The first table below looks at the demand 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 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the Canary Wharf region.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 20 23 25
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 10 8 34
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 5.49% 5.03% 8.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.85% 5.67% 8.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9 6 22
Average salary £72,500 £91,250 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-20.54% +10.60%
90% offered a salary of more than £64,000 £75,000 £74,600
10% offered a salary of more than £86,000 £110,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £61,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -
Job Titles Category
Canary Wharf
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
171 141 381
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 93.96% 88.68% 92.93%
Number of salaries quoted 146 112 326
Average salary £60,000 £80,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-25.00% +10.34%
90% offered a salary of more than £38,000 £47,500 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £105,000 £100,000 £97,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
London

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 30 July 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 29 (80.56%) Finance
2 28 (77.78%) Oracle
3 23 (63.89%) Oracle Database
4 19 (52.78%) UNIX
4 19 (52.78%) Solaris
4 19 (52.78%) Linux
5 18 (50.00%) Middleware
5 18 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
6 17 (47.22%) Data Architecture
7 15 (41.67%) TOGAF
7 15 (41.67%) SOA
8 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
8 14 (38.89%) Oracle Linux
9 13 (36.11%) NAS
9 13 (36.11%) Enterprise Storage
9 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (36.11%) Oracle Exadata
9 13 (36.11%) Firewall
9 13 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
9 13 (36.11%) VMware
9 13 (36.11%) SAN
10 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
11 10 (27.78%) Risk Management
11 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
12 9 (25.00%) Software Architecture
12 9 (25.00%) Management Information System
12 9 (25.00%) Project Management
13 8 (22.22%) Migration
13 8 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
14 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 5 (13.89%) AquaLogic Service Bus
1 5 (13.89%) Oracle Service Bus
1 5 (13.89%) Apache
1 5 (13.89%) WebLogic
1 5 (13.89%) WebLogic Portal
1 5 (13.89%) WebLogic Integration
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.78%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Cognos Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) Cognos TM1
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 13 (36.11%) NAS
1 13 (36.11%) Firewall
1 13 (36.11%) SAN
2 3 (8.33%) VLAN
3 1 (2.78%) Intranet
3 1 (2.78%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (63.89%) Oracle Database
2 13 (36.11%) Oracle Exadata
3 10 (27.78%) Oracle Database 11g
4 3 (8.33%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (8.33%) Cognos Event Studio
4 3 (8.33%) Cognos Metric Studio
4 3 (8.33%) Oracle ODI
5 1 (2.78%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (2.78%) Relational Database
5 1 (2.78%) Big Data
5 1 (2.78%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (8.33%) Toad
2 1 (2.78%) ERwin
2 1 (2.78%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 29 (80.56%) Finance
2 6 (16.67%) Retail
3 5 (13.89%) Telecoms
4 2 (5.56%) Banking
4 2 (5.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (50.00%) Middleware
1 18 (50.00%) Oracle Fusion
2 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 4 (11.11%) Web Services
3 3 (8.33%) LAMP
3 3 (8.33%) Java EE
4 1 (2.78%) WSDL
4 1 (2.78%) XHTML
4 1 (2.78%) XML
4 1 (2.78%) XSD
4 1 (2.78%) XSLT
4 1 (2.78%) HTML
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.78%) CSS
4 1 (2.78%) SOAP
4 1 (2.78%) Ajax
4 1 (2.78%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (36.11%) Enterprise Storage
2 9 (25.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (8.33%) Mainframe
3 3 (8.33%) Open Source
4 2 (5.56%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.78%) Credit Risk
5 1 (2.78%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 19 (52.78%) UNIX
1 19 (52.78%) Solaris
1 19 (52.78%) Linux
2 14 (38.89%) Oracle Linux
3 3 (8.33%) Windows
4 1 (2.78%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (47.22%) Data Architecture
2 15 (41.67%) TOGAF
2 15 (41.67%) SOA
3 13 (36.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 11 (30.56%) PRINCE2
5 10 (27.78%) Risk Management
6 9 (25.00%) Software Architecture
6 9 (25.00%) Project Management
7 8 (22.22%) Migration
7 8 (22.22%) Zachman Framework
8 7 (19.44%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (16.67%) Data Modelling
9 6 (16.67%) Scrum
10 5 (13.89%) Enterprise Architecture
10 5 (13.89%) RUP
11 3 (8.33%) ETL
11 3 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
11 3 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
12 2 (5.56%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
2 4 (11.11%) SQL
3 1 (2.78%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (2.78%) CCIE
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.78%) QA
1 1 (2.78%) Solvency II
System Software
1 14 (38.89%) Active Directory
2 13 (36.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 5 (13.89%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (2.78%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 28 (77.78%) Oracle
2 13 (36.11%) VMware
3 7 (19.44%) Microsoft
4 6 (16.67%) IBM
4 6 (16.67%) BEA
5 5 (13.89%) Fujitsu
6 3 (8.33%) Cognos
7 1 (2.78%) Cisco
7 1 (2.78%) Sybase
7 1 (2.78%) CA