The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Northampton 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 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Northampton region.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 41 43 32
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 28 15 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 4.41% 3.82% 5.18%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 4.03% 5.26%
Number of salaries quoted 24 11 25
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,350 £52,500 £51,000
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £70,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £60,750 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+1.25% -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
597 372 475
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 94.02% 94.66% 98.34%
Number of salaries quoted 527 324 451
Average salary £37,500 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+5.26% -
Architect
Northamptonshire

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Northampton

Architect
Salary Trend in Northampton

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

Architect Salary Trend in Northampton

Architect
Salary Histogram in Northampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Northampton region over the 3 months to 24 April 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Northampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 15 (34.09%) Java
2 14 (31.82%) UML
2 14 (31.82%) Retail
3 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
4 11 (25.00%) Windows
4 11 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (25.00%) Data Architecture
4 11 (25.00%) Data Governance
5 10 (22.73%) Data Management
5 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
5 10 (22.73%) Cisco
6 9 (20.45%) VMware
7 8 (18.18%) Open Source
8 7 (15.91%) ITIL
9 6 (13.64%) Oracle
9 6 (13.64%) SOA
9 6 (13.64%) Data Mining
9 6 (13.64%) Process Management
9 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
9 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
10 5 (11.36%) SEO
10 5 (11.36%) TOGAF
10 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 5 (11.36%) JSF
10 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
10 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.36%) Degree
10 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
10 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
10 5 (11.36%) HP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northampton 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 (9.09%) Apache
1 4 (9.09%) Tomcat
1 4 (9.09%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.55%) IIS
2 2 (4.55%) Lync
3 1 (2.27%) OpenStack
Applications
1 10 (22.73%) MS Excel
2 4 (9.09%) MS Office
3 2 (4.55%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
1 2 (4.55%) Office 365
1 2 (4.55%) IaaS
2 1 (2.27%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.09%) LAN
1 4 (9.09%) WAN
1 4 (9.09%) VPN
1 4 (9.09%) Network Security
2 3 (6.82%) Unified Communications
2 3 (6.82%) SAN
3 2 (4.55%) Internet
3 2 (4.55%) OSPF
3 2 (4.55%) BGP
3 2 (4.55%) Wireless
3 2 (4.55%) Firewall
3 2 (4.55%) HSRP
3 2 (4.55%) Cisco PIX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (13.64%) Data Mining
2 5 (11.36%) Oracle Database
3 4 (9.09%) MySQL
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (4.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 14 (31.82%) Retail
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (11.36%) JSF
1 5 (11.36%) J2EE
1 5 (11.36%) CSS
2 4 (9.09%) .NET
3 1 (2.27%) WS-I
3 1 (2.27%) XML
3 1 (2.27%) XSD
3 1 (2.27%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 8 (18.18%) Open Source
2 6 (13.64%) Management Information System
3 3 (6.82%) Enterprise Storage
4 2 (4.55%) Client/Server
4 2 (4.55%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 11 (25.00%) Windows
2 4 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.82%) UML
2 11 (25.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (25.00%) Data Architecture
2 11 (25.00%) Data Governance
3 10 (22.73%) Data Management
4 7 (15.91%) ITIL
5 6 (13.64%) SOA
5 6 (13.64%) Process Management
5 6 (13.64%) Risk Management
6 5 (11.36%) SEO
6 5 (11.36%) TOGAF
6 5 (11.36%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 5 (11.36%) Data Modelling
6 5 (11.36%) E-Commerce
7 4 (9.09%) Project Management
7 4 (9.09%) Network Design
8 2 (4.55%) PRINCE2
8 2 (4.55%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (4.55%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 15 (34.09%) Java
2 2 (4.55%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 5 (11.36%) Degree
2 4 (9.09%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (6.82%) HP AIS
3 3 (6.82%) HP ASE
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (6.82%) CCNP
3 3 (6.82%) CCDA
3 3 (6.82%) MCSE
3 3 (6.82%) MCSA
4 2 (4.55%) CCDP
4 2 (4.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.27%) NCDA
5 1 (2.27%) VCAP
5 1 (2.27%) CCNA
System Software
1 5 (11.36%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.55%) Active Directory
3 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
4 1 (2.27%) vSphere
Vendors
1 13 (29.55%) Microsoft
2 10 (22.73%) Cisco
3 9 (20.45%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) Oracle
5 5 (11.36%) HP
5 5 (11.36%) EMC
6 3 (6.82%) NetApp
7 2 (4.55%) Unisys
7 2 (4.55%) Juniper
7 2 (4.55%) Citrix
7 2 (4.55%) F5
7 2 (4.55%) Fortinet
8 1 (2.27%) Google
8 1 (2.27%) Veeam
8 1 (2.27%) hybris
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 6 days ago