The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 28 August 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Architect
Rank 295 321 310
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 8 7 14
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.083% 0.060% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.089% 0.064% 0.13%
Number of salaries quoted 7 5 13
Average salary £90,000 £71,500 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+25.87% +2.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £66,500 £71,500 £55,300
10% offered a salary of more than £128,000 £85,500 £100,000
UK excluding London average salary £66,250 £55,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year
+20.45% -5.98%
IT 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
8988 10867 11023
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.91% 92.63% 93.22%
Number of salaries quoted 7763 9145 9766
Average salary £55,000 £52,500 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+4.76% -4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £80,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

IT Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

IT Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

IT Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

IT Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title.

1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Information Security
3 8 (42.11%) Linux
4 7 (36.84%) LAN
4 7 (36.84%) WLAN
4 7 (36.84%) WAN
4 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
4 7 (36.84%) Cisco
4 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 7 (36.84%) SAN
4 7 (36.84%) VMware
4 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
5 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
5 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
5 4 (21.05%) Analytics
5 4 (21.05%) Finance
6 3 (15.79%) CISSP
6 3 (15.79%) Java
6 3 (15.79%) SQL
6 3 (15.79%) Degree
7 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (10.53%) CEH
7 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
7 2 (10.53%) .NET
7 2 (10.53%) Oracle
7 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
7 2 (10.53%) Banking
7 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
7 2 (10.53%) Front Office

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Portal
1 1 (5.26%) WebLogic Integration
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Process Server
1 1 (5.26%) AquaLogic
1 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Oracle BPM
1 1 (5.26%) AquaLogic BPM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (36.84%) LAN
1 7 (36.84%) WLAN
1 7 (36.84%) WAN
1 7 (36.84%) SAN
2 1 (5.26%) 3G
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) 2G
2 1 (5.26%) Network Security
2 1 (5.26%) 4G
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 7 (36.84%) Manufacturing
2 4 (21.05%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Front Office
3 2 (10.53%) Back Office
3 2 (10.53%) Banking
4 1 (5.26%) Billing
4 1 (5.26%) Games
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
4 1 (5.26%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (10.53%) .NET
2 1 (5.26%) CSS
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 1 (5.26%) Management Information System
1 1 (5.26%) Spread Betting
1 1 (5.26%) Computer Science
1 1 (5.26%) Online Gambling
1 1 (5.26%) Mobile App
1 1 (5.26%) Enterprise Software
1 1 (5.26%) User Experience
1 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 10 (52.63%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Linux
3 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (5.26%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (47.37%) Information Security
2 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2
3 4 (21.05%) TOGAF
3 4 (21.05%) Security Architecture
3 4 (21.05%) Analytics
4 2 (10.53%) Data Protection
4 2 (10.53%) Asset Management
4 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (10.53%) E-Commerce
5 1 (5.26%) SOA
5 1 (5.26%) BCP
5 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
5 1 (5.26%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.26%) Unified Process
5 1 (5.26%) Business Continuity
5 1 (5.26%) Web Design
5 1 (5.26%) Vulnerability Assessment
5 1 (5.26%) Web Analytics
5 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (5.26%) UML
Programming Languages
1 3 (15.79%) Java
1 3 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (36.84%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (15.79%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) CISSP
3 2 (10.53%) CEH
4 1 (5.26%) SSCP
4 1 (5.26%) CISM
4 1 (5.26%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (5.26%) MCSE
4 1 (5.26%) CCNA
System Software
1 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (5.26%) Control-M
Vendors
1 7 (36.84%) Cisco
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
1 7 (36.84%) VMware
2 2 (10.53%) Oracle
3 1 (5.26%) Tripwire
3 1 (5.26%) Rapid7
3 1 (5.26%) LogRhythm
3 1 (5.26%) Red Hat
3 1 (5.26%) IBM