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 27 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 41 45 42
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 38 26 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 4.92% 3.61% 3.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.05% 3.74% 3.60%
Number of salaries quoted 37 17 14
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £71,500 £62,450
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
752 696 445
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.28% 96.67% 93.49%
Number of salaries quoted 644 581 375
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £35,000
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £48,500 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 27 March 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 38 (51.35%) Cisco
2 36 (48.65%) Enterprise Architecture
3 35 (47.30%) TOGAF
3 35 (47.30%) Microsoft
4 34 (45.95%) WAN
5 33 (44.59%) LAN
6 32 (43.24%) Zachman Framework
7 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
8 30 (40.54%) VMware
8 30 (40.54%) Citrix
9 28 (37.84%) Waterfall
10 25 (33.78%) SAN
11 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
12 21 (28.38%) NAS
13 20 (27.03%) SharePoint
14 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
15 14 (18.92%) People Management
16 13 (17.57%) Continuous Improvement
17 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
17 12 (16.22%) Windows
17 12 (16.22%) Finance
18 11 (14.86%) Technical Architecture
18 11 (14.86%) Mentoring
18 11 (14.86%) Coaching
19 9 (12.16%) Retail
19 9 (12.16%) Billing
20 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
20 8 (10.81%) Linux
21 7 (9.46%) Firewall
21 7 (9.46%) IaaS

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (27.03%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.70%) WebLogic Portal
2 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Process Server
2 2 (2.70%) WebSphere
2 2 (2.70%) WebSphere Application Server
2 2 (2.70%) WebLogic
Applications
1 15 (20.27%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.35%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (2.70%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 12 (16.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (9.46%) IaaS
3 1 (1.35%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 34 (45.95%) WAN
2 33 (44.59%) LAN
3 25 (33.78%) SAN
4 21 (28.38%) NAS
5 7 (9.46%) Firewall
6 5 (6.76%) Wireless
7 3 (4.05%) MPLS
8 2 (2.70%) OSPF
8 2 (2.70%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.70%) IPv6
9 1 (1.35%) LDAP
9 1 (1.35%) IPsec
9 1 (1.35%) Cisco PIX
9 1 (1.35%) BGP
9 1 (1.35%) Packet Switching
9 1 (1.35%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.35%) MySQL
1 1 (1.35%) Informix
1 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
1 1 (1.35%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.35%) Lombardi
General
1 12 (16.22%) Finance
2 9 (12.16%) Retail
2 9 (12.16%) Billing
3 4 (5.41%) Banking
4 3 (4.05%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.70%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.35%) Electronics
6 1 (1.35%) Law
6 1 (1.35%) Legal
6 1 (1.35%) Manufacturing
6 1 (1.35%) Advertising
6 1 (1.35%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (4.05%) Middleware
2 2 (2.70%) Web Services
2 2 (2.70%) RESTful
3 1 (1.35%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.11%) Management Information System
1 6 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (5.41%) Replication
3 2 (2.70%) CLARiiON
4 1 (1.35%) DTV
4 1 (1.35%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.22%) Windows
2 8 (10.81%) Linux
3 6 (8.11%) UNIX
4 4 (5.41%) Solaris
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (1.35%) AIX
6 1 (1.35%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (48.65%) Enterprise Architecture
2 35 (47.30%) TOGAF
3 32 (43.24%) Zachman Framework
4 31 (41.89%) Agile Software Development
5 28 (37.84%) Waterfall
6 14 (18.92%) People Management
7 13 (17.57%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (14.86%) Technical Architecture
8 11 (14.86%) Mentoring
8 11 (14.86%) Coaching
9 8 (10.81%) Software Engineering
10 5 (6.76%) Business Continuity
10 5 (6.76%) Information Security
11 4 (5.41%) Migration
11 4 (5.41%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (5.41%) ITIL
11 4 (5.41%) SOA
11 4 (5.41%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (5.41%) Business Development
11 4 (5.41%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 4 (5.41%) Java
2 2 (2.70%) PHP
3 1 (1.35%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.11%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (2.70%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) CCIE
2 2 (2.70%) CCNP
2 2 (2.70%) CCNA
2 2 (2.70%) CCDA
3 1 (1.35%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.41%) SLA
1 4 (5.41%) QA
System Software
1 23 (31.08%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.35%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 38 (51.35%) Cisco
2 35 (47.30%) Microsoft
3 30 (40.54%) Citrix
3 30 (40.54%) VMware
4 3 (4.05%) IBM
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle
5 2 (2.70%) NetApp
5 2 (2.70%) EMC
5 2 (2.70%) Pega
5 2 (2.70%) ILOG
5 2 (2.70%) Red Hat
5 2 (2.70%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.35%) Symantec
6 1 (1.35%) Google
6 1 (1.35%) Novell
6 1 (1.35%) HP
6 1 (1.35%) SAP
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