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 31 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 43 44 53
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 54 34 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 5.66% 3.72% 3.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.91% 3.89% 3.88%
Number of salaries quoted 34 30 15
Average salary £62,500 £60,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -22.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,950 £44,750 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £81,750 £62,750 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
913 875 800
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Southampton 95.70% 95.63% 97.68%
Number of salaries quoted 704 772 725
Average salary £39,000 £39,500 £38,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-1.26% +2.59%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £22,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £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 31 March 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Southampton

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Southampton

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 33 (37.50%) SOA
2 30 (34.09%) Finance
3 26 (29.55%) Oracle
4 21 (23.86%) Java
5 20 (22.73%) B2B
5 20 (22.73%) Oracle EBS
6 19 (21.59%) Retail
7 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
7 17 (19.32%) Degree
8 16 (18.18%) .NET
9 14 (15.91%) ERP
10 13 (14.77%) Oracle Database
10 13 (14.77%) Oracle Database 11g
11 12 (13.64%) Middleware
11 12 (13.64%) Java EE
12 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
12 11 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
12 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
13 9 (10.23%) Data Architecture
13 9 (10.23%) Cisco Certification
13 9 (10.23%) PHP
14 8 (9.09%) Web Services
14 8 (9.09%) ISO 9001
14 8 (9.09%) Data Analysis
14 8 (9.09%) Data Management
14 8 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
14 8 (9.09%) TOGAF
14 8 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
14 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
15 7 (7.95%) Integration Testing

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Southampton by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 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 2 (2.27%) SharePoint
1 2 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (22.73%) Oracle EBS
2 11 (12.50%) Oracle ERP
3 4 (4.55%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (2.27%) Oracle Applications
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle SCM
5 1 (1.14%) SAP BPC
5 1 (1.14%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 8 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.95%) MPLS
1 7 (7.95%) Network Security
2 6 (6.82%) BGP
3 5 (5.68%) CTI
3 5 (5.68%) TCP/IP
3 5 (5.68%) IPsec
4 4 (4.55%) HSRP
4 4 (4.55%) WAN
5 3 (3.41%) Firewall
6 2 (2.27%) Wireless
6 2 (2.27%) OSPF
6 2 (2.27%) DHCP
6 2 (2.27%) LAN
6 2 (2.27%) PBX
6 2 (2.27%) VPN
6 2 (2.27%) DNS
6 2 (2.27%) SAN
6 2 (2.27%) Cisco Nexus
7 1 (1.14%) Multicast
7 1 (1.14%) BIG-IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.77%) Oracle Database 11g
1 13 (14.77%) Oracle Database
2 3 (3.41%) SQL Server
3 1 (1.14%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
3 1 (1.14%) SAP BW
3 1 (1.14%) SAP BI
3 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
Development Applications
1 7 (7.95%) Subversion
1 7 (7.95%) Maven
1 7 (7.95%) Ant
2 3 (3.41%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.14%) Grunt
General
1 30 (34.09%) Finance
2 19 (21.59%) Retail
3 6 (6.82%) Marketing
3 6 (6.82%) Telecoms
4 5 (5.68%) Financial Institution
4 5 (5.68%) Banking
5 2 (2.27%) Legal
5 2 (2.27%) French Language
5 2 (2.27%) Local Government
6 1 (1.14%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.18%) .NET
2 12 (13.64%) Middleware
2 12 (13.64%) Java EE
3 8 (9.09%) Web Services
3 8 (9.09%) Oracle Fusion
4 4 (4.55%) XML
4 4 (4.55%) HTML
4 4 (4.55%) HTML5
5 3 (3.41%) REST
5 3 (3.41%) WCF
5 3 (3.41%) WPF
5 3 (3.41%) SOAP
5 3 (3.41%) ASP.NET
6 1 (1.14%) CSS
6 1 (1.14%) Ajax
6 1 (1.14%) jQuery
6 1 (1.14%) JSON
6 1 (1.14%) CSS3
6 1 (1.14%) Backbone.js
6 1 (1.14%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 11 (12.50%) Management Information System
2 3 (3.41%) Kindle
2 3 (3.41%) Client/Server
3 2 (2.27%) Cryptography
3 2 (2.27%) Video Conferencing
4 1 (1.14%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 5 (5.68%) Windows
2 2 (2.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (37.50%) SOA
2 20 (22.73%) B2B
3 17 (19.32%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (15.91%) ERP
5 11 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (10.23%) Data Architecture
7 8 (9.09%) Data Analysis
7 8 (9.09%) Data Management
7 8 (9.09%) Zachman Framework
7 8 (9.09%) TOGAF
8 7 (7.95%) Configuration Management
8 7 (7.95%) Integration Testing
8 7 (7.95%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.82%) Financial Analysis
10 5 (5.68%) Security Architecture
10 5 (5.68%) Product Management
10 5 (5.68%) Wealth Management
10 5 (5.68%) Coaching
10 5 (5.68%) ITIL
11 4 (4.55%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (23.86%) Java
2 9 (10.23%) PHP
3 5 (5.68%) C#
4 3 (3.41%) C++
5 1 (1.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (19.32%) Degree
2 9 (10.23%) Cisco Certification
3 7 (7.95%) CCIE
4 6 (6.82%) CCNP
5 4 (4.55%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.55%) MCSE
6 2 (2.27%) MCITP
6 2 (2.27%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) Security Cleared
6 2 (2.27%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.27%) CCNA
7 1 (1.14%) CCDP
7 1 (1.14%) JNCIS
7 1 (1.14%) CCSE
7 1 (1.14%) CCDE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (9.09%) ISO 9001
2 5 (5.68%) Solvency II
System Software
1 4 (4.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (2.27%) EMC NetWorker
Vendors
1 26 (29.55%) Oracle
2 7 (7.95%) SAP
2 7 (7.95%) Cisco
2 7 (7.95%) Microsoft
3 5 (5.68%) VMware
3 5 (5.68%) F5
4 2 (2.27%) Intel
4 2 (2.27%) Juniper
4 2 (2.27%) Ariba
5 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint
5 1 (1.14%) Business Objects
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