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

Location
3 months to
2 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 32 35 46
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 621 758 613
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.07% 5.89% 5.04%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.59% 6.36% 5.41%
Number of salaries quoted 543 630 526
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
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
9422 11918 11324
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.11% 92.55% 93.05%
Number of salaries quoted 8125 10076 9811
Average salary £55,000 £54,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.85% +2.85%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

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 2 July 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 2 July 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.

1 421 (32.36%) Finance
2 321 (24.67%) Java
3 317 (24.37%) Oracle
4 266 (20.45%) Banking
5 265 (20.37%) SOA
6 257 (19.75%) TOGAF
7 232 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
8 187 (14.37%) Microsoft
9 185 (14.22%) Retail
10 184 (14.14%) .NET
11 171 (13.14%) Enterprise Architecture
12 170 (13.07%) Middleware
13 139 (10.68%) SQL Server
14 126 (9.68%) SQL
14 126 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
14 126 (9.68%) Big Data
15 122 (9.38%) Oracle Fusion
16 113 (8.69%) Zachman Framework
17 112 (8.61%) Data Warehouse
18 111 (8.53%) Web Services
19 108 (8.30%) Project Management
20 107 (8.22%) Windows
21 101 (7.76%) Degree
21 101 (7.76%) Analytics
22 96 (7.38%) VMware
23 95 (7.30%) J2EE
24 92 (7.07%) Cisco
25 89 (6.84%) MS Excel
25 89 (6.84%) Linux
26 88 (6.76%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 67 (5.15%) SharePoint
2 40 (3.07%) SAS
3 37 (2.84%) WebSphere
4 35 (2.69%) WebLogic
5 28 (2.15%) IIS
5 28 (2.15%) BizTalk Server
5 28 (2.15%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 27 (2.08%) Oracle Service Bus
7 24 (1.84%) WebLogic Portal
7 24 (1.84%) Node.js
8 21 (1.61%) Lync
8 21 (1.61%) JBoss
9 20 (1.54%) MS Exchange
9 20 (1.54%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 17 (1.31%) SharePoint 2010
10 17 (1.31%) Drupal
11 16 (1.23%) CMS
12 15 (1.15%) Apache
13 13 (1.00%) Tomcat
13 13 (1.00%) FileNet
Applications
1 89 (6.84%) MS Excel
2 27 (2.08%) MS Visio
3 23 (1.77%) MS Office
4 5 (0.38%) SPSS
5 4 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.23%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.15%) MS Project
8 1 (0.077%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.077%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.077%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.077%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 45 (3.46%) Oracle EBS
2 43 (3.31%) Oracle BPM
3 20 (1.54%) Oracle EBS R12
4 17 (1.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 16 (1.23%) Oracle ERP
5 16 (1.23%) Oracle Utilities
6 12 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
7 11 (0.85%) Oracle Retail
8 5 (0.38%) Markit EDM
9 4 (0.31%) AWD
10 3 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
10 3 (0.23%) Oracle FAH
10 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
10 3 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
11 2 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
11 2 (0.15%) Maximo
11 2 (0.15%) SAP CO
11 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.15%) AquaLogic BPM
11 2 (0.15%) SimCorp Dimension
Cloud Services
1 57 (4.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (3.54%) Amazon AWS
3 44 (3.38%) Office 365
4 34 (2.61%) SaaS
5 24 (1.84%) IaaS
6 19 (1.46%) PaaS
7 11 (0.85%) Force.com
8 10 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
9 5 (0.38%) GitHub
9 5 (0.38%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
10 3 (0.23%) Azure Active Directory
11 2 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.15%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.077%) Heroku
12 1 (0.077%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.077%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.077%) Sumo Logic
Communications & Networking
1 65 (5.00%) Firewall
2 56 (4.30%) WAN
3 46 (3.54%) SAN
4 40 (3.07%) LAN
5 33 (2.54%) Cisco Nexus
6 32 (2.46%) DNS
6 32 (2.46%) Wireless
7 25 (1.92%) Network Security
8 24 (1.84%) Cisco ASA
9 21 (1.61%) VPN
10 18 (1.38%) FTP
10 18 (1.38%) HTTP
11 17 (1.31%) MPLS
11 17 (1.31%) EIGRP
12 16 (1.23%) Internet
12 16 (1.23%) ATM
13 13 (1.00%) OSPF
13 13 (1.00%) BGP
14 12 (0.92%) Ethernet
14 12 (0.92%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 139 (10.68%) SQL Server
2 126 (9.68%) Big Data
3 112 (8.61%) Data Warehouse
4 73 (5.61%) Hadoop
5 63 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 46 (3.54%) Relational Database
7 43 (3.31%) Oracle Database
8 40 (3.07%) Oracle ODI
9 39 (3.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 36 (2.77%) QlikView
11 34 (2.61%) Oracle Database 11g
12 32 (2.46%) NoSQL
13 30 (2.31%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 21 (1.61%) MySQL
15 20 (1.54%) RDBMS
16 18 (1.38%) Oracle BI EE
17 15 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
18 14 (1.08%) MongoDB
19 13 (1.00%) Apache Hive
19 13 (1.00%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 21 (1.61%) Jenkins
2 14 (1.08%) Axure RP
3 12 (0.92%) TeamCity
3 12 (0.92%) Git (software)
4 10 (0.77%) Visual Studio
5 9 (0.69%) Subversion
6 8 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
7 7 (0.54%) Hudson
7 7 (0.54%) Maven
8 6 (0.46%) NUnit
8 6 (0.46%) Octopus Deploy
9 5 (0.38%) JIRA
9 5 (0.38%) JUnit
9 5 (0.38%) Cucumber
9 5 (0.38%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 4 (0.31%) TestNG
10 4 (0.31%) JBehave
10 4 (0.31%) WebDriver
10 4 (0.31%) SoapUI
10 4 (0.31%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 421 (32.36%) Finance
2 266 (20.45%) Banking
3 185 (14.22%) Retail
4 73 (5.61%) Marketing
5 68 (5.23%) Telecoms
6 51 (3.92%) Legal
7 46 (3.54%) Law
8 43 (3.31%) Manufacturing
9 29 (2.23%) Investment Banking
10 22 (1.69%) Billing
11 18 (1.38%) Electronics
12 17 (1.31%) Financial Institution
13 15 (1.15%) Back Office
14 12 (0.92%) Publishing
15 10 (0.77%) International Banking
16 8 (0.61%) Front Office
17 7 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
17 7 (0.54%) Retail Banking
18 6 (0.46%) Corporate Banking
19 5 (0.38%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 184 (14.14%) .NET
2 170 (13.07%) Middleware
3 122 (9.38%) Oracle Fusion
4 111 (8.53%) Web Services
5 95 (7.30%) J2EE
6 68 (5.23%) XML
7 59 (4.53%) HTML
8 41 (3.15%) CSS
8 41 (3.15%) ASP.NET
9 32 (2.46%) REST
10 29 (2.23%) .NET Framework
11 28 (2.15%) SOAP
12 27 (2.08%) Spring
13 23 (1.77%) HTML5
14 19 (1.46%) AngularJS
14 19 (1.46%) ASP.NET Web API
15 18 (1.38%) Visualforce
15 18 (1.38%) ASP.NET MVC
15 18 (1.38%) WCF
16 16 (1.23%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 73 (5.61%) Data Centre
2 71 (5.46%) Data Integration
3 68 (5.23%) Enterprise Software
4 57 (4.38%) Analytical Skills
5 45 (3.46%) Management Information System
6 37 (2.84%) Computer Science
7 33 (2.54%) SWIFT
8 32 (2.46%) User Experience
9 23 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 20 (1.54%) Clustering
11 18 (1.38%) Mobile App
12 16 (1.23%) DTV
12 16 (1.23%) PKI
13 14 (1.08%) Social Network
14 13 (1.00%) Life Science
14 13 (1.00%) Replication
15 12 (0.92%) Mainframe
15 12 (0.92%) Enterprise Storage
16 11 (0.85%) FlexPod
16 11 (0.85%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 107 (8.22%) Windows
2 89 (6.84%) Linux
3 53 (4.07%) UNIX
4 15 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 10 (0.77%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.54%) CentOS
6 7 (0.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.54%) Android
7 6 (0.46%) Apple iOS
8 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
9 3 (0.23%) AIX
9 3 (0.23%) Solaris
10 2 (0.15%) Windows 7
10 2 (0.15%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.077%) Oracle Linux
11 1 (0.077%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.077%) SUSE
11 1 (0.077%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 265 (20.37%) SOA
2 257 (19.75%) TOGAF
3 232 (17.83%) Agile Software Development
4 171 (13.14%) Enterprise Architecture
5 126 (9.68%) Business Intelligence
6 113 (8.69%) Zachman Framework
7 108 (8.30%) Project Management
8 101 (7.76%) Analytics
9 88 (6.76%) CRM
10 84 (6.46%) ETL
10 84 (6.46%) Data Management
11 83 (6.38%) SDLC
12 77 (5.92%) Migration
12 77 (5.92%) Technical Architecture
13 76 (5.84%) UML
14 73 (5.61%) ITIL
14 73 (5.61%) Scrum
15 72 (5.53%) Data Modelling
16 70 (5.38%) E-Commerce
17 67 (5.15%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 321 (24.67%) Java
2 126 (9.68%) SQL
3 88 (6.76%) C#
4 71 (5.46%) JavaScript
5 43 (3.31%) Scala
6 38 (2.92%) R
7 37 (2.84%) C++
8 33 (2.54%) C
9 26 (2.00%) PHP
10 18 (1.38%) Apex Code
11 16 (1.23%) Python
12 15 (1.15%) T-SQL
13 12 (0.92%) Ruby
13 12 (0.92%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 10 (0.77%) Perl
15 9 (0.69%) Shell Script
16 8 (0.61%) VBA
16 8 (0.61%) PL/SQL
17 5 (0.38%) PowerShell
18 4 (0.31%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 101 (7.76%) Degree
2 45 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
3 39 (3.00%) Security Cleared
4 32 (2.46%) CISSP
5 24 (1.84%) CCIE
6 23 (1.77%) SC Cleared
7 16 (1.23%) CCNP
8 14 (1.08%) CCNA
9 13 (1.00%) CISM
10 10 (0.77%) CCDP
10 10 (0.77%) Microsoft Certification
10 10 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 8 (0.61%) CISA
12 7 (0.54%) DV Cleared
13 6 (0.46%) CRISC
13 6 (0.46%) PMI Certification
14 5 (0.38%) PMP
14 5 (0.38%) CEH
14 5 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
14 5 (0.38%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.31%) Data Quality
2 24 (1.84%) QA
3 23 (1.77%) Solvency II
4 17 (1.31%) COBIT
4 17 (1.31%) SLA
5 8 (0.61%) ISO 9001
6 7 (0.54%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 7 (0.54%) PCI DSS
7 2 (0.15%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.077%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.077%) EMIR
System Software
1 65 (5.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (3.84%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.61%) Hyper-V
4 16 (1.23%) vSphere
5 11 (0.85%) XenApp
6 4 (0.31%) XenDesktop
6 4 (0.31%) Xen
7 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
7 3 (0.23%) vCloud
7 3 (0.23%) HDFS
8 2 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
8 2 (0.15%) UAG
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.15%) ISA Server
9 1 (0.077%) VMware ESX
9 1 (0.077%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (0.077%) Snort
9 1 (0.077%) Sendmail
9 1 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (1.15%) Puppet
2 11 (0.85%) Tivoli
2 11 (0.85%) Opscode Chef
3 10 (0.77%) WebSphere Cast Iron
4 7 (0.54%) CiscoWorks
5 6 (0.46%) Windows Intune
6 5 (0.38%) AirWatch
7 4 (0.31%) Nagios
8 3 (0.23%) SCCM
8 3 (0.23%) ZABBIX
8 3 (0.23%) Hyperic
8 3 (0.23%) Ansible
9 2 (0.15%) Hadoop YARN
9 2 (0.15%) MOM
9 2 (0.15%) Data Guard
9 2 (0.15%) Cisco UCCX
9 2 (0.15%) Cisco UCCE
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
10 1 (0.077%) Nessus
10 1 (0.077%) SCOM
Vendors
1 317 (24.37%) Oracle
2 187 (14.37%) Microsoft
3 96 (7.38%) VMware
4 92 (7.07%) Cisco
5 70 (5.38%) SAP
6 57 (4.38%) IBM
7 38 (2.92%) Informatica
8 37 (2.84%) Citrix
8 37 (2.84%) hybris
9 33 (2.54%) Juniper
10 31 (2.38%) Salesforce.com
11 30 (2.31%) F5
12 29 (2.23%) Business Objects
13 27 (2.08%) TIBCO
14 26 (2.00%) Pega
15 25 (1.92%) CheckPoint
15 25 (1.92%) NetApp
16 23 (1.77%) Teradata
17 22 (1.69%) HP
17 22 (1.69%) Adobe
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £800000000 - £950000000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Square One Resources
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Access Computer Consulting Plc
Salary: £48k - £52k + 15% Bonus
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment
Salary: benefits + bonus
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £80000.00 - £110000.00 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Pension and Health
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + CAR ALLOWANCE, BONUS
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £90,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £75000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000- £70,000 + strong benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Experis Ltd
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Full Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65k-80k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ComputAppoint
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago