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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 33 25 56
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +31
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 29 39 20
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.53% 7.12% 3.01%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.86% 7.32% 3.07%
Number of salaries quoted 18 36 13
Average salary £57,500 £62,500 £60,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.00% +3.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
423 533 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.27% 97.26% 98.04%
Number of salaries quoted 352 500 589
Average salary £36,500 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-8.75% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £23,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £47,500 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 21 October 2014.

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 21 October 2014. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 -2 24 £56,250 -10.00% 2
Stowmarket - 2 - -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
3 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
4 20 (44.44%) SAN
5 16 (35.56%) Web Services
6 15 (33.33%) Middleware
7 14 (31.11%) IIS
7 14 (31.11%) Firewall
8 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
9 12 (26.67%) Citrix
9 12 (26.67%) LAN
9 12 (26.67%) WAN
9 12 (26.67%) Linux
9 12 (26.67%) UNIX
9 12 (26.67%) Identity Management
9 12 (26.67%) Finance
9 12 (26.67%) VMware
9 12 (26.67%) Clustering
9 12 (26.67%) Load Balancing
9 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 12 (26.67%) NAS
9 12 (26.67%) SIEM
10 11 (24.44%) NoSQL
10 11 (24.44%) Enterprise Architecture
10 11 (24.44%) Penetration Testing
10 11 (24.44%) Asset Management
10 11 (24.44%) SOA
10 11 (24.44%) Benchmarking
11 10 (22.22%) XML
11 10 (22.22%) Java

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 2014, 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 14 (31.11%) IIS
2 5 (11.11%) Apache Pig
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.89%) Tomcat
4 3 (6.67%) OpenStack
4 3 (6.67%) Apache
5 2 (4.44%) Oracle Application Server
5 2 (4.44%) WebSphere
5 2 (4.44%) WebSphere Application Server
5 2 (4.44%) WebLogic
5 2 (4.44%) JBoss
6 1 (2.22%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 6 (13.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon S3
3 1 (2.22%) SaaS
3 1 (2.22%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 20 (44.44%) SAN
2 14 (31.11%) Firewall
3 12 (26.67%) LAN
3 12 (26.67%) WAN
3 12 (26.67%) NAS
4 7 (15.56%) TCP/IP
4 7 (15.56%) VPN
4 7 (15.56%) DNS
5 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
5 2 (4.44%) X.509
5 2 (4.44%) SSL
5 2 (4.44%) HTTP
5 2 (4.44%) Kerberos
5 2 (4.44%) LDAP
5 2 (4.44%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.22%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 11 (24.44%) NoSQL
3 5 (11.11%) Hadoop
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (11.11%) Apache Hive
3 5 (11.11%) MongoDB
3 5 (11.11%) Big Data
3 5 (11.11%) Amazon DynamoDB
3 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
4 1 (2.22%) DB2
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Subversion
1 4 (8.89%) Git (software)
2 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) SoapUI
3 2 (4.44%) Gradle
3 2 (4.44%) Jenkins
3 2 (4.44%) Fiddler
General
1 12 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (35.56%) Web Services
2 15 (33.33%) Middleware
3 10 (22.22%) XML
4 7 (15.56%) REST
4 7 (15.56%) .NET
4 7 (15.56%) Java EE
5 6 (13.33%) JSON
5 6 (13.33%) Ajax
5 6 (13.33%) SOAP
6 5 (11.11%) jQuery
6 5 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 4 (8.89%) Apache Camel
7 4 (8.89%) OSGi
8 3 (6.67%) WCF
8 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (6.67%) HTML
9 2 (4.44%) SAML
9 2 (4.44%) Spring
9 2 (4.44%) WSH
9 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 12 (26.67%) Clustering
2 5 (11.11%) Replication
3 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.89%) DataPower
4 3 (6.67%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.44%) PKI
5 2 (4.44%) Blog
5 2 (4.44%) Robotics
5 2 (4.44%) Mechatronics
5 2 (4.44%) N-Tier
5 2 (4.44%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (4.44%) Open Source
5 2 (4.44%) User Experience
6 1 (2.22%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 12 (26.67%) Linux
2 12 (26.67%) UNIX
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.67%) Identity Management
1 12 (26.67%) Load Balancing
1 12 (26.67%) SIEM
2 11 (24.44%) Enterprise Architecture
2 11 (24.44%) Penetration Testing
2 11 (24.44%) Asset Management
2 11 (24.44%) SOA
2 11 (24.44%) Benchmarking
3 10 (22.22%) TOGAF
4 9 (20.00%) UML
5 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (13.33%) Information Security
6 6 (13.33%) TDD
7 5 (11.11%) Web Application Development
7 5 (11.11%) ITIL
7 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
8 4 (8.89%) Service Management
8 4 (8.89%) ETL
8 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (8.89%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 10 (22.22%) Java
2 9 (20.00%) SQL
2 9 (20.00%) C#
3 5 (11.11%) PowerShell
3 5 (11.11%) Groovy
4 4 (8.89%) Shell Script
5 3 (6.67%) Scala
5 3 (6.67%) Bash Shell
6 2 (4.44%) Embedded C
6 2 (4.44%) Embedded C++
6 2 (4.44%) C
6 2 (4.44%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) T-SQL
7 1 (2.22%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (4.44%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCP
3 1 (2.22%) MCSD
3 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.22%) MCPD
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
System Software
1 13 (28.89%) Active Directory
2 12 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Firmware
4 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.22%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (2.22%) KVM
Systems Management
1 8 (17.78%) Opscode Chef
1 8 (17.78%) Puppet
2 1 (2.22%) ZABBIX
2 1 (2.22%) Nagios
Vendors
1 22 (48.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) Citrix
2 12 (26.67%) VMware
3 5 (11.11%) Oracle
4 3 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
5 2 (4.44%) IBM
5 2 (4.44%) ForgeRock
6 1 (2.22%) New Relic
6 1 (2.22%) Dell
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £Negotiable DoE + top benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: £Attractive dep. on experience + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
X4 Group
Salary: £50k - 60k per year
Posted: 6 days ago
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 14 days ago