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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 39 33 38
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 613 706 716
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.38% 5.96% 5.58%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.79% 6.40% 5.95%
Number of salaries quoted 517 593 632
Average salary £72,500 £72,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -3.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £95,000 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £62,250
% change year-on-year
- +0.40%
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
10586 11026 12043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 93.10% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 9669 11044
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
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 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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.

1 395 (28.23%) Finance
2 371 (26.52%) Oracle
3 326 (23.30%) Java
4 233 (16.65%) Microsoft
5 212 (15.15%) SOA
6 207 (14.80%) Agile Software Development
7 197 (14.08%) Banking
8 194 (13.87%) TOGAF
9 193 (13.80%) .NET
10 192 (13.72%) SQL
11 190 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
12 164 (11.72%) SQL Server
13 161 (11.51%) Enterprise Architecture
14 158 (11.29%) Linux
15 154 (11.01%) Web Services
16 137 (9.79%) Windows
17 136 (9.72%) Data Warehouse
18 127 (9.08%) Middleware
19 125 (8.93%) Data Modelling
19 125 (8.93%) Degree
20 119 (8.51%) Retail
21 118 (8.43%) Big Data
22 117 (8.36%) XML
23 112 (8.01%) Technical Architecture
24 110 (7.86%) SharePoint
25 106 (7.58%) HTML
26 103 (7.36%) J2EE
27 102 (7.29%) IBM
28 99 (7.08%) CSS
28 99 (7.08%) Oracle Fusion

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 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
1 110 (7.86%) SharePoint
2 51 (3.65%) WebSphere
3 42 (3.00%) SharePoint 2013
4 34 (2.43%) SharePoint 2010
5 32 (2.29%) MS Exchange
6 31 (2.22%) Tomcat
6 31 (2.22%) CMS
7 30 (2.14%) Apache
8 27 (1.93%) SAS
9 22 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
9 22 (1.57%) WebLogic
10 21 (1.50%) Adobe CQ
11 18 (1.29%) Oracle SOA Suite
11 18 (1.29%) IIS
12 16 (1.14%) WebLogic Portal
13 15 (1.07%) Lync
13 15 (1.07%) Exchange Server 2010
14 11 (0.79%) Oracle Service Bus
14 11 (0.79%) SharePoint Server
15 9 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 69 (4.93%) MS Excel
2 14 (1.00%) Photoshop
3 12 (0.86%) Adobe Illustrator
4 9 (0.64%) InDesign
5 8 (0.57%) MS Office
6 6 (0.43%) MS Visio
7 4 (0.29%) InfoPath
7 4 (0.29%) PowerPivot
8 2 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
8 2 (0.14%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 78 (5.58%) Oracle EBS
2 50 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
3 32 (2.29%) Oracle ERP
4 19 (1.36%) Oracle BPM
5 14 (1.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 10 (0.71%) Oracle SCM
7 9 (0.64%) Dynamics CRM
8 8 (0.57%) AquaLogic BPM
8 8 (0.57%) Oracle Retail
9 7 (0.50%) Google Analytics
9 7 (0.50%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.36%) Oracle Payables
11 4 (0.29%) Fredhopper
11 4 (0.29%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.29%) Oracle Applications
12 3 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
12 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.21%) Magento
13 2 (0.14%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 2 (0.14%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 46 (3.29%) SaaS
2 43 (3.07%) Amazon AWS
3 34 (2.43%) Microsoft Azure
4 30 (2.14%) Cloud Computing
4 30 (2.14%) Office 365
5 22 (1.57%) PaaS
6 16 (1.14%) IaaS
7 11 (0.79%) Force.com
8 5 (0.36%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.071%) Heroku
10 1 (0.071%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.071%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 67 (4.79%) SAN
2 58 (4.15%) Firewall
3 35 (2.50%) LAN
4 31 (2.22%) Internet
5 30 (2.14%) Wireless
6 27 (1.93%) VPN
7 24 (1.72%) WAN
8 21 (1.50%) HTTP
8 21 (1.50%) VLAN
9 20 (1.43%) TCP/IP
10 15 (1.07%) Kerberos
11 14 (1.00%) Network Security
11 14 (1.00%) NetScaler
12 13 (0.93%) Unified Communications
12 13 (0.93%) DNS
13 11 (0.79%) MPLS
14 10 (0.71%) Intranet
14 10 (0.71%) VoIP
15 9 (0.64%) OSPF
15 9 (0.64%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 164 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 136 (9.72%) Data Warehouse
3 118 (8.43%) Big Data
4 75 (5.36%) Oracle Database
5 72 (5.15%) Hadoop
6 51 (3.65%) MySQL
7 47 (3.36%) Oracle ODI
8 44 (3.15%) Relational Database
8 44 (3.15%) Oracle BI EE
9 42 (3.00%) MongoDB
10 41 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 35 (2.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 34 (2.43%) QlikView
13 33 (2.36%) NoSQL
13 33 (2.36%) Oracle Exadata
14 30 (2.14%) SQL Server 2008
15 26 (1.86%) SQL Server 2012
15 26 (1.86%) SQL Server Analysis Services
16 23 (1.64%) HBase
17 22 (1.57%) Apache Hive
Development Applications
1 32 (2.29%) Jenkins
2 28 (2.00%) JIRA
3 24 (1.72%) Selenium
4 22 (1.57%) Git (software)
5 20 (1.43%) Talend Open Studio
6 19 (1.36%) Visual Studio
7 18 (1.29%) Team Foundation Server
8 16 (1.14%) Maven
9 15 (1.07%) JMeter
9 15 (1.07%) Log4j
9 15 (1.07%) TeamCity
9 15 (1.07%) JConsole
10 13 (0.93%) Subversion
10 13 (0.93%) Axure RP
11 12 (0.86%) NUnit
12 11 (0.79%) Balsamiq Mockups
13 10 (0.71%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
14 6 (0.43%) Mercurial
14 6 (0.43%) JUnit
15 5 (0.36%) CruiseControl
General
1 395 (28.23%) Finance
2 197 (14.08%) Banking
3 119 (8.51%) Retail
4 72 (5.15%) Investment Banking
5 63 (4.50%) Telecoms
6 53 (3.79%) Marketing
7 42 (3.00%) Advertising
8 40 (2.86%) Legal
9 27 (1.93%) Manufacturing
9 27 (1.93%) Back Office
10 21 (1.50%) Law
11 18 (1.29%) International Banking
12 14 (1.00%) Electronics
12 14 (1.00%) Financial Institution
12 14 (1.00%) Publishing
13 12 (0.86%) Games
14 11 (0.79%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.50%) Front Office
16 6 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
17 5 (0.36%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (13.80%) .NET
2 154 (11.01%) Web Services
3 127 (9.08%) Middleware
4 117 (8.36%) XML
5 106 (7.58%) HTML
6 103 (7.36%) J2EE
7 99 (7.08%) CSS
7 99 (7.08%) Oracle Fusion
8 75 (5.36%) SOAP
8 75 (5.36%) Spring
9 71 (5.08%) REST
10 61 (4.36%) ASP.NET
11 55 (3.93%) Hibernate
12 47 (3.36%) jQuery
13 40 (2.86%) Java EE
13 40 (2.86%) JSON
14 39 (2.79%) Ajax
14 39 (2.79%) WCF
15 34 (2.43%) HTML5
16 20 (1.43%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 65 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
2 61 (4.36%) Computer Science
3 53 (3.79%) Data Integration
4 47 (3.36%) Enterprise Software
5 46 (3.29%) Enterprise Storage
6 45 (3.22%) Open Source
7 41 (2.93%) User Experience
8 34 (2.43%) Replication
9 33 (2.36%) Management Information System
10 27 (1.93%) Digital Media
11 26 (1.86%) N-Tier
12 24 (1.72%) Visualisation
13 23 (1.64%) Clustering
14 21 (1.50%) Client/Server
15 19 (1.36%) Oracle Exalogic
16 18 (1.29%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 18 (1.29%) Mainframe
17 14 (1.00%) DTV
18 13 (0.93%) Derivative
18 13 (0.93%) Mathematics
Operating Systems
1 158 (11.29%) Linux
2 137 (9.79%) Windows
3 63 (4.50%) UNIX
4 50 (3.57%) Android
5 35 (2.50%) Apple iOS
6 21 (1.50%) Solaris
6 21 (1.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 16 (1.14%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (0.71%) Windows 7
9 9 (0.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 8 (0.57%) Windows 8
11 6 (0.43%) AIX
12 5 (0.36%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.36%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (0.29%) Oracle Linux
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.21%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.14%) CentOS
15 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
15 2 (0.14%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 212 (15.15%) SOA
2 207 (14.80%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (13.87%) TOGAF
4 190 (13.58%) Business Intelligence
5 161 (11.51%) Enterprise Architecture
6 125 (8.93%) Data Modelling
7 112 (8.01%) Technical Architecture
8 98 (7.01%) OO
9 97 (6.93%) CRM
10 96 (6.86%) ETL
11 95 (6.79%) Mentoring
12 91 (6.50%) Analytics
13 84 (6.00%) Data Architecture
14 81 (5.79%) ERP
14 81 (5.79%) Project Management
15 80 (5.72%) UML
16 78 (5.58%) Stakeholder Management
17 75 (5.36%) ITIL
18 74 (5.29%) E-Commerce
19 67 (4.79%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 326 (23.30%) Java
2 192 (13.72%) SQL
3 91 (6.50%) C#
4 86 (6.15%) JavaScript
5 39 (2.79%) C++
6 31 (2.22%) T-SQL
7 25 (1.79%) R
8 24 (1.72%) Python
9 21 (1.50%) PowerShell
10 19 (1.36%) Scala
10 19 (1.36%) XPath
11 14 (1.00%) C
12 12 (0.86%) PHP
12 12 (0.86%) PL/SQL
13 11 (0.79%) VBA
14 10 (0.71%) Apex Code
15 8 (0.57%) Ruby
15 8 (0.57%) Shell Script
16 7 (0.50%) VBScript
17 6 (0.43%) VB
Qualifications
1 125 (8.93%) Degree
2 51 (3.65%) Security Cleared
3 35 (2.50%) SC Cleared
4 29 (2.07%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (1.57%) MCITP
7 19 (1.36%) MCSE
8 16 (1.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 15 (1.07%) CCNP
10 13 (0.93%) CCIE
11 12 (0.86%) CISSP
12 9 (0.64%) CCNA
12 9 (0.64%) DV Cleared
13 7 (0.50%) CEH
13 7 (0.50%) Citrix Certification
13 7 (0.50%) CCIA
14 6 (0.43%) PMI Certification
14 6 (0.43%) MCSA
15 5 (0.36%) ITIL Certification
15 5 (0.36%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 92 (6.58%) QA
2 15 (1.07%) Data Quality
3 13 (0.93%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (0.93%) COBIT
4 9 (0.64%) SLA
5 8 (0.57%) ISO 9001
5 8 (0.57%) PCI DSS
6 3 (0.21%) ISO 8583
6 3 (0.21%) Basel II
7 1 (0.071%) GAAP
7 1 (0.071%) ISO 9000
7 1 (0.071%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 1 (0.071%) EMIR
7 1 (0.071%) Dodd-Frank
7 1 (0.071%) Basel III
7 1 (0.071%) HL7
System Software
1 74 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 59 (4.22%) Active Directory
3 28 (2.00%) Hyper-V
4 19 (1.36%) XenApp
5 16 (1.14%) XenDesktop
5 16 (1.14%) VMware ESX
6 15 (1.07%) Oracle RAC
7 13 (0.93%) vCloud
8 11 (0.79%) Xen
9 10 (0.71%) vSphere
10 7 (0.50%) XenServer
11 5 (0.36%) Sendmail
12 4 (0.29%) IAG
12 4 (0.29%) Microsoft App-V
13 2 (0.14%) Terminal Services
13 2 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 1 (0.071%) PowerConvert
14 1 (0.071%) Varnish
Systems Management
1 18 (1.29%) SCCM
2 13 (0.93%) SCOM
2 13 (0.93%) HP Quality Center
3 9 (0.64%) OpenSSO
4 7 (0.50%) Puppet
5 6 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.36%) Windows Intune
6 5 (0.36%) XenMobile
6 5 (0.36%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 5 (0.36%) CA SiteMinder
7 4 (0.29%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.21%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.21%) SCVMM
9 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
9 2 (0.14%) Cisco Prime
9 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.071%) SCSM
10 1 (0.071%) AppDNA
10 1 (0.071%) CA Spectrum
10 1 (0.071%) SCDPM
Vendors
1 371 (26.52%) Oracle
2 233 (16.65%) Microsoft
3 102 (7.29%) IBM
4 92 (6.58%) VMware
5 69 (4.93%) SAP
6 64 (4.57%) Cisco
6 64 (4.57%) Citrix
7 52 (3.72%) Adobe
8 38 (2.72%) Cognos
8 38 (2.72%) Salesforce.com
9 37 (2.64%) HP
10 34 (2.43%) Business Objects
10 34 (2.43%) Tableau
11 33 (2.36%) hybris
12 31 (2.22%) Juniper
13 28 (2.00%) ATG
14 27 (1.93%) TIBCO
15 24 (1.72%) NetApp
16 21 (1.50%) F5
17 20 (1.43%) Talend
City, London
Acceler-IT
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum +bens+bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Rockhall Recruitment
Salary: From £80,000 to £95,000 per annum + Excellent Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £70000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Bonus & Corporate Package
Posted: 20 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £100000.00 - £120000.00 per annum + 20%bonus+bens(£30K)
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Car, Bonus + Package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus+training+bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Nicoll Curtin
Salary: £70000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Car allowance shares & Benifits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Westek Recruitment
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + Great Benefits Package
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £55000 to £60000 per annum - Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Vocative Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago