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 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 54 31 36
Rank change year-on-year
-23 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 336 660 726
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 4.78% 6.21% 5.79%
As % of the Job Titles category 4.99% 6.53% 6.12%
Number of salaries quoted 268 555 596
Average salary £77,500 £75,000 £72,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £55,000
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £93,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £64,750 £60,500
% change year-on-year
+0.38% +7.02%
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
6735 10104 11869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.74% 95.11% 94.69%
Number of salaries quoted 6074 8571 10011
Average salary £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £34,000 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

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 1 May 2016.

Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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.

1 301 (40.84%) Finance
2 207 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
3 193 (26.19%) Java
4 147 (19.95%) TOGAF
5 144 (19.54%) SOA
6 133 (18.05%) Banking
7 125 (16.96%) .NET
8 114 (15.47%) Oracle
9 110 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
10 101 (13.70%) Microsoft
11 98 (13.30%) Degree
12 92 (12.48%) Enterprise Architecture
13 81 (10.99%) SQL
14 79 (10.72%) Marketing
15 78 (10.58%) Web Services
16 75 (10.18%) Data Management
16 75 (10.18%) Telecoms
16 75 (10.18%) SaaS
17 69 (9.36%) Retail
18 68 (9.23%) C#
19 67 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
20 66 (8.96%) Data Modelling
21 65 (8.82%) SQL Server
21 65 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
21 65 (8.82%) Analytics
22 64 (8.68%) Data Architecture
22 64 (8.68%) Windows
23 62 (8.41%) CRM
23 62 (8.41%) Presales
24 61 (8.28%) Waterfall

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

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, 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 32 (4.34%) SharePoint
2 24 (3.26%) WebSphere
3 17 (2.31%) CMS
4 16 (2.17%) Tomcat
5 14 (1.90%) Apache Spark
6 12 (1.63%) Apache
6 12 (1.63%) BizTalk Server
7 10 (1.36%) IIS
7 10 (1.36%) Node.js
8 9 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
9 8 (1.09%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 8 (1.09%) CICS
10 6 (0.81%) Apache Solr
10 6 (0.81%) Elasticsearch
10 6 (0.81%) FileNet
10 6 (0.81%) JBoss
10 6 (0.81%) OpenStack
10 6 (0.81%) SAS
11 4 (0.54%) Sitecore CMS
12 3 (0.41%) CoreMedia CMS
Applications
1 56 (7.60%) MS Excel
2 13 (1.76%) MS Office
3 8 (1.09%) MS Visio
4 6 (0.81%) MS PowerPoint
4 6 (0.81%) OmniGraffle
5 4 (0.54%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.14%) MS Project
6 1 (0.14%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 12 (1.63%) Dynamics CRM
1 12 (1.63%) Oracle Financials
2 10 (1.36%) Oracle EBS
3 9 (1.22%) Oracle Retail
3 9 (1.22%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 6 (0.81%) SAP hybris
5 5 (0.68%) Dynamics AX
6 3 (0.41%) Adobe Campaign
6 3 (0.41%) Eloqua
6 3 (0.41%) HFM
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle BPM
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 3 (0.41%) Oracle Receivables
6 3 (0.41%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.27%) Maximo
8 1 (0.14%) Markit EDM
8 1 (0.14%) RMDS
8 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
8 1 (0.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 75 (10.18%) SaaS
2 46 (6.24%) Amazon AWS
3 36 (4.88%) Microsoft Azure
4 29 (3.93%) PaaS
5 27 (3.66%) IaaS
6 20 (2.71%) Cloud Computing
7 17 (2.31%) Force.com
8 11 (1.49%) iPaaS
9 8 (1.09%) Virtual Private Cloud
10 6 (0.81%) GitHub
11 5 (0.68%) Office 365
12 4 (0.54%) SoftLayer
13 3 (0.41%) Amazon EMR
13 3 (0.41%) Responsys
14 2 (0.27%) AdWords
14 2 (0.27%) AWS CloudFormation
14 2 (0.27%) Azure Active Directory
14 2 (0.27%) Boomi
15 1 (0.14%) Google Cloud Platform
15 1 (0.14%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 17 (2.31%) Firewall
1 17 (2.31%) SAN
2 15 (2.04%) Network Security
3 12 (1.63%) LAN
4 9 (1.22%) NAS
5 8 (1.09%) ATM
5 8 (1.09%) TCP/IP
6 7 (0.95%) DNS
6 7 (0.95%) WAN
7 6 (0.81%) HTTP
8 5 (0.68%) Fibre Channel
9 4 (0.54%) Cisco ASA
9 4 (0.54%) Cisco Nexus
9 4 (0.54%) DHCP
9 4 (0.54%) Intranet
10 3 (0.41%) iSCSI
10 3 (0.41%) MPLS
10 3 (0.41%) VPN
11 2 (0.27%) Multicast
11 2 (0.27%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 65 (8.82%) SQL Server
2 51 (6.92%) Data Warehouse
3 49 (6.65%) Big Data
3 49 (6.65%) Hadoop
4 31 (4.21%) NoSQL
5 30 (4.07%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 26 (3.53%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 23 (3.12%) SQL Server 2012
8 22 (2.99%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 18 (2.44%) Data Mart
10 17 (2.31%) SQL Server 2008
11 16 (2.17%) MongoDB
12 14 (1.90%) Relational Database
12 14 (1.90%) SQL Server 2005
13 13 (1.76%) Oracle Database
14 12 (1.63%) Apache Cassandra
14 12 (1.63%) SQL Server 2014
15 10 (1.36%) DB2
16 8 (1.09%) Data Mining
16 8 (1.09%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 22 (2.99%) Jenkins
2 20 (2.71%) Team Foundation Server
3 12 (1.63%) Eclipse
3 12 (1.63%) Octopus Deploy
4 11 (1.49%) Axure RP
4 11 (1.49%) IntelliJ
4 11 (1.49%) NetBeans
5 8 (1.09%) NUnit
6 7 (0.95%) Git (software)
6 7 (0.95%) Maven
7 6 (0.81%) JUnit
7 6 (0.81%) Visual Studio
8 4 (0.54%) Jasmine
8 4 (0.54%) JSHint
8 4 (0.54%) Karma Test Runner
8 4 (0.54%) Talend Open Studio
8 4 (0.54%) TeamCity
9 3 (0.41%) JIRA
9 3 (0.41%) Subversion
10 2 (0.27%) Selenium
General
1 301 (40.84%) Finance
2 133 (18.05%) Banking
3 79 (10.72%) Marketing
4 75 (10.18%) Telecoms
5 69 (9.36%) Retail
6 29 (3.93%) Advertising
7 26 (3.53%) Front Office
8 23 (3.12%) Investment Banking
9 20 (2.71%) Back Office
10 15 (2.04%) Law
11 14 (1.90%) Financial Institution
12 13 (1.76%) Legal
13 9 (1.22%) Retail Banking
14 5 (0.68%) Local Government
14 5 (0.68%) Manufacturing
15 3 (0.41%) Billing
15 3 (0.41%) French Language
15 3 (0.41%) German Language
16 2 (0.27%) Games
16 2 (0.27%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (16.96%) .NET
2 78 (10.58%) Web Services
3 53 (7.19%) Middleware
4 46 (6.24%) XML
5 35 (4.75%) HTML
6 24 (3.26%) ASP.NET
7 23 (3.12%) CSS
8 21 (2.85%) J2EE
9 19 (2.58%) WCF
10 17 (2.31%) jQuery
10 17 (2.31%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 15 (2.04%) Java EE
12 13 (1.76%) Ajax
12 13 (1.76%) ASP.NET Web API
12 13 (1.76%) JMS
12 13 (1.76%) MDX
12 13 (1.76%) Spring
13 12 (1.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 12 (1.63%) SOAP
14 11 (1.49%) Java SE
Miscellaneous
1 110 (14.93%) Analytical Skills
2 43 (5.83%) Data Centre
2 43 (5.83%) Management Information System
3 40 (5.43%) Enterprise Software
4 39 (5.29%) Data Integration
5 37 (5.02%) Computer Science
6 34 (4.61%) User Experience
7 26 (3.53%) Hybrid Cloud
8 20 (2.71%) N-Tier
9 18 (2.44%) Mobile App
10 15 (2.04%) Visualisation
11 13 (1.76%) Mathematics
12 12 (1.63%) Algorithms
12 12 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
13 11 (1.49%) Fixed Income
14 9 (1.22%) BYOD
14 9 (1.22%) Mainframe
15 8 (1.09%) Data Structures
15 8 (1.09%) PlayStation
15 8 (1.09%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 64 (8.68%) Windows
2 45 (6.11%) Linux
3 27 (3.66%) Windows Server
4 19 (2.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 18 (2.44%) Android
5 18 (2.44%) Apple iOS
6 16 (2.17%) Unix
7 10 (1.36%) Solaris
7 10 (1.36%) Windows Phone
8 5 (0.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 4 (0.54%) Windows 7
9 4 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
10 3 (0.41%) HPUX
11 2 (0.27%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
12 1 (0.14%) SUSE
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 10
12 1 (0.14%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 207 (28.09%) Agile Software Development
2 147 (19.95%) TOGAF
3 144 (19.54%) SOA
4 92 (12.48%) Enterprise Architecture
5 75 (10.18%) Data Management
6 67 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
7 66 (8.96%) Data Modelling
8 65 (8.82%) Analytics
8 65 (8.82%) Stakeholder Management
9 64 (8.68%) Data Architecture
10 62 (8.41%) CRM
10 62 (8.41%) Presales
11 61 (8.28%) Waterfall
12 59 (8.01%) Project Management
13 53 (7.19%) Migration
14 48 (6.51%) SDLC
14 48 (6.51%) Technical Architecture
15 42 (5.70%) ETL
15 42 (5.70%) OO
16 40 (5.43%) UML
Programming Languages
1 193 (26.19%) Java
2 81 (10.99%) SQL
3 68 (9.23%) C#
4 57 (7.73%) JavaScript
5 22 (2.99%) C
5 22 (2.99%) Python
6 21 (2.85%) C++
6 21 (2.85%) Scala
7 20 (2.71%) T-SQL
8 9 (1.22%) Objective-C
8 9 (1.22%) VBA
9 8 (1.09%) COBOL
9 8 (1.09%) Data Analysis Expressions (DAX)
9 8 (1.09%) Ruby
9 8 (1.09%) XPath
10 7 (0.95%) PHP
11 5 (0.68%) PowerShell
12 4 (0.54%) Bash Shell
13 3 (0.41%) Perl
14 2 (0.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 98 (13.30%) Degree
2 18 (2.44%) CISSP
3 17 (2.31%) Security Cleared
4 12 (1.63%) CISM
4 12 (1.63%) ISEB
5 7 (0.95%) CISA
5 7 (0.95%) MBA
6 6 (0.81%) CRISC
6 6 (0.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (0.68%) DV Cleared
7 5 (0.68%) GIAC
7 5 (0.68%) SANS
7 5 (0.68%) SC Cleared
8 4 (0.54%) CESG Certified Professional
8 4 (0.54%) Cisco Certification
8 4 (0.54%) CITP
8 4 (0.54%) MBCS
8 4 (0.54%) PhD
8 4 (0.54%) Sun Certification
9 3 (0.41%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (2.85%) Data Quality
2 12 (1.63%) QA
3 10 (1.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 9 (1.22%) Solvency II
5 8 (1.09%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.68%) PCI DSS
6 5 (0.68%) SLA
7 3 (0.41%) ISO20022
7 3 (0.41%) SEPA
8 2 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.27%) EMIR
9 1 (0.14%) COBIT
9 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 32 (4.34%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (2.17%) Active Directory
3 12 (1.63%) Hyper-V
4 7 (0.95%) Docker
5 4 (0.54%) vCloud
6 3 (0.41%) ProxySG
6 3 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.41%) vSphere
7 2 (0.27%) Microsoft App-V
7 2 (0.27%) XenApp
7 2 (0.27%) XenDesktop
8 1 (0.14%) KVM
8 1 (0.14%) NFS
8 1 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
8 1 (0.14%) SRDF
8 1 (0.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 18 (2.44%) Puppet
2 14 (1.90%) Ansible
3 11 (1.49%) Opscode Chef
4 7 (0.95%) SCCM
5 5 (0.68%) Kubernetes
6 4 (0.54%) Mesos
7 3 (0.41%) Tivoli
8 2 (0.27%) AirWatch
8 2 (0.27%) Jitterbit
8 2 (0.27%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
8 2 (0.27%) Nagios
8 2 (0.27%) SCOrch
8 2 (0.27%) WSUS
9 1 (0.14%) FortiGate
9 1 (0.14%) logstash
9 1 (0.14%) Riemann
9 1 (0.14%) RSA enVision
9 1 (0.14%) Rundeck
9 1 (0.14%) Unicenter
9 1 (0.14%) Windows Intune
Vendors
1 114 (15.47%) Oracle
2 101 (13.70%) Microsoft
3 41 (5.56%) IBM
4 40 (5.43%) VMware
5 35 (4.75%) SAP
6 27 (3.66%) Salesforce.com
7 26 (3.53%) Siebel
8 20 (2.71%) Cisco
9 18 (2.44%) Red Hat
10 17 (2.31%) hybris
10 17 (2.31%) TIBCO
11 12 (1.63%) Hyperion
12 11 (1.49%) ATG
12 11 (1.49%) BEA
13 9 (1.22%) PeopleSoft
13 9 (1.22%) Retek
14 8 (1.09%) Cloudera
14 8 (1.09%) MuleSoft
15 7 (0.95%) Adobe
15 7 (0.95%) Dell
City, London
Harrington Starr
Salary: £110000 - £125000 per annum
Posted: 23 hours ago
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £40000.00 - £140000.00 per annum + bonus + pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £75,000 (dependant on location and grade)
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55k - £75k plus outstanding package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Salary: £65000 - £90000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £45,000 - £75,000 + package
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: depending on experience
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
People Source Consulting
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + benefits and 20% bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
onezeero.
Salary: £80000 - £120000 per annum + Bonus & Bens
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
The Change Partners Recruitment
Salary: From £100,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Energon People
Salary: £75000 - £85000 per annum + benefits + bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + generous package (inc bonus)
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £120,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50,000 - £80,000
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000-£65,000 (Plus Quality Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000-£95,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £95,000-£120,000 (Plus Lucrative Package)
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £60000 - £75000 per annum + Bonus, Pension, Medical,
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Client Server
Salary: £80k to £90k + bonus + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £60000.00 - £70000.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £50k - £60k plus performance bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £110,000+ plus unrivalled benefits package
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £70,000 - £100,000 + bonus + healthcare
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £60,000 - £80,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £65,000 - £90,000
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Aglow Talent Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum +Bonus and benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £40,000 - £65,000 + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £75,000 - £85,000 + generous bonus and car allowance plus much more!
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Red10
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago