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

Location
3 months to
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Architect
Rank 45 50 50
Rank change year-on-year
+5 0
Permanent jobs requiring an Architect 5372 5495 4798
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 5.20% 4.98% 4.72%
As % of the Job Titles category 5.51% 5.27% 4.99%
Number of salaries quoted 4175 4176 3840
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £66,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% +1.50%
90% offered a salary of more than £52,500 £50,000 £48,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £90,000 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £65,000 £62,500 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +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
97564 104302 96112
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.53% 94.51% 94.53%
Number of salaries quoted 81515 86339 80864
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £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 3 July 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 3 July 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 +11 2682 £75,000 +1.35% 353
South East -3 994 £65,000 - 125
East of England +12 378 £65,000 - 39
Yorkshire -18 327 £62,000 +3.33% 35
West Midlands +11 274 £65,000 +13.04% 52
South West -16 270 £60,000 +4.34% 45
North West +8 256 £64,750 +17.72% 37
East Midlands -3 119 £57,500 - 29
North East +21 39 £60,000 +26.31% 4
Midlands +2 16 £80,000 +28.00% 2
Architect
UK

Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 2755 (24.97%) Finance
2 2340 (21.21%) Oracle
3 2291 (20.76%) Agile Software Development
4 2037 (18.46%) Java
5 1925 (17.45%) Microsoft
6 1841 (16.69%) TOGAF
7 1551 (14.06%) .NET
8 1448 (13.12%) SOA
9 1401 (12.70%) Windows
10 1342 (12.16%) SQL Server
11 1266 (11.47%) SQL
12 1257 (11.39%) Degree
13 1228 (11.13%) Enterprise Architecture
14 1199 (10.87%) Cisco
15 1162 (10.53%) VMware
16 1138 (10.31%) Retail
17 1058 (9.59%) Linux
18 1019 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
19 982 (8.90%) Banking
20 949 (8.60%) C#
21 943 (8.55%) Web Services
22 888 (8.05%) IBM
23 856 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
24 855 (7.75%) Middleware
25 835 (7.57%) Stakeholder Management
26 833 (7.55%) E-Commerce
27 830 (7.52%) Data Centre
28 812 (7.36%) MS Excel
29 809 (7.33%) HTML
30 806 (7.31%) Technical Architecture

Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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
1 577 (5.23%) SharePoint
2 520 (4.71%) WebSphere
3 332 (3.01%) Apache
4 271 (2.46%) IIS
5 234 (2.12%) WebLogic
6 232 (2.10%) Tomcat
7 228 (2.07%) MS Exchange
8 185 (1.68%) CMS
9 180 (1.63%) JBoss
10 160 (1.45%) BizTalk Server
11 133 (1.21%) Oracle Coherence
12 129 (1.17%) SAS
13 127 (1.15%) Lync
14 126 (1.14%) Node.js
15 115 (1.04%) Oracle HTTP Server
16 103 (0.93%) SharePoint 2013
17 94 (0.85%) Apache Pig
18 87 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2010
19 86 (0.78%) Oracle Service Bus
20 84 (0.76%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 812 (7.36%) MS Excel
2 164 (1.49%) MS Office
3 155 (1.40%) MS Visio
4 63 (0.57%) PowerPivot
5 51 (0.46%) SPSS
6 40 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
7 35 (0.32%) MS PowerPoint
8 32 (0.29%) InfoPath
9 27 (0.24%) MS Project
10 20 (0.18%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 11 (0.100%) Photoshop
12 7 (0.063%) Mingle
13 5 (0.045%) FastStats
13 5 (0.045%) Adobe Illustrator
14 4 (0.036%) AutoCAD
15 3 (0.027%) Spreadsheet
16 2 (0.018%) InDesign
17 1 (0.009%) Mathematica
17 1 (0.009%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 172 (1.56%) Oracle EBS
2 131 (1.19%) Oracle BPM
3 114 (1.03%) Dynamics CRM
4 80 (0.73%) RMDS
4 80 (0.73%) SAP SCM
5 75 (0.68%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 61 (0.55%) Oracle EBS R12
7 59 (0.53%) SAP FI
8 58 (0.53%) SAP FI/CO
8 58 (0.53%) SAP CO
9 50 (0.45%) SAP ERP
10 46 (0.42%) Oracle ERP
11 39 (0.35%) Oracle Financials
11 39 (0.35%) Dynamics AX
12 35 (0.32%) SAP HR
13 34 (0.31%) Magento
14 32 (0.29%) Oracle Retail
14 32 (0.29%) SAP SD
15 30 (0.27%) Oracle Cash Management
16 23 (0.21%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 501 (4.54%) Amazon AWS
2 466 (4.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 377 (3.42%) SaaS
4 273 (2.47%) Office 365
5 214 (1.94%) Cloud Computing
6 213 (1.93%) IaaS
7 181 (1.64%) PaaS
8 67 (0.61%) Force.com
9 65 (0.59%) Amazon EC2
10 38 (0.34%) SuccessFactors
11 30 (0.27%) Amazon EMR
12 26 (0.24%) Amazon S3
12 26 (0.24%) IBM PureFlex
13 18 (0.16%) Mimecast
14 16 (0.15%) AWS CloudFormation
15 14 (0.13%) GitHub
15 14 (0.13%) Google Apps
16 13 (0.12%) Google Cloud Platform
17 12 (0.11%) Terremark
18 8 (0.073%) IBM Blueworks
Communications & Networking
1 680 (6.16%) WAN
2 626 (5.67%) Firewall
3 599 (5.43%) LAN
4 589 (5.34%) SAN
5 276 (2.50%) Internet
5 276 (2.50%) NAS
6 246 (2.23%) HTTP
7 226 (2.05%) Wireless
8 201 (1.82%) Network Security
9 188 (1.70%) DNS
10 172 (1.56%) Fibre Channel
11 169 (1.53%) MPLS
12 164 (1.49%) VPN
13 154 (1.40%) Cisco Nexus
14 151 (1.37%) TCP/IP
15 149 (1.35%) Multicast
16 146 (1.32%) FCoE
17 127 (1.15%) VoIP
18 98 (0.89%) Cisco ASA
19 90 (0.82%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1342 (12.16%) SQL Server
2 794 (7.20%) Data Warehouse
3 639 (5.79%) Big Data
4 437 (3.96%) Relational Database
5 436 (3.95%) Hadoop
6 392 (3.55%) NoSQL
7 386 (3.50%) Oracle Database
8 313 (2.84%) DB2
9 277 (2.51%) MySQL
10 268 (2.43%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 257 (2.33%) RDBMS
12 236 (2.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 228 (2.07%) MongoDB
14 210 (1.90%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 168 (1.52%) Oracle Database 11g
16 157 (1.42%) HBase
17 155 (1.40%) Oracle ODI
18 138 (1.25%) Oracle Exadata
19 134 (1.21%) Apache Cassandra
20 114 (1.03%) Oracle BI EE
Development Applications
1 187 (1.69%) Git (software)
2 154 (1.40%) Subversion
3 141 (1.28%) Visual Studio
4 138 (1.25%) Jenkins
5 120 (1.09%) Maven
6 107 (0.97%) ERwin
7 99 (0.90%) Team Foundation Server
8 98 (0.89%) Talend Open Studio
9 88 (0.80%) JIRA
10 69 (0.63%) Axure RP
11 56 (0.51%) Hudson
12 55 (0.50%) JUnit
13 53 (0.48%) Ant
14 50 (0.45%) Eclipse
15 45 (0.41%) TeamCity
16 39 (0.35%) NUnit
17 38 (0.34%) Selenium
18 37 (0.34%) Toad
19 33 (0.30%) SoapUI
20 23 (0.21%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 2755 (24.97%) Finance
2 1138 (10.31%) Retail
3 982 (8.90%) Banking
4 599 (5.43%) Telecoms
5 501 (4.54%) Marketing
6 336 (3.05%) Manufacturing
7 216 (1.96%) Legal
8 178 (1.61%) Investment Banking
9 141 (1.28%) Games
9 141 (1.28%) Law
10 133 (1.21%) Publishing
11 121 (1.10%) Back Office
12 113 (1.02%) Billing
13 93 (0.84%) Automotive
14 91 (0.82%) Electronics
15 84 (0.76%) Financial Institution
16 74 (0.67%) Pharmaceutical
17 69 (0.63%) Local Government
18 66 (0.60%) Advertising
19 60 (0.54%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1551 (14.06%) .NET
2 943 (8.55%) Web Services
3 855 (7.75%) Middleware
4 809 (7.33%) HTML
5 757 (6.86%) XML
6 509 (4.61%) J2EE
7 473 (4.29%) ASP.NET
8 461 (4.18%) CSS
9 369 (3.34%) Spring
10 350 (3.17%) SOAP
11 338 (3.06%) Oracle Fusion
12 327 (2.96%) REST
13 310 (2.81%) HTML5
14 243 (2.20%) ASP.NET MVC
15 242 (2.19%) RESTful
16 226 (2.05%) .NET Framework
17 225 (2.04%) jQuery
18 209 (1.89%) WCF
19 203 (1.84%) XSLT
20 187 (1.69%) Java EE
Miscellaneous
1 830 (7.52%) Data Centre
2 756 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
3 452 (4.10%) Computer Science
4 448 (4.06%) Enterprise Software
5 424 (3.84%) Management Information System
6 302 (2.74%) Data Integration
7 297 (2.69%) User Experience
8 213 (1.93%) Clustering
9 183 (1.66%) Mainframe
10 181 (1.64%) N-Tier
11 177 (1.60%) Mobile App
12 136 (1.23%) Data Structures
13 122 (1.11%) Replication
14 115 (1.04%) Client/Server
15 110 (1.00%) Visualisation
16 106 (0.96%) Enterprise Storage
17 99 (0.90%) PKI
18 94 (0.85%) Social Media
19 89 (0.81%) Public Cloud
20 86 (0.78%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 1401 (12.70%) Windows
2 1058 (9.59%) Linux
3 432 (3.92%) UNIX
4 311 (2.82%) Solaris
5 176 (1.60%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 159 (1.44%) Windows Server 2008
7 133 (1.21%) AIX
8 125 (1.13%) Windows 7
9 113 (1.02%) Windows Server 2012
10 101 (0.92%) Android
11 88 (0.80%) Windows Server 2003
12 87 (0.79%) Apple iOS
13 63 (0.57%) HPUX
14 40 (0.36%) CentOS
15 38 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
16 37 (0.34%) Windows XP
17 33 (0.30%) SUSE
18 30 (0.27%) zOS
19 24 (0.22%) Ubuntu
19 24 (0.22%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2291 (20.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1841 (16.69%) TOGAF
3 1448 (13.12%) SOA
4 1228 (11.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1019 (9.24%) Business Intelligence
6 835 (7.57%) Stakeholder Management
7 833 (7.55%) E-Commerce
8 806 (7.31%) Technical Architecture
9 781 (7.08%) ITIL
10 752 (6.82%) Project Management
11 727 (6.59%) Data Modelling
12 721 (6.53%) Scrum
13 680 (6.16%) CRM
14 665 (6.03%) Zachman Framework
15 656 (5.95%) Migration
16 654 (5.93%) ETL
17 642 (5.82%) Mentoring
18 612 (5.55%) UML
19 594 (5.38%) Analytics
20 583 (5.28%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2037 (18.46%) Java
2 1266 (11.47%) SQL
3 949 (8.60%) C#
4 754 (6.83%) JavaScript
5 277 (2.51%) C
6 235 (2.13%) PHP
7 209 (1.89%) C++
8 188 (1.70%) Python
9 117 (1.06%) Ruby
10 115 (1.04%) T-SQL
11 104 (0.94%) Scala
12 101 (0.92%) R
13 91 (0.82%) PowerShell
14 85 (0.77%) PL/SQL
14 85 (0.77%) Perl
15 62 (0.56%) Apex Code
16 55 (0.50%) Bash Shell
16 55 (0.50%) Shell Script
17 42 (0.38%) VB.NET
18 39 (0.35%) VB
Qualifications
1 1257 (11.39%) Degree
2 650 (5.89%) Security Cleared
3 463 (4.20%) SC Cleared
4 425 (3.85%) Cisco Certification
5 256 (2.32%) CCNP
6 254 (2.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 239 (2.17%) CISSP
8 158 (1.43%) MCSE
9 138 (1.25%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 134 (1.21%) CCNA
11 129 (1.17%) CCIE
12 122 (1.11%) DV Cleared
13 107 (0.97%) CCDP
14 106 (0.96%) CISM
15 94 (0.85%) ITIL Certification
16 68 (0.62%) CCA
16 68 (0.62%) Citrix Certification
17 54 (0.49%) MCITP
18 51 (0.46%) MCP
19 50 (0.45%) CCEE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 402 (3.64%) QA
2 130 (1.18%) COBIT
3 128 (1.16%) PCI DSS
4 127 (1.15%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 120 (1.09%) SLA
6 112 (1.02%) Data Quality
7 53 (0.48%) ISO 9001
8 43 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 37 (0.34%) Solvency II
10 15 (0.14%) HL7
11 13 (0.12%) ISO 8583
12 11 (0.100%) JSP 440
13 10 (0.091%) EMIR
14 7 (0.063%) Dodd-Frank
15 5 (0.045%) MiFID
15 5 (0.045%) Basel II
16 3 (0.027%) ISO 14001
16 3 (0.027%) HIPAA
17 2 (0.018%) WAI
17 2 (0.018%) ISO 9000
System Software
1 856 (7.76%) VMware Infrastructure
2 553 (5.01%) Active Directory
3 360 (3.26%) Hyper-V
4 177 (1.60%) XenApp
5 153 (1.39%) NFS
6 146 (1.32%) SRDF
7 128 (1.16%) XenDesktop
8 119 (1.08%) vSphere
9 116 (1.05%) Oracle RAC
10 107 (0.97%) VMware ESX
11 104 (0.94%) Microsoft App-V
12 84 (0.76%) KVM
13 69 (0.63%) vCloud
14 60 (0.54%) Xen
15 59 (0.53%) XenServer
16 57 (0.52%) Terminal Services
17 40 (0.36%) Docker
18 37 (0.34%) Apache Flume
19 35 (0.32%) VMware ESXi
20 18 (0.16%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 169 (1.53%) Opscode Chef
2 167 (1.51%) Puppet
3 116 (1.05%) SCCM
4 67 (0.61%) Tivoli
5 58 (0.53%) SCOM
6 42 (0.38%) Nagios
7 41 (0.37%) Ansible
8 32 (0.29%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 29 (0.26%) Legato
10 23 (0.21%) Hyperic
11 20 (0.18%) OpenView
12 19 (0.17%) FortiGate
12 19 (0.17%) Salt
13 17 (0.15%) ZABBIX
13 17 (0.15%) CiscoWorks
14 16 (0.15%) NetBackup
15 15 (0.14%) Veritas Storage Foundation
15 15 (0.14%) TeamSite
15 15 (0.14%) Tivoli Monitoring
16 14 (0.13%) Oracle RMAN
Vendors
1 2340 (21.21%) Oracle
2 1925 (17.45%) Microsoft
3 1199 (10.87%) Cisco
4 1162 (10.53%) VMware
5 888 (8.05%) IBM
6 700 (6.34%) SAP
7 517 (4.69%) Citrix
8 484 (4.39%) HP
9 459 (4.16%) NetApp
10 403 (3.65%) EMC
11 290 (2.63%) Juniper
12 274 (2.48%) Salesforce.com
13 259 (2.35%) F5
14 246 (2.23%) CheckPoint
15 238 (2.16%) Red Hat
16 226 (2.05%) TIBCO
17 213 (1.93%) Informatica
18 196 (1.78%) hybris
19 164 (1.49%) Intel
20 152 (1.38%) Cognos
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