The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 32 42 26
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -16
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 718 624 886
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.79% 5.21% 6.80%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.28% 5.59% 7.25%
Number of salaries quoted 606 541 781
Average salary £72,500 £70,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £57,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +3.33%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11435 11158 12229
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.24% 93.21% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9588 9777 11149
Average salary £52,500 £53,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-0.94% -3.63%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,850 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
London

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 25 July 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 25 July 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.

1 397 (27.70%) Finance
2 338 (23.59%) Oracle
3 324 (22.61%) Java
4 242 (16.89%) Microsoft
5 210 (14.65%) SQL
5 210 (14.65%) Business Intelligence
5 210 (14.65%) Banking
6 193 (13.47%) SOA
7 189 (13.19%) TOGAF
8 175 (12.21%) .NET
9 162 (11.30%) SQL Server
10 155 (10.82%) Enterprise Architecture
11 142 (9.91%) Linux
11 142 (9.91%) Data Warehouse
12 141 (9.84%) Windows
13 127 (8.86%) Web Services
14 125 (8.72%) Data Modelling
14 125 (8.72%) Big Data
15 124 (8.65%) Retail
16 118 (8.23%) Middleware
16 118 (8.23%) Degree
17 117 (8.16%) HTML
18 107 (7.47%) VMware
19 106 (7.40%) ETL
20 102 (7.12%) SharePoint
20 102 (7.12%) XML
21 101 (7.05%) J2EE
22 100 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
23 99 (6.91%) IBM
24 95 (6.63%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 102 (7.12%) SharePoint
2 49 (3.42%) WebSphere
3 42 (2.93%) MS Exchange
4 39 (2.72%) SharePoint 2013
5 36 (2.51%) Tomcat
6 35 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
7 27 (1.88%) Apache
8 24 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
9 23 (1.61%) SAS
10 22 (1.54%) IIS
10 22 (1.54%) CMS
11 21 (1.47%) Exchange Server 2010
12 20 (1.40%) Adobe CQ
13 19 (1.33%) WebLogic
14 16 (1.12%) WebLogic Portal
15 15 (1.05%) Oracle SOA Suite
15 15 (1.05%) Lync
16 12 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
17 10 (0.70%) WebLogic Integration
17 10 (0.70%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 85 (5.93%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.33%) Photoshop
3 17 (1.19%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (0.91%) InDesign
5 12 (0.84%) MS Visio
6 7 (0.49%) MS Office
7 6 (0.42%) InfoPath
7 6 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
7 6 (0.42%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 62 (4.33%) Oracle EBS
2 40 (2.79%) Oracle EBS R12
3 23 (1.61%) Oracle ERP
4 17 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
5 14 (0.98%) Oracle Retail
6 10 (0.70%) Oracle SCM
7 9 (0.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.56%) AquaLogic BPM
9 6 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.42%) Google Analytics
9 6 (0.42%) Dynamics CRM
9 6 (0.42%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.35%) Magento
11 4 (0.28%) Fredhopper
11 4 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
12 3 (0.21%) SAP CRM
12 3 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
12 3 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
12 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 41 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
1 41 (2.86%) SaaS
2 26 (1.81%) Office 365
3 23 (1.61%) Microsoft Azure
4 22 (1.54%) PaaS
5 20 (1.40%) IaaS
6 12 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.49%) Force.com
8 5 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
9 3 (0.21%) GitHub
10 1 (0.070%) Amazon ELB
10 1 (0.070%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 63 (4.40%) SAN
2 53 (3.70%) Firewall
3 43 (3.00%) Internet
4 38 (2.65%) LAN
5 34 (2.37%) WAN
6 25 (1.74%) TCP/IP
7 24 (1.67%) HTTP
8 23 (1.61%) VPN
9 20 (1.40%) DNS
10 17 (1.19%) Kerberos
11 16 (1.12%) VoIP
11 16 (1.12%) Wireless
11 16 (1.12%) NAS
12 15 (1.05%) Network Security
13 14 (0.98%) NetScaler
14 13 (0.91%) Unified Communications
14 13 (0.91%) VLAN
15 11 (0.77%) MPLS
16 10 (0.70%) Broadband
17 8 (0.56%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 162 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 142 (9.91%) Data Warehouse
3 125 (8.72%) Big Data
4 80 (5.58%) Hadoop
5 76 (5.30%) Oracle Database
6 58 (4.05%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 50 (3.49%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 47 (3.28%) Oracle BI EE
9 45 (3.14%) MySQL
9 45 (3.14%) Relational Database
10 44 (3.07%) MongoDB
11 41 (2.86%) Oracle ODI
12 39 (2.72%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 35 (2.44%) NoSQL
14 33 (2.30%) Oracle Exadata
14 33 (2.30%) Data Mining
15 29 (2.02%) QlikView
16 24 (1.67%) SQL Server 2008
17 23 (1.61%) Apache Hive
18 21 (1.47%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (1.81%) Git (software)
2 22 (1.54%) Visual Studio
3 21 (1.47%) Jenkins
4 20 (1.40%) Team Foundation Server
5 19 (1.33%) Talend Open Studio
6 17 (1.19%) Subversion
7 16 (1.12%) Log4j
7 16 (1.12%) JConsole
8 15 (1.05%) JIRA
9 14 (0.98%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 14 (0.98%) Axure RP
10 12 (0.84%) Maven
10 12 (0.84%) Selenium
11 9 (0.63%) JUnit
12 7 (0.49%) JMeter
13 5 (0.35%) Eclipse
13 5 (0.35%) ERwin
13 5 (0.35%) TeamCity
13 5 (0.35%) Mercurial
14 4 (0.28%) MSI
General
1 397 (27.70%) Finance
2 210 (14.65%) Banking
3 124 (8.65%) Retail
4 78 (5.44%) Investment Banking
5 61 (4.26%) Telecoms
6 50 (3.49%) Marketing
7 39 (2.72%) Advertising
8 36 (2.51%) Legal
9 27 (1.88%) Back Office
10 23 (1.61%) Manufacturing
10 23 (1.61%) Law
11 20 (1.40%) Financial Institution
12 19 (1.33%) Games
13 15 (1.05%) Publishing
14 13 (0.91%) Corporate Banking
15 12 (0.84%) International Banking
16 10 (0.70%) Front Office
17 9 (0.63%) Electronics
18 6 (0.42%) Retail Banking
19 5 (0.35%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 175 (12.21%) .NET
2 127 (8.86%) Web Services
3 118 (8.23%) Middleware
4 117 (8.16%) HTML
5 102 (7.12%) XML
6 101 (7.05%) J2EE
7 91 (6.35%) CSS
8 80 (5.58%) SOAP
9 78 (5.44%) Spring
9 78 (5.44%) Oracle Fusion
10 70 (4.88%) REST
11 53 (3.70%) Hibernate
12 47 (3.28%) Java EE
13 45 (3.14%) ASP.NET
14 40 (2.79%) jQuery
15 38 (2.65%) HTML5
16 33 (2.30%) JSON
17 29 (2.02%) Ajax
18 22 (1.54%) JMX
19 21 (1.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 55 (3.84%) Computer Science
2 50 (3.49%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (3.35%) Management Information System
4 47 (3.28%) Open Source
5 41 (2.86%) Data Integration
6 39 (2.72%) Enterprise Storage
7 31 (2.16%) Digital Media
8 30 (2.09%) Replication
9 23 (1.61%) Mainframe
10 21 (1.47%) Clustering
11 20 (1.40%) Visualisation
12 17 (1.19%) Mathematics
13 16 (1.12%) Blackberry
13 16 (1.12%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
14 15 (1.05%) Oracle Exalogic
15 14 (0.98%) Mobile App
15 14 (0.98%) N-Tier
16 13 (0.91%) Hedge funds
17 12 (0.84%) Reference Data
17 12 (0.84%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 142 (9.91%) Linux
2 141 (9.84%) Windows
3 59 (4.12%) Android
4 57 (3.98%) UNIX
5 52 (3.63%) Apple iOS
6 38 (2.65%) Solaris
7 17 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (0.63%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (0.63%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.49%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
12 5 (0.35%) AIX
13 3 (0.21%) CentOS
13 3 (0.21%) Windows Phone
14 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
14 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.070%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 210 (14.65%) Business Intelligence
2 193 (13.47%) SOA
3 189 (13.19%) TOGAF
4 155 (10.82%) Enterprise Architecture
5 125 (8.72%) Data Modelling
6 106 (7.40%) ETL
7 100 (6.98%) Technical Architecture
8 95 (6.63%) Agile Software Development
9 94 (6.56%) UML
10 92 (6.42%) OO
11 91 (6.35%) Data Architecture
12 90 (6.28%) CRM
13 87 (6.07%) Project Management
14 86 (6.00%) Analytics
15 81 (5.65%) Stakeholder Management
16 79 (5.51%) ITIL
17 72 (5.02%) E-Commerce
17 72 (5.02%) Migration
18 70 (4.88%) Scrum
19 67 (4.68%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 324 (22.61%) Java
2 210 (14.65%) SQL
3 83 (5.79%) JavaScript
4 82 (5.72%) C#
5 37 (2.58%) C++
6 28 (1.95%) R
7 26 (1.81%) T-SQL
8 25 (1.74%) Python
9 24 (1.67%) PowerShell
10 21 (1.47%) Scala
11 16 (1.12%) PL/SQL
12 15 (1.05%) PHP
13 12 (0.84%) C
13 12 (0.84%) VBScript
14 9 (0.63%) Objective-C
14 9 (0.63%) Ruby
15 8 (0.56%) Shell Script
16 6 (0.42%) Perl
16 6 (0.42%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
17 5 (0.35%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 118 (8.23%) Degree
2 53 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.23%) Microsoft Certification
4 31 (2.16%) SC Cleared
5 30 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (1.54%) CISSP
7 20 (1.40%) MCSE
7 20 (1.40%) MCITP
7 20 (1.40%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 19 (1.33%) CCNP
9 12 (0.84%) CCIE
10 11 (0.77%) CCNA
11 10 (0.70%) Citrix Certification
12 9 (0.63%) MCSA
12 9 (0.63%) DV Cleared
13 8 (0.56%) ITIL Certification
14 7 (0.49%) CEH
14 7 (0.49%) CCIA
15 6 (0.42%) PMI Certification
15 6 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 74 (5.16%) QA
2 23 (1.61%) Data Quality
2 23 (1.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 13 (0.91%) COBIT
4 10 (0.70%) ISO 9001
5 9 (0.63%) ISO 9000
6 8 (0.56%) PCI DSS
7 7 (0.49%) SLA
8 3 (0.21%) Basel II
9 2 (0.14%) GAAP
9 2 (0.14%) Basel III
10 1 (0.070%) HL7
10 1 (0.070%) EMIR
10 1 (0.070%) CRD IV
10 1 (0.070%) Dodd-Frank
10 1 (0.070%) COREP
10 1 (0.070%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.070%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.070%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 75 (5.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 71 (4.95%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.95%) Hyper-V
4 24 (1.67%) XenApp
5 23 (1.61%) VMware ESX
6 19 (1.33%) XenDesktop
7 17 (1.19%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (0.84%) vCloud
9 10 (0.70%) vSphere
10 9 (0.63%) Xen
11 8 (0.56%) XenServer
12 5 (0.35%) Sendmail
13 4 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
13 4 (0.28%) IAG
13 4 (0.28%) Varnish
14 3 (0.21%) ProxySG
14 3 (0.21%) Terminal Services
15 2 (0.14%) EMC RecoverPoint
16 1 (0.070%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 20 (1.40%) SCCM
2 12 (0.84%) OpenSSO
3 10 (0.70%) SCOM
4 7 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.42%) XenMobile
6 5 (0.35%) Opscode Chef
6 5 (0.35%) CA SiteMinder
6 5 (0.35%) Puppet
6 5 (0.35%) Windows Intune
6 5 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
7 3 (0.21%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.21%) Cisco Prime
7 3 (0.21%) FortiGate
8 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
8 2 (0.14%) ARCserve
8 2 (0.14%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.14%) NetBackup
8 2 (0.14%) Backup Exec
9 1 (0.070%) WSUS
Vendors
1 338 (23.59%) Oracle
2 242 (16.89%) Microsoft
3 107 (7.47%) VMware
4 99 (6.91%) IBM
5 79 (5.51%) Citrix
6 67 (4.68%) SAP
7 64 (4.47%) Cisco
8 53 (3.70%) Adobe
9 41 (2.86%) Business Objects
9 41 (2.86%) Cognos
10 35 (2.44%) TIBCO
10 35 (2.44%) hybris
11 33 (2.30%) Tableau
12 32 (2.23%) Salesforce.com
13 28 (1.95%) Informatica
14 27 (1.88%) Juniper
15 26 (1.81%) ATG
16 24 (1.67%) HP
17 21 (1.47%) NetApp
18 19 (1.33%) Talend
City, London
JM
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonuses
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 hours ago
City, London
I3
Salary: £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + benefits + 10% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
FPSG Connect
Salary: £40000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Salary: £60000 per annum + Excellent Benefits & Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £65000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hays Finance Technology
Salary: £60000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Explore Recruitment Solutions
Salary: £35000 - £45000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Salt
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Montash
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago