The table below looks at the statistics for the Cloud 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 Cloud Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Cloud Architect
Rank 313 311 338
Rank change year-on-year
-2 +27
Permanent jobs requiring a Cloud Architect 9 8 1
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.077% 0.068% 0.008%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.083% 0.073% 0.008%
Number of salaries quoted 8 5 0
Average salary £57,500 £82,500 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-30.30% -
UK excluding London average salary £78,750 £60,000 £74,000
% change year-on-year
+31.25% -18.91%
Cloud 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
10849 11016 12091
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.58% 93.16% 93.93%
Number of salaries quoted 9130 9760 11056
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% -
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

Cloud Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Architect in the job title across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Cloud Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Cloud Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Cloud Architect across the City of London region.

Cloud Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Cloud Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Cloud Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2014.

Cloud Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

Cloud Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Cloud 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 Cloud Architect in their job title.

1 16 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 10 (55.56%) Linux
3 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (44.44%) VMware
3 8 (44.44%) TOGAF
3 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
3 8 (44.44%) Xen
3 8 (44.44%) IaaS
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
4 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Management
4 7 (38.89%) MCITP
4 7 (38.89%) vCloud
4 7 (38.89%) SaaS
4 7 (38.89%) PaaS
4 7 (38.89%) Web Services
4 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
5 6 (33.33%) Firewall
5 6 (33.33%) Wireless
5 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
5 6 (33.33%) Migration
5 6 (33.33%) Replication
5 6 (33.33%) Windows
5 6 (33.33%) SQL
5 6 (33.33%) MySQL
5 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 6 (33.33%) IIS
5 6 (33.33%) Apache
5 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 6 (33.33%) LDAP

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Cloud 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 Cloud Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 6 (33.33%) IIS
1 6 (33.33%) Apache
1 6 (33.33%) Tomcat
1 6 (33.33%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 16 (88.89%) Amazon AWS
2 8 (44.44%) IaaS
3 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (38.89%) SaaS
3 7 (38.89%) PaaS
4 6 (33.33%) Office 365
5 2 (11.11%) Amazon S3
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon ELB
6 1 (5.56%) Route 53
6 1 (5.56%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (33.33%) Firewall
1 6 (33.33%) Wireless
1 6 (33.33%) LDAP
1 6 (33.33%) VPN
1 6 (33.33%) OpenLDAP
1 6 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (5.56%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (33.33%) MySQL
1 6 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (5.56%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 1 (5.56%) Jenkins
General
1 6 (33.33%) Telecoms
2 2 (11.11%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (38.89%) Web Services
2 1 (5.56%) RESTful
2 1 (5.56%) LAMP
2 1 (5.56%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (33.33%) Replication
1 6 (33.33%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 10 (55.56%) Linux
2 6 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) TOGAF
1 8 (44.44%) Enterprise Architecture
2 7 (38.89%) Infrastructure Management
3 6 (33.33%) Migration
3 6 (33.33%) CRM
3 6 (33.33%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (33.33%) Knowledge Management
3 6 (33.33%) Business Continuity
4 1 (5.56%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (5.56%) Business Development
4 1 (5.56%) Service Management
4 1 (5.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (5.56%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (38.89%) MCITP
1 7 (38.89%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (5.56%) NCDA
2 1 (5.56%) NCIE
2 1 (5.56%) VCAP
2 1 (5.56%) VTSP
2 1 (5.56%) VCDX
System Software
1 8 (44.44%) VMware Infrastructure
1 8 (44.44%) Xen
2 7 (38.89%) vCloud
3 6 (33.33%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.56%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (5.56%) Puppet
Vendors
1 8 (44.44%) VMware
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
3 2 (11.11%) Rackspace
4 1 (5.56%) SoftLayer
4 1 (5.56%) Google
4 1 (5.56%) SunGard
4 1 (5.56%) HP
4 1 (5.56%) EMC
4 1 (5.56%) Red Hat
4 1 (5.56%) Salesforce.com
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco
4 1 (5.56%) IBM
4 1 (5.56%) Microsoft
4 1 (5.56%) Oracle