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 23 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
23 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
IT Architect
Rank 763 771 806
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +35
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 110 81 85
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.081% 0.077%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.11% 0.086% 0.081%
Number of salaries quoted 80 57 69
Average salary £55,000 £65,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-15.38% -7.14%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,000 £52,500 £50,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £97,500 £86,000
UK excluding London average salary £55,000 £61,250 £60,000
% change year-on-year
-10.20% +2.08%
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
100671 93884 105537
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.40% 94.28% 95.26%
Number of salaries quoted 82315 78929 90739
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 £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 23 September 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 23 September 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 +6 29 £72,500 -9.37% 2
East Midlands +6 22 £55,000 -21.42% 1
South West -21 14 £31,000 -52.30% 3
South East -20 13 £70,000 +19.65%
East of England -11 10 £52,500 +16.66% 1
Yorkshire -34 10 £47,500 -25.49%
West Midlands -10 7 £29,265 -44.25% 1
North West -25 3 £32,000 -50.76%
IT Architect
UK

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 51 (24.88%) Finance
2 44 (21.46%) Analytical Skills
3 43 (20.98%) Firewall
4 42 (20.49%) TOGAF
5 41 (20.00%) Degree
6 36 (17.56%) Information Security
7 35 (17.07%) VMware
8 33 (16.10%) Microsoft
9 32 (15.61%) ITIL
9 32 (15.61%) Retail
10 30 (14.63%) Linux
10 30 (14.63%) Project Management
11 29 (14.15%) Windows
11 29 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
12 27 (13.17%) Visualisation
13 26 (12.68%) Cisco
14 25 (12.20%) Wireless
14 25 (12.20%) Risk Management
15 24 (11.71%) Legal
15 24 (11.71%) Change Management
16 22 (10.73%) CISSP
16 22 (10.73%) Oracle
17 21 (10.24%) Cisco Certification
18 20 (9.76%) ERP
18 20 (9.76%) Red Hat
18 20 (9.76%) CheckPoint
19 19 (9.27%) Management Information System
19 19 (9.27%) Enterprise Architecture
20 18 (8.78%) CISM
20 18 (8.78%) WAN

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 September 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 14 (6.83%) Lync
2 5 (2.44%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.95%) IIS
4 3 (1.46%) WebSphere
5 2 (0.98%) MS Exchange
5 2 (0.98%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.49%) Oracle Coherence
6 1 (0.49%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.49%) Apache
6 1 (0.49%) Tomcat
6 1 (0.49%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (5.85%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.44%) MS Office
3 4 (1.95%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.44%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.98%) Oracle Retail
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle ASCP
3 1 (0.49%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle SCM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.49%) SAP CRM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP MDM
3 1 (0.49%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 17 (8.29%) PaaS
2 13 (6.34%) IaaS
3 7 (3.41%) Cloud Computing
4 2 (0.98%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (0.98%) SaaS
5 1 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.49%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 43 (20.98%) Firewall
2 25 (12.20%) Wireless
3 18 (8.78%) WAN
4 17 (8.29%) LAN
5 9 (4.39%) Internet
6 8 (3.90%) SAN
7 5 (2.44%) DNS
7 5 (2.44%) TCP/IP
7 5 (2.44%) Network Security
8 3 (1.46%) Reverse Proxy
9 2 (0.98%) VPN
9 2 (0.98%) DHCP
9 2 (0.98%) Ethernet
10 1 (0.49%) HTTP
10 1 (0.49%) VoIP
10 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.49%) SSH
10 1 (0.49%) VLAN
10 1 (0.49%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.93%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (0.49%) Data Mining
2 1 (0.49%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.49%) Hadoop
2 1 (0.49%) Apache Hive
2 1 (0.49%) Big Data
2 1 (0.49%) IBM InfoSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (0.49%) JUnit
1 1 (0.49%) PowerDesigner
1 1 (0.49%) jMock
General
1 51 (24.88%) Finance
2 32 (15.61%) Retail
3 24 (11.71%) Legal
4 17 (8.29%) Telecoms
5 9 (4.39%) Banking
6 7 (3.41%) Marketing
7 6 (2.93%) Pharmaceutical
7 6 (2.93%) Back Office
8 5 (2.44%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.46%) Advertising
9 3 (1.46%) Law
10 2 (0.98%) Retail Banking
11 1 (0.49%) International Banking
11 1 (0.49%) German Language
11 1 (0.49%) Manufacturing
11 1 (0.49%) Electronics
11 1 (0.49%) Automotive
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (1.95%) Web Services
2 3 (1.46%) .NET
3 2 (0.98%) J2EE
4 1 (0.49%) WSDL
4 1 (0.49%) WebSphere MQ
4 1 (0.49%) Spring
4 1 (0.49%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 44 (21.46%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (13.17%) Visualisation
3 19 (9.27%) Management Information System
4 16 (7.80%) Data Integration
5 14 (6.83%) Computer Science
6 7 (3.41%) Internet of Things
7 5 (2.44%) User Experience
8 4 (1.95%) Enterprise Storage
8 4 (1.95%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.46%) Mainframe
9 3 (1.46%) Reference Data
9 3 (1.46%) Clustering
10 2 (0.98%) Client/Server
10 2 (0.98%) FlexPod
11 1 (0.49%) EPoS
11 1 (0.49%) NHS
11 1 (0.49%) DTV
11 1 (0.49%) e-Health
11 1 (0.49%) Economics
11 1 (0.49%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 30 (14.63%) Linux
2 29 (14.15%) Windows
3 12 (5.85%) UNIX
4 7 (3.41%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (3.41%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (1.46%) Solaris
6 2 (0.98%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (0.49%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.49%) Debian
7 1 (0.49%) Ubuntu
7 1 (0.49%) AIX
7 1 (0.49%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (20.49%) TOGAF
2 36 (17.56%) Information Security
3 32 (15.61%) ITIL
4 30 (14.63%) Project Management
5 25 (12.20%) Risk Management
6 24 (11.71%) Change Management
7 20 (9.76%) ERP
8 19 (9.27%) Enterprise Architecture
9 18 (8.78%) Security Architecture
10 17 (8.29%) Zachman Framework
10 17 (8.29%) Technical Architecture
11 14 (6.83%) Stakeholder Management
12 13 (6.34%) Migration
13 12 (5.85%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (5.85%) E-Commerce
13 12 (5.85%) IT Governance
14 11 (5.37%) PRINCE2
15 10 (4.88%) Supplier Management
16 9 (4.39%) Data Architecture
17 7 (3.41%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 15 (7.32%) SQL
2 12 (5.85%) Java
3 7 (3.41%) Python
4 2 (0.98%) Shell Script
5 1 (0.49%) PowerShell
5 1 (0.49%) C
5 1 (0.49%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 41 (20.00%) Degree
2 22 (10.73%) CISSP
3 21 (10.24%) Cisco Certification
4 18 (8.78%) CISM
5 17 (8.29%) CCNA
6 7 (3.41%) Security Cleared
7 6 (2.93%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.44%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (1.95%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.95%) MCSE
10 3 (1.46%) CCNP
11 2 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 2 (0.98%) CEH
11 2 (0.98%) MCTS
11 2 (0.98%) MBCS
11 2 (0.98%) MCSA
11 2 (0.98%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.98%) CITP
12 1 (0.49%) CCIE
12 1 (0.49%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (7.80%) PCI DSS
2 3 (1.46%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (1.46%) QA
3 2 (0.98%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.49%) Basel III
4 1 (0.49%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (14.15%) VMware Infrastructure
2 16 (7.80%) Hyper-V
3 12 (5.85%) Active Directory
4 3 (1.46%) VMware ESX
5 2 (0.98%) Forefront TMG
5 2 (0.98%) UAG
6 1 (0.49%) vCloud
6 1 (0.49%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (1.46%) SCCM
1 3 (1.46%) Puppet
2 2 (0.98%) Cobbler
3 1 (0.49%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (0.49%) Nagios
Vendors
1 35 (17.07%) VMware
2 33 (16.10%) Microsoft
3 26 (12.68%) Cisco
4 22 (10.73%) Oracle
5 20 (9.76%) Red Hat
5 20 (9.76%) CheckPoint
6 16 (7.80%) SAP
7 15 (7.32%) HP
8 12 (5.85%) ProCurve
9 8 (3.90%) Citrix
10 6 (2.93%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.95%) NetApp
11 4 (1.95%) Siebel
12 3 (1.46%) Sage
12 3 (1.46%) Blue Coat
13 2 (0.98%) ATG
13 2 (0.98%) SolarWinds
13 2 (0.98%) F5
13 2 (0.98%) Altiris
13 2 (0.98%) IBM
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