The statistics below represent IT jobs advertised across the City of London region that had IT Architect featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the salaries offered over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
IT Architect
Rank 247 302 338
Rank change year-on-year
+55 +36
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 16 20 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.23% 0.19% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.20% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 4 15 4
Median salary £95,000 £75,000 £72,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+26.66% +3.44%
UK excluding London median salary £69,250 £70,000 £70,000
% change year-on-year
-1.07% -
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
6678 9930 12017
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 95.73% 95.11% 94.75%
Number of salaries quoted 6036 8418 10142
Median salary £56,760 £55,000 £52,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
+3.20% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £33,500 £32,500 £32,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £77,500 £75,000
UK excluding London median salary £41,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+3.75% -

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of job ads across the City of London region that featured IT Architect in the job title.

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 Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT Architect job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the City of London region featuring IT Architect in the job title.

1 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (47.50%) .NET
3 18 (45.00%) Strategic Planning
4 17 (42.50%) Security Architecture
4 17 (42.50%) C#
4 17 (42.50%) Java
4 17 (42.50%) Risk Assessment
5 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
6 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
6 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.00%) Web Services
7 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
7 4 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
7 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
8 3 (7.50%) Firewall
8 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
8 3 (7.50%) MBA
8 3 (7.50%) Linux
8 3 (7.50%) PhD
8 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
8 3 (7.50%) ERP
8 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
8 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
8 3 (7.50%) Resource Management
8 3 (7.50%) Informatics

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

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (5.00%) IIS
2 1 (2.50%) CICS
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS PowerPoint
1 3 (7.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (5.00%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 5 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (5.00%) IaaS
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (5.00%) PaaS
2 2 (5.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.50%) Firewall
2 2 (5.00%) Network Security
2 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.50%) Diameter Protocol
3 1 (2.50%) DNS
3 1 (2.50%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) DB2
1 2 (5.00%) Hadoop
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) IDMS
2 1 (2.50%) PostgreSQL
General
1 25 (62.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.50%) Back Office
3 1 (2.50%) Billing
3 1 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (47.50%) .NET
2 4 (10.00%) Web Services
3 2 (5.00%) EJB
3 2 (5.00%) J2EE
3 2 (5.00%) JSP
3 2 (5.00%) SailPoint
3 2 (5.00%) SAP XI
3 2 (5.00%) Servlets
3 2 (5.00%) XML
4 1 (2.50%) REST
4 1 (2.50%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.50%) Informatics
3 3 (7.50%) Management Information System
3 3 (7.50%) Visualisation
4 2 (5.00%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (2.50%) IBM Mainframe
5 1 (2.50%) Life Science
5 1 (2.50%) Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.50%) Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (5.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (47.50%) Agile Software Development
2 18 (45.00%) Strategic Planning
3 17 (42.50%) Risk Assessment
3 17 (42.50%) Security Architecture
4 5 (12.50%) Data Modelling
4 5 (12.50%) Data Protection
4 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
5 4 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (10.00%) TOGAF
5 4 (10.00%) Zachman Framework
6 3 (7.50%) Analytics
6 3 (7.50%) ArchiMate
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.50%) ERP
6 3 (7.50%) Identity Access Management
6 3 (7.50%) Penetration Testing
6 3 (7.50%) Project Planning
6 3 (7.50%) Resource Management
6 3 (7.50%) Use Case
7 2 (5.00%) Cybersecurity
Programming Languages
1 17 (42.50%) C#
1 17 (42.50%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) C++
2 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.00%) VBScript
3 1 (2.50%) Assembly Language
3 1 (2.50%) Bash Shell
3 1 (2.50%) CLIST
3 1 (2.50%) COBOL
3 1 (2.50%) JCL
3 1 (2.50%) Perl
3 1 (2.50%) Python
3 1 (2.50%) REXX
3 1 (2.50%) Ruby
3 1 (2.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) MBA
1 3 (7.50%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) PCI DSS
Systems Management
1 1 (2.50%) Nagios
1 1 (2.50%) OpenNMS
Vendors
1 2 (5.00%) Ariba
1 2 (5.00%) Cyber-Ark
1 2 (5.00%) JD Edwards
1 2 (5.00%) Oracle
1 2 (5.00%) Red Hat
1 2 (5.00%) SAP
1 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
1 2 (5.00%) Siebel
2 1 (2.50%) IBM