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 21 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
21 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Principal Architect
Rank 790 844 820
Rank change year-on-year
+54 -24
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 87 17 48
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.081% 0.016% 0.046%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.086% 0.017% 0.048%
Number of salaries quoted 76 13 43
Average salary £77,500 £82,500 £75,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
-6.06% +10.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £77,500 £60,000
10% offered a salary of more than £112,500 £98,500 £85,000
UK excluding London average salary £82,500 £50,000 £67,500
% change year-on-year
+65.00% -25.92%
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
101161 97875 99028
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.55% 94.69% 95.23%
Number of salaries quoted 84490 81487 85365
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 £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 £38,500
% 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 21 November 2014.

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 21 November 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 +33 57 £75,000 -10.44% 1
South East -6 11 £82,500 +3.12% 1
East of England - 10 £85,000 -
West Midlands +4 4 - -
North West -17 4 £78,750 -
Yorkshire - 2 £79,250 -
East Midlands - 1 £77,500 - 2
Principal Architect
UK

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 57 (40.43%) TOGAF
2 48 (34.04%) Finance
3 43 (30.50%) Zachman Framework
4 41 (29.08%) Banking
5 38 (26.95%) SOA
6 35 (24.82%) Middleware
7 29 (20.57%) Oracle
7 29 (20.57%) Retail
8 26 (18.44%) Java
8 26 (18.44%) Data Integration
9 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
10 20 (14.18%) Oracle Fusion
10 20 (14.18%) Degree
11 17 (12.06%) Computer Science
11 17 (12.06%) E-Commerce
12 16 (11.35%) Telecoms
13 14 (9.93%) Marketing
13 14 (9.93%) Broadband
14 13 (9.22%) Enterprise Architecture
15 12 (8.51%) Security Cleared
15 12 (8.51%) Data Architecture
15 12 (8.51%) Open Source
16 10 (7.09%) Network Management
16 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
16 10 (7.09%) Data Management
16 10 (7.09%) Internet
16 10 (7.09%) SAP
17 9 (6.38%) ERP
17 9 (6.38%) Investment Banking
17 9 (6.38%) Software Engineering

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 21 November 2014, 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 9 (6.38%) OpenStack
2 3 (2.13%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.42%) MS Exchange
3 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2013
3 2 (1.42%) Lync
3 2 (1.42%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.71%) Oracle HTTP Server
4 1 (0.71%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.71%) IIS
4 1 (0.71%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (3.55%) TargetLink
2 2 (1.42%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.71%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (2.13%) SAP ERP
1 3 (2.13%) Magento
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (0.71%) Oracle EBS R12
Cloud Services
1 8 (5.67%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.13%) IaaS
3 2 (1.42%) SaaS
3 2 (1.42%) PaaS
4 1 (0.71%) Office 365
4 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (9.93%) Broadband
2 10 (7.09%) Internet
3 2 (1.42%) MPLS
3 2 (1.42%) OSPF
3 2 (1.42%) BGP
3 2 (1.42%) RIP
3 2 (1.42%) VPN
3 2 (1.42%) xDSL
4 1 (0.71%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.71%) SAN
4 1 (0.71%) Wireless
4 1 (0.71%) LAN
4 1 (0.71%) WAN
4 1 (0.71%) Ethernet
4 1 (0.71%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (3.55%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (2.84%) Big Data
3 3 (2.13%) MySQL
4 1 (0.71%) SQL Server
4 1 (0.71%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 3 (2.13%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.71%) Ant
General
1 48 (34.04%) Finance
2 41 (29.08%) Banking
3 29 (20.57%) Retail
4 16 (11.35%) Telecoms
5 14 (9.93%) Marketing
6 9 (6.38%) Investment Banking
7 7 (4.96%) Electronics
8 6 (4.26%) International Banking
9 5 (3.55%) Automotive
10 4 (2.84%) Multimedia
10 4 (2.84%) Billing
11 3 (2.13%) Back Office
12 2 (1.42%) Military
13 1 (0.71%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.71%) Manufacturing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 35 (24.82%) Middleware
2 20 (14.18%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (2.13%) .NET
4 2 (1.42%) Java EE
5 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (0.71%) J2EE
5 1 (0.71%) ASP.NET
5 1 (0.71%) XML
5 1 (0.71%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 26 (18.44%) Data Integration
2 17 (12.06%) Computer Science
3 12 (8.51%) Open Source
4 8 (5.67%) Management Information System
5 7 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (4.26%) Data Structures
6 6 (4.26%) Client/Server
6 6 (4.26%) Mainframe
7 5 (3.55%) Mathematics
7 5 (3.55%) Physics
8 4 (2.84%) DTV
8 4 (2.84%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (2.13%) Social Media
9 3 (2.13%) Kindle
10 2 (1.42%) SWIFT
10 2 (1.42%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.42%) Human Factors
11 1 (0.71%) Ergonomics
11 1 (0.71%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 2 (1.42%) UNIX
1 2 (1.42%) Windows
2 1 (0.71%) Solaris
2 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (0.71%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (40.43%) TOGAF
2 43 (30.50%) Zachman Framework
3 38 (26.95%) SOA
4 25 (17.73%) Agile Software Development
5 17 (12.06%) E-Commerce
6 13 (9.22%) Enterprise Architecture
7 12 (8.51%) Data Architecture
8 10 (7.09%) Network Management
8 10 (7.09%) Data Management
9 9 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
9 9 (6.38%) ERP
9 9 (6.38%) Software Engineering
9 9 (6.38%) Mentoring
10 8 (5.67%) Security Architecture
10 8 (5.67%) Line Management
10 8 (5.67%) Network Design
11 7 (4.96%) Data Modelling
11 7 (4.96%) Service Delivery
11 7 (4.96%) Business Intelligence
11 7 (4.96%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (18.44%) Java
2 5 (3.55%) C
2 5 (3.55%) Embedded C
3 2 (1.42%) C#
4 1 (0.71%) Python
4 1 (0.71%) Shell Script
4 1 (0.71%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
Qualifications
1 20 (14.18%) Degree
2 12 (8.51%) Security Cleared
3 10 (7.09%) SC Cleared
4 6 (4.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.42%) CITP
5 2 (1.42%) MBCS
6 1 (0.71%) MCSE
6 1 (0.71%) MCSA
6 1 (0.71%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.71%) MCTS
6 1 (0.71%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (2.13%) COBIT
2 3 (2.13%) ISO 9001
3 1 (0.71%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.42%) Hyper-V
2 1 (0.71%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 29 (20.57%) Oracle
2 10 (7.09%) SAP
3 4 (2.84%) Cognos
3 4 (2.84%) RedPrairie
4 3 (2.13%) Tableau
4 3 (2.13%) Microsoft
5 1 (0.71%) Ericsson
5 1 (0.71%) Retek
5 1 (0.71%) VMware
5 1 (0.71%) Huawei
5 1 (0.71%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 1 (0.71%) IBM
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