The first table below looks at the demand for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Shropshire 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Shropshire region.

Location
3 months to
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 24 7 31
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5 32 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 4.17% 15.61% 1.24%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.46% 16.00% 1.28%
Number of salaries quoted 2 8 1
Average salary £71,250 £58,750 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+21.27% -24.19%
UK excluding London average salary £60,000 £60,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- -4.00%
Job Titles Category
Shropshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
112 200 156
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Shropshire 93.33% 97.56% 96.89%
Number of salaries quoted 93 111 107
Average salary £38,000 £33,000 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.15% +3.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,000 £18,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,325 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+4.37% +0.85%
Architect
West Midlands

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

Architect
Salary Trend in Shropshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Shropshire

Architect
Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Telford -20 3 £70,000 +12.00%
Architect
West Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 5 (62.50%) AIX
1 5 (62.50%) Solaris
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 3 (37.50%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) Scrum
3 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
3 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
3 3 (37.50%) PowerHA
3 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
4 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
4 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
4 2 (25.00%) F5
4 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
4 2 (25.00%) Squid
4 2 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (25.00%) Apache
5 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
5 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (12.50%) Informatica
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
5 1 (12.50%) Finance
5 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT jobs across the Shropshire 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 3 (37.50%) WebLogic
2 2 (25.00%) Apache
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle EBS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) Firewall
2 3 (37.50%) Internet
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 2 (25.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 2 (25.00%) BIG-IP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 12c
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 1 (12.50%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) AIX
1 5 (62.50%) Solaris
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Migration
1 3 (37.50%) Scrum
1 3 (37.50%) TOGAF
1 3 (37.50%) Security Architecture
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (12.50%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (12.50%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Certification
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) PowerHA
2 2 (25.00%) Squid
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) F5
3 1 (12.50%) Business Objects
3 1 (12.50%) Informatica
3 1 (12.50%) KANA
3 1 (12.50%) Verint