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 19 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Architect
Rank 782 776 800
Rank change year-on-year
-6 +24
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 84 88 69
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.080% 0.086% 0.063%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.084% 0.091% 0.066%
Number of salaries quoted 59 54 58
Average salary £55,500 £60,000 £59,889
Average salary % change year-on-year
-7.50% +0.18%
90% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £45,000 £42,500
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £92,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £53,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-0.94% -7.82%
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
99423 96838 103920
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.66% 94.71% 95.31%
Number of salaries quoted 83438 79404 90243
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 £38,500
% 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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 +11 34 £75,000 +13.20% 4
East of England -10 14 £52,500 -30.00% 1
South East +3 11 £56,250 -11.41% 1
East Midlands +35 9 £59,000 +21.02% 1
South West +3 9 £53,750 +5.91% 1
Yorkshire -22 6 £50,000 -5.66% 3
North West -9 4 £68,000 +54.54% 1
West Midlands -11 1 - - 1
IT Architect
UK

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 50 (26.18%) Finance
2 46 (24.08%) TOGAF
3 43 (22.51%) Analytical Skills
4 33 (17.28%) Enterprise Architecture
5 31 (16.23%) Windows
6 29 (15.18%) Oracle
6 29 (15.18%) Degree
7 28 (14.66%) Risk Management
8 25 (13.09%) Stakeholder Management
8 25 (13.09%) Microsoft
9 24 (12.57%) VMware
9 24 (12.57%) Legal
10 23 (12.04%) Firewall
11 22 (11.52%) SAP
11 22 (11.52%) Project Management
12 20 (10.47%) ITIL
12 20 (10.47%) SQL
12 20 (10.47%) Technical Architecture
13 19 (9.95%) Wireless
14 18 (9.42%) CISSP
14 18 (9.42%) ERP
14 18 (9.42%) Information Security
15 17 (8.90%) Migration
15 17 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
16 16 (8.38%) IT Governance
16 16 (8.38%) Security Architecture
16 16 (8.38%) SOA
17 15 (7.85%) UNIX
18 14 (7.33%) Zachman Framework
19 13 (6.81%) Banking

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, 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 (4.19%) SharePoint
2 6 (3.14%) Lync
3 4 (2.09%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.57%) WebLogic
4 3 (1.57%) IIS
5 2 (1.05%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.05%) WebLogic Portal
5 2 (1.05%) WebLogic Integration
5 2 (1.05%) WebSphere Process Server
5 2 (1.05%) AquaLogic
5 2 (1.05%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 2 (1.05%) WebSphere Application Server
6 1 (0.52%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.52%) JBoss
6 1 (0.52%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.52%) Apache
6 1 (0.52%) Tomcat
Applications
1 7 (3.66%) MS Office
2 3 (1.57%) MS Excel
3 2 (1.05%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (1.05%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.05%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.05%) AquaLogic BPM
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.52%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.52%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.09%) PaaS
2 3 (1.57%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (1.57%) SaaS
2 3 (1.57%) IaaS
3 2 (1.05%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.52%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (12.04%) Firewall
2 19 (9.95%) Wireless
3 5 (2.62%) LAN
3 5 (2.62%) WAN
4 4 (2.09%) Internet
5 3 (1.57%) SAN
6 2 (1.05%) TCP/IP
6 2 (1.05%) VPN
6 2 (1.05%) DNS
6 2 (1.05%) Network Security
6 2 (1.05%) NAS
7 1 (0.52%) Unified Communications
7 1 (0.52%) SSL
7 1 (0.52%) LDAP
7 1 (0.52%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (1.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.05%) SAP BW
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.52%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.52%) Big Data
3 1 (0.52%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.52%) DB2
3 1 (0.52%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.52%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) PowerDesigner
General
1 50 (26.18%) Finance
2 24 (12.57%) Legal
3 13 (6.81%) Telecoms
3 13 (6.81%) Banking
4 11 (5.76%) Retail
4 11 (5.76%) Investment Banking
5 10 (5.24%) Financial Institution
6 8 (4.19%) Marketing
7 7 (3.66%) Advertising
7 7 (3.66%) Back Office
7 7 (3.66%) International Banking
8 6 (3.14%) Manufacturing
9 5 (2.62%) Pharmaceutical
10 4 (2.09%) Automotive
11 1 (0.52%) Law
11 1 (0.52%) Games
11 1 (0.52%) German Language
11 1 (0.52%) Retail Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.05%) .NET
1 2 (1.05%) Web Services
1 2 (1.05%) WSDL
1 2 (1.05%) Oracle Fusion
2 1 (0.52%) RichFaces
2 1 (0.52%) Hibernate
2 1 (0.52%) Spring
2 1 (0.52%) Apache Axis
2 1 (0.52%) Spring MVC
2 1 (0.52%) Spring Web Flow
Miscellaneous
1 43 (22.51%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (6.81%) Computer Science
3 9 (4.71%) Visualisation
4 8 (4.19%) Client/Server
4 8 (4.19%) Mainframe
4 8 (4.19%) Management Information System
5 7 (3.66%) Enterprise Software
6 4 (2.09%) Data Integration
7 3 (1.57%) Internet of Things
7 3 (1.57%) User Experience
7 3 (1.57%) Open Source
7 3 (1.57%) Enterprise Storage
8 2 (1.05%) Clustering
9 1 (0.52%) e-Health
9 1 (0.52%) Economics
9 1 (0.52%) PKI
9 1 (0.52%) Spread Betting
9 1 (0.52%) CMDB
9 1 (0.52%) Online Games
9 1 (0.52%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 31 (16.23%) Windows
2 15 (7.85%) UNIX
3 10 (5.24%) Linux
4 9 (4.71%) Windows Server 2012
5 8 (4.19%) Windows Server 2008
6 6 (3.14%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (0.52%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.52%) AIX
7 1 (0.52%) HPUX
7 1 (0.52%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (24.08%) TOGAF
2 33 (17.28%) Enterprise Architecture
3 28 (14.66%) Risk Management
4 25 (13.09%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (11.52%) Project Management
6 20 (10.47%) ITIL
6 20 (10.47%) Technical Architecture
7 18 (9.42%) ERP
7 18 (9.42%) Information Security
8 17 (8.90%) Migration
9 16 (8.38%) SOA
9 16 (8.38%) Security Architecture
9 16 (8.38%) IT Governance
10 14 (7.33%) Zachman Framework
11 12 (6.28%) Data Architecture
12 11 (5.76%) CRM
12 11 (5.76%) Quality Management
12 11 (5.76%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (4.71%) Change Management
13 9 (4.71%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (10.47%) SQL
2 7 (3.66%) Java
3 5 (2.62%) C
4 3 (1.57%) Python
5 1 (0.52%) C#
Qualifications
1 29 (15.18%) Degree
2 18 (9.42%) CISSP
3 13 (6.81%) CISM
4 5 (2.62%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (2.09%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.09%) CCNA
5 4 (2.09%) SC Cleared
5 4 (2.09%) Security Cleared
6 2 (1.05%) MBCS
6 2 (1.05%) CITP
7 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.52%) CISA
7 1 (0.52%) MBA
7 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Certification
7 1 (0.52%) MCSE
7 1 (0.52%) CCNP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.81%) PCI DSS
2 8 (4.19%) QA
3 2 (1.05%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.52%) SLA
4 1 (0.52%) Basel III
4 1 (0.52%) Data Quality
System Software
1 17 (8.90%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (3.14%) Hyper-V
2 6 (3.14%) VMware ESX
3 4 (2.09%) Active Directory
4 1 (0.52%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (1.05%) SCCM
2 1 (0.52%) HP UCMDB
Vendors
1 29 (15.18%) Oracle
2 25 (13.09%) Microsoft
3 24 (12.57%) VMware
4 22 (11.52%) SAP
5 12 (6.28%) Citrix
6 9 (4.71%) Cisco
7 8 (4.19%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (3.14%) Cognos
9 4 (2.09%) NetApp
9 4 (2.09%) Red Hat
9 4 (2.09%) CheckPoint
10 3 (1.57%) ProCurve
10 3 (1.57%) HP
11 2 (1.05%) Juniper
11 2 (1.05%) IBM
11 2 (1.05%) F5
11 2 (1.05%) ServiceNow
12 1 (0.52%) AlgoSec
12 1 (0.52%) Cyber-Ark
12 1 (0.52%) Sage
London
Fuel Recruitment
Posted: 3 days ago
Huntingdon, Cambridgeshire
DMS Computer Recruitment
Salary: From £40,000 to £50,000 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus/progression
Posted: 3 days ago
Bradford
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + Bonus + Package
Posted: 4 days ago
Bracknell, Berkshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 4 days ago
Nottingham, Nottinghamshire
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 4 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Aximis (West) Limited
Salary: Up to £60K basic + 5K Car Allow + Benefi6s
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
BITE London
Salary: £34,000 per annum
Posted: 23 days ago
Leeds
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £60000 per annum + bonus/progression
Posted: 25 days ago