The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Architect
Rank 306 330 -
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 10 1 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 0.088% 0.008% -
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.009% -
Number of salaries quoted 10 1 0
Average salary £55,000 £80,000 -
Average salary % change year-on-year
-31.25% -
UK excluding London average salary £70,000 £81,250 £80,000
% change year-on-year
-13.84% +1.56%
Principal 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
10586 11026 12043
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in the City of London 92.93% 93.10% 93.92%
Number of salaries quoted 8925 9669 11044
Average salary £52,500 £55,000 £52,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-4.54% +4.76%
90% offered a salary of more than £32,500 £32,500 £32,500
10% offered a salary of more than £75,000 £77,500 £80,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in the City of London

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

Principal Architect Salary Trend in the City of London

Principal Architect
Salary Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the City of London region over the 3 months to 23 September 2014.

Principal Architect Salary Histogram in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title.

1 10 (76.92%) Banking
2 8 (61.54%) TOGAF
3 7 (53.85%) Zachman Framework
3 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 7 (53.85%) Middleware
4 6 (46.15%) SOA
4 6 (46.15%) Java
4 6 (46.15%) Retail
4 6 (46.15%) Data Integration
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle Fusion
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle
6 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
6 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (23.08%) ETL
6 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
6 3 (23.08%) Business Development
6 3 (23.08%) Data Management
6 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
6 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
6 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
6 3 (23.08%) Analytics
6 3 (23.08%) Tableau
7 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (7.69%) People Management
7 1 (7.69%) Kindle
7 1 (7.69%) IaaS
7 1 (7.69%) SaaS
7 1 (7.69%) PaaS
7 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
7 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared

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

For the 6 months to 23 September 2014, IT jobs across the City of London region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (23.08%) SharePoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
1 1 (7.69%) PaaS
1 1 (7.69%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (23.08%) Data Warehouse
General
1 10 (76.92%) Banking
2 7 (53.85%) Finance
3 6 (46.15%) Retail
4 3 (23.08%) Investment Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (53.85%) Middleware
2 5 (38.46%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Data Integration
2 1 (7.69%) Kindle
2 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) TOGAF
2 7 (53.85%) Zachman Framework
3 6 (46.15%) SOA
4 3 (23.08%) ETL
4 3 (23.08%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (23.08%) Data Management
4 3 (23.08%) Business Development
4 3 (23.08%) Information Architecture
4 3 (23.08%) Business Transformation
4 3 (23.08%) Analytics
5 1 (7.69%) People Management
5 1 (7.69%) Data Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Security Architecture
5 1 (7.69%) Network Design
5 1 (7.69%) ERP
5 1 (7.69%) Data Modelling
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.69%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) ISO 9001
1 1 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
Vendors
1 5 (38.46%) Oracle
2 3 (23.08%) Tableau
City, London
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £40000.00 - £70000.00 per annum + Bonus + Pension + Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago