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

Location
3 months to
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 39 36 59
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +23
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 28 35 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 4.91% 6.36% 2.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.01% 6.69% 2.42%
Number of salaries quoted 26 21 13
Average salary £66,250 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.92% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,250 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £77,500 £60,800
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
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
559 523 579
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 98.07% 95.09% 97.47%
Number of salaries quoted 460 388 492
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 £27,500 £25,000
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £45,000 £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 27 March 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 27 March 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 -5 23 £70,000 -6.66% 8
Bury St Edmunds - 4 £63,750 - 2
Architect
East of England

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 45 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 34 (49.28%) SQL
3 33 (47.83%) Microsoft
4 30 (43.48%) C#
5 28 (40.58%) T-SQL
5 28 (40.58%) OO
5 28 (40.58%) Replication
6 26 (37.68%) Clustering
6 26 (37.68%) Load Balancing
7 22 (31.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 19 (27.54%) Windows
9 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
9 15 (21.74%) Middleware
10 13 (18.84%) Games
11 12 (17.39%) SAN
12 11 (15.94%) Data Mining
13 10 (14.49%) IIS
13 10 (14.49%) Firewall
13 10 (14.49%) Online Games
14 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (13.04%) NAS
14 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
14 9 (13.04%) Identity Management
14 9 (13.04%) Finance
14 9 (13.04%) VMware
14 9 (13.04%) Asset Management
14 9 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
14 9 (13.04%) .NET
14 9 (13.04%) LAN
14 9 (13.04%) WAN

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 10 (14.49%) IIS
2 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
2 4 (5.80%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.35%) Tomcat
4 2 (2.90%) Oracle Application Server
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere
4 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
4 2 (2.90%) Apache Pig
4 2 (2.90%) JBoss
4 2 (2.90%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (2.90%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.45%) Apache
Applications
1 15 (21.74%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (5.80%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) AWS CloudFormation
2 2 (2.90%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.39%) SAN
2 10 (14.49%) Firewall
3 9 (13.04%) NAS
3 9 (13.04%) LAN
3 9 (13.04%) WAN
4 3 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 3 (4.35%) VPN
4 3 (4.35%) DNS
5 1 (1.45%) SSL
5 1 (1.45%) HTTP
5 1 (1.45%) Kerberos
5 1 (1.45%) LDAP
5 1 (1.45%) Wireshark
5 1 (1.45%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (1.45%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 45 (65.22%) SQL Server
2 11 (15.94%) Data Mining
3 8 (11.59%) OLTP
4 5 (7.25%) NoSQL
5 3 (4.35%) Big Data
5 3 (4.35%) Oracle Database
6 2 (2.90%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 2 (2.90%) Hadoop
6 2 (2.90%) Apache Hive
6 2 (2.90%) MongoDB
7 1 (1.45%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (1.45%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (10.14%) Subversion
2 4 (5.80%) Ant
2 4 (5.80%) MSBuild
2 4 (5.80%) NuGet
2 4 (5.80%) FxCop
2 4 (5.80%) StyleCop
2 4 (5.80%) Octopus Deploy
2 4 (5.80%) SonarQube
3 3 (4.35%) Git (software)
4 2 (2.90%) Gradle
4 2 (2.90%) Jenkins
4 2 (2.90%) SoapUI
5 1 (1.45%) Fiddler
General
1 13 (18.84%) Games
2 9 (13.04%) Finance
3 6 (8.70%) iGaming
4 1 (1.45%) Electronics
4 1 (1.45%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (21.74%) Middleware
2 9 (13.04%) .NET
3 5 (7.25%) Web Services
3 5 (7.25%) XML
4 3 (4.35%) J2EE
4 3 (4.35%) JSON
5 2 (2.90%) jQuery
5 2 (2.90%) OSGi
5 2 (2.90%) REST
5 2 (2.90%) AngularJS
5 2 (2.90%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (2.90%) Apache Camel
5 2 (2.90%) ASP.NET
5 2 (2.90%) SOAP
5 2 (2.90%) Spring
5 2 (2.90%) Ajax
6 1 (1.45%) Java EE
6 1 (1.45%) OAuth
6 1 (1.45%) SPNEGO
6 1 (1.45%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 28 (40.58%) Replication
2 26 (37.68%) Clustering
3 10 (14.49%) Online Games
4 2 (2.90%) DataPower
4 2 (2.90%) Open Source
4 2 (2.90%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
5 1 (1.45%) N-Tier
5 1 (1.45%) Social Gaming
5 1 (1.45%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (1.45%) Cryptography
5 1 (1.45%) PKI
5 1 (1.45%) Robotics
5 1 (1.45%) Mechatronics
Operating Systems
1 19 (27.54%) Windows
2 6 (8.70%) UNIX
3 5 (7.25%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (40.58%) OO
2 26 (37.68%) Load Balancing
3 22 (31.88%) Continuous Improvement
4 9 (13.04%) SIEM
4 9 (13.04%) Enterprise Architecture
4 9 (13.04%) Penetration Testing
4 9 (13.04%) Benchmarking
4 9 (13.04%) Identity Management
4 9 (13.04%) Asset Management
5 8 (11.59%) UML
5 8 (11.59%) Business Analysis
6 7 (10.14%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (10.14%) TOGAF
7 6 (8.70%) SOA
7 6 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (8.70%) Business Transformation
7 6 (8.70%) Mentoring
8 4 (5.80%) Zachman Framework
8 4 (5.80%) CRM
8 4 (5.80%) Automated Testing
Programming Languages
1 34 (49.28%) SQL
2 30 (43.48%) C#
3 28 (40.58%) T-SQL
4 7 (10.14%) PowerShell
5 4 (5.80%) JavaScript
6 3 (4.35%) Java
7 2 (2.90%) Shell Script
7 2 (2.90%) Groovy
7 2 (2.90%) Bash Shell
8 1 (1.45%) Embedded C
8 1 (1.45%) C++
Qualifications
1 5 (7.25%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.35%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (2.90%) MCPD
3 2 (2.90%) Degree
4 1 (1.45%) Sun Certification
4 1 (1.45%) HND
System Software
1 9 (13.04%) Active Directory
1 9 (13.04%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (5.80%) Puppet
1 4 (5.80%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 33 (47.83%) Microsoft
2 9 (13.04%) Citrix
2 9 (13.04%) VMware
3 5 (7.25%) Oracle
4 3 (4.35%) CheckPoint
5 2 (2.90%) IBM
6 1 (1.45%) Siemens
6 1 (1.45%) ForgeRock
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