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

Location
3 months to
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 30 46 37
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -9
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 35 16 35
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 6.40% 3.84% 5.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.69% 3.88% 6.18%
Number of salaries quoted 26 13 35
Average salary £57,500 £60,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.16% -
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £49,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £65,000 £74,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +3.30%
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
523 412 566
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 95.61% 98.80% 96.75%
Number of salaries quoted 471 349 533
Average salary £35,000 £40,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £22,500 £25,000 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £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 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 4 August 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 4 August 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 -2 25 £57,500 -4.16% 1
Bury St Edmunds - 6 £63,750 -
Stowmarket +4 3 £50,000 +5.26%
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 42 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 38 (55.88%) Microsoft
3 37 (54.41%) Windows
4 31 (45.59%) .NET
5 26 (38.24%) C#
5 26 (38.24%) SDLC
6 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
7 21 (30.88%) SharePoint
8 20 (29.41%) SQL
9 18 (26.47%) CRM
9 18 (26.47%) Dynamics CRM
10 17 (25.00%) XML
11 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
12 13 (19.12%) .NET Framework
12 13 (19.12%) ADO
12 13 (19.12%) VB
12 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
13 12 (17.65%) Client/Server
13 12 (17.65%) N-Tier
13 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 12 (17.65%) Service Management
14 11 (16.18%) OO
14 11 (16.18%) Linux
15 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
15 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
16 9 (13.24%) CheckPoint
16 9 (13.24%) Games
16 9 (13.24%) Project Planning
16 9 (13.24%) Data Mining
16 9 (13.24%) T-SQL

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 4 August 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 21 (30.88%) SharePoint
2 13 (19.12%) MS Exchange
3 6 (8.82%) Documentum
Applications
1 22 (32.35%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 18 (26.47%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 10 (14.71%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (10.29%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.47%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.29%) SAN
2 5 (7.35%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (61.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (17.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 9 (13.24%) Data Mining
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (7.35%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.47%) Big Data
5 1 (1.47%) OLTP
5 1 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (1.47%) Visual Studio
1 1 (1.47%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 9 (13.24%) Games
2 5 (7.35%) Marketing
2 5 (7.35%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (45.59%) .NET
2 17 (25.00%) XML
3 13 (19.12%) ADO
3 13 (19.12%) .NET Framework
4 5 (7.35%) MDX
5 4 (5.88%) ASP.NET
6 3 (4.41%) WCF
6 3 (4.41%) Silverlight
7 1 (1.47%) OSGi
7 1 (1.47%) REST
7 1 (1.47%) Regular Expression
7 1 (1.47%) Apache Camel
7 1 (1.47%) SOAP
7 1 (1.47%) Web Services
7 1 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 12 (17.65%) Client/Server
1 12 (17.65%) N-Tier
2 8 (11.76%) Replication
2 8 (11.76%) Clustering
2 8 (11.76%) Online Games
3 5 (7.35%) Robotics
3 5 (7.35%) Mechatronics
3 5 (7.35%) Internet of Things
4 4 (5.88%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (1.47%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.47%) DataPower
6 1 (1.47%) Social Gaming
Operating Systems
1 37 (54.41%) Windows
2 11 (16.18%) Linux
3 1 (1.47%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (38.24%) SDLC
2 18 (26.47%) CRM
3 16 (23.53%) Agile Software Development
4 12 (17.65%) Service Management
5 11 (16.18%) OO
6 9 (13.24%) Project Planning
7 8 (11.76%) Load Balancing
7 8 (11.76%) Continuous Improvement
8 7 (10.29%) Process Improvement
8 7 (10.29%) Business Process Improvement
8 7 (10.29%) Process Management
8 7 (10.29%) Project Management
9 6 (8.82%) ETL
9 6 (8.82%) Business Intelligence
9 6 (8.82%) Content Management
9 6 (8.82%) Document Management
10 5 (7.35%) Data Analysis
10 5 (7.35%) Signal Processing
10 5 (7.35%) Software Architecture
11 4 (5.88%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 26 (38.24%) C#
2 20 (29.41%) SQL
3 13 (19.12%) VB
4 9 (13.24%) T-SQL
5 7 (10.29%) PowerShell
6 5 (7.35%) C
6 5 (7.35%) Embedded C
Qualifications
1 10 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.35%) PhD
3 1 (1.47%) MCP
3 1 (1.47%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (1.47%) iptables
Systems Management
1 7 (10.29%) Puppet
1 7 (10.29%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 38 (55.88%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.24%) CheckPoint
3 8 (11.76%) OpenText
4 7 (10.29%) Kofax
5 6 (8.82%) EMC
6 5 (7.35%) Oracle
7 1 (1.47%) SAP
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 8 days ago
Suffolk - commutable from Cambs / Essex
ECM Selection
Salary: to £55k DoE + good benefits
Posted: 25 days ago