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 8 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 44 46 64
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 42 45 26
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.45% 4.88% 2.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.53% 4.93% 2.99%
Number of salaries quoted 35 27 20
Average salary £65,000 £70,000 £63,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.14% +10.67%
90% offered a salary of more than £46,700 £55,000 £56,750
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £80,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
760 912 869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 98.70% 98.92% 97.53%
Number of salaries quoted 704 746 751
Average salary £41,500 £37,500 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £23,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,000 £60,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 8 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Southampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 23 (26.14%) C#
3 21 (23.86%) .NET
4 20 (22.73%) Finance
5 19 (21.59%) Stakeholder Management
6 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 15 (17.05%) Network Security
7 15 (17.05%) F5
7 15 (17.05%) Firewall
7 15 (17.05%) SAP
7 15 (17.05%) MPLS
7 15 (17.05%) WAN
7 15 (17.05%) Cisco
8 13 (14.77%) Java
8 13 (14.77%) TDD
9 12 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
9 12 (13.64%) BDD
10 11 (12.50%) Service Management
10 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
11 10 (11.36%) Data Modelling
11 10 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (10.23%) Cisco Nexus
12 9 (10.23%) Network Architecture
12 9 (10.23%) Load Balancing
12 9 (10.23%) SDLC
12 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET
12 9 (10.23%) OSPF
12 9 (10.23%) BGP
12 9 (10.23%) CheckPoint
12 9 (10.23%) VPN

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, 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 (2.27%) CMS
2 1 (1.14%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (1.14%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (4.55%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (1.14%) Adobe Campaign
2 1 (1.14%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.14%) Eloqua
2 1 (1.14%) Unica
Cloud Services
1 4 (4.55%) SaaS
2 1 (1.14%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (17.05%) Firewall
1 15 (17.05%) MPLS
1 15 (17.05%) Network Security
1 15 (17.05%) WAN
2 9 (10.23%) BGP
2 9 (10.23%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (10.23%) OSPF
2 9 (10.23%) VoIP
2 9 (10.23%) VPN
3 6 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
3 6 (6.82%) Skype
3 6 (6.82%) Wireless
4 1 (1.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.09%) SQL Server
2 6 (6.82%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (5.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (3.41%) OLAP
4 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (2.27%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.27%) Relational Database
6 1 (1.14%) GIS
6 1 (1.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (1.14%) MySQL
6 1 (1.14%) OLTP
6 1 (1.14%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.68%) Visual Studio
2 2 (2.27%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.27%) JIRA
2 2 (2.27%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 20 (22.73%) Finance
2 11 (12.50%) Telecoms
3 7 (7.95%) Law
4 6 (6.82%) Pharmaceutical
4 6 (6.82%) Retail
5 5 (5.68%) Marketing
6 4 (4.55%) Electronics
6 4 (4.55%) Manufacturing
7 2 (2.27%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (23.86%) .NET
2 9 (10.23%) ASP.NET
3 7 (7.95%) ASP.NET MVC
3 7 (7.95%) HTML
4 6 (6.82%) RESTful
5 5 (5.68%) CSS
5 5 (5.68%) HTML5
5 5 (5.68%) J2EE
6 4 (4.55%) jQuery
6 4 (4.55%) OAuth
7 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET Web API
7 3 (3.41%) CSS3
7 3 (3.41%) JSON
7 3 (3.41%) Sass
7 3 (3.41%) Twitter Bootstrap
7 3 (3.41%) Web Services
8 2 (2.27%) .NET Framework
8 2 (2.27%) AngularJS
8 2 (2.27%) SOAP
9 1 (1.14%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 16 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.95%) Management Information System
3 5 (5.68%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (5.68%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.55%) Client/Server
5 3 (3.41%) Clustering
5 3 (3.41%) User Experience
6 2 (2.27%) Computer Science
6 2 (2.27%) Cryptography
6 2 (2.27%) Life Science
6 2 (2.27%) Replication
6 2 (2.27%) RIA
7 1 (1.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (3.41%) Unix
1 3 (3.41%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (34.09%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (21.59%) Stakeholder Management
3 13 (14.77%) TDD
4 12 (13.64%) BDD
4 12 (13.64%) Enterprise Architecture
5 11 (12.50%) Service Management
6 10 (11.36%) Continuous Improvement
6 10 (11.36%) Data Modelling
7 9 (10.23%) Load Balancing
7 9 (10.23%) Network Architecture
7 9 (10.23%) Scrum
7 9 (10.23%) SDLC
8 8 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
8 8 (9.09%) MVC
8 8 (9.09%) Project Management
9 7 (7.95%) Business Analysis
9 7 (7.95%) Coaching
9 7 (7.95%) Data Architecture
9 7 (7.95%) Data Management
9 7 (7.95%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (26.14%) C#
2 13 (14.77%) Java
3 7 (7.95%) JavaScript
3 7 (7.95%) SQL
4 4 (4.55%) C++
5 2 (2.27%) VB
6 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 6 (6.82%) CCIE
1 6 (6.82%) CCNP
1 6 (6.82%) Cisco Certification
2 4 (4.55%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.55%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.27%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Hyper-V
1 4 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (3.41%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 15 (17.05%) Cisco
1 15 (17.05%) F5
1 15 (17.05%) SAP
2 9 (10.23%) CheckPoint
2 9 (10.23%) Juniper
3 6 (6.82%) Blue Coat
3 6 (6.82%) Microsoft
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle
3 6 (6.82%) Riverbed
4 4 (4.55%) VMware
5 2 (2.27%) EPiServer
6 1 (1.14%) Adobe
6 1 (1.14%) Cognizant
6 1 (1.14%) IBM
6 1 (1.14%) Pegasus
6 1 (1.14%) Salesforce Marketing Cloud
6 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
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