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 22 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Architect
Rank 767 788 793
Rank change year-on-year
+21 +5
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 87 101 63
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.087% 0.092% 0.062%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.092% 0.097% 0.065%
Number of salaries quoted 54 61 47
Average salary £65,625 £70,000 £57,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.25% +21.73%
90% offered a salary of more than £51,000 £47,500 £45,900
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £82,750
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £63,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
-1.57% +27.00%
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
94314 103747 96405
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.66%
Number of salaries quoted 78324 85889 81068
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 £27,000 £27,000
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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +30 32 £75,000 +6.00% 8
South East +7 19 £62,500 -16.66% 1
East of England +15 14 £72,500 - 1
West Midlands 0 10 £51,250 -8.06% 1
North West +5 8 £61,858 +23.71% 3
South West -6 8 £57,500 -8.62% 1
Yorkshire +1 2 £55,000 +15.78%
Midlands - 2 £65,000 -
East Midlands +5 1 - -
IT Architect
UK

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 41 (29.29%) Finance
2 30 (21.43%) Security Architecture
3 29 (20.71%) VMware
4 28 (20.00%) Windows
5 26 (18.57%) TOGAF
6 24 (17.14%) Microsoft
7 23 (16.43%) CISSP
8 21 (15.00%) Cisco
9 20 (14.29%) Information Security
9 20 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
10 17 (12.14%) LAN
11 15 (10.71%) WAN
11 15 (10.71%) Linux
11 15 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (10.00%) Degree
12 14 (10.00%) ITIL
13 13 (9.29%) PRINCE2
13 13 (9.29%) Oracle
13 13 (9.29%) SAN
13 13 (9.29%) Service Delivery
13 13 (9.29%) Risk Management
13 13 (9.29%) QA
13 13 (9.29%) Security Cleared
13 13 (9.29%) Retail
13 13 (9.29%) SC Cleared
14 12 (8.57%) SQL
15 11 (7.86%) MS Excel
15 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
16 10 (7.14%) WLAN
16 10 (7.14%) SQL Server

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 7 (5.00%) MS Exchange
2 5 (3.57%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.14%) IIS
4 2 (1.43%) WebLogic
4 2 (1.43%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Process Server
5 1 (0.71%) AquaLogic
5 1 (0.71%) WebLogic Portal
5 1 (0.71%) WebLogic Integration
5 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (0.71%) JBoss
5 1 (0.71%) Tomcat
5 1 (0.71%) Apache
5 1 (0.71%) Lync
5 1 (0.71%) AquaLogic Service Bus
5 1 (0.71%) OpenStack
Applications
1 11 (7.86%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.43%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.71%) MS Project
3 1 (0.71%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (1.43%) SAP ERP
2 1 (0.71%) Teamcenter
2 1 (0.71%) Primavera
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (0.71%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.86%) SaaS
1 4 (2.86%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.14%) Office 365
3 1 (0.71%) PaaS
3 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 17 (12.14%) LAN
2 15 (10.71%) WAN
3 13 (9.29%) SAN
4 10 (7.14%) WLAN
5 8 (5.71%) Firewall
6 5 (3.57%) Wireless
7 4 (2.86%) TCP/IP
8 3 (2.14%) VPN
9 2 (1.43%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.43%) Cisco Nexus
9 2 (1.43%) HSRP
9 2 (1.43%) Unified Communications
9 2 (1.43%) DNS
9 2 (1.43%) Wi-Fi
9 2 (1.43%) BGP
9 2 (1.43%) MPLS
9 2 (1.43%) OSPF
9 2 (1.43%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.43%) Network Security
9 2 (1.43%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (1.43%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.43%) MySQL
2 2 (1.43%) SAP BW
2 2 (1.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 1 (0.71%) DB2
3 1 (0.71%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.71%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.71%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 2 (1.43%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (1.43%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.71%) Visual Studio
2 1 (0.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.71%) NuGet
General
1 41 (29.29%) Finance
2 13 (9.29%) Retail
3 10 (7.14%) Financial Institution
4 9 (6.43%) Manufacturing
5 8 (5.71%) Banking
6 4 (2.86%) International Banking
6 4 (2.86%) Investment Banking
7 3 (2.14%) Legal
8 2 (1.43%) Telecoms
8 2 (1.43%) Marketing
8 2 (1.43%) Games
8 2 (1.43%) Advertising
9 1 (0.71%) Billing
9 1 (0.71%) Law
9 1 (0.71%) Front Office
9 1 (0.71%) Back Office
9 1 (0.71%) Pharmaceutical
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (4.29%) .NET
2 3 (2.14%) .NET Framework
3 2 (1.43%) Web Services
3 2 (1.43%) J2EE
3 2 (1.43%) Middleware
4 1 (0.71%) Spring
4 1 (0.71%) WinForms
4 1 (0.71%) Hibernate
4 1 (0.71%) NHibernate
4 1 (0.71%) Spring Web Flow
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle Fusion
4 1 (0.71%) WCF
4 1 (0.71%) Apache Axis
4 1 (0.71%) Spring MVC
4 1 (0.71%) WebSphere Message Broker
4 1 (0.71%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.71%) DHTML
4 1 (0.71%) HTML
4 1 (0.71%) XML
4 1 (0.71%) DOM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (7.86%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (5.00%) Management Information System
2 7 (5.00%) Enterprise Software
3 5 (3.57%) Mobile App
3 5 (3.57%) Computer Science
4 4 (2.86%) Client/Server
4 4 (2.86%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.14%) GIS
5 3 (2.14%) Open Source
6 2 (1.43%) Clustering
7 1 (0.71%) Cryptography
7 1 (0.71%) Fixed Income
7 1 (0.71%) Derivative
7 1 (0.71%) PKI
7 1 (0.71%) Spread Betting
7 1 (0.71%) Fat Client
7 1 (0.71%) Online Games
7 1 (0.71%) Online Gambling
7 1 (0.71%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 1 (0.71%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 28 (20.00%) Windows
2 15 (10.71%) Linux
3 8 (5.71%) UNIX
4 5 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (2.86%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (1.43%) AIX
6 2 (1.43%) HPUX
6 2 (1.43%) Solaris
7 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (21.43%) Security Architecture
2 26 (18.57%) TOGAF
3 20 (14.29%) Information Security
3 20 (14.29%) Enterprise Architecture
4 15 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (10.00%) ITIL
6 13 (9.29%) PRINCE2
6 13 (9.29%) Service Delivery
6 13 (9.29%) Risk Management
7 9 (6.43%) SOA
7 9 (6.43%) Waterfall
8 8 (5.71%) Project Management
8 8 (5.71%) Zachman Framework
9 7 (5.00%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (5.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (5.00%) UML
9 7 (5.00%) SABSA
10 6 (4.29%) Service Management
10 6 (4.29%) Asset Management
11 5 (3.57%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.57%) SQL
2 6 (4.29%) Java
3 4 (2.86%) C
4 3 (2.14%) C#
5 2 (1.43%) PL/SQL
5 2 (1.43%) Shell Script
6 1 (0.71%) VB6
6 1 (0.71%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.71%) C++
6 1 (0.71%) T-SQL
6 1 (0.71%) VB
6 1 (0.71%) VB.NET
6 1 (0.71%) VBA
Qualifications
1 23 (16.43%) CISSP
2 14 (10.00%) Degree
3 13 (9.29%) Security Cleared
3 13 (9.29%) SC Cleared
4 9 (6.43%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 7 (5.00%) CISM
5 7 (5.00%) Cisco Certification
6 6 (4.29%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (3.57%) CCNP
7 5 (3.57%) DV Cleared
8 3 (2.14%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 3 (2.14%) CHFI
8 3 (2.14%) MCSE
8 3 (2.14%) MCSA
9 2 (1.43%) MCP
9 2 (1.43%) CCNA
9 2 (1.43%) CCDP
10 1 (0.71%) CEH
10 1 (0.71%) MCITP
10 1 (0.71%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (9.29%) QA
2 7 (5.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 5 (3.57%) PCI DSS
4 3 (2.14%) COBIT
5 1 (0.71%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 10 (7.14%) Active Directory
2 9 (6.43%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (5.71%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.43%) XenApp
5 1 (0.71%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.71%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (0.71%) SCCM
1 1 (0.71%) Control-M
Vendors
1 29 (20.71%) VMware
2 24 (17.14%) Microsoft
3 21 (15.00%) Cisco
4 13 (9.29%) Oracle
5 7 (5.00%) Citrix
6 6 (4.29%) SAP
6 6 (4.29%) HP
7 4 (2.86%) Altiris
8 3 (2.14%) Cognos
9 2 (1.43%) Veeam
9 2 (1.43%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.43%) IBM
9 2 (1.43%) Ariba
9 2 (1.43%) NetApp
9 2 (1.43%) CheckPoint
9 2 (1.43%) Symantec
10 1 (0.71%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.71%) Sun
10 1 (0.71%) EMC
10 1 (0.71%) Splunk
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