The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the West Midlands region that had Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 36 44 51
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 358 294 219
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.73% 5.44% 4.45%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.95% 5.61% 4.60%
Number of salaries quoted 249 207 172
Median salary £62,500 £60,000 £62,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+4.16% -4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £42,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £75,000 £84,500
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £64,750 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+0.38% +7.02%
Architect
England

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 Midlands 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 Midlands
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6015 5238 4766
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.33% 96.93% 96.77%
Number of salaries quoted 4780 4440 3993
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of job ads across the West Midlands region that featured Architect in the job title.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

Architect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

Architect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 1 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Last 3 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +15 182 £65,000 +8.33% 15
Coventry -6 39 £50,566 -15.72% 4
Solihull +8 30 £66,750 +33.50% 2
Walsall +6 20 £45,000 -18.18% 1
Staffordshire +6 13 £47,500 -29.62%
Warwickshire -12 12 £62,500 -3.84%
Worcestershire - 6 £30,000 - 1
Shropshire -21 5 £57,500 +21.05% 2
Wolverhampton +6 4 £50,000 -
West Bromwich -3 4 £58,500 -8.23%
Herefordshire +4 2 £43,750 -
Smethwick - 1 - -
Architect
England

Architect Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the West Midlands region featuring Architect in the job title.

1 159 (26.54%) TOGAF
2 107 (17.86%) SAP
3 106 (17.70%) Finance
4 91 (15.19%) Microsoft
5 90 (15.03%) .NET
6 88 (14.69%) Enterprise Architecture
7 87 (14.52%) CRM
7 87 (14.52%) Presales
8 85 (14.19%) Data Centre
9 82 (13.69%) Degree
10 73 (12.19%) ITIL
11 72 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
12 70 (11.69%) Cisco
13 66 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
14 63 (10.52%) Oracle
15 61 (10.18%) SQL Server
15 61 (10.18%) SOA
15 61 (10.18%) VMware
16 60 (10.02%) Technical Architecture
17 57 (9.52%) Java
18 55 (9.18%) Manufacturing
18 55 (9.18%) Microsoft Azure
19 50 (8.35%) Computer Science
20 49 (8.18%) Customer Engagement
20 49 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
21 48 (8.01%) Active Directory
22 47 (7.85%) SQL
23 46 (7.68%) Windows
24 45 (7.51%) Telecoms
25 44 (7.35%) Zachman Framework

Architect Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 29 (4.84%) SharePoint
2 25 (4.17%) Skype for Business
3 21 (3.51%) NetWeaver
4 17 (2.84%) WebLogic
5 15 (2.50%) SAP Portal
6 11 (1.84%) JBoss
7 9 (1.50%) Apache
8 8 (1.34%) MS Exchange
8 8 (1.34%) WebSphere
9 5 (0.83%) SAS
9 5 (0.83%) Tomcat
10 4 (0.67%) IIS
10 4 (0.67%) MQSeries
10 4 (0.67%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 3 (0.50%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.50%) CICS
12 2 (0.33%) Alfresco
12 2 (0.33%) BizTalk Server
12 2 (0.33%) Liferay
12 2 (0.33%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 43 (7.18%) MS Excel
2 10 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 9 (1.50%) MS Visio
4 3 (0.50%) SPSS
5 2 (0.33%) MS Office
6 1 (0.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.17%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 38 (6.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 25 (4.17%) SAP SCM
3 16 (2.67%) SAP SD
4 15 (2.50%) SAP GRC
5 12 (2.00%) Dynamics AX
5 12 (2.00%) SAP IS-U
6 9 (1.50%) SAP CO
6 9 (1.50%) SAP CRM
6 9 (1.50%) SAP FI
6 9 (1.50%) SAP FI/CO
6 9 (1.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 7 (1.17%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 5 (0.83%) Dynamics GP
8 5 (0.83%) Dynamics NAV
8 5 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
9 4 (0.67%) Exstream
9 4 (0.67%) Oracle EBS
10 1 (0.17%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 55 (9.18%) Microsoft Azure
2 34 (5.68%) IaaS
3 27 (4.51%) Amazon AWS
4 24 (4.01%) Office 365
5 22 (3.67%) PaaS
6 12 (2.00%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (1.84%) Force.com
8 6 (1.00%) SaaS
9 2 (0.33%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.18%) Firewall
2 20 (3.34%) LAN
3 19 (3.17%) WAN
4 17 (2.84%) TCP/IP
5 16 (2.67%) OSPF
6 15 (2.50%) Network Security
7 12 (2.00%) DNS
8 10 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (1.67%) Wi-Fi
9 9 (1.50%) DHCP
9 9 (1.50%) VPN
9 9 (1.50%) Wireless
10 8 (1.34%) Cisco ASA
10 8 (1.34%) VoIP
11 6 (1.00%) BGP
11 6 (1.00%) Internet
11 6 (1.00%) SAN
12 5 (0.83%) NetScaler
13 3 (0.50%) Cisco Nexus
13 3 (0.50%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 61 (10.18%) SQL Server
2 22 (3.67%) DB2
3 17 (2.84%) Data Warehouse
3 17 (2.84%) MySQL
4 12 (2.00%) Big Data
5 11 (1.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 9 (1.50%) SAP HANA
7 8 (1.34%) Oracle Database
7 8 (1.34%) Power BI
7 8 (1.34%) SAP BI
7 8 (1.34%) SAP BW
8 6 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
8 6 (1.00%) Oracle Database 11g
8 6 (1.00%) Oracle Exadata
9 5 (0.83%) MongoDB
9 5 (0.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 4 (0.67%) Hadoop
10 4 (0.67%) NoSQL
10 4 (0.67%) Relational Database
11 3 (0.50%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (1.34%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.17%) SoapUI
3 5 (0.83%) JUnit
4 4 (0.67%) Eclipse
4 4 (0.67%) IntelliJ
4 4 (0.67%) Selenium
5 3 (0.50%) Axure RP
5 3 (0.50%) Git (software)
6 2 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
6 2 (0.33%) Visual Studio
7 1 (0.17%) Concordion
7 1 (0.17%) Mockito
7 1 (0.17%) Oracle Forms
7 1 (0.17%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 106 (17.70%) Finance
2 55 (9.18%) Manufacturing
3 45 (7.51%) Telecoms
4 31 (5.18%) Retail
5 22 (3.67%) Banking
6 21 (3.51%) Automotive
7 13 (2.17%) Publishing
8 12 (2.00%) Marketing
9 10 (1.67%) Military
10 5 (0.83%) Billing
10 5 (0.83%) Local Government
11 3 (0.50%) Back Office
11 3 (0.50%) Legal
12 2 (0.33%) Advertising
12 2 (0.33%) Aerospace
13 1 (0.17%) Electronics
13 1 (0.17%) Investment Banking
13 1 (0.17%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (15.03%) .NET
2 41 (6.84%) ASP.NET
3 26 (4.34%) Web Services
4 25 (4.17%) XML
5 24 (4.01%) HTML
6 20 (3.34%) REST
7 19 (3.17%) SOAP
8 17 (2.84%) SAP Basis
9 16 (2.67%) J2EE
9 16 (2.67%) Middleware
10 13 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (2.17%) EJB
11 12 (2.00%) CSS
12 11 (1.84%) AngularJS
13 10 (1.67%) jQuery
13 10 (1.67%) JSP
14 9 (1.50%) Spring
15 8 (1.34%) HTML5
15 8 (1.34%) Servlets
16 7 (1.17%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 85 (14.19%) Data Centre
2 50 (8.35%) Computer Science
3 34 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.84%) Enterprise Software
5 26 (4.34%) User Experience
6 20 (3.34%) PKI
7 19 (3.17%) Management Information System
8 18 (3.01%) Smart Meter
9 16 (2.67%) Security Operations Centre
10 15 (2.50%) N-Tier
11 13 (2.17%) Mobile App
12 12 (2.00%) CMDB
13 10 (1.67%) Client/Server
14 9 (1.50%) Taxonomies
15 8 (1.34%) Data Integration
16 6 (1.00%) Visualisation
17 5 (0.83%) VLE
18 4 (0.67%) Data Structures
18 4 (0.67%) Hybrid Cloud
19 3 (0.50%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 46 (7.68%) Windows
2 18 (3.01%) Linux
3 14 (2.34%) Unix
4 13 (2.17%) Windows Server
5 11 (1.84%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (1.67%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (1.67%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (1.50%) Windows 10
7 9 (1.50%) Windows 2000 Server
7 9 (1.50%) Windows 8
7 9 (1.50%) Windows XP
8 3 (0.50%) VMS
9 2 (0.33%) Android
10 1 (0.17%) HPUX
10 1 (0.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 159 (26.54%) TOGAF
2 88 (14.69%) Enterprise Architecture
3 87 (14.52%) CRM
3 87 (14.52%) Presales
4 73 (12.19%) ITIL
5 72 (12.02%) Stakeholder Management
6 66 (11.02%) Agile Software Development
7 61 (10.18%) SOA
8 60 (10.02%) Technical Architecture
9 49 (8.18%) Business Intelligence
9 49 (8.18%) Customer Engagement
10 44 (7.35%) Zachman Framework
11 43 (7.18%) Migration
12 42 (7.01%) Translating Business Requirements
13 40 (6.68%) Supplier Management
14 37 (6.18%) Service Delivery
15 36 (6.01%) Information Security
16 34 (5.68%) Security Architecture
17 32 (5.34%) Change Management
18 31 (5.18%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 57 (9.52%) Java
2 47 (7.85%) SQL
3 41 (6.84%) C#
4 30 (5.01%) JavaScript
5 9 (1.50%) PL/SQL
5 9 (1.50%) Tcl
6 7 (1.17%) C
7 6 (1.00%) Scala
8 4 (0.67%) Ruby
9 3 (0.50%) C++
9 3 (0.50%) PHP
10 2 (0.33%) PowerShell
10 2 (0.33%) Shell Script
10 2 (0.33%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.33%) VB.NET
11 1 (0.17%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.17%) MATLAB
11 1 (0.17%) Pascal
11 1 (0.17%) R
11 1 (0.17%) X++
Qualifications
1 82 (13.69%) Degree
2 42 (7.01%) Security Cleared
3 35 (5.84%) CISSP
4 33 (5.51%) SC Cleared
5 20 (3.34%) CISM
6 18 (3.01%) PMI Certification
6 18 (3.01%) PMP
7 14 (2.34%) Microsoft Certification
8 13 (2.17%) ISEB
9 11 (1.84%) CISA
9 11 (1.84%) Cisco Certification
10 10 (1.67%) CLAS
10 10 (1.67%) GIAC
10 10 (1.67%) MBA
10 10 (1.67%) SANS
11 9 (1.50%) ITIL Certification
12 8 (1.34%) CCNP
13 7 (1.17%) CCIE
14 6 (1.00%) PhD
15 5 (0.83%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (2.00%) QA
2 10 (1.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 6 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 4 (0.67%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 4 (0.67%) PCI DSS
5 3 (0.50%) Data Quality
6 1 (0.17%) COBIT
6 1 (0.17%) SLA
System Software
1 48 (8.01%) Active Directory
2 28 (4.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 23 (3.84%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.83%) ProxySG
5 4 (0.67%) Docker
6 3 (0.50%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.17%) Apache Flume
7 1 (0.17%) Firmware
7 1 (0.17%) Sendmail
7 1 (0.17%) vCloud
7 1 (0.17%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (3.17%) SCCM
2 14 (2.34%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 12 (2.00%) SCVMM
4 10 (1.67%) NetBackup
5 5 (0.83%) Cisco IPCC
5 5 (0.83%) SCOM
6 4 (0.67%) Puppet
7 3 (0.50%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.50%) Nagios
7 3 (0.50%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.17%) MAILsweeper
8 1 (0.17%) MIMEsweeper
8 1 (0.17%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.17%) Proventia
Vendors
1 107 (17.86%) SAP
2 91 (15.19%) Microsoft
3 70 (11.69%) Cisco
4 63 (10.52%) Oracle
5 61 (10.18%) VMware
6 43 (7.18%) Citrix
7 32 (5.34%) EMC
8 31 (5.18%) NetApp
9 26 (4.34%) Juniper
10 22 (3.67%) IBM
11 18 (3.01%) CheckPoint
12 16 (2.67%) 3PAR
12 16 (2.67%) HP
12 16 (2.67%) Symantec
13 13 (2.17%) Salesforce.com
14 12 (2.00%) BMC
15 10 (1.67%) Tableau
16 9 (1.50%) Aruba
16 9 (1.50%) Sophos
16 9 (1.50%) Veeam
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Cognizant
Posted: 7 hours ago
West Midlands
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry
Opal Tree Solutions
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + Bonus/Car/Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£95,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£65,000 (Plus Quality Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
Shropshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £65K + 5K Car allow + Excellent and achievable bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £68K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 5k Car allowance, Pension, 25 Days Holiday
Posted: 6 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £40000 - £52000 per annum + 46 days hols + exc bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + + Bonus + Car + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Walsall
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £45500.00 - £48500.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £50691.60 - £55100.40 per annum + 40d Hol+Pension+Health/Life
Posted: 12 days ago
Redditch
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £25000 - £40000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits + £4,200 CA
Posted: 13 days ago
Coventry
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car
Posted: 16 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Interactive Software
Salary: From £32,000 to £40,000 per annum
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Posted: 17 days ago
Birmingham
Dynamic Nation
Posted: 20 days ago
West Midlands
Volaris Exec
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 27 days ago