The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Midlands 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 31 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 18 16 11
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 17 5 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 8.95% 4.03% 10.73%
As % of the Job Titles category 10.76% 4.67% 11.81%
Number of salaries quoted 17 4 24
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £44,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +46.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £63,250 £44,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Midlands 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
Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
158 107 237
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the Midlands 83.16% 86.29% 90.80%
Number of salaries quoted 130 58 170
Average salary £55,000 £46,000 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.56% +2.22%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £34,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £72,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the Midlands

Architect
Salary Trend in the Midlands

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

Architect Salary Trend in the Midlands

Architect
Salary Histogram in the Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 August 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in the Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (44.00%) SAP
2 9 (36.00%) Automotive
2 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
3 8 (32.00%) Zachman Framework
4 6 (24.00%) SAP SD
5 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
5 5 (20.00%) Degree
6 4 (16.00%) Information Management
6 4 (16.00%) Logistics
6 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
6 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Publishing
6 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
6 4 (16.00%) PLM
6 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
6 4 (16.00%) UML
7 3 (12.00%) Cisco
8 2 (8.00%) Sun
8 2 (8.00%) CCNP
8 2 (8.00%) CCDP
8 2 (8.00%) CISM
8 2 (8.00%) Wireless
8 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
8 2 (8.00%) Information Security
8 2 (8.00%) Finance
8 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
8 2 (8.00%) Java
8 2 (8.00%) Oracle
8 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 August 2015, IT jobs across the Midlands 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (4.00%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (24.00%) SAP SD
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) LAN
1 2 (8.00%) Wireless
1 2 (8.00%) Unified Communications
1 2 (8.00%) WebEx
1 2 (8.00%) Telepresence
2 1 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
2 1 (4.00%) iSCSI
2 1 (4.00%) NAS
2 1 (4.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.00%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (4.00%) SAP BW
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (4.00%) QlikView
1 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
1 1 (4.00%) StreamInsight
1 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
General
1 9 (36.00%) Automotive
2 5 (20.00%) Manufacturing
3 4 (16.00%) Publishing
3 4 (16.00%) Aerospace
4 2 (8.00%) Finance
4 2 (8.00%) Retail
5 1 (4.00%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.00%) J2EE
1 1 (4.00%) CSS
1 1 (4.00%) Lucene
1 1 (4.00%) JSF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (4.00%) Data Structures
2 1 (4.00%) EMC VNX
2 1 (4.00%) Replication
2 1 (4.00%) CLARiiON
2 1 (4.00%) Symmetrix
2 1 (4.00%) Celerra
2 1 (4.00%) Data Conversion
2 1 (4.00%) Symmetrix DMX
2 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) VMS
2 1 (4.00%) SUSE
2 1 (4.00%) UNIX
2 1 (4.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.00%) AIX
2 1 (4.00%) HPUX
2 1 (4.00%) Solaris
2 1 (4.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
2 8 (32.00%) Zachman Framework
3 4 (16.00%) PLM
3 4 (16.00%) UML
3 4 (16.00%) Information Management
3 4 (16.00%) Logistics
3 4 (16.00%) Business Analysis
3 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Business Development
4 2 (8.00%) Lean Six Sigma
4 2 (8.00%) E-Commerce
4 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
4 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
4 2 (8.00%) Six Sigma
4 2 (8.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (8.00%) Information Security
4 2 (8.00%) Data Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
4 2 (8.00%) SABSA
5 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (8.00%) CISM
2 2 (8.00%) CCNP
2 2 (8.00%) CCDP
2 2 (8.00%) CISSP
2 2 (8.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (4.00%) Sun Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) NFS
1 1 (4.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (4.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 1 (4.00%) Veritas File System
1 1 (4.00%) SRDF
1 1 (4.00%) EMC RecoverPoint
1 1 (4.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
1 1 (4.00%) EMC TimeFinder
1 1 (4.00%) EMC Navisphere
1 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (4.00%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) SAP
2 4 (16.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (12.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Oracle
4 2 (8.00%) Sun
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
5 1 (4.00%) CommVault
5 1 (4.00%) Veritas
5 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) ATG
5 1 (4.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Endeca
5 1 (4.00%) hybris
5 1 (4.00%) Tableau
5 1 (4.00%) IBM
Midlands
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £33660.00 - £37128.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
MIdlands
MillsHill
Salary: £65,000 - £70,000 per year
Posted: 4 days ago