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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 37 37 44
Rank change year-on-year
0 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 58 49 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 6.42% 5.26% 4.75%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.67% 5.50% 4.86%
Number of salaries quoted 39 42 18
Average salary £62,500 £52,500 £81,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+19.04% -35.38%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,300 £45,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £62,250 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £60,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
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
870 891 802
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.24% 95.70% 97.69%
Number of salaries quoted 678 792 729
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £60,000 £55,000
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 24 April 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Southampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 32 (34.78%) Finance
2 29 (31.52%) SOA
3 28 (30.43%) Java
4 25 (27.17%) Oracle
5 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (21.74%) .NET
6 19 (20.65%) Degree
6 19 (20.65%) B2B
6 19 (20.65%) Oracle EBS
7 18 (19.57%) Retail
8 14 (15.22%) Management Information System
9 13 (14.13%) Oracle Database 11g
9 13 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
9 13 (14.13%) Oracle Database
10 12 (13.04%) Java EE
10 12 (13.04%) TOGAF
11 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
11 11 (11.96%) ISO 9001
11 11 (11.96%) ERP
11 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
12 10 (10.87%) Data Architecture
12 10 (10.87%) Windows
12 10 (10.87%) C#
12 10 (10.87%) Middleware
12 10 (10.87%) Data Analysis
12 10 (10.87%) Data Management
13 9 (9.78%) PHP
13 9 (9.78%) XML
13 9 (9.78%) MS Excel
13 9 (9.78%) Zachman Framework

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 3 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 2 (2.17%) NetWeaver
2 2 (2.17%) Lync
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 9 (9.78%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 19 (20.65%) Oracle EBS
2 8 (8.70%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.09%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.09%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.09%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 11 (11.96%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.09%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.61%) TCP/IP
1 7 (7.61%) CTI
2 6 (6.52%) Network Security
3 4 (4.35%) SAN
4 3 (3.26%) WAN
4 3 (3.26%) Firewall
5 2 (2.17%) Wireless
5 2 (2.17%) IPsec
5 2 (2.17%) NAS
5 2 (2.17%) DHCP
5 2 (2.17%) LAN
5 2 (2.17%) PBX
5 2 (2.17%) DNS
5 2 (2.17%) MPLS
5 2 (2.17%) BGP
6 1 (1.09%) EIGRP
6 1 (1.09%) VRRP
6 1 (1.09%) OSPF
6 1 (1.09%) Intranet
6 1 (1.09%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.13%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (14.13%) Oracle Database
2 5 (5.43%) SQL Server
3 3 (3.26%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.09%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.09%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.09%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Subversion
1 6 (6.52%) Maven
1 6 (6.52%) Ant
2 5 (5.43%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.09%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.09%) Grunt
General
1 32 (34.78%) Finance
2 18 (19.57%) Retail
3 8 (8.70%) Telecoms
4 7 (7.61%) Banking
4 7 (7.61%) Marketing
5 5 (5.43%) Financial Institution
6 3 (3.26%) Legal
7 2 (2.17%) Local Government
8 1 (1.09%) Billing
8 1 (1.09%) Manufacturing
8 1 (1.09%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.74%) .NET
2 12 (13.04%) Java EE
3 10 (10.87%) Middleware
4 9 (9.78%) XML
5 8 (8.70%) Web Services
6 7 (7.61%) Oracle Fusion
7 6 (6.52%) HTML
7 6 (6.52%) HTML5
8 5 (5.43%) REST
8 5 (5.43%) SOAP
8 5 (5.43%) ASP.NET
8 5 (5.43%) WCF
8 5 (5.43%) WPF
9 3 (3.26%) J2EE
10 1 (1.09%) CSS
10 1 (1.09%) jQuery
10 1 (1.09%) RESTful
10 1 (1.09%) Ajax
10 1 (1.09%) JSON
10 1 (1.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.22%) Management Information System
2 6 (6.52%) Kindle
3 5 (5.43%) Client/Server
4 3 (3.26%) Cryptography
5 2 (2.17%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 10 (10.87%) Windows
2 3 (3.26%) UNIX
3 2 (2.17%) Linux
4 1 (1.09%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (31.52%) SOA
2 20 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (20.65%) B2B
4 13 (14.13%) Continuous Integration
5 12 (13.04%) TOGAF
6 11 (11.96%) ERP
7 10 (10.87%) Data Management
7 10 (10.87%) Data Analysis
7 10 (10.87%) Data Architecture
8 9 (9.78%) Zachman Framework
9 7 (7.61%) Financial Analysis
9 7 (7.61%) Continuous Improvement
10 6 (6.52%) Integration Testing
10 6 (6.52%) TDD
10 6 (6.52%) OO
10 6 (6.52%) Configuration Management
11 5 (5.43%) OOD
11 5 (5.43%) ITIL
11 5 (5.43%) Multithreading
11 5 (5.43%) Product Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (30.43%) Java
2 10 (10.87%) C#
3 9 (9.78%) PHP
4 5 (5.43%) C++
5 1 (1.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 19 (20.65%) Degree
2 4 (4.35%) MCSE
2 4 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.26%) CCNP
3 3 (3.26%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.26%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.17%) CCNA
4 2 (2.17%) CCIE
4 2 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (2.17%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.96%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.43%) Solvency II
System Software
1 7 (7.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 25 (27.17%) Oracle
2 11 (11.96%) Microsoft
3 8 (8.70%) SAP
4 5 (5.43%) VMware
5 2 (2.17%) Intel
5 2 (2.17%) Cisco
5 2 (2.17%) Ariba
6 1 (1.09%) Business Objects
6 1 (1.09%) Juniper
6 1 (1.09%) F5
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