The table below looks at the statistics for the Systems Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Systems Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
System Architect
Rank 235 229 214
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -15
Permanent jobs requiring a Systems Architect 10 6 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 0.16% 0.10% 0.26%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.17% 0.11% 0.27%
Number of salaries quoted 8 6 11
Average salary £47,500 £52,500 £42,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.52% +25.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,722 £52,000 £22,846
10% offered a salary of more than £49,750 £55,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £55,000 £45,000
% change year-on-year
+18.18% +22.22%
Systems Architect
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the South West 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
South West
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6018 5545 5501
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the South West 95.84% 95.19% 96.41%
Number of salaries quoted 5047 4709 4898
Average salary £37,500 £36,000 £36,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £50,000 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Systems Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Systems Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Systems Architect
Salary Trend in the South West

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

Systems Architect Salary Trend in the South West

Systems Architect
Salary Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Systems Architect across the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Systems Architect Salary Histogram in the South West

Systems Architect
Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Systems Architect within the South West region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - 4 £40,248 - 2
Devon - 4 £47,500 -
Dorset -19 1 £55,000 +4.76% 2
Gloucestershire - 1 £32,500 -
Systems Architect
England

Systems Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title.

1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 7 (53.85%) ITIL
3 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Windows
5 4 (30.77%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
5 4 (30.77%) CCNA
5 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
5 4 (30.77%) Dell
5 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (30.77%) Finance
5 4 (30.77%) VMware
5 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (30.77%) French Language
5 4 (30.77%) Spanish Language
5 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (30.77%) VCP5
5 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
6 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
6 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Modelling
7 2 (15.38%) C#
7 2 (15.38%) HP
7 2 (15.38%) Nokia
7 2 (15.38%) Siemens
7 2 (15.38%) Internet

Systems Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the South West region that cited Systems 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 Systems Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
1 1 (7.69%) SAP ERP
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) Big Data
General
1 4 (30.77%) Finance
1 4 (30.77%) French Language
1 4 (30.77%) Spanish Language
2 2 (15.38%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Computer Science
2 4 (30.77%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (15.38%) Social Media
3 2 (15.38%) Management Information System
3 2 (15.38%) BBC
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 4 (30.77%) Windows
1 4 (30.77%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (30.77%) TOGAF
3 4 (30.77%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Enterprise Modelling
4 3 (23.08%) E-Commerce
5 2 (15.38%) Waterfall
5 2 (15.38%) Systems Analysis
5 2 (15.38%) Programme Management
6 1 (7.69%) ERP
6 1 (7.69%) SOA
6 1 (7.69%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) C#
2 1 (7.69%) C++
2 1 (7.69%) Java
Qualifications
1 8 (61.54%) Degree
2 4 (30.77%) VCP5
2 4 (30.77%) CCNA
2 4 (30.77%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (30.77%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
4 1 (7.69%) ISEB
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
1 4 (30.77%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 4 (30.77%) Microsoft
1 4 (30.77%) Dell
1 4 (30.77%) VMware
2 2 (15.38%) Toshiba
2 2 (15.38%) BT
2 2 (15.38%) Nokia
2 2 (15.38%) Siemens
2 2 (15.38%) HP
3 1 (7.69%) Oracle
3 1 (7.69%) SAP
3 1 (7.69%) JD Edwards
3 1 (7.69%) Northgate
3 1 (7.69%) Civica
Dorset
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: Competitive Salary and Benefits Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bournemouth, Dorset
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Salary: Up to £45,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago