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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 29 29 39
Rank change year-on-year
0 +10
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 719 787 651
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 6.59% 6.64% 5.56%
As % of the Job Titles category 7.05% 7.14% 5.89%
Number of salaries quoted 633 654 577
Average salary £75,000 £75,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £57,500 £55,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £63,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +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
10205 11027 11046
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 93.06% 94.30%
Number of salaries quoted 8935 9469 10030
Average salary £55,000 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
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 19 December 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 19 December 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.

1 399 (29.78%) Finance
2 336 (25.07%) Oracle
3 321 (23.96%) Java
4 274 (20.45%) SOA
5 256 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
6 197 (14.70%) Banking
7 195 (14.55%) Microsoft
8 194 (14.48%) TOGAF
9 188 (14.03%) .NET
10 181 (13.51%) Web Services
11 175 (13.06%) Enterprise Architecture
12 161 (12.01%) SQL Server
13 155 (11.57%) Middleware
14 153 (11.42%) Business Intelligence
15 142 (10.60%) SQL
16 141 (10.52%) Linux
17 123 (9.18%) Windows
18 120 (8.96%) Oracle Fusion
19 112 (8.36%) SharePoint
20 111 (8.28%) Technical Architecture
21 107 (7.99%) Data Modelling
22 106 (7.91%) Retail
23 103 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
24 101 (7.54%) OO
24 101 (7.54%) C#
25 100 (7.46%) Cisco
26 98 (7.31%) Degree
26 98 (7.31%) XML
27 95 (7.09%) QA
28 92 (6.87%) JavaScript

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

For the 6 months to 19 December 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
1 112 (8.36%) SharePoint
2 48 (3.58%) SharePoint 2013
3 45 (3.36%) WebSphere
4 43 (3.21%) CMS
5 39 (2.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 33 (2.46%) SharePoint 2010
7 32 (2.39%) Oracle Service Bus
8 31 (2.31%) Apache
9 30 (2.24%) MS Exchange
10 26 (1.94%) SharePoint Server
11 24 (1.79%) WebLogic
12 23 (1.72%) Tomcat
13 22 (1.64%) IIS
13 22 (1.64%) Lync
14 18 (1.34%) BizTalk Server
15 16 (1.19%) SAS
15 16 (1.19%) Adobe CQ
16 15 (1.12%) Exchange Server 2010
17 13 (0.97%) CICS
18 12 (0.90%) JBoss
Applications
1 43 (3.21%) MS Excel
2 7 (0.52%) MS Visio
2 7 (0.52%) MS Office
3 5 (0.37%) Photoshop
4 4 (0.30%) SPSS
4 4 (0.30%) Adobe Illustrator
5 2 (0.15%) OmniGraffle
6 1 (0.075%) MS PowerPoint
6 1 (0.075%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 56 (4.18%) Oracle EBS
2 35 (2.61%) Oracle BPM
3 30 (2.24%) Oracle EBS R12
4 29 (2.16%) Oracle ERP
5 14 (1.04%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 12 (0.90%) Dynamics CRM
7 4 (0.30%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (0.30%) Oracle Applications
8 3 (0.22%) Cognos TM1
8 3 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 2 (0.15%) Oracle Retail
9 2 (0.15%) Documaker
9 2 (0.15%) SAP BPC
9 2 (0.15%) SAP FI
9 2 (0.15%) SAP FI/CO
9 2 (0.15%) SAP CO
9 2 (0.15%) Cognos Business Intelligence
9 2 (0.15%) SAP ERP
9 2 (0.15%) Remedy ITSM
9 2 (0.15%) Google Analytics
Cloud Services
1 43 (3.21%) Microsoft Azure
2 39 (2.91%) Cloud Computing
3 37 (2.76%) SaaS
4 35 (2.61%) Office 365
5 34 (2.54%) Amazon AWS
6 23 (1.72%) PaaS
7 18 (1.34%) Force.com
8 16 (1.19%) IaaS
9 2 (0.15%) Sumo Logic
10 1 (0.075%) Heroku
10 1 (0.075%) Amazon EMR
10 1 (0.075%) SoftLayer
10 1 (0.075%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 66 (4.93%) Firewall
2 50 (3.73%) Wireless
3 47 (3.51%) LAN
4 43 (3.21%) SAN
5 35 (2.61%) Internet
6 30 (2.24%) WAN
7 27 (2.01%) VPN
8 22 (1.64%) Unified Communications
9 18 (1.34%) Network Security
9 18 (1.34%) WLAN
10 17 (1.27%) Cisco Nexus
11 16 (1.19%) TCP/IP
12 14 (1.04%) DNS
13 13 (0.97%) MPLS
14 12 (0.90%) Cisco IOS
14 12 (0.90%) Fibre Channel
15 11 (0.82%) VLAN
15 11 (0.82%) H.323
16 10 (0.75%) Cisco ASA
16 10 (0.75%) NetScaler
Database & Business Intelligence
1 161 (12.01%) SQL Server
2 103 (7.69%) Data Warehouse
3 69 (5.15%) Big Data
4 66 (4.93%) Oracle Database
5 56 (4.18%) Oracle ODI
6 50 (3.73%) Oracle Database 11g
7 45 (3.36%) Hadoop
8 42 (3.13%) Relational Database
9 37 (2.76%) MySQL
10 35 (2.61%) SQL Server 2008
11 33 (2.46%) Oracle BI EE
12 31 (2.31%) SQL Server 2012
13 27 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
14 26 (1.94%) QlikView
14 26 (1.94%) NoSQL
15 24 (1.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
16 21 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 20 (1.49%) MongoDB
18 19 (1.42%) Oracle Exadata
18 19 (1.42%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 38 (2.84%) JIRA
1 38 (2.84%) Selenium
2 37 (2.76%) Jenkins
3 27 (2.01%) NUnit
4 24 (1.79%) TeamCity
5 16 (1.19%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 16 (1.19%) JMeter
6 15 (1.12%) Git (software)
7 12 (0.90%) Maven
8 10 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
8 10 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
9 9 (0.67%) Talend Open Studio
10 8 (0.60%) TestNG
10 8 (0.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
10 8 (0.60%) JUnit
10 8 (0.60%) JBehave
10 8 (0.60%) WebDriver
10 8 (0.60%) Cucumber
10 8 (0.60%) Hudson
10 8 (0.60%) SoapUI
General
1 399 (29.78%) Finance
2 197 (14.70%) Banking
3 106 (7.91%) Retail
4 82 (6.12%) Telecoms
5 45 (3.36%) Investment Banking
6 42 (3.13%) Marketing
7 41 (3.06%) Legal
8 25 (1.87%) Law
9 21 (1.57%) Advertising
9 21 (1.57%) Publishing
10 19 (1.42%) Manufacturing
11 14 (1.04%) Retail Banking
12 12 (0.90%) Back Office
12 12 (0.90%) Electronics
13 10 (0.75%) Financial Institution
14 8 (0.60%) International Banking
15 7 (0.52%) Front Office
15 7 (0.52%) Pharmaceutical
16 5 (0.37%) Games
17 3 (0.22%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 188 (14.03%) .NET
2 181 (13.51%) Web Services
3 155 (11.57%) Middleware
4 120 (8.96%) Oracle Fusion
5 98 (7.31%) XML
6 84 (6.27%) J2EE
7 83 (6.19%) CSS
8 82 (6.12%) ASP.NET
9 72 (5.37%) HTML
10 60 (4.48%) Spring
11 51 (3.81%) jQuery
12 48 (3.58%) WCF
13 40 (2.99%) Ajax
13 40 (2.99%) SOAP
14 38 (2.84%) Hibernate
15 37 (2.76%) REST
16 33 (2.46%) HTML5
17 30 (2.24%) Java EE
18 25 (1.87%) WPF
19 22 (1.64%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 77 (5.75%) Analytical Skills
2 65 (4.85%) Data Integration
3 52 (3.88%) User Experience
4 48 (3.58%) Open Source
5 46 (3.43%) Computer Science
6 41 (3.06%) N-Tier
7 39 (2.91%) Enterprise Software
8 25 (1.87%) Visualisation
8 25 (1.87%) Enterprise Storage
8 25 (1.87%) Management Information System
9 21 (1.57%) Client/Server
10 20 (1.49%) Mainframe
11 19 (1.42%) Replication
11 19 (1.42%) Algorithms
12 18 (1.34%) Clustering
13 17 (1.27%) Mobile App
14 16 (1.19%) Digital Media
15 15 (1.12%) SWIFT
15 15 (1.12%) Video Conferencing
16 13 (0.97%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 141 (10.52%) Linux
2 123 (9.18%) Windows
3 71 (5.30%) UNIX
4 41 (3.06%) Android
5 28 (2.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 28 (2.09%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 23 (1.72%) Windows Server 2012
8 13 (0.97%) Windows 7
9 11 (0.82%) Windows 8
10 10 (0.75%) Solaris
11 8 (0.60%) AIX
11 8 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
12 7 (0.52%) CentOS
13 5 (0.37%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (0.22%) Windows Mobile
15 2 (0.15%) HPUX
16 1 (0.075%) Debian
16 1 (0.075%) Windows XP
16 1 (0.075%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 274 (20.45%) SOA
2 256 (19.10%) Agile Software Development
3 194 (14.48%) TOGAF
4 175 (13.06%) Enterprise Architecture
5 153 (11.42%) Business Intelligence
6 111 (8.28%) Technical Architecture
7 107 (7.99%) Data Modelling
8 101 (7.54%) OO
9 90 (6.72%) Scrum
10 88 (6.57%) UML
11 80 (5.97%) Zachman Framework
12 77 (5.75%) TDD
13 76 (5.67%) Stakeholder Management
13 76 (5.67%) ITIL
14 73 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
15 71 (5.30%) Migration
15 71 (5.30%) Analytics
16 68 (5.07%) CRM
16 68 (5.07%) E-Commerce
17 66 (4.93%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 321 (23.96%) Java
2 142 (10.60%) SQL
3 101 (7.54%) C#
4 92 (6.87%) JavaScript
5 35 (2.61%) C++
6 33 (2.46%) T-SQL
7 29 (2.16%) XPath
8 19 (1.42%) Apex Code
8 19 (1.42%) VBA
9 16 (1.19%) Python
9 16 (1.19%) R
10 12 (0.90%) PHP
10 12 (0.90%) C
11 10 (0.75%) Scala
12 9 (0.67%) PowerShell
12 9 (0.67%) PL/SQL
13 7 (0.52%) Ruby
14 6 (0.45%) Perl
15 5 (0.37%) COBOL
16 4 (0.30%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 98 (7.31%) Degree
2 52 (3.88%) Security Cleared
3 48 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 28 (2.09%) Cisco Certification
5 19 (1.42%) CCIE
6 17 (1.27%) Microsoft Certification
7 14 (1.04%) MCSE
8 11 (0.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 8 (0.60%) MCITP
10 6 (0.45%) CCNP
11 4 (0.30%) CCNA
11 4 (0.30%) Citrix Certification
11 4 (0.30%) DV Cleared
11 4 (0.30%) VCAP
11 4 (0.30%) CCIA
11 4 (0.30%) CISSP
12 3 (0.22%) ITIL Certification
12 3 (0.22%) CCEE
13 2 (0.15%) CISA
13 2 (0.15%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 95 (7.09%) QA
2 10 (0.75%) COBIT
3 9 (0.67%) SLA
4 7 (0.52%) PCI DSS
5 6 (0.45%) Data Quality
5 6 (0.45%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 6 (0.45%) ISO 9001
6 5 (0.37%) Basel II
6 5 (0.37%) HIPAA
7 3 (0.22%) ISO 8583
8 2 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 1 (0.075%) GAAP
9 1 (0.075%) HL7
System Software
1 70 (5.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 51 (3.81%) Active Directory
3 29 (2.16%) Hyper-V
4 27 (2.01%) vSphere
5 20 (1.49%) XenApp
6 14 (1.04%) XenDesktop
7 10 (0.75%) VMware ESX
8 7 (0.52%) Oracle RAC
9 6 (0.45%) vCloud
10 5 (0.37%) Xen
11 3 (0.22%) Terminal Services
11 3 (0.22%) Sendmail
12 2 (0.15%) XenServer
12 2 (0.15%) IAG
12 2 (0.15%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.075%) KVM
13 1 (0.075%) Docker
13 1 (0.075%) HDFS
13 1 (0.075%) SRDF
13 1 (0.075%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 21 (1.57%) HP Quality Center
2 11 (0.82%) SCOM
2 11 (0.82%) Cisco CUCM
3 9 (0.67%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (0.67%) Puppet
4 8 (0.60%) SCCM
5 6 (0.45%) SCOrch
6 5 (0.37%) XenMobile
6 5 (0.37%) Tivoli
6 5 (0.37%) Data Guard
7 2 (0.15%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 2 (0.15%) NetBackup
7 2 (0.15%) Cisco LMS
8 1 (0.075%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.075%) OpenSSO
8 1 (0.075%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.075%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
8 1 (0.075%) ARCserve
8 1 (0.075%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 336 (25.07%) Oracle
2 195 (14.55%) Microsoft
3 100 (7.46%) Cisco
4 78 (5.82%) VMware
5 68 (5.07%) SAP
6 62 (4.63%) IBM
7 57 (4.25%) Citrix
8 56 (4.18%) HP
9 41 (3.06%) Salesforce.com
10 40 (2.99%) TIBCO
11 39 (2.91%) Juniper
12 37 (2.76%) NetApp
13 31 (2.31%) EMC
14 26 (1.94%) F5
15 25 (1.87%) Cognos
16 22 (1.64%) Siebel
17 21 (1.57%) Red Hat
17 21 (1.57%) Green Hat
18 20 (1.49%) ATG
19 19 (1.42%) Informatica
City, London
Salt
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
JPS Selection
Salary: £85000 - £110000 per annum + Pension, Health, Bonus
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £85000.00 - £95000.00 per annum + Pension and Health
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Lorien Resourcing
Salary: Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
City, London
Dawson & Walsh
Salary: £65000 per annum + excellent benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £80000 - £100000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Salary: £85000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Parallel Consulting
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £80000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Next Ventures Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 65,000 - 80,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 70,000 - 90,000 + Car + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £65000.00 - £80000.00 per annum + Benefits + Pension + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Connectus
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Gemini Search
Salary: From £65,000 to £75,000 per annum Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail Group
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago