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

Location
3 months to
5 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Architect
Rank 789 758 791
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +33
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 57 90 59
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.058% 0.092% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.061% 0.097% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 35 67 47
Average salary £70,000 £65,000 £60,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+7.69% +8.33%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,500 £48,000 £45,600
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £67,500 £60,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -
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
92746 92860 91869
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.83% 94.46% 94.86%
Number of salaries quoted 77029 75604 78139
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £65,000 £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 5 March 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 5 March 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 +2 24 £70,000 -20.00% 1
East of England - 11 £67,500 - 1
South East -21 10 £74,000 +23.33% 1
North West -1 7 £61,215 +39.12% 1
West Midlands -26 3 £75,000 +50.00%
South West -28 2 £43,000 -16.50% 3
East Midlands +29 1 - - 1
Yorkshire -8 1 £55,000 -8.33% 1
IT Architect
UK

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 46 (30.07%) Finance
2 42 (27.45%) TOGAF
3 33 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
4 32 (20.92%) Enterprise Architecture
5 29 (18.95%) Oracle
6 27 (17.65%) Windows
7 25 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
7 25 (16.34%) VMware
8 22 (14.38%) SAP
9 21 (13.73%) SQL
9 21 (13.73%) SOA
10 19 (12.42%) Risk Management
11 18 (11.76%) Microsoft
12 16 (10.46%) Security Architecture
13 15 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
13 15 (9.80%) Project Management
14 14 (9.15%) ERP
14 14 (9.15%) ITIL
14 14 (9.15%) UNIX
15 12 (7.84%) CISSP
15 12 (7.84%) Financial Institution
16 11 (7.19%) CRM
16 11 (7.19%) QA
16 11 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
16 11 (7.19%) Zachman Framework
17 10 (6.54%) Banking
17 10 (6.54%) Client/Server
17 10 (6.54%) Mainframe
17 10 (6.54%) Firewall
17 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 March 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 8 (5.23%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.61%) WebSphere
2 4 (2.61%) WebLogic
3 3 (1.96%) IIS
3 3 (1.96%) Lync
4 2 (1.31%) WebSphere Process Server
4 2 (1.31%) AquaLogic
4 2 (1.31%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 2 (1.31%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (1.31%) WebLogic Portal
4 2 (1.31%) WebLogic Integration
4 2 (1.31%) JBoss
4 2 (1.31%) WebSphere Application Server
4 2 (1.31%) Apache
4 2 (1.31%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.65%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.65%) OpenStack
Applications
1 6 (3.92%) MS Office
2 5 (3.27%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.61%) SAP ERP
2 3 (1.96%) Dynamics CRM
3 2 (1.31%) Oracle BPM
3 2 (1.31%) AquaLogic BPM
4 1 (0.65%) SAP CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.61%) SaaS
2 2 (1.31%) PaaS
3 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.65%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (6.54%) Firewall
2 5 (3.27%) WAN
2 5 (3.27%) SAN
2 5 (3.27%) Wireless
3 4 (2.61%) LAN
4 3 (1.96%) WLAN
5 2 (1.31%) Unified Communications
5 2 (1.31%) DNS
5 2 (1.31%) SSL
5 2 (1.31%) LDAP
6 1 (0.65%) Broadband
6 1 (0.65%) TCP/IP
6 1 (0.65%) VPN
6 1 (0.65%) Internet
6 1 (0.65%) Network Security
6 1 (0.65%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.27%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.61%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.31%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.31%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.31%) DB2
3 2 (1.31%) MySQL
4 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.31%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.65%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.65%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.65%) NuGet
General
1 46 (30.07%) Finance
2 12 (7.84%) Financial Institution
3 10 (6.54%) Banking
4 9 (5.88%) International Banking
4 9 (5.88%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.23%) Manufacturing
6 7 (4.58%) Legal
6 7 (4.58%) Telecoms
6 7 (4.58%) Retail
7 6 (3.92%) Advertising
8 5 (3.27%) Back Office
9 4 (2.61%) Marketing
9 4 (2.61%) Automotive
10 2 (1.31%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.65%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.96%) .NET
1 3 (1.96%) Web Services
2 2 (1.31%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.31%) Spring
2 2 (1.31%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.31%) RichFaces
2 2 (1.31%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (1.31%) Apache Axis
2 2 (1.31%) Spring MVC
2 2 (1.31%) WSDL
3 1 (0.65%) DHTML
3 1 (0.65%) HTML
3 1 (0.65%) DOM
3 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.65%) CSS
3 1 (0.65%) WCF
3 1 (0.65%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.65%) HTML5
3 1 (0.65%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (0.65%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 33 (21.57%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (6.54%) Client/Server
2 10 (6.54%) Mainframe
3 7 (4.58%) Enterprise Software
4 6 (3.92%) Computer Science
4 6 (3.92%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.27%) Open Source
6 2 (1.31%) Clustering
6 2 (1.31%) PKI
6 2 (1.31%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.65%) GIS
7 1 (0.65%) Online Games
7 1 (0.65%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.65%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.65%) Derivative
7 1 (0.65%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.65%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (17.65%) Windows
2 14 (9.15%) UNIX
3 10 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 9 (5.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (3.92%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (3.92%) Linux
6 3 (1.96%) AIX
6 3 (1.96%) HPUX
6 3 (1.96%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (27.45%) TOGAF
2 32 (20.92%) Enterprise Architecture
3 25 (16.34%) Stakeholder Management
4 21 (13.73%) SOA
5 19 (12.42%) Risk Management
6 16 (10.46%) Security Architecture
7 15 (9.80%) Project Management
8 14 (9.15%) ERP
8 14 (9.15%) ITIL
9 11 (7.19%) CRM
9 11 (7.19%) Agile Software Development
9 11 (7.19%) Zachman Framework
10 9 (5.88%) Quality Management
10 9 (5.88%) Technical Architecture
11 8 (5.23%) Data Architecture
11 8 (5.23%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.23%) Migration
12 7 (4.58%) PRINCE2
12 7 (4.58%) Service Management
12 7 (4.58%) Information Security
Programming Languages
1 21 (13.73%) SQL
2 4 (2.61%) Java
2 4 (2.61%) C
3 2 (1.31%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.31%) PL/SQL
3 2 (1.31%) C#
4 1 (0.65%) C++
4 1 (0.65%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 12 (7.84%) CISSP
2 9 (5.88%) Degree
3 8 (5.23%) SC Cleared
3 8 (5.23%) Security Cleared
4 5 (3.27%) DV Cleared
5 4 (2.61%) CISM
6 3 (1.96%) ITIL Certification
7 2 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.31%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (1.31%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 2 (1.31%) MCSE
8 1 (0.65%) CCNA
8 1 (0.65%) MCSA
8 1 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.65%) CISA
8 1 (0.65%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (7.19%) QA
2 6 (3.92%) PCI DSS
3 1 (0.65%) SLA
3 1 (0.65%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 15 (9.80%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.92%) VMware ESX
3 5 (3.27%) Active Directory
4 4 (2.61%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 29 (18.95%) Oracle
2 25 (16.34%) VMware
3 22 (14.38%) SAP
4 18 (11.76%) Microsoft
5 8 (5.23%) Salesforce.com
5 8 (5.23%) Citrix
6 7 (4.58%) Cognos
7 3 (1.96%) Cisco
7 3 (1.96%) HP
8 2 (1.31%) ServiceNow
8 2 (1.31%) Altiris
8 2 (1.31%) Red Hat
8 2 (1.31%) IBM
8 2 (1.31%) Sun
9 1 (0.65%) Siebel
9 1 (0.65%) NetApp
9 1 (0.65%) Ariba
9 1 (0.65%) Sage
9 1 (0.65%) EMC
9 1 (0.65%) Rackspace
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