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 21 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 48 40 70
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +30
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 28 64 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 3.90% 6.73% 1.39%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.01% 6.94% 1.43%
Number of salaries quoted 24 42 10
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £38,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £61,000 £70,000 £70,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+8.33% -
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
698 922 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Leicestershire 97.21% 96.95% 97.09%
Number of salaries quoted 595 792 606
Average salary £40,000 £38,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.89% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £47,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 April 2015.

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 21 April 2015. 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 +1 14 £53,500 +40.78% 2
Loughborough - 3 £55,000 -
Architect
East Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 35 (58.33%) Information Security
1 35 (58.33%) Security Architecture
1 35 (58.33%) PCI DSS
2 32 (53.33%) Firewall
3 31 (51.67%) Wireless
4 29 (48.33%) CISM
4 29 (48.33%) CISSP
5 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
6 20 (33.33%) Risk Management
6 20 (33.33%) Legal
6 20 (33.33%) Retail
7 16 (26.67%) E-Commerce
8 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (10.00%) Finance
10 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (8.33%) ITIL
11 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
11 4 (6.67%) BCP
11 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
11 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
11 4 (6.67%) Business Continuity
11 4 (6.67%) Banking
11 4 (6.67%) Information Management
11 4 (6.67%) Degree
11 4 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
12 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
12 3 (5.00%) Sage CRM
12 3 (5.00%) TOGAF
12 3 (5.00%) QA
12 3 (5.00%) WCF

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 April 2015, 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 4 (6.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.67%) IIS
Business Applications
1 3 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (5.00%) Sage 200
1 3 (5.00%) Sage CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 32 (53.33%) Firewall
2 31 (51.67%) Wireless
3 1 (1.67%) VLAN
3 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.67%) SQL Server
General
1 20 (33.33%) Legal
1 20 (33.33%) Retail
2 6 (10.00%) Finance
3 4 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 4 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.00%) WCF
1 3 (5.00%) WPF
1 3 (5.00%) Silverlight
1 3 (5.00%) HTML5
1 3 (5.00%) HTML
2 2 (3.33%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 22 (36.67%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (1.67%) Clustering
2 1 (1.67%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 1 (1.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (58.33%) Information Security
1 35 (58.33%) Security Architecture
2 20 (33.33%) Risk Management
3 16 (26.67%) E-Commerce
4 7 (11.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 5 (8.33%) ITIL
5 5 (8.33%) Disaster Recovery
6 4 (6.67%) BCP
6 4 (6.67%) Information Management
6 4 (6.67%) Business Continuity Planning
6 4 (6.67%) Business Continuity
7 3 (5.00%) Mentoring
7 3 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
7 3 (5.00%) TDD
7 3 (5.00%) TOGAF
7 3 (5.00%) CRM
8 2 (3.33%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1 (1.67%) Requirements Analysis
9 1 (1.67%) Time Management
9 1 (1.67%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (5.00%) C#
1 3 (5.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (5.00%) SQL
2 1 (1.67%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 29 (48.33%) CISSP
1 29 (48.33%) CISM
2 4 (6.67%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (58.33%) PCI DSS
2 3 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (1.67%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (5.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (5.00%) Sage
Leicester
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 8 hours ago
Leicester, Leicestershire
Stafford-Sharp Associates
Salary: From £35,000 to £40,000 per annum + Excellent Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Leicestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: competitive
Posted: 7 days ago