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

Location
3 months to
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Wintel Architect
Rank 889 886 900
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +14
Permanent jobs requiring a Wintel Architect 15 20 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.013% 0.018% 0.009%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.014% 0.019% 0.010%
Number of salaries quoted 15 20 7
Average salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%
UK excluding London average salary £47,500 £42,500 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+11.76% -22.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised across the UK. 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
UK
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
106613 103834 110631
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.68% 94.68% 95.35%
Number of salaries quoted 88722 84404 95272
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,430 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Wintel Architect
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Wintel Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Wintel Architect
Salary Trend

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

Wintel Architect Salary Trend in the UK

Wintel Architect
Salary Histogram

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Wintel Architect over the 3 months to 17 December 2014 within the UK.

Wintel Architect Salary Histogram in the UK

Wintel Architect
Top 12 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Wintel Architect within the UK over the 3 months to 17 December 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
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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 0 14 £48,000 +12.28%
Bristol +5 4 £51,250 +19.18%
South East -4 4 £50,500 +20.23%
Birmingham -5 4 £47,250 +16.66%
South West -13 4 £51,250 +19.18%
West Midlands -13 4 £47,250 +15.24%
Berkshire +6 3 £46,000 +9.52%
Reading -3 3 £46,000 +9.52%
London +23 2 £53,750 -17.30%
City of London - 2 £53,750 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £55,000 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £55,000 -

Wintel Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Wintel 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 Wintel Architect in their job title.

1 40 (97.56%) Windows
1 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
1 40 (97.56%) VMware
2 38 (92.68%) Active Directory
2 38 (92.68%) Citrix
2 38 (92.68%) VMware ESX
2 38 (92.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 37 (90.24%) XenApp
4 36 (87.80%) MS Exchange
4 36 (87.80%) Terminal Services
4 36 (87.80%) SC Cleared
4 36 (87.80%) Security Cleared
5 34 (82.93%) Exchange Server 2000
5 34 (82.93%) Exchange Server 2003
5 34 (82.93%) Exchange Server 2007
5 34 (82.93%) Exchange Server 2010
5 34 (82.93%) Exchange Server 2013
6 33 (80.49%) Disaster Recovery
6 33 (80.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 32 (78.05%) MCP
8 26 (63.41%) MS Excel
9 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
9 16 (39.02%) Hyper-V
10 15 (36.59%) Symantec
10 15 (36.59%) Clustering
10 15 (36.59%) Backup Exec
11 14 (34.15%) ARCserve
11 14 (34.15%) Norton AntiVirus
11 14 (34.15%) Blackberry
11 14 (34.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Wintel Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, IT jobs within the UK that cited Wintel 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 Wintel Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 36 (87.80%) MS Exchange
2 34 (82.93%) Exchange Server 2000
2 34 (82.93%) Exchange Server 2003
2 34 (82.93%) Exchange Server 2007
2 34 (82.93%) Exchange Server 2010
2 34 (82.93%) Exchange Server 2013
3 14 (34.15%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 26 (63.41%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.88%) Firewall
1 2 (4.88%) SAN
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 15 (36.59%) Clustering
2 14 (34.15%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 40 (97.56%) Windows
2 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (80.49%) Disaster Recovery
2 10 (24.39%) Change Control
3 2 (4.88%) Business Continuity
4 1 (2.44%) ITIL
4 1 (2.44%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 16 (39.02%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.88%) SQL
3 1 (2.44%) VBScript
3 1 (2.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 36 (87.80%) SC Cleared
1 36 (87.80%) Security Cleared
2 33 (80.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 32 (78.05%) MCP
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (2.44%) OCP
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle Certification
5 1 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (2.44%) CCA
5 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (2.44%) MCSA
5 1 (2.44%) MCTS
5 1 (2.44%) MCITP
System Software
1 38 (92.68%) Active Directory
1 38 (92.68%) VMware ESX
1 38 (92.68%) VMware Infrastructure
2 37 (90.24%) XenApp
3 36 (87.80%) Terminal Services
4 16 (39.02%) Hyper-V
5 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (36.59%) Backup Exec
2 14 (34.15%) NetBackup
2 14 (34.15%) Norton AntiVirus
2 14 (34.15%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 40 (97.56%) VMware
1 40 (97.56%) Microsoft
2 38 (92.68%) Citrix
3 15 (36.59%) Symantec
4 2 (4.88%) NetApp
4 2 (4.88%) HP
5 1 (2.44%) Oracle
5 1 (2.44%) Remedy