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

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 32 35 43
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 629 714 634
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.00% 5.76% 5.29%
As % of the Job Titles category 6.47% 6.23% 5.67%
Number of salaries quoted 555 603 551
Average salary £75,000 £72,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £90,000 £92,500
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £62,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +0.80%
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
9717 11453 11180
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.63% 92.43% 93.32%
Number of salaries quoted 8364 9594 9818
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £53,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -1.86%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £33,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £77,500
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 July 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 July 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.

1 423 (33.02%) Finance
2 326 (25.45%) Oracle
3 324 (25.29%) Java
4 283 (22.09%) SOA
5 259 (20.22%) Banking
6 254 (19.83%) TOGAF
7 242 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
8 187 (14.60%) .NET
9 175 (13.66%) Microsoft
10 174 (13.58%) Middleware
10 174 (13.58%) Retail
11 171 (13.35%) Enterprise Architecture
12 149 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
13 137 (10.69%) SQL Server
14 129 (10.07%) Big Data
15 127 (9.91%) Oracle Fusion
16 124 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
17 119 (9.29%) Web Services
18 118 (9.21%) SQL
19 117 (9.13%) Zachman Framework
20 104 (8.12%) Project Management
20 104 (8.12%) Analytics
21 103 (8.04%) Data Management
22 102 (7.96%) Degree
23 100 (7.81%) CRM
24 97 (7.57%) Windows
25 96 (7.49%) J2EE
26 91 (7.10%) C#
27 87 (6.79%) Migration
28 86 (6.71%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 70 (5.46%) SharePoint
2 40 (3.12%) SAS
3 35 (2.73%) WebSphere
4 31 (2.42%) IIS
5 29 (2.26%) WebLogic
6 28 (2.19%) BizTalk Server
6 28 (2.19%) Node.js
6 28 (2.19%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 27 (2.11%) Oracle Service Bus
8 23 (1.80%) JBoss
9 20 (1.56%) Apache
9 20 (1.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 17 (1.33%) Apache Solr
10 17 (1.33%) WebLogic Portal
10 17 (1.33%) Drupal
11 16 (1.25%) CMS
11 16 (1.25%) Lync
12 14 (1.09%) Apache Pig
12 14 (1.09%) Tomcat
12 14 (1.09%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 86 (6.71%) MS Excel
2 24 (1.87%) MS Visio
3 18 (1.41%) MS Office
4 6 (0.47%) SPSS
5 4 (0.31%) OmniGraffle
6 3 (0.23%) PowerPivot
7 2 (0.16%) InfoPath
7 2 (0.16%) MS Project
8 1 (0.078%) Photoshop
8 1 (0.078%) Mathematica
8 1 (0.078%) Adobe Illustrator
8 1 (0.078%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 51 (3.98%) Oracle EBS
2 36 (2.81%) Oracle BPM
3 19 (1.48%) Dynamics CRM
4 18 (1.41%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 17 (1.33%) Oracle EBS R12
6 16 (1.25%) Oracle Utilities
6 16 (1.25%) Oracle ERP
7 11 (0.86%) Oracle Retail
8 6 (0.47%) Dynamics AX
9 5 (0.39%) AWD
10 4 (0.31%) Markit EDM
11 3 (0.23%) Oracle FAH
11 3 (0.23%) Cognos Planning
11 3 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
12 2 (0.16%) Dynamics NAV
12 2 (0.16%) Dynamics GP
12 2 (0.16%) Dynamics SL
12 2 (0.16%) SAP FI/CO
12 2 (0.16%) Maximo
12 2 (0.16%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 55 (4.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 47 (3.67%) Amazon AWS
3 38 (2.97%) Office 365
4 32 (2.50%) SaaS
5 19 (1.48%) Force.com
5 19 (1.48%) IaaS
6 17 (1.33%) PaaS
7 13 (1.01%) Cloud Computing
8 6 (0.47%) GitHub
9 5 (0.39%) OneDrive
10 3 (0.23%) SuccessFactors
11 2 (0.16%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.16%) AWS CloudFormation
11 2 (0.16%) Amazon S3
12 1 (0.078%) Heroku
12 1 (0.078%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 1 (0.078%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.078%) Sumo Logic
12 1 (0.078%) Yammer
12 1 (0.078%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 58 (4.53%) Firewall
2 44 (3.43%) WAN
3 38 (2.97%) LAN
4 36 (2.81%) SAN
5 27 (2.11%) DNS
6 26 (2.03%) Wireless
7 23 (1.80%) Cisco Nexus
8 22 (1.72%) Network Security
9 21 (1.64%) VPN
10 20 (1.56%) HTTP
11 18 (1.41%) Cisco ASA
12 17 (1.33%) Internet
13 14 (1.09%) MPLS
13 14 (1.09%) EIGRP
14 13 (1.01%) OSPF
14 13 (1.01%) BGP
14 13 (1.01%) FTP
14 13 (1.01%) ATM
15 12 (0.94%) SMTP
15 12 (0.94%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 137 (10.69%) SQL Server
2 129 (10.07%) Big Data
3 124 (9.68%) Data Warehouse
4 80 (6.25%) Hadoop
5 62 (4.84%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 44 (3.43%) Oracle Database
7 41 (3.20%) Oracle ODI
8 39 (3.04%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 37 (2.89%) Relational Database
10 35 (2.73%) Oracle Database 11g
11 34 (2.65%) QlikView
11 34 (2.65%) NoSQL
12 33 (2.58%) BusinessObjects
13 27 (2.11%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 22 (1.72%) MySQL
15 20 (1.56%) RDBMS
16 18 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
17 16 (1.25%) Apache Hive
18 15 (1.17%) Data Mart
18 15 (1.17%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 29 (2.26%) Jenkins
2 17 (1.33%) TeamCity
3 16 (1.25%) Axure RP
4 15 (1.17%) Maven
5 14 (1.09%) Git (software)
6 13 (1.01%) JUnit
7 12 (0.94%) Subversion
8 10 (0.78%) Visual Studio
9 9 (0.70%) NUnit
9 9 (0.70%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.70%) Hudson
10 8 (0.62%) Cucumber
10 8 (0.62%) Octopus Deploy
11 7 (0.55%) SoapUI
11 7 (0.55%) Selenium
11 7 (0.55%) Atlassian Bamboo
12 6 (0.47%) TestNG
12 6 (0.47%) JIRA
12 6 (0.47%) JBehave
12 6 (0.47%) WebDriver
General
1 423 (33.02%) Finance
2 259 (20.22%) Banking
3 174 (13.58%) Retail
4 74 (5.78%) Marketing
5 73 (5.70%) Telecoms
6 44 (3.43%) Legal
7 43 (3.36%) Law
8 41 (3.20%) Manufacturing
9 27 (2.11%) Financial Institution
10 26 (2.03%) Investment Banking
11 20 (1.56%) Billing
12 19 (1.48%) Electronics
13 14 (1.09%) Back Office
14 12 (0.94%) Publishing
15 10 (0.78%) Front Office
16 7 (0.55%) Pharmaceutical
16 7 (0.55%) Retail Banking
16 7 (0.55%) International Banking
17 6 (0.47%) Corporate Banking
18 4 (0.31%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 187 (14.60%) .NET
2 174 (13.58%) Middleware
3 127 (9.91%) Oracle Fusion
4 119 (9.29%) Web Services
5 96 (7.49%) J2EE
6 78 (6.09%) XML
7 67 (5.23%) HTML
8 42 (3.28%) CSS
9 39 (3.04%) REST
10 36 (2.81%) ASP.NET
11 34 (2.65%) SOAP
12 30 (2.34%) Spring
13 28 (2.19%) .NET Framework
14 27 (2.11%) HTML5
15 21 (1.64%) AngularJS
15 21 (1.64%) XSLT
15 21 (1.64%) Hibernate
16 19 (1.48%) Visualforce
17 18 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
17 18 (1.41%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 77 (6.01%) Data Integration
2 71 (5.54%) Enterprise Software
3 62 (4.84%) Data Centre
4 60 (4.68%) Analytical Skills
5 48 (3.75%) Management Information System
6 41 (3.20%) Computer Science
7 35 (2.73%) User Experience
8 33 (2.58%) SWIFT
9 24 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 18 (1.41%) DTV
11 17 (1.33%) Clustering
11 17 (1.33%) Hybrid Cloud
12 16 (1.25%) Mobile App
13 15 (1.17%) PKI
14 14 (1.09%) Social Network
15 13 (1.01%) Mathematics
15 13 (1.01%) Replication
15 13 (1.01%) N-Tier
16 11 (0.86%) Reference Data
17 10 (0.78%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 97 (7.57%) Windows
2 84 (6.56%) Linux
3 47 (3.67%) UNIX
4 12 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (0.70%) Windows Server 2008
6 7 (0.55%) Apple iOS
6 7 (0.55%) Windows Server 2012
6 7 (0.55%) Android
7 6 (0.47%) Solaris
8 5 (0.39%) AIX
9 4 (0.31%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (0.31%) CentOS
9 4 (0.31%) Data ONTAP
10 2 (0.16%) Windows 7
11 1 (0.078%) CoreOS
11 1 (0.078%) Windows XP
11 1 (0.078%) VMS
11 1 (0.078%) SUSE
11 1 (0.078%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.078%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 283 (22.09%) SOA
2 254 (19.83%) TOGAF
3 242 (18.89%) Agile Software Development
4 171 (13.35%) Enterprise Architecture
5 149 (11.63%) Business Intelligence
6 117 (9.13%) Zachman Framework
7 104 (8.12%) Project Management
7 104 (8.12%) Analytics
8 103 (8.04%) Data Management
9 100 (7.81%) CRM
10 87 (6.79%) Migration
11 83 (6.48%) Data Modelling
12 82 (6.40%) ETL
13 81 (6.32%) UML
14 79 (6.17%) Technical Architecture
14 79 (6.17%) SDLC
15 78 (6.09%) E-Commerce
16 75 (5.85%) Scrum
17 73 (5.70%) Mentoring
18 68 (5.31%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 324 (25.29%) Java
2 118 (9.21%) SQL
3 91 (7.10%) C#
4 85 (6.64%) JavaScript
5 48 (3.75%) Scala
6 43 (3.36%) C++
7 39 (3.04%) C
8 32 (2.50%) R
9 25 (1.95%) PHP
10 20 (1.56%) Python
11 19 (1.48%) Apex Code
12 18 (1.41%) Ruby
13 17 (1.33%) T-SQL
14 11 (0.86%) Perl
14 11 (0.86%) Shell Script
14 11 (0.86%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
15 6 (0.47%) PL/SQL
15 6 (0.47%) VBA
16 5 (0.39%) PowerShell
17 4 (0.31%) XPath
Qualifications
1 102 (7.96%) Degree
2 34 (2.65%) Security Cleared
3 32 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
4 31 (2.42%) CISSP
5 19 (1.48%) SC Cleared
6 15 (1.17%) CCIE
7 13 (1.01%) CISM
8 10 (0.78%) CCNA
8 10 (0.78%) Microsoft Certification
9 9 (0.70%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 9 (0.70%) CCNP
9 9 (0.70%) CCDP
10 8 (0.62%) CISA
11 6 (0.47%) DV Cleared
11 6 (0.47%) CRISC
12 5 (0.39%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 5 (0.39%) PMI Certification
12 5 (0.39%) MCSE
13 4 (0.31%) PhD
13 4 (0.31%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (2.34%) Data Quality
2 28 (2.19%) QA
3 21 (1.64%) SLA
4 18 (1.41%) Solvency II
5 17 (1.33%) COBIT
6 9 (0.70%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 8 (0.62%) ISO 9001
8 5 (0.39%) PCI DSS
9 2 (0.16%) ISO 8583
10 1 (0.078%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 1 (0.078%) EMIR
System Software
1 54 (4.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 45 (3.51%) Active Directory
3 20 (1.56%) Hyper-V
4 11 (0.86%) vSphere
5 8 (0.62%) XenApp
6 6 (0.47%) HDFS
7 4 (0.31%) XenDesktop
7 4 (0.31%) Xen
8 3 (0.23%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (0.23%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.23%) vCloud
9 2 (0.16%) ISA Server
9 2 (0.16%) Forefront TMG
9 2 (0.16%) UAG
10 1 (0.078%) VMware ESXi
10 1 (0.078%) VirtualBox
10 1 (0.078%) IAG
10 1 (0.078%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.078%) XenServer
10 1 (0.078%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 22 (1.72%) Puppet
2 18 (1.41%) Opscode Chef
3 12 (0.94%) Tivoli
4 10 (0.78%) WebSphere Cast Iron
5 7 (0.55%) Ansible
6 6 (0.47%) Windows Intune
7 5 (0.39%) Hadoop YARN
7 5 (0.39%) Nagios
8 4 (0.31%) CiscoWorks
8 4 (0.31%) ZABBIX
9 3 (0.23%) SCCM
9 3 (0.23%) Data Guard
9 3 (0.23%) Hyperic
10 2 (0.16%) logstash
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco UCCX
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
10 2 (0.16%) Cisco UCCE
10 2 (0.16%) Oracle RMAN
10 2 (0.16%) MOM
11 1 (0.078%) Control-M
Vendors
1 326 (25.45%) Oracle
2 175 (13.66%) Microsoft
3 84 (6.56%) VMware
4 78 (6.09%) Cisco
5 75 (5.85%) SAP
6 47 (3.67%) IBM
7 42 (3.28%) hybris
8 41 (3.20%) Informatica
9 37 (2.89%) Salesforce.com
10 29 (2.26%) Citrix
10 29 (2.26%) Juniper
11 26 (2.03%) Tableau
12 25 (1.95%) F5
12 25 (1.95%) Teradata
13 22 (1.72%) NetApp
13 22 (1.72%) Adobe
14 21 (1.64%) CheckPoint
15 20 (1.56%) Ab Initio
15 20 (1.56%) Netezza
15 20 (1.56%) TIBCO
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Negotiable salary
Posted: 2 hours ago
City, London
Mortimer Bell International
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Generous benefits
Posted: 8 hours ago
City, London
ARC IT Recruitment
Salary: benefits + bonus
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £60000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60 000 to £70 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 21 hours ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + car allowance
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £75000 - £95000 per annum + bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Senitor Associates
Salary: £60000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70K - 110K & comprehensive bonus/benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Hudson IT
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + excellent benefits & bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oxbridge Answers
Salary: 65k-80k
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + package & bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Capgemini
Salary: £0.00 per annum + Competitive Package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Mortimer Spinks
Salary: £85000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits!
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + Benefits + Bonus.
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey IT & Change
Salary: £80000.00 - £100000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago