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

Location
3 months to
5 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 30 34 44
Rank change year-on-year
+4 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 629 743 625
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.02% 5.89% 5.27%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.51% 6.37% 5.66%
Number of salaries quoted 528 614 550
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% -
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £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
9659 11673 11048
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.47% 92.51% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 8214 9850 9611
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £33,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,000 £77,500
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 5 May 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 5 May 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.

1 411 (31.54%) Finance
2 306 (23.48%) Java
2 306 (23.48%) Oracle
3 265 (20.34%) Banking
4 249 (19.11%) SOA
5 232 (17.81%) TOGAF
6 223 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
7 191 (14.66%) Middleware
8 187 (14.35%) Microsoft
9 173 (13.28%) Retail
10 172 (13.20%) .NET
11 159 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
12 149 (11.44%) SQL
13 135 (10.36%) Oracle Fusion
14 134 (10.28%) SQL Server
15 120 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
16 119 (9.13%) Web Services
16 119 (9.13%) Windows
17 114 (8.75%) Linux
18 112 (8.60%) VMware
19 111 (8.52%) Cisco
20 106 (8.14%) Big Data
21 97 (7.44%) Project Management
22 94 (7.21%) Data Warehouse
23 91 (6.98%) Zachman Framework
23 91 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
24 83 (6.37%) J2EE
25 79 (6.06%) Degree
26 78 (5.99%) Scrum
26 78 (5.99%) C#

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

For the 6 months to 5 May 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 72 (5.53%) SharePoint
2 36 (2.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 30 (2.30%) Oracle Service Bus
3 30 (2.30%) WebSphere
4 29 (2.23%) WebLogic
5 28 (2.15%) MS Exchange
6 26 (2.00%) Lync
7 25 (1.92%) SAS
8 22 (1.69%) CMS
8 22 (1.69%) SharePoint 2010
8 22 (1.69%) SharePoint 2013
9 20 (1.53%) IIS
10 19 (1.46%) CICS
11 18 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
11 18 (1.38%) WebLogic Portal
11 18 (1.38%) Apache
12 16 (1.23%) FileNet
12 16 (1.23%) Exchange Server 2013
13 15 (1.15%) Tomcat
13 15 (1.15%) JBoss
Applications
1 73 (5.60%) MS Excel
2 25 (1.92%) MS Office
3 21 (1.61%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.31%) SPSS
5 3 (0.23%) Adobe Illustrator
5 3 (0.23%) PowerPivot
5 3 (0.23%) Photoshop
6 2 (0.15%) MS Project
6 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.15%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.077%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.077%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 49 (3.76%) Oracle BPM
2 41 (3.15%) Oracle EBS
3 22 (1.69%) Oracle EBS R12
4 21 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
5 17 (1.30%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (0.92%) Oracle Utilities
7 11 (0.84%) Oracle Retail
8 9 (0.69%) Dynamics CRM
9 5 (0.38%) Markit EDM
10 4 (0.31%) SAP ERP
10 4 (0.31%) Remedy ITSM
11 3 (0.23%) SAP CO
11 3 (0.23%) SAP FI/CO
11 3 (0.23%) SAP FI
12 2 (0.15%) Endur
12 2 (0.15%) Findur
12 2 (0.15%) Cognos TM1
12 2 (0.15%) SimCorp Dimension
12 2 (0.15%) Cognos Planning
12 2 (0.15%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 61 (4.68%) Microsoft Azure
2 57 (4.37%) Office 365
3 53 (4.07%) Amazon AWS
4 32 (2.46%) SaaS
5 23 (1.77%) IaaS
6 19 (1.46%) PaaS
7 15 (1.15%) Force.com
8 5 (0.38%) Azure Active Directory
8 5 (0.38%) OneDrive
9 4 (0.31%) Cloud Computing
10 3 (0.23%) Sumo Logic
10 3 (0.23%) AWS CloudFormation
10 3 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
11 2 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.15%) Yammer
12 1 (0.077%) Google Analytics
12 1 (0.077%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.077%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.077%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 73 (5.60%) Firewall
2 58 (4.45%) WAN
3 52 (3.99%) SAN
4 48 (3.68%) LAN
5 43 (3.30%) Cisco Nexus
6 41 (3.15%) Wireless
7 36 (2.76%) DNS
8 31 (2.38%) Cisco ASA
9 30 (2.30%) Internet
10 22 (1.69%) VPN
10 22 (1.69%) Network Security
11 21 (1.61%) FTP
12 17 (1.30%) WLAN
12 17 (1.30%) MPLS
12 17 (1.30%) EIGRP
13 16 (1.23%) ATM
13 16 (1.23%) HTTP
14 13 (1.00%) Ethernet
15 12 (0.92%) DHCP
16 11 (0.84%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 134 (10.28%) SQL Server
2 106 (8.14%) Big Data
3 94 (7.21%) Data Warehouse
4 60 (4.60%) Hadoop
5 59 (4.53%) Relational Database
6 49 (3.76%) Oracle Database
7 47 (3.61%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 38 (2.92%) Oracle ODI
9 37 (2.84%) Oracle Database 11g
10 35 (2.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 28 (2.15%) QlikView
12 27 (2.07%) NoSQL
13 26 (2.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 23 (1.77%) MySQL
15 19 (1.46%) RDBMS
15 19 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
15 19 (1.46%) MongoDB
16 15 (1.15%) DB2
17 14 (1.07%) Data Mining
18 13 (1.00%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 13 (1.00%) Jenkins
2 10 (0.77%) Team Foundation Server
3 9 (0.69%) Git (software)
4 7 (0.54%) Subversion
5 6 (0.46%) Visual Studio
5 6 (0.46%) Selenium
5 6 (0.46%) Hudson
6 5 (0.38%) TeamCity
6 5 (0.38%) VSS/SourceSafe
6 5 (0.38%) JIRA
7 4 (0.31%) NUnit
7 4 (0.31%) Maven
7 4 (0.31%) Ant
7 4 (0.31%) Eclipse
7 4 (0.31%) Atlassian Bamboo
8 3 (0.23%) Talend Open Studio
8 3 (0.23%) TestNG
8 3 (0.23%) JBehave
8 3 (0.23%) WebDriver
8 3 (0.23%) Axure RP
General
1 411 (31.54%) Finance
2 265 (20.34%) Banking
3 173 (13.28%) Retail
4 69 (5.30%) Marketing
5 63 (4.83%) Telecoms
6 52 (3.99%) Legal
7 44 (3.38%) Manufacturing
8 33 (2.53%) Investment Banking
9 29 (2.23%) Law
10 20 (1.53%) Back Office
11 18 (1.38%) Electronics
11 18 (1.38%) Billing
12 13 (1.00%) Publishing
13 11 (0.84%) Financial Institution
13 11 (0.84%) Retail Banking
14 10 (0.77%) International Banking
15 9 (0.69%) Advertising
16 6 (0.46%) Front Office
17 4 (0.31%) Pharmaceutical
17 4 (0.31%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 191 (14.66%) Middleware
2 172 (13.20%) .NET
3 135 (10.36%) Oracle Fusion
4 119 (9.13%) Web Services
5 83 (6.37%) J2EE
6 59 (4.53%) XML
7 45 (3.45%) ASP.NET
7 45 (3.45%) HTML
8 37 (2.84%) Spring
9 36 (2.76%) CSS
10 29 (2.23%) REST
11 27 (2.07%) .NET Framework
12 24 (1.84%) jQuery
12 24 (1.84%) Visualforce
13 21 (1.61%) SOAP
14 20 (1.53%) Hibernate
14 20 (1.53%) AngularJS
15 19 (1.46%) WCF
16 18 (1.38%) ASP.NET Web API
17 17 (1.30%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 72 (5.53%) Data Integration
2 58 (4.45%) Enterprise Software
3 54 (4.14%) Analytical Skills
4 36 (2.76%) Computer Science
5 29 (2.23%) Management Information System
6 28 (2.15%) Clustering
6 28 (2.15%) SWIFT
7 25 (1.92%) User Experience
8 24 (1.84%) Open Source
9 23 (1.77%) Mobile App
10 22 (1.69%) Mainframe
11 19 (1.46%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 17 (1.30%) Replication
13 16 (1.23%) DTV
14 14 (1.07%) Enterprise Storage
15 12 (0.92%) FlexPod
15 12 (0.92%) Life Science
16 11 (0.84%) Online Banking
16 11 (0.84%) Client/Server
16 11 (0.84%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 119 (9.13%) Windows
2 114 (8.75%) Linux
3 69 (5.30%) UNIX
4 25 (1.92%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 19 (1.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 16 (1.23%) Android
7 14 (1.07%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (1.00%) Apple iOS
9 12 (0.92%) CentOS
10 8 (0.61%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.46%) Windows 7
12 5 (0.38%) Windows 8
13 4 (0.31%) Windows 2000 Server
13 4 (0.31%) Solaris
14 3 (0.23%) AIX
14 3 (0.23%) Windows Vista
15 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.077%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (0.077%) CoreOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 249 (19.11%) SOA
2 232 (17.81%) TOGAF
3 223 (17.11%) Agile Software Development
4 159 (12.20%) Enterprise Architecture
5 120 (9.21%) Business Intelligence
6 97 (7.44%) Project Management
7 91 (6.98%) Zachman Framework
8 78 (5.99%) Scrum
9 76 (5.83%) CRM
10 75 (5.76%) Stakeholder Management
11 74 (5.68%) Data Modelling
12 73 (5.60%) Analytics
13 70 (5.37%) ETL
13 70 (5.37%) Migration
14 68 (5.22%) OO
15 64 (4.91%) ITIL
15 64 (4.91%) Technical Architecture
16 63 (4.83%) UML
17 59 (4.53%) MVC
18 55 (4.22%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 306 (23.48%) Java
2 149 (11.44%) SQL
3 78 (5.99%) C#
4 59 (4.53%) JavaScript
5 35 (2.69%) R
6 30 (2.30%) Scala
7 29 (2.23%) C++
8 24 (1.84%) Apex Code
9 20 (1.53%) C
10 19 (1.46%) PHP
11 16 (1.23%) T-SQL
12 12 (0.92%) PL/SQL
13 10 (0.77%) Python
13 10 (0.77%) Ruby
14 9 (0.69%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
14 9 (0.69%) PowerShell
15 8 (0.61%) Shell Script
15 8 (0.61%) Perl
16 6 (0.46%) COBOL
17 5 (0.38%) Groovy
Qualifications
1 79 (6.06%) Degree
2 48 (3.68%) Security Cleared
3 43 (3.30%) Cisco Certification
4 37 (2.84%) SC Cleared
5 28 (2.15%) CCIE
6 17 (1.30%) CISSP
7 16 (1.23%) CCNP
8 10 (0.77%) CCNA
8 10 (0.77%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (0.69%) DV Cleared
10 6 (0.46%) Microsoft Certification
10 6 (0.46%) CCDP
11 5 (0.38%) ITIL Certification
11 5 (0.38%) PMI Certification
11 5 (0.38%) CISM
11 5 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 4 (0.31%) NVQ Level 3
12 4 (0.31%) PMP
12 4 (0.31%) MCSE
13 3 (0.23%) CEH
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (2.38%) QA
2 16 (1.23%) Solvency II
3 15 (1.15%) COBIT
4 13 (1.00%) Data Quality
5 9 (0.69%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.69%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.69%) SLA
6 3 (0.23%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (0.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 2 (0.15%) HIPAA
7 2 (0.15%) Basel II
7 2 (0.15%) ISO 8583
8 1 (0.077%) EMIR
System Software
1 91 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
2 64 (4.91%) Active Directory
3 29 (2.23%) vSphere
4 24 (1.84%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.15%) XenApp
6 7 (0.54%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.54%) vCloud
7 6 (0.46%) Oracle RAC
8 5 (0.38%) VMware ESX
9 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 3 (0.23%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 2 (0.15%) XenServer
10 2 (0.15%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.15%) UAG
10 2 (0.15%) Xen
10 2 (0.15%) ISA Server
11 1 (0.077%) Microsoft App-V
11 1 (0.077%) Snort
11 1 (0.077%) Sendmail
11 1 (0.077%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 11 (0.84%) Tivoli
1 11 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
2 10 (0.77%) WebSphere Cast Iron
3 9 (0.69%) Puppet
4 8 (0.61%) SCCM
5 7 (0.54%) CiscoWorks
6 6 (0.46%) Windows Intune
6 6 (0.46%) Data Guard
7 5 (0.38%) SCOM
7 5 (0.38%) AirWatch
7 5 (0.38%) SCOrch
8 3 (0.23%) Hyperic
8 3 (0.23%) HP Quality Center
8 3 (0.23%) Cisco CUCM
8 3 (0.23%) Nagios
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (0.15%) MOM
9 2 (0.15%) ZABBIX
9 2 (0.15%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.15%) Cisco LMS
Vendors
1 306 (23.48%) Oracle
2 187 (14.35%) Microsoft
3 112 (8.60%) VMware
4 111 (8.52%) Cisco
5 73 (5.60%) SAP
6 57 (4.37%) IBM
7 50 (3.84%) Citrix
8 40 (3.07%) Salesforce.com
9 37 (2.84%) F5
10 36 (2.76%) Juniper
11 35 (2.69%) EMC
12 34 (2.61%) TIBCO
13 31 (2.38%) HP
14 29 (2.23%) NetApp
14 29 (2.23%) Pega
15 28 (2.15%) CheckPoint
16 23 (1.77%) Informatica
16 23 (1.77%) Red Hat
17 19 (1.46%) hybris
18 16 (1.23%) Sitecore
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Posted: 5 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Competitive + Negotiable
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Engage PSG
Salary: £50000 - £55000 per annum + 20% bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum + Car + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 14 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £70000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + health, bonus, pension, shares
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + car, pension, benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £70000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Pension and Health
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
Think IT Recruitment
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Package
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Miller Maxwell Ltd
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Plus Full Benefits package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £75000 - £90000 Per Annum Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Total Recruitment Specialists Limited / TRG / Total recruitment group
Salary: £80000 - £100000 Per Annum Benefits, Pension, Work/Home Life
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Venturi
Salary: £62000 - £68000 per annum + full bens
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £80000.00 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago