The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Solihull 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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 37 30 39
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 10 19 4
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 3.98% 5.97% 1.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.24% 6.11% 1.96%
Number of salaries quoted 5 12 2
Average salary £29,265 £51,250 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-42.89% -26.78%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Solihull 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
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
236 311 204
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 94.02% 97.80% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 186 232 150
Average salary £37,500 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £23,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £51,450
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Solihull

Architect
Salary Trend in Solihull

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

Architect Salary Trend in Solihull

Architect
Salary Histogram in Solihull

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Solihull region over the 3 months to 22 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Solihull

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
1 9 (45.00%) Retail
1 9 (45.00%) Fujitsu
2 6 (30.00%) XenApp
2 6 (30.00%) Citrix
2 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
3 5 (25.00%) Hyperion
3 5 (25.00%) Essbase
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 5 (25.00%) Network Design
4 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (20.00%) AppSense
4 4 (20.00%) DNS
4 4 (20.00%) Degree
5 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 2 (10.00%) Windows 7

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT jobs across the Solihull 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 5 (25.00%) WebLogic
2 1 (5.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.00%) Lync
Business Applications
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (5.00%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (5.00%) Pivotal CRM
Communications & Networking
1 4 (20.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Exadata
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Discoverer
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 5 (25.00%) Essbase
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 5 (25.00%) Oracle BI EE
2 1 (5.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 9 (45.00%) Telecoms
1 9 (45.00%) Finance
1 9 (45.00%) Retail
2 1 (5.00%) Electronics
2 1 (5.00%) Automotive
2 1 (5.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.00%) .NET
1 1 (5.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (10.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (30.00%) Mentoring
2 5 (25.00%) Network Design
3 2 (10.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (10.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (10.00%) CRM
3 2 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (5.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (5.00%) Change Control
4 1 (5.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (5.00%) Yourdon
4 1 (5.00%) UML
4 1 (5.00%) SysML
4 1 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (5.00%) Technical Architecture
4 1 (5.00%) System Testing
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.00%) C#
Qualifications
1 4 (20.00%) Security Cleared
1 4 (20.00%) Degree
2 2 (10.00%) CCA
2 2 (10.00%) Citrix Certification
2 2 (10.00%) CCEE
2 2 (10.00%) CCIA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.00%) QA
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) XenApp
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle RMAN
2 5 (25.00%) Oracle RAC
3 4 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (10.00%) XenDesktop
4 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (10.00%) SCCM
1 2 (10.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (45.00%) Fujitsu
2 6 (30.00%) Citrix
3 5 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 5 (25.00%) Oracle
3 5 (25.00%) Hyperion
4 4 (20.00%) AppSense
5 2 (10.00%) VMware
6 1 (5.00%) Salesforce.com
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago