The table below looks at the statistics for Computer Architecture skills in IT jobs advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Computer Architecture over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Computer Architecture
Rank 850 901 836
Rank change year-on-year
+51 -65
Permanent jobs citing Computer Architecture 22 23 45
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.019% 0.041%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.024% 0.024% 0.051%
Number of salaries quoted 21 17 43
Average salary £45,000 £41,000 £35,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+9.75% +15.49%
90% offered a salary of more than £40,000 £31,500 £28,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £77,000 £43,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £40,000 £29,750
% change year-on-year
+31.25% +34.45%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
91650 97108 87435
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 83.32% 82.02% 80.14%
Number of salaries quoted 74194 78433 71898
Average salary £50,000 £47,500 £45,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,000 £31,000 £30,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £70,000 £72,500
UK excluding London average salary £44,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.52% +6.25%

Computer Architecture
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Computer Architecture within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Computer Architecture Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Computer Architecture
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Computer Architecture within the UK.

Computer Architecture Salary Trend in the UK

Computer Architecture
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Computer Architecture over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 within the UK.

Computer Architecture Salary Histogram in the UK

Computer Architecture
Top 10 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Computer Architecture within the UK over the 3 months to 6 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
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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
England +21 22 £45,000 +9.75% 1
London +19 12 £43,000 -8.11%
East of England +22 6 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Cambridgeshire +19 5 £52,500 +61.53% 1
Cambridge +18 5 £52,500 +61.53% 1
South East - 4 £45,000 -
Crawley - 3 £45,000 -
West Sussex - 3 £45,000 -
City of London +24 2 £38,750 -40.38%
Hertfordshire - 1 - -

Computer Architecture
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Computer Architecture also 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 that cited Computer Architecture.

1 17 (65.38%) Telecoms
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
3 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
3 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
3 11 (42.31%) Windows
3 11 (42.31%) Linux
3 11 (42.31%) VMware
3 11 (42.31%) Shell Script
3 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
3 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
3 11 (42.31%) VMware ESXi
4 10 (38.46%) Finance
4 10 (38.46%) C++
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
5 7 (26.92%) ITIL
5 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
5 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
5 7 (26.92%) Information Security
5 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
5 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
5 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
5 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
5 7 (26.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
5 7 (26.92%) SharePoint 2010

Computer Architecture
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT jobs within the UK citing Computer Architecture also 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 that cited Computer Architecture. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
1 7 (26.92%) MS Exchange
1 7 (26.92%) SharePoint 2010
1 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2010
1 7 (26.92%) SharePoint 2013
1 7 (26.92%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 11 (42.31%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (46.15%) TCP/IP
2 7 (26.92%) Ethernet
3 4 (15.38%) SAN
3 4 (15.38%) iSCSI
3 4 (15.38%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2008
1 7 (26.92%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (7.69%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (11.54%) Subversion
1 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse
2 1 (3.85%) Selenium
2 1 (3.85%) LLVM
2 1 (3.85%) Eclipse RCP
2 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 17 (65.38%) Telecoms
2 10 (38.46%) Finance
3 5 (19.23%) Banking
4 3 (11.54%) Aerospace
5 1 (3.85%) Multimedia
5 1 (3.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (26.92%) Administrator
1 7 (26.92%) Systems Administrator
2 6 (23.08%) Software Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Senior Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Infrastructure Architect
3 4 (15.38%) C# Developer
3 4 (15.38%) Senior C# Developer
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Consultant
4 3 (11.54%) Graduate Software Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Graduate
5 2 (7.69%) Junior
5 2 (7.69%) Junior Software Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Principal Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Verification Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Compiler Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) AWS Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (15.38%) WCF
1 4 (15.38%) WPF
2 3 (11.54%) DirectX
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Client/Server
1 4 (15.38%) User Experience
2 3 (11.54%) Mathematics
2 3 (11.54%) Computer Science
3 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (7.69%) Equities
4 1 (3.85%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
4 1 (3.85%) VHDL
4 1 (3.85%) Verilog
4 1 (3.85%) SystemC
Operating Systems
1 11 (42.31%) Windows
1 11 (42.31%) Linux
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (26.92%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (11.54%) VxWorks
4 1 (3.85%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (42.31%) Software Engineering
2 7 (26.92%) ITIL
2 7 (26.92%) Information Security
3 4 (15.38%) MVC
3 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
3 4 (15.38%) MVVM
3 4 (15.38%) Mentoring
4 3 (11.54%) Validation
4 3 (11.54%) Software Testing
4 3 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (11.54%) Configuration Management
5 2 (7.69%) Regression Testing
5 2 (7.69%) TDD
5 2 (7.69%) V-Model
5 2 (7.69%) RAD
5 2 (7.69%) Critical Success Factor
5 2 (7.69%) BDD
6 1 (3.85%) Analytics
6 1 (3.85%) Automation Testing
6 1 (3.85%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 11 (42.31%) Shell Script
1 11 (42.31%) PowerShell
2 10 (38.46%) C++
3 6 (23.08%) C
4 4 (15.38%) C#
4 4 (15.38%) Assembly Language
5 3 (11.54%) Java
6 2 (7.69%) SQL
6 2 (7.69%) VBScript
7 1 (3.85%) Python
Qualifications
1 17 (65.38%) Degree
2 4 (15.38%) CCNP
2 4 (15.38%) CCDP
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.85%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.69%) QA
System Software
1 11 (42.31%) Active Directory
1 11 (42.31%) VMware Infrastructure
1 11 (42.31%) VMware ESXi
2 7 (26.92%) Hyper-V
3 3 (11.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 2 (7.69%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 11 (42.31%) VMware
2 4 (15.38%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) Progress
4 2 (7.69%) HP
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