Development
5 4 (10.00%) E-Commerce
5 4 (10.00%) Programme Management
5 4 (10.00%) Requirements Analysis
5 4 (10.00%) Service Design
6 3 (7.50%) Logical Data Model
6 3 (7.50%) Physical Data Model
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) C#
2 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
3 1 (2.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (17.50%) Degree
3 6 (15.00%) CCIE
3 6 (15.00%) CCNA
3 6 (15.00%) CCNP
3 6 (15.00%) Cisco Certification
4 5 (12.50%) CCDA
4 5 (12.50%) CCDP
4 5 (12.50%) CCSA
4 5 (12.50%) CCSE
5 3 (7.50%) JNCIE
5 3 (7.50%) JNCIP
5 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
6 2 (5.00%) CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (20.00%) QA
2 7 (17.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 3 (7.50%) Virtual Servers
1 3 (7.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Cisco Prime
1 1 (2.50%) Nessus
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Oracle
2 13 (32.50%) Cisco
3 12 (30.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (22.50%) CheckPoint
5 7 (17.50%) IBM
5 7 (17.50%) SAP
6 4 (10.00%) F5
7 3 (7.50%) Mitel
7 3 (7.50%) Palo Alto
7 3 (7.50%) VMware
8 2 (5.00%) Juniper
9 1 (2.50%) Avaya
9 1 (2.50%) Google
9 1 (2.50%) Hyperion
9 1 (2.50%) Intel Security
9 1 (2.50%) JD Edwards
9 1 (2.50%) Palantir