The table below looks at the statistics for the IT 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 IT Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Architect
Rank 763 795 769
Rank change year-on-year
+32 -26
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 115 102 87
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.093% 0.085%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.099% 0.091%
Number of salaries quoted 86 65 51
Average salary £68,750 £62,500 £60,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+10.00% +3.30%
90% offered a salary of more than £45,000 £31,000 £46,000
10% offered a salary of more than £87,000 £81,500 £99,500
UK excluding London average salary £68,750 £55,000 £53,000
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +3.77%
IT 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
96460 103322 95939
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.34% 94.48% 94.28%
Number of salaries quoted 80662 85110 80222
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 £26,500 £26,375
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%

IT Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IT Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

IT Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

IT Architect
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IT Architect across the England region.

IT Architect Salary Trend in England

IT Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IT Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

IT Architect Salary Histogram in England

IT 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 IT Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 31 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 +29 38 £72,500 +3.57% 5
North West +11 18 £69,000 +115.62%
East of England +7 15 £70,000 - 1
South East +8 11 £52,500 -34.37%
West Midlands -8 9 £45,000 +53.76%
South West -15 9 £73,500 +22.50%
Yorkshire +8 7 £52,500 +10.52% 1
East Midlands -8 7 £67,500 +22.72%
Midlands - 2 £65,000 -
IT Architect
UK

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title.

1 52 (27.51%) Finance
2 47 (24.87%) Microsoft
3 43 (22.75%) Security Architecture
4 42 (22.22%) Windows
5 41 (21.69%) CISSP
5 41 (21.69%) Information Security
6 38 (20.11%) Enterprise Architecture
7 34 (17.99%) VMware
8 33 (17.46%) TOGAF
9 29 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
9 29 (15.34%) Cisco
10 28 (14.81%) Degree
11 27 (14.29%) Data Centre
12 26 (13.76%) ITIL
13 22 (11.64%) Linux
13 22 (11.64%) LAN
14 21 (11.11%) WAN
15 20 (10.58%) MS Excel
15 20 (10.58%) SQL
15 20 (10.58%) Firewall
15 20 (10.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
16 19 (10.05%) Retail
16 19 (10.05%) Risk Management
16 19 (10.05%) Service Delivery
17 17 (8.99%) Project Management
17 17 (8.99%) Oracle
17 17 (8.99%) Waterfall
18 16 (8.47%) PRINCE2
18 16 (8.47%) UML
18 16 (8.47%) Active Directory

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited IT 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 IT Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 11 (5.82%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.23%) IIS
3 7 (3.70%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.70%) SharePoint
4 5 (2.65%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.06%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.53%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.53%) Apache
6 1 (0.53%) Lync
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle HTTP Server
Applications
1 20 (10.58%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.35%) MS Office
3 4 (2.12%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.06%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.06%) Primavera
1 2 (1.06%) Teamcenter
1 2 (1.06%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.53%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.70%) SaaS
2 4 (2.12%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.59%) Office 365
4 2 (1.06%) IaaS
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.06%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (11.64%) LAN
2 21 (11.11%) WAN
3 20 (10.58%) Firewall
4 14 (7.41%) SAN
5 10 (5.29%) WLAN
6 7 (3.70%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.65%) Network Security
8 4 (2.12%) VPN
8 4 (2.12%) Wireless
9 3 (1.59%) MPLS
9 3 (1.59%) DMZ
9 3 (1.59%) Cisco Nexus
10 2 (1.06%) HSRP
10 2 (1.06%) NetScaler
10 2 (1.06%) NAS
10 2 (1.06%) DNS
10 2 (1.06%) OSPF
10 2 (1.06%) BGP
10 2 (1.06%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (1.06%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (6.35%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.65%) Hadoop
3 4 (2.12%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.59%) MySQL
5 2 (1.06%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.06%) SAP BW
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.06%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.53%) Big Data
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (0.53%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.53%) OLTP
6 1 (0.53%) DB2
6 1 (0.53%) OLAP
Development Applications
1 2 (1.06%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.53%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.53%) Balsamiq Mockups
2 1 (0.53%) NuGet
2 1 (0.53%) Visual Studio
General
1 52 (27.51%) Finance
2 19 (10.05%) Retail
3 14 (7.41%) Banking
4 9 (4.76%) Manufacturing
5 4 (2.12%) Legal
5 4 (2.12%) Financial Institution
5 4 (2.12%) Back Office
6 3 (1.59%) Telecoms
6 3 (1.59%) Front Office
7 2 (1.06%) Publishing
7 2 (1.06%) Billing
8 1 (0.53%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Games
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.53%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.82%) .NET
2 6 (3.17%) J2EE
3 5 (2.65%) Middleware
4 3 (1.59%) .NET Framework
5 2 (1.06%) HTML
5 2 (1.06%) CSS
5 2 (1.06%) Web Services
5 2 (1.06%) XML
5 2 (1.06%) WebSphere MQ
6 1 (0.53%) WinForms
6 1 (0.53%) SAP Basis
6 1 (0.53%) NHibernate
6 1 (0.53%) DOM
6 1 (0.53%) SOAP
6 1 (0.53%) DHTML
6 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET
6 1 (0.53%) WCF
6 1 (0.53%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (0.53%) HTML5
6 1 (0.53%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 27 (14.29%) Data Centre
2 14 (7.41%) N-Tier
3 13 (6.88%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.35%) Management Information System
5 9 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
6 6 (3.17%) Computer Science
7 5 (2.65%) Mobile App
8 3 (1.59%) GIS
8 3 (1.59%) User Experience
9 2 (1.06%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.06%) Private Cloud
9 2 (1.06%) PKI
9 2 (1.06%) PMI
9 2 (1.06%) Client/Server
9 2 (1.06%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.53%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 1 (0.53%) Spread Betting
10 1 (0.53%) Clustering
10 1 (0.53%) Public Cloud
10 1 (0.53%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 42 (22.22%) Windows
2 22 (11.64%) Linux
3 9 (4.76%) UNIX
4 8 (4.23%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (2.12%) Windows 7
7 3 (1.59%) AIX
8 1 (0.53%) HPUX
8 1 (0.53%) Solaris
8 1 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (22.75%) Security Architecture
2 41 (21.69%) Information Security
3 38 (20.11%) Enterprise Architecture
4 33 (17.46%) TOGAF
5 29 (15.34%) Agile Software Development
6 26 (13.76%) ITIL
7 19 (10.05%) Risk Management
7 19 (10.05%) Service Delivery
8 17 (8.99%) Project Management
8 17 (8.99%) Waterfall
9 16 (8.47%) PRINCE2
9 16 (8.47%) UML
10 15 (7.94%) Zachman Framework
11 14 (7.41%) Change Management
12 12 (6.35%) SABSA
13 10 (5.29%) Risk Analysis
13 10 (5.29%) Vulnerability Assessment
14 9 (4.76%) Data Protection
14 9 (4.76%) Disaster Recovery
14 9 (4.76%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.58%) SQL
2 11 (5.82%) Java
3 5 (2.65%) Scala
4 3 (1.59%) C
4 3 (1.59%) C#
5 2 (1.06%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.06%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.06%) VBA
6 1 (0.53%) VB6
6 1 (0.53%) VB
6 1 (0.53%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.53%) ABAP
6 1 (0.53%) C++
Qualifications
1 41 (21.69%) CISSP
2 28 (14.81%) Degree
3 14 (7.41%) CISM
4 13 (6.88%) SC Cleared
4 13 (6.88%) Security Cleared
5 9 (4.76%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 9 (4.76%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.70%) Microsoft Certification
6 7 (3.70%) CCNP
7 4 (2.12%) SSCP
7 4 (2.12%) CEH
7 4 (2.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.12%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.59%) CHFI
8 3 (1.59%) MCSE
8 3 (1.59%) MCSA
9 2 (1.06%) MCP
9 2 (1.06%) HND
9 2 (1.06%) CCNA
9 2 (1.06%) CCDP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (10.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 15 (7.94%) QA
3 12 (6.35%) COBIT
4 8 (4.23%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 16 (8.47%) Active Directory
2 13 (6.88%) Hyper-V
3 10 (5.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.06%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.06%) XenApp
5 1 (0.53%) SRDF
5 1 (0.53%) vSphere
5 1 (0.53%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.53%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.53%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.06%) Control-M
1 2 (1.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (24.87%) Microsoft
2 34 (17.99%) VMware
3 29 (15.34%) Cisco
4 17 (8.99%) Oracle
5 11 (5.82%) IBM
6 7 (3.70%) Citrix
7 5 (2.65%) Red Hat
7 5 (2.65%) SAP
7 5 (2.65%) Splunk
7 5 (2.65%) ArcSight
8 4 (2.12%) Altiris
9 3 (1.59%) Tripwire
9 3 (1.59%) HP
9 3 (1.59%) EMC
9 3 (1.59%) Rapid7
9 3 (1.59%) LogRhythm
9 3 (1.59%) NetApp
10 2 (1.06%) Veeam
10 2 (1.06%) 3PAR
10 2 (1.06%) CheckPoint
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