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

Location
3 months to
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 28 27 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 11 18 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 3.91% 4.63% 3.68%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.28% 5.07% 3.93%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 15
Average salary £66,250 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £82,250 £75,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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 Middlesex 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
Middlesex
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
257 355 382
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 91.46% 91.26% 93.63%
Number of salaries quoted 174 284 342
Average salary £47,500 £55,000 £47,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-13.63% +15.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £30,750
10% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £70,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Middlesex

Architect
Salary Trend in Middlesex

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

Architect Salary Trend in Middlesex

Architect
Salary Histogram in Middlesex

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Middlesex region over the 3 months to 2 March 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 18 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (41.03%) BizTalk Server
3 15 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
3 15 (38.46%) SAS
4 13 (33.33%) Data Management
4 13 (33.33%) Data Integration
5 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
5 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
6 11 (28.21%) Cognos
6 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
6 11 (28.21%) Quality Management
6 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 11 (28.21%) Master Data Management
7 6 (15.38%) Degree
8 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
8 5 (12.82%) Oracle
9 4 (10.26%) SAP
9 4 (10.26%) SPSS
9 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
9 4 (10.26%) Statistical Modelling
9 4 (10.26%) Analytics
10 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
11 2 (5.13%) CRM
11 2 (5.13%) PhD
11 2 (5.13%) Python
11 2 (5.13%) Business Objects
11 2 (5.13%) ITIL
11 2 (5.13%) C

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, IT jobs across the Middlesex 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 16 (41.03%) BizTalk Server
2 15 (38.46%) SAS
3 1 (2.56%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 4 (10.26%) SPSS
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) Network Security
2 1 (2.56%) LAN
2 1 (2.56%) WAN
2 1 (2.56%) Internet
2 1 (2.56%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 11 (28.21%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.13%) Big Data
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle ODI
3 2 (5.13%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.13%) Spotfire
3 2 (5.13%) QlikView
3 2 (5.13%) Oracle BI EE
3 2 (5.13%) NoSQL
3 2 (5.13%) Data Mining
3 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (2.56%) SAP BW
4 1 (2.56%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (2.56%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.56%) Middleware
1 1 (2.56%) SAP Basis
Miscellaneous
1 18 (46.15%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (33.33%) Data Integration
3 2 (5.13%) Visualisation
3 2 (5.13%) Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Applied Mathematics
3 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
3 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (5.13%) Statistics
3 2 (5.13%) Algorithms
4 1 (2.56%) Client/Server
4 1 (2.56%) Spread Betting
4 1 (2.56%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 1 (2.56%) UNIX
1 1 (2.56%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Data Management
2 12 (30.77%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (28.21%) Quality Management
3 11 (28.21%) Master Data Management
4 5 (12.82%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (10.26%) Statistical Modelling
5 4 (10.26%) Analytics
5 4 (10.26%) Data Modelling
6 3 (7.69%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
7 2 (5.13%) Scrum
7 2 (5.13%) Information Security
7 2 (5.13%) Data Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) Business Analysis
7 2 (5.13%) ETL
7 2 (5.13%) ITIL
7 2 (5.13%) CRM
7 2 (5.13%) Linear Regression
7 2 (5.13%) Database Theory
7 2 (5.13%) Relational Database Theory
Programming Languages
1 2 (5.13%) C
1 2 (5.13%) C++
1 2 (5.13%) Java
1 2 (5.13%) SQL
1 2 (5.13%) Python
1 2 (5.13%) R
2 1 (2.56%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.38%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) PhD
2 2 (5.13%) CISSP
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) SSCP
3 1 (2.56%) CISM
3 1 (2.56%) GIAC
3 1 (2.56%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) CCDP
3 1 (2.56%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) QA
2 1 (2.56%) COSO
2 1 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (2.56%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
2 11 (28.21%) Cognos
3 5 (12.82%) Oracle
4 4 (10.26%) SAP
5 2 (5.13%) Tableau
5 2 (5.13%) Business Objects
5 2 (5.13%) Informatica
6 1 (2.56%) VMware
6 1 (2.56%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.56%) HP
6 1 (2.56%) Cisco