The first table below looks at the demand 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 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Job Titles advertised for the City of London region.

Location
3 months to
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Architect
Rank 318 308 315
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 10 17 19
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.080% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.087% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 6 16 11
Average salary £71,500 £67,500 £85,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.92% -20.58%
90% offered a salary of more than £68,250 £55,000 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £73,250 £100,000 £98,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £55,000 £65,000
% change year-on-year
- -15.38%
Job Titles Category
City of London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
11489 11178 12228
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.27% 93.20% 93.88%
Number of salaries quoted 9633 9788 11147
Average salary £52,500 £53,625 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-2.09% -2.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £78,500 £77,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
IT Architect
London

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 July 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 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 8 (42.11%) Citrix
3 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
4 5 (26.32%) Linux
5 4 (21.05%) NetApp
5 4 (21.05%) Banking
5 4 (21.05%) Network Security
5 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Storage
6 3 (15.79%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 3 (15.79%) SIEM
6 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
6 3 (15.79%) IaaS
6 3 (15.79%) PaaS
6 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
6 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
6 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
6 3 (15.79%) Firewall
6 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
6 3 (15.79%) Security Management
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco
6 3 (15.79%) Law
6 3 (15.79%) UNIX
6 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (15.79%) CCNP
6 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
6 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
6 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
7 2 (10.53%) MS Exchange
7 2 (10.53%) MS Excel

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

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 (10.53%) MS Exchange
2 1 (5.26%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (5.26%) Oracle Coherence
2 1 (5.26%) WebSphere
2 1 (5.26%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.26%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
2 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
3 1 (5.26%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (15.79%) IaaS
1 3 (15.79%) PaaS
2 1 (5.26%) Office 365
2 1 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (21.05%) Network Security
2 3 (15.79%) Reverse Proxy
2 3 (15.79%) Firewall
3 1 (5.26%) Junos
3 1 (5.26%) Fibre Channel
3 1 (5.26%) iSCSI
3 1 (5.26%) SAN
3 1 (5.26%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (5.26%) jMock
1 1 (5.26%) JUnit
General
1 4 (21.05%) Banking
2 3 (15.79%) Law
3 2 (10.53%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Local Government
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (5.26%) Spring
1 1 (5.26%) .NET
1 1 (5.26%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 4 (21.05%) Enterprise Storage
2 1 (5.26%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (47.37%) Windows
2 5 (26.32%) Linux
3 3 (15.79%) UNIX
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (10.53%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 3 (15.79%) SIEM
1 3 (15.79%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (15.79%) Stakeholder Management
1 3 (15.79%) GAP Analysis
1 3 (15.79%) Security Management
1 3 (15.79%) Data Modelling
2 2 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
2 2 (10.53%) Change Management
2 2 (10.53%) Enterprise Architecture
2 2 (10.53%) Data Management
2 2 (10.53%) Network Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Data Governance
3 1 (5.26%) Data Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Investment Management
3 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
3 1 (5.26%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 2 (10.53%) Java
1 2 (10.53%) SQL
2 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (15.79%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (15.79%) CCNP
2 1 (5.26%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (5.26%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) CCA
2 1 (5.26%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (5.26%) CCEA
System Software
1 3 (15.79%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.53%) VMware ESX
2 2 (10.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) vCloud
3 1 (5.26%) Hyper-V
3 1 (5.26%) XenApp
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Citrix
2 7 (36.84%) Microsoft
3 4 (21.05%) NetApp
4 3 (15.79%) Blue Coat
4 3 (15.79%) CheckPoint
4 3 (15.79%) Cisco
5 2 (10.53%) Oracle
5 2 (10.53%) VMware
6 1 (5.26%) MobileIron
6 1 (5.26%) Lotus
6 1 (5.26%) Avaya
6 1 (5.26%) Juniper
6 1 (5.26%) HP
6 1 (5.26%) SAP