The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Telford 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 4 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 24 23 5
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -18
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5 3 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 3.79% 3.57% 19.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.88% 3.57% 19.72%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 5
Average salary £44,500 £70,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-36.42% +12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,700 £70,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,500 £70,000 £78,200
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £61,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.69% +2.50%
Architect
Shropshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Telford 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
Telford
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 84 142
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Telford 97.73% 100.00% 100.00%
Number of salaries quoted 109 71 60
Average salary £34,000 £37,500 £31,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.33% +19.04%
90% offered a salary of more than £21,500 £20,000 £18,000
10% offered a salary of more than £47,750 £57,500 £50,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Telford

Architect
Salary Trend in Telford

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

Architect Salary Trend in Telford

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Telford

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) Windows
3 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
3 4 (36.36%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
4 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (27.27%) Office 365
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
4 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
4 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
4 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (27.27%) Linux
4 3 (27.27%) UNIX
4 3 (27.27%) .NET
4 3 (27.27%) LAN
4 3 (27.27%) VoIP
4 3 (27.27%) WAN
5 2 (18.18%) C#
5 2 (18.18%) C++
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 2 (18.18%) WinForms
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) TOGAF

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Telford by Category

For the 6 months to 4 May 2015, IT jobs across the Telford 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 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (27.27%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (27.27%) MS Exchange
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Academy Revenues and Benefits
Cloud Services
1 3 (27.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) LAN
1 3 (27.27%) VoIP
1 3 (27.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (18.18%) Big Data
2 1 (9.09%) Data Warehouse
General
1 1 (9.09%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) .NET
2 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
2 2 (18.18%) WinForms
2 2 (18.18%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) CESG
1 1 (9.09%) BYOD
1 1 (9.09%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Vista
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 8
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (54.55%) Mentoring
2 5 (45.45%) UML
3 4 (36.36%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (18.18%) TDD
5 2 (18.18%) TOGAF
5 2 (18.18%) Security Architecture
5 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
6 1 (9.09%) Knowledge Management
6 1 (9.09%) Business Development
6 1 (9.09%) ISMS
6 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
6 1 (9.09%) Coaching
6 1 (9.09%) Cyber Security
6 1 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
6 1 (9.09%) SABSA
6 1 (9.09%) Content Management
6 1 (9.09%) Vulnerability Assessment
6 1 (9.09%) Risk Assessment
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C#
1 2 (18.18%) C++
2 1 (9.09%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCITP
1 1 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 1 (9.09%) CCA
1 1 (9.09%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (9.09%) CISSP
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (27.27%) Hyper-V
3 1 (9.09%) XenApp
3 1 (9.09%) XenServer
3 1 (9.09%) XenDesktop
3 1 (9.09%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) VMware
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
3 1 (9.09%) Citrix
3 1 (9.09%) Oracle
3 1 (9.09%) SAP