The table below looks at the statistics for the Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title over the 3 months to 29 May 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
29 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Architect
Rank 762 856 842
Rank change year-on-year
+94 -14
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 109 61 32
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.055% 0.031%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.058% 0.033%
Number of salaries quoted 70 50 23
Average salary £70,000 £67,500 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+3.70% -28.94%
UK excluding London average salary £85,000 £70,000 £95,000
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -26.31%
Principal 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
93153 104532 96855
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.64% 94.61% 94.63%
Number of salaries quoted 77472 86582 81511
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £38,500
% change year-on-year
- +3.89%

Principal Architect
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Principal Architect Jobs Demand Trend in England

Principal Architect
Salary Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the England region.

Principal Architect Salary Trend in England

Principal Architect
Salary Histogram in England

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Principal Architect across the England region over the 3 months to 29 May 2015.

Principal Architect Salary Histogram in England

Principal 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 Principal Architect within the England region over the 3 months to 29 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 +94 67 £55,000 -31.25% 1
South East +18 27 £85,000 +30.76%
South West -7 10 £52,500 -25.00%
East of England - 2 £81,250 -
Principal Architect
UK

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title.

1 83 (41.71%) Finance
2 73 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
3 70 (35.18%) Oracle
4 69 (34.67%) TOGAF
5 65 (32.66%) Java
6 62 (31.16%) SOA
7 61 (30.65%) Zachman Framework
8 57 (28.64%) Banking
9 51 (25.63%) Retail
10 49 (24.62%) Middleware
11 44 (22.11%) Open Source
12 42 (21.11%) Oracle Fusion
12 42 (21.11%) Data Integration
13 36 (18.09%) Degree
14 29 (14.57%) Microsoft
15 28 (14.07%) Computer Science
16 25 (12.56%) UML
17 24 (12.06%) Telecoms
18 21 (10.55%) Marketing
18 21 (10.55%) Data Architecture
19 20 (10.05%) .NET
20 19 (9.55%) Scrum
20 19 (9.55%) Capacity Planning
21 18 (9.05%) JavaScript
21 18 (9.05%) Data Modelling
22 17 (8.54%) Big Data
22 17 (8.54%) Performance Tuning
22 17 (8.54%) SDLC
23 16 (8.04%) Data Centre
23 16 (8.04%) Data Warehouse

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 May 2015, IT jobs across the England region that cited Principal 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 Principal Architect in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 14 (7.04%) OpenStack
2 7 (3.52%) WebLogic
3 5 (2.51%) Node.js
3 5 (2.51%) Apache Pig
3 5 (2.51%) Apache Spark
4 4 (2.01%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (2.01%) SharePoint
4 4 (2.01%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (1.51%) IIS
5 3 (1.51%) Apache
6 2 (1.01%) WebSphere
6 2 (1.01%) CMS
6 2 (1.01%) Lync
7 1 (0.50%) Mule ESB
7 1 (0.50%) Mule
Applications
1 14 (7.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.01%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (1.01%) BigMachines
2 1 (0.50%) Markit EDM
2 1 (0.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 13 (6.53%) Microsoft Azure
2 11 (5.53%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (5.53%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.51%) IaaS
4 4 (2.01%) Office 365
5 3 (1.51%) PaaS
6 2 (1.01%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.01%) SaaS
6 2 (1.01%) Google Cloud Platform
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.04%) Internet
2 8 (4.02%) Broadband
2 8 (4.02%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (2.51%) Firewall
3 5 (2.51%) MPLS
4 3 (1.51%) WAN
4 3 (1.51%) OSPF
4 3 (1.51%) BGP
5 2 (1.01%) VLAN
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (1.01%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.01%) RTP
5 2 (1.01%) SS7
5 2 (1.01%) CTI
6 1 (0.50%) VoIP
6 1 (0.50%) HTTP
6 1 (0.50%) VPN
6 1 (0.50%) IPsec
6 1 (0.50%) Wireless
6 1 (0.50%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (8.54%) Big Data
2 16 (8.04%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (6.53%) Hadoop
4 10 (5.03%) NoSQL
5 9 (4.52%) SQL Server
6 7 (3.52%) MongoDB
7 5 (2.51%) Sqoop
7 5 (2.51%) Apache Hive
8 4 (2.01%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.01%) RDBMS
8 4 (2.01%) Relational Database
8 4 (2.01%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 2 (1.01%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.50%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.50%) Oracle Reports
10 1 (0.50%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 5 (2.51%) Visual Studio
General
1 83 (41.71%) Finance
2 57 (28.64%) Banking
3 51 (25.63%) Retail
4 24 (12.06%) Telecoms
5 21 (10.55%) Marketing
6 9 (4.52%) Local Government
7 6 (3.02%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.51%) Mandarin Language
8 5 (2.51%) Cantonese Language
8 5 (2.51%) German Language
9 3 (1.51%) Investment Banking
9 3 (1.51%) International Banking
10 1 (0.50%) Games
10 1 (0.50%) Legal
10 1 (0.50%) Billing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 49 (24.62%) Middleware
2 42 (21.11%) Oracle Fusion
3 20 (10.05%) .NET
4 13 (6.53%) Web Services
5 10 (5.03%) React
6 9 (4.52%) Ajax
7 8 (4.02%) CSS
8 7 (3.52%) ASP.NET
9 6 (3.02%) HTML5
9 6 (3.02%) HTML
9 6 (3.02%) AngularJS
10 5 (2.51%) CSS3
10 5 (2.51%) KnockoutJS
10 5 (2.51%) Backbone.js
10 5 (2.51%) LAMP
10 5 (2.51%) Symfony
10 5 (2.51%) RESTful
11 4 (2.01%) Java EE
11 4 (2.01%) OpenID
11 4 (2.01%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 42 (21.11%) Data Integration
2 28 (14.07%) Computer Science
3 16 (8.04%) Data Centre
4 14 (7.04%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.03%) Internet of Things
6 7 (3.52%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.51%) Machine to Machine
7 5 (2.51%) User Experience
8 4 (2.01%) FMCG
8 4 (2.01%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.51%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.51%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.01%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.01%) IVR
10 2 (1.01%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.01%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.50%) Algorithms
11 1 (0.50%) Clustering
11 1 (0.50%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.50%) SWIFT
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.03%) Windows
2 9 (4.52%) Linux
3 4 (2.01%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 73 (36.68%) Agile Software Development
2 69 (34.67%) TOGAF
3 62 (31.16%) SOA
4 61 (30.65%) Zachman Framework
5 44 (22.11%) Open Source
6 25 (12.56%) UML
7 21 (10.55%) Data Architecture
8 19 (9.55%) Scrum
8 19 (9.55%) Capacity Planning
9 18 (9.05%) Data Modelling
10 17 (8.54%) Performance Tuning
10 17 (8.54%) SDLC
11 15 (7.54%) E-Commerce
12 14 (7.04%) Business Development
12 14 (7.04%) MVC
13 13 (6.53%) Logical Data Model
13 13 (6.53%) Enterprise Architecture
14 12 (6.03%) Stakeholder Engagement
14 12 (6.03%) Line Management
15 11 (5.53%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 65 (32.66%) Java
2 18 (9.05%) JavaScript
3 14 (7.04%) PHP
4 13 (6.53%) Python
5 12 (6.03%) C#
6 6 (3.02%) R
7 4 (2.01%) C
8 3 (1.51%) Ruby
9 2 (1.01%) Erlang
9 2 (1.01%) MATLAB
10 1 (0.50%) Groovy
10 1 (0.50%) Scala
Qualifications
1 36 (18.09%) Degree
2 15 (7.54%) Security Cleared
3 6 (3.02%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.01%) MCITP
4 4 (2.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.01%) MCDBA
4 4 (2.01%) MCP
4 4 (2.01%) MCSD
5 3 (1.51%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.01%) CCSE
6 2 (1.01%) JNCIP
6 2 (1.01%) JNCIE
6 2 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
6 2 (1.01%) CCSA
6 2 (1.01%) CCIE
6 2 (1.01%) CCNP
6 2 (1.01%) CCNA
6 2 (1.01%) CCDA
6 2 (1.01%) CCDP
7 1 (0.50%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.03%) QA
2 10 (5.03%) COBIT
3 4 (2.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.02%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (2.51%) Apache Flume
3 3 (1.51%) Firmware
4 1 (0.50%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.50%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.50%) Ansible
1 1 (0.50%) Salt
1 1 (0.50%) Puppet
Vendors
1 70 (35.18%) Oracle
2 29 (14.57%) Microsoft
3 14 (7.04%) SAP
4 6 (3.02%) VMware
4 6 (3.02%) IBM
5 5 (2.51%) Facebook
5 5 (2.51%) Cisco
6 4 (2.01%) JDA
6 4 (2.01%) Twitter
7 3 (1.51%) Cognos
7 3 (1.51%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.01%) Google
8 2 (1.01%) Pega
8 2 (1.01%) CheckPoint
8 2 (1.01%) Avaya
8 2 (1.01%) Juniper
8 2 (1.01%) Amdocs
8 2 (1.01%) F5
9 1 (0.50%) SaltStack
9 1 (0.50%) Citrix
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