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 21 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 20 25 26
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 7 11 31
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 4.55% 5.91% 7.36%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.93% 7.48% 7.97%
Number of salaries quoted 6 10 23
Average salary £71,250 £81,250 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-12.30% -1.51%
90% offered a salary of more than £65,750 £74,900 £72,800
10% offered a salary of more than £81,250 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
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
142 147 389
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 92.21% 79.03% 92.40%
Number of salaries quoted 127 131 326
Average salary £57,500 £77,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.80% +6.89%
90% offered a salary of more than £39,000 £45,000 £39,800
10% offered a salary of more than £98,000 £100,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 21 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 24 (80.00%) Finance
2 22 (73.33%) Oracle
3 16 (53.33%) Oracle Database
4 15 (50.00%) Data Architecture
5 14 (46.67%) UNIX
5 14 (46.67%) Solaris
5 14 (46.67%) Linux
6 13 (43.33%) Middleware
6 13 (43.33%) TOGAF
6 13 (43.33%) Oracle Fusion
7 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
7 12 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
8 11 (36.67%) SOA
8 11 (36.67%) SAN
8 11 (36.67%) Firewall
8 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
8 11 (36.67%) VMware
8 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
8 11 (36.67%) NAS
8 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Storage
8 11 (36.67%) Oracle Exadata
9 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
9 9 (30.00%) Project Management
9 9 (30.00%) Software Architecture
10 8 (26.67%) Risk Management
11 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
11 7 (23.33%) Zachman Framework
11 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (20.00%) IBM
12 6 (20.00%) Microsoft

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 August 2014, 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 2 (6.67%) WebLogic
1 2 (6.67%) Apache
1 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Portal
1 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Integration
1 2 (6.67%) AquaLogic Service Bus
1 2 (6.67%) Oracle Service Bus
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.33%) WebSphere
2 1 (3.33%) Tomcat
2 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (10.00%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (10.00%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 11 (36.67%) SAN
1 11 (36.67%) Firewall
1 11 (36.67%) NAS
2 3 (10.00%) VLAN
3 1 (3.33%) Network Security
3 1 (3.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (53.33%) Oracle Database
2 11 (36.67%) Oracle Exadata
3 5 (16.67%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (10.00%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (10.00%) Oracle ODI
4 3 (10.00%) Cognos Event Studio
4 3 (10.00%) Cognos Metric Studio
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server
5 1 (3.33%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) Big Data
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (3.33%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Toad
2 1 (3.33%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (3.33%) ERwin
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 24 (80.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Retail
3 2 (6.67%) Telecoms
3 2 (6.67%) Law
3 2 (6.67%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (43.33%) Middleware
1 13 (43.33%) Oracle Fusion
2 5 (16.67%) .NET
3 4 (13.33%) Web Services
4 3 (10.00%) LAMP
4 3 (10.00%) Java EE
5 1 (3.33%) Silverlight
5 1 (3.33%) Ajax
5 1 (3.33%) HTML
5 1 (3.33%) XML
5 1 (3.33%) XSD
5 1 (3.33%) XSLT
5 1 (3.33%) XHTML
5 1 (3.33%) WSDL
5 1 (3.33%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (3.33%) J2EE
5 1 (3.33%) ASP.NET
5 1 (3.33%) CSS
5 1 (3.33%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (36.67%) Enterprise Storage
2 7 (23.33%) Management Information System
3 3 (10.00%) Mainframe
3 3 (10.00%) Open Source
4 1 (3.33%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.33%) Credit Risk
4 1 (3.33%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 14 (46.67%) UNIX
1 14 (46.67%) Solaris
1 14 (46.67%) Linux
2 12 (40.00%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (10.00%) Windows
4 1 (3.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (50.00%) Data Architecture
2 13 (43.33%) TOGAF
3 11 (36.67%) Stakeholder Management
3 11 (36.67%) SOA
4 9 (30.00%) Project Management
4 9 (30.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (30.00%) Software Architecture
5 8 (26.67%) Risk Management
6 7 (23.33%) Zachman Framework
6 7 (23.33%) Continuous Improvement
7 6 (20.00%) Migration
8 5 (16.67%) Scrum
8 5 (16.67%) Data Modelling
8 5 (16.67%) Enterprise Architecture
9 4 (13.33%) RUP
10 3 (10.00%) ETL
10 3 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
10 3 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
10 3 (10.00%) Performance Tuning
11 2 (6.67%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 5 (16.67%) SQL
2 2 (6.67%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
3 1 (3.33%) Java
3 1 (3.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (3.33%) CCIE
1 1 (3.33%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (3.33%) Degree
System Software
1 12 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 11 (36.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (16.67%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (3.33%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 22 (73.33%) Oracle
2 11 (36.67%) VMware
3 6 (20.00%) IBM
3 6 (20.00%) Microsoft
4 3 (10.00%) Cognos
5 2 (6.67%) BEA
5 2 (6.67%) Fujitsu
6 1 (3.33%) CA
6 1 (3.33%) Cisco
6 1 (3.33%) Sybase