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

Location
3 months to
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 15 25 38
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 3 24 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 3.26% 8.00% 4.92%
As % of the Job Titles category 3.70% 10.39% 5.25%
Number of salaries quoted 3 23 18
Average salary £72,500 £80,000 £82,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-9.37% -3.03%
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,500
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
81 231 362
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Canary Wharf 88.04% 77.00% 93.78%
Number of salaries quoted 72 221 304
Average salary £57,500 £80,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-28.12% +14.28%
90% offered a salary of more than £44,000 £47,500 £40,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £100,000 £110,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 October 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in Canary Wharf

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 7 (50.00%) Oracle
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
3 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
4 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
4 5 (35.71%) SOA
4 5 (35.71%) SQL
4 5 (35.71%) .NET
4 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
5 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
5 4 (28.57%) Web Services
5 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
6 3 (21.43%) ETL
6 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
6 3 (21.43%) Cognos
6 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
6 3 (21.43%) Toad
6 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (21.43%) UNIX
6 3 (21.43%) Windows
6 3 (21.43%) Solaris
6 3 (21.43%) Linux
6 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (21.43%) VLAN
6 3 (21.43%) Java EE
6 3 (21.43%) Cognos TM1
6 3 (21.43%) Law
6 3 (21.43%) LAMP

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in Canary Wharf by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
1 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
1 1 (7.14%) WebSphere
1 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 3 (21.43%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Cognos TM1
1 3 (21.43%) Cognos Business Intelligence
Cloud Services
1 3 (21.43%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (21.43%) VLAN
2 2 (14.29%) NAS
2 2 (14.29%) Firewall
2 2 (14.29%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (35.71%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (21.43%) Oracle ODI
2 3 (21.43%) Cognos Event Studio
2 3 (21.43%) Cognos Metric Studio
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Exadata
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
4 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 1 (7.14%) Big Data
4 1 (7.14%) NoSQL
4 1 (7.14%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Toad
2 1 (7.14%) PowerDesigner
2 1 (7.14%) ERwin
2 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 8 (57.14%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Law
3 2 (14.29%) Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) .NET
2 4 (28.57%) Web Services
3 3 (21.43%) Java EE
3 3 (21.43%) LAMP
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Fusion
4 2 (14.29%) Middleware
5 1 (7.14%) WSDL
5 1 (7.14%) WebSphere MQ
5 1 (7.14%) XHTML
5 1 (7.14%) XML
5 1 (7.14%) XSD
5 1 (7.14%) XSLT
5 1 (7.14%) J2EE
5 1 (7.14%) HTML
5 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 1 (7.14%) CSS
5 1 (7.14%) SOAP
5 1 (7.14%) Ajax
5 1 (7.14%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 3 (21.43%) Mainframe
1 3 (21.43%) Open Source
2 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Storage
3 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
3 1 (7.14%) Management Information System
3 1 (7.14%) iPhone
3 1 (7.14%) Credit Risk
3 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.14%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 3 (21.43%) UNIX
1 3 (21.43%) Windows
1 3 (21.43%) Solaris
1 3 (21.43%) Linux
1 3 (21.43%) Oracle Linux
2 1 (7.14%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (42.86%) TOGAF
1 6 (42.86%) Enterprise Architecture
2 5 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (35.71%) SOA
3 4 (28.57%) Data Architecture
3 4 (28.57%) Data Modelling
4 3 (21.43%) ETL
4 3 (21.43%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (21.43%) Zachman Framework
4 3 (21.43%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (14.29%) Line Management
5 2 (14.29%) Mentoring
5 2 (14.29%) Software Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (14.29%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (14.29%) Project Management
5 2 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 1 (7.14%) UML
6 1 (7.14%) Content Management
6 1 (7.14%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 5 (35.71%) SQL
2 1 (7.14%) Java
2 1 (7.14%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
2 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (14.29%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
3 3 (21.43%) Cognos
4 2 (14.29%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) IBM
5 1 (7.14%) CA
5 1 (7.14%) Sybase