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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 37 31 44
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 42 64 41
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.43% 7.82% 5.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.69% 8.00% 5.20%
Number of salaries quoted 34 50 40
Average salary £57,500 £65,000 £68,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
-11.53% -5.45%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £50,000 £47,250
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £82,750 £85,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.30%
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
738 800 788
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.47% 97.80% 96.33%
Number of salaries quoted 637 714 735
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,000 £22,000 £26,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £51,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 21 November 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Southampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 21 (27.63%) Java
2 20 (26.32%) SOA
3 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (22.37%) Cisco
4 17 (22.37%) Cisco Certification
5 15 (19.74%) Coaching
6 14 (18.42%) Mentoring
6 14 (18.42%) Degree
6 14 (18.42%) Retail
7 13 (17.11%) CCIE
8 12 (15.79%) Middleware
8 12 (15.79%) MPLS
8 12 (15.79%) Java EE
9 11 (14.47%) F5
9 11 (14.47%) BGP
10 10 (13.16%) IPsec
10 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
10 10 (13.16%) Oracle
10 10 (13.16%) SAP
10 10 (13.16%) HSRP
11 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (11.84%) ITIL
11 9 (11.84%) CCNP
11 9 (11.84%) ERP
11 9 (11.84%) Finance
12 8 (10.53%) AutoCAD
13 7 (9.21%) Scrum
13 7 (9.21%) ISO 9001
13 7 (9.21%) UNIX
13 7 (9.21%) EMC NetWorker

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 (2.63%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.63%) Tomcat
2 1 (1.32%) WebSphere
2 1 (1.32%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.32%) Lync
2 1 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 8 (10.53%) AutoCAD
2 2 (2.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle ERP
1 5 (6.58%) Oracle EBS R12
2 3 (3.95%) SAP ERP
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
3 2 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
3 2 (2.63%) SAP R/3
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle SCM
4 1 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
4 1 (1.32%) SAP BPC
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.58%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon EC2
2 2 (2.63%) Amazon S3
Communications & Networking
1 12 (15.79%) MPLS
2 11 (14.47%) BGP
3 10 (13.16%) IPsec
3 10 (13.16%) HSRP
4 4 (5.26%) Network Security
4 4 (5.26%) Cisco Nexus
5 3 (3.95%) Firewall
5 3 (3.95%) 2G
5 3 (3.95%) 3G
5 3 (3.95%) Wi-Fi
5 3 (3.95%) Bluetooth
5 3 (3.95%) 4G
5 3 (3.95%) ZigBee
6 2 (2.63%) Wireless Security
6 2 (2.63%) WAN
6 2 (2.63%) Wireless
7 1 (1.32%) OSPF
7 1 (1.32%) BIG-IP
7 1 (1.32%) LAN
7 1 (1.32%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (3.95%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database 11g
2 2 (2.63%) Oracle Database
3 1 (1.32%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.32%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.32%) Hadoop
3 1 (1.32%) Big Data
3 1 (1.32%) MongoDB
3 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
3 1 (1.32%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 2 (2.63%) Ant
1 2 (2.63%) Subversion
1 2 (2.63%) Maven
General
1 14 (18.42%) Retail
2 9 (11.84%) Finance
3 7 (9.21%) French Language
4 4 (5.26%) Pharmaceutical
5 3 (3.95%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.95%) Back Office
6 1 (1.32%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (15.79%) Middleware
1 12 (15.79%) Java EE
2 5 (6.58%) Web Services
3 3 (3.95%) LAMP
3 3 (3.95%) STL
3 3 (3.95%) J2EE
3 3 (3.95%) MFC
3 3 (3.95%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (2.63%) EJB
4 2 (2.63%) JSP
4 2 (2.63%) Spring
4 2 (2.63%) JSF
5 1 (1.32%) SOAP
5 1 (1.32%) CSS
5 1 (1.32%) .NET
5 1 (1.32%) HTML
5 1 (1.32%) HTML5
5 1 (1.32%) REST
5 1 (1.32%) CSS3
5 1 (1.32%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.21%) Kindle
2 4 (5.26%) Open Source
3 3 (3.95%) Handset
3 3 (3.95%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (3.95%) Algorithms
4 2 (2.63%) Life Science
5 1 (1.32%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.32%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (9.21%) UNIX
2 6 (7.89%) Windows
3 2 (2.63%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (2.63%) Apple iOS
3 2 (2.63%) Windows 7
4 1 (1.32%) SUSE
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (1.32%) Linux
4 1 (1.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (1.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (26.32%) SOA
2 19 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (19.74%) Coaching
4 14 (18.42%) Mentoring
5 10 (13.16%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (11.84%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (11.84%) ITIL
6 9 (11.84%) ERP
7 7 (9.21%) Scrum
8 6 (7.89%) TDD
8 6 (7.89%) Software Engineering
8 6 (7.89%) Risk Management
9 5 (6.58%) Business Intelligence
10 4 (5.26%) Security Architecture
10 4 (5.26%) Data Management
10 4 (5.26%) Enterprise Architecture
10 4 (5.26%) Project Management
11 3 (3.95%) OO
11 3 (3.95%) UML
11 3 (3.95%) Test Planning
Programming Languages
1 21 (27.63%) Java
2 6 (7.89%) C++
3 3 (3.95%) C
3 3 (3.95%) C#
3 3 (3.95%) PHP
4 2 (2.63%) Objective-C
5 1 (1.32%) Ruby
5 1 (1.32%) Python
5 1 (1.32%) JavaScript
5 1 (1.32%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (22.37%) Cisco Certification
2 14 (18.42%) Degree
3 13 (17.11%) CCIE
4 9 (11.84%) CCNP
5 5 (6.58%) MCSE
5 5 (6.58%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (6.58%) Security Cleared
6 4 (5.26%) CCNA
6 4 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (2.63%) SC Cleared
7 2 (2.63%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (1.32%) JNCIS
8 1 (1.32%) MCITP
8 1 (1.32%) CCSE
8 1 (1.32%) CCDP
8 1 (1.32%) VCP5
8 1 (1.32%) CCDE
8 1 (1.32%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.21%) ISO 9001
2 3 (3.95%) Solvency II
3 2 (2.63%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (1.32%) QA
System Software
1 3 (3.95%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (2.63%) XenApp
3 1 (1.32%) Active Directory
3 1 (1.32%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (9.21%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 17 (22.37%) Cisco
2 11 (14.47%) F5
3 10 (13.16%) Oracle
3 10 (13.16%) SAP
4 5 (6.58%) VMware
4 5 (6.58%) Intel
5 3 (3.95%) EMC
6 2 (2.63%) IronPort
6 2 (2.63%) Citrix
6 2 (2.63%) HP
7 1 (1.32%) Microsoft
7 1 (1.32%) Juniper
7 1 (1.32%) Red Hat
7 1 (1.32%) CheckPoint
7 1 (1.32%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.32%) webMethods
7 1 (1.32%) Business Objects
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