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

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 39 35 33
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -2
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 646 690 759
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.44% 5.83% 5.90%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.87% 6.26% 6.28%
Number of salaries quoted 538 591 664
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
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
10998 11016 12086
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.61% 93.13% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9251 9758 11049
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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.

1 380 (27.38%) Finance
2 362 (26.08%) Oracle
3 317 (22.84%) Java
4 235 (16.93%) Microsoft
5 198 (14.27%) Business Intelligence
6 196 (14.12%) SQL
6 196 (14.12%) Banking
7 192 (13.83%) SOA
8 190 (13.69%) TOGAF
9 188 (13.54%) .NET
10 169 (12.18%) SQL Server
11 162 (11.67%) Enterprise Architecture
12 157 (11.31%) Linux
13 145 (10.45%) Web Services
14 143 (10.30%) Windows
15 139 (10.01%) Data Warehouse
16 125 (9.01%) Big Data
17 123 (8.86%) Degree
18 122 (8.79%) Data Modelling
19 120 (8.65%) Middleware
19 120 (8.65%) Retail
20 113 (8.14%) XML
20 113 (8.14%) Technical Architecture
21 106 (7.64%) IBM
22 104 (7.49%) HTML
22 104 (7.49%) SharePoint
22 104 (7.49%) VMware
23 101 (7.28%) J2EE
24 99 (7.13%) ETL
25 98 (7.06%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, 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
1 104 (7.49%) SharePoint
2 49 (3.53%) WebSphere
3 42 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
4 39 (2.81%) MS Exchange
5 35 (2.52%) SharePoint 2010
6 34 (2.45%) Tomcat
7 30 (2.16%) Apache
8 28 (2.02%) CMS
9 26 (1.87%) SAS
10 23 (1.66%) BizTalk Server
11 22 (1.59%) Adobe CQ
12 20 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2010
13 19 (1.37%) WebLogic
14 18 (1.30%) IIS
15 15 (1.08%) WebLogic Portal
15 15 (1.08%) Lync
16 14 (1.01%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 11 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
18 9 (0.65%) WebSphere Application Server
18 9 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 73 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.01%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
3 12 (0.86%) InDesign
4 10 (0.72%) MS Visio
5 7 (0.50%) MS Office
6 4 (0.29%) InfoPath
6 4 (0.29%) PowerPivot
7 3 (0.22%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 77 (5.55%) Oracle EBS
2 49 (3.53%) Oracle EBS R12
3 30 (2.16%) Oracle ERP
4 18 (1.30%) Oracle BPM
5 12 (0.86%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.72%) Oracle SCM
6 10 (0.72%) Oracle Retail
7 9 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (0.58%) AquaLogic BPM
9 6 (0.43%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.43%) Dynamics AX
9 6 (0.43%) Google Analytics
10 4 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
10 4 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
10 4 (0.29%) Fredhopper
11 3 (0.22%) Magento
11 3 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
11 3 (0.22%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
12 2 (0.14%) Documaker
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.24%) SaaS
2 44 (3.17%) Amazon AWS
3 31 (2.23%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (2.16%) Office 365
5 25 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
6 23 (1.66%) PaaS
7 18 (1.30%) IaaS
8 7 (0.50%) Force.com
9 5 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
10 3 (0.22%) Amazon S3
11 1 (0.072%) Amazon ELB
11 1 (0.072%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 70 (5.04%) SAN
2 54 (3.89%) Firewall
3 38 (2.74%) Internet
4 31 (2.23%) LAN
5 26 (1.87%) VPN
6 24 (1.73%) WAN
7 23 (1.66%) Wireless
8 21 (1.51%) HTTP
9 20 (1.44%) TCP/IP
10 18 (1.30%) VLAN
11 16 (1.15%) NAS
11 16 (1.15%) Kerberos
12 14 (1.01%) DNS
12 14 (1.01%) NetScaler
13 13 (0.94%) Unified Communications
13 13 (0.94%) Network Security
14 11 (0.79%) VoIP
15 9 (0.65%) SSL
16 8 (0.58%) Intranet
16 8 (0.58%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 169 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 139 (10.01%) Data Warehouse
3 125 (9.01%) Big Data
4 79 (5.69%) Oracle Database
5 73 (5.26%) Hadoop
6 48 (3.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 47 (3.39%) Oracle BI EE
8 44 (3.17%) Oracle ODI
9 43 (3.10%) MongoDB
10 42 (3.03%) MySQL
11 41 (2.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 41 (2.95%) Relational Database
12 37 (2.67%) Oracle Exadata
13 33 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 32 (2.31%) NoSQL
14 32 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
15 31 (2.23%) QlikView
16 23 (1.66%) SQL Server 2012
17 22 (1.59%) Apache Hive
18 21 (1.51%) HBase
Development Applications
1 27 (1.95%) Git (software)
2 26 (1.87%) Jenkins
3 22 (1.59%) Visual Studio
4 21 (1.51%) JIRA
4 21 (1.51%) Talend Open Studio
5 19 (1.37%) Team Foundation Server
6 16 (1.15%) Maven
6 16 (1.15%) Log4j
6 16 (1.15%) JConsole
7 15 (1.08%) Subversion
7 15 (1.08%) Selenium
8 14 (1.01%) Axure RP
9 12 (0.86%) Balsamiq Mockups
10 9 (0.65%) TeamCity
10 9 (0.65%) JMeter
10 9 (0.65%) NUnit
11 8 (0.58%) JUnit
12 7 (0.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
13 6 (0.43%) Mercurial
14 5 (0.36%) CruiseControl
General
1 380 (27.38%) Finance
2 196 (14.12%) Banking
3 120 (8.65%) Retail
4 72 (5.19%) Investment Banking
5 60 (4.32%) Telecoms
6 46 (3.31%) Marketing
7 42 (3.03%) Advertising
8 38 (2.74%) Legal
9 26 (1.87%) Manufacturing
10 25 (1.80%) Back Office
11 18 (1.30%) Financial Institution
11 18 (1.30%) International Banking
12 16 (1.15%) Law
13 14 (1.01%) Games
14 12 (0.86%) Electronics
15 11 (0.79%) Publishing
16 9 (0.65%) Retail Banking
17 7 (0.50%) Corporate Banking
18 5 (0.36%) Front Office
19 4 (0.29%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (13.54%) .NET
2 145 (10.45%) Web Services
3 120 (8.65%) Middleware
4 113 (8.14%) XML
5 104 (7.49%) HTML
6 101 (7.28%) J2EE
7 95 (6.84%) CSS
8 86 (6.20%) Oracle Fusion
9 77 (5.55%) Spring
9 77 (5.55%) SOAP
10 75 (5.40%) REST
11 53 (3.82%) ASP.NET
11 53 (3.82%) Hibernate
12 44 (3.17%) jQuery
13 42 (3.03%) Java EE
14 41 (2.95%) JSON
15 37 (2.67%) Ajax
16 32 (2.31%) HTML5
17 31 (2.23%) WCF
18 20 (1.44%) JMX
Miscellaneous
1 62 (4.47%) Computer Science
2 48 (3.46%) Enterprise Storage
3 46 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
4 45 (3.24%) Open Source
5 44 (3.17%) Data Integration
6 37 (2.67%) Management Information System
7 35 (2.52%) Replication
8 27 (1.95%) Digital Media
9 24 (1.73%) Visualisation
9 24 (1.73%) Clustering
10 23 (1.66%) Mainframe
11 22 (1.59%) N-Tier
12 19 (1.37%) Client/Server
12 19 (1.37%) Oracle Exalogic
13 17 (1.22%) Mathematics
13 17 (1.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 14 (1.01%) Blackberry
15 13 (0.94%) Derivative
16 12 (0.86%) Statistics
16 12 (0.86%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 157 (11.31%) Linux
2 143 (10.30%) Windows
3 60 (4.32%) UNIX
4 50 (3.60%) Android
5 36 (2.59%) Apple iOS
6 30 (2.16%) Solaris
7 17 (1.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.86%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.58%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.50%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
11 6 (0.43%) AIX
12 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
13 2 (0.14%) CentOS
13 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.14%) HPUX
13 2 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 198 (14.27%) Business Intelligence
2 192 (13.83%) SOA
3 190 (13.69%) TOGAF
4 162 (11.67%) Enterprise Architecture
5 122 (8.79%) Data Modelling
6 113 (8.14%) Technical Architecture
7 99 (7.13%) ETL
8 98 (7.06%) Agile Software Development
9 95 (6.84%) OO
10 93 (6.70%) Data Architecture
11 92 (6.63%) CRM
12 88 (6.34%) UML
12 88 (6.34%) Analytics
13 83 (5.98%) Project Management
14 79 (5.69%) Stakeholder Management
15 77 (5.55%) ERP
16 76 (5.48%) ITIL
17 68 (4.90%) E-Commerce
18 67 (4.83%) Scrum
19 61 (4.39%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 317 (22.84%) Java
2 196 (14.12%) SQL
3 86 (6.20%) C#
4 81 (5.84%) JavaScript
5 39 (2.81%) C++
6 30 (2.16%) T-SQL
7 27 (1.95%) R
8 24 (1.73%) Python
9 23 (1.66%) PowerShell
10 20 (1.44%) Scala
11 16 (1.15%) C
12 14 (1.01%) XPath
13 12 (0.86%) PHP
13 12 (0.86%) PL/SQL
14 9 (0.65%) Ruby
15 8 (0.58%) VBA
15 8 (0.58%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.58%) VBScript
16 6 (0.43%) VB
16 6 (0.43%) Perl
Qualifications
1 123 (8.86%) Degree
2 52 (3.75%) Security Cleared
3 35 (2.52%) SC Cleared
4 27 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
5 23 (1.66%) Cisco Certification
6 21 (1.51%) MCITP
7 18 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 18 (1.30%) CISSP
8 16 (1.15%) MCSE
9 14 (1.01%) CCNP
10 10 (0.72%) CCIE
11 9 (0.65%) DV Cleared
12 8 (0.58%) CCNA
13 7 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (0.50%) CEH
13 7 (0.50%) CCIA
14 6 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
14 6 (0.43%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.43%) MCSA
14 6 (0.43%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 83 (5.98%) QA
2 17 (1.22%) Data Quality
2 17 (1.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (0.72%) COBIT
4 9 (0.65%) ISO 9001
4 9 (0.65%) SLA
5 8 (0.58%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.22%) Basel II
6 3 (0.22%) ISO 9000
7 2 (0.14%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.072%) EMIR
8 1 (0.072%) Dodd-Frank
8 1 (0.072%) Basel III
8 1 (0.072%) HL7
8 1 (0.072%) ISO/IEC 17799
8 1 (0.072%) GAAP
System Software
1 81 (5.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 68 (4.90%) Active Directory
3 27 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 22 (1.59%) XenApp
5 20 (1.44%) VMware ESX
6 17 (1.22%) XenDesktop
7 16 (1.15%) Oracle RAC
8 13 (0.94%) vCloud
9 12 (0.86%) Xen
10 9 (0.65%) vSphere
11 7 (0.50%) XenServer
12 5 (0.36%) Sendmail
12 5 (0.36%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.29%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.29%) IAG
14 3 (0.22%) Varnish
15 1 (0.072%) PowerConvert
15 1 (0.072%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 18 (1.30%) SCCM
2 12 (0.86%) SCOM
3 10 (0.72%) OpenSSO
4 8 (0.58%) HP Quality Center
5 7 (0.50%) Puppet
6 6 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 6 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
7 5 (0.36%) XenMobile
7 5 (0.36%) CA SiteMinder
7 5 (0.36%) Windows Intune
8 4 (0.29%) Tivoli
8 4 (0.29%) NetBackup
9 3 (0.22%) Backup Exec
9 3 (0.22%) ARCserve
9 3 (0.22%) Norton AntiVirus
9 3 (0.22%) SCVMM
10 2 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
10 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
11 1 (0.072%) SCSM
11 1 (0.072%) CA Spectrum
Vendors
1 362 (26.08%) Oracle
2 235 (16.93%) Microsoft
3 106 (7.64%) IBM
4 104 (7.49%) VMware
5 70 (5.04%) Citrix
6 62 (4.47%) SAP
7 58 (4.18%) Cisco
8 55 (3.96%) Adobe
9 37 (2.67%) Cognos
10 34 (2.45%) Business Objects
10 34 (2.45%) hybris
11 33 (2.38%) Tableau
12 31 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
13 30 (2.16%) HP
14 28 (2.02%) TIBCO
15 26 (1.87%) ATG
15 26 (1.87%) Juniper
16 24 (1.73%) NetApp
17 21 (1.51%) Talend
18 20 (1.44%) Teradata
City, London
Trust In Soda
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £60,000 per annum OTE, Bi Annual bonus, Travel Costs, Health Ins
Posted: 22 hours ago
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum £90k & Bonus, Car, Health, Pension, Life etc
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
EXCELerate
Salary: From £90,000 to £110,000 per annum £90k & Bonus & Car Allowance & Flex
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Car + Pension + Bonus + Health
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Easyjet
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £70000 - £100000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £75000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + generous package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 10k Cash allowance + exellent bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £80000 - £105000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus + Car.
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 6 days ago