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 31 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
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 33 38 28
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 709 633 859
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 5.74% 5.31% 6.65%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.22% 5.69% 7.08%
Number of salaries quoted 599 545 756
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 £95,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £61,500 £61,810
% change year-on-year
+1.62% -0.50%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11391 11129 12136
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 93.27% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 9542 9767 11066
Average salary £52,500 £54,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.77% -1.81%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £77,500 £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 31 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 31 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.

1 400 (27.72%) Finance
2 347 (24.05%) Oracle
3 322 (22.31%) Java
4 238 (16.49%) Microsoft
5 213 (14.76%) Business Intelligence
6 208 (14.41%) Banking
7 207 (14.35%) SQL
8 197 (13.65%) TOGAF
9 195 (13.51%) SOA
10 181 (12.54%) .NET
11 165 (11.43%) SQL Server
12 158 (10.95%) Enterprise Architecture
13 148 (10.26%) Linux
14 144 (9.98%) Windows
14 144 (9.98%) Data Warehouse
15 132 (9.15%) Web Services
16 129 (8.94%) Big Data
17 126 (8.73%) Data Modelling
18 125 (8.66%) Retail
19 123 (8.52%) Middleware
20 119 (8.25%) Degree
21 114 (7.90%) HTML
22 107 (7.42%) VMware
23 105 (7.28%) ETL
24 104 (7.21%) SharePoint
24 104 (7.21%) XML
25 102 (7.07%) J2EE
26 101 (7.00%) Technical Architecture
27 100 (6.93%) IBM
28 96 (6.65%) Agile Software Development

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

For the 6 months to 31 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
1 104 (7.21%) SharePoint
2 49 (3.40%) WebSphere
3 40 (2.77%) SharePoint 2013
3 40 (2.77%) MS Exchange
4 37 (2.56%) Tomcat
5 35 (2.43%) SharePoint 2010
6 28 (1.94%) Apache
7 24 (1.66%) SAS
8 23 (1.59%) BizTalk Server
8 23 (1.59%) CMS
9 22 (1.52%) IIS
10 20 (1.39%) WebLogic
10 20 (1.39%) Exchange Server 2010
10 20 (1.39%) Adobe CQ
11 17 (1.18%) WebLogic Portal
12 15 (1.04%) Oracle SOA Suite
12 15 (1.04%) Lync
13 11 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2003
14 10 (0.69%) WebLogic Integration
14 10 (0.69%) AquaLogic Service Bus
Applications
1 82 (5.68%) MS Excel
2 18 (1.25%) Photoshop
3 16 (1.11%) Adobe Illustrator
4 13 (0.90%) MS Visio
4 13 (0.90%) InDesign
5 7 (0.49%) MS Office
6 6 (0.42%) InfoPath
6 6 (0.42%) OmniGraffle
6 6 (0.42%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 67 (4.64%) Oracle EBS
2 43 (2.98%) Oracle EBS R12
3 24 (1.66%) Oracle ERP
4 17 (1.18%) Oracle BPM
5 16 (1.11%) Oracle Retail
6 10 (0.69%) Oracle SCM
7 9 (0.62%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (0.55%) AquaLogic BPM
9 6 (0.42%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.42%) Google Analytics
10 5 (0.35%) Dynamics CRM
10 5 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
10 5 (0.35%) Magento
11 4 (0.28%) Oracle Applications
11 4 (0.28%) Cognos Business Intelligence
11 4 (0.28%) Fredhopper
12 3 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
12 3 (0.21%) Cognos TM1
12 3 (0.21%) SAP CRM
12 3 (0.21%) Oracle CRM
Cloud Services
1 43 (2.98%) SaaS
2 42 (2.91%) Amazon AWS
3 27 (1.87%) Office 365
4 23 (1.59%) PaaS
4 23 (1.59%) Microsoft Azure
5 19 (1.32%) IaaS
6 15 (1.04%) Cloud Computing
7 7 (0.49%) Force.com
8 5 (0.35%) Amazon EC2
9 3 (0.21%) GitHub
9 3 (0.21%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.069%) Route 53
10 1 (0.069%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.57%) SAN
2 54 (3.74%) Firewall
3 42 (2.91%) Internet
4 35 (2.43%) LAN
5 32 (2.22%) WAN
6 26 (1.80%) VPN
7 24 (1.66%) TCP/IP
8 23 (1.59%) HTTP
9 20 (1.39%) DNS
10 18 (1.25%) Wireless
11 17 (1.18%) Kerberos
12 16 (1.11%) NAS
13 15 (1.04%) VLAN
13 15 (1.04%) VoIP
14 14 (0.97%) Network Security
14 14 (0.97%) NetScaler
15 13 (0.90%) Unified Communications
16 11 (0.76%) MPLS
17 9 (0.62%) Broadband
18 8 (0.55%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 165 (11.43%) SQL Server
2 144 (9.98%) Data Warehouse
3 129 (8.94%) Big Data
4 81 (5.61%) Hadoop
5 77 (5.34%) Oracle Database
6 56 (3.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 49 (3.40%) Oracle BI EE
8 48 (3.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 45 (3.12%) MySQL
9 45 (3.12%) MongoDB
9 45 (3.12%) Relational Database
10 42 (2.91%) Oracle ODI
11 37 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 35 (2.43%) NoSQL
13 34 (2.36%) Oracle Exadata
14 32 (2.22%) Data Mining
15 30 (2.08%) QlikView
16 23 (1.59%) SQL Server 2008
16 23 (1.59%) Apache Hive
17 21 (1.46%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 26 (1.80%) Git (software)
2 23 (1.59%) Visual Studio
3 21 (1.46%) Jenkins
4 20 (1.39%) Talend Open Studio
4 20 (1.39%) Team Foundation Server
5 17 (1.18%) Subversion
6 16 (1.11%) JConsole
6 16 (1.11%) Log4j
7 15 (1.04%) Axure RP
7 15 (1.04%) JIRA
8 14 (0.97%) Balsamiq Mockups
9 12 (0.83%) Maven
9 12 (0.83%) Selenium
10 9 (0.62%) JUnit
11 7 (0.49%) JMeter
12 5 (0.35%) Mercurial
12 5 (0.35%) TeamCity
12 5 (0.35%) ERwin
12 5 (0.35%) Eclipse
13 4 (0.28%) MSI
General
1 400 (27.72%) Finance
2 208 (14.41%) Banking
3 125 (8.66%) Retail
4 79 (5.47%) Investment Banking
5 60 (4.16%) Telecoms
6 50 (3.47%) Marketing
7 40 (2.77%) Advertising
8 38 (2.63%) Legal
9 27 (1.87%) Back Office
10 23 (1.59%) Manufacturing
11 21 (1.46%) Law
12 20 (1.39%) Financial Institution
13 19 (1.32%) Games
14 15 (1.04%) Publishing
15 14 (0.97%) International Banking
16 13 (0.90%) Corporate Banking
17 11 (0.76%) Front Office
18 9 (0.62%) Electronics
19 6 (0.42%) Retail Banking
20 5 (0.35%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (12.54%) .NET
2 132 (9.15%) Web Services
3 123 (8.52%) Middleware
4 114 (7.90%) HTML
5 104 (7.21%) XML
6 102 (7.07%) J2EE
7 91 (6.31%) CSS
8 81 (5.61%) SOAP
8 81 (5.61%) Oracle Fusion
9 78 (5.41%) Spring
10 72 (4.99%) REST
11 53 (3.67%) Hibernate
12 48 (3.33%) ASP.NET
13 46 (3.19%) Java EE
14 42 (2.91%) jQuery
15 36 (2.49%) HTML5
16 34 (2.36%) JSON
17 30 (2.08%) Ajax
18 22 (1.52%) JMX
19 21 (1.46%) MapReduce
Miscellaneous
1 57 (3.95%) Computer Science
2 51 (3.53%) Enterprise Software
3 48 (3.33%) Open Source
4 46 (3.19%) Management Information System
5 44 (3.05%) Enterprise Storage
6 42 (2.91%) Data Integration
7 32 (2.22%) Digital Media
7 32 (2.22%) Replication
8 25 (1.73%) Mainframe
9 22 (1.52%) Clustering
10 21 (1.46%) Visualisation
11 17 (1.18%) Mathematics
12 16 (1.11%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 16 (1.11%) Oracle Exalogic
13 15 (1.04%) N-Tier
13 15 (1.04%) Blackberry
14 13 (0.90%) Hedge funds
14 13 (0.90%) Reference Data
15 12 (0.83%) Derivative
16 11 (0.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 148 (10.26%) Linux
2 144 (9.98%) Windows
3 60 (4.16%) UNIX
4 55 (3.81%) Android
5 48 (3.33%) Apple iOS
6 39 (2.70%) Solaris
7 16 (1.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.83%) Windows Server 2008
9 8 (0.55%) Windows 8
10 7 (0.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.42%) AIX
11 6 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
11 6 (0.42%) Windows 7
11 6 (0.42%) Oracle Linux
12 5 (0.35%) Windows Mobile
13 3 (0.21%) Windows Phone
13 3 (0.21%) CentOS
14 2 (0.14%) HPUX
14 2 (0.14%) Windows XP
14 2 (0.14%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 213 (14.76%) Business Intelligence
2 197 (13.65%) TOGAF
3 195 (13.51%) SOA
4 158 (10.95%) Enterprise Architecture
5 126 (8.73%) Data Modelling
6 105 (7.28%) ETL
7 101 (7.00%) Technical Architecture
8 96 (6.65%) Agile Software Development
9 94 (6.51%) UML
9 94 (6.51%) Data Architecture
10 93 (6.44%) OO
11 91 (6.31%) CRM
12 90 (6.24%) Project Management
13 87 (6.03%) Analytics
14 82 (5.68%) Stakeholder Management
15 79 (5.47%) ITIL
16 73 (5.06%) E-Commerce
17 72 (4.99%) Migration
17 72 (4.99%) Scrum
18 67 (4.64%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 322 (22.31%) Java
2 207 (14.35%) SQL
3 86 (5.96%) C#
4 84 (5.82%) JavaScript
5 39 (2.70%) C++
6 28 (1.94%) R
7 27 (1.87%) T-SQL
8 25 (1.73%) Python
9 24 (1.66%) PowerShell
10 21 (1.46%) Scala
11 16 (1.11%) PL/SQL
12 15 (1.04%) PHP
13 12 (0.83%) C
14 11 (0.76%) VBScript
15 9 (0.62%) Ruby
16 8 (0.55%) Objective-C
16 8 (0.55%) Shell Script
17 6 (0.42%) Data Mining Extensions (DMX)
17 6 (0.42%) Perl
17 6 (0.42%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 119 (8.25%) Degree
2 55 (3.81%) Security Cleared
3 33 (2.29%) SC Cleared
4 31 (2.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 29 (2.01%) Cisco Certification
6 22 (1.52%) CISSP
7 19 (1.32%) MCITP
7 19 (1.32%) MCSE
7 19 (1.32%) CCNP
7 19 (1.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 12 (0.83%) CCIE
9 10 (0.69%) CCNA
10 9 (0.62%) DV Cleared
10 9 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
10 9 (0.62%) MCSA
11 7 (0.49%) CCIA
11 7 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
11 7 (0.49%) CEH
12 6 (0.42%) MCP
12 6 (0.42%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 77 (5.34%) QA
2 23 (1.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 22 (1.52%) Data Quality
4 12 (0.83%) COBIT
5 11 (0.76%) ISO 9001
6 9 (0.62%) ISO 9000
7 8 (0.55%) PCI DSS
8 7 (0.49%) SLA
9 3 (0.21%) Basel II
10 1 (0.069%) Basel III
10 1 (0.069%) HL7
10 1 (0.069%) GAAP
10 1 (0.069%) ISO/IEC 17799
10 1 (0.069%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.069%) EMIR
10 1 (0.069%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 77 (5.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 72 (4.99%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.94%) Hyper-V
4 24 (1.66%) XenApp
5 21 (1.46%) VMware ESX
6 19 (1.32%) XenDesktop
7 17 (1.18%) Oracle RAC
8 12 (0.83%) vCloud
9 10 (0.69%) Xen
9 10 (0.69%) vSphere
10 8 (0.55%) XenServer
11 5 (0.35%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (0.35%) Sendmail
11 5 (0.35%) Terminal Services
12 4 (0.28%) Microsoft App-V
12 4 (0.28%) Varnish
12 4 (0.28%) IAG
13 3 (0.21%) ProxySG
14 1 (0.069%) UAG
14 1 (0.069%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 21 (1.46%) SCCM
2 13 (0.90%) SCOM
3 12 (0.83%) OpenSSO
4 7 (0.49%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 6 (0.42%) XenMobile
5 6 (0.42%) Opscode Chef
5 6 (0.42%) Puppet
6 5 (0.35%) Windows Intune
6 5 (0.35%) HP Quality Center
6 5 (0.35%) CA SiteMinder
7 3 (0.21%) FortiGate
7 3 (0.21%) SCVMM
7 3 (0.21%) Tivoli
7 3 (0.21%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (0.21%) ARCserve
7 3 (0.21%) NetBackup
7 3 (0.21%) Backup Exec
7 3 (0.21%) Cisco Prime
8 2 (0.14%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.14%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 347 (24.05%) Oracle
2 238 (16.49%) Microsoft
3 107 (7.42%) VMware
4 100 (6.93%) IBM
5 79 (5.47%) Citrix
6 67 (4.64%) SAP
7 64 (4.44%) Cisco
8 54 (3.74%) Adobe
9 42 (2.91%) Cognos
10 40 (2.77%) Business Objects
11 35 (2.43%) TIBCO
12 34 (2.36%) hybris
12 34 (2.36%) Tableau
13 33 (2.29%) Salesforce.com
14 29 (2.01%) Informatica
15 27 (1.87%) Juniper
15 27 (1.87%) ATG
16 23 (1.59%) HP
17 21 (1.46%) NetApp
18 20 (1.39%) F5
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 6 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Sanderson
Salary: £50000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £80000 per annum
Posted: 7 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £45000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Nigel Frank International Ltd
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus/Car/Pension/Health Cover
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + Bens
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Palantir Solutions
Salary: Up to £50,000 per annum Benefits package including pension, private he
Posted: 15 hours ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exponential-e
Salary: £5000 - £45000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Exponential-e
Salary: £45000 - £50000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Quant Capital
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus Medical Pension (8%)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £80000 - £115000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £55000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Search Consultancy
Salary: excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago