The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Portsmouth 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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 54 39 43
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 13 7 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 3.29% 2.53% 3.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.33% 2.58% 3.74%
Number of salaries quoted 13 6 11
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Portsmouth 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
Portsmouth
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
390 271 294
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Portsmouth 98.73% 97.83% 92.16%
Number of salaries quoted 361 256 279
Average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £24,000 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Portsmouth

Architect
Salary Trend in Portsmouth

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

Architect Salary Trend in Portsmouth

Architect
Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Portsmouth region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Portsmouth

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Portsmouth

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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 12 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (39.29%) Technical Architecture
2 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) C#
2 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 11 (39.29%) UML
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
3 10 (35.71%) DV Cleared
3 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
4 9 (32.14%) SQL
4 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
5 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
5 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 8 (28.57%) TDD
5 8 (28.57%) WCF
5 8 (28.57%) WPF
6 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (21.43%) Degree
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL
7 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
8 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
8 5 (17.86%) Service Management
8 5 (17.86%) Quality Management
8 5 (17.86%) Change Management
8 5 (17.86%) HP
8 5 (17.86%) EMC
8 5 (17.86%) Citrix

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Portsmouth by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the Portsmouth 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.

Applications
1 1 (3.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) SAP ERP
1 1 (3.57%) SAP BPC
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.57%) Relational Database
2 1 (3.57%) SAP BI
2 1 (3.57%) SAP BW
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects
2 1 (3.57%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (3.57%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 9 (32.14%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 1 (3.57%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (39.29%) .NET
2 8 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 8 (28.57%) WCF
2 8 (28.57%) WPF
3 3 (10.71%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Management Information System
2 2 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (39.29%) Technical Architecture
2 11 (39.29%) UML
3 10 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (32.14%) Scrum
5 8 (28.57%) TDD
6 7 (25.00%) TOGAF
7 6 (21.43%) ITIL
8 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
8 5 (17.86%) Service Management
8 5 (17.86%) Quality Management
8 5 (17.86%) Change Management
8 5 (17.86%) SysML
8 5 (17.86%) Configuration Management
8 5 (17.86%) Project Management
8 5 (17.86%) Security Architecture
8 5 (17.86%) Information Architecture
8 5 (17.86%) Capacity Planning
8 5 (17.86%) QMS
8 5 (17.86%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 11 (39.29%) C#
2 9 (32.14%) SQL
3 8 (28.57%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (35.71%) SC Cleared
1 10 (35.71%) DV Cleared
1 10 (35.71%) Security Cleared
2 6 (21.43%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) COBIT
System Software
1 5 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (17.86%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) HP
2 5 (17.86%) EMC
2 5 (17.86%) Citrix
2 5 (17.86%) VMware
3 1 (3.57%) SAP
3 1 (3.57%) Business Objects
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