The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Northamptonshire 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 18 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 Northamptonshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 44 31 25
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 41 41 58
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 4.35% 6.32% 6.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.69% 6.61% 7.12%
Number of salaries quoted 31 26 53
Average salary £57,500 £63,250 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.09% -6.29%
90% offered a salary of more than £43,200 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £75,000 £82,500
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Northamptonshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
874 620 815
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 92.68% 95.53% 98.07%
Number of salaries quoted 757 515 747
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £21,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Architect
East Midlands

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Northamptonshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Northamptonshire

Architect
Job Locations in Northamptonshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Northamptonshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Vacancies
Northampton -4 25 £60,000 -7.69% 5
Corby - 2 £65,000 -
Kettering - 1 £70,000 -
Architect
East Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 33 (39.29%) Java
2 29 (34.52%) UML
2 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
3 24 (28.57%) SOA
4 23 (27.38%) J2EE
5 21 (25.00%) Oracle
6 20 (23.81%) CSS
6 20 (23.81%) Oracle Database
7 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
7 16 (19.05%) Cisco
7 16 (19.05%) JSF
7 16 (19.05%) VMware
8 15 (17.86%) SQL
9 14 (16.67%) ITIL
9 14 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (14.29%) Data Modelling
10 12 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 11 (13.10%) Windows
11 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
11 11 (13.10%) Retail
12 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
12 10 (11.90%) Data Architecture
13 9 (10.71%) Data Governance
13 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
13 9 (10.71%) .NET
13 9 (10.71%) HP
13 9 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 9 (10.71%) Unit Testing
13 9 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
13 9 (10.71%) Project Planning

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Northamptonshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Northamptonshire 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 9 (10.71%) SharePoint
2 5 (5.95%) IIS
3 3 (3.57%) Apache
3 3 (3.57%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.38%) MS Exchange
4 2 (2.38%) Lync
4 2 (2.38%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.19%) OpenStack
5 1 (1.19%) SAS
Applications
1 10 (11.90%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.14%) MS Office
3 2 (2.38%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.19%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.38%) Office 365
2 1 (1.19%) SaaS
2 1 (1.19%) IaaS
2 1 (1.19%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.33%) Unified Communications
2 6 (7.14%) Wireless
3 5 (5.95%) VPN
3 5 (5.95%) Network Security
4 3 (3.57%) LAN
4 3 (3.57%) WAN
4 3 (3.57%) Internet
5 2 (2.38%) Cisco PIX
5 2 (2.38%) Firewall
5 2 (2.38%) OSPF
5 2 (2.38%) BGP
5 2 (2.38%) SAN
5 2 (2.38%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (23.81%) Oracle Database
2 11 (13.10%) SQL Server
3 4 (4.76%) Data Mining
4 3 (3.57%) SAP HANA
4 3 (3.57%) SAP BW
4 3 (3.57%) MySQL
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.38%) SAP BI
5 2 (2.38%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.19%) Data Warehouse
General
1 11 (13.10%) Retail
2 8 (9.52%) Finance
3 6 (7.14%) Legal
4 5 (5.95%) Law
4 5 (5.95%) Marketing
5 3 (3.57%) Electronics
6 1 (1.19%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (27.38%) J2EE
2 20 (23.81%) CSS
3 16 (19.05%) JSF
4 9 (10.71%) .NET
5 7 (8.33%) HTML
6 2 (2.38%) Lucene
6 2 (2.38%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.19%) WSDL
7 1 (1.19%) WS-I
7 1 (1.19%) XML
7 1 (1.19%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 7 (8.33%) Enterprise Storage
2 4 (4.76%) Management Information System
2 4 (4.76%) Open Source
3 3 (3.57%) Client/Server
3 3 (3.57%) Replication
4 2 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.19%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 11 (13.10%) Windows
2 3 (3.57%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (34.52%) UML
2 24 (28.57%) SOA
3 16 (19.05%) E-Commerce
4 14 (16.67%) ITIL
4 14 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (14.29%) Data Modelling
6 10 (11.90%) Data Architecture
7 9 (10.71%) Data Governance
7 9 (10.71%) Unit Testing
7 9 (10.71%) Enterprise Architecture
7 9 (10.71%) Project Planning
7 9 (10.71%) SEO
8 8 (9.52%) Project Management
8 8 (9.52%) Data Management
8 8 (9.52%) TOGAF
9 7 (8.33%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (7.14%) PRINCE2
11 5 (5.95%) Practice Management
11 5 (5.95%) Network Design
12 4 (4.76%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (39.29%) Java
2 15 (17.86%) SQL
3 7 (8.33%) JavaScript
4 3 (3.57%) ABAP
5 2 (2.38%) C#
Qualifications
1 9 (10.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 9 (10.71%) Degree
2 8 (9.52%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (8.33%) CCDA
3 7 (8.33%) CCNP
3 7 (8.33%) MCSE
3 7 (8.33%) MCSA
3 7 (8.33%) HP AIS
3 7 (8.33%) HP ASE
4 6 (7.14%) CCDP
5 5 (5.95%) Sun Certification
6 2 (2.38%) HND
6 2 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.19%) NCDA
7 1 (1.19%) VCAP
7 1 (1.19%) CCNA
System Software
1 12 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.95%) VMware ESX
3 3 (3.57%) Hyper-V
4 2 (2.38%) Active Directory
5 1 (1.19%) vSphere
Vendors
1 29 (34.52%) Microsoft
2 21 (25.00%) Oracle
3 16 (19.05%) Cisco
3 16 (19.05%) VMware
4 9 (10.71%) HP
5 8 (9.52%) EMC
6 5 (5.95%) Reuters
6 5 (5.95%) Sun
7 3 (3.57%) NetApp
7 3 (3.57%) SAP
8 2 (2.38%) Fortinet
8 2 (2.38%) Endeca
8 2 (2.38%) Business Objects
8 2 (2.38%) Juniper
8 2 (2.38%) Citrix
8 2 (2.38%) Unisys
8 2 (2.38%) F5
9 1 (1.19%) Veeam
9 1 (1.19%) hybris
9 1 (1.19%) Google
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £55000 per annum + benefits + car
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Emponics Ltd
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + car+bonus+bens
Posted: 4 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Travis Perkins PLC
Salary: Competitive With Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago