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 21 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
England / West Midlands
Rank 37 51 65
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 284 230 206
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.95% 4.36% 4.11%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.10% 4.52% 4.22%
Number of salaries quoted 144 168 165
Median salary £62,500 £65,000 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £48,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £80,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £65,000

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
4652 5093 4887
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.40% 96.51% 97.58%
Number of salaries quoted 3698 4238 4283
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £25,000 £22,625
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 21 January 2017.

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 21 January 2017. 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 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 +25 182 £62,500 -10.71% 10
Coventry +2 29 £59,000 -5.60% 3
Warwickshire +7 14 £59,000 +7.27% 2
Staffordshire +4 12 £67,500 +22.72% 1
Shropshire -3 9 £71,000 +23.72%
Solihull -17 6 £63,750 -5.20% 2
Herefordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Worcestershire -8 3 £75,000 +7.14%
Wolverhampton +11 1 £82,500 +37.50%
Sutton Coldfield - 1 - - 1
West Bromwich - 1 £60,000 -
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, 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.

1 154 (29.28%) TOGAF
2 117 (22.24%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (22.24%) Presales
3 111 (21.10%) Microsoft
4 105 (19.96%) Service Delivery
5 99 (18.82%) ITIL
6 97 (18.44%) Data Centre
7 88 (16.73%) Finance
8 87 (16.54%) PRINCE2
9 85 (16.16%) MS Excel
10 80 (15.21%) Project Management
11 78 (14.83%) Continuous Improvement
12 69 (13.12%) Retail
13 68 (12.93%) VMware
14 67 (12.74%) Cisco
14 67 (12.74%) Change Control
14 67 (12.74%) Degree
15 64 (12.17%) SaaS
16 61 (11.60%) Microsoft Azure
16 61 (11.60%) Service Design
17 60 (11.41%) Business Development
17 60 (11.41%) Oracle
18 58 (11.03%) Logistics
19 56 (10.65%) ERP
20 54 (10.27%) VMware Infrastructure
21 53 (10.08%) Line Management
22 52 (9.89%) .NET
22 52 (9.89%) EMC
23 50 (9.51%) SQL
23 50 (9.51%) CRM

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 11 (2.09%) SharePoint
2 10 (1.90%) Oracle UPK
3 5 (0.95%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.95%) Skype for Business
3 5 (0.95%) Tomcat
4 4 (0.76%) Apache
4 4 (0.76%) IIS
4 4 (0.76%) JBoss
5 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
5 3 (0.57%) CMS
6 2 (0.38%) Documentum
6 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
6 2 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 2 (0.38%) WebLogic
7 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
7 1 (0.19%) Apache ServiceMix
7 1 (0.19%) Mule
7 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (0.19%) WordPress
Applications
1 85 (16.16%) MS Excel
2 46 (8.75%) MS Office
3 40 (7.60%) MS PowerPoint
4 10 (1.90%) MS Visio
5 5 (0.95%) MS Project
6 4 (0.76%) SOLIDWORKS
7 3 (0.57%) AutoCAD
7 3 (0.57%) CATIA
8 1 (0.19%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.19%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (2.28%) SAP Retail
2 11 (2.09%) JDE EnterpriseOne
3 10 (1.90%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (1.90%) Oracle Assets
3 10 (1.90%) Oracle Payables
3 10 (1.90%) Oracle Receivables
4 7 (1.33%) ENOVIA
5 6 (1.14%) SAP MM
6 5 (0.95%) Remedy ITSM
6 5 (0.95%) SAP SD
7 3 (0.57%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (0.38%) DELMIA
9 1 (0.19%) JDE World
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
9 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
9 1 (0.19%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 64 (12.17%) SaaS
2 61 (11.60%) Microsoft Azure
3 46 (8.75%) Amazon AWS
4 38 (7.22%) IaaS
5 34 (6.46%) PaaS
6 29 (5.51%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (2.47%) Office 365
8 3 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) Azure Active Directory
9 1 (0.19%) Boomi
9 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (6.08%) WAN
2 26 (4.94%) Firewall
3 21 (3.99%) LAN
4 13 (2.47%) Unified Communications
5 11 (2.09%) MPLS
6 8 (1.52%) VPN
7 7 (1.33%) DNS
7 7 (1.33%) VLAN
7 7 (1.33%) Wireless
8 6 (1.14%) Internet
9 5 (0.95%) DHCP
9 5 (0.95%) Intranet
9 5 (0.95%) SAN
10 4 (0.76%) DMZ
10 4 (0.76%) Skype
10 4 (0.76%) Wi-Fi
11 3 (0.57%) BGP
11 3 (0.57%) HTTP
11 3 (0.57%) OSPF
11 3 (0.57%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.94%) SQL Server
2 37 (7.03%) MySQL
3 31 (5.89%) DB2
4 24 (4.56%) NoSQL
5 23 (4.37%) Big Data
6 10 (1.90%) MongoDB
7 9 (1.71%) RDBMS
7 9 (1.71%) Relational Database
8 7 (1.33%) Data Warehouse
8 7 (1.33%) SAP HANA
9 5 (0.95%) Oracle Database
10 4 (0.76%) Riak
11 3 (0.57%) Hadoop
11 3 (0.57%) Neo4j
12 2 (0.38%) Amazon DynamoDB
12 2 (0.38%) PostgreSQL
12 2 (0.38%) SAP BW
13 1 (0.19%) Apache Hive
13 1 (0.19%) Azure SQL Database
13 1 (0.19%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (1.14%) Visual Studio
2 4 (0.76%) JUnit
2 4 (0.76%) Rational Rose
2 4 (0.76%) Selenium
3 3 (0.57%) Eclipse
3 3 (0.57%) Jenkins
3 3 (0.57%) JIRA
4 2 (0.38%) AccuRev
4 2 (0.38%) DbUnit
4 2 (0.38%) jMock
4 2 (0.38%) LabVIEW
4 2 (0.38%) Maven
4 2 (0.38%) Mockito
4 2 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
4 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (0.19%) IntelliJ
5 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
5 1 (0.19%) Travis CI
General
1 88 (16.73%) Finance
2 69 (13.12%) Retail
3 34 (6.46%) Publishing
4 31 (5.89%) Manufacturing
5 30 (5.70%) Telecoms
6 23 (4.37%) Banking
7 10 (1.90%) General Ledger
8 9 (1.71%) Marketing
9 5 (0.95%) Billing
10 2 (0.38%) Advertising
10 2 (0.38%) Law
10 2 (0.38%) Legal
10 2 (0.38%) Military
11 1 (0.19%) Automotive
11 1 (0.19%) Back Office
11 1 (0.19%) Games
11 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.19%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 52 (9.89%) .NET
2 18 (3.42%) HTML
3 16 (3.04%) CSS
4 15 (2.85%) ASP.NET
5 14 (2.66%) Web Services
6 13 (2.47%) Middleware
7 12 (2.28%) HTML5
7 12 (2.28%) REST
7 12 (2.28%) SOAP
8 10 (1.90%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (1.90%) jQuery
8 10 (1.90%) XML
9 9 (1.71%) JSON
10 7 (1.33%) Velocity
11 6 (1.14%) .NET Framework
11 6 (1.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
12 5 (0.95%) Ajax
12 5 (0.95%) WinForms
12 5 (0.95%) XHTML
13 4 (0.76%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 97 (18.44%) Data Centre
2 44 (8.37%) NHS
3 41 (7.79%) Computer Science
4 29 (5.51%) CMDB
4 29 (5.51%) Public Cloud
5 21 (3.99%) Enterprise Software
6 18 (3.42%) N-Tier
7 16 (3.04%) Data Integration
8 13 (2.47%) Management Information System
9 11 (2.09%) Analytical Skills
10 9 (1.71%) Virtual Team
11 7 (1.33%) Inversion of Control
12 6 (1.14%) Client/Server
13 5 (0.95%) PKI
14 4 (0.76%) Data Structures
14 4 (0.76%) Video Conferencing
15 3 (0.57%) EPoS
15 3 (0.57%) Private Cloud
15 3 (0.57%) Replication
15 3 (0.57%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 19 (3.61%) Linux
2 13 (2.47%) Windows
3 12 (2.28%) Unix
4 4 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 3 (0.57%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.38%) Android
6 2 (0.38%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.38%) CentOS
7 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 154 (29.28%) TOGAF
2 117 (22.24%) Agile Software Development
2 117 (22.24%) Presales
3 105 (19.96%) Service Delivery
4 99 (18.82%) ITIL
5 87 (16.54%) PRINCE2
6 80 (15.21%) Project Management
7 78 (14.83%) Continuous Improvement
8 67 (12.74%) Change Control
9 61 (11.60%) Service Design
10 60 (11.41%) Business Development
11 58 (11.03%) Logistics
12 56 (10.65%) ERP
13 53 (10.08%) Line Management
14 50 (9.51%) CRM
15 47 (8.94%) Service Management
16 45 (8.56%) Zachman Framework
17 43 (8.17%) Technical Architecture
18 41 (7.79%) SOA
19 38 (7.22%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 50 (9.51%) SQL
2 46 (8.75%) Java
3 25 (4.75%) C#
4 14 (2.66%) JavaScript
5 13 (2.47%) Python
6 7 (1.33%) Erlang
7 6 (1.14%) PHP
7 6 (1.14%) VB
8 5 (0.95%) TypeScript
9 4 (0.76%) C++
9 4 (0.76%) Scala
10 3 (0.57%) MATLAB
11 2 (0.38%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.38%) Perl
11 2 (0.38%) Ruby
12 1 (0.19%) COBOL
12 1 (0.19%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.19%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.19%) RPG
12 1 (0.19%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 67 (12.74%) Degree
2 44 (8.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 34 (6.46%) ITIL Certification
4 33 (6.27%) ISEB
5 29 (5.51%) PMI Certification
5 29 (5.51%) PMP
6 28 (5.32%) MCSE
6 28 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
7 21 (3.99%) SC Cleared
7 21 (3.99%) Security Cleared
8 18 (3.42%) Cisco Certification
9 12 (2.28%) CCIE
9 12 (2.28%) CITP
10 11 (2.09%) CCNP
11 10 (1.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 9 (1.71%) CCNA
12 9 (1.71%) CISSP
12 9 (1.71%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (1.71%) MCP
12 9 (1.71%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 32 (6.08%) QA
2 29 (5.51%) SLA
3 16 (3.04%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.95%) GPG13
5 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.38%) HMG Security Policy Framework
7 1 (0.19%) COBIT
7 1 (0.19%) Data Quality
System Software
1 54 (10.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 30 (5.70%) Virtual Machines
3 11 (2.09%) Active Directory
4 9 (1.71%) Docker
5 4 (0.76%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.19%) HDFS
6 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 29 (5.51%) SCVMM
2 7 (1.33%) Puppet
3 5 (0.95%) Opscode Chef
4 4 (0.76%) QRadar
5 3 (0.57%) Icinga
5 3 (0.57%) SCCM
5 3 (0.57%) vRealize
6 2 (0.38%) Ansible
6 2 (0.38%) Terraform
7 1 (0.19%) Microsoft Intune
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
7 1 (0.19%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 111 (21.10%) Microsoft
2 68 (12.93%) VMware
3 67 (12.74%) Cisco
4 60 (11.41%) Oracle
5 52 (9.89%) EMC
6 47 (8.94%) NetApp
7 43 (8.17%) Citrix
8 39 (7.41%) IBM
9 36 (6.84%) HP
9 36 (6.84%) Juniper
10 33 (6.27%) SAP
11 32 (6.08%) BMC
12 31 (5.89%) CheckPoint
13 12 (2.28%) 3PAR
14 11 (2.09%) JD Edwards
15 10 (1.90%) MuleSoft
15 10 (1.90%) ServiceNow
16 7 (1.33%) Casewise
17 6 (1.14%) NEC
18 5 (0.95%) Remedy
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £53000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + bonus + bens
Posted: 20 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £67200 - £81600 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
West Midlands
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Erin Associates
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits, bonus etc
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £100,000 + car + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 21 hours ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £70K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: up to £70K + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Sanderson
Salary: £60000 - £68000 per annum + Bonus + benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £11017 - £16525.50 per annum + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £85,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Polar Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + + Car & Benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Sutton Coldfield, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Stourbridge, West Midlands (County)
cloudThing
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 9 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £110,000 - £125,000
Posted: 3 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 17 days ago