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 22 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 53 57 56
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 34 8 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 3.58% 1.14% 2.77%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.73% 1.22% 2.88%
Number of salaries quoted 21 4 17
Average salary £55,000 £47,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+15.78% -29.62%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £49,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £55,000 £68,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
911 658 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 95.89% 94.13% 96.23%
Number of salaries quoted 754 541 700
Average salary £35,500 £37,500 £33,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-5.33% +12.78%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £52,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +4 27 £60,000 +23.07% 3
Doncaster -3 2 - - 1
Rotherham - 1 £55,000 -
Architect
Yorkshire

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 40 (51.95%) Cisco
2 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
3 28 (36.36%) VMware
3 28 (36.36%) NetApp
4 27 (35.06%) Citrix
4 27 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
5 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
6 20 (25.97%) Hyper-V
7 18 (23.38%) XenDesktop
7 18 (23.38%) MCTS
7 18 (23.38%) MCITP
7 18 (23.38%) MCSE
7 18 (23.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
8 17 (22.08%) EMC
9 16 (20.78%) Migration
9 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
10 15 (19.48%) vSphere
10 15 (19.48%) CCA
10 15 (19.48%) Citrix Certification
10 15 (19.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
11 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
11 14 (18.18%) Windows
12 13 (16.88%) Firewall
12 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2008
12 13 (16.88%) Windows 8
13 12 (15.58%) Enterprise Architecture
13 12 (15.58%) Data Management
14 11 (14.29%) CLARiiON

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 14 (18.18%) MS Exchange
2 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 11 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
3 6 (7.79%) Lync
3 6 (7.79%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (5.19%) CMS
4 4 (5.19%) SharePoint
5 1 (1.30%) NetWeaver
5 1 (1.30%) WebSphere
Applications
1 16 (20.78%) MS Excel
2 6 (7.79%) MS PowerPoint
2 6 (7.79%) MS Visio
2 6 (7.79%) MS Project
3 3 (3.90%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (5.19%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.30%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.09%) IaaS
2 6 (7.79%) Office 365
3 1 (1.30%) SaaS
3 1 (1.30%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (16.88%) Firewall
2 11 (14.29%) WAAS
2 11 (14.29%) Cisco Nexus
3 9 (11.69%) Unified Communications
4 7 (9.09%) DNS
4 7 (9.09%) BGP
4 7 (9.09%) NetScaler
5 6 (7.79%) VPLS
5 6 (7.79%) MPLS
5 6 (7.79%) OSPF
5 6 (7.79%) Ethernet
6 5 (6.49%) SAN
6 5 (6.49%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (5.19%) Network Security
8 3 (3.90%) PBX
8 3 (3.90%) WAN
8 3 (3.90%) IP Telephony
9 2 (2.60%) Wireless
9 2 (2.60%) LAN
10 1 (1.30%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 13 (16.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (14.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 6 (7.79%) Data Warehouse
4 6 (7.79%) MySQL
5 4 (5.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (2.60%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 2 (2.60%) OLAP
7 1 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 7 (9.09%) Finance
2 6 (7.79%) Military
3 4 (5.19%) Electronics
4 3 (3.90%) Advertising
5 2 (2.60%) Law
6 1 (1.30%) Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Retail
6 1 (1.30%) Legal
6 1 (1.30%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.30%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.49%) Middleware
2 4 (5.19%) Application Packaging
3 1 (1.30%) Web Services
3 1 (1.30%) .NET
3 1 (1.30%) J2EE
3 1 (1.30%) Ajax
3 1 (1.30%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 11 (14.29%) CLARiiON
1 11 (14.29%) Celerra
2 4 (5.19%) Fat Client
2 4 (5.19%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (5.19%) Management Information System
2 4 (5.19%) Economics
2 4 (5.19%) Chip and PIN
2 4 (5.19%) Thin Client
3 3 (3.90%) Open Source
4 2 (2.60%) User Experience
5 1 (1.30%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.30%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.30%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (1.30%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 14 (18.18%) Windows
2 13 (16.88%) Windows 8
3 8 (10.39%) Windows Server 2012
4 7 (9.09%) Linux
4 7 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 6 (7.79%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (3.90%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.30%) UNIX
7 1 (1.30%) AIX
7 1 (1.30%) HPUX
7 1 (1.30%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (20.78%) Migration
2 14 (18.18%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (15.58%) Enterprise Architecture
3 12 (15.58%) Data Management
4 11 (14.29%) Network Design
5 9 (11.69%) Strategic Planning
6 8 (10.39%) Master Data Management
6 8 (10.39%) TOGAF
7 7 (9.09%) Data Modelling
7 7 (9.09%) SOA
7 7 (9.09%) CRM
7 7 (9.09%) Project Management
7 7 (9.09%) Service Delivery
8 6 (7.79%) Data Migration
8 6 (7.79%) ETL
9 5 (6.49%) UML
9 5 (6.49%) Data Analysis
9 5 (6.49%) Requirements Analysis
9 5 (6.49%) Data Protection
10 4 (5.19%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 6 (7.79%) SQL
2 1 (1.30%) Perl
Qualifications
1 18 (23.38%) MCTS
1 18 (23.38%) MCITP
1 18 (23.38%) MCSE
1 18 (23.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (19.48%) CCA
2 15 (19.48%) Citrix Certification
2 15 (19.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 11 (14.29%) CCEA
3 11 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
3 11 (14.29%) NCDA
3 11 (14.29%) NCIE
3 11 (14.29%) VCAP
3 11 (14.29%) VTSP
3 11 (14.29%) CCIA
4 10 (12.99%) CCNP
5 7 (9.09%) CCDP
5 7 (9.09%) CCIE
5 7 (9.09%) JNCIE
5 7 (9.09%) Degree
6 6 (7.79%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (7.79%) QA
2 3 (3.90%) SLA
System Software
1 27 (35.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (25.97%) Hyper-V
3 18 (23.38%) XenDesktop
4 17 (22.08%) Active Directory
5 15 (19.48%) vSphere
6 11 (14.29%) vCloud
7 10 (12.99%) Microsoft App-V
8 7 (9.09%) XenApp
9 2 (2.60%) IAG
Systems Management
1 6 (7.79%) SCCM
2 4 (5.19%) XenMobile
3 3 (3.90%) AppDNA
Vendors
1 40 (51.95%) Cisco
2 36 (46.75%) Microsoft
3 28 (36.36%) VMware
3 28 (36.36%) NetApp
4 27 (35.06%) Citrix
5 17 (22.08%) EMC
6 11 (14.29%) IBM
6 11 (14.29%) HP
6 11 (14.29%) 3PAR
7 8 (10.39%) Juniper
8 7 (9.09%) Oracle
8 7 (9.09%) AppSense
9 6 (7.79%) Redback
10 5 (6.49%) Dell
10 5 (6.49%) Symantec
10 5 (6.49%) Brocade
11 3 (3.90%) Capita
12 1 (1.30%) Cognos
12 1 (1.30%) Business Objects
12 1 (1.30%) CheckPoint
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Spring Technology
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 hours ago
Sheffield, South Yorkshire
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 7 hours ago
South Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Doncaster, Yorkshire
Thales
Posted: 4 days ago
Sheffield
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 days ago