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 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Architect
Rank 792 756 810
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +54
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 96 97 79
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.088% 0.097% 0.072%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.094% 0.10% 0.075%
Number of salaries quoted 66 64 60
Average salary £62,500 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.84% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £30,133 £50,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £86,250 £93,750 £90,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £58,500 £65,000
% change year-on-year
-5.98% -10.00%
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
102569 93780 105055
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.38% 94.22% 95.25%
Number of salaries quoted 83761 78507 90409
Average salary £45,000 £43,500 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.44% +2.35%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £70,000 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £39,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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
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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 -2 32 £72,000 -7.09% 4
East Midlands -5 17 £55,000 -21.42% 2
South West -9 11 £31,000 -52.30% 2
East of England -14 11 £100,000 +122.22% 1
Yorkshire -38 8 £47,500 -25.49% 1
West Midlands -9 5 £29,265 -44.25%
South East -42 5 £71,250 +25.55%
North West -22 3 £32,000 -50.76% 1
IT Architect
UK

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 49 (24.87%) Finance
2 41 (20.81%) Degree
3 39 (19.80%) TOGAF
3 39 (19.80%) Firewall
4 34 (17.26%) Information Security
5 31 (15.74%) Retail
5 31 (15.74%) Microsoft
6 30 (15.23%) ITIL
7 29 (14.72%) Linux
7 29 (14.72%) VMware
8 27 (13.71%) Change Management
8 27 (13.71%) Project Management
9 26 (13.20%) Cisco
9 26 (13.20%) Visualisation
10 25 (12.69%) VMware Infrastructure
11 22 (11.17%) Wireless
12 21 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
12 21 (10.66%) Windows
12 21 (10.66%) Oracle
12 21 (10.66%) Zachman Framework
13 20 (10.15%) CheckPoint
14 19 (9.64%) Red Hat
14 19 (9.64%) Legal
14 19 (9.64%) PaaS
15 18 (9.14%) Management Information System
15 18 (9.14%) CISSP
15 18 (9.14%) ERP
15 18 (9.14%) LAN
15 18 (9.14%) WAN
16 17 (8.63%) CCNA

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 12 (6.09%) Lync
2 4 (2.03%) IIS
3 3 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.02%) MS Exchange
4 2 (1.02%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (0.51%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (0.51%) IBM Notes
5 1 (0.51%) Apache
5 1 (0.51%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.51%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 13 (6.60%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.52%) MS Visio
2 3 (1.52%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (1.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 3 (1.52%) Oracle Retail
2 2 (1.02%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.51%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.51%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.51%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 19 (9.64%) PaaS
2 15 (7.61%) IaaS
3 8 (4.06%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (1.52%) SaaS
5 2 (1.02%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.51%) Amazon AWS
6 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 39 (19.80%) Firewall
2 22 (11.17%) Wireless
3 18 (9.14%) WAN
3 18 (9.14%) LAN
4 10 (5.08%) Internet
5 9 (4.57%) SAN
6 5 (2.54%) DNS
6 5 (2.54%) TCP/IP
6 5 (2.54%) Network Security
7 3 (1.52%) Reverse Proxy
8 2 (1.02%) NAS
8 2 (1.02%) VPN
8 2 (1.02%) DHCP
8 2 (1.02%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.51%) HTTP
9 1 (0.51%) VoIP
9 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
9 1 (0.51%) SSH
9 1 (0.51%) VLAN
9 1 (0.51%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.06%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.02%) Data Warehouse
3 1 (0.51%) Data Mining
3 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.51%) Hadoop
3 1 (0.51%) Apache Hive
3 1 (0.51%) Big Data
3 1 (0.51%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (0.51%) JUnit
1 1 (0.51%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.51%) jMock
General
1 49 (24.87%) Finance
2 31 (15.74%) Retail
3 19 (9.64%) Legal
4 17 (8.63%) Banking
5 12 (6.09%) Telecoms
6 9 (4.57%) Investment Banking
7 6 (3.05%) International Banking
8 5 (2.54%) Marketing
9 4 (2.03%) Pharmaceutical
10 3 (1.52%) Back Office
10 3 (1.52%) Law
11 2 (1.02%) Advertising
11 2 (1.02%) Local Government
11 2 (1.02%) Retail Banking
12 1 (0.51%) German Language
12 1 (0.51%) Manufacturing
12 1 (0.51%) Electronics
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (2.03%) .NET
2 3 (1.52%) Web Services
3 2 (1.02%) J2EE
4 1 (0.51%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.51%) Spring
4 1 (0.51%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 26 (13.20%) Visualisation
2 18 (9.14%) Management Information System
3 17 (8.63%) Data Integration
4 12 (6.09%) Computer Science
5 7 (3.55%) Internet of Things
6 4 (2.03%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (1.52%) Mainframe
7 3 (1.52%) Reference Data
7 3 (1.52%) Clustering
8 2 (1.02%) Client/Server
8 2 (1.02%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.02%) FlexPod
9 1 (0.51%) EPoS
9 1 (0.51%) NHS
9 1 (0.51%) DTV
9 1 (0.51%) e-Health
9 1 (0.51%) Economics
9 1 (0.51%) Open Source
9 1 (0.51%) CMDB
9 1 (0.51%) RMADS
Operating Systems
1 29 (14.72%) Linux
2 21 (10.66%) Windows
3 8 (4.06%) UNIX
4 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (2.03%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (1.52%) Solaris
6 2 (1.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.51%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.51%) Debian
7 1 (0.51%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (19.80%) TOGAF
2 34 (17.26%) Information Security
3 30 (15.23%) ITIL
4 27 (13.71%) Project Management
4 27 (13.71%) Change Management
5 21 (10.66%) Zachman Framework
6 18 (9.14%) ERP
7 16 (8.12%) Risk Management
8 14 (7.11%) Security Architecture
9 13 (6.60%) Technical Architecture
10 12 (6.09%) E-Commerce
11 11 (5.58%) IT Governance
11 11 (5.58%) Data Architecture
12 10 (5.08%) Enterprise Architecture
12 10 (5.08%) Supplier Management
13 9 (4.57%) Business Intelligence
14 8 (4.06%) Data Modelling
14 8 (4.06%) SOA
14 8 (4.06%) PRINCE2
14 8 (4.06%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (6.09%) Java
2 10 (5.08%) SQL
3 7 (3.55%) Python
4 2 (1.02%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.51%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.51%) VBScript
5 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 41 (20.81%) Degree
2 21 (10.66%) Cisco Certification
3 18 (9.14%) CISSP
4 17 (8.63%) CCNA
5 16 (8.12%) CISM
6 7 (3.55%) Security Cleared
7 5 (2.54%) SC Cleared
7 5 (2.54%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.54%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (2.54%) MCSE
8 3 (1.52%) MCSA
8 3 (1.52%) CCNP
8 3 (1.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (1.52%) MCTS
9 2 (1.02%) MBCS
9 2 (1.02%) CITP
9 2 (1.02%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.02%) CEH
10 1 (0.51%) MBA
10 1 (0.51%) CCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (6.60%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.02%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.02%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.02%) QA
3 1 (0.51%) Basel III
3 1 (0.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 25 (12.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 17 (8.63%) Hyper-V
3 11 (5.58%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.52%) Forefront TMG
4 3 (1.52%) UAG
5 1 (0.51%) vCloud
5 1 (0.51%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.51%) VMware Server
5 1 (0.51%) SRDF
5 1 (0.51%) vSphere
5 1 (0.51%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (1.52%) SCCM
1 3 (1.52%) Puppet
2 2 (1.02%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.51%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.51%) Nagios
Vendors
1 31 (15.74%) Microsoft
2 29 (14.72%) VMware
3 26 (13.20%) Cisco
4 21 (10.66%) Oracle
5 20 (10.15%) CheckPoint
6 19 (9.64%) Red Hat
7 16 (8.12%) HP
8 14 (7.11%) SAP
9 12 (6.09%) ProCurve
10 8 (4.06%) Citrix
11 5 (2.54%) NetApp
12 3 (1.52%) Siebel
12 3 (1.52%) Dell
12 3 (1.52%) SolarWinds
12 3 (1.52%) Blue Coat
12 3 (1.52%) Intel
12 3 (1.52%) ATG
12 3 (1.52%) Salesforce.com
13 2 (1.02%) Sage
13 2 (1.02%) F5
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