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

Location
3 months to
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 29 27 42
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +15
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 691 693 583
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.64% 6.67% 5.37%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.12% 7.19% 5.73%
Number of salaries quoted 578 563 506
Average salary £72,800 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.93% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £60,000 £55,200 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £92,500 £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
9709 9642 10177
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.32% 92.83% 93.68%
Number of salaries quoted 8327 8159 9135
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £34,000
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 27 February 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 27 February 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.

1 433 (31.61%) Finance
2 336 (24.53%) Java
3 327 (23.87%) Oracle
4 297 (21.68%) SOA
5 265 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
6 243 (17.74%) Banking
7 204 (14.89%) TOGAF
8 181 (13.21%) .NET
9 176 (12.85%) Middleware
10 173 (12.63%) Microsoft
11 167 (12.19%) Enterprise Architecture
12 153 (11.17%) Web Services
13 152 (11.09%) SQL
14 151 (11.02%) SQL Server
15 139 (10.15%) Retail
16 136 (9.93%) Oracle Fusion
17 131 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
18 121 (8.83%) Linux
19 117 (8.54%) Cisco
20 114 (8.32%) Windows
21 105 (7.66%) OO
22 104 (7.59%) Data Modelling
23 99 (7.23%) Scrum
24 97 (7.08%) VMware
25 92 (6.72%) J2EE
26 91 (6.64%) SharePoint
27 90 (6.57%) C#
28 89 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
29 85 (6.20%) JavaScript
30 84 (6.13%) Project Management

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

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 91 (6.64%) SharePoint
2 44 (3.21%) WebSphere
3 43 (3.14%) CMS
4 40 (2.92%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 40 (2.92%) SharePoint 2013
5 37 (2.70%) WebLogic
6 33 (2.41%) Oracle Service Bus
7 29 (2.12%) Lync
8 28 (2.04%) SharePoint 2010
9 26 (1.90%) MS Exchange
10 25 (1.82%) SharePoint Server
11 23 (1.68%) Apache
12 22 (1.61%) Tomcat
13 21 (1.53%) SAS
14 20 (1.46%) BizTalk Server
14 20 (1.46%) WebLogic Portal
14 20 (1.46%) JBoss
15 19 (1.39%) IIS
15 19 (1.39%) CICS
16 15 (1.09%) Documentum
Applications
1 58 (4.23%) MS Excel
2 19 (1.39%) MS Office
3 14 (1.02%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.44%) Photoshop
4 6 (0.44%) Adobe Illustrator
5 5 (0.36%) SPSS
6 2 (0.15%) MS PowerPoint
6 2 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
7 1 (0.073%) PowerPivot
7 1 (0.073%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 50 (3.65%) Oracle BPM
2 40 (2.92%) Oracle EBS
3 27 (1.97%) Oracle EBS R12
4 19 (1.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
5 18 (1.31%) Oracle ERP
6 10 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
7 5 (0.36%) Markit EDM
7 5 (0.36%) Oracle Retail
8 4 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
8 4 (0.29%) SAP CO
8 4 (0.29%) Remedy ITSM
8 4 (0.29%) SAP FI
9 3 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
9 3 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 3 (0.22%) SAP ERP
10 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
10 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
10 2 (0.15%) Endur
10 2 (0.15%) Findur
11 1 (0.073%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 51 (3.72%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (2.85%) Office 365
3 33 (2.41%) SaaS
4 28 (2.04%) Amazon AWS
5 23 (1.68%) Force.com
6 22 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
7 16 (1.17%) IaaS
8 15 (1.09%) PaaS
9 3 (0.22%) SuccessFactors
10 2 (0.15%) IBM Blueworks
10 2 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
10 2 (0.15%) Heroku
11 1 (0.073%) Amazon EMR
11 1 (0.073%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.073%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.82%) Firewall
2 50 (3.65%) Wireless
3 48 (3.50%) WAN
4 42 (3.07%) LAN
5 38 (2.77%) SAN
5 38 (2.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 33 (2.41%) DNS
7 29 (2.12%) Internet
8 24 (1.75%) Cisco ASA
9 18 (1.31%) Unified Communications
9 18 (1.31%) VPN
10 17 (1.24%) WLAN
11 16 (1.17%) Network Security
12 15 (1.09%) FTP
12 15 (1.09%) MPLS
13 11 (0.80%) H.323
13 11 (0.80%) EIGRP
13 11 (0.80%) DHCP
13 11 (0.80%) ATM
14 10 (0.73%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 151 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 81 (5.91%) Data Warehouse
3 76 (5.55%) Big Data
4 60 (4.38%) Oracle Database
5 59 (4.31%) Relational Database
6 51 (3.72%) Oracle ODI
7 50 (3.65%) Hadoop
8 46 (3.36%) Oracle Database 11g
9 36 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 36 (2.63%) MySQL
10 30 (2.19%) Oracle BI EE
11 29 (2.12%) QlikView
12 26 (1.90%) SQL Server 2008
13 23 (1.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 23 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
14 22 (1.61%) RDBMS
15 21 (1.53%) NoSQL
16 20 (1.46%) SQL Server 2005
17 19 (1.39%) MongoDB
18 16 (1.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 33 (2.41%) Jenkins
2 29 (2.12%) Selenium
3 27 (1.97%) JIRA
4 20 (1.46%) NUnit
5 18 (1.31%) TeamCity
6 12 (0.88%) Git (software)
6 12 (0.88%) JMeter
7 11 (0.80%) Hudson
8 10 (0.73%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (0.73%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (0.73%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 9 (0.66%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.58%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (0.58%) TestNG
10 8 (0.58%) JUnit
10 8 (0.58%) Maven
10 8 (0.58%) Cucumber
10 8 (0.58%) JBehave
10 8 (0.58%) WebDriver
10 8 (0.58%) SoapUI
General
1 433 (31.61%) Finance
2 243 (17.74%) Banking
3 139 (10.15%) Retail
4 84 (6.13%) Telecoms
5 69 (5.04%) Marketing
6 52 (3.80%) Legal
7 45 (3.28%) Investment Banking
8 35 (2.55%) Manufacturing
9 29 (2.12%) Law
10 23 (1.68%) Publishing
11 17 (1.24%) Electronics
12 15 (1.09%) Back Office
13 10 (0.73%) Financial Institution
13 10 (0.73%) Advertising
14 9 (0.66%) Retail Banking
15 6 (0.44%) Front Office
15 6 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
15 6 (0.44%) Automotive
16 5 (0.36%) Billing
17 3 (0.22%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 181 (13.21%) .NET
2 176 (12.85%) Middleware
3 153 (11.17%) Web Services
4 136 (9.93%) Oracle Fusion
5 92 (6.72%) J2EE
6 83 (6.06%) XML
7 70 (5.11%) ASP.NET
8 62 (4.53%) CSS
9 60 (4.38%) HTML
10 57 (4.16%) Spring
11 42 (3.07%) jQuery
12 39 (2.85%) WCF
13 36 (2.63%) Hibernate
14 30 (2.19%) SOAP
14 30 (2.19%) REST
15 28 (2.04%) AngularJS
16 26 (1.90%) HTML5
17 24 (1.75%) Ajax
17 24 (1.75%) .NET Framework
18 23 (1.68%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 79 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
2 69 (5.04%) Data Integration
3 49 (3.58%) User Experience
4 43 (3.14%) Computer Science
5 42 (3.07%) Enterprise Software
6 34 (2.48%) Open Source
7 32 (2.34%) N-Tier
8 29 (2.12%) Management Information System
9 26 (1.90%) Mobile App
10 24 (1.75%) Clustering
11 20 (1.46%) Mainframe
12 19 (1.39%) SWIFT
13 16 (1.17%) DTV
14 14 (1.02%) Client/Server
14 14 (1.02%) Video Conferencing
15 13 (0.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
15 13 (0.95%) Life Science
16 12 (0.88%) Online Banking
16 12 (0.88%) Visualisation
17 11 (0.80%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 121 (8.83%) Linux
2 114 (8.32%) Windows
3 77 (5.62%) UNIX
4 31 (2.26%) Android
5 29 (2.12%) Windows Server 2008
5 29 (2.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 23 (1.68%) Apple iOS
7 19 (1.39%) Windows Server 2012
8 12 (0.88%) CentOS
9 11 (0.80%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.66%) Windows 8
10 9 (0.66%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (0.36%) Windows 2000 Server
12 4 (0.29%) Windows Vista
13 3 (0.22%) AIX
14 2 (0.15%) Solaris
14 2 (0.15%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.073%) Windows Mobile
15 1 (0.073%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 297 (21.68%) SOA
2 265 (19.34%) Agile Software Development
3 204 (14.89%) TOGAF
4 167 (12.19%) Enterprise Architecture
5 131 (9.56%) Business Intelligence
6 105 (7.66%) OO
7 104 (7.59%) Data Modelling
8 99 (7.23%) Scrum
9 89 (6.50%) Stakeholder Management
10 84 (6.13%) Project Management
11 83 (6.06%) Zachman Framework
12 80 (5.84%) Technical Architecture
13 78 (5.69%) UML
14 73 (5.33%) Migration
15 69 (5.04%) ITIL
16 68 (4.96%) Analytics
17 67 (4.89%) TDD
17 67 (4.89%) Continuous Integration
18 64 (4.67%) MVC
18 64 (4.67%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 336 (24.53%) Java
2 152 (11.09%) SQL
3 90 (6.57%) C#
4 85 (6.20%) JavaScript
5 36 (2.63%) C++
6 27 (1.97%) R
7 26 (1.90%) T-SQL
8 23 (1.68%) Apex Code
9 19 (1.39%) PHP
10 16 (1.17%) XPath
11 14 (1.02%) VBA
12 12 (0.88%) Scala
13 11 (0.80%) C
13 11 (0.80%) PL/SQL
14 10 (0.73%) Python
14 10 (0.73%) Ruby
15 9 (0.66%) PowerShell
16 6 (0.44%) Perl
17 5 (0.36%) COBOL
18 4 (0.29%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 83 (6.06%) Degree
2 56 (4.09%) Security Cleared
3 49 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 43 (3.14%) Cisco Certification
5 29 (2.12%) CCIE
6 16 (1.17%) CCNP
7 11 (0.80%) Microsoft Certification
8 10 (0.73%) MCSE
9 7 (0.51%) CCDP
9 7 (0.51%) CCNA
9 7 (0.51%) CISSP
9 7 (0.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 7 (0.51%) VCP4
10 6 (0.44%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.29%) NVQ Level 3
12 3 (0.22%) CEH
12 3 (0.22%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 3 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.22%) ISEB
13 2 (0.15%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 64 (4.67%) QA
2 13 (0.95%) COBIT
3 11 (0.80%) Solvency II
4 10 (0.73%) PCI DSS
5 9 (0.66%) Data Quality
6 6 (0.44%) SLA
6 6 (0.44%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.36%) Basel II
7 5 (0.36%) HIPAA
7 5 (0.36%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.15%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.073%) EMIR
System Software
1 84 (6.13%) VMware Infrastructure
2 50 (3.65%) Active Directory
3 37 (2.70%) vSphere
4 23 (1.68%) Hyper-V
5 15 (1.09%) XenApp
6 7 (0.51%) XenDesktop
6 7 (0.51%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.44%) Oracle RAC
7 6 (0.44%) vCloud
8 3 (0.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
9 2 (0.15%) Apache Flume
9 2 (0.15%) Xen
10 1 (0.073%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 1 (0.073%) Terminal Services
10 1 (0.073%) ISA Server
10 1 (0.073%) NFS
10 1 (0.073%) Sendmail
10 1 (0.073%) SRDF
10 1 (0.073%) XenServer
10 1 (0.073%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 15 (1.09%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.80%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (0.66%) Puppet
3 9 (0.66%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.51%) SCCM
5 6 (0.44%) SCOM
5 6 (0.44%) SCOrch
6 5 (0.36%) Windows Intune
6 5 (0.36%) Data Guard
7 4 (0.29%) CiscoWorks
8 3 (0.22%) Tivoli
9 2 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 2 (0.15%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.15%) Cisco LMS
10 1 (0.073%) logstash
10 1 (0.073%) Graphite
10 1 (0.073%) Nagios
10 1 (0.073%) Cacti
10 1 (0.073%) Ganglia
10 1 (0.073%) Hyperic
Vendors
1 327 (23.87%) Oracle
2 173 (12.63%) Microsoft
3 117 (8.54%) Cisco
4 97 (7.08%) VMware
5 82 (5.99%) SAP
6 57 (4.16%) IBM
7 52 (3.80%) TIBCO
8 51 (3.72%) Citrix
9 47 (3.43%) HP
10 46 (3.36%) Salesforce.com
11 42 (3.07%) EMC
12 38 (2.77%) Juniper
13 32 (2.34%) NetApp
13 32 (2.34%) F5
14 29 (2.12%) Pega
15 25 (1.82%) Red Hat
16 22 (1.61%) CheckPoint
17 18 (1.31%) Informatica
17 18 (1.31%) Cognos
18 17 (1.24%) Sitecore
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus + benefits + training
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £80,000 to £100,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Clear Edge Consulting
Salary: From £95,000 to £105,000 per annum Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £60000 - £647000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Oliver James Associates
Salary: £65000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Perfect People Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £85,000 to £95,000 per annum plus 17.5% bonus and benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kuoni Travel Ltd
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Informatiq Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Spring Technology
Salary: £75000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £45000 - £55000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eames Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £85,000 per annum Up to £85k + Bonus & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Salary: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: exceptional benefits package and excellent bonus scheme
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £82000 per annum + £6,500 Car Allowance
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Burns Sheehan
Salary: £80000 - £90000 per annum + benefits and bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £85000.00 per annum + Benefits + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £68000.00 - £118000.00 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago