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 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 46 47 51
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 14 14 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 2.93% 3.68% 3.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.00% 3.77% 3.28%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 12
Average salary £55,000 £46,064 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.39% -12.25%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.62% +2.50%
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
467 371 458
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicester 97.70% 97.63% 97.03%
Number of salaries quoted 410 336 366
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £45,000 £47,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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
Salary Histogram in Leicester

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Leicester region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Leicester

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicester

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 16 (37.21%) Risk Management
2 15 (34.88%) SQL
3 13 (30.23%) Business Analysis
4 11 (25.58%) Information Security
4 11 (25.58%) CISSP
4 11 (25.58%) CISM
4 11 (25.58%) PCI DSS
5 10 (23.26%) Security Architecture
5 10 (23.26%) MDX
5 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 10 (23.26%) Firewall
5 10 (23.26%) Wireless
5 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
5 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
5 10 (23.26%) OLAP
5 10 (23.26%) Legal
5 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
6 9 (20.93%) TOGAF
6 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 9 (20.93%) Internet
6 9 (20.93%) Dimensional Modelling
7 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
7 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
8 7 (16.28%) Technical Architecture
8 7 (16.28%) SaaS
9 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
9 6 (13.95%) Analytics

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leicester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, 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 4 (9.30%) SharePoint
1 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (9.30%) Commerce Server
2 1 (2.33%) DNN
2 1 (2.33%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (13.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (13.95%) Google Analytics
2 4 (9.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 7 (16.28%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (23.26%) Firewall
1 10 (23.26%) Wireless
2 9 (20.93%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server
1 10 (23.26%) OLAP
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 10 (23.26%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (20.93%) Microsoft Analysis Services
3 6 (13.95%) SQL Server 2012
4 4 (9.30%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 10 (23.26%) Legal
2 6 (13.95%) Finance
3 4 (9.30%) Marketing
4 3 (6.98%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) MDX
2 1 (2.33%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.33%) FMCG
1 1 (2.33%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.33%) UNIX
1 1 (2.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (37.21%) Risk Management
2 13 (30.23%) Business Analysis
3 11 (25.58%) Information Security
4 10 (23.26%) Security Architecture
4 10 (23.26%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (20.93%) Data Analysis
5 9 (20.93%) TOGAF
5 9 (20.93%) Dimensional Modelling
6 8 (18.60%) E-Commerce
7 7 (16.28%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (13.95%) Analytics
8 6 (13.95%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (13.95%) Project Management
8 6 (13.95%) Quality Management
9 5 (11.63%) CMMI
9 5 (11.63%) RAD
9 5 (11.63%) SOA
9 5 (11.63%) PRINCE
9 5 (11.63%) Supplier Management
9 5 (11.63%) Matrix Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.88%) SQL
2 10 (23.26%) T-SQL
3 1 (2.33%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (25.58%) CISSP
1 11 (25.58%) CISM
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (2.33%) MCITP
2 1 (2.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (25.58%) PCI DSS
2 5 (11.63%) COBIT
System Software
1 4 (9.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.95%) Google
3 4 (9.30%) SAP
3 4 (9.30%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (2.33%) Oracle
4 1 (2.33%) VMware
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