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 4 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
4 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 16 19 19
Rank change year-on-year
+3 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 12 30 38
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 9.76% 11.19% 11.31%
As % of the Job Titles category 12.00% 12.35% 11.88%
Number of salaries quoted 11 15 37
Average salary £72,500 £78,000 £100,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.05% -22.00%
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
100 243 320
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 81.30% 90.67% 95.24%
Number of salaries quoted 85 190 257
Average salary £67,500 £80,000 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.62% -
90% offered a salary of more than £25,000 £53,200 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,750 £100,000 £120,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 4 March 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (31.25%) Oracle
3 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (18.75%) Firewall
4 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
4 3 (18.75%) Java
4 3 (18.75%) SQL
4 3 (18.75%) .NET
4 3 (18.75%) UML
4 3 (18.75%) SOA
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco
4 3 (18.75%) CCSP
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
4 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
4 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
5 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
5 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
5 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
5 2 (12.50%) QA
5 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
5 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
5 2 (12.50%) Middleware
5 2 (12.50%) IBM
5 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
5 2 (12.50%) ETL
5 2 (12.50%) IKE
5 2 (12.50%) Linux
5 2 (12.50%) RUP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 March 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 2 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Cognos TM1
Communications & Networking
1 3 (18.75%) Firewall
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (12.50%) IKE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (12.50%) RDBMS
1 2 (12.50%) Relational Database
1 2 (12.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
2 1 (6.25%) DB2
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database 10g
2 1 (6.25%) Data Mart
2 1 (6.25%) Big Data
2 1 (6.25%) NoSQL
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Exadata
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle ODI
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) ERwin
1 1 (6.25%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 7 (43.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Banking
2 2 (12.50%) Law
3 1 (6.25%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (18.75%) .NET
2 2 (12.50%) Middleware
3 1 (6.25%) JMS
3 1 (6.25%) Web Services
3 1 (6.25%) XML
3 1 (6.25%) WS-I
3 1 (6.25%) XBRL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Management Information System
1 2 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (6.25%) Replication
2 1 (6.25%) Grid Computing
2 1 (6.25%) Taxonomies
2 1 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (6.25%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 2 (12.50%) Linux
2 1 (6.25%) UNIX
2 1 (6.25%) Solaris
2 1 (6.25%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Enterprise Architecture
2 4 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (18.75%) TOGAF
3 3 (18.75%) UML
3 3 (18.75%) SOA
3 3 (18.75%) Network Architecture
3 3 (18.75%) Mentoring
4 2 (12.50%) Portfolio Management
4 2 (12.50%) Data Architecture
4 2 (12.50%) Strategic Planning
4 2 (12.50%) ETL
4 2 (12.50%) RUP
4 2 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (12.50%) Data Management
4 2 (12.50%) Information Security
4 2 (12.50%) Data Modelling
5 1 (6.25%) Validation
5 1 (6.25%) Migration
5 1 (6.25%) Scrum
5 1 (6.25%) Unified Process
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Java
1 3 (18.75%) SQL
2 1 (6.25%) C#
2 1 (6.25%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) CCSP
1 3 (18.75%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (6.25%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 5 (31.25%) Oracle
2 3 (18.75%) Cisco
3 2 (12.50%) IBM
3 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
4 1 (6.25%) Cognos
4 1 (6.25%) Informatica
4 1 (6.25%) Talend