The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Suffolk 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 1 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 26 38 32
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 34 20 39
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 7.01% 4.80% 7.10%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.33% 4.88% 7.34%
Number of salaries quoted 23 14 39
Average salary £57,500 £57,500 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -8.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £77,000 £65,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
Architect
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Suffolk 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
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
464 410 531
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.67% 98.32% 96.72%
Number of salaries quoted 406 364 499
Average salary £37,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £24,000 £20,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £52,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the Suffolk region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

Architect
Salary Trend in Suffolk

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the Suffolk region.

Architect Salary Trend in Suffolk

Architect
Salary Histogram in Suffolk

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Architect
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich +1 27 £57,500 - 1
Stowmarket 0 2 £50,000 +5.26%
Bury St Edmunds - 2 £63,750 -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 39 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 37 (56.06%) Windows
3 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
4 33 (50.00%) .NET
5 26 (39.39%) SDLC
6 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
6 23 (34.85%) SharePoint
7 21 (31.82%) C#
8 20 (30.30%) CRM
8 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (30.30%) Dynamics CRM
9 17 (25.76%) XML
9 17 (25.76%) SQL
10 13 (19.70%) .NET Framework
10 13 (19.70%) VB
10 13 (19.70%) ADO
10 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
11 12 (18.18%) Client/Server
11 12 (18.18%) N-Tier
11 12 (18.18%) Service Management
11 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 11 (16.67%) Linux
13 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
14 9 (13.64%) Project Planning
14 9 (13.64%) CheckPoint
15 8 (12.12%) OpenText
16 7 (10.61%) Kofax
16 7 (10.61%) Project Management
16 7 (10.61%) Process Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT jobs across the Suffolk 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 23 (34.85%) SharePoint
2 13 (19.70%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.09%) Documentum
Applications
1 23 (34.85%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 20 (30.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (15.15%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.61%) AWS CloudFormation
3 2 (3.03%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.61%) SAN
2 5 (7.58%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 39 (59.09%) SQL Server
2 12 (18.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 5 (7.58%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 4 (6.06%) Data Mining
5 2 (3.03%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.52%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (7.58%) Electronics
1 5 (7.58%) Marketing
2 4 (6.06%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (50.00%) .NET
2 17 (25.76%) XML
3 13 (19.70%) ADO
3 13 (19.70%) .NET Framework
4 5 (7.58%) MDX
5 4 (6.06%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.55%) WCF
6 3 (4.55%) Silverlight
7 2 (3.03%) jQuery
7 2 (3.03%) LAMP
8 1 (1.52%) XSLT
8 1 (1.52%) SOAP
8 1 (1.52%) Web Services
8 1 (1.52%) OSGi
8 1 (1.52%) REST
8 1 (1.52%) Regular Expression
8 1 (1.52%) Apache Camel
Miscellaneous
1 12 (18.18%) Client/Server
1 12 (18.18%) N-Tier
2 5 (7.58%) Robotics
2 5 (7.58%) Mechatronics
2 5 (7.58%) Internet of Things
3 4 (6.06%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (6.06%) Embedded Systems
3 4 (6.06%) Online Games
3 4 (6.06%) Replication
3 4 (6.06%) Clustering
4 1 (1.52%) DataPower
4 1 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 37 (56.06%) Windows
2 11 (16.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.52%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (39.39%) SDLC
2 20 (30.30%) CRM
2 20 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (18.18%) Service Management
4 9 (13.64%) Project Planning
5 7 (10.61%) Business Process Improvement
5 7 (10.61%) Process Improvement
5 7 (10.61%) Process Management
5 7 (10.61%) Project Management
5 7 (10.61%) OO
6 6 (9.09%) Content Management
6 6 (9.09%) Document Management
7 5 (7.58%) Data Analysis
7 5 (7.58%) Software Architecture
7 5 (7.58%) Signal Processing
7 5 (7.58%) ETL
7 5 (7.58%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (6.06%) Data Modelling
8 4 (6.06%) Scrum
8 4 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
Programming Languages
1 21 (31.82%) C#
2 17 (25.76%) SQL
3 13 (19.70%) VB
4 7 (10.61%) PowerShell
5 5 (7.58%) C
5 5 (7.58%) Embedded C
6 4 (6.06%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 2 (3.03%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (15.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.58%) PhD
3 1 (1.52%) MCP
System Software
1 1 (1.52%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (10.61%) Puppet
1 7 (10.61%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 36 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.64%) CheckPoint
3 8 (12.12%) OpenText
4 7 (10.61%) Kofax
5 6 (9.09%) EMC
6 5 (7.58%) Oracle
7 3 (4.55%) SAP
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