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 24 April 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
IT Architect
Rank 811 799 807
Rank change year-on-year
-12 +8
Permanent jobs requiring an IT Architect 72 97 64
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.070% 0.087% 0.061%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.074% 0.092% 0.064%
Number of salaries quoted 45 61 45
Average salary £67,500 £70,000 £70,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-3.57% -
90% offered a salary of more than £57,250 £50,000 £45,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £100,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £62,500 £62,500 £50,000
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
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
97732 105813 99744
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.70% 94.58% 94.78%
Number of salaries quoted 80689 86627 83952
Average salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,000 £27,000 £26,988
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 24 April 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 24 April 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 +7 25 £75,000 -14.28% 10
South East +12 17 £66,250 -6.02% 1
East of England +24 10 £67,500 -
North West +23 10 £61,215 +22.43%
West Midlands -22 9 £62,500 +25.00% 1
South West -14 8 £56,250 +4.23% 1
Yorkshire -8 2 £55,000 -
IT Architect
UK

IT Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 42 (31.11%) Finance
2 27 (20.00%) TOGAF
3 21 (15.56%) Security Architecture
3 21 (15.56%) VMware
3 21 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (14.07%) Enterprise Architecture
5 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
6 17 (12.59%) Oracle
6 17 (12.59%) CISSP
7 16 (11.85%) Windows
7 16 (11.85%) SOA
8 15 (11.11%) Information Security
8 15 (11.11%) QA
9 14 (10.37%) ITIL
9 14 (10.37%) Risk Management
9 14 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
10 13 (9.63%) Financial Institution
10 13 (9.63%) Cisco
11 12 (8.89%) LAN
11 12 (8.89%) SAP
11 12 (8.89%) SC Cleared
11 12 (8.89%) Security Cleared
11 12 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
12 11 (8.15%) PRINCE2
12 11 (8.15%) SAN
13 10 (7.41%) Service Management
13 10 (7.41%) WAN
13 10 (7.41%) Retail
14 9 (6.67%) Banking
14 9 (6.67%) Degree

IT Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 8 (5.93%) SharePoint
2 4 (2.96%) WebLogic
3 2 (1.48%) IIS
3 2 (1.48%) JBoss
3 2 (1.48%) Apache
3 2 (1.48%) Tomcat
3 2 (1.48%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (1.48%) WebLogic Portal
3 2 (1.48%) WebLogic Integration
3 2 (1.48%) WebSphere Process Server
3 2 (1.48%) AquaLogic
3 2 (1.48%) WebSphere
3 2 (1.48%) AquaLogic Service Bus
4 1 (0.74%) Lync
4 1 (0.74%) OpenStack
4 1 (0.74%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (2.96%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (2.96%) SAP ERP
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (1.48%) AquaLogic BPM
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.96%) SaaS
2 3 (2.22%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.22%) Office 365
3 2 (1.48%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (8.89%) LAN
2 11 (8.15%) SAN
3 10 (7.41%) WAN
4 9 (6.67%) WLAN
5 8 (5.93%) Firewall
6 7 (5.19%) Wireless
7 2 (1.48%) VLAN
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco IOS
7 2 (1.48%) MPLS
7 2 (1.48%) OSPF
7 2 (1.48%) BGP
7 2 (1.48%) LDAP
7 2 (1.48%) TCP/IP
7 2 (1.48%) VPN
7 2 (1.48%) Wi-Fi
7 2 (1.48%) SSL
7 2 (1.48%) Unified Communications
7 2 (1.48%) NetScaler
7 2 (1.48%) Cisco Nexus
7 2 (1.48%) HSRP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (4.44%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.96%) SAP BW
3 2 (1.48%) DB2
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Reports
3 2 (1.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (1.48%) Oracle Database
3 2 (1.48%) Relational Database
3 2 (1.48%) MySQL
4 1 (0.74%) Big Data
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.74%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (1.48%) VSS/SourceSafe
1 2 (1.48%) LoadRunner
2 1 (0.74%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.74%) NuGet
2 1 (0.74%) Visual Studio
General
1 42 (31.11%) Finance
2 13 (9.63%) Financial Institution
3 10 (7.41%) Retail
4 9 (6.67%) Banking
5 8 (5.93%) Manufacturing
6 7 (5.19%) Investment Banking
6 7 (5.19%) International Banking
7 6 (4.44%) Advertising
8 5 (3.70%) Legal
9 3 (2.22%) Telecoms
9 3 (2.22%) Marketing
10 2 (1.48%) Automotive
11 1 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.74%) Games
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (2.22%) .NET
2 2 (1.48%) Hibernate
2 2 (1.48%) Spring Web Flow
2 2 (1.48%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 2 (1.48%) Oracle Fusion
2 2 (1.48%) RichFaces
2 2 (1.48%) .NET Framework
2 2 (1.48%) Apache Axis
2 2 (1.48%) Spring MVC
2 2 (1.48%) Spring
3 1 (0.74%) NHibernate
3 1 (0.74%) WCF
3 1 (0.74%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (0.74%) HTML5
3 1 (0.74%) Entity Framework
3 1 (0.74%) Backbone.js
3 1 (0.74%) KnockoutJS
3 1 (0.74%) WinForms
3 1 (0.74%) DHTML
3 1 (0.74%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (15.56%) Analytical Skills
2 8 (5.93%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.19%) Client/Server
3 7 (5.19%) Mainframe
3 7 (5.19%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.70%) Enterprise Software
4 5 (3.70%) Open Source
5 4 (2.96%) Mobile App
6 3 (2.22%) GIS
7 2 (1.48%) PKI
8 1 (0.74%) Derivative
8 1 (0.74%) Spread Betting
8 1 (0.74%) Online Games
8 1 (0.74%) Online Gambling
8 1 (0.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 1 (0.74%) Fixed Income
8 1 (0.74%) Clustering
8 1 (0.74%) Cryptography
Operating Systems
1 16 (11.85%) Windows
2 9 (6.67%) Linux
3 7 (5.19%) UNIX
4 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (2.96%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (1.48%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (1.48%) AIX
5 2 (1.48%) HPUX
5 2 (1.48%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (20.00%) TOGAF
2 21 (15.56%) Security Architecture
3 19 (14.07%) Enterprise Architecture
4 16 (11.85%) SOA
5 15 (11.11%) Information Security
6 14 (10.37%) Risk Management
6 14 (10.37%) Stakeholder Management
6 14 (10.37%) ITIL
7 12 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
8 11 (8.15%) PRINCE2
9 10 (7.41%) Service Management
10 9 (6.67%) Service Delivery
11 8 (5.93%) Zachman Framework
11 8 (5.93%) Data Architecture
12 7 (5.19%) Project Management
13 6 (4.44%) ITSM
13 6 (4.44%) Software Architecture
14 5 (3.70%) IT Governance
14 5 (3.70%) E-Commerce
14 5 (3.70%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 8 (5.93%) SQL
2 4 (2.96%) C
2 4 (2.96%) Java
3 2 (1.48%) C#
3 2 (1.48%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.48%) PL/SQL
4 1 (0.74%) C++
4 1 (0.74%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 17 (12.59%) CISSP
2 12 (8.89%) SC Cleared
2 12 (8.89%) Security Cleared
3 9 (6.67%) Degree
4 8 (5.93%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 6 (4.44%) CISM
6 5 (3.70%) DV Cleared
7 4 (2.96%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (2.96%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (2.22%) MCSA
8 3 (2.22%) CCNP
8 3 (2.22%) CHFI
9 2 (1.48%) CCDP
9 2 (1.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.48%) MCP
9 2 (1.48%) MCSE
10 1 (0.74%) CCNA
10 1 (0.74%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (11.11%) QA
2 6 (4.44%) PCI DSS
3 2 (1.48%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.74%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.74%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (3.70%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (2.96%) Active Directory
3 2 (1.48%) VMware ESX
3 2 (1.48%) Hyper-V
3 2 (1.48%) XenApp
Vendors
1 21 (15.56%) VMware
2 18 (13.33%) Microsoft
3 17 (12.59%) Oracle
4 13 (9.63%) Cisco
5 12 (8.89%) SAP
6 7 (5.19%) Citrix
7 6 (4.44%) Cognos
8 3 (2.22%) HP
8 3 (2.22%) Altiris
9 2 (1.48%) Veeam
9 2 (1.48%) 3PAR
9 2 (1.48%) Ariba
9 2 (1.48%) IBM
9 2 (1.48%) Symantec
9 2 (1.48%) ServiceNow
10 1 (0.74%) EMC
10 1 (0.74%) Sun
10 1 (0.74%) NetApp
10 1 (0.74%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.74%) Salesforce.com
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Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £70000 per annum + 6k car + 30% bonus
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
Huxley Banking & Financial Services
Salary: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £60000 - £70000 per annum + benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £65000 - £70000 per annum + £6k Car Allowance + 35% Bonus
Posted: 4 days ago
London
CV Screen Ltd
Salary: £25k - 28k per year + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Harrow, Middlesex
Capita Resourcing - IT Resourcing
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + 30% bonus, £6K Car + Bens
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Momentum
Salary: From £37,000 to £40,700 per annum + benefits
Posted: 10 days ago
Worcestershire
Computer Futures
Salary: £45000 - £60000 per annum + competitive
Posted: 15 days ago
London
PA Consulting
Salary: Negotiable
Posted: 17 days ago