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 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 7 17 17
Rank change year-on-year
+10 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 19 10 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 15.20% 9.80% 10.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 15.97% 11.11% 12.32%
Number of salaries quoted 18 8 21
Average salary £83,750 £80,750 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.71% -5.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £67,100 £71,000 £78,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £98,000 £105,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
119 90 276
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 95.20% 88.24% 89.03%
Number of salaries quoted 116 79 218
Average salary £65,000 £65,000 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -23.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £42,500 £25,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £120,000 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 12 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 15 (57.69%) Finance
1 15 (57.69%) TOGAF
2 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (34.62%) QA
4 8 (30.77%) XML
4 8 (30.77%) RUP
5 7 (26.92%) UML
5 7 (26.92%) SOA
5 7 (26.92%) Middleware
5 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
5 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (23.08%) Zachman Framework
6 6 (23.08%) Web Services
6 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
6 6 (23.08%) SDLC
7 5 (19.23%) Logical Data Model
7 5 (19.23%) Physical Data Model
7 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
7 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
7 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
7 5 (19.23%) XBRL
7 5 (19.23%) SQL
7 5 (19.23%) Unified Process
7 5 (19.23%) Internet
7 5 (19.23%) ERwin
7 5 (19.23%) Data Management
7 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture
7 5 (19.23%) Master Data Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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.

Cloud Services
1 1 (3.85%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (19.23%) Internet
2 3 (11.54%) BGP
2 3 (11.54%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (11.54%) DMZ
2 3 (11.54%) Firewall
2 3 (11.54%) IPsec
2 3 (11.54%) Junos
2 3 (11.54%) LAN
2 3 (11.54%) MPLS
2 3 (11.54%) Multicast
2 3 (11.54%) Network Security
2 3 (11.54%) OSPF
2 3 (11.54%) VLAN
2 3 (11.54%) VPLS
2 3 (11.54%) VPN
2 3 (11.54%) WAN
3 2 (7.69%) HTTP
3 2 (7.69%) Kerberos
3 2 (7.69%) SSL
3 2 (7.69%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (19.23%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (19.23%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (15.38%) Data Mart
2 4 (15.38%) Oracle ODI
2 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 3 (11.54%) DB2
Development Applications
1 5 (19.23%) ERwin
2 4 (15.38%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 15 (57.69%) Finance
2 2 (7.69%) Banking
2 2 (7.69%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (30.77%) XML
2 7 (26.92%) Middleware
3 6 (23.08%) Web Services
4 5 (19.23%) XBRL
5 4 (15.38%) JMS
5 4 (15.38%) WS-I
6 2 (7.69%) J2EE
6 2 (7.69%) OAuth
6 2 (7.69%) OpenID
6 2 (7.69%) SPNEGO
Miscellaneous
1 10 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (23.08%) Data Centre
3 4 (15.38%) Replication
3 4 (15.38%) Taxonomies
4 3 (11.54%) Management Information System
5 2 (7.69%) PKI
6 1 (3.85%) Data Integration
6 1 (3.85%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (7.69%) Linux
1 2 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (57.69%) TOGAF
2 8 (30.77%) RUP
3 7 (26.92%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (26.92%) Enterprise Architecture
3 7 (26.92%) SOA
3 7 (26.92%) Technical Architecture
3 7 (26.92%) UML
4 6 (23.08%) SDLC
4 6 (23.08%) Zachman Framework
5 5 (19.23%) Data Architecture
5 5 (19.23%) Data Management
5 5 (19.23%) Data Modelling
5 5 (19.23%) Logical Data Model
5 5 (19.23%) Master Data Management
5 5 (19.23%) Physical Data Model
5 5 (19.23%) Unified Process
6 4 (15.38%) ETL
6 4 (15.38%) Migration
6 4 (15.38%) PDM
6 4 (15.38%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 5 (19.23%) SQL
2 2 (7.69%) C#
2 2 (7.69%) Java
3 1 (3.85%) C
3 1 (3.85%) C++
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) JNCIS
2 2 (7.69%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (34.62%) QA
2 1 (3.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 2 (7.69%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 10 (38.46%) Oracle
2 4 (15.38%) Informatica
2 4 (15.38%) Talend
3 3 (11.54%) Cisco
3 3 (11.54%) F5
3 3 (11.54%) Juniper
3 3 (11.54%) Palo Alto
4 2 (7.69%) Microsoft
5 1 (3.85%) BEA