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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 25 19 24
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 4 6 16
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 2.61% 4.20% 7.88%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.03% 4.62% 10.32%
Number of salaries quoted 4 5 14
Average salary £81,250 £72,500 £81,250
Average salary % change year-on-year
+12.06% -10.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £76,500 £68,500 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £84,250 £83,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.62%
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
132 130 155
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 86.27% 90.91% 76.35%
Number of salaries quoted 99 115 140
Average salary £60,000 £57,500 £80,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.34% -28.12%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,000 £39,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,750 £100,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 11 (44.00%) Cisco
1 11 (44.00%) CCSP
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
1 11 (44.00%) Network Architecture
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
2 9 (36.00%) Finance
3 7 (28.00%) Oracle
3 7 (28.00%) RUP
4 6 (24.00%) SQL
4 6 (24.00%) SOA
4 6 (24.00%) Technical Architecture
4 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
5 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
5 5 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
5 5 (20.00%) QA
5 5 (20.00%) ETL
5 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
5 5 (20.00%) UML
5 5 (20.00%) Unified Process
5 5 (20.00%) Middleware
5 5 (20.00%) Data Management
6 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (16.00%) Replication
6 4 (16.00%) Data Mart
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
6 4 (16.00%) Change Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 (4.00%) Apache Pig
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (44.00%) Firewall
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (8.00%) VPN
2 2 (8.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (20.00%) Data Warehouse
1 5 (20.00%) Oracle ODI
1 5 (20.00%) Relational Database
2 4 (16.00%) DB2
2 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
2 4 (16.00%) RDBMS
2 4 (16.00%) Data Mart
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle BI EE
3 1 (4.00%) Hadoop
3 1 (4.00%) Apache Hive
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Exadata
3 1 (4.00%) HBase
3 1 (4.00%) Big Data
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Reports
3 1 (4.00%) Impala
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos Report Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Cognos Framework Manager
Development Applications
1 4 (16.00%) ERwin
1 4 (16.00%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 9 (36.00%) Finance
2 3 (12.00%) Banking
3 2 (8.00%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.00%) Retail
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (20.00%) Middleware
2 4 (16.00%) Web Services
2 4 (16.00%) XML
2 4 (16.00%) JMS
2 4 (16.00%) WS-I
2 4 (16.00%) XBRL
3 2 (8.00%) SAML
3 2 (8.00%) OAuth
4 1 (4.00%) Kafka
4 1 (4.00%) Cascading
4 1 (4.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (16.00%) Data Centre
2 4 (16.00%) Management Information System
2 4 (16.00%) Replication
2 4 (16.00%) Taxonomies
3 2 (8.00%) Private Cloud
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.00%) Data Integration
4 1 (4.00%) Visualisation
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (44.00%) Network Architecture
2 9 (36.00%) TOGAF
3 7 (28.00%) RUP
4 6 (24.00%) SOA
4 6 (24.00%) Technical Architecture
5 5 (20.00%) UML
5 5 (20.00%) Data Management
5 5 (20.00%) ETL
5 5 (20.00%) Data Modelling
5 5 (20.00%) Unified Process
6 4 (16.00%) Information Security
6 4 (16.00%) PDM
6 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (16.00%) Change Management
6 4 (16.00%) Validation
6 4 (16.00%) Migration
6 4 (16.00%) Zachman Framework
6 4 (16.00%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Information Architecture
6 4 (16.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (24.00%) SQL
2 1 (4.00%) C#
2 1 (4.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 11 (44.00%) CCSP
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (20.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 1 (4.00%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) Cisco
2 7 (28.00%) Oracle
3 4 (16.00%) Informatica
3 4 (16.00%) Talend
4 3 (12.00%) Microsoft
5 1 (4.00%) BEA
5 1 (4.00%) Cognos
5 1 (4.00%) IBM