The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicester 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 June 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 57 45 53
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 1 27 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 0.23% 4.76% 3.19%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 4.95% 3.30%
Number of salaries quoted 1 20 8
Average salary £34,610 £52,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-34.07% +16.66%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
Architect
Leicestershire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicester 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
Leicester
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
415 546 364
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 95.84% 96.30% 96.81%
Number of salaries quoted 362 491 319
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £28,000 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leicester

Architect
Salary Trend in Leicester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the Leicester region.

Architect Salary Trend in Leicester

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 12 (42.86%) Firewall
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (39.29%) SDLC
2 11 (39.29%) Wireless
2 11 (39.29%) Risk Management
2 11 (39.29%) CISM
2 11 (39.29%) CISSP
2 11 (39.29%) Legal
2 11 (39.29%) Information Security
2 11 (39.29%) PCI DSS
2 11 (39.29%) Security Architecture
3 5 (17.86%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) BCP
4 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
4 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
4 4 (14.29%) Information Management
4 4 (14.29%) Degree
4 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
5 1 (3.57%) User Experience
5 1 (3.57%) Server Building
5 1 (3.57%) Clustering
5 1 (3.57%) Retail
5 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
5 1 (3.57%) Time Management
5 1 (3.57%) VLAN
5 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
5 1 (3.57%) Finance
5 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 2015, IT jobs across the Leicester 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 1 (3.57%) IIS
1 1 (3.57%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 12 (42.86%) Firewall
2 11 (39.29%) Wireless
3 1 (3.57%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
General
1 11 (39.29%) Legal
2 1 (3.57%) Retail
2 1 (3.57%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 12 (42.86%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.57%) User Experience
2 1 (3.57%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (39.29%) SDLC
1 11 (39.29%) Risk Management
1 11 (39.29%) Information Security
1 11 (39.29%) Security Architecture
2 5 (17.86%) ITIL
3 4 (14.29%) BCP
3 4 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity
3 4 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
3 4 (14.29%) Information Management
3 4 (14.29%) Business Continuity Planning
4 1 (3.57%) Server Building
4 1 (3.57%) TOGAF
4 1 (3.57%) Time Management
4 1 (3.57%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (3.57%) PRINCE2
4 1 (3.57%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 1 (3.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (39.29%) CISM
1 11 (39.29%) CISSP
2 4 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (39.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) Active Directory
Leicester, Leicestershire
Erin Associates
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago