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

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 48 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 42 57 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 4.90% 7.02% 5.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.10% 7.17% 6.14%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 50
Average salary £52,500 £58,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-10.25% +11.42%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,750 £46,550 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £78,000 £86,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.40%
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
824 795 830
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.15% 97.91% 97.19%
Number of salaries quoted 734 765 782
Average salary £35,500 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.42% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £22,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 23 September 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Southampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.33%) Java
2 16 (21.33%) Degree
2 16 (21.33%) Mentoring
3 12 (16.00%) Kindle
3 12 (16.00%) SOA
3 12 (16.00%) ISO 9001
4 11 (14.67%) Coaching
5 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
5 10 (13.33%) Cisco
6 9 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 8 (10.67%) AutoCAD
7 8 (10.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 8 (10.67%) ITIL
7 8 (10.67%) Big Data
8 7 (9.33%) Hadoop
8 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
8 7 (9.33%) Cyber Security
8 7 (9.33%) Windows
8 7 (9.33%) C++
8 7 (9.33%) Middleware
8 7 (9.33%) Retail
8 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
8 7 (9.33%) Java EE
8 7 (9.33%) Finance
9 6 (8.00%) Scrum
9 6 (8.00%) Information Management
9 6 (8.00%) Data Mining
9 6 (8.00%) SQL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 (2.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (2.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.67%) MS Exchange
1 2 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (1.33%) IIS
2 1 (1.33%) WebSphere
Applications
1 8 (10.67%) AutoCAD
2 1 (1.33%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (4.00%) SAP ERP
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (1.33%) SAP R/3
2 1 (1.33%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (1.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (5.33%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.67%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 4 (5.33%) MPLS
1 4 (5.33%) BGP
1 4 (5.33%) IPsec
1 4 (5.33%) HSRP
2 3 (4.00%) 2G
2 3 (4.00%) ZigBee
2 3 (4.00%) Network Security
2 3 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
2 3 (4.00%) 4G
2 3 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (4.00%) DMZ
2 3 (4.00%) 3G
2 3 (4.00%) Bluetooth
2 3 (4.00%) LAN
2 3 (4.00%) WAN
3 2 (2.67%) SAN
3 2 (2.67%) Firewall
3 2 (2.67%) Wireless
3 2 (2.67%) Wireless Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (10.67%) Big Data
2 7 (9.33%) Hadoop
3 6 (8.00%) Data Mining
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.67%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (2.67%) MongoDB
4 2 (2.67%) Oracle Database
4 2 (2.67%) Relational Database
4 2 (2.67%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.33%) Apache Cassandra
5 1 (1.33%) MySQL
General
1 7 (9.33%) Finance
1 7 (9.33%) Retail
2 4 (5.33%) Banking
2 4 (5.33%) French Language
3 3 (4.00%) Telecoms
3 3 (4.00%) Pharmaceutical
3 3 (4.00%) Back Office
4 1 (1.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.33%) Manufacturing
4 1 (1.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (9.33%) Middleware
1 7 (9.33%) Java EE
2 6 (8.00%) Velocity
3 4 (5.33%) LAMP
3 4 (5.33%) Web Services
4 3 (4.00%) STL
4 3 (4.00%) J2EE
4 3 (4.00%) MFC
5 2 (2.67%) EJB
5 2 (2.67%) CSS
5 2 (2.67%) JSP
5 2 (2.67%) HTML
5 2 (2.67%) .NET
5 2 (2.67%) Spring
5 2 (2.67%) JSF
5 2 (2.67%) jQuery
5 2 (2.67%) HTML5
5 2 (2.67%) CSS3
6 1 (1.33%) REST
6 1 (1.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 12 (16.00%) Kindle
2 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Software
2 6 (8.00%) Visualisation
3 4 (5.33%) Open Source
4 3 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 3 (4.00%) GIS
4 3 (4.00%) Handset
4 3 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.00%) Mobile App
5 2 (2.67%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.33%) Life Science
6 1 (1.33%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.33%) Windows
2 4 (5.33%) UNIX
3 3 (4.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (2.67%) Windows 7
4 2 (2.67%) Apple iOS
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.33%) SUSE
5 1 (1.33%) Linux
5 1 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (22.67%) Agile Software Development
2 16 (21.33%) Mentoring
3 12 (16.00%) SOA
4 11 (14.67%) Coaching
5 9 (12.00%) Stakeholder Management
6 8 (10.67%) ITIL
6 8 (10.67%) Ethical Hacking
7 7 (9.33%) Software Engineering
7 7 (9.33%) Cyber Security
8 6 (8.00%) Analytics
8 6 (8.00%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (8.00%) Enterprise Modelling
8 6 (8.00%) Complex Event Processing
8 6 (8.00%) Information Management
8 6 (8.00%) Scrum
9 5 (6.67%) Project Management
9 5 (6.67%) TDD
10 4 (5.33%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.33%) ERP
10 4 (5.33%) Security Architecture
Programming Languages
1 16 (21.33%) Java
2 7 (9.33%) C++
3 6 (8.00%) SQL
4 4 (5.33%) PHP
4 4 (5.33%) C
5 3 (4.00%) C#
6 2 (2.67%) JavaScript
6 2 (2.67%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.33%) Ruby
7 1 (1.33%) PHP5
7 1 (1.33%) Perl
7 1 (1.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (21.33%) Degree
2 10 (13.33%) Security Cleared
3 9 (12.00%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (9.33%) SC Cleared
5 5 (6.67%) CCIE
5 5 (6.67%) CCNP
6 4 (5.33%) CCNA
6 4 (5.33%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (5.33%) MCSE
6 4 (5.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.67%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (2.67%) VCP5
8 1 (1.33%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (16.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (1.33%) QA
System Software
1 4 (5.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.67%) XenApp
3 1 (1.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (5.33%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 10 (13.33%) Cisco
2 5 (6.67%) SAP
2 5 (6.67%) Intel
2 5 (6.67%) VMware
3 4 (5.33%) F5
3 4 (5.33%) Oracle
4 3 (4.00%) EMC
5 2 (2.67%) IronPort
5 2 (2.67%) TIBCO
5 2 (2.67%) HP
5 2 (2.67%) Citrix
6 1 (1.33%) Juniper
6 1 (1.33%) Red Hat
6 1 (1.33%) webMethods
6 1 (1.33%) Sitecore
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