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 28 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Architect
Rank 46 42 45
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5812 5854 5701
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.37% 5.65% 5.25%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.68% 5.96% 5.51%
Number of salaries quoted 4499 4453 4485
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £87,500
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
- +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
102296 98200 103450
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.58% 94.73% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 85621 81449 89566
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 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 November 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 November 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 -3 2816 £75,000 - 267
South East -12 1091 £65,000 - 127
East of England +12 440 £65,000 +8.33% 37
Yorkshire -4 365 £57,500 +4.54% 32
South West +24 348 £57,500 - 69
West Midlands -1 275 £66,250 +15.21% 20
North West -4 266 £55,000 -12.00% 28
East Midlands +18 142 £55,000 -8.33% 24
North East -7 23 £55,000 -4.34% 5
Midlands -10 6 £55,000 -24.13% 4
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 2743 (24.77%) Finance
2 2034 (18.37%) Oracle
3 1999 (18.05%) Java
4 1934 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
5 1879 (16.97%) Microsoft
6 1782 (16.09%) TOGAF
7 1523 (13.75%) .NET
8 1515 (13.68%) SOA
9 1348 (12.17%) Windows
10 1274 (11.51%) Enterprise Architecture
11 1273 (11.50%) SQL Server
12 1218 (11.00%) SQL
13 1111 (10.03%) Banking
14 1052 (9.50%) Degree
15 1026 (9.27%) Linux
16 1021 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
17 1015 (9.17%) VMware
18 993 (8.97%) Cisco
19 981 (8.86%) ITIL
20 980 (8.85%) Retail
21 929 (8.39%) Web Services
22 925 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
23 883 (7.97%) E-Commerce
24 820 (7.41%) IBM
25 815 (7.36%) Data Modelling
26 800 (7.22%) C#
27 780 (7.04%) HTML
28 766 (6.92%) Mentoring
29 760 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
30 754 (6.81%) Project Management

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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
1 666 (6.01%) SharePoint
2 445 (4.02%) WebSphere
3 348 (3.14%) Apache
4 254 (2.29%) BizTalk Server
5 235 (2.12%) MS Exchange
6 217 (1.96%) Tomcat
6 217 (1.96%) WebLogic
6 217 (1.96%) IIS
7 189 (1.71%) CMS
8 166 (1.50%) Lync
9 138 (1.25%) SharePoint 2010
9 138 (1.25%) SharePoint 2013
10 120 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2010
11 105 (0.95%) SAS
12 102 (0.92%) JBoss
13 87 (0.79%) OpenStack
14 86 (0.78%) WebSphere Application Server
15 85 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2013
16 75 (0.68%) Exchange Server 2007
17 70 (0.63%) Oracle Service Bus
Applications
1 695 (6.28%) MS Excel
2 125 (1.13%) MS Visio
3 118 (1.07%) MS Office
4 38 (0.34%) SPSS
5 36 (0.33%) Photoshop
5 36 (0.33%) MS PowerPoint
6 35 (0.32%) PowerPivot
7 31 (0.28%) OmniGraffle
8 27 (0.24%) MS Project
9 23 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 21 (0.19%) InfoPath
11 17 (0.15%) AutoCAD
12 7 (0.063%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 5 (0.045%) TargetLink
14 4 (0.036%) Spreadsheet
14 4 (0.036%) Fireworks
15 2 (0.018%) FastStats
16 1 (0.009%) Edge Animate
16 1 (0.009%) Revit
16 1 (0.009%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 195 (1.76%) Oracle EBS
2 100 (0.90%) Oracle EBS R12
3 97 (0.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 83 (0.75%) Oracle ERP
5 71 (0.64%) Oracle BPM
6 64 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
7 43 (0.39%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 41 (0.37%) SAP SCM
9 31 (0.28%) Oracle Financials
10 30 (0.27%) Cognos TM1
11 28 (0.25%) SAP PP
11 28 (0.25%) Maximo
12 24 (0.22%) SAP CRM
12 24 (0.22%) Dynamics AX
13 23 (0.21%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
14 22 (0.20%) Oracle Retail
15 20 (0.18%) Fredhopper
15 20 (0.18%) Temenos T24
15 20 (0.18%) SAP FI
15 20 (0.18%) SAP APO
Cloud Services
1 284 (2.56%) SaaS
2 272 (2.46%) Microsoft Azure
3 193 (1.74%) Amazon AWS
4 186 (1.68%) Office 365
5 180 (1.63%) Cloud Computing
6 171 (1.54%) IaaS
7 138 (1.25%) PaaS
8 45 (0.41%) Force.com
9 37 (0.33%) Amazon EC2
10 31 (0.28%) IBM Blueworks
11 21 (0.19%) Amazon S3
11 21 (0.19%) Amazon EMR
12 18 (0.16%) SuccessFactors
13 17 (0.15%) Google Apps
14 11 (0.099%) AWS Data Pipeline
14 11 (0.099%) Google Cloud Platform
14 11 (0.099%) GitHub
15 10 (0.090%) Amazon ElastiCache
15 10 (0.090%) OpenShift
15 10 (0.090%) ElastiCache
Communications & Networking
1 579 (5.23%) Firewall
2 532 (4.80%) SAN
3 475 (4.29%) WAN
4 460 (4.15%) LAN
5 392 (3.54%) Internet
6 239 (2.16%) Wireless
7 224 (2.02%) NAS
8 190 (1.72%) MPLS
9 184 (1.66%) HTTP
10 181 (1.63%) Network Security
11 165 (1.49%) DNS
12 158 (1.43%) VPN
13 149 (1.35%) TCP/IP
14 137 (1.24%) BGP
15 125 (1.13%) Unified Communications
16 118 (1.07%) OSPF
17 113 (1.02%) Cisco Nexus
18 92 (0.83%) Fibre Channel
19 81 (0.73%) SSL
20 73 (0.66%) Multicast
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1273 (11.50%) SQL Server
2 702 (6.34%) Data Warehouse
3 509 (4.60%) Big Data
4 374 (3.38%) MySQL
5 370 (3.34%) Relational Database
6 357 (3.22%) NoSQL
7 309 (2.79%) Hadoop
8 308 (2.78%) Oracle Database
9 288 (2.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 222 (2.00%) RDBMS
11 210 (1.90%) DB2
12 195 (1.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 186 (1.68%) SQL Server Analysis Services
14 160 (1.44%) MongoDB
15 156 (1.41%) Oracle BI EE
15 156 (1.41%) Oracle ODI
16 144 (1.30%) Oracle Database 11g
16 144 (1.30%) Apache Hive
17 138 (1.25%) SQL Server 2008
18 118 (1.07%) QlikView
Development Applications
1 160 (1.44%) Visual Studio
2 140 (1.26%) Git (software)
3 112 (1.01%) Jenkins
4 92 (0.83%) Selenium
5 89 (0.80%) JIRA
6 88 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 85 (0.77%) Maven
8 79 (0.71%) Axure RP
9 62 (0.56%) Subversion
10 61 (0.55%) Eclipse
11 51 (0.46%) NUnit
12 44 (0.40%) Ant
12 44 (0.40%) JUnit
13 38 (0.34%) Oracle Forms
13 38 (0.34%) TeamCity
13 38 (0.34%) Mockito
14 37 (0.33%) Talend Open Studio
15 36 (0.33%) ERwin
16 34 (0.31%) Hudson
17 29 (0.26%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 2743 (24.77%) Finance
2 1111 (10.03%) Banking
3 980 (8.85%) Retail
4 741 (6.69%) Telecoms
5 452 (4.08%) Marketing
6 282 (2.55%) Legal
7 227 (2.05%) Manufacturing
8 196 (1.77%) Investment Banking
9 152 (1.37%) Back Office
10 134 (1.21%) Games
11 130 (1.17%) Publishing
12 128 (1.16%) Law
13 103 (0.93%) Advertising
14 98 (0.89%) Billing
15 87 (0.79%) Financial Institution
16 77 (0.70%) Electronics
17 64 (0.58%) French Language
18 62 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
19 53 (0.48%) Retail Banking
20 52 (0.47%) Military
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1523 (13.75%) .NET
2 929 (8.39%) Web Services
3 780 (7.04%) HTML
4 704 (6.36%) Middleware
5 674 (6.09%) XML
6 626 (5.65%) J2EE
7 515 (4.65%) ASP.NET
8 510 (4.61%) CSS
9 484 (4.37%) Spring
10 345 (3.12%) HTML5
11 305 (2.75%) SOAP
12 297 (2.68%) jQuery
13 277 (2.50%) WCF
14 255 (2.30%) Java EE
15 250 (2.26%) REST
16 247 (2.23%) Hibernate
17 220 (1.99%) Oracle Fusion
18 183 (1.65%) .NET Framework
19 174 (1.57%) Ajax
20 169 (1.53%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 698 (6.30%) Analytical Skills
2 445 (4.02%) Open Source
3 423 (3.82%) Enterprise Software
4 388 (3.50%) Management Information System
5 356 (3.22%) Computer Science
6 335 (3.03%) User Experience
7 307 (2.77%) Data Integration
8 173 (1.56%) Clustering
9 164 (1.48%) Mainframe
10 161 (1.45%) Client/Server
11 155 (1.40%) Visualisation
12 141 (1.27%) Replication
13 136 (1.23%) N-Tier
14 125 (1.13%) Mobile App
15 93 (0.84%) PKI
16 88 (0.79%) Data Structures
17 85 (0.77%) Digital Media
18 78 (0.70%) Mathematics
19 75 (0.68%) CESG
20 68 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 1348 (12.17%) Windows
2 1026 (9.27%) Linux
3 529 (4.78%) UNIX
4 197 (1.78%) Solaris
5 176 (1.59%) Windows Server 2008
6 145 (1.31%) Android
7 132 (1.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 127 (1.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 116 (1.05%) Apple iOS
10 109 (0.98%) AIX
11 97 (0.88%) Windows Server 2003
12 66 (0.60%) Windows 7
13 49 (0.44%) Windows 8
14 44 (0.40%) HPUX
15 32 (0.29%) Windows XP
16 27 (0.24%) SUSE
17 24 (0.22%) zOS
18 21 (0.19%) OS/400
19 17 (0.15%) CentOS
20 15 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1934 (17.47%) Agile Software Development
2 1782 (16.09%) TOGAF
3 1515 (13.68%) SOA
4 1274 (11.51%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1021 (9.22%) Business Intelligence
6 981 (8.86%) ITIL
7 925 (8.35%) Stakeholder Management
8 883 (7.97%) E-Commerce
9 815 (7.36%) Data Modelling
10 766 (6.92%) Mentoring
11 754 (6.81%) Project Management
12 723 (6.53%) Scrum
13 711 (6.42%) UML
14 706 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
15 646 (5.83%) CRM
16 606 (5.47%) Zachman Framework
17 538 (4.86%) Migration
18 534 (4.82%) ETL
19 491 (4.43%) ERP
20 471 (4.25%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 1999 (18.05%) Java
2 1218 (11.00%) SQL
3 800 (7.22%) C#
4 628 (5.67%) JavaScript
5 227 (2.05%) T-SQL
6 202 (1.82%) Python
7 188 (1.70%) PHP
8 185 (1.67%) C
9 179 (1.62%) C++
10 124 (1.12%) Ruby
11 84 (0.76%) PL/SQL
12 71 (0.64%) PowerShell
13 65 (0.59%) Perl
14 64 (0.58%) COBOL
14 64 (0.58%) VB.NET
15 62 (0.56%) R
16 49 (0.44%) Scala
17 38 (0.34%) XPath
17 38 (0.34%) Shell Script
18 34 (0.31%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 1052 (9.50%) Degree
2 743 (6.71%) Security Cleared
3 561 (5.07%) SC Cleared
4 383 (3.46%) Cisco Certification
5 270 (2.44%) Microsoft Certification
6 211 (1.91%) MCSE
7 207 (1.87%) CCNP
8 203 (1.83%) CISSP
9 172 (1.55%) CCIE
10 165 (1.49%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 113 (1.02%) CCNA
12 95 (0.86%) CISM
13 90 (0.81%) CCDP
14 88 (0.79%) DV Cleared
15 79 (0.71%) MCITP
16 74 (0.67%) ITIL Certification
17 60 (0.54%) Citrix Certification
18 56 (0.51%) ISEB
19 47 (0.42%) MCP
20 42 (0.38%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 381 (3.44%) QA
2 109 (0.98%) SLA
3 95 (0.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 89 (0.80%) COBIT
5 88 (0.79%) PCI DSS
6 76 (0.69%) Data Quality
7 50 (0.45%) ISO 9001
8 22 (0.20%) ISO 8583
8 22 (0.20%) JSP 440
9 21 (0.19%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 18 (0.16%) Solvency II
11 14 (0.13%) CRD IV
12 7 (0.063%) HL7
13 5 (0.045%) HIPAA
13 5 (0.045%) ISO/IEC 20000
14 4 (0.036%) PABP
14 4 (0.036%) Basel II
14 4 (0.036%) GAAP
14 4 (0.036%) ISO 9000
15 3 (0.027%) WAI
System Software
1 760 (6.86%) VMware Infrastructure
2 517 (4.67%) Active Directory
3 355 (3.21%) Hyper-V
4 134 (1.21%) XenApp
5 131 (1.18%) vSphere
6 117 (1.06%) VMware ESX
7 85 (0.77%) XenDesktop
8 76 (0.69%) Oracle RAC
9 65 (0.59%) NFS
9 65 (0.59%) vCloud
10 58 (0.52%) Terminal Services
11 54 (0.49%) SRDF
12 52 (0.47%) HDFS
13 49 (0.44%) Apache Flume
14 47 (0.42%) Forefront TMG
15 42 (0.38%) ISA Server
16 40 (0.36%) VMware ESXi
16 40 (0.36%) KVM
17 39 (0.35%) UAG
17 39 (0.35%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 121 (1.09%) Puppet
2 116 (1.05%) SCCM
3 106 (0.96%) SCOM
3 106 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 71 (0.64%) Tivoli
5 37 (0.33%) Oozie
6 30 (0.27%) HP Quality Center
7 27 (0.24%) Ambari
8 21 (0.19%) Cisco CUCM
8 21 (0.19%) SCOrch
8 21 (0.19%) XenMobile
9 19 (0.17%) MOM
10 18 (0.16%) NetBackup
11 17 (0.15%) Data Guard
12 15 (0.14%) ZABBIX
13 13 (0.12%) MIIS
13 13 (0.12%) Backup Exec
13 13 (0.12%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 13 (0.12%) OpenView
14 12 (0.11%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 2034 (18.37%) Oracle
2 1879 (16.97%) Microsoft
3 1015 (9.17%) VMware
4 993 (8.97%) Cisco
5 820 (7.41%) IBM
6 741 (6.69%) SAP
7 485 (4.38%) HP
8 475 (4.29%) Citrix
9 358 (3.23%) NetApp
10 353 (3.19%) Juniper
11 336 (3.03%) EMC
12 292 (2.64%) F5
13 199 (1.80%) Salesforce.com
14 181 (1.63%) TIBCO
15 167 (1.51%) Red Hat
16 161 (1.45%) Cognos
17 158 (1.43%) Informatica
18 146 (1.32%) CheckPoint
19 123 (1.11%) Teradata
20 122 (1.10%) Business Objects
Gloucestershire
Uniting Ambition
Salary: £80k - 90k per year + Car Allowance (Up to £10k) + Bonus + Pension + E
Posted: 20 minutes ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
ReThink Recruitment
Posted: 44 minutes ago
Hampshire
Capital IT Resourcing LTD
Salary: £65k - 85k per year + Bonus and Benefits
Posted: 59 minutes ago
South East
Mason Frank International
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Bonus and Benefits!
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
Ashdown IT
Salary: £55000 - £65000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Digitech Resourcing Ltd
Salary: From £50,000 to £80,000 per annum + Bonus + Pension
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
Apollo Solutions
Salary: £70000 - £90000 per annum + Excellent Benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
Edison Hill Ltd
Salary: From £60,000 to £80,000 per annum + full benefits
Posted: 16 hours ago
London
EY
Salary: Competitive
Posted: 16 hours ago
Central London / West End
BITE London
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 16 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Adria Solutions Ltd
Salary: £30000 - £50000 per annum + Benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Via Resource
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Salary: £40000 - £51000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 17 hours ago
Gloucester, Gloucestershire
Via Resource
Posted: 17 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £70,000 to £90,000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 18 hours ago
London
ANSON MCCADE
Salary: From £50,000 to £100,000 per annum
Posted: 18 hours ago
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Connectus
Salary: £55000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: 19 hours ago
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + bonus
Posted: 19 hours ago
City, London
The British Red Cross
Salary: From £36,000 to £40,000 per annum including London Weighting DOE
Posted: 20 hours ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Vantage Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Salary: From £45,000 to £60,000 per annum
Posted: 20 hours ago