The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Leicestershire 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 55 77 59
Rank change year-on-year
+22 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 27 11 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.40% 1.56% 3.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.48% 1.62% 3.33%
Number of salaries quoted 24 6 21
Average salary £55,000 £42,128 £51,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+30.55% -17.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,500 £42,128 £45,500
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £50,000 £67,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Architect
East Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Leicestershire 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
Leicestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
776 680 691
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.86% 96.45% 97.88%
Number of salaries quoted 670 618 576
Average salary £37,750 £37,500 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.66% +5.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,925 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

Architect
Salary Trend in Leicestershire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Leicestershire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Leicestershire

Architect
Job Locations in Leicestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Leicestershire region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Leicester +21 24 £55,000 +30.55% 1
Architect
East Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 37 (42.53%) TOGAF
2 27 (31.03%) Risk Management
3 26 (29.89%) ERP
4 25 (28.74%) Finance
5 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (22.99%) Technical Architecture
7 19 (21.84%) Legal
8 18 (20.69%) Project Management
9 17 (19.54%) CISM
9 17 (19.54%) CISSP
9 17 (19.54%) Information Security
9 17 (19.54%) PCI DSS
10 16 (18.39%) SQL
10 16 (18.39%) Firewall
10 16 (18.39%) Wireless
11 15 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (16.09%) Security Architecture
13 13 (14.94%) Windows
14 11 (12.64%) Quality Management
14 11 (12.64%) Enterprise Architecture
15 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
15 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
15 10 (11.49%) T-SQL
15 10 (11.49%) .NET
15 10 (11.49%) C#
15 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
15 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
15 10 (11.49%) CRM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT jobs across the Leicestershire 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 9 (10.34%) CMS
1 9 (10.34%) DNN
2 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
3 4 (4.60%) MS Exchange
4 3 (3.45%) SAS
5 1 (1.15%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (1.15%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 6 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 4 (4.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (3.45%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.15%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.20%) SaaS
2 4 (4.60%) Office 365
2 4 (4.60%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 16 (18.39%) Firewall
1 16 (18.39%) Wireless
2 7 (8.05%) Internet
3 1 (1.15%) PBX
3 1 (1.15%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 10 (11.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 9 (10.34%) OLAP
3 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (3.45%) DB2
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 25 (28.74%) Finance
2 19 (21.84%) Legal
3 9 (10.34%) Retail
4 5 (5.75%) Law
4 5 (5.75%) Back Office
5 1 (1.15%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (11.49%) .NET
2 9 (10.34%) ASP.NET
2 9 (10.34%) MDX
3 5 (5.75%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 21 (24.14%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (9.20%) User Experience
3 5 (5.75%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Management Information System
4 2 (2.30%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 13 (14.94%) Windows
2 8 (9.20%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (42.53%) TOGAF
2 27 (31.03%) Risk Management
3 26 (29.89%) ERP
4 20 (22.99%) Technical Architecture
5 18 (20.69%) Project Management
6 17 (19.54%) Information Security
7 15 (17.24%) Agile Software Development
8 14 (16.09%) Security Architecture
9 11 (12.64%) Enterprise Architecture
9 11 (12.64%) Quality Management
10 10 (11.49%) Business Intelligence
10 10 (11.49%) CRM
11 9 (10.34%) Migration
11 9 (10.34%) Scrum
11 9 (10.34%) Business Analysis
12 8 (9.20%) Data Analysis
12 8 (9.20%) Dimensional Modelling
13 7 (8.05%) Systems Analysis
13 7 (8.05%) Strategic Planning
13 7 (8.05%) Network Design
Programming Languages
1 16 (18.39%) SQL
2 10 (11.49%) T-SQL
2 10 (11.49%) C#
3 9 (10.34%) Java
Qualifications
1 17 (19.54%) CISSP
1 17 (19.54%) CISM
2 6 (6.90%) Degree
3 3 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.15%) OCP
5 1 (1.15%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (1.15%) MCTS
5 1 (1.15%) MCITP
5 1 (1.15%) MCSD
5 1 (1.15%) Postgraduate
5 1 (1.15%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (19.54%) PCI DSS
2 6 (6.90%) COBIT
System Software
1 6 (6.90%) Active Directory
2 5 (5.75%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (4.60%) Windows Intune
2 1 (1.15%) SCOM
Vendors
1 10 (11.49%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) Oracle
2 8 (9.20%) VMware
3 6 (6.90%) SAP
4 5 (5.75%) JD Edwards
5 3 (3.45%) Google
6 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (1.15%) Cisco
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