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 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 17 29 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 29 19 7
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 8.79% 6.03% 2.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 9.39% 6.69% 2.46%
Number of salaries quoted 6 18 6
Average salary £63,750 £75,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.00% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £61,250 £65,250 £45,750
10% offered a salary of more than £72,750 £78,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
309 284 285
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Middlesex 93.64% 90.16% 94.06%
Number of salaries quoted 179 258 249
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £46,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +12.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,200 £32,500 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
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 25 November 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Middlesex

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Middlesex

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 16 (34.04%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
3 13 (27.66%) Sitecore
3 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
4 12 (25.53%) Project Management
5 11 (23.40%) Data Integration
5 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (23.40%) Master Data Management
5 11 (23.40%) Data Management
5 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
5 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
5 11 (23.40%) Quality Management
5 11 (23.40%) CRM
5 11 (23.40%) Cognos
5 11 (23.40%) SharePoint
5 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
5 11 (23.40%) SAS
6 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
7 4 (8.51%) Cisco
8 3 (6.38%) Oracle
8 3 (6.38%) LAN
8 3 (6.38%) WAN
8 3 (6.38%) Linux
8 3 (6.38%) Degree
9 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
9 2 (4.26%) Cisco IPT
9 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
9 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
9 2 (4.26%) Network Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Middlesex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, 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 (34.04%) BizTalk Server
2 11 (23.40%) SharePoint
2 11 (23.40%) SAS
3 1 (2.13%) WebLogic
3 1 (2.13%) IIS
3 1 (2.13%) Apache
3 1 (2.13%) Site Server
Applications
1 1 (2.13%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 5 (10.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.13%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (6.38%) LAN
1 3 (6.38%) WAN
2 2 (4.26%) Wireless
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco IPT
2 2 (4.26%) Unified Communications
3 1 (2.13%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (2.13%) Network Security
3 1 (2.13%) Internet
3 1 (2.13%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (27.66%) SQL Server
2 11 (23.40%) Data Warehouse
2 11 (23.40%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) NoSQL
General
1 1 (2.13%) Telecoms
1 1 (2.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.26%) Middleware
2 1 (2.13%) JSON
2 1 (2.13%) .NET
2 1 (2.13%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.79%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (23.40%) Data Integration
3 1 (2.13%) Open Source
3 1 (2.13%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.13%) PKI
3 1 (2.13%) Spread Betting
Operating Systems
1 3 (6.38%) Linux
2 2 (4.26%) Windows
3 1 (2.13%) Solaris
3 1 (2.13%) UNIX
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (2.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (2.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (25.53%) Project Management
2 11 (23.40%) Stakeholder Management
2 11 (23.40%) Data Management
2 11 (23.40%) CRM
2 11 (23.40%) Business Intelligence
2 11 (23.40%) Quality Management
2 11 (23.40%) Master Data Management
3 2 (4.26%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (4.26%) Network Architecture
3 2 (4.26%) ITIL
4 1 (2.13%) E-Commerce
4 1 (2.13%) E-business
4 1 (2.13%) Identity Management
4 1 (2.13%) Risk Management
4 1 (2.13%) Zachman Framework
4 1 (2.13%) TOGAF
4 1 (2.13%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (2.13%) Strategic Management
4 1 (2.13%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (2.13%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 1 (2.13%) Java
1 1 (2.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (6.38%) Degree
2 2 (4.26%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.13%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.13%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.13%) MCSD
3 1 (2.13%) MCSE
3 1 (2.13%) CCNP
3 1 (2.13%) CCNA
3 1 (2.13%) CCDP
System Software
1 2 (4.26%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 14 (29.79%) Microsoft
2 13 (27.66%) Sitecore
3 11 (23.40%) Cognos
4 4 (8.51%) Cisco
5 3 (6.38%) Oracle
6 2 (4.26%) VMware
7 1 (2.13%) Sun
7 1 (2.13%) HP
7 1 (2.13%) Pegasus
7 1 (2.13%) Red Hat