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 20 February 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Architect
England / West Midlands
Rank 36 42 55
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 278 288 226
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 5.87% 4.96% 4.48%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.03% 5.15% 4.62%
Number of salaries quoted 146 218 179
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 £48,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £80,000 £75,000
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
4610 5594 4894
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 97.34% 96.42% 96.99%
Number of salaries quoted 3729 4640 4223
Median salary £40,000 £41,500 £39,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
-3.61% +6.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £25,000 £22,500
10% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £60,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,000 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
- +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 20 February 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 20 February 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 +14 162 £62,500 -10.71% 19
Coventry -8 30 £60,000 -4.60% 1
Warwickshire +17 21 £55,000 -4.34% 1
Staffordshire +2 14 £67,500 +35.00%
Solihull -22 10 £68,500 +2.23% 3
Herefordshire - 4 £50,000 -
Wolverhampton +10 3 £82,500 +32.00%
Shropshire -4 3 £71,500 +30.00% 1
Worcestershire -14 3 £100,000 +100.00% 1
West Bromwich +11 2 £60,000 -7.69%
Sutton Coldfield - 2 - -
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 20 February 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.

1 158 (28.47%) TOGAF
2 122 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (21.80%) Presales
4 114 (20.54%) Microsoft
5 101 (18.20%) Service Delivery
6 100 (18.02%) Data Centre
7 90 (16.22%) Finance
8 88 (15.86%) ITIL
9 81 (14.59%) PRINCE2
9 81 (14.59%) MS Excel
10 80 (14.41%) Project Management
11 77 (13.87%) Degree
12 74 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
13 70 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
14 68 (12.25%) VMware
14 68 (12.25%) Cisco
15 67 (12.07%) SaaS
16 65 (11.71%) Change Control
17 64 (11.53%) Retail
18 62 (11.17%) ERP
18 62 (11.17%) .NET
19 59 (10.63%) Business Development
20 58 (10.45%) Logistics
21 57 (10.27%) Line Management
22 56 (10.09%) Oracle
23 54 (9.73%) SQL
23 54 (9.73%) Service Design
24 52 (9.37%) VMware Infrastructure
25 51 (9.19%) Java
25 51 (9.19%) EMC

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 14 (2.52%) Oracle UPK
2 13 (2.34%) SharePoint
3 5 (0.90%) IIS
3 5 (0.90%) MS Exchange
3 5 (0.90%) Tomcat
4 3 (0.54%) Apache
4 3 (0.54%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (0.54%) JBoss
4 3 (0.54%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (0.36%) CMS
5 2 (0.36%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (0.36%) OpenStack
5 2 (0.36%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (0.36%) Skype for Business
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Pig
6 1 (0.18%) Apache Spark
6 1 (0.18%) Documentum
6 1 (0.18%) Mule
6 1 (0.18%) WebLogic
6 1 (0.18%) WordPress
Applications
1 81 (14.59%) MS Excel
2 50 (9.01%) MS Office
3 38 (6.85%) MS PowerPoint
4 9 (1.62%) MS Visio
5 6 (1.08%) MS Project
6 3 (0.54%) AutoCAD
6 3 (0.54%) CATIA
7 2 (0.36%) SOLIDWORKS
8 1 (0.18%) MicroStation
8 1 (0.18%) Revit
Business Applications
1 15 (2.70%) JDE EnterpriseOne
2 14 (2.52%) Oracle Assets
2 14 (2.52%) Oracle Payables
2 14 (2.52%) Oracle Receivables
2 14 (2.52%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
3 13 (2.34%) SAP Retail
4 12 (2.16%) Dynamics CRM
5 10 (1.80%) Dynamics AX
6 8 (1.44%) SAP CAR
6 8 (1.44%) SAP POS DM
7 7 (1.26%) SAP MM
8 6 (1.08%) SAP SD
9 5 (0.90%) ENOVIA
9 5 (0.90%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.72%) SAP IS-U
11 1 (0.18%) JDE World
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle BPM
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle ERP
11 1 (0.18%) Oracle Retail
11 1 (0.18%) Teamcenter
Cloud Services
1 70 (12.61%) Microsoft Azure
2 67 (12.07%) SaaS
3 44 (7.93%) Amazon AWS
4 35 (6.31%) IaaS
5 31 (5.59%) PaaS
6 26 (4.68%) Amazon EC2
7 17 (3.06%) Office 365
8 3 (0.54%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.36%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (0.36%) GitHub
10 1 (0.18%) Boomi
10 1 (0.18%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.18%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 31 (5.59%) WAN
2 28 (5.05%) Firewall
3 20 (3.60%) LAN
4 18 (3.24%) MPLS
5 10 (1.80%) VLAN
6 9 (1.62%) Unified Communications
6 9 (1.62%) VPN
7 7 (1.26%) SAN
7 7 (1.26%) Wireless
8 6 (1.08%) BGP
8 6 (1.08%) Internet
8 6 (1.08%) Network Security
8 6 (1.08%) OSPF
9 5 (0.90%) DNS
9 5 (0.90%) Intranet
10 4 (0.72%) DMZ
10 4 (0.72%) Intrusion Detection
10 4 (0.72%) TCP/IP
10 4 (0.72%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (0.72%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 47 (8.47%) SQL Server
2 36 (6.49%) MySQL
3 32 (5.77%) NoSQL
4 29 (5.23%) DB2
5 28 (5.05%) Big Data
6 12 (2.16%) RDBMS
6 12 (2.16%) Relational Database
7 11 (1.98%) MongoDB
8 8 (1.44%) SAP HANA
9 7 (1.26%) Data Warehouse
9 7 (1.26%) Riak
10 6 (1.08%) SAP BW
11 5 (0.90%) Oracle Database
12 4 (0.72%) Neo4j
13 3 (0.54%) Amazon DynamoDB
13 3 (0.54%) Hadoop
13 3 (0.54%) PostgreSQL
14 1 (0.18%) Apache Hive
14 1 (0.18%) Azure SQL Database
14 1 (0.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (1.26%) Visual Studio
2 5 (0.90%) JUnit
2 5 (0.90%) Rational Rose
3 4 (0.72%) Selenium
4 3 (0.54%) DbUnit
4 3 (0.54%) Git (software)
4 3 (0.54%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.54%) JIRA
4 3 (0.54%) jMock
4 3 (0.54%) Maven
4 3 (0.54%) Mockito
4 3 (0.54%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (0.54%) TeamCity
5 2 (0.36%) AccuRev
5 2 (0.36%) Eclipse
5 2 (0.36%) Jasmine
5 2 (0.36%) LabVIEW
5 2 (0.36%) Mocha
5 2 (0.36%) Rational DOORS
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Forms
General
1 90 (16.22%) Finance
2 64 (11.53%) Retail
3 35 (6.31%) Manufacturing
4 31 (5.59%) Publishing
5 29 (5.23%) Telecoms
6 18 (3.24%) Banking
7 14 (2.52%) General Ledger
8 9 (1.62%) Marketing
9 8 (1.44%) Billing
10 3 (0.54%) Automotive
10 3 (0.54%) Military
11 2 (0.36%) Advertising
11 2 (0.36%) Law
11 2 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
12 1 (0.18%) Back Office
12 1 (0.18%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 62 (11.17%) .NET
2 22 (3.96%) HTML
3 21 (3.78%) ASP.NET
3 21 (3.78%) CSS
4 16 (2.88%) SOAP
4 16 (2.88%) Web Services
5 15 (2.70%) HTML5
6 14 (2.52%) ASP.NET MVC
6 14 (2.52%) jQuery
6 14 (2.52%) Middleware
6 14 (2.52%) XML
7 12 (2.16%) REST
8 11 (1.98%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 11 (1.98%) JSON
9 9 (1.62%) Velocity
10 8 (1.44%) .NET Framework
11 7 (1.26%) Ajax
11 7 (1.26%) WinForms
11 7 (1.26%) XHTML
12 5 (0.90%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 100 (18.02%) Data Centre
2 44 (7.93%) NHS
3 40 (7.21%) Computer Science
4 35 (6.31%) Public Cloud
5 26 (4.68%) CMDB
5 26 (4.68%) Enterprise Software
6 22 (3.96%) N-Tier
7 14 (2.52%) Analytical Skills
8 13 (2.34%) Management Information System
9 11 (1.98%) Virtual Team
10 6 (1.08%) Client/Server
10 6 (1.08%) Data Structures
11 5 (0.90%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (0.72%) Blog
12 4 (0.72%) Replication
13 3 (0.54%) EPoS
13 3 (0.54%) Private Cloud
13 3 (0.54%) User Experience
14 2 (0.36%) Algorithms
14 2 (0.36%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (3.60%) Linux
2 12 (2.16%) Windows
3 11 (1.98%) Unix
4 4 (0.72%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 1 (0.18%) Android
6 1 (0.18%) Apple iOS
6 1 (0.18%) CentOS
6 1 (0.18%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 158 (28.47%) TOGAF
2 122 (21.98%) Agile Software Development
3 121 (21.80%) Presales
4 101 (18.20%) Service Delivery
5 88 (15.86%) ITIL
6 81 (14.59%) PRINCE2
7 80 (14.41%) Project Management
8 74 (13.33%) Continuous Improvement
9 65 (11.71%) Change Control
10 62 (11.17%) ERP
11 59 (10.63%) Business Development
12 58 (10.45%) Logistics
13 57 (10.27%) Line Management
14 54 (9.73%) Service Design
15 49 (8.83%) CRM
16 47 (8.47%) SOA
17 45 (8.11%) Service Management
18 41 (7.39%) Technical Architecture
19 39 (7.03%) Zachman Framework
20 34 (6.13%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 54 (9.73%) SQL
2 51 (9.19%) Java
3 37 (6.67%) C#
4 24 (4.32%) JavaScript
5 12 (2.16%) Python
6 9 (1.62%) Erlang
7 8 (1.44%) VB
8 7 (1.26%) TypeScript
9 6 (1.08%) PHP
10 4 (0.72%) C++
11 3 (0.54%) ABAP
11 3 (0.54%) MATLAB
11 3 (0.54%) Scala
11 3 (0.54%) T-SQL
12 2 (0.36%) Ruby
13 1 (0.18%) Bash Shell
13 1 (0.18%) C
13 1 (0.18%) COBOL
13 1 (0.18%) PowerShell
13 1 (0.18%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 77 (13.87%) Degree
2 44 (7.93%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 33 (5.95%) Microsoft Certification
4 32 (5.77%) MCSE
5 30 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
6 28 (5.05%) ISEB
7 26 (4.68%) PMI Certification
7 26 (4.68%) PMP
8 24 (4.32%) Cisco Certification
9 17 (3.06%) SC Cleared
9 17 (3.06%) Security Cleared
10 16 (2.88%) CCNP
11 15 (2.70%) CCIE
12 13 (2.34%) MCP
12 13 (2.34%) VCAP
12 13 (2.34%) VCDX
13 11 (1.98%) CCIP
13 11 (1.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 10 (1.80%) CCNA
14 10 (1.80%) CITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (6.67%) QA
2 31 (5.59%) SLA
3 13 (2.34%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (0.90%) GPG13
5 4 (0.72%) Data Quality
6 3 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 1 (0.18%) COBIT
System Software
1 52 (9.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 28 (5.05%) Virtual Machines
3 10 (1.80%) Active Directory
3 10 (1.80%) Docker
4 4 (0.72%) Hyper-V
5 1 (0.18%) HDFS
5 1 (0.18%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 26 (4.68%) SCVMM
2 5 (0.90%) Puppet
2 5 (0.90%) QRadar
3 4 (0.72%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.54%) Icinga
4 3 (0.54%) SCCM
4 3 (0.54%) vRealize
5 2 (0.36%) Ansible
6 1 (0.18%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (0.18%) Oracle Identity Management
6 1 (0.18%) SCOM
6 1 (0.18%) Terraform
Vendors
1 114 (20.54%) Microsoft
2 68 (12.25%) Cisco
2 68 (12.25%) VMware
3 56 (10.09%) Oracle
4 51 (9.19%) EMC
5 47 (8.47%) NetApp
6 43 (7.75%) Citrix
7 37 (6.67%) Juniper
8 35 (6.31%) IBM
9 33 (5.95%) HP
10 31 (5.59%) SAP
11 29 (5.23%) BMC
11 29 (5.23%) CheckPoint
12 15 (2.70%) 3PAR
12 15 (2.70%) JD Edwards
13 10 (1.80%) MuleSoft
14 9 (1.62%) Casewise
14 9 (1.62%) ServiceNow
15 6 (1.08%) NEC
16 5 (0.90%) Remedy
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Talent International
Salary: £25000 - £55000 per annum + Exceptional Benefits!
Posted: 23 hours ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Salary: £39000.00 - £46000.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Crimson Ltd
Salary: £46000 - £69000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Contingency Team
Posted: 7 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 to £90,000 plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 plus an attractive bonus, car and pension scheme
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000-£95,000 plus package
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Resourcing People Ltd.
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum + great benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Venturi
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: 2 days ago
Malvern, Worcestershire
Experis Ltd
Salary: £100000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000-70,000k base and strong package
Posted: 5 days ago
Atherstone, Warwickshire
TNT Global IT
Posted: 14 days ago
Telford
HM Revenue and Customs
Salary: £45,000 - £55,000 per year
Posted: 27 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - 95,000k + great package
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
FIS Global
Salary: Competitive + corporate benefits
Posted: 13 days ago