The first table below looks at the demand 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 28 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 England region.

Location
3 months to
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 48 47 36
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -11
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5384 4897 6162
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 4.92% 4.81% 5.53%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.21% 5.10% 5.81%
Number of salaries quoted 4096 3853 5006
Average salary £68,000 £67,500 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+0.74% -
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £47,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,000 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+0.80% +0.81%
Job Titles Category
England
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
103256 95947 106071
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.25% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 85103 80281 91579
Average salary £45,000 £42,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,000 £27,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £38,500 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+3.89% -
Architect
UK

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 28 July 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 28 July 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 -4 2638 £72,500 - 298
South East -9 1064 £65,000 - 121
Yorkshire +36 403 £60,000 +9.09% 48
East of England +12 335 £65,000 +8.33% 39
South West +31 319 £57,500 +10.57% 34
West Midlands +15 249 £62,500 +0.80% 26
North West -2 239 £56,750 -9.20% 40
East Midlands -13 100 £57,500 -4.16% 17
North East -16 15 £57,500 +9.52% 8
Midlands -7 5 £62,500 +42.04% 1
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 July 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 2575 (23.26%) Finance
2 2166 (19.56%) Java
3 2044 (18.46%) Oracle
4 1955 (17.66%) Microsoft
5 1591 (14.37%) .NET
6 1508 (13.62%) SQL
7 1473 (13.31%) SQL Server
8 1453 (13.12%) TOGAF
9 1436 (12.97%) SOA
10 1217 (10.99%) Degree
11 1204 (10.88%) Windows
12 1195 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
13 1192 (10.77%) Enterprise Architecture
14 989 (8.93%) Linux
15 934 (8.44%) Banking
16 917 (8.28%) VMware
17 909 (8.21%) Project Management
18 880 (7.95%) Data Modelling
19 872 (7.88%) Web Services
20 869 (7.85%) HTML
21 859 (7.76%) Data Warehouse
22 852 (7.70%) E-Commerce
23 850 (7.68%) C#
24 829 (7.49%) ITIL
25 826 (7.46%) Cisco
26 813 (7.34%) MS Excel
27 806 (7.28%) Retail
28 778 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
29 776 (7.01%) Security Cleared
30 767 (6.93%) Technical Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 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
1 664 (6.00%) SharePoint
2 421 (3.80%) WebSphere
3 290 (2.62%) Apache
4 272 (2.46%) BizTalk Server
5 259 (2.34%) WebLogic
6 253 (2.29%) MS Exchange
7 242 (2.19%) IIS
8 213 (1.92%) Tomcat
9 201 (1.82%) CMS
10 164 (1.48%) Lync
11 157 (1.42%) SharePoint 2010
12 150 (1.35%) SharePoint 2013
13 114 (1.03%) SAS
14 110 (0.99%) Exchange Server 2010
15 98 (0.89%) WebSphere Application Server
16 83 (0.75%) Exchange Server 2013
17 75 (0.68%) Node.js
18 73 (0.66%) WebLogic Portal
19 72 (0.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
20 64 (0.58%) MQSeries
Applications
1 813 (7.34%) MS Excel
2 126 (1.14%) MS Office
3 124 (1.12%) MS Visio
4 60 (0.54%) Photoshop
5 56 (0.51%) OmniGraffle
6 51 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
7 40 (0.36%) SPSS
7 40 (0.36%) MS Project
8 36 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
9 31 (0.28%) InfoPath
10 29 (0.26%) PowerPivot
11 17 (0.15%) AutoCAD
12 13 (0.12%) InDesign
13 10 (0.090%) Acrobat
14 6 (0.054%) Spreadsheet
15 3 (0.027%) FastStats
16 1 (0.009%) DOC1
16 1 (0.009%) Fireworks
16 1 (0.009%) Simulink
Business Applications
1 205 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
2 146 (1.32%) Dynamics CRM
3 123 (1.11%) Oracle EBS R12
4 71 (0.64%) Oracle ERP
5 67 (0.61%) Oracle BPM
6 57 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
7 44 (0.40%) SAP CRM
8 40 (0.36%) SAP SCM
9 39 (0.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
10 36 (0.33%) Google Analytics
10 36 (0.33%) Maximo
11 34 (0.31%) Oracle Retail
12 33 (0.30%) Magento
13 31 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
14 30 (0.27%) Oracle CRM
15 28 (0.25%) SAP MDM
15 28 (0.25%) Oracle Payables
16 27 (0.24%) Fredhopper
17 26 (0.23%) Cognos TM1
18 23 (0.21%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 264 (2.38%) SaaS
2 180 (1.63%) Microsoft Azure
3 178 (1.61%) Cloud Computing
4 150 (1.35%) Amazon AWS
5 134 (1.21%) Office 365
6 128 (1.16%) IaaS
7 113 (1.02%) PaaS
8 46 (0.42%) Force.com
9 42 (0.38%) Amazon EC2
10 24 (0.22%) Amazon S3
11 20 (0.18%) Amazon EMR
12 9 (0.081%) ElastiCache
12 9 (0.081%) IBM Blueworks
13 8 (0.072%) Heroku
14 6 (0.054%) Google App Engine
15 5 (0.045%) GitHub
15 5 (0.045%) Google Apps
16 4 (0.036%) Taleo
17 3 (0.027%) Rackspace Cloud
17 3 (0.027%) Amazon ELB
Communications & Networking
1 466 (4.21%) SAN
2 447 (4.04%) Firewall
3 426 (3.85%) WAN
4 413 (3.73%) Internet
5 402 (3.63%) LAN
6 202 (1.82%) HTTP
7 198 (1.79%) TCP/IP
8 194 (1.75%) DNS
9 175 (1.58%) NAS
10 164 (1.48%) VPN
11 162 (1.46%) Network Security
12 147 (1.33%) Wireless
13 109 (0.98%) MPLS
14 96 (0.87%) Unified Communications
15 95 (0.86%) OSPF
16 90 (0.81%) Cisco Nexus
17 87 (0.79%) Multicast
18 83 (0.75%) VoIP
18 83 (0.75%) BGP
19 80 (0.72%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1473 (13.31%) SQL Server
2 859 (7.76%) Data Warehouse
3 577 (5.21%) Big Data
4 442 (3.99%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 436 (3.94%) Relational Database
6 407 (3.68%) Oracle Database
7 388 (3.50%) MySQL
8 386 (3.49%) Hadoop
9 376 (3.40%) NoSQL
10 335 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 323 (2.92%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 229 (2.07%) MongoDB
13 198 (1.79%) Oracle Database 11g
14 197 (1.78%) RDBMS
15 194 (1.75%) DB2
16 163 (1.47%) SQL Server 2008
17 154 (1.39%) Apache Hive
18 144 (1.30%) Data Mining
19 138 (1.25%) Oracle BI EE
19 138 (1.25%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 199 (1.80%) Git (software)
2 156 (1.41%) Visual Studio
3 125 (1.13%) Team Foundation Server
4 119 (1.07%) Subversion
5 107 (0.97%) Maven
6 82 (0.74%) Eclipse
7 80 (0.72%) Axure RP
8 72 (0.65%) Jenkins
9 62 (0.56%) JUnit
10 60 (0.54%) Selenium
11 47 (0.42%) ERwin
12 44 (0.40%) JIRA
13 42 (0.38%) Talend Open Studio
14 37 (0.33%) Oracle Forms
15 35 (0.32%) Dreamweaver
16 34 (0.31%) Mockito
17 33 (0.30%) Ant
18 29 (0.26%) Rational Rose
19 28 (0.25%) Balsamiq Mockups
19 28 (0.25%) NUnit
General
1 2575 (23.26%) Finance
2 934 (8.44%) Banking
3 806 (7.28%) Retail
4 657 (5.93%) Telecoms
5 461 (4.16%) Marketing
6 315 (2.85%) Legal
7 207 (1.87%) Investment Banking
8 188 (1.70%) Advertising
9 170 (1.54%) Manufacturing
10 153 (1.38%) Law
11 126 (1.14%) Games
12 124 (1.12%) Publishing
13 123 (1.11%) Back Office
14 115 (1.04%) Billing
15 77 (0.70%) Front Office
16 68 (0.61%) Electronics
17 66 (0.60%) Financial Institution
18 60 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
19 47 (0.42%) Automotive
20 43 (0.39%) French Language
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1591 (14.37%) .NET
2 872 (7.88%) Web Services
3 869 (7.85%) HTML
4 702 (6.34%) XML
5 649 (5.86%) Middleware
6 643 (5.81%) J2EE
7 578 (5.22%) CSS
8 531 (4.80%) ASP.NET
9 479 (4.33%) Spring
10 355 (3.21%) SOAP
11 351 (3.17%) HTML5
12 284 (2.57%) jQuery
13 281 (2.54%) REST
14 279 (2.52%) Hibernate
15 267 (2.41%) WCF
16 259 (2.34%) Java EE
17 243 (2.19%) .NET Framework
18 235 (2.12%) Oracle Fusion
19 198 (1.79%) XSLT
20 186 (1.68%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 546 (4.93%) Enterprise Software
2 441 (3.98%) Management Information System
3 399 (3.60%) Computer Science
4 395 (3.57%) Open Source
5 219 (1.98%) Data Integration
6 198 (1.79%) Visualisation
7 185 (1.67%) Clustering
8 179 (1.62%) N-Tier
9 168 (1.52%) Digital Media
10 149 (1.35%) Replication
11 142 (1.28%) Mobile App
12 140 (1.26%) Mainframe
13 137 (1.24%) Client/Server
14 113 (1.02%) PKI
15 98 (0.89%) Mathematics
15 98 (0.89%) Enterprise Storage
16 85 (0.77%) GIS
17 66 (0.60%) Reference Data
18 61 (0.55%) CESG
19 57 (0.51%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1204 (10.88%) Windows
2 989 (8.93%) Linux
3 492 (4.44%) UNIX
4 287 (2.59%) Solaris
5 218 (1.97%) Android
6 196 (1.77%) Apple iOS
7 154 (1.39%) Windows Server 2008
8 99 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 93 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
10 84 (0.76%) Windows Server 2003
11 83 (0.75%) Windows 7
12 74 (0.67%) AIX
13 49 (0.44%) Windows 8
14 48 (0.43%) Oracle Linux
15 36 (0.33%) Windows Phone
16 30 (0.27%) Windows XP
16 30 (0.27%) HPUX
17 19 (0.17%) SUSE
18 16 (0.14%) Mac OS X
19 15 (0.14%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 1453 (13.12%) TOGAF
2 1436 (12.97%) SOA
3 1195 (10.79%) Business Intelligence
4 1192 (10.77%) Enterprise Architecture
5 909 (8.21%) Project Management
6 880 (7.95%) Data Modelling
7 852 (7.70%) E-Commerce
8 829 (7.49%) ITIL
9 778 (7.03%) Agile Software Development
10 767 (6.93%) Technical Architecture
11 756 (6.83%) CRM
12 736 (6.65%) Stakeholder Management
13 697 (6.30%) UML
14 632 (5.71%) ETL
15 630 (5.69%) Scrum
16 597 (5.39%) Analytics
17 581 (5.25%) Data Architecture
18 571 (5.16%) Migration
19 512 (4.62%) ERP
20 495 (4.47%) OO
Programming Languages
1 2166 (19.56%) Java
2 1508 (13.62%) SQL
3 850 (7.68%) C#
4 684 (6.18%) JavaScript
5 271 (2.45%) T-SQL
6 261 (2.36%) PHP
7 189 (1.71%) Python
8 151 (1.36%) C++
9 150 (1.35%) PL/SQL
10 136 (1.23%) Ruby
11 135 (1.22%) C
12 110 (0.99%) Perl
13 97 (0.88%) PowerShell
14 81 (0.73%) R
15 60 (0.54%) VB.NET
16 59 (0.53%) Shell Script
17 58 (0.52%) Objective-C
18 46 (0.42%) Scala
19 35 (0.32%) VB
20 34 (0.31%) ABAP
Qualifications
1 1217 (10.99%) Degree
2 776 (7.01%) Security Cleared
3 526 (4.75%) SC Cleared
4 322 (2.91%) Cisco Certification
5 297 (2.68%) Microsoft Certification
6 190 (1.72%) CCNP
7 189 (1.71%) MCSE
8 177 (1.60%) CISSP
9 158 (1.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 123 (1.11%) CCIE
11 115 (1.04%) MCITP
12 98 (0.89%) DV Cleared
13 97 (0.88%) ITIL Certification
14 95 (0.86%) CCDP
15 76 (0.69%) CISM
16 73 (0.66%) CCNA
17 54 (0.49%) MCP
18 51 (0.46%) Citrix Certification
19 45 (0.41%) MCTS
20 41 (0.37%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 395 (3.57%) QA
2 143 (1.29%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 143 (1.29%) Data Quality
3 138 (1.25%) COBIT
4 88 (0.79%) ISO 9001
5 82 (0.74%) SLA
6 71 (0.64%) PCI DSS
7 33 (0.30%) JSP 440
8 31 (0.28%) ISO 8583
9 17 (0.15%) HL7
10 16 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 14 (0.13%) ISO 9000
12 13 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 12 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 17799
14 9 (0.081%) CRD IV
14 9 (0.081%) COREP
15 8 (0.072%) Basel II
16 7 (0.063%) Basel III
17 5 (0.045%) EMIR
17 5 (0.045%) FINREP
System Software
1 705 (6.37%) VMware Infrastructure
2 536 (4.84%) Active Directory
3 327 (2.95%) Hyper-V
4 157 (1.42%) XenApp
5 115 (1.04%) Oracle RAC
6 109 (0.98%) XenDesktop
7 107 (0.97%) vSphere
8 95 (0.86%) VMware ESX
9 69 (0.62%) vCloud
10 57 (0.51%) Microsoft App-V
11 54 (0.49%) NFS
12 53 (0.48%) SRDF
13 47 (0.42%) XenServer
14 45 (0.41%) Apache Flume
15 39 (0.35%) Terminal Services
16 38 (0.34%) Xen
17 35 (0.32%) HDFS
18 33 (0.30%) VMware ESXi
19 32 (0.29%) Apache ZooKeeper
20 27 (0.24%) Forefront TMG
Systems Management
1 167 (1.51%) SCCM
2 141 (1.27%) SCOM
3 91 (0.82%) Puppet
4 81 (0.73%) Opscode Chef
5 55 (0.50%) Tivoli
6 32 (0.29%) Oozie
6 32 (0.29%) Ambari
7 30 (0.27%) Data Guard
8 25 (0.23%) OpenSSO
9 21 (0.19%) Backup Exec
9 21 (0.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 18 (0.16%) MOM
11 17 (0.15%) CA Spectrum
11 17 (0.15%) XenMobile
12 15 (0.14%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
12 15 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
13 14 (0.13%) WSUS
13 14 (0.13%) NetBackup
14 12 (0.11%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 11 (0.099%) Nagios
Vendors
1 2044 (18.46%) Oracle
2 1955 (17.66%) Microsoft
3 917 (8.28%) VMware
4 826 (7.46%) Cisco
5 741 (6.69%) SAP
6 558 (5.04%) IBM
7 459 (4.15%) Citrix
8 362 (3.27%) HP
9 332 (3.00%) EMC
10 247 (2.23%) NetApp
11 243 (2.19%) Juniper
12 221 (2.00%) F5
13 183 (1.65%) Business Objects
14 181 (1.63%) Salesforce.com
15 165 (1.49%) Informatica
16 159 (1.44%) TIBCO
17 155 (1.40%) Cognos
18 152 (1.37%) Red Hat
19 149 (1.35%) Teradata
20 145 (1.31%) Adobe
London
Randstad Technologies
Salary: competitive salary + flexible benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: Circa 60-73K + Bens
Posted: 1 hour ago
Guildford, Surrey
set2recruit
Salary: From £60,000 to £75,000 per annum Bonus and Car allowance.
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £70,000 per annum Plus 50% bonus, 33 days hol, pension, healthca
Posted: 1 hour ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
AMsource Technology
Salary: From £50,000 to £60,000 per annum Plus 50% bonus, benefits etc
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Vertical IT
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £80000 per annum + bonus + amazing bens
Posted: 2 hours ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Salary: Up to £52k plus car allowance and benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Edgar Cowen
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + up to 25% bonus + Good benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Gloucestershire
People Source Consulting
Salary: £60000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Crawley, West Sussex
Comtecs
Salary: £38000 - £43000 Per Annum To £43k + Excellent benefits.
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
Citrus Global Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £80,000 per annum + 15% Bonus, 10% Pension, Healthcare
Posted: 2 hours ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aston Carter
Salary: £40000 - £50000 per annum + bonus + excellent benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Havant, Hampshire
Executive Recruitment Services (ERS)
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Bristol, Avon
Computer Network Defence
Salary: Salary: Competitive (plus benefits)
Posted: 2 hours ago
Harlow, Essex
Computer Network Defence
Salary: From £65,000 to £80,000 per annum Dep on Exp
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
The Bridge Ltd
Salary: Up to £65,000 per annum + Good Benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Salary: From £70,000 to £95,000 per annum £75-£95K + Hybris training
Posted: 3 hours ago
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Red Commerce
Salary: £50000.00 - £53000.00 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 hours ago