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 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 53 39 49
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 24 36 10
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 3.43% 4.92% 1.86%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.52% 5.13% 1.94%
Number of salaries quoted 22 29 10
Average salary £66,250 £55,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.45% -8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £58,450 £47,500 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £70,000 £61,750
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
682 702 516
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Sheffield 97.57% 95.90% 96.09%
Number of salaries quoted 615 584 448
Average salary £38,500 £35,500 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.45% +1.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 28 August 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Sheffield

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 18 (35.29%) Java
2 17 (33.33%) Oracle
2 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 16 (31.37%) IBM
4 15 (29.41%) TOGAF
5 14 (27.45%) Finance
6 12 (23.53%) SOA
7 11 (21.57%) Middleware
8 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
8 10 (19.61%) SQL
8 10 (19.61%) WebSphere
9 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
9 9 (17.65%) Process Management
9 9 (17.65%) VMware
9 9 (17.65%) Linux
9 9 (17.65%) Cisco
9 9 (17.65%) SAN
9 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
9 9 (17.65%) NAS
10 8 (15.69%) Node.js
10 8 (15.69%) LAN
10 8 (15.69%) WAN
10 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
10 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
11 7 (13.73%) Degree
11 7 (13.73%) Content Management
11 7 (13.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
11 7 (13.73%) Citrix
11 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (13.73%) PMP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Sheffield by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 10 (19.61%) WebSphere
2 8 (15.69%) Node.js
3 7 (13.73%) Apache
3 7 (13.73%) Tomcat
3 7 (13.73%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 5 (9.80%) SharePoint
5 4 (7.84%) IIS
5 4 (7.84%) Umbraco
6 3 (5.88%) WordPress
6 3 (5.88%) Sitecore CMS
6 3 (5.88%) WebSphere Application Server
6 3 (5.88%) Drupal
6 3 (5.88%) Joomla!
6 3 (5.88%) IBM HTTP Server
6 3 (5.88%) WebSphere Process Server
6 3 (5.88%) PegaRULES
6 3 (5.88%) JBoss
6 3 (5.88%) NetWeaver
6 3 (5.88%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (5.88%) Commerce Server
Applications
1 2 (3.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (11.76%) Dynamics NAV
2 1 (1.96%) RMDS
2 1 (1.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.96%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (17.65%) SAN
1 9 (17.65%) NAS
2 8 (15.69%) LAN
2 8 (15.69%) WAN
3 7 (13.73%) HTTP
4 4 (7.84%) Firewall
4 4 (7.84%) FCoE
4 4 (7.84%) Fibre Channel
4 4 (7.84%) Multicast
5 3 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
5 3 (5.88%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
5 3 (5.88%) BIG-IP
5 3 (5.88%) iSCSI
5 3 (5.88%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (19.61%) SQL Server
2 7 (13.73%) OLAP
2 7 (13.73%) OLTP
2 7 (13.73%) Oracle OLAP
2 7 (13.73%) MySQL
3 6 (11.76%) MongoDB
4 5 (9.80%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (7.84%) DB2
6 2 (3.92%) NoSQL
7 1 (1.96%) HBase
7 1 (1.96%) Oracle Database
7 1 (1.96%) Hadoop
7 1 (1.96%) CouchDB
Development Applications
1 3 (5.88%) Yeoman
2 1 (1.96%) Git (software)
2 1 (1.96%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (27.45%) Finance
2 4 (7.84%) Retail
2 4 (7.84%) Billing
3 3 (5.88%) Legal
4 2 (3.92%) Law
4 2 (3.92%) Games
5 1 (1.96%) Electronics
5 1 (1.96%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.96%) Manufacturing
5 1 (1.96%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (21.57%) Middleware
2 6 (11.76%) Web Services
3 5 (9.80%) HTML
4 4 (7.84%) XML
4 4 (7.84%) XSLT
4 4 (7.84%) HTML5
5 3 (5.88%) REST
5 3 (5.88%) JSON
5 3 (5.88%) jQuery
5 3 (5.88%) Oracle Fusion
5 3 (5.88%) Express
5 3 (5.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 3 (5.88%) CSS
6 2 (3.92%) RabbitMQ
6 2 (3.92%) .NET
7 1 (1.96%) Hibernate
7 1 (1.96%) Spring
7 1 (1.96%) Rendezvous
7 1 (1.96%) Ultra Messaging
7 1 (1.96%) Kafka
Miscellaneous
1 5 (9.80%) Clustering
1 5 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (7.84%) Computer Science
3 3 (5.88%) DataPower
4 1 (1.96%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.96%) Online Games
4 1 (1.96%) DTV
4 1 (1.96%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 9 (17.65%) Linux
2 5 (9.80%) Windows
3 4 (7.84%) Solaris
4 3 (5.88%) UNIX
4 3 (5.88%) AIX
4 3 (5.88%) SUSE
4 3 (5.88%) Debian
4 3 (5.88%) Ubuntu
4 3 (5.88%) CentOS
4 3 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (29.41%) TOGAF
3 12 (23.53%) SOA
4 9 (17.65%) Process Management
4 9 (17.65%) Business Analysis
5 8 (15.69%) Enterprise Architecture
6 7 (13.73%) Content Management
6 7 (13.73%) Business Intelligence
6 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2
7 6 (11.76%) ERP
7 6 (11.76%) Technical Architecture
7 6 (11.76%) Zachman Framework
8 5 (9.80%) Data Protection
8 5 (9.80%) Workflow
8 5 (9.80%) Waterfall
9 4 (7.84%) Continuous Improvement
9 4 (7.84%) Mentoring
9 4 (7.84%) Microservices
9 4 (7.84%) Service Delivery
9 4 (7.84%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (35.29%) Java
2 10 (19.61%) SQL
3 7 (13.73%) JavaScript
3 7 (13.73%) C#
3 7 (13.73%) Scala
4 4 (7.84%) PHP
5 3 (5.88%) Perl
5 3 (5.88%) Python
5 3 (5.88%) Shell Script
5 3 (5.88%) Jython
5 3 (5.88%) Korn
5 3 (5.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 7 (13.73%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 7 (13.73%) PMP
1 7 (13.73%) PMI Certification
1 7 (13.73%) Degree
2 4 (7.84%) ACCA
2 4 (7.84%) CIMA
3 1 (1.96%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (7.84%) NFS
2 4 (7.84%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (7.84%) SRDF
3 3 (5.88%) vSphere
3 3 (5.88%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (5.88%) pfSense
3 3 (5.88%) KVM
3 3 (5.88%) VMware Server
3 3 (5.88%) Xen
3 3 (5.88%) XenServer
4 1 (1.96%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.96%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (1.96%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (1.96%) Salt
1 1 (1.96%) Graphite
Vendors
1 17 (33.33%) Oracle
2 16 (31.37%) IBM
3 9 (17.65%) Cisco
3 9 (17.65%) VMware
4 8 (15.69%) Microsoft
5 7 (13.73%) SAP
5 7 (13.73%) Citrix
6 6 (11.76%) Hyperion
7 5 (9.80%) NetApp
8 4 (7.84%) Red Hat
8 4 (7.84%) EMC
8 4 (7.84%) Intel
8 4 (7.84%) Sitecore
8 4 (7.84%) EPiServer
9 3 (5.88%) Pega
9 3 (5.88%) F5
9 3 (5.88%) Endeca
10 2 (3.92%) Google
10 2 (3.92%) Apple
11 1 (1.96%) TIBCO
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Posted: 3 days ago
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