The first table below looks at the demand 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 29 July 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 Solihull region.

Location
3 months to
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 41 30 29
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 12 13 21
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 4.11% 4.59% 7.87%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.32% 4.78% 8.02%
Number of salaries quoted 10 6 6
Average salary £41,495 £62,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-33.60% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,265 £49,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.81%
Job Titles Category
Solihull
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
278 272 262
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Solihull 95.21% 96.11% 98.13%
Number of salaries quoted 212 215 181
Average salary £40,000 £35,500 £34,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.67% +4.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,650 £24,300 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £49,500 £42,500 £49,250
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
West Midlands

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 29 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Solihull

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Solihull

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 11 (44.00%) Citrix
1 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
1 11 (44.00%) Retail
1 11 (44.00%) Fujitsu
1 11 (44.00%) XenApp
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 9 (36.00%) AppSense
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 6 (24.00%) DNS
5 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
5 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
5 5 (20.00%) CCA
5 5 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
5 5 (20.00%) Windows
5 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 5 (20.00%) CCEE
5 5 (20.00%) CCIA
6 4 (16.00%) Degree
6 4 (16.00%) C#
6 4 (16.00%) .NET
6 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
6 4 (16.00%) Project Management
6 4 (16.00%) SCCM
6 4 (16.00%) SCOM
6 4 (16.00%) PKI
7 3 (12.00%) Ajax
7 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Solihull by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 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 3 (12.00%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (4.00%) Lync
2 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Pivotal CRM
1 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 6 (24.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (4.00%) Rational Rhapsody
General
1 11 (44.00%) Telecoms
1 11 (44.00%) Finance
1 11 (44.00%) Retail
2 2 (8.00%) Marketing
3 1 (4.00%) Electronics
3 1 (4.00%) Automotive
3 1 (4.00%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.00%) .NET
2 3 (12.00%) Ajax
2 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (4.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (20.00%) Windows
1 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.00%) Project Management
2 3 (12.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (12.00%) MVC
2 3 (12.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (8.00%) Security Architecture
3 2 (8.00%) TOGAF
3 2 (8.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (8.00%) SOA
3 2 (8.00%) CRM
4 1 (4.00%) UML
4 1 (4.00%) Yourdon
4 1 (4.00%) Six Sigma
4 1 (4.00%) SysML
4 1 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
4 1 (4.00%) Change Control
4 1 (4.00%) Embedded Software Development
4 1 (4.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.00%) System Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) C#
2 3 (12.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (20.00%) CCEE
2 5 (20.00%) CCIA
2 5 (20.00%) CCA
2 5 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (16.00%) Degree
4 2 (8.00%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) QA
System Software
1 11 (44.00%) XenApp
2 9 (36.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (20.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) SCCM
1 4 (16.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Citrix
1 11 (44.00%) Fujitsu
2 9 (36.00%) AppSense
3 7 (28.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (4.00%) Salesforce.com