The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Bromwich 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 27 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 9 21 -
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 6 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 9.38% 6.25% -
As % of the Job Titles category 10.71% 6.25% -
Number of salaries quoted 3 4 0
Average salary £60,000 £56,250 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the West Bromwich 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
West Bromwich
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
56 64 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in West Bromwich 87.50% 100.00% 91.43%
Number of salaries quoted 26 29 32
Average salary £40,000 £24,500 £40,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+63.26% -38.75%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,000 £18,500 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £40,900 £47,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in West Bromwich

Architect
Salary Trend in West Bromwich

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

Architect Salary Trend in West Bromwich

Architect
Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the West Bromwich region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in West Bromwich

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Bromwich

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
2 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
3 2 (28.57%) CISSP
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) GIAC
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
3 2 (28.57%) Degree
3 2 (28.57%) SCCM
3 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
3 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
4 1 (14.29%) Lync
4 1 (14.29%) IaaS
4 1 (14.29%) SaaS
4 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) PKI
4 1 (14.29%) GSEC
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
4 1 (14.29%) BT

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in West Bromwich by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Bromwich 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 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Lync
Cloud Services
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) SaaS
2 1 (14.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) MySQL
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
1 1 (14.29%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
1 1 (14.29%) J2EE
1 1 (14.29%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) N-Tier
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 1 (14.29%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
3 2 (28.57%) Security Architecture
3 2 (28.57%) Data Privacy
3 2 (28.57%) Information Security
4 1 (14.29%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) CRM
4 1 (14.29%) EAI
4 1 (14.29%) SOA
4 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (14.29%) Project Management
4 1 (14.29%) GAP Analysis
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Matrix Management
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) CISSP
1 2 (28.57%) GIAC
1 2 (28.57%) Degree
2 1 (14.29%) GSEC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (28.57%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (42.86%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
1 2 (28.57%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Autodesk
2 1 (14.29%) BT
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) IBM