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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 64 30 57
Rank change year-on-year
-34 +27
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 22 55 23
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 2.51% 6.17% 3.05%
As % of the Job Titles category 2.59% 6.35% 3.22%
Number of salaries quoted 19 37 17
Average salary £65,000 £57,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -14.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £82,500 £66,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
850 866 714
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 97.03% 97.19% 94.57%
Number of salaries quoted 727 696 629
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £34,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +1.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 30 January 2015.

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 30 January 2015. 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 -28 18 £60,000 +4.34% 6
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 54 (71.05%) Cisco
2 44 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 42 (55.26%) VMware
4 35 (46.05%) Citrix
5 33 (43.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (38.16%) TOGAF
7 28 (36.84%) WAN
8 27 (35.53%) LAN
8 27 (35.53%) Zachman Framework
8 27 (35.53%) Enterprise Architecture
9 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
10 22 (28.95%) Windows
10 22 (28.95%) SAN
11 20 (26.32%) Waterfall
12 19 (25.00%) MS Excel
12 19 (25.00%) Firewall
13 18 (23.68%) NetApp
14 17 (22.37%) NAS
15 15 (19.74%) SharePoint
16 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
16 14 (18.42%) Hyper-V
17 13 (17.11%) Cisco Certification
17 13 (17.11%) Linux
17 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
18 12 (15.79%) EMC
19 11 (14.47%) CLARiiON
19 11 (14.47%) vSphere
19 11 (14.47%) XenDesktop
20 10 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
20 10 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 15 (19.74%) SharePoint
2 9 (11.84%) MS Exchange
3 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
3 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 8 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2003
4 2 (2.63%) Lync
4 2 (2.63%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 2 (2.63%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 19 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.89%) MS Visio
3 4 (5.26%) MS Project
3 4 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.32%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 9 (11.84%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (10.53%) IaaS
3 1 (1.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 28 (36.84%) WAN
2 27 (35.53%) LAN
3 22 (28.95%) SAN
4 19 (25.00%) Firewall
5 17 (22.37%) NAS
6 10 (13.16%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (13.16%) MPLS
7 8 (10.53%) WAAS
7 8 (10.53%) OSPF
8 7 (9.21%) Wireless
8 7 (9.21%) BGP
9 6 (7.89%) Ethernet
9 6 (7.89%) DNS
9 6 (7.89%) VPLS
10 3 (3.95%) NetScaler
11 2 (2.63%) Unified Communications
11 2 (2.63%) VPN
11 2 (2.63%) IPv6
11 2 (2.63%) LDAP
11 2 (2.63%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (17.11%) SQL Server
2 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 8 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (9.21%) MySQL
4 2 (2.63%) Informix
4 2 (2.63%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (1.32%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 1 (1.32%) Lombardi
General
1 4 (5.26%) Electronics
1 4 (5.26%) Finance
1 4 (5.26%) Military
2 2 (2.63%) Banking
3 1 (1.32%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.63%) Middleware
1 2 (2.63%) X-Windows
1 2 (2.63%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.32%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.47%) CLARiiON
2 8 (10.53%) Celerra
3 6 (7.89%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (5.26%) Management Information System
4 4 (5.26%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Windows
2 13 (17.11%) Linux
3 7 (9.21%) UNIX
3 7 (9.21%) Windows 8
4 5 (6.58%) Solaris
4 5 (6.58%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.95%) Windows 7
6 3 (3.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 2 (2.63%) AIX
7 2 (2.63%) HPUX
8 1 (1.32%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (38.16%) TOGAF
2 27 (35.53%) Zachman Framework
2 27 (35.53%) Enterprise Architecture
3 23 (30.26%) Agile Software Development
4 20 (26.32%) Waterfall
5 9 (11.84%) Mentoring
5 9 (11.84%) Coaching
6 8 (10.53%) Migration
7 7 (9.21%) Network Design
7 7 (9.21%) People Management
8 6 (7.89%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (7.89%) ITIL
9 5 (6.58%) Information Security
9 5 (6.58%) Service Delivery
9 5 (6.58%) Strategic Planning
10 4 (5.26%) Line Management
10 4 (5.26%) Business Development
10 4 (5.26%) Load Balancing
10 4 (5.26%) Project Management
10 4 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.58%) SQL
2 2 (2.63%) Java
3 1 (1.32%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (17.11%) Cisco Certification
2 10 (13.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 10 (13.16%) MCTS
2 10 (13.16%) MCITP
2 10 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 10 (13.16%) CCA
2 10 (13.16%) Citrix Certification
2 10 (13.16%) MCSE
3 8 (10.53%) NCDA
3 8 (10.53%) NCIE
3 8 (10.53%) VCAP
3 8 (10.53%) VTSP
3 8 (10.53%) CCIA
3 8 (10.53%) CCEA
3 8 (10.53%) CCIE
3 8 (10.53%) CCNP
4 7 (9.21%) Degree
5 6 (7.89%) CCIP
5 6 (7.89%) CCDP
5 6 (7.89%) JNCIE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.58%) SLA
1 5 (6.58%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 33 (43.42%) VMware Infrastructure
2 14 (18.42%) Active Directory
2 14 (18.42%) Hyper-V
3 11 (14.47%) vSphere
3 11 (14.47%) XenDesktop
4 8 (10.53%) vCloud
5 6 (7.89%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (2.63%) XenApp
7 1 (1.32%) Xen
7 1 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (5.26%) SCCM
2 2 (2.63%) XenMobile
3 1 (1.32%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 54 (71.05%) Cisco
2 44 (57.89%) Microsoft
3 42 (55.26%) VMware
4 35 (46.05%) Citrix
5 18 (23.68%) NetApp
6 12 (15.79%) EMC
7 10 (13.16%) Oracle
8 8 (10.53%) 3PAR
9 6 (7.89%) Juniper
9 6 (7.89%) Redback
10 4 (5.26%) IBM
10 4 (5.26%) HP
11 3 (3.95%) Red Hat
12 2 (2.63%) Pega
12 2 (2.63%) TIBCO
12 2 (2.63%) Novell
12 2 (2.63%) ILOG
12 2 (2.63%) AppSense
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