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

Location
3 months to
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 37 51 44
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 33 27 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 5.21% 4.49% 4.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.28% 4.71% 4.67%
Number of salaries quoted 33 18 31
Average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a salary of more than £53,502 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £65,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+6.12% +2.08%
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
625 573 664
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.74% 95.18% 97.65%
Number of salaries quoted 550 440 588
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 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £54,000 £47,500 £47,500
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 1 May 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 May 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 22 £70,000 +12.00% 7
Bury St Edmunds - 8 £65,000 - 1
Stowmarket - 2 £47,500 - 1
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 34 (45.95%) SQL
3 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
4 29 (39.19%) C#
5 26 (35.14%) T-SQL
5 26 (35.14%) OO
5 26 (35.14%) Replication
6 23 (31.08%) Windows
7 22 (29.73%) Clustering
7 22 (29.73%) Load Balancing
8 20 (27.03%) Continuous Improvement
9 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
10 14 (18.92%) Games
11 13 (17.57%) .NET
12 12 (16.22%) Data Mining
13 11 (14.86%) SAN
13 11 (14.86%) Online Games
13 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
14 10 (13.51%) Linux
15 9 (12.16%) Middleware
15 9 (12.16%) Service Management
15 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
16 8 (10.81%) Puppet
16 8 (10.81%) Business Transformation
16 8 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
16 8 (10.81%) Business Analysis
16 8 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
16 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
16 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 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 8 (10.81%) MS Exchange
1 8 (10.81%) SharePoint
2 5 (6.76%) IIS
3 2 (2.70%) Tomcat
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere Application Server
4 1 (1.35%) WebLogic
4 1 (1.35%) JBoss
4 1 (1.35%) Apache
4 1 (1.35%) WebSphere
4 1 (1.35%) Oracle Application Server
4 1 (1.35%) OpenStack
4 1 (1.35%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 19 (25.68%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 8 (10.81%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (12.16%) Amazon AWS
2 7 (9.46%) AWS CloudFormation
3 1 (1.35%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (1.35%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (14.86%) SAN
2 5 (6.76%) Firewall
3 4 (5.41%) NAS
3 4 (5.41%) LAN
3 4 (5.41%) WAN
4 2 (2.70%) TCP/IP
4 2 (2.70%) VPN
4 2 (2.70%) DNS
4 2 (2.70%) Internet
5 1 (1.35%) X.509
5 1 (1.35%) SSL
5 1 (1.35%) HTTP
5 1 (1.35%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.35%) LDAP
5 1 (1.35%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.35%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 12 (16.22%) Data Mining
3 8 (10.81%) OLTP
4 3 (4.05%) Oracle Database
4 3 (4.05%) NoSQL
5 2 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (2.70%) Big Data
6 1 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (1.35%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.35%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.35%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.35%) MongoDB
6 1 (1.35%) Amazon DynamoDB
Development Applications
1 6 (8.11%) Subversion
2 4 (5.41%) NuGet
2 4 (5.41%) FxCop
2 4 (5.41%) StyleCop
2 4 (5.41%) SonarQube
2 4 (5.41%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (5.41%) MSBuild
2 4 (5.41%) Ant
3 2 (2.70%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.35%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.35%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.35%) Gradle
4 1 (1.35%) Jenkins
General
1 14 (18.92%) Games
2 6 (8.11%) iGaming
3 4 (5.41%) Finance
4 3 (4.05%) Electronics
5 2 (2.70%) Marketing
6 1 (1.35%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (17.57%) .NET
2 9 (12.16%) Middleware
3 3 (4.05%) ASP.NET
3 3 (4.05%) J2EE
3 3 (4.05%) Web Services
3 3 (4.05%) XML
4 2 (2.70%) JSON
5 1 (1.35%) SAML
5 1 (1.35%) HTML
5 1 (1.35%) SOAP
5 1 (1.35%) Java EE
5 1 (1.35%) Ajax
5 1 (1.35%) jQuery
5 1 (1.35%) OAuth
5 1 (1.35%) Spring
5 1 (1.35%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.35%) SPNEGO
5 1 (1.35%) REST
5 1 (1.35%) OSGi
5 1 (1.35%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 26 (35.14%) Replication
2 22 (29.73%) Clustering
3 11 (14.86%) Online Games
4 3 (4.05%) Robotics
4 3 (4.05%) Mechatronics
4 3 (4.05%) Embedded Systems
5 2 (2.70%) Internet of Things
6 1 (1.35%) N-Tier
6 1 (1.35%) PKI
6 1 (1.35%) DataPower
6 1 (1.35%) Cryptography
6 1 (1.35%) User Experience
6 1 (1.35%) Social Gaming
6 1 (1.35%) Open Source
6 1 (1.35%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 23 (31.08%) Windows
2 10 (13.51%) Linux
3 4 (5.41%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (35.14%) OO
2 22 (29.73%) Load Balancing
3 20 (27.03%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (12.16%) Service Management
4 9 (12.16%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (10.81%) Business Transformation
5 8 (10.81%) Business Analysis
5 8 (10.81%) CRM
6 7 (9.46%) UML
7 6 (8.11%) Mentoring
7 6 (8.11%) TOGAF
7 6 (8.11%) Project Planning
7 6 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
8 5 (6.76%) SOA
9 4 (5.41%) SIEM
9 4 (5.41%) Continuous Delivery
9 4 (5.41%) Identity Management
9 4 (5.41%) Penetration Testing
9 4 (5.41%) Zachman Framework
9 4 (5.41%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 34 (45.95%) SQL
2 29 (39.19%) C#
3 26 (35.14%) T-SQL
4 11 (14.86%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.05%) Embedded C
6 3 (4.05%) Java
7 2 (2.70%) C
7 2 (2.70%) Shell Script
8 1 (1.35%) C++
8 1 (1.35%) Groovy
8 1 (1.35%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (10.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (2.70%) MCPD
2 2 (2.70%) Degree
2 2 (2.70%) PhD
2 2 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (1.35%) Sun Certification
3 1 (1.35%) HND
System Software
1 4 (5.41%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (5.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 8 (10.81%) Puppet
1 8 (10.81%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 32 (43.24%) Microsoft
2 6 (8.11%) CheckPoint
3 4 (5.41%) VMware
3 4 (5.41%) Oracle
3 4 (5.41%) Citrix
4 1 (1.35%) Siemens
4 1 (1.35%) IBM
4 1 (1.35%) ForgeRock
Ipswich
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Salary: £550.00 - £700.00 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stowmarket, Suffolk
Connectus
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Bury St. Edmunds
Capita - ITIN
Salary: £55000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Ipswich, Suffolk
ECM Selection
Salary: to £50k DoE + top benefits
Posted: 18 days ago
Ipswich
Interquest - ITQ Financial - Tunbridge Wells
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 26 days ago