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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 15 23 27
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 13 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 6.77% 4.79% 5.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.91% 5.11% 6.50%
Number of salaries quoted 12 4 21
Average salary £75,000 £63,750 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.64% -15.00%
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
188 274 354
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 97.92% 93.84% 90.77%
Number of salaries quoted 180 189 292
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £30,000 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 5 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 11 (35.48%) TOGAF
2 7 (22.58%) Target Operating Model
3 6 (19.35%) Middleware
3 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
3 6 (19.35%) Cisco
4 5 (16.13%) Windows
5 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
5 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
5 4 (12.90%) Matrix Management
5 4 (12.90%) Network Security
5 4 (12.90%) CEH
5 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (12.90%) Marketing
5 4 (12.90%) GCIA
5 4 (12.90%) GCIH
5 4 (12.90%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) Oracle
5 4 (12.90%) C
5 4 (12.90%) Java
5 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
5 4 (12.90%) LAN
5 4 (12.90%) WAN
5 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
5 4 (12.90%) CISSP
5 4 (12.90%) McAfee
5 4 (12.90%) CISA
5 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
5 4 (12.90%) Trustwave
5 4 (12.90%) LogRhythm
5 4 (12.90%) QRadar

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 1 (3.23%) Apache
1 1 (3.23%) SAS
1 1 (3.23%) Tomcat
1 1 (3.23%) WebLogic
Applications
1 3 (9.68%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.23%) MS Office
2 1 (3.23%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (6.45%) SAP ERP
2 1 (3.23%) Data Workbench
2 1 (3.23%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Google Analytics
1 1 (3.23%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) LAN
1 4 (12.90%) Network Security
1 4 (12.90%) TCP/IP
1 4 (12.90%) WAN
1 4 (12.90%) Wireshark
2 2 (6.45%) NAS
2 2 (6.45%) SAN
3 1 (3.23%) Firewall
3 1 (3.23%) Internet
3 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.68%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.45%) OLAP
2 2 (6.45%) OLTP
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 2 (6.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.23%) Adabas
3 1 (3.23%) Data Warehouse
General
1 4 (12.90%) Marketing
2 3 (9.68%) Legal
2 3 (9.68%) Manufacturing
3 2 (6.45%) Finance
4 1 (3.23%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (19.35%) Middleware
2 2 (6.45%) MDX
3 1 (3.23%) EntireX
3 1 (3.23%) WSDL
3 1 (3.23%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.90%) Data Centre
2 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (9.68%) Data Integration
3 2 (6.45%) Celerra
3 2 (6.45%) CLARiiON
3 2 (6.45%) EMC VNX
4 1 (3.23%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 5 (16.13%) Windows
2 1 (3.23%) Linux
2 1 (3.23%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (35.48%) TOGAF
2 7 (22.58%) Target Operating Model
3 6 (19.35%) E-Commerce
4 4 (12.90%) Data Modelling
4 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Architecture
4 4 (12.90%) Matrix Management
4 4 (12.90%) SIEM
5 3 (9.68%) Analytics
5 3 (9.68%) B2C
5 3 (9.68%) CRM
5 3 (9.68%) Knowledge Management
6 2 (6.45%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (6.45%) Data Architecture
6 2 (6.45%) ERP
6 2 (6.45%) ETL
6 2 (6.45%) Information Management
6 2 (6.45%) Marketing Analytics
6 2 (6.45%) Open Source
6 2 (6.45%) Six Sigma
6 2 (6.45%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) C
1 4 (12.90%) Java
2 3 (9.68%) SQL
3 1 (3.23%) NATURAL
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) CEH
1 4 (12.90%) CISA
1 4 (12.90%) CISSP
1 4 (12.90%) GCIA
1 4 (12.90%) GCIH
2 2 (6.45%) Degree
2 2 (6.45%) SAP Certification
3 1 (3.23%) CCNA
3 1 (3.23%) CCNP
3 1 (3.23%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.23%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (3.23%) HND
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (6.45%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 2 (6.45%) Hyper-V
1 2 (6.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (6.45%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (12.90%) QRadar
2 2 (6.45%) Backup Exec
2 2 (6.45%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (3.23%) CA Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 6 (19.35%) Cisco
2 4 (12.90%) ArcSight
2 4 (12.90%) LogRhythm
2 4 (12.90%) McAfee
2 4 (12.90%) Oracle
2 4 (12.90%) SolarWinds
2 4 (12.90%) Splunk
2 4 (12.90%) Trustwave
2 4 (12.90%) VMware
3 3 (9.68%) Citrix
3 3 (9.68%) Microsoft
4 2 (6.45%) EMC
4 2 (6.45%) Isilon
4 2 (6.45%) SAP
5 1 (3.23%) Dell
5 1 (3.23%) HP
5 1 (3.23%) Juniper
5 1 (3.23%) Nokia
5 1 (3.23%) Salesforce.com
5 1 (3.23%) Siemens