The table below looks at the statistics for the Architect role in IT jobs advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited 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
Architect
Rank 44 41 48
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +7
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5644 5821 5349
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.45% 5.79% 4.97%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.76% 6.11% 5.22%
Number of salaries quoted 4383 4357 4288
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £64,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+2.40% +4.16%
Architect
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in permanent jobs advertised in the England 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
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
98061 95266 102493
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.72% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 82304 78117 89013
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Architect
Salary Trend in England

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

Architect Salary Trend in England

Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

Architect Salary Histogram in England

Architect
Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -1 2864 £75,000 - 200
South East -16 981 £65,000 - 85
East of England +18 418 £65,000 +10.16% 25
South West +21 340 £57,500 +1.76% 37
Yorkshire -21 265 £60,000 +0.84% 27
North West -3 245 £60,000 -5.51% 28
West Midlands -12 236 £65,000 +11.58% 19
East Midlands +23 160 £55,000 -9.09% 13
North East -9 18 £55,000 +2.32% 1
Midlands -7 7 £75,000 +3.44% 3
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited 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 Architect in their job title.

1 2660 (24.41%) Finance
2 2021 (18.54%) Oracle
3 1987 (18.23%) Java
4 1980 (18.17%) Agile Software Development
5 1791 (16.43%) Microsoft
6 1751 (16.07%) TOGAF
7 1471 (13.50%) SOA
8 1387 (12.73%) .NET
9 1361 (12.49%) Windows
10 1266 (11.62%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1203 (11.04%) SQL Server
12 1196 (10.97%) SQL
13 1128 (10.35%) Banking
14 1038 (9.52%) VMware
15 1018 (9.34%) Degree
16 1014 (9.30%) Linux
17 982 (9.01%) Cisco
18 981 (9.00%) Retail
19 975 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
20 944 (8.66%) ITIL
21 927 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
22 916 (8.41%) Web Services
23 843 (7.74%) E-Commerce
24 805 (7.39%) IBM
25 802 (7.36%) Data Modelling
26 799 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
27 791 (7.26%) C#
28 771 (7.07%) SAP
29 764 (7.01%) HTML
30 750 (6.88%) Middleware

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT jobs across the England region that cited 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 Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 622 (5.71%) SharePoint
2 446 (4.09%) WebSphere
3 344 (3.16%) Apache
4 240 (2.20%) WebLogic
5 227 (2.08%) Tomcat
5 227 (2.08%) MS Exchange
6 226 (2.07%) BizTalk Server
7 195 (1.79%) CMS
8 194 (1.78%) IIS
9 161 (1.48%) Lync
10 140 (1.28%) SharePoint 2010
11 133 (1.22%) SharePoint 2013
12 121 (1.11%) JBoss
13 118 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
14 114 (1.05%) SAS
15 100 (0.92%) OpenStack
16 93 (0.85%) WebSphere Application Server
17 89 (0.82%) Exchange Server 2013
18 79 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
19 74 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 648 (5.95%) MS Excel
2 125 (1.15%) MS Office
3 123 (1.13%) MS Visio
4 38 (0.35%) SPSS
5 36 (0.33%) PowerPivot
6 31 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
7 30 (0.28%) Photoshop
8 28 (0.26%) MS PowerPoint
9 20 (0.18%) MS Project
10 19 (0.17%) Adobe Illustrator
11 18 (0.17%) InfoPath
12 7 (0.064%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 6 (0.055%) AutoCAD
14 5 (0.046%) TargetLink
15 4 (0.037%) Fireworks
16 3 (0.028%) Spreadsheet
17 1 (0.009%) Revit
17 1 (0.009%) Edge Animate
Business Applications
1 180 (1.65%) Oracle EBS
2 89 (0.82%) Oracle ERP
2 89 (0.82%) Dynamics CRM
3 87 (0.80%) Oracle EBS R12
4 81 (0.74%) Oracle BPM
5 59 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
6 43 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 42 (0.39%) SAP SCM
8 37 (0.34%) Oracle Financials
9 34 (0.31%) SAP FI
10 33 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
10 33 (0.30%) SAP CO
10 33 (0.30%) Cognos TM1
11 27 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
12 24 (0.22%) Temenos T24
12 24 (0.22%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
13 23 (0.21%) SAP BPC
14 22 (0.20%) SAP CRM
15 21 (0.19%) RMDS
15 21 (0.19%) Finacle
Cloud Services
1 300 (2.75%) Microsoft Azure
2 299 (2.74%) SaaS
3 199 (1.83%) IaaS
4 197 (1.81%) Amazon AWS
5 191 (1.75%) Office 365
6 179 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
7 150 (1.38%) PaaS
8 39 (0.36%) Force.com
9 33 (0.30%) IBM Blueworks
10 28 (0.26%) Amazon EC2
11 21 (0.19%) OpenShift
12 20 (0.18%) Google Apps
13 19 (0.17%) Amazon S3
14 17 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
15 13 (0.12%) Amazon EMR
16 12 (0.11%) SoftLayer
17 11 (0.10%) GitHub
18 8 (0.073%) Terremark
19 7 (0.064%) Google Cloud Platform
19 7 (0.064%) AWS Data Pipeline
Communications & Networking
1 565 (5.18%) Firewall
2 538 (4.94%) SAN
3 472 (4.33%) WAN
4 456 (4.18%) LAN
5 393 (3.61%) Internet
6 258 (2.37%) Wireless
7 222 (2.04%) NAS
8 178 (1.63%) MPLS
9 175 (1.61%) Network Security
10 171 (1.57%) HTTP
11 161 (1.48%) DNS
12 146 (1.34%) VPN
13 140 (1.28%) TCP/IP
14 127 (1.17%) BGP
15 114 (1.05%) Unified Communications
16 110 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
17 109 (1.00%) OSPF
18 88 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
19 78 (0.72%) Multicast
20 77 (0.71%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1203 (11.04%) SQL Server
2 686 (6.29%) Data Warehouse
3 522 (4.79%) Big Data
4 383 (3.51%) MySQL
5 380 (3.49%) Relational Database
6 370 (3.40%) NoSQL
7 324 (2.97%) Hadoop
8 314 (2.88%) Oracle Database
9 261 (2.39%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 231 (2.12%) RDBMS
11 229 (2.10%) DB2
12 182 (1.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 164 (1.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 163 (1.50%) MongoDB
15 151 (1.39%) Oracle ODI
16 144 (1.32%) Oracle BI EE
17 137 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
18 136 (1.25%) Oracle Database 11g
19 132 (1.21%) Apache Hive
20 131 (1.20%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 156 (1.43%) Visual Studio
2 144 (1.32%) Git (software)
3 114 (1.05%) Jenkins
4 86 (0.79%) JIRA
5 85 (0.78%) Selenium
6 83 (0.76%) Maven
7 75 (0.69%) Team Foundation Server
8 73 (0.67%) Axure RP
9 71 (0.65%) Subversion
10 68 (0.62%) Eclipse
11 54 (0.50%) Ant
12 51 (0.47%) NUnit
13 42 (0.39%) JUnit
14 38 (0.35%) Mockito
15 37 (0.34%) Talend Open Studio
15 37 (0.34%) ERwin
16 33 (0.30%) TeamCity
16 33 (0.30%) Hudson
17 27 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
18 26 (0.24%) Oracle Forms
General
1 2660 (24.41%) Finance
2 1128 (10.35%) Banking
3 981 (9.00%) Retail
4 696 (6.39%) Telecoms
5 420 (3.85%) Marketing
6 270 (2.48%) Legal
7 237 (2.17%) Manufacturing
8 199 (1.83%) Investment Banking
9 141 (1.29%) Games
10 134 (1.23%) Back Office
11 124 (1.14%) Law
12 120 (1.10%) Publishing
13 92 (0.84%) Billing
14 90 (0.83%) Financial Institution
15 85 (0.78%) Advertising
16 73 (0.67%) Electronics
17 67 (0.61%) Pharmaceutical
18 64 (0.59%) French Language
19 50 (0.46%) Retail Banking
20 48 (0.44%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1387 (12.73%) .NET
2 916 (8.41%) Web Services
3 764 (7.01%) HTML
4 750 (6.88%) Middleware
5 679 (6.23%) XML
6 643 (5.90%) J2EE
7 490 (4.50%) Spring
8 485 (4.45%) ASP.NET
9 477 (4.38%) CSS
10 333 (3.06%) HTML5
11 287 (2.63%) SOAP
12 277 (2.54%) jQuery
13 254 (2.33%) WCF
14 248 (2.28%) REST
15 246 (2.26%) Java EE
16 245 (2.25%) Hibernate
17 236 (2.17%) Oracle Fusion
18 177 (1.62%) Ajax
19 173 (1.59%) .NET Framework
20 165 (1.51%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 686 (6.29%) Analytical Skills
2 464 (4.26%) Open Source
3 382 (3.51%) Enterprise Software
4 378 (3.47%) Management Information System
5 348 (3.19%) Computer Science
6 313 (2.87%) User Experience
7 293 (2.69%) Data Integration
8 176 (1.61%) Mainframe
9 168 (1.54%) Clustering
10 166 (1.52%) Client/Server
11 137 (1.26%) Mobile App
12 135 (1.24%) Visualisation
13 132 (1.21%) N-Tier
14 127 (1.17%) Replication
15 88 (0.81%) Mathematics
16 85 (0.78%) PKI
17 84 (0.77%) Data Structures
18 73 (0.67%) CMDB
19 70 (0.64%) Digital Media
20 68 (0.62%) Life Science
Operating Systems
1 1361 (12.49%) Windows
2 1014 (9.30%) Linux
3 535 (4.91%) UNIX
4 206 (1.89%) Solaris
5 166 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 141 (1.29%) Android
7 139 (1.28%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 134 (1.23%) Windows Server 2012
9 121 (1.11%) AIX
10 111 (1.02%) Apple iOS
11 88 (0.81%) Windows Server 2003
12 78 (0.72%) Windows 7
13 49 (0.45%) HPUX
14 44 (0.40%) Windows 8
15 35 (0.32%) Windows XP
16 33 (0.30%) SUSE
17 32 (0.29%) zOS
18 29 (0.27%) OS/400
19 21 (0.19%) CentOS
20 16 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1980 (18.17%) Agile Software Development
2 1751 (16.07%) TOGAF
3 1471 (13.50%) SOA
4 1266 (11.62%) Enterprise Architecture
5 975 (8.95%) Business Intelligence
6 944 (8.66%) ITIL
7 927 (8.51%) Stakeholder Management
8 843 (7.74%) E-Commerce
9 802 (7.36%) Data Modelling
10 744 (6.83%) Scrum
10 744 (6.83%) Mentoring
11 723 (6.63%) Project Management
12 686 (6.29%) Technical Architecture
13 684 (6.28%) UML
14 602 (5.52%) CRM
15 595 (5.46%) Zachman Framework
16 574 (5.27%) Migration
17 547 (5.02%) ETL
18 464 (4.26%) Analytics
19 460 (4.22%) OO
Programming Languages
1 1987 (18.23%) Java
2 1196 (10.97%) SQL
3 791 (7.26%) C#
4 625 (5.73%) JavaScript
5 209 (1.92%) C
6 205 (1.88%) Python
7 204 (1.87%) T-SQL
8 201 (1.84%) PHP
9 192 (1.76%) C++
10 122 (1.12%) Ruby
11 78 (0.72%) PL/SQL
12 75 (0.69%) PowerShell
13 66 (0.61%) COBOL
14 64 (0.59%) Perl
15 60 (0.55%) R
16 55 (0.50%) VB.NET
17 53 (0.49%) Scala
18 45 (0.41%) XPath
19 43 (0.39%) Shell Script
20 32 (0.29%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1018 (9.34%) Degree
2 722 (6.63%) Security Cleared
3 550 (5.05%) SC Cleared
4 362 (3.32%) Cisco Certification
5 256 (2.35%) Microsoft Certification
6 198 (1.82%) MCSE
7 196 (1.80%) CCNP
8 193 (1.77%) CISSP
9 168 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 167 (1.53%) CCIE
11 109 (1.00%) CCNA
12 102 (0.94%) DV Cleared
13 88 (0.81%) CISM
14 82 (0.75%) CCDP
15 79 (0.72%) ITIL Certification
16 71 (0.65%) Citrix Certification
17 67 (0.61%) MCITP
18 53 (0.49%) ISEB
18 53 (0.49%) CCA
19 45 (0.41%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 374 (3.43%) QA
2 99 (0.91%) SLA
3 90 (0.83%) PCI DSS
4 89 (0.82%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 87 (0.80%) COBIT
6 69 (0.63%) Data Quality
7 45 (0.41%) ISO 9001
8 20 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 19 (0.17%) ISO 8583
10 18 (0.17%) Solvency II
11 17 (0.16%) JSP 440
12 11 (0.10%) CRD IV
13 7 (0.064%) HL7
14 6 (0.055%) HIPAA
15 5 (0.046%) Basel II
16 4 (0.037%) PABP
16 4 (0.037%) Dodd-Frank
16 4 (0.037%) EMIR
17 3 (0.028%) WAI
17 3 (0.028%) GAAP
System Software
1 799 (7.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 501 (4.60%) Active Directory
3 341 (3.13%) Hyper-V
4 145 (1.33%) XenApp
5 133 (1.22%) vSphere
6 105 (0.96%) VMware ESX
7 101 (0.93%) XenDesktop
8 72 (0.66%) NFS
9 67 (0.61%) Oracle RAC
10 63 (0.58%) Terminal Services
11 62 (0.57%) vCloud
12 61 (0.56%) SRDF
13 59 (0.54%) Microsoft App-V
14 52 (0.48%) KVM
15 45 (0.41%) HDFS
15 45 (0.41%) Forefront TMG
16 40 (0.37%) ISA Server
17 38 (0.35%) UAG
17 38 (0.35%) Apache Flume
18 35 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 128 (1.17%) SCCM
2 123 (1.13%) Puppet
3 111 (1.02%) Opscode Chef
4 99 (0.91%) SCOM
5 86 (0.79%) Tivoli
6 30 (0.28%) Oozie
7 27 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
8 22 (0.20%) SCOrch
9 21 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
10 20 (0.18%) NetBackup
11 19 (0.17%) XenMobile
12 18 (0.17%) Ambari
12 18 (0.17%) ZABBIX
13 16 (0.15%) Backup Exec
13 16 (0.15%) MOM
14 15 (0.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 15 (0.14%) Data Guard
15 14 (0.13%) ARCserve
15 14 (0.13%) Norton AntiVirus
15 14 (0.13%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2021 (18.54%) Oracle
2 1791 (16.43%) Microsoft
3 1038 (9.52%) VMware
4 982 (9.01%) Cisco
5 805 (7.39%) IBM
6 771 (7.07%) SAP
7 518 (4.75%) Citrix
8 478 (4.39%) HP
9 374 (3.43%) NetApp
10 360 (3.30%) Juniper
11 340 (3.12%) EMC
12 273 (2.51%) F5
13 204 (1.87%) TIBCO
14 196 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
15 171 (1.57%) Cognos
16 167 (1.53%) Red Hat
17 162 (1.49%) Informatica
18 152 (1.39%) CheckPoint
19 137 (1.26%) Business Objects
20 109 (1.00%) Teradata
City, London
Gemini Search
Salary: From £65,000 to £85,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £70,000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
Middlesex
Centric Resource
Salary: From £60,000 to £70,000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: Yesterday
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £60,000 to £85,000 per annum + attractive package and career prog
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ComputaCenter
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £100,000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £60,000 per annum + outstanding package
Posted: 2 days ago
Abingdon, Oxfordshire
Sanderson
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + Benefits Package
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £65,000 to £90,000 per annum plus competitive package
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £75000 - £90000 per annum + Bonus + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £40,000 to £55,000 per annum + package and benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Taunton, Somerset
ISL
Salary: £38000 - £52000 per annum + pension, flexible hours, healthcare
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Royal Mail - AMS
Salary: Excellent Salary & Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
Oxfordshire
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Maclean Moore Consulting
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus, Pension, Healthcare, Holiday,
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Linux Recruit
Salary: From £90,000 to £120,000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago