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 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
Architect
Rank 45 34 58
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 48 42 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 5.08% 5.36% 2.89%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.25% 5.48% 3.02%
Number of salaries quoted 36 35 24
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £46,450
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £76,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +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
914 766 893
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 96.72% 97.70% 95.71%
Number of salaries quoted 782 601 797
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £33,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £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
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 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
Sheffield -9 43 £60,000 +3.44% 2
Doncaster -10 2 - -
Rotherham +8 1 - -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 59 (71.08%) Cisco
2 49 (59.04%) Microsoft
3 46 (55.42%) VMware
4 40 (48.19%) Citrix
5 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
6 26 (31.33%) Windows
6 26 (31.33%) WAN
7 25 (30.12%) NetApp
7 25 (30.12%) Enterprise Architecture
8 24 (28.92%) LAN
8 24 (28.92%) TOGAF
9 21 (25.30%) MS Excel
9 21 (25.30%) SAN
9 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
9 21 (25.30%) Zachman Framework
10 19 (22.89%) Firewall
10 19 (22.89%) Hyper-V
11 18 (21.69%) XenDesktop
12 17 (20.48%) Active Directory
12 17 (20.48%) Waterfall
13 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
13 16 (19.28%) EMC
13 16 (19.28%) vSphere
14 15 (18.07%) MCSE
14 15 (18.07%) CCA
14 15 (18.07%) Citrix Certification
14 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
14 15 (18.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 15 (18.07%) MCTS
14 15 (18.07%) MCITP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 13 (15.66%) SharePoint
2 12 (14.46%) MS Exchange
3 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2003
3 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2007
3 11 (13.25%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.82%) Lync
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.20%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.20%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (1.20%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 21 (25.30%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.23%) MS Visio
3 4 (4.82%) MS PowerPoint
3 4 (4.82%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (1.20%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.64%) Microsoft Azure
1 8 (9.64%) IaaS
2 3 (3.61%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 26 (31.33%) WAN
2 24 (28.92%) LAN
3 21 (25.30%) SAN
4 19 (22.89%) Firewall
5 15 (18.07%) NAS
6 13 (15.66%) Cisco Nexus
7 11 (13.25%) WAAS
8 10 (12.05%) MPLS
9 8 (9.64%) OSPF
10 7 (8.43%) BGP
10 7 (8.43%) Wireless
10 7 (8.43%) NetScaler
11 6 (7.23%) VPLS
11 6 (7.23%) Ethernet
11 6 (7.23%) DNS
12 5 (6.02%) Unified Communications
13 2 (2.41%) IPv6
13 2 (2.41%) LDAP
13 2 (2.41%) VPN
13 2 (2.41%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (19.28%) SQL Server
2 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 11 (13.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (8.43%) MySQL
4 2 (2.41%) PostgreSQL
4 2 (2.41%) Informix
5 1 (1.20%) SQLPlus
General
1 4 (4.82%) Military
1 4 (4.82%) Electronics
2 3 (3.61%) Finance
3 2 (2.41%) Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Retail
4 1 (1.20%) Local Government
4 1 (1.20%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.20%) Marketing
4 1 (1.20%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (4.82%) Application Packaging
2 2 (2.41%) Middleware
2 2 (2.41%) X-Windows
3 1 (1.20%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 14 (16.87%) CLARiiON
2 11 (13.25%) Celerra
3 6 (7.23%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (4.82%) Management Information System
4 4 (4.82%) Replication
5 2 (2.41%) Open Source
6 1 (1.20%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.20%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 26 (31.33%) Windows
2 13 (15.66%) Linux
3 11 (13.25%) Windows 8
4 7 (8.43%) Windows 7
4 7 (8.43%) UNIX
5 6 (7.23%) Windows Server 2012
6 5 (6.02%) Solaris
7 4 (4.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (3.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (3.61%) Windows XP
9 2 (2.41%) AIX
9 2 (2.41%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (30.12%) Enterprise Architecture
2 24 (28.92%) TOGAF
3 21 (25.30%) Agile Software Development
3 21 (25.30%) Zachman Framework
4 17 (20.48%) Waterfall
5 8 (9.64%) Mentoring
5 8 (9.64%) Coaching
5 8 (9.64%) Network Design
5 8 (9.64%) Migration
5 8 (9.64%) Service Delivery
6 7 (8.43%) ITIL
7 5 (6.02%) Project Management
7 5 (6.02%) Information Security
7 5 (6.02%) People Management
7 5 (6.02%) Line Management
7 5 (6.02%) Continuous Improvement
7 5 (6.02%) Business Development
8 4 (4.82%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.82%) Strategic Planning
8 4 (4.82%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 5 (6.02%) SQL
2 1 (1.20%) Java
2 1 (1.20%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 15 (18.07%) MCSE
1 15 (18.07%) CCA
1 15 (18.07%) Citrix Certification
1 15 (18.07%) Microsoft Certification
1 15 (18.07%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 15 (18.07%) MCTS
1 15 (18.07%) MCITP
2 14 (16.87%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (13.25%) CCIA
3 11 (13.25%) NCDA
3 11 (13.25%) NCIE
3 11 (13.25%) VCAP
3 11 (13.25%) VTSP
3 11 (13.25%) CCEA
4 9 (10.84%) CCIE
4 9 (10.84%) CCNP
5 7 (8.43%) CCDP
5 7 (8.43%) Degree
5 7 (8.43%) JNCIE
6 6 (7.23%) CCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (6.02%) SLA
1 5 (6.02%) QA
2 1 (1.20%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 37 (44.58%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (22.89%) Hyper-V
3 18 (21.69%) XenDesktop
4 17 (20.48%) Active Directory
5 16 (19.28%) vSphere
6 11 (13.25%) vCloud
7 8 (9.64%) Microsoft App-V
8 4 (4.82%) XenApp
9 1 (1.20%) Xen
9 1 (1.20%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (4.82%) SCCM
1 4 (4.82%) XenMobile
2 3 (3.61%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 59 (71.08%) Cisco
2 49 (59.04%) Microsoft
3 46 (55.42%) VMware
4 40 (48.19%) Citrix
5 25 (30.12%) NetApp
6 16 (19.28%) EMC
7 11 (13.25%) 3PAR
8 9 (10.84%) Oracle
9 7 (8.43%) Juniper
9 7 (8.43%) IBM
10 6 (7.23%) HP
10 6 (7.23%) Redback
11 4 (4.82%) AppSense
12 3 (3.61%) Red Hat
13 2 (2.41%) Novell
14 1 (1.20%) ILOG
14 1 (1.20%) CheckPoint
14 1 (1.20%) TIBCO
14 1 (1.20%) Symantec
14 1 (1.20%) Dell