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 25 July 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 54 54 56
Rank change year-on-year
0 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 287 265 242
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 4.70% 4.48% 4.55%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.90% 4.67% 4.73%
Number of salaries quoted 194 166 197
Median salary £65,000 £65,000 £61,250
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +6.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £49,042 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +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
5861 5674 5116
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 95.97% 95.84% 96.11%
Number of salaries quoted 4629 4654 4275
Median salary £37,500 £40,000 £38,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +3.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £23,500 £24,500 £24,000
10% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £60,000 £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 25 July 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 25 July 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 +5 162 £65,000 - 10
Coventry -11 28 £60,000 -1.03% 2
Solihull +28 17 £62,500 - 2
Warwickshire 0 13 £60,000 -25.00% 5
Staffordshire -5 7 £55,000 - 1
Shropshire -11 7 £63,654 +31.92%
Walsall +2 6 £75,000 -
Worcestershire +11 3 £38,750 -48.33%
Wolverhampton - 2 £48,750 -
West Bromwich -4 1 £63,000 +12.00% 1
Herefordshire -7 1 - -
Architect
England

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 155 (23.88%) TOGAF
2 123 (18.95%) Microsoft
3 120 (18.49%) Data Centre
4 111 (17.10%) Finance
5 106 (16.33%) Presales
6 96 (14.79%) .NET
7 89 (13.71%) Enterprise Architecture
8 87 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
9 85 (13.10%) VMware
10 82 (12.63%) ITIL
11 78 (12.02%) Microsoft Azure
12 77 (11.86%) Degree
13 75 (11.56%) SAP
14 73 (11.25%) Cisco
14 73 (11.25%) Security Cleared
15 71 (10.94%) Java
16 68 (10.48%) Technical Architecture
17 66 (10.17%) SC Cleared
17 66 (10.17%) SQL
18 64 (9.86%) CRM
19 63 (9.71%) Oracle
20 62 (9.55%) SQL Server
20 62 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
21 60 (9.24%) Active Directory
21 60 (9.24%) Customer Engagement
22 58 (8.94%) MS Excel
23 57 (8.78%) Manufacturing
24 55 (8.47%) Windows
24 55 (8.47%) C#
25 54 (8.32%) Citrix

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 32 (4.93%) Skype for Business
2 29 (4.47%) SharePoint
3 17 (2.62%) WebLogic
4 12 (1.85%) NetWeaver
4 12 (1.85%) SAP Portal
5 11 (1.69%) JBoss
6 10 (1.54%) Apache
6 10 (1.54%) WebSphere
7 8 (1.23%) MS Exchange
8 6 (0.92%) Apache Pig
9 5 (0.77%) Tomcat
10 3 (0.46%) MQSeries
11 2 (0.31%) CICS
11 2 (0.31%) CMS
11 2 (0.31%) Exchange Server 2013
11 2 (0.31%) IIS
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 1 (0.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
12 1 (0.15%) Exchange Server 2010
12 1 (0.15%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 58 (8.94%) MS Excel
2 18 (2.77%) MS PowerPoint
3 17 (2.62%) MS Visio
4 5 (0.77%) MS Project
5 4 (0.62%) InVision
6 3 (0.46%) MS Office
7 1 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 21 (3.24%) SAP SCM
2 19 (2.93%) Dynamics CRM
3 17 (2.62%) SAP SD
4 16 (2.47%) SAP IS-U
5 15 (2.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (1.85%) SAP GRC
7 7 (1.08%) Dynamics AX
8 6 (0.92%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 4 (0.62%) Exstream
9 4 (0.62%) SAP CO
9 4 (0.62%) SAP FI
9 4 (0.62%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.46%) Oracle Retail
11 2 (0.31%) Oracle BPM
12 1 (0.15%) Oracle EBS
12 1 (0.15%) Pivotal CRM
Cloud Services
1 78 (12.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 49 (7.55%) IaaS
3 38 (5.86%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (4.78%) PaaS
5 23 (3.54%) Office 365
6 19 (2.93%) Amazon EC2
7 11 (1.69%) SaaS
8 10 (1.54%) Force.com
9 9 (1.39%) Cloud Computing
10 2 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.15%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 34 (5.24%) Firewall
2 20 (3.08%) LAN
3 18 (2.77%) WAN
4 14 (2.16%) OSPF
5 13 (2.00%) Network Security
6 12 (1.85%) DNS
6 12 (1.85%) TCP/IP
7 11 (1.69%) Wi-Fi
8 10 (1.54%) Cisco IOS
8 10 (1.54%) DHCP
9 6 (0.92%) Cisco Nexus
9 6 (0.92%) Wireless
10 5 (0.77%) SAN
10 5 (0.77%) VPN
11 4 (0.62%) BGP
11 4 (0.62%) SSL
12 3 (0.46%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (0.46%) Internet
12 3 (0.46%) Kerberos
12 3 (0.46%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 62 (9.55%) SQL Server
2 24 (3.70%) MySQL
3 22 (3.39%) DB2
4 17 (2.62%) Big Data
5 15 (2.31%) MongoDB
6 10 (1.54%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 9 (1.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 7 (1.08%) Hadoop
8 7 (1.08%) SQL Server 2008
9 6 (0.92%) Apache Hive
9 6 (0.92%) Crystal Reports
9 6 (0.92%) HBase
9 6 (0.92%) Microsoft Analysis Services
9 6 (0.92%) NoSQL
9 6 (0.92%) Relational Database
9 6 (0.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 5 (0.77%) Oracle Database
11 4 (0.62%) Data Warehouse
12 3 (0.46%) Oracle Database 11g
12 3 (0.46%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (1.08%) Axure RP
3 6 (0.92%) Eclipse
3 6 (0.92%) JUnit
3 6 (0.92%) SoapUI
4 5 (0.77%) Git (software)
4 5 (0.77%) IntelliJ
4 5 (0.77%) Selenium
4 5 (0.77%) Talend Open Studio
5 4 (0.62%) Visual Studio
6 1 (0.15%) Concordion
6 1 (0.15%) Maven
6 1 (0.15%) Mockito
6 1 (0.15%) MSI
6 1 (0.15%) Oracle Forms
6 1 (0.15%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 111 (17.10%) Finance
2 57 (8.78%) Manufacturing
3 52 (8.01%) Telecoms
4 42 (6.47%) Retail
5 29 (4.47%) Banking
6 19 (2.93%) Marketing
7 18 (2.77%) Publishing
8 17 (2.62%) Automotive
9 9 (1.39%) Billing
10 6 (0.92%) Advertising
10 6 (0.92%) Legal
11 4 (0.62%) Law
12 3 (0.46%) Games
13 2 (0.31%) Back Office
13 2 (0.31%) Electronics
13 2 (0.31%) Retail Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Investment Banking
14 1 (0.15%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 96 (14.79%) .NET
2 40 (6.16%) HTML
3 36 (5.55%) Web Services
4 34 (5.24%) ASP.NET
5 24 (3.70%) SOAP
5 24 (3.70%) XML
6 23 (3.54%) CSS
7 22 (3.39%) REST
8 21 (3.24%) J2EE
9 16 (2.47%) EJB
10 15 (2.31%) Middleware
11 14 (2.16%) Spring
12 13 (2.00%) HTML5
13 12 (1.85%) AngularJS
13 12 (1.85%) ASP.NET MVC
13 12 (1.85%) SAP Basis
14 11 (1.69%) jQuery
14 11 (1.69%) JSP
15 10 (1.54%) Hibernate
15 10 (1.54%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 120 (18.49%) Data Centre
2 45 (6.93%) Computer Science
3 38 (5.86%) Analytical Skills
4 29 (4.47%) PKI
5 27 (4.16%) Enterprise Software
6 26 (4.01%) Security Operations Centre
7 21 (3.24%) Smart Meter
7 21 (3.24%) User Experience
8 20 (3.08%) CMDB
8 20 (3.08%) Virtual Team
9 14 (2.16%) Management Information System
9 14 (2.16%) Mobile App
10 11 (1.69%) N-Tier
11 8 (1.23%) Client/Server
11 8 (1.23%) Cryptography
11 8 (1.23%) Life Science
12 7 (1.08%) Algorithms
13 4 (0.62%) Fintech
14 3 (0.46%) Data Structures
14 3 (0.46%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 55 (8.47%) Windows
2 18 (2.77%) Unix
3 17 (2.62%) Linux
3 17 (2.62%) Windows Server
4 13 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 12 (1.85%) Windows Server 2003
6 11 (1.69%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (1.54%) Windows 10
7 10 (1.54%) Windows 8
8 9 (1.39%) Android
8 9 (1.39%) Apple iOS
8 9 (1.39%) Windows 2000 Server
8 9 (1.39%) Windows XP
9 6 (0.92%) Windows Mobile
10 2 (0.31%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (0.31%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 155 (23.88%) TOGAF
2 106 (16.33%) Presales
3 89 (13.71%) Enterprise Architecture
4 87 (13.41%) Agile Software Development
5 82 (12.63%) ITIL
6 68 (10.48%) Technical Architecture
7 64 (9.86%) CRM
8 62 (9.55%) Stakeholder Management
9 60 (9.24%) Customer Engagement
10 54 (8.32%) SOA
11 53 (8.17%) Security Architecture
12 49 (7.55%) Information Security
13 48 (7.40%) Service Delivery
13 48 (7.40%) Translating Business Requirements
14 45 (6.93%) Supplier Management
15 43 (6.63%) Zachman Framework
16 41 (6.32%) Migration
17 37 (5.70%) Business Development
17 37 (5.70%) Project Management
18 36 (5.55%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 71 (10.94%) Java
2 66 (10.17%) SQL
3 55 (8.47%) C#
4 34 (5.24%) JavaScript
5 15 (2.31%) PL/SQL
6 10 (1.54%) C
7 9 (1.39%) PowerShell
7 9 (1.39%) Scala
7 9 (1.39%) Tcl
8 8 (1.23%) T-SQL
9 6 (0.92%) VB.NET
10 5 (0.77%) C++
10 5 (0.77%) MATLAB
10 5 (0.77%) PHP
10 5 (0.77%) Python
10 5 (0.77%) Ruby
11 2 (0.31%) Bash Shell
11 2 (0.31%) Shell Script
12 1 (0.15%) COBOL
12 1 (0.15%) VB
Qualifications
1 77 (11.86%) Degree
2 73 (11.25%) Security Cleared
3 66 (10.17%) SC Cleared
4 43 (6.63%) CISSP
5 20 (3.08%) CISM
5 20 (3.08%) ITIL Certification
6 18 (2.77%) ISEB
7 16 (2.47%) PMI Certification
7 16 (2.47%) PMP
8 12 (1.85%) Cisco Certification
9 11 (1.69%) CISA
10 10 (1.54%) CLAS
10 10 (1.54%) GIAC
10 10 (1.54%) SANS
11 9 (1.39%) CCIE
12 8 (1.23%) CCNP
12 8 (1.23%) DV Cleared
12 8 (1.23%) Microsoft Certification
13 6 (0.92%) PhD
14 5 (0.77%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (4.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 13 (2.00%) QA
3 9 (1.39%) HMG Security Policy Framework
3 9 (1.39%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 8 (1.23%) SLA
5 6 (0.92%) PCI DSS
6 2 (0.31%) COBIT
6 2 (0.31%) Data Quality
7 1 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 60 (9.24%) Active Directory
2 42 (6.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 28 (4.31%) Hyper-V
4 16 (2.47%) Virtual Machines
5 9 (1.39%) Virtual Servers
6 6 (0.92%) Docker
7 5 (0.77%) Apache Flume
8 4 (0.62%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.62%) vSphere
9 3 (0.46%) XenApp
10 2 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
10 2 (0.31%) XenServer
11 1 (0.15%) Firmware
11 1 (0.15%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.15%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 23 (3.54%) SCCM
2 17 (2.62%) Forefront Identity Manager
2 17 (2.62%) SCVMM
3 9 (1.39%) NetBackup
4 6 (0.92%) Puppet
5 4 (0.62%) SCOM
5 4 (0.62%) Tivoli
6 3 (0.46%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.15%) FortiGate
7 1 (0.15%) Nagios
Vendors
1 123 (18.95%) Microsoft
2 85 (13.10%) VMware
3 75 (11.56%) SAP
4 73 (11.25%) Cisco
5 63 (9.71%) Oracle
6 54 (8.32%) Citrix
7 39 (6.01%) EMC
8 37 (5.70%) NetApp
9 34 (5.24%) IBM
10 24 (3.70%) Juniper
11 23 (3.54%) HP
12 19 (2.93%) CheckPoint
13 18 (2.77%) 3PAR
14 16 (2.47%) BMC
15 15 (2.31%) Symantec
16 14 (2.16%) Salesforce.com
17 9 (1.39%) Sophos
17 9 (1.39%) Veeam
18 7 (1.08%) Pega
19 6 (0.92%) BT
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £48000.00 - £52000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £90,000 + Excellent Package
Posted: 9 hours ago
Stoke-On-Trent, Staffordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £50000.00 - £56000.00 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
SCC
Posted: 23 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
BARCLAY ANDERSON LIMITED
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Coventry
Energize Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + Car
Posted: 5 days ago
Solihull, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum, Benefits benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Computer People
Salary: £50000.00 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
West Midlands
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 to £70,000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham
CGI IT UK
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 12 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Monarch Recruitment
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum, Benefits Excellent benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
West Bromwich, West Midlands (County)
Experis Ltd
Salary: £45000.00 - £55000.00 per annum + Car Allowance + Benefits
Posted: 6 days ago
Birmingham
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 days ago
Halesowen, West Midlands (County)
In touch games
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 25 days ago
Birmingham
Intouch Games
Salary: £47000 - £52000 per annum + benefits (inc flexi hrs)
Posted: 25 days ago