The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Southampton 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 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 49 44 43
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 36 53 53
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.26% 6.02% 6.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.48% 6.17% 6.30%
Number of salaries quoted 25 46 51
Average salary £55,000 £57,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.34% +9.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,200 £42,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £95,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
Hampshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Southampton 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
Southampton
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
803 859 841
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.03% 97.61% 97.11%
Number of salaries quoted 711 820 793
Average salary £35,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £21,375 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Southampton

Architect
Salary Trend in Southampton

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

Architect Salary Trend in Southampton

Architect
Salary Histogram in Southampton

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Southampton region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Southampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 16 (20.25%) Degree
2 13 (16.46%) Security Cleared
2 13 (16.46%) ISO 9001
3 12 (15.19%) Visualisation
3 12 (15.19%) Big Data
4 11 (13.92%) Kindle
4 11 (13.92%) Ethical Hacking
5 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
5 10 (12.66%) Hadoop
5 10 (12.66%) Analytics
5 10 (12.66%) Cyber Security
6 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Modelling
6 9 (11.39%) Complex Event Processing
6 9 (11.39%) Velocity
6 9 (11.39%) Information Management
6 9 (11.39%) Data Mining
6 9 (11.39%) Project Management
6 9 (11.39%) Java
6 9 (11.39%) SQL
7 8 (10.13%) ITIL
7 8 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (10.13%) AutoCAD
7 8 (10.13%) Workflow
8 7 (8.86%) Finance
8 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
8 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
8 7 (8.86%) Windows
8 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
8 7 (8.86%) SOA

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the Southampton 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 2 (2.53%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.53%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.53%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.53%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.27%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.27%) IIS
Applications
1 8 (10.13%) AutoCAD
2 3 (3.80%) Photoshop
2 3 (3.80%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (1.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (3.80%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.27%) Google Analytics
2 1 (1.27%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon S3
1 2 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.06%) Network Security
2 3 (3.80%) ZigBee
2 3 (3.80%) 4G
2 3 (3.80%) 3G
2 3 (3.80%) DMZ
2 3 (3.80%) Bluetooth
2 3 (3.80%) LAN
2 3 (3.80%) WAN
2 3 (3.80%) 2G
2 3 (3.80%) Firewall
2 3 (3.80%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (2.53%) IPsec
3 2 (2.53%) SAN
3 2 (2.53%) MPLS
3 2 (2.53%) BGP
3 2 (2.53%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (2.53%) HSRP
4 1 (1.27%) Wireless Security
4 1 (1.27%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (15.19%) Big Data
2 10 (12.66%) Hadoop
3 9 (11.39%) Data Mining
4 5 (6.33%) Relational Database
5 3 (3.80%) MongoDB
5 3 (3.80%) NoSQL
6 2 (2.53%) MySQL
6 2 (2.53%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.53%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (1.27%) Apache Cassandra
Development Applications
1 3 (3.80%) Axure RP
General
1 7 (8.86%) Finance
2 5 (6.33%) Retail
3 4 (5.06%) Banking
4 3 (3.80%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.80%) Back Office
5 2 (2.53%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (2.53%) French Language
6 1 (1.27%) Marketing
6 1 (1.27%) Electronics
6 1 (1.27%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (11.39%) Velocity
2 6 (7.59%) HTML
2 6 (7.59%) CSS
2 6 (7.59%) HTML5
3 4 (5.06%) LAMP
3 4 (5.06%) Middleware
4 3 (3.80%) jQuery
4 3 (3.80%) CSS3
4 3 (3.80%) STL
4 3 (3.80%) J2EE
4 3 (3.80%) MFC
5 2 (2.53%) Spring
5 2 (2.53%) JSF
5 2 (2.53%) .NET
5 2 (2.53%) EJB
5 2 (2.53%) JSP
5 2 (2.53%) Web Services
6 1 (1.27%) Java EE
6 1 (1.27%) REST
6 1 (1.27%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (15.19%) Visualisation
2 11 (13.92%) Kindle
3 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (5.06%) Open Source
5 3 (3.80%) Data Integration
5 3 (3.80%) Mobile App
5 3 (3.80%) Handset
5 3 (3.80%) GIS
6 1 (1.27%) DTV
6 1 (1.27%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (8.86%) Windows
2 3 (3.80%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (2.53%) UNIX
3 2 (2.53%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (2.53%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (1.27%) Apple iOS
4 1 (1.27%) Linux
4 1 (1.27%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (13.92%) Ethical Hacking
2 10 (12.66%) Analytics
2 10 (12.66%) Cyber Security
3 9 (11.39%) Enterprise Modelling
3 9 (11.39%) Complex Event Processing
3 9 (11.39%) Information Management
3 9 (11.39%) Project Management
4 8 (10.13%) ITIL
4 8 (10.13%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (10.13%) Workflow
5 7 (8.86%) Stakeholder Management
5 7 (8.86%) Software Engineering
5 7 (8.86%) SOA
6 6 (7.59%) Information Architecture
7 4 (5.06%) Scrum
7 4 (5.06%) TOGAF
7 4 (5.06%) Resource Management
7 4 (5.06%) Continuous Integration
8 3 (3.80%) Business Development
8 3 (3.80%) Signal Processing
Programming Languages
1 9 (11.39%) Java
1 9 (11.39%) SQL
2 6 (7.59%) C++
3 4 (5.06%) PHP
4 3 (3.80%) C
4 3 (3.80%) C#
4 3 (3.80%) JavaScript
5 2 (2.53%) PHP5
6 1 (1.27%) Python
6 1 (1.27%) Perl
6 1 (1.27%) Ruby
6 1 (1.27%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 16 (20.25%) Degree
2 13 (16.46%) Security Cleared
3 10 (12.66%) SC Cleared
4 7 (8.86%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (6.33%) CCNP
6 4 (5.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 4 (5.06%) CCNA
6 4 (5.06%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.06%) MCSE
7 3 (3.80%) CCIE
8 2 (2.53%) ITIL Certification
8 2 (2.53%) VCP5
9 1 (1.27%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (16.46%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.53%) XenApp
3 1 (1.27%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (2.53%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 7 (8.86%) Cisco
2 5 (6.33%) Intel
2 5 (6.33%) VMware
3 4 (5.06%) SAP
4 3 (3.80%) Oracle
4 3 (3.80%) EMC
5 2 (2.53%) HP
5 2 (2.53%) Citrix
5 2 (2.53%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.53%) F5
5 2 (2.53%) IronPort
6 1 (1.27%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.27%) webMethods
6 1 (1.27%) Juniper
6 1 (1.27%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.27%) Google
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Posted: 48 minutes ago
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Salary: £40000.00 - £50000.00 per annum
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Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
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