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

Location
3 months to
1 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 31 38 42
Rank change year-on-year
+7 +4
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 679 686 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.34% 5.88% 5.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.80% 6.34% 5.47%
Number of salaries quoted 568 557 505
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £71,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.11%
90% offered a salary of more than £56,750 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £93,000 £90,000 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +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
9979 10820 10649
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.24% 92.75% 93.54%
Number of salaries quoted 8509 9103 9449
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 £75,000 £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 1 April 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 1 April 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.

1 437 (31.97%) Finance
2 329 (24.07%) Java
3 326 (23.85%) Oracle
4 269 (19.68%) SOA
5 264 (19.31%) Banking
6 257 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
7 238 (17.41%) TOGAF
8 192 (14.05%) .NET
9 184 (13.46%) Microsoft
10 179 (13.09%) Middleware
11 167 (12.22%) Enterprise Architecture
12 162 (11.85%) Retail
13 155 (11.34%) SQL
14 150 (10.97%) SQL Server
15 133 (9.73%) Web Services
16 127 (9.29%) Oracle Fusion
17 126 (9.22%) Windows
17 126 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
18 122 (8.92%) Linux
19 119 (8.71%) Cisco
20 116 (8.49%) VMware
21 100 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
22 96 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
22 96 (7.02%) Scrum
23 95 (6.95%) Project Management
24 92 (6.73%) Data Modelling
25 90 (6.58%) C#
26 89 (6.51%) J2EE
26 89 (6.51%) Zachman Framework
27 88 (6.44%) SharePoint

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

For the 6 months to 1 April 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 88 (6.44%) SharePoint
2 38 (2.78%) WebSphere
3 34 (2.49%) CMS
3 34 (2.49%) WebLogic
3 34 (2.49%) SharePoint 2013
4 32 (2.34%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 29 (2.12%) MS Exchange
6 28 (2.05%) Lync
7 27 (1.98%) SharePoint 2010
8 25 (1.83%) Oracle Service Bus
9 23 (1.68%) Apache
10 22 (1.61%) IIS
11 21 (1.54%) CICS
12 20 (1.46%) SAS
12 20 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
12 20 (1.46%) WebLogic Portal
13 19 (1.39%) Tomcat
13 19 (1.39%) SharePoint Server
14 18 (1.32%) JBoss
15 16 (1.17%) FileNet
Applications
1 69 (5.05%) MS Excel
2 21 (1.54%) MS Office
3 19 (1.39%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.29%) SPSS
5 3 (0.22%) Adobe Illustrator
6 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.15%) PowerPivot
6 2 (0.15%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.073%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 43 (3.15%) Oracle BPM
2 39 (2.85%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (1.68%) Oracle EBS R12
4 19 (1.39%) Oracle ERP
5 16 (1.17%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
7 9 (0.66%) Oracle Retail
8 6 (0.44%) Oracle Utilities
9 5 (0.37%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.29%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
10 4 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
10 4 (0.29%) SAP CO
10 4 (0.29%) SAP FI
11 2 (0.15%) Endur
11 2 (0.15%) Findur
11 2 (0.15%) SimCorp Dimension
11 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
11 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
11 2 (0.15%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 55 (4.02%) Microsoft Azure
2 46 (3.37%) Office 365
3 34 (2.49%) SaaS
4 30 (2.19%) Amazon AWS
5 19 (1.39%) Force.com
5 19 (1.39%) IaaS
6 17 (1.24%) PaaS
7 13 (0.95%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.22%) AWS CloudFormation
8 3 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
8 3 (0.22%) Sumo Logic
9 2 (0.15%) Yammer
9 2 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
9 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.073%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
10 1 (0.073%) Heroku
10 1 (0.073%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 74 (5.41%) Firewall
2 57 (4.17%) WAN
3 50 (3.66%) SAN
4 48 (3.51%) LAN
5 46 (3.37%) Wireless
6 42 (3.07%) Cisco Nexus
7 37 (2.71%) DNS
8 32 (2.34%) Cisco ASA
9 29 (2.12%) Internet
10 20 (1.46%) VPN
10 20 (1.46%) Network Security
11 19 (1.39%) FTP
12 16 (1.17%) WLAN
12 16 (1.17%) MPLS
12 16 (1.17%) EIGRP
12 16 (1.17%) Unified Communications
13 15 (1.10%) ATM
13 15 (1.10%) HTTP
14 13 (0.95%) DHCP
15 12 (0.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 150 (10.97%) SQL Server
2 96 (7.02%) Data Warehouse
3 87 (6.36%) Big Data
4 61 (4.46%) Relational Database
5 53 (3.88%) Oracle Database
5 53 (3.88%) Hadoop
6 41 (3.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 41 (3.00%) Oracle ODI
7 39 (2.85%) Oracle Database 11g
8 30 (2.19%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 29 (2.12%) MySQL
10 27 (1.98%) QlikView
10 27 (1.98%) Oracle BI EE
11 21 (1.54%) RDBMS
12 19 (1.39%) MongoDB
12 19 (1.39%) NoSQL
13 18 (1.32%) DB2
13 18 (1.32%) SQL Server 2008
13 18 (1.32%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 14 (1.02%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 23 (1.68%) Jenkins
2 16 (1.17%) Selenium
3 14 (1.02%) NUnit
4 13 (0.95%) Git (software)
5 12 (0.88%) Team Foundation Server
5 12 (0.88%) JIRA
6 11 (0.80%) Hudson
7 9 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
7 9 (0.66%) TeamCity
8 8 (0.59%) Cucumber
8 8 (0.59%) TestNG
8 8 (0.59%) SoapUI
8 8 (0.59%) JBehave
8 8 (0.59%) WebDriver
8 8 (0.59%) JUnit
9 7 (0.51%) Oracle Forms
9 7 (0.51%) Subversion
9 7 (0.51%) Talend Open Studio
10 6 (0.44%) Maven
10 6 (0.44%) Ant
General
1 437 (31.97%) Finance
2 264 (19.31%) Banking
3 162 (11.85%) Retail
4 74 (5.41%) Telecoms
5 65 (4.75%) Marketing
6 52 (3.80%) Legal
7 38 (2.78%) Investment Banking
8 35 (2.56%) Manufacturing
9 28 (2.05%) Law
10 21 (1.54%) Publishing
11 16 (1.17%) Back Office
12 15 (1.10%) Electronics
13 11 (0.80%) Billing
14 10 (0.73%) Financial Institution
14 10 (0.73%) Retail Banking
15 9 (0.66%) International Banking
15 9 (0.66%) Advertising
16 6 (0.44%) Front Office
17 4 (0.29%) Automotive
17 4 (0.29%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 192 (14.05%) .NET
2 179 (13.09%) Middleware
3 133 (9.73%) Web Services
4 127 (9.29%) Oracle Fusion
5 89 (6.51%) J2EE
6 75 (5.49%) XML
7 60 (4.39%) ASP.NET
8 51 (3.73%) HTML
9 50 (3.66%) Spring
10 47 (3.44%) CSS
11 36 (2.63%) jQuery
12 30 (2.19%) WCF
13 29 (2.12%) REST
13 29 (2.12%) AngularJS
14 28 (2.05%) .NET Framework
14 28 (2.05%) Hibernate
15 25 (1.83%) SOAP
16 23 (1.68%) Visualforce
17 22 (1.61%) ASP.NET Web API
17 22 (1.61%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 72 (5.27%) Data Integration
2 66 (4.83%) Analytical Skills
3 51 (3.73%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (2.85%) Computer Science
4 39 (2.85%) User Experience
5 31 (2.27%) Clustering
6 30 (2.19%) Management Information System
7 29 (2.12%) Open Source
8 25 (1.83%) Mobile App
9 24 (1.76%) SWIFT
10 22 (1.61%) Mainframe
10 22 (1.61%) N-Tier
11 15 (1.10%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
11 15 (1.10%) Replication
12 13 (0.95%) DTV
12 13 (0.95%) Life Science
12 13 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
13 12 (0.88%) Private Cloud
13 12 (0.88%) PKI
13 12 (0.88%) Online Banking
Operating Systems
1 126 (9.22%) Windows
2 122 (8.92%) Linux
3 73 (5.34%) UNIX
4 31 (2.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 26 (1.90%) Windows Server 2008
6 23 (1.68%) Android
7 18 (1.32%) Apple iOS
8 16 (1.17%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.88%) CentOS
10 9 (0.66%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 8 (0.59%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
12 5 (0.37%) Solaris
13 3 (0.22%) AIX
13 3 (0.22%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.073%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.073%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 269 (19.68%) SOA
2 257 (18.80%) Agile Software Development
3 238 (17.41%) TOGAF
4 167 (12.22%) Enterprise Architecture
5 126 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
6 96 (7.02%) Scrum
7 95 (6.95%) Project Management
8 92 (6.73%) Data Modelling
9 89 (6.51%) Zachman Framework
10 87 (6.36%) OO
11 84 (6.14%) Stakeholder Management
12 76 (5.56%) UML
13 75 (5.49%) Migration
13 75 (5.49%) Technical Architecture
14 72 (5.27%) CRM
15 70 (5.12%) ITIL
15 70 (5.12%) Analytics
16 68 (4.97%) ETL
17 66 (4.83%) MVC
18 61 (4.46%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 329 (24.07%) Java
2 155 (11.34%) SQL
3 90 (6.58%) C#
4 76 (5.56%) JavaScript
5 35 (2.56%) C++
6 31 (2.27%) R
7 24 (1.76%) T-SQL
8 23 (1.68%) Apex Code
9 21 (1.54%) Scala
9 21 (1.54%) PHP
9 21 (1.54%) C
10 14 (1.02%) PL/SQL
11 11 (0.80%) PowerShell
11 11 (0.80%) Ruby
12 10 (0.73%) Python
13 9 (0.66%) VBA
13 9 (0.66%) XPath
14 8 (0.59%) Perl
15 7 (0.51%) COBOL
16 6 (0.44%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 83 (6.07%) Degree
2 59 (4.32%) Security Cleared
3 48 (3.51%) SC Cleared
4 46 (3.37%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (2.12%) CCIE
6 17 (1.24%) CCNP
7 15 (1.10%) CISSP
8 10 (0.73%) CCNA
9 9 (0.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 9 (0.66%) DV Cleared
10 8 (0.59%) CCDP
11 7 (0.51%) Microsoft Certification
12 6 (0.44%) CISM
12 6 (0.44%) MCSE
13 5 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 5 (0.37%) CISA
14 4 (0.29%) CEH
14 4 (0.29%) NVQ Level 3
14 4 (0.29%) CRISC
15 3 (0.22%) VCAP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 45 (3.29%) QA
2 16 (1.17%) Solvency II
3 15 (1.10%) COBIT
4 12 (0.88%) Data Quality
5 11 (0.80%) PCI DSS
6 8 (0.59%) ISO 9001
6 8 (0.59%) SLA
7 5 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.29%) Basel II
8 4 (0.29%) HIPAA
9 3 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 2 (0.15%) ISO 8583
11 1 (0.073%) EMIR
System Software
1 100 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (4.32%) Active Directory
3 33 (2.41%) vSphere
4 24 (1.76%) Hyper-V
5 17 (1.24%) XenApp
6 9 (0.66%) XenDesktop
7 8 (0.59%) Oracle RAC
8 7 (0.51%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.51%) vCloud
9 3 (0.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 3 (0.22%) Xen
10 2 (0.15%) XenServer
10 2 (0.15%) HDFS
10 2 (0.15%) Apache Flume
11 1 (0.073%) pfSense
11 1 (0.073%) KVM
11 1 (0.073%) Docker
11 1 (0.073%) SRDF
11 1 (0.073%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.073%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 11 (0.80%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.73%) Tivoli
2 10 (0.73%) Puppet
3 8 (0.59%) SCCM
4 7 (0.51%) HP Quality Center
4 7 (0.51%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (0.51%) Data Guard
4 7 (0.51%) CiscoWorks
5 6 (0.44%) SCOrch
5 6 (0.44%) Windows Intune
6 5 (0.37%) SCOM
7 3 (0.22%) XenMobile
7 3 (0.22%) Hyperic
8 2 (0.15%) Cisco LMS
8 2 (0.15%) MOM
8 2 (0.15%) Nagios
8 2 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
9 1 (0.073%) Nessus
9 1 (0.073%) ZABBIX
9 1 (0.073%) Cacti
Vendors
1 326 (23.85%) Oracle
2 184 (13.46%) Microsoft
3 119 (8.71%) Cisco
4 116 (8.49%) VMware
5 78 (5.71%) SAP
6 63 (4.61%) IBM
7 56 (4.10%) Citrix
8 46 (3.37%) TIBCO
9 42 (3.07%) EMC
10 41 (3.00%) HP
11 40 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
11 40 (2.93%) F5
12 39 (2.85%) Juniper
13 33 (2.41%) NetApp
14 30 (2.19%) Pega
15 29 (2.12%) Red Hat
16 28 (2.05%) CheckPoint
17 19 (1.39%) Informatica
18 17 (1.24%) Sitecore
19 15 (1.10%) ILOG
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £60000.00 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + Benefits / Bonus / Holidays
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £129.00 - £540.00 per annum
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + 10% Bonus, Benefits, Certifications
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £65000 per annum + Car, Boonus and Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £30,000 to £50,000 per annum plus flexible benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Sopra Steria Recruitment
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £60,000 to £100,000 per annum + Package and Bens incl Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £45000 - £85000 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FT Select
Salary: From £55,000 to £65,000 per annum plus bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £65000 - £81000 per annum + inc benefits, + bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum Bonus and benefits package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £70000 - £1000000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago