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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 38 57 53
Rank change year-on-year
+19 -4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 49 13 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 4.87% 1.75% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.11% 1.85% 3.03%
Number of salaries quoted 39 11 17
Average salary £55,000 £60,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.33% -11.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £45,500 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £60,000 £68,250
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
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 South Yorkshire 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 Yorkshire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
958 703 826
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.23% 94.74% 96.61%
Number of salaries quoted 801 604 675
Average salary £35,000 £36,500 £32,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.10% +11.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,750
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

Architect
Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Architect Salary Trend in South Yorkshire

Architect
Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in South Yorkshire

Architect
Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 August 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
Sheffield +11 37 £55,000 -8.33%
Rotherham - 6 £60,000 -
Doncaster -3 2 - -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 34 (46.58%) Cisco
2 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
3 25 (34.25%) NetApp
3 25 (34.25%) VMware
4 23 (31.51%) Citrix
4 23 (31.51%) VMware Infrastructure
5 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
6 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
7 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
8 15 (20.55%) Migration
9 14 (19.18%) Data Management
9 14 (19.18%) MCSE
9 14 (19.18%) Active Directory
9 14 (19.18%) EMC
9 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
9 14 (19.18%) Business Intelligence
9 14 (19.18%) XenDesktop
9 14 (19.18%) MCTS
9 14 (19.18%) MCITP
10 12 (16.44%) Enterprise Architecture
10 12 (16.44%) Windows 8
10 12 (16.44%) Windows
11 11 (15.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 11 (15.07%) MS Exchange
11 11 (15.07%) IBM
11 11 (15.07%) HP
11 11 (15.07%) CCA
11 11 (15.07%) Citrix Certification
11 11 (15.07%) Strategic Planning
11 11 (15.07%) vSphere

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 11 (15.07%) MS Exchange
2 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2003
2 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2007
2 8 (10.96%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (8.22%) Lync
3 6 (8.22%) BizTalk Server
4 5 (6.85%) CMS
5 4 (5.48%) SharePoint
6 1 (1.37%) NetWeaver
6 1 (1.37%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (21.92%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.22%) MS Visio
2 6 (8.22%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (8.22%) MS Project
3 3 (4.11%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.48%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.37%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.59%) IaaS
2 6 (8.22%) Office 365
3 1 (1.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 10 (13.70%) Firewall
2 9 (12.33%) Unified Communications
3 8 (10.96%) WAAS
3 8 (10.96%) Cisco Nexus
4 6 (8.22%) NetScaler
5 5 (6.85%) Fibre Channel
5 5 (6.85%) SAN
5 5 (6.85%) BGP
5 5 (6.85%) DNS
6 4 (5.48%) Ethernet
6 4 (5.48%) MPLS
6 4 (5.48%) OSPF
6 4 (5.48%) VPLS
6 4 (5.48%) Network Security
7 3 (4.11%) PBX
7 3 (4.11%) IP Telephony
8 2 (2.74%) WAN
9 1 (1.37%) LAN
9 1 (1.37%) VoIP
9 1 (1.37%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (26.03%) SQL Server
2 10 (13.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (10.96%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (8.22%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (8.22%) MySQL
5 4 (5.48%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.74%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.74%) OLAP
7 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 6 (8.22%) Military
3 4 (5.48%) Electronics
4 3 (4.11%) Advertising
4 3 (4.11%) Local Government
5 2 (2.74%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Legal
6 1 (1.37%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) Middleware
2 3 (4.11%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.37%) Oracle Fusion
3 1 (1.37%) Ajax
3 1 (1.37%) .NET
3 1 (1.37%) J2EE
3 1 (1.37%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 8 (10.96%) CLARiiON
1 8 (10.96%) Celerra
2 6 (8.22%) Fat Client
2 6 (8.22%) Chip and PIN
2 6 (8.22%) Thin Client
3 4 (5.48%) Management Information System
3 4 (5.48%) Economics
3 4 (5.48%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.11%) Open Source
5 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.37%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.37%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 12 (16.44%) Windows
1 12 (16.44%) Windows 8
2 8 (10.96%) Windows Server 2012
3 7 (9.59%) Linux
4 6 (8.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 6 (8.22%) Windows 7
5 3 (4.11%) Windows XP
6 1 (1.37%) AIX
6 1 (1.37%) HPUX
6 1 (1.37%) Solaris
6 1 (1.37%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (20.55%) Migration
2 14 (19.18%) Business Intelligence
2 14 (19.18%) Data Management
3 12 (16.44%) Enterprise Architecture
4 11 (15.07%) Strategic Planning
5 9 (12.33%) Network Design
6 8 (10.96%) TOGAF
6 8 (10.96%) CRM
6 8 (10.96%) Master Data Management
7 7 (9.59%) Data Modelling
7 7 (9.59%) SOA
7 7 (9.59%) Project Management
8 6 (8.22%) Service Delivery
8 6 (8.22%) ETL
8 6 (8.22%) Asset Management
8 6 (8.22%) Data Migration
9 5 (6.85%) Data Protection
9 5 (6.85%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (6.85%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.85%) UML
Programming Languages
1 6 (8.22%) SQL
2 1 (1.37%) Perl
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) MCSE
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
1 14 (19.18%) MCTS
1 14 (19.18%) MCITP
2 11 (15.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 11 (15.07%) CCA
2 11 (15.07%) Citrix Certification
3 8 (10.96%) CCEA
3 8 (10.96%) Cisco Certification
3 8 (10.96%) CCNP
3 8 (10.96%) NCDA
3 8 (10.96%) NCIE
3 8 (10.96%) VCAP
3 8 (10.96%) VTSP
3 8 (10.96%) CCIA
4 7 (9.59%) Degree
5 6 (8.22%) HND
6 5 (6.85%) CCDP
6 5 (6.85%) CCIE
6 5 (6.85%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.85%) QA
2 2 (2.74%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (31.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (23.29%) Hyper-V
3 14 (19.18%) Active Directory
3 14 (19.18%) XenDesktop
4 11 (15.07%) vSphere
5 9 (12.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 8 (10.96%) vCloud
7 6 (8.22%) XenApp
8 2 (2.74%) IAG
Systems Management
1 6 (8.22%) SCCM
2 3 (4.11%) AppDNA
2 3 (4.11%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 34 (46.58%) Cisco
2 31 (42.47%) Microsoft
3 25 (34.25%) NetApp
3 25 (34.25%) VMware
4 23 (31.51%) Citrix
5 14 (19.18%) EMC
6 11 (15.07%) HP
6 11 (15.07%) IBM
7 8 (10.96%) 3PAR
8 7 (9.59%) Oracle
9 6 (8.22%) Juniper
9 6 (8.22%) AppSense
10 5 (6.85%) Symantec
10 5 (6.85%) Dell
10 5 (6.85%) Brocade
11 4 (5.48%) Redback
12 3 (4.11%) Capita
13 1 (1.37%) CheckPoint
13 1 (1.37%) webMethods
13 1 (1.37%) Business Objects