The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Sheffield 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 5 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 44 56 34
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -22
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 34 14 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.40% 2.07% 4.49%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.54% 2.17% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 34 10 19
Average salary £60,000 £56,238 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.69% +2.25%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,750 £54,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £74,250 £62,500 £63,800
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Architect
South Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Sheffield 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
Sheffield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
749 646 493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 96.90% 95.70% 96.29%
Number of salaries quoted 650 549 418
Average salary £36,000 £35,000 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.85% +2.94%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,200 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £60,000 £46,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Sheffield

Architect
Salary Trend in Sheffield

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

Architect Salary Trend in Sheffield

Architect
Salary Histogram in Sheffield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Sheffield region over the 3 months to 5 May 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 23 (40.35%) Enterprise Architecture
2 22 (38.60%) TOGAF
3 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 20 (35.09%) Cisco
4 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (35.09%) Zachman Framework
5 19 (33.33%) LAN
5 19 (33.33%) WAN
6 17 (29.82%) Citrix
6 17 (29.82%) VMware
7 16 (28.07%) Waterfall
8 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (21.05%) NAS
9 12 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
9 12 (21.05%) Finance
9 12 (21.05%) SAN
9 12 (21.05%) SharePoint
10 11 (19.30%) Java
10 11 (19.30%) SOA
11 10 (17.54%) People Management
12 9 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (15.79%) Billing
12 9 (15.79%) Retail
13 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
13 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
13 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
14 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
14 7 (12.28%) Coaching
15 6 (10.53%) Linux
16 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 May 2015, IT jobs across the Sheffield 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 12 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 2 (3.51%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (3.51%) WebSphere
2 2 (3.51%) Node.js
2 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
Applications
1 8 (14.04%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.75%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 8 (14.04%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.75%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.75%) Office 365
2 1 (1.75%) IaaS
2 1 (1.75%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 19 (33.33%) LAN
1 19 (33.33%) WAN
2 12 (21.05%) SAN
2 12 (21.05%) NAS
3 2 (3.51%) Wireless
4 1 (1.75%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (3.51%) MySQL
1 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
1 2 (3.51%) Data Warehouse
1 2 (3.51%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 1 (1.75%) Lombardi
General
1 12 (21.05%) Finance
2 9 (15.79%) Retail
2 9 (15.79%) Billing
3 4 (7.02%) Banking
4 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
5 2 (3.51%) Games
5 2 (3.51%) Legal
5 2 (3.51%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.75%) Electronics
6 1 (1.75%) Law
6 1 (1.75%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.75%) Advertising
6 1 (1.75%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (7.02%) Web Services
2 3 (5.26%) Middleware
3 2 (3.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
3 2 (3.51%) RESTful
4 1 (1.75%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.51%) Clustering
2 2 (3.51%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.75%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.75%) DTV
3 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
3 1 (1.75%) Online Games
3 1 (1.75%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 6 (10.53%) Linux
2 4 (7.02%) Windows
3 2 (3.51%) Solaris
4 1 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (40.35%) Enterprise Architecture
2 22 (38.60%) TOGAF
3 20 (35.09%) Agile Software Development
3 20 (35.09%) Zachman Framework
4 16 (28.07%) Waterfall
5 12 (21.05%) Technical Architecture
6 11 (19.30%) SOA
7 10 (17.54%) People Management
8 9 (15.79%) Continuous Improvement
9 8 (14.04%) Software Engineering
10 7 (12.28%) Mentoring
10 7 (12.28%) Coaching
11 5 (8.77%) Stakeholder Management
11 5 (8.77%) Business Continuity
12 4 (7.02%) Data Management
12 4 (7.02%) Analytics
12 4 (7.02%) Master Data Management
12 4 (7.02%) Microservices
13 3 (5.26%) Migration
13 3 (5.26%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 11 (19.30%) Java
2 3 (5.26%) SQL
3 2 (3.51%) Scala
3 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
3 2 (3.51%) PHP
3 2 (3.51%) C#
Qualifications
1 2 (3.51%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.75%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.75%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.51%) SLA
1 2 (3.51%) QA
System Software
1 13 (22.81%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 21 (36.84%) Microsoft
2 20 (35.09%) Cisco
3 17 (29.82%) Citrix
3 17 (29.82%) VMware
4 3 (5.26%) IBM
5 2 (3.51%) Oracle
5 2 (3.51%) Pega
5 2 (3.51%) ILOG
5 2 (3.51%) Red Hat
5 2 (3.51%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.75%) Symantec
6 1 (1.75%) Google
6 1 (1.75%) SAP
6 1 (1.75%) NetApp
6 1 (1.75%) EMC
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + car, benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
Sheffield, Yorkshire
Capita Resourcing IT
Salary: car, benefits, bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + £7k Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago