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

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Architect
Rank 312 318 324
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +6
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 2 8 2
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.069% 0.017%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.020% 0.074% 0.018%
Number of salaries quoted 1 2 2
Average salary £75,000 £71,000 £87,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.63% -18.85%
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £52,500 £59,889
% change year-on-year
- -12.33%
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
10077 10771 10831
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 93.59% 92.94% 94.31%
Number of salaries quoted 8819 9263 9820
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%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 4 (44.44%) Windows
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) NetApp
2 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Web Services
3 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 2 (22.22%) ERP
3 2 (22.22%) SOA
3 2 (22.22%) WSDL
3 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 2 (22.22%) Automotive
3 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
3 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
3 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
4 1 (11.11%) MS Office
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX
4 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
4 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
4 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) CCNP
4 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification

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

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, 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 2 (22.22%) BizTalk Server
1 2 (22.22%) WebSphere
2 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
2 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Firewall
1 1 (11.11%) Reverse Proxy
1 1 (11.11%) Network Security
General
1 3 (33.33%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Automotive
2 2 (22.22%) Pharmaceutical
3 1 (11.11%) Telecoms
3 1 (11.11%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Web Services
1 2 (22.22%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 4 (44.44%) Windows
2 2 (22.22%) Linux
3 1 (11.11%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (33.33%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (22.22%) Programme Management
2 2 (22.22%) Mentoring
2 2 (22.22%) ERP
2 2 (22.22%) SOA
2 2 (22.22%) Risk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Migration
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Risk Assessment
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
3 1 (11.11%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
1 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 3 (33.33%) NetApp
3 2 (22.22%) Oracle
3 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco
4 1 (11.11%) Lotus
4 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
4 1 (11.11%) Blue Coat