The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Architect
Rank 167 168 161
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 2 4 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 0.063% 0.11% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.067% 0.11% 0.032%
Number of salaries quoted 2 2 1
Average salary £72,500 £59,250 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+22.36% -1.25%
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £62,500 £58,000
% change year-on-year
+8.00% +7.75%
IT Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Scotland 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
Scotland
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2981 3536 3091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Scotland 93.51% 95.10% 95.93%
Number of salaries quoted 1926 2328 2011
Average salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £27,500 £28,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

IT Architect
Salary Trend in Scotland

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

IT Architect Salary Trend in Scotland

IT Architect
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Architect within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Glasgow +3 1 £75,000 +26.58%
Edinburgh - 1 £70,000 - 1
IT Architect
UK

IT Architect
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title.

1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Splunk
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Degree
2 1 (33.33%) CISM
2 1 (33.33%) IIS
2 1 (33.33%) CISSP

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT jobs across the Scotland region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (33.33%) Banking
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Security Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Portfolio Management
2 1 (33.33%) Vulnerability Management
2 1 (33.33%) Cyber Security
2 1 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (33.33%) TOGAF
2 1 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 1 (33.33%) Project Planning
2 1 (33.33%) Time Management
2 1 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 1 (33.33%) Data Architecture
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) CISSP
1 1 (33.33%) CISM
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (33.33%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Splunk
1 1 (33.33%) ArcSight
Edinburgh & Lothians
ANSON MCCADE
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