The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Suffolk region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 48 34 40
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 16 38 27
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.70% 6.19% 4.35%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 6.39% 4.36%
Number of salaries quoted 13 38 21
Average salary £60,000 £60,000 £60,000
90% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £55,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £65,000 £75,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.81%
Job Titles Category
Suffolk
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
426 595 619
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.38% 96.91% 99.68%
Number of salaries quoted 360 560 551
Average salary £40,000 £35,000 £35,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £21,500 £21,500
10% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
East of England

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 +9 13 £60,000 - 1
Stowmarket - 2 £47,500 -
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 18 (40.00%) Java
2 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
3 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 15 (33.33%) Firewall
4 14 (31.11%) Web Services
4 14 (31.11%) UML
4 14 (31.11%) SOA
5 12 (26.67%) Windows
5 12 (26.67%) .NET
5 12 (26.67%) C#
5 12 (26.67%) Identity Management
5 12 (26.67%) Java EE
5 12 (26.67%) SIEM
6 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
6 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
7 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (17.78%) Network Security
8 8 (17.78%) Information Security
8 8 (17.78%) TDD
8 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
8 8 (17.78%) SAN
9 7 (15.56%) N-Tier
9 7 (15.56%) XML
9 7 (15.56%) TOGAF
10 6 (13.33%) SOAP
10 6 (13.33%) IIS
10 6 (13.33%) LAN
10 6 (13.33%) WAN
10 6 (13.33%) Linux

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 8 (17.78%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.33%) IIS
3 5 (11.11%) BizTalk Server
4 4 (8.89%) Apache Pig
5 2 (4.44%) Apache
5 2 (4.44%) Tomcat
Applications
1 10 (22.22%) MS Excel
2 4 (8.89%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.22%) SaaS
1 1 (2.22%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 15 (33.33%) Firewall
2 8 (17.78%) Network Security
2 8 (17.78%) SAN
3 6 (13.33%) LAN
3 6 (13.33%) WAN
4 5 (11.11%) VPN
5 4 (8.89%) NAS
6 3 (6.67%) DNS
6 3 (6.67%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.67%) Reverse Proxy
7 2 (4.44%) Intrusion Detection
7 2 (4.44%) Wireshark
7 2 (4.44%) SSL
7 2 (4.44%) Internet
7 2 (4.44%) X.509
7 2 (4.44%) HTTP
7 2 (4.44%) Kerberos
7 2 (4.44%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 9 (20.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 5 (11.11%) NoSQL
4 4 (8.89%) Hadoop
4 4 (8.89%) Apache Hive
4 4 (8.89%) MongoDB
4 4 (8.89%) Big Data
5 3 (6.67%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.22%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
1 3 (6.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (4.44%) Subversion
2 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.44%) Fiddler
General
1 5 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (31.11%) Web Services
2 12 (26.67%) .NET
2 12 (26.67%) Java EE
3 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET
4 7 (15.56%) XML
5 6 (13.33%) SOAP
5 6 (13.33%) REST
5 6 (13.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 4 (8.89%) Ajax
6 4 (8.89%) jQuery
6 4 (8.89%) WCF
6 4 (8.89%) Middleware
7 3 (6.67%) Apache Camel
7 3 (6.67%) OSGi
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET MVC
7 3 (6.67%) HTML
8 2 (4.44%) OAuth
8 2 (4.44%) WSH
8 2 (4.44%) SAML
8 2 (4.44%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) N-Tier
2 5 (11.11%) Enterprise Software
3 4 (8.89%) Replication
3 4 (8.89%) Clustering
3 4 (8.89%) Computer Science
4 3 (6.67%) DataPower
4 3 (6.67%) Cryptography
5 2 (4.44%) PKI
5 2 (4.44%) Blog
Operating Systems
1 12 (26.67%) Windows
2 6 (13.33%) Linux
3 5 (11.11%) UNIX
4 3 (6.67%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (31.11%) UML
1 14 (31.11%) SOA
2 12 (26.67%) Identity Management
2 12 (26.67%) SIEM
3 8 (17.78%) Information Security
3 8 (17.78%) TDD
4 7 (15.56%) TOGAF
5 6 (13.33%) Configuration Management
6 5 (11.11%) Service Management
6 5 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (8.89%) Asset Management
7 4 (8.89%) Penetration Testing
7 4 (8.89%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (8.89%) Load Balancing
7 4 (8.89%) Benchmarking
7 4 (8.89%) DNA
7 4 (8.89%) Web Application Development
7 4 (8.89%) DevOps
8 3 (6.67%) ITIL
8 3 (6.67%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 18 (40.00%) Java
2 12 (26.67%) C#
3 5 (11.11%) Shell Script
4 4 (8.89%) Groovy
4 4 (8.89%) Scala
5 3 (6.67%) SQL
5 3 (6.67%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.22%) Ruby
6 1 (2.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) MCPD
1 4 (8.89%) Degree
1 4 (8.89%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (8.89%) MCP
1 4 (8.89%) MCSD
2 3 (6.67%) Sun Certification
3 1 (2.22%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.44%) QA
System Software
1 6 (13.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (8.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.44%) Hyper-V
3 2 (4.44%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (4.44%) KVM
Systems Management
1 5 (11.11%) Opscode Chef
1 5 (11.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 4 (8.89%) VMware
2 4 (8.89%) Citrix
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle
3 3 (6.67%) Salesforce.com
4 2 (4.44%) ForgeRock
5 1 (2.22%) Dell
Ipswich, Suffolk
Willis
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 5 days ago