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 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Architect
Rank 772 781 792
Rank change year-on-year
+9 +11
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 108 76 82
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.076% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.080% 0.078%
Number of salaries quoted 78 56 68
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £65,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £52,500 £49,250
10% offered a salary of more than £77,500 £92,250 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £65,000 £57,500
% change year-on-year
-19.23% +13.04%
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
99490 94619 104632
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.45% 94.32% 95.30%
Number of salaries quoted 81521 79375 89786
Average salary £45,000 £44,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.27% +3.52%
90% offered a salary of more than £26,500 £26,500 £26,500
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,000
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%

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 1 October 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 1 October 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 0 25 £72,500 -4.91% 3
East Midlands +10 23 £55,000 -21.42% 1
South West +1 16 £41,750 -35.76% 1
South East -7 14 £70,000 +13.36%
East of England -6 10 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Yorkshire -32 9 £48,413 -24.05%
West Midlands -13 7 £29,265 -44.25%
North West -16 3 £32,000 -50.76% 2
IT Architect
UK

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 (24.38%) Finance
2 43 (21.39%) TOGAF
3 42 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
4 40 (19.90%) Firewall
5 38 (18.91%) Degree
6 35 (17.41%) VMware
7 33 (16.42%) Information Security
7 33 (16.42%) Windows
8 32 (15.92%) Microsoft
9 29 (14.43%) Linux
9 29 (14.43%) ITIL
9 29 (14.43%) Project Management
9 29 (14.43%) Retail
9 29 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
10 28 (13.93%) Risk Management
11 25 (12.44%) Visualisation
11 25 (12.44%) Wireless
12 24 (11.94%) Oracle
12 24 (11.94%) Cisco
12 24 (11.94%) Legal
13 23 (11.44%) Enterprise Architecture
14 22 (10.95%) CISSP
14 22 (10.95%) Change Management
15 20 (9.95%) ERP
16 19 (9.45%) Cisco Certification
16 19 (9.45%) Technical Architecture
17 18 (8.96%) CISM
17 18 (8.96%) Red Hat
17 18 (8.96%) CheckPoint
17 18 (8.96%) Security Architecture

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 15 (7.46%) Lync
2 5 (2.49%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.99%) WebSphere
4 3 (1.49%) IIS
4 3 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (1.00%) MS Exchange
6 1 (0.50%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (0.50%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.50%) Apache
6 1 (0.50%) Tomcat
Applications
1 9 (4.48%) MS Excel
2 6 (2.99%) MS Office
3 4 (1.99%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.49%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (0.50%) SAP MDM
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle SCM
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.50%) SAP CRM
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle ASCP
2 1 (0.50%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (0.50%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 15 (7.46%) PaaS
2 13 (6.47%) IaaS
3 7 (3.48%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (1.00%) SaaS
4 2 (1.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (0.50%) Office 365
5 1 (0.50%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (19.90%) Firewall
2 25 (12.44%) Wireless
3 16 (7.96%) WAN
4 15 (7.46%) LAN
5 8 (3.98%) Internet
6 7 (3.48%) SAN
7 5 (2.49%) Network Security
7 5 (2.49%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.49%) DNS
8 3 (1.49%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (1.00%) VPN
9 2 (1.00%) DHCP
9 2 (1.00%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.50%) SSH
10 1 (0.50%) VLAN
10 1 (0.50%) NAS
10 1 (0.50%) HTTP
10 1 (0.50%) VoIP
10 1 (0.50%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.49%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.50%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.50%) Big Data
2 1 (0.50%) IBM InfoSphere
2 1 (0.50%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.50%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 1 (0.50%) jMock
1 1 (0.50%) JUnit
1 1 (0.50%) PowerDesigner
General
1 49 (24.38%) Finance
2 29 (14.43%) Retail
3 24 (11.94%) Legal
4 16 (7.96%) Telecoms
5 8 (3.98%) Banking
6 7 (3.48%) Back Office
7 6 (2.99%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.99%) Marketing
8 5 (2.49%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.49%) Law
9 3 (1.49%) Advertising
10 2 (1.00%) Automotive
10 2 (1.00%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.50%) German Language
11 1 (0.50%) International Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.99%) Web Services
2 3 (1.49%) .NET
3 2 (1.00%) WSDL
3 2 (1.00%) J2EE
4 1 (0.50%) Spring
4 1 (0.50%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.50%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 42 (20.90%) Analytical Skills
2 25 (12.44%) Visualisation
3 17 (8.46%) Management Information System
4 16 (7.96%) Data Integration
5 14 (6.97%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.48%) Internet of Things
7 5 (2.49%) User Experience
7 5 (2.49%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.99%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (1.49%) Clustering
9 3 (1.49%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.49%) Mainframe
10 2 (1.00%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.00%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.50%) e-Health
11 1 (0.50%) Economics
11 1 (0.50%) CMDB
11 1 (0.50%) Open Source
11 1 (0.50%) Video Conferencing
11 1 (0.50%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 33 (16.42%) Windows
2 29 (14.43%) Linux
3 14 (6.97%) UNIX
4 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (3.98%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.49%) Solaris
5 3 (1.49%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (1.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.50%) Debian
7 1 (0.50%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.50%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.50%) AIX
7 1 (0.50%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (21.39%) TOGAF
2 33 (16.42%) Information Security
3 29 (14.43%) ITIL
3 29 (14.43%) Project Management
4 28 (13.93%) Risk Management
5 23 (11.44%) Enterprise Architecture
6 22 (10.95%) Change Management
7 20 (9.95%) ERP
8 19 (9.45%) Technical Architecture
9 18 (8.96%) Security Architecture
10 17 (8.46%) Zachman Framework
11 15 (7.46%) Stakeholder Management
12 14 (6.97%) Migration
13 11 (5.47%) IT Governance
13 11 (5.47%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (5.47%) E-Commerce
14 10 (4.98%) PRINCE2
14 10 (4.98%) Supplier Management
15 8 (3.98%) Quality Management
15 8 (3.98%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 17 (8.46%) SQL
2 12 (5.97%) Java
3 7 (3.48%) Python
4 2 (1.00%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.50%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.50%) C
5 1 (0.50%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (18.91%) Degree
2 22 (10.95%) CISSP
3 19 (9.45%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (8.96%) CISM
5 15 (7.46%) CCNA
6 5 (2.49%) Security Cleared
6 5 (2.49%) SC Cleared
7 4 (1.99%) ITIL Certification
8 3 (1.49%) MCSE
8 3 (1.49%) CCNP
8 3 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
9 2 (1.00%) CITP
9 2 (1.00%) CEH
9 2 (1.00%) MBCS
10 1 (0.50%) MBA
10 1 (0.50%) MCTS
10 1 (0.50%) CCSE
10 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
10 1 (0.50%) MCSD
10 1 (0.50%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.96%) PCI DSS
2 2 (1.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 2 (1.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (1.00%) QA
3 1 (0.50%) Basel III
3 1 (0.50%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (14.43%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (7.46%) Hyper-V
3 12 (5.97%) Active Directory
4 4 (1.99%) VMware ESX
5 1 (0.50%) UAG
5 1 (0.50%) Forefront TMG
5 1 (0.50%) vCloud
5 1 (0.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.49%) Puppet
1 3 (1.49%) SCCM
2 2 (1.00%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.50%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (17.41%) VMware
2 32 (15.92%) Microsoft
3 24 (11.94%) Oracle
3 24 (11.94%) Cisco
4 18 (8.96%) Red Hat
4 18 (8.96%) CheckPoint
5 16 (7.96%) SAP
6 14 (6.97%) HP
7 12 (5.97%) ProCurve
8 9 (4.48%) Citrix
9 6 (2.99%) Salesforce.com
10 4 (1.99%) NetApp
11 3 (1.49%) Blue Coat
11 3 (1.49%) Siebel
12 2 (1.00%) Sage
12 2 (1.00%) Juniper
12 2 (1.00%) Intel
12 2 (1.00%) IBM
12 2 (1.00%) Altiris
12 2 (1.00%) F5
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