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

Location
3 months to
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 31 36 49
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +13
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 613 770 574
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.06% 5.90% 4.85%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.57% 6.38% 5.21%
Number of salaries quoted 533 637 502
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.83%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £56,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £92,500 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £61,750 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+1.21% +2.91%
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
9324 12065 11025
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.19% 92.46% 93.21%
Number of salaries quoted 8003 10213 9492
Average salary £55,000 £53,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.80% +1.90%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,000 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 28 May 2015.

Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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.

1 409 (31.37%) Finance
2 326 (25.00%) Oracle
3 315 (24.16%) Java
4 268 (20.55%) Banking
5 259 (19.86%) SOA
6 236 (18.10%) TOGAF
7 223 (17.10%) Agile Software Development
8 193 (14.80%) Middleware
9 185 (14.19%) Retail
10 182 (13.96%) Microsoft
11 165 (12.65%) .NET
12 159 (12.19%) Enterprise Architecture
13 143 (10.97%) Oracle Fusion
14 137 (10.51%) SQL
15 129 (9.89%) SQL Server
16 125 (9.59%) Web Services
17 124 (9.51%) Business Intelligence
18 115 (8.82%) Big Data
19 113 (8.67%) VMware
20 110 (8.44%) Linux
21 104 (7.98%) Cisco
22 103 (7.90%) Windows
23 99 (7.59%) Project Management
24 97 (7.44%) Zachman Framework
25 96 (7.36%) Data Warehouse
26 93 (7.13%) Data Centre
27 90 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
28 89 (6.83%) SDLC
29 85 (6.52%) Degree
30 83 (6.37%) J2EE

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

For the 6 months to 28 May 2015, 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 59 (4.52%) SharePoint
2 42 (3.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 38 (2.91%) WebSphere
4 37 (2.84%) Oracle Service Bus
5 36 (2.76%) WebLogic
6 31 (2.38%) SAS
7 23 (1.76%) MS Exchange
7 23 (1.76%) WebLogic Portal
8 21 (1.61%) Lync
9 20 (1.53%) BizTalk Server
10 19 (1.46%) IIS
11 18 (1.38%) JBoss
12 17 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
12 17 (1.30%) CMS
13 16 (1.23%) FileNet
13 16 (1.23%) SharePoint 2013
14 15 (1.15%) Node.js
14 15 (1.15%) Adobe Experience Manager
14 15 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2013
15 14 (1.07%) Tomcat
Applications
1 74 (5.67%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.84%) MS Office
3 23 (1.76%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.31%) SPSS
4 4 (0.31%) PowerPivot
5 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
5 2 (0.15%) MS Project
5 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.15%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.077%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.077%) Mathematica
6 1 (0.077%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 56 (4.29%) Oracle BPM
2 46 (3.53%) Oracle EBS
3 24 (1.84%) Oracle EBS R12
4 21 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
5 16 (1.23%) Oracle Utilities
5 16 (1.23%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
7 9 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
8 5 (0.38%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.31%) SAP ERP
10 3 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
10 3 (0.23%) Remedy ITSM
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle FAH
10 3 (0.23%) SAP CO
10 3 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
10 3 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
10 3 (0.23%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.15%) SimCorp Dimension
11 2 (0.15%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 55 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
2 52 (3.99%) Office 365
3 50 (3.83%) Amazon AWS
4 31 (2.38%) SaaS
5 23 (1.76%) IaaS
6 16 (1.23%) PaaS
7 12 (0.92%) Force.com
8 5 (0.38%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
9 4 (0.31%) Azure Active Directory
10 3 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.15%) GitHub
11 2 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.15%) Yammer
11 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
12 1 (0.077%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.077%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.077%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.077%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 66 (5.06%) Firewall
2 57 (4.37%) WAN
3 51 (3.91%) SAN
4 41 (3.14%) LAN
5 40 (3.07%) Cisco Nexus
6 33 (2.53%) Wireless
7 29 (2.22%) DNS
8 27 (2.07%) Cisco ASA
8 27 (2.07%) Internet
9 26 (1.99%) Network Security
10 22 (1.69%) VPN
11 21 (1.61%) FTP
12 17 (1.30%) MPLS
12 17 (1.30%) EIGRP
13 16 (1.23%) HTTP
13 16 (1.23%) ATM
14 13 (1.00%) Ethernet
15 12 (0.92%) WLAN
16 11 (0.84%) VLAN
16 11 (0.84%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 129 (9.89%) SQL Server
2 115 (8.82%) Big Data
3 96 (7.36%) Data Warehouse
4 63 (4.83%) Hadoop
5 59 (4.52%) Relational Database
6 55 (4.22%) Oracle Database
7 53 (4.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 46 (3.53%) Oracle ODI
9 43 (3.30%) Oracle Database 11g
10 37 (2.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 33 (2.53%) QlikView
12 27 (2.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 27 (2.07%) NoSQL
13 21 (1.61%) RDBMS
14 20 (1.53%) MySQL
15 18 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
16 16 (1.23%) MongoDB
17 15 (1.15%) Data Mining
18 14 (1.07%) Microsoft Analysis Services
19 13 (1.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (1.07%) Jenkins
2 11 (0.84%) Git (software)
3 10 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
4 9 (0.69%) Subversion
5 7 (0.54%) Hudson
6 6 (0.46%) Visual Studio
6 6 (0.46%) Maven
7 5 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 5 (0.38%) Selenium
7 5 (0.38%) Axure RP
7 5 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
8 4 (0.31%) Ant
8 4 (0.31%) JUnit
8 4 (0.31%) Eclipse
8 4 (0.31%) NUnit
8 4 (0.31%) SoapUI
8 4 (0.31%) Cucumber
8 4 (0.31%) TestNG
8 4 (0.31%) TeamCity
8 4 (0.31%) Talend Open Studio
General
1 409 (31.37%) Finance
2 268 (20.55%) Banking
3 185 (14.19%) Retail
4 67 (5.14%) Marketing
5 62 (4.75%) Telecoms
6 49 (3.76%) Legal
7 44 (3.37%) Manufacturing
8 42 (3.22%) Law
9 31 (2.38%) Investment Banking
10 24 (1.84%) Billing
11 18 (1.38%) Back Office
12 17 (1.30%) Electronics
13 15 (1.15%) Publishing
14 13 (1.00%) Financial Institution
15 12 (0.92%) Retail Banking
16 10 (0.77%) International Banking
17 7 (0.54%) Advertising
18 6 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
18 6 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
19 4 (0.31%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (14.80%) Middleware
2 165 (12.65%) .NET
3 143 (10.97%) Oracle Fusion
4 125 (9.59%) Web Services
5 83 (6.37%) J2EE
6 62 (4.75%) XML
7 46 (3.53%) HTML
8 37 (2.84%) ASP.NET
9 34 (2.61%) CSS
9 34 (2.61%) Spring
10 32 (2.45%) REST
11 29 (2.22%) .NET Framework
12 23 (1.76%) SOAP
13 20 (1.53%) Hibernate
13 20 (1.53%) Visualforce
13 20 (1.53%) jQuery
14 19 (1.46%) AngularJS
15 18 (1.38%) HTML5
16 17 (1.30%) WCF
16 17 (1.30%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 93 (7.13%) Data Centre
2 72 (5.52%) Data Integration
3 54 (4.14%) Enterprise Software
4 52 (3.99%) Analytical Skills
5 34 (2.61%) Computer Science
6 31 (2.38%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.22%) SWIFT
8 23 (1.76%) User Experience
9 20 (1.53%) Clustering
10 19 (1.46%) Mobile App
10 19 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 17 (1.30%) Mainframe
12 15 (1.15%) DTV
13 14 (1.07%) Replication
13 14 (1.07%) FlexPod
13 14 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
14 13 (1.00%) Private Cloud
15 12 (0.92%) PKI
15 12 (0.92%) Online Banking
15 12 (0.92%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 110 (8.44%) Linux
2 103 (7.90%) Windows
3 67 (5.14%) UNIX
4 22 (1.69%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 12 (0.92%) CentOS
5 12 (0.92%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (0.84%) Android
7 8 (0.61%) Apple iOS
7 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
8 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (0.23%) Windows Vista
9 3 (0.23%) Solaris
10 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.077%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.077%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
11 1 (0.077%) AIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 259 (19.86%) SOA
2 236 (18.10%) TOGAF
3 223 (17.10%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (12.19%) Enterprise Architecture
5 124 (9.51%) Business Intelligence
6 99 (7.59%) Project Management
7 97 (7.44%) Zachman Framework
8 89 (6.83%) SDLC
9 80 (6.13%) CRM
10 78 (5.98%) ETL
10 78 (5.98%) Analytics
11 77 (5.90%) Scrum
11 77 (5.90%) Stakeholder Management
12 75 (5.75%) Migration
13 73 (5.60%) Data Modelling
14 72 (5.52%) Data Management
15 69 (5.29%) UML
16 68 (5.21%) Technical Architecture
17 62 (4.75%) OO
18 59 (4.52%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 315 (24.16%) Java
2 137 (10.51%) SQL
3 74 (5.67%) C#
4 59 (4.52%) JavaScript
5 37 (2.84%) R
6 36 (2.76%) Scala
7 30 (2.30%) C++
8 23 (1.76%) C
9 20 (1.53%) PHP
9 20 (1.53%) Apex Code
10 15 (1.15%) T-SQL
11 12 (0.92%) PL/SQL
12 11 (0.84%) Perl
12 11 (0.84%) Python
12 11 (0.84%) Shell Script
13 10 (0.77%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 9 (0.69%) Ruby
15 6 (0.46%) PowerShell
16 4 (0.31%) VBA
16 4 (0.31%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 85 (6.52%) Degree
2 49 (3.76%) Cisco Certification
3 38 (2.91%) Security Cleared
4 30 (2.30%) CCIE
5 28 (2.15%) CISSP
5 28 (2.15%) SC Cleared
6 16 (1.23%) CCNP
7 14 (1.07%) CCNA
8 12 (0.92%) CISM
9 10 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
10 8 (0.61%) CCDP
11 7 (0.54%) DV Cleared
11 7 (0.54%) CISA
12 6 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.46%) PMI Certification
13 5 (0.38%) CRISC
13 5 (0.38%) PMP
14 4 (0.31%) MCSE
14 4 (0.31%) CEH
14 4 (0.31%) NVQ Level 3
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (1.76%) QA
2 22 (1.69%) Data Quality
3 18 (1.38%) Solvency II
4 15 (1.15%) COBIT
4 15 (1.15%) SLA
5 9 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.69%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.15%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.15%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.077%) HIPAA
8 1 (0.077%) EMIR
8 1 (0.077%) Basel II
System Software
1 90 (6.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 53 (4.06%) Active Directory
3 30 (2.30%) vSphere
4 21 (1.61%) Hyper-V
5 13 (1.00%) XenApp
6 7 (0.54%) vCloud
7 5 (0.38%) Oracle RAC
7 5 (0.38%) XenDesktop
8 4 (0.31%) VMware ESX
8 4 (0.31%) Xen
9 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.15%) ISA Server
10 2 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.15%) UAG
10 2 (0.15%) XenServer
11 1 (0.077%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.077%) pfSense
11 1 (0.077%) HDFS
11 1 (0.077%) Docker
Systems Management
1 12 (0.92%) Tivoli
2 10 (0.77%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 9 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.54%) Puppet
4 7 (0.54%) CiscoWorks
5 6 (0.46%) Windows Intune
5 6 (0.46%) SCCM
6 5 (0.38%) AirWatch
6 5 (0.38%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.31%) Nagios
8 3 (0.23%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.23%) Hyperic
9 2 (0.15%) MOM
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.15%) Cisco LMS
9 2 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.15%) SCOM
10 1 (0.077%) Rundeck
10 1 (0.077%) Graphite
Vendors
1 326 (25.00%) Oracle
2 182 (13.96%) Microsoft
3 113 (8.67%) VMware
4 104 (7.98%) Cisco
5 68 (5.21%) SAP
6 58 (4.45%) IBM
7 50 (3.83%) Citrix
8 33 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
9 31 (2.38%) F5
9 31 (2.38%) NetApp
9 31 (2.38%) EMC
9 31 (2.38%) Juniper
9 31 (2.38%) TIBCO
10 30 (2.30%) Pega
11 28 (2.15%) Informatica
12 27 (2.07%) HP
13 25 (1.92%) hybris
14 23 (1.76%) CheckPoint
15 22 (1.69%) Red Hat
16 21 (1.61%) Business Objects
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65-75k
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £90000 per annum + BONUS AND PENSION
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE, BONUS
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + 15% bonus depending on experience
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Centric Resource
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Competitive Bonus Structure + Gene
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Testing Circle Ltd
Salary: From £75,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £90000 - £110000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £80000 per annum + car allowance, Pension, Healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
CGI
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Montash
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Twenty Recruitment Group
Salary: From £60,000 to £90,000 per annum circa £80,000 PA
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Anderson Lamb
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum plus bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: £1 per annum + competitive + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
EarthStream Global
Salary: Up to £95,000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £65,000 per annum +benefits
Posted: 2 days ago