The table below looks at the statistics for the IT Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IT Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Architect
Rank 199 208 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 12 3 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.22% 0.056% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.23% 0.058% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 2 0
Average salary £47,500 £41,495 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+14.47% -
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,925 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-0.67% +25.84%
IT 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
5125 5131 4879
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the West Midlands 94.96% 95.00% 95.95%
Number of salaries quoted 4293 4334 4050
Average salary £40,000 £39,000 £37,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £24,500 £23,500
10% offered a salary of more than £59,000 £55,000 £57,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Architect in the job title across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

IT Architect
Salary Trend in the West Midlands

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

IT Architect Salary Trend in the West Midlands

IT Architect
Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Architect across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015.

IT Architect Salary Histogram in the West Midlands

IT Architect
Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IT Architect within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 28 May 2015. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +1 12 £47,500 - 1
IT Architect
England

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Architect in their job title.

1 8 (53.33%) LAN
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
2 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
2 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
2 6 (40.00%) Change Management
2 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
2 6 (40.00%) Finance
2 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
4 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
4 3 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
4 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
4 3 (20.00%) Business Development
4 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
4 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
4 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
4 3 (20.00%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) GIS
4 3 (20.00%) UNIX

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, IT jobs across the West Midlands region that cited IT Architect in their job title mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled with IT Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (40.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (53.33%) LAN
2 6 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (13.33%) TCP/IP
3 2 (13.33%) VPN
3 2 (13.33%) MPLS
3 2 (13.33%) OSPF
3 2 (13.33%) BGP
3 2 (13.33%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (13.33%) VLAN
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (13.33%) Cisco Nexus
3 2 (13.33%) HSRP
Development Applications
1 2 (13.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (40.00%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 5 (33.33%) Data Centre
2 3 (20.00%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 6 (40.00%) Windows
2 3 (20.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Service Delivery
1 6 (40.00%) Change Management
1 6 (40.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (20.00%) Security Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Financial Modelling
2 3 (20.00%) Risk Management
2 3 (20.00%) Mentoring
2 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 3 (20.00%) Requirements Management
2 3 (20.00%) Business Development
2 3 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 3 (20.00%) Knowledge Management
2 3 (20.00%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (20.00%) Service Management
3 2 (13.33%) Network Architecture
3 2 (13.33%) Project Governance
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (13.33%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (13.33%) CCNP
2 2 (13.33%) CCDP
2 2 (13.33%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (40.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 8 (53.33%) Cisco
2 6 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 6 (40.00%) VMware
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £38000.00 - £40000.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago