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 5 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 55 56 43
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 24 27 51
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 3.46% 3.17% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.58% 3.34% 5.74%
Number of salaries quoted 20 15 42
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £58,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% -5.98%
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £48,800 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £67,750 £70,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
670 808 889
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 96.68% 94.72% 97.26%
Number of salaries quoted 560 714 838
Average salary £40,000 £36,250 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.34% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £21,500 £22,150
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £50,000 £52,500
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 5 August 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Southampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 25 (35.21%) .NET
2 24 (33.80%) Finance
3 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
4 19 (26.76%) C#
4 19 (26.76%) Java
5 17 (23.94%) Windows
6 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (22.54%) Degree
7 15 (21.13%) Network Security
7 15 (21.13%) HTML
8 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
8 14 (19.72%) HTML5
9 13 (18.31%) Visual Studio
10 12 (16.90%) Oracle
10 12 (16.90%) SOA
10 12 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
11 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
11 11 (15.49%) XML
11 11 (15.49%) ITIL
11 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
12 10 (14.08%) MVC
12 10 (14.08%) TOGAF
13 9 (12.68%) VMware
13 9 (12.68%) ERP
13 9 (12.68%) Linux
13 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
13 9 (12.68%) WAN
13 9 (12.68%) SAN
13 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
14 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 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 6 (8.45%) MS Exchange
1 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 6 (8.45%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (4.23%) SharePoint
3 2 (2.82%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.41%) CMS
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (1.41%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 11 (15.49%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 7 (9.86%) Oracle EBS
2 6 (8.45%) Oracle ERP
3 1 (1.41%) SAP Retail
3 1 (1.41%) SAP R/3
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.68%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.41%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (21.13%) Network Security
2 11 (15.49%) TCP/IP
3 9 (12.68%) SAN
3 9 (12.68%) WAN
4 7 (9.86%) LAN
4 7 (9.86%) CTI
5 5 (7.04%) Firewall
5 5 (7.04%) Wi-Fi
6 4 (5.63%) DNS
7 3 (4.23%) Internet
8 2 (2.82%) NAS
8 2 (2.82%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (2.82%) Wireless
8 2 (2.82%) MPLS
8 2 (2.82%) OSPF
8 2 (2.82%) BGP
8 2 (2.82%) VPN
8 2 (2.82%) DHCP
9 1 (1.41%) RIP
9 1 (1.41%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (12.68%) SQL Server
2 6 (8.45%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.23%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 1 (1.41%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.41%) DB2
4 1 (1.41%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.41%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.41%) SQLPlus
4 1 (1.41%) SAP BI
Development Applications
1 13 (18.31%) Visual Studio
2 6 (8.45%) Subversion
2 6 (8.45%) Maven
2 6 (8.45%) Git (software)
2 6 (8.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (8.45%) Ant
3 1 (1.41%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.41%) Grunt
General
1 24 (33.80%) Finance
2 7 (9.86%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.45%) Banking
4 5 (7.04%) Retail
5 3 (4.23%) Marketing
6 2 (2.82%) German Language
6 2 (2.82%) Local Government
7 1 (1.41%) Billing
7 1 (1.41%) Legal
7 1 (1.41%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (35.21%) .NET
2 15 (21.13%) HTML
3 14 (19.72%) ASP.NET
3 14 (19.72%) HTML5
4 11 (15.49%) XML
5 8 (11.27%) ASP.NET MVC
6 7 (9.86%) RESTful
6 7 (9.86%) REST
6 7 (9.86%) Middleware
6 7 (9.86%) WCF
6 7 (9.86%) WPF
6 7 (9.86%) SOAP
7 6 (8.45%) Oracle Fusion
8 5 (7.04%) Web Services
8 5 (7.04%) Java EE
9 3 (4.23%) J2EE
10 2 (2.82%) CSS
10 2 (2.82%) AngularJS
11 1 (1.41%) CSS3
11 1 (1.41%) Backbone.js
Miscellaneous
1 7 (9.86%) Client/Server
2 6 (8.45%) Management Information System
2 6 (8.45%) RIA
3 5 (7.04%) Kindle
4 2 (2.82%) Smartphone
4 2 (2.82%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.41%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.41%) FMCG
5 1 (1.41%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 17 (23.94%) Windows
2 9 (12.68%) Linux
3 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (8.45%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (2.82%) UNIX
4 2 (2.82%) Android
5 1 (1.41%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (22.54%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (16.90%) SOA
2 12 (16.90%) Continuous Integration
3 11 (15.49%) ITIL
4 10 (14.08%) MVC
4 10 (14.08%) TOGAF
5 9 (12.68%) ERP
6 8 (11.27%) OO
7 7 (9.86%) OOD
7 7 (9.86%) B2B
7 7 (9.86%) Multithreading
7 7 (9.86%) Analytics
8 6 (8.45%) Integration Testing
8 6 (8.45%) Product Management
8 6 (8.45%) Configuration Management
8 6 (8.45%) TDD
8 6 (8.45%) Zachman Framework
9 5 (7.04%) Data Management
9 5 (7.04%) Data Analysis
10 4 (5.63%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 19 (26.76%) C#
1 19 (26.76%) Java
2 7 (9.86%) C++
2 7 (9.86%) PHP
3 5 (7.04%) SQL
4 2 (2.82%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 16 (22.54%) Degree
2 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (9.86%) MCSE
3 2 (2.82%) CCNP
3 2 (2.82%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.41%) CCNA
4 1 (1.41%) CCIE
4 1 (1.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.41%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.41%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.86%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 5 (7.04%) Active Directory
2 3 (4.23%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 22 (30.99%) Microsoft
2 12 (16.90%) Oracle
3 9 (12.68%) VMware
4 8 (11.27%) Intel
5 7 (9.86%) Cisco
6 5 (7.04%) SAP
6 5 (7.04%) Citrix
7 2 (2.82%) Juniper
7 2 (2.82%) Google
8 1 (1.41%) EPiServer
8 1 (1.41%) F5
8 1 (1.41%) Ariba
8 1 (1.41%) CheckPoint
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Connectus
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
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Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
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Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago