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

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Principal Architect
Rank 756 832 838
Rank change year-on-year
+76 +6
Permanent jobs requiring a Principal Architect 113 59 28
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.053% 0.027%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.12% 0.056% 0.029%
Number of salaries quoted 65 49 20
Average salary £70,000 £70,000 £95,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
90% offered a salary of more than £55,000 £60,200 £75,000
10% offered a salary of more than £100,000 £100,000 £98,750
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
97192 104489 96781
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in England 94.68% 94.61% 94.71%
Number of salaries quoted 80393 85908 81520
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 £27,500 £27,000
10% offered a salary of more than £70,000 £67,500 £70,000
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £40,000 £37,500
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%

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 6 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 6 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 +63 67 £55,000 -35.29% 3
South East +29 36 £85,000 +37.09%
South West -3 6 £52,500 -25.00% 2
East of England - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 - -
Principal Architect
UK

Principal Architect
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 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 78 (41.71%) Finance
2 71 (37.97%) TOGAF
3 67 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
4 62 (33.16%) Zachman Framework
5 61 (32.62%) Oracle
5 61 (32.62%) SOA
6 55 (29.41%) Java
7 54 (28.88%) Banking
8 45 (24.06%) Retail
8 45 (24.06%) Middleware
9 41 (21.93%) Open Source
10 37 (19.79%) Oracle Fusion
10 37 (19.79%) Data Integration
11 35 (18.72%) Degree
12 27 (14.44%) Computer Science
13 25 (13.37%) Telecoms
13 25 (13.37%) UML
14 24 (12.83%) Microsoft
15 20 (10.70%) Scrum
16 19 (10.16%) Marketing
16 19 (10.16%) Data Architecture
17 18 (9.63%) Data Modelling
18 17 (9.09%) .NET
18 17 (9.09%) Big Data
19 16 (8.56%) Internet
19 16 (8.56%) Security Cleared
19 16 (8.56%) Capacity Planning
20 15 (8.02%) SAP
20 15 (8.02%) ITIL
20 15 (8.02%) Data Warehouse

Principal Architect
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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 (7.49%) OpenStack
2 5 (2.67%) WebLogic
3 4 (2.14%) SharePoint
3 4 (2.14%) SharePoint Server
3 4 (2.14%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (1.60%) Apache Spark
4 3 (1.60%) Apache Pig
4 3 (1.60%) Node.js
4 3 (1.60%) IIS
4 3 (1.60%) Apache
5 2 (1.07%) CMS
5 2 (1.07%) Lync
5 2 (1.07%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.53%) Mule
6 1 (0.53%) Mule ESB
Applications
1 11 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 4 (2.14%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.53%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 11 (5.88%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (4.81%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (4.81%) Cloud Computing
3 5 (2.67%) IaaS
4 4 (2.14%) Office 365
5 3 (1.60%) PaaS
6 2 (1.07%) Google Cloud Platform
6 2 (1.07%) Amazon EC2
6 2 (1.07%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 16 (8.56%) Internet
2 8 (4.28%) Broadband
2 8 (4.28%) Software-Defined Networking
3 5 (2.67%) Firewall
3 5 (2.67%) MPLS
4 3 (1.60%) OSPF
4 3 (1.60%) BGP
4 3 (1.60%) WAN
5 2 (1.07%) RTP
5 2 (1.07%) SS7
5 2 (1.07%) Cisco ICM
5 2 (1.07%) VLAN
5 2 (1.07%) Cisco ASA
5 2 (1.07%) CTI
6 1 (0.53%) Wireless
6 1 (0.53%) IPsec
6 1 (0.53%) TACACS
6 1 (0.53%) HTTP
6 1 (0.53%) VPN
6 1 (0.53%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (9.09%) Big Data
2 15 (8.02%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (6.95%) Hadoop
4 9 (4.81%) SQL Server
5 8 (4.28%) NoSQL
6 5 (2.67%) MongoDB
7 4 (2.14%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.60%) Sqoop
8 3 (1.60%) Apache Hive
9 2 (1.07%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.07%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.07%) Oracle Database
9 2 (1.07%) Relational Database
10 1 (0.53%) Amazon DynamoDB
10 1 (0.53%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (1.60%) Visual Studio
General
1 78 (41.71%) Finance
2 54 (28.88%) Banking
3 45 (24.06%) Retail
4 25 (13.37%) Telecoms
5 19 (10.16%) Marketing
6 9 (4.81%) Local Government
7 6 (3.21%) Manufacturing
8 5 (2.67%) International Banking
8 5 (2.67%) Investment Banking
8 5 (2.67%) Mandarin Language
8 5 (2.67%) Cantonese Language
8 5 (2.67%) German Language
9 1 (0.53%) Games
9 1 (0.53%) Legal
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 45 (24.06%) Middleware
2 37 (19.79%) Oracle Fusion
3 17 (9.09%) .NET
4 11 (5.88%) Web Services
5 7 (3.74%) Ajax
5 7 (3.74%) ASP.NET
6 6 (3.21%) CSS
6 6 (3.21%) React
7 4 (2.14%) AngularJS
7 4 (2.14%) HTML
7 4 (2.14%) ADO.NET
7 4 (2.14%) XSLT
7 4 (2.14%) WCF
7 4 (2.14%) WPF
7 4 (2.14%) WF
7 4 (2.14%) Silverlight
7 4 (2.14%) HTML5
7 4 (2.14%) CAML
8 3 (1.60%) Java EE
8 3 (1.60%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 41 (21.93%) Open Source
2 37 (19.79%) Data Integration
3 27 (14.44%) Computer Science
4 11 (5.88%) Management Information System
5 10 (5.35%) Internet of Things
6 7 (3.74%) Mainframe
7 5 (2.67%) Client/Server
7 5 (2.67%) Machine to Machine
7 5 (2.67%) Data Structures
8 4 (2.14%) Visualisation
9 3 (1.60%) User Experience
9 3 (1.60%) Analytical Skills
9 3 (1.60%) FMCG
10 2 (1.07%) Social Media
10 2 (1.07%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.07%) Grid Computing
10 2 (1.07%) IVR
11 1 (0.53%) Cryptography
11 1 (0.53%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.53%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 10 (5.35%) Windows
2 7 (3.74%) Linux
3 2 (1.07%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (37.97%) TOGAF
2 67 (35.83%) Agile Software Development
3 62 (33.16%) Zachman Framework
4 61 (32.62%) SOA
5 25 (13.37%) UML
6 20 (10.70%) Scrum
7 19 (10.16%) Data Architecture
8 18 (9.63%) Data Modelling
9 16 (8.56%) Capacity Planning
10 15 (8.02%) ITIL
11 14 (7.49%) Performance Tuning
12 13 (6.95%) Stakeholder Engagement
12 13 (6.95%) Business Development
13 12 (6.42%) E-Commerce
13 12 (6.42%) Logical Data Model
14 11 (5.88%) Software Engineering
15 10 (5.35%) MVC
16 9 (4.81%) TDD
16 9 (4.81%) SysML
16 9 (4.81%) Enterprise Architecture
Programming Languages
1 55 (29.41%) Java
2 14 (7.49%) JavaScript
3 10 (5.35%) PHP
3 10 (5.35%) Python
3 10 (5.35%) C#
4 5 (2.67%) R
5 3 (1.60%) Ruby
6 2 (1.07%) Erlang
6 2 (1.07%) MATLAB
6 2 (1.07%) C
7 1 (0.53%) Groovy
7 1 (0.53%) Scala
Qualifications
1 35 (18.72%) Degree
2 16 (8.56%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.74%) SC Cleared
4 4 (2.14%) DV Cleared
4 4 (2.14%) MCITP
4 4 (2.14%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (2.14%) MCP
4 4 (2.14%) MCSD
4 4 (2.14%) MCDBA
5 2 (1.07%) CCIE
5 2 (1.07%) CCNP
5 2 (1.07%) CCNA
5 2 (1.07%) CCDA
5 2 (1.07%) CCDP
5 2 (1.07%) CCSA
5 2 (1.07%) CCSE
5 2 (1.07%) JNCIP
5 2 (1.07%) JNCIE
5 2 (1.07%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.53%) MBCS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.42%) COBIT
2 6 (3.21%) QA
3 5 (2.67%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.53%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (3.21%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (1.60%) Apache Flume
2 3 (1.60%) Firmware
3 1 (0.53%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (0.53%) Puppet
1 1 (0.53%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (0.53%) Ansible
1 1 (0.53%) Salt
Vendors
1 61 (32.62%) Oracle
2 24 (12.83%) Microsoft
3 15 (8.02%) SAP
4 6 (3.21%) VMware
5 5 (2.67%) Cognos
5 5 (2.67%) Cisco
5 5 (2.67%) IBM
6 3 (1.60%) JDA
6 3 (1.60%) Facebook
7 2 (1.07%) Twitter
7 2 (1.07%) Google
7 2 (1.07%) F5
7 2 (1.07%) CheckPoint
7 2 (1.07%) Avaya
7 2 (1.07%) Juniper
8 1 (0.53%) Citrix
8 1 (0.53%) GoldenSource
8 1 (0.53%) SaltStack
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