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 5 December 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 47 54 55
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 295 216 267
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.29% 4.26% 4.67%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.46% 4.39% 4.80%
Number of salaries quoted 174 159 201
Median salary £60,000 £62,500 £65,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-4.00% -3.84%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £45,000 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £82,500
UK excluding London median salary £67,500 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +4.00%
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
5405 4923 5558
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 96.90% 97.10% 97.29%
Number of salaries quoted 4288 4148 4894
Median salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a salary of more than £24,000 £24,000 £23,000
10% offered a salary of more than £59,500 £60,000 £55,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £41,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.65% +2.50%

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 5 December 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 5 December 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 +29 209 £60,000 -14.28% 14
Coventry -5 32 £47,500 -20.83% 3
Shropshire -1 10 £71,000 +12.15%
Staffordshire -9 10 £67,500 +22.72% 2
Warwickshire -12 7 £50,000 -0.49% 5
Solihull -6 6 £57,500 -34.28%
Worcestershire -5 4 £72,500 +11.53% 1
Wolverhampton - 4 £55,000 -
Dudley - 1 £40,000 -
Herefordshire - 1 £50,000 -
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 5 December 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.

1 148 (28.35%) TOGAF
2 132 (25.29%) Microsoft
3 119 (22.80%) Agile Software Development
4 113 (21.65%) Presales
5 99 (18.97%) ITIL
6 94 (18.01%) MS Excel
7 88 (16.86%) Service Delivery
7 88 (16.86%) Data Centre
8 84 (16.09%) Finance
9 82 (15.71%) PRINCE2
10 76 (14.56%) Continuous Improvement
11 71 (13.60%) VMware
12 66 (12.64%) Project Management
12 66 (12.64%) SaaS
13 65 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
14 63 (12.07%) Retail
15 61 (11.69%) .NET
15 61 (11.69%) Cisco
16 58 (11.11%) SQL
17 57 (10.92%) Oracle
18 56 (10.73%) Change Control
19 55 (10.54%) Logistics
20 54 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
20 54 (10.34%) CRM
20 54 (10.34%) Service Design
21 53 (10.15%) Business Development
21 53 (10.15%) Degree
22 50 (9.58%) ERP
23 49 (9.39%) Java
24 48 (9.20%) Enterprise Architecture

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 17 (3.26%) SharePoint
2 13 (2.49%) Skype for Business
3 6 (1.15%) Apache
4 5 (0.96%) JBoss
4 5 (0.96%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 5 (0.96%) WebLogic
5 4 (0.77%) IIS
5 4 (0.77%) MS Exchange
6 3 (0.57%) BizTalk Server
6 3 (0.57%) CMS
6 3 (0.57%) Documentum
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle UPK
6 3 (0.57%) Tomcat
7 2 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.38%) OpenStack
7 2 (0.38%) WebSphere
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Pig
8 1 (0.19%) Apache Spark
8 1 (0.19%) Predix
8 1 (0.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 94 (18.01%) MS Excel
2 42 (8.05%) MS PowerPoint
3 40 (7.66%) MS Office
4 8 (1.53%) MS Visio
5 4 (0.77%) SOLIDWORKS
6 3 (0.57%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.57%) CATIA
7 1 (0.19%) MicroStation
7 1 (0.19%) MS Project
7 1 (0.19%) Revit
Business Applications
1 11 (2.11%) Dynamics AX
1 11 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (1.34%) SAP IS-U
3 6 (1.15%) ENOVIA
4 5 (0.96%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 5 (0.96%) SAP Retail
4 5 (0.96%) SAP SD
5 4 (0.77%) SAP MM
6 3 (0.57%) JDE EnterpriseOne
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Assets
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Payables
6 3 (0.57%) Oracle Receivables
7 2 (0.38%) DELMIA
7 2 (0.38%) Oracle Retail
7 2 (0.38%) SAP SCM
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle Applications
8 1 (0.19%) Oracle BPM
8 1 (0.19%) Pivotal CRM
8 1 (0.19%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 66 (12.64%) SaaS
2 65 (12.45%) Microsoft Azure
3 45 (8.62%) Amazon AWS
4 44 (8.43%) IaaS
5 37 (7.09%) PaaS
6 28 (5.36%) Amazon EC2
7 13 (2.49%) Office 365
8 8 (1.53%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.19%) Boomi
9 1 (0.19%) Google Cloud Platform
9 1 (0.19%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 30 (5.75%) WAN
2 24 (4.60%) Firewall
3 20 (3.83%) LAN
4 13 (2.49%) Unified Communications
5 9 (1.72%) VPN
6 8 (1.53%) Wireless
7 7 (1.34%) DNS
7 7 (1.34%) VLAN
8 6 (1.15%) MPLS
9 5 (0.96%) Cisco Nexus
9 5 (0.96%) DHCP
9 5 (0.96%) Network Security
9 5 (0.96%) SAN
10 4 (0.77%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (0.77%) VoIP
11 3 (0.57%) HTTP
11 3 (0.57%) Internet
11 3 (0.57%) NAS
11 3 (0.57%) Skype
11 3 (0.57%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 48 (9.20%) SQL Server
2 34 (6.51%) MySQL
3 26 (4.98%) DB2
4 18 (3.45%) Big Data
5 17 (3.26%) NoSQL
6 12 (2.30%) MongoDB
7 6 (1.15%) Crystal Reports
7 6 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
8 5 (0.96%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 5 (0.96%) Relational Database
8 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 4 (0.77%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (0.77%) Hadoop
10 3 (0.57%) Oracle Database
10 3 (0.57%) RDBMS
11 2 (0.38%) SAP BW
11 2 (0.38%) SAP HANA
12 1 (0.19%) HBase
Development Applications
1 6 (1.15%) Selenium
1 6 (1.15%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.96%) Eclipse
3 4 (0.77%) JUnit
4 3 (0.57%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.57%) IntelliJ
4 3 (0.57%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.57%) JIRA
5 2 (0.38%) AccuRev
5 2 (0.38%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.38%) Rational DOORS
5 2 (0.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.19%) Axure RP
6 1 (0.19%) Maven
6 1 (0.19%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.19%) Rational Rose
6 1 (0.19%) Travis CI
General
1 84 (16.09%) Finance
2 63 (12.07%) Retail
3 36 (6.90%) Manufacturing
4 32 (6.13%) Publishing
4 32 (6.13%) Telecoms
5 25 (4.79%) Banking
6 18 (3.45%) Marketing
7 6 (1.15%) Billing
8 4 (0.77%) Advertising
8 4 (0.77%) Games
9 3 (0.57%) Automotive
9 3 (0.57%) General Ledger
9 3 (0.57%) Law
9 3 (0.57%) Legal
9 3 (0.57%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.19%) Back Office
10 1 (0.19%) Electronics
10 1 (0.19%) Military
10 1 (0.19%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 61 (11.69%) .NET
2 24 (4.60%) HTML
3 18 (3.45%) CSS
4 17 (3.26%) Web Services
5 15 (2.87%) REST
6 13 (2.49%) HTML5
6 13 (2.49%) JSON
6 13 (2.49%) Middleware
7 12 (2.30%) XML
8 11 (2.11%) ASP.NET
9 9 (1.72%) SOAP
10 8 (1.53%) J2EE
11 7 (1.34%) jQuery
11 7 (1.34%) Spring
12 6 (1.15%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (1.15%) Hibernate
12 6 (1.15%) Play Framework
13 5 (0.96%) CSS3
13 5 (0.96%) EJB
13 5 (0.96%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 88 (16.86%) Data Centre
2 44 (8.43%) NHS
3 32 (6.13%) Computer Science
4 29 (5.56%) CMDB
5 19 (3.64%) Enterprise Software
6 17 (3.26%) Management Information System
6 17 (3.26%) Public Cloud
7 14 (2.68%) N-Tier
8 13 (2.49%) Data Integration
9 11 (2.11%) Analytical Skills
9 11 (2.11%) PKI
10 9 (1.72%) Security Operations Centre
11 6 (1.15%) User Experience
12 5 (0.96%) Client/Server
12 5 (0.96%) Mobile App
13 4 (0.77%) Cryptography
13 4 (0.77%) Data Structures
13 4 (0.77%) EPoS
13 4 (0.77%) Smart Meter
13 4 (0.77%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 17 (3.26%) Linux
2 16 (3.07%) Windows
3 13 (2.49%) Unix
4 5 (0.96%) Android
4 5 (0.96%) Apple iOS
4 5 (0.96%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (0.38%) CentOS
5 2 (0.38%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.19%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.19%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 148 (28.35%) TOGAF
2 119 (22.80%) Agile Software Development
3 113 (21.65%) Presales
4 99 (18.97%) ITIL
5 88 (16.86%) Service Delivery
6 82 (15.71%) PRINCE2
7 76 (14.56%) Continuous Improvement
8 66 (12.64%) Project Management
9 56 (10.73%) Change Control
10 55 (10.54%) Logistics
11 54 (10.34%) CRM
11 54 (10.34%) Service Design
12 53 (10.15%) Business Development
13 50 (9.58%) ERP
14 48 (9.20%) Enterprise Architecture
15 46 (8.81%) Zachman Framework
16 44 (8.43%) Technical Architecture
17 42 (8.05%) Service Management
18 38 (7.28%) Line Management
19 37 (7.09%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 58 (11.11%) SQL
2 49 (9.39%) Java
3 33 (6.32%) C#
4 15 (2.87%) JavaScript
5 13 (2.49%) Python
6 8 (1.53%) PL/SQL
7 7 (1.34%) PHP
8 6 (1.15%) T-SQL
9 5 (0.96%) Scala
10 4 (0.77%) Bash Shell
10 4 (0.77%) C++
11 3 (0.57%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.57%) PowerShell
11 3 (0.57%) VB
12 2 (0.38%) C
12 2 (0.38%) Erlang
12 2 (0.38%) Perl
12 2 (0.38%) TypeScript
12 2 (0.38%) VB.NET
13 1 (0.19%) COBOL
Qualifications
1 53 (10.15%) Degree
2 44 (8.43%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 34 (6.51%) Security Cleared
4 33 (6.32%) SC Cleared
5 32 (6.13%) ITIL Certification
6 31 (5.94%) ISEB
7 26 (4.98%) PMI Certification
7 26 (4.98%) PMP
8 17 (3.26%) MCSE
8 17 (3.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 13 (2.49%) CISSP
10 12 (2.30%) Cisco Certification
10 12 (2.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 10 (1.92%) CITP
12 8 (1.53%) DV Cleared
13 7 (1.34%) CCIE
13 7 (1.34%) CISM
14 6 (1.15%) Citrix Certification
14 6 (1.15%) VCAP
14 6 (1.15%) VCDX
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (4.98%) QA
2 24 (4.60%) SLA
3 19 (3.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 6 (1.15%) HMG Security Policy Framework
5 5 (0.96%) GPG13
6 3 (0.57%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.19%) COBIT
7 1 (0.19%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 54 (10.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 27 (5.17%) Virtual Machines
3 21 (4.02%) Active Directory
4 8 (1.53%) Hyper-V
5 7 (1.34%) Docker
6 2 (0.38%) XenServer
7 1 (0.19%) HDFS
7 1 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (0.19%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 27 (5.17%) SCVMM
2 7 (1.34%) SCCM
3 6 (1.15%) Puppet
4 5 (0.96%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 4 (0.77%) QRadar
6 2 (0.38%) Ansible
6 2 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
6 2 (0.38%) Terraform
6 2 (0.38%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.19%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.19%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 132 (25.29%) Microsoft
2 71 (13.60%) VMware
3 61 (11.69%) Cisco
4 57 (10.92%) Oracle
5 45 (8.62%) EMC
6 43 (8.24%) Citrix
7 42 (8.05%) IBM
7 42 (8.05%) NetApp
8 34 (6.51%) HP
9 32 (6.13%) SAP
10 29 (5.56%) CheckPoint
10 29 (5.56%) Juniper
11 26 (4.98%) BMC
12 10 (1.92%) 3PAR
13 9 (1.72%) MuleSoft
14 8 (1.53%) ServiceNow
15 5 (0.96%) Red Hat
16 4 (0.77%) JD Edwards
16 4 (0.77%) Symantec
16 4 (0.77%) webMethods
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Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £68500 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
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Salary: Excellent Salary and Benefits - please contact for details
Posted: 5 hours ago
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William-Arthur & Associates
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + extensive benefits - listed in ad
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham
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Posted: Yesterday
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Crimson Ltd
Salary: £56000 - £68000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 (plus package)
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham
Wipro
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £39324.00 - £46924.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Spring Technology
Salary: £50000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000
Posted: 2 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
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Salary: £35000 - £48000 per annum + 46 days hols + exc pension + bens
Posted: 6 days ago
Leamington Spa, Warwickshire
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
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NHS Blood And Transplant
Salary: From £46,625 to £57,640 per annum
Posted: 12 days ago
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Experis Ltd
Salary: £80000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 19 days ago
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Posted: 10 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + benefits package
Posted: 27 days ago
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ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £85,000 + excellent package
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