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

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 28 26 40
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +14
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 660 731 595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.41% 7.05% 5.47%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.87% 7.59% 5.82%
Number of salaries quoted 576 594 511
Average salary £72,800 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.93% +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
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
9613 9633 10230
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.38% 92.91% 94.08%
Number of salaries quoted 8403 8235 9203
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,501 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £75,000 £80,000
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 30 January 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 30 January 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.

1 416 (31.66%) Finance
2 334 (25.42%) Java
3 329 (25.04%) Oracle
4 300 (22.83%) SOA
5 256 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
6 213 (16.21%) Banking
7 195 (14.84%) TOGAF
8 185 (14.08%) .NET
9 168 (12.79%) Microsoft
9 168 (12.79%) Enterprise Architecture
10 167 (12.71%) Web Services
11 163 (12.40%) Middleware
12 157 (11.95%) SQL Server
13 142 (10.81%) SQL
14 132 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
14 132 (10.05%) Oracle Fusion
15 124 (9.44%) Linux
16 113 (8.60%) Retail
17 110 (8.37%) Windows
18 106 (8.07%) Data Modelling
19 105 (7.99%) Cisco
20 104 (7.91%) OO
21 102 (7.76%) SharePoint
22 95 (7.23%) XML
22 95 (7.23%) Technical Architecture
23 94 (7.15%) C#
24 90 (6.85%) JavaScript
24 90 (6.85%) J2EE
25 88 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
25 88 (6.70%) Scrum

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

For the 6 months to 30 January 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
1 102 (7.76%) SharePoint
2 46 (3.50%) WebSphere
2 46 (3.50%) SharePoint 2013
3 44 (3.35%) CMS
3 44 (3.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 36 (2.74%) Oracle Service Bus
5 35 (2.66%) WebLogic
6 32 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 27 (2.05%) SharePoint Server
8 26 (1.98%) Lync
9 24 (1.83%) Tomcat
10 22 (1.67%) Apache
11 21 (1.60%) BizTalk Server
12 20 (1.52%) MS Exchange
13 19 (1.45%) JBoss
14 18 (1.37%) SAS
14 18 (1.37%) CICS
15 16 (1.22%) WebLogic Portal
16 15 (1.14%) FileNet
16 15 (1.14%) Documentum
Applications
1 48 (3.65%) MS Excel
2 12 (0.91%) MS Office
3 9 (0.68%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.46%) Photoshop
5 5 (0.38%) Adobe Illustrator
6 4 (0.30%) SPSS
7 2 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
8 1 (0.076%) MS PowerPoint
8 1 (0.076%) InfoPath
8 1 (0.076%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 48 (3.65%) Oracle BPM
2 45 (3.42%) Oracle EBS
3 30 (2.28%) Oracle EBS R12
4 21 (1.60%) Oracle ERP
5 15 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 11 (0.84%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.23%) Dynamics AX
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.15%) Markit EDM
9 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
9 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.15%) Documaker
9 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.15%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
10 1 (0.076%) RMDS
10 1 (0.076%) SAP SCM
Cloud Services
1 45 (3.42%) Microsoft Azure
2 31 (2.36%) Office 365
2 31 (2.36%) Cloud Computing
3 29 (2.21%) SaaS
4 24 (1.83%) Amazon AWS
5 17 (1.29%) Force.com
6 16 (1.22%) IaaS
6 16 (1.22%) PaaS
7 2 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
7 2 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
8 1 (0.076%) Yammer
8 1 (0.076%) Amazon EC2
8 1 (0.076%) SoftLayer
8 1 (0.076%) Amazon EMR
8 1 (0.076%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 60 (4.57%) Firewall
2 49 (3.73%) Wireless
3 38 (2.89%) SAN
4 35 (2.66%) LAN
5 34 (2.59%) WAN
6 29 (2.21%) Cisco Nexus
6 29 (2.21%) Internet
7 22 (1.67%) DNS
8 20 (1.52%) VPN
9 18 (1.37%) Cisco ASA
10 17 (1.29%) Unified Communications
11 16 (1.22%) WLAN
12 14 (1.07%) Network Security
13 12 (0.91%) Fibre Channel
14 11 (0.84%) MPLS
14 11 (0.84%) H.323
15 10 (0.76%) Cisco IOS
15 10 (0.76%) FTP
15 10 (0.76%) DHCP
16 8 (0.61%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 157 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 88 (6.70%) Data Warehouse
3 69 (5.25%) Big Data
4 66 (5.02%) Oracle Database
5 56 (4.26%) Oracle ODI
6 53 (4.03%) Oracle Database 11g
7 52 (3.96%) Relational Database
8 44 (3.35%) Hadoop
9 33 (2.51%) SQL Server 2008
9 33 (2.51%) MySQL
10 31 (2.36%) Oracle BI EE
11 30 (2.28%) SQL Server 2012
12 27 (2.05%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 26 (1.98%) SQL Server 2005
13 26 (1.98%) NoSQL
14 25 (1.90%) QlikView
15 21 (1.60%) MongoDB
16 20 (1.52%) RDBMS
17 19 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 15 (1.14%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 36 (2.74%) Jenkins
2 33 (2.51%) Selenium
2 33 (2.51%) JIRA
3 26 (1.98%) NUnit
4 21 (1.60%) TeamCity
5 15 (1.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 14 (1.07%) JMeter
6 14 (1.07%) Maven
7 13 (0.99%) Git (software)
8 10 (0.76%) Hudson
8 10 (0.76%) Oracle Forms
9 9 (0.68%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (0.61%) Cucumber
10 8 (0.61%) SoapUI
10 8 (0.61%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.61%) JBehave
10 8 (0.61%) WebDriver
10 8 (0.61%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (0.61%) TestNG
10 8 (0.61%) Ant
General
1 416 (31.66%) Finance
2 213 (16.21%) Banking
3 113 (8.60%) Retail
4 81 (6.16%) Telecoms
5 51 (3.88%) Marketing
6 45 (3.42%) Legal
7 42 (3.20%) Investment Banking
8 26 (1.98%) Manufacturing
9 25 (1.90%) Law
10 21 (1.60%) Publishing
11 18 (1.37%) Advertising
12 13 (0.99%) Electronics
13 12 (0.91%) Back Office
14 10 (0.76%) Retail Banking
15 7 (0.53%) International Banking
15 7 (0.53%) Financial Institution
16 6 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
16 6 (0.46%) Automotive
17 5 (0.38%) Front Office
18 4 (0.30%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 185 (14.08%) .NET
2 167 (12.71%) Web Services
3 163 (12.40%) Middleware
4 132 (10.05%) Oracle Fusion
5 95 (7.23%) XML
6 90 (6.85%) J2EE
7 79 (6.01%) ASP.NET
8 77 (5.86%) CSS
9 67 (5.10%) HTML
10 55 (4.19%) Spring
11 49 (3.73%) jQuery
12 47 (3.58%) WCF
13 36 (2.74%) Ajax
14 33 (2.51%) Hibernate
15 32 (2.44%) REST
16 29 (2.21%) HTML5
16 29 (2.21%) SOAP
17 28 (2.13%) Java EE
18 23 (1.75%) WPF
18 23 (1.75%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 75 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
2 70 (5.33%) Data Integration
3 50 (3.81%) User Experience
4 43 (3.27%) Enterprise Software
4 43 (3.27%) Computer Science
5 40 (3.04%) N-Tier
6 38 (2.89%) Open Source
7 29 (2.21%) Management Information System
8 25 (1.90%) Mobile App
9 24 (1.83%) Mainframe
10 22 (1.67%) Client/Server
11 21 (1.60%) Clustering
12 18 (1.37%) SWIFT
13 14 (1.07%) Visualisation
13 14 (1.07%) Video Conferencing
14 13 (0.99%) Replication
14 13 (0.99%) iPhone
15 12 (0.91%) DTV
15 12 (0.91%) Online Banking
16 10 (0.76%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 124 (9.44%) Linux
2 110 (8.37%) Windows
3 79 (6.01%) UNIX
4 34 (2.59%) Android
5 27 (2.05%) Windows Server 2008
6 25 (1.90%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 21 (1.60%) Apple iOS
8 20 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
9 12 (0.91%) Windows 7
10 10 (0.76%) Windows 8
10 10 (0.76%) CentOS
11 7 (0.53%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (0.38%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.30%) Windows Vista
13 4 (0.30%) Solaris
13 4 (0.30%) AIX
14 1 (0.076%) HPUX
14 1 (0.076%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.076%) i5/OS
14 1 (0.076%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 300 (22.83%) SOA
2 256 (19.48%) Agile Software Development
3 195 (14.84%) TOGAF
4 168 (12.79%) Enterprise Architecture
5 132 (10.05%) Business Intelligence
6 106 (8.07%) Data Modelling
7 104 (7.91%) OO
8 95 (7.23%) Technical Architecture
9 88 (6.70%) Scrum
10 86 (6.54%) Stakeholder Management
11 80 (6.09%) Zachman Framework
12 78 (5.94%) UML
13 76 (5.78%) Continuous Integration
14 72 (5.48%) Project Management
15 66 (5.02%) ITIL
15 66 (5.02%) Analytics
16 65 (4.95%) TDD
17 62 (4.72%) Migration
18 61 (4.64%) E-Commerce
18 61 (4.64%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 334 (25.42%) Java
2 142 (10.81%) SQL
3 94 (7.15%) C#
4 90 (6.85%) JavaScript
5 32 (2.44%) T-SQL
5 32 (2.44%) C++
6 27 (2.05%) XPath
7 21 (1.60%) R
8 19 (1.45%) VBA
9 16 (1.22%) C
9 16 (1.22%) PHP
10 15 (1.14%) Apex Code
11 10 (0.76%) Scala
11 10 (0.76%) PL/SQL
11 10 (0.76%) Python
12 8 (0.61%) PowerShell
13 7 (0.53%) Ruby
14 5 (0.38%) Perl
14 5 (0.38%) COBOL
15 4 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 86 (6.54%) Degree
2 52 (3.96%) Security Cleared
3 48 (3.65%) SC Cleared
4 40 (3.04%) Cisco Certification
5 28 (2.13%) CCIE
6 14 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (1.07%) CCNP
7 11 (0.84%) MCSE
8 8 (0.61%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (0.53%) CCNA
10 6 (0.46%) CISSP
11 5 (0.38%) MCITP
12 4 (0.30%) DV Cleared
12 4 (0.30%) NVQ Level 3
12 4 (0.30%) ITIL Certification
12 4 (0.30%) CCDP
12 4 (0.30%) CEH
13 3 (0.23%) VCAP
14 2 (0.15%) CRISC
14 2 (0.15%) CISA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.63%) QA
2 9 (0.68%) COBIT
2 9 (0.68%) PCI DSS
3 8 (0.61%) Data Quality
3 8 (0.61%) SLA
4 6 (0.46%) Solvency II
4 6 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 5 (0.38%) Basel II
5 5 (0.38%) HIPAA
6 3 (0.23%) ISO 8583
7 2 (0.15%) ISO 9001
7 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 77 (5.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 40 (3.04%) Active Directory
3 31 (2.36%) vSphere
4 23 (1.75%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.14%) XenApp
6 7 (0.53%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.53%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.53%) vCloud
7 6 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
8 4 (0.30%) Xen
9 2 (0.15%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.15%) IAG
9 2 (0.15%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.076%) Microsoft App-V
10 1 (0.076%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.076%) NFS
10 1 (0.076%) XenServer
10 1 (0.076%) SRDF
10 1 (0.076%) HDFS
10 1 (0.076%) KVM
Systems Management
1 18 (1.37%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.84%) Cisco CUCM
3 10 (0.76%) Puppet
3 10 (0.76%) Opscode Chef
4 8 (0.61%) SCOM
5 6 (0.46%) SCOrch
5 6 (0.46%) SCCM
6 5 (0.38%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.30%) Tivoli
8 3 (0.23%) CiscoWorks
9 2 (0.15%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.15%) Cisco LMS
9 2 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 1 (0.076%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.076%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
10 1 (0.076%) OpenSSO
Vendors
1 329 (25.04%) Oracle
2 168 (12.79%) Microsoft
3 105 (7.99%) Cisco
4 85 (6.47%) VMware
5 66 (5.02%) SAP
6 60 (4.57%) IBM
7 50 (3.81%) TIBCO
8 48 (3.65%) HP
9 47 (3.58%) Citrix
10 37 (2.82%) EMC
11 36 (2.74%) Juniper
11 36 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
12 29 (2.21%) NetApp
13 28 (2.13%) F5
14 23 (1.75%) Pega
15 21 (1.60%) Red Hat
16 20 (1.52%) Cognos
17 19 (1.45%) Siebel
18 18 (1.37%) Green Hat
19 17 (1.29%) ATG
City, London
ComputAppoint
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Streamline Connections
Salary: Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Annapurna
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
RBW Consulting
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum + Great Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £75000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
I.T. Skillfinder
Salary: £90000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £55000 - £65000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + bens + bonus
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Cognizant
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus, pension, healthcare
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ARM Technology
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £55,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
QUANTICA
Salary: £80000 - £110000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago