The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 50 38 49
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 24 15 13
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 3.39% 3.75% 2.69%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.56% 4.00% 2.74%
Number of salaries quoted 22 14 12
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% +13.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £53,250 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £72,500 £68,500 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Architect
Northamptonshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Northampton 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
Northampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
675 375 474
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northampton 95.34% 93.75% 97.93%
Number of salaries quoted 636 349 438
Average salary £37,500 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 19 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Northampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northampton

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 30 (57.69%) Retail
3 29 (55.77%) Java
4 28 (53.85%) UML
5 25 (48.08%) Open Source
6 12 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
6 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
7 11 (21.15%) Windows
7 11 (21.15%) Data Architecture
7 11 (21.15%) Data Governance
8 10 (19.23%) Data Management
9 9 (17.31%) Data Mining
9 9 (17.31%) Process Management
9 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
9 9 (17.31%) Risk Management
10 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
11 7 (13.46%) MS Office
12 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
12 6 (11.54%) Finance
13 5 (9.62%) hybris
13 5 (9.62%) SaaS
13 5 (9.62%) IaaS
13 5 (9.62%) SOA
14 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
14 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
14 4 (7.69%) Citrix
14 4 (7.69%) CCA
14 4 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
14 4 (7.69%) XML
14 4 (7.69%) CRM

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northampton by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 (7.69%) SharePoint
1 4 (7.69%) MS Exchange
2 3 (5.77%) Apache
3 2 (3.85%) Tomcat
3 2 (3.85%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (15.38%) MS Excel
2 7 (13.46%) MS Office
3 3 (5.77%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.92%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 5 (9.62%) SaaS
1 5 (9.62%) IaaS
2 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 4 (7.69%) Office 365
3 3 (5.77%) PaaS
4 2 (3.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 4 (7.69%) NetScaler
2 3 (5.77%) LAN
2 3 (5.77%) WAN
3 2 (3.85%) SAN
4 1 (1.92%) Internet
4 1 (1.92%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (17.31%) Data Mining
2 3 (5.77%) RDBMS
2 3 (5.77%) MySQL
2 3 (5.77%) Relational Database
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (3.85%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.92%) SAP HANA
4 1 (1.92%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.92%) SAP BI
General
1 30 (57.69%) Retail
2 6 (11.54%) Finance
3 1 (1.92%) Manufacturing
3 1 (1.92%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.69%) JMS
1 4 (7.69%) XML
1 4 (7.69%) Application Packaging
1 4 (7.69%) RESTful
2 3 (5.77%) Middleware
2 3 (5.77%) SOAP
3 2 (3.85%) .NET
4 1 (1.92%) J2EE
4 1 (1.92%) Web Services
4 1 (1.92%) WSDL
4 1 (1.92%) WS-I
4 1 (1.92%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (1.92%) REST
4 1 (1.92%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 25 (48.08%) Open Source
2 9 (17.31%) Management Information System
3 3 (5.77%) EPoS
4 1 (1.92%) DataPower
4 1 (1.92%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 11 (21.15%) Windows
2 4 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 4 (7.69%) Windows 8
3 3 (5.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 32 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (53.85%) UML
3 12 (23.08%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (21.15%) Data Governance
4 11 (21.15%) Data Architecture
5 10 (19.23%) Data Management
6 9 (17.31%) Process Management
6 9 (17.31%) Risk Management
7 6 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
8 5 (9.62%) SOA
9 4 (7.69%) Migration
9 4 (7.69%) CRM
9 4 (7.69%) ERP
9 4 (7.69%) EAI
9 4 (7.69%) TOGAF
10 3 (5.77%) RUP
10 3 (5.77%) BPMN
10 3 (5.77%) Data Modelling
10 3 (5.77%) ETL
11 2 (3.85%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 29 (55.77%) Java
2 1 (1.92%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (7.69%) MCSE
1 4 (7.69%) CCA
1 4 (7.69%) Citrix Certification
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 4 (7.69%) MCTS
1 4 (7.69%) MCITP
1 4 (7.69%) CCEE
2 1 (1.92%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) DV Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) Security Cleared
2 1 (1.92%) CISSP
System Software
1 4 (7.69%) Active Directory
1 4 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
1 4 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (7.69%) XenApp
1 4 (7.69%) XenDesktop
1 4 (7.69%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (7.69%) Windows Intune
1 4 (7.69%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 12 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 5 (9.62%) hybris
3 4 (7.69%) Citrix
3 4 (7.69%) VMware
3 4 (7.69%) AppSense
4 3 (5.77%) ATG
4 3 (5.77%) Cisco
5 2 (3.85%) Oracle
5 2 (3.85%) SAP
5 2 (3.85%) Google
6 1 (1.92%) IBM
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