The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Worcestershire region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 40 36 41
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 4 1 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 1.56% 0.50% 0.51%
As % of the Job Titles category 1.65% 0.50% 0.52%
Number of salaries quoted 4 1 0
Average salary £48,750 £45,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
Architect
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Worcestershire 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
Worcestershire
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
243 199 193
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Worcestershire 94.55% 100.00% 97.97%
Number of salaries quoted 226 184 165
Average salary £35,000 £34,000 £32,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
90% offered a salary of more than £20,500 £19,000 £22,000
10% offered a salary of more than £49,000 £45,000 £45,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Worcestershire

Architect
Salary Trend in Worcestershire

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

Architect Salary Trend in Worcestershire

Architect
Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Worcestershire

Architect
Job Locations in Worcestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the Worcestershire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(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
Worcester +2 2 £71,250 +58.33% 1
Redditch - 2 £25,000 - 1
Architect
West Midlands

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Worcestershire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Network Security
1 6 (54.55%) SolarWinds
2 5 (45.45%) SIEM
3 4 (36.36%) Splunk
3 4 (36.36%) ArcSight
3 4 (36.36%) LogRhythm
3 4 (36.36%) Trustwave
3 4 (36.36%) QRadar
3 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
3 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (36.36%) CEH
3 4 (36.36%) GCIA
3 4 (36.36%) GCIH
3 4 (36.36%) Intel Security
3 4 (36.36%) CISA
3 4 (36.36%) C
3 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
3 4 (36.36%) CISSP
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (18.18%) SaaS
4 2 (18.18%) Network Management
4 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (18.18%) Sourcefire
4 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
4 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (18.18%) Juniper
4 2 (18.18%) Nagios
4 2 (18.18%) OSPF

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Worcestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT jobs across the Worcestershire region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (18.18%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 6 (54.55%) Network Security
2 4 (36.36%) TCP/IP
2 4 (36.36%) Wireshark
3 2 (18.18%) BGP
3 2 (18.18%) Firewall
3 2 (18.18%) OSPF
3 2 (18.18%) SNMP
3 2 (18.18%) VPN
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
1 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
1 2 (18.18%) CSS
1 2 (18.18%) HTML
1 2 (18.18%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (18.18%) Linux
1 2 (18.18%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) SIEM
2 4 (36.36%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (18.18%) Data Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) E-Commerce
3 2 (18.18%) Mentoring
3 2 (18.18%) MVC
3 2 (18.18%) Network Management
3 2 (18.18%) OO
3 2 (18.18%) Software Engineering
4 1 (9.09%) Cybersecurity
4 1 (9.09%) High Availability
4 1 (9.09%) Presales
4 1 (9.09%) Protective Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (36.36%) C
2 2 (18.18%) C#
2 2 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 2 (18.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) CEH
1 4 (36.36%) CISA
1 4 (36.36%) CISSP
1 4 (36.36%) GCIA
1 4 (36.36%) GCIH
2 2 (18.18%) CCDP
2 2 (18.18%) CCIE
2 2 (18.18%) Cisco Certification
2 2 (18.18%) MCSD
2 2 (18.18%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
3 1 (9.09%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 4 (36.36%) QRadar
2 2 (18.18%) Nagios
Vendors
1 6 (54.55%) SolarWinds
2 4 (36.36%) ArcSight
2 4 (36.36%) Intel Security
2 4 (36.36%) LogRhythm
2 4 (36.36%) Splunk
2 4 (36.36%) Trustwave
3 2 (18.18%) Cisco
3 2 (18.18%) Juniper
3 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
3 2 (18.18%) Palo Alto
3 2 (18.18%) Sourcefire
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
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