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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Wintel Architect
Rank 877 904 887
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -17
Permanent jobs requiring a Wintel Architect 13 29 17
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.024% 0.015%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.012% 0.026% 0.016%
Number of salaries quoted 13 25 14
Average salary £50,000 £44,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%
UK excluding London average salary £50,000 £44,000 £55,000
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -20.00%

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
104696 113578 106402
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the UK 94.64% 94.59% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 85538 92124 88516
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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
Top 22 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 24 April 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 +2 11 £50,000 +12.35% 1
South East +13 2 £51,250 +17.81%
Bridgend +1 2 £50,000 +13.63%
Yorkshire -2 2 £55,000 -4.34%
Wales -4 2 £50,000 +13.63%
Bristol -4 2 £51,250 +23.49%
South Wales -8 2 £50,000 +13.63%
Birmingham -16 2 £50,000 +9.28%
South West -22 2 £51,250 +23.49%
West Midlands -31 2 £50,000 +9.28%
York - 2 £55,000 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £55,000 -
London +29 1 £60,000 +34.83%
Berkshire -7 1 £52,500 +20.68%
Reading -8 1 £52,500 +20.68%
Buckinghamshire - 1 £50,000 -
Manchester - 1 £50,000 -
Milton Keynes - 1 £50,000 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 1 £50,000 -
North East - 1 £50,000 -
North West - 1 £50,000 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 1 £50,000 -

Wintel Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 30 (96.77%) Citrix
1 30 (96.77%) VMware
2 28 (90.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (87.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
4 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
4 24 (77.42%) Hyper-V
5 22 (70.97%) Windows
5 22 (70.97%) Clustering
6 21 (67.74%) Security Cleared
7 20 (64.52%) MS Exchange
8 17 (54.84%) MCP
9 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
9 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2000
10 14 (45.16%) XenApp
10 14 (45.16%) Disaster Recovery
11 12 (38.71%) Terminal Services
11 12 (38.71%) Blackberry
11 12 (38.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
11 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
12 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2013
13 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
14 8 (25.81%) ARCserve
14 8 (25.81%) Symantec
14 8 (25.81%) Norton AntiVirus
14 8 (25.81%) NetBackup
14 8 (25.81%) Backup Exec
14 8 (25.81%) MCSE
14 8 (25.81%) Change Control
14 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server

Wintel Architect
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, 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 20 (64.52%) MS Exchange
2 15 (48.39%) Exchange Server 2000
3 12 (38.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 11 (35.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2003
5 6 (19.35%) Exchange Server 2007
6 4 (12.90%) Office Communications Server
6 4 (12.90%) SharePoint
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (12.90%) VLAN
2 1 (3.23%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 22 (70.97%) Clustering
2 12 (38.71%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 22 (70.97%) Windows
2 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2012
3 4 (12.90%) UNIX
3 4 (12.90%) AIX
3 4 (12.90%) Solaris
4 1 (3.23%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (45.16%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (25.81%) Change Control
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
3 4 (12.90%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 15 (48.39%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.23%) SQL
2 1 (3.23%) VBScript
2 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 27 (87.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 21 (67.74%) Security Cleared
3 17 (54.84%) MCP
4 12 (38.71%) SC Cleared
5 10 (32.26%) Microsoft Certification
6 8 (25.81%) MCSE
7 6 (19.35%) MCSA
7 6 (19.35%) CCA
7 6 (19.35%) Citrix Certification
8 4 (12.90%) CCEA
8 4 (12.90%) MCSD
System Software
1 28 (90.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 24 (77.42%) Hyper-V
2 24 (77.42%) Active Directory
3 14 (45.16%) XenApp
4 12 (38.71%) Terminal Services
5 8 (25.81%) VMware ESX
5 8 (25.81%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 8 (25.81%) ARCserve
1 8 (25.81%) Norton AntiVirus
1 8 (25.81%) NetBackup
1 8 (25.81%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 30 (96.77%) Citrix
1 30 (96.77%) VMware
2 27 (87.10%) Microsoft
3 8 (25.81%) Symantec