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 2 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 48 49 48
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -1
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5232 5299 5018
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.06% 4.89% 4.98%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.38% 5.17% 5.28%
Number of salaries quoted 4186 3981 3832
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £67,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £61,500
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.62%
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
97285 102439 95015
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.18% 94.49% 94.25%
Number of salaries quoted 81970 83640 79578
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £43,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £39,000
% change year-on-year
- +2.56%

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015. 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 +5 2491 £77,500 +3.33% 278
South East -6 959 £65,000 - 91
Yorkshire -14 345 £62,500 +8.69% 48
East of England -2 342 £65,000 - 38
West Midlands +12 326 £65,000 - 45
South West -6 250 £57,500 +4.54% 31
North West -3 242 £65,000 +17.11% 72
East Midlands +41 142 £57,500 - 27
North East +14 31 £58,935 -23.95% 7
Midlands +3 17 £70,000 +7.69% 3
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 2621 (25.13%) Finance
2 2313 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
3 2194 (21.04%) Oracle
4 1900 (18.22%) Java
5 1850 (17.74%) TOGAF
6 1791 (17.17%) Microsoft
7 1429 (13.70%) SOA
8 1388 (13.31%) .NET
9 1291 (12.38%) SQL Server
10 1269 (12.17%) Windows
11 1248 (11.97%) Degree
12 1201 (11.52%) Enterprise Architecture
13 1120 (10.74%) SQL
14 1080 (10.36%) Cisco
14 1080 (10.36%) VMware
15 1028 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
16 997 (9.56%) Retail
17 959 (9.20%) Linux
18 922 (8.84%) Banking
19 908 (8.71%) Web Services
20 843 (8.08%) C#
21 836 (8.02%) Middleware
22 831 (7.97%) Data Warehouse
23 812 (7.79%) E-Commerce
24 784 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
25 774 (7.42%) HTML
26 767 (7.36%) Data Centre
27 763 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
28 752 (7.21%) IBM
29 747 (7.16%) MS Excel

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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
1 486 (4.66%) SharePoint
2 444 (4.26%) WebSphere
3 314 (3.01%) Apache
4 284 (2.72%) IIS
5 233 (2.23%) Tomcat
6 218 (2.09%) CMS
7 185 (1.77%) Node.js
8 182 (1.75%) WebLogic
9 178 (1.71%) MS Exchange
10 175 (1.68%) JBoss
11 165 (1.58%) BizTalk Server
12 118 (1.13%) SAS
12 118 (1.13%) Apache Pig
13 112 (1.07%) Oracle SOA Suite
14 111 (1.06%) Oracle Coherence
15 98 (0.94%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 94 (0.90%) Lync
17 93 (0.89%) Elasticsearch
18 90 (0.86%) Apache Solr
19 88 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 747 (7.16%) MS Excel
2 153 (1.47%) MS Visio
3 145 (1.39%) MS Office
4 71 (0.68%) SPSS
5 50 (0.48%) PowerPivot
6 41 (0.39%) MS PowerPoint
7 29 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
8 18 (0.17%) InfoPath
9 17 (0.16%) MS Project
10 16 (0.15%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 7 (0.067%) Mingle
12 5 (0.048%) Photoshop
12 5 (0.048%) FastStats
13 2 (0.019%) Spreadsheet
14 1 (0.010%) Revit
14 1 (0.010%) Fireworks
14 1 (0.010%) Simulink
14 1 (0.010%) Mathematica
Business Applications
1 178 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
2 150 (1.44%) Dynamics CRM
3 110 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
4 76 (0.73%) SAP SCM
5 66 (0.63%) RMDS
6 61 (0.58%) SAP ERP
7 55 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 52 (0.50%) Magento
9 45 (0.43%) Oracle EBS R12
10 40 (0.38%) SAP FI
11 39 (0.37%) SAP SD
12 38 (0.36%) SAP FI/CO
12 38 (0.36%) SAP CO
13 37 (0.35%) Oracle Retail
14 35 (0.34%) Oracle Applications
15 33 (0.32%) Oracle Financials
16 31 (0.30%) thinkFolio
16 31 (0.30%) Markit EDM
17 30 (0.29%) Oracle ERP
18 29 (0.28%) HiInvest
Cloud Services
1 550 (5.27%) Amazon AWS
2 422 (4.05%) Microsoft Azure
3 386 (3.70%) SaaS
4 274 (2.63%) IaaS
5 229 (2.20%) PaaS
6 212 (2.03%) Cloud Computing
7 205 (1.97%) Office 365
8 79 (0.76%) Force.com
9 60 (0.58%) Amazon EC2
10 36 (0.35%) Amazon EMR
11 30 (0.29%) Google Cloud Platform
12 26 (0.25%) SuccessFactors
13 25 (0.24%) IBM PureFlex
14 21 (0.20%) Amazon S3
15 20 (0.19%) SoftLayer
15 20 (0.19%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
16 17 (0.16%) GitHub
17 16 (0.15%) Heroku
17 16 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
18 13 (0.12%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 654 (6.27%) WAN
2 605 (5.80%) LAN
3 541 (5.19%) Firewall
4 482 (4.62%) SAN
5 260 (2.49%) NAS
6 258 (2.47%) Internet
7 228 (2.19%) HTTP
8 214 (2.05%) Network Security
9 210 (2.01%) Wireless
10 199 (1.91%) DNS
11 181 (1.74%) VPN
12 174 (1.67%) MPLS
13 153 (1.47%) TCP/IP
14 144 (1.38%) VoIP
15 142 (1.36%) Fibre Channel
16 131 (1.26%) Cisco Nexus
17 129 (1.24%) Multicast
18 126 (1.21%) FCoE
19 105 (1.01%) Unified Communications
20 96 (0.92%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1291 (12.38%) SQL Server
2 831 (7.97%) Data Warehouse
3 668 (6.41%) Big Data
4 499 (4.79%) Hadoop
5 478 (4.58%) Relational Database
6 426 (4.09%) NoSQL
7 381 (3.65%) Oracle Database
8 287 (2.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 275 (2.64%) RDBMS
10 267 (2.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 251 (2.41%) MySQL
12 247 (2.37%) SQL Server Analysis Services
13 244 (2.34%) DB2
14 239 (2.29%) MongoDB
15 189 (1.81%) Apache Cassandra
16 173 (1.66%) HBase
17 166 (1.59%) Oracle Database 11g
18 145 (1.39%) Apache Hive
19 138 (1.32%) Oracle Exadata
19 138 (1.32%) Oracle ODI
Development Applications
1 189 (1.81%) Git (software)
2 179 (1.72%) Jenkins
3 133 (1.28%) Subversion
4 124 (1.19%) Maven
5 116 (1.11%) Visual Studio
6 114 (1.09%) ERwin
7 93 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
8 85 (0.82%) Team Foundation Server
9 80 (0.77%) JIRA
10 73 (0.70%) JUnit
10 73 (0.70%) TeamCity
11 55 (0.53%) Hudson
12 53 (0.51%) Axure RP
13 49 (0.47%) Selenium
14 40 (0.38%) SoapUI
14 40 (0.38%) Ant
14 40 (0.38%) Octopus Deploy
15 36 (0.35%) NUnit
16 32 (0.31%) Cucumber
17 31 (0.30%) Eclipse
General
1 2621 (25.13%) Finance
2 997 (9.56%) Retail
3 922 (8.84%) Banking
4 584 (5.60%) Telecoms
5 444 (4.26%) Marketing
6 316 (3.03%) Manufacturing
7 184 (1.76%) Legal
8 168 (1.61%) Investment Banking
9 150 (1.44%) Games
10 132 (1.27%) Law
11 128 (1.23%) Publishing
12 98 (0.94%) Automotive
13 94 (0.90%) Financial Institution
14 87 (0.83%) Back Office
15 86 (0.82%) Billing
16 75 (0.72%) Electronics
17 71 (0.68%) Pharmaceutical
18 53 (0.51%) Front Office
19 46 (0.44%) Retail Banking
20 45 (0.43%) Advertising
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1388 (13.31%) .NET
2 908 (8.71%) Web Services
3 836 (8.02%) Middleware
4 774 (7.42%) HTML
5 680 (6.52%) XML
6 490 (4.70%) J2EE
7 474 (4.55%) CSS
8 418 (4.01%) ASP.NET
9 339 (3.25%) Oracle Fusion
10 323 (3.10%) REST
11 313 (3.00%) SOAP
12 304 (2.92%) HTML5
13 283 (2.71%) Spring
14 214 (2.05%) RESTful
15 212 (2.03%) .NET Framework
16 211 (2.02%) ASP.NET MVC
17 209 (2.00%) jQuery
18 184 (1.76%) AngularJS
19 180 (1.73%) XSLT
20 167 (1.60%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 767 (7.36%) Data Centre
2 763 (7.32%) Analytical Skills
3 461 (4.42%) Enterprise Software
4 452 (4.33%) Computer Science
5 446 (4.28%) Management Information System
6 332 (3.18%) Data Integration
7 297 (2.85%) User Experience
8 190 (1.82%) N-Tier
9 188 (1.80%) Mobile App
10 170 (1.63%) Clustering
11 145 (1.39%) Data Structures
12 133 (1.28%) Mainframe
13 121 (1.16%) Replication
14 117 (1.12%) Hybrid Cloud
14 117 (1.12%) Visualisation
15 111 (1.06%) Client/Server
16 99 (0.95%) Enterprise Storage
17 89 (0.85%) PKI
18 88 (0.84%) Public Cloud
19 87 (0.83%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 1269 (12.17%) Windows
2 959 (9.20%) Linux
3 424 (4.07%) UNIX
4 260 (2.49%) Solaris
5 183 (1.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 151 (1.45%) Windows Server 2008
7 119 (1.14%) AIX
8 109 (1.05%) Windows Server 2012
9 94 (0.90%) Windows 7
10 89 (0.85%) Android
11 77 (0.74%) Apple iOS
12 73 (0.70%) Windows Server 2003
13 43 (0.41%) HPUX
14 37 (0.35%) SUSE
15 29 (0.28%) CentOS
15 29 (0.28%) Ubuntu
16 28 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
17 27 (0.26%) zOS
18 25 (0.24%) Windows 8
19 23 (0.22%) OS/400
Processes & Methodologies
1 2313 (22.18%) Agile Software Development
2 1850 (17.74%) TOGAF
3 1429 (13.70%) SOA
4 1201 (11.52%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1028 (9.86%) Business Intelligence
6 812 (7.79%) E-Commerce
7 745 (7.14%) Stakeholder Management
8 743 (7.13%) ITIL
9 716 (6.87%) Data Modelling
10 704 (6.75%) Technical Architecture
11 692 (6.64%) Project Management
12 662 (6.35%) Scrum
13 654 (6.27%) CRM
14 642 (6.16%) ETL
15 641 (6.15%) Analytics
16 610 (5.85%) Zachman Framework
17 592 (5.68%) Migration
18 584 (5.60%) SDLC
19 581 (5.57%) Mentoring
20 563 (5.40%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 1900 (18.22%) Java
2 1120 (10.74%) SQL
3 843 (8.08%) C#
4 734 (7.04%) JavaScript
5 295 (2.83%) C
6 229 (2.20%) Python
7 219 (2.10%) PHP
8 213 (2.04%) C++
9 168 (1.61%) Ruby
10 143 (1.37%) Scala
11 100 (0.96%) R
11 100 (0.96%) T-SQL
12 99 (0.95%) Perl
13 98 (0.94%) PowerShell
14 77 (0.74%) PL/SQL
15 60 (0.58%) Apex Code
16 58 (0.56%) Shell Script
17 43 (0.41%) Bash Shell
18 39 (0.37%) VB.NET
19 36 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 1248 (11.97%) Degree
2 603 (5.78%) Security Cleared
3 436 (4.18%) Cisco Certification
4 428 (4.10%) SC Cleared
5 279 (2.68%) CCNP
6 237 (2.27%) CISSP
7 227 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
8 123 (1.18%) CCIE
9 121 (1.16%) MCSE
10 108 (1.04%) DV Cleared
11 104 (1.00%) CCDP
12 103 (0.99%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
13 96 (0.92%) CCNA
14 89 (0.85%) CISM
15 70 (0.67%) HP ASE
16 63 (0.60%) ITIL Certification
17 60 (0.58%) MCITP
18 48 (0.46%) CITP
19 46 (0.44%) CCA
20 43 (0.41%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 386 (3.70%) QA
2 128 (1.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 128 (1.23%) COBIT
3 120 (1.15%) Data Quality
4 106 (1.02%) SLA
5 105 (1.01%) PCI DSS
6 58 (0.56%) ISO 9001
7 38 (0.36%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 21 (0.20%) Solvency II
9 14 (0.13%) HL7
10 11 (0.11%) JSP 440
11 10 (0.096%) EMIR
12 8 (0.077%) Dodd-Frank
13 6 (0.058%) MiFID
14 5 (0.048%) Basel II
14 5 (0.048%) ISO/IEC 20000
15 4 (0.038%) TickIT
16 3 (0.029%) ISO 8583
16 3 (0.029%) DICOM
17 2 (0.019%) IAS 39
System Software
1 784 (7.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 468 (4.49%) Active Directory
3 294 (2.82%) Hyper-V
4 152 (1.46%) XenApp
5 130 (1.25%) NFS
6 122 (1.17%) SRDF
7 114 (1.09%) VMware ESX
8 103 (0.99%) Oracle RAC
8 103 (0.99%) XenDesktop
9 80 (0.77%) vSphere
10 79 (0.76%) KVM
11 78 (0.75%) Microsoft App-V
12 74 (0.71%) vCloud
13 65 (0.62%) Xen
14 54 (0.52%) XenServer
15 53 (0.51%) Docker
16 51 (0.49%) Terminal Services
17 41 (0.39%) Apache Flume
18 34 (0.33%) VMware ESXi
19 33 (0.32%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 218 (2.09%) Puppet
2 195 (1.87%) Opscode Chef
3 114 (1.09%) SCCM
4 65 (0.62%) Ansible
5 55 (0.53%) Tivoli
6 54 (0.52%) SCOM
7 41 (0.39%) Nagios
8 27 (0.26%) Hyperic
9 24 (0.23%) NetBackup
10 22 (0.21%) FortiGate
11 21 (0.20%) Legato
12 20 (0.19%) Salt
13 19 (0.18%) ZABBIX
14 18 (0.17%) EMC NetWorker
14 18 (0.17%) Forefront Identity Manager
14 18 (0.17%) Tivoli Storage Manager
15 15 (0.14%) OpenView
15 15 (0.14%) Oozie
15 15 (0.14%) Cobbler
16 14 (0.13%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 2194 (21.04%) Oracle
2 1791 (17.17%) Microsoft
3 1080 (10.36%) Cisco
3 1080 (10.36%) VMware
4 752 (7.21%) IBM
5 667 (6.40%) SAP
6 425 (4.08%) Citrix
7 406 (3.89%) HP
8 386 (3.70%) NetApp
9 337 (3.23%) EMC
10 290 (2.78%) F5
11 280 (2.69%) Juniper
12 264 (2.53%) Salesforce.com
13 253 (2.43%) Red Hat
14 249 (2.39%) CheckPoint
15 237 (2.27%) hybris
16 227 (2.18%) Informatica
17 180 (1.73%) TIBCO
18 156 (1.50%) ATG
19 150 (1.44%) Cognos
Central London / West End
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £65000.00 - £90000.00 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
The People Network
Salary: £100000 - £120000 per annum + package + bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
The People Network
Salary: £100000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 1 hour ago
London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £60000.00 - £75000.00 per annum + Bens, Pension, Bonus, Holidays
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000 - £100000 per annum + Salary or Stock options
Posted: 1 hour ago
City, London
Austin Fraser
Salary: £50000.00 - £100000.00 per annum + Benefits and Bonus
Posted: 1 hour ago
Slough, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Salary: £70,000 per annum + Full Package
Posted: 2 hours ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £55’ 000 to £75’ 000 (+ superb package!!!)
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £75000.00 - £85000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
ECM Selection
Salary: £Excellent
Posted: 2 hours ago
South East London
Make positive
Salary: Up to £90,000 per annum Bonus, Benifits
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Global Technology Solutions Ltd
Salary: £60000 - £90000 per annum + bonus + benefits
Posted: 2 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £35,000 - £50,000
Posted: 2 hours ago
Guildford, Surrey
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Salary: £40000.00 - £60000.00 per annum + bonus
Posted: 2 hours ago
London
Michael Bailey Associates
Salary: Market Salary
Posted: 2 hours ago
Cheshire
Harvey Nash plc
Salary: £65000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Eutopia Solutions Ltd
Salary: £65000 - £80000 per annum + PENSION, BENEFITS, NEGOTIABLE
Posted: 3 hours ago
London
Department for Work and Pensions (DWP)
Salary: From £31,000 to £42,000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
City, London
Robert Half
Salary: £80000 - £95000 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
Central London / West End
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: £80,000 - £100,000 plus an excellent package
Posted: 3 hours ago