The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the Suffolk region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 42 17 34
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 18 41 25
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 3.74% 9.49% 5.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.76% 9.76% 5.98%
Number of salaries quoted 15 34 14
Median salary £65,000 £57,500 £57,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+13.04% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £51,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £94,000 £61,750 £65,000
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
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
479 420 418
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Suffolk 99.58% 97.22% 98.58%
Number of salaries quoted 428 362 365
Median salary £35,000 £37,500 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% -
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £23,250 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Suffolk

The demand trend of job ads across the Suffolk region that featured Architect in the job title.

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 September 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Suffolk

Architect
Job Locations in Suffolk

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Suffolk region over the 3 months to 30 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Ipswich -19 12 £65,000 +13.04% 1
Haverhill - 2 £55,000 -
Bury St Edmunds -11 1 £60,000 -4.00%
Architect
East of England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Suffolk

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Suffolk region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 13 (40.63%) .NET
3 12 (37.50%) TDD
4 11 (34.38%) JSON
4 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
5 9 (28.13%) SOA
5 9 (28.13%) C#
5 9 (28.13%) HTML
5 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
6 8 (25.00%) UML
6 8 (25.00%) OO
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
7 7 (21.88%) Windows
7 7 (21.88%) Web Services
7 7 (21.88%) MVC
7 7 (21.88%) OWASP
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 7 (21.88%) SaaS
8 6 (18.75%) HTML5
8 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (18.75%) CSS3
8 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
8 6 (18.75%) HP Fortify
8 6 (18.75%) Secure Coding
8 6 (18.75%) SOLID
8 6 (18.75%) Aurelia
8 6 (18.75%) OAuth
8 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
8 6 (18.75%) Java
8 6 (18.75%) JavaScript

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Suffolk by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (6.25%) Apache Pig
1 2 (6.25%) JBoss
1 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
1 2 (6.25%) Oracle Application Server
1 2 (6.25%) SharePoint
1 2 (6.25%) Tomcat
1 2 (6.25%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere
1 2 (6.25%) WebSphere Application Server
2 1 (3.13%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (9.38%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.13%) MS Project
2 1 (3.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 7 (21.88%) SaaS
3 3 (9.38%) Amazon AWS
4 2 (6.25%) IaaS
5 1 (3.13%) AWS CloudFormation
5 1 (3.13%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) HTTP
2 2 (6.25%) LDAP
3 1 (3.13%) DNS
3 1 (3.13%) Firewall
3 1 (3.13%) Reverse Proxy
3 1 (3.13%) SSL
3 1 (3.13%) TCP/IP
3 1 (3.13%) VPN
3 1 (3.13%) Wireshark
3 1 (3.13%) X.509
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (9.38%) NoSQL
1 3 (9.38%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.25%) Amazon DynamoDB
2 2 (6.25%) Apache Hive
2 2 (6.25%) Big Data
2 2 (6.25%) Hadoop
2 2 (6.25%) MongoDB
2 2 (6.25%) Neo4j
3 1 (3.13%) MySQL
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database
3 1 (3.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (3.13%) Relational Database
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (6.25%) SoapUI
1 2 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.13%) Fiddler
2 1 (3.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (3.13%) Metasploit
2 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 3 (9.38%) Billing
2 2 (6.25%) Finance
3 1 (3.13%) Local Government
3 1 (3.13%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (40.63%) .NET
2 11 (34.38%) JSON
3 9 (28.13%) HTML
4 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
4 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
4 7 (21.88%) Web Services
5 6 (18.75%) AngularJS
5 6 (18.75%) Aurelia
5 6 (18.75%) CSS
5 6 (18.75%) CSS3
5 6 (18.75%) HTML5
5 6 (18.75%) OAuth
5 6 (18.75%) SAML
6 5 (15.63%) REST
6 5 (15.63%) XML
7 4 (12.50%) Regular Expression
7 4 (12.50%) SOAP
7 4 (12.50%) XSD
7 4 (12.50%) XSLT
8 3 (9.38%) LAMP
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) Computer Science
1 4 (12.50%) Cryptography
1 4 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 2 (6.25%) Algorithms
2 2 (6.25%) DataPower
2 2 (6.25%) Mathematics
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile App
2 2 (6.25%) Mobile Payment
2 2 (6.25%) Public Cloud
3 1 (3.13%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.13%) N-Tier
3 1 (3.13%) PKI
3 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 7 (21.88%) Windows
2 6 (18.75%) Unix
3 5 (15.63%) Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Amazon Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Android
4 2 (6.25%) Apple iOS
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (6.25%) Solaris
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
5 1 (3.13%) Windows 8
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (3.13%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (56.25%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) TDD
3 9 (28.13%) SOA
3 9 (28.13%) TOGAF
4 8 (25.00%) OO
4 8 (25.00%) UML
5 7 (21.88%) MVC
5 7 (21.88%) OWASP
6 6 (18.75%) Continuous Improvement
6 6 (18.75%) Penetration Testing
6 6 (18.75%) Secure Coding
6 6 (18.75%) SOLID
7 5 (15.63%) Enterprise Architecture
8 4 (12.50%) API Design
8 4 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
8 4 (12.50%) Presales
8 4 (12.50%) Service Delivery
9 3 (9.38%) Identity Access Management
9 3 (9.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 3 (9.38%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 9 (28.13%) C#
2 6 (18.75%) Java
2 6 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 4 (12.50%) SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PHP
5 2 (6.25%) Erlang
5 2 (6.25%) Groovy
5 2 (6.25%) Python
5 2 (6.25%) Scala
6 1 (3.13%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.13%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 4 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (3.13%) CEH
2 1 (3.13%) CISA
2 1 (3.13%) CISMP
2 1 (3.13%) CISSP
2 1 (3.13%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.13%) Sun Certification
System Software
1 4 (12.50%) iptables
2 2 (6.25%) VMware ESX
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.25%) VMware Server
2 2 (6.25%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 6 (18.75%) HP Fortify
2 2 (6.25%) Puppet
3 1 (3.13%) Nessus
3 1 (3.13%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Apigee
2 4 (12.50%) CA
2 4 (12.50%) IBM
2 4 (12.50%) Mashery
2 4 (12.50%) WSO2
3 3 (9.38%) Oracle
4 2 (6.25%) Fiorano
4 2 (6.25%) Red Hat
4 2 (6.25%) TIBCO
4 2 (6.25%) VMware
5 1 (3.13%) CheckPoint
5 1 (3.13%) ForgeRock