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 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 25 22 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 41 39 15
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 8.23% 9.13% 2.76%
As % of the Job Titles category 8.54% 9.47% 2.83%
Number of salaries quoted 30 26 11
Average salary £60,000 £71,250 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.78% +9.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
480 412 530
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 96.39% 96.49% 97.43%
Number of salaries quoted 388 326 486
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £55,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in 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 30 January 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 30 January 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
(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 +3 39 £60,000 -17.24% 3
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 38 (53.52%) SQL Server
2 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
3 26 (36.62%) SQL
4 23 (32.39%) Windows
4 23 (32.39%) Clustering
4 23 (32.39%) Load Balancing
5 22 (30.99%) Middleware
6 21 (29.58%) SAN
7 20 (28.17%) OO
7 20 (28.17%) C#
7 20 (28.17%) Replication
8 19 (26.76%) T-SQL
9 16 (22.54%) Web Services
10 15 (21.13%) IIS
10 15 (21.13%) Firewall
11 14 (19.72%) Identity Management
11 14 (19.72%) VMware
11 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
11 14 (19.72%) Active Directory
11 14 (19.72%) Citrix
11 14 (19.72%) LAN
11 14 (19.72%) WAN
11 14 (19.72%) NAS
11 14 (19.72%) SIEM
11 14 (19.72%) Continuous Improvement
12 13 (18.31%) NoSQL
12 13 (18.31%) Benchmarking
12 13 (18.31%) Enterprise Architecture
12 13 (18.31%) Asset Management
12 13 (18.31%) Penetration Testing

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 15 (21.13%) IIS
2 6 (8.45%) Apache Pig
3 4 (5.63%) Tomcat
3 4 (5.63%) OpenStack
4 3 (4.23%) Oracle Application Server
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere
4 3 (4.23%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (4.23%) WebLogic
4 3 (4.23%) JBoss
5 2 (2.82%) Apache
Applications
1 8 (11.27%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (9.86%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (5.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon EC2
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon S3
3 1 (1.41%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 21 (29.58%) SAN
2 15 (21.13%) Firewall
3 14 (19.72%) LAN
3 14 (19.72%) WAN
3 14 (19.72%) NAS
4 7 (9.86%) TCP/IP
4 7 (9.86%) VPN
4 7 (9.86%) DNS
5 1 (1.41%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.41%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.41%) LDAP
5 1 (1.41%) X.509
5 1 (1.41%) SSL
5 1 (1.41%) HTTP
5 1 (1.41%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 38 (53.52%) SQL Server
2 13 (18.31%) NoSQL
3 7 (9.86%) OLTP
4 6 (8.45%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 6 (8.45%) Big Data
4 6 (8.45%) Hadoop
4 6 (8.45%) Apache Hive
4 6 (8.45%) MongoDB
5 3 (4.23%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.82%) Data Mining
7 1 (1.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 8 (11.27%) Subversion
2 4 (5.63%) Ant
2 4 (5.63%) NuGet
2 4 (5.63%) MSBuild
2 4 (5.63%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (5.63%) Git (software)
2 4 (5.63%) FxCop
2 4 (5.63%) StyleCop
3 3 (4.23%) SoapUI
3 3 (4.23%) Gradle
3 3 (4.23%) Jenkins
4 1 (1.41%) Fiddler
General
1 13 (18.31%) Finance
2 6 (8.45%) iGaming
3 4 (5.63%) Games
4 1 (1.41%) Electronics
4 1 (1.41%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (30.99%) Middleware
2 16 (22.54%) Web Services
3 10 (14.08%) XML
4 8 (11.27%) REST
5 7 (9.86%) JSON
5 7 (9.86%) Ajax
5 7 (9.86%) SOAP
6 6 (8.45%) Java EE
6 6 (8.45%) jQuery
7 5 (7.04%) OSGi
7 5 (7.04%) Apache Camel
7 5 (7.04%) .NET
8 3 (4.23%) AngularJS
8 3 (4.23%) Twitter Bootstrap
8 3 (4.23%) Spring
8 3 (4.23%) J2EE
9 2 (2.82%) HTML
10 1 (1.41%) HTML5
10 1 (1.41%) CSS3
10 1 (1.41%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 23 (32.39%) Clustering
2 20 (28.17%) Replication
3 5 (7.04%) DataPower
4 3 (4.23%) Open Source
4 3 (4.23%) Embedded Systems
4 3 (4.23%) Enterprise Software
4 3 (4.23%) Robotics
4 3 (4.23%) Mechatronics
5 2 (2.82%) Online Games
6 1 (1.41%) User Experience
6 1 (1.41%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.41%) PKI
6 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 23 (32.39%) Windows
2 12 (16.90%) UNIX
3 9 (12.68%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (32.39%) Load Balancing
2 20 (28.17%) OO
3 14 (19.72%) Identity Management
3 14 (19.72%) SIEM
3 14 (19.72%) Continuous Improvement
4 13 (18.31%) Benchmarking
4 13 (18.31%) Enterprise Architecture
4 13 (18.31%) Asset Management
4 13 (18.31%) Penetration Testing
5 11 (15.49%) SOA
6 10 (14.08%) TOGAF
7 9 (12.68%) UML
8 8 (11.27%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (9.86%) Information Security
9 7 (9.86%) Agile Software Development
9 7 (9.86%) TDD
10 6 (8.45%) Web Application Development
11 5 (7.04%) Business Analysis
11 5 (7.04%) ITIL
12 4 (5.63%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (36.62%) SQL
2 20 (28.17%) C#
3 19 (26.76%) T-SQL
4 9 (12.68%) PowerShell
5 8 (11.27%) Java
6 6 (8.45%) Groovy
7 4 (5.63%) JavaScript
7 4 (5.63%) Bash Shell
8 3 (4.23%) Scala
8 3 (4.23%) C++
8 3 (4.23%) Embedded C
9 2 (2.82%) Embedded C++
9 2 (2.82%) Shell Script
9 2 (2.82%) C
10 1 (1.41%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (7.04%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.82%) MCPD
3 1 (1.41%) Degree
3 1 (1.41%) HND
3 1 (1.41%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 14 (19.72%) VMware Infrastructure
1 14 (19.72%) Active Directory
2 2 (2.82%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 7 (9.86%) Puppet
1 7 (9.86%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.41%) ZABBIX
2 1 (1.41%) Nagios
Vendors
1 28 (39.44%) Microsoft
2 14 (19.72%) VMware
2 14 (19.72%) Citrix
3 6 (8.45%) Oracle
4 3 (4.23%) IBM
5 1 (1.41%) New Relic
5 1 (1.41%) ForgeRock
5 1 (1.41%) Siemens
Ipswich
Quantica Technology - London
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
TribePost.co.uk
Salary: Competitive Salary & Benefits for the right person
Posted: 4 days ago
Ipswich
OHO Group
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: 26 days ago