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 10 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Architect
Rank 49 45 44
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 4826 5453 5595
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.11% 5.49% 5.71%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.31% 5.69% 5.93%
Number of salaries quoted 3838 4240 4078
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £52,150 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £65,000 £62,500
% change year-on-year
- +4.00%
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
90816 95785 94380
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 96.15% 96.49% 96.28%
Number of salaries quoted 77032 80058 76663
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,000 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -

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 10 February 2016.

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 10 February 2016. 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 -8 2420 £75,250 +0.33% 337
South East +8 935 £70,000 +7.69% 128
East of England -2 337 £65,000 -3.70% 37
Yorkshire +12 306 £60,000 - 54
West Midlands +14 276 £65,000 - 50
South West -47 192 £61,250 +9.72% 40
North West -9 154 £55,000 -12.00% 41
East Midlands -20 117 £65,000 +18.18% 26
North East -12 21 £67,500 +10.26% 4
Midlands +7 4 £70,000 +16.66%
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 2415 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2389 (23.45%) Finance
3 2031 (19.93%) TOGAF
4 2015 (19.78%) Java
5 1829 (17.95%) Oracle
6 1635 (16.05%) Microsoft
7 1524 (14.96%) SOA
8 1384 (13.58%) Degree
9 1341 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
9 1341 (13.16%) .NET
10 1194 (11.72%) SQL Server
11 1167 (11.45%) SQL
12 1136 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
13 1082 (10.62%) Windows
14 1061 (10.41%) Presales
15 1015 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
16 900 (8.83%) Linux
17 876 (8.60%) VMware
18 870 (8.54%) Web Services
19 860 (8.44%) JavaScript
20 848 (8.32%) Stakeholder Management
21 826 (8.11%) Analytics
22 818 (8.03%) Retail
23 810 (7.95%) SAP
24 808 (7.93%) E-Commerce
25 805 (7.90%) Big Data
26 791 (7.76%) Banking
27 790 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
28 786 (7.71%) Cisco
29 783 (7.68%) Data Modelling

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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
1 382 (3.75%) SharePoint
2 309 (3.03%) WebSphere
3 221 (2.17%) CMS
4 216 (2.12%) IIS
5 215 (2.11%) Apache
6 211 (2.07%) Tomcat
7 185 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
8 182 (1.79%) Node.js
9 181 (1.78%) WebLogic
10 173 (1.70%) JBoss
11 122 (1.20%) OpenStack
12 121 (1.19%) Skype for Business
13 116 (1.14%) Apache Spark
14 104 (1.02%) MS Exchange
15 93 (0.91%) NetWeaver
16 82 (0.80%) Oracle SOA Suite
17 81 (0.79%) Elasticsearch
18 70 (0.69%) Apache Pig
18 70 (0.69%) SAS
19 61 (0.60%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 645 (6.33%) MS Excel
2 123 (1.21%) MS Office
3 89 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 54 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
5 49 (0.48%) SPSS
6 24 (0.24%) OmniGraffle
7 21 (0.21%) Photoshop
8 13 (0.13%) Adobe Illustrator
8 13 (0.13%) MS Project
9 9 (0.088%) Fireworks
10 7 (0.069%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 4 (0.039%) Simulink
12 3 (0.029%) InfoPath
13 2 (0.020%) S-PLUS
14 1 (0.010%) Adobe After Effects
14 1 (0.010%) Casewise Modeler
14 1 (0.010%) InDesign
14 1 (0.010%) Mingle
14 1 (0.010%) Revit
14 1 (0.010%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 226 (2.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 130 (1.28%) Oracle EBS
3 68 (0.67%) Oracle Retail
4 67 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
5 64 (0.63%) Oracle EBS R12
6 62 (0.61%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 55 (0.54%) Dynamics AX
8 46 (0.45%) Oracle ERP
8 46 (0.45%) SAP SCM
9 41 (0.40%) SAP FI
10 35 (0.34%) Markit EDM
10 35 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
11 34 (0.33%) thinkFolio
12 33 (0.32%) SAP SD
13 31 (0.30%) SAP CRM
14 30 (0.29%) LatentZero
14 30 (0.29%) SAP CO
14 30 (0.29%) SAP ERP
14 30 (0.29%) SAP FI/CO
15 28 (0.27%) Eagle PACE
Cloud Services
1 578 (5.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 525 (5.15%) Amazon AWS
3 515 (5.05%) SaaS
4 302 (2.96%) IaaS
5 265 (2.60%) PaaS
6 173 (1.70%) Office 365
7 167 (1.64%) Cloud Computing
8 80 (0.79%) Force.com
9 72 (0.71%) Amazon EC2
10 45 (0.44%) SoftLayer
11 41 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
12 36 (0.35%) Yammer
13 32 (0.31%) AWS CloudFormation
14 29 (0.28%) iPaaS
14 29 (0.28%) Oracle CX
15 23 (0.23%) IBM PureFlex
16 22 (0.22%) Amazon S3
17 21 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
17 21 (0.21%) Heroku
18 19 (0.19%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 502 (4.93%) Firewall
2 432 (4.24%) WAN
3 402 (3.95%) LAN
4 343 (3.37%) SAN
5 284 (2.79%) Internet
6 248 (2.43%) Network Security
7 239 (2.35%) DNS
8 211 (2.07%) VPN
9 193 (1.89%) MPLS
10 167 (1.64%) HTTP
11 156 (1.53%) TCP/IP
12 153 (1.50%) Wireless
13 123 (1.21%) SSL
14 122 (1.20%) NAS
15 119 (1.17%) BGP
16 112 (1.10%) LDAP
17 111 (1.09%) OSPF
18 106 (1.04%) Cisco ASA
19 103 (1.01%) Cisco Nexus
20 94 (0.92%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1194 (11.72%) SQL Server
2 805 (7.90%) Big Data
3 790 (7.75%) Data Warehouse
4 531 (5.21%) NoSQL
5 519 (5.09%) Hadoop
6 416 (4.08%) Relational Database
7 319 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 315 (3.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 281 (2.76%) MongoDB
10 254 (2.49%) MySQL
11 226 (2.22%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 225 (2.21%) Oracle Database
13 194 (1.90%) RDBMS
14 177 (1.74%) DB2
15 160 (1.57%) Apache Cassandra
15 160 (1.57%) BusinessObjects
16 133 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
17 126 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
18 121 (1.19%) Apache Hive
19 117 (1.15%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 186 (1.83%) Git (software)
2 163 (1.60%) Jenkins
3 120 (1.18%) Subversion
4 111 (1.09%) JUnit
5 103 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
6 100 (0.98%) JIRA
7 97 (0.95%) Maven
8 94 (0.92%) Talend Open Studio
9 88 (0.86%) Eclipse
10 86 (0.84%) Visual Studio
11 76 (0.75%) Selenium
12 73 (0.72%) ERwin
13 61 (0.60%) Ant
14 55 (0.54%) IntelliJ
15 44 (0.43%) Axure RP
16 43 (0.42%) NUnit
17 37 (0.36%) Mockito
18 34 (0.33%) Hudson
19 26 (0.26%) PowerDesigner
19 26 (0.26%) TeamCity
General
1 2389 (23.45%) Finance
2 818 (8.03%) Retail
3 791 (7.76%) Banking
4 740 (7.26%) Telecoms
5 528 (5.18%) Marketing
6 247 (2.42%) Manufacturing
7 164 (1.61%) Games
8 145 (1.42%) Legal
9 139 (1.36%) Investment Banking
10 124 (1.22%) Publishing
11 98 (0.96%) Billing
12 94 (0.92%) Law
13 91 (0.89%) Financial Institution
14 87 (0.85%) Front Office
14 87 (0.85%) Pharmaceutical
15 82 (0.80%) Electronics
16 77 (0.76%) Advertising
17 68 (0.67%) Back Office
18 61 (0.60%) Automotive
19 54 (0.53%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1341 (13.16%) .NET
2 870 (8.54%) Web Services
3 781 (7.67%) XML
4 749 (7.35%) HTML
5 640 (6.28%) Middleware
6 560 (5.50%) J2EE
7 544 (5.34%) CSS
8 460 (4.51%) REST
9 407 (3.99%) SOAP
10 385 (3.78%) ASP.NET
11 335 (3.29%) Spring
12 303 (2.97%) HTML5
13 290 (2.85%) jQuery
14 283 (2.78%) RESTful
15 229 (2.25%) JSON
16 211 (2.07%) Oracle Fusion
17 180 (1.77%) Java EE
18 178 (1.75%) .NET Framework
19 175 (1.72%) AngularJS
20 158 (1.55%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 1015 (9.96%) Analytical Skills
2 726 (7.13%) Data Centre
3 527 (5.17%) Computer Science
4 525 (5.15%) Enterprise Software
5 510 (5.01%) Management Information System
6 318 (3.12%) Data Integration
7 271 (2.66%) User Experience
8 235 (2.31%) Mobile App
9 163 (1.60%) Hybrid Cloud
10 150 (1.47%) Clustering
11 141 (1.38%) Data Structures
11 141 (1.38%) Visualisation
12 125 (1.23%) N-Tier
12 125 (1.23%) Public Cloud
13 93 (0.91%) PKI
14 92 (0.90%) Private Cloud
15 90 (0.88%) Replication
16 80 (0.79%) Mainframe
17 75 (0.74%) Algorithms
18 63 (0.62%) VCE vBlock
Operating Systems
1 1082 (10.62%) Windows
2 900 (8.83%) Linux
3 593 (5.82%) Unix
4 365 (3.58%) Windows Server
5 155 (1.52%) Android
6 142 (1.39%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 133 (1.31%) Apple iOS
8 128 (1.26%) Solaris
9 104 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 98 (0.96%) Windows Server 2008
11 57 (0.56%) Windows Server 2003
12 53 (0.52%) AIX
13 46 (0.45%) Windows 7
14 41 (0.40%) SUSE
15 34 (0.33%) HPUX
16 29 (0.28%) Windows Phone
17 22 (0.22%) CentOS
18 17 (0.17%) Windows 8
19 16 (0.16%) MVS
19 16 (0.16%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2415 (23.70%) Agile Software Development
2 2031 (19.93%) TOGAF
3 1524 (14.96%) SOA
4 1341 (13.16%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1136 (11.15%) Business Intelligence
6 1061 (10.41%) Presales
7 848 (8.32%) Stakeholder Management
8 826 (8.11%) Analytics
9 808 (7.93%) E-Commerce
10 783 (7.68%) Data Modelling
11 719 (7.06%) Mentoring
12 707 (6.94%) CRM
13 665 (6.53%) SDLC
14 654 (6.42%) ETL
15 638 (6.26%) Technical Architecture
16 633 (6.21%) ITIL
17 619 (6.08%) Project Management
18 596 (5.85%) Data Architecture
19 587 (5.76%) Scrum
20 560 (5.50%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2015 (19.78%) Java
2 1167 (11.45%) SQL
3 860 (8.44%) JavaScript
4 757 (7.43%) C#
5 340 (3.34%) Python
6 307 (3.01%) C
7 248 (2.43%) Ruby
8 244 (2.39%) C++
9 233 (2.29%) PHP
10 137 (1.34%) T-SQL
11 135 (1.32%) Scala
12 134 (1.32%) Perl
13 133 (1.31%) PowerShell
14 89 (0.87%) Shell Script
15 67 (0.66%) Bash Shell
15 67 (0.66%) PL/SQL
16 63 (0.62%) R
17 45 (0.44%) Objective-C
18 38 (0.37%) VB
19 37 (0.36%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1384 (13.58%) Degree
2 561 (5.51%) Security Cleared
3 365 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 355 (3.48%) Cisco Certification
5 273 (2.68%) CISSP
6 235 (2.31%) CCNP
7 207 (2.03%) Microsoft Certification
8 140 (1.37%) DV Cleared
9 132 (1.30%) CCIE
10 120 (1.18%) MCSE
11 114 (1.12%) CITP
12 104 (1.02%) CCNA
13 95 (0.93%) CISM
14 85 (0.83%) CCDP
15 69 (0.68%) ITIL Certification
16 67 (0.66%) CESG Certified Professional
17 62 (0.61%) CEH
17 62 (0.61%) CISA
18 60 (0.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
19 55 (0.54%) MBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 274 (2.69%) QA
2 209 (2.05%) Data Quality
3 157 (1.54%) PCI DSS
4 147 (1.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 106 (1.04%) COBIT
6 98 (0.96%) SLA
7 27 (0.26%) HMG Security Policy Framework
8 25 (0.25%) SEPA
9 20 (0.20%) ISO 9001
10 19 (0.19%) JSP 440
11 18 (0.18%) Sarbanes-Oxley
12 15 (0.15%) ISO/IEC 7816
13 12 (0.12%) ISO27002
14 9 (0.088%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 8 (0.079%) ISO20022
16 7 (0.069%) SSAE 16
17 5 (0.049%) AIFMD
17 5 (0.049%) Dodd-Frank
17 5 (0.049%) ISO 8583
18 4 (0.039%) ISO/IEC 17799
System Software
1 634 (6.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 491 (4.82%) Active Directory
3 243 (2.38%) Hyper-V
4 131 (1.29%) vSphere
5 102 (1.00%) Docker
6 82 (0.80%) vCloud
7 48 (0.47%) NFS
8 41 (0.40%) HDFS
9 35 (0.34%) KVM
9 35 (0.34%) VMware ESX
10 32 (0.31%) XenApp
11 30 (0.29%) XenDesktop
12 26 (0.26%) Oracle RAC
13 24 (0.24%) iptables
14 23 (0.23%) Xen
14 23 (0.23%) XenServer
15 22 (0.22%) Apache Flume
16 21 (0.21%) Firmware
16 21 (0.21%) SRDF
17 20 (0.20%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 266 (2.61%) Puppet
2 180 (1.77%) Opscode Chef
3 96 (0.94%) SCCM
4 70 (0.69%) Ansible
5 50 (0.49%) SCOM
6 44 (0.43%) Hyperic
7 41 (0.40%) QRadar
8 40 (0.39%) Nagios
9 31 (0.30%) Tivoli
10 20 (0.20%) Oozie
11 18 (0.18%) XenMobile
12 16 (0.16%) Cisco CUCM
12 16 (0.16%) SCOrch
13 14 (0.14%) EMC NetWorker
13 14 (0.14%) ZABBIX
14 13 (0.13%) Backup Exec
14 13 (0.13%) CA Wily
14 13 (0.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 13 (0.13%) HP SiteScope
14 13 (0.13%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 1829 (17.95%) Oracle
2 1635 (16.05%) Microsoft
3 876 (8.60%) VMware
4 810 (7.95%) SAP
5 786 (7.71%) Cisco
6 553 (5.43%) IBM
7 370 (3.63%) Citrix
8 322 (3.16%) HP
9 273 (2.68%) Salesforce.com
10 242 (2.38%) NetApp
11 212 (2.08%) Juniper
12 205 (2.01%) F5
13 198 (1.94%) EMC
14 189 (1.85%) CheckPoint
15 187 (1.84%) Red Hat
16 158 (1.55%) hybris
17 157 (1.54%) Informatica
18 156 (1.53%) TIBCO
19 136 (1.33%) webMethods
20 124 (1.22%) Tableau
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