The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Wakefield 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 19 - 23
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 10 0 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 7.46% - 1.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.75% - 1.14%
Number of salaries quoted 9 0 0
Average salary £54,000 - -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Architect
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Wakefield 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
Wakefield
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
129 229 88
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Wakefield 96.27% 98.28% 98.88%
Number of salaries quoted 116 196 73
Average salary £36,500 £32,500 £32,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.30% +1.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £20,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £40,000 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Wakefield

Architect
Salary Trend in Wakefield

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

Architect Salary Trend in Wakefield

Architect
Salary Histogram in Wakefield

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Wakefield region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Wakefield

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wakefield

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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 (50.00%) .NET
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) HP
1 6 (50.00%) NetApp
1 6 (50.00%) Sophos
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
1 6 (50.00%) WatchGuard
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Wireless
4 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (25.00%) Citrix
4 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
4 3 (25.00%) Veeam
4 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
5 1 (8.33%) Marketing
5 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
5 1 (8.33%) JSON
5 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (8.33%) SOLID
5 1 (8.33%) Middleware
5 1 (8.33%) Scrum
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Wakefield by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the Wakefield 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.

Applications
1 4 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (25.00%) Firewall
1 3 (25.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 1 (8.33%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (8.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (8.33%) CSS
2 1 (8.33%) HTML
2 1 (8.33%) JSON
2 1 (8.33%) Middleware
2 1 (8.33%) SOAP
2 1 (8.33%) XML
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Presales
1 3 (25.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (8.33%) E-Commerce
2 1 (8.33%) ITIL
2 1 (8.33%) OOP
2 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (8.33%) Scrum
2 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (8.33%) SOLID
2 1 (8.33%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) C#
1 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (8.33%) PowerShell
1 1 (8.33%) SQL
1 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
System Software
1 6 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (25.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 6 (50.00%) Cisco
1 6 (50.00%) HP
1 6 (50.00%) NetApp
1 6 (50.00%) Sophos
1 6 (50.00%) VMware
1 6 (50.00%) WatchGuard
2 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
3 3 (25.00%) Citrix
3 3 (25.00%) SonicWALL
3 3 (25.00%) Veeam