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 17 January 2017 with a comparison to same period over 2 years.

3 months to
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
IT Architect
London / City of London
Rank 225 243 301
Rank change year-on-year
+18 +58
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 3 15 3
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.060% 0.24% 0.030%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.062% 0.25% 0.031%
Number of salaries quoted 1 8 2
Median salary £80,000 £87,500 £67,500
Median salary % change year-on-year
-8.57% +29.62%
UK excluding London median salary £63,250 £70,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-9.64% +21.73%

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
4873 6103 9601
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 97.05% 95.85% 95.78%
Number of salaries quoted 4440 5460 8400
Median salary £57,500 £57,500 £55,000
Median salary % change year-on-year
- +4.54%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £85,000 £77,500 £85,000
UK excluding London median salary £42,500 £42,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%

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 17 January 2017, 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 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 5 (41.67%) LAN
2 5 (41.67%) WAN
3 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
3 4 (33.33%) SAN
4 3 (25.00%) VoIP
4 3 (25.00%) WLAN
4 3 (25.00%) Cisco
4 3 (25.00%) Windows
4 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
4 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 3 (25.00%) Firewall
4 3 (25.00%) Presales
4 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
5 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
5 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
5 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
5 2 (16.67%) SANS
5 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
5 2 (16.67%) CISM
5 2 (16.67%) GIAC
5 2 (16.67%) VMware
5 2 (16.67%) Retail
5 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
5 2 (16.67%) Oracle
5 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 2 (16.67%) Linux
5 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 2 (16.67%) Middleware

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 1 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) IIS
1 1 (8.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 4 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (8.33%) IaaS
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (8.33%) PaaS
2 1 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (41.67%) LAN
1 5 (41.67%) WAN
2 4 (33.33%) SAN
3 3 (25.00%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) VoIP
3 3 (25.00%) WLAN
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco PIX
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco Wireless
4 1 (8.33%) DEFINITY
4 1 (8.33%) DHCP
4 1 (8.33%) DNS
4 1 (8.33%) Multicast
4 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (8.33%) VPN
4 1 (8.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) Banking
3 1 (8.33%) Front Office
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Public Cloud
2 1 (8.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
2 1 (8.33%) Mainframe
2 1 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (16.67%) Linux
2 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (8.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (8.33%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (25.00%) Presales
1 3 (25.00%) Project Management
1 3 (25.00%) Risk Management
1 3 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
2 2 (16.67%) Cybersecurity
2 2 (16.67%) Prototyping
2 2 (16.67%) Security Architecture
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Information Management
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Open Source
3 1 (8.33%) SABSA
3 1 (8.33%) Software Delivery
3 1 (8.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (8.33%) Technical Architecture
3 1 (8.33%) Zachman Framework
Programming Languages
1 1 (8.33%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CISM
1 2 (16.67%) CISSP
1 2 (16.67%) GIAC
1 2 (16.67%) SANS
2 1 (8.33%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (8.33%) EMC Certification
2 1 (8.33%) MCSE
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
1 1 (8.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (8.33%) AirWatch
1 1 (8.33%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 3 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (16.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle
2 2 (16.67%) VMware
3 1 (8.33%) Apple
3 1 (8.33%) Avaya
3 1 (8.33%) Bloomberg
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) EMC
3 1 (8.33%) Forcepoint
3 1 (8.33%) Laserfiche
3 1 (8.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (8.33%) Reuters
3 1 (8.33%) Sophos
3 1 (8.33%) Sun