The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the Canary Wharf 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 1 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 13 20 37
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +17
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 17 19 8
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 11.26% 8.02% 3.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 11.56% 8.33% 4.21%
Number of salaries quoted 17 18 7
Average salary £78,000 £78,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -22.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £64,000 £87,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,500 £100,750 £104,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Architect
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the Canary Wharf 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
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
147 228 190
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 97.35% 96.20% 92.23%
Number of salaries quoted 118 202 154
Average salary £60,000 £64,000 £77,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% -17.41%
90% offered a salary of more than £36,000 £40,000 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in Canary Wharf

Architect
Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

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

Architect Salary Trend in Canary Wharf

Architect
Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the Canary Wharf region over the 3 months to 1 July 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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 14 (42.42%) Network Architecture
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco Nexus
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco
1 14 (42.42%) CCSP
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
1 14 (42.42%) Firewall
2 12 (36.36%) Finance
3 11 (33.33%) TOGAF
4 10 (30.30%) Oracle
5 9 (27.27%) SOA
6 8 (24.24%) UML
6 8 (24.24%) RUP
6 8 (24.24%) SQL
7 7 (21.21%) QA
7 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
8 6 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
8 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
8 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
8 6 (18.18%) Middleware
8 6 (18.18%) Data Management
8 6 (18.18%) Unified Process
8 6 (18.18%) ETL
8 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
8 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
8 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
9 5 (15.15%) Informatica
9 5 (15.15%) JMS
9 5 (15.15%) DB2
9 5 (15.15%) Web Services

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 1 July 2015, IT jobs across the Canary Wharf 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.03%) SharePoint
1 1 (3.03%) Apache Pig
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (42.42%) Firewall
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (6.06%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) Relational Database
2 6 (18.18%) Data Warehouse
2 6 (18.18%) RDBMS
2 6 (18.18%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (15.15%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
3 5 (15.15%) Data Mart
3 5 (15.15%) DB2
4 2 (6.06%) Oracle Exadata
4 2 (6.06%) Big Data
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.03%) HBase
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (3.03%) Impala
5 1 (3.03%) Cognos Report Studio
5 1 (3.03%) Cognos Framework Manager
5 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.03%) Oracle BI EE
5 1 (3.03%) Hadoop
5 1 (3.03%) Apache Hive
5 1 (3.03%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (15.15%) ERwin
1 5 (15.15%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 12 (36.36%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Banking
3 2 (6.06%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.03%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) Middleware
2 5 (15.15%) Web Services
2 5 (15.15%) XML
2 5 (15.15%) JMS
2 5 (15.15%) WS-I
2 5 (15.15%) XBRL
3 3 (9.09%) .NET
4 2 (6.06%) SAML
4 2 (6.06%) OAuth
5 1 (3.03%) Kafka
5 1 (3.03%) Cascading
Miscellaneous
1 6 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
1 6 (18.18%) Data Centre
2 5 (15.15%) Management Information System
2 5 (15.15%) Replication
2 5 (15.15%) Taxonomies
3 3 (9.09%) N-Tier
4 2 (6.06%) Private Cloud
5 1 (3.03%) Data Integration
5 1 (3.03%) Visualisation
5 1 (3.03%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.06%) Linux
2 1 (3.03%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (3.03%) UNIX
2 1 (3.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (42.42%) Network Architecture
2 11 (33.33%) TOGAF
3 9 (27.27%) SOA
4 8 (24.24%) UML
4 8 (24.24%) RUP
5 6 (18.18%) Data Modelling
5 6 (18.18%) ETL
5 6 (18.18%) Unified Process
5 6 (18.18%) Data Management
5 6 (18.18%) Technical Architecture
6 5 (15.15%) Zachman Framework
6 5 (15.15%) Information Architecture
6 5 (15.15%) Release Management
6 5 (15.15%) Data Migration
6 5 (15.15%) Data Validation
6 5 (15.15%) Data Architecture
6 5 (15.15%) Information Security
6 5 (15.15%) PDM
6 5 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (15.15%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (24.24%) SQL
2 4 (12.12%) Java
3 2 (6.06%) C#
Qualifications
1 14 (42.42%) CCSP
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.21%) QA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Cisco
2 10 (30.30%) Oracle
3 5 (15.15%) Microsoft
3 5 (15.15%) Informatica
3 5 (15.15%) Talend
4 3 (9.09%) IBM
5 1 (3.03%) Cognos