The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 17 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Architect
Rank 216 209 217
Rank change year-on-year
-7 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 2 3 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 0.042% 0.063% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.045% 0.066% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 2 3 8
Average salary £70,000 £75,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.66% +30.43%
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-8.33% -
IT Architect
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Surrey 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
Surrey
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
4488 4528 5128
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Surrey 95.27% 95.55% 96.19%
Number of salaries quoted 3637 3679 4408
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £41,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% +1.79%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,500 £25,000 £25,500
10% offered a salary of more than £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Architect in the job title across the Surrey region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

IT Architect
Salary Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Architect across the Surrey region.

IT Architect Salary Trend in Surrey

IT Architect
Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Architect within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 17 September 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
Guildford - 2 £70,000 -
IT Architect
South East

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title.

1 5 (71.43%) SAN
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
2 3 (42.86%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) MCSA
2 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
2 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
2 3 (42.86%) MCTS
2 3 (42.86%) Degree
2 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
2 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 3 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
2 3 (42.86%) UAG
2 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
3 2 (28.57%) Solaris
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat
3 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
3 2 (28.57%) BCP
3 2 (28.57%) Identity Management

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, IT jobs across the Surrey region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Solaris
1 2 (28.57%) Linux
1 2 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2
1 3 (42.86%) Penetration Testing
1 3 (42.86%) Load Balancing
1 3 (42.86%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (28.57%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (28.57%) Infrastructure Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity Planning
2 2 (28.57%) BCP
2 2 (28.57%) Identity Management
2 2 (28.57%) Data Security
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Business Continuity
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) SQL
2 2 (28.57%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) MCSA
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (42.86%) PRINCE2 Certification
1 3 (42.86%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (42.86%) MCTS
1 3 (42.86%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
1 3 (42.86%) Hyper-V
1 3 (42.86%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (42.86%) UAG
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (14.29%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) Cobbler
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 3 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 3 (42.86%) HP
2 3 (42.86%) Dell
3 2 (28.57%) Red Hat