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

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Architect
Rank 774 791 760
Rank change year-on-year
+17 -31
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 103 95 93
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.089% 0.094%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.094% 0.100%
Number of salaries quoted 79 68 61
Average salary £67,500 £57,500 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+17.39% -11.53%
90% offered a salary of more than £48,150 £30,480 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £90,000 £83,750 £96,000
UK excluding London average salary £61,000 £55,000 £58,500
% change year-on-year
+10.90% -5.98%
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
95990 100567 93038
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.21% 94.46% 94.23%
Number of salaries quoted 80962 82147 77980
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%

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 4 September 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 4 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
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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 +7 37 £75,000 +3.44% 4
North West +3 13 £69,000 +115.62%
Yorkshire +14 11 £52,500 +10.52% 1
East of England -1 10 £70,000 -30.00%
South West -15 10 £62,000 +100.00%
West Midlands 0 9 £57,500 +96.48%
South East +11 8 £57,500 -17.85% 1
East Midlands -15 5 £67,500 +22.72%
IT Architect
UK

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 56 (28.28%) Finance
2 47 (23.74%) Information Security
2 47 (23.74%) Microsoft
3 43 (21.72%) CISSP
4 41 (20.71%) Security Architecture
5 39 (19.70%) Windows
5 39 (19.70%) Degree
6 36 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 32 (16.16%) TOGAF
8 31 (15.66%) VMware
9 30 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
10 29 (14.65%) ITIL
11 28 (14.14%) Cisco
12 27 (13.64%) Data Centre
13 23 (11.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
14 21 (10.61%) Project Management
14 21 (10.61%) SQL
15 20 (10.10%) Oracle
15 20 (10.10%) Linux
15 20 (10.10%) Waterfall
16 19 (9.60%) LAN
16 19 (9.60%) Retail
16 19 (9.60%) Zachman Framework
17 18 (9.09%) Risk Management
17 18 (9.09%) MS Excel
17 18 (9.09%) Firewall
18 17 (8.59%) CISM
18 17 (8.59%) UML
18 17 (8.59%) WAN
19 16 (8.08%) Service Delivery

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 10 (5.05%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.04%) IIS
2 8 (4.04%) WebSphere
3 6 (3.03%) SharePoint
3 6 (3.03%) Apache Spark
4 2 (1.01%) Tomcat
4 2 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle HTTP Server
5 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.51%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.51%) AquaLogic
5 1 (0.51%) SugarCRM
Applications
1 18 (9.09%) MS Excel
2 13 (6.57%) MS Office
3 4 (2.02%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
5 2 (1.01%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) Primavera
1 2 (1.01%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.51%) AquaLogic BPM
2 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 9 (4.55%) SaaS
2 5 (2.53%) Amazon AWS
3 3 (1.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (1.01%) PaaS
4 2 (1.01%) Office 365
4 2 (1.01%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 19 (9.60%) LAN
2 18 (9.09%) Firewall
3 17 (8.59%) WAN
4 11 (5.56%) SAN
5 9 (4.55%) TCP/IP
6 7 (3.54%) WLAN
6 7 (3.54%) Network Security
7 4 (2.02%) VPN
7 4 (2.02%) Wireless
8 3 (1.52%) MPLS
8 3 (1.52%) DMZ
8 3 (1.52%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.01%) HSRP
9 2 (1.01%) NAS
9 2 (1.01%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.01%) OSPF
9 2 (1.01%) BGP
9 2 (1.01%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.01%) VLAN
9 2 (1.01%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (5.05%) SQL Server
2 7 (3.54%) Hadoop
3 6 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (1.52%) MySQL
4 3 (1.52%) Big Data
5 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 2 (1.01%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.51%) Oracle OLAP
6 1 (0.51%) OLTP
6 1 (0.51%) DB2
6 1 (0.51%) OLAP
6 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (0.51%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.51%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.51%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (1.01%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (0.51%) Balsamiq Mockups
General
1 56 (28.28%) Finance
2 19 (9.60%) Retail
3 15 (7.58%) Banking
4 7 (3.54%) Manufacturing
5 6 (3.03%) Back Office
6 5 (2.53%) Financial Institution
7 4 (2.02%) Legal
8 3 (1.52%) Front Office
8 3 (1.52%) Billing
9 2 (1.01%) Publishing
9 2 (1.01%) Telecoms
10 1 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.51%) Automotive
10 1 (0.51%) Law
10 1 (0.51%) Games
10 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (5.05%) .NET
2 7 (3.54%) J2EE
3 5 (2.53%) Middleware
4 2 (1.01%) XML
4 2 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
4 2 (1.01%) .NET Framework
5 1 (0.51%) WebSphere Message Broker
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
5 1 (0.51%) REST
5 1 (0.51%) HTML
5 1 (0.51%) SAP Basis
5 1 (0.51%) CSS
5 1 (0.51%) SOAP
5 1 (0.51%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (13.64%) Data Centre
2 16 (8.08%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (8.08%) Management Information System
3 14 (7.07%) N-Tier
4 11 (5.56%) Enterprise Software
5 6 (3.03%) PKI
5 6 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 4 (2.02%) Mobile App
7 3 (1.52%) User Experience
8 2 (1.01%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.01%) Fat Client
8 2 (1.01%) PMI
8 2 (1.01%) Thin Client
8 2 (1.01%) GIS
8 2 (1.01%) Private Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.51%) BYOD
9 1 (0.51%) Fixed Income
9 1 (0.51%) Clustering
9 1 (0.51%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 39 (19.70%) Windows
2 20 (10.10%) Linux
3 8 (4.04%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.54%) UNIX
5 6 (3.03%) Windows 7
6 4 (2.02%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (1.01%) AIX
8 1 (0.51%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 47 (23.74%) Information Security
2 41 (20.71%) Security Architecture
3 36 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 32 (16.16%) TOGAF
5 30 (15.15%) Agile Software Development
6 29 (14.65%) ITIL
7 21 (10.61%) Project Management
8 20 (10.10%) Waterfall
9 19 (9.60%) Zachman Framework
10 18 (9.09%) Risk Management
11 17 (8.59%) UML
12 16 (8.08%) Service Delivery
13 14 (7.07%) Change Management
13 14 (7.07%) PRINCE2
13 14 (7.07%) SABSA
14 13 (6.57%) SIEM
14 13 (6.57%) Vulnerability Assessment
15 12 (6.06%) Data Protection
15 12 (6.06%) Cyber Security
16 11 (5.56%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (10.61%) SQL
2 12 (6.06%) Java
3 6 (3.03%) Scala
4 3 (1.52%) C
5 2 (1.01%) C#
5 2 (1.01%) T-SQL
5 2 (1.01%) VBA
6 1 (0.51%) VB6
6 1 (0.51%) VB
6 1 (0.51%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.51%) ABAP
6 1 (0.51%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 43 (21.72%) CISSP
2 39 (19.70%) Degree
3 17 (8.59%) CISM
4 10 (5.05%) SC Cleared
4 10 (5.05%) Security Cleared
5 8 (4.04%) Cisco Certification
6 7 (3.54%) CCNP
6 7 (3.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 6 (3.03%) SSCP
7 6 (3.03%) CEH
8 5 (2.53%) Microsoft Certification
9 3 (1.52%) CHFI
10 2 (1.01%) PMI Certification
10 2 (1.01%) MCSA
10 2 (1.01%) CCDP
10 2 (1.01%) MCP
10 2 (1.01%) HND
10 2 (1.01%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 2 (1.01%) MCITP
11 1 (0.51%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (11.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 16 (8.08%) QA
3 15 (7.58%) COBIT
4 11 (5.56%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 14 (7.07%) Active Directory
2 12 (6.06%) Hyper-V
3 8 (4.04%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (1.01%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (1.01%) XenApp
5 1 (0.51%) SRDF
5 1 (0.51%) vSphere
5 1 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (1.01%) Control-M
1 2 (1.01%) SCCM
Vendors
1 47 (23.74%) Microsoft
2 31 (15.66%) VMware
3 28 (14.14%) Cisco
4 20 (10.10%) Oracle
5 13 (6.57%) IBM
6 8 (4.04%) Citrix
7 6 (3.03%) Red Hat
8 5 (2.53%) Splunk
8 5 (2.53%) ArcSight
8 5 (2.53%) Rapid7
8 5 (2.53%) LogRhythm
8 5 (2.53%) Tripwire
9 3 (1.52%) HP
9 3 (1.52%) EMC
9 3 (1.52%) NetApp
9 3 (1.52%) SAP
10 2 (1.01%) Symantec
10 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
10 2 (1.01%) Veeam
10 2 (1.01%) 3PAR
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