The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the City of London 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 5 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 31 28 28
Rank change year-on-year
-3 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 410 659 700
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.13% 6.46% 6.82%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.44% 6.78% 7.21%
Number of salaries quoted 353 573 560
Average salary £77,500 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+6.89% -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,750 £60,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £90,000 £90,250
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 City of London 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
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
6363 9725 9706
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.07% 95.35% 94.54%
Number of salaries quoted 5728 8455 8287
Average salary £57,500 £54,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.50% -0.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £33,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Architect across the City of London region.

Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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.

1 327 (44.98%) Finance
2 185 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
3 180 (24.76%) Java
4 173 (23.80%) Banking
5 162 (22.28%) Oracle
6 158 (21.73%) SOA
7 109 (14.99%) .NET
8 108 (14.86%) TOGAF
9 101 (13.89%) Degree
10 96 (13.20%) SQL
11 89 (12.24%) Microsoft
12 85 (11.69%) Windows
13 84 (11.55%) Data Management
14 83 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
15 82 (11.28%) Enterprise Architecture
16 77 (10.59%) Data Modelling
17 76 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
17 76 (10.45%) Linux
17 76 (10.45%) SQL Server
18 68 (9.35%) Data Architecture
19 67 (9.22%) JavaScript
19 67 (9.22%) CRM
20 64 (8.80%) Marketing
21 63 (8.67%) Web Services
21 63 (8.67%) XML
21 63 (8.67%) Big Data
22 62 (8.53%) Data Warehouse
22 62 (8.53%) Migration
23 61 (8.39%) Middleware
23 61 (8.39%) SDLC

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT jobs across the City of London 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 30 (4.13%) SharePoint
2 26 (3.58%) IIS
3 25 (3.44%) BizTalk Server
4 24 (3.30%) Apache
4 24 (3.30%) Tomcat
4 24 (3.30%) WebSphere
5 18 (2.48%) CICS
5 18 (2.48%) JBoss
5 18 (2.48%) Node.js
6 16 (2.20%) CMS
7 15 (2.06%) Apache Spark
8 12 (1.65%) Apache Solr
9 11 (1.51%) Apache Pig
10 10 (1.38%) SharePoint 2013
11 8 (1.10%) Elasticsearch
11 8 (1.10%) OpenStack
12 7 (0.96%) FileNet
13 6 (0.83%) Adobe Experience Manager
13 6 (0.83%) GlassFish
13 6 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 47 (6.46%) MS Excel
2 9 (1.24%) MS Office
3 3 (0.41%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (0.41%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 20 (2.75%) Oracle EBS
2 16 (2.20%) Dynamics CRM
3 8 (1.10%) Dynamics AX
4 7 (0.96%) Oracle BPM
5 6 (0.83%) SAP ERP
6 4 (0.55%) AquaLogic BPM
6 4 (0.55%) Maximo
6 4 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
6 4 (0.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 3 (0.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.28%) Dynamics GP
8 2 (0.28%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.28%) Dynamics SL
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 2 (0.28%) Oracle Receivables
9 1 (0.14%) Magento
9 1 (0.14%) Payment Gateway
9 1 (0.14%) SAP hybris
Cloud Services
1 43 (5.91%) SaaS
2 33 (4.54%) Microsoft Azure
3 31 (4.26%) Amazon AWS
4 26 (3.58%) Force.com
5 14 (1.93%) Cloud Computing
6 13 (1.79%) PaaS
7 12 (1.65%) IaaS
8 10 (1.38%) Office 365
9 9 (1.24%) iPaaS
10 2 (0.28%) Azure Active Directory
10 2 (0.28%) Boomi
10 2 (0.28%) SoftLayer
11 1 (0.14%) CloudFront
11 1 (0.14%) GitHub
11 1 (0.14%) Google App Engine
11 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
11 1 (0.14%) Joyent
11 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.34%) DNS
2 15 (2.06%) LAN
3 14 (1.93%) Firewall
4 13 (1.79%) SAN
4 13 (1.79%) WAN
5 11 (1.51%) TCP/IP
6 10 (1.38%) DHCP
7 9 (1.24%) NAS
8 8 (1.10%) ATM
8 8 (1.10%) Network Security
8 8 (1.10%) VPN
9 7 (0.96%) OpenLDAP
10 6 (0.83%) Cisco Nexus
11 5 (0.69%) IP Telephony
12 4 (0.55%) Fibre Channel
12 4 (0.55%) Internet
12 4 (0.55%) MPLS
13 3 (0.41%) Cisco ASA
14 2 (0.28%) iSCSI
14 2 (0.28%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (10.45%) SQL Server
2 63 (8.67%) Big Data
3 62 (8.53%) Data Warehouse
4 56 (7.70%) Hadoop
5 38 (5.23%) NoSQL
6 30 (4.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 25 (3.44%) MongoDB
8 23 (3.16%) Apache Cassandra
9 22 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 21 (2.89%) DB2
10 21 (2.89%) Oracle Database
11 19 (2.61%) SQL Server 2005
12 18 (2.48%) SQL Server 2008
12 18 (2.48%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 17 (2.34%) Data Mart
13 17 (2.34%) Relational Database
14 15 (2.06%) SQL Server 2012
15 13 (1.79%) Apache Hive
16 12 (1.65%) RDBMS
17 11 (1.51%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 22 (3.03%) Jenkins
2 18 (2.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 13 (1.79%) Git (software)
3 13 (1.79%) Maven
4 12 (1.65%) JUnit
5 11 (1.51%) Subversion
6 9 (1.24%) Eclipse
6 9 (1.24%) IntelliJ
6 9 (1.24%) NetBeans
7 8 (1.10%) NUnit
8 6 (0.83%) JIRA
8 6 (0.83%) Mockito
8 6 (0.83%) Talend Open Studio
8 6 (0.83%) Visual Studio
9 5 (0.69%) Axure RP
9 5 (0.69%) ClearQuest
9 5 (0.69%) TeamCity
10 4 (0.55%) Ant
10 4 (0.55%) Bugzilla
10 4 (0.55%) ClearCase
General
1 327 (44.98%) Finance
2 173 (23.80%) Banking
3 64 (8.80%) Marketing
4 52 (7.15%) Telecoms
5 40 (5.50%) Retail
6 32 (4.40%) Investment Banking
7 23 (3.16%) Advertising
8 18 (2.48%) Front Office
9 17 (2.34%) Back Office
9 17 (2.34%) Financial Institution
10 11 (1.51%) Law
10 11 (1.51%) Legal
11 8 (1.10%) Manufacturing
11 8 (1.10%) Pharmaceutical
12 4 (0.55%) Games
13 3 (0.41%) Billing
14 2 (0.28%) Electronics
14 2 (0.28%) Publishing
14 2 (0.28%) Retail Banking
15 1 (0.14%) Aerospace
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 109 (14.99%) .NET
2 63 (8.67%) Web Services
2 63 (8.67%) XML
3 61 (8.39%) Middleware
4 39 (5.36%) J2EE
5 29 (3.99%) HTML
6 25 (3.44%) CSS
7 24 (3.30%) Oracle Fusion
8 21 (2.89%) jQuery
9 19 (2.61%) Spring
10 17 (2.34%) SOAP
11 16 (2.20%) ASP.NET
12 15 (2.06%) Akka
13 14 (1.93%) Java EE
13 14 (1.93%) Play Framework
13 14 (1.93%) REST
13 14 (1.93%) Sinatra
13 14 (1.93%) WCF
14 13 (1.79%) Twitter Bootstrap
15 11 (1.51%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 83 (11.42%) Analytical Skills
2 55 (7.57%) Data Centre
3 40 (5.50%) Data Integration
4 38 (5.23%) Computer Science
4 38 (5.23%) Management Information System
5 32 (4.40%) Hybrid Cloud
6 27 (3.71%) Enterprise Software
7 21 (2.89%) N-Tier
8 19 (2.61%) Mainframe
8 19 (2.61%) User Experience
9 16 (2.20%) Algorithms
10 15 (2.06%) Data Structures
11 13 (1.79%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 13 (1.79%) Mathematics
12 11 (1.51%) Fixed Income
12 11 (1.51%) Public Cloud
12 11 (1.51%) SWIFT
13 9 (1.24%) Client/Server
14 8 (1.10%) Mobile App
15 7 (0.96%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 85 (11.69%) Windows
2 76 (10.45%) Linux
3 39 (5.36%) Windows Server
4 31 (4.26%) Unix
5 30 (4.13%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 15 (2.06%) Solaris
7 11 (1.51%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (0.83%) Android
8 6 (0.83%) Apple iOS
8 6 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 4 (0.55%) HPUX
9 4 (0.55%) Windows 7
10 3 (0.41%) Ubuntu
10 3 (0.41%) Windows Server 2003
11 2 (0.28%) AIX
11 2 (0.28%) Debian
11 2 (0.28%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.14%) CentOS
12 1 (0.14%) Oracle Linux
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 185 (25.45%) Agile Software Development
2 158 (21.73%) SOA
3 108 (14.86%) TOGAF
4 84 (11.55%) Data Management
5 82 (11.28%) Enterprise Architecture
6 77 (10.59%) Data Modelling
7 76 (10.45%) Business Intelligence
8 68 (9.35%) Data Architecture
9 67 (9.22%) CRM
10 62 (8.53%) Migration
11 61 (8.39%) SDLC
12 58 (7.98%) Project Management
12 58 (7.98%) Stakeholder Management
13 57 (7.84%) Analytics
14 54 (7.43%) Presales
15 48 (6.60%) ETL
16 46 (6.33%) Technical Architecture
17 42 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
18 38 (5.23%) Scrum
19 37 (5.09%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 180 (24.76%) Java
2 96 (13.20%) SQL
3 67 (9.22%) JavaScript
4 46 (6.33%) C#
5 34 (4.68%) Scala
6 28 (3.85%) C++
7 26 (3.58%) Python
8 25 (3.44%) T-SQL
9 18 (2.48%) COBOL
10 13 (1.79%) C
10 13 (1.79%) Ruby
11 8 (1.10%) VBA
11 8 (1.10%) XPath
12 6 (0.83%) PHP
13 5 (0.69%) PL/SQL
13 5 (0.69%) VBScript
14 3 (0.41%) Bash Shell
14 3 (0.41%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 3 (0.41%) R
15 2 (0.28%) Clojure
Qualifications
1 101 (13.89%) Degree
2 16 (2.20%) ISEB
3 13 (1.79%) CISSP
3 13 (1.79%) Security Cleared
4 7 (0.96%) CISM
4 7 (0.96%) SC Cleared
5 6 (0.83%) CESG Certified Professional
6 5 (0.69%) CISA
6 5 (0.69%) Cisco Certification
6 5 (0.69%) CLAS
7 4 (0.55%) CCNP
7 4 (0.55%) CRISC
7 4 (0.55%) GIAC
7 4 (0.55%) MBA
7 4 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
7 4 (0.55%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.55%) SANS
8 3 (0.41%) CITP
8 3 (0.41%) DV Cleared
8 3 (0.41%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (2.61%) Data Quality
2 16 (2.20%) QA
3 13 (1.79%) SEPA
4 8 (1.10%) ISO 9001
5 6 (0.83%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 5 (0.69%) SLA
7 3 (0.41%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.41%) EMIR
7 3 (0.41%) PCI DSS
7 3 (0.41%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 41 (5.64%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (3.16%) Active Directory
3 13 (1.79%) Hyper-V
4 5 (0.69%) Docker
5 4 (0.55%) vSphere
6 3 (0.41%) vCloud
7 2 (0.28%) ProxySG
8 1 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.14%) Varnish
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESX
8 1 (0.14%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
8 1 (0.14%) XenApp
8 1 (0.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 24 (3.30%) Puppet
2 22 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
3 13 (1.79%) Ansible
4 10 (1.38%) SCCM
5 5 (0.69%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (0.28%) HP Quality Center
6 2 (0.28%) Jitterbit
6 2 (0.28%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
6 2 (0.28%) Nagios
6 2 (0.28%) SCOrch
6 2 (0.28%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.14%) AirWatch
7 1 (0.14%) CA LISA
7 1 (0.14%) Icinga
7 1 (0.14%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.14%) logstash
7 1 (0.14%) OpenNMS
7 1 (0.14%) Pacemaker
7 1 (0.14%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.14%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 162 (22.28%) Oracle
2 89 (12.24%) Microsoft
3 53 (7.29%) VMware
4 50 (6.88%) SAP
5 44 (6.05%) IBM
6 36 (4.95%) Salesforce.com
7 35 (4.81%) Siebel
8 33 (4.54%) Red Hat
9 23 (3.16%) hybris
10 21 (2.89%) Citrix
11 19 (2.61%) Cisco
11 19 (2.61%) TIBCO
12 13 (1.79%) Google
12 13 (1.79%) webMethods
13 9 (1.24%) BEA
14 8 (1.10%) Adobe
14 8 (1.10%) Cloudera
15 7 (0.96%) SaltStack
15 7 (0.96%) Teradata
16 6 (0.83%) Talend
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Third Republic Ltd
Salary: Very competitive salary & bens package
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + big benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Proprius Recruitment
Salary: From £75,000 to £95,000 per annum + Financial Benefits + Bonuses
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + bonus +Full bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Spring Technology
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £85,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £75,000
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000-95,000k + a brilliant package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £85000 - £87000 per annum + Excellent Benefits, Bonus and Car
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £110,000+ plus unrivalled benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45 000 to £79 750 basic (+ seriously good package!!!)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55k - £80k + Benefits package including bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £90,000 + excellent package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £90000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000 plus outstanding package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £55000 - £63400 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £65,000 to £70,000 per annum £70k + Health, Life Insurance, Pens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + core bens + £10-15K flexi-bens
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Oscar
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago